Daily Archives: July 21, 2016

Judge ’98 percent inclined’ to grant new trial for Orem man imprisoned for murdering wife

A man convicted of murdering his wife will likely have a new trial, resulting from what his attorneys call a misrepresentation of evidence presented at trial.

Judge ’98 percent inclined’ to grant new trial for Orem man imprisoned for murdering wife

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European airlines warn of turbulence

Germany’s biggest carrier, Lufthansa, warned its profits would be lower than expected as "advance bookings, especially on long-haul routes to Europe, have declined significantly, in particular due to repeated terrorist attacks in Europe and to greater political and economic uncertainty." Its shares slumped 5.6 percent to 10.47 euros ($11.53) on Thursday.

European airlines warn of turbulence

By the numbers: June home sales report released

The Lakeland-Winter Haven metro area, which comprises all of Polk County, had 902 closed sales on single-family homes, an increase of 4.4 percent from last year.

By the numbers: June home sales report released

Still-low mortgage rates ushering new refi wave

Mortgage interest rates have remained low for so long, lenders and borrowers alike have been expecting rates would only creep higher. Instead, they’ve tested record lows. Since Britain’s vote last month to exit the European Union rattled financial markets, average long-term mortgage rates have dipped tantalizingly close to their all-time low of 3.31 percent set in November 2012.

Still-low mortgage rates ushering new refi wave

Chipotle out of character in struggle to win back customers

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. said Thursday its sales were down 23.6 percent during the second quarter as it fights to recover from a series of food scares. That follows a 30 percent drop at established locations in the first three months of the year, when Chipotle posted its first quarterly loss as a public company.

Chipotle out of character in struggle to win back customers

Publix is the top March for Babies team in the nation

Publix is the top March for Babies team in the nation

Dolly Parton to visit UCCU Center Tuesday

The “9 to 5” country diva Dolly Parton will make a stop just “Two Doors Down” for Utahns on Tuesday night.

Dolly Parton to visit UCCU Center Tuesday

Construction worker hospitalized after falling 4 stories in Orem

A construction worker has been hospitalized in critical condition after falling four stories.

Construction worker hospitalized after falling 4 stories in Orem

Criminal record cleared for BYU student accused of groping

PROVO — The criminal record of a Brigham Young University student accused of groping women while he jogged on campus has been cleared after he completed terms of a court diversion program.

Criminal record cleared for BYU student accused of groping

Cluck Truck is the roost for chicken wrap-lovers in Utah County

One of the many things that makes summer superior to wintertime is picnics. Sitting on a pile of icy, dirt-filled snow while your face freezes off is just not the same as finding a patch of grass under a tree…

Cluck Truck is the roost for chicken wrap-lovers in Utah County