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Ballet West artists prepare original works for 'Innovations' amid promotions

Dancers at Ballet West feel the heat each spring as they make way for new dancers, compete to choreograph and anticipate contract renewals. One dancer makes light of the resulting pecking order in... Read more »

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Ahead of Cosby hearing, excerpts from quaalude deposition

Bill Cosby is due in court Tuesday so a judge can decide whether there's enough evidence to send 12-year-old sex-assault accusations to trial in suburban Philadelphia. Read more »

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PHOTOS: Skip the flight, board the train to Glacier National Park

Chicago skyscrapers faded into green Wisconsin, and as the sun set over the Mississippi River, we made our first vacation decision. We weren't driving, so yes, we'd have some wine. We then sat back... Read more »

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Iconic images from the Associated Press, 1932-2006

This collection of highly recognizable images from the AP includes Pulitzer Prize-winning photography of some of the most iconic images from around the world. Read more »

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Man discovers, restores statues from American Fork's Fairyland Park

A Utah man discovered two statues of a storybook-themed park torn down 40 years ago that were hidden in American Fork. He restored them and gave them back. Read more »

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Judge receives 2016 Peacekeeper Award

Third District Judge Royal I. Hansen was presented with the 2016 Peacekeeper Award by the Utah Council on Conflict Resolution. Read more »

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Pony Express Days festival May 27-June 4

Eagle Mountain's Pony Express Days festival is set for Friday, May 27, through Saturday, June 4. Read more »

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Judiciary panel OK’s ex-Centerville mayor's appointment as federal judge

The Senate Judiciary Committee last week unanimously approved the nomination of former Centerville Mayor Ronald Russell to the U.S. District Court for Utah. Read more »

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Horse owners urged to have animals vaccinated

A recent case of rabies found in a horse in Arizona is a good reminder to all horse owners in Utah to make sure all your equine vaccinations are current​, to include rabies vaccination​. Read more »

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LSU's live tiger mascot diagnosed with rare form of cancer

The sixth live tiger to serve as Louisiana State University's mascot has been diagnosed with a rare and inoperable form of cancer. Read more »

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Bank bomb scare prompts evacuation of multiple businesses

About a dozen businesses were evacuated for approximately three hours Monday because of a bomb threat at a nearby bank. Read more »

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Germany: right-wing violence rose over 40 percent last year

Violent crimes with a right-wing political motive rose more than 40 percent in Germany last year as the country saw a large influx of migrants, the government said Monday. The number of crimes... Read more »

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Supreme Court throws out death sentence from all-white jury

The Supreme Court ruled decisively in favor of a death-row inmate in Georgia on Monday, chastising state prosecutors for improperly keeping African-Americans off the jury that convicted him of... Read more »

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GE announces deals worth over $1.4 billion with Saudi Arabia

General Electric Co. said Monday it made a series of deals with Saudi Arabia worth more than $1.4 billion as part of the kingdom's ambitious plan to wean itself off crude oil. Read more »

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Ex-spellers remain involved with National Spelling Bee

Like an ex-jock who wants to stay involved in his sport, Jacob Williamson has taken on many roles in the two years since his memorable run to the finals at the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Read more »

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Officer acquitted on all charges in Freddie Gray case

A Baltimore officer was acquitted Monday of assault and other charges in the arrest of Freddie Gray, dealing prosecutors a significant blow in their attempt to hold police accountable for the young... Read more »

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Multiple blasts in Syria government strongholds kill 80

A series of coordinated explosions including suicide bombings rocked two normally quiet coastal government strongholds in Syria Monday, killing more than 80 people and wounding 200 others, state... Read more »

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Police, soldiers swarm Mexico's Acapulco, killings continue

Along with beach towels or sandals, there's a new popular beach accessory that says a lot about the violence gripping this once-glamorous resort: a small black leather tote hanging from the neck or... Read more »

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Yemen suicide attacks kill at least 45 army recruits

A pair of suicide bombings killed at least 45 people in Yemen's southern city of Aden on Monday, security officials said. Read more »

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Eurozone survey points to faltering economic growth in May

Economic growth across the 19-country eurozone is showing further signs of faltering following a strong start to the year. Read more »

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Insect poop threatens to damage marble at India's Taj Mahal

Swarms of insects breading in a polluted river near the Taj Mahal are threatening the intricate marble inlay work at the 17th century monument to love by leaving green and black patches of waste on... Read more »

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World Humanitarian Summit opens in Istanbul to tackle crisis

An unprecedented summit to revamp humanitarian aid and global responses to modern-day crises opened on Monday in Turkey. Read more »

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Risks in climbing Everest in focus as 3 die, 2 go missing

An Indian climber has died while being helped down Mount Everest, just a couple of days after a Dutch and an Australian died near the peak. Two other Indian climbers are missing, and experts say... Read more »

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Pope embraces Al-Azhar imam in sign of renewed relations

Pope Francis on Monday embraced the grand imam of Al-Azhar, the prestigious Sunni Muslim center of learning, in a sign that a five-year suspension of important Catholic-Muslim ties was over. Read more »

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Tight Austrian presidential election reveals a split nation

A Euroskeptic, anti-immigration politician and his left-leaning rival were neck and neck Monday a day after polls closed in Austria's presidential election, and officials were counting absentee... Read more »

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'A world without nuclear weapons' — differing views on Obama Hiroshima trip

Two very different visions of the hell that is war are seared into the minds of World War II survivors on opposite sides of the Pacific. Read more »

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Iraqi forces battle IS militants outside Fallujah

Iraqi government forces on Monday pushed Islamic State militants out of some agricultural areas outside of Fallujah as they launched a military offensive to recapture the city from the extremists,... Read more »

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US General in Afghanistan: Mansour was an obstacle to peace

The top U.S. commander in Afghanistan said Monday that Taliban leader Mullah Mohammed Akhtar Mansour was an obstacle to peace and his death will have a disruptive effect on the insurgency. Read more »

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To B12 or not to B12?

