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Murray businesswoman sent to prison for exploiting elderly and vulnerable clients

Murray businesswoman sent to prison for exploiting elderly and vulnerable clients

Collin Leonard, KSL.com  |  Posted July 19 - 9:02 a.m.  |  Save Story

Seventy-six clients trusted their Social Security and other incomes to Janine McCauley for management but found themselves in debt after she "comingled assets" to use for herself, charges say.
Wall Street Journal reporter convicted of espionage in Russia, sentenced to 16 years in prison

Wall Street Journal reporter convicted of espionage in Russia, sentenced to 16 years in prison

Kirill Zarubin, Associated Press  |  Posted July 19 - 8:30 a.m.  |  Save Story

Wall Street Journal reporter Evan Gershkovich has been convicted of espionage charges that his employer and the U.S. vehemently reject. He was sentenced to 16 years in prison after a secretive and rapid trial.
Police seeking tips in series of overnight fires in rural Box Elder County

Police seeking tips in series of overnight fires in rural Box Elder County

Emma Everett Johnson, KSL.com  |  Posted July 19 - 8:03 a.m.  |  Save Story

Recent fires on Rocky Dugway Road in Mantua, Box Elder County, have puzzled the community and damaged at least three properties.
Idaho family provides update after serious Fourth of July weekend crash

Idaho family provides update after serious Fourth of July weekend crash

Brittni Johnson, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted July 19 - 7:17 a.m.  |  Save Story

An Idaho family is home recovering after being in a car crash over the Fourth of July weekend.
West Jordan police holding 'resource fair' for Latinos on driver's licenses, privilege cards

West Jordan police holding 'resource fair' for Latinos on driver's licenses, privilege cards

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 19 - 6:45 a.m.  |  Save Story

West Jordan police are hosting a "resource fair" geared to the Latino community in part to provide information about getting driver's licenses and driving privilege cards.
Special function sheriff's officer arrested, accused of sexual battery after pulling woman over

Special function sheriff's officer arrested, accused of sexual battery after pulling woman over

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Updated July 18 - 8:37 p.m.  |  Save Story

A Lehi man employed by the Salt Lake County Sheriff's Office has been arrested and accused of sexual battery after allegedly pulling over a woman illegally and searching her.
Man sentenced to at least 50 years in prison for shooting outside Draper party that killed 2

Man sentenced to at least 50 years in prison for shooting outside Draper party that killed 2

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Posted July 18 - 8:29 p.m.  |  Save Story

A man was sentenced to between 50 years and life in prison on Thursday for firing shots outside an Airbnb party in Draper, killing two young fathers.
Salt Lake woman charged with setting husband on fire

Salt Lake woman charged with setting husband on fire

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 18 - 8:05 p.m.  |  Save Story

A woman accused of lighting her husband on fire and then not letting him get help until he promised not to tell police is facing criminal charges.
Rally shooter had photos of Trump, Biden and other US officials on his phone, AP sources say

Rally shooter had photos of Trump, Biden and other US officials on his phone, AP sources say

Alanna Durkin Richer and Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Updated July 18 - 4:46 p.m.  |  Save Story

The 20-year-old Pennsylvania man who tried to assassinate Donald Trump had photos on his phone of the former Republican president, President Joe Biden and other officials, including Attorney General Merrick Garland and FBI Director Chris Wray.
3 family members arrested, accused of causing death of emaciated 12-year-old boy

3 family members arrested, accused of causing death of emaciated 12-year-old boy

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Updated July 18 - 12:34 p.m.  |  Save Story

The father, stepmother and brother of an emaciated 12-year-old West Haven boy who died earlier this month have all been arrested for investigation of child abuse homicide.
1 dead after race leads to car crashing into tree in Park City

1 dead after race leads to car crashing into tree in Park City

Josh Ellis, KSL-TV and Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Updated July 18 - 11:33 a.m.  |  Save Story

One person was killed after their car crashed into a tree and burst into flames early Thursday. Troopers say the driver may have been racing another vehicle at the time.
18-year-old arrested in connection with weapons, drug violations following Kanarraville shooting

