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Utah Symphony gets standing ovation at N.Y.'s Carnegie Hall

The Utah Symphony received a standing ovation during its Friday night performance at New York's famed Carnegie Hall. The symphony is commemorating its 75th anniversary and launched the season at... Read more »

April 30, 2016

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Salt Lake festival shares Japanese culture and traditions

Kanako Ford plays a koto before a tea ceremony at the 11th annual Nihon Matsuri Japan Festival in Salt Lake City on Saturday. Read more »

April 30, 2016

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Garland man dies after falling 75 feet in Logan Canyon

A Garland man is dead after falling while rock climbing in Cache County. Read more »

April 30, 2016

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Man killed in officer-involved shooting in Utah County

Authorities said a 33-year old Utah County man was shot and killed after he charged at a deputy with a knife. Officials said the deputy fired at least two shots, striking the man in the head and body. Read more »

April 30, 2016

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Sinclair celebrates a century in business

The Sinclair Oil Corp. has endured some of the nation’s most challenging economic times to hold its current place among the more successful petroleum producers in American history. The... Read more »

April 30, 2016

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Provo transit project set to begin, despite public concern

Plans to build a dedicated bus transit line in Provo and Orem are moving right along, but not without some criticism from local residents. Opponents want to bring the project up for a public vote,... Read more »

April 30, 2016

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Charges: Man responsible for death of toddler despite claims that boy died falling down stairs

A child abuse case filed Friday alleges a Taylorsville man is criminally responsible for the death of his girlfriend's 19-month-old son last fall despite the man's claims that the boy died from a... Read more »

April 30, 2016

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Former BYU, non-Mormon professor writes 'in defense' of school's honor code

Several national publications, including the New York Times, have addressed the issue of BYU's honor code and how it influences the reporting of sexual assaults at the Provo school. Read more »

April 30, 2016

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KeyBank collecting books through May 9

KeyBank is hosting a book drive through May 9 to collect new or gently used books for local elementary school students. Read more »

April 30, 2016

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Utah Opera to explore love in Mozart's 'Marriage of Figaro'

Utah Opera is preparing to finish its 2015-16 season with Mozart's "The Marriage of Figaro," which will run May 7-15 at Capitol Theatre. Read more »

April 30, 2016

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Broadway composer Frank Wildhorn visits Pioneer Theatre Company ahead of U.S. professional premiere of musical 'The Count of Monte Cristo'

Broadway composer Frank Wildhorn recently paid a visit to Pioneer Theatre Company as it was preparing to stage the U.S. professional premiere of his musical "The Count of Monte Cristo." The show... Read more »

April 30, 2016

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Fire rips through restaurant at Solitude Mountain Resort

The Roundhouse restaurant at Solitude Mountain Resort went up in flames Friday afternoon, causing problems for firefighters who had at first had no water access at the building, fire authorities said. Read more »

April 29, 2016

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Salt Lake County officials stand against racism, celebrate diversity

Salt Lake County employees and community members celebrated the fourth annual Stand Against Racism event Friday. Utah was one of 36 states that participated in the event. Read more »

April 29, 2016

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Family frustrated with lack of charges in mysterious triple killing

The investigation into the 2014 disappearance of three men, presumed to be dead and likely murdered, has been completed for months, police say. The victims' families are frustrated that no charges... Read more »

April 29, 2016

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Battle over ozone standard latest states-federal conflict

Alan Matheson, executive director of the Utah Department of Environmental Quality, testified earlier this month before the U.S. House Energy and Power Subcommittee on the serious consequences... Read more »

April 29, 2016

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Smithfield man stabbed father to death after inviting him to home, police say

A Smithfield man who police say invited his father to his house was arrested for investigation of murder after police say he stabbed his father multiple times in the neck. Read more »

April 29, 2016

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Photos: Charter school students plant 4 trees for Arbor Day

Students from the Open Classroom charter school in Salt Lake City plant four silver linden trees in celebration of Arbor Day. Read more »

April 29, 2016

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Salt Lake man charged in brutal hammer attack on girlfriend

A Salt Lake man who police say attacked his girlfriend with a hammer and threatened to bury her in the backyard was charged Friday with attempted murder. Read more »

April 29, 2016

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Driver charged with hitting motorcyclist, hiding marijuana

A Salt Lake man was charged Friday with trying to hide a baggie of marijuana after crashing into and killing a motorcyclist. Read more »

April 29, 2016

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Chaffetz attorney calls FEC complaint claims 'false and misleading'

A lawyer for Rep. Jason Chaffetz said Friday the Utah Republican's primary opponent, Chia-Chi Teng, made "demonstrably false and misleading" claims in a request for a Federal Election Commission... Read more »

April 29, 2016

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UDOT to resurface 4700 South from I-15 to I-215

The Utah Department of Transportation is resurfacing 4700 South from I-15 to I-215. Construction will continue through July. Read more »

April 29, 2016

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Nebo changes day for districtwide collaboration time

Nebo’s districtwide collaboration day will change to Monday instead of Wednesday beginning in the 2016-17 school year. Read more »

April 29, 2016

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Peruvian Park educator is Canyons Teacher of the Year

Canyons School District named Gretchen Murray, an educator at Peruvian Park Elementary, as its 2016 Teacher of the Year during a celebration Tuesday. Read more »

April 29, 2016

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BYU to test Am. Fork soil as part of environmental study

American Fork has announced it is participating in a scientific environmental study being conducted by researchers at BYU. Read more »

April 29, 2016

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Work-life thought leader to address U. graduates

Anne-Marie Slaughter, a Princeton professor, foreign policy expert and work-life balance thought leader, will deliver the University of Utah’s general commencement address on Thursday, May 5,... Read more »

