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Salt Lake bank robbed at gunpoint

05/18/2013 8:51am
A Chase Bank was robbed Friday afternoon in Salt Lake City.

Utah schools receive $108M to reduce class sizes

05/18/2013 9:07am
Members of the State Office of Education presented their first report to the Education Interim Committee on the use of state class size reduction funds. Under a new law, schools must account and create plans for the use of reduction funds.

Myton students celebrate 100-percent increase in reading levels

05/18/2013 9:25am
In the small Eastern Utah town of Myton, they like to go big, and the community staged a Myton-style celebration for the elementary school students for their reading progress on Friday night.

Man charged with automobile homicide in death of Millcreek jogger

05/18/2013 10:00am
A Holladay man has been charged in the death of jogger who was hit by a car and killed in March.

'Never feed a bear' among safety tips offered by DWR

05/18/2013 11:01am
The state Division of Wildlife Resources is offering safety tips to prevent bears from being attracted to campsites so campers can avoid tragedy this summer.

Mia Love announces 2014 congressional candidacy

05/18/2013 2:55pm
Mia Love announced Saturday her second candidacy for the 4th Congressional District.

More research needed on lowering blood alcohol limit, both sides say

05/18/2013 4:20pm
Sen. John Valentine, the legislator behind most of the recent changes to Utah's liquor laws, said Wednesday it's too soon to say whether he will sponsor a bill next session lowering the blood alcohol level for impaired driving.

Music, people brought together to help man with cerebral palsy

05/18/2013 4:34pm
Skyler always has a CD playing, and he's considered the number one fan of his father's band, Flashbacc. For the 31-year-old man with cerebral palsy, the band is holding a fundraiser to buy him a new wheelchair-accessible van.

Racehorses given second chance on Utah ranches

05/18/2013 5:44pm
For a horse like Orb, the sculpted colt that won the Kentucky Derby, the future holds plenty of promise. But when a racing or breeding career ends, many horses are cast aside without homes to call their own.

Murdock Canal Trail in Provo Canyon opens to public

05/18/2013 5:53pm
Utah's newest trail has opened for foot, bike and horse use.

James Evans elected as new Utah GOP chairman

05/18/2013 6:53pm
Several thousand Republicans convened in Sandy where James Evans was selected as the new leader of the Utah Republican Party at the annual organizing convention Saturday.

Man who shot 'telepathically' threatening neighbor sentenced

05/18/2013 7:04pm
A Centerville man who pleaded guilty but mentally ill to shooting his neighbor was sentenced to prison. He said he believed the neighbor was "telepathically" raping his wife.

Refugee Boy Scout collects soccer balls to donate, help other refugees

05/18/2013 7:22pm
A refugee teenager is using his favorite hobby to give back to the community and earn his Boy Scout Eagle award by collecting and donating soccer balls.

Despite rain, 1,500 ride in all-women's bike event

05/18/2013 7:59pm
More than 1,500 women who were ready to ride in the Goldilocks all-women's bike event in Herriman Saturday morning were faced with a decision because of rainy, cold weather.

Motorcyclist crashes into guardrail, dies of injuries

05/18/2013 8:49pm
A 49-year-old motorcyclist was killed when he crashed into a highway guardrail Saturday afternoon.

Patients, families experience mummies exhibit at The Leonardo

05/18/2013 9:17pm
The largest exhibit of Mummies and artifacts ever assembled is being showcased right here in Salt Lake City.

Remains identified as missing soldier's, Army says

05/18/2013 9:59pm
Saturday night, Army officials confirmed that the remains found after an explosive device detonated in Afghanistan were those of a missing Utah County soldier.

Adventurer John Goddard dies with nearly complete bucket list

05/18/2013 10:27pm
The man known for being the world's greatest goal achiever died Friday night at the age of 88.

Officer-involved shooting reported in Evanston

05/18/2013 11:04pm
There was a report of a shootout in Evanston, Wyo., Saturday involving police but few details were released.