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Dishonest auto insurance agents can prove costly

07/25/2014 9:31am
Most auto insurance agents are honest. But buying coverage through a dishonest agent can cost you.

Stranded hiker calls 911

07/25/2014 9:35am
Crews rescued a hiker who called 911 when he became stranded near Squaw Peak Road in Provo Canyon.

Fireworks lead to 2 house fires

07/25/2014 10:21am
Ogden firefighters warn the public to be cautious after two fires started by fireworks damaged homes Thursday night.

Trail work to temporarily close Mount Olympus

07/25/2014 11:07am
The U.S. Forest Service will close the path to a popular peak while performing weekend maintenance.

Lego announces new Batmobile inspired by 'The Dark Knight'

07/25/2014 11:58am
Comic book fans, unite! Lego recently announced the release date of a new Batmobile inspired by "The Dark Knight" trilogy.

Bible redesign raises more than $1M on Kickstarter

07/25/2014 11:59am
Adam Lewis Green said he was motivated by a desire to make reading the Bible a literary experience, without additions like verse numbers and notes.

Armed robber hits 3 fast-food restaurants 15 minutes apart, police say

07/25/2014 1:30pm
Three fast-food restaurants were robbed 15 minutes apart Thursday, police said.

Man vandalizes bank, asks police to shoot him, police say

07/25/2014 2:53pm
A man was arrested after breaking out six windows at a Zions Bank and vandalizing a parked vehicle, police said.

Fight ends with 2 teens stabbed

07/25/2014 4:07pm
A fight at Liberty Park Thursday night ended with two teenagers stabbed and another running from police.

Federal land managers criticized at House hearing

07/25/2014 4:52pm
Republican elected officials criticized the U.S. Bureau of Land Management's handling of the armed April standoff with Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy, blaming tensions on heavy-handed actions by the agency's law enforcement officials.

Man takes off clothes, walks into traffic, police say

07/25/2014 5:31pm
A man was arrested for causing a public disturbance before a Bees baseball game Thursday, police said.

Fire, gas explosion destroy Draper home

07/25/2014 6:45pm
A Draper house exploded into flames Friday morning, leaving a family's belongings scattered across neighbors' lawns.

'Wicked' performer comes home to Utah

07/25/2014 7:29pm
The understudy for Glinda is back home in Utah to perform at the Capitol Theatre.

From burgers to 'Bloodiest Runner' award: Top 10 trail races in Utah

07/25/2014 8:03pm
From being served a burger at mile 47 to a breakfast buffet at mile 88 of 100 to runners vying for the "Bloodiest Runner" award, Utah offers up a diverse selection of trail races. Here are the top 10 favorite trail races in Utah, selected by local runners.

New dance class balances a love of motherhood and ballet

07/25/2014 8:27pm
New moms dance while wearing their newborns in a class gaining popularity in Salt Lake City.

Habitual offender arrested for alleged attempted kidnapping

07/25/2014 8:30pm
A man who police say tried to walk off with a 6-year-old girl during Pioneer Day festivities at Liberty Park on Thursday was arrested for investigation of attempted kidnapping.

Sign in Park City bar causes uproar on social media

07/25/2014 8:58pm
A sign in the window of a Park City bar caused a stir on social media after a California woman posted a picture of it on Facebook.

Man attempts to rob Macy's at Valley Fair Mall, police say

07/25/2014 9:51pm
Police are looking for a man they say attempted to steal clothing from a Macy's department story at the Valley Fair Mall.

Blue Angels perform at Dixie State University

07/25/2014 10:11pm
The Blue Angels performed at Dixie State University on Friday, flying high over St. George. The show continues this weekend.

Crews investigating cause of Woods Cross business fire

07/25/2014 10:31pm
Crews are working overnight to investigate the cause of the blaze that destroyed Overhead Door in Woods Cross.

Rockport fire nearly halfway contained; other fires burn in Utah

07/25/2014 10:53pm
The evacuation order for Rockport Estates has been downgraded to voluntary after a fast-moving brush fire started Friday afternoon.

Community honors woman killed in Kamas car crash

07/25/2014 10:58pm
Angie Fitzgerald died in a head-on collision last week. Friday, the town rallied around her family in support and pay tribute to her.