Decision 2012: Election Night Results


Video purports to show second beheading of US journalist

Islamic State extremists released a video posted Tuesday showing the beheading of a second American journalist, Steven Sotloff, and warning President Barack Obama that as long as U.S. airstrikes... Read more »

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Heroin addiction fueling uptick in S.L. bank robberies, police say

Police attribute a dramatic uptick in bank robberies in the Salt Lake Valley to a heroin epidemic. Read more »

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Pioneer in female aviation looks back at WWII service as a WASP

During World War II everyone made sacrifices, and female pilots proved they were up to the task. Roughly 1,000 Women Airforce Service Pilots, or WASP, flew during World War II, including Salt Lake... Read more »

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32 teens escape from Nashville detention center

Thirty-two teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center by crawling through a weak spot in a fence late Monday, and more than half of them were still on the run Tuesday, a spokesman said. Read more »

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Utahns favor body cameras on police officers, poll shows

Utahns overwhelmingly favor police officers wearing body cameras, a new poll shows. Read more »

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Utah State University sets $220M record for research funding

Officials at Utah State University announced Tuesday that the school had set a new record for external research funding during the 2014 fiscal year. Read more »

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Sentencing for MacNeill murder conviction set for Sept. 19

Ten months after being found guilty of killing his wife, Martin MacNeill has a sentencing date. On Sept. 19, MacNeill will be sentenced for murdering his wife, Michelle, in 2007. Read more »

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Report accuses Islamic State group of war crimes

An international rights group accused the extremist Islamic State group on Tuesday of systematic "ethnic cleansing" in northern Iraq targeting indigenous religious minorities, as well as conducting... Read more »

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Pharmacist who stole pills in 2012 accused of stealing 10,000 pills from Duchesne clinic

A Utah pharmacist who was allowed to keep his state license after admitting that he stole 5,000 prescription pain pills in 2012 is facing new charges in Duchesne County, where he's accused of... Read more »

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Gov. Herbert pushing for Medicaid work requirement tossed from Pennsylvania plan

Gov. Gary Herbert isn't backing down from insisting on a work requirement in his Healthy Utah alternative to Medicaid expansion, even though Pennsylvania's governor had to drop the same mandate to... Read more »

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Designated wilderness: 'Creating a legacy' for Utahns

Since the signing of the Wilderness Act 50 years ago Wednesday, some of Utah's most pristine areas have been protected as designated wilderness. Such designations present unique challenges and opportunities for land managers. Read more »

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Group says world is losing battle against Ebola

The international group Doctor Without Borders warned Tuesday that the world is losing the battle against Ebola and lamented that treatment centers in West Africa have been "reduced to places where... Read more »

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Students get Comic Con tickets for achieving reading goals

Read Today, KSL-TV's Deanie Wimmer, Superman, Indiana Jones, and the Star Wars rebels surprised Oquirrh Hills Elementary with Salt Lake Comic Con tickets for the entire student body, as a reward... Read more »

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Orchestra of seniors adds more musicians

An orchestra comprising senior musicians recently opened up its ranks to more interested in joining the tune. Read more »

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Police: Man wanted in lewdness case turns himself in

A man suspected of exposing himself in a West Jordan market last month has contacted police and turned himself in. Read more »

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After tragedy, couple uses genetic screening to have healthy babies

Five years ago, Danny and Emily Kooyman's son died in their arms only 41 days after birth. They knew if they had more children the same thing could happen again. But this summer, a miracle in its... Read more »

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Park City Mountain Resort hearing postponed

A hearing to rule on a bond for Park City Mountain Resort has been postponed until Friday, Sept. 5. Read more »

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Idaho man killed in Highway 91 crash

An Idaho man was killed in a crash on Highway 91 on Tuesday. Read more »

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Ex-BYU quarterback Max Hall arrested in shoplifting, drug case

Former BYU quarterback Max Hall was arrested in Gilbert, Arizona, for investigation of shoplifting and cocaine possession. Read more »

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NFL suspends Irsay 6 games, fines him $500,000

The NFL suspended Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay for the first six games of the season Tuesday and fined him $500,000 for violating its personal conduct policy, coming down hard just hours after he pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor... Read more »

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Arches National Park plan assessment available for review

The National Park Service has announced that its environmental assessment for the Delicate Arch/Wolfe Ranch Site Plan is now available for public review and comment. Read more »

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Federal court upholds Indiana right-to-work law

A federal appeals court upheld Indiana's right-to-work law banning mandatory union fees on Tuesday in a split decision that was delivered a few days before the state Supreme Court hears separate challenges over whether the 2012... Read more »

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Ukraine military routed as Russia talks tough

The Ukrainian solders were an easy target as they launched a desperate run to safety. Pounded by a gauntlet of rocket shells, blown up in their vehicles, they died by the dozens. Read more »

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Christie to Mexico on trade mission, 2016 politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is heading to Mexico on Wednesday, officially on a trade mission for his state. But he also is a potential 2016 presidential candidate, with a lot of swagger but... Read more »

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Study links polar vortex chills to melting sea ice

Remember the polar vortex, the huge mass of Arctic air that can plunge much of the U.S. into the deep freeze? You might have to get used to it. Read more »

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