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Decision 2012: Election Night Results


Secret Service boosts security outside White House

The head of the U.S. Secret Service has ordered stepped-up security outside the White House after a man who jumped the fence made it all the way inside before being apprehended. Read more »

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Second man arrested trying to enter White House day after fence-jumper made it inside

The Secret Service says a man has been arrested for trying to unlawfully enter the White House, less than 24 hours after a fence-jumper made it all the way into the building. Read more »

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Rebate or tax credit? Clean air proposal targets compressed natural gas vehicles

A Davis County lawmaker wants to make it easier for motorists to convert their vehicles to compressed natural gas by changing the financial incentive to a rebate rather than a tax credit. He also... Read more »

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A World War II veteran's story: 'I had witnessed man at his best and at his worst'

At age 97, Colin Delahunty admits his memory is fading on some of the details of those World War II days that changed his life. But tender emotions still rise quickly to the surface. Read more »

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Pro same-sex marriage group responds to rally at state Capitol

A coalition supporting same-sex marriage in Utah issued a statement Friday criticizing organizers of a traditional marriage rally for using photos of local gay and lesbian couples and their... Read more »

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Mormons aim to capture the best stories from grandmas

The Mormon church's family history research center is launching a social media campaign encouraging youngsters around the world to share their best stories about their grandmothers. Read more »

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Teams assess damage as California wildfire grows

Assessment teams hope to get an idea Saturday of just how many structures have been damaged or destroyed by a massive wildfire that threatens thousands of homes in Northern California. Read more »

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Sierra Leone staggers in Ebola isolation effort

Some in Sierra Leone ran away from their homes Saturday and others clashed with health workers trying to bury dead Ebola victims as the country struggled through the second day of an unprecedented... Read more »

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Pope chooses a moderate for Chicago archbishop

Pope Francis on Saturday appointed Bishop Blase Cupich, a moderate who has called for civility in the culture wars, as the next archbishop of Chicago, signaling a shift in tone in one of the most... Read more »

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49 Turkish hostages freed, but questions linger

Dozens of Turkish hostages seized by the Islamic State group in Iraq were freed Saturday, resolving a serious crisis which Turkish officials had long cited as a reason to avoid moving aggressively... Read more »

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Tense hunt in trooper ambush case hits 8 days

The suspect in the deadly ambush at a state police barracks in a remote part of northeastern Pennsylvania remained at large for an eighth day Saturday as police appeared to have narrowed their... Read more »

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15-year-old rescued by medical crews after fall in the Uintas

A 15-year-old boy who fell 20 feet near Wall Lake in the Uintas was located and flown out by medical helicopter. Read more »

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Now both Mia Love and Doug Owens airing TV commercials

Turn on the TV next week and you're likely to see commercials from both Republican Mia Love and Democrat Doug Owens, competitors in the 4th District congressional race. Read more »

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Egypt's el-Sissi ready to back anti-IS fight

Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi told The Associated Press on Saturday he is prepared to give whatever support is needed in the fight against the Islamic State group but called for a... Read more »

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Lack of trust keeps Iran, US away from coalition

Iran and the United States share a common enemy in the Islamic State militant group, but a deep-seated lack of trust has so far kept the longtime foes from publicly joining hands in a coalition to... Read more »

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Pomp, little action expected at UN climate summit

More than 120 world leaders will convene for a U.N. climate summit. Environmentalists will take to the streets in what is being billed as the largest march ever on global warming. Celebrities, CEOs... Read more »

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Buffer zone agreed on in Ukrainian peace talks

Negotiators in Ukrainian peace talks agreed early Saturday to create a buffer zone between government troops and pro-Russian militants by halting their advances, pulling back heavy weapons and... Read more »

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Guilty verdict in peanut trial should send warning

Food safety advocates say a guilty verdict in a rare federal food-poisoning trial should send a stern warning to anyone who may be tempted to place profits over people's welfare. Read more »

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IOC's Bach says sports and politics do mix

Sports must acknowledge its relationship to politics and big business and work with those who run global society while still maintaining its neutrality, International Olympic Committee President... Read more »

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New Zealand prime minister wins 3rd term in office

Prime Minister John Key won an emphatic victory Saturday in New Zealand's general election to return for a third term in office, a result that will be seen as an endorsement of the way Key's... Read more »

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Actress detained by police refuses to apologize

An actress who was detained by Los Angeles police is refusing to apologize for claiming race played a role in the incident, despite calls from local civil rights leaders. Read more »

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Gordon Brown credited with turning Scot independence tide

Dour. Grim. Downright uninspiring. When Gordon Brown ended a disappointing three years as British prime minister in 2010, few would have credited him as the man most likely to swing a popular vote... Read more »

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CIA stops spying on friendly nations in Western Europe

Stung by the backlash over a German caught selling secrets to the U.S. and the revelations of surveillance by the National Security Agency, the CIA has stopped spying on friendly governments in... Read more »

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5 reasons why Utah is a great place to live

Many recent studies have highlighted Utah and its cities in their “best of” the U.S. lists, and we came out looking pretty good. Read more »

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Mourning family of Mormon missionary finds comfort in stranger's painting

A painting by a Utah artist brought some comfort to relatives of Nancy Vea, an LDS missionary serving in Oklahoma who was killed in August. Read more »

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