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20 breathtaking photos for Space Exploration Day

07/20/2014 10:31am
Sunday marks the 45th anniversary of the day man first set foot on the moon.

High school football: Top 25 preseason rankings

07/20/2014 10:54am
A look at the top 25 preseason rankings of Utah's high school football teams.

Report: Utah car insurance increases 89 percent when adding teens

07/20/2014 11:13am
Car insurance costs 89 percent more after Utah couples add a teen driver to their policy, according to a new report. That's tied for the 15th-highest increase in the country.

Film, TV legend James Garner, reluctant hero, dies

07/20/2014 12:41pm
Actor James Garner, whose whimsical style in the 1950s TV Western "Maverick" led to a stellar career in TV and films such as "The Rockford Files" and his Oscar-nominated "Murphy's Romance," has died, police said. He was 86.

Northern Ireland teens learn leadership, peacemaking in SLC

07/20/2014 12:51pm
Protestant and Catholic youths from the Ulster Project are wrapping up their time in Utah. They have spent July participating in activities with Salt Lake host teens who help them learn leadership and conflict- resolution skills.

Amazing video: Extreme surfers in the Arctic

07/20/2014 1:44pm
California-based photographer Chris Burkard's latest project is documented in a stunning video collaboration with SmugMug Films, part of a behind-the-scenes series highlighting photographers at work.

Sunday marks 2 years since theater massacre

07/20/2014 3:10pm
On July 20, 2012, a man wearing police-style armor killed 12 people and injured 70 during a midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises" in the Denver suburb of Aurora. James Holmes, a former neuroscience graduate student, pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity in the shootings. His attorneys say he was gripped by a psychotic episode. Here are things to know on the second anniversary Sunday:

Metal pole hits power line, leaves Murray man in critical condition

07/20/2014 5:28pm
A 62-year-old Murray man was hospitalized in critical condition Saturday after a metal pole he was using hit a power line, shocking him.

All lanes on I-15 open after road buckled on Saturday

07/20/2014 5:29pm
Two lanes on I-15 in Bluffdale were closed on Saturday evening as crews fixed the road after it buckled due to heat.

Man shot at least 3 times at SLC apartment party, police say

07/20/2014 5:32pm
A man who was hosting a party at his apartment was shot Saturday night but is now in excellent condition, police said.

Bodies from downed jet piled in boxcars in Ukraine

07/20/2014 5:41pm
Pro-Moscow rebels piled nearly 200 bodies from the downed Malaysian jetliner into four refrigerated boxcars Sunday in eastern Ukraine, and cranes at the crash scene moved big chunks of the Boeing 777, drawing condemnation from Western leaders that the rebels were tampering with the site.

Nev. veteran gets surprise $1K check after robbery

07/20/2014 6:57pm
A 101-year-old veteran in Carson City who was the victim of a home invasion robbery over the Memorial Day weekend has received a $1,000 check during a surprise visit from supporters.

Siblings reunite after 53 years

07/20/2014 7:33pm
After more than 53 years, a Cleveland, Texas man was reunited with his sister thanks to a Facebook connection and a lot of hard work from his wife. Syan Rhodes reports.

For small church, new solar panels represent members' faith

07/20/2014 8:19pm
For one small Episcopal church, new solar panels mean a big difference in its carbon footprint, the community and the congregation's devotion to God.

Lightning-caused fires kept crews in Summit County busy

07/20/2014 10:21pm
Crews dealt with five lightning-caused fires in Summit County on Sunday. One fire burned 120 acres.

Myton fire leaves town landmark in rubble

07/20/2014 10:24pm
A fire ripped through a 70-year-old landmark in Myton, Utah.

Seat belts likely prevented major injuries in head-on collision

07/20/2014 10:37pm
Four people were taken to the hospital after a head-on collision in Logan Canyon on Sunday.

2 killed in plane crash in gorge area of Utah-Arizona border

07/20/2014 11:59pm
An aircraft crashed Sunday in the Virgin River Gorge area of the Utah- Arizona border, according to the Arizona Department of Public Safety.