18-year-old arrested in connection with weapons, drug violations following Kanarraville shooting

Jeff Richards, St. George News  |  Updated July 18 - 11:07 a.m.  |  Save Story

An 18-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a shooting that left another man dead in Kanarraville on Wednesday evening.
Multiple failures, multiple investigations: Unraveling the attempted assassination of Donald Trump

Multiple failures, multiple investigations: Unraveling the attempted assassination of Donald Trump

Colleen Long, Mike Balsamo, Mary Clare Jalonick and Michael R. Sisak, Associated Press  |  Posted July 17 - 10:02 p.m.  |  Save Story

Multiple investigations have been launched into the attempted assassination of Donald Trump. They include probes into the crime itself and how law enforcement allowed it to happen at all.
Man killed in Richfield rollover, woman in critical condition

Man killed in Richfield rollover, woman in critical condition

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 17 - 9:57 p.m.  |  Save Story

One person was killed in a crash west of Richfield Wednesday night.
Motorcyclist injured in crash outside of Arches National Park

Motorcyclist injured in crash outside of Arches National Park

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Updated July 17 - 9:45 p.m.  |  Save Story

A motorcyclist was injured Wednesday afternoon when he crashed into a truck while pulling out of Arches National Park.
Woman going to prison for drunk driving crash that killed her 7-year-old

Woman going to prison for drunk driving crash that killed her 7-year-old

Kaitlyn Hart, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted July 17 - 9:40 p.m.  |  Save Story

A 30-year-old woman was given prison time after she pleaded guilty to causing a crash that killed her 7-year-old child.
Orem man arrested, accused of entering random Draper home, getting in bed with woman

Orem man arrested, accused of entering random Draper home, getting in bed with woman

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 17 - 8:59 p.m.  |  Save Story

An Orem man once convicted of kidnapping his girlfriend while making food deliveries is now accused of entering a random Draper home and getting in bed with a sleeping woman.
'I think my dad killed my mom,' man says in 911 call of American Fork murder-suicide

'I think my dad killed my mom,' man says in 911 call of American Fork murder-suicide

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 17 - 7:34 p.m.  |  Save Story

An American Fork couple found dead in their home of a murder-suicide last month apparently had "drama" in the days leading up to the tragic event, according to a 911 call.
Helmet use declines amid rising number of bike vs. vehicle collisions in Utah

Helmet use declines amid rising number of bike vs. vehicle collisions in Utah

Emma Everett Johnson, KSL.com  |  Posted July 17 - 7:03 p.m.  |  Save Story

The relationship between cyclists and motorists can be fraught with tension and misunderstanding. Biking advocates say it's important for both parties to acknowledge responsibility in keeping roads safe.
Attorney says it is 'highly likely' Utah will obtain pentobarbital before August execution

Attorney says it is 'highly likely' Utah will obtain pentobarbital before August execution

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Posted July 17 - 5:29 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah prosecutors said Wednesday they will obtain pentobarbital ahead of the execution of Taberone Dave Honie on Aug. 8.
Uintah County motorcyclist on cross-country trip killed in crash minutes before reaching home

Uintah County motorcyclist on cross-country trip killed in crash minutes before reaching home

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 17 - 4:12 p.m.  |  Save Story

A Uintah County man who was riding his motorcycle across the country was killed in a crash Sunday, just minutes away from home.
Mother, son die in Pleasant Grove house fire

Mother, son die in Pleasant Grove house fire

Josh Ellis, KSL-TV  |  Updated July 17 - 3:05 p.m.  |  Save Story

Two people, a mother and her son, were killed in a house fire in Pleasant Grove early Wednesday.
2nd man charged in gambling machine investigation

2nd man charged in gambling machine investigation

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Updated July 17 - 2:19 p.m.  |  Save Story

The owner and manager of a Salt Lake business are under investigation and accused of providing gambling machines to customers in 2022.
3 Unified police officers found justified in killing man during Kearns shootout

3 Unified police officers found justified in killing man during Kearns shootout

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Updated July 17 - 12:50 p.m.  |  Save Story

