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Decision 2012: Election Night Results


Utah job forecast better than most states

Luckily for most job seekers, Utah boasts the second lowest unemployment rate in the country. In fact, a recent report showed that 20 percent of chief financial officers in the Salt Lake City area... Read more »

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Gunman shot in Logan hospital sentenced to prison

A man who pulled out two guns at a North Logan hospital and was shot by police will serve up to 15 years in prison after pleading guilty to felony counts of aggravated assault and a weapons charge. Read more »

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Gamers use police hoax to lash out at opponents

The calls to 911 raised an instant alarm: One caller said he shot his co-workers at a Colorado video game company and had hostages. Another in Florida said her father was drunk, wielding a machine... Read more »

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The best (and worst) states when it comes to credit

According to cardratings.com, Nevada has the worst credit conditions in the nation, North Dakota is doing the best and Utah is somewhere in the middle. Read more »

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Ex-Tabiona High teacher sent to prison for sexual contact with student

A former teacher and coach at Tabiona High School has been sentenced to prison time for having sexual contact with a teenage student and sending the girl pornographic photos of himself. Read more »

11 hours ago

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Former University of Utah President Chase Peterson dies

Former University of Utah President Chase Nebeker Peterson, a physician who gave his last lecture to medical school students in July, died Sunday of complications from pneumonia. He was 84. Read more »

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New definition of homeless would give kids more help

Expanding HUD's definition of homeless would make more funding available to homeless children living outside sheltering systems. Local advocates are lending their support to the Homeless Children... Read more »

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Police break silence about controversial shooting, ask for patience

The Saratoga Springs Police Department broke its silence Monday with a prepared statement from its chief regarding the controversial shooting death of Darrien Hunt. Read more »

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Utah, Western states say feds are all wet on groundwater rule

A showdown between Western states and the federal government is brewing over a proposal by the U.S. Forest Service to consider groundwater resources when it issues certain permits. Critics say it... Read more »

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Mom battling cancer determined to live for premature newborn, family

Just three weeks ago, Kathy Taylor received a devastating diagnosis. The mother of five, who was 26 weeks pregnant, was told she had an aggressive form of melanoma that had spread throughout her... Read more »

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'The Addams Family' has clever Utah Valley premiere at the SCERA Center for the Arts

The Utah County premiere of "The Addams Family" is a gem inspired by the popular TV show about a strange and funny family with spooky ideas. Director Shawn Mortensen knew it would work for the SCERA. Read more »

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Primary Children's opens outpatient facility

Primary Children’s Hospital celebrated the opening of the new Eccles Primary Children’s Outpatient Services Building Monday. Read more »

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Utah 'Candy Bomber' still getting accolades 66 years later

Most military veterans of the World War II era returned home to normal, quiet lives and spent the rest of their years without public acclaim. That certainly is not the case with a Utah veteran... Read more »

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Chicago, NY, Hawaii on Obama library's short list

Chicago, New York and Honolulu have made the short list to host Barack Obama's future presidential library. Read more »

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Statehood hearing for DC unlikely to spur change

Congress is dusting off the notion of statehood for the District of Columbia for the first time in 21 years, but that doesn't mean residents of the nation's capital are any closer to gaining... Read more »

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USC breaks ground on $650 million campus village

The University of Southern California broke out the Trojan Marching Band on Monday to beat the drum for a $650 million expansion that school officials say will not only transform the campus but... Read more »

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Bear attack in Wyoming kills Utah man

A 31-year-old Utah man has died in a bear attack in the Bridger-Teton National Forest in central Wyoming. Read more »

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'Living nightmare' almost over for daughters as MacNeill is sentenced in abuse case

Martin MacNeill was sentenced Monday to one to 15 years in prison for sexually abusing his adult daughter in 2007. She called him a "monster" Monday and says she's anxious to finally see him... Read more »

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6 killed, 15 wounded in east Ukraine city

Shelling killed six people and wounded 15 others in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk, the city council said Monday — the worst reported violence since a cease-fire between Russian-backed... Read more »

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Oklahoma City bombing memorial adds new exhibits

A key piece of evidence, hundreds of oral testimonies and new artifacts were unveiled Monday at the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum dedicated to the deadly 1995 bombing. Read more »

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$13K restitution ordered in Banksy defacement case

A California man pleaded guilty Monday to defacing two Park City murals believed to have been done by the mysterious British graffiti artist Banksy. Read more »

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Trial set for Utah man accused in police bomb plot

A Utah man charged with wanting to kill police officers and bomb a police station in Tremonton is scheduled to go on trial in two months. Read more »

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Decades later, Vietnam soldiers get Medal of Honor

Two Vietnam War soldiers — one still living, one killed in action — received the Medal of Honor in a White House ceremony on Monday, nearly 50 years after they threw themselves into... Read more »

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Ogden couple killed in murder-suicide identified

Police have released the names of an Ogden man and his estranged wife who were involved in a murder-suicide on Friday. Read more »

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Six arrested in wild Utah County kidnapping; more arrests expected

Utah County sheriff's deputies spent all day and night Sunday sorting through the details of a bizarre kidnapping scenario that stretched across a large area of the county. Read more »

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