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Utah County teen made bomb and other threats throughout country, police say

A 16-year-old Saratoga Springs boy has been arrested in connection with a bomb threat at Westlake High School.

Six arrested in suspected Spanish Fork drug house

Six people were arrested following the execution of a search warrant on a suspected drug house in Spanish Fork on Thursday. Read more »

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Fort Duchesne man convicted of murdering acquaintance

A Fort Duchesne man accused of killing a jailhouse acquaintance in April 2013 and then stealing his car has been convicted of murder. Read more »

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Salem man charged in 2013 shooting of wife awaits jury verdict

The case of Tracy Scott, a Salem man charged with murder in the March 2013 shooting of his wife, went to a jury Friday. Read more »

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Man arrested in attempted murder case, charged with other crime on same day

A man was arrested for attempted homicide against his girlfriend Thursday, the same day he was charged in another domestic violence case. Read more »

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Former furniture office manager charged with forgery

The former manager of a furniture exchange company has been charged with fraud and arrested. Read more »

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Oklahoma policeman accused of sex assaults on duty

An Oklahoma City police officer is being held in lieu of $5 million bond after being accused of committing a series of sexual assaults against at least six women while on duty. Read more »

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Philippines makes arrests in online extortion ring

Philippine police have arrested eight suspected members of an online syndicate accused of blackmailing more than 1,000 Hong Kong and Singapore residents after luring them into exposing themselves in front of webcam, an official said... Read more »

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Ice bucket challenge goes awry, firefighters hurt

A charity stunt that has grown into a social media phenomenon went terribly wrong for four Kentucky firefighters when a fire truck's ladder got too close to a power line after they dumped water on... Read more »

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Family seeks change as poisoned tea investigation continues

Family members of a woman who was severely injured from a toxic mixture of ice tea and cleaning solution say they're not mad at the restaurant, but they want change. Read more »

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Logan man had pornographic images of local children, police say

A Logan man accused of downloading and manufacturing his own child pornography has been charged and arrested. Read more »

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Judge appointed to Syracuse Justice Court

Catherine Jeane Hoskins has been appointed to the Syracuse City Justice Court by Mayor Terry Palmer. Read more »

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Major heroin bust a win for police, but some say it won't make a dent

A 31-pound heroin bust in the Salt Lake Valley is the beginning of what law enforcement officials are calling a holistic approach to fighting the state's heroin epidemic. While notable for Utah, it... Read more »

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North Ogden woman sent to prison in drug-related death of baby sitter

An apologetic and extremely emotional Dea Millerberg will serve up to five years in prison for her involvement in the drug-related death of her baby sitter, 16-year-old Alexis Rasmussen. Read more »

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Man arrested in burglary a week after pleading guilty in drug case

A man who pleaded guilty a week ago to felony drug possession was arrested again Wednesday after residents spotted him allegedly trying to burglarize a car their neighborhood. Read more »

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Murder trial ordered in death of man pulled from car on date

A man accused of opening the door of a parked car and attacking a Chicago man who was on a date was ordered Wednesday to stand trial for murder. Read more »

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Driver who hit, killed judge gets fine, probation

A 79-year-old driver who hit and killed a 3rd District Court judge after allegedly becoming distracted by looking at fall colors and driving into oncoming traffic, quietly settled his case a few... Read more »

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Pedestrian killed on I-15 had history of mental illness, family says

Investigators have identified a man killed Wednesday when he walked onto I-15. Read more »

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Holder offers reassurance to people of Ferguson

To reassure the people of Ferguson, Attorney General Eric Holder reached into his own past, recalling the times he had been stopped by police officers who seemed to target him because of his race. Read more »

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Murder charges filed in death of man found in basement of burning Price house

Three people have been charged with murder in the death of a man whose body was found in the basement of a burning home in Price last month. Read more »

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Bullet fragment found under homicide victim was fired from recovered gun, expert testifies

An expert in firearms examination testified Wednesday that the copper jacket from a .44 magnum cartridge found under a Roosevelt man's body was fired from the same gun police recovered when they... Read more »

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Ogden woman accused of planning husband's murder in El Salvador deported

An Ogden woman wanted by Salvadoran authorities for allegedly orchestrating the murder of her husband was deported to El Salvador Wednesday by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Read more »

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Man suspected in groping at Target surrenders to police

A man wanted for allegedly groping a teen girl inside a Sandy Target store has surrendered to authorities. Read more »

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West Valley police looking for men they say robbed a convenience store

Police are looking for two men in connection with an armed robbery at a 7-Eleven on Tuesday night in West Valley City. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2014

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Orem boy found safe after being missing for 21 hours

A 14-year-old Orem boy diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder was found safe Wednesday after he had been missing for 21 hours. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2014

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Utah argues for more time to file appeal in gay marriage recognition case

The state backed its request for more time to appeal a lower court ruling in the same-sex marriage recognition case Wednesday with a new brief in the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2014

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