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#Utah

# utah - Wednesday 22 September, 2021

FBI confirm Gabby Petito was killed in homicide as search for boyfriend continues
# Wyoming
# Wyoming

FBI confirm Gabby Petito was killed in homicide as search for boyfriend continues

Sep 22nd 2021, 8:27 AM 41,156 Views 19 Comments

The 22-year-old’s body was discovered on Sunday.

# utah - Friday 4 December, 2020

Monolith emerges in California after Utah and Romania works disappear
# Mystery
# Mystery

Monolith emerges in California after Utah and Romania works disappear

Dec 4th 2020, 9:49 AM 45,391 Views 48 Comments

The origins of the monoliths are still unknown.

# utah - Sunday 29 November, 2020

Mysterious metal monolith discovered in US desert disappears
# Utah
# Utah

Mysterious metal monolith discovered in US desert disappears

Nov 29th 2020, 9:45 AM 59,910 Views 32 Comments

The object of unknown origin appeared in Utah earlier this month.

# utah - Wednesday 25 November, 2020

'Are they bouncing satellites off it?': Metal monolith discovered in Utah sparks mystery
# Utah
# Utah

'Are they bouncing satellites off it?': Metal monolith discovered in Utah sparks mystery

Nov 25th 2020, 5:15 PM 41,517 Views 29 Comments

The object was discovered by local officials who were counting sheep from a helicopter.

# utah - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

'We can disagree without hating each other': Opponents in Utah release joint campaign video promoting civility
# US Election
# US Election

'We can disagree without hating each other': Opponents in Utah release joint campaign video promoting civility

Oct 21st 2020, 4:12 PM 21,409 Views 25 Comments

They hope to be “an example” to the rest of America ahead of the general election.

# utah - Saturday 12 January, 2019

US teen crashes car while driving blindfolded as part of 'Bird Box' challenge
# Utah
# Utah

US teen crashes car while driving blindfolded as part of 'Bird Box' challenge

Jan 12th 2019, 3:34 PM 45,485 Views 81 Comments

A Netflix film has led to a viral challenge in which people attempt complete tasks while blindfolded.

# utah - Wednesday 7 November, 2018

Mitt Romney, who Trump branded a 'stone cold loser', wins Senate seat
# Comeback
# Comeback

Mitt Romney, who Trump branded a 'stone cold loser', wins Senate seat

Nov 7th 2018, 7:35 AM 20,975 Views 15 Comments

The former presidential nominee lost out to Barack Obama in 2012.

# utah - Sunday 27 May, 2018

Tesla car, in autopilot mode, speeds up before crashing into parked fire engine
# Utah
# Utah

Tesla car, in autopilot mode, speeds up before crashing into parked fire engine

May 27th 2018, 12:26 PM 112,509 Views 71 Comments

Two people were injured, including the owner of the car who has been charged with traffic offences.

# utah - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Elk dies after leaping at low flying helicopter
# Utah
# Utah

Elk dies after leaping at low flying helicopter

Feb 14th 2018, 7:45 AM 81,562 Views 33 Comments

The two people on board weren’t seriously hurt.

# utah - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

Nurse arrested after refusing to draw blood from unconscious patient settles case for $500,000
# Utah
# Utah

Nurse arrested after refusing to draw blood from unconscious patient settles case for $500,000

Nov 1st 2017, 9:50 AM 38,155 Views 33 Comments

Wubbels plans to use part of the money to fund legal help for others trying to get similar body-camera video.

# utah - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

Utah police officer fired after being caught on camera handcuffing and dragging nurse
# Alex Wubbels
# Alex Wubbels

Utah police officer fired after being caught on camera handcuffing and dragging nurse

Oct 11th 2017, 10:50 PM 46,078 Views 29 Comments

A video went viral in August of Detective Jeff Payne handcuffing a nurse who refused to draw a patient’s blood.

# utah - Friday 1 September, 2017

'Please sir, you're hurting me': Video shows nurse being arrested for refusing to take blood sample
# Utah
# Utah

'Please sir, you're hurting me': Video shows nurse being arrested for refusing to take blood sample

Sep 1st 2017, 4:17 PM 102,099 Views 139 Comments

Police ordered Alex Wubbels to take a blood sample from an unconscious patient, but she said that was against hospital policy.

# utah - Saturday 15 April, 2017

'Great men sometimes do bad things': Shock as US judge sentences rapist bishop
# Rape
# Rape

'Great men sometimes do bad things': Shock as US judge sentences rapist bishop

Apr 15th 2017, 2:57 PM 47,310 Views 53 Comments

Keith Vallejo was sentenced to ‘up to life’ in prison this week.

