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  • Kittens who survived being thrown from car at freeway speeds have died, reward offered in case

    DAVIS COUNTY, Utah — Two kittens who survived being tossed out of a moving car near Kaysville on Halloween have died. Janita Coombs with the animal rescue organization CAWS confirms that, despite tremendous effort by Davis County Animal Services and others, the kittens passed away earlier this month from feline distemper. Coombs said they had a weakened immune system, and it’s possible the stress from being thrown from the car made their condition worse. A woman driving on I-15 saw […]

  • Traci Vaillancourt arrested for obstruction of justice

    SALT LAKE CITY –  Traci Vaillancourt, who police say was also shot last Sunday by the man suspected of killing Draper Police Officer Sgt. Derek Johnson, was released from the hospital Saturday night and booked into jail for obstructing justice. Unified Police is conducting the investigation into Sgt. Johnson’s murder and say while they still consider Vaillancourt a victim of Timothy Walker she has not been truthful with investigators. According to a news release from Lt. Justin Hoyal,  Vaillancourt has […]

  • Surrogate mother: A new wrinkle in the abortion debate

    (CNN) — It’s a story where there is no right answer; no black and white; no moral high ground. It’s the story of a surrogate mother fighting for an unborn child that belongs — at least in part — to others. Of parents hoping to prevent a life filled with pain and suffering. Of laws that only make clear how much we have left up to interpretation. “Geesh, what a mess,” CNN reader Scranton wrote. His succinct comment was the […]

  • Six things to know about attack on U.S. embassy in Libya

    (CNN) — Four Americans, including U.S. Ambassador to Libya Chris Stevens, were killed Tuesday as gunmen set fire to and fought security forces at the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya. The attack came as protesters outside the compound rallied against a movie that unflatteringly portrays Islam’s Prophet Mohammed. But U.S. sources have said they believe the attack was planned before the protest, and that the attackers used the protest as a diversion. If you’re new to the story and need […]

  • 2-year-old dies after accidentally shooting himself

    SANDY, Utah — A family is mourning the loss of their 2-year-old boy after police said he accidentally shot himself Tuesday night. According to Sandy Police, the toddler got a hold of a 9mm caliber handgun while visiting his grandparent’s house at 8762 South and 500 East. Family members said they heard a gunshot and found the little boy in the master bedroom with a gunshot would to his head. Sandy Police have identified the boy as Ethan Hearty. He […]