Decision 2012: Election Night Results


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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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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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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Wanted man barricaded himself in Magna house, hid in attic, police say

Police arrested a wanted man they say barricaded himself in a Magna house and hid in the attic. Read more »

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LDS missionary critically injured in Oklahoma car accident

Sister Nancy Vea, 19, of West Jordan, was critically injured while traveling with other missionaries Friday. Read more »

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3 Japanese students killed in California car crash

Three Japanese college students were killed and five others were injured when the car they were in veered off a California freeway and struck a power pole, officials said Friday. Read more »

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Mexico creates special force for economic crime

Mexico launched a special 5,000-strong police force Friday to combat industrial, farm and business crime that has extended throughout the country's economy, strangling commerce in some regions. Read more »

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Six arrested in suspected Spanish Fork drug house

Six people were arrested following the execution of a search warrant on a suspected drug house in Spanish Fork on Thursday. Read more »

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Colombia's military meets face-to-face with rebels

Members of Colombia's military met face-to-face Friday with Marxist rebel leaders for the first time as talks aimed at ending a half-century war enter a decisive phase. Read more »

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Perry in New Hampshire: No decision on 2016

Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Friday in a visit to a key early voting state that he was unprepared for and humbled by his first run for president in 2012 and will work harder if there's a next time... Read more »

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Obama announces new birth control fixes for religious groups

Seeking to quell a politically charged controversy, the Obama administration announced new measures Friday to allow religious nonprofits and some companies to opt out of paying for birth control... Read more »

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Lawsuits challenge FAA drone, model aircraft rules

Model aircraft hobbyists, research universities and commercial drone interests filed lawsuits Friday challenging a government directive that they say imposes tough new limits on the use of model... Read more »

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Salem man found guilty in 2013 shooting death of wife

After deliberating for about eight hours, a jury found a Salem man guilty of murder Friday night in the shooting death of his wife. Read more »

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Hamas kills 18 suspected informers to deter leaks

Gaza militants Friday gunned down 18 alleged spies for Israel in an apparent attempt to plug security breaches and deter others, a day after Israel killed three top Hamas military commanders in an... Read more »

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Man arrested in attempted murder case, charged with other crime on same day

A man was arrested for attempted homicide against his girlfriend Thursday, the same day he was charged in another domestic violence case. Read more »

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Former furniture office manager charged with forgery

The former manager of a furniture exchange company has been charged with fraud and arrested. Read more »

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Pentagon cites 'dangerous' Chinese jet intercept

The Obama administration on Friday accused a Chinese fighter jet of conducting a "dangerous intercept" of a U.S. Navy surveillance and reconnaissance aircraft off the coast of China in... Read more »

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