# utah - Thursday 23 February, 2017

Teenagers shoot 14-year-old girl in the head and leave her in a ditch for iPod and $55
# Utah
# Utah

Teenagers shoot 14-year-old girl in the head and leave her in a ditch for iPod and $55

Feb 23rd 2017, 10:00 AM 38,283 Views 0 Comments

The 16-year-old suspects do not have any serious criminal history.

# utah - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Police in US warn people against accidentally eating cannabis-infused sweets
# Pot Tarts
# Pot Tarts

Police in US warn people against accidentally eating cannabis-infused sweets

Oct 18th 2016, 1:52 PM 12,107 Views 21 Comments

‘Which gummy bears are infused with marijuana?’

# utah - Friday 1 July, 2016

Trucker accused of keeping women as sex slaves faces 20 years in prison
# Utah
# Utah

Trucker accused of keeping women as sex slaves faces 20 years in prison

Jul 1st 2016, 6:20 AM 29,605 Views 18 Comments

Timothy Vafeades allegedly trapped a series of women on his truck the Twilight Express over the course of 30 years.

# utah - Saturday 11 June, 2016

"It broke me": Native American sues Mormon church over sex abuse claims
# Salt Lake City
# Salt Lake City

"It broke me": Native American sues Mormon church over sex abuse claims

Jun 11th 2016, 8:30 AM 17,175 Views 0 Comments

The man said he has spent most of his life trying to avoid facing the abuse, which happened in the 1970s.

# utah - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

"Had she not been diagnosed, I don't think I would have caught mine."
# Utah
# Utah

"Had she not been diagnosed, I don't think I would have caught mine."

May 31st 2016, 10:09 AM 27,776 Views 9 Comments

The sisters fighting cancer together.

# utah - Monday 16 May, 2016

Utah father and son arrested after five women lured into house and tied up in basement
# Utah
# Utah

Utah father and son arrested after five women lured into house and tied up in basement

May 16th 2016, 10:30 AM 34,419 Views 16 Comments

It is believed both men had been using methamphetamine heavily.

# utah - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

US state declares porn a 'public health crisis'
# Think Of The Children
# Think Of The Children

US state declares porn a 'public health crisis'

Apr 20th 2016, 7:44 AM 17,432 Views 71 Comments

Utah’s governor called pornography a plague damaging young minds as he signed the declaration.

# utah - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Four men are accused of raping a child on Easter Sunday
# Utah
# Utah

Four men are accused of raping a child on Easter Sunday

Apr 6th 2016, 8:07 AM 29,972 Views 0 Comments

The incident occurred in the small city of Vernal in northeastern Utah.

# utah - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

Teenager who survived Boston bombing injured in Brussels airport attack
# Mormon Missionary
# Mormon Missionary

Teenager who survived Boston bombing injured in Brussels airport attack

Mar 23rd 2016, 9:02 AM 35,295 Views 47 Comments

Mason Well was standing within feet of a bomb that exploded at the airport.

# utah - Sunday 28 February, 2016

Angry crowds rally after police officer 'shoots teenager carrying broomstick'
# Salt Lake City
# Salt Lake City

Angry crowds rally after police officer 'shoots teenager carrying broomstick'

Feb 28th 2016, 12:17 PM 23,035 Views 44 Comments

Salt Lake City police said one officer, and possibly a second one, were involved in the shooting.

# utah - Friday 12 February, 2016

A judge who sentenced a man to 55 years in prison is pleading for his release
# Mandatory Sentencing
# Mandatory Sentencing

A judge who sentenced a man to 55 years in prison is pleading for his release

Feb 12th 2016, 6:07 AM 21,251 Views 40 Comments

Weldon Angelos was convicted in Utah in 2004 for dealing small amounts of marijuana and possession of firearms.

# utah - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Founder of 'white people' dating site says he's not racist as he dated a black woman once
# Backlash
# Backlash

Founder of 'white people' dating site says he's not racist as he dated a black woman once

Jan 5th 2016, 7:00 PM 17,269 Views 51 Comments

Where White People Meet has been causing controversy in the US.

# utah - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

These hairdressers came together to give homeless people free haircuts for Christmas
# Homeless At Christmas
# Homeless At Christmas

These hairdressers came together to give homeless people free haircuts for Christmas

Dec 23rd 2015, 10:02 PM 22,808 Views 25 Comments

The true Christmas spirit.

