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7 middle school students expected to be OK after ingesting pills at school

A group of Helper Middle School students who received medical care after ingesting prescription pills

New Salt Lake fire chief caught in political crossfire of mayoral race

Salt Lake City mayoral candidate and City Council Chairman Luke Garrott took a jab at Mayor Ralph Becker on Tuesday regarding his appointment of a new fire chief. Read more »

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Sandy man gets prison time in $1.5 million tax fraud case

A Sandy man was sentenced to prison for two years in Salt Lake City's U.S. District Court on Wednesday for tax crimes totaling $1.5 million. Read more »

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New campaign targets parents who give alcohol to teens

High school graduations are in full swing this week and Utah County Sheriff Jim Tracy Tuesday says he has a seat reserved for any adult who provides alcohol to a teenager. Read more »

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Facebook user data sought in Vernal police investigation of offensive posts

Police have asked Facebook to help them identify a group of people who investigators believe used bogus screen names in April to post offensive content on a Facebook yard sale page. Read more »

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Sunset man charged in Beats headphones scheme

A man who prosecutors say was stealing Beats by Dre headphones, selling them, and then making double the money by returning the empty box to the store has been charged. Read more »

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Utah Attorney General's office moves to dismiss lawsuit filed in teacher sex abuse case

The Utah Attorney General's office has called for the dismissal of a lawsuit against the Davis County School District by the family of a student who was sexually abused by a teacher, arguing that... Read more »

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Investigation into fatal Farmington overdose could take weeks, police say

Police say it could be weeks before they confirm whether a 17-year-old Viewmont High School student fatally overdosed on LSD. Read more »

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Neighbor rescues woman from burning Sandy home

A man broke into a burning home Tuesday to help his Sandy neighbor get out safely. Read more »

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2 critically injured, 1 seriously injured, following Highland crash

Three people, including a mother and daughter, were hospitalized Monday evening after a car crash. Read more »

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3 hospitalized following gang-related fight

Three people were hospitalized after police say a gang fight broke out Monday near a Salt Lake City home. Read more »

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Man critically injured in Salt Lake stabbing

A man was hospitalized in critical condition Monday after he was stabbed outside St. Vincent De Paul resource center Monday. Read more »

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Mayor responds to pending harassment lawsuit by 3 Salt Lake officers

Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker responded Sunday night to a pending sexual harassment civil rights lawsuit expected to be filed in the near future by three veteran police officers against the city. Read more »

May 24, 2015

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Tennessee man killed in rollover crash near Torrey

A Tennessee man died Sunday in a single car accident on state Route 24, outside of Capitol Reef National Park in south-central Utah. UHP troopers said alcohol may have been a factor in the crash. Read more »

May 24, 2015

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John Nash, the mathematician who inspired 'A Beautiful Mind', dies in crash with wife

John Forbes Nash Jr., a mathematical genius whose struggle with schizophrenia was chronicled in the 2001 movie "A Beautiful Mind," has died along with his wife in a car crash on the New Jersey... Read more »

May 24, 2015

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Many questions in Mexico cartel battle that killed 43

The call for backup went out to local police just after 8 a.m. There was a shootout underway at a ranch in the western reaches of Michoacan state and the federal authorities needed help. Read more »

May 23, 2015

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Families of 10 killed in California crash get some answers

Michael Myvett proposed to his college sweetheart on bended knee in front of the Louvre museum in Paris. Four months later, the pair died in a fiery head-on collision between a FedEx semi-truck and... Read more »

May 23, 2015

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Group barred from changing segregated war monument sues SC

Members of an American Legion Post in Greenwood are suing South Carolina because the state won't allow them to replace plaques on a war memorial that segregate the list of dead soldiers in two... Read more »

May 23, 2015

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Donations pour in for Arizona dog found hanging from tree

More than $20,000 has poured in for an Arizona dog that was found hanging from a tree more than a week ago but is now recovering in a foster home. Read more »

May 23, 2015

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Egypt court acquits 17 in protest that saw mother shot dead

An Egyptian court acquitted 17 people on Saturday over taking part in an unsanctioned demonstration earlier this year that saw a young mother shot to death in downtown Cairo. Read more »

May 23, 2015

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Ohio patrolman acquitted in shooting deaths of 2 unarmed suspects amid 137-shot barrage

A Cleveland officer has been found not guilty in the shooting deaths of two unarmed suspects in a 137-shot barrage of police gunfire after a high-speed chase. Read more »

May 23, 2015

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Officer shoots, kills dog while responding to Tooele domestic disturbance call

A Tooele police officer shot and killed a dog that attacked him Friday while he was responding to a domestic disturbance call. Read more »

May 23, 2015

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Bicyclist, 51, killed when hit by car in Millcreek

A 51-year-old man was killed around 1 a.m. Saturday when his bicycle was struck from behind by a car traveling east on 3300 South near 1600 East. Read more »

May 23, 2015

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Arizona man killed in rollover after swerving to miss cow identified

An Arizona man who died in a rollover accident shortly before midnight Thursday after he attempted to avoid a cow standing on state Route 261 near Blanding was identified Saturday as 63-year-old... Read more »

May 23, 2015

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Charges: Ogden man fatally smothered dog with rubber bands

An Ogden man was charged Friday with killing his dog by suffocating it with rubber bands around its muzzle. Read more »

May 23, 2015

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Police: Man dies after swerving to avoid cow in southern Utah

An Arizona man was killed early Friday after he swerved to avoid a cow and rolled his Jeep Ranger on state Route 261 near Blanding, police said. Read more »

May 23, 2015

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