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Decision 2012: Election Night Results


Sci-fi once predicted the future, but has it become stale?

For a genre that predicted the existence of some technologies that are now staples to daily life, some are saying science fiction has become too predictable or driven by digital effects. Read more »

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Security breached: Intruder gets into White House through the front door

A man jumped over the fence of the White House on Friday and made it through the front door before officers managed to apprehend him, just minutes after President Barack Obama had departed, the... Read more »

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NAACP talks training, transparency and use of force with 10 Utah police agencies

When it comes to policing in Utah, several law enforcement leaders and members of the NAACP see eye to eye on many issues. Read more »

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Catholic Diocese of Salt Lake City honors legal and health professionals

The Catholic Diocese of Salt Lake City is keeping with its tradition of honoring legal and health professionals with separate masses. 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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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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The ghosts under our feet: 88 modern/historical photos show Salt Lake then and now

Since 1847, buildings in Salt Lake City have been built, demolished and replaced, cars and clothing have changed and streetcars have been replaced with TRAX. Read more »

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Turkey: 49 hostages seized by Islamic militants have been freed

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said Saturday that 49 Turkish hostages who were seized by Islamic militants in Iraq have been freed and safely returned to Turkey, ending Turkey's most... Read more »

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AP Exclusive: CIA halts spying in Europe

The CIA has curbed spying on friendly governments in Western Europe in response to the furor over a German caught selling secrets to the United States and the Edward Snowden revelations of... Read more »

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Photos: Elton John brings 'All The Hits' to Utah

Sir Elton John performed Friday night at the Maverik Center in West Valley City as part of his "All The Hits" tour. Read more »

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Tipped tanker, potential chemical spill closes roads near Hill Air Force Base

A tipped tanker caused a chemical spill scare and traffic delays near Hill Air Force Base on Friday. Read more »

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California GOP kicks off convention with focus on diversity

California Republicans are looking to put a new face on their party after decades of declining registration in a state that increasingly leans to the left politically. Read more »

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Police release names of officers involved in Saratoga Springs shooting; family still alleges racial profiling

The Saratoga Springs Police Department released Friday the names of two officers involved in a shooting that killed 22-year-old Darrien Hunt last week. Hunt's family continues to accuse the... 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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Entrada Adult High School hosting open house

Entrada Adult High School is hosting an open house and barbecue for prospective students Wednesday. Read more »

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Motorcyclist critically injured in Roosevelt crash

A 22-year-old motorcyclist was critically injured Friday on U.S. 40 in Roosevelt when the driver of a welding truck made a left turn in front of him, police said. Read more »

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Theater preview: 'Nice Work' an homage to classic musicals with a 'modern twist'

“The intent was to make a musical that felt like a classic and also felt new and fresh at the same time,” said David Eggers, director-choreographer of the “Nice Work If You Can... Read more »

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Few fireworks in first Texas governor's debate

Democrat Wendy Davis came out swinging against Republican Greg Abbott over classroom funding and women in their first debate Friday night, but uncomfortably skirted whether she supported President... Read more »

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Florida town knew man police say killed daughter, 6 grandchildren had a troubled past

Most people in this rural, north Florida community seemed to know about the Spirit family's troubled and tragic past. 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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Buffer zone agreed on in Ukrainian peace talks

Negotiators in Ukrainian peace talks agreed early Saturday to create a buffer zone to separate government troops and pro-Russian militants and withdraw heavy weapons and foreign fighters in order... Read more »

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Ambush suspect could be aided by dense woods

He could be anywhere. Crouching behind boulders the size of tractor trailers. Concealing himself in a cave. Taking cover in thick brush. Read more »

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Glossary of extremists in Mideast and Africa

nt Barack Obama presses ahead with his campaign to diminish and eventually defeat Islamic State group extremists in Iraq and Syria, but the list of radical Islamic elements the United States and... Read more »

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After vote to stay in UK, Scots must heal divide

Following a long night that brought floods of relief for some and bitter disappointment for others, Scotland awoke with a hangover Friday after voting to reject independence. Read more »

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Syrian Kurds fleeing IS group cross into Turkey

Several thousand Syrians, most of them Kurds, crossed into Turkey on Friday to find refuge from Islamic State militants who have barreled through dozens of Kurdish villages in northern Syria in the... Read more »

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