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By The Associated Press | Posted - Jun. 26, 2014 at 1:41 a.m.



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HEBER CITY, Utah (AP) — Officials say about nearly 1,000 people have gathered in in forests outside Salt Lake City for an annual counterculture gathering. The U.S. Forest Service says 920 attendees have arrived in the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest for the annual Rainbow Family gathering. The attendance is expected to swell to about 10,000 people in advance of their July 4 celebration.

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A judge has ordered a Ukrainian truck driver to serve two years' probation for screaming aboard a flight from Boston to Salt Lake City that a wing had caught fire. Forty-seven-year-old Anatoliy Baranovich, of Portland, Oregon, must also pay $57,000 to Delta Air Lines for damaging a plane door when he tried to yank it open.

DRAPER, Utah (AP) — A prison official says a lockdown remains in place in some Utah State Prison units in Draper after a gang brawl left four inmates injured, including two with stab wounds. Seven others involved in the fighting were taken to secure housing. No names were made public. Prison investigators will screen possible criminal charges with the Salt Lake County district attorney's office.

SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah (AP) — South Salt Lake police have identified a 40-year-old man who was found dead in a vehicle after a shooting that also wounded his 17-year-old passenger. Police say Francisco Colon of West Valley City died in the confrontation. The teenager is not being identified because of his age.

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