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1 hr ago | Salt Lake Tribune

Detectives crack 1991 Utah murder mystery

Unified Police believe they've solved a Holladay woman's 23-year-old cold case, thanks to DNA and Legos.


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5 hrs ago | Deadline

World Film Community Joins Hands In Support Of Shuttered Beijing Festival

Film festivals from New York to Sydney have signed a statement of support for the Beijing Independent Film Festival which was shut down by Chinese authorities over the weekend .


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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Nebulae Entertainment to release thriller filmed in Utah

The independent film, produced in and expected to be released late in 2015, will tell the story of a young man who learns his destiny while encountering a centuries-old threat.


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Deseret News

Couples in Utah same-sex marriage case ask Supreme Court to hear state's appeal

Plaintiffs Moudi Sbeity and Derek Kitchen, and Laurie Wood and Kody Partridge hug during a press conference regarding a federal appeals court decision on same-sex marriage in Salt Lake City Wednesday, June 25, 2014.


Related Topix: Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, US News, US Supreme Court

The Raw Story

Gay rights activists face charges over sit-in at Utah Legislature

Thirteen Utah gay rights activists briefly arrested six months ago during a sit-in at the State Capitol to demand lawmakers consider an anti-discrimination bill are now facing misdemeanor charges linked to the protest, according to state court records.


Related Topix: Utah, Gay/Lesbian, Salt Lake City, UT

Business Journal

More details emerge on Truland's troubled Utah data center project

Truland Group Inc. appears to have gone nearly a year before its Chapter 7 bankruptcy without getting paid on a data center project in Utah.


Related Topix: Economics News, Bankruptcy, Salt Lake City, UT

Arkansas Times

The curious case of Rolf Kaestel: 33 years in prison and counting

Salt Lake City Weekly has a fascinating story on Rolf Kaestel, sentenced to life in prison for a robbing $261 from Bob's Taco Hut in Fort Smith 31 years ago.


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Millennial generation gives Ford automaker most sales consideration

If the thought of purchasing a new car keeps you awake at night, thoughts of Ford will most likely lay your fears to rest.


Related Topix: Hybrid, Ford Escape, Ford, Ford Explorer, SUV, Salt Lake City, UT

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Times Bulletin

Final ruling issued against part of polygamy ban

In this July 10, 2013, file photo, Kody Brown poses with his wives at one of their homes in Las Vegas.


Related Topix: Sister Wives, Entertainment, Television, Utah, Salt Lake City, UT


Utah approves winery in town with polygamous sect

The eldest daughter of former Gov. Bob McDonnell testified Wednesday that her parents' marriage had been troubled for many years and her mom developed "a mild obsession" with the Virginia businessman whose... Attorneys for former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife wrapped up their case Wednesday in the couple's corruption trial, their defense ... (more)


Related Topix: Utah, Bob McDonnell, US Governors, Wedding, FLDS, Religion


University of Utah Biologist Wins Turkey's Top Science Prize

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 27, 2014 - University of Utah biologist A aAYan AzekercioAYlu, who campaigns to save wetlands in his native Turkey, has won that nation's highest science prize, which is similar to the U.S. National Medal of Science.

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Utah family touched by police shooting urges calm in Missouri

BOUNTIFUL Thirteen years ago, Salt Lake City police fought, and then gunned down Edgar Hernandez.


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Ban proposed on rope-swinging from Utah arches

Areal Flood Advisory issued August 26 at 5:52PM MDT expiring August 26 at 7:45PM MDT in effect for: Bent, Kiowa, Prowers Flash Flood Warning issued August 26 at 4:08PM MDT expiring August 26 at 6:30PM MDT in effect for: Larimer Flash Flood Watch issued August 26 at 11:13AM MDT expiring August 27 at 3:00AM MDT in effect for: Alamosa, Baca, Bent, ... (more)


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Salt Lake Tribune

Trailblazing lawyer joins fight against Utah same-sex marriage ban

But if they do, the Salt Lake City lawyers defending three same-sex Utah couples seeking to topple the state's ban on gay and lesbian unions will be standing side-by-side with the woman who led Massachusetts to become the first state in the country to legalize same-sex marriages.


Related Topix: Utah, Gay/Lesbian, Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, US News, US Supreme Court

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Cybercast News Service

Mother of newborn baby found in trash arrested

A newborn baby was in extremely critical condition Tuesday after her 23-year-old mother left her in a neighbor's trash can in Utah, a state that allows mothers to drop off newborns at hospitals without consequences, police and health officials said.


Related Topix: Salt Lake City, UT, Kearns, UT

Brandon Sun

Federal government proposes ban on daredevil rope-swinging from some iconic Utah arches

This Nov. 4, 2012, file photo, shows an unidentified person swinging from the Corona Arch near Moab, Utah.


Related Topix: Moab, UT, Salt Lake City, UT, West Jordan, UT

ABC News

Baby Left in Trash Can 'Fighting for His Life'

Police say a newborn baby is in extremely critical condition after his mother left him in a trash can near her home in Kearns, Utah.


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Robert Redford taking Sundance to Hong Kong

The actor/director's movie event takes place annually in Utah, and he expanded it internationally by taking it to London in 2012.


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Deseret News

New poll shows many Utahns oppose and misunderstand Common Core

Kids in Christine Mitchell's third-grade class work on math Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, at Rosecrest Elementary School in Salt Lake City.


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Salt Lake Tribune

Utah's famous Canyonlands rock art unexpectedly recent

A study by Utah State University scientists could shed new light on the ancient culture or cultures that created the haunting rock art known as the Barrier Canyon Style.


Related Topix: Utah State University, Canyonlands National Park, US National Parks, Anthropology, Science, Salt Lake City, UT