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19 min ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

Utah considers rejecting daylight saving time

Utah residents said Thursday that officials should reject daylight saving time and join Arizona and Hawaii as the only states that don't adjust their clocks.

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Related Topix: Arizona Government, Arizona, US News

19 min ago | KEPR CBS 19

Utah considers rejecting daylight saving time

Utah residents said Thursday that officials should reject daylight saving time and join Arizona and Hawaii as the only states that don't adjust their clocks.

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Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, US News

3 hrs ago | KSL-TV

Flash Flood Danger Rising in Southern Utah

National Weather Service meteorologist Larry Dunn said forecasters are most concerned about wildfire burn scars.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Flood

7 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

A look at what's next for gay marriage in the US

In this April 11, 2014, file photo, Ali Bell, of Bountiful, holds her sign with other supporters of Utah's same-sex marriage ban who gathered at the Utah State Capitol, in Salt Lake City, to stand up for "traditional marriage" a day after a federal appeals court heard arguments about the constitutionality of the law.

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Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, Gay/Lesbian, Bountiful, UT, Salt Lake City, UT

11 hrs ago | Deseret News

New Alta High principal appointed

"I am a proud graduate of Alta High, and I'm grateful to the board of education and the administration for allowing me to return to my alma mater in such an important role for the community," said McGill, who is pursuing a doctorate in educational leadership with an emphasis in social justice at the University of Utah.

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15 hrs ago | KFVS12

Border surge overwhelming, officials tell Congress

FEMA administrator Craig Fugate and others appeared before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee a day after President Barack Obama asked Congress for $3.7 billion to deal with the immigration crisis.

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Related Topix: US News, FEMA, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Supreme Court

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Deseret News

New solar panels may help power a future with more U.S. gold medalists

The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association Center of Excellence was outfitted with 126 solar panels, which are expected to save the association about 8,000 per year - money which it plans on using to power future athletes' gold medal goals.

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KSL-TV

Overwhelming majority of Utahns want immigration reform now

There was a palpable frustration among the diverse group of Utahns who came together Wednesday for a roundtable discussion on the need for immigration reform.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Utah Government, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Agriculture, Science

Salt Lake Tribune

Evidence issues delay case for Utah man charged in fatal hit-and-run

Farmington a A defense attorney for a man accused of driving drunk and hitting and killing a pedestrian in Clearfield in May asked a judge for more time Wednesday to decide whether to set a trial date or resolve the case.

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Salt Lake Tribune

Utah farmers markets accepting food stamps

Customers can use Horizon cards, a debit-like card through which food stamps are dispersed, to buy locally produced fruits, vegetables, meat and eggs.

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Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, Life, Food, Vegetables, Agriculture, Science, Provo, UT

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Utah to Appeal Gay Marriage Ruling to High Court

Jolene Mewing, left, and her spouse Collen Mewing gather with about 300 people gathered in a downtown park in Salt Lake City.

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Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, Gay/Lesbian, US Supreme Court, US News, Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals

Sunherald.com

Utah to appeal gay marriage ruling to high court

In this April 26, 2014, file photo, Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes speaks during the Utah Republican Party nominating convention, in Sandy, Utah.

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Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, Wedding, Gay/Lesbian, US Governors, Gary Herbert, US News, US Supreme Court

Deseret News

In our opinion: When Utah transit projects engage in eminent domain

Michael Allegra, general manager of Utah Transit Authority, leaves the Draper Town Center TRAX Station at the grand opening of the Draper TRAX extension in Draper.

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Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, Opinion

Deseret News

Utah gas prices climb 14 cents from last month

Utah fuel prices in May showed the greatest increase in the nation, jumping 28 cents per gallon.

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Related Topix: Moab, UT, Vernal, UT

Salt Lake Tribune

20 Utah restaurants earn wine awards

Wine Spectator magazine released its 2014 Restaurant Wine List Awards on Tuesday, and 20 Utah restaurants are among the honorees.

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Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, Park City, UT, Holladay, UT, Salt Lake City, UT

Salt Lake Tribune

New distilleries produce Utah's first gin and more v...

The number of distilleries in Utah has doubled in less than a year, resulting in a greater variety of spirits.

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Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, Recreational Vehicle, Coleman, Salt Lake City, UT, Drink, Cocktails

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Utah forecast: Hot days and some relief with evening rain showers

Sweating northern Utahns won't escape the summer heat heading toward the midweek, but there will be moments of wet respite.

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Related Topix: Utah Government, Weather

USA Today

Police: Meth addiction made Utah mom kill 6 newborns

A Utah mother killed six of her newborns because she was addicted to methamphetamine and couldn't cope with caring for the children, police said Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, Violent Crime, Drugs, Pleasant Grove, UT

Salt Lake Tribune

Financially literate? Utah kids sharpen skills over summer

When the heat takes over and school's out for summer, many kids long to spend the day splashing, carefree in pools.

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Related Topix: Utah County, UT, Utah State University, Provo, UT

Salt Lake Tribune

Utah families flood health department for hemp oil permits

July 8 marks the first day Utahns can apply for the permit to treat epilepsy. The registration requires an application, a $400 fee, a neurologist's certification and a physician's evaluation - but those documents weren't available until last weekend.

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Related Topix: Utah Government, Epilepsy, Medicine, Health, Neurology

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