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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Sheriff's officials in Utah have released the name of the snowmobiler who died after he was buried by an avalanche. Summit County Sheriff Dave Edmunds tells the Salt Lake Tribune that 39-year-old Ryan Noorda of Honeyville was snowmobiling near Whitney Reservoir in the Uintah-Cache National Forest east of Salt Lake City about 6 p.m. Friday when he was buried.

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A federal judge has ruled that a Ute tribal member was not murdered by a Vernal police officer after a 2007 chase. U.S. District Judge Tena Campbell of Salt Lake City says Todd Murray died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Campbell found Murray's family members offered "speculation rather than evidence" to support their claim that detective Vance Norton killed him.

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Salt Lake City Police Chief Chris Burbank says a deputy chief has been on paid administrative leave since November for allegedly violating the city's harassment policy. Burbank says the matter concerning Deputy Chief Rick Findlay has not been concluded. Under city policy, harassment based on a person's sex, race, age, religion, disability, ancestry or national origin is forbidden.

OREM, Utah (AP) — A clothing store that featured risque T-shirts in its display windows won't face charges from a Utah city. The decision by officials in Orem came three weeks after resident Judy Cox saw some of the shirts in the window of a PacSun store at University Mall and bought every one in stock so the clothing she found offensive would be removed from display.

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