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Ex-Disney Actor Charged With 6 Counts In Underage Sex Case
By Lindsay Whitehurst, AP
The former Disney Channel actor acknowledged to police that he had sent nude photos, and knew the person he was speaking with said he was 13 years old.
Utah Man Sentenced To Prison For Enabling Teen's Suicide
Tyerell Przybycien said he "wanted to see what it was like to watch somebody die," authorities said.
State Legislatures Drag Their Feet On Voter-Approved Ballot Initiatives
Conservative politicians are watering down and reversing some of the midterm election’s progressive victories.
Utah's Hate Crime Law Is 'Unenforceable.' A Brutal Attack In Salt Lake City Could Change That.
The recent beating of an 18-year-old Latino man and his father has drawn the debate over Utah's weak hate crime statute back into the spotlight.
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Utah Man Hammered Ice Pick Through Roommate's Penis: Police
The victim told police he was given a choice of being killed in the desert or having a nail driven into his penis.
Utah Man Allegedly Shouted 'I Hate Mexicans' Before Attacking Latino Father And Son
Alan Dale Covington, 50, allegedly used a metal bar to beat a tire shop owner's 18-year-old son unconscious.
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Utah Police Officer Babysits Kids So Mom Can File Domestic Violence Report
The West Jordan Police Department prides itself on stepping in where needed.
Ryan Zinke, Lover Of Public Lands, Can't Keep His Staff From Proposing Sell-Offs
As his agency looks to unload 200 acres in Utah, the interior secretary played host to land-transfer advocates.
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3 States Legalize Marijuana For Recreational Or Medical Use
The victories in Michigan, Missouri and Utah expand the significant gains in the movement to legalize marijuana.
Voters In 4 Red States Could Give Health Care To 400,000 On Election Day
Fed up with waiting for elected officials to act on Medicaid expansion, organizers in Idaho, Montana, Nebraska and Utah got the question on the ballot to let the people decide.
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Utah Lawmaker's Weird Encounter With A Marijuana Gummy Bear Goes Viral
"Marijuana virgin" Jim Dabakis said he wanted to try it before voting on it.
Utah Boy Destroys $1,000 Of Family's Cash In Shredder
The 2-year-old likes helping his mom shred bills — and apparently decided to help himself to some money.
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Mormon Church Backs Deal To Legalize Medical Marijuana In Utah
By Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is "thrilled" to be part of an effort to "alleviate human pain and suffering,” a leader said.
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Gay Utah GOP Leader Says LGBTQ People Are Driven To Suicide Because Of Too Much Sex
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Dave Robinson's remarks were condemned by LGBTQ advocates and locals on both sides of the political aisle.
Protester Confronts Zinke On Climate Change, He Snaps: 'You Haven't Served'
"I'd like to see your child have to fight for energy," the Interior secretary at the conservative Freedom Conference.
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Trans LoveLoud Concertgoers Say LGBTQ Festival Lacked Inclusive Bathrooms
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Organizers at the Imagine Dragons-headlining event say they have a “zero-tolerance policy” toward discrimination and will “continuously work” to improve it.
Woman Claims Mormon Church’s Cover-Up Culture Protected Her Sexual Predator Dad
Mormon leaders were told her father abused his children, Kristy Johnson said, but they didn’t call the police.
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Mitt Romney Cruises To Victory In Utah GOP Senate Primary
Romney is heavily favored to win against Democrat Jenny Wilson in November.
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Possible Autopilot Use Probed After Tesla Crashes At 60 MPH
It's not yet known if the autopilot was engaged. The car's driver suffered a broken ankle.
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Her Husband Closed A Gate On State Land. Now Utah Wants To Put Her In Jail For 21 Years.
“If it wasn't so scary, this would be a really silly case."
VA Hospital Apologizes After Photos Of Filthy Room Go Viral
Army veteran Christopher Wilson, who was there for treatment, said the staff didn’t even acknowledge the mess.
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Activists Score Big Victory For Medicaid Expansion In Utah
A campaign to cover 150,000 uninsured people has collected enough signatures to put the question before voters this November.
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Trump’s Cut To Utah Monument Is A 'Worst-Case Scenario’ For Historic Sites
The new Bears Ears National Monument boundary strips protections for approximately three-fourths of known archaeological treasures.
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Every Lawyer In Utah Just Received A Picture Of Boobs
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Orrin Hatch Rips Obamacare Supporters
Sen. Orrin Hatch had some choice words for his constituents who support the Affordable Care Act.
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Orrin Hatch Calls Obamacare Supporters 'The Stupidest, Dumbass People I've Ever Met'
“The comments were obviously made in jest," his spokesman said.
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