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By The Associated Press | Posted - Aug. 28, 2015 at 4:01 p.m.



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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Authorities say a man who died after exchanging gunfire with a Utah highway trooper early today is a 21-year-old from Layton. The Utah Highway Patrol says Drew Moyer appears to have died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Moyer fled in his car after shooting Sgt. Paul Kotter three times. Kotter was wearing a bullet proof vest and is expected to recover.

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — One worker was killed and two others were critically injured when their aluminum ladder fell from a roof of a gymnastics studio in Draper and onto a power line. Unified Fire Authority spokesman David Ulibarri says it appears that the workers were moving equipment up the ladder when it toppled.

NEW YORK (AP) — A Transportation Security Administration officer has been arrested after police say he molested a female passenger from Salt Lake City after luring her into a bathroom at LaGuardia Airport in New York City. Port Authority police say 40-year-old Maxie Oquendo was arrested last night in connection with the incident on Tuesday.

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Federal prosecutors have charged an Israeli man they say tried to hack into the servers at Overstock.com, causing an estimated $450,000 in damages. Charging documents unsealed this week show the man is accused of repeatedly launching cyber-attacks on the Utah-based online retailer's servers between September 2014 and February 2015.

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