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Bingham High students walk out in protest over dress code

Some students at Bingham High School walked out of school Monday to protest the school's dress code.

'Five or six' possible sites for convention hotel in downtown Salt Lake City

Among the "five or six" possible locations for a planned headquarters hotel for the Salt Palace Convention Center are spots on the convention center grounds itself, Salt Lake County Mayor Ben... Read more »

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Poll: Utahns in favor of school teachers with guns

A new poll by UtahPolicy.com revealed 64 percent of Utahns are in support of teachers carrying concealed weapons in school, but some in law enforcement don't agree. Read more »

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Bingham High students walk out over dress code

Some students at Bingham High School walked out of school Monday to protest the school’s dress code.Administrators say they gave the teens plenty of warning. Read more »

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Creativity of ALS ice bucket challenge boosts charity's success

It's the goal of every charitable organization — spreading awareness and raising funds for a specific cause. Read more »

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Man allegedly exposing himself near high school arrested

A naked man who police say was performing lewd acts in view of girls as they walked home from Brighton High School was arrested Monday afternoon. Read more »

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Mountain lion caught in Foothill neighborhood Sunday

Officers spent Sunday afternoon chasing a mountain lion who was seen wandering in the Foothill neighborhood. They caught the animal Sunday evening. Read more »

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West Valley animal shelter hosting Pet Fest

The West Valley City Animal Shelter is hosting its fourth annual Pet Fest. Read more »

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Tracy Aviary receives accreditation

The Association of Zoos and Aquariums has again granted accreditation to Tracy Aviary. Read more »

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Police arrest armed man after foot chase in Salt Lake City

Police arrested an armed man after chasing him on foot through heavy pedestrian traffic Sunday night. Read more »

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Kearns man identified in Parleys Canyon motorcycle crash

The Utah Highway Patrol identified a man Sunday who died in a motorcycle crash Saturday. Read more »

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Little Emmanuel's journey home a tale of sacrifice, heartbreak and redemption

A young family has been reunified in Utah from Kenya but not after spending thousands of dollars, sacrificing a job, a car and many sleepless nights of worry about the baby boy they had to leave... Read more »

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Photos: Selfless acts of organ, tissue donation are etched in glass

The names etched in glass represent lives given, shared and saved, and this year, 488 names were added to the Celebration of Life monument at Library Square. Read more »

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Mourning family of Mormon missionary finds comfort in stranger's painting

A painting by a Utah artist brought some comfort to relatives of Nancy Vea, an LDS missionary serving in Oklahoma who was killed in August. Read more »

Sept. 20, 2014

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Catholic Diocese of Salt Lake City honors legal and health professionals

The Catholic Diocese of Salt Lake City is keeping with its tradition of honoring legal and health professionals with separate masses. Read more »

Sept. 20, 2014

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The ghosts under our feet: 88 modern/historical photos show Salt Lake then and now

Since 1847, buildings in Salt Lake City have been built, demolished and replaced, cars and clothing have changed and streetcars have been replaced with TRAX. Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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Photos: Elton John brings 'All The Hits' to Utah

Sir Elton John performed Friday night at the Maverik Center in West Valley City as part of his "All The Hits" tour. Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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'To this day, I don't believe I did it': War memorials stir tender memories for Utah veterans

Seeing the World War II Memorial took Kay Smith back to harrowing experience in a Japanese rice paddy that he'd all but erased from his mind. Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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Mitt Romney to campaign for Mia Love in Utah

Mitt Romney will campaign in Utah next month for Mia Love, the Republican candidate for the 4th District congressional seat now held by retiring Rep. Jim Matheson, D-Utah. Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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Customers wait all night, get new iPhone 6

Customers who lined up on Thursday got first dibs on the new iPhone 6 Friday at the Apple retail store at City Creek Center in Salt Lake City. The store opened its doors at 8 a.m. Friday as the... Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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Taylorsville Senior Center to host grand reopening

Salt Lake County Aging and Adult Services has announced the grand reopening of the Taylorsville Senior Center will be Friday, Sept. 26. Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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University of Utah homecoming week kicks off

The University of Utah's annual weeklong homecoming celebration began with Redfest on Friday and culminates Sept. 27 with the football game against Pac-12 opponent Washington State University. Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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Can Utah solve its surprising binge drinking problem?

When Rep. Jack Draxler, a host of Thursday's daylong Alcohol Policy Summit at the state Capitol, attended a similar gathering two years ago, he was stunned to hear statistics about binge drinking... Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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Bystanders flip SUV to rescue teen from river

Bystanders flipped over an SUV that crashed into the Jordan River Thursday and rescued the teenage driver. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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Cancer treatment for dogs could one day save humans

It appears dogs and humans are much more alike genetically than was originally believed, and what's saving their lives could save human lives as well. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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Watch out for Utah Highway Patrol 'slow-down' maneuvers

The Utah Highway Patrol wants drivers to know what to do when they see patrol cars swerving across all lanes of traffic with their lights and sirens on. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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