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Iraq: Car bombing kills at least 13 pilgrims in Baghdad

An explosives-laden car detonated on Monday in the Iraqi capital, killing at least 13 Shiite pilgrims who were commemorating the anniversary of the death of a revered imam, officials said. Read more »

May 2, 2016

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What millennials need to do to retire comfortably

You might have to save a lot more for retirement than expected, as McKinsey predicts that return rates will drop in the coming years. Read more »

May 2, 2016

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Your triplets just got even more special

The number of triplets born in the U.S. rose dramatically in the 1980s and '90s, but now has fallen just as dramatically. The change mostly affects one group of mothers. Read more »

May 2, 2016

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How to reap the financial benefits of your degree

Soon students will trade in textbooks for diplomas, along with a lot of debt also. The daunting task of paying off student loans, which total about $1.2 trillion in America, tests whether students'... Read more »

May 2, 2016

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Car bomb in southern Turkey kills 2 policemen, 22 wounded

A car bomb struck the entrance of a Turkish police station Sunday in the southern city of Gaziantep, killing two police officers and wounding 22 other people, according to the state-run Anadolu... Read more »

May 1, 2016

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Millcreek man faces child abuse homicide charges in toddler's death

An 18-month old boy died Sunday after his stepfather allegedly caused him to drown in the bathtub. Read more »

May 1, 2016

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Police investigating gunshots in Liberty Park

Police took three men into custody Sunday after gunshots were fired in Liberty Park. Read more »

May 1, 2016

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West Valley police investigating Sunday morning stabbing

Police are investigating a Sunday morning stabbing that left a 43-year-old man in critical condition. Read more »

May 1, 2016

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Greek Orthodox parish in Cottonwood Heights votes to name church for St. Anna

The recently established Greek Orthodox Mission Parish of Utah has a new identity after parishioners voted the past five weeks to name it for a patron saint. Read more »

May 1, 2016

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Thousands attend second Utah Lantern Fest

On April 30, approximately 10,000 people attended the second Lantern Fest. Read more »

May 1, 2016

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US once again forced to turn to Russia for help on Syria

Scrambling to resuscitate a nearly dead truce in Syria, the Obama administration has again been forced to turn to Russia for help, with little hope for the desired U.S. outcome. Read more »

May 1, 2016

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After more than 6 years, 3 families yearn for justice in day care abuse case

For six years, the case of a Murray day care provider charged with violently abusing three toddlers has languished in court. The families of the three alleged victims say it has been a "living... Read more »

May 1, 2016

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Sen. Orrin Hatch headed to Israel to meet with Netanyahu

Sen. Orrin Hatch is traveling to Israel on Monday to meet with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as the Obama administration proposes the largest military aid package ever to another country. Read more »

May 1, 2016

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Apple reports iPhone sales down, 1st revenue drop since 2003

Apple says quarterly revenue fell for the first time in more than a decade, as iPhone sales fell compared with a year ago. That's putting more pressure on the world's most valuable public company... Read more »

May 1, 2016

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About Utah: Want a ride to the past? Matt Burch will drive you there

For Matt Burch, what began as a hobby — building and restoring horse-drawn carriages — has turned into a full-time labor of love. Read more »

May 1, 2016

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Strong winds cause damage, possibly fatal accident in Davis County

Heavy winds damaged homes, knocked out power, toppled trees and might be to blame for one death in Davis and Weber counties early Sunday. Read more »

May 1, 2016

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New strategies eliminate long waitlist for food truck hopefuls

Dawn Cox was on the verge of quitting when she got the call she'd been waiting for: Inspectors were ready to approve her food truck. That was in February, four months after she first applied for a... Read more »

May 1, 2016

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Campaign rumbles into Indiana with underdogs struggling

The 2016 presidential campaign rumbled into Indiana Sunday focused on Tuesday's critical primary, even as front-runners Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump itched to fully engage in the one-on-one... Read more »

May 1, 2016

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Did woman sway boy to kill his dad? Court raises doubts

The paramedics who looked at Robert Breininger's lifeless body in his twin bed suspected right away that whatever happened didn't match the story being told by his 10-year-old son. Read more »

May 1, 2016

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Teacher to run 5K race 6 months after double lung transplant

Six months to the day after undergoing a life-saving double lung transplant, a Boston school teacher who for his entire life has lived with a disease that robs him of lung capacity is running a 5K... Read more »

May 1, 2016

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South Africa: Rescued lions explore new home in sanctuary

Lions rescued from circuses in Colombia and Peru and airlifted to South Africa scratched their manes on trees and explored their new territory in the African bush after being released into a... Read more »

May 1, 2016

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'Holy Fire,' fireworks: Orthodox Christians celebrate Easter

With "Holy Fire," fireworks and solemn Masses, Orthodox Christians around the world celebrated Easter on Sunday, commemorating the day followers believe that Jesus was resurrected more than 2,000... Read more »

May 1, 2016

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Undeterred by rescues, novelist ready to set sail again

