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Obama's immigration actions do have limits; fate of millions still unresolved

As broadly as Obama may push the limits to shield from the deportation of immigrants, more will be unresolved.

Talks resume: A week to deadline—or extension

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry urged Iran to prove its intentions are peaceful as nuclear talks between Tehran and six world powers reconvened Tuesday ahead of a Nov. 24 deadline. Iran struck a... Read more »

Nov. 18, 2014

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Poll: Hispanics more positive on long-term care

Hispanics are more likely to consider caring for an elderly relative or friend to be a positive experience, and less likely to say it creates stress in their families, a new poll found. Read more »

Nov. 18, 2014

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Man who died from Ebola endured treatment delays

A surgeon who contracted Ebola in his native Sierra Leone did not receive aggressive treatment until nearly two weeks after he first started showing symptoms — a delay that doctors said... Read more »

Nov. 18, 2014

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Supporters of oil pipeline scramble for last vote

With the clock ticking, supporters of a Senate bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline are still scrambling to find the last vote. Read more »

Nov. 18, 2014

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Fast-tracked bill would shield execution drug

A bill that would shield the names of companies that provide Ohio its execution drugs continued its swift move through the Statehouse on Tuesday as opponents questioned a key defense given for the... Read more »

Nov. 18, 2014

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Catholic Bishop of Salt Lake participates in Vatican council on migration

The Rev. John C. Wester, bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Salt Lake City, is at the Vatican for a conference about how best to minister to immigrants during the often dangerous move from one... Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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Utah lawmakers debate lengthening general session

Utah lawmakers are thinking about increasing the number of days they meet each year in general session. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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Gay marriage issue squarely before high court

A same-sex couple from Michigan is putting the question of the right to marry nationwide squarely before the Supreme Court. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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HealthCare.gov gets steady traffic; hits bump

HealthCare.gov got steady consumer interest and also hit a bump Monday, the first weekday of the new sign-up season under the president's health overhaul. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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'Red warning lights' flashing for global economy

The global economy's problems seem to be multiplying. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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Governor appoints Highland resident to Utah Senate

Gov. Gary Herbert appointed Republican Al Jackson to the Utah Senate on Monday. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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Sen. Mike Lee: Congress needs to remind president 'he is not a king'

Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, on Monday called on Democrats in the Senate to stand up to President Barack Obama's new plan to take executive action on immigration and "remind the president he is not a king." Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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2 GOP presidents acted unilaterally on immigration

Two presidents have acted unilaterally on immigration — and both were Republican. Ronald Reagan and his successor George H.W. Bush extended amnesty to family members who were not covered by... Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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FCC chair wants fee hike to expand Internet access

The U.S. should spend $1.5 billion more a year to make sure every child has access to high-speed Internet connections at school, the head of the Federal Communications Commission said Monday in a... Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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Kerry: US 'not intimidated' by Islamic militants

Secretary of State John Kerry issued a warning Monday to Islamic State militants that "we are not intimidated" after another American hostage was killed. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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France: At least 1 Frenchman in Islamic video

A 22-year-old French convert to radical Islam appears in a propaganda video showing a beheaded American aid worker and the deaths of Syrian soldiers, a Paris prosecutor said Monday. Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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Syria says it needs more details on UN truce plan

The Syrian government has agreed "in principle" to the U.N. envoy's call for local cease-fires to try to ease the worst fighting in the country's civil war but needs more details before it can make... Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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Putin: Moscow won't let Ukraine rebels fail

Moscow will not allow the defeat of pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine, Russian President Vladimir Putin warned, arguing that both sides need to make concessions for a floundering peace deal to... Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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Paris city council fights over new skyscraper

The Paris City Council rejected plans for a new skyscraper on the city's 19th-century skyline, in an exceptionally bitter vote Monday that embodies a larger debate over this city's image, and its... Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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European jihadis take lead roles in killing video

Three young Europeans are believed to be among the cold-eyed fighters on a propaganda video showing a beheaded American aid worker and the deaths of Syrian soldiers, as the extremist Islamic State group tries to portray itself as an... Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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Japan slides into recession as tax hike takes toll

Japan's economy unexpectedly slid into recession as housing and business investment declined following a tax hike, dragging the country into a recession and further clouding the outlook for the... Read more »

Nov. 17, 2014

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Obama confirms that Islamic State killed third American

Turkey — Islamic State militants released a chilling videotape Sunday showing they had beheaded a fifth Western hostage, an American aid worker the group had threatened to kill in retaliation... Read more »

Nov. 16, 2014

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Groups in Ferguson Prepare for Grand Jury Decision

Several dozen people gathered in a dim church basement here Thursday night to share plans for what to do if a grand jury chooses not to indict the white police officer who shot Michael Brown, an... Read more »

Nov. 16, 2014

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Haiti police face crucial test with UN drawdown

Their new uniforms clean and crisp, the Haitian officers chat with street vendors and school kids as they stroll through a neighborhood of the dense capital, a practice in the sort of community... Read more »

Nov. 16, 2014

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Confrontations await Obama after productive trip

After a productive trip abroad, President Barack Obama headed home Sunday on a collision course with Republicans on immigration and an oil pipeline project, showdowns that threaten prospects for... Read more »

Nov. 16, 2014

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