07/09/2014 8:43amMore than 55,000 guests attended the inaugural FantasyCon last weekend, and organizers say they are already making plans for a 2015 convention.
07/09/2014 9:08amA watershed protection project will help deter future mudslides and flooding from the burn scar on the mountains above Alpine in Utah County. The effort involved $1.8 million in federal funding and Alpine.
07/09/2014 9:25amCrews are monitoring the scene of an overnight fire at the University of Utah. In a separate incident, a house fire displaced eight people in Ogden.
07/09/2014 9:41amAfter his friend was diagnosed with a rare, aggressive cancer, Imagine Dragons lead singer Dan Reynolds decided to take action to help raise money for her.
07/09/2014 9:58amTwo people were critically injured when a motorcycle and van collided in Midvale. The passenger on the motorcycle was in extremely critical condition Tuesday night.
07/09/2014 10:15amWould you like to know precisely when a red traffic light will turn green? A new app being tested in Utah is designed to tell drivers how long they have before the light changes color.
07/09/2014 10:40amTake the quiz and find out what type of angler you are.
07/09/2014 11:43amAs drivers hit the road for summer vacations, AAA of Utah offers some valuable road-trip safety tips.
07/09/2014 11:52amDr. Thomas Joiner has spent his entire career researching mental illness and offered some of the clearest answers about why people choose suicide.
07/09/2014 11:56amThe Black Hole is a three mile-long slot canyon that must be swum. It's a beautiful and unique hike, and offers a thrilling and scenic adventure.
07/09/2014 12:18pmSame-sex marriage advocates intend to deliver a petition to the governor Wednesday urging the state to drop its court battle and recognize marriages performed in the state.
07/09/2014 12:33pmA little piece of New York has arrived in Utah as Broadway stars begin taking the stage for the $14 million production of "Wicked."
07/09/2014 12:57pmThe West Jordan City Council is expected to vote Wednesday night on whether to move forward with a study on the feasibility of breaking from the Jordan School District.
07/09/2014 2:01pmLike many other Salt Lake bands, Bludgeon Muffin has a dream to make their music their career. But, hearkening back to musician and activist Bob Marley, the reggae band also hopes their music will inspire people to pick up their instruments
07/09/2014 3:33pmCalling it a "most unusual" antitrust case, Kearns-Tribune and Deseret News Publishing Co. have asked a federal judge to throw out a lawsuit over the two newspapers' revised joint operating agreement.
07/09/2014 5:51pmA 35-year-old Moab man accused of stealing a fossilized dinosaur footprint admitted in federal court Wednesday to stealing the fossil and throwing it in the Colorado River.
07/09/2014 5:53pmA large dog that police say would go from being calm to "incredibly violent and vicious" without warning remained quarantined Wednesday after biting two animal control officers in West Jordan.
07/09/2014 6:18pmUtahns — and Americans — overwhelmingly believe the nation's immigration system is broken and Congress needs to address the issue this year, new polls commissioned by the Partnership for a New American Economy show.
07/09/2014 7:09pmA Heber City man who was the target of a year-long child pornography investigation now faces criminal charges and has been arrested.
07/09/2014 7:23pmAs petitions urging Utah to drop its fight against same-sex marriage were delivered to the governor Wednesday, the attorney general's office said it intends to appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court in the coming weeks.
07/09/2014 7:24pmRepublican congressional candidate Mia Love said Wednesday she's flattered at being labeled a "surefire winner" by a Washington blogger, but she's taking nothing for granted in her race against Democrat Doug Owens.
07/09/2014 7:28pmAs a young Tongan boy, Toni Vakaafi dreamed of running in the Olympic Games. A son of a poor fisherman, who endured many trials, his dream didn't look likely. After many years of hardship, Toni's goal may just become a reality.
07/09/2014 7:31pmSpectrum Academy, a charter school dedicated to teaching children on the autism spectrum, led local officials on a tour of its new Pleasant Grove location on Wednesday. It is slated to open in August.
07/09/2014 7:49pmA drowning at the Cottonwood Heights Recreation Center Sunday hit close to home for a Utah County mother, who is sharing her story so other parents can learn from it.
07/09/2014 8:14pmNicholas is a 13-year-old boy with a love of the outdoors, but he especially loves fishing. He's been in foster care for the past 10 years and he's looking for a permanent home.
07/09/2014 8:49pmIn case you have been practicing for years and have been waiting for your time to shine, your moment has arrived — a national laser tag tournament is going to be held in Utah.
07/09/2014 9:50pmThe state Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing has stripped a Utah doctor living on the island of Saipan of his license to prescribe controlled substances. Dr. Paul Marie Gahlinger, however, says he has done nothing wrong.
07/09/2014 9:52pmYou wouldn't go into a clothing store and negotiate the price of a pair of jeans, but if you aren't negotiating when buying a car you are probably paying more than you should. Here are seven tips on how you make sure you get the best price possible.
07/09/2014 10:04pmJimmer Fredette was back in town for Jimmer Jam Camp, an anti- bullying basketball event.
07/09/2014 10:11pmThe U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association Center of Excellence was outfitted with 126 solar panels, which are expected to save the association about 8,000 per year — money which it plans on using to power future athletes' gold medal goals.
07/09/2014 10:41pmTraci Vaillancourt spoke publicly Wednesday for the first time since her former boyfriend, Timothy Walker, shot and killed Draper Police Sgt. Derek Johnson.