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Decision 2012: Election Night Results


Child poverty just dropped for the first time since 2000

Child poverty dropped for the first time in 13 years — but 14 million American kids still live in poverty. Read more »

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University of Utah entrepreneurship program ranked among best in nation

The David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah has been ranked as a top 25 school for entrepreneurship for the fourth straight year, according to a survey released Tuesday by the... Read more »

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Mom accused of stabbing two children charged with attempted murder

A West Valley City woman accused of stabbing her two children has been charged with attempted murder. Read more »

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Gov. Herbert reports $166 million budget surplus

The state announced a $166 million budget surplus Tuesday, thanks to both savings and growth. Read more »

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Love says commenting on Saratoga Springs shooting 'inappropriate'

Former Saratoga Springs Mayor Mia Love, a candidate for Utah's 4th District congressional seat, said Tuesday it would be "inappropriate" for her to comment on the deadly police shooting of a young... Read more »

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Statue of financial pioneer Marriner Eccles installed at state Capitol

A statue of Marriner S. Eccles, known as "the father of the federal reserve," was installed on the grounds of the Utah State Capitol on Tuesday. Read more »

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Leaders detail Utah's water challenges

A joint report to the Utah Water Development Commission described challenges faced by one of the state's most precious resources — from guarding against groundwater depletion, maintaining clean drinking water and ensure... Read more »

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Provo ranked 4th most educated city in website's analysis

A recent analysis from personal finance website WalletHub.com ranks Provo as the fourth most educated city for 2014. Read more »

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Wearing this one thing can help boost a woman's body image

A new British study concludes that for many Muslim women, the headscarf, or hijab, is correlated with a positive body image – whether the woman is very religious or not. Read more »

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Letter for sewer insurance isn't a scam, Salt Lake official says

Salt Lake City residents recently received a letter from the director of Salt Lake City Public Utilities Department for water and sewer insurance. The offer from HomeServe is confusing to some... Read more »

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Utah Court of Appeals overturns Ogden man's murder conviction

The Utah Court of Appeals has overturned the murder conviction of an Ogden man, saying the trial court excluded the testimonies of several key people in the case. Read more »

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Released Utah killer now faces cannibal allegations in Indiana

A man convicted of manslaughter and attempted murder in Utah 15 years ago now faces charges of fatally stabbing his girlfriend in Indiana and then mutilating her body, including cooking and eating... Read more »

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Police chief of Myton charged with stalking 3 women

Myton city's new police chief is the subject of a misdemeanor stalking investigation. Read more »

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Mormon neighbors help Catholic nuns with annual Carmelite Fair

People from an LDS congregation will help Catholic members set up for the annual Carmelite Fair, held at the Carmelite Monastery in Holladay. Read more »

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Man shot by police released from hospital, booked into jail

A man who was shot by police in August was released from the hospital and booked into jail on assault and other charges. Read more »

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Lehi trail next stop for Utah County Try a Trail

Hikers are invited to enjoy a trail with the Utah County commissioners and the Utah County Health Department. Read more »

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Salt Lake City is now 'Ski City USA' in new marketing campaign

Government, tourism and ski industry representatives unveiled Tuesday a new marketing campaign dubbing Salt Lake City — home to four world-class ski resorts — as "Ski City USA." Read more »

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Saratoga Springs police chief calls officer training 'top notch'

Saratoga Springs Police Chief Andy Burton defended his officers Tuesday in light of a controversial shooting death, saying they are all extremely well trained. Read more »

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Jay Evensen: U2's 'free' album highlights online insecurities

You can change passwords, but you can’t hide. There is no app for this fiscal insecurity. Read more »

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Transportation and community planning meetings set for Utah County

Utah County residents and interested individuals are invited to learn about air quality, road and highway improvements, new community development and transit plans at a series of open houses. Read more »

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BLM oil leases spark protest from environmental groups

More than two dozen parcels in eastern Utah up for potential oil and gas development are being officially protested by the Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance and other environmental groups that... Read more »

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Theater review: PTC's 'Spelling Bee' buzzes with gleeful humor

Pioneer Theatre Company opens its season with a sparkling production of the comedy-filled 'Spelling Bee' that prompts not only guffaws and chuckles, but deep belly laughs as well. Read more »

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Governor appoints Kara Pettit to 3rd District Court

Gov. Gary Herbert has appointed Kara L. Pettit to fill a vacancy on the 3rd District Court. Subject to Senate confirmation, Petit will fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Terry... Read more »

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3 South Jordan siblings battling rare disease where food could kill them

Three South Jordan siblings suffer from a rare white blood cell disorder that makes eating a life or death proposition. Friends and family are trying to raise money for genetic testing and treatment. Read more »

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Man killed in Carbon County mine incident

One man was killed in Carbon County early Tuesday in what company officials are calling a mining accident involving an operator whose oversight of a Utah mine spawned industry-wide reforms. Read more »

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