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Republican members of Utah's congressional delegation stood in support of candidate Mia Love.

U.S. government to allow some Haitians to immigrate faster

Thousands of Haitian immigrants approved to move to the United States to join relatives already living here will soon be able to immigrate before a visa is available, the Obama administration... Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Superintendent in Idaho Democrat's campaign ad has never voted

Idaho's Democratic gubernatorial candidate's latest television advertisement features a Republican school superintendent explaining he's planning to vote outside his party for the first time. Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Kobani key to US strategy against Islamic State

Dusty and remote, the Syrian city of Kobani has become an unlikely spoil in the war against Islamic State militants — and far more of a strategic prize than the United States wants to admit. Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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In Libya's Benghazi, mood of resignation over war

As a third day of fighting raged Friday between Islamist militias and forces loyal to Libya's elected government, the mood in this embattled city that once took pride in being the first to rise up... Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Ukrainian, Russian leaders sound optimistic note

Russian and Ukrainian leaders sounded optimistic after marathon, Europe-brokered talks Friday, signaling progress on both a definitive peace settlement in Ukraine and a gas dispute that threatens... Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Obama announces plan to tighten debit card security

Saying more must be done to stop data breaches affecting consumers, President Barack Obama announced on Friday a government plan to tighten security for the debit cards that transmit federal... Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Obama's under-used credit card declined in New York cafe

The Secret Service is charged with watching the president's back, but who's watching his wallet? Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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In Hong Kong, no endgame for chaotic protests

Three weeks ago, students at a rally stormed a fenced-off courtyard outside Hong Kong's government headquarters, triggering unprecedented mass protests for greater democracy in the semiautonomous... Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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General: Slow progress against militants in Iraq

The commander of U.S. military operations against Islamic State militants cautioned Friday against expecting quick progress in Iraq. Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen says US experiencing widening inequality

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen sounded an alarm Friday about widening economic inequality in the United States, suggesting that America's longstanding identity as a land of opportunity was at... Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Former Iraqi pilots train IS fighters on MiG jets

The Islamic State group is test flying, with the help of former Iraqi air force pilots, several fighter jets captured earlier from air bases belonging to the Syrian military, a Syrian activist... Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Gay marriage becomes legal in Arizona, couples wed

A federal judge has cleared the way for legally recognized gay marriages in Arizona by ruling that the state's ban on same-sex unions is unconstitutional. Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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How daydreaming helped one woman go from receptionist to music executive in three years

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Erica Grayson got a job as a receptionist in the music industry when she was 20. Now, she's leading the way in music. How? Daydreaming. Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Governor appoints 2 judges to 3rd District Court

Gov. Gary Herbert has appointed Laura S. Scott and L. Douglas Hogan as judges to fill vacancies on the 3rd District Court. Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Kerry: Ebola presents 'test of global citizenship'

Secretary of State John Kerry pleaded with world diplomats on Friday to rush more money and supplies to battle the Ebola virus in west Africa, calling it "a real test of global citizenship." Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Ukrainian leader sees progress on peace deal

Ukraine's president on Friday hailed progress in Europe-brokered talks aimed at ensuring peace with Russia, with agreements nearing on a gas dispute and local elections in the east. Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Kurds sharing intel with US for Syria strikes

Kurdish fighters are sharing information with the U.S.-led coalition to coordinate strikes against Islamic State militants in the Syrian border town of Kobani, a Kurdish official said Friday. Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Merkel: No breakthrough yet on Russia-Ukraine

The Russian and Ukraine leaders met face-to-face Friday on a Ukraine peace deal, but despite signs of progress German Chancellor Angela Merkel said no breakthrough was in sight. Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Mia Love raises $1.5 million in past three months for congressional campaign

Candidates in all four Utah congressional districts were required to file disclosure reports with the Federal Election Commission by late Wednesday, detailing their third-quarter receipts and... Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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Nation's TSA chief John Pistole to retire

The head of the Transportation Security Administration, John Pistole, said Thursday he will retire from government at the end of this year and expects to be named to a position in academia early... Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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Data you can't ignore: Same-sex marriage coming to states that oppose it

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The Pew Research Center released a study which found that same-sex marriage is coming to states that mostly oppose it. Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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US still searching for credible allies in Syria

Despite years of diplomacy and a CIA operation to vet and train moderate rebels, the U.S. finds itself without a credible partner on the ground in Syria as it bombs the Islamic State group. That's... Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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