Police: SWAT officers arrested a man with a gun who had made death threats against a woman and two children.
A two-alarm fire engulfed an abandoned building Wednesday afternoon on Main Street, causing evacuations of nearby homes and businesses. Read more »
Two men who flew in a helicopter to the peak of Flat Top Mountain on Tuesday morning to repair a radio tower got stuck when the weather took a turn for the worse, police said. Read more »
A bomb threat called in to an Air France flight from Los Angeles to Paris caused the plane to be diverted Tuesday evening to Salt Lake City International Airport, an airport official confirmed. Read more »
An officer fell off the roof of a West Valley strip mall while trying to subdue a man who was allegedly fleeing from police early Tuesday. Read more »
Despite a deal with prosecutors who agreed to recommend probation, a judge instead ordered a Pleasant Grove man to prison Tuesday for the death of his girlfriend's baby. Read more »
Police have identified three teenagers suspected of lacing gummy candies with alcohol or drugs, sending at least one classmate to the hospital. Read more »
The Office of Guardian ad Litem has a new director, state courts officials announced Tuesday. Read more »
An elderly Vernal man who was jailed for violating the terms of his pretrial release in a case involving the alleged sexual abuse of a woman who has developmental delays has been sent to a secure... Read more »
A man who pleaded guilty and mentally ill to stabbing people at random outside a downtown grocery store three years ago has been sentenced to prison. Read more »
A man who admitted last month to sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl as she walked to school is now asking to withdraw his plea. The girl's father says his brave daughter is prepared to send... Read more »
Police have identified one man and are looking for another after they say the men forced their way into a West Valley home Sunday night. Read more »
Police have identified a West Jordan man who was killed when an 18-year-old driver suspected of drug use ran into him in an intersection. Read more »
The juvenile court judge who last week ordered a child removed because her foster parents are lesbian, and later reversed that decision, removed himself from the case Monday. Read more »
David Serbeck, paralyzed in a high-profile shooting as he was patrolling with the neighborhood watch, will serve out consecutive prison sentences for having sex with his teenage neighbor, the Utah... Read more »
One man is dead and another is injured after police say an 18-year-old driver, possibly under the influence of drugs, ran a red light and crashed into them. Read more »
A man in a stolen truck tried to run down an officer while attempting to flee police, and a bystander tried to ram the fleeing truck with her vehicle early Sunday in West Valley City, police say. Read more »
A man was critically injured Saturday after the motor home he was working on slipped off its jack and fell on top of him, Unified Fire Authority officials said. Read more »
A Union High School senior is dead after a crash involving a passenger car and a double tanker truck late Friday night, according to the Utah Highway Patrol. Read more »
A juvenile court judge has revised his order to remove a baby girl from her lesbian foster parents in favor of a heterosexual couple. Read more »
A man beat his four month old Border Collie dog to death in August after physically abusing the pet multiple other times over the summer, charges filed against him Thursday allege. Read more »
A man who allegedly participated in shooting at West Valley police officers in an attempt to create a diversion so his associates could escape, was arrested Thursday. Read more »
It has been three weeks since a 26-year-old Mexican woman who was studying in Utah mysteriously went missing, and now police are raising the reward for help finding her to $15,000. Read more »
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Three families searching for loved ones who vanished under very different circumstances met together Wednesday in a plea to the public for help. Read more »
A Utah solar company that was the subject of a Deseret News investigation because of its questionable business practices is now the subject of an injunction because of its alleged false promises to... Read more »
An Ogden woman is suing a Utah Highway Patrol trooper, claiming he used excessive force when he "violently" pulled her out of her vehicle during a traffic stop earlier this year. Read more »
Police have arrested a Draper man suspected of stealing mail from hundreds of people throughout Salt Lake County. Read more »
State prosecutors in the case against former Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff want to put off a hearing next week to resolve a dispute with the Department of Justice over evidence. Read more »
A North Logan man who says he left an inoperable assault rifle at the Utah Capitol out of respect for shooting victims and with no intention of triggering the evacuation it caused will not face... Read more »
A decomposing body found in a remote area of Ben Lomond Mountain over the weekend was identified Tuesday as that of a man who was last seen in April 2014. Read more »
Thinking a federal judge would send him to jail for violating a court-imposed gag order, Jeremy Johnson filed motions Wednesday to act as his own attorney and objecting to the anticipated order. Read more »
A white Chicago police officer who shot a black teenager 16 times last year was charged with first-degree murder Tuesday, hours before the city released a video of the killing that many people fear... Read more »
A father fighting for the custody of his recently adopted infant daughter received mixed news Monday, as her adoptive parents gave up custody — but did so by giving the child to her... Read more »
SWAT officers entered a Spanish Fork apartment to arrest a man with a gun who had made death threats against a woman and two children late Wednesday night, police said. Read more »
A woman who crashed into an Emery County creek earlier this month had to be pulled from her partially submerged car in an impromptu rescue operation that wasn't made public until Wednesday. Read more »
A 50-year-old man was killed in an apparent industrial accident Monday. Read more »
Sandy police confirmed Tuesday that a man found dead in a basement apartment died of a gunshot wound. Read more »
Police tried to piece together the details of a man's death Monday after he was found dead inside a basement apartment with an apparent gunshot wound. Read more »
A North Ogden man has been sentenced to jail for having sex with a 14-year-old boy. Read more »
Police were searching for a man they say stabbed another man in an attempted homicide Tuesday evening in Layton. Read more »
The conflict over how Utah political parties choose candidates to run for political office appears headed to court again. Read more »
A Uintah County family called for help Tuesday night when their house caught fire, then made it outside to safety before firefighters arrived. Read more »
A University of Utah professor and his students have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review the prison sentence given to a Utah man after he raped and killed a youth counselor at age 17. Read more »
Three Utah counties hope the U.S. Supreme Court will — once and for all — settle the question of who has jurisdiction over enrolled tribal members in a region of the state that once was... Read more »
An intense fight resulted in one man being shot to death and another arrested for investigation of murder in the small community of Venice on Sunday. Read more »
A Provo man accused of bringing a "cricket bomb" to the Wallace F. Bennett Federal Building now faces federal charges. Read more »
Video of a woman who allegedly got involved in a police chase in an attempt to help officers was released Monday. Read more »
A man accused of hosting a party for four juveniles on Halloween, getting them drunk and then raping a 17-year-old girl, is scheduled to make an appearance in court on Wednesday. Read more »
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