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Hacker threatens to release stolen copies of Netflix series

Michael Liedtke, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 8:09am

A hacker claims to have stolen the upcoming season of Netflix's hit series "Orange Is The New Black," and is demanding that the video streaming service pay an unspecified ransom to prevent all the new episodes from being prematurely released online.

Organ donors, recipients celebrate years of happiness after transplants

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 7:35am

A panel of organ donors, recipients and family members described the many vibrant years they have shared on both the giving and receiving ends of organ donation.

The Triple Team: 3 thoughts on Jazz 98-93 Game 6 loss to Clippers

Andy Larsen  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 1:18am

The Jazz's Game 6 loss came down to a disappointing response to additional physicality from the Clippers. That, plus thoughts on the bad games of some Jazz wing scorers, and a type of foul that needs to be eradicated.

Paul scores 29, Clippers beat Jazz 98-93 to force Game 7

Kareem Copeland, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 29th - 12:45am

Clippers coach Doc Rivers put it simply when he said Chris Paul willed his team to victory with the season on the line.

Operations targeting car burglaries making a dent outside Jazz games

Andrew Adams  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 10:50pm

On a night where the Utah Jazz were locked in a crucial Game 6 against the Los Angeles Clippers, the evening was far from ‘fun and games’ for Salt Lake City Police...

Orem home turned into realistic crime scene for UVU forensic science students

Ashley Moser  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 10:44pm

In an older part of Orem, near 1138 S and 400 West, sits a home with crime scene tape lining the front entrance. It is a place full of clues, evidence and a lot of cameras.

Marcus Williams selected No. 42 by Saints in 2nd round

Josh Furlong  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 10:36pm

Standout safety Marcus Williams was selected No. 42 overall Friday in the 2nd round of the NFL Draft.

Improvements at cemetery leave headstones in the road

Alex Cabrero  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 10:17pm

Residents in the small town of Cedar Fort are upset after learning some graves at the town’s cemetery may have been placed in a road.

N. Korean missile test fails hours after UN meeting on nukes

Foster Klug and Kim Tong-Hyung, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 9:52pm

A North Korean mid-range ballistic missile apparently failed shortly after launch Saturday, South Korea and the United States said, the third test-fire flop just this month but a clear message of defiance as a U.S. supercarrier conducts drills in nearby waters.

Man arrested in machete attack at Kentucky university coffee shop

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 9:47pm

A man armed with a machete asked about the political affiliations of people at a university coffee shop Friday morning before injuring two females in central Kentucky, a witness said.

Court filing: Utah enters permanent agreement not to defund Planned Parenthood

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 9:14pm

The state of Utah has entered a permanent agreement not to attempt to defund Planned Parenthood "on impermissible constitutional grounds," according to court documents filed Friday evening.

Is sushi healthy?

Lisa Drayer, CNN  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 8:29pm

Whether you eat sushi from a Japanese restaurant or from a local supermarket, there's no arguing that it's become a mainstream meal — and that's good news.

Police: Man threatened woman with knife, stole minivan

Sean Moody  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 7:53pm

Police in Salt Lake City are searching for a man accused of stealing a woman's minivan.

Utahns make 'Promise to Protect' kids from child sex abuse

Sandra Olney  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 7:37pm

If you have kids, it might be the most important 30 minutes you spend on your computer. More and more Utah families are making a "Promise to Protect" their kids from child sex abuse.

AG's office: No criminal conduct found in Davis County inmate's death

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 7:11pm

Despite her family's claims that her death is suspicious, the Utah Attorney General's Office announced Friday that the fatal injuries Heather Miller sustained while in custody of the Davis County Jail were "not the result of criminal conduct."

Authorities: Body found in Grand Canyon believed to be missing 14-year-old

Carter Williams  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 6:49pm

A body believed to be a 14-year-old Tennessee boy who went missing along with his step-grandmother, a retired emergency medical technician from Vernal, was found Friday, park officials said.

Congress settles for stopgap to avoid government shutdown

Erica Werner and Alan Fram, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 6:34pm

Congress took the easy way out to keep the government open on the eve of Donald Trump's 100th day in office, passing a weeklong stopgap spending bill Friday that amounted to more of a defeat for the president than a victory.

University of Utah researchers develop virtual reality games for medical uses

Mike Anderson  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 6:34pm

A group of graduate program students at the University of Utah are working closely with medical experts and patients to develop several therapy-centered video games.

Teen faces charges in crash that killed 2 Corner Canyon classmates

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 5:58pm

A 16-year-old Corner Canyon High School student is facing negligent homicide charges for a crash that killed two of her classmates last year.

First Lady dedicates 'healing' garden at children's hospital

Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 5:48pm

Off in the distance, young patients can see the Washington Monument from the hospital's new rooftop "healing" garden, dedicated Friday by first lady Melania Trump as a place children and their families can breathe fresh air, "relax and enjoy in peace."

Mother and son graduate from BYU on the same day

Mary Richards  |  Posted   Apr 28th - 5:09pm

BYU’s convocation ceremonies today included a special moment for one family — a mother and youngest son walked across the stage at the same time.

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