A novelist who was twice rescued from storm-battered sailboats hopes his next adventure lacks in such drama. Read more »

May 1, 2016

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This tool blocks shooters from their 15 minutes of fame, but not everyone is pleased

A new extension for Google's Chrome browser takes perpetrators' names and photos out of news stories about mass shootings. But even the advocates against killer notoriety are split about it. Read more »

May 1, 2016

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With no sign of Trump's decline, some media outlets vow to keep ignoring him — even if he's the GOP pick

The Huffington Post doubled down on its controversial decision to cover GOP hopeful Donald Trump's presidential bid as a "sideshow" even if he's picked to lead the party to the White House. Read more »

May 1, 2016

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Obama out: President takes last shots at official Washington (+video)

Even though President Barack Obama and his wife can't wait to get out of the White House, being a lame duck can hurt a guy. Read more »

April 30, 2016

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Jesuit priest, peace activist Daniel Berrigan dies at 94

The Rev. Daniel Berrigan, a Roman Catholic priest and peace activist who was imprisoned for burning draft files in a protest against the Vietnam War, died Saturday. He was 94. Read more »

April 30, 2016

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Suspect sought in Stansbury pharmacy robbery

The Tooele County Sheriff's Office is looking for an adult male that robbed Birch's Pharmacy in Stansbury on Saturday. Read more »

April 30, 2016

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Driver dies in rollover crash in Tooele

The driver of a sport utility vehicle died on the scene Saturday from injuries sustained in a rollover on I-80 in Tooele. Read more »

April 30, 2016

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GOP primary in governor's race now focused on money

Money is already a focal point in the race between Gov. Gary Herbert and his GOP challenger, Jonathan Johnson, as attention shifts from convention delegates to voters in the June 28 primary. Read more »

April 30, 2016

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Terminating parental rights: State policies vary widely

For child-welfare agencies across the United States, it's the ultimate sanction: terminating the rights of parents to raise their own children due to concerns about abuse and neglect. Read more »

April 30, 2016

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Kentucky Confederate monument to be removed after 120 years

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A Confederate monument will be removed from a spot near the University of Louisville campus where it has stood since 1895. Read more »

April 30, 2016

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Utah Symphony gets standing ovation at N.Y.'s Carnegie Hall

The Utah Symphony received a standing ovation during its Friday night performance at New York's famed Carnegie Hall. The symphony is commemorating its 75th anniversary and launched the season at... Read more »

April 30, 2016

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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 »

April 30, 2016

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Garland man dies after falling 75 feet in Logan Canyon

A Garland man is dead after falling while rock climbing in Cache County. Read more »

April 30, 2016

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Obama gets once more chance to zing official Washington

President Barack Obama is getting one more chance to poke fun at fellow politicians, the press and himself at the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner. Read more »

April 30, 2016

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Man killed in officer-involved shooting in Utah County

Authorities said a 33-year old Utah County man was shot and killed after he charged at a deputy with a knife. Officials said the deputy fired at least two shots, striking the man in the head and body. Read more »

April 30, 2016

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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 »

April 30, 2016

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Provo transit project set to begin, despite public concern

Plans to build a dedicated bus transit line in Provo and Orem are moving right along, but not without some criticism from local residents. Opponents want to bring the project up for a public vote,... Read more »

April 30, 2016

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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 »

April 30, 2016

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Woman struck, killed by duck boat in downtown Boston

A 29-year-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 »

April 30, 2016

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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 »

April 30, 2016

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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 »

April 30, 2016

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Kenya burns huge pile of ivory tusks to protest poaching

Kenya's president set fire Saturday to 105 tons of elephant ivory and more than 1 ton of rhino horn, believed to be the largest stockpile ever destroyed, in a dramatic statement by this East... Read more »

April 30, 2016

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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 »

April 30, 2016

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KeyBank collecting books through May 9

KeyBank is hosting a book drive through May 9 to collect new or gently used books for local elementary school students. Read more »

April 30, 2016

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Utah Opera to explore love in Mozart's 'Marriage of Figaro'

Utah Opera is preparing to finish its 2015-16 season with Mozart's "The Marriage of Figaro," which will run May 7-15 at Capitol Theatre. Read more »

April 30, 2016

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Broadway composer Frank Wildhorn visits Pioneer Theatre Company ahead of U.S. professional premiere of musical 'The Count of Monte Cristo'

Broadway composer Frank Wildhorn recently paid a visit to Pioneer Theatre Company as it was preparing to stage the U.S. professional premiere of his musical "The Count of Monte Cristo." The show... Read more »

April 30, 2016

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Man abandoned 30 years ago tries to find his birth family

Nobody knows just how long the baby lay there that September night in 1986. Read more »

April 30, 2016

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Supreme Court trying to find its way after Scalia

Two months, 31 arguments and 18 decisions since the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, is the Supreme Court hopelessly deadlocked or coping as a party of eight? Read more »

April 30, 2016

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