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Washington County Jail inmate dies after suicide attempt

A Washington County Jail inmate died Sunday at Dixie Regional Medical Center, one week after attempting suicide in his cell, Utah Department of Corrections officials said. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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'Biggest Loser' casting call to be in Salt Lake City on April 19

A casting call for NBC's reality show "The Biggest Loser" will be in Salt Lake City on Saturday, April 19. Casting director Randy Bernstein says the new season will feature families of four who... Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Passover celebrations begin in Salt Lake City

The Chabad Lubavitch of Utah held a Community Pesach Seder on Monday night to begin its Passover celebration. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Centerville man pointed gun at officer before he was killed, police say

Police said Monday an officer had little choice but to shoot a suicidal man Sunday after the man pointed a gun at officers. Experts say there are resources for those who are suicidal. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Officers deliver Easter gifts to schoolchildren

The Salt Lake County Sheriff’s Office and the Unified Police Department brought Easter cheer to children with special needs on Monday at Kauri Sue Hamilton School in Riverton. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Magna man gets 1 year in jail for DUI death of Price woman

A Magna man has been sentenced to serve one year in jail for a DUI crash that killed a Price woman in July 2013. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Former police officer pleads guilty to faking DUI reports, collecting overtime

A former Unified police officer charged with faking DUI reports and illegally collecting thousands of dollars in overtime entered guilty pleas Monday. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Charges: Hurricane man threatened to kill interracial family

A 70-year-old man faces federal hate crime charges for allegedly writing a note threatening to kill an interracial Hurricane family if they didn't leave town. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Firefighters called to Vernal hospital for smoking transformer

An electrical problem with a transformer in the basement of Ashley Regional Medical Center in Vernal prompted the brief evacuation Monday of a nearby medical clinic, firefighters said. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Ballet West gets it right with a new 'Rite'

Ballet West's world premiere of a new "Rite of Spring" calls attention to Stravinsky's genius. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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7th leg of ‘The Amazing Race’ takes Salt Lake team to ‘the eternal city’

The seventh leg of “The Amazing Race: All Stars” took the teams, including the O'Learys, a Salt Lake father-son duo, from Sri Lanka to Rome, where they competed in a Detour challenge... Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Police identify teenage skater killed in accident

The name of a 14-year-old boy hit and killed on Friday while skateboarding has been released. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Mia Love fundraising tops 4th District candidates

Mia Love has a large money advantage over Republican and Democratic candidates in the race for Utah's 4th Congressional District seat. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Mom accused of killing 6 newborns held on $6 million bond

The investigation into the horrific discovery of the bodies of seven infants in a Pleasant Grove garage — six of them allegedly killed by their mother — continued Monday. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Doug Robinson: The first kiss and the long wait: Challenge costs Utah mom $20,000, but she's happy to pay

Utah mom offers her children $10,000 if they wait till they're 18 for their first kiss — and she winds up paying. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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State lawmakers won't override Gov. Herbert vetoes

State lawmakers won't override any of the three bills Gov. Gary Herbert vetoed from the most recent legislative session. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Was deal in City Creek shooting plot yanked over political pressure?

Attorneys for a man accused of planning a mass shooting in Salt Lake City are asking for more information about whether a broken plea deal was the result of pressure from police and officials at... Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Earthship 'biotecture' stays comfy without utilities

The guru of the Earthship home-design movement is coming to Salt Lake City to spread his gospel: how to live in a self-sustaining home without any connections to the utility grid. His futuristic,... Read more »

April 13, 2014

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Salt Lake Gallery Stroll helps make art accessible

The Salt Lake Gallery Stroll is a monthly event where galleries throughout the city open their doors and invite the community in to “be a part of art,” as the organization’s... Read more »

April 12, 2014

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More women choosing to be stay-at-home moms, Pew study says

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A new study from Pew Research Center says more women are choosing to be stay-at-home moms. They are still a minority, compared to working moms, but the number has been growing. Read more »

April 8, 2014

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Second woman charged with having sex with Salt Lake teen

A second South Salt Lake woman has been charged with having sex with a teenage boy. Read more »

Nov. 1, 2013

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