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Judge recommends suspension for former prosecutor

07/12/2014 8:20am
A judge has recommended that a former Davis County prosecutor accused of misconduct be suspended from practicing law for seven months, but the decision is on hold pending appeal.

SLC business leaders want to attract millennials

07/12/2014 9:04am
In the 1990s, Salt Lake City was known as a 9-to-5 town that lay dormant on weekends. Now, patio bars buzz on weekend summer evenings and visitors are shopping and dining in greater numbers.

Can heart attack damage be reversed?

07/12/2014 10:24am
Studies involving a handful of patients showed an infusion of stem cells might help rebuild healthy hearts in heart attack survivors.

Fog of war in Benghazi hampered military response

07/12/2014 11:16am
The military might have been able to prevent two of the four U.S. deaths in Benghazi if commanders had known more about the intensity of the sporadic gunfire directed at the CIA installation where Americans had taken refuge and had pressed to get a rescue team there faster, according to senior military leaders.

Effects of domestic violence go beyond individual homes

07/12/2014 11:58am
The mass slayings of a Houston family that helped a relative escape domestic violence demonstrate the ripple effect of interpersonal violence, local advocates say. Help is available 24/7 by calling the Domestic Violence LINKLine: 1-800-897-LINK.

His agenda in gridlock, Obama relishes roadshow

07/12/2014 12:43pm
Welcome to Barack Obama's split-screen presidency. On one side: a confident Obama making campaign-style stops around the country and ridiculing his political opponents to the delight of cheering supporters. On the other side: an increasingly unpopular president hobbled by gridlock on Capitol Hill and a steady stream of vexing foreign policy crises.

West Jordan cancer center announced

07/12/2014 1:51pm
The Jordan Valley Medical Center announced a new cancer treatment center Friday that will keep patients close to home.

Jet diverted to Salt Lake after lightning strike

07/12/2014 3:04pm
A Frontier Airlines official says one of its planes was diverted to Salt Lake City after it was hit by lightning.

Tracy Morgan released from rehab month after crash

07/12/2014 4:48pm
Former "Saturday Night Live" star Tracy Morgan has been released from a rehabilitation facility as he heals from serious injuries he suffered in a car crash that left a fellow comedian dead, his spokesman said Saturday.

Girl whose 6 family members were killed recovering

07/12/2014 6:09pm
A 15-year-old girl suburban Houston girl who survived an attack in which her parents and four younger siblings were killed says she's on the road to recovery.

Motorcycle ride raises money, awareness for homeless veterans

07/12/2014 6:34pm
About 100 bikers raised money and awareness for veteran housing programs Saturday by participating in the Housing Our Heroes motorcycle ride.

WGU grads celebrate with praise from US undersecretary of education

07/12/2014 6:56pm
Western Governors University graduated 5,541 students from all over the country at its 27th semi-annual commencement ceremony in Salt Lake City on Saturday.

Tooele hazmat crews respond to rail car leak near I-80

07/12/2014 7:26pm
Hazmat crews responded to a rail car leaking sulfuric acid near I-80 Saturday morning.

Jazz match offer; Hayward to get $63M, 4-year deal

07/12/2014 7:27pm
The Utah Jazz have matched a four-year, $63 million offer from the Charlotte Hornets to wingman Gordon Hayward.

9-year-old driver backs grandpa's Jeep into neighbor's house

07/12/2014 8:16pm
A house was seriously damaged Saturday when a 9-year-old crashed his grandfather's Jeep through the front window and into the living room.

Smith's store to anchor development at former Cottonwood Mall site

07/12/2014 8:37pm
A new Smith's Food & Drug store will anchor a redevelopment of the former Cottonwood Mall site.

500 new jobs coming to Utah, GOED says

07/12/2014 8:52pm
The Governor's Office of Economic Development announced approval of two tax incentive packages that could bring 500 new jobs to Utah.

Man arrested in lewdness with dog case

07/12/2014 9:50pm
A 65-year-old American Fork man is in jail after being accused of engaging in lewd acts with a dog.

Kittens found covered in glue; investigation underway

07/12/2014 10:35pm
Two kittens were found covered with glue in West Valley City. The male kitten survived, but the female did not. While the glue incident is under investigation, the kitten and his two unaffected siblings are searching for a home.

Crashes injure 2, cause heavy delays on I-15 in Utah County

07/12/2014 10:36pm
A car accident on I-15 in Payson Saturday critically injured two women and forced the closure of the freeway. A second crash near Point of the Mountain also closed southbound I-15, leading to heavy traffic delays in Utah County.

Person injured in 'gang-related' stabbing, police say

07/12/2014 10:57pm
Police are investigating what they believe is a gang-related stabbing that happened in Taylorsville Saturday evening.

Israel troops briefly raid Gaza as offensive rages

07/12/2014 11:16pm
Ignoring international appeals for a cease-fire, Israel widened its range of Gaza bombing targets to civilian institutions with suspected Hamas ties and deployed ground troops inside Gaza for the first time early Sunday to raid a rocket launching site in the Palestinian territory. More than 156 Palestinians have been killed.

Supermoon is here!

07/12/2014 11:27pm
Look! Up in the sky! It's supermoon! Because our celestial neighbor was relatively close to Earth Saturday night, the full moon appeared to be unusually large.