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KEARNS, Utah (AP) — Authorities say three people have been arrested in connection with a Kearns shooting that left one man dead and another seriously wounded. Unified Police say a 38-year-old man from Kearns and a 37-year-old woman and a 45-year-old man from Salt Lake City were taken into custody Saturday. Police say two of the suspects are facing aggravated murder, aggravated robbery and weapon charges. Police say 34-year-old John Herman Tonga was found dead outside a home in Kearns on Wednesday.

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Victory Schofield's parents want her to be accepted for who she is: an intersex child. Instead of changing Victory, they are intent on changing the world so it is more accepting of intersex people. Intersex is an umbrella term for a number of conditions where internal or external sex characteristics aren't exactly like typical male or female bodies.

FARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) — The trading posts, once a staple in the Four Corners region that connected Navajo weavers and artists to buyers, are facing challenges to their survival. The Farmington Daily Times reports trading posts are facing increased competition from online retailers and a large regional grocery store chain and working to navigate changing demands.

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — The Utah Supreme Court has revived a lawsuit filed by a man who spent 17 days in jail in Box Elder County without being brought before a judge. The Standard-Examiner reports that the Supreme Court's ruling Monday said the state District Court incorrectly applied a standard for determining when a county employee is liable for damages for violating constitutional protections.

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