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57 min ago | Salt Lake Tribune

Utah SWAT negotiating with man barricaded in house

SWAT team members are at a house in Magna, where a man barricaded himself inside Thursday afternoon and has refused to come out.

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1 hr ago | Deseret News

Utah Legislature website takes top award at summit

The Utah Legislature's website, le.utah.gov , took home the 2014 Online Democracy Award this week during the National Conference of State Legislatures' 2014 Legislative Summit in Minneapolis.

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3 hrs ago | The Raw Story

Utah teen arrested for threat to bomb school and gun down all first responders

A 16-year-old Utah teen has been taken into custody by Saratoga Springs police and the FBI in connection with making a bomb threat against a high school he formerly attended.

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5 hrs ago | SFGate

Dinosaur footprints set for public display in Utah

In this undated photo provided by the Bureau of Land Management, researchers and volunteers clean the surface of a new track site on BLM lands north of Moab, Utah.

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Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, Moab, UT, Dinosaur, Science, Paleontology, University of Colorado Denver

9 hrs ago | Sun Advocate

Fire restrictions lifted in some areas

Effective 12:00am, Friday, Aug. 22, 2014 fire restrictions will be lifted for the State of Utah, Bureau of Land Management and National Park Service on lands within Carbon, Emery, Grand and San Juan Counties.

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13 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Smithsonian's Journey Stories Exhibition Travels to Utah Cultural Celebration Center, 9/13-10/24

Journey Stories is a traveling Smithsonian exhibition that explores how migration and transportation built our nation, how it has changed us, and how our mobile world looked to travelers along the way.

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Related Topix: West Valley City, UT

17 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

Utah Sen. Mike Lee wants Congress to sign off on new federal rules

Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, sponsored the event Thursday in Salt Lake City, where he equated the government to helicopter parents hovering unnecessarily over their children, and his solution is to require Congress to get more involved in the federal rule-making process that affects everything from health care to the type of light bulbs people can buy.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Mike Lee, Sundance Film Festival, Salt Lake City, UT, Tom Coburn

17 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

Marine killed in Utah crash planned to surprise little brother

Fort Collins, Colo. a A Colorado Marine killed in a crash in Utah last week was on his way home to surprise his little brother on the first day of school.

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Related Topix: Colorado, Colorado Government

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Utah forecast: Warm and wet ahead of the weekend

Throughout the state, Thursday was ushered in by thunderstorms and rain - heavy in places - as a wet weather pattern expected to continue Friday.

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Related Topix: Utah Government, Weather, Dining

Salt Lake Tribune

Westinghouse to build Utah nuclear plant

A firm seeking to bring nuclear power to Utah has reached an agreement with Westinghouse Electric Co.

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Related Topix: Nuclear Energy, Emery County, UT, San Juan County, UT, Moab, UT

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Family of woman who drank toxic tea set to talk

Attorney Paxton Guymon holds a photograph of Jim and Jan Harding during a news conference in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, Salt Lake City, UT, South Jordan, UT

Southern Utah News

Sons of Utah Pioneers hosts national convention in Kanab

The SUP opening banquet was held at Angels Landing. Participants were treated to pioneer stories, Doug Keller poetry and the Kanab All Women''s Council.

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Related Topix: Kanab, UT, Orderville, UT, Kane County, UT, Glendale, UT, Alton, UT

Deseret News

Investigators trying to identify pedestrian killed on I-15

Police were still trying to identify a pedestrian who was hit and killed by a semitrailer on I-15 Wednesday night.

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KSL-TV

Couple reunited after birth of first child, lengthy immigration process

Two months after the birth of their first child, a Utah woman was reunited with her husband following a complicated immigration process.

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Related Topix: Utah Government

Deseret News

Purple walls shed new light of happiness at homeless shelter

Johnny Jensen paints a room with Rick Gallacher, right, as students and faculty from the accounting master's degree program at the University of Utah's David Eccles School of Business cleaned up the Road Home Community Winter Shelter in Midvale for the coming winter season, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.

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Related Topix: University of Utah

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Rains quell fire threat, but give little to Utah's water storage

Wet monsoon storms that started in July and are continuing this week have staved off Utah's wildfire threat, but they have caused serious flash flooding and done little to help the state's water supply.

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Related Topix: Weather, West Jordan, UT, Sandy, UT, Salt Lake County, UT

Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake hires California attorney to fight San Diego Comic-Con lawsuit

In its legal battle with San Diego Comic-Con, Salt Lake Comic Con has armed itself with a lawyer right from their persecutors' own coast.

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Related Topix: Marketing

Salt Lake Tribune

Marriage was 'good and bad,' testifies Utah man accused of killing wife

Provo a Between sobs, Tracy A. Scott told a jury Wednesday about how he stood in front of his wife one March night, raised a gun, and shot and killed her.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Salt Lake Tribune

Driver who killed bicycling Utah judge quietly pleaded guilty

A 79-year-old New Mexico man, who quietly pleaded guilty in the 2013 Mill Creek Canyon traffic death of 3rd District Judge Anthony Quinn, is halfway through his six months' probation sentence.

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Deseret News

Couples oppose state request for more time to appeal gay marriage recognition ruling

Flags are carried during Utah Pride Festival Parade in Salt Lake City Sunday, June 8, 2014.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Salt Lake City, UT, Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, US News, ACLU

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