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Stay lifted on adoptions by same-sex parents in Utah

The Utah Supreme Court lifted a stay Thursday on same-sex adoptions in the state. Read more »

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Iron County finds creative way to get a new ambulance, save $100K

By re-mounting an old ambulance box onto a new chassis, Iron County saved its taxpayers more than $100,000 for a new ambulance that crews needed. Read more »

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Obtaining driver's license a rite of passage that eludes most teens in Utah foster care system

Less than 2 percent of Utah teens in the state foster care system are able to obtain driver's licenses. Foster teens and the Division of Child and Family Services are asking lawmakers to consider a... Read more »

Oct. 23, 2014

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1 killed, 1 injured in rollover crash near Beaver

An Elk Ridge man was killed and another injured in a rollover crash near Beaver Wednesday night. Read more »

Oct. 23, 2014

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Police arrest 4 in doorstep shooting of West Valley man

Four people have been arrested in connection with the shooting of a 72-year-old man who was hit as he answered the door of his West Valley home on Sept. 27. Read more »

Oct. 23, 2014

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Utah improves score in national rankings on energy efficiency

State energy-efficiency policies that span transportation, how buildings are put together and energy consumption reduction requirements were graded state by state by the American Council for an... Read more »

Oct. 23, 2014

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National Guard, DPS weigh possible 'consequences' for officers after racy photo shoot

Military personnel involved in the unauthorized filming of a pin-up calendar photo and video shoot earlier this year at Camp Williams could face fines, loss of rank or forced retirement, according... Read more »

Oct. 23, 2014

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Utah facility gets $1M to study breast cancer

Researchers at Utah's Huntsman Cancer Institute will get more than $1 million in the next three years to study breast cancer metastasis. Read more »

Oct. 23, 2014

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No special session for Medicaid expansion alternative, governor says

Gov. Gary Herbert announced Thursday he no longer plans to call the Legislature into special session to consider his Healthy Utah alternative to Medicaid expansion. Read more »

Oct. 23, 2014

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Credit union gathers items for Utah Food Bank

America First Credit Union is celebrating a decade of giving with its 10th Annual Community Food Drive, held at all branch locations. Read more »

Oct. 23, 2014

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Several national parks vandalized, including 2 in Utah, investigators say

Investigators are tracking a serial vandal responsible for painting images in national parks across the West. Park Service spokesman Jeffrey Olson confirmed vandalism in several parks including... Read more »

Oct. 23, 2014

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Court: Regional haze pollution plan is not flawed

The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals rejected arguments by environmental groups that federal regulators improperly accepted a pollution plan to curb regional haze. The ruling affirms the efforts of... Read more »

Oct. 23, 2014

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Pumpkins grown at prison delivered to children

The pumpkin patch at the Utah State Prison has produced more than 2,000 pumpkins for children with disabilities and at-risk and hospitalized children. Read more »

Oct. 23, 2014

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Hill Air Force Base to conduct night flying missions

Hill Air Force Base pilots will conduct night flying missions periodically through December. Read more »

Oct. 23, 2014

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Police identify man suspected of sexually assaulting sunbather

Police are seeking the public's help in locating the whereabouts of Alex Ernesto Bustamante, 41, who they believe sexually assaulted a sunbather at a community pool in late September. Read more »

Oct. 23, 2014

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Fossil fuels rally planned for Thursday in Price

Organizers hope to draw as many as 10,000 people to a Thursday night rally in Price that's meant to educate the public about the benefits of developing Utah's coal, oil and natural gas resources. Read more »

Oct. 22, 2014

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Parents again: More grandparents are helping to raise grandchildren, census shows

The number of grandparents helping raise their grandchildren has increased in Utah and across the country. Read more »

Oct. 22, 2014

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UTA moving forward with transit-oriented development in West Jordan

Following approval by the board of trustees, the Utah Transit Authority will move ahead with its second transit-oriented development to be located in West Jordan. Read more »

Oct. 22, 2014

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GOP senators, congressmen offer support to Love and slam her opponent's tactics

Republican members of Utah's congressional delegation stood in support of GOP 4th District candidate Mia Love on Wednesday and slammed the campaign tactics of her opponent, Democrat Doug Owens. Read more »

Oct. 22, 2014

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Utahns support bill making clear clergy don't have to perform same-sex marriages, poll shows

Utahns overwhelmingly support legislation clarifying that clergy don't have to perform same-sex weddings, a new poll shows. Read more »

Oct. 22, 2014

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Proposed rules on university researchers' hemp cultivation may go too far, Utah lawmaker says

Proposed rules on university researchers' cultivation of industrial hemp may go beyond legislative intent of Utah's law, says Sen. Mark Madsen, R-Lehi. One proposal would give law enforcement... Read more »

Oct. 22, 2014

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Capitol lions gleaming once again

Lions guarding the Utah Capitol are good as new. Crews removed the dirt and grime that have accumulated over the years on the four lion sculptures. Read more »

Oct. 22, 2014

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Commission not ready to announce top sites for prison relocation

The Legislature's Prison Relocation Commission wasn't ready Wednesday to reveal the four top sites for a new facility to replace the aging Utah State Prison at Point of the Mountain. Read more »

Oct. 22, 2014

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Conrad Truman found guilty of murdering wife in 2012

After more than 15 hours of deliberation, a jury Wednesday found Conrad Mark Truman guilty of killing his wife, Heidy Truman, in 2012. Read more »

Oct. 22, 2014

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Pitching in by wearing pink

Layton firefighters wear pink shirts in support of breast cancer awareness in Layton on Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014. Read more »

Oct. 22, 2014

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