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Protesters ask Hatch for Hanukkah gift: Funding Children's Health Insurance Program

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Two dozen protesters gathered with songs, prayers and menorahs on the first night of Hanukkah, urging Sen. Orrin Hatch and...

4 legislators join calls for Utah County commissioner to resign

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A growing group of Utah County elected officials are joining the calls on embattled Utah County Commissioner Greg Graves to...

Venezuelan judge orders Utah man be tried on weapons charges

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A Venezuelan judge ruled Tuesday that a jailed American man must stand trial on weapons charges, dashing hopes of his family...

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Salt Lake City Council approves affordable housing 'road map'

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The Salt Lake City Council approved a new, long-term housing plan with a focus on affordable homes Tuesday night in a...

Photos: Utahns mark start of Hanukkah

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Rabbi Benny Zippel, executive director of Chabad Lubavitch of Utah, lights the menorah at Abravanel Hall Plaza in Salt Lake...

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U. to lease 290 beds downtown for student housing

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The University of Utah will lease dozens of apartments in a single complex downtown to provide 290 beds of student housing to...

Utah tech business leaders say harassment issues undercut diversity efforts

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As allegations of sexual misconduct continue to impact many industries, issues of harassment and gender bias in the tech...

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Fort Duchesne man faces 12 years for firing gun during chase with federal officers

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A Fort Duchesne man who fired a gun during a high-speed chase with Bureau of Indian Affairs officers could spend up to 12...

Faculty concerns prompt added patrols at U. Research Park

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University of Utah police are increasing patrols and implementing other safety measures in Research Park in response to...

Huntsman family gets annual Road Home fund drive started with $1.2 million donation

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With a swipe of a pen, billionaire businessman Jon Huntsman Sr. pledged $1.2 million Tuesday to the Road Home as part of the...

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Ogden couple pleads guilty to trafficking women in prostitution operation

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An Ogden couple accused of alternately providing women with drugs or beating and intimidating them to keep them working in...

Former physician assistant charged with abusing patient

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A former physician assistant who is already facing federal charges in connection with the death of a former NHL player now...

State lawmakers have extra $484M to spend in coming year

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Utah lawmakers will have about $484 million extra to spend when they meet in general session next month.

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Audit: Utah better at tracking water use, but more work ahead

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A legislative audit released Tuesday says Utah is doing a better job of tracking water consumption, but there needs to be...

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Corrections officer arrested for allegedly enticing a minor

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A Utah Department of Corrections officer was arrested Monday for allegedly trying to hook-up with a 13-year-old boy.

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West Valley man charged with murder in 5-year-old missing man case

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A man accused of brutally killing another man 5 years ago and using a backhoe to bury his remains 7-feet underground, has...

Environmental groups call Escalante Canyons National Park proposal 'bait-and-switch'

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Several environmental groups called the proposed national park in the Grand Staircase-Escalante area a "bait-and-switch" to...

Board seeks more info on man incarcerated for 37 years

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A man who has been incarcerated for nearly four decades for a high profile crime committed when he was 18, will have to wait...

Provo photographer charged with touching teen models

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A Provo photographer accused of inappropriately touching teen boys while having them pose in their underwear now faces nine...

Former college hoops player identified as Taylorsville shooting victim

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Police say a former college basketball player was the victim of Sunday's fatal shooting in Taylorsville.

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Taylor Halverson: Do we need a 'Learning, No Greater Responsibility'?

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If learning carries so much responsibility, and if learners apparently can achieve so much without a teacher, why have teachers?

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Police: Man rams two patrol cars, flees in stolen vehicle from car lot

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Law enforcement officials are looking for a man who they say rammed two police vehicles and then stole an SUV off a car lot...

Teen boy hit by car on way to West Valley junior high

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A 13-year-old boy was hit by a car Tuesday while trying to get to school in West Valley City.

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Free tax help for Bountiful residents available starting in January

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Free tax help for residents who qualify will be available at Bountiful City Hall, 10 E. Center, on Wednesdays beginning at...

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St. George police ID hit-and-run victim; ask for public's help

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Police have identified the woman who was killed in a hit-and-run crash in St. George Saturday night.

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Learn about Murray’s Spanish dual-language program Wednesday

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Parents of kindergarten students are invited to learn about the Murray School District’s Spanish dual-language...

State Sen. Brian Shiozawa resigns for Trump administration post

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State Sen. Brian Shiozawa has resigned from the Utah Legislature and taken a post in the Trump administration.

Utah court rules against partisan State School Board elections

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A 3rd District judge has ruled that a law passed by Utah Legislature in 2016 that calls for partisan State School Board...

Advocates petition Hatch to prioritize CHIP, offer chocolate chips to 'sweeten deal'

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Alliance for a Better Utah, asking that Sen. Orrin Hatch prioritize renewing the Children's Health Insurance Program's...

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Salt Lake can't be the only city building affordable housing, council says

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With Utah's capital city poised to pass its first long-term housing plan in more than a decade Tuesday — with a heavy...

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'Just Impossible': Utahn in Venezuelan jail barred from hospital, family says

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A former Mormon missionary from Riverton whose health has declined during his roughly year-and-a-half in a Venezuelan jail...

Weber officials fear national discourse affecting student behavior

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The Weber School District superintendent said he's seen an uptick in "intolerant behavior" and he and other school officials...

West Valley teen pleads guilty to raping, murdering girl when he was 15

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A West Valley man accused of raping and killing his young neighbor when he was 15 years pleaded guilty Monday afternoon.