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Police identify Clearfield woman killed in motorcycle crash

A 28-year-old Clearfield woman who died Monday in a motorcycle crash near Snowbasin was identified Tuesday.

32 teens escape from Nashville detention center

Thirty-two teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center by crawling through a weak spot in a fence late Monday, and more than half of them were still on the run Tuesday, a spokesman said. Read more »

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Utahns favor body cameras on police officers, poll shows

Utahns overwhelmingly favor police officers wearing body cameras, a new poll shows. Read more »

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Sentencing for MacNeill murder conviction set for Sept. 19

Ten months after being found guilty of killing his wife, Martin MacNeill has a sentencing date. On Sept. 19, MacNeill will be sentenced for murdering his wife, Michelle, in 2007. Read more »

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Pharmacist who stole pills in 2012 accused of stealing 10,000 pills from Duchesne clinic

A Utah pharmacist who was allowed to keep his state license after admitting that he stole 5,000 prescription pain pills in 2012 is facing new charges in Duchesne County, where he's accused of... Read more »

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Police: Man wanted in lewdness case turns himself in

A man suspected of exposing himself in a West Jordan market last month has contacted police and turned himself in. Read more »

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Park City Mountain Resort hearing postponed

A hearing to rule on a bond for Park City Mountain Resort has been postponed until Friday, Sept. 5. Read more »

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Idaho man killed in Highway 91 crash

An Idaho man was killed in a crash on Highway 91 on Tuesday. Read more »

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Heroin addiction fueling uptick in S.L. bank robberies, police say

Police attribute a dramatic uptick in bank robberies in the Salt Lake Valley to a heroin epidemic. Read more »

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Federal court upholds Indiana right-to-work law

A federal appeals court upheld Indiana's right-to-work law banning mandatory union fees on Tuesday in a split decision that was delivered a few days before the state Supreme Court hears separate challenges over whether the 2012... Read more »

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Search ongoing for Riverton man whose boat capsized at Flaming Gorge

Divers resumed searches in Flaming Gorge Reservoir Tuesday for a Riverton man who disappeared when his boat capsized Monday. Read more »

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Chris Brown pleads guilty to assault in Washington

Chris Brown pleaded guilty on Tuesday to hitting a man outside a Washington hotel, an assault that occurred while the singer was on probation for attacking his then-girlfriend Rihanna. Read more »

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Infamous speed trap town investigated over tickets

The north Florida town of Waldo has long had a reputation as a speed trap, and it's no wonder. A small segment of highway that runs through Waldo requires drivers to speed up and slow down six... Read more »

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Authorities searching for missing man who left Rockport campsite

Authorities searched Sunday for a 20-year-old man new to the United States who left a campsite Sunday after arguing with a female companion. Read more »

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Fallen officer Derek Johnson remembered at Draper memorial

A crowd that spilled over onto the grass at Draper Historic Park gathered Monday evening to remember Draper Police Sgt. Derek Johnson, who was shot and killed a year ago in the line of duty. Read more »

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Man, 69, missing after his boat capsizes in Flaming Gorge

Divers planned to resume searching Tuesday morning for a man who went missing in Flaming Gorge Reservoir when his boat capsized. Read more »

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Crews rescue two hikers on Mount Timpanogos

A 26-year-old in serious condition was stabilized by a search and rescue crew after she called for help Monday, then hoisted into a helicopter and flown to an area hospital, Utah County Sheriff's... Read more »

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Jury trial set to begin for man accused of killing cousin in Uintah County

A four-day jury trial is scheduled to begin Tuesday for a Guatemalan national accused of beating his cousin to death inside the Uintah County mobile home they were sharing in January 2013. Read more »

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Bluffdale homeowner becomes victim of 'swatting' prank

A Bluffdale couple had a national "trend" arrive on their doorstep Sunday night, in the form of several police officers. An anonymous caller reported a bogus murder and hostage situation at their... Read more »

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Clearfield woman dies in motorcycle crash near Snowbasin

A 28-year-old Clearfield woman died Monday while riding a motorcycle near Snowbasin when she lost control of the machine. Read more »

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Prosecutors to seek death penalty in cellmate killing

Prosecutors have filed notice that they intend to seek the death penalty against Steven Crutcher, 33, who is accused of killing his cellmate in prison. Read more »

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Man charged in Utah double killing appeals Nevada conviction

A Utah man facing murder charges in the 2011 shooting deaths of an elderly Utah couple in a two-state crime spree that already has him serving up to 56 years in a Nevada prison is appealing his... Read more »

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Man pleads guilty to embezzling $700K from Utah firm

A 39-year-old man has pleaded guilty to second-degree felony theft charges for embezzling nearly $700,000 from his employer. Read more »

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Police follow trail to discover man who had been shot

Police were investigating an early morning shooting that left an 18-year-old man hospitalized in serious condition Monday. They are asking for the public's help in locating potential suspects. Read more »

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Duchesne County man pleads guilty to federal firearms charge

A Duchesne County man has pleaded guilty to a federal firearms charge that was filed after a police raid on his home that turned up nearly two dozen guns. Read more »

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Woman injured after losing control of vehicle on I-80 near Rowley Junction

A woman was injured when she lost control of her car and drove off the freeway on I-80, Sunday afternoon. Read more »

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