Three Unified police officers were found to be legally justified in killing a man who shot at them while they were investigating a domestic violence incident in August.
3 rescued from Zero Gravity slot canyon

3 rescued from Zero Gravity slot canyon

Carlysle Price, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 17 - 10:09 a.m.  |  Save Story

A man was rescued after he was "wedged between canyon walls," Monday night, according to Emery County Sheriff Tyson Huntington.
Young parents killed in tragic collision in Sanpete County

Young parents killed in tragic collision in Sanpete County

Kiersten Nunez, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 17 - 8:02 a.m.  |  Save Story

A young couple was killed in a collision while turning into their driveway Monday, leaving their 3-year-old without parents.
Santaquin man sentenced to 2 years of probation in sex with teen case

Santaquin man sentenced to 2 years of probation in sex with teen case

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Posted July 17 - 7:39 a.m.  |  Save Story

A Santaquin man has been sentenced to two years of probation after pleaded guilty to attempted sexual solicitation of a child involving a runaway teen working as his nanny.
Homeland Security investigates Secret Service handling of security at Trump rally

Homeland Security investigates Secret Service handling of security at Trump rally

Rebecca Santana, Associated Press  |  Posted July 17 - 7:15 a.m.  |  Save Story

The Department of Homeland Security's inspector general says its investigating the U.S. Secret Service's handling of security for former President Donald Trump on the day a gunman tried to assassinate him at a Pennsylvania rally.
Utah is seeing an increase in political threats, Department of Public Safety head says

Utah is seeing an increase in political threats, Department of Public Safety head says

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted July 16 - 9:06 p.m.  |  Save Story

Investigators have seen an increase in political threats against elected officials in Utah, the head of the state's Department of Public Safety said.
Sen. Bob Menendez guilty of taking bribes in cash and gold and acting as Egypt's foreign agent

Sen. Bob Menendez guilty of taking bribes in cash and gold and acting as Egypt's foreign agent

Larry Neumeister and Philip Marcelo, Associated Press  |  Updated July 16 - 8:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

Sen. Bob Menendez has been convicted of all charges at his corruption trial, including accepting bribes of gold and cash from three New Jersey businessmen and acting as a foreign agent for the Egyptian government.
Former college running back pleads guilty to killing 2nd man 1 day after killing another

Former college running back pleads guilty to killing 2nd man 1 day after killing another

Collin Leonard, KSL.com  |  Posted July 16 - 8:03 p.m.  |  Save Story

Christian Taele pleaded guilty Tuesday to murdering Tyler Belinti, 23, in Ogden a day after murdering Ryan Hooly in Spanish Fork in June 2022. He claimed he was directed by a higher power.
2 killed in 3-vehicle collision in Sanpete County

2 killed in 3-vehicle collision in Sanpete County

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted July 16 - 6:03 p.m.  |  Save Story

Two people were killed and three suffered moderate injuries in a three-vehicle collision near Chester, Sanpete County.
Corvette stolen in 'coordinated' theft operation at airport, police say

Corvette stolen in 'coordinated' theft operation at airport, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 16 - 4:05 p.m.  |  Save Story

Three men who police say stole a car from the economy lot at the Salt Lake City International Airport have been arrested, but a fourth man and a Corvette remained missing Tuesday.
Deputies identify 2 killed after being struck by separate cars on I-215 in Murray

Deputies identify 2 killed after being struck by separate cars on I-215 in Murray

Collin Leonard, KSL.com  |  Updated July 16 - 3:44 p.m.  |  Save Story

Early Saturday morning, two people were killed after they parked their car on the shoulder of I-215 and got out of their car, according the Utah Highway Patrol
Trump gunman fired shot from roof that wasn't secured by any agency

Trump gunman fired shot from roof that wasn't secured by any agency

Reuters  |  Posted July 16 - 12:55 p.m.  |  Save Story

The gunman who tried to assassinate Donald Trump fired from a rooftop that the Secret Service had declared to be outside its security perimeter — a fatal omission that the agency should not have made, according to two of its former officials.
Criminal charges dismissed against 2 Millard County sheriff's deputies

