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Decision 2014: Election Night Results


WWII plane pulled from Hudson after crash that killed pilot

Police divers and Army Corps of Engineers personnel retrieved the wreckage of a World War II plane from the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey on Saturday after the vintage aircraft... Read more »

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Skateboarder dies after being shot in apparent West Valley road rage incident

A skateboard rider was shot and killed shortly before 2 p.m. Saturday after a confrontation with occupants of a pickup truck stopped for a red light at 3500 S. 5600 West, West Valley Police said. Read more »

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Your stolen car is returned, what next? Get it inspected for meth, police warn

Police are warning owners of stolen vehicles to get them checked for possible drug residue once they've been returned. Many car thieves have drug habits and use the substances in the stolen vehicles. Read more »

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Search for missing teen resumes on Northern California coast

Crews resumed their search along a Northern California creek for a teenage girl who was last seen being abducted by an armed acquaintance in Vallejo, about 65 miles south from the area being... Read more »

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Police: NBA guard Dejean-Jones fatally shot in Dallas

New Orleans Pelicans rookie Bryce Dejean-Jones was fatally shot after breaking down the door to a Dallas apartment, authorities said Saturday. Read more »

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Italian, Irish, German ships save more than 650 migrants

Italian coast guard and navy ships, aided by Irish and German vessels as well as humanitarian organizations, saved 668 migrants from smugglers' boats in distress in the Mediterranean off Libya on... Read more »

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NASA slowly inflating new room at space station on 2nd try

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In business and politics, Trump stokes internal rivalries

When Donald Trump acquired a pair of Atlantic City casinos in the mid-1980s, he pitted his managers against each other in a ferocious competition over everything from booking entertainers to... Read more »

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DOD uses undisclosed files to defend sex assault testimony

The Pentagon is relying on information it won't make public to dispute an Associated Press investigation that found the military misled Congress about sexual assault cases to blunt support for... Read more »

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Putin visits Russian Orthodox monastic community in Greece

Russian President Vladimir Putin visited a Russian Orthodox monastery Saturday on the northern Greek peninsula of Mount Athos as part of a two-day visit touted by the Greek government as a chance... Read more »

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Children fight to live after lightning hits 11 in Paris park

Eight children and three adults were struck by lightning Saturday in a Paris park after a sudden spring storm sent a bolt crashing down upon a children's birthday party, a spokesman for Paris' fire... Read more »

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Watch: Mormon missionaries rescue kitten from storm drain (+video)

Elders Allen and Lacusta jumped to the rescue when they heard a kitten's cries for help. Read more »

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SpaceX lands another rocket after satellite delivery

SpaceX pulled off another rocket landing Friday, the third in just under two months. Read more »

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UN health agency rejects Rio Olympics postponement call

The World Health Organization says there is "no public health justification" for postponing or canceling the Rio de Janeiro Olympics because of the Zika outbreak. Read more »

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Chinese developer Wanda opens theme park to take on Disney

China's largest private property developer, the Wanda Group, opened an entertainment complex on Saturday that it's positioning as a distinctly homegrown rival to Disney and its $5.5 billion... Read more »

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IS militants fight rebels in north Syria strongholds

Islamic State militants entered a Syrian opposition stronghold in the country's north on Saturday, clashing with rebels on the edges of the town as the extremist group built on its most significant... Read more »

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US naval, air maneuvers become 'new normal' in Asia Pacific

American ships and fighter jets maneuvering across the South China Sea and the Sea of Japan represent the "new normal" in U.S.-Pacific relations despite rising tensions with China and Moscow. Read more »

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AP-NORC Poll finds bare confidence in government, elections

Few Americans have much confidence in the U.S. political system, the government in general, or in either political party. Read more »

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Atomic bomb survivors feel wonder, doubt after Obama visit

The survivors of the world's first atomic bomb attack are used to hearing grand vows to rid the world of nuclear weapons. They just don't usually come directly from the leader of the country that... Read more »

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Probe underway into fatal river crash of vintage WWII plane

Police divers were expected to begin raising the wreckage Saturday of a vintage World War II plane that crashed into the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey, killing the pilot. Read more »

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7-year-old cancer survivor attends prom with sister

Heads turned as Sha'nayia Johnson walked through the Riverboat on the Potomac in a white satin gown with a long train and crystal accents winking under the lights. Read more »

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Idea for Burt's Bees land to become park becoming partisan

A congressional field hearing in the coming week on a proposal to create a national monument in northern Maine underscores how partisan lines have been drawn as Republican lawmakers try to rein in... Read more »

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If cells could talk, married couples' would be finishing each other's sentences

Longtime couples are in sync with each other, not only emotionally but physically. Research shows how we grow more like our spouses biologically. Read more »

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Why one mom sends her kids to summer camp

A recent column in The Washington Post explores why time spent with nature is a crucial part of a good childhood. Read more »

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Where do you turn when it comes time to make a major life decision?

