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Secretary embezzled $500K from Ogden company, police say

01/23/2014 6:58am
Teri Ann Jarvis, 40, has been charged with several counts of forgery and theft for allegedly embezzling about $500,000 from Positive Power in Ogden.

Police search for man who robbed 3 tanning salons in one night

01/23/2014 7:28am
Police are looking for a man they say robbed three Salt Lake County tanning salons Tuesday night.

Amendment 3 attorney accused of taking job to impose religious viewpoint

01/23/2014 7:45am
Gene Schaerr, hired by the state to help defend Utah's Amendment 3, was accused Wednesday of taking the job "to impose a certain religious viewpoint," but Attorney General Sean Reyes says the attorney was selected because of his expertise.

Teen will stand trial in stepfather's death

01/23/2014 7:54am
A judge ordered an 18-year-old to stand trial for murder in the shooting death of his stepfather in September of 2012.

Does driving less really impact air quality?

01/23/2014 8:31am
If we wanted to see a significant drop in air pollution in the Salt Lake Valley, how much driving would we need to cut out of our usual routines?

Mutated virus possible in deaths of bald eagles

01/23/2014 9:02am
The West Nile virus deaths of bald eagles across northern Utah this winter has experts worried the disease might have mutated.

12 fathers sue Utah over adoption laws

01/23/2014 9:49am
Twelve biological fathers are suing the state of Utah, claiming its adoption laws amount to legalized fraud and kidnapping.

The Cougars will make the NCAA tourney

01/23/2014 10:04am
Coming up on the last lap of the season, BYU basketball is firmly on the bubble for the NCAA Tournament. This article will explore what will need to happen for BYU to make the Big Dance.

Man claims to be rock star to avoid medical bills, police say

01/23/2014 11:15am
A man who claimed to be multiple rock stars to avoid paying bills at a St. George hospital missed his court date.

Fog may have caused fatal auto accident, police say

01/23/2014 3:00pm
An auto accident involving a passenger car and a semitruck left one man dead Thursday morning.

Lawmakers propose changes to forced entry warrants

01/23/2014 4:33pm
Utah lawmakers will consider whether to give judges more oversight when it comes to forced- entry warrants.

Utah mayors commit to commute by bike

01/23/2014 6:28pm
Ogden's mayor has resolved to commute to work on his bike every day and Provo's mayor said he will ride his bike and walk as much as possible for 2014. Both believe bikes provide a key to solving transportation strains.

6 Utah women honored by Geena Davis Institute

01/23/2014 6:45pm
Academy Award and Golden Globe winning actress, Geena Davis, led a discussion about women in leadership positions in government, business and the entertainment industry at a Sundance Institute event Thursday.

Study: Utahns can improve air quality by not using fireplaces, wood-burning stoves

01/23/2014 7:00pm
A new broad analysis of the Wasatch Front's air quality challenges finds there are some simple steps people can take to reduce air pollution. In addition, a new clean air campaign debuts to raise public awareness over the issue among residents.

2 dogs survive fire thanks to firefighters, pet oxygen masks

01/23/2014 7:08pm
Two dogs were rescued from a house fire and are doing well after firefighters used a pet oxygen mask system.

2 men arrested after police find mixture of illegal drugs in home

01/23/2014 7:08pm
Two men were arrested Wednesday after police serving a search warrant said they found a drug-store variety of illegal drugs in a Salt Lake home.

Attorney: Jail is 'slowly killing' Martin MacNeill

01/23/2014 7:17pm
The attorney for convicted killer Martin MacNeill says his client's mental competency has deteriorated in jail to the point that a competency evaluation is needed.

Provo residents begin signing up for Google Fiber

01/23/2014 7:23pm
Google Fiber is now signing up Provo residents for its newest Internet service and is boasting much faster speeds for browsing.

Tips to start storing food for an emergency

01/23/2014 7:27pm
For some, storing extra food can be a real hardship, but for most families, building food storage can bring peace in troubled times.

Nibley residents concerned about new, large warehouse in area

01/23/2014 7:28pm
An area once covered by cornfields could soon be home to an 18-acre warehouse. Residents in Nibley are concerned about the noise, danger and pollution a proposed warehouse could bring.

Youth install 110 'no smoking' signs at St. George bus stops

01/23/2014 7:52pm
Youth in St. George spent their Wednesday afternoon putting up 77 no smoking signs at bus stops across the city.

Transportation causes 57 percent of pollution in Utah, study says

01/23/2014 8:15pm
A report released today by the Utah Foundation analyzes the trends and science behind our bad air.

App allows Utahns to monitor poor air conditions

01/23/2014 8:43pm
The air has looked terrible in Northern Utah for more than a week, and there is now an app available to track the pollution levels.

2 Utah police chiefs making efforts to stop racial profiling

01/23/2014 9:16pm
Two of Utah's police chiefs want to widen the discussion and do more to stop racial profiling in their departments.

Lawmakers consider several bills to help prevent air pollution

01/23/2014 9:20pm
This is one of the weeks that Utah's air is an instant turn off: For people who live in Utah, and for those visiting. In a KUED news conference, Goveror Herbert seemed as frustrated about the poor air quality as anyone else.

The Air You Breathe: Coping with pollution, finding solutions

01/23/2014 9:25pm
A new broad analysis of the Wasatch Front's air quality challenges finds there are some simple steps people can take to reduce air pollution. In addition, a new clean air campaign debuts to raise public awareness over the issue among residents.

Idling semitrucks, cars contribute to 7% of air pollution, experts say

01/23/2014 9:34pm
Cars are the biggest contributors to air pollution, but trip chaining and reduction of idling can help make a difference when it comes to bad air days.

11-year-old surveys Utahns to promote change for air pollution

01/23/2014 10:00pm
For 11-year-old Ryan Price of Saratoga Springs, Utah's dirty air is a real headache. Prone to migraines, the sixth grader tends to get more headaches and he coughs more during the inversions period.

Report: Officer who killed family formerly disciplined for shooting at dog

01/23/2014 10:47pm
Josh Boren, the police officer who shot and killed his wife, two young children and mother-in-law before taking his own life, was once disciplined for shooting at a stray dog while he was on duty rather than taking it to the shelter.

Former teacher, coach pleads guilty in sex abuse case

01/23/2014 10:50pm
Stephen Niedzwiecki, 34, pleaded guilty Thursday to two counts of unlawful sexual activity with a minor and two counts of unlawful sexual conduct with a 16- or 17-year- old.

Boy rescued after falling through ice at Syracuse pond

01/23/2014 10:52pm
An 11-year-old boy was rescued Thursday after falling through the ice at Jensen Pond in Syracuse.

Jamaican bobsled team preps for Sochi Olympics in Evanston

01/23/2014 10:52pm
The Jamaican bobsled team calls Evanston, Wyoming home as they prepare for the Sochi Olympics — the first Olympics they have qualified for since the 2002 Olympics in Salt Lake City.

'It is not full of corruption,' says WVC Police chief of department

01/23/2014 10:56pm
West Valley City Police Chief Lee Russo laid out his findings since joining to the beleaguered department and asked for residents' concerns Thursday at the first of what he says will be regular community meetings.