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Photo gallery: 100 immigrants become U.S. citizens in Salt Lake City Friday

One hundred immigrants, from 40 countries, became U.S. citizens Friday.

Some east Salt Lake residents demand more officers, say they feel unsafe

Some east Salt Lake residents have been complaining of decreased police presence and a rise in neighborhood crime. While some council members want to hire more officers, Chief Chris Burbank said... Read more »

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Bicyclist, 51, killed when hit by car in Millcreek

A 51-year-old man was killed around 1 a.m. Saturday when his bicycle was struck from behind by a car traveling east on 3300 South near 1600 East. Read more »

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Police arrest 4 suspected in 33 'pillowcase bandit' burglaries

Four people suspected in a series of burglaries were arrested this week and an enormous trove of personal belongings were recovered from a hotel in Salt Lake City, police said. Read more »

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Woman injured in intentional hit-and-run improving, police say

The condition of a woman who was critically injured in what police say was an intentional hit-and-run incident improved Friday. Read more »

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Memorial honors those who donate bodies to medical science

A memorial Friday celebrated people who have donated their bodies to provide invaluable experiences to University of Utah medical students. Read more »

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Hospital comparison tool redesigned

The Utah Department of Health has released a redesigned Utah Hospital Comparison tool. Read more »

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Photo gallery: 100 immigrants become U.S. citizens

One hundred immigrants, from 40 countries, took the oath of allegiance and became U.S. citizens Friday at the U.S. District Courthouse in Salt Lake City. Read more »

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Photo gallery: Students with special needs give it their all at sports day

About 350 students in Jordan School District who have special needs gathered to give it their all in track and field events during the annual Special Needs Sports Day. Read more »

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Ogden man sentenced to prison for shooting at federal agents

An Ogden man who fired a gun a federal agents last fall will spend more than 12 years in a prison. Read more »

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Students wear green to honor 2 Hillcrest students killed in accident

As one person noted on Twitter Friday, "I see more green today than I ever did on St. Patrick's Day. Proud Warrior. Proud Husky. Proud Utahn." Read more »

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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 the trigger, according to new information filed Thursday in 3rd District Court. Read more »

May 21, 2015

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Report, summit show energy development fueling billions in Utah

Utah's energy development sector and related businesses took center stage at the Governor's Energy Summit in Salt Lake City. At the same time, a new report was released showing energy and... Read more »

May 21, 2015

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Advocates see potential to reform inmates in proposed prison move

Members of the "People Not Prisons" coalition are lending support for an improved prison as debate continues about where to build a new facility, but they worry that talk about the proposed move is... Read more »

May 21, 2015

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Jill Parrish confirmed as new federal judge in Utah

The U.S. Senate unanimously confirmed Utah Supreme Court Justice Jill Parrish as federal judge Thursday. Read more »

May 21, 2015

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Sen. Orrin Hatch calls HBO story on dietary supplements 'inaccurate'

Sen. Orrin Hatch is rebutting an HBO "Real Sports" story that ties him and a law he championed to several soldiers who died after taking dietary supplements sold on their bases. Read more »

May 21, 2015

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Charges: Murray man beat woman, drove into tree on way to hospital

A man who prosecutors say threatened to kill his girlfriend by driving his car into a house was charged Thursday for severely beating the woman and driving into a tree. Read more »

May 21, 2015

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'Another piece to the puzzle': Census reveals Utah's growth among top in nation

Utah's population grew by more than 40,000 people from July 2013 to July 2014, with a five-year growth rate that ranks fourth in the nation, according to estimates released by the U.S. Census... Read more »

May 21, 2015

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Man claims Spice pushed him to murder Taylorsville woman

A West Jordan man who killed a woman in her Taylorsville home and was caught attempting to flee the country has been sentenced to at least 30 years and up to life in prison. Read more »

May 21, 2015

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Hillcrest students, others show support for fallen classmates

Students at Hillcrest High School on Thursday mourned the loss of two students who were killed in a car crash Wednesday night. Read more »

May 21, 2015

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First prison relocation open house changes few minds

Leonard Andrews, a computer programer who works just a short distance from one of five proposed prison sites, wasn't impressed Thursday by a display intended to show how a new facility would blend... Read more »

May 20, 2015

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Police: 2 teens killed in Sandy crash Wednesday night

Two teenagers were killed in a collision Wednesday after their vehicle pulled out in front of a Jeep Wrangler on 700 East in Sandy, police said. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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Associated Food Stores celebrates 75 years by helping homeless youths

Associated Food Stores celebrated 75 years of operation Wednesday, not with cake and candles, but by giving 750 hygiene kits to the Teen Resource Center for Volunteers of America. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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2 arrested, 2 more sought in 'skimming' schemes, police say

Two people arrested for a "skimming" scam in Sandy are now being investigated for possible connections to similar crimes in Orem, police say. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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Prosecutors file new charge against ex-Utah Attorney General John Swallow

State prosecutors leveled a new money laundering charge against former Utah Attorney General John Swallow on Wednesday, a little more than two weeks before a judge will decide whether he will stand... Read more »

May 20, 2015

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Jordan Education Foundation recognizes teachers

The Jordan Education Foundation has recognized educators and special educators in the Jordan School District with annual awards. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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