A Canadian tourist thought it would be a good idea to get a selfie near some rail tracks near the Inca trail in Peru. But that decision left him scratching his head after the train's conductor went by.
Pollutants in more than 16 percent of Chinese soil exceed national standards, an official report shows. For arable farmland, the percentage increases to almost 20 percent, which officials have called extremely worrying.
A stretch of highway in Holland 500 metres long has been enhanced with glow in the dark road markings. The paint used to mark the road uses a 'photo-luminising' powder that charges up in daylight and then gradually releases a green glow at night.
More and more drug users are turning to the internet to buy both legal highs and illicit substances like marijuana and amphetamines, a survey has found.
A new pill that balloons inside your stomach could help you lose weight. It isn't FDA approved and has a big price tag, but it could change the way people lose weight.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - Last April, we introduced you to Jaylee Dutcher. The 9 year-old from Draper is an adrenaline junkie who doesn't let Spina Bifida get her down.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - Thursday’s storm continues to cause plenty of headaches for travelers at Salt Lake International Airport. Some passengers have been stuck since early Thursday morning.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – Utah’s same sex marriage ban is in the national spotlight as three gay couples are challenging the law’s constitutionality.
KEARNS, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - As a Kearns teenager recovers from injuries sustained by a gunshot wound Saturday night, police have now determined that the only suspect in the shooting was himself.
A Michigan man claims to have given U.S. authorities the location of Osama bin Laden’s compound in 2003, eight years before he was killed. He says he’s still trying to collect the $25 million reward.
PROVO, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – A family drama is set to unfold Thursday as the daughters of Michele MacNeill are expected to testify as star witnesses for the prosecution against their father.
SALT LAKE CITY, (ABC 4 Utah) - Authorities arrested a man inside the Utah State Capitol Tuesday afternoon after he drove up the outside steps, walked into the building and kicked the doors of the Supreme Court chamber.
ALPINE, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – The man who is seen toppling over a goblin in Central Utah in a viral video online is found to have filed a personal injury lawsuit a month before the incident in which he said he has permanent and debilitating injuries.
SALT LAKE CITY, (ABC 4 Utah) – Governor Gary R. Herbert signed an agreement Thursday night to re-open the State’s five national parks and three national sites starting Friday.
SALT LAKE COUNTY, (ABC 4 Utah) – The Salt Lake County Council is calling upon the governor to use his executive authority to shut down Stericycle’s medical waste incinerator.
BOUNTIFUL, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – A Bountiful mother is determined to giver her son a proper memorial at his California gravesite nearly a decade after his death by fundraising to pay off funeral costs.
GUNNISON, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - An inmate at the Central Utah Correctional Facility is charged with murdering his former cellmate in a death that may be racially motivated.
WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - A 15-year-old boy is recovering from being accidentally shot in the stomach by a friend, according to police.
BIG COTTONWOOD CANYON, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - A Salt Lake area couple is behind bars for allegedly burglarizing cars in Big Cottonwood Canyon while people went on hikes.
WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – West Valley City announced the termination of Det. Shaun Cowley on Thursday who was under investigation for allegations of wrongdoing.
NORTH SALT LAKE, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – A medical waste incinerator accused of releasing possible toxins into the air may soon find another location to operate, according to North Salt Lake City officials.
LAYTON, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - Tragedy, it's something we will all experience in our lifetime. But one Layton woman is taking her own personal tragedies and using them to help others.
NORTH SALT LAKE, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – A member of the Erin Brockovich team joined the effort to investigate a medical waste incinerator surrounding homes in the Foxboro community by speaking a city council meeting Tuesday.
UTAH COUNTY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – A group of boys and two adults were rescued from Lincoln Beach Tuesday evening after their boat stalled in the water.
SALT LAKE CITY, (ABC 4 Utah) – The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals said they are offering a reward to anyone who can lead them to “Jerry” the carriage horse who collapsed in downtown Salt Lake, after the company released a photo of a different horse recovering.
