Decision 2012: Election Night Results


Uintah deputies engage in rural, back-roads chase lasting 30 minutes

A 30-minute chase exceeding speeds of 90 mph in rural Uintah County ended with the arrest of a man, woman and teenage girl. The fleeing vehicle traveled the back roads of the county and nearly... Read more »

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Transit, health care discussions dominate poverty summit

Dual challenges of affordable health care and the accessibility and pricing of public transit were major topics of discussion Saturday at an annual poverty summit in Salt Lake dissecting the... Read more »

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Bridezilla, meet 'Bridechilla'

Bridezilla and Bridechilla have a lot in common: They both want their wedding day to be filled with joy. And they both appear to provide a fair amount of pain and stress to the members of their... Read more »

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Police badge, assault-style rifle, body armor and more stolen from SWAT vehicle

The Heber City Police Department is asking for the public's help in the return of a bevy of stolen SWAT equipment swiped from an undercover vehicle Friday night. Items include a police badge,... Read more »

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Rev. Al Sharpton plays prominent role in protests over race relations

Al Sharpton is both a public figure and a protestor, traveling between the cities impacted by ongoing unrest. Read more »

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National Zoo celebrating panda's first birthday

The National Zoo in Washington threw a party Saturday in honor of the first birthday of panda cub Bao Bao. Read more »

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Sierra Leone makes hiding Ebola patients illegal

Sierra Leone has passed a new law imposing possible jail time for anyone caught hiding an Ebola patient — a common practice that the World Health Organization believes has contributed to a... Read more »

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3 Mormon missionaries die in 2 separate incidents

The LDS Church has suffered two tragedies with three missionaries who have died continents apart. Sister Nancy Vea, of West Jordan, died Saturday and two elders from Springville and Taiwan died in... Read more »

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Rock slide causes Sardine Canyon closure, minor injuries

Boulders the size of a Volkswagon were unleashed in the torrent of rain that hit Utah Friday night, causing the closure of the highway through Sardine Canyon and multiple, minor injures. U.S. 89/91... Read more »

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Police arrest 3 in Magna double stabbing

Two men were hospitalized with stab wounds late Friday following an altercation at a Magna home. On Saturday, Unified police arrested two 23-year-old men and a 16-year-girl in connection with the... Read more »

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Streets of Ferguson stay calm after violent nights

Ferguson's streets were peaceful for a third night as tensions between police and protesters continued to subside after nights of violence and unrest erupted when a white police officer fatally... Read more »

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Iraq suicide bomber kills at least 11 in Baghdad

A suicide bomber hit an interior ministry building in central Baghdad and killed at least 11 people on Saturday, officials said, as an investigation was underway into a deadly attack on a Sunni... Read more »

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Ebola spreads in Nigeria; Liberia has 1,000 cases

Two alarming new cases of Ebola have emerged in Nigeria, widening the circle of people sickened beyond the immediate group of caregivers who treated a dying airline passenger in one of Africa's... Read more »

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Russian aid trucks begin to leave Ukraine

Hundreds of trucks from a bitterly disputed Russian aid convoy to rebel-held eastern Ukraine rolled back across the border into Russia on Saturday. Read more »

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Brownies add balance to spiritual, practical classes at BYU's Education Week

Two recently retired LDS couples used Education Week to improve their travel and lives while satisfying a sweet tooth or two at the popular, long-running BYU event. Read more »

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Fort Duchesne man convicted of murdering acquaintance

A Fort Duchesne man accused of killing a jailhouse acquaintance in April 2013 and then stealing his car has been convicted of murder. Read more »

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Deported Mexicans find new life at call centers

Henry Monterroso is a foreigner in his own country. Raised in California from the age of 5, he was deported to Mexico in 2011 and found himself in a land he barely knew. Read more »

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UTOPIA mayors looking for alternative method to poll residents

The mayors of six cities involved in the UTOPIA fiber-optic network are considering ways to gauge public opinion on a controversial utility fee proposal after elections officials determined the... Read more »

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House Speaker Becky Lockhart is running for state superintendent

Outgoing House Speaker Becky Lockhart, R-Provo, announced Friday she has applied for the position of state superintendent of public instruction. Read more »

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Water levels in Great Salt Lake approach record low

Water levels in the Great Salt Lake are approaching the lowest they've been in recorded history. Receding shorelines present multiple challenges to humans and wildlife, but experts say recovery is... Read more »

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Photographer is using portraits to combat world woes

A New York photographer is taking portraits in the most impoverished places of the world to help everyone be more aware of the U.N.'s Millennium Development Goals. Read more »

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New community garden dedicated in Salt Lake City

The Popperton Plots community garden in Salt Lake City was dedicated on Friday. Read more »

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Trial scheduled in Salt Lake arson case

A federal judge has scheduled a three-day trial in September for a Utah electrician charged with starting a fire at an unfinished Salt Lake City apartment building. His attorneys, however, are... Read more »

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Utah County teen made 'swatting' threats throughout country, police say

A 16-year-old Saratoga Springs boy has been arrested in connection with a bomb threat on the first day of school at Westlake High School on Tuesday. Police say he is also responsible for similar... Read more »

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Depleted uranium: A desert at risk?

State regulators are studying an evaluation of how safe it would be millions of years from now if large amounts of depleted uranium are stored in Utah's West Desert at EnergySolutions' Clive... Read more »

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