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  • Salt Lake City apartment fire sends one to the hospital

    SALT LAKE CITY – Firefighters are investigating what sparked an apartment fire that sent one person to the hospital Friday. Fire crews were called to the apartments on 714 N. 900 W. at about 2 p.m. and quickly put out the flames. Salt Lake City Fire officials said one resident went to the hospital for smoke inhalation and complications from asthma. The amount of damage the fire caused was not immediately known.  

  • Inmates charged with forcible sex abuse after strip search over stolen sugar packets

    DUCHESNE COUNTY, Utah – Two inmates in the Duchesne County Jail are now facing forcible sex abuse charges for an incident that erupted over alleged theft of sugar packets. The Duchesne County Sheriff’s Office said 30-year-old Zhondee Spring Nephi and 21-year-old Letha Ilene Beston are each charged with two counts of forcible sexual abuse. Nephi is also charged with assault by a prisoner. Nephi was originally booked into the Duchesne County Jail by Bureau of Indian Affairs police following her arrest […]

  • Republican Congressman Chris Stewart shares how tax plan will affect Utahns

    Tax plans are a hot topic right now. Republican Congressman Chris Stewart stopped by Fox 13 to share some insight and how the changes will affect Utah.

  • How to cook the perfect Thanksgiving bird

    Todd’s Turkey Tips: How to make any turkey recipe better! – Use a roasting rack.  It allows air flow around the whole turkey and it keeps the bottom out of the juice. After all, you want a roasted turkey, not a boiled one. – If you have convection, use it. Use convection or convection roast at 325. If you don’t have convection, put your turkey on the second rack from the bottom. Put an empty cookie sheet on the bottom rack. – […]

  • Pringles recreates Thanksgiving dinner with eight new chip flavors

    It’s the greatest, most filling meal of the year — and junk food wants in on the action. Pringles has created eight new chip flavors in a combination that’s “deliciously close to the real thing.” “While the dinner is not available for retail sale this season, who knows what the future of Pringles stacking and snacking will bring,” the company said in a press release. The tray includes the following flavors: turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, cranberry sauce, creamed corn, green […]

  • Power restored after outage at some Weber School District schools

    OGDEN, Utah – The power is back on after an outage at a couple of Weber School District schools Friday afternoon. Officials said the power was out at two of its schools, Roosevelt Elementary and T H Bell Jr. High. According to the school, classes are still in session and the schools are still serving lunch. There was a brief power outage at Roosevelt & TH Bell. The power is back on and school will remain in session. — WSD […]

  • Lanes reopen after semi loses trailer, crashes on I-15 near 800 S.

    SALT LAKE CITY – Authorities have reopened I-15 near 800 S. after a semi truck crashed early Friday morning. The Utah Highway Patrol said the truck, carrying two trailers, lost control while traveling southbound near 800 S. at about 2 a.m. Troopers said the rear trailer detached, rolled and then hit another car. The front trailer and cab then swerved and crashed into the cement median. This blocked multiple lanes for several hours while crews cleaned up. Both drivers had […]

  • Dog owners have a lower risk of death, study shows

    The benefits that come with owning a dog are clear– physical activity, support, companionship — but owning a dog could literally be saving your life. Dog ownership is associated with a reduced risk for cardiovascular disease and death, finds a new study published Friday in Scientific Reports, a Swedish publication. For people living alone, owning a dog can decrease their risk of death by 33% and their risk of cardiovascular related death by 36%, when compared to single individuals without […]

  • 7-year-old orphaned by California shooting rampage knew and feared the gunman

    Seven-year-old Gage did what the teachers said. He knew the drill. A whistle blows. You go into lockdown. Go inside. Get real quiet. Hide under the desk. A gunman had emerged outside Rancho Tehama Elementary School in Northern California. He fired at the building. He got closer, and fired some more. Gage said he heard his class door being jostled. It was the bad man outside. He was trying to get in. The locked door kept the gunman out Tuesday […]

  • Suspect arrested after leading police on chase through Sandy

    SANDY, Utah – Police have a man in custody who they say led them on a chase through Sandy overnight. At about 4 a.m., Unified Police said they tried to stop a white BMW near 7500 S. State St. in Midvale because it didn’t have license plates. The driver did not stop or pull over and instead sped off. An officer spotted the same car near 350 W. Fort Union Blvd. and was putting out spike strips to stop the […]

  • Doctors save hunter whose face was ripped off by grizzly bear

    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Coming face to face with a grizzly bear and living to tell the story — it’s something movies are made of, but this is no movie. Doctors at Swedish Medical Center in Englewood, Colorado are being credited with saving a man whose face was torn off by a grizzly bear, according to KDVR. Lee Brooke was hunting in Wyoming when he encountered the grizzly. After months of treatment he is now back home in Pennsylvania. The attack […]

  • DOWNLOAD: Get winter storm updates with Fox 13 app

    This winter storm is bringing snow to the mountains and rain to the valley but that will change with snow levels lowering in elevation later Friday. Download the Fox 13 news app to stay ahead of the storms across Utah and get the latest updates on the developing conditions in your area. Get live weather alerts, watch live streaming newscasts and keep an eye on the storms with Fox 13’s interactive radar. – iPhone: Get Fox 13 iPhone app here – Android: Get Fox 13 […]