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Magna man facing felony charges after hoax bomb vest scare, alleged robbery

A man arrested after he allegedly robbed a bank while wearing a fake explosive vest now faces felony charges.

Study: Utah's decaying local roads require more funding

City and county officials convened Wednesday to discuss the findings of a new study that shows a drastic need for more local road funding across Utah. Read more »

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Charges filed against man in Salt Lake bomb hoax

Criminal charges were filed Wednesday against a man who investigators say purported to be wearing a bomb when he robbed a bank and then forced a two-block area of Salt Lake City to be evacuated for... Read more »

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Utah family's deaths came after obsession with Lafferty murder case

Thirty years ago, Dan Lafferty and his brother grew their hair long, called themselves prophets and claimed God told them to kill their sister-in-law and her baby after she resisted her husband's... Read more »

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Cliven Bundy's son arrested in Cedar City

Cliven Bundy's 42-year-old son was arrested this week in Cedar City after police say he resisted arrest inside a justice court. Read more »

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Officers investigating burglary shoot charging dog in Kearns

Two officers investigating a possible business break-in were forced to shoot and kill a dog when the owner didn't call the dog off them, according to police. Read more »

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Woman's moving van, belongings stolen and burned

A woman preparing to move from Utah to West Virginia for a new job had all of her belongings stolen and burned, according to friends. Read more »

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Ex-Davis jailer charged with custodial sexual relations

A former corrections officer at the Davis County Jail has been charged with custodial sexual relations involving an incident with an inmate. Read more »

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West Jordan woman admits using names of dead people to file tax returns

A West Jordan woman has been convicted in federal court of filing tax returns under the names of dead people. Read more »

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Prosecutors promise thorough probe of police killing of teen

Prosecutors on Tuesday promised a thorough investigation and asked angry protesters for patience after police shot and killed a 17-year-old girl who authorities said struck an officer with a stolen... Read more »

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Man accused in BYU gropings accepts diversion agreement

Accused BYU groper Nathan Eric Fletcher, 23, accepted a diversion agreement Tuesday that will lead to the dismissal of two counts of sexual battery, a class A misdemeanor, as long as Fletcher... Read more »

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Marc Jenson claims he advised investors early on of his criminal history

In his second day testifying in the fraud case against him, Marc Sessions Jenson described the steps he took to ensure potential investors knew of his run-in with Utah state law. Read more »

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Former Ogden drug cop charged with drug distribution

A former Ogden police officer once assigned to drug investigations has been charged with allegedly distributing drugs himself. Read more »

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Sen. Mike Lee to head antitrust subcommittee

Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, has announced that he will serve as chairman of the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights. Read more »

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Fear of pending apocalypse led to murder-suicides of Springville family, police say

Apparently concerned with the "evil in the world" and a pending apocalypse, Benjamin and Kristi Strack took the lives of three of their children and then killed themselves with lethal doses of... Read more »

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20 displaced in Ogden apartment fire

Investigators still did not know the cause Tuesday of a fire that displaced 20 people from an apartment complex near Weber State University. Read more »

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'I feel like I do deserve to be here,' Dea Millerberg tells parole board

A parole board member told Dea Millerberg, who is serving time for her part in the drug-related death of 16-year-old Alexis Rasmussen, that she should prepare for the possibility of serving her... Read more »

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Attorneys want BYU track team testimony suppressed in groping trial

Attorneys for a man accused of groping women on the BYU campus are asking a judge to prevent prosecutors from using testimony from 10 members of the school's track team at his upcoming trial. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Victim of sexual abuse sues Boy Scouts of America years later

The sexual abuse of a 13-year-old Boy Scout by an adult volunteer was part of a "sordid history of child sexual abuse" within the organization that has been documented internally for nearly a... Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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4 injured in 'near head-on collision' in Provo Canyon

A woman is in serious condition after being ejected from her vehicle in a Provo Canyon car crash. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Denver police shoot, kill teen who struck officer with car

Several dozen people with candles and protest signs gathered near the alley where Denver police officers fatally shot a 16-year-old girl on Monday, recalling her bright smile and demanding answers... Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Ex-CIA officer convicted of leaking secrets to reporter

A former CIA officer was convicted Monday of leaking details of a covert mission to derail Iran's nuclear program in a case that, until the eve of the trial, was as much about the journalist who... Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Infant stable after near-drowning in bathtub

An 11-month-old girl hospitalized after nearly drowning in the bathtub has made a "dramatic improvement" and should be released from the hospital soon, according to South Ogden police. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Police looking for 4 in suspected South Salt Lake arson

Police were looking for four people Monday in connection with a fire that destroyed a vacant apartment building in South Salt Lake. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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S.L. Mayor Becker seeks input on use-of-force issues

Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker is convening a series of public meetings to facilitate community discussion regarding regarding officer-involved shootings and police use of force issues. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Victim in Sugar House shooting identified

Police on Monday identified a man killed in a shooting Saturday evening in Sugar House. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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