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  1. Make My DayDUTCH Scientists Grow Synthetic Sausages in a LabRead the original story

    8 min ago | American Reporter

    BRADENTON, Fla., Sept. 7, 2011, 10:38pm ET -- Americans watching the MSNBC GOP presidential candidate debate tonight could not have been very encouraged about their future under any of the seven men and one woman seeking election to the White House in 2012.

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  2. Majerus foundation donates $1 million toward MU scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    First generation students at Marquette University will benefit from a $1 million gift from the family of another first generation student who went on to coach the university's basketball team and become an assistant coach with the Milwaukee Bucks. The Rick Majerus Family Foundation announced Thursday it would honor the late coach who earned his degree in history from Marquette University in 1970 with a scholarship fund to help other students in the Helen Way Klingler College of Arts and Sciences be the first in their families to attend college.

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  3. Amanda Smith to step down as head of state environmental agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Deseret News

    Amanda Smith, who has spent the last six years at the helm of the state's environmental agency shepherding oversight of protections for Utah's land, air and water, is stepping down to pursue opportunities in the private sector. Smith's departure was announced Thursday by the governor's office, with Utah Gov. Gary Herbert noting the contributions she's made through addressing contentious environmental issues via collaboration.

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  4. Amanda Smith leaving as head of Utah Department of Environmental...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) Amanda Smith, center, Executive Director of the Utah Department of Environmental Quality is surrounded by raised hands hoping to speak in opposition to SB 21, creating revisions to the department of environmental quality boards on Wednesday, February 8, 2012. The Salt Lake Tribune) Amanda Smith, center, Executive Director of the Utah Department of Environmental Quality is surrounded by raised hands hoping to speak in opposition to SB 21, creating revisions to the department of environmental quality boards on Wednesday, February 8, 2012.

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  5. Make My DayDUTCH Scientists Grow Synthetic Sausages in a LabRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | American Reporter

    BRADENTON, Fla., Sept. 7, 2011, 10:38pm ET -- Americans watching the MSNBC GOP presidential candidate debate tonight could not have been very encouraged about their future under any of the seven men and one woman seeking election to the White House in 2012.

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  6. Sigma Chi Kicks Off Annual 'Derby Days' Charity CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Onward State

    Sigma Chi fraternity kicked off its annual week-long philanthropy Sunday, known lovingly as Derby Days. The week-long competition started with Penny Wars in the HUB and continued Monday evening with a field day at the Sigma Chi house, which included a Paint Bucket challenge, Egg Toss, Tug of War, and Pi A Chi .

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  7. Make My DayDUTCH Scientists Grow Synthetic Sausages in a LabRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 19 | American Reporter

    BRADENTON, Fla., Sept. 7, 2011, 10:38pm ET -- Americans watching the MSNBC GOP presidential candidate debate tonight could not have been very encouraged about their future under any of the seven men and one woman seeking election to the White House in 2012.

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  8. Candidates spouses can make difference on trailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | WMUR-TV Manchester

    As potential presidential candidates travel around the country to try to gain momentum ahead of official campaigns, some are starting to turn to trusted advisers to keep their message going. EFFECTIVE AS CANDIDATES THEMSELVES.

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  9. Norman Bangerter, former Utah governor, dies at 82Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Washington Post

    In 2011, former Utah Governors pose for a photo. From left to right: Norman H. Bangerter, Mike Leavitt, Gary R. Herbert, Olene S. Walker and Jon Huntsman Jr. Norman Bangerter, who in 1984 became Utah's first Republican governor in a generation and over two terms in office supported an unpopular tax increase to fund education during an economic downturn, died April 14 at a hospital in Murray, Utah.

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  10. A leader who was not afraid to make tough decisions: Cohorts, rivals react to Bangerter's passingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Prior to the inauguration of Utah Gov. Gary R. Herbert as the 17th governor of the State of Utah, Monday, Jan. 3, 2011, a group of former governors posed for a photo with the latest of their line in the Gold Room of the State Capitol. From left to right: Gov. Norman H. Bangerter, Gov. Mike Leavitt, Gov. Gary R. Herbert, Gov. Olene S. Walker and Gov. Jon Huntsman Jr. Prior to the inauguration of Utah Gov. Gary R. Herbert as the 17th governor of the State of Utah, Monday, Jan. 3, 2011, a group of former governors posed for a photo with the latest of their line in the Gold Room of the State Capitol.

