Salt Lake festival shares Japanese culture and traditions

Kanako Ford plays a koto before a tea ceremony at the 11th annual Nihon Matsuri Japan Festival in Salt Lake City on Saturday. Read more »


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Sinclair celebrates a century in business

The Sinclair Oil Corp. has endured some of the nation’s most challenging economic times to hold its current place among the more successful petroleum producers in American history. The... Read more »


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‘Don't be afraid to unmask yourself,' Westminster graduates urged

Bibek Neupane, the student speaker at Westminster College's graduation ceremony at the Maverik Center Saturday, said he saw himself differently when he first arrived in the United States four years... Read more »


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Woman struck, killed by duck boat in downtown Boston

ar-old woman was killed and her passenger was injured after the scooter she was driving was struck by an amphibious sightseeing vehicle in downtown Boston on Saturday. Read more »

33 rescued lions arrive in South Africa in airlift

The roars of lions filled the cargo section of Johannesburg's OR Tambo International Airport Saturday evening as 33 lions rescued from South American circuses landed in South Africa where they will... Read more »

Former BYU, non-Mormon professor writes 'in defense' of school's honor code

Several national publications, including the New York Times, have addressed the issue of BYU's honor code and how it influences the reporting of sexual assaults at the Provo school. Read more »


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Oculus Rift delays flatten virtual-reality fan fervor

Virtual reality, oddly enough, isn't immune to the problems that arise in practical reality. Just ask would-be fans of the Oculus Rift headset, many — possibly most — of whom are still... Read more »

Charges: Man responsible for death of toddler despite claims that boy died falling down stairs

A child abuse case filed Friday alleges a Taylorsville man is criminally responsible for the death of his girlfriend's 19-month-old son last fall despite the man's claims that the boy died from a... Read more »


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2016 NFL draft: Southern Utah's LeShaun Sims selected by Tennessee in fifth round

LeShaun Sims, the first Southern Utah cornerback to ever be drafted, was selected by the Titans with the 157th overall pick during the fifth round of the 2016 NFL draft on Saturday. Read more »


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2016 NFL draft: Utah's Devontae Booker selected by Denver in fourth round

Utah running back Devontae Booker's rise to the pro ranks has a destination, as he was selected by Denver in the fourth round of the 2016 NFL draft on Saturday. Read more »


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2016 NFL draft: Southern Utah's Miles Killebrew selected by Detroit in fourth round

Southern Utah safety knows his pro destination, as he was selected by the Detroit Lions in the fourth round of the 2016 NFL draft with the 111th overall pick on Saturday. Read more »


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Iraqi protesters breach Green Zone, storm parliament

Hundreds of protesters climbed over the blast walls surrounding Baghdad's highly-fortified Green Zone for the first time on Saturday and stormed into parliament, carrying Iraqi flags and chanting... Read more »

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