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Repo man charged with manslaughter in Pleasant Grove woman's death

A repo man accused of chasing a woman whose car he was trying to repossess was charged with manslaughter.

Logan woman gets 2 to 30 years in prison for defrauding investors

A Logan woman was sentenced Tuesday to between two and thirty years in prison for defrauding investors out of about $1.7 million. Read more »

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Family: Concert promoter who was gunned down had found new life as a father

A Magna man has been ordered to prison after pleading guilty to manslaughter in the death of local singer and concert promoter Brad Hancock. Read more »

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Groundbreaking held for new Provo courthouse

A major change is coming to the skyline in Provo with the addition of the new 4th District Courthouse. Read more »

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Man, 18, arrested in stabbing death of West Valley woman

An 18-year-old man was arrested Tuesday in connection with the stabbing death of a woman found dead in her backyard. Read more »

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Man charged in ’91 stabbing ordered to stand trial for murder

A man charged this year in a 1991 stabbing death was ordered Tuesday to stand trial for murder. Read more »

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Police: Body of man missing since March found

The body of a man who went missing after his vehicle got stuck in the snow March 28 was found Sunday by a ranch worker in southern Utah. Read more »

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Jail ordered for man who killed girlfriend during a fight with her mother

A Salt Lake man who admitted to hitting his girlfriend with his car during a fight with her mother was ordered Monday to serve three years in jail. Read more »

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Woman found stabbed to death in West Valley backyard

A woman's death was being investigated as a homicide in West Valley City, police confirmed Monday. Read more »

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Blunt force trauma caused S. Carolina woman's zipline death, police say

Blunt force trauma caused the death of a woman who died Friday while riding a zipline at Sundance Mountain Resort, police said Monday. Read more »

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Police: Woman found near Goshen died of hypothermia

The woman whose naked body was found last week in Utah County died from hypothermia, police said Monday. Read more »

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Man dies after allegedly ignoring police and jumping from tree

A man causing a disturbance at a Mantua campsite died Sunday after police say he ran from deputies and jumped 100 feet out of a tree. Read more »

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Threats lead to evacuation, schedule change at 2 Murray District schools

Unrelated threats at two Murray School District schools led to the evacuation and early dismissal of one school Monday and a schedule change at another. Read more »

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John Williams remembered by friends as a man with vision

Friends and acquaintances remembered John Williams on Monday as a man with vision who quietly helped shape Salt Lake City's skyline, culinary scene and culture. Read more »

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Internet task force makes multiple arrests from Craigslist ads

At least five people were arrested by the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force over the weekend. Read more »

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Cars, homes, police station damaged in rampage that seriously injured at least one

Unified police were retracing the steps Monday of a man who detectives say went on a rampage early Sunday against his former business partner and apparently many of his clients. Read more »

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Saved by the belt: Family recalls crash that could have been deadly

The two-week national Click It or Ticket safety campaign started Monday. Justin Harding, the governor's chief of staff, and his family shared their story about surviving a car crash due to wearing... Read more »

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Father, son make first court appearance in Centerville kidnapping case

A father and son made their first court appearance Monday on charges of kidnapping and beating a woman and her four daughters before fleeing to Wyoming. Read more »

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Huntsville man with unreported history of domestic violence killed wife, police say

Investigators on Monday said they have discovered evidence of a history of domestic violence between Deborah Biccum and her husband, who is accused of killing her. Read more »

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Police suspect arson in house fire that killed S.L. restaurateur

The 72-year-old co-owner of Gastronomy Inc. died and his estranged husband is in jail Sunday after a Capitol Hill area house fire that police are calling suspicious. Read more »

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Judge receives 2016 Peacekeeper Award

Third District Judge Royal I. Hansen was presented with the 2016 Peacekeeper Award by the Utah Council on Conflict Resolution. Read more »

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Judiciary panel OK’s ex-Centerville mayor's appointment as federal judge

The Senate Judiciary Committee last week unanimously approved the nomination of former Centerville Mayor Ronald Russell to the U.S. District Court for Utah. Read more »

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Bank bomb scare prompts evacuation of multiple businesses

About a dozen businesses were evacuated for approximately three hours Monday because of a bomb threat at a nearby bank. Read more »

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Weber County deputies investigating possible homicide near Huntsville

A woman died and Weber County sheriff's deputies detained her husband Sunday after being called to condominium on the shores of Pineview Reservoir. Read more »

May 22, 2016

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Man rams truck into police station, assaults associate in rampage, police say

A man is in custody after he allegedly rammed his truck into parked cars, a porch and a police substation before assaulting a business associate in what police called an overnight rampage in... Read more »

May 22, 2016

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St. George teen dies, another injured in rollover

An 18-year-old man died and a 16-year-old girl was severely injured Sunday when the car they were in overturned on state Route 18 near St. George, according to the Utah Highway Patrol. Read more »

May 22, 2016

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South Carolina woman dies on Sundance zip line

