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Board unanimously approves Utah air quality improvement plan

12/07/2013 9:33am
A plan seven years in the making to improve the state's air quality received unanimous approval from the Utah Air Quality Board on Wednesday.

Budding chocolate industry may put Utah on map

12/07/2013 10:47am
Davis Artisan Chocolate is among the fine chocolate companies in Utah that just might put the state on the industry map, said Matt Caputo, chocolate expert and Tony Caputo's director of marketing.

Angel Tree campaign benefits abused, at-risk youths

12/07/2013 11:23am
Hundreds of abused, neglected and at-risk children and teens will be receiving something special for Christmas this year, thanks to the ninth annual Youth Services Angel Tree campaign.

How (and why) to be the meanest mom in the world

12/07/2013 11:34am
When your kids tell you you're mean, take it as a compliment. The rising generation have been called the laziest, rudest, most entitled kids in history. Don't give up. They may think you're mean now, but they'll thank you later.

Fertility drugs lead to more big multiple births

12/07/2013 12:02pm
Triplets-and-more increasingly are the result of drugs given to women to make them produce eggs — not from using multiple embryos from IVF, or lab-dish fertilization, new research shows.

Logan hydropower project exposes need for regulation reform

12/07/2013 12:55pm
Installing a micro-hydropower turbine to generate electricity by water already flowing down Logan Canyon ended up costing the city more than it bargained for, because the regulatory process was frustrating and onerous.

Delivery of 3 major Utah newspapers delayed

12/07/2013 4:48pm
An unprecedented problem is to blame for subscribers of the Deseret News, The Salt Lake Tribune and the Daily Herald not seeing their Saturday newspapers on time. Sunday delivery should be on-time, however.

Magna mom charged with abuse after allegedly getting 13-year-old son drunk

12/07/2013 4:52pm
A Magna woman was charged Friday with felony child abuse after allegedly giving her 13-year-old son enough alcohol to cause him to pass out.

Swallow investigators find more data missing, plan public meeting

12/07/2013 5:07pm
As the Utah House committee looking into now former Attorney General John Swallow started wrapping up its work, investigators discovered another missing electronic data device this past week. Additionally, the committee voted unanimously to share all their findings with the public.

US vet Merrill Newman, 85, home from North Korea

12/07/2013 5:59pm
A tired but smiling 85-year-old U.S. veteran detained in North Korea for several weeks returned home Saturday to applause from supporters, yellow ribbons tied to pillars outside his home and the warm embrace of his family.

Dylan's electric guitar sells for nearly $1M

12/07/2013 6:12pm
On Friday, the Fender Stratocaster that Dylan plugged in at the festival sold for nearly $1 million — the highest price ever paid for a guitar at auction.

Officers, crew of USS Utah honored at State Capitol ceremony

12/07/2013 6:55pm
On the 72nd anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, a memorial ceremony in Utah Saturday honored the officers and crew of the Battleship Utah that was bombed that day.

Victim's mother: Why 'evil did not win' at Sandy Hook

12/07/2013 7:38pm
Next week will mark the one-year anniversary of the deadly shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School. To mark the event, Emilee Parker's mother is sharing how she and her family are working to honoring her daughter's memory through giving to others.

Tooele students represent Utah in Pearl Harbor Parade

12/07/2013 9:12pm
Lots of ceremonies and events took place in Hawaii Saturday, as the nation remembered the attacks on Pearl Harbor. Tooele High School's marching band was among those invited to participate in the commemoration events.

Roy man completes cycling journey of thanks

12/07/2013 10:41pm
A man who began a journey to bike across America earlier this year, as a way of saying thank you to those who had saved his life, is back home in Utah. Although there were several obstacles along the way, Bob Quick reached his goal this past week.

Cousins leads Kings past Jazz 112-102 in OT

12/07/2013 10:46pm
The Jazz fought for a lead in the fourth, but it slipped and fell in overtime, 112-102.

St. George shut down by snow; roads dicey in northern Utah

12/07/2013 11:06pm
St. George got a rare glimpse of falling snow Saturday — enough that much of the city has been forced to shut down and wait out the storm. In the north, UHP troopers reported over 150 traffic accidents in Utah, Weber and Davis counties.

RSL loses MLS Cup to Sporting Kansas City in penalty kicks

12/07/2013 11:17pm
Real Salt Lake and Sporting Kansas City battled it out on the pitch for a 90- minute regulation, 30-minute extra time and two rounds of five penalty kicks for each side in which the East victors, Sporting Kansas City, grabbed the MLS Cup trophy.