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'I feel like I do deserve to be here,' Dea Millerberg tells parole board

A parole board member told Dea Millerberg that she should prepare for the possibility of serving her full sentence.

School bus driver transporting 75 charged with DUI

A Davis County school bus driver who was stopped and arrested in October while transporting 75 children and adults to a school event in Provo has been charged with DUI. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2015

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12-year-old remains critical after near drowning

A 12-year-old who fell through the ice of a Magna swimming pool remained hospitalized in critical condition Wednesday. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2015

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Teams recover Wyoming man who fell through ice on Flaming Gorge

Dive teams at Flaming Gorge Reservoir on Tuesday located the body of a Wyoming man who fell through the ice one day earlier. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2015

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Victim or murder accomplice? Attorneys push to admit dueling statements

Attorneys for a woman charged in the shooting death of a deputy want to admit statements she made that they say shows she was an unwilling participant. But prosecutors want to admit statements that... Read more »

Jan. 21, 2015

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Judge: Shurtleff, Swallow, Ligety won't testify in Jenson case

Ex-Utah Attorneys General Mark Shurtleff and John Swallow, Olympic gold medalist Ted Ligety and Davis County Attorney Troy Rawlings will not be required to testify in the current fraud trial... Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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Boy critical after falling through ice at closed public pool

A 12-year-old boy is in critical condition after falling through the ice on a frozen swimming pool at the closed Magna Recreation Center. Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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Family recalls 'the trunk of our family tree' as 85-year-old woman's killer is sentenced

The man convicted of brutally murdering and robbing 85-year-old Shirley Sharp and setting her house on fire was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison without chance of parole. Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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Company in overpass collapse had strong safety track record

Tons of concrete and steel covered the southbound lanes of a major artery Tuesday after an overpass collapse during demolition work left one worker dead, a tractor-trailer driver injured and police... Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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Jury selection starts in Colorado theater shooting trial

The first time James Holmes appeared in court, he wore chains and an orange jail jumpsuit and looked dazed, with his hair dyed a comic-book shade of orange. Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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APNewsBreak: US settles case over fake Facebook page

The Justice Department has reached a $134,000 settlement with a New York woman after federal drug agents used information from her cellphone to set up a fake Facebook page in her identity, a tactic that raised privacy concerns and... Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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Official: Relatives believe family was in mansion for fire

As fire officials search for six people who have been missing since a massive fire destroyed a waterfront mansion in Maryland's capital city, they are focusing on the charred ruins where relatives... Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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Police shooting investigations vary, lawmakers told

The use of force by police officers and how those cases are investigated went under the microscope during a long hearing on Utah's Capitol Hill Tuesday. Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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Police: Doctor shot inside hospital, gunman killed himself

A man shot a doctor inside a prestigious hospital Tuesday, critically wounding the physician, before killing himself, police said. Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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Cooper's tale: Girl's comfort pit bull lost and found in Magna

Two Unified police officers come to the rescue of a lost dog — twice. Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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Greenpeace seeks to exclude journalists from Peru case

Greenpeace said Tuesday it has given prosecutors the names of four people involved in a protest for renewable energy at the country's famed Nazca Lines archaeological site, an action that sparked... Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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American who sent $67K to al-Qaida gets 15 years in prison

A New Yorker who sent $67,000 to al-Qaida and pledged his support to the terror group was sentenced Tuesday to 15 years in prison by a judge who cited the defendant's remorse and medical problems that make his incarceration more... Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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Mom accused of setting baby afire, killing her, due in court

A woman accused of dousing her newborn daughter with accelerant, setting her on fire and leaving her in the middle of a road is due in court Tuesday to answer to a murder charge. Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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Man convicted of killing 3 in San Antonio set to be executed

The killings of a San Antonio couple and a 90-year-old family friend, each stabbed or cut up to 31 times, went unsolved for about seven months before an informant's tip sent detectives to a... Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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Gordon Ramsay loses court battle over $1M rent on London pub

Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay is facing a real-life kitchen nightmare after a British judge on Tuesday ruled him personally liable for the 640,000-pound ($1 million) annual rent on a London gastropub. Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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Coroner identifies worker killed in Ohio overpass collapse

A collapsed overpass covered southbound lanes of Interstate 75 with hundreds of tons of concrete and steel Tuesday, following a construction accident that killed a worker and injured a... Read more »

Jan. 20, 2015

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Mother faces preliminary charges after child's body found

The mother of a 3-year-old boy reported missing over the weekend and her boyfriend are facing preliminary charges after searchers located a child's body, police said Monday. Read more »

Jan. 19, 2015

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1 killed, 1 in critical condition from Hooper crash

A near head-on collision early Sunday killed one man and wounded four other people in Hooper. Read more »

Jan. 18, 2015

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Conscience rights loom over Supreme Court's decision to take on gay marriage

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Although individual rights of conscience are not a formal part of the pending Supreme Court case on whether states can define marriage, issues of religious freedom and culture loom over the question. Read more »

Jan. 16, 2015

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