The woman who died Friday at Sundance Mountain Resort while riding a zip line has been identified as Lisa Lambe, 55, of Hilton Head, South Carolina. Read more »

May 21, 2016

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Firefighter, 3 others injured in apartment blaze

A large fire ripped through a Salt Lake apartment complex early Saturday, injuring three residents and one firefighter and causing about $200,000 in damage. Read more »

May 21, 2016

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8 injured in 3-car West Haven crash

Six adults and two children were taken to hospitals Saturday after three vehicles crashed at 1900 West and 2250 South. Read more »

May 21, 2016

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Police: Man shot, injured by officer in Ogden

Police confirmed a man was shot and injured by police Friday night in Ogden. Read more »

May 21, 2016

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Teen in critical condition after friend stabbed him with sword, police say

A 17-year-old is in critical condition after police say his friend stabbed him with a sword during a sleepover early Saturday morning. Read more »

May 21, 2016

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Holladay man killed, son injured in shooting at party

A man is dead and his son injured after a party in a Holladay apartment erupted in violence. Read more »

May 21, 2016

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Missing Millard County woman's body found near U.S. 6, police say

Police say a body found Friday near U.S. 6 on the border of Utah and Juab counties is a Millard County woman missing since May 14. Read more »

May 21, 2016

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Two suffer minor injuries in gyrocopter crash in Soldier Creek area

Two people were injured after the gyrocopter they were flying crashed into the Strawberry River in the Soldier Creek area Friday, according to the Wasatch County Sheriff's Office. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Utah man held 1,164 days in jail without a bond hearing

After being held more than three years without a bond hearing in the Utah County Jail as an Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainee, a federal judge has ordered that Martin Chairez-Castrejon... Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Severe winds topple semis on I-80 in Tooele County

Severe winds on I-80 toppled two semitrailers Friday evening near Grantsville, blocking eastbound traffic, police said. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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'Dirty soda' lawsuit calls shop's co-owners responsible for alleged trademark violations

In an increasingly dirty legal battle between dueling soda shops, Swig now names the owners and officers of its rival company, Sodalicious, as individual defendants in a federal lawsuit. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Utah Supreme Court upholds ruling against PacifiCorp for trade secret dispute

The Utah Supreme Court upheld a ruling this week that the information regional power company PacifiCorp used constructing a Mona power plant included trade secrets. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Drug deal messages pop up on tablet parents gave child, police say

A boy who in foster care who received a computer tablet from his parents as a gift started receiving a lot of messages regarding drug deals shortly afterward, police say. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Former Springville High student arrested for making online threats, police say

An 18-year-old man who police say took to social media asking people meet him at Springville High School with an AK-47 has been arrested for investigation of making a terroristic threat. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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UDOT hopes weather stations will make I-80 safer for motorists

When high winds hit I-80 in Tooele County, the result is often dust storms and toppled trucks. Now the Utah Department of Transportation has a tool to help warn drivers about possible deadly winds. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Salt Lake fire union treasurer resigns amid embezzlement investigation

The treasurer of the Salt Lake City Firefighters Union has resigned amid allegations that at least $37,000 in union funds were embezzled. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Polynesians refused service at Utah bar settle case

Two Polynesian men who sued a Salt Lake City bar where they said they were refused service because of their ethnicity have agreed to settle their lawsuit for about $2,500 each. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Lawyers for victim in teacher sex case withdraw from lawsuit

Attorneys representing a teen and his parents in a federal lawsuit against the Davis School District for allegations that it failed to protect the boy from sex abuse by a teacher are withdrawing... Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Utah defends busting theater for serving booze at 'Deadpool'

Utah liquor authorities did not violate a movie theater's right to free speech when they filed a complaint against the business for serving drinks while showing "Deadpool," a film with nudity and... Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Charges: Group of 3 held man and woman hostage in Magna home during robbery

Charges were filed Thursday against three people accused of holding two victims hostage while robbing a Magna home earlier this year. Read more »

May 19, 2016

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Charges: Man set fire to sister's Salt Lake apartment, tried to block her inside

A Salt Lake man set his sister's apartment on fire and tried to block her in as it was burning, criminal charges filed Thursday allege. Read more »

May 19, 2016

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Salt Lake police: Hundreds of once-backlogged rape kits now submitted to crime lab

Hundreds of once-backlogged rape kits collected by the Salt Lake City Police Department all have been submitted to the Utah State Crime Lab, the agency reported this week. Read more »

May 19, 2016

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Salt Lake police looking for 2 men in repeat robberies

Police are looking for help identifying two men accused of robbing the same market three times in two weeks. Read more »

May 19, 2016

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Idaho man accepts plea deal in Logan shootout with EMTs

An Idaho man who exchanged gunfire with EMTs after he crashed his car into a natural gas line in Logan has accepted a plea deal. Read more »

May 19, 2016

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Wife of Sandy man killed by police sues West Valley, Draper officers

The wife of a man killed by a West Valley police officer last year is suing him, the city and others involved in the fatal shooting. Read more »

May 19, 2016

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