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Oslo university rejects mass killer's application

08/07/2013 2:42am
The University of Oslo says it has rejected convicted mass killer Anders Behring Breivik's application for admission to its political science program.

Man shot during home invasion robbery

08/07/2013 7:47am
Police are searching for a man responsible for a brazen home invasion robbery in which one person was shot.

Cardboard officer cuts crime at Mass. subway stop

08/07/2013 8:02am
The burly officer watching over the bike racks at a Boston-area transportation hub is a real stiff.

5 of the absolute best breakfast places in Utah

08/07/2013 8:19am
Breakfast is the most important meal for a day full of achievement and perfection. Especially if you're incredibly cool and eat it for every meal, morning, noon, night, second breakfast, elevensies, brunch, supper and midnight snack.

App helps man, police track his stolen phone

08/07/2013 8:52am
The owner of a phone and wallet that were left behind then stolen helped police track them down thanks to an app.

AP sources: First charges filed in Benghazi attack

08/07/2013 9:38am
The Justice Department has filed the first criminal charges in the deadly attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, two U.S. officials said Tuesday.

Free fix for cracked phone screen is possible, owner finds

08/07/2013 9:47am
If the screen cracks on your brand new cell phone, repairing it might not be covered under the warranty. Still, you might not be out of luck.

St. George man sentenced for raping 2 children

08/07/2013 10:13am
A 30-year-old St. George man convicted of raping two children over a year and a half is headed to prison for at least 50 years.

Opinion: For Congress, some Americans are more equal than others

08/07/2013 10:34am
Under Obamacare, members of Congress and their staffs would join in the insurance exchanges, just like the rest of us. Now, in a move right out of "Animal Farm," Congress may get special treatment from Obamacare's effects on the rest of Americans.

Would you reverse the aging process if you could?

08/07/2013 10:42am
If you could slow, stop or reverse the aging process, would you welcome it? Pew Research Center has been asking Americans, who are largely ambivalent and skeptical, despite medical and technological advances that might one day make it a reality.

Controversy surrounds Muslim author of book about Christ

08/07/2013 11:15am
A new book about the life of Jesus Christ is stirring up controversy, but not because of the book's claims.

5 spots to watch the Tour of Utah

08/07/2013 11:27am
The Tour of Utah started at Brian Head Tuesday, and while you might not be a big enough fan of biking to follow the entire race, watching the world-class cyclists race through portions of Utah is worth the few hours it may take you.

Scientists plan controversial lab-made bird flu

08/07/2013 11:47am
Scientists who sparked an outcry by creating easier-to-spread versions of the bird flu for research purposes want to try such experiments again using a worrisome new strain.

Man who killed 6-year-old while he was a teenager asks for parole

08/07/2013 11:57am
A man convicted of murdering a 6-year-old boy when he was 16, asked this week to be paroled from prison.

Shark mysteriously boards New York subway train

08/07/2013 1:32pm
Anyone who has ridden public transportation anywhere has seen a few things they can't ever un-see. But New York Subway riders encountered something that seems unreal even for New York: a small, dead shark aboard the train.

The Manning brothers make great commercials; Burke gets dunked on

08/07/2013 1:47pm
Eli and Peyton Manning are two of the greatest quarterbacks playing today and might be better at commercials. Trey Burke gets posterized before playing an actual game.

9 middle-aged actors who could play Batman in 'Man of Steel 2'

08/07/2013 2:13pm
Here are nine actors John Clyde and Travis Poppleton mostly disagree on but who would otherwise be great in the next "Man of Steel" movie.

Cleveland house in kidnap, rape case is demolished

08/07/2013 2:25pm
With several swipes from the arm of an excavator and applause from spectators, a house where three women were held captive and raped for a decade was demolished Wednesday, reduced to rubble in less than an hour and a half.

Romney, Sen. Lee at odds over potential government shutdown

08/07/2013 3:05pm
Utah Sen. Mike Lee has openly spoken of his hopes to stop funding the Affordable Care Act with a government shutdown. Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, however, is warning against such an act.

