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Teen goalie charged with homicide by assault in death of referee

A 17-year-old soccer goalie accused of punching a referee was charged in juvenile court with homicide by assault on Wednesday. Prosecutors will seek to have him tried... Read more »

May 8, 2013

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Senate compromise on immigration reform cheered, jeered in Utah

Immigration reforms proposed by a bipartisan group of senators, which include a path to citizenship for some 11 million people in the country illegally, were... Read more »

April 16, 2013

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Latino activists call for civil rights investigation of West Valley police

Latino activists in Utah said a large number of Hispanics are being charged with crimes in West Valley City and they are enlisting the help of federal agencies to... Read more »

March 23, 2013

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Utah's Latino community seeks to unite, confront national immigration debate

As debate over proposed immigration reform heats up in the state Legislature and Congress, members of Utah's Latino community are pushing to define who they are and... Read more »

Feb. 6, 2013

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Momentum building toward meaningful immigration reform

For the first time in decades, momentum is building in Congress toward meaningful immigration reform. This is a positive step that ought to engage all sides in a calm... Read more »

Jan. 29, 2013

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Effects of Hyrum raid that divided families still linger after 6 years

A couple of days after federal agents raided the Swift & Co. meat packing plant in December of 2006, a 7-year-old boy called the Multicultural Center of Cache Valley. Read more »

Dec. 11, 2012

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