An argument among adults -- and controversy about racial attitudes -- was sparked earlier this month in Utah County after a 12-year-old boy was called a racial slur by another during a basketball game in Lehi.
Climbing routes on cliffs used by rare birds in Zion National Park will be temporarily closed beginning March 1, 2013, in order to protect the nesting success of this “endangered species” .
A father and his son -- who became stranded on the snowy mountainside above Bountiful overnight when their snowmobiles wouldn't start -- were found unharmed on Thursday afternoon, authorities said.
Two men were hospitalized Wednesday morning after a runaway dump truck, reportedly with no brakes, crashed into a pickup truck and flipped onto it's side, officials said.
A dump truck ended up on its roof and its driver was sent to the hospital after it swerved into oncoming traffic and drove straight off an overpass, police said. UPDATE: ABC 4 News has learned that the drive died of his injuries at the hospital.
Authorities on Tuesday identified a second man wanted in connection with the shootings deaths of three people at a Midvale "drug house" last week.
A Utah man who recently was discharged from his church mission could spend the rest of his life in prison for allegedly raping an underage girl, authorities said.
The fire that destroyed an historic Utah County landmark and a nearby house last week ignited as the result of an accident, authorities announced Tuesday.
Authorities are looking for the person or persons who made off with an 8-foot tall faux snowman -- which was part of a drunk driving awareness campaign -- from a local grocery store last weekend, officials said.
President Obama's push to raise the federal minimum wage by almost two dollars per hour is being met with near universal approval from economists and citizens -- but not from everyone.