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Salt Lake Bees: Tony Campana's childhood challenges led to his baseball career

Freshly acquired lead-off man Tony Campana has used a fresh start to turn heads. His life wasn't always so easy. Read more »

July 20, 2014

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Amy Donaldson: Rocky Mountain Raceway offers regular drivers the chance to drag race

Racing cars has never been on my wish list, but drag racing at Rocky Mountain Raceway was an exhilarating experience. Read more »

July 20, 2014

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Vancouver's tactics effectively frustrated Real Salt Lake in draw

Vancouver sat back defensively at Rio Tinto Stadium on Saturday, and in the process frustrated the home team and escaped with an important tie. Read more »

July 20, 2014

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Brain injury changes the lives and tests the faith of a Draper family

Draper teen Pete Benda, 15, continues to defy the odds in recovering from a traumatic brain injury suffered while working on the set of a play at Juan Diego Catholic High School in October of 2012. Read more »

July 20, 2014

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Former Ute star Paul Kruger hosts leadership academy at Camp Williams

Former Ute and current Cleveland Browns standout didn't want to host a football camp, and opted for something '10 times better.' Read more »

July 19, 2014

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Real Salt Lake salvages draw with Vancouver after 'phantom' PK call

Joao Plata scored his team-leading eighth goal in the 81st minute as Real Salt Lake rallied for a 1-1 draw against Vancouver after a PK went against RSL in the 72nd minute. Read more »

July 19, 2014

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Salt Lake Bees: Troubling trend emerging in Bees' loss

The Bees bullpen surrendered a late 2-0 lead as Salt Lake fell to Las Vegas 6-2. Read more »

July 19, 2014

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'Play with a pass' is an emerging theme for the Utah Jazz

The pass-heavy system was introduced in recent weeks for the summer squad and will be fully incorporated when the crew assembles in October. Read more »

July 19, 2014

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Rory McIlroy builds 6-shot lead at British Open

Rory McIlroy looks as if he has just thrown a knockout punch at the British Open, and it was only Saturday. Read more »

July 19, 2014

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Dick Harmon: Big 12 not looking to expand, but BYU's a candidate in waiting

How would BYU stack up in the Big 12 if that league ever decided to expand? The numbers speak highly of the Cougars' — on and off the field — after football coach Bronco Mendenhall... Read more »

July 19, 2014

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Majka wins 14th Tour stage; Nibali extends lead

Rafal Majka of Poland won the 14th stage of the Tour de France — a second day of punishing Alpine climbs and over the highest point on the race — as Vincenzo Nibali again extended his... Read more »

July 19, 2014

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Dick Harmon: Onus is on Fredette to increase worth with Pelicans

Jimmer Fredette just signed a one-year deal with New Orleans, ensuring another year in the NBA. Early indications are that he's needed, wanted and there's a design for him to bolster the Pelican... Read more »

July 18, 2014

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Watch list roundup: 22 local players named candidates for 2014 college football awards

Ten BYU players, eight from Utah State and four from Utah have been named to college football award watch lists this summer. Read more »

July 18, 2014

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Salt Lake Bees victorious in return from All-Star break

Salt Lake survived a late Las Vegas rally as Bee All-Star Shawn O'Malley and Co. returned from the All-Star break with a 7-6 victory. Read more »

July 17, 2014

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Up-to-the-minute coverage of the 2014 BYU Football Media Day

PROVO — Today is BYU Football Media Day, which marks the unofficial start to the 2014 college football season. And we have you covered. Deseret News columnists Dick Harmon and Brad Rock... Read more »

June 23, 2014

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Salem Hills star football recruit Porter Gustin carefully considering all options

The recruiting attention has been nothing short of insane for Salem Hills star Porter Gustin, who is diligently sorting through all of his offers. Read more »

June 11, 2014

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BYU football: Cougars depth chart

With BYU's season opener at Virginia just five days away, the Cougars' depth chart is taking shape. BYU returns eight starters on offense and six on the defensive side of the ball. The... Read more »

Aug. 26, 2013

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Guest commentary: Karl Malone's 'let's get ready to rumble' moment is one we won't forget

Karl Malone is remembered in the state of Utah for a lot of things. But one stands out more than the rest — his WCW appearance. Now that the dust from Malone's 50th birthday has settled,... Read more »

Aug. 2, 2013

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Salt Lake Bees: Red-hot Bees rally past Fresno on Pioneer Day

At the end of a back-and-forth affair Wednesday night, Salt Lake prevailed with a 4-3 victory over Fresno. Read more »

July 24, 2013

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Deseret News 10K: Race winners Miles Batty, Morgan Haws have plenty in common (+photos)

Miles Batty and Morgan Haws have a lot in common -- they're both Utah natives, both 26 years old, both served LDS Church missions and ran collegiately for BYU. And Wednesday, they both won their... Read more »

July 24, 2013

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