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Courtney Love, Frances Bean appear together at Sundance

Courtney Love and daughter Frances Bean made a rare public appearance together at the premiere of the documentary, "Cobain: Montage of Heck," at the Sundance Film Festival. Read more »

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Concealed permit holder stopped armed robbery of Vernal restaurant, police say

A man with a concealed weapons permit stopped the armed robbery of a Vernal restaurant Sunday, according to police. Read more »

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Legislative priorities: What matters to Utah families

Among the many, many issues facing the 2015 Utah Legislature, the Deseret News has selected six that especially matter to Utah families. Read more »

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Daybreak fourth-graders propose golden retriever as state domestic animal

Gus, along with his handler, Maureen Kilgour, visited Daybreak Elementary on Friday to put the fourth graders face-to-face with the dog breed that may become the domestic animal of Utah — all... Read more »

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Police seek man in violent Chevron robbery

A man fled after he robbed a West Jordan Chevron, forcing the clerk to the ground and taking off with items. The incident at 4:30 a.m. Sunday at 7000 South and 1300 West. Police said the clerk was... Read more »

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Lawmakers looking to pump up gas tax this session

Pumping up Utah's 24.5-cent per gallon gas tax for the first time in nearly two decades is on the agenda for the 2015 Legislature, but just what direction lawmakers take with the increase remains... Read more »

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Suspected DUI driver found in barn hours after escaping from Duchesne County deputy

A man who escaped from a Duchesne County sheriff's patrol vehicle following his arrest early Sunday for investigation of DUI is back in custody after he was found hiding in a rancher's shed,... Read more »

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11-month-old nearly drowns in bathtub

An 11-month-old girl was hospitalized in critical condition after nearly drowning in the bathtub. Read more »

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Police investigating shooting death in SLC

Police are investigating a shooting death that happened Saturday night in Salt Lake City. Read more »

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Photos: Sundance crowds flock to Park City

Movie-goers took to Park City for opening weekend of the 2015 Sundance Film Festival. Read more »

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Nobel laureate Mario Capecchi speaks at CAST-UT conference

The 19th annual conference of the Chinese Association for Science and Technology, titled "Innovation and Cooperation," featured a keynote address by Nobel Prize-winning biologist Dr. Mario Capecchi... Read more »

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Photos: Hollywood comes to Utah with the Sundance Film Festival

With the Sundance Film Festival underway, Hollywood has come to the snowy mountains of Park City and the city streets of downtown Salt Lake, bringing new films, movie stars and innovative... Read more »

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Parent empowerment and leadership conference urges parental involvement in school

Granite School District's inaugural Parent Leadership & Empowerment Conference held Saturday encouraged parents to get involved in their children's education and schools and to help them prepare... Read more »

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Roof-hiding fugitive bitten by K9, arrested

Police finally arrested a man who they say rammed cars, hid on a roof and was bitten by a K9 before being apprehended. Read more »

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Sen. Mike Lee urges conservative Republicans to select 'principled, positive and proven' presidential candidate

Speaking at the Iowa Freedom Summit in Des Moines Saturday afternoon, Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah challenged attendees to help nominate a presidential candidate who is "a principled, positive and proven"... Read more »

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Wild-horse activists kicked out of BLM meeting in Nevada

Two employees of an international animal protection organization were escorted by police from a public meeting in northern Nevada after disrupting it to protest the U.S. Bureau of Land Management's... Read more »

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Police: 2 men arrested after stabbing at Provo apartment complex

Provo police arrested two men who they say kicked in an apartment door and punched, stabbed and briefly strangled the people inside. Read more »

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Speakers at UVU symposium encourage people to embrace their imperfections

Women and men gathered Friday at Utah Valley University to discuss something that many work for but never achieve — perfectionism. Speakers presented information to help others change their... Read more »

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First Look: Jack Black is brave, heartbreaking in 'D Train'

Jack Black said he was drawn to 'The D Train' because he recognized the desperation of the character he plays: An outcast willing to do anything to get the most popular kid from his graduating... Read more »

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Man arrested in series of restaurant robberies

Police have apprehended a man suspected in a slew of recent restaurant robberies. Read more »

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Are you willing to pay more for your child's education?

Public education leaders are closely watching a lengthy list of bills slotted for the legislative session beginning Monday, hopeful they will lead to increased funding for growing enrollment,... Read more »

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122 immigrants, refugees from 43 countries become citizens of 'a land of dreams'

More than 120 immigrants and refugees from 43 countries became U.S. citizens Friday during a pair of ceremonies at the U.S. District Courthouse. Read more »

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Redford, Nolte, Offerman highlight Sundance gala movie premiere

Robert Redford made a red carpet appearance Friday for the premiere of "A Walk in the Woods" at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival Salt Lake City Gala. Nick Nolte, Nick Offerman and Emma Thompson also... Read more »

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Convicted killer Curtis Allgier loses right to attorney for appeal

Convicted killer Curtis Allgier has lost his right to legal counsel during his appeal after repeatedly threatening his court-appointed lawyers. Read more »

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Book review: Utah authors debut a new line of magic in fantasy tale 'Woven'

When Nels wakes up as a ghost after his murder, he finds that the only person who can see and hear him is the spoiled Princess. Together they embark on a dangerous quest to find an ancient needle... Read more »

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