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Orem woman makes history by joining Army infantry

Tara McCaig, of Orem, has become the first Utah woman to enlist in the U.S. Army infantry, following in the footsteps of other members of her family. She is also one of the first 10 women in the... Read more »

May 4, 2016

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Kasich dropping out; Trump on clear GOP path

Ohio Gov. John Kasich is leaving the Republican presidential contest, giving Donald Trump a clear path to his party's nomination. Read more »

May 4, 2016

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Scholarship fund honors students, fallen officers

Five students were recognized Tuesday by the Utah 1033 Foundation, which provides financial assistance for families of fallen officers and college scholarships named after those officers for... Read more »

May 4, 2016

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Girl's abduction, death leave Navajo community heartbroken

The stranger walked with 11-year-old Ashlynne Mike into the hills of a remote area of the Navajo Nation known for its breathtaking views and the monolithic rock outcropping that stands as a beacon... Read more »

May 4, 2016

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Trump, Clinton all but certain to face off in fall campaign

Once dismissed as a fringe contender, businessman Donald Trump now is all but certain to lead the Republican Party into the fall presidential campaign against Democratic front-runner Hillary... Read more »

May 4, 2016

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Here's why pastors might be missing from their offices

One faith leader published a list of ways that people in ministry spend their days. Read more »

May 4, 2016

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How runners and cyclists use new apps to create art in motion

Runners and cyclists are creating art as they work out, etching faces, animals and Game of Thrones characters. All you need to get in on the craze is a pair of shoes and a GPS. Read more »

May 4, 2016

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Crowdfund a divorce? Sites let you contribute to a couple's breakup

A number of online funding sites are allowing individuals to raise money to pay for a divorce. Read more »

May 4, 2016

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The 4-point blueprint for a healthy house

Where we choose to live can have a significant impact on our family's health. From the shape of your house and yard to the street it's located on, you can create a blueprint for a healthier home. Read more »

May 4, 2016

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Major road funding, employee pay raises, parking amnesty highlight Biskupski's budget

Presenting her first budget as mayor, Jackie Biskupski on Tuesday called for a 50 percent increase in road funding, a 1.25 percent pay raise for city employees and a parking ticket reprieve. Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Photos: Mourners hold vigil for Millcreek toddler allegedly killed by stepfather

Mourners attend a vigil Tuesday, May 3, 2016, for 18-month-old Ethan Antes who died Sunday after he was allegedly found face down in a bathtub inside a Millcreek apartment. Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Utah GOP all in for Cruz, but Trump supporter says they can be won over

Utah Republicans were all in for Texas Sen. Ted Cruz's presidential bid, giving him a big win in last month's caucus election in a vote tied strongly to the effort to stop the GOP's now presumptive... Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Trump virtually clinches Republican presidential nomination

In a stunning triumph for a political outsider, Donald Trump all but clinched the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday with a resounding victory in Indiana that knocked rival Ted Cruz out of... Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Weber County takes next step to lift children from poverty

A diverse group of Weber County officials launched a local effort Tuesday to rescue thousands of children from intergenerational poverty and reliance on public assistance, the latest step in an... Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Community members voice concern over changes at South Valley Regional Airport

The decision to not renew the contract of the current management company operating one of the area’s regional airfields is raising concerns from some local aviators. At issue is the future of... Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Ted Cruz ends his bid for Republican presidential nomination (+video)

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz abruptly ended his presidential campaign Tuesday night after falling to Donald Trump in Indiana's primary, a devastating loss that left him with no viable path to the Republican... Read more »

May 3, 2016

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US combat death in Iraq reflects intensifying war

The combat death of a U.S Navy SEAL who was advising Kurdish forces in Iraq coincides with a gradually deepening American role in fighting a resilient Islamic State, even as the Iraqis struggle to... Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Two Utah men competing in St. George Ironman in honor of loved ones lost

On May 7, two Utah men will be competing in the St. George Ironman in honor of loved ones lost. Derek Nelson, of Kaysville, will be competing in honor of his stepson, Hayden Morgan, and Shon... Read more »

May 3, 2016

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The cost of a date the year you were born

See how much a date cost the year you were born. Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Naturalization workshop explains path to U.S. citizenship

Jesus and Denisse Rodriguez embarked on the first steps of obtaining U.S. citizenship and that of their 12-year-old twins by attending a naturalization workshop Tuesday at the Glendale Branch Library. Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Warrant: USU student in sex video case says he 'just wanted to remember' ex

A USU student charged with filming sexual encounters with his former girlfriend without her knowledge and then showing at least one of the videos to others allegedly tried to justify his actions by... Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Rio city council commission formed to probe Olympic projects

Rio de Janeiro's city council set up a commission on Tuesday to investigate whether the city's Olympic projects were tarnished by corruption. Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Corporate earnings keep falling, but there are signs of life

Are we there yet? It's another weak quarter on Wall Street, but there are some signs corporate America will come out of its recent funk. Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Police search for gunman in West Valley shooting

A man was shot following an argument Tuesday afternoon at an apartment complex, and police are searching for the shooter. Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Mom gets 1 month in jail for assaulting toddler on plane

A federal judge on Tuesday sentenced a Hawaii mother to a month in jail and three months under home confinement for assaulting her 15-month-old daughter on a flight from Alaska. Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Police: Man kills girlfriend, 2 others, himself in Florida

atally shot his girlfriend, her father, and his ex-wife in Florida on Tuesday before turning the gun on himself, police said. Read more »