Criminal charges dismissed against 2 Millard County sheriff's deputies

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 16 - 12:27 p.m.  |  Save Story

The criminal cases against two Millard County sheriff's deputies accused of obstruction and official misconduct have now been dismissed.
Negligent use of fireworks to blame for Layton fire that destroyed a home and vehicles

Negligent use of fireworks to blame for Layton fire that destroyed a home and vehicles

Shara Park, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 16 - 12:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

Investigators say negligence with fireworks resulted in a devastating fire in Layton that destroyed a family's home, cars, and primary source of income.
Man sentenced to prison for causing death of toymaker while under the influence of alcohol

Man sentenced to prison for causing death of toymaker while under the influence of alcohol

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Posted July 16 - 10:04 a.m.  |  Save Story

A West Jordan man was sentenced to prison after being found guilty of negligently operating a vehicle resulting in a man's death. The victim was delivering toys to area hospitals.
Utah man sentenced in smartphone scheme that defrauded investors out of $10M

Utah man sentenced in smartphone scheme that defrauded investors out of $10M

Mark Jones, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 16 - 9:42 a.m.  |  Save Story

A 60-year-old Utah man was sentenced in federal court on Monday to 29 months in jail after he admitted to defrauding hundreds of investors out of $10 million in his smartphone company — SAYGUS.
Man accused of touching 2 girls in Salt Lake stores now faces new charges

Man accused of touching 2 girls in Salt Lake stores now faces new charges

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 16 - 8:07 a.m.  |  Save Story

A Utah man charged with sexually abusing two girls in Salt Lake stores is facing additional charges accusing him of possession child sex abuse material on his phone.
2 injured in rollover crash on I-15 in Box Elder County

2 injured in rollover crash on I-15 in Box Elder County

Josh Ellis, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 16 - 7:38 a.m.  |  Save Story

Two people were seriously hurt after an SUV rolled off Interstate 15 in northern Utah early Tuesday morning.
Judge dismisses Trump classified documents case over concerns with prosecutor's appointment

Judge dismisses Trump classified documents case over concerns with prosecutor's appointment

Eric Tucker, Associated Press  |  Updated July 15 - 10:43 p.m.  |  Save Story

A federal judge in Florida has dismissed the classified documents case against former President Donald Trump, siding with defense lawyers who said the special counsel who filed the charges was illegally appointed by the Justice Department.
17-year-old Judge Memorial High student shot, killed in West Valley parking lot

17-year-old Judge Memorial High student shot, killed in West Valley parking lot

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Updated July 15 - 10:26 p.m.  |  Save Story

A 17-year-old Kearns boy, who attended Judge Memorial High School and was a member of the basketball team, was shot while sitting in the back seat of a car in a West Valley parking lot, police said.
Historic vehicle taken from Utah national forest last seen in Kane County, rangers say

Historic vehicle taken from Utah national forest last seen in Kane County, rangers say

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted July 15 - 9:29 p.m.  |  Save Story

A historic military vehicle that had been illegally removed from a national forest last month was last seen in Kane County.
Signs of trouble at Trump rally were evident in minutes before gunman opened fire

Signs of trouble at Trump rally were evident in minutes before gunman opened fire

Mark Scolforo, Eric Tucker and Michael Kunzelman, Associated Press  |  Posted July 15 - 8:08 p.m.  |  Save Story

In the minutes before shots rang out at Donald Trump's rally in Pennsylvania, police had a report of a suspicious man pacing near the magnetometers.
3 killed in head-on collision near Moab Sunday

3 killed in head-on collision near Moab Sunday

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 15 - 8:04 p.m.  |  Save Story

Three people were killed in a head-on collision Sunday afternoon outside of Moab.
4-year-old discovered gun, accidentally shot sibling, police say

4-year-old discovered gun, accidentally shot sibling, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 15 - 7:05 p.m.  |  Save Story

Tooele County sheriff's deputies are investigating a shooting involving a 4-year-old who found a loaded gun and accidentally shot a sibling in the foot.
'You blew my hand off': Wanted man may have been accidentally shot by Salt Lake police

