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Man Accused Of Plot To Shoot Up Salt Lake Mall

A 42-year-old Salt Lake City man faces a terrorism threat charge after police say he plotted a mass shooting at the City Creek Center mall.


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Beauty Pageant Winner Accused Of Making Homemade Bombs, Tossing Them From Car

A woman who recently was crowned Miss Riverton after wowing the judges on the piano is accused of exercising a more sinister talent — cooking up homemade bombs and throwing them from a car.


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Mom Accused Of Pouring Hot Sauce In Eyes Of 14-Year-Old Son

A mother and her friend jailed on suspicion of duct-taping a teenage boy, forcing him to inhale marijuana and pouring hot sauce in his eyes as punishment could face additional child-abuse charges in an ongoing investigation, police in a Salt Lake City suburb said Thursday.


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Facebook Post Saves Utah Mom, Son After Being Held Hostage

A Utah woman used Facebook to seek help after she and her 17-month-old son were held hostage at a residence for nearly five days, police said.