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The third leading cause of death in America? Human error

Researchers from Johns Hopkins University say human error, not disease, is the third leading cause of death in the U.S. and challenge the CDC to be more forthcoming about medical mistakes. Read more »

Family

7 minutes ago

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The evolving love story that spans generations of mothers

Rachel Johnson worried less as a new mother than she does now that her daughter has a child. She knows more now. She's got a mother-in-law she relies on, and she's navigating how much is too much... Read more »

Family

27 minutes ago

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Tapping into the power of prayer: LDS Church leaders share principles of prayer

In celebration of National Prayer Day on May 5, here is a collection of thoughts and principles shared by leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on the topic of prayer. Read more »

Faith

1 hour ago

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Grizzlies fail to capitalize, fall 3 games back in series

With a 1-0 lead going into the final period of the third game of their playoff series, the Utah Grizzlies gave up three third-period goals, allowing the Fort Wayne Komets to get the win and take a... Read more »

Sports

7 hours ago

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Jay Evensen: Our incivility comes with a price

Mother’s Day should be a reminder of what many of our mothers taught us, which is to be polite, high-minded and slow to anger. As with a lot of the wisdom from our elders, that one was more... Read more »

Opinion

7 hours ago

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Remembering Bob Bennett; dignitaries praise the former senator

Elected officials, business leaders and other dignitaries praised former Sen. Bob Bennett's leadership and service to Utah. Read more »

Utah

8 hours ago

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Cosby tries again to delay criminal case, get charges tossed

Bill Cosby is trying again to delay hearings in his criminal case while he fights to get the sex-assault charges in Pennsylvania dismissed. Read more »

U.S. & World

9 hours ago

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Governor, challenger call for end to Common Core, SAGE testing

Both Gov. Gary Herbert and his re-election challenger, Jonathan Johnson, called for the end of SAGE testing and Utah's use of the Common Core academic standards Wednesday. Read more »

Utah

9 hours ago

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High school soccer: No shortage of parity as 2A playoffs get underway

Defending 2A state champion American Leadership is a slight favorite heading into the 2A boys soccer playoffs this year, but several teams are more than capable of claiming the title. Read more »

Sports

10 hours ago

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US government: North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights

A North Carolina law limiting protections to LGBT people violates federal civil rights laws and can't be enforced, the U.S. Justice Department said Wednesday, putting the state on notice that it is... Read more »

U.S. & World

11 hours ago

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CDC: 1 in 3 antibiotic prescriptions unnecessary

Nearly one-third of antibiotics prescribed in the U.S. — about 47 million prescriptions each year — are inappropriate and unnecessary, according to a report from the Centers for Disease... Read more »

Utah

11 hours ago

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California raises legal age to buy tobacco from 18 to 21

The governor of California on Wednesday approved raising the legal age to buy tobacco for smoking, dipping, chewing and vaping from 18 to 21. Read more »

U.S. & World

11 hours ago

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