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South Korea said Thursday it fined Volkswagen $12.3 million and ordered recalls of 125,522 diesel vehicles.
Six years ago, the company that owns California's last operating nuclear power plant announced it would seek an extended lifespan for its aging reactors. Pacific Gas and Electric Co. envisioned... Read more »
South Korea said Thursday it fined Volkswagen $12.3 million and ordered recalls of 125,522 diesel vehicles after the government found their emissions tests were rigged. Read more »
Marissa Mayer's nearly four-year attempt to turn around Yahoo needs a turnaround itself, repeating a pattern of futility that has hobbled one of the Internet's best-known companies for the past... Read more »
U.S. airspace is more congested than ever. A BYU professor and his student are trying to help. Read more »
3D laser technology is a tool that accident scene investigators use to help them find answers in deadly crashes. Read more »
If you're shopping for a TV, get out a tape measure and do some quick calculations before you head to the store. And count the number of gadgets you'll want to connect to your screen. Read more »
California researchers hatched some malaria-resistant mosquitoes and then gave evolution a shove — using a groundbreaking technology to ensure the insects pass on that protective gene as they... Read more »
What's for dinner? Before long, it may well be genetically modified salmon, the first such altered animal cleared for human consumption in the United States. Read more »
The snow that falls on the Colorado mountains melts into trillions of gallons of water every year, and most of it flows downstream to Mexico, California and 17 other states. Colorado will release... Read more »
The United States and Cuba signed an agreement Wednesday to join forces and protect the vast array of fish and corals both countries separated by just 90 miles (140 kilometers) of water share in... Read more »
Yellowstone National Park proposes to kill roughly 1,000 wild bison this winter — mostly calves and females — as officials seek to curb the animals' annual migration into Montana. Read more »
After making their fortunes from new software or social networks, some Silicon Valley entrepreneurs have vowed to apply their skills to "hacking" philanthropy and "disrupting" old models for... Read more »
With a high-stakes deadline two weeks away, President Barack Obama hopes to build momentum on Wednesday for a broad and potentially legacy-burnishing global climate change agreement. Read more »
Police have identified one man and are looking for another after they say the men forced their way into a West Valley home Sunday night. Read more »
Apple will open its first retail store in Singapore, which will also be Southeast Asia's first to be powered solely by solar energy, officials said Monday. Read more »
He's the player daily fantasy sports fans across the country are suddenly watching: New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, who ordered industry giants DraftKings and FanDuel this past week to... Read more »
A large copper face is the first thing that greets visitors to the museum in the base of the Statue of Liberty. Read more »
In testimony before Congress, letters to the federal government and press releases, Navajo Nation President Russell Begaye and his vice president have brought up recent tragedies that have shaken... Read more »
Educators in a small Colorado town say they had no choice but alert police when they discovered that many high-schoolers were using a cellphone app to collect and hide hundreds of naked photos of... Read more »
Ice sculptures really aren't really cut out for this kind of balmy November weather. Read more »
The fireworks have fizzled. The festival lights are coming down. What's left of the Hindu holiday of Diwali in the Indian capital — already considered the world's most polluted — is a... Read more »
The holidays are just around the corner, and it's safe to say that one of the most popular gifts that kids and adults will ask for this year is a drone. Students at the University of Utah are... Read more »
There's a new rocky Earth-size planet on our galactic block, and it's a sizzler. Read more »
Department of Energy Undersecretary for Science and Energy Dr. Lynn Orr toured labs at Ceramatec and announced a $2.4 million grant to the Salt Lake City company for a project designed to unlock... Read more »
Every week, UDOT posts clever safety messages on the overhead boards along the Wasatch Front for motorists. Not everyone thought Monday's message was cute. But it certainly got people's attention. Read more »
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