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New details in court reveal alleged shooter in Lee Mart killing

One of the accomplices in an aggravated robbery turned deadly at a Murray convenience store wanted credit for pulling...

Salt Lake County mayor accuses former adviser of misusing funds

Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams stepped forward Wednesday to publicly discuss a legal brawl between the county and another top Democrat, state Rep. Justin Miller. Read more »

May 14, 2015

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New incentives expected to bring 900 jobs to Utah over next 20 years

New incentives announced by the Governor's Office of Economic Development are expected to add 900 new jobs to the Utah economy over the next two decades. Read more »

May 14, 2015

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Police say Sandy man took Corvette with woman still inside

A man was arrested Wednesday night following a bizarre incident in which police say he jumped into a Corvette that obviously had a passenger still in it, drove it around, stopped and got out. Read more »

May 14, 2015

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Salt Lake City launches new pay-by-phone parking app

Salt Lake City officials announced another effort Thursday to combat downtown's infamous parking reputation. No more running to feed expiring meters, and visitors can avoid rain or snow by paying... Read more »

May 14, 2015

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Gov. Gary Herbert says he's 'open to the idea of medical marijuana'

Gov. Gary Herbert said Thursday he's open to legalizing marijuana for medical use. Read more »

May 14, 2015

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Vigil honors Utah's fallen officers in inaugural ceremony at Capitol

About 100 people stood in reverence Wednesday night as Utah's fallen police officers were honored during a vigil at the Capitol in the first ever statewide ceremony of its kind. Read more »

May 13, 2015

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Utah company under fire says executive never brought up military duties

Veterans Tradinc Co., a Park City-based business under legal fire for allegedly firing an executive who was on military leave, has filed its own lawsuit insisting others at the business were never... Read more »

May 13, 2015

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A new lawsuit over North Salt Lake landslide adds to conflict

Another lawsuit has entered the debate in North Salt Lake about how to deal with the remains of a landslide that remain untouched since the hill fell apart nine months ago. Read more »

May 13, 2015

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Report identifies early steps to deal with projected shortfalls on Colorado River

How can the Colorado River, which is facing its worst drought in a 100-years, be saved? A new report released by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation highlights some early strategies and lays the... Read more »

May 13, 2015

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UTA to implement service improvements on bus and rail lines

The Utah Transit Authority announced Wednesday it will offer extended service hours and increase frequency on some designated routes starting in August. Read more »

May 13, 2015

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Police: Herriman man was on phone when he was hit, killed by TRAX train

A Herriman man was hit and killed by a Trax train Tuesday night, police said. Read more »

May 13, 2015

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Holladay hosting History Night

Holladay will host its second annual Holladay History Night, presented by the Holladay Historical Commission. Read more »

May 13, 2015

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Women's Leadership Institute issues corporate challenge

Utah’s recently formed Women’s Leadership Institute will issue its first official corporate challenge this week. Read more »

May 13, 2015

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South Jordan hosting meeting to discuss Eagle Scout projects

South Jordan will be hosting an Eagle Scout open house for Boy Scouts interested in brainstorming or proposing Eagle project ideas. Read more »

May 13, 2015

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Gas prices in Utah among highest in West

A new report from AAA Utah showed that gasoline prices have increased across the country, with Utah’s pump prices surging 40 cents in the past month, making the state’s average price... Read more »

May 13, 2015

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Feds: Park City company illegally fired executive for military service

A Utah-based business faces a lawsuit from the U.S. Department of Justice for allegedly firing and then denying re-employment to one of its executives because he took a leave of absence for... Read more »

May 12, 2015

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Police: Men single out sex offender, stab him several times

Two men accused of singling out a registered sex offender and repeatedly stabbing him were charged Tuesday in 3rd District Court. Read more »

May 12, 2015

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New Utah law raises landlord concerns over transgender tenants

Apartment owners have concerns about how Utah's new law banning discrimination based on gender identity pertains to student housing. Read more »

May 12, 2015

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World Congress of Families heading to Salt Lake City in the fall

The World Congress of Families will be held in Salt Lake City in October, marking the first time the international celebration of "the natural family" has been held in the United States. Read more »

May 12, 2015

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Salt Lake day care provider accused of abusing children

The co-owner of a longtime home day care in Salt Lake City has been arrested for investigation of sexually abusing children he was watching. Read more »

May 12, 2015

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Salt Lake day care provider charged with 18 felonies in sex abuse case

The co-owner of a longtime home day care in Salt Lake City was charged Tuesday with 18 felonies accusing him of sexually abusing young children. Read more »

May 12, 2015

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Salt Lake councilman giving up seat for relationship with councilwoman

Salt Lake City Councilman Kyle LaMalfa has announced he will not pursue re-election so he can continue a personal relationship with Councilwoman Erin Mendenhall. Read more »

May 12, 2015

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Sandy mother who lost sight as a child has unique vision on life

Kristen Cox is a mother of two and director of the Governor's Office of Management and Budget; a high-powered leader on Utah's Capitol Hill who is blind. She's a creative problem-solver who isn't... Read more »

May 12, 2015

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District attorney may drop cases investigated by trooper who resigned

The Salt Lake County District Attorney's Office announced Tuesday that it may have to dismiss criminal cases investigated by a former trooper because of unspecified credibility issues. Read more »

May 12, 2015

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Parents who murdered 4-year-old won't get parole hearing until 2055

Nathan and Stephanie Sloop, the couple convicted of the horrific murder of her 4-year-old son, Ethan Stacy, won't get their first parole hearings for 40 years. Read more »

May 12, 2015

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