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1 hr ago | Deseret News

Utah college students prefer traditional textbooks to e-books, bookstore officials say

In a world where kids know how to use an iPad better than many adults, the traditional textbook has maintained popularity throughout the Utah college scene.


Related Topix: Ipad, Science / Technology, Family, Kids, Salt Lake City, UT, University of Utah

6 hrs ago | OhNoTheyDidnt

The Men of Rocky Pose Naked For OUT Magazine

The idea of taking the iconic '70s indie film Rocky and transforming it into a big-budget Broadway musical seemed strange from the second we heard it.


Related Topix: New York

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Alabama Live

Indie star Melodie Sisk comes to SHOUT fest with horror film, says that Birmingham is now home

A busy indie-film actor and producer, Melodie Sisk is the co-star of a new, out-of-the-box horror film, "The Ladies of the House," that promises to be one of the highlights of the Birmingham SHOUT LGBTQ Film Festival this weekend.


Related Topix: Birmingham, AL, Entertainment

Salt Lake Tribune

Man ordered to stand trial in Utah stabbing death

A man who was pulled out of his car and stabbed to death in downtown Salt Lake City in April was a veteran, a father and a husband.


Related Topix: Salt Lake City, UT, US Military, US Air Force, Hill Air Force Base


User photos: This week in news

Each Tuesday we take a look back at the past week in news from across Utah, showcasing photos submitted by users.


Related Topix: Salt Lake City, UT, North Salt Lake, UT

CBS Atlanta

An 86-year-old Utah woman writes romance novel

New York City's Metropolitan Opera has reached a deal with its stagehands and says it expects to avert a lockout by reaching agreements with the remaining unions as well.


Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, Jay Nixon

The York Daily Record

Police: Two charged with prostitution

Two Hanover women were charged with prostitution and related offenses on Monday, according to separate police criminal complaints filed at District Judge Dwayne Dubs' office.


Related Topix: Hanover, PA, York County, PA

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Evening Sun

Japan trade deficit widens; exports up slightly

Japan's trade deficit rose in July from the month before to a wider than expected 964 billion yen , though exports were higher for the first time in three months.


Related Topix: Salt Lake City, UT

Norwalk Citizen News

Eatery that served toxic tea had labeling citation

Dickey's Barbecue Pit is shown Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, in South Jordan, Utah. The Utah police agency investigating how iced tea that a woman drank at a restaurant ended up laced with an industrial cleaning solution is forwarding its findings to prosecutors to determine if anybody should be charged.


Related Topix: South Jordan, UT, Drink, Soft Drinks, Salt Lake City, UT

Salt Lake Tribune

Utah officer who shot Dillon Taylor was wearing a body camera

The Salt Lake City police officer who shot 20-year-old Dillon Taylor outside a convenience store last week was wearing a body camera.


Related Topix: Salt Lake City, UT, Violent Crime, Criminal Defense Law, Law

The Willits News

86-year-old Utah woman writes romance novel

An 86-year-old Utah woman became a first-time novelist by writing a steamy romance novel about a bored housewife.


Carlsbad Current-Argus

Fresh reality programming was last week's big draw

A double whammy of "America's Got Talent" gave NBC the week's two most-watched shows, and three installments of CBS' "Big Brother" rounded out the bottom of last week's Top 10, according to Nielsen figures released Tuesday.


Related Topix: Game Show, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television, Big Brother, Salt Lake City, UT

Deseret News

Utah's One Voice Children's Choir to perform live on 'America's Got Talent'

Last week, 100 children and 85 adult chaperones boarded five flights out of Salt Lake City destined for New York.


Related Topix: Salt Lake City, UT, University of Utah, Brigham Young University, Family, Kids

Times Herald

New laws: Teachers do not have to disclose guns

Kasey Hansen yelled as she pointed her loaded handgun at a target's chest at a shooting range outside Salt Lake City.


Related Topix: Guns, Salt Lake City, UT, Education Etc.

Mon Aug 18, 2014


Utah man oldest person to complete American Ninja Warrior

At 52 years old, local man Jon Stewart trained hard to become the oldest person ever to complete a city finals course on American Ninja Warrior.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Orem, UT, Salt Lake City, UT


Heavy rain, flooding reported in southern Utah

The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for the "western two-thirds of Utah and southwest Wyoming."


Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Flood, Washington County, UT, Salt Lake City, UT

Washington Times

Witness video sought in Utah nightclub shooting

Authorities investigating a weekend shooting that injured six people at a crowded Salt Lake City nightclub said Monday they are hoping someone took video that will help them identify the gunmen.


Related Topix: Violent Crime

Wall Street Journal

Utah Emerges as Job Creation Engine, Giving Chase to North Dakota

Utah has emerged this year as a job creation leader, according to Labor Department data released Monday .


Related Topix: University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

Woman who drank chemical-laced tea improving

Dickey's Barbecue Pit is shown Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, in South Jordan, Utah. Police say a woman was in extremely critical condition after drinking sweet tea laced with an industrial cleaning chemical at Dickey's Barbecue Pit.


Related Topix: South Jordan, UT, Drink, Soft Drinks, Salt Lake City, UT

Maggie Gyllenhaal talks about the musical indie film, 'Frank'

On August 17, 2014 Examiner Dorri Olds met with members of the cast of the quirky movie, " Frank ."


Related Topix: Michael Fassbender