• Heavy-metal band Iwrestledabearonce (yes, all one word) performs at In the Venue, 219 S. 600 West, Salt Lake City. Opening acts: Vanna, Oceano, The Plot In You, Within The Ruins, Surrounded by Monsters. Show starts at 5:30. Tickets are $16, at Smith’s Tix.
• The great 2005 Iranian comed-drama "Offside," in which several Iranian women are arrested for trying to attend a soccer game, screens at the Tower Theatre, 876 E. 900 South, Salt Lake City. Presented as part of Westminster College’s Ivory Tower Film Series. Show starts at 7. Free.
• Folk/Americana band The Haunted Windchimes and Western singer/songwriter Brenn Hill share the bill at The State Room, 638 S. State St., Salt Lake City. Show starts at 8. Tickets are $12, at the venue’s website.
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|3.||Scandal’s first charges: Shurtleff’s ‘fixer’ slapped with six felonies|
|4.||Nu Skin co-founder accused of harassment|
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|8.||Montana newlywed pleads guilty to second-degree murder|
|9.||Utah Jazz notes: Rush back on the court after meeting with Corbin|
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