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Obama signs new executive order protecting gay and transgender employees; no religious exemption

President Obama's July 21 executive order adding sexual orientation and gender identity to a list of conditions on which federal contractors may not discriminate when hiring may not impact... Read more »

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In Our Lovely Deseret: Who were the first 3 women to enter the Salt Lake Valley?

Who were the first women to enter the Salt Lake Valley? Why were they chosen? What were they like? When Brigham Young led the first company of 148, these three women were a boon and a blessing. Read more »

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National Edition

D.C. Circuit Court limits Obamacare funds, White House hopes to appeal the ruling

A three-judge panel at the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that the Affordable Care Act cannot provide subsidies to millions enrolled under the federal health care exchange because the law,... Read more »

Linda & Richard Eyre: What we can all learn from arranged marriages

Most Americans react negatively to the idea of an arranged marriage. The thought creates a mental picture of a young couple forced to wed by controlling families. But much of the world sees it... Read more »

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What life was like for the Mormon pioneers after entering the Salt Lake Valley

In late July 1847, the Mormon pioneers gazed at the Salt Lake Valley, which would be a home to thousands of the Saints. They built homes, shops, schools and churches, but in only 11 years they were... Read more »

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National Edition

Leaving your child alone in public? Better be careful you don't get in trouble for neglect

Parents need to be careful with their children these days—not for the safety of the children, but for the well-being of the parent. More parents are facing arrests and court battles for... Read more »

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LDS Church News

90 Vietnamese Latter-day Saints travel to YSA conference in Cambodia

More than 90 young single adults attended the YSA conference in Cambodia June 2014. Read more »

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The original BCS busters: Looking back at Utah's Fiesta Bowl championship season

As Utes prepare for 10th season since becoming the original BCS busters, coaches and players reflect on historic campaign. Read more »

Sports

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'Batkid Begins' documentary inspired by 5-year-old boy who beat cancer

As of last week, an Indigogo campaign for a documentary to be titled "Batkid Begins" went live, asking to raise $100,000 to tell the story of Miles Scott, a 5-year-old boy who beat leukemia. Read more »

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Obama nominee Robert McDonald pledges to 'transform' VA

President Barack Obama's choice to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs pledged Tuesday to transform the beleaguered agency, saying that "systematic failures" must be addressed. Read more »

U.S. & World

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Utah's better BCS buster, 2004 or 2008?

Utes capped undefeated seasons with major bowl victories over Pittsburgh and Alabama. Read more »

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Z'Tejas closing after 13 years at The Gateway

One of the original restaurants at The Gateway will serve its last meal in Salt Lake City early next month. Z’Tejas Southwestern Grill announced Tuesday it will be closing its Utah location... Read more »

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