Fiery semi crash closes Interstate 80 in western Utah

Interstate 80 is closed in both directions in western Utah after a semitrailer hit a military...


19-year-old Woods Cross man killed in Indiana freeway crash

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Indiana State Police say a Utah man has died and nine other people have been injured in a four-vehicle pileup in central Indiana.


Daughter of man in The Piano Guys missing in Oregon

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The 21-year-old daughter of one of men in the Utah-based music group The Piano Guys, Jon Schmidt, has been reported missing and may have gotten injured or lost on a hike in the Columbia River Gorge in Oregon, authorities say.


Who is Evan McMullin, third-party candidate surging in Utah?

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Two months after he jumped into the presidential race as a political unknown on the fringe, independent candidate Evan McMullin is surging in the polls in Utah and drawing large crowds at rallies as he becomes the conduit for conservative voters fed up with Republican Donald...


Defending champion Oregon picked to repeat as Pac-12 winner

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Coaches in the deep-as-ever Pac-12 Conference are determined to continue some serious momentum in men’s basketball that was built up during a special March. A conference-record seven teams reached the 2016 NCAA Tournament. “The biggest key for us as a league is we all have to...


2016 could be worst year for Utah teen traffic deaths in 7 years

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — More Utah teens have died in car crashes during the first nine months of this year than in all of 2015, according to state data released Thursday. A total of 26 teenagers have died on Utah roads so far in 2016, The Salt Lake Tribune reported. That compares to 15 teen...


BC-ID--Intermountain Grain & Livestock, ID

POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Farm Bureau Intermountain Grain and Livestock Report Friday, October 21, 2016. Bids subject to change. BLACKFOOT __ soft white 3.45; hard red winter 3.3.80; DNS 5.15; hard white 4.00; BURLEY __ soft white 3.65, down 5; hard red winter 3.45, up 6; DNS 5.10, down 2;...


Expectations sky-high as Jazz look to break playoff drought

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Joe Johnson had options of where to chase a ring in the twilight of his career and the seven-time All-Star chose to sign a two-year deal with a Utah Jazz team that hasn’t reached the playoffs since 2012. Johnson, 35, bought into the widespread belief that the Jazz will improve...


US rig count up 14 this week to 553; Texas gains 10

HOUSTON (AP) — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by 14 this week to 553. A year ago, 787 rigs were active. Depressed energy prices have sharply curtailed oil and gas exploration. Houston oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. said Friday that 443 rigs...


Logan veterinarian to pay fine for drug violations

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Logan veterinarian has agreed to pay a civil fine in connection to federal allegations that drugs were improperly handled at a research facility he runs. KSL-TV reports ( ) that Michael Larson has agreed to pay $200,000 and to surrender his Drug...


2 truckers dead after fiery crash on Interstate 80 in Utah

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Authorities in Utah say two people are dead after a fiery crash involving two tractor-trailers on Interstate 80 west of Salt Lake City. The Utah Highway Patrol says a trucker from Nevada died when his rig hauling a military vehicle hit a median about 3 a.m. Wednesday near...

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