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Mom who murdered 6 newborns and hid bodies is sent to prison for 6 life terms

A woman who murdered six of her newborn babies and hid their tiny bodies in her garage was sentenced

Man who impregnated 13-year-old he met online back in jail

A man convicted of impregnating a 13-year-old girl he met on Facebook and injecting her with heroin during his sexual assaults is back in jail after allegedly violating his probation for a second... Read more »

April 17, 2015

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Police: 5 adults found dead inside Phoenix home

Five adults were found dead inside a north Phoenix home after a shooting Thursday in a suspected dispute about the family's business, police said. Read more »

April 17, 2015

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Second student sues district over teacher's alleged sex with students

A second student is suing the Davis County School District over alleged sexual relationships between former English teacher Brianne Altice and three male students. Read more »

April 17, 2015

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Slain Brigham City mom remembered as loving, non-confrontational

Friends and family members of a young Brigham City mother allegedly stabbed to death — allegedly at the hands of her recently divorced ex-husband — mourned her loss Thursday. Read more »

April 17, 2015

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Roy man, 74, sent to prison for killing his ailing wife

A Roy man who pleaded guilty to killing his ailing wife has been sentenced to prison. Read more »

April 16, 2015

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Man charged with homicide fatally punched woman at New Year's party, police say

Police are looking for a man who they say caused a woman's death by punching her at a New Year's party. Read more »

April 16, 2015

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4 charged with murder in South Salt Lake drug deal gone bad

Three additional suspects were arrested this week in what police say was a South Salt Lake robbery that turned into a murder in December. Read more »

April 16, 2015

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Police: Man arrested after crawling under bathroom stall of young boy

A West Valley man who police say crawled under a bathroom stall in a library to approach a 7-year-old boy was arrested for investigation of sex abuse. Read more »

April 16, 2015

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Convictions of 2 in S.L. sex assault case overturned by appeals court

Two men convicted of sexually assaulting a Salt Lake County woman have been granted a new trial after the Utah Court of Appeals ruled that a prosecutor improperly appealed to jurors' emotions... Read more »

April 16, 2015

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Small explosion forces evacuation of U. chemistry building

The Henry Eyring Chemistry Building at the University of Utah was evacuated Thursday after an unplanned chemical reaction caused a small explosion. Read more »

April 16, 2015

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Second man arrested in connection with dollar store robbery

The second of two men who police say robbed a store employee at gunpoint and left her tied up in a back room has been arrested. Read more »

April 16, 2015

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South Jordan woman killed in freeway crash

A South Jordan woman was killed and a Utah Highway Patrol trooper pinned in her vehicle following a series of crashes on state Route 201 Wednesday. Read more »

April 16, 2015

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Man charged with kidnapping Herriman girl pleads guilty to sex abuse

A Draper man accused of taking a 13-year-old girl from her home will now go to prison for sexually abusing her. Read more »

April 16, 2015

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Black ice, accidents force temporary I-15 closure

Black ice and more than 20 accidents forced Utah Highway Patrol troopers to shut down part of I-15 Thursday morning. Read more »

April 16, 2015

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Driver killed in West Valley City crash

The driver of a pickup truck was killed in a wreck Wednesday night near 6550 W. 4100 South, police say. Read more »

April 15, 2015

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Kayelyn Louder autopsy inconclusive but family insists death 'was not an accident'

An autopsy conducted on Kayelyn Louder, the woman who was missing for two months before her body was found in the Jordan River, was unable to determine her cause of death. Read more »

April 15, 2015

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Woman killed, trooper injured in freeway crashes

A woman died Wednesday in a crash on state Route 201 and a Utah Highway Patrol trooper was injured while responding to the scene. Read more »

April 15, 2015

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Two injured after truck crashes into Murray arcade

Two people suffered non-life threatening injuries when a truck crashed into a Nickel Mania arcade Wednesday afternoon. Read more »

April 15, 2015

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Funeral services set for former Gov. Norm Bangerter

Funeral services for former Gov. Norm Bangerter will be held Saturday at the Salt Lake Community College campus in West Jordan, a family spokesman announced Wednesday. Read more »

April 15, 2015

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Man killed ex-wife, then called police to admit crime, Brigham City chief says

A woman was stabbed to death in her Brigham City apartment Wednesday. Police arrested her ex-husband in connection with the crime. Read more »

April 15, 2015

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West Jordan woman sentenced to prison for tax fraud in tax filing day ruling

A West Jordan woman who filed tax returns in 2012 using the names of people who had died was sentenced to one year in federal prison in a decision handed down the day of the tax filing deadline. Read more »

April 15, 2015

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Price police find meth, heroin during shoplifting investigation

A call about a suspected shoplifter led to the discovery Tuesday of a substantial amount of methamphetamine and heroin, according to Price police. Read more »

April 15, 2015

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Judge rules in favor of public access on 1-mile stretch of Weber River

In a quiet part of Summit County lies a very popular portion of the Weber River, but soon no-trespassing signs will have to come down and the quiet waters that run alongside homes near state Route... Read more »

April 15, 2015

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Judge finds inmate competent to stand trial in kidnapping-for-hire case

A judge ruled Wednesday that a Utah prison inmate accused of trying to hire someone to beat her ex-boyfriend and kidnap his children is competent to stand trial. Read more »

April 15, 2015

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A dozen teens charged in eggs vandalism spree

The Cache County Sheriff's Office said 13 teens weren't being good eggs when they allegedly went on a recent vandalism spree. Read more »

April 15, 2015

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