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U. students to discuss findings of middle class study

A recent study by University of Utah Honors College students concludes that the Salt Lake area's advantage as one of the "least unequal cities in the country" in terms of income parity could be... Read more »

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Victim's stepdaughter arrested in killing of Cedar City man

Police have arrested two more people in the killing of a Cedar City man, including the victim's stepdaughter. Read more »

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Orem company seeing an uptick in demand for its body camera

In recent months, body cameras have been a hot topic among law enforcement and also the community. Agencies across the state are arming officers with the video and audio recording device. But the... Read more »

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Clearfield pediatrician arrested in child pornography investigation

A Clearfield pediatrician has been arrested by the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force in a child pornography investigation. Read more »

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Farmington haunted house raises funds for Viewmont drama department

Viewmont High School drama students will participate in one last night of Halloween frights tonight, Oct. 31, as part of a fundraiser. The haunted house is at 1726 Burke Lane in Farmington. Read more »

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July shooting in Leeds was self-defense, prosecutors say

Prosecutors in Washington County say they will not prosecute a Leeds man who shot and killed his neighbor earlier this year. Read more »

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Judge postpones hearing for ex-A.G.s John Swallow, Mark Shurtleff

A judge has rescheduled a hearing in the criminal case against former Utah Attorneys General John Swallow and Mark Shurtleff. Read more »

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Dead dog, neglected animals found at Utah home of California shooting suspect

A dead dog and five other animals that appeared to be emaciated were found at Luis Enrique Monroy-Bracamonte's West Valley City home Tuesday. He is charged with killing two police officers in... Read more »

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Salt Lake after-school program gets $500,000 grant

Salt Lake City received a $500,000 federal grant to fund YouthCity STEM, an after-school program for underserved middle and high school students, city leaders announced Thursday. Read more »

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65-year-old man killed in auto-pedestrian accident

A 65-year-old man was hit by a car and died of his injuries Thursday. Read more »

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Prison relocation process slows down

The Legislature's Prison Relocation Commission may have been "premature" in announcing last week that four sites were on the shortlist to replace the aging Utah State Prison in Draper. Read more »

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'Primary suspect' identified in national park vandalism

Investigators say Casey Nocket, 21, is the primary suspect in recent vandalism in several national parks in the Western United States. Read more »

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Reducing public corruption should be Utah Legislature's top priority, survey shows

Reducing corruption among elected officials tops a list of issues Utahns want the state Legislature to address in 2015, a new survey shows. Read more »

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Cancer diagnosis prompts music contest to help other cancer patients

Music has the power to heal, to soothe and to relax. So when one woman was diagnosed with cancer she used it to her advantage. Now she’s hoping to use music to help others heal as well. Read more »

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Homes sales down in Salt Lake County for third quarter

Sales of single-family homes along the Wasatch Front fell 3 percent in the third quarter compared with last year, according to the Salt Lake Board of Realtors Quarterly Housing Report.... Read more »

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Salt Lake County Proposal 1 asks voters whether to renew ZAP tax

Salt Lake County voters will decide Nov. 4 whether to renew the ZAP tax, a penny of sales tax on every $10 purchase. The tax revenue supports 160 recreation, zoological and arts programs across the... Read more »

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Utah families, researchers play role in discovery of genes linked to autism

Utah families and researchers play an important role in an ongoing study that has identified more genetic differences in people with autism spectrum disorder. The discovery may provide hints at the... Read more »

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Texas man guilty of negligent homicide in Utah crash that left 3 dead

David Lewis pleaded guilty Thursday in 7th District Court to three counts of negligent homicide for the deaths of three people in an August 2013 crash in San Juan County. Read more »

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Local economy predicted to grow in 2015

The 2014 Salt Lake County Economic Outlook produced by the Salt Lake Chamber and real estate firm CBRE indicated that the Utah economy is poised to continue growing into 2015. Read more »

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Solar power skates online at Utah Olympic Oval

While best known for powerful performances on the ice, the Utah Olympic Oval in Kearns marked the use of a new power source on Thursday. Read more »

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Legal analysis says public lands effort is flawed; proponents undeterred

A new legal analysis says the effort to seize control of Western public lands is doomed to fail, but proponents are unwavering as they begin to map the effects of that transfer, including the role... Read more »

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Firefighter carves memorial to colleagues past and present

This past year Battalion Chief Jon Harris of the Murray City Fire Department spent over 60 volunteer hours chainsaw carving a 7-foot tall firefighter tribute statue out of an old sycamore tree at... Read more »

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New poll shows Love, Owens race tightens; both spar in final debate

Republican Mia Love leads Democrat Doug Owens in the 4th District congressional race by 5 points, a new UtahPolicy.com poll released Thursday shows. Read more »

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Crash on U.S. 40 west of Vernal injures 3, snarls traffic

Troopers are working to find out what caused the driver of a pickup truck to cross into the wrong lane on U.S. 40 west of Vernal early Thursday and cause a crash that injured three people and... Read more »

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Race for Salt Lake County district attorney could be tight

Democratic incumbent Sim Gill leads Republican challenger Steve Nelson in the race for Salt Lake County district attorney, a new poll shows. Read more »

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