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Houston • A Texas jury on Thursday found that a General Motors Co. ignition switch was not to blame for a 2011 accident that killed one driver and injured another, handing the carmaker its third court...

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  • New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady takes questions from members of the media during a news conference before a scheduled NFL football training camp practice Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, in Foxborough, Mass. Brady says he’s ready to play after a ’silly accident’ cut his right thumb with a pair of scissors before the Patriots preseason game against the Bears last week. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) NFL: Brady ready after ‘silly accident’ with scissors cuts thumb
    Foxborough, Mass. • Tom Brady is ready to play after cutting his right thumb with scissors in a “silly accident” before the Patriots’ preseason game a...
    Updated Aug 23 2016 01:53 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Former West Jordan Mayor Dennis Randall takes the podium to call for the resignation of Councilman Jeff Haaga during a council meeting on Wednesday. Haaga was not present at the meeting. Haaga was recorded July 19 on police body camera video in which he appeared to be drunk. Officers cited him for hit-and-run after witnesses said he drove away from a local bar after hitting a car in the parking lot earlier that evening. Bid to censure West Jordan city councilman falls short
    West Jordan • City leaders tried but failed Wednesday to censure Councilman Jeff Haaga for violating his oath of office by seeming to claim to be abov...
    Updated Aug 11 2016 05:15 pm   |     |   Share
  • Injured woman found in pickup that went down into wash
    A dump-truck driver spotted a pickup in a wash with an injured woman inside on Saturday in Kane County, a Utah Highway Patrol spokesman said. Trooper ...
    Updated Aug 07 2016 09:02 pm   |     |   Share
  • Denny Hamlin celebrates in Victory Lane after winning a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Watkins Glen International, Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016, in Watkins Glen, N.Y. (AP Photo/Derik Hamilton) NASCAR: Denny Hamlin prevails at Watkins Glen for first road-course win
    Watkins Glen, N.Y. • Denny Hamlin wasn’t about to get shoved aside again. Ignoring intense back pain, Hamlin prevailed in a four-lap dash to the check...
    Updated Aug 07 2016 08:11 pm   |     |   Share

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  • Jeff Haaga. Editorial: West Jordan City Council member should resign after trying to hide behind his office
    It appears that Jeff Haaga, a member of the West Jordan City Council, has taken the concept of white privilege and blown it up beyond all recognition....
    Updated Aug 02 2016 05:14 pm   |     |   Share
  • Boy in serious condition after ATV accident in South Jordan
    A 15-year-old boy was flown to a hospital in serious condition Saturday after being thrown from an ATV in a South Jordan field. At about 10:50 a.m., t...
    Updated Jul 30 2016 02:59 pm   |     |   Share
  • Colorado man dies in I-70 crash east of Green River
    A Colorado man died from injuries sustained in a collision Wednesday night on Interstate 70, about 35 miles east of Green River. The Utah Highway Patr...
    Updated Jul 28 2016 08:08 pm   |     |   Share
  • Police: Off-duty NYPD officer’s SUV strikes pedestrians, 1 dead
    New York • One man was killed and three other pedestrians were injured early Saturday when an off-duty police officer’s SUV struck them in a trendy ne...
    Updated Jul 16 2016 02:06 pm   |     |   Share
  • Brad Keselowski stands on his car in Victory Lane after his win in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Kentucky Speedway, Saturday, July 9, 2016 in Sparta, Ky. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley) NASCAR: Keselowski wins for third time at Kentucky Speedway
    Sparta, Ky. • Brad Keselowski became the first three-time winner at Kentucky Speedway on Saturday night, overtaking Kevin Harvick on lap 201 and holdi...
    Updated Jul 09 2016 10:41 pm   |     |   Share
  • Jamie McMurray, top left, Greg Biffle (16), Jimmie Johnson (48), Martin Truex Jr. (78), Danica Patrick (10) Ryan Newman (31), Chris Buescher (34), Paul Menard (27) and others wreck during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Daytona International Speedway, Saturday, July 2, 2016, in Daytona Beach, Fla.(AP Photo/Dow Graham) Auto racing: Brad Keselowski finally earns 1st Daytona victory
    Daytona Beach, Fla. • Brad Keselowski has finally won at Daytona International Speedway, a track that had eluded him despite strong success in restric...
    Updated Jul 02 2016 09:36 pm   |     |   Share
  • This undated photo provided by Miles Mason shows Mason, left, with friend, Brad Treat, a victim of fatal grizzly bear mauling in Montana’s Flathead National Forest outside Glacier National Park, as they pose for a photo during Treat’s wedding in West Glacier, Mont. Treat, 38, was knocked off his bike Wednesday, June 29, 2016, after he and another rider apparently surprised the bear, a grizzly, according to initial and still-unconfirmed accounts, in the Flathead National Forest, authorities said. (Courtesy of Miles Mason via AP) Officials blame collision for mountain biker killed by bear
    HELENA, Mont. • Montana wildlife officials say a 38-year-old mountain biker who was killed by a bear riding just outside Glacier National Park likely ...
