Decision 2012: Election Night Results


Settlement in dog shooting case reached, then rejected

As an internal Salt Lake police investigation into the fatal shooting of a dog continues, another controversy has erupted over a possible settlement in the case. Read more »

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Utah mother of 8 in running for Runner’s World magazine cover

Shirlee Webb, 63, knows how hard it is to take the first step to get healthy and fit, but now the Utah woman is in the running to be featured on the cover of Runner’s World magazine. Read more »

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Gas explosions kill 24, injure 271 in Taiwan

At least 24 people were killed and 271 others injured when several underground gas explosions ripped through Taiwan's second-largest city overnight, hurling concrete through the air and blasting... Read more »

4 hours ago

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Woman accused of robbing St. George bank leads chase across 3 states

A woman accused of robbing a St. George bank led police on a chase across state lines before being apprehended in a brief standoff. Read more »

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Pro-Palestinian crowd rallies in Salt Lake City as Gaza cease-fire begins

On the eve of a 72-hour cease-fire in the Gaza Strip, more than 100 people supporting Palestine rallied in downtown Salt Lake City. Read more »

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Death toll hits 51 from mudslide in Indian village

Heavy rains hampered efforts Friday by hundreds of rescue workers digging through heavy mud and debris, as the death toll from a landslide that engulfed an entire village in western India rose to 51. Read more »

5 hours ago

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Investigation into shooting death of Uintah County man handed over to prosecutors

The police investigation into Tuesday's shooting death of a Vernal man was forwarded Thursday to the Uintah County Attorney's Office for review. Read more »

5 hours ago

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NTSB: Plane that crashed in Arizona killing two Utah teens was flying low

A federal investigator says the pilot of a small plane that crashed in far northwestern Arizona was flying well below what's allowed by regulation. Read more »

6 hours ago

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Witnesses at Utah trial: No security-camera videos show Oklahoma City bombing blast

The FBI capped off its attempt to persuade a federal judge that it is not hiding unreleased surveillance videos from the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing by bringing witnesses Thursday who testified that... Read more »

6 hours ago

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Salt Lake County spreading the word about underutilized tax relief programs

Salt Lake County is reaching out to faith communities and agencies that serve people in poverty to spread the word about tax relief programs that assist seniors with very low incomes, people with... Read more »

7 hours ago

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Proposal: Real Salt Lake would pay for minor league stadium at Utah State Fairpark

Real Salt Lake is expected to make a formal proposal to fund up to an 8,000-seat minor league soccer stadium at the Utah State Fairpark, infusing new life and a new draw into the 70-acre site. A... Read more »

7 hours ago

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Congress sends VA overhaul to White House

Congress has passed a landmark bill to help veterans avoid long waits for health care and fix other problems at the Department of Veterans Affairs. Read more »

8 hours ago

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Lawmaker questions Salt Lake City International Airport project's impact on air quality

A rural Utah senator is wondering why the planned $1.8 billion project to replace Salt Lake City International Airport over the next 10 years is not raising more questions about air pollution,... Read more »

8 hours ago

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No national launch for Draft Mitt effort

A national launch for the Utah-based effort to draft Mitt Romney into running a third time for president in 2016 has been called off amid concerns from insiders from the former GOP candidate's... Read more »

8 hours ago

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4 people arrested as police investigate man's death in burning Price home

A Helper man whose body was found Tuesday in the burned out basement of an alleged drug house had been kidnapped and beaten before his death, according to investigators. Read more »

8 hours ago

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US, UN announce deal on Gaza cease-fire

Israel and Hamas have agreed to a humanitarian cease-fire in Gaza to start Friday morning for 72 hours, although Secretary of State John Kerry cautioned that the lull in violence did not guarantee... Read more »

8 hours ago

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Cutting-edge transplant overcomes hepatitis C for U of U patient

Doctors at the University of Utah have come together to offer kidney transplants for patients with hepatitis C, along with medication that will cure the disease. Read more »

8 hours ago

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NASA to test making rocket fuel ingredient on Mars

NASA plans to make oxygen — a key ingredient of rocket fuel — on Mars early next decade. Read more »

9 hours ago

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Tesla says decision on battery factory months away

Electric car maker Tesla Motors said Thursday that it is preparing a site near Reno, Nevada, as a possible location for its new battery factory, but is still evaluating other sites. Read more »

9 hours ago

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New kind of graffiti creates sticky situation for police

Police detectives are working to combat a new form of graffiti called the "slap game" in which vandals draw on postal service labels and "slap" them to buildings and other structures. Read more »

9 hours ago

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112 arrested at protest against US deportations

Immigrant activists and religious leaders massed outside the White House on Thursday to protest against U.S. policies on deporting migrants in the country illegally, and police arrested 112... Read more »

9 hours ago

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Woman critically injured in Ogden auto-pedestrian accident

A woman remains in critical condition Thursday morning after a car hit her while she was crossing an Ogden street Wednesday evening. Read more »

10 hours ago

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Man robbed Murray bank, fled on bicycle, police say

Police are looking for a man who they say robbed a Murray bank and fled on a bicycle. Read more »

10 hours ago

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Governor selects final candidates for State School Board

The final candidates for the State School Board have been selected by Gov. Gary Herbert. Read more »

10 hours ago

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Ginsburg: High court won't 'duck' gay marriage

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says the Supreme Court won't duck the issue of same-sex marriage the next time a case comes to the court. Read more »

11 hours ago

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