• 10% of college grads think Judge Judy is member of SCOTUS, poll reveals

    Jessica Ivins, KSL.com | Updated: Wed, Jan 20, 2016

    Judge Judy is known for her sassy personality, cutting remarks and no-nonsense attitude, but a new poll revealed she’s also recognized by many as holding one of the highest seats in the land.

  • Human memory capacity comparable to entire Internet, study shows

    Sean Stoker, KSL.com | Updated: Thu, Jan 21, 2016

    Scientists at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies have found that the human brain can hold 1 petabyte of memory--as much as the entire World Wide Web.

  • Grand jury indicts leader behind Planned Parenthood videos

    BY PAUL J. WEBER, Associated Press | Updated: Mon, Jan 25, 2016

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A grand jury investigating Planned Parenthood has indicted two anti-abortion activists who covertly shot videos of the organization. Harris County District Attorney Devon Anderson announced Monday that Center for Medical Progress founder David Daleiden was indicted on a felony charge of tampering with a governmental record and a misdemeanor count of related to purchasing human organs. Another activist was also indicted on a charge of tampering with a governmental record. A news release announcing the indictment doesn't say what the record was. Anderson said the grand jury cleared Planned Parenthood of any wrongdoing.

  • The school recently attacked in Pakistan was named after a 'secular Muslim'

    Herb Scribner, FamilyShare | Updated: Wed, Jan 20, 2016

    As Americans slept Tuesday night, militants stormed a northwestern Pakistan university that was, at the time, honoring the death of a major political figure.

  • Traditional retailers are closing stores, but are bricks and mortar the problem?

    Sam Turner, Deseret News | Updated: Thu, Jan 21, 2016

    With Wal-Mart and other major retailers closing stores and laying employees off, Amazon continues to innovate with flying packages and data-driven stores.

  • Harvard report seeks to lessen stress, pressure of college application process

    Jessica Ivins, KSL.com | Updated: Wed, Jan 20, 2016

    Dozens of American colleges and universities have come together in support of significant changes to the way potential students apply to school.

  • Uber accounts more valuable to thieves than credit card info, report finds

    Jessica Ivins, KSL.com | Updated: Wed, Jan 20, 2016

    Forget about credit card numbers — when it comes to identity theft, Uber, Netflix and PayPal accounts are the hottest commodities these days.

  • What we can all learn about grief from the survivors of Sandy Hook

    Chandra Johnson, Deseret News | Updated: Thu, Jan 21, 2016

    While the Sandy Hook shooting may be an extreme example of families trying to heal after a huge loss, director Kim Snyder’s “Newtown” has a lot to teach its audience about grief, trauma and healing.

  • These celebs and religious groups are looking to help Flint recover from its water crisis

    Herb Scribner, FamilyShare | Updated: Tue, Jan 19, 2016

    Flint, Michigan, is under a lot of strife with its contaminated water. But religious groups, celebrities and even rappers are looking to help.

  • Here’s why men get the flu worse than women

    Herb Scribner, FamilyShare | Updated: Tue, Jan 19, 2016

    A new study has found that the man flu — the idea that men suffer from flu symptoms worse than women — is actually true.

  • Why work gives you a headache (Hint: it’s not your boss)

    Herb Scribner, FamilyShare | Updated: Tue, Jan 19, 2016

    Ever wonder why sometimes you get a headache from work or you're suddenly tired? Blame the lights. All of them.

  • Controlled trial shows benefits of workplace flexibility

    Greg Kratz, Deseret News | Updated: Mon, Jan 18, 2016

    For the first time, a randomized controlled trial shows the positive effects of workplace flexibility on a company and its employees. And that's kind of a big deal.

  • Who has spent the most money on their campaign so far?

    Sam Turner, Deseret News | Updated: Tue, Jan 19, 2016

    2016 is an election year. Here's what candidates have spent so far, and what they are expected to spend this year.

  • Official: At least 2 dead in Saskatchewan school shooting

    BY ROB GILLIES, Associated Press | Published: Fri, Jan 22, 2016

    TORONTO (AP) — A shooting at a school in an aboriginal community in northern Saskatchewan left at least two people dead on Friday, a government official said. The official, who received reports from the scene, spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly. The grade 7 through 12 La Loche Community School in the community of La Loche is in lockdown. Brad Wall, the premier of the Canadian province of Saskatchewan, confirmed the shooting at the aboriginal community in the province. He said there were victims but did not say how many and did not release any other details. "Words cannot express my shock and sorrow at the horrific events today in La Loche.

  • Uber, Airbus team up to provide on-demand helicopter rides

    Jessica Ivins, KSL.com | Updated: Tue, Jan 19, 2016

    If you need to get somewhere fast and traffic is looking terrible, you may soon be able to hail a helicopter instead.

  • New app helps to spice up pictures

    Devon Dewey, KSL.com | Updated: Thu, Jan 7, 2016

    There are a lot of apps that let you spice up your pictures with fancy designs and overlays, but one Utah app is taking it to the next level.

  • Have You Seen This? Dog perfects athletic begging technique

    Martha Ostergar, KSL.com | Updated: Sun, Jan 17, 2016

    Just because dogs are considered "man's best friend" doesn't mean they aren't shameless beggars.

  • Millions moved by video of reunion between Texas boy and missing pup

    Jessica Ivins, KSL.com | Updated: Tue, Jan 19, 2016

    After a long month without his beloved pup, a Texas boy had all but given up hope that he’d ever see his missing best friend again.

  • Winter home sales may not always be a chilly proposition

    Jeff Wuorio, Deseret News | Updated: Tue, Jan 12, 2016

    Buying or selling a home in winter has its own set of challenges. Here's how to get the best deal possible, no matter which side of the transaction you're on.

  • Gender inequality in the workplace goes beyond the "pay gap"

    Sam Turner, Deseret News | Updated: Thu, Jan 14, 2016

    High-ranked women in tech companies are facing discrimination, decreased opportunity and even harassment. Find out how you can contribute to an equal work environment.




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