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Clinton: GOP presidential hopefuls threaten small-business jobs

Hillary Rodham Clinton says Republicans in Congress and GOP presidential hopefuls are threatening tens of thousands...

Sen. Mike Lee pushing for vote on USA Freedom Act

Sen. Mike Lee is pushing for legislation to end the National Security Agency's bulk collection of Americans' phone records before the Patriot Act expires a week from Sunday. Read more »

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Photo gallery: 100 immigrants become U.S. citizens

One hundred immigrants, from 40 countries, took the oath of allegiance and became U.S. citizens Friday at the U.S. District Courthouse in Salt Lake City. Read more »

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California OKs farmers' historic offer of 25 percent voluntary water cut

California regulators have accepted a historic offer by farmers to make a 25 percent voluntary water cut to avoid deeper mandatory losses during the drought. Read more »

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Obama: Iran nuclear deal 'will have my name on it'

President Barack Obama said Friday he "forcefully" objects to suggestions that policy differences between his administration and the Israeli government signal his lack of support for the longtime... Read more »

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Demilitarizing the cops: States retool police training

When prosecutor Dan Satterberg used to visit Washington state's police academy, the seas would part before him. Recruits would snap to attention, backs to the walls, and allow him to pass. Read more »

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Hundreds protest Washington police shooting of 2 unarmed men

Hundreds of people marched peacefully in Washington state's capital city to protest a police shooting that wounded two unarmed stepbrothers suspected of trying to steal beer from a grocery store. Read more »

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O'Malley to campaign in Iowa hours after 2016 announcement

Once he announces his presidential decision, Martin O'Malley will waste no time in getting himself to Iowa. Read more »

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VA must find millions to finish troubled Denver hospital

Construction crews are returning to work at the veterans hospital outside Denver after a last-minute deal with congressional leaders avoided a shutdown of the half-finished project. Read more »

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Poland presidential vote could bring return to turbulence

Presidential candidate Andrzej Duda is a new face in Polish politics, but he may herald a return to an older era when his right-wing party held power. Read more »

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AP Interview: $100 billion Saudi city to be ready by 2035

A $100 billion city-from-scratch in Saudi Arabia is to be completed by 2035 and will serve as the main logistics and manufacturing hub for countries on the Red Sea, the world's "largest new... Read more »

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Ireland votes on gay marriage; Catholic leaders opposed

Ireland's voters were deciding Friday whether to legalize gay marriage in this once-staunchly Catholic land in what the government's equality minister called "a referendum like no other." Read more »

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US consumer prices up a slight 0.1 percent in April

U.S. consumer prices were up slightly in April, but overall gains were held back by another decline in energy costs that offset the biggest one-month jump in medical care in eight years. Read more »

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Winds, choppy seas slow cleanup of California oil spill

Weather has slowed cleanup efforts at the site of an oil spill that fouled a California shoreline. Read more »

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A.G. Sean Reyes took donation from 1-800 Contacts

Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes accepted a $5,000 campaign donation from a contact lens seller based in the state after his office began defending a new law that critics say was written at the... Read more »

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Report, summit show energy development fueling billions in Utah

Utah's energy development sector and related businesses took center stage at the Governor's Energy Summit in Salt Lake City. At the same time, a new report was released showing energy and... Read more »

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Jill Parrish confirmed as new federal judge in Utah

The U.S. Senate unanimously confirmed Utah Supreme Court Justice Jill Parrish as federal judge Thursday. Read more »

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Sen. Orrin Hatch calls HBO story on dietary supplements 'inaccurate'

Sen. Orrin Hatch is rebutting an HBO "Real Sports" story that ties him and a law he championed to several soldiers who died after taking dietary supplements sold on their bases. Read more »

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Senate Democrats demand more money for Amtrak repair backlog

Senate Democrats are demanding more money for Amtrak so the railroad can tackle a $21 billion backlog in repair and replacement projects. Read more »

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Irish premier: 'Create history' by voting for gay marriage

Prime Minister Enda Kenny is urging Ireland's voters to support the legalization of gay marriage in a referendum that pits the power of the Catholic Church against his secular-minded government. Read more »

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Utah lawmakers debate police use of body cameras

How or whether the state should govern the use of police body cameras will be subject of much debate among Utah legislators and law enforcement over the next few months. Read more »

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VA nearly out of cash for half-done, budget-busting hospital

A budget-busting veterans hospital in Denver is mired in an embarrassing scandal as the VA struggles to persuade skeptical lawmakers to keep the money flowing. Read more »

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Obama's trade agenda clears key Senate hurdle

President Barack Obama's trade agenda cleared a key Senate hurdle and advanced toward passage on Thursday despite the strong opposition of most Democrats. Read more »

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Burundi: 2 killed in protests against president's 3rd term

Two protesters in Burundi were shot dead Thursday, said the Red Cross, as pitched battles in the capital escalated between police and demonstrators opposed to President Pierre Nkurunziza's bid for... Read more »

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US, Cuba push to finalize talks on re-establishing embassies

American and Cuban officials are trying to complete talks to re-establish embassies in each other's capitals after a half-century interruption. Read more »

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Oil sopped up from California coast rises to 7,700 gallons

Officials say more than 7,700 gallons of oil has been raked, skimmed and vacuumed from a spill that stretches across 9 miles of California coast — just a fraction of the crude that escaped... Read more »

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