Daily Archives: February 24, 2016

Fatal accident near Nephi shuts down I-15 northbound traffic

Interstate 15 is shutdown near exit 229 in Nephi after a fatal accident that occurred at about 3 p.m. Wednesday.

Fatal accident near Nephi shuts down I-15 northbound traffic

Lockdown: Apple could make it even tougher to hack Phones

Turns out there’s a fair bit both individuals and Apple could do to FBI-proof their phones and shield private information from investigators and cybercriminals alike. Those measures include multiple passcodes and longer, more complex ones.

Lockdown: Apple could make it even tougher to hack Phones

UPS invests in same-day delivery company

Deliv said Wednesday it raised $28 million from a group of investors, including first-time investor United Parcel Service Inc. UPS says the investment will help it observe the same-day delivery market. Deliv did not specify how much UPS is investing. Other investors include mall operators General Growth Properties Inc., Taubman Centers Inc. and Westfield Corp., which also work with Deliv.

UPS invests in same-day delivery company

The first thing you should do with your tax refund

During last year’s filing season, the average tax refund was $2,797. That’s enough money to buy five Apple Watches, treat yourself to a Caribbean cruise or snag a couple of VIP tickets to the Coachella music festival.

The first thing you should do with your tax refund

Scammed you once? Crooks bet on scamming you again

But scammers are now running something called “asset recovery” cons that target consumers. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau noticed a pattern in its complaint data of scam victims getting scammed again.

Scammed you once? Crooks bet on scamming you again

Homeless man arrested in Provo on reports of attacking city worker with hammer

A homeless man was arrested Tuesday afternoon in Provo after he reportedly tried to assault a city worker at a park.

Homeless man arrested in Provo on reports of attacking city worker with hammer

Parolee arrested in Provo on suspicion of meth, marijuana and heroin possession

A parolee was arrested Monday night in Provo on suspicion of methamphetamine, marijuana and heroin possession.

Parolee arrested in Provo on suspicion of meth, marijuana and heroin possession

Lawmakers reject bill addressing adoptions by gay couples

SALT LAKE CITY — An effort to strike parts of Utah law requiring adoption and foster care officials to give preferences to heterosexual couples was rejected Wednesday as several lawmakers argued the measure goes beyond last year’s U.S. Supreme Court…

Lawmakers reject bill addressing adoptions by gay couples

Utah lawmakers reject push to expand abstinence-only sex ed

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah lawmakers have rejected a Democratic legislator’s effort to expand sex education in public schools.

Utah lawmakers reject push to expand abstinence-only sex ed

Introducing the new Heraldextra.com

Welcome to the future of local news! After intense research and testing, we’re excited to introduce you to our sleek new design.

Introducing the new Heraldextra.com