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  11. Sen. Mike Lee's chief of staff resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | KSL-TV

    Sen. Mike Lee's former chief of staff, Boyd Matheson, has returned to the role after the recent resignation of Neil Ashdown, who was a top aide to former Gov. Jon Huntsman Jr., for personal reasons. When Neil Ashdown initially stepped down as the Utah Republican senator's chief of staff last month "to deal with some personal family matters that need my attention," he said he hoped the situation would only be temporary.

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  12. Former Gov. Huntsman visits NH SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | WMUR-TV Manchester

    Former Gov. Jon Huntsman visited New Hampshire Friday and Saturday on behalf of his non-profit organization, No Labels. The former Utah governor hosted a town hall meeting at 3S ArtSpace in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, at 8:15 a.m. Saturday, followed by another town hall at Manchester Community College in Manchester, New Hampshire, at 1:30 p.m. Huntsman is the co-chairman of the bipartisan group No Labels, which advocates reaching across the political aisle to solve problems.

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  13. Former Gov. Huntsman holds town halls in NH SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | WMUR-TV Manchester

    Former Gov. Jon Huntsman visited New Hampshire Friday and Saturday on behalf of his non-profit organization, No Labels. MIKE CRONIN, WMUR NEWS 9. STEPHANIE: THANK YOU.

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  14. Mormon Church has asked the US Supreme Court to ban gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies The high court is expected to hear same-sex marriage arguments starting later this month after the issue has gained momentum in the past year, as several states have legalised it.

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  15. Guest column by Rita Wegner and Peter Thacher | After referendum...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Daily Pennsylvanian

    After this amazing success, it is only natural to wonder what comes next in terms of Penn actually divesting from fossil fuels. Unfortunately, it does not mean that Penn will automatically divest, and the process is slower than optimal.

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  16. Huntsman highlights national Commencement ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Daily Pennsylvanian

    Jon Huntsman Jr., son of the namesake of Huntsman Hall, will be speaking at the University of Arizona's Commencement in May. Huntsman Jr. served as Utah governor from 2005 to 2009 and was a Republican presidential candidate in 2011. He has also served as ambassador to China under President Obama and as the U.S. trade ambassador for President George W. Bush.

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  17. DHS asked to probe Secret Service over release of Chaffetza s job rejectionRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Washington Post

    Senior staffers for a House committee overseeing the Secret Service have asked the Obama administration to investigate complaints that agency employees circulated private personnel information revealing that the panel's chairman was once rejected for a job as an agent, according to people familiar with the discussions. The committee staff referred the issue Thursday to the Department of Homeland Security after receiving whistleblower complaints that Secret Service staff at agency headquarters had circulated potentially unflattering information about Chairman Jason Chaffetz .

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  18. DHS asked to probe Secret Service over release of Chaffetz's job rejectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Washington Post

    Rep. Jason Chaffetz speaks at a hearing on the Secret Service by the House Oversight Committee in September of 2014. Senior staffers for a House committee overseeing the Secret Service have asked the Obama administration to investigate complaints that agency employees circulated private personnel information revealing that the panel's chairman was once rejected for a job as an agent, according to people familiar with the discussions.

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  19. Governor vetoes 5 bills on last day for actionRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | KSL-TV

    Gov. Gary Herbert vetoed five bills Wednesday, including one that would have designated a segment of I-15 in honor of late House Speaker Becky Lockhart. Controversy surfaced around HB385 after veterans rallied Monday urging the governor to veto the bill because it would rename parts of the freeway that is currently designated as Veterans Memorial Highway.

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  20. Gail Miller named 'Giant In Our City'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | KSL-TV

    Gail Miller was an influential figure in Utah for many years, but when her late husband, Larry, passed away in 2009, she knew more would be required of her than ever. "We were a good team.

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