    Updated Jul 02 2016 04:16 pm   |     |   Share
  • (In this image from video, Frank Baressi speaks during an interview with The Associated Press)   at his home in Palm Harbor, Fla. Thursday, June 30, 2016. Baressi, 62, was the driver of the truck that was hit by a Tesla that Joshua D. Brown, of Canton, Ohio, was operating in self-driving mode, and who was killed in the May 7 accident in Williston, Fla. Baressi said the driver was ’playing Harry Potter on the TV screen” at the time of the crash and driving so quickly that “he went so fast through my trailer I didn’t see him.” (AP Photo/Tamara Lush) Tesla crash could hurt driverless car support
    Detroit • It was the crash the auto industry knew was coming but still feared. The death of a driver who was using Tesla Motors’ semi-autonomous mode ...
    Updated Jul 01 2016 09:00 am   |     |   Share
  • Settlement ends trial in deadly 2012 oil platform fire
    New Orleans • A settlement Monday brought an abrupt end to a complex trial combining 10 lawsuits arising from a deadly explosion and fire on an offsho...
    Updated Jun 27 2016 06:24 pm   |     |   Share
  • Police: Man lying in road in South Carolina struck, killed
    Jamestown, S.C. • The South Carolina Highway Patrol says it’s investigating after a man who was lying in a road was struck and killed over the weekend...
    Updated Jun 27 2016 08:09 am   |     |   Share
  • Save the driver or save the crowd? Scientists wonder how driverless cars will ‘choose’
    Researchers who study human morality - and, its intersection with human psychology - have long noted that we are frustratingly inconsistent beings. Fo...
    Updated Jun 23 2016 02:24 pm   |     |   Share
  • Draper bicyclist hit by truck upgraded to serious condition
    A woman was upgraded to serious condition Thursday, the day after she was struck by a truck as she rode her bicycle on a Draper sidewalk. Draper polic...
    Updated Jun 16 2016 09:48 am   |     |   Share
  • Photo courtesy of Utah Highway Patrol  A Payton man died in a weekend collision on SR-68 in western Utah County. UHP identifies SR-68 fatality as Payson man
    The Utah Highway Patrol has identified a Payson man who died in a collision on a western Utah County stretch of State Route 68 earlier this week. UHP ...
    Updated Jun 17 2016 08:40 pm   |     |   Share
  • Joey Logano takes a photo with his wife Brittany Baca after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Michigan International Speedway, Sunday, June 12, 2016 in Brooklyn, Mich. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio) Auto racing: Joey Logano wins at Michigan, helps make NASCAR history
    Brooklyn, Mich. • Joey Logano plopped into a seat, getting a much-needed break, when the 26-year-old driver found out he was just a part of history. L...
    Updated Jun 12 2016 09:19 pm   |     |   Share
  • Settlement reached in airbag injury case filed by Utah woman
    A lawsuit filed by a Utah woman — whose neck and vocal cords were severely damaged by metal shrapnel when an “overly volatile” airbag deployed during ...
    Updated Jun 12 2016 09:09 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this June 6, 2012, file photo, Chesapeake Energy Corp. CEO Aubrey McClendon attends Game 6 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals, in Oklahoma City. Oklahoma City police say they found no evidence that the death of  McClendon in a vehicle crash a day after he was indicted by a federal grand jury was anything other than an accident. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File) Autopsy: Energy magnate’s death was an accident
    Oklahoma City • The fiery car crash in which energy industry magnate Aubrey McClendon died was an accident, the Oklahoma medical examiner’s office rul...
    Updated Jun 08 2016 12:45 pm   |     |   Share
  • Two hurt in Bangerter Highway crash
    An accident closed down northbound lanes of Bangerter Highway in West Valley City Friday morning, and two people were reported injured. Public safety ...
    Updated Jun 07 2016 08:38 am   |     |   Share
  • Mexican mother recovering from Utah CEO’s off-road race crash that killed her son
    A woman, struck by a truck being raced by Vivint CEO Todd Pedersen that also killed her 8-year-old son as they watched SCORE International’s Baja 500 ...
    Updated Jun 09 2016 10:10 am   |     |   Share
  • I-80 rollover causes multiple injuries
    Utah Highway Patrol troopers and paramedics rushed to the scene of a multi-injury rollover crash on Interstate 80 near Grantsville on Friday morning. ...
    Updated Jun 09 2016 09:16 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Leah Hogsten  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Two men were seriously hurt in an industrial accident Thursday June 2, 2016 at a multi-residential construction site near Salt Lake City’s West High School. Salt Lake City Fire Capt. Mark Bednarik said the men were injured at about 1 p.m. on the 6th floor of building under construction at 255 N. 400 West. By 1:30 p.m., the workers — in serious condition — were being transported by ambulances to the Intermountain Medical Center with various injuries. Two men seriously hurt at Salt Lake City construction site accident
    Two men were seriously hurt in an industrial accident Thursday afternoon at a multi-residential construction site near Salt Lake City’s West High Scho...
    Updated Jun 02 2016 01:56 pm   |     |   Share