Recent Articles by Peter Samore
Published: Friday, June 13, 2014 8:54 pm MDT
Seven people evacuated Utah State University’s Laboratory Animal Research Center on Friday after the chemical Virkon S vaporized and spread.
Published: Friday, May 30, 2014 2:29 pm MDT
A big winter storm is the likely culprit for arsenic contamination in West Jordan. Rio Tinto has taken the blame and is preparing to remove the soil from about 1,000 feet away from the Sycamores subdivision.
Published: Wednesday, March 26, 2014 5:06 pm MDT
Orem’s city attorney won’t press charges against PacSun for allegedly displaying sexually charged T-shirts, but the mayor and City Council want to make sure the company knows they thought the displa...
Published: Friday, February 7, 2014 11:19 am MST
Motivated by reports of Salt Lake City’s Uintah Elementary School tossing out kids’ lunch because of delinquencies on their account, a Houston man wanted to make sure nothing like that would happen ...
Published: Sunday, July 21, 2013 5:48 pm MDT
Many fliers are questioning whether the pilots of their plane are up for the job, following the July 6 crash of Asiana Airlines Flight 214.
Published: Monday, June 24, 2013 3:28 pm MDT
A malfunction in a drinking water purification station had the appearance of a geyser shooting water straight through the top of a building Monday morning.
Published: Friday, June 14, 2013 6:58 pm MDT
The family of a 17-year-old accused of punching and killing a soccer referee during a game apologized to the victim's family Friday. The teen pleaded not guilty to the homicide charge Friday.
Published: Wednesday, May 29, 2013 5:57 pm MDT
President George W. Bush was in Salt Lake City Wednesday to talk to business leaders at Zions Bank’s 12th annual Trade and Business Conference.
Published: Tuesday, April 23, 2013 2:58 pm MDT
Using voice-to-text technology may have drivers thinking it’s safer than manual texting, but a new study shows it’s not.
Published: Thursday, April 18, 2013 6:14 pm MDT
Rawson-Neal Psychiatric Hospital in Nevada over the past five years bused more than 1,500 mentally ill patients to cities and towns across the country, including more than 50 to Utah, according to a Sacramento ...