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Man involved in 2010 fatal 'road rage' crash 'never wanted this to happen'

A man convicted in a 2010 fatal accident that investigators say was the result of road rage may soon be released.

Boston Marathon suspect's friend renews bid to move trial location

A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Monday renewed his request to move his trial, arguing that he cannot receive a fair trial in Boston. Read more »

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Poll: Utahns in favor of school teachers with guns

A new poll by UtahPolicy.com revealed 64 percent of Utahns are in support of teachers carrying concealed weapons in school, but some in law enforcement don't agree. Read more »

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Police release girls' panicked, frenzied 911 call of alleged kidnapping

Santaquin police Monday released the emotional 911 recording that two Bountiful girls made just minutes after escaping from three people who police say kidnapped them and held them hostage for 19... Read more »

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Accused rapist rejects plea deal

An Orem man charged with kidnapping and raping an 11-year-old girl as she walked to school rejected a plea deal offer from prosecutors Monday. Read more »

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Mountain lion caught in Foothill neighborhood Sunday

Officers spent Sunday afternoon chasing a mountain lion who was seen wandering in the Foothill neighborhood. They caught the animal Sunday evening. Read more »

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South Davis Metro firefighters honor two fallen colleagues

South Davis Metro firefighters dedicated a memorial to two of their fallen colleagues at a station in Bountiful on Monday. Read more »

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Man tried to sell drugs to officers, police say

Salt Lake police say a man flagged down a car and offered to sell drugs to two police officers early Sunday. Read more »

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White House intruder: Security changes weighed

President Barack Obama is "obviously concerned" about a weekend White House breach by an ex-soldier with a small knife who scaled a fence, sprinted across the lawn and entered the mansion before... Read more »

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Del. authorities: Bus overturns, 2 dead, injuries

A bus carrying dozens of passengers finishing up a sightseeing tour crashed and overturned in Delaware, leaving two women dead and several other passengers injured, authorities said. Read more »

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Accused White House intruder to appear in court

Following an embarrassing security breach at the White House, one of the most closely protected buildings in the world, the Secret Service is said to be considering establishing new checkpoints to... Read more »

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Police arrest armed man after foot chase in Salt Lake City

Police arrested an armed man after chasing him on foot through heavy pedestrian traffic Sunday night. Read more »

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Kearns man identified in Parleys Canyon motorcycle crash

The Utah Highway Patrol identified a man Sunday who died in a motorcycle crash Saturday. Read more »

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3 women hospitalized, 1 horse dead in Orem crash

Three women were hospitalized and a horse was euthanized Sunday following a crash on I-15 near Orem. Read more »

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Two UHP troopers hit just hours apart in separate incidents

Two Utah Highway Patrol troopers escaped serious injury Saturday after being hit from behind by motorists just four hours apart. Read more »

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Man arrested for allegedly enticing teen on Facebook

A man who allegedly tried to entice a 15-year-old girl on Facebook to have sex with him was arrested Friday. Read more »

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Body of missing boater found in Flaming Gorge

The body of a boater missing and presumed drowned in Flaming Gorge Reservoir since the beginning of the month was recovered Saturday. Read more »

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Alleged drunken driver takes out pole, tree and business wall

Police suspect alcohol was a factor in a high-speed crash that ended with an SUV crashing through the walls of a meat business. Read more »

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Police say motorist allegedly high on drugs hits trooper with car

Utah Highway Patrol troopers narrowly escaped injury Saturday when a speeding vehicle came at them on the freeway. Read more »

Sept. 20, 2014

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Man killed in Parleys Canyon motorcycle crash

Excessive speed most likely played a role in a motorcycle crash that killed a man in Parleys Canyon on Saturday afternoon, a Utah Highway Patrol spokesman said. Read more »

Sept. 20, 2014

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15-year-old rescued by medical crews after fall in the Uintas

A 15-year-old boy who fell 20 feet near Wall Lake in the Uintas was located and flown out by medical helicopter. Read more »

Sept. 20, 2014

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NAACP talks training, transparency and use of force with 10 Utah police agencies

When it comes to policing in Utah, several law enforcement leaders and members of the NAACP see eye to eye on many issues. Read more »

Sept. 20, 2014

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Tipped tanker, potential chemical spill closes roads near Hill Air Force Base

A tipped tanker caused a chemical spill scare and traffic delays near Hill Air Force Base on Friday. Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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Police release names of officers involved in Saratoga Springs shooting; family still alleges racial profiling

The Saratoga Springs Police Department released Friday the names of two officers involved in a shooting that killed 22-year-old Darrien Hunt last week. Hunt's family continues to accuse the... Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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Motorcyclist critically injured in Roosevelt crash

A 22-year-old motorcyclist was critically injured Friday on U.S. 40 in Roosevelt when the driver of a welding truck made a left turn in front of him, police said. Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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2 women arrested in alleged home invasion, attack

Two women were arrested after police say they dressed in black, invaded a home and attacked residents. Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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