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Nepal burn and cleft palate patients get help from SLC businessman

04/26/2014 8:17am
A Salt Lake businessman's dream is now a reality. A new clinic in Kathmandu is helping kids and adults in Nepal who have severe deformities caused by burns and birth defects. The new treatment center was launched by a Salt Lake City rug dealer.

Utah teen inspires others as she battles brain cancer

04/26/2014 9:22am
An Olympus High School softball player is battling brain cancer, and her attitude about her illness is inspiring others in her community and beyond.

Bundy symptomatic of larger problem, Western GOP lawmakers say

04/26/2014 12:14pm
The contentious issue of federal land ownership in Western states may have been highlighted in Cliven Bundy's fight in Nevada, but Western GOP lawmakers say it speaks to a much larger problem of too much federal control.

Can you name the celebrity voices behind Aladdin, Simba and these other animated characters?

04/26/2014 1:15pm
Test your knowledge and see if you can guess the celebrity voices behind these 37 animated characters.

Amber Alert discontinued for missing Provo boy

04/26/2014 5:12pm
Provo police have cancelled an Amber Alert for a missing 13-year-old boy.

Mayor hopes Hale Center Theatre can replace golf course

04/26/2014 5:31pm
South Jordan Mayor David Alvord says city officials have once again begun discussions with the Hale Center Theatre, which is considering expanding to what is now Mulligans Golf and Games.

Peter Corroon picked as new Democratic Party chair

04/26/2014 6:07pm
Utah Democrats elected a familiar face to lead their party Saturday — former Salt Lake County Mayor Peter Corroon.

Proposal would swap school grading system for comprehensive report card

04/26/2014 7:11pm
A proposal unveiled Tuesday by Gov. Gary Herbert's education adviser could see Utah's controversial school grading system swapped for a report card that accounts for demographics and college-level coursework.

Virginia man hit and killed by sleeping driver, UHP troopers say

04/26/2014 7:39pm
A Virginia man was killed and another man critically injured early Saturday when the driver of a vehicle who apparently fell asleep struck them on the side of I-15 near Lehi.

Woman choked, held captive by husband and mother-in-law, prosecutors say

04/26/2014 8:01pm
A West Jordan mother and son are facing multiple felony charges after police say they assaulted the son's wife and threatened to kill her and her family.

Slain Stansbury Park teen went to watch fight, sheriff says

04/26/2014 11:05pm
A Stansbury High School senior was stabbed to death during an overnight fight Saturday outside an elementary school. Jesse Horowitz had gone to watch a fight but ended up getting involved in a different one, Tooele County Sheriff Frank Park said.

Pedestrian shot on West Valley street; gunman flees in vehicle

04/26/2014 11:10pm
A 21-year-old man was hospitalized early Saturday after he was shot in the stomach while walking in West Valley City.

Love secures 4th District nomination at GOP convention

04/26/2014 11:11pm
Utah's three Republican Congressmen easily won their party's nomination at the GOP State Convention on Saturday, as did Mia Love in her second bid for the 4th District seat held by Democratic Rep. Jim Matheson.

Masked men rob Millcreek bank

04/26/2014 11:41pm
Unified police are looking for two men they say robbed a Chase bank in Millcreek Saturday. Witnesses say both were wearing ski masks.