Florida man bitten by shark, punched by monkey (twice), struck by lightning, bitten by snake

08/07/2013 3:51pm
Nature apparently has it out for some people. For instance, Erik Norrie, a man who, in his 40 years on Earth, has had run ins with monkeys, sharks, rattlesnakes and the hammer of Thor himself.

Man burglarized home 4 times while family attended church

08/07/2013 5:21pm
Police arrested a man Monday who they say was involved with "not one but four residential burglaries," at the same home while a family was at church.

Price woman arrested in second pedestrian hit-and-run

08/07/2013 5:50pm
Carbon County sheriff's deputies say Margarita Elena Franco intentionally hit her neighbor with her car on July 15 and again on Aug. 3. Franco has been charged with three felonies and a misdemeanor.

Obama cancels Putin summit amid Snowden tensions

08/07/2013 5:53pm
Already faltering, President Barack Obama's five-year effort to reboot U.S.-Russian relations finally crashed Wednesday, as the White House abruptly canceled his planned face-to-face summit with Russia's Vladimir Putin.

Fugitive flees through attic, onto roof before arrest

08/07/2013 6:37pm
A fugitive with $75,000 in warrants for his arrest led police on an intense foot chase Wednesday morning before he was found hiding behind an air conditioner on a roof.

Wednesday's Child: Trent and Jaide

08/07/2013 6:42pm
The featured Wednesday's Child of the week is a brother and sister who have very different personalities but who have an equal desire for a family.

UTA responds to complaints over delays

08/07/2013 7:06pm
For the last couple of days,UTA has been receiving complaints from passengers about delays around the valley. UTA has recently added more social media employees to answer concerns over delays and line closures.

Rare meteorite fragments on display at Clark Planetarium

08/07/2013 7:13pm
The Clark Planetarium is currently displaying pieces of a shattered meteorite. Upon passage through the earth's atmosphere, the Chelyabinsk meteor broke into millions of pieces. Meteorite enthusiasts converged on the site where the pieces made contact with the ground and Clark Planetarium now has three of those fragments on exhibit.

Is geek the new cool? How to get involved in Utah geek culture

08/07/2013 7:27pm
Are you among the geek elite? It's a lot cooler than you may think. Here you'll find a list of books to get you started as well as Utah conventions and festivals.

Utah cities requesting tax increases to fund new schools, roads

08/07/2013 8:07pm
The Jordan School District has recently requested for an almost $500 million bond to help pay for more schools, but many other cities are also demanding for higher taxes to pay for newer facilities.

Man faces charges after having seizures while driving, killing woman

08/07/2013 8:47pm
A Salt Lake City man who suffered a seizure while driving and crashed into a car, resulting in a woman's death, now faces manslaughter charges.

9 Granger High football players treated for heat exhaustion

08/07/2013 8:52pm
Nine Granger High School football players were transported to area hospitals Wednesday after apparently suffering heat exhaustion at practice.

Unified Fire Authority paramedic charged with prescription fraud

08/07/2013 9:39pm
A paramedic with an 18-year history working for the Unified Fire Authority has been charged with prescription fraud.

Family struck by lightning while driving, films incident

08/07/2013 10:45pm
A family was struck by lightning while driving in their car in southern Utah and they captured the incident on video.

Nevada man advertises home as 'tiny country' to tourists

08/07/2013 11:07pm
If you enter the Republic of Molossia in Dayton, Nevada, be prepared to put up with the whims of a finicky dictator.

Simulation demonstrates dangers of drowsy driving

08/07/2013 11:30pm
The Department of Public Safety teamed up with UDOT to simulate how dangerous drowsy driving can be during a staged demonstration Wednesday evening.

Salt Lake County Jail erroneously releases rape suspect

08/07/2013 11:37pm
Police were searching Wednesday night for a man accused of rape who was erroneously released from Salt Lake County Jail.