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Strict new Utah A.G. media policy could get employees fired

03/23/2014 10:55am
A sharp directive in the Utah Attorney General's Office warns employees to run all media inquiries through the communications director or face being fired.

ZIP code makes a difference in escaping the impacts of poverty

03/23/2014 11:28am
Utah children in intergenerational poverty face added challenges such as inadequate access to licensed child care, health care and limited employment among parents, a new report by Voices for Utah Children says.

Romney slams Obama for 'faulty judgment' on Russia

03/23/2014 11:50am
Mitt Romney said Sunday that President Barack Obama is naive when it comes to Russia, has shown "faulty judgment" about Moscow's intentions and could have done more to try to deter its annexation of Crimea.

Industries with the largest job openings in Utah

03/23/2014 12:43pm
Here is a list of the top 35 jobs with the most openings in the state of Utah.

Disney inviting 'small world' sing-along videos

03/23/2014 1:27pm
Disney is launching a website to create a global sing-along for "it's a small world" to mark 50 years since the classic attraction opened at the 1964 World's Fair in New York.

Girl in stable condition after being pinned under car on I-15

03/23/2014 3:28pm
12-year-old Fallon Nicholson is now in stable condition after she was pinned underneath a rolled car on Interstate 15 Saturday.

Utah Foundation hopes to grow economy through graduates

03/23/2014 3:53pm
The Utah Foundation held its 69th annual meeting Thursday, examining how partnerships between businesses and educators can strengthen Utah's economy.

Fire damages Utah County home, all 12 occupants unharmed

03/23/2014 5:30pm
An early morning fire caused extensive damage Sunday to a large house near Palmyra in Utah County.

Former Marine fights extreme poverty in unique way

03/23/2014 6:16pm
Former Marine Jake Harriman is on a mission to fight extreme poverty, which kills 1.5 million people every month. His method is to start sustainable businesses in impoverished communities, then turn around and use their profits to help more people.

4 parenting lessons taught by birds

03/23/2014 8:12pm
Springtime is here. My favorite sign that spring is here, is being able to watch the birds, and not for the usual reasons. I like to see what these beautiful creatures can teach me ... about parenting.

Weber State basketball season in review

03/23/2014 8:35pm
Weber State finished with a 19-12 record, but gained national respect for its performance against Arizona.

Washington landslide death toll doubles to 8

03/23/2014 9:53pm
Searchers found five more bodies Sunday in the tangled sludge of a massive landslide in rural Washington state, bringing the death toll to at least eight from the wall of debris that swept through a small riverside neighborhood.

Oil spill cleanup impedes major Texas ship channel

03/23/2014 10:21pm
A barge that once carried some 900,000 gallons of heavy tar-like oil was cleared of its remaining contents Sunday, a day after the vessel collided with a ship in the busy Houston Ship Channel and leaked about a fifth of its cargo into the waterway.

US Navy to preposition black box locator

03/23/2014 10:21pm
Rain was expected to hamper the hunt Monday for debris suspected of being from the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, as the United States prepared to move a specialized device that can locate black boxes into the south Indian Ocean region.

25 years ago a dream caught fire — and died

03/23/2014 10:55pm
Sunday was the 25th anniversary of the "cold fusion" announcement that brought worldwide fame, and eventually embarrassment to the University of Utah.

Cold fusion continues 25 years after announcement

03/23/2014 10:55pm
Twenty five years later, despite the skeptics, cold fusion lingers.

Ogden police capture man suspected of stealing police vehicle

03/23/2014 11:08pm
Ogden police captured a man suspected of stealing an undercover vehicle from another law enforcement agency Sunday.

House fire detected by daughter, no one hurt

03/23/2014 11:09pm
A two-alarm house fire displaced an older couple in West Jordan on Sunday morning.

Shooting at West Valley apartment leaves 1 critical

03/23/2014 11:13pm
A 20-year-old man was in critical condition after he was shot in the head during a fight in an apartment complex Sunday morning.

Body of BASE jumper recovered in Mineral Canyon

03/23/2014 11:14pm
Authorities in Grand County spent Saturday recovering the body of a BASE jumper in the Mineral Canyon area.