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Couples celebrate one-year anniversary of same-sex marriage in Utah

Hundreds gathered to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the day same-sex marriage became legal in Utah.

Couples celebrate one-year anniversary of same-sex marriage in Utah

Hundreds gathered at Trolley Square Saturday evening to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the day same-sex marriage became legal in Utah. Read more »

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Former top deputy in Utah attorney general office is fired

Utah's Chief Deputy Attorney General Kirk Torgensen was officially terminated from his position on Friday. Torgensen has been on paid administrative leave since April 9. Read more »

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Police boss: NYC cops 'quite simply, assassinated'

New York City's police commissioner says the two officers who were ambushed and killed in their cruiser "were, quite simply, assassinated." Read more »

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Protesters: 'It's not the time' for more Cuba ties

Waving flags and chanting "Obama, traitor," anti-Castro protesters gathered Saturday in a Little Havana park in a show of opposition to the president's plan to normalize relations with Cuba. Read more »

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Raul Castro says detente won't change Cuban system

Three men who served long U.S. prison terms for spying received a standing ovation in Cuba's parliament Saturday, shaking their fists in victory as President Raul Castro declared that detente with... Read more »

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US sends 4 Afghans back home from Guantanamo

The Pentagon said Saturday that four Afghans from the Guantanamo Bay detention center have been returned to their home country in what U.S. officials are citing as a sign of their confidence in new... Read more »

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AP PHOTOS: A look at 2014 in the business world

No one said the recovery from the global financial crisis would be easy and 2014 provided that in spades. Read more »

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Protesters against Cuba-US plan gather in Miami

Anti-Castro groups gathered in a Little Havana park to protest President Barack Obama's plan to normalize relations with Cuba on Saturday, and an opposition leader from the island was expected to open the demonstration. Read more »

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Panama's Noriega in prison 25 years post-invasion

Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega is nearly forgotten, languishing in a steamy jungle prison near the interoceanic canal while the country enjoys democracy and economic prosperity a... Read more »

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Sony saga blends foreign intrigue, star wattage

The hackers who hit Sony Pictures Entertainment days before Thanksgiving crippled the network, stole gigabytes of data and spilled into public view unreleased films and reams of private and... Read more »

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Cubans imprisoned in US appear before parliament

Members of the Cuban parliament gave a standing ovation Saturday to three men convicted of spying in the United States who were released as part of a historic agreement to restore relations between... Read more »

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Why the Sony hack isn't big news in Japan

Japan's biggest newspaper, Yomiuri Shimbun, featured a story about Sony Corp. on its website Friday. It wasn't about hacking. It was about the company's struggling tablet business. Read more »

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Congress finishes up, its members still grumbling

The 113th Congress began its turbulent life two years ago battling over whether to help Superstorm Sandy victims. They did, eventually. Read more »

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Obama's Cuba moves reflect Florida political shift

For decades, the politics of Cuba in Florida were simple: anything less than a hard line stance against Fidel Castro and his regime was a sure way to lose a race for office. Read more »

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A year later, a look at the Utah decision on same-sex marriage that 'shocked the nation'

No one expected a judge in Utah would lead out on legalizing same-sex marriage. But a year ago Saturday, federal Judge Robert J. Shelby was the first to rule on a state's gay marriage ban after the... Read more »

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Obama says North Korea hacked Sony, vows response

President Barack Obama said Friday that Sony Pictures Entertainment "made a mistake" in shelving a satirical film about a plot to assassinate North Korea's leader. He declared the United States... Read more »

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Obama calls on women only at news conference

Something was missing from President Barack Obama's year-end news conference. Male questioners. Read more »

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Obama renews tax breaks, creates ABLE accounts

President Barack Obama signed legislation Friday that temporarily extends dozens of costly tax breaks for millions of businesses and homeowners, commuters, teachers and others. Read more »

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Obama signs massive defense spending bill

President Barack Obama on Friday signed into law a massive defense policy bill that endorses his plan to fight Islamic State militants, including air strikes and training Iraqis and moderate Syrian... Read more »

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Obama imposes sanctions on Crimea, echoes EU

President Barack Obama banned new investments in Crimea on Friday, slapping sanctions on the peninsula that Russia annexed from Ukraine earlier this year. Read more »

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Obama cautions that change may be slow to come to Cuba

Tempering his historic Cuba policy shift with a dose of realism, President Barack Obama said Friday that change may not come quickly to the communist island. He suggested Congress will keep the... Read more »

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AP Interview: Author says Sony hack threatens all, offers $100,000 for rights to film

Brazilian author Paulo Coelho says the Sony hack threatens us all if society doesn't enforce important values against anonymous terrorists. Read more »

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Paul, Rubio clash over Obama's Cuba policy

Flipping the script on a Republican rival, Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul on Friday criticized Florida Sen. Marco Rubio as "an isolationist" as the GOP's intra-party feud over President Barack Obama's new... Read more »

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Obama's Cuba switch forces exile groups to adapt

Hours before President Barack Obama announced an end to a half-century of U.S. efforts to isolate Cuba's communist government, the Cuban American National Foundation opened the doors to its... Read more »

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Committee seeks comment on Supreme Court nominee

The Utah Senate Judicial Confirmation Committee is seeking public comment on Judge Constandinos G. Himonas, who was appointed this week to fill a vacancy on the Utah Supreme Court. Read more »

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