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LDS leaders respond to reaction over their call to balance gay, religious rights

Elder Dallin H. Oaks and Elder D. Todd Christofferson rejected criticism Thursday that the LDS Church's position seeking fairness for both LGBT and religious people is an effort to discriminate,... Read more »

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Does Herbert prefer Salt Lake site for prison? Lawmaker backs off claim

Rep. David Lifferth, R-Eagle Mountain, backed off statements Friday he made on his blog suggesting that Gov. Gary Herbert prefers a site near the Salt Lake City International Airport for a new... Read more »

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State GOP chairman wants caucus, not a primary

Utah Republican Party Chairman James Evans said Friday the party plans to hold a caucus instead of a primary election next year to choose the Republican nominee for president. Read more »

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Charter students celebrate their choice in education with Utah lawmakers

Hundreds of charter school children and their teachers gathered at the state Capitol Friday to meet lawmakers and to celebrate the chance to choose their own education path in Utah. Read more »

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Salt Lake County Jail employee killed in Taylorsville crash

A veteran employee of the Salt Lake County Jail was killed in a traffic crash Friday. Read more »

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Police: Wrong-way driver threatened to shoot officer

A man police say drove the wrong way down a one-way street and then threatened to shoot the investigating officer was arrested Friday. Read more »

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Internationally known violist to perform with Gifted Music School

Students at the Gifted Music School will perform their winter concert with internationally known violist Roberto Diaz, Jan. 31 at 5 p.m. Read more »

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Utahn among 'Devil's Brigade' to receive Congressional Gold Medal

A Utah veteran who fought in an elite commando unit during World War II will posthumously receive the Congressional Gold Medal Tuesday, along with the rest of the force. Read more »

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Rep. Jason Chaffetz vows pursuit of facts on Benghazi

U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz said Friday he won't give up his pursuit of the facts about the deadly attack in Benghazi, Libya, even though the committee he chairs isn't involved in the investigation. Read more »

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Democratic lawmakers see religious freedom, nondiscrimination as separate issues

Democratic lawmakers aren't keen on the idea of folding anti-discrimination and religious freedom proposals into one bill. Read more »

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West Jordan offers shredding, e-waste recycling

West Jordan residents can bring up to two “banker's boxes” of paper for shredding and residential electronic waste next weekend. Read more »

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Alpine seeks to fill City Council vacancy

Alpine has announced a vacancy on the City Council created by the resignation of Mel Clement, who will be leaving on a mission for the LDS Church. Read more »

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Utah lawmakers hear latest plea for tighter regulations: steeper tax on e-cigarettes

Utah lawmakers hear a plea to increase tax and regulation on electronic cigarettes. Use among Utah teens has doubled in the last two years, even though the product is not supposed to be available... Read more »

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The Force is strong with this one: Panel with Star Wars' Carrie Fisher added to FanX lineup

With Salt Lake Comic Con's second FanX event underway, organizers announced that Star Wars icon Carrie Fisher will be speaking at a 30-minute panel on the convention's final day. Read more »

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I-15 lane splits to extend to 2600 South in Bountiful

The Utah Department of Transportation is advising motorists that lane splits presently in place on I-15 in South Davis County will extend to 2600 South beginning Tuesday, Feb. 3. Read more »

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Grants awarded toward purchase of electric vehicles

A state agency is awarding grants to several entities that will enable them to purchase clean fuel vehicles. Read more »

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Officers from various jurisdictions help Park City police during Sundance

The Sundance Film Festival brings in film industry insiders from all over the world, and the population of Park City explodes, along with the number of calls to police. Read more »

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Committee deliberating Utah State Fairpark's future

Utah State Fairpark representatives again asked the state to extend the fairgrounds' lease Friday, saying it would secure the future of the park for another 40 years. Read more »

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West Valley man killed, woman critically injured in accident

A West Valley man was killed and a woman was critically injured Friday following a violent crash in West Valley City. Read more »

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Millcreek couple tied up for 2 1/2 hours in home invasion, police say

Police were looking Friday for up to four people who broke into a Millcreek apartment and left a couple tied up for more than two hours while ransacking their home. Read more »

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7 unique adventure dates for two, on the cheap

Have a fun date with a special someone by taking advantage of one of these great deals. Read more »

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2 bills seek more hunting, fishing opportunities for Utah youth

Two bills were recommended unanimously for House approval on Thursday that would expand hunting and fishing opportunities for young Utahns. Read more »

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Biker critically injured in Washington Terrace accident

A 31-year-old man was hospitalized in critical condition after being thrown from his dirt bike in a Washington Terrace intersection. Read more »

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Sundance Film Festival's roots go back more than 30 years

As the Sundance Film Festival touts its 30th year, let's also celebrate its roots that date back even further. Read more »

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Jury in fraud case deliberating fate of ex-millionaire Marc Jenson

A jury is deliberating whether Marc Jenson, a key figure in the cases against Mark Shurtleff and John Swallow, is guilty of fraud and money laundering after a ritzy ski and golf resort he was... Read more »

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