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This week in history: Henry Clay calls for the Compromise of 1850

On Jan. 29, 1850, Senator Henry Clay called for a series of laws to mollify both North and South after California applied to be admitted to the Union as a free state. The legislation only succeeded... Read more »

Family

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Magna man facing felony charges after hoax bomb vest scare

A man arrested in an intense police operation after he allegedly robbed a bank while wearing a fake explosive vest now faces felony charges. Read more »

Utah

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Carmen Rasmusen Herbert: Every drop of spiritual sustenance counts

When it seems my world has caved in on me, I let myself have a small breakdown. Then I pick up my scriptures and begin to add more oil to my lamp, one verse, one talk, one prayer at a time. Those... Read more »

Faith

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Dick Harmon: BYU hoops should start employing the Kresimir Cosic card by recruiting in Europe

For decades, BYU basketball has almost ignored perhaps a potential recruiting edge in Europe. The Cougars should utilize the fame of former legend Kresimir Cosic and recruit European talent. Read more »

Sports

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'Life-changing' program for families battles poverty

The next step for addressing intergenerational poverty in Utah will be an educational initiative, says Sen. Aaron Osmond Read more »

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McDonald's CEO steps down as sales decline

McDonald's CEO Don Thompson is stepping down as the world's biggest hamburger chain fights to hold onto customers and transform its image. Read more »

U.S. & World

2 hours ago

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Failed resort embittered friends, Marc Jenson says of conflicting testimonies

Even as Marc Sessions Jenson was establishing an office and marketing exclusive memberships for proposed ski and golf resort, there was evidence of problems with a major investor. Read more »

Utah

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Utah ties have their part in Tom Brady's record-setting number of Super Bowl appearances

Jordan Devey blocks for him. Bobby Wagner will be trying to chase him down. And Chad Lewis was there the last time he won a Super Bowl. What do these Utah ties have to say about veteran quarterback... Read more »

Sports

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Technology would help teachers give faster feedback to students, lawmakers say

Legislators unanimously recommended a bill for House approval Wednesday that would avail English and writing teachers of computer programs to help them give more timely feedback on their students'... Read more »

Utah

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The Clean Cut: LDS 'Voice' contestant releases 'Irreplaceable' music video

Although she was eliminated after making it to the top 20 on NBC's "The Voice," Madilyn Paige shares what she has learned from her experience on the hit television show in her new music video,... Read more »

Family

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Study: Utah's decaying local roads require more funding

City and county officials convened Wednesday to discuss the findings of a new study that shows a drastic need for more local road funding across Utah. Read more »

Utah

4 hours ago

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