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  • This undated photo provided by the Weber County Sheriff's Office shows Aaron Shamo, 27, who was arrested at his home in Cottonwood Heights, Utah. (Weber Sounty Sheriff's Office via AP, File)
    Feds move to cash in on seized bitcoin now worth $8.5M

    The bitcoin cache was worth less than $500,000 when Aaron Shamo was arrested on drug charges, but the value of the digital currency has skyrocketed since then.

  • Senior Airman Brandon W. Motley watches for air support with night vision during evening operations Aug. 13, 2014, on the Grayling Air Gunnery Range during Operation Northern Strike in Grayling, Mich. Northern Strike was a three-week exercise led by the National Guard that demonstrated the combined power of joint and multinational air and ground forces. Motley is a tactical air control party specialist with the 169th Air Support Operations Squadron. TACPs were with the Air National Guard’s 169th ASOS from Peoria, Ill., and more than 5,000 other armed forces members from 12 states and two coalition nations participated in the combat training. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Lealan Buehrer/Released)
    Man accused in night vision goggles case agrees to plea deal

    A man from North Korea accused of trying to buy military-grade night vision goggles from a Utah-based undercover agent and illegally export them to China has pleaded guilty to a federal charge in an agreement with prosecutors.

  • FILE - In this May 7, 2015, file photo, former Guantanamo Bay prisoner Omar Khadr exits the front door of his lawyer Dennis Edney's home to speak the media in Edmonton, Alberta, Thursday, May 7, 2015. A federal judge in Utah has awarded a $134.2 million default judgment in a lawsuit filed on behalf of two American soldiers against Khadr, a Canadian man who pleaded guilty to committing war crimes when he was 15. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP, File) MANDATORY CREDIT
    Judge awards $134M in suit over soldiers' death, injury

    A federal judge in Utah has awarded $134.2 million to an American solider injured in Afghanistan and the widow of another soldier killed there in a lawsuit filed against a Canadian man who pleaded guilty in a grenade attack involving the two soldiers when he was 15.

  • Screen grab from Cyber Heist video game.
    Video game tackles student debt

    A group from the University of Utah's graduate program took first-place honors this month for "Cyber Heist," a game about student debt, at the Serious Games Showcase in Orlando.