April 29, 2016

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Inspectors' proactive approach reducing livestock thefts in Utah

Utah may be well past its pioneer era, but a crime from the days of the Wild West still rears its head on the Beehive State’s open range. Read more »

April 29, 2016

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Brewvies wants judge to stop DABC from enforcing Utah obscenity law

Brewvies Cinema Pub wants a federal judge to stop the Utah Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control from taking any action against the theater for allegedly violating a state obscenity law. Read more »

April 29, 2016

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Fortune reports: BYU's cybersecurity team makes up more than half of women represented at championship

In an industry dominated by men, four LDS women helped their team win second place at the National Collegiate Cyber Defense Championship, the "Olympics of college-level cyber defense." Read more »

April 29, 2016

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Timpanogos Cave to get new visitor center after 25 years

The Timpanogos Cave National Monument in American Fork will be getting a new visitor center to replace the one destroyed by a fire 25 years ago. Read more »

April 29, 2016

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Highland marking Arbor Day with planting project, tree sale

Highland will celebrate Arbor Day on Saturday with a tree-planting project and tree sale. Read more »

April 29, 2016

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Scam targets families of LDS missionaries

The state Department of Commerce has received a report of a scam artist calling grandparents of LDS missionaries with a ploy that their grandchild was in trouble and needed them to send money.... Read more »

April 29, 2016

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2016 BYU Women's Conference: 'One in Charity'

More than 10,000 women from around the world from more than 13 countries and 48 states spent Thursday at BYU for classes and service projects as part of the 40th annual BYU Women's Conference. Read more »

April 28, 2016

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One man dead, another in police custody after stabbing in Smithfield

One man was dead and another man was in custody Thursday evening after a fatal stabbing in Smithfield, police said. Read more »

April 28, 2016

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UVU graduates charged with cultivating 'love of discovery'

In its 75th commencement Thursday, Utah Valley University awarded 5,409 degrees, up from 5,143 degrees last year. Read more »

April 28, 2016

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Police: Man who stole pricey guitars from two Utah stores arrested, instruments recovered

A man allegedly responsible for the theft of two pricey guitars this week from different stores was arrested Thursday and the instruments were recovered, police said. Read more »

April 28, 2016

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U.K. doctors embrace e-cigarettes as U.S. officials shy away

A report from the Royal College of Physicians summarized 10 years of data on e-cigarettes and tobacco and concluded that smokers should be urged to switch to e-cigarettes. Read more »

April 28, 2016

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Four semis, other vehicles crash on I-15 in stormy conditions near Beaver

Stormy weather caused a rapid series of wrecks Thursday afternoon about 10 miles south of Beaver, including four involving semitrailers, police said. Read more »

April 28, 2016

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Gov. Herbert met with lobbyists to ask for fundraising help in primary

Gov. Gary Herbert held a breakfast meeting with lobbyists to seek their help raising money for his primary election race but told them it was "not a quid pro quo situation," his campaign manager,... Read more »

April 28, 2016

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Families need to know of dying decision to donate organs

More than 1.5 million Utahns are registered as organ donors, but that decisions only makes a difference when family and friends know of that dying wish, according to Intermountain Donor Services... Read more »

April 28, 2016

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Utah can't arrest its way out of heroin, pain pill epidemic, authorities say

Federal authorities have prosecuted drug traffickers and pill doctors this year, but U.S. Attorney John Huber says going after dealers and doctors isn't the only way to stem the heroin epidemic in... Read more »

April 28, 2016

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Colorado man dies in fall from cliff in Garfield County

A Colorado man fell to his death while on a camping trip at the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, police said Thursday. Read more »

April 28, 2016

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LDS missionary Mason Wells returns home 37 days after Brussels bombing

More than five weeks after suffering second-degree burns and serious shrapnel injuries in the Brussels airport terrorist attack that wounded three other Mormon missionaries, Mason Wells returned to... Read more »

April 28, 2016

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4 men charged with theft, vandalism at Timpanogos Cave

Four men face federal charges for allegedly vandalizing a historic building and stealing rescue gear at Timpanogos Cave National Monument more than a year ago. Read more »

April 28, 2016

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Local entrepreneurs learn advantages of crowdfunding

About 300 entrepreneurs spent Thursday trying to learn what it would take to attract the financial interest necessary to help make their enterprise the next great Utah success story. They attended... Read more »

April 28, 2016

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Herriman residents voice frustration over proposed parking fee at reservoir

Dozens of Herriman residents voiced frustration Wednesday night over a proposal to add a fee for parking at Blackridge Reservoir. Read more »

April 28, 2016

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New test ordered for woman accused of leaving baby in trash

A Utah woman accused of leaving her newborn in the trash will undergo a new psychological test to see if she has any underlying mental illness that could be treated at the Utah State Hospital,... Read more »

April 28, 2016

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Photos: High school students have a blast at engineering competition

Weber State University's Andrew Deceuster launches a 3-D printed rocket made by Fremont High School's Caleb Ingram at the university's second annual Engineering Technology Open House in Ogden on... Read more »

April 28, 2016

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UTA ridership to the Capitol during legislative session up 56 percent over 2015

The Utah Transit Authority recorded almost 30,400 boardings from legislators, government employees, policymakers and citizens as they rode public transit to the Capitol during the 2016 Legislature. Read more »

April 28, 2016

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Alleged burglars, caretaker arrested following confrontation on Harvard Avenue

Police say a Salt Lake man wanting to protect his elderly mother-in-law's home from burglars went a little too far. Read more »

April 28, 2016

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Questar CEO to retire upon close of Dominion Resources merger

Questar Corp.’s board of directors has announced Chairman Ronald W. Jibson intends to retire upon the completion of the company’s merger with Dominion. Read more »

April 28, 2016

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