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Decision 2012: Election Night Results


Parents again: More grandparents are helping to raise grandchildren, census shows

The number of grandparents helping raise their grandchildren has increased in Utah and across the country. Read more »

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Capitol lions gleaming once again

Lions guarding the Utah Capitol are good as new. Crews removed the dirt and grime that have accumulated over the years on the four lion sculptures. Read more »

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Inspector: 'Serious lapse' at Secret Service

A government investigation Wednesday criticized a bizarre Secret Service assignment that pulled agents from their duty near the White House and sent them to the rural Maryland home of a... Read more »

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GOP senators, congressmen offer support to Love and slam her opponent's tactics

Republican members of Utah's congressional delegation stood in support of GOP 4th District candidate Mia Love on Wednesday and slammed the campaign tactics of her opponent, Democrat Doug Owens. Read more »

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Group meeting in Salt Lake to plan 2015 World Congress of Families

Participants from 22 nations began strategic planning Tuesday for the 2015 World Congress of Families in Salt Lake City, the first U.S. city to host an event criticized by gay activists for... Read more »

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Fossil fuels rally planned for Thursday in Price

Organizers hope to draw as many as 10,000 people to a Thursday night rally in Price that's meant to educate the public about the benefits of developing Utah's coal, oil and natural gas resources. Read more »

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California orders churches, others to pay for abortion, despite federal protections

Despite a 2004 federal law, the state of California is telling churches and other faith-based employers their health insurance programs must pay for elective surgical abortions. Two Christian... Read more »

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American man detained in North Korea for leaving Bible in restaurant returns home

Jeffrey Fowle is back on American soil, but there are still many reasons to question North Korea's religious freedom violations, analysts said. Read more »

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UTA moving forward with transit-oriented development in West Jordan

Following approval by the board of trustees, the Utah Transit Authority will move ahead with its second transit-oriented development to be located in West Jordan. Read more »

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Utahns support bill making clear clergy don't have to perform same-sex marriages, poll shows

Utahns overwhelmingly support legislation clarifying that clergy don't have to perform same-sex weddings, a new poll shows. Read more »

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Proposed rules on university researchers' hemp cultivation may go too far, Utah lawmaker says

Proposed rules on university researchers' cultivation of industrial hemp may go beyond legislative intent of Utah's law, says Sen. Mark Madsen, R-Lehi. One proposal would give law enforcement... Read more »

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Daggett County lands compromise touted as model for nation

Celebrants met Wednesday at the Utah Capitol to acknowledge the compromise that went into crafting the Daggett County public lands initiative that will create new wilderness but allow for energy... Read more »

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2 dead in shooting attack at Canada's Parliament

A gunman with a scarf over his face shot to death a Canadian soldier standing guard at the nation's war memorial Wednesday, then stormed Parliament in a hail of gunfire before he was killed by the... Read more »

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Commission not ready to announce top sites for prison relocation

The Legislature's Prison Relocation Commission wasn't ready Wednesday to reveal the four top sites for a new facility to replace the aging Utah State Prison at Point of the Mountain. Read more »

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Conrad Truman found guilty of murdering wife in 2012

After more than 15 hours of deliberation, a jury Wednesday found Conrad Mark Truman guilty of killing his wife, Heidy Truman, in 2012. Read more »

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Pitching in by wearing pink

Layton firefighters wear pink shirts in support of breast cancer awareness in Layton on Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014. Read more »

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This week in history: Communist China is admitted to the UN

On Oct. 25, 1971, the United Nations voted to expel the Republic of China, based on Taiwan, and admit the communist People's Republic of China to both the General Assembly and the Security Council. Read more »

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Can Christians celebrate Diwali?

The lights are hung, the candles lit, the feast prepared, the New Year is almost here, families gather and children wait to hear the dramatic re-telling of stories from the ancient past. No, it is... Read more »

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Cottonwood Heights seeks kids’ drawings for city celebration

Cottonwood Heights is looking for drawings it could use to celebrate the city’s 10th anniversary. Read more »

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St. George man pleads guilty, sentenced for 2013 murder

A St. George man pleaded guilty to murder Wednesday and was sentenced to prison the same day. Read more »

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Parole board considers early release for man convicted in fatal '09 accident

A parole hearing was held last week for a man accused of fatally injuring another man in a hit-and-run crash in 2009. Read more »

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Canyons School District library specialist to hike on Everest for literacy awareness

Educating all children around the world is a cause dear to Canyons School District library specialist Barbara Hopkins. And she's willing to hike 17,000 feet on the world's tallest peak for it. Read more »

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Father says daughter was stabbed 46 times

Bail for a woman accused of fatally stabbing her girlfriend on Saturday was set at $100,000 Wednesday, outraging the victim's father who says the amount is not nearly enough. Read more »

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Millcreek Township holiday decorating contest

The holiday season is just around the corner, and that means it’s time for the fourth annual Millcreek Township holiday decorating contest. Read more »

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Murray firefighter tribute to be unveiled

A dedication ceremony will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29, for the new Murray firefighter tribute. Read more »

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