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Interfaith Roundtable works to enrich religious attitudes, increase compassion

02/09/2014 9:24am
Utah's Interfaith Month, throughout February, offers numerous opportunities for Utahns to come together for meaningful discussion on religion and faith.

Grand and Uintah County recreational land exchange approved

02/09/2014 11:39am
Decades in the making and sought by both sides, a much-hailed recreational land exchange received an official nod of approval Friday. The BLM gets recreational land in Grand County, while SITLA gets oil- rich land in Uintah County.

Mother recounts how seat belts saved her children's lives

02/09/2014 2:46pm
The morning of Jan. 23, the Turner family was hit by a car going the opposite direction at speeds near 60 mph. After skidding 1,000 feet and landing upside down, the family walked away with only minor injuries. They were all wearing seat belts.

Woman who asked for ride, then allegedly stole car, arrested

02/09/2014 3:47pm
A woman who police say assisted in stealing a man's car after asking him for a ride, has been arrested.

USU explores possibility of becoming Utah's third smoke-free campus

02/09/2014 5:42pm
Dixie State University implemented a policy last month that made it the second tobacco-free university in Utah. Students in Logan are pushing for a similar policy at Utah State University.

Clerk thought she was 'going to die' during convenience store robbery

02/09/2014 5:44pm
A woman who was beaten during a beer theft while working at a convenience store is still battling the emotional scars that were left.

Grant awarded to help dementia caregivers handle grief

02/09/2014 6:42pm
The Alzheimer's Association awarded $99,000 New Investigator Research Grant to help those experiencing complicated grief — particularly dementia caregivers.

BYU student caught in avalanche dies; back-country danger remains extreme

02/09/2014 6:58pm
A Brigham Young University student died Sunday evening, one day after being buried in an avalanche. Avalanche experts warned conditions remained extremely dangerous for northern Utah.

Utah astronomer captures images of supernova

02/09/2014 9:50pm
Patrick Wiggins, of Stansbury Park, has won official credit for discovering a supernova.

Blaze breaks out in a building under construction in Salt Lake City

02/09/2014 9:53pm
A four-alarm fire broke out in a building under construction in Salt Lake City on Sunday. No one was inside, but people across the valley could see the smoke and flames

Chocolate exhibit in S.L. educates on its history

02/09/2014 9:56pm
Utah has a small but rich history in chocolate. That's just one of several facts in a history lesson about chocolate featured at the Natural History Museum of Utah.

BASE jump victim identified, body recovered

02/09/2014 10:34pm
Recovery efforts were underway Sunday morning to retrieve the body of a 28-year-old Salt Lake City woman killed in a BASE jumping accident.