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Former President Donald Trump is pictured....
Katelyn Polantz, Zachary Cohen, Sara Murray and Marshall Cohen, CNN

FBI took 11 sets of classified documents from Trump’s Mar-a-Lago home, including some highly classified material

The search warrant identifies three federal crimes that the DOJ is looking at as part of its investigation, which includes violations of the Espionage Act.
3 days ago
A west valley police car is pictured. Police just made an arrest in the recent hit and run...
Samantha Herrera

Police arrest suspect in West Valley hit-and-run that killed 11-year-old boy

A 45-year-old man has been arrested in relation to a hit and run in West Valley City that killed an 11-year-old boy.
4 days ago
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Tierney Sneed, CNN

Merrick Garland says FBI files motion to unseal Trump Mar-a-Lago warrant

The move comes after days of silence from the Justice Department regarding the search, as is the department's practice for ongoing investigations.
4 days ago
A Utah lawmaker is considering proposing an amendment to the state's constitution if the trigger la...
Simone Seikaly

Utah Attorney General asks for permission to appeal trigger law injunction

The injunction bars enforcement of SB 174, Utah's abortion "trigger law" until a lawsuit in district court is resolved.
5 days ago
A jury of six women and four men was selected Wednesday in Vanessa Bryant's lawsuit against Los Ang...
By Eric Levenson, Natasha Chen and Jason Kravarik, CNN

Jury selected in Vanessa Bryant’s case against LA County over photos of Kobe’s helicopter crash

A jury of six women and four men was selected Wednesday in Vanessa Bryant's lawsuit against Los Angeles County over gruesome photos taken of the fatal helicopter crash that killed her husband Kobe, daughter Gianna and seven others.
5 days ago
Prosecutors seek 8-year prison term for police officer involved with Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol...
MICHAEL KUNZELMAN Associated Press

Feds seek 8-year prison term for officer who stormed Capitol

Prosecutors say former Rocky Mount Police Sgt. Thomas Robertson used his law enforcement training to block police officers who were trying to protect the Capitol from a mob’s attack on Jan. 6, 2021.
7 days ago
James McConkie is pictured. The petito family filed a lawsuit against Moab Police...
Samantha Herrera

Family of Gabby Petito announces intent to file lawsuit against Moab Police

Gabby Petito's family alleges that the Moab City Police Department was negligent, and failed to protect Petito from Brian Laundrie.
8 days ago
Kent Cody Barlow pleaded not guilty to three criminal charges Aug. 4....
Alejandro Lucero

Man accused of killing two kids in Eagle Mountain crash pleads not guilty

Kent Cody Barlow pleaded not guilty today to three criminal charges. The charges include manslaughter and drug possession.
11 days ago
Gabby Petitio Foundation donates $100,000 to the National Domestic Hotline...
BOBBY CAINA CALVAN Associated Press

Gabby Petito’s legacy: $100K for domestic violence hotline

The mother of Gabby Petito is keeping the memory of her murdered daughter alive by speaking out on behalf of domestic abuse survivors.
11 days ago
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Amie Schaeffer

Suspect in 2019 murder arrested after ‘SWAT standoff’ in California

The suspect, 42-year-old Timote Fonua, is accused of one count of murder and one count of aggravated burglary in relation to Blaire Leavitt's 2019 murder.
18 days ago
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Associated Press

Black family sues Sesame Place, alleging discrimination

The Baltimore family said multiple costumed characters ignored a 5-year-old Black girl during a Sesame Place meet-and-greet event.
19 days ago
The davis county jail communication area. The jail was sued after a 2016 inmate death,...
Aimee Cobabe

$10 million awarded to Utah mom after daughter’s death in Davis County Jail

Cynthia Stella filed the lawsuit in 2018 after her daughter, 28-year-old Heather Miller, died from a ruptured spleen in 2016.
19 days ago
Dixie the dog is pictured. She was the dog set on fire by Busico....
Samantha Herrera

Man sentenced for animal torture, arson after setting dog on fire

41-year-old Michael Paul Busico was convicted of animal cruelty and arson charges earlier this year for having set a dog on fire in 2021.
29 days ago
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Amanda Dickson

Interpretation of the Utah Constitution will likely determine fate of abortion trigger law

The argument to protect abortion rights in Utah is based on the Utah state constitution, not the United States Constitution.
1 month ago
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Samantha Herrera

Jen Shah of Real Housewives SLC pleads guilty to fraud charges

Jen Shah, known from "The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City," plead guilty to charges connected to a telemarketing scheme.
1 month ago
Derek Chauvin is pictured wearing a gray suit. He was just charged for violating George Floyd's civ...
STEVE KARNOWSKI Associated Press

Chauvin gets 21 years for violating Floyd’s civil rights

A federal judge on Thursday sentenced Derek Chauvin to 21 years in prison for violating George Floyd's civil rights,
1 month ago
Dozens of mourners gather for a vigil near Central Avenue and St. Johns Avenue in downtown Highland...
By MICHAEL TARM, KATHLEEN FOODY and STEPHEN GROVES Associated Press

Police: Parade shooting suspect contemplated 2nd shooting

The suspect in the Highland Park parade shooting confessed to police that he fired on the crowd, a prosecutor said Wednesday.
1 month ago
This June 20, 2017, photo provided by Chris Wonderly shows Hovenweep Castle at Hovenweep National M...
Curt Gresseth

Supreme Court widens state power over tribes. What does it mean for Utah?

The director of the Utah Division of Indian Affairs discusses the recent US Supreme Court ruling and what it means for tribes in Utah.
2 months ago
In this courtroom sketch, Ghislaine Maxwell, right, is seated beside her attorney, Christian Everde...
TOM HAYS and LARRY NEUMEISTER Associated Press

Ghislaine Maxwell sentenced to 20 years in prison

The sentencing was the culmination of a prosecution that detailed how Epstein and Maxwell flaunted their associations to groom vulnerable girls.
2 months ago
The University of Utah, U of U, Health has opened a new rapid contraception clinic, to give people ...
Curt Gresseth

Utah women’s reproductive-health doctor weighs in on Roe v. Wade ruling

A Salt Lake City doctor who specializes in women's reproductive health care weighs in on the Supreme Court ruling overturning Roe v. Wade.
2 months ago
President Joe Biden speaks at the White House in Washington, Friday, June 24, 2022, after the Supre...
CHRIS MEGERIAN and ZEKE MILLER

Biden calls abortion ruling ‘a sad day’ for country

He said the court has done what it's never done before in taking away a constitutional right that is so fundamental to so many Americans.
2 months ago
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Curt Gresseth

After NY law is struck down, two Utah experts sound off on gun rights

Two advocates on either side of the gun-control vs. gun rights debate sound off on the Supreme Court's 6-3 ruling to expand the right to carry a firearm in public.
2 months ago
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JESSICA GRESKO Associated Press

Supreme Court expands gun rights, striking down New York limits

The justices' 6-3 decision is expected to allow more people to legally carry guns on the streets of the nation's largest cities.
2 months ago
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Maria Cartaya, CNN

A Florida judge is expected to make a decision in coming weeks on a lawsuit by Gabby Petito’s parents

Petito, whose disappearance last summer gripped the nation, was found dead in Wyoming after embarking on a cross-country trip with Laundrie, her fiance.
2 months ago

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