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Sandy man says firefighters saved his cat stuck under a bridge

Jan 21, 2015 02:00 PM EDT

A Sandy man is thanking the crew of firefighters who helped save his cat, which was stuck under a bridge.

LDS dad among finalists for Doritos Super Bowl commercial contest

Jan 21, 2015 02:00 PM EDT

Jason Johnson worked with his wife, their six children and several friends to create his Doritos commercial.

Brad Rock: BYU asleep at the switch on Miami Beach Bowl fight fallout

Jan 21, 2015 04:00 PM EDT

It handled the situation, but should have given a few specifics before Memphis took the stage.

U.S. Census Bureau survey ranks Utah's best and worst commuter cities

Jan 21, 2015 07:00 PM EDT

Utahns spend more than 50 minutes on average traveling to work every day, which adds up to about 134 hours each year.

6 important takeaways for families in last night's State of the Union Address

Jan 21, 2015 11:00 AM EDT

Middle-class families were front-and-center during last night's State of the Union Address.

Wright Words: BYU freshman finds faith, 'tender mercies' after 10-foot fall

Jan 21, 2015 08:00 AM EDT

Heather Burton, a healthy, athletic young woman, was winding her way through the canyon when she lost her footing.

Salt Lake mayor orders some officer shooting reports to be made public

Jan 21, 2015 05:00 PM EDT

Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker has ordered that cases on officer shootings should be open to the public.

Want to save money in 2015? Here's your resolutionary roadmap

Jan 21, 2015 02:00 AM EDT

As consumers we must take greater control of our financial lives if we want to achieve financial success.

Smartphone apps that can help teens cope with stress, sleep and depression

Jan 21, 2015 12:00 PM EDT

House Republicans run into divisions over first abortion bill

Jan 21, 2015 01:00 PM EDT

House Republicans ran into divisions over the new Congress' first abortion bill.

Utah Jazz usher Wally Price will be well-remembered by the NBA franchise

Jan 21, 2015 09:00 PM EDT

Longtime Jazz usher Wally Price died earlier this week at age 99. He was a fixture at Jazz games for decades.

Utah scores second highest in nation on EPA 'toxic releases' inventory

Jan 21, 2015 03:00 PM EDT

A national inventory conducted by the EPA details the amount of toxic chemicals handled by companies.