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Woman hospitalized after climbing fall
A Wasatch County woman underwent emergency surgery Saturday following a climbing fall. Officials said the 20-year old woman was rock climbing with a group at Wasatch Mountain State Park when she fell and hit her head 20 feet below.
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University of Utah launches app designed to gain more insight on hate crime
The app, named Hate Incident Reporting System, allows users to report hate crimes or hate incidents to a secure database for research. The creators differentiated between hate crime and hate incident, because not every instance of hate is illegal.
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Man convicted of murder in stabbing of St. George woman
A 29-year-old man faces up to life in prison after being convicted of murder, a first-degree felony, in the fatal stabbing of a St. George woman with a decorative sword in her apartment.