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Utahns not as strongly opposed to same-sex marriage, poll finds

Utahns are not as strongly opposed to same-sex marriage as they were before.

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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Lawmakers: Government credibility waning on Ebola

Republican lawmakers indignantly criticized the government response to the arrival of Ebola on U.S. shores Thursday in a tense hearing on Capitol Hill. Top public health officials defended their... Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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Turkey fails in bid to join UN Security Council

Venezuela, New Zealand, Spain, Angola and Malaysia were elected Thursday to coveted seats on the United Nations Security Council, while Turkey failed in its effort to join the U.N.'s most powerful... Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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Modest response by donors thus far to Ebola crisis

Individual Americans, rich or not, donated generously in response to many recent international disasters, including the 2010 earthquake in Haiti and last year's Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.... Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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Existing protocols might not be enough for Ebola

As Thomas Eric Duncan's health deteriorated, nurses Amber Joy Vinson and Nina Pham were at the Ebola patient's side. Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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Iran looks at compromise nuke offer

Iran is considering a U.S. proposal at nuclear talks that would allow it to keep more of its nuclear infrastructure intact while still reducing its ability to make an atomic bomb, two diplomats... Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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Bermuda braces for Category 4 Hurricane Gonzalo

People on the tiny British territory of Bermuda rushed Thursday to batten down for Hurricane Gonzalo, which was roaring toward them as a major Category 4 storm just days after a tropical storm... Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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FBI director warns against cellphone encryption

FBI Director James Comey gave a stark warning Thursday against smartphone data encryption, saying homicide cases could be stalled, suspects could go free and "justice may be denied because of a... Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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US health officials defend Ebola response

Federal health officials said Thursday they still don't know how two Dallas nurses caught Ebola from a patient, as criticism increased from lawmakers who questioned whether the nation is prepared... Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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'Kerry Air' grounded again, this time in Vienna

The United States may be the mightiest military and economic power in the world but when it comes to shuttling its top diplomat around the globe, it's beginning to look like a poor orphan. Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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Michael Dukakis testifies for friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect

Michael Dukakis, the former Massachusetts governor and 1988 Democratic presidential nominee, was called as a defense witness Thursday for a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar... Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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Syria Kurdish official appeals for arms for Kobani

In its battle for the Syrian town of Kobani, the Islamic State group enjoys a key advantage: a supply of weapons, ammunition and fighters shuttling between Syria and Iraq. Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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First Ebola-stricken nurse being flown to Washington

Federal health officials said Thursday they still don't know how two Dallas nurses caught Ebola from a patient, as criticism increased from lawmakers who questioned whether the nation is prepared... Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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