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9 min ago | Los Angeles Times
Susan Hunt, right, is consoled by her sister Cindy Moss as she speaks about her son, Darrien Hunt, at her home in Saratoga Springs, Utah. Susan Hunt, right, is consoled by her sister Cindy Moss as she speaks about her son, Darrien Hunt, at her home in Saratoga Springs, Utah.
4 hrs ago | Deseret News
5 hrs ago | Monterey County Herald
The family of a 22-year-old black man who was fatally shot by police in Utah is disputing investigators' statements that he was shot after he lunged at officers with a sword and race played no role in the shooting. Randall Edwards, an attorney for Darrien Hunt's family, said Saturday night that an independent autopsy requested by the family shows Hunt was shot "numerous times, all from the rear."
9 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com
DISNEY'S HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL TERRACE PLAZA PLAYHOUSE 8/8-9/20/2014 This page is for the full-length edition of Disney's HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL.Also available:Disney's HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL - ONE ACT EDITIONDisney's HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL JR. Disney Channel's smash hit movie musical comes to life on your stage! Troy, Gabriella, and the students of East High must deal with issues of first love, friends, and family while balancing their classes and extra curricular activities.
13 hrs ago | Deseret News
Rabbi David Levinsky teaches during a recent visit to the Temple Har Shalom in Park City. His duties will begin July 2015.
More than 2,000 people gathered Saturday morning at Sugar House Park to break the silence on suicide. The Out of the Darkness Walk , sponsored by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention , offered families and suicide survivors help, hope and healing.
Utah AmeriCorps members pledge to "get things done for America" at the state Capitol in Salt Lake City, Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, as part of a nationwide ceremony to mark AmeriCorps' 20th anniversary.
Andreas Vesalius' book "De Humani Corporis Fabrica" , first published in 1543, is part of a buildingwide exhibition at the J. Willard Marriott Library at the University of Utah. Andreas Vesalius' book "De Humani Corporis Fabrica" , first published in 1543, is part of a buildingwide exhibition at the J. Willard Marriott Library at the University of Utah.
Mercy Smith, 10, of Rock Canyon Elementary, took first place among fourth-graders in the Utah League of Cities and Towns Essay Contest. She read her essay in front of elected officials Friday, Sept.
A man who authorities say was convicted in the 1998 shooting death of his teenage girlfriend in Utah and should've still been in jail has been arrested on suspicion of killing a woman inside a southern Indiana home. Jeffersonville police found the body of 46-year-old Tammy Jo Blanton on Thursday after a friend called worried about her welfare.
Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard speaks at the 2011 International Women of Courage Awards ceremony at the State Department in Washington, Tuesday, March 8, 2011. Gillard will be the keynote speaker at the annual World Leaders Lecture Forum sponsored by the University of Utah's Tanner Humanities Center.
Thursday members of the FBI Safe Streets Task Force executed a warrant on a convenience store located 319 W. 600 South and seized 30 pounds of Spice, a synthetic drug with marijuana-like properties. The task force, which includes detectives from multiple agencies also arrested Nihro Sulaiman for possession and intent to distribute.
In this Dec. 2, 2010 file photo, a student at Fairmeadow Elementary School pays for lunch in Palo Alto, Calif. Lunch workers did not follow policy when taking away lunches from students at a local elementary school in late January, according to findings from an independent review of the policies, personnel, communication and procedures released today.
A Utah elementary school teacher who was carrying a concealed firearm at school was struck by fragments from a bullet and a porcelain toilet when her gun accidentally fired in a faculty bathroom on Thursday, officials said. The sixth-grade teacher at Westbrook Elementary School, in the Salt Lake City suburb of Taylorsville, was injured when the bullet struck a toilet and caused it to explode, Granite School District spokesman Ben Horsley said.
The city has nearly 78 property crimes per 1,000 residents, according to Neighborhood Scout. This is nearly three times the median U.S. rate of 28.6 per 1,000 residents.This means Salt Lake City residents have a one in 13 chance of being victimized by property crimes such as burglary, larceny and vehicle theft.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 07:45 pm
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