People are baring their arms and hips to get injections of Vitamin B12, and it may be worth the trouble, but only if you're in this one group. And pregnant women should monitor their intake, a new... Read more »

May 23, 2016

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How to manage the home stretch to retirement

If you have only a few years to go before retirement, you still have to make some important decisions that can impact the quality and security of your retirement. Read more »

May 23, 2016

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‘Scientists in Synagogues’ — the new program aimed at integrating science with faith

"Scientists in Synagogues" will help Jewish communities bridge the gap between science and faith. Read more »

May 23, 2016

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How to manage credit after college graduation

According to Money Magazine, commencement should include speeches on the wisdom of saving, sticking to a budget and managing credit well. If used responsibly, credit cards can be an effective tool... Read more »

May 23, 2016

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A high school graduation ceremony in the dark

On Thursday night, a bundle of balloons were released during Georgia's Winder-Barrow High School's class of 2016 graduation ceremony. The balloons were caught on a power line, causing a transformer... Read more »

May 23, 2016

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Festival celebrates cultural traditions

Serbian folk dance group KUD Rastko performs during the Living Traditions Festival in Salt Lake City on Sunday. Read more »

May 23, 2016

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Weber County deputies investigating possible homicide near Huntsville

A woman died and Weber County sheriff's deputies detained her husband Sunday after being called to condominium on the shores of Pineview Reservoir. Read more »

May 22, 2016

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US home sales growth driven mostly by Midwest

Midwestern homebuyers helped spark a national increase in real estate sales during April, a sign that demand for housing remains steady despite rising prices and tight inventories. Read more »

May 22, 2016

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Massive Navajo farm heads into week 2 with no irrigation

gest farm on the Navajo Nation has been without water for more than a week after a pipeline break, endangering food crops worth millions of dollars and threatening jobs. Read more »

May 22, 2016

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Man rams truck into police station, assaults associate in rampage, police say

A man is in custody after he allegedly rammed his truck into parked cars, a porch and a police substation before assaulting a business associate in what police called an overnight rampage in... Read more »

May 22, 2016

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Protests in Brazil's 2 biggest cities against acting leader

Thousands of demonstrators took to the streets of Brazil's two biggest cities Sunday to protest acting President Michel Temer, trying to keep up pressure on his interim administration only 10 days... Read more »

May 22, 2016

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Doug Robinson: Leonardo chief's doing a job she believes in

Even before the Leonardo was open and before anyone knew what it would become, Alexandra Hesse knew she would work there. Now she is leading the museum and taking it in a new direction. Read more »

May 22, 2016

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St. George teen dies, another injured in rollover

An 18-year-old man died and a 16-year-old girl was severely injured Sunday when the car they were in overturned on state Route 18 near St. George, according to the Utah Highway Patrol. Read more »

May 22, 2016

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About Utah: Others opened the door, but she did the walking

Through a combination of her own pluck and plenty of help from others, African immigrant and college graduate Leah Tsiame Thacker is living the American dream. Read more »

May 22, 2016

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Utah aglow with new solar developments, rooftop systems

A synopsis by the Utah Geological Survey detailing the latest trends in the state's energy resources shows solar development is booming on both a large utility-scale level and in the addition of... Read more »

May 22, 2016

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Photos: Here comes the sun

Golfers enjoy a break in the rain at Valley View Golf Course in Layton on Sunday, May 22, 2016. The weather forecast for the week ahead calls for mostly sunny skies, with temperatures in the... Read more »

May 22, 2016

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Clinton calls Trump's gun policies 'dangerous'

Donald Trump's gun policies are "not just way out there" but "dangerous" and would make America less safe, Hillary Clinton said Saturday. Read more »

May 22, 2016

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Poll: Two-thirds of US would struggle to cover $1,000 crisis

Two-thirds of Americans would have difficulty coming up with the money to cover a $1,000 emergency, according to an exclusive poll released Thursday, a signal that despite years of recovery from... Read more »

May 22, 2016

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A family's faith and a mother's legacy shine through The Emily Effect

Most people know perinatal mood disorders as "postpartum depression" or the "baby blues." For Emily Dyches, it meant anxiety, panic attacks and PTSD. Her family wants to share her difficult story... Read more »

May 22, 2016

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2 Indian climbers missing on Mount Everest after 2 die

Two Indian climbers have gone missing on Mount Everest, an expedition organizer said Sunday, after two deaths from apparent altitude sickness in recent days highlighted the risks on the world's... Read more »

May 22, 2016

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The nation's most aggressive school choice program has cleared at least one hurdle

One key hurdle out of the way for nation's most aggressive school choice program, but more remain. Read more »

May 22, 2016

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Q&A: Is the ‘math myth’ holding back students who don’t need it?

Controversial professor argues that nation's obsession with algebra and calculus is and elite fetish that is holding students back. Read more »

May 22, 2016

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