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2 booked into Weber County Jail after Washington Terrace woman found dead

Investigators say a 32-year-old woman was killed in her Washington Terrace apartment late Friday.

Venezuela officials detain, free 4 Christian missionaries

Four North Dakota missionaries were released by Venezuelan authorities Saturday after being detained and questioned for several days, a pastor at their church said. Read more »

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Missing 11-year-old West Haven boy found safe

WEST HAVEN, Weber County — An 11-year-old West Haven boy who went missing Saturday afternoon has been found safe, according to Weber County Sheriff's deputies. Dacoda Sean Rankins... Read more »

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Prison Relocation Commission ready to dial back in governor, full Legislature

The Legislature's Prison Relocation Commission is no longer seeking the authority to make the final decision on where to move the Utah State Prison, now in Draper. Read more »

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Brazil arrests US sect leader wanted on sex charges

Brazilian authorities said Saturday they arrested a self-professed minister put on a U.S. most-wanted list for allegedly molesting two girls in a "Maidens Group" at his religious fellowship in... Read more »

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Washington Terrace woman found dead, 2 in custody

Investigators with the Weber County Sheriff's Office say a 32-year-old woman was killed in her Washington Terrace apartment late Friday. Read more »

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Eagle Mountain man killed in alleged domestic dispute

An Eagle Mountain man was killed Friday and his wife was held for questioning but later released to care for the couple's four children. Read more »

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Prominent Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov shot dead

Boris Nemtsov, a charismatic Russian opposition leader and sharp critic of President Vladimir Putin, was gunned down Saturday near the Kremlin, just a day before a planned protest against the... Read more »

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US appeals court: Marathon bombing trial can stay in Boston

The trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev can stay in Massachusetts, a federal appeals court ruled Friday. Read more »

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Prosecutors: Woman killed girlfriend with 46 stab wounds

A Holladay woman was ordered Friday to stand trial for murder in the stabbing death of her girlfriend in Ogden. Read more »

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Five sites now under consideration for new prison, but some want it to stay in Draper

Two more potential sites for the Utah State Prison were approved Friday by the Legislature's Prison Relocation Commission, now part of a political battle between the governor and the House speaker. Read more »

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Roy man pleads guilty to attempted murder in wife's death

A Roy man has pleaded guilty to attempted murder in the death of his wife in a case that at first appeared to be a natural death. Read more »

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Legislature pays tribute to families of fallen Utah soldiers

State lawmakers honored 19 fallen Utah soldiers Friday at the Capitol. Utah’s military endured no combat-related deaths in 2014. The 19 losses were due to accidents, illnesses and suicides. Read more »

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West Valley recycling company, manager charged in oil spill

Criminal charges were filed Friday against a West Valley recycling company and a manager of the company for allegedly polluting the environment in an oil spill. Read more »

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Man arrested for allegedly kidnapping driver in Sugar House

An 18-year-old man was arrested Thursday night after police say jumped in front of a car to get the driver to stop and then demanded that she drive him downtown. Read more »

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Police raid empty Salt Lake house after 6-hour standoff

Salt Lake police were looking Friday for a Salt Lake man who sparked a nearly six-hour standoff. Read more »

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Doctor accused of murder asked if he was monster, daughter testifies

Hours after his ex-wife was found dead in her bathtub, Utah doctor John Brickman Wall asked whether he was a monster and if he was responsible for her death, the couple's oldest daughter testified... Read more »

Feb. 26, 2015

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Police say thieves are stealing cards from purses while patrons eat

Police are trying to solve several purse thefts that have resulted in thousands of dollars of fraudulent charges. Read more »

Feb. 26, 2015

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Motorcycle accident on U.S. 6 hospitalizes two

A motorcyclist was in critical condition after colliding with a car pulling out onto the U.S. 40 Wednesday evening. The driver of the car was taken to Uintah Basin Medical Center with unknown... Read more »

Feb. 26, 2015

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Sandy man enticed teen online, sexually assaulted her, police say

A Sandy man accused of sexually assaulting a Bountiful teenage girl he met on social media has been arrested. Read more »

Feb. 26, 2015

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Draper CEO accused of defrauding customers of $24 million

A Draper man who was the president and CEO of American Pensions Services has been indicted by a federal grand jury for allegedly misappropriating millions of dollars from customers. Read more »

Feb. 26, 2015

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Utah Supreme Court upholds life-without-parole sentence for teenage killer

The Utah Supreme Court has upheld the sentence of the only juvenile in Utah state history to be sentenced to life without parole. Read more »

Feb. 26, 2015

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Provo man charged with threatening to retaliate and kill police

A Provo man who allegedly threatened to kill police officers in retaliation for two officers shooting and killing a Springville man now faces criminal charges. Read more »

Feb. 26, 2015

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Fire destroys Duchesne County home, garage

Fire officials say a space heater left on overnight sparked a fire Thursday morning that spread from a detached garage to a home. Read more »

Feb. 26, 2015

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Bill to clarify prostitution laws advances through Senate committee

A Senate panel approved a bill Thursday that would clarify that a person is guilty of prostitution when not only engaging in a sexual activity with another for money, but also for trade of goods. Read more »

Feb. 26, 2015

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Provo officer becomes first woman on SWAT team

They are called to keep order in the most volatile of situations: the police SWAT team. Making the team is difficult for any officer, but Nisha Henderson said it was a goal she worked toward for... Read more »

Feb. 25, 2015

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