Salt Lake County
A man who allegedly jumped in another man's car and forced him to drive to an ATM was arrested.
A contrast to gunshots and Molotov cocktails in Ferguson, Missouri, a group at Salt Lake Community College sat silently Thursday, red bands tied around their arms. Read more »
Stan Lee is returning to Salt Lake Comic Con. Read more »
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... Read more »
A federal judge Thursday dismissed a long-running $100 million fraud case against Alpine businessman Claud R. "Rick" Koerber. Read more »
Under the direction of Mayor Ben McAdams, Salt Lake County set aside $800,000 for 19 new bicycle transportation projects that will add 87 miles of bike paths along the Wasatch Front. Read more »
A man with an extensive criminal history who has warrants out for his arrest led police on a high-speed chase and was still at large early Thursday. Read more »
A 67-year-old woman who accidentally put a highly toxic industrial cleaning chemical in her mouth while believing she was drinking tea at a South Jordan restaurant was in critical condition Thursday. Read more »
A Mt. Olympus man has been charged with murder after police say he killed his 70-year-old father earlier this month. Christopher Lynn Robbins, 29, was charged with the first-degree felony Wednesday... Read more »
Four former Utah National Guard members face federal charges for allegedly receiving thousands of dollars in recruiting bonuses for new soldiers they didn't recruit. Read more »
Sen. Mike Lee told an audience of conservatives Wednesday that they need to follow former President Ronald Reagan's example by advancing an agenda that appeals to "forgotten Americans." Read more »
The Eagleridge Tennis and Swim Club plans to open its doors this week after a landslide forced the facility to close more than a week ago. Read more »
A man arrested Tuesday for allegedly riding a bicycle with a gun tucked in his waistband has been deported five times, according to police. Read more »
A couple’s first trip to the Great Salt Lake quickly turned into a nightmare. They abandoned their boat in 3 feet of water behind a sandbar after a storm moved in Tuesday night. Read more »
Some Utah school districts are finding themselves scrambling to make last-minute hires, just days before the school year begins. Read more »
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. Read more »
A Utah man accused of plotting a mass shooting at City Creek Center was sentenced to three years of probation under mental health court supervision after accepting a plea deal from prosecutors. Read more »
A group of parents is asking the Jordan School District to keep qualified language immersion teachers in the district by sponsoring work visas. Read more »
Two people who police say robbed a smoke shop on Tuesday weren't as successful when they tried to rob the same store 24 hours later. Read more »
Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, said Wednesday he's told his campaign staff to "do our due diligence" and contact contributors to his 2010 race to ask if they are connected to allegations he received... Read more »
Investigators have now confirmed that 10 horses found dead last month in a field near 9200 West and 3500 South died of hydration. Read more »
The Utah Senate Judicial Confirmation Committee seeks public comment on Judge Kate Toomey, who has been appointed by Gov. Gary Herbert to fill a vacancy on the Utah Court of Appeals. Read more »
A Copper Hills High School history teacher has been awarded a fellowship that will pay for him to earn a master's degree. Read more »
A convicted felon who hosted a fundraiser for former Attorney General John Swallow faces a federal criminal charge for witness tampering. Read more »
Two men were charged Tuesday with sexually assaulting a teenage boy at gunpoint. Read more »
Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, has announced five town hall meetings to be held in August throughout the state. Read more »
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The police officer who shot and killed Dillon Taylor captured the incident on his body camera, Salt Lake City Police Chief Chris Burbank said Tuesday. But he said it would not be appropriate to... Read more »
Hours after the Salt Lake Metro Gang Unit released the name and photo of its newest Public Enemy No. 1, a member of a violent prison gang who recently escaped from a federal halfway house was... Read more »
Awed parents and excited children flooded the new Odyssey Elementary School on Thursday, taking in the building's colorful, open-concept elementary at back-to-school night. Read more »
Family members of a woman who was severely injured from a toxic mixture of ice tea and cleaning solution say they're not mad at the restaurant, but they want change. Read more »
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... Read more »
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... Read more »
The family of a man who fell to his death in Little Cottonwood Canyon says he was an experienced hiker whose love for the outdoors only grew after he moved to Utah. Read more »
The state backed its request for more time to appeal a lower court ruling in the same-sex marriage recognition case Wednesday with a new brief in the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals. Read more »
North Salt Lake officials said the city will not claim responsibility for a landslide that destroyed one home and damaged a tennis club more than two weeks ago. Read more »
A recent poll shows the majority of Utahns support the state's decision to appeal the ruling that struck down Amendment 3, but an even greater number believe the Supreme Court will rule a ban on... Read more »
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. Read more »
Although improv comedy may seem completely random from an outside perspective, two local improv venues, Provo's Comedy Sportz and Salt Lake City's Off Broadway Theatre, share the art behind... Read more »
Several residents in West Jordan and Murray are looking to city officials for answers after their homes flooded during an overnight storm, Wednesday. Officials in both cities say they are doing all... Read more »
A 79-year-old driver who hit and killed a 3rd District Court judge after allegedly becoming distracted by looking at fall colors and driving into oncoming traffic, quietly settled his case a few... Read more »
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... Read more »
People gathered Monday to demand answers and transparency from police regarding the shooting of Dillon Taylor, who was killed last week in a confrontation with police. Read more »
A man who pleaded guilty a week ago to felony drug possession was arrested again Wednesday after residents spotted him allegedly trying to burglarize a car their neighborhood. Read more »
A man accused of opening the door of a parked car and attacking a Chicago man who was on a date was ordered Wednesday to stand trial for murder. Read more »
In a world where kids know how to use an iPad better than many adults, the traditional textbook has maintained popularity throughout the Utah college scene. Read more »
Canyons School District welcomed its students back to school in style on Wednesday. Read more »
A recent poll shows most Utahns would likely favor a statewide law banning discrimination in housing or employment on the basis of sexual preference. Read more »
In a labor of love, about 130 University of Utah students spent Wednesday painting and cleaning The Road Home's winter overflow shelter. The shelter is an emergency home for homeless families... Read more »
Educators on Monday reviewed preliminary data from the state's SAGE computer adaptive testing system. Read more »
An Ogden woman wanted by Salvadoran authorities for allegedly orchestrating the murder of her husband was deported to El Salvador Wednesday by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Read more »
Vernal police are trying to determine what caused a man to drive onto the plaza in front of the Uintah County Library and crash into a flagpole Tuesday. Read more »
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