These hairdressers came together to give homeless people free haircuts for Christmas
# Homeless
From The Daily Edge
# Homeless

These hairdressers came together to give homeless people free haircuts for Christmas

Dec 23rd 2015, 7:52 PM 3,756 Views 3 Comments

The true Christmas spirit.

# utah - Monday 21 December, 2015

This town is putting out fake Christmas packages to 'confuse and frustrate' thieves
# Utah
# Utah

This town is putting out fake Christmas packages to 'confuse and frustrate' thieves

Dec 21st 2015, 7:30 AM 10,436 Views 7 Comments

They contain rocks, old clothes and broken televisions.

# utah - Friday 20 November, 2015

'Upset' man charged with calling in bomb threat to hospital as he was missing the birth of his child
# Logical
# Logical

'Upset' man charged with calling in bomb threat to hospital as he was missing the birth of his child

Nov 20th 2015, 9:42 PM 21,703 Views 22 Comments

Michael Morlang was apparently enraged that the birth was proceeding in Utah while he was outside the state.

Mormonism is taking a lot of heat for its attitude towards gay rights
# Utah
# Utah

Mormonism is taking a lot of heat for its attitude towards gay rights

Nov 20th 2015, 6:05 AM 13,657 Views 61 Comments

The church declared that the children of gay couples cannot be blessed or baptised until they turn 18.

# utah - Saturday 19 September, 2015

Fatal flood opens old wounds for an isolated, polygamous sect with a dark past
# A River Ran Through It
# A River Ran Through It

Fatal flood opens old wounds for an isolated, polygamous sect with a dark past

Sep 19th 2015, 10:00 PM 62,085 Views 37 Comments

A divided religious community led by a convicted child abuser lost 12 women and children this week.

# utah - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Failed presidential candidate Mitt Romney is fighting Evander Holyfield
# The Stormin' Mormon
# The Stormin' Mormon

Failed presidential candidate Mitt Romney is fighting Evander Holyfield

May 14th 2015, 11:51 PM 15,693 Views 18 Comments

To be fair, he’s taken a few beatings before…

Toddler in Utah horrifically 'beaten to death over a dirty nappy'

Toddler in Utah horrifically 'beaten to death over a dirty nappy'

May 14th 2015, 9:18 PM 49,978 Views 45 Comments

“There are no words for what this baby went through and the pain he suffered.”

# utah - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Utah has brought back the firing squad - so how does it work?
# Death Penalty
# Death Penalty

Utah has brought back the firing squad - so how does it work?

Mar 25th 2015, 6:05 AM 27,996 Views 57 Comments

The firing squad will be used as a backup if lethal injection drugs aren’t available.

# utah - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

Utah politicians vote to bring back firing squads
# Execution
# Execution

Utah politicians vote to bring back firing squads

Mar 11th 2015, 2:20 PM 13,539 Views 63 Comments

However, it has yet to be signed into law.

# utah - Monday 2 February, 2015

Woman gives birth to 10lb baby in car as she drives herself to hospital
# Special Delivery
# Special Delivery

Woman gives birth to 10lb baby in car as she drives herself to hospital

Feb 2nd 2015, 2:45 PM 25,307 Views 16 Comments

“I knew the baby was coming and it doesn’t help to panic. So, I just stayed calm and said, ‘Well, if I deliver it on my own then I deliver it on my own.”

# utah - Saturday 6 December, 2014

Photos: The world's biggest nativity scene happened this week
# Away In A Manger
# Away In A Manger

Photos: The world's biggest nativity scene happened this week

Dec 6th 2014, 5:00 PM 8,673 Views 14 Comments

One thousand people, some wise men, a donkey and a camel…

# utah - Friday 3 October, 2014

In from the cold: international ideas for dealing with homelessness
# Global
# Global

In from the cold: international ideas for dealing with homelessness

Oct 3rd 2014, 3:30 PM 11,826 Views 19 Comments

Utah has a very simple idea – give homeless people homes.

# utah - Thursday 29 May, 2014

US high school alters yearbook photos so female students 'show less skin'
# Bad Cover Up
From The Daily Edge
# Bad Cover Up

US high school alters yearbook photos so female students 'show less skin'

May 29th 2014, 3:30 PM 7,775 Views 6 Comments

The school claims the girls “violated a dress code”.

# utah - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Couple arrested for having sex on church lawn during wedding ceremony
# For Better For Worse
From The Daily Edge
# For Better For Worse

Couple arrested for having sex on church lawn during wedding ceremony

May 7th 2014, 8:21 AM 9,161 Views 4 Comments

They had to be pulled apart by police.

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