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Advice for caregivers: Take care of yourself, too

12/17/2012 7:57am
Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's or dementia is a highly demanding job. Health care professionals say too many people who do it are so focused on caring for their loved one that they're not taking care of themselves.

Rep. Chaffetz calls for discussion on mental illness and guns

12/17/2012 8:20am
"I think we absolutely should talk about the intersection of a lethal weapon and how it relates to mental health," Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz said this weekend.

9 soldiers welcomed home from Afghanistan

12/17/2012 9:09am
It's the kind of homecoming that never gets old. Nine soldiers from the U.S. Army 405th Civil Affairs Battalion returned from Afghanistan Sunday.

Immersion programs win international honors for Utah schools

12/17/2012 9:51am
Some educators in Utah are getting recognition on an international level. They were recently honored by the French government for their dual-immersion language programs.

Starlit, Mango top unusual names of 2012

12/17/2012 11:54am
Utah is no stranger to unusual names. The Baby Center released its list of 2012's unusual names earlier this week and the picks are worthy of their own Utah Names video

2 seriously injured in U. industrial accident

12/17/2012 12:06pm
Three people were injured Monday morning in an industrial accident at the University of Utah.

Shurtleff will take job with international law firm

12/17/2012 3:54pm
Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff intends to work for an international law firm in Washington, D.C., after he leaves office in January.

Bomb scare follows bank robbery in Salt Lake City

12/17/2012 4:34pm
A robbery turned into a bomb scare at a Salt Lake City bank Monday.

Discredited trooper testifies in DUI case despite controversy

12/17/2012 5:08pm
Embattled former Utah Highway Patrol trooper Lisa Steed was scheduled to testify Monday in a DUI arrest she made, even though she is no longer a trooper and some of her cases have been thrown out.

Police: Victims in Sandy house fire were shot

12/17/2012 5:10pm
Investigators say two people found dead in a burned bedroom Friday were shot and detectives are now treating the case as a double homicide.

Utahn's Christmas challenge helping preemie babies around the world

12/17/2012 5:41pm
A Kaysville woman is rallying people around the world to crochet hats for babies born premature. The project is her Christmas gift to families who might be going through a difficult time with their brand new babies being cared for in neonatal intensive care units.

Utah casts its 6 electoral votes for Romney

12/17/2012 5:56pm
Six Utah presidential electors cast their ballots Monday for Mitt Romney, who beat President Barack Obama in the state's general election but lost his bid for the White House.

Police: Man robbed Macey's pharmacy of Oxycodone

12/17/2012 7:07pm
A man has been arrested after robbing a grocery store pharmacy of Oxycodone.

Utah politicians weigh in on gun debate

12/17/2012 7:52pm
The horror of last week's shootings has the public demanding some sort of action, and elected officials are scrambling to figure out that action might be. So far though, there appears to be very few clear answers.

Video of police shooting woman in face released as woman appears in court

12/17/2012 7:53pm
Dramatic video has been released showing a Morgan County Sheriff's deputy shooting a woman in the face after a high speed chase. The injured woman survived the shooting and made her first appearance in court Monday morning.

'I am Adam Lanza's Mother' resonates with parents of mentally ill kids

12/17/2012 8:01pm
The tragedy in Connecticut has sparked fear with parents of children diagnosed with mental illness. They worry that their child might commit a violent crime.

Heber engineering company scans and conquers

12/17/2012 8:08pm
An archeological dig, a traffic accident, a pipeline and a building renovation – what do they all have in common? Turns out, each have ties to a small engineering firm in Heber City.

Defense wants MacNeill murder case dismissed

12/17/2012 8:24pm
Attorneys for a Pleasant Grove doctor charged with murdering his wife filed a motion Monday to dismiss the case.

Stabbing victim's family disappointed with probation sentence

12/17/2012 8:32pm
Two of the men involved in the fatal stabbing death of Michael Workman apologized to his family in court today, as a judge sentenced them to probation.

11-year-old will face charges for bringing gun to Kearns school

12/17/2012 10:34pm
An 11-year-old boy who brought a gun to a West Kearns Elementary School Monday is facing criminal charges after allegedly threatening a classmate. The boy told administrators he did it to protect himself in case a school shooting similar to the massacre in Newtown, Conn., happened at his school.

As little girl's funeral is planned, friends prepare to welcome grieving family home

12/17/2012 10:36pm
A funeral for a young girl who was among the 20 schoolchildren killed Friday in a shooting rampage at a Connecticut elementary school has been tentatively scheduled for Saturday in Ogden. Friends gathered Monday to tie pink ribbons throughout the city in anticipation of the family's arrival.

Neighbors save disabled man from burning home

12/17/2012 10:37pm
Two men are safe after neighbors pulled one of the men from a burning house Monday night.

UDOT ready for big storm — and ensuing price tag

12/17/2012 10:43pm
With few big storms this winter, the Utah Department of Transportation has saved money on plowing. That's a good thing, because a storm like the one that began Monday night could ring up nearly $1 million in snow removal.

Lone Peak basketball now ranked No. 1 in nation

12/17/2012 11:59pm
Dave McCann sits down with the coach and players of Utah's hottest high school basketball team as they prepare to head out for a national tournament.

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