U.S. adults are more likely to turn to family, professionals, prayer and their own research than religious leaders when they need help making a major decision. Read more »

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5 apps to cut the cost of your family vacation

With summer approaching and Memorial Day weekend underway, children will be out of school and vacation season will be in full swing. Here are the five best apps to save parents money and make... Read more »

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San Juan County Commissioner appeals conviction for 2014 ATV protest ride

San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman filed an appeal Friday, saying the court was wrong to convict him of an illegal ATV protest ride. Read more »

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Death on Everest leads to risky effort to recover bodies

The mountain is speckled with corpses. Read more »

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Former Springville High student charged with threat of terrorism

An 18-year-old Springville man was charged Friday for allegedly making online threats of a terrorism attack at Springville High on May 19. Read more »

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Trump tells California 'there is no drought'

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump told California voters Friday that he can solve their water crisis, declaring, "There is no drought." Read more »

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'Shield' actor's words used against him in murder trial

An actor who played a police officer on TV show "The Shield" is guilty of murder because of remarks he made about the killing to detectives, his brother-in-law and in text messages to his dead... Read more »

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How Alibaba won, and lost, a friend in Washington

In 2011, a respected anti-counterfeiting coalition in Washington escalated its fight against the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, saying that its websites served as a 24-hour market "for... Read more »

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Man with fake gun subdued at Park City hospital, official says

A man caused a brief scare Friday when he attempted to pull from his waistband what turned out to be a fake gun at Park City Medical Center, hospital officials said. Read more »

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Salt Lake City fire chief plans to retire this fall

To some city leaders' surprise, Salt Lake Fire Chief Brian Dale has announced he will be retiring this fall. Read more »

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Are Utahns tiring of Mitt Romney challenging Donald Trump?

Mitt Romney said he's critical of presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump so he "can sleep at night," but some Utahns may be growing tired of him challenging a fellow Republican. Read more »

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Lunar rock escorted to downtown vault for Clark Planetarium renovation

The moon rock at Clark Planetarium was moved to a Zions Bank vault in preparation for summer construction of new exhibits. Read more »

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Why the University of Miami plans to hire a scholar of atheism

Around 3 percent of Americans identify as atheist and an additional 15.8 percent don't affiliate with a particular religion. Read more »

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Manti senior conquers classes and cancer

Kelsie Albee learned more during her senior year than most of her classmates will in their lifetimes. When school started last fall, she was at Primary Children’s Hospital, having been... Read more »

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Man accused of murdering wife to be released from jail

Arrangements were made Friday to release a man from the Weber County Jail, five days after police arrested him for investigation of aggravated murder in the death of his wife. Investigators say... Read more »

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Text of Obama's speech at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park

President Barack Obama's remarks Friday at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park about the U.S. atomic bombing, the legacy of World War II and nuclear weapons, as delivered: Read more »

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State, education leaders gear up for summer deliberation as school year ends

School's out for several school districts across the Wasatch Front, but state lawmakers plan to address several education issues during their interim meetings over the summer, such as testing,... Read more »

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Episcopal clergy go orange against gun violence

Orange isn’t a traditional liturgical color in the Episcopal Church. But on Sunday, June 5, Episcopal clergy across the country are planning to wear orange stoles in a stand against gun... Read more »

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What Utah voters need to know for the 2016 primaries

Regardless of whether voters intend to vote by mail or in person, they will have to navigate a handful of specific deadlines in order to keep their votes eligible for the upcoming June 28 primaries. Read more »

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Ex-BYU student convicted in meth lab case arrested in similar Salt Lake case

A former BYU student who originally claimed he was making soap but was later convicted of operating a clandestine laboratory was arrested again Friday for investigation of a similar offense. Read more »

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In a red state, the culture war shifts

In one of the reddest of the red states, appeals to traditional values have long resonated with many voters. Read more »

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1 killed, 1 in extremely critical condition after 3-car crash in Vernal

One person died and another was critically injured Friday in a three-vehicle crash in Vernal, according to the Utah Highway Patrol. Read more »

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Photos: Memorial honors those who donated bodies to U.

Patrica Laissez gets emotional during a memorial service in Salt Lake City on Friday for those who donated their bodies to the University of Utah School of Medicine. Read more »

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Libertarian Gary Johnson to never-Trumpers: 'I'm it'

with the Republican Party facing the prospect of a Donald Trump presidency, Libertarian presidential hopeful Gary Johnson could be a factor in 2016. Read more »

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Polygamous leader asks again to be let out of jail

A high-ranking polygamous sect leader accused of helping orchestrate a multimillion-dollar food stamp fraud scheme says he should be let out of jail since the trial has been pushed back to October. Read more »

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Feds announce $10 million for wildfire projects in 12 states

Interior Secretary Sally Jewell on Tuesday toured a massive wildfire rehabilitation effort in southwest Idaho that's part of the federal government's new wildfire strategy. Read more »

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