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Police: Motorcyclist killed after losing control from semi turbulence

A Price woman was killed Thursday after her motorcycle lost control and hit a guardrail on U.S. Route 6. Read more »

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Mia Love pushing higher education act

Rep. Mia Love, R-Utah, is co-sponsoring the Student Right to Know Before You Go Act, the first bill she's getting behind in a big way since taking office. Read more »

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Report: Millennials in Utah mirror dropping birth, religious rates in U.S.

Utah is well ahead of the national curve of millennials becoming the largest living generation this year, according to a Utah Foundation report released Thursday. Read more »

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Despite rain, Utahns still have plenty of plans for holiday weekend

Memorial Day weekend will start out rainy for most areas in Utah, with many travelers on the road facing gas prices that have been rising for weeks. But neither appears to be stopping Utahns from... Read more »

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A.G. Sean Reyes took donation from 1-800 Contacts

Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes accepted a $5,000 campaign donation from a contact lens seller based in the state after his office began defending a new law that critics say was written at the... Read more »

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Report, summit show energy development fueling billions in Utah

Utah's energy development sector and related businesses took center stage at the Governor's Energy Summit in Salt Lake City. At the same time, a new report was released showing energy and... Read more »

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Advocates see potential to reform inmates in proposed prison move

Members of the "People Not Prisons" coalition are lending support for an improved prison as debate continues about where to build a new facility, but they worry that talk about the proposed move is... Read more »

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Jill Parrish confirmed as new federal judge in Utah

The U.S. Senate unanimously confirmed Utah Supreme Court Justice Jill Parrish as federal judge Thursday. Read more »

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Sen. Orrin Hatch calls HBO story on dietary supplements 'inaccurate'

Sen. Orrin Hatch is rebutting an HBO "Real Sports" story that ties him and a law he championed to several soldiers who died after taking dietary supplements sold on their bases. Read more »

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Charges: Murray man beat woman, drove into tree on way to hospital

A man who prosecutors say threatened to kill his girlfriend by driving his car into a house was charged Thursday for severely beating the woman and driving into a tree. Read more »

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'Another piece to the puzzle': Census reveals Utah's growth among top in nation

Utah's population grew by more than 40,000 people from July 2013 to July 2014, with a five-year growth rate that ranks fourth in the nation, according to estimates released by the U.S. Census... Read more »

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Judge refuses to move murder trial out of Carbon County

A man charged with murder after a deadly house fire in Price will have his case heard by a Carbon County jury, a judge ruled Thursday. Read more »

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Man claims Spice pushed him to murder Taylorsville woman

A West Jordan man who killed a woman in her Taylorsville home and was caught attempting to flee the country has been sentenced to at least 30 years and up to life in prison. Read more »

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Hillcrest students, others show support for fallen classmates

Students at Hillcrest High School on Thursday mourned the loss of two students who were killed in a car crash Wednesday night. Read more »

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Salt Lake man admits transporting meth in plastic wrap, mustard

A man who packed nearly 74 pounds of methamphetamine in plastic wrap and mustard to sell in Salt Lake City has pleaded guilty to federal drug charges. Read more »

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Utah lawmakers debate police use of body cameras

How or whether the state should govern the use of police body cameras will be subject of much debate among Utah legislators and law enforcement over the next few months. Read more »

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Police: Toddler accidentally shot in foot by 3-year-old brother

A 4-year-old boy was taken to Primary Children's Hospital after his 3-year-old brother accidentally shot him in the foot Wednesday, police said. Read more »

May 21, 2015

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First prison relocation open house changes few minds

Leonard Andrews, a computer programer who works just a short distance from one of five proposed prison sites, wasn't impressed Thursday by a display intended to show how a new facility would blend... Read more »

May 20, 2015

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Police: 2 teens killed in Sandy crash Wednesday night

Two teenagers were killed in a collision Wednesday after their vehicle pulled out in front of a Jeep Wrangler on 700 East in Sandy, police said. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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Dog killed, family displaced in Ogden house fire

A pet dog was killed and a family of six was displaced from a house fire early Wednesday morning. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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‘Ghost bike’ memorial to highlight bike safety

A family is trying to spread the word about bicycle safety after suffering a tragedy, in hopes of preventing another. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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Vehicles, exhibits highlights energy development summit

The fourth annual Governor’s Utah Energy Development Summit is being held at the Salt Palace, beginning Wednesday through Thrusday. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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Warrant issued for Vernal mother accused of child abuse

Detectives say a Uintah County woman with a prior child abuse conviction knowingly allowed her husband to inflict a life-threatening head injury on the couple's 7-year-old son. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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Groups chase air pollution to keep businesses, people on Wasatch Front

Utah can boast of low unemployment, a thriving economy and scenic outdoors, but air pollution — both real and reputation — can scare away people who want to move here or drive residents... Read more »

May 20, 2015

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Oakley residents ordered to boil water before consumption

City officials here issued a warning to residents on Wednesday, asking them to boil water before using using it to eat or drink. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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