'You blew my hand off': Wanted man may have been accidentally shot by Salt Lake police

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 15 - 5:27 p.m.  |  Save Story

Body camera videos of a shooting involving a Salt Lake police officer were released Monday that appear to show an officer accidentally firing his gun, striking a wanted man in the hand.
Springville police arrest Rexburg man after late night carjacking attempt

Springville police arrest Rexburg man after late night carjacking attempt

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 15 - 3:06 p.m.  |  Save Story

An Idaho man was arrested in Springville late Sunday after police say he tried to take another man's car at gunpoint.
'It's very meaningful to us': Utah church offers $1K reward in search for stolen relic

'It's very meaningful to us': Utah church offers $1K reward in search for stolen relic

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted July 15 - 1:05 p.m.  |  Save Story

A cherished relic that had been housed at the Cathedral of the Madeleine for more than a century has been stolen and church officials are hoping the public can help them find it.
How Lee, Owens feel about dismissal of Trump's classified documents case

How Lee, Owens feel about dismissal of Trump's classified documents case

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted July 15 - 12:42 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah Sen. Mike Lee and Rep. Burgess Owens celebrated the dismissal of the prosecution of Trump in the classified documents case.
Seizure of 25,000 fentanyl pills prompts federal charges

Seizure of 25,000 fentanyl pills prompts federal charges

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 15 - 12:07 p.m.  |  Save Story

A man who police say was selling tens of thousands of fentanyl pills in Utah is now facing federal charges.
Deputies identify 2 people found dead in Canyonlands after they got lost hiking the Syncline Trail

Deputies identify 2 people found dead in Canyonlands after they got lost hiking the Syncline Trail

Collin Leonard, KSL.com  |  Updated July 15 - 11:20 a.m.  |  Save Story

A 23-year-old woman and her 52-year-old father were found dead after they got lost had been hiking on the Syncline Trail in Canyonlands.
Spanish Fork man charged with having illegal relationship with teen girl

Spanish Fork man charged with having illegal relationship with teen girl

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 15 - 11:14 a.m.  |  Save Story

A Spanish Fork man was charged Monday with having a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old girl when he was 31.
US Secret Service says it will participate fully in Trump shooting probes

US Secret Service says it will participate fully in Trump shooting probes

Susan Heavey, Reuters  |  Updated July 15 - 10:33 a.m.  |  Save Story

The U.S. Secret Service said on Monday it would participate fully in probes announced by President Joe Biden and members of Congress, after its agents failed to prevent a gunman from shooting and injuring former President Donald Trump over the weekend.
Woman dies at Snow Canyon State Park, 2 others treated for heat exhaustion

Woman dies at Snow Canyon State Park, 2 others treated for heat exhaustion

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted July 15 - 10:08 a.m.  |  Save Story

A woman was found dead and two others were treated for heat exhaustion at a busy state park in southwest Utah over the weekend.
St. George man to serve multiple prison terms after 3 violent cases within 2 years

St. George man to serve multiple prison terms after 3 violent cases within 2 years

Cody Blowers, St. George News  |  Posted July 15 - 7:30 a.m.  |  Save Story

Following a multi-agency search that went on for three weeks and ultimately led to the arrest of an escapee in June, the suspect who jumped from a van during transport appeared for sentencing Tuesday.
Motive of man who tried to assassinate Donald Trump remains elusive

Motive of man who tried to assassinate Donald Trump remains elusive

Michael Biesecker, Alanna Durkin Richer and Jim Mustian, Associated Press  |  Updated July 14 - 8:54 p.m.  |  Save Story

Investigators are hunting for any clues about what may have drove Thomas Matthew Crooks to try to assassinate former President Donald Trump.
In prime-time address, Biden asks Americans to reject political violence

In prime-time address, Biden asks Americans to reject political violence

Will Weissert and Zeke Miller, Associated Press  |  Posted July 14 - 8:43 p.m.  |  Save Story

President Joe Biden is urging Americans to reject political violence and recommit themselves to resolving their differences peacefully.