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14-year-old boy placed in detention after early morning single-car rollover accident near Copperton
Three boys ages 14, 12 and 11 were involved in a single-vehicle rollover accident shortly before 4 a.m. Sunday at approximately 10200 S. 8400 West, according to Unified Police Department reports.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Palestinian issues: Displaced persons and refugees
'May 12, 1948: On November 29, 1947, the UN General Assembly voted to partition Palestine into two states, one Jewish and the other Arab.'
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Woman who drank toxic tea hopes restaurants reform
SALT LAKE CITY - A Utah woman who nearly died after unknowingly drinking iced tea mixed with chemicals spoke publicly for the first time on Friday, describing the incident that she hopes is a wake-up call for restaurants.
Woman Who Drank Toxic Tea Hopes Restaurants Reform
A Utah woman who nearly died after run unknowingly drinking iced tea mixed with chemicals spoke publicly for the first time Friday, saying she hopes the incident is a wake-up call for restaurants.
Woman Who Drank Lye-Laced Tea Sees Need for Change
The Utah woman who was poisoned after being served tea that was laced with lye said today that dangerous chemicals like lye should have tell-tale colors or markers so they can't be mistaken for food ingredients.
After death of student, district emphasizes bus safety
Educators and police are urging every child and every driver to be more cautious and not get lax with safety as the school year progresses.
Salt Lake Tribune
D.A. expects charges decision in poison tea case next week
Prosecutors expect to decide next week on what charges to file in connection with the poisoning of a woman's tea at a South Jordan barbecue restaurant.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Samoan Cultural Celebration of...
The Samoan Cultural Celebration of Utah is the largest Pacific Islander cultural event in the Intermountain region and with consistent annual attendance of approximately 10,000, the Celebration has been the largest gathering of Polynesians in the state of Utah since its inception in 1998.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
3 businesses damaged in morning fire
The fire broke out at 7:30 a.m. at 6714 S. 4570 West. Responding crews "found black thick smoke pumping out of the building," according to West Jordan Deputy Fire Chief Reed Scharman.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Herriman toddler in good condition following fall from second-story window
Police say the toddler fell from the window and onto a concrete driveway, then got up and walked into her home to her surprised and scared mother.
KZIM-AM Cape Girardeau
Poplar Bluff woman doing well
Daily American Republic The prognosis is good for a former Poplar Bluff woman who was critically injured earlier this month when she drank sweet tea laced with a highly toxic industrial cleaning solution at a Utah restaurant.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Trial date set for Orem man accused of killing wife
At a final pretrial conference Monday afternoon, attorneys agreed for jury selection to begin on Sept.
Real Clear Politics
Obama's Iraqi Mission Impossible
It was shortly after midnight on the Fourth of July when the specially modified Black Hawk helicopters fitted with radar-evading equipment swooped down over Ukayrishah, a small town next to the Euphrates River, close to the northern Syrian city of Raqqa.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Monterey County Herald
Woman who drank toxic tea released from hospital
A Utah woman who nearly died after unknowingly drinking iced tea mixed with chemicals has been released from a Salt Lake City hospital.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Salt Lake Tribune
Woman who drank poison tea released from hospital
Jan Harding, who swallowed tea mistakenly made with lye instead of sugar at a South Jordan barbecue restaurant, was released from the hospital on Saturday.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Worker Burned Mouth Before Diner Drank Toxic Tea: Lawyer
An employee at a Utah restaurant where a customer unknowingly drank tea tainted with lye burned herself a month earlier on the same substance, the customer's attorney said.
South Jordan's Landen Powell living his motocross dream
Landen Powell of South Jordan competes during the Monster Energy AMA Supercross at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City, Utah in 2010.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Salt Lake Tribune
South Jordan approves scaled-back Mulligans contract
The South Jordan City Council has approved a scaled-back $20,400 contract with a professional research group to conduct two focus groups and a citywide public-opinion survey on the future of the 67-acre Mulligans Golf and Games complex near the Jordan River.
Family of woman who drank toxic tea set to talk
As prosecutors mull whether charges are warranted against employees at a Utah restaurant where a woman nearly died after unknowingly drinking toxic tea, the woman's husband and son are set to talk publicly Thursday about her recovery.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Tariq Harb, a world-class Jordanian classical guitarist
It shows in the way he talks about it and even more so in the way he plays it, mesmerising the listener.