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High court issues memo in grand jury case likely linked to Willard shooting

The Utah Supreme Court issued a ruling Thursday as it continues to navigate through new legal ground on how to handle arguments and appeals involving secret state grand juries. Read more »

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Man charged in brutal attacks on girlfriend sent to prison for beer mug assault

A Fort Duchesne man will serve nearly three years in federal prison for hitting his girlfriend in the face with a ceramic beer mug. Rupert Duncan still faces charges in two Utah counties for... Read more »

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New UVU building offers students a space for fitness, meditation

Utah Valley University officials held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday for a new student wellness center on campus. Read more »

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Paws in prison — Utah inmates help to train therapy dogs for veterans

Female inmates at the Utah State Prison are helping to train service dogs that will be given to veterans. Read more »

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Police say Taylorsville woman was murdered

Police say a woman found dead in a Taylorsville home died of suffocation and are calling her death a homicide. Read more »

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Autopsies of 7 infants completed; police think they know motive in bizarre case

Police say the autopsies on seven deceased infants found in a Pleasant Grove garage have been completed. Read more »

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Local advocate dubbed solar 'champion of change' by White House

Kate Bowman, the solar energy coordinator for Utah Clean Energy, was designated as one of 10 "champions of change" by the White House and honored at a solar summit Thursday convened by President... Read more »

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Utahns drop, cover and hold on as part of the Great Utah Shakeout

More than a quarter of the Utah population dropped, covered and held on at 10:15 Thursday morning during the Great Utah Shakeout, an event to promote preparedness for earthquake survival and recovery. Read more »

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Eagle Mountain seniors to host meeting

Seniors in Eagle Mountain will hold an open house to talk about their activities. Read more »

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Portions of streets to close for Salt Lake City Marathon

The Salt Lake City Marathon will prompt closures on portions of several streets on Friday, April 18, and Saturday, April 19. Read more »

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FEMA flood insurance map public hearing is next week in Utah County

The state Division of Emergency Management will hold a public meeting to present new preliminary FEMA flood insurance rate maps and give an opportunity for Utah County and Highland residents to comment on the maps. Read more »

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Pleasant Grove seeks input on public safety services

Pleasant Grove is seeking input and will hold a public meeting to hear from residents and businesses regarding the city's safety services and facilities. Read more »

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Allstate to open service center in Draper, bringing 100+ jobs

Allstate Insurance will open a new service center in Draper with plans to hire more than 100 employees in the next year. Read more »

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Graphic video shows 7 shots fired without warning, killing deputy

Video from slain Utah County Sheriff's Sgt. Cory Wride's vehicle was shown in court Wednesday during a preliminary hearing for 17-year-old Meagan Grunwald, who is charged in his death. Read more »

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Gov. Herbert still optimistic about Medicaid expansion plan

Gov. Gary Herbert continued to be optimistic Wednesday that the federal government will sign off soon on his proposed alternative to Medicaid expansion following meetings in Washington, D.C.,... Read more »

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Teen in his kitchen shot by bullet fired from parking lot

A 17-year-old boy was shot in the ankle while in the kitchen of his West Valley apartment Wednesday when a man fired a gun from the parking lot, police say. Read more »

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At UVU, Elder Oaks sees hope despite 'alarming' religious liberty trends

Giving his first legal lecture in 29 years, Elder Dallin H. Oaks of the LDS Church spoke at UVU's Constitutional Symposium for Religious Freedom, reviewing one old prediction and expressing hope... Read more »

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Fire consumes unoccupied Millcreek home

An unoccupied Millcreek home was destroyed in a fire Wednesday evening. Read more »

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Atheists, Mormon scholars talk religion

Two groups came together Wednesday night to create understanding between groups commonly seen as oppositional. Read more »

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British diplomat lauds UK trade relations with Utah

Speaking before an audience of local business leaders Wednesday at the Salt Lake Chamber, Sir Peter Westmacott, British ambassador to the United States, touted the U.K.'s business relationship with... Read more »

April 16, 2014

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Salt Lake man pleads guilty to 2012 attack on synagogue

A Salt Lake man pleaded guilty Wednesday to charges filed after he fired a gun at the Congregation Kol Ami synagogue in Salt Lake City between January and April 2012. Read more »

April 16, 2014

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FanX family guide: What to do at Comic Con

Having a hard time deciding where to take your family at this weekend's FanX convention? Check out these family-friendly activities. Read more »

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Salt Lake police present plan to improve processing of rape kits

Beginning June 1, the public will be able to see the progress of rape kit processing in Salt Lake City as part of an effort to improve transparency and make systemic improvements. Read more »

April 16, 2014

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Comic Con FanX welcomes guests from many demographics

Actress Drea de Matteo and ambidextrous artist Rob Prior are just two of the celebrity guests who are in town for this weekend's Salt Lake Comic Con FanXperience. Read more »

April 16, 2014

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Paul McCartney will play EnergySolutions Arena in August

Sir Paul McCartney will play his second-ever concert in Utah when he returns to the Beehive State this August. Read more »

April 16, 2014

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