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  • Mia Love discusses run for Utah’s 4th Congressional District

    SALT LAKE CITY — Mia Love is the Republican candidate for Utah’s 4th Congressional District, and on Wednesday she came to the FOX 13 News Studio, where she responded to critiques levied by her opponents and discussed issues like education and equal pay for women. Love is running against Democrat Doug Owens, who appeared on FOX 13 News last week. Click here for that video. The two candidates debated earlier this month, click here for details from that exchange.

  • Church vandalism suspects

    Teens face charges for allegedly vandalizing LDS church

    DUCHESNE COUNTY, Utah — Two teenagers accused of vandalizing a church in Duchesne County owned by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are now facing criminal charges. Police arrested Tristan Hirst and Denver Bell, both of whom are 19 years old, after the teens allegedly broke into the church last week. Police reports indicate the teens allegedly kicked in the doors, pried open a filing cabinet with a hammer and screwdriver, and stole about $500 that had been […]

  • Cop shoots dog in texas

    Video: Texas cop shoots tail-wagging pit bull puppy

    CLEBURNE, Texas -- Footage from a police officer's body camera in Texas appears to show the officer shooting and killing a 7-month-old puppy, and it would appear in the footage the dog did not make aggressive or hostile moves.

  • Scene of reported officer-involved shooting in Roy. Pete DeLuca/FOX 13 News

    Police identify man killed in officer-involved shooting in Roy

    ROY, Utah — A 35-year-old man is dead after an officer-involved shooting in Roy Tuesday morning. The case is being investigated as a suicide by cop, according Roy police. At approximately 4:04 a.m. officers were dispatched to the area of 3700 West and 5300 South on a threatened suicide that was reported to the Weber County Consolidated Dispatch Center from the suicide hotline. Police say a negotiator from the Weber Metro SWAT team attempted to negotiate a peaceful and non-hostile […]

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    UHP ID’s woman killed in Box Elder Co. rollover

    BOX ELDER COUNTY, Utah — Officials have identified a woman who was killed in a single vehicle rollover accident in Box Elder County on Interstate 84 Tuesday afternoon. At approximately 2:30 p.m., Brittney Zamora, 24, of Pocatello, Idaho, was ejected after her Silver Dodge Neon rolled near mile marker 26 on I-84 in westbound lanes, according to Utah Highway Patrol. According to UHP officials the victim was not wearing a seat belt and may have been fatigued or was distracted […]

  • Booming Forward: How to prevent Osteoporosis

    Dr. Sean Jerig from Rocky Mountain Women’s Health Center calls Osteoporosis a silent disease. Jerig said many people don’t realize they have the disease until they experience a fall resulting in a broken wrist, vertebrae or hip. FOX 13’s Dave Nemeth looks at what boomers can do to prevent the onset of Osteoporosis. Watch the video above for the full story.

  • Renowned bulldog didn’t shy away from spotlight

    World renowned bulldog, Cano, stopped by the studio with his owner Lisa Simmons to meet Nineveh Dinha and Dave Nemeth. Lisa talked about Cano’s achievements as a competitive canine. Watch the full interview in the video above.

  • Salt Lake County teens encouraged to fight against pornography

    TAYLORSVILLE, Utah — Members of a nonprofit group asked students from Taylorsville High School  to make a promise to fight against the new drug in society – pornography. Salt Lake County officials kicked off a pilot program in Taylorsville Tuesday to educate teens about the dangers of pornography addiction. The privately-funded program is presented by the group Fight the New Drug. The nonprofit organization uses science, facts and personal accounts to help students and parents understand how pornography affects the […]

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    Woman accused of stabbing girlfriend charged with murder

    OGDEN, Utah — A woman accused of killing her domestic partner in Ogden this past weekend has been charged with first-degree murder. Victoria Ashley Mendoza, 22, appeared in an Ogden courtroom Tuesday for the death of Tawnee Baird Saturday. During the hearing an initial appearance was scheduled for Wednesday at 8:30 a.m. The incident occurred Saturday when the couple decided to drive from their home in Holladay to visit friends in Ogden. It was during that time that an argument […]

  • Zion National Park

    Zion National Park officials ID man in fatal climbing accident

    ZION NATIONAL PARK — Zion National Park officials have identified a man who died from injuries sustained in a fall Sunday. At approximately 11 a.m., park medics received reports of a 47-year-old man who had fallen after starting a climb with a friend to “Iron Messiah,” a technical 5.10 climb in Zion Canyon. Christopher H. Spencer of San Jose, Calif., and his friend were on an approach pitch in easy fifth-class terrain when Spencer fell backward, tumbling approximately 80 feet […]

  • Families remember children killed in car accidents on Utah roads

    SALT LAKE CITY — Families gathered Monday for a press conference at the Utah Department of Health to share their stories of a child they lost on Utah roads due to a car accident in 2013. Last year, 18 teens were killed in car accidents. Officials say the fatality rate for drivers ages 16 to 19 is four times higher than drivers ages 25 to 69. FOX 13’s Dave Nemeth was at the press conference. He has the stories from […]

  • Wisconsin-bound QB surprises little league player affected by tragedy

    by Morgan Vance Four-star Jordan quarterback Austin Kafentzis on Saturday surprised a 12-year old football player that had endured a terrible tragedy. Wyatt Kougioulis’ father committed suicide a year and a half ago, but Wyatt continued on doing what the two of them enjoyed together: sports. Kafentzis ran into Wyatt’s grandfather recently, and volunteered to show up to Wyatt’s football game and sign a football for him. The Little Leaguers also enjoyed a pep talk by the Wisconsin bound QB. […]

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