Recent Articles by Keith McCord
Published: Thursday, August 21, 2014 9:46 pm MDT
More than three years ago, a powerful earthquake struck the coast of Japan. The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant remains offline and is leaking contaminated water. A Utah company has proposed a solution to stopp...
Published: Wednesday, August 20, 2014 6:37 pm MDT
People don't have to go to a theater anymore. They can stream movies right into their homes. A Utah Country company has found an opportunity to help viewers who want to make sure the scenes they see are suitabl...
Published: Thursday, August 14, 2014 6:59 pm MDT
Nearly 70 years ago, Air Force 1st Lt. Boyd Madsen flew dozens of dangerous missions over Japan. He died in May 2003 at the age of 81 and never received the Distinguished Flying Cross medal he earned in 1945.
Published: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 5:12 pm MDT
During National Forensic Science Week, crime labs across the country — including the Utah crime lab — opened their doors to show the public what they really do.
Published: Saturday, August 2, 2014 9:15 am MDT
The iconic Olympic arch that has stood at Rice-Eccles Stadium for more than 10 years was dismantled Friday and is looking for a new home.
Published: Friday, July 25, 2014 5:37 pm MDT
The summer death toll on Utah's roads is at an alarming rate. The latest fatal accidents occurred Thursday — a one-car fatal accident in Cedar City and a violent crash on state Route 73 in Utah County.
Published: Wednesday, June 18, 2014 5:54 pm MDT
Screeching tires, a loud thud and a mannequin's body flying through the air can be unnerving. For dozens of police officers along the Wasatch Front, it was part of a class to help them in their investigations i...
Published: Friday, June 13, 2014 6:47 pm MDT
Nine children and their families, with the help of the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Utah, got a chance to experience what it’s like to be a pilot for a day.
Published: Thursday, June 12, 2014 6:09 pm MDT
A 3.3-magnitude earthquake startled residents along the Wasatch Front Wednesday night. There have since been about five aftershocks, and they all have been very small — four below magnitude 1, and one reg...
Published: Thursday, June 12, 2014 2:35 pm MDT
Cliff or "mud" swallows have decided to build a new colony at the Utah Cultural Celebration Center in West Valley City — and they're making quite a mess.