May 3, 2016

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2 men sentenced to prison for aiding in robbery, murder of popular Lee Mart clerk

Two men have been sentenced to prison for their roles in the aggravated robbery that led to the death of a popular convenience store clerk. Read more »

May 3, 2016

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This is only a drill: Guardsmen train for a major emergency

Aileen Montoya, playing an injured victim, is carried away during a mass-casualty, patient-reception drill at the Roland R. Wright Air National Guard Base in Salt Lake City on Tuesday. Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Gov. Gary Herbert airing first TV commercials in primary race

Gov. Gary Herbert's appeal to GOP primary voters in his race against Jonathan Johnson is hitting the airwaves with a new TV commercial touting his "steady hand of leadership." Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Salt Lake leaders celebrate 10 years of great strides, but hope for more

Ten years into the campaign to revitalize Salt Lake City's once disparate and crumbling downtown, local leaders applauded the strides that have been made as well as work that remains to be done. Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Former Prince assistant says he was healthy, energetic

A former assistant to Prince until last year has spent the days since his death trying to figure out how her boss, whom she described as very healthy, could have died so suddenly, adding that she... Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Former NY top political powerbroker gets 12 years in prison

Former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, a backroom master whose name was synonymous with political power in New York for a generation, was sentenced Tuesday to 12 years in prison, taking his place... Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Andover Newton to partner with Yale, shutter Mass. campus

The nation’s oldest graduate school of theology is planning to relocate from Newton, Mass., to New Haven, Conn., where a small remnant of the faculty will teach on the campus of Yale Divinity... Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Report: Religious freedom deteriorating around the world

Religious freedom remains under “serious and sustained assault” around the globe, according to a new annual report from the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom. Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Orem real estate manager indicted in multimillion-dollar Ponzi scheme

An Orem man bilked investors in his real esstate firm out of $16 million over six years in a Ponzi scheme, federal prosecutor say. Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Lake Powell pipeline debate enters new phase

After years of preparation involving multiple studies, Utah has submitted a voluminous licensing application with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, kick starting the initial review process... Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Dog accused of biting child ordered to be put down or sent to ranch (+video)

A woman is trying to save her dog that she claims was unfairly ordered by a Rich County judge to be put down or sent to a ranch. Her dog, Lilly, was accused of biting a 2-year-old boy. Read more »

May 3, 2016

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No arrests, but police making 'good headway' in Sandy killing

Sandy police on Tuesday said they are continuing to interview potential suspects in the complicated case of a man found shot to death in a basement apartment six months ago. Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Utah agrees not enforce obscenity law during Brewvies lawsuit

Brewvies plans to show the movie this weekend that landed it in trouble with Utah liquor regulators over an obscenity law. But the state agreed to not enforce the law pending the outcome of a... Read more »

May 3, 2016

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North Salt Lake to treat trees for lilac-ash borer

Salt City Trees will be treating trees in some areas of the city for the lilac-ash borer, a destructive pest that is destroying many species of ash. Left untreated they kill branches or entire trees. Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Saratoga Springs consolidating dumpsters for spring cleanup

Saratoga Springs is consolidating the dumpster location for this year’s spring cleanup May 6-15. The dumpsters will be situated at the city’s Public Works site, 213 N. 900 East. Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Business symposium set for May 11 in Bountiful

Bountiful’s annual business symposium is set for Wednesday, May 11, at the Wight House Reception Center, 95 N. Main. Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Safe Kids Day is May 7 in Farmington

Safe Kids Davis County is helping families get ready for summer by highlighting health and safety during the 16th annual Safe Kids Day on Saturday, May 7, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., at the Davis County Legacy... Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Ogden quadruplets now home; family receives surprise donations

An Ogden couple experienced the miracle of birth times four when their quadruplets were delivered by cesarean section at McKay-Dee Hospital March 3 at just 28 weeks. Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Once a Clinton stronghold, Appalachia now Trump country

When President Bill Clinton rolled into the small Appalachian town of Ashland, Kentucky, in 1996, cheering crowds lined the streets. Local boy turned country music star Billy Ray Cyrus performed a... Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Police: Man who fatally shot K-9 dies from injuries suffered in returned gunfire

A West Jordan man accused of shooting and killing a police K-9 last week in Millcreek died Monday from injuries he suffered during the ensuing shootout with police. Read more »

May 3, 2016

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DWR officials find rare fish are spawning in the wild

For the first time since work to recover bonytail started in the 1980s, they're raising their own young in the wild, officials with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources say. Read more »

May 3, 2016

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USU-Eastern makes changes since sex assault case, but no charges

In September, a student reported witnessing a sexual assault of a woman by male students, two of whom were members of the school's basketball team. Eight months later, the school has made many... Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Trump repeats unsubstantiated claim Cruz dad has Oswald ties

Republican front-runner Donald Trump rehashed unsubstantiated claims Tuesday that his rival Ted Cruz's father has links to President John F. Kennedy's assassin, Lee Harvey Oswald. Read more »

May 3, 2016

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Defense Secretary Carter says Russia is 'nuclear saber-rattling'

Defense Secretary Ash Carter used a U.S. military changing-of-the-guard ceremony Tuesday to blast Russian aggression in Europe, saying Moscow is "going backward in time" with warlike actions that... Read more »

May 3, 2016

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