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Judge rejects motion by Steven Powell, clearing way for trial to begin next week

A Washington judge on Tuesday rejected a motion by Steven Powell to throw out the search of his Puyallup.

Missing man from Kanab found dead in Davis Canyon

Johnson was last seen in Monticello and was known to be visiting archeological sites before the time of his death, according to the San Juan County Sheriff's Office. Read more »

June 27, 2015

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1 escaped murderer fatally shot in NY woods, other is on run

One of two convicted murderers who staged a brazen escape from an upstate maximum-security prison three weeks ago was shot and killed Friday in a gunbattle with law enforcement officers in a wooded... Read more »

June 26, 2015

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West Jordan man gets life without parole in murder, kidnapping

A West Jordan man was sentenced Friday to life in prison without parole for kidnapping and killing a man over an apparent drug debt. Read more »

June 26, 2015

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Father, son lead officers on chase, hit bus, police say

A father and his son were arrested by Orem police Friday after allegedly fleeing from officers and hitting a bus. Read more »

June 26, 2015

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Doctor who found Holmes insane didn't watch much of video

A defense psychiatrist who found James Holmes was insane when he killed 12 people in an attack on a suburban Denver movie theater testified Friday that he made his decision without reviewing all of... Read more »

June 26, 2015

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Jury says Draper man committed murder in DUI rampage

A jury has found that a Draper man committed murder when — drunk and enraged after a fight at home — he drove into a busy intersection and killed a mother driving her daughter to... Read more »

June 26, 2015

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Five Utah State athletes injured in crash

Five Utah State University athletes were hospitalized Friday after a collision on their way back from Newton Dam reservoir. Read more »

June 26, 2015

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Motorcyclist dies after I-15 wreck in southern Utah

An Arizona man is dead after crashing his motorcycle on I-15 Thursday in southern Utah. Read more »

June 26, 2015

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Father of Roy man who killed family says answers may never be known

The father of a man who police say shot and killed his two young children and his wife before taking his own life released a statement Friday saying the family may never know why he did what he did. Read more »

June 26, 2015

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Jail kitchen employee arrested for alleged relations with inmates

A contract worker at the Salt Lake County Jail has been arrested for allegedly having illegal sexual relations with inmates. Read more »

June 26, 2015

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Deputies arrest West Valley man in kidnapping case

A West Valley man was arrested Thursday after police say he held a woman against her will by driving her around in a car through several counties. Read more »

June 26, 2015

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Judge blasts detective, suppresses statements in rape case

In a blistering ruling, a judge has suppressed all statements made to police by a former nurse accused of sexually abusing a patient after finding evidence of misconduct by the Roosevelt police... Read more »

June 25, 2015

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Sunset man killed in Wyoming crash; Salt Lake woman injured

One Utah resident was killed and another airlifted to a hospital after a rollover Tuesday in central Wyoming. Read more »

June 25, 2015

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Victim in alleged Salt Lake kidnapping describes hourslong ordeal

Leslie Wilkey's mind was on melting groceries when she parked her SUV at her daughter's apartment complex Friday evening. Read more »

June 25, 2015

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Academy offers experience to youths considering law enforcement, military careers

The classrooms of Eastmont Middle School have temporarily been transformed into barracks for a weeklong law enforcement academy. Read more »

June 25, 2015

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Provo man may have been camping when he went missing in Wasatch County

A 73-year-old man may have been camping when he went missing earlier this month in Wasatch County, police said. Read more »

June 25, 2015

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Police say man punched female clerk who confronted him about stolen items

A man punched a store clerk who tried to stop him from stealing items from a Maverik gas station overnight Thursday, police said. Read more »

June 25, 2015

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Father, son used LDS Church membership in investment fraud, prosecutors allege

A father and son who federal regulators accused of running a Ponzi scheme nearly four years ago now face criminal charges in state court. Read more »

June 25, 2015

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St. George man charged with child rape

A St. George man was charged Wednesday with multiple counts of rape of a child. Read more »

June 25, 2015

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Motorcyclist killed in early morning crash

A motorcyclist was killed early Thursday in Salt Lake City after police say he slammed into the back of another vehicle. Read more »

June 25, 2015

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Cause of Roy fire that destroyed two businesses remains a mystery

The fire that destroyed two Roy businesses early Tuesday morning was so thorough that its exact cause will remain a mystery, fire officials say. Read more »

June 24, 2015

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DNA, motive used to link serial rapist to more cases in Utah

Police have used DNA evidence this month to link additional cases to a serial rapist who they say victimized women in Utah and Wyoming in the 1990s and early 2000s. Read more »

June 24, 2015

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Charges filed in Salt Lake to Vernal kidnapping case

A 17-year-old boy who police say kidnapped a woman in Salt Lake City and forced her to drive to Uintah County has been charged in adult court. Read more »

June 24, 2015

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Police in Duchesne, Wasatch counties recover scores of stolen tools

The Duchesne County Sheriff's Office is hoping to return thousands of dollars in stolen tools to their rightful owners after recovering the items over the weekend during a joint investigation with... Read more »

June 24, 2015

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Martin MacNeill, convicted in wife's 2007 death, appeals

A Utah doctor convicted of killing his wife in a case that became a true-crime cable TV obsession is appealing. Read more »

June 24, 2015

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