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Trial begins for man accused of running over woman on sidewalk

01/02/2014 7:23am
Trial is set to get underway Thursday for a man accused of running over and killing an Orem woman who was sitting on a sidewalk.

Saving for retirement proves tricky for the self-employed

01/02/2014 7:59am
Saving money for retirement can be tricky enough for anyone, but recent reports show it's especially hard for the self-employed.

Good economic times return to St. George

01/02/2014 8:12am
Boom times are back for St. George, the redrock southern Utah town known for mild winters and easy access to national parks.

Utah's air quality Thursday among worst in nation, EPA map shows

01/02/2014 8:42am
Parts of Utah currently have some of the worst air quality in the country, and a health alert remains in effect for the week.

Man suspected of DUI after crashing brand new car

01/02/2014 11:19am
Utah troopers say they arrested a 23-year-old driver on suspicion of drunken driving after he crashed a car four hours after it was purchased.

Police ID man in fatal New Year's Day crash

01/02/2014 11:40am
Police identified Lawrence Darton of Sandy as the man who died in a car accident early on New Year's Day.

Ask a Dietitian: Eating healthy in the New Year

01/02/2014 2:00pm
Every week in January one of Harmons four registered dietitians will be responding to your health and nutrition questions. We are excited to tackle fad diets, "superfood" trends, dietary restrictions and more.

Man connected to 3 bank robberies sought by police

01/02/2014 3:36pm
Police are seeking help to identify a man the suspect robbed three credit unions in one week.

Sundance creates electronic waitlist for 2014 festival

01/02/2014 3:44pm
Locals looking to catch a movie at the Sundance Film Festival will be able to take advantage of a new electronic waiting list this year.

Eagle Point Ski Resort offers solitude, small crowds for skiers

01/02/2014 4:51pm
Eagle Point Ski Resort is a great destination if you are looking for great slopes and solitude.

Backyard pets killed by dog, police say

01/02/2014 6:24pm
Police have said the death of eight backyard pets was the result of a dog attack, not an intentional act with a knife.

Oklahoma man killed attempting to cross I-15 near St. George

01/02/2014 6:42pm
An Oklahoma man was killed Thursday when he attempted to cross I-15 near St. George and was hit by an SUV.

MacNeill wants new trial, murder conviction 'thrown out'

01/02/2014 6:50pm
Attorneys for Martin MacNeill, a former Pleasant Grove doctor convicted in November of murdering his wife, want his conviction thrown out.

WVC officer suspended for mishandling drug money

01/02/2014 7:04pm
The West Valley City Police Department disciplined an officer in October for mishandling money in a drug investigation, according to Chief Lee Russo.

'10 Pound Challenge' motivates Utahns for 4th year

01/02/2014 7:09pm
The 30-day 10-pound challenge is back for its fourth year of helping Utahns shed weight.

New warrants show Swallow campaign hid donations from IRS

01/02/2014 7:15pm
Search warrants in the ongoing criminal investigation of two former Utah attorneys general reveal false statements the John Swallow campaign allegedly made to the Internal Revenue Service to hide campaign donations.

Banksy murals vandalized in Park City

01/02/2014 7:35pm
It's both sad and a bit ironic. The world- renowned street artist famous for his graffiti drawings had his own murals defaced in Park City.

3 men tied up in motel robbery, police say

01/02/2014 8:02pm
Robbers stole a car and money from three guests they tied up at a motel Tuesday, according to police.

US Cross Country Ski Championships boosts local Midway economy

01/02/2014 8:37pm
Midway is a destination for many people to relax or maybe listen to the cuckoo clock at the town hall while enjoying the mountain scenery. It is also home to the U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships.

Hurricane police identify victim of trailer fire

01/02/2014 8:55pm
Hurricane police have identified the man who died in a trailer fire early New Year's Day.

Wasatch Front on track for 2nd year of worst air quality in a decade

01/02/2014 10:22pm
Utah is stuck with that nasty air pollution shrouding much of Northern Utah for a couple more days. The state has issued another health advisory for Friday for most northern counties.

Man hit by 2 cars on freeway identified

01/02/2014 10:27pm
A 29-year-old Syracuse man is dead after he ran out of an emergency room and onto the freeway, where he was hit Thursday.

First 2 flu-related deaths strike Utah, over 150 hospitalized

01/02/2014 10:28pm
Two people in Salt Lake County died from the flu during the last weeks of December, and one woman has been in the hospital for 8 days fighting the virus.

Utahns begin wearing masks to protect from pollution

01/02/2014 10:34pm
More Utahns are wearing masks to protect themselves from breathing in the pollution.

1-year-old dies after being hospitalized due to alleged child abuse

01/02/2014 10:36pm
Charges against a man accused of abusing his girlfriend's 1-year-old baby will likely be enhanced now that the baby has died, police said Thursday.