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President Boyd K. Packer, champion of families, resolute defender of LDS doctrine, dies at 90

President Boyd K. Packer, 90, president of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, died Friday. His passing represents the closing of an era in LDS Church leadership.

Jerry Earl Johnston: The resurrection of Kaleb Cowart

Salt Lake Bees third baseman Kaleb Cowart doesn't just sign autographs for fans, he gives them a spiritual booster shot. Beneath his name he always jots the reference Philippians 4:13: "I can do... Read more »

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The abuse women suffer from during childbirth that no one’s talking about

A recent study from the World Health Organization found that women across the world suffer from physical and sexual abuse during childbirth. Read more »

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New Episcopal presiding bishop gives message of love, acceptance

Rt. Rev. Michael Curry, the newly elected presiding bishop of the Episcopal Church, addressed the faith's General Convention in Salt Lake City Friday with a message of love and acceptance. Read more »

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We're doing youth soccer wrong: Stop yelling instructions from the sidelines

By constantly directing young soccer plays during a game, we limit their abilities to think creatively for themselves and pressure them to avoid mistakes at all costs. Read more »

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Sandy man faces 13 charges in disturbing domestic violence cases

A Sandy man accused of threatening to "beat, kill, stab and slice" his girlfriend and put her in an oven in a disturbing case of domestic violence now faces 13 criminal charges in two episodes of... Read more »

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The answer to your summer blues that's more than an impulse buy

A variety of recent articles have highlighted the health benefits of pet ownership. Are cats and dogs really the best medicine for everyone? Read more »

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Want to help our veterans this Fourth of July? Here's how

Be careful when lighting up the skies this Fourth of July. Big firework displays may remind veterans with PTSD living in your neighborhood about the harsh realities of fighting for freedom. Read more »

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State liquor stores using price tags to warn about enabling underage drinking

With the Fourth of July approaching, various liquor bottles across the state were marked with big, red sale tags Thursday. The sale price: $2,500. That's what it will cost if the buyer is caught... Read more »

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In our opinion: Declaration of Independence — a document worthy of review

On the 239th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence, we provide lengthy excerpts from the beginning and conclusion of that symbolic manuscript of liberty, drafted by Thomas... Read more »

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Crowd goes wild: The top NBA regular-season finishes over the last decade

Everybody loves an exciting finish by their favorite team. Following is a video list of the top NBA regular -season buzzer-beaters at home over the past decade. Read more »

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North Salt Lake homeowners deny allegations that water irrigation levels led to landslide

Homeowners blamed by developers for watering their lawn too much and contributing to a landslide that washed out their own backyard last year have filed a response to the lawsuit against them. Read more »

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BP to pay record $18.7 billion to states affected by spill

NEW ORLEANS — More than five years after the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history fouled beaches, coated seabirds in thick goo and threatened delicate marshes, BP has agreed to pay a... Read more »

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