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Man seriously injured in Midvale shooting

09/01/2014 7:02am
A shooting in Midvale left one man in the hospital and police searching for the gunman.

Man pleads guilty to embezzling $700K from employer

09/01/2014 9:33am
A 39-year-old man has pleaded guilty to second-degree felony theft charges for embezzling nearly $700,000 from his employer.

Cleanup underway after flood at St. George library

09/01/2014 10:27am
Clean-up efforts are underway at the St. George Public Library after heavy rains swamped the basement.

Bear tries to break into trailer, family inside says

09/01/2014 10:55am
A Heber City family got a big surprise while camping in the Book Cliffs area when they came almost face-to-face with a bear.

Guilty plea entered in federal firearms case

09/01/2014 11:21am
A Duchesne County man has pleaded guilty to a federal firearms charge that was filed after a police raid on his home that turned up nearly two dozen guns.

Utah County team rescues 2 Labor Day hikers

09/01/2014 12:17pm
Authorities have rescued two Labor Day hikers in need of medical attention in separate incidents on Utah County's Mount Timpanogos.

Prosecutors want death penalty for man accused of killing cellmate

09/01/2014 12:49pm
Prosecutors have filed notice that they intend to seek the death penalty against Steven Crutcher, 33, who is accused of killing his cellmate in prison.

Trial to begin for man accused of killing cousin

09/01/2014 5:38pm
A four-day jury trial is scheduled to begin Tuesday for a Guatemalan national accused of beating his cousin to death inside the Uintah County mobile home they were sharing in January 2013.

Dinosaur discovered 155 years ago to be excavated

09/01/2014 6:23pm
Paleontologists are excavating the first dinosaur ever discovered in Utah, 155 years after a geologist discovered the skeleton of the mammoth plant-eater during an Army engineering survey of the West.

Clearfield woman riding motorcycle dies in crash

09/01/2014 6:50pm
A 28-year-old Clearfield woman died Monday while riding a motorcycle near Snowbasin when she lost control of the machine.

Burglar breaks into school, flees without shoes, police say

09/01/2014 6:55pm
Police chased a man who they believe broke into an elementary school in Taylorsville and stole items.

Fighting in Iraq hits close to home for Utah Kurd

09/01/2014 8:11pm
Kamal Bewar fled to the United States from Iraq when Saddam Hussein was terrorizing the Kurdish people two decades ago. On Mondays, he gets daily updates on the brutal fighting in Iraqi Kurdistan from his brother.

Memorial held to remember fallen officer Derek Johnson

09/01/2014 10:17pm
A crowd that spilled over onto the grass at Draper Historic Park gathered Monday evening to remember Draper Police Sgt. Derek Johnson, who was shot and killed a year ago in the line of duty.

Thousands flocking to Comic Con

09/01/2014 10:19pm
Thousands are flocking to this year's Comic Con. The three-day event that brings fans of science-fiction, anime and fantasy together doesn't begin for a few days, but lines for tickets are already out the door.

Man missing after boat overturns on Flaming Gorge Reservoir

09/01/2014 10:22pm
Utah State Park rangers and deputies from the Daggett County Sheriff's Office are searching for a 70-year-old man after the boat he was on capsized.

Crews search for missing man near Rockport Reservoir

09/01/2014 10:40pm
Search and rescue crews are looking for a 20-year-old man in the area east of Rockport Reservoir Monday.

'Swatting' prank caller victimizes Bluffdale homeowner

09/01/2014 11:59pm
A Bluffdale couple had a national "trend" arrive on their doorstep Sunday night, in the form of several police officers. An anonymous caller reported a bogus murder and hostage situation at their home, prompting a police response.