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Sunday Edition: Count My Vote initiative

07/28/2013 9:00am
A closer look at the Count My Vote initiative. Plus, see how a group of recovering addicts inspired an ultramarathon runner. And, hear Doug Wright's opinion on why Utah needs to change the date of the summer primary.

Alleged cat killing 'unfounded,' Ogden police say

07/28/2013 9:54am
An alleged case of animal cruelty involving the killing of a cat has been determined to be unfounded by Ogden police.

Oil spill cleanup in North Logan continues

07/28/2013 10:29am
Cleanup of an oil spill continued Sunday along a canal in the North Logan/Hyde Park area.

Utah 'sparingly tracks' released prisoners using ankle monitors

07/28/2013 11:45am
The state of Utah only sparingly tracks released prisoners using electronic ankle monitors.

Weiner's campaign manager in NY mayoral race quits

07/28/2013 12:58pm
Anthony Weiner vowed to stay in the race for New York City mayor Sunday despite the loss of his campaign manager and the drumbeat of critics questioning his fitness for public office.

Man arrested after meth, bath salts found near elementary school, daycare

07/28/2013 1:33pm
A variety of drugs were discovered in a house near a daycare and elementary school last week after a man with a prior drug conviction tested positive for meth.

Monthlong events celebrate 'Neighborhood Night' in West Valley City

07/28/2013 4:14pm
West Valley City celebrates 30 years of National Night Out Against Crime with monthlong events.

Mysterious giant magnet attracts rock-star status

07/28/2013 4:22pm
It skipped tolls. It had a Twitter hashtag and a GPS tracker. It even posed for photos with groupies.

Spanish train crash driver charged provisionally

07/28/2013 5:13pm
The driver of a Spanish train that derailed at high speed killing 79 people was provisionally charged Sunday with multiple cases of negligent homicide.

11-year-old critical after falling hundreds of feet near Bridal Veil Falls

07/28/2013 6:18pm
An 11-year-old Orem boy is in critical condition Sunday afternoon after he fell over 200 feet just east of the popular Bridal Veil Falls in Provo Canyon.

Westminster College is great place to work, education news service says

07/28/2013 6:48pm
Westminster College has been named as a 2013 "Great College to Work For" by the Chronicle of Higher Education.

Pope draws 3 million to Mass as Brazil trip closes

07/28/2013 6:51pm
Pope Francis' historic trip to his home continent ended Sunday after a marathon weeklong visit to Brazil that drew millions of people onto the sands of Rio de Janeiro's iconic Copacabana beach and appeared to reinvigorate the clergy and faithful alike in the world's largest Catholic country.

Exclusive: Signs of declining economic security

07/28/2013 7:38pm
Four out of 5 U.S. adults struggle with joblessness, near-poverty or reliance on welfare for at least parts of their lives, a sign of deteriorating economic security and an elusive American dream.

10 tips on exercising through pregnancy

07/28/2013 7:48pm
Weight gain during pregnancy is inevitable. However, there are ways that women can reduce the amount of weight that they gain.

US says Israeli-Palestinian talks to start Monday

07/28/2013 8:33pm
Israeli and Palestinian negotiators will resume long-stalled direct peace talks on Monday following six months of frenetic shuttle diplomacy by Secretary of State John Kerry.

Storms cause damage throughout Utah; cleanup begins after flooding

07/28/2013 9:20pm
Heavy rains caused flooding and mudslides in several parts of the state Saturday and Sunday.

Rescuers say 37 dead in Italy bus plunge

07/28/2013 10:39pm
A tour bus filled with Italians returning home after an excursion plunged off a highway into a ravine in southern Italy on Sunday night after it had smashed into several cars that were slowed by heavy traffic, killing at least 37 people, said police and rescuers.

Police: $53 million in jewels stolen in Cannes

07/28/2013 10:50pm
A staggering 40 million euro ($53 million) worth of diamonds and other jewels was stolen Sunday from the Carlton Intercontinental Hotel in Cannes, in one of Europe's biggest jewelry heists in recent years, police said. One expert noted the crime follows recent jail escapes by members of the notorious "Pink Panther" jewel thief gang.