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Utah toddler flown to Germany for rare heart surgery

Tania Dean, KSL TV  |  Posted Nov 15th - 8:00am

A Utah girl who needs a life-saving operation is on her way to Germany to get it. It’s quite a mission, but for Chloe Caldwell and her family, it’s worth it.

Have You Seen This? This little boy’s reaction to meeting his new baby sister is adorable

Mary Dalrymple, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 14th - 1:15pm

This video is just what you need to watch today to warm your heart.

Nurse’s CPR training saves baby’s life inside busy restaurant

Mike Anderson, KSL TV  |  Posted Nov 14th - 10:01am

Breanne Miller credits an operating room nurse from Logan Regional Hospital for saving her son’s life Oct. 11, after he suddenly stopped breathing.

Parents support school staff who wore 'border wall' costumes

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov 14th - 7:19am

Parents rallied in support of a suspended principal at a school board meeting held by a district where 14 staffers were placed on administrative leave after donning costumes depicting racial stereotypes and a "border wall."

High performing Utah school is off the beaten path

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Nov 10th - 9:15pm

Principal Brad Harris, half-apologizing, notes the sign on the wall that declares Belknap Elementary School as a Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education.

Have You Seen This? Boy is adorable emotional roller coaster after shots

Martha Ostergar, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Nov 10th - 2:04pm

Being a brave boy certainly has its up and downs.

Pediatricians strengthen stance against spanking kids

Jacqueline Howard, CNN  |  Posted Nov 6th - 1:46pm

The American Academy of Pediatrics has hardened its stance against spanking children as a form of parental discipline.

Childhood anxiety: How Utah schools are addressing rising mental health challenges

Deanie Wimmer, KSL TV  |  Posted Nov 6th - 11:03am

The first day of school brought some challenges for Valerie Norton’s daughter. The third grader, who had never before demonstrated signs of anxiety, began having daily meltdowns.

Waiting a year between pregnancies lowers health risks, study says

Naomi Thomas, CNN  |  Posted Nov 4th - 7:56pm

Women and their babies face health risks when there's less than 12 months between the birth of one child and the conception of the next, according to a new study.

Utah has highest ratio of trick-or-treaters; DC has lowest

Mike Schneider, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 29th - 1:38pm

Better get the candy ready, Utah. The Beehive State has the largest share of children of trick-or-treating age this Halloween.

Orem woman has baby in middle of American Fork intersection

Tania Dean, KSL TV  |  Posted Oct 29th - 8:21am

“As we were driving we were praying out loud, ‘we need angels,’” a teary-eyed new mom recalled. Her baby was born in an intersection in American Fork Friday.

A tired dad and his hungry infant led to a radical new baby bottle

Parija Kavilanz, CNN Business Photographs By Mike Belleme for CNN  |  Posted Oct 27th - 8:18pm

It was the middle of the night and Ayal Lanternari was rushing to warm up refrigerated breast milk for his three-month-old baby.

5 tips for a healthier, happier Halloween

Rose Mattson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Oct 25th - 8:32pm

Halloween is almost here and as a parent, you might be thinking, "How can I make sure my children make healthy decisions with all their candy while still allowing them to enjoy this holiday?" Here are five tips for a healthier Halloween

Woman saves husband who emerges from coma to see son's birth

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 24th - 11:17am

A Minnesota man awoke from a medically-induced coma just in time for the birth of his son after his wife, at 39 weeks pregnant, saved him from cardiac arrest.

Puppeteer who played Big Bird on 'Sesame Street' retiring

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 17th - 10:33am

The puppeteer who has played Big Bird on "Sesame Street" is retiring after nearly 50 years on the show.

'Pack your patience': UDOT shares tips to keep drivers safe during fall break road trips

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Oct 16th - 8:02pm

Many families are packing their suitcases, hitting the road, and heading for warmer weather over fall break. The Utah Department of Transportation has a few suggestions to help drivers stay safe while traveling.

5-month-old (with parents' help) attempts to become youngest person to visit all 50 states

Faith Karimi, CNN  |  Posted Oct 16th - 7:36pm

Harper Yeats dipped her tiny toes in the ocean for the first time in Charleston, South Carolina. She tasted her first solid food in Anchorage, Alaska. On Thursday, she'll mark yet another travel milestone with a stop in Vermont: She'll have visited all 50 states of the USA.

127 cases of polio-like illness under investigation, CDC says

Susan Scutti, CNN  |  Posted Oct 16th - 3:15pm

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has received reports of 127 patients under investigation for acute flaccid myelitis this year. Of these, 62 have been confirmed by the CDC, and the remainder continue to be investigated.

Here's what you need to know about cyberbullying

Carrie Rogers-whitehead, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Oct 16th - 1:45pm

Nearly 15 percent of students experience bullying over text, social media or other electronic means. And while we know cyberbullying is an issue, we don't fully understand its cause.

Audit: A quarter of Utah's needy families return to state assistance within 1 year

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Oct 16th - 11:16am

Utah's Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program spends more than double the national average on case management to help families become self-sufficient, according to newly released audit.