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Client files with personal information found in Dumpster

Boxes containing files with clients' Social Security numbers and bank account information were found dumped outside a Holladay office building. Read more »

8 hours ago

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U. student government passes resolution to change fight song

Student legislators at the University of Utah voted Tuesday to change controversial wording in the school's fight song, "Utah Man." Read more »

9 hours ago

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Windstorm topples trees, trucks, power poles along Wasatch Front

Strong winds Tuesday afternoon caused injuries and damage to power lines, trees and other structures along the Wasatch Front. Read more »

11 hours ago

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Mayors detail climate change actions

Whether it is installing solar panels or beefing up transit options, the nation's mayors face a litany of choices to be more environmentally friendly. A U.S. Conference of Mayors Survey describes... Read more »

11 hours ago

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Vegas’ water drying up

Deep beneath Lake Mead, a 23-foot-tall tunnel-boring machine grinds through stubborn bedrock in a billion-dollar effort to make sure water continues flowing to this thirsty resort city. Read more »

11 hours ago

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Powell family fires back at recent court brief by Chuck Cox

Josh Powell's sister and mother have fired back at Susan Cox Powell's father in the ongoing battle over life insurance money. Read more »

11 hours ago

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Pretzelmaker to give away 65,000 pretzels on National Pretzel Day

Pretzelmaker will give away 65,000 free pretzels on National Pretzel Day while raising funds and awareness for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Read more »

12 hours ago

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Report: Colleagues wondered if A.G. Mark Shurtleff was 'spy' in fraud case

How former Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff handled the prosecution of a wealthy Salt Lake businessman had attorneys in his office wondering if he was a "spy" in the case, according to a report... Read more »

12 hours ago

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Fundraiser established for 2-year-old who was accidentally shot by sister

A fundraiser has been set up to help a Cache County family of a 2-year-old boy who was accidentally shot and killed last weekend by his 3-year-old sister. Read more »

14 hours ago

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Ex-substitute teacher enters no-contest plea to sexual battery charge

A former substitute teacher has decided not to dispute allegations that she inappropriately touched a student at Duchesne High School. Read more »

14 hours ago

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North Logan's InTech Collegiate High School earns gold medal in U.S. News rankings

For the third consecutive year, InTech Collegiate High School was ranked as the top high school in Utah by the U.S. News. Read more »

14 hours ago

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Salt Lake County Council denies records appeal in alleged sexual assault in jail

A man seeking records of a sexual assault that allegedly occurred while he was incarcerated in the Salt Lake County Jail cannot access them under the state open records law, the Salt County Council... Read more »

15 hours ago

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Fort Duchesne man admits he tried to strangle girlfriend

A Fort Duchesne man already sentenced to federal prison for beating his girlfriend with a ceramic mug admitted Tuesday that he also tried to strangle the woman. Read more »

15 hours ago

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Man killed in court had tried to prevent witness with 'personal bias' from testifying

The defense team for a man shot and killed in federal court Monday had tried to prevent the witness whom their client attacked from testifying during the trial, saying he had a "personal bias"... Read more »

15 hours ago

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Photos: Kids learn about environment at Earth Day Festival

The Salt Lake Valley Health Department hosted its fifth annual Earth Day Festival on Tuesday. Read more »

16 hours ago

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No change in sanitation service for east Murray

Murray city officials have determined that the city's east side will remain part of the Wasatch Front Waste and Recycling District. Read more »

16 hours ago

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Riverton sponsoring cookbook for sesquicentennial

Riverton is sponsoring a cookbook with recipes from residents to celebrate the city's 150-year anniversary in 2015. Read more »

16 hours ago

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Education technology company Imagine Learning sold, will remain in Provo

Imagine Learning, a Utah-based language and literacy company, announced it has been acquired by Weld North Holdings. Imagine Learning will remain in Provo, and there will be no immediate management... Read more »

16 hours ago

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Salt Lake Comic Con FanX draws 100,000 attendees

Salt Lake Comic Con welcomed more than 100,000 attendees to its popular FanXperience convention last weekend, and co-founder Dan Farr says there is still room for growth in the future. Read more »

18 hours ago

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Lockdown following attack at Salt Lake County Jail lifted

The lockdown at the Salt Lake County Jail was lifted Tuesday. The jail was placed in lockdown about 1 p.m. Monday when an inmate, apparently upset over a disconnected phone call, attacked a... Read more »

18 hours ago

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West Valley City seeks nominations for yard awards

West Valley City is accepting nominations for the 2014 Clean & Beautiful Yard Awards program. Read more »

19 hours ago

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Businesses announce 'Spring Into Historic Park City'

Historic Park City merchants have announced events, promotions and free parking on Main Street Sundays from April 27 through June 1. Read more »

19 hours ago

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Events to help rid yards of myrtle spurge

Property owners can join community weed pulls to make a dent in the myrtle spurge invasion, as well as trade in bags of myrtle spurge for free native plants. Read more »

19 hours ago

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'Modern Family' dad opens beer restaurant in Utah

He plays a bumbling dad on ABC's "Modern Family," but in Salt Lake City Ty Burrell is trying out for a role as restaurateur. Read more »

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Doug Robinson: Horrific crimes show the thin line between good and evil

It's an old question: How well do we ever know anyone? How do you think you know someone so well and consider someone so “normal” that you ask him/her to babysit your children and then... Read more »

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