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Parent outraged after diabetic student served pizza from trash

08/22/2014 7:22am
A Utah mom is outraged after she learned school lunch staff fed her daughter pizza that had been placed in a garbage can.

Trial scheduled in $6M SLC arson case

08/22/2014 8:51am
A federal judge has scheduled a three-day trial in September for a Utah electrician charged with starting a fire at an unfinished Salt Lake City apartment building.

Interim superintendent confirmed despite wife's lawsuit against state

08/22/2014 10:11am
The State School Board ratified the appointment of Joel Coleman as interim state superintendent of public instruction despite concerns that a pending lawsuit filed by Coleman's wife presents a conflict of interest.

'Read Today' students celebrate growth at Bees baseball game

08/22/2014 10:16am
Year-end results for KSL's Read Today program show above expected growth in every grade. Students celebrate their successes in the tutoring program with a night at Salt Lake Bees.

Demand for apartments in Salt Lake County at 10-year high

08/22/2014 10:50am
Demand for apartments in Salt Lake County is at a decadelong high, according to a new report. The overall valleywide vacancy rate for residential rental housing registered at 3 percent — the lowest rate in 13 years.

Quiz: How is your knowledge of world history, geography

08/22/2014 11:59am
How is your travel knowledge about our amazing world? Test your skills with this week's fun and informative travel quiz. You may just find somewhere you would like to visit!

Sen. Mike Lee criticizes govt. regulation at Utah business summit

08/22/2014 12:05pm
Government has become like a helicopter parent with its thousands of pages of business regulations that stifle innovation and job creation, Sen. Mike Lee said Thursday.

3 juveniles arrested, 1 outstanding in Logan High burglary

08/22/2014 12:29pm
Police arrested three juveniles and are still looking for one in connection with a burglary at the Logan High School.

Cheerleaders embrace girl with special needs on team

08/22/2014 12:35pm
Olivia has dressed up as a cheerleader for almost every Halloween, but Friday she will be donning a real uniform at a football game as a member of her school cheer squad.

Police locate suspect in hit-and-run; Witness talks about accident

08/22/2014 3:10pm
A witness to a hit-and-run talked about responding to the accident, and police said possible charges for the driver are pending.

Friends rally for dog that survived winter alone in wilderness

08/22/2014 3:31pm
Everyone who knows Hogan calls her a survivor. The dog became famous after it survived five or six months — or more — alone in the wilderness by drinking water from melted snow.

Police arrest 6 at suspected drug house, place 2 kids in protective custody

08/22/2014 4:29pm
Six people were arrested following the execution of a search warrant on a suspected drug house in Spanish Fork on Thursday.

Man being shown jewelry grabs it, runs, police say

08/22/2014 5:02pm
Police are asking for help to locate a man who robbed Goldsmith Jewelers Friday.

Man facing domestic violence charges arrested for attempted homicide

08/22/2014 6:05pm
A man was arrested for attempted homicide against his girlfriend Thursday, the same day he was charged in another domestic violence case.

Police: 16-year-old former student has history of making terroristic threats

08/22/2014 6:14pm
A 16-year-old Saratoga Springs boy has been arrested in connection with a bomb threat on the first day of school at Westlake High School on Tuesday. Police say he is also responsible for similar threats or "swatting" throughout the country.

Fort Duchesne man convicted of murdering acquaintance

08/22/2014 7:08pm
A Fort Duchesne man accused of killing a jailhouse acquaintance in April 2013 and then stealing his car has been convicted of murder.

Man suspected in robbery, kidnapping arrested

08/22/2014 7:13pm
A man who allegedly jumped in another man's car and forced him to drive to an ATM to withdraw cash was arrested early Friday.

After ‘temporary’ paralysis lasts years, neighbors rally for mother

08/22/2014 7:50pm
Lori Brady's paralysis was sudden and unexpected. Now neighbors trying to raise money for a van so she can drive her kids to activities.

USU researchers hack self-driving cars to foresee future risk

08/22/2014 8:14pm
Researchers at Utah State University are figuring out how to hack and manipulate automated cars so they can better learn how to protect them from hackers in the future.

Mom runs 9 miles to deliver healthy baby boy

08/22/2014 8:28pm
Ashley Paulson of Orem ran 9 miles to Utah Valley hospital on Aug 16. to deliver her baby boy, Maximus. The mother of four also completed 1 Ironman, 2 half Ironman's, 5 full marathons, 9 half marathons, 1 sprint triathlon and one 5k while pregnant.

LDS missionary critically injured in Oklahoma car accident

08/22/2014 8:46pm
Sister Nancy Vea, 19, of West Jordan, was critically injured while traveling with other missionaries Friday.

Jury returns guilty verdict for Salem man charged with murder

08/22/2014 9:58pm
After deliberating for about eight hours, a jury found a Salem man guilty of murder Friday night in the shooting death of his wife.

Pediatricians seeing increased number of hand, foot and mouth disease

08/22/2014 10:15pm
Pediatricians are reporting a higher number of patients with hand, foot and mouth disease in Utah.

Dream comes true for 9th grader with Morquio syndrome

08/22/2014 10:33pm
Fourteen-year-old Abby Harwood always dreamed of being a high school cheerleader. Her dream came true Friday night.

2 falling boulders, rockslide closes Sardine Canyon

08/22/2014 10:36pm
A rockslide on US-89/91 has forced police to close Sardine Canyon, the Utah Highway Patrol said.

Police arrest barricaded man in Magna, 3 others taken into custody

08/22/2014 10:40pm
Police arrested a wanted man they say barricaded himself in a Magna house and hid in the attic.