Records fall as heat wave grips Utah

Utah temperature records started to fall Thursday as a "heat dome" settles over the state.
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Driver arrested, accused of going 133 mph while fleeing police

Utah Highway Patrol troopers have caught up with a man accused of fleeing from them while driving between 133 mph and 140 mph.
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‘The worst thing’: FBI, Ogden mom seek help in locating teen who went missing in Mexico City

Alma Soreque and an FBI rep spoke to the media, seeking help in locating Soreque's daughter Elizabeth Gonzalez, who went missing on June 30 in Mexico City.
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Maloy declares victory, Jenkins can call for recount in congressional primary

Rep. Celeste Maloy holds a narrow 214-vote lead over challenger Colby Jenkins in the 2nd Congressional District Republican primary, though Jenkins moved within range to qualify for a recount as counties completed their canvasses Tuesday evening.
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Excessive heat warnings issued throughout Utah as ‘heat dome’ arrives

A "heat dome" that has generated record-breaking temperatures throughout the West over the past few days is now making its way to Utah, where it's expected to boost temperatures close to some of the hottest ever recorded in the state.
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Utah commission approves Enbridge plan to cut natural gas rate by nearly 30%

While Utah power bills could surge by 30% in the coming years, Utah's primary natural gas provider is scaling back its rates.
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‘It’s a miracle’: Cyclist lucky to keep arm following gruesome weekend crash in Provo

A cyclist is recovering in a Utah hospital after suffering a gruesome arm injury during a race in Provo on Saturday.
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Washington County clerk has discretion in not releasing list of ‘uncured’ ballots, judge rules

A judge has rejected a request from Colby Jenkins' campaign to compel the Washington County clerk to turn over the list of ballots.
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Provo woman becomes fastest mermaid in the world at Merlympics

A Provo woman became the fastest mermaid in the world in May when she competed at the Swiss Merlympics in Geneva, Switzerland.
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Woods Cross man dies after accidentally falling out his bedroom window, police say

A Woods Cross man died Wednesday after police say he accidentally fell through the screen of his bedroom window, landing about 23 feet below.
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Riverdale man sent to prison for stabbing man 17 times to ‘end the threat’

A Riverdale man who pleaded guilty to a stabbing that left a man with 17 knife wounds to the face and neck to 'end the threat' has been sentenced to prison.
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Colby Jenkins files lawsuit against Washington County as congressional primary remains tight

Colby Jenkins' congressional campaign asked the courts to quickly force Washington County to turn over lists of uncured ballots as the margin between him and Rep. Celeste Maloy remains razor thin.
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Utah’s plan to retain Sundance Film Festival would split it between 2 cities

It appears that Utah's bid to retain the Sundance Film Festival beyond 2026 will focus on splitting it between its current home in Park City and its first one in Salt Lake City.
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Here’s where to watch fireworks in Utah this Fourth of July week

Cities all across Utah have big plans to celebrate the 248th birthday of the United States of America. Here's where you can catch the fireworks show closest to you.
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Colorado parolee arrested in drug case after causing courthouse evacuation, police say

A Colorado man whose unattended luggage caused the Matheson Courthouse to be evacuated on Tuesday was later arrested for investigation of drug distribution.
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See the ‘world’s largest’ steam locomotive as Big Boy tour reaches Utah

 Big Boy No. 4014, a 1.1-million pound steam engine that once played a pivotal role in carrying freight across the Wasatch Mountains, is coming home as Union Pacific's "Westward Bound Tour" continues.
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Driver of semi that crashed into Tooele dealership criminally charged

Eight months after a semitruck hauling two trailers full of gravel hit more than two dozen vehicles and crashed into the Tooele Motor Company building, prosecutors have charged the driver.
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3rd man arrested in fatal Salt Lake shooting investigation

Salt Lake City police have arrested a third man in connection with a fatal shooting on May 26.
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Where you can and can’t launch fireworks in Utah this year

Utah's Fourth of July fireworks window runs from Tuesday through Friday.
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Charges filed against man accused of trying to hijack UTA bus

A Farmington man who police say huffed a can of air duster before trying to hijack a UTA bus and attempting to burn an officer, is now facing formal charges.
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Why Salt Lake City is weighing a decision that other ‘big four’ sports cities are facing

Smith Entertainment Group's arena vision calls for it to be remodeled so it can accommodate both the Utah Jazz and Utah Hockey Club.
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Who did the Utah Hockey Club take in the 2024 draft?

With the NHL draft included Utah for the first time, the Utah Hockey Club selected 11 players and made 3 trades.
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‘The witch is dead!’: Utah politicians celebrate Supreme Court decision weakening regulators

Prominent Utah Republicans celebrated Friday's U.S. Supreme Court ruling that weakens federal regulators as a win long sought by many conservatives.
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Roy man sent to prison for shooting a woman in the face during road rage incident

A man who shot a woman in the face while driving on I-15 in Roy was sentenced to nine years to life in prison.
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