SUMMIT COUNTY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – A newlywed couple in Summit County proved their love is strong come rain or shine, and fire or not, after they got married against the charred backdrop of the Rockport 5 Fire.
LAS VEGAS, Nevada (ABC 4 Utah) – A Utah woman remained jailed Sunday accused of running over eight people in a hit and run accident, while her son was safely brought back to Utah by family members.
WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – Thousands of dollars in student registration money is missing from Granger High School after being stolen from a principal’s car in Millcreek.
AMERICAN FORK, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – A 16-year-old girl was found safe Saturday evening in Salt Lake County after she was missing for over a day.
LITTLE COTTONWOOD CANYON, (ABC 4 Utah) – A Park City man was injured while climbing in Little Cottonwood Canyon on Friday afternoon.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - It’s been 25 years since the fresh faces of The Jets exploded onto the music scene with the song "Crush On You." Now; this family band with Utah ties, is getting ready to hit the stage again. We met up with them in studio to learn more about their new album and upcoming tour.
SALT LAKE CITY, (ABC 4 Utah) – The need for a convention hotel in downtown Salt Lake City is an uphill battle for lawmakers who said we need to keep event like to Outdoor Retailer for our economy to flourish.
SALT LAKE CITY, (ABC 4 Utah) – Two little girls are safe with their family after being kidnapped by a man who allegedly stole the car the girls were sleeping in.
PARK CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - Every Monday in July, ABC 4 Utah has been looking into the biggest diet and fitness trends of the summer. As part of our investigation, anchor Kim Fischer tried out CrossFit to find out how it works. Now, she describes her experience.
CLEARFIELD, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – Firefighters responding to a house fire discovered several snakes inside, which a reptile expert said is part of an increase of smuggled animals in Utah.
SALT LAKE CITY, (ABC 4 Utah) – A Bountiful family couldn’t be more grateful after their son survived the deadly train derailment in Spain.
SALT LAKE CITY, (ABC 4 Utah) – A disturbing pattern is unfolding across the Wasatch front involving cases of domestic violence, which raise questions about victim safety.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - Throughout the month of July ABC 4 Utah is looking into the hottest fitness and diet trends of the summer. As part of this series, I’m trying a couple of them to see how they work. For the past few weeks, I've been doing CrossFit and the Paleo diet.
WILLARD BAY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – Willard Bay’s North Marina was opened this weekend much to the anticipation of locals.
SALT LAKE CITY, (ABC 4 Utah) – A special legislative committee was named Wednesday at the end of a Special Session to investigate embattled Attorney General John Swallow.
SALT LAKE CITY, (ABC 4 Utah) – A recent crackdown on child predators around the country by federal and state authorities in the U.S. showed the sexual exploitation of children is present in Utah and worldwide.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) Juicing is one of the biggest diet trends of the summer. People all across the Wasatch are trying it and losing a lot of weight. But how does it work, and is it good for you? We find out.
PAYSON, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – The death of a Spanish Fork teen is a mystery to investigators who discovered his body early Saturday morning.
SALT LAKE CITY, (ABC 4 Utah) – The Utah Legislature will convene in Special Session next Wednesday to address laws concerning the investigation of embattled Attorney General John Swallow.
PROVO, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - A Provo man is facing charges for violating federal firearms laws which stem from an investigation in which he allegedly planned to bomb three Provo buildings.
CEDAR HILLS, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – The Cedar Hills community is grieving together as they plan the funeral of 14-year-old Bruce “Rocky” Rhiddlehoover.
PROVO, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – An online dating website has named Provo as the city with the most “cougars” or women in search of younger men in Utah.
SALT LAKE CITY, (ABC 4 Utah) The crash landing of a Boeing 777 at San Francisco International Airport caused the delay and/or cancellation of a number of inbound and outbound flights from Salt Lake City on Saturday.
NEWTON, Iowa (ABC 4 Utah) – Daniel Landgrebe was last seen in Salt Lake City during a hitchhiking trip across the country, but his lack of communication with family has his mother worried.
PROVO, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - Stadium of Fire proved to be another great celebration of July 4 at BYU's LaVell Edwards Stadium.