A Utah County man originally listed as "missing in action" in Afghanistan was confirmed "killed in action."
A team of researchers led by scientists at BYU and the University of Utah believes they have found a gene linked to migraines in some individuals, and their study suggests several promising leads... Read more »
Kennecott Utah Copper is resolved to recover from a massive landslide at its Bingham Canyon Mine "stronger and better than we were before," a mine executive told the Salt Lake County Council on... Read more »
The Zions Bank Utah Consumer Attitude Index fell 2.4 points to 76.5 in April, while the national Consumer Confidence Index climbed 6.2 points to 68.1. The 2.4-point decrease in the CAI is within... Read more »
A 13-year-old girl who was critically injured after being struck by a vehicle near Payson died Sunday afternoon, according to the Utah Highway Patrol. Read more »
An American Fork man charged with killing his 5-month-old son wants to die, his attorney said Monday. Read more »
Springville will hold a grand opening for its new Civic Center Water Park on Saturday, May 4 at 10 a.m. Read more »
A judge will not disqualify the Utah County Attorney's Office from the prosecuting the case of Martin MacNeill, a Pleasant Grove doctor who is accused of killing his wife. Read more »
New Yorkers Chuck and Paddy Mollard moved to Utah to retire — and they're not the retiring type. Read more »
A 13-year-old girl was in critical condition on life support Sunday after she and three other teens were struck by a car Saturday night while crossing 5600 West near 9200 South just north of Payson. Read more »
Utah's lawmakers have joined the governor, educators and the business community in endorsing a statewide goal to increase the number of adults with degrees or certificates by 2020. With seven years... Read more »
Volunteers may work for free, but they've never earned more for their organizations than they do now, according to a study released this month. And no where are their more volunteer hours given... Read more »
Experts say suicide is largely preventable if help is sought. Continuing discussion on the issue and identifying resources in the community are part of the prevention process. Read more »
Utahns reported feeling the most enjoyment on any given day in 2012, but that enjoyment was tempered with some of the highest reported stress in the country, Gallup said in its latest well-being... Read more »
In the hopes of cutting down on addiction, BYU engineering students have designed a device to regulate prescription drug use. Read more »
A Payson motorcyclist died after driving off a winding canyon road Thursday night. Read more »
Anousheh Ansari addressed graduates at Utah Valley University's commencement ceremony Thursday. Students at the Orem school earned a combined 1,847 associate's degrees, 2,905 bachelor's degrees and... Read more »
An American Fork woman said a helpful man stole her wallet while assisting with child's wheelchair. Read more »
The warmer weather is coming to Utah, and that has a lot of people looking to get outside and enjoy it. But people aren't the only ones out there enjoying the sun. Read more »
For teenagers in Utah, the number of suicide attempts total about two a day among kids ages 10 to 17. Read more »
InTech Collegiate High School in North Logan has been named the best high school in the state for the second consecutive year by U.S. News but ranked 652nd nationally. Read more »
Firefighters and firefighter hopefuls showed off their skills at the annual UVU Fire Games at the Utah Fire and Rescue Academy on Wednesday. Read more »
The latest rankings by the American Lung Association note some improvements on the Utah air quality front, but major metro area still flunked because of short-term spikes in pollution levels. St.... Read more »
At its recent annual membership meeting, the Utah Technology Council presented peer awards for industry involvement and community leadership. Read more »
With summer driving season approaching, the Utah Department of Transportation has announced its top 10 road construction projects for the rest of the year. Read more »
Provo police are seeking whomever is responsible for animal cruelty in northwest area of Provo Read more »
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Mia Love made it official Saturday at the GOP state convention — she’s once again challenging Utah’s only Democrat in Congress, Rep. Jim Matheson, for his 4th District seat. Read more »
A Utah County man originally listed as "missing in action" this week after a bomb went off next to him in Afghanistan was confirmed "killed in action" Saturday night by the Army. Read more »
An accident in Saratoga Springs resulted in six hospitalized. Police responded to a call around 9:30 of an accident near 1200 west and SR-73, about one and a half miles away from the Crossroads... Read more »
Utah water quality regulators say a $3 increase per household on sewer rates would help the state address the most challenging water pollution problem they've seen since the federal Clean Water Act... Read more »
Family members believe a Utah County soldier missing in action in Afghanistan has been killed. Read more »
Utah's Republican Party will vote on a resolution opposing the Common Core State Standards on Saturday. The resolution has received an unfavorable recommendation by party leadership who worry the... Read more »
Two men were arrested in Orem after police say they offered a 14-year-old girl and her 16-year-old sister $30 to have sex with them. Read more »
The National Transportation Safety Board wants all states to lower the impaired driving definitions for blood-alcohol content from 0.08 percent to 0.05 percent. Read more »
The Utah Department of Workforce Services reported Friday that Utah’s employment rate for April 2013 grew by an estimated 3.5 percent, adding 43,100 jobs to the economy compared to April 2012. Read more »
When it comes to meaningful reporting on education, the environment and the family, Deseret News reporters stand out in the Rocky Mountain region. Read more »
Demolition crews began removing an east-facing portion of the Wilkinson Center on Wednesday. The canopy and the drop-off area it sheltered were part of the student center's original design when the... Read more »
The Davis County Health Department has announced an outbreak of pertussis at Viewmont High School. Read more »
About the last thing Richard Falkner expected last Tuesday night was to answer the doorbell to a hug and heartfelt thank you from two of the daughters of the man whose life he saved — 57... Read more »
The Salt Lake City School Board is considering a property tax increase that would cost an additional $12.65 per year on a $100,000 home. Read more »
Most of Utah's public university presidents are paid less than the national median. Read more »
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