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Brush fire burns 15 acres in Magna

06/26/2014 7:00am
A brush fire has burned more than 15 acres in Magna. Firefighters said it started when a transformer exploded.

Trailer rolls, traps horse inside

06/26/2014 7:27am
Police teamed up with firefighters, animal control officers and a veterinarian to respond to a crash on I-15.

Audit dismisses BYU's claim of bias toward U. in book project

06/26/2014 8:00am
An audit released Tuesday found no evidence of wrongdoing by an evaluation committee that selected a team from University of Utah over a team from BYU for a contract to produce math textbooks.

Ukrainian man in 2012 flight ruckus gets probation

06/26/2014 8:15am
A Ukrainian truck driver accused of screaming in Russian that a plane wing had caught fire before tussling with passengers aboard a 2012 flight is set to serve two years' probation and pay thousands of dollars in damages under a federal judge's order.

Stay-at-home mom developers break glass ceiling

06/26/2014 11:45am
Recent studies report that there is no significant pay difference between men and woman computer programmers. Stay-at-home moms, as well as many others, are jumping on this opportunity and honing their coding skills.

Bryce Canyon, Ruby's Inn provide rich, local history

06/26/2014 11:58am
Ruby's Inn has as rich a history as the place it occupies. Sitting at the ridge of Bryce Canyon, Ruby's Inn has stood for nearly 100 years, during which it has maintained its rich family, local and geological history.

'Warriors Over The Wasatch' air show returns to Hill AFB

06/26/2014 12:33pm
Thousands are expected to watch The Warriors Over the Wasatch air show this weekend featuring the United States Air Force Thunderbirds and the Wings of Blue jump team.

Man charged for 3 armed robberies

06/26/2014 12:55pm
A man was charged for armed robbery after pointing a gun at a clerk and demanding money on three separate occasions, police said Thursday.

LDS missionaries install illegal flagpole on top of Mount Olympus

06/26/2014 1:28pm
Eight LDS missionaries serving in the Salt Lake City East Mission and their leaders are working with the Forest Service to remove a flagpole that the missionaries cemented to the top of Mount Olympus earlier this week.

Therapist accused of sexually abusing 2 girls to stand trial

06/26/2014 2:02pm
A judge has ordered Ogden therapist Brian Gomez to stand trial on six counts of aggravated sex abuse of a child.

Ask a Chef: Potato and pasta salads

06/26/2014 2:16pm
Summer parties aren't the same without side salads and chances are you'll be asked to bring one to share when you're attending summer barbeques. Get great recipes now.

Man sentenced to jail for fight over pew space

06/26/2014 2:33pm
A man who was convicted of assaulting another man at an LDS Church meetinghouse over saved seats in the chapel will serve 30 days in jail.

Gov. Herbert to run for re-election in 2016

06/26/2014 4:01pm
Utah Gov. Gary Herbert publicly announced Thursday that he's running for re-election in 2016,.

TRAX train derails in downtown SLC

06/26/2014 4:01pm
A derailed TRAX train caused delays in downtown Salt Lake City Thursday.

Dog's heat-related death emphasizes need for proper care

06/26/2014 5:31pm
For the second time in two days, a dog died has a result of not being properly cared for in the hot weather.

Man who allegedly exposed himself in thrift store turns himself in

06/26/2014 6:35pm
Man who exposed himself in a thrift store turns himself in, police say

Tractor becomes stuck on swinging bridge in Colo.

06/26/2014 7:01pm
A tractor became stuck on a swinging bridge Tuesday after a ranch hand attempted to drive it across.

SLC Council calls for police to 'educate' about dog shooting

06/26/2014 7:54pm
The Salt Lake City Council is calling on Chief Chris Burbank to "educate" the public about his department's policies of searching for a missing child following the shooting death of a dog in its own yard by one of his officers.

3 men attempt McDonalds robbery via drive-thru

06/26/2014 8:17pm
Police are looking for three men who attempted to rob a McDonalds via the drive-thru.

Man who stopped high-speed chase given truck upgrade

06/26/2014 8:19pm
The community rallied together to repair a man's truck after he used it to stop a teen who sped through a park full of children.

Local teacher becomes 'Hometown Hero' with Air Force Thunderbirds

06/26/2014 8:25pm
The Thunderbirds air show is this weekend. For each show, they choose a hometown hero to go up in an F-16.

5 reasons to make an SUV your next car

06/26/2014 9:00pm
Since the first car hit the road these vehicles have been competing for American's attention. Here are five reasons to make your next car an SUV.

Federal judge takes court to Rainbow Family

06/26/2014 9:21pm
U.S. Magistrate Judge Dustin Pead held initial appearances Thursday in a camp trailer in the Uinta National Forest for members of the Rainbow Family of Living Light who have been cited by Forest Service rangers for various minor offenses.

Video for 'Like a Girl' hashtag movement empowers girls

06/26/2014 9:42pm
"You run like a girl" has become something of an insult, but a new campaign is working to make "like a girl" either an unnecessary distinction or a tool of empowerment.

Experts consider next step for same-sex marriage ruling appeal

06/26/2014 10:04pm
A day after the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a federal judge's ruling allowing same-sex marriage in Utah, questions remain about the state of Utah's options going forward.

Woman killed in rollover accident, Scouts help on scene

06/26/2014 10:32pm
A woman was killed Wednesday morning after the SUV she was riding in rolled.

12 Apaches return after 'Operation Thunder Hammer' training

06/26/2014 10:34pm
It was awe-inspiring as 12 AH-64 Apache helicopters flew in formation over the south end of the Salt Lake Valley and landed at the Utah National Guard Air Support Base after returning from a complex training exercise in California.