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Trial set for Sandy man charged with murdering woman in his driveway

A Sandy man accused of shooting and killing a woman as she fled his home has been ordered to stand trial

Utah man dead, another injured in Oregon shooting

State police are investigating a shooting in southwestern Oregon that left one man dead and another injured. Both are from Utah. Read more »

April 19, 2015

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Driving dispute leads to shooting in Sandy, police say

Police were searching Sunday for a man suspected in a shooting that injured one person overnight in Sandy. Read more »

April 19, 2015

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Motorcyclist dies after collision near Utah Lake

A motorcyclist died Saturday when he collided with a pickup truck while attempting to pass it near Utah Lake, police said. Read more »

April 18, 2015

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ATV rollover critically injures man in Clinton neighborhood

A man was hospitalized in critical condition and an 11-year-old girl was also injured in what police say was an ATV rollover about 4:30 a.m. Saturday in a Clinton neighborhood. Read more »

April 18, 2015

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Security guard accidentally shot in South Jordan, police say

A security officer was hospitalized in critical condition with a gunshot wound Saturday after he was accidentally struck by a fellow colleague who was cleaning his weapon. Read more »

April 18, 2015

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Job A Day program gives homeless people employment, purpose

From nurturing flowers and plants to working in warehouses, the Salt Lake City Police Department's new Job A Day initiative is helping homeless people find work and a sense of purpose. Read more »

April 18, 2015

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Woman, young boys ordered under blanket in West Valley robbery, police say

A woman and two young boys were forced to hide under a blanket inside their home Friday afternoon while armed robbers made off with stolen electronics, police say. Read more »

April 17, 2015

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Fire rips through Draper garage during birthday party

A two-alarm fire tore through a family’s three-car garage Friday evening and displaced residents indefinitely. Read more »

April 17, 2015

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Family wins back seized gold coins that could be worth $80M

A Philadelphia family has been awarded the rights to 10 rare gold coins possibly worth $80 million or more after a U.S. appeals court overturned a jury verdict. Read more »

April 17, 2015

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Wife of gyrocopter pilot: 'Very brave,' but he broke the law

A Florida postal worker who piloted a gyrocopter onto the U.S. Capitol lawn to call attention to his belief that campaign finance laws are too weak is a patriot, his wife said in a brief interview... Read more »

April 17, 2015

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Police: Woman tending boy with health problems beat him with ice scraper

A woman has been charged with felony child abuse after allegedly beating the boy she was babysitting with an ice scraper. Read more »

April 17, 2015

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Uintah County man charged with younger brother's murder

A Uintah County man was charged Friday with murder in the shooting death of his brother. Read more »

April 17, 2015

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Cheerleading coach who worked as youth counselor arrested in sodomy case

A high school cheerleading coach and former counselor from BYU's Especially For Youth program has been arrested and accused of sexually abusing a teenage boy who attended the camp. Read more »

April 17, 2015

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West Haven family victims of swatting for second time in a month

A West Haven family has become the victim of "swatting" for the second time in less than a month. Read more »

April 17, 2015

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Clearfield man intentionally punched woman who later died, police say

A man accused of punching a woman during a New Year's Eve party in Clearfield, causing her to hit her head and subsequently die, made his first court appearance this week to face criminal charges. Read more »

April 17, 2015

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Joint Utah, Alabama investigation leads to child solicitation charges

Authorities in two states combined to bring child pornography charges against an Alabama man for allegedly soliciting a Utah child over the Internet. Read more »

April 17, 2015

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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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7 dead babies found in Pleasant Grove garage; woman booked in murder investigation

A 39-year-old woman was arrested after police found seven deceased infants in a Pleasant Grove home Saturday. Read more »

April 13, 2014

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