Daily Archives: May 19, 2016

American Fork police arrest man for suspected child sex abuse

Officers with the American Fork Police Department arrested a man Wednesday afternoon on reports of sexually abusing an underage female.

American Fork police arrest man for suspected child sex abuse

LDS missionaries now sporting sunglasses and wide-brimmed hats

Those men in black at your door are not government agents.

LDS missionaries now sporting sunglasses and wide-brimmed hats

Two-thirds of US would struggle to cover $1,000 emergency

These financial difficulties span all income levels, according to the poll conducted by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research. Seventy-five percent of people in households making less than $50,000 a year would have difficulty coming up with $1,000 to cover an unexpected bill. But when income rose to between $50,000 and $100,000, the difficulty decreased only modestly to 67 percent.

Two-thirds of US would struggle to cover $1,000 emergency

Congress, White House strike rescue deal for Puerto Rico

A revised House bill introduced late Wednesday would create a board to help manage the territory’s financial obligations and restructure some debt. Negotiations between the Obama administration and House Speaker Paul Ryan’s office and helped finalize the legislation.

Congress, White House strike rescue deal for Puerto Rico

Summer to mark return of the great road trip

Cheap fuel prices have left many American families flush with spare cash, which they now plan to spend on vacations. And with summertime gas prices predicted to be the lowest in 13 years, the travel industry is outright giddy over its chances for a blockbuster July and August.

Summer to mark return of the great road trip

Google Daydream VR vision: With opportunity comes challenges

On Thursday, Google offered more details on its plans to develop a range of VR headsets that promise to be more comfortable and durable than its ultra-cheap Cardboard headset. Google will make one and share design guidelines with other manufacturers.

Google Daydream VR vision: With opportunity comes challenges

Citizens Academy shows extreme sides of police duties with SWAT demo

Citizens Academy shows extreme sides of police duties with SWAT demo

Top 10 upcoming Utah County plays and musicals still coming in 2016

From farces to tragedies and from Payson to Point of the Mountain, theatergoers in Utah County have close to 50 plays and musicals to look forward to from now to the end of 2016.

Top 10 upcoming Utah County plays and musicals still coming in 2016

Highland girl who died unexpectedly remembered for wanting to make others happy

Whenever Angeline Washburn was having a bad day, her daughter, Tabitha, would write down words of encouragement and stick these notes under her mom’s pillow.

Highland girl who died unexpectedly remembered for wanting to make others happy

Sexual assault at BYU: University asks community for feedback

As part of its effort to study the issue of sexual assault on campus and the relationship between its Honor Code and Title IX Offices, Brigham Young University launched a website Thursday to obtain feedback from students and community members.

Sexual assault at BYU: University asks community for feedback