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Death Toll Rising After Deadly Floods in Utah
The community of Hildale comes together after three sisters and nine of their children were killed when swept away by flood waters; 6-year-old boy still missing.
2016 Presidential Hopefuls Ready to Face Off During 2nd GOP Debate
Donald Trump, Carly Fiorina, Ben Carson and other top Republicans candidates set for second debate at the Reagan Library in California.
5 Things to Know This Morning
Your look at the five biggest and most buzz-worthy stories of the morning. 1. Second Republican Presidential Debate The second Republican debate is just around the corner . Eleven candidates are slated to be on stage for the main debate at 8 p.m. tonight at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library.
10-Year-Old Boy Among 16 Dead in Utah Flash Flooding
Twelve people, including a 10-year-old boy, are dead after flash floods tore through the town of Hildale, Utah, Monday night, on the border with Arizona, authorities said. One person is missing, Washington County Emergency Services said this afternoon. Separately, four people were killed in nearby
Vandalism Investigated at National Parks Out West
The National Park Service has launched an investigation following reports of vandalism in at least 10 parks in Arizona, California, Colorado, Oregon and Utah, officials said today. “On Tuesday we received a phone call from a reporter who directed us to a web blog called...
Severe Weather Watch, Including Deadly Flash Floods
26 million Americans in the path of dangerous weather, including tornados and severe storms.
Warren Jeffs' Mansion Becomes Bed and Breakfast
Warren Jeffs probably wishes he was sleeping here. While the polygamist leader spends his days in a prison cell, his sprawling compound has been turned into a bed and breakfast. Jeffs' former bodyguard, Willie Jessop, bought Hildale, Utah mansion last year with money he received as part of a
Idaho BASE Jump Accident Injures 2
Two daredevils amazingly survived a nearly 500-foot plunge with parachutes tangled.
BASE Jumpers Seriously Injured After Falling From Idaho Bridge
Two BASE jumpers in Idaho are lucky to be alive after getting entangled and falling nearly 500 feet from a bridge. Austin Carey, 22, and James Rawe, 24, were getting ready for a jump Monday from the Perrine Bridge, which spans the Snake River Canyon in the southern part of the state. But Rawe got
Newlywed Utah BASE Jumper Dies After Falling 2,000 Feet
“A great American tragedy” is what some today are calling the death of a Utah woman who died in a BASE jumping accident. Amber Bellows, a 28-year-old rising star of the extreme sport, died Saturday afternoon after falling nearly 2,000 feet due to a failed...