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Utah State student dies in rock climbing accident

A 23-year-old Utah State University Ph.D. student from Maryland died after a rock climbing accident in Green Canyon. Read more »

May 22, 2015

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Utah jobless rate holds steady at 3.4 percent

April’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Utah remained unchanged from the prior three months at 3.4 percent. The national unemployment rate dropped one tenth of a percentage point to... Read more »

May 22, 2015

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Harley rider killed in accident identified

A Price woman killed when the turbulance from a passing semitrailer caused her to lose control of her motorycle and crash has been identified. Read more »

May 22, 2015

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8 memories you associate with the ground under your feet

A young man returns from serving a two-year church mission in an impoverished region of South America. He opens the front door of the home he grew up in, removes his shoes and is met with the soft... Read more »

May 22, 2015

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Lindsey Stirling reflects on global audience, YouTube success and ‘nonnegotiable’ standards

Lindsey Stirling, the classically trained violinist from Gilbert, Arizona, who attended BYU, served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and became famous by way of... Read more »

May 22, 2015

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Police: Man purposely hit girlfriend with car, critically injuring her

A woman was critically injured and her boyfriend arrested Thursday after police say he intentionally hit her with his vehicle. Read more »

May 21, 2015

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Man dies after rock climbing fall in Cache County

A man was killed Thursday after falling as much as 100 feet in a rock climbing accident. Read more »

May 21, 2015

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New details in court reveal alleged shooter in Lee Mart killing

One of the accomplices in an aggravated robbery turned deadly at a Murray convenience store wanted credit for pulling the trigger, according to new information filed Thursday in 3rd District Court. Read more »

May 21, 2015

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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 »

May 21, 2015

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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 »

May 21, 2015

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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 »

May 21, 2015

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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 »

May 21, 2015

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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 »

May 21, 2015

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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 »

May 21, 2015

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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 »

May 21, 2015

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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 »

May 21, 2015

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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 »

May 21, 2015

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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 »

May 21, 2015

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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 »

May 21, 2015

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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 »

May 21, 2015

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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 »

May 21, 2015

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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 »

May 21, 2015

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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 »

May 21, 2015

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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 »

May 21, 2015

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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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