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Decision 2014: Election Night Results


Bridging diverse community and law enforcement takes willingness to listen, change

A heartfelt conversation between Provo's police chief and black college students, and the Salt Lake City Police Department's medal for de-escalating tense situations are two ways law enforcers are... Read more »

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Hospitals that treated Pulse nightclub terror victims won't be charging patients

Two hospitals in Orlando, Florida, have announced that they will not bill the survivors of the June 12 Pulse nightclub terror attack that left 49 dead and 53 wounded. Read more »

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Doug Robinson: Charles Sorenson is president, CEO and ... surgeon

Dr. Charles Sorenson has led Intermountain Healthcare as its president and CEO for years, but through it all he has continued to perform surgery, his first love. Read more »

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Democrats, Clinton sending anti-Trump mailers to Utah voters; Lee still not backing GOP candidate

A new push in Utah by the Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton's campaign to turn voters against GOP nominee Donald Trump is the latest sign the state may be in play in this year's... Read more »

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‘False alarms’ at LAX and JFK show heightened airport anxiety

Utah travelers weigh in on how to respond to potential terror threats in the wake of two false alarms at two of the nation's largest airports this month. Read more »

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Brazil's president proclaims innocence at impeachment trial

Brazil's suspended president proclaimed her innocence Monday, branding her vice president a "usurper" and warning senators that history would judge them harshly if they ousted a democratically... Read more »

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American's No. 2 executive departs for United Airlines

The president and No. 2 executive at American Airlines is out but is taking the same job with rival United Airlines. Read more »

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2 boys, one naked, held hostage for 8 hours in West Valley, police say

West Valley police were still sorting out details Monday to determine why a man allegedly tied up two juveniles — one of them completely naked — and held them hostage for eight hours. Read more »

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Police seek help finding missing guns from weekend killing, robbery

Salt Lake police are asking for the public's help in finding several missing weapons that could be linked to a weekend killing and aggravated robbery. Read more »

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Holladay family credits hard decisions with helping toddler's cancer disappear

They had a 50-50 chance that their baby would beat cancer. A Holladay family has the best news possible, and they credit some hard decisions along the way. Read more »

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His $100 donation was reportedly rejected by this children's home — then, this happened

A Christian-owned children's home is landing in the headlines after refusing to accept a $100 donation from an atheist group — a decision that sparked a viral crowdfunding campaign that has... Read more »

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West Jordan man arrested in connection with rash of tree vandalism

Police have arrested a man who they say vandalized at least some of the more than 80 trees damaged or destroyed in West Jordan and South Jordan since late July. Read more »

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BYU sexual assault report due soon after review of 75 schools and 3,100 comments

The BYU Advisory Council on Campus Response to Sexual Assault is preparing its final report, including recommendations for measuring progress and building an adaptable process that can change with... Read more »

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Out for blood: Weber State, Utah State compete for most blood donations

The rivalry between Weber State University and Utah State University is about to get bloody. Read more »

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Italian earthquake woke Pope Francis in the Vatican

While Pope Francis has expressed his sympathy for the victims of Italy’s devastating earthquake, few may have realized the pontiff himself was shaken by the 6.2 magnitude temblor as he slept... Read more »

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Forget big universities. Community college may be the best pathway to a good-paying job

California is poised to launch a 15-campus experiment in affordable, practical bachelor's degrees, expanding on Miami model. Read more »

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FBI offers $50K reward for capture of FLDS leader Lyle Jeffs

The FBI offered a $50,000 reward Monday for information leading to the arrest and conviction of FLDS Church leader Lyle Steed Jeffs. Read more »

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What was Saudi Arabia's role in the rise of ISIS?

Can a country breed terrorism and try to end it at the same time? In Saudi Arabia, that seems to be the case. Read more »

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Parolee back in prison after allegedly impersonating Navy Seal Team member

A Utah State Prison inmate is under investigation for allegedly posing as a retired U.S. Navy Seal Team 4 member to receive financial assistance, according to a newly unsealed search warrant... Read more »

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State Sen. Steve Urquhart, James Huntsman join LGBT advocacy group

A state senator and a member of a prominent Utah family have joined the board of directors of the gay rights advocacy group Equality Utah. Read more »

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US will meet target of 10,000 Syrian refugees on Monday

The United States will meet President Barack Obama's goal of admitting 10,000 Syrian refugees into the country on Monday, the White House announced. Read more »

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Clinton aide Abedin dumps husband Weiner over new sexting scandal

Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin is done playing the good wife to Anthony Weiner, announcing Monday she is leaving the serially sexting ex-congressman after he was accused of sending raunchy photos... Read more »

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American Fork holding National Night Out on Aug. 31

American Fork will hold its first annual National Night Out on Wednesday 7 to 9 p.m., at Robinson Park, 88 E. Main. Read more »

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Magna man took photos up woman's dress at bank, police say

A Magna man has been arrested after police say he used his cellphone to take pictures up a bank employee's dress. Read more »

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Why Stanford bans hard liquor on campus

Statistics don't lie about link between alcohol and campus rape, but some still challenge the approach and the linkage. Read more »

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Jury awards $275K to couple arrested by West Valley drug unit

