LDS Church expanding suicide-prevention website
Elder Ronald A. Rasband of the LDS Church's Quorum of the Twelve Apostles joined a Utah task force on youth suicide prevention Wednesday and the church is preparing to expand its own suicide prevention resources.
Police: Ex-Herriman High teacher under investigation in texts with student case
A former Herriman High School teacher is under investigation for allegedly sending inappropriate text messages to a 17-year-old student, Unified police confirmed Thursday.
Ruth Watkins selected first female president of the University of Utah
Ruth Watkins has been selected as the 16th president of the University of Utah, the first woman to serve in that role.
Man accused of sex assault in public bathroom released from jail
A man who police say ordered a woman in a public bathroom to take off her clothes at knifepoint has been found incompetent to face the charges against him and has been released from jail.
Intermountain Healthcare leads charge against rising drug costs
Utah's Intermountain Healthcare is at the helm of a collaboration with hospital systems across the country to manufacture and distribute a selection of generic drugs.
Amazon says thanks, no thanks, to Utah's HQ2 proposal
After inciting a frenzy of interest and activity with its call for proposals from potential hosts of a new, secondary headquarters, Seattle-based Amazon released its shortlist of potential HQ2 sites, and Utah missed the cut.
Summit draws 14k for celebration of Utah tech scene
The second annual Silicon Slopes Tech Summit attracted over 14,000 attendees to two days of speakers, presentations and breakout sessions focused on tech issues. The event almost tripled the attendance from last year's debut version.
Explosive tanker fire shuts I-15 in Salt Lake County for hours
A semi with two tankers caught fire Thursday evening, shutting I-15 at 7200 South in both directions.
Police: 1 dead in West Valley City shooting; dog also killed
One person and a dog were killed when someone fired a gun at a car in West Valley City late Thursday, authorities said.
Motorcyclist killed in American Fork crash
A motorcyclist was killed when he collided with a car Thursday evening, police said.