SALT LAKE CITY — Here are 10 stories you may have missed over the weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.
Faith leaders and members of Utah's congressional delegation on Sunday expressed sympathy and condemned violence against worshippers in Sri Lanka, where Easter bombings at churches and hotels killed more than 200 and injured hundreds more.
A state-required report documenting the health impacts of an accidental release of fluoride concentrate in Sandy said there were 239 cases of human exposure in which people experienced gastrointestinal symptoms such as vomiting and headaches.
University of Utah police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect and vehicle from an attempted sexual assault in the Rice-Eccles Stadium parking lot last weekend.
Community members in suburban Denver marked the 20th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting Saturday with a remembrance ceremony that celebrated the school's survival and by volunteering at shelters, doing neighborhood cleanup projects and laying flowers and cards at a memorial to the 13 people killed.
In terms of popularity, Salt Lake City’s Temple Square is the No. 1 tourist and visitor destination in Utah. Every year, between 3 million and 5 million people visit the site. Experts weighed in on how those numbers might be affected when the temple renovations announced by leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints begin?
The Rockets beat the Jazz 104-101 in Game 3 at Vivint Arena to take a commanding 3-0 lead in the best-of-seven series. No team has ever come back from a 3-0 deficit.
“I have never seen someone so young take ownership of a team, take ownership of his play. Do it with charisma, do it with class. I have never seen that in my 16 years in the NBA.”
With a brace holding his middle fingers together, Albert Rusnak scored a brace while Sam Johnson added a goal for the second-straight match to lift Real Salt Lake to a 3-0 win over FC Cincinnati at Nippert Stadium in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Lo’eau LaBonta scored a goal just 10 minutes into the match, U.S. international Christen Press supplied the assist, and Utah overpowered the visiting Washington Spirit for a 1-0 victory Saturday night in front of an announced crowd of 18,015 at Rio Tinto Stadium.
The Red Rocks placed fourth in the afternoon semifinal with a disappointing season-low 196.725. Moving on to Saturday’s championship is semifinal winner UCLA (197.675) and semifinal runner-up LSU (197.5125). Michigan (197.20) finished third and missed the cut.