A couple who claimed the West Valley Police Department's former embattled Neighborhood Narcotics Unit violated their civil rights with an illegal search while using excessive force has been awarded... Read more »

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Gene Wilder, star of 'Willy Wonka' and Mel Brooks comedies, is dead at 83

Gene Wilder, star of 'Willy Wonka' and Mel Brooks comedies, is dead at 83, his family says. Read more »

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Provo holding photography contest

Residents are invited to submit entries in the city’s third annual photography contest. Photos will be taken through Sunday, Oct. 30, in three categories: Provo scenery, Provo life and Provo... Read more »

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Miller Business Resource Center new site for Women Tech Council

Salt Lake Community College’s Miller Business Resource Center at the Sandy campus is now home to the Women’s Tech Council. Founded in 2007, the council provides mentoring, visibility... Read more »

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U. football ticket doubles as UTA fare

University of Utah football ticket doubles as UTA bus and rail fare on the day of each home game, making it even easier to get to the stadium and cheer on the Utes. Read more »

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Little kid saved his allowance for seven months — and what he did with it is incredible

Many kids use their allowances to buy candy, toys or video games, but one little boy just saved up his money to do something incredible. Read more »

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Man found dead inside auto repair shop vehicle

Employees of a Salt Lake City auto repair shop arrived at work Monday to find a dead body in one of their vehicles. Read more »

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Mylan launching cheaper, generic version of EpiPen

ill start selling a cheaper version of its EpiPen after absorbing waves of criticism over a list price for the emergency allergy treatment that has grown to $608 for a two-pack, making it... Read more »

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Eagle Mountain announces road closures for construction

Peregrine Road will be closed from Ranches Parkway to Sparrowhawk Way through Friday, Sept. 9, for construction. Detours and traffic control will be in place. Read more »

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One U.S. governor's quest to restore former criminals' voting rights

Gov. Terry McAuliffe is on a mission, one that he won't let anyone — even his state's supreme court – get in the way of. Read more »

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Woman sent to prison in DUI death at Wal-Mart parking lot

A woman who prosecutors say was driving drunk when she hit and killed a man in a Wal-Mart parking lot has been sentenced to prison. Read more »

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Watch live: Police, citizens, talk about use of force, training and diversity

Join us for live coverage of the Utah Law Enforcement Multicultural Affairs meeting. Police and members of the community will talk about recruitment of officers, ways to bring more diversity... Read more »

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Clinton proposes plan to address mental health treatment

Hillary Clinton is rolling out a comprehensive plan to address millions of Americans coping with mental illness, pointing to the need to fully integrate that plan into the nation's health care system. Read more »

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On Syria, Democrats look to deflect the conversation

In his speech at the Republican National Convention, Donald Trump made six references to the conflict in Syria, pointing to the war-ravaged nation as a source of much of the world's turmoil,... Read more »

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Global stocks lower, except for Tokyo, on Yellen speech

Most global stocks slipped Monday after the head of the U.S. Federal Reserve late last week said the case had strengthened for raising interest rates. The Tokyo market was an exception and gained... Read more »

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10 Things to Know for Monday: Giant leap toward Mars, LA airport panic (+video)

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday: Read more »

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Turkey warns of more strikes if Syrian Kurds don't retreat

Turkey's foreign minister on Monday ordered predominantly Kurdish Syrian forces to withdraw east of the Euphrates River "immediately" or face more strikes by Turkish forces that crossed the border... Read more »

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EU, German officials play down reports of trade talk failure

Both the European Union's lead negotiator in trade talks with the United States and the spokesman for Germany's chancellor on Monday downplayed assertions that negotiations on the proposed landmark... Read more »

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First Baptist churches, separated by race, work to heal divide

There are two First Baptist Churches in Macon — one black and one white. They sit almost back-to-back, separated by a small park, in a hilltop historic district overlooking downtown. Read more »

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Trump plans detailed immigration talk as questions remain

Donald Trump says he'll deliver a detailed speech Wednesday on his proposal to crack down on illegal immigration — but it's anyone's guess what he will say. Read more »

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IS suicide attack in Yemen kills 45 government fighters

A suicide car bombing claimed by the Islamic State group in Yemen's southern city of Aden on Monday killed at least 45 pro-government recruits, officials said. Read more »

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Indian officials reimpose curfew in Kashmir's main city

Authorities on Monday lifted a curfew imposed in most parts of Indian-controlled Kashmir as part of a 52-day security lockdown, but reimposed it later in the day in most of Srinagar, the region's... Read more »

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About Utah: Her curriculum is out of this world: teacher trains to be astronaut over summer vacation

Elementary school teacher Tami Pandoff spent her summer vacation learning to be an astronaut at space camp in Huntsville, Alabama. Read more »

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Beyonce slays at MTV VMAs, Drake honors Rihanna

Beyonce owned the MTV Video Music Awards by winning video of the year and giving a 16-minute performance featuring her recent hits from "Lemonade," working various stages with strong, layered... Read more »

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1 dead, 4 arrested in Salt Lake drug deal gone bad, police say

One man is dead and four others are in jail after a shooting and car crash Sunday near the Rio Grande station in what police say was a drug deal gone bad. Read more »

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