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Autopsies of infants completed; police think they know motive in bizarre case

Police say the autopsies on seven deceased infants found in a Pleasant Grove garage have been completed.

2 suspected of binding Layton woman in her home arrested in Tennessee

Two people suspected of binding a woman and robbing her in her Layton home were arrested in Knoxville, Tenn., Thursday. Read more »

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Salt Lake man charged with choking wife unconscious

A Salt Lake man was charged Thursday after police say he hit and choked his wife until she lost consciousness. Read more »

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Appeals judges question right to sue in Oklahoma gay marriage case

Whether two lesbian couples have legal standing to challenge Oklahoma's ban on same-sex marriage dominated arguments in a federal appeals court hearing Thursday. Read more »

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Man charged in brutal attacks on girlfriend sent to prison for beer mug assault

A Fort Duchesne man will serve nearly three years in federal prison for hitting his girlfriend in the face with a ceramic beer mug. Rupert Duncan still faces charges in two Utah counties for... Read more »

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Paws in prison — Utah inmates help to train therapy dogs for veterans

Female inmates at the Utah State Prison are helping to train service dogs that will be given to veterans. Read more »

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Police say Taylorsville woman was murdered

Police say a woman found dead in a Taylorsville home died of suffocation and are calling her death a homicide. Read more »

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Autopsies of 7 infants completed; police think they know motive in bizarre case

Police say the autopsies on seven deceased infants found in a Pleasant Grove garage have been completed. Read more »

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Judge orders girl to stand trial for aggravated murder in Utah County deputy's death

Meagan Grunwald was ordered Thursday to stand trial for aggravated murder in the death of Utah County Sheriff's Sgt. Cory Wride. The question now is, what happens next for the 17-year-old? Read more »

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Graphic video shows 7 shots fired without warning, killing deputy

Video from slain Utah County Sheriff's Sgt. Cory Wride's vehicle was shown in court Wednesday during a preliminary hearing for 17-year-old Meagan Grunwald, who is charged in his death. Read more »

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Fire consumes unoccupied Millcreek home

An unoccupied Millcreek home was destroyed in a fire Wednesday evening. Read more »

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Salt Lake man pleads guilty to 2012 attack on synagogue

A Salt Lake man pleaded guilty Wednesday to charges filed after he fired a gun at the Congregation Kol Ami synagogue in Salt Lake City between January and April 2012. Read more »

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Salt Lake police present plan to improve processing of rape kits

Beginning June 1, the public will be able to see the progress of rape kit processing in Salt Lake City as part of an effort to improve transparency and make systemic improvements. Read more »

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Charges: Couple left toddler in car while they drank at Duchesne bar

A Duchesne County couple is facing felony charges after sheriff's deputies said they found the man and woman drinking inside a bar while their 3-year-old son slept in a cold car outside. Read more »

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Police investigate 'suspicious death' in Taylorsville home

A body found in a Taylorsville home Wednesday has led police to deem the death as "suspicious." Read more »

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Wrought iron gate stolen from U. campus

University of Utah police are investigating the theft of a wrought iron gate on campus. Read more »

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Tip leads to arrest of suspected bank robber

Police arrested a man suspected of robbing a Salt Lake bank Tuesday. Read more »

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Officers pay tribute to officers at Utah Heroes Night

The Utah Fraternal Order of Police hosted its annual Utah Heroes Night on Tuesday at Granger High School. Read more »

April 15, 2014

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Man dies after being hit by FrontRunner train in Davis County

A man died after being hit by a FrontRunner train Tuesday night in Sunset, police said. Read more »

April 15, 2014

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Couple arrested in alleged iPhone purchasing scam

Two people were arrested over the weekend for allegedly using fake IDs to get discounts on Apple products. Read more »

April 15, 2014

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Salt Lake City Council examines backlog of sexual crime evidence

The Salt Lake City Police Department met with City Council members Tuesday to discuss a backlog of more than 600 unprocessed "rape kits" that have accumulated since 2004. Read more »

April 15, 2014

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U., Ute Tribe reach agreement on continued use of Utes

After five years without a formal agreement in place, the Ute Indian Tribe and the University of Utah inked a new deal Tuesday that will allow the school's sports team to continue using the name Utes. Read more »

April 15, 2014

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Study: Fathers as likely as mothers to kill their infants

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Fifteen percent of homicides in the United States are filicides — children killed by a parent. Nearly 10 percent of filicides occur during a child's first week of life, according to a new... Read more »

April 15, 2014

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Teen charged in deputy's death faces 2 fewer charges heading into hearing

Meagan Grunwald, 17, has been charged as an adult in a crime spree that left one Utah County deputy dead and another seriously injured. She will face two fewer counts as she heads into a hearing on... Read more »

April 15, 2014

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Husband says he didn't know about wife's pregnancies, police say

As police waited Tuesday for results from the medical examiner, questions about how a Pleasant Grove woman accused of killing six newborn infants was allegedly able to conceal seven pregnancies... Read more »

April 15, 2014

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Prosecutors push for trial in fraud case against Jeremy Johnson

Federal prosecutors are pushing for a trial date in their case against St. George businessman Jeremy Johnson, but the judge isn't ready to set one. Read more »

April 15, 2014

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