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  1. Texas pets prepped for adoption in Utah after hurricaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2017 | Seattle Times

    Dozens of homeless dogs and cats brought to Salt Lake City from Texas because of Hurricane Harvey will be spayed and neutered Sunday as animal advocates prepare them for local adoption. The Community Animal Welfare Society and other organizations helped bring dozens of animals from Texas shelters in an effort to make room in those shelters for Houston pets waiting to be reunited with owners.

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  2. Mandeville man ready for amputation, bionic armRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | Seattle Times

    Perry Pezzarossi of Mandeville left for a trip to Salt Lake City on Aug. 22. It'll be no vacation. He's traveling to Utah's picturesque capital city where he will get his right arm cut off below the elbow.

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  3. Vigil planned for chickens killed in egg-farm fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | Seattle Times

    Animal rights activists are planning vigils this weekend to honor the lives of more than 100,000 chickens that were killed when egg farm caught fire in Tooele County. Authorities say an electrical or mechanical problem with manure-handling equipment sparked the Tuesday-morning blaze at Fassio Egg Farms in Erda, west of Salt Lake City.

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  4. Utah asks FBI to investigate police in nurse's rough arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Seattle Times

    Prosecutors have asked the FBI to join an investigation into the rough arrest of a Utah nurse after video of her being dragged screaming from a hospital drew widespread condemnation, authorities said Thursday. Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill is overseeing a criminal investigation into officers involved in the handcuffing of nurse Alex Wubbels.

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  5. Schools get $64 million from state land trust, a new highRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Seattle Times

    The 30 percent increase announced Wednesday comes after voters approved an amendment to the Utah Constitution that allows more of the revenue made off the public lands to go to schools. The amendment allows investment earnings to go to schools, rather than only interest made off stocks and bonds held by the trust.

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  6. 'Dreamers' accuse Trump administration of betraying themRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Seattle Times

    They grew up in America and are working or going to school here. Some are building businesses or raising families of their own.

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  7. Fallout from Utah nurse arrest: Policy changes, apologiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | Seattle Times

    Officials at a Utah hospital where a nurse was arrested after refusing to allow police to draw a patient's blood are apologizing that security officers didn't intervene and saying they've implemented policy changes. The announcements Monday mark the latest fallout from nurse Alex Wubbels' release last week of the July 26 body-camera footage showing a Salt Lake City police officer dragging her from University of Utah Hospital.

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  8. Muslim woman from Utah makes splash on 'Project Runway'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | Seattle Times

    A Muslim designer from Utah chosen for the fashion-competition show "Project Runway" said she tried out for the TV show to promote her modest clothing designs. But to her surprise, she also has become a role model.

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  9. Critics: Utah horse meeting is secretive 'slaughter summit'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | Seattle Times

    Swollen populations of federally-protected wild horses roaming 10 Western states are starved and damaging rangelands, Utah and U.S. government officials said at conference Wednesday, an invitation-only meeting that mustang-protection advocates say is promoting the slaughter of an icon of the American West. Members of Utah's congressional delegation and a U.S. Interior Department official speaking at the National Horse and Burro Summit in Salt Lake City all described an unsustainable population of wild horses that's nearly three times the size that federal officials think the rangeland can support.

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  10. Eclipse mania sends Americans scurrying to find safe glassesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Seattle Times

    Eclipse mania is building and so is demand for the glasses that make it safe to view the first total solar eclipse to cross the U.S. in 99 years. Lines are forming, prices are rising and shelves are emptying as people scurry to obtain special eyewear to view the sun Monday as it is obscured by the passing moon.

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  11. Amazon's effort to block fake eclipse glasses trips up newbie merchantRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Seattle Times

    Amazon suspended the account of a seller of solar-eclipse glasses, though the Utah merchant had the proper documentation. He ran into trouble trying to straighten it out.

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  12. Pac-12 football preview: USC is back in the national championship pictureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Seattle Times

    On Wednesday, we previewed the Pac-12 North , where Washington is expected to be a heavy favorite to repeat as the division champ. 1. USC 2. Utah 3. UCLA 4. Colorado 5. Arizona State 6. Arizona South game of the year: Utah at USC, Oct. 14. In Sam Darnold's first start for USC, the Utes defeated the Trojans 31-27 in Salt Lake City last season.

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  13. Top of the draft board shines at Summer LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | Seattle Times

    The depth and quality of the 2017 NBA draft had teams tanking at the end of the regular season in hopes of vaulting into the top three picks. With the huge caveat being that it was only summer league action, those at the top of the draft made quite a first impression.

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  14. Spiking temperatures, fire danger in Southwest US heat waveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Seattle Times

    A heat wave blanketing the U.S. Southwest is toppling temperature records, raising wildfire danger and sending residents to pools and beaches for cool relief. The National Weather Service says the mercury in Utah will remain in triple digits Thursday, a day after Salt Lake City's airport reached a record 105 degrees.

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  15. Salt Lake City man pleads guilty in husband's fire deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Seattle Times

    A Utah man pleaded guilty Tuesday to murder and arson charges in the house-fire death of his husband, a well-known Salt Lake City restaurateur and LGBT pioneer. Prosecutors agreed not to seek the death penalty in exchange for the pleas from Craig Crawford, 48. He's expected to be sentenced to life in prison and a judge will decide later whether he will have the possibility of parole.

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  16. Judge blocks merger of nuclear-waste disposal companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Seattle Times

    A federal judge in Delaware has blocked a Utah-based nuclear waste disposal company from buying a Texas-based competitor. The judge on Wednesday ruled in favor of the U.S. Justice Department in an antitrust lawsuit aimed at blocking Salt Lake City-based EnergySolutions' planned $367 million acquisition of rival Waste Control Specialists, based in Dallas.

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  17. Chief weighs change, defends tactics after slayingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Seattle Times

    A suburban Utah police chief said Tuesday he's considering changes to the way stalking reports are handled amid questions about a 911 call a woman made days before her ex-boyfriend opened fire on a car full of children, killing her and her son. But Sandy Police Chief Kevin Thacker defended the way his department deals with domestic violence complaints between couples who live together or are married, the definition under Utah law.

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  18. Utah Muslim leader blocked from flying returns to US homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Seattle Times

    A Utah Muslim leader who finally returned home Sunday after being barred from flying to the U.S. last week will push forward with a lawsuit that brought attention to his case to ensure he is afforded free reign of travel in the future, his attorney said Monday. Imam Yussuf Abdi, a U.S. citizen, and his attorneys believe his name is on a government no-fly list where he doesn't belong, lawyer Jim McConkie said.

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  19. Snow in June dots California slopes with skiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Seattle Times

    A rare winter-like storm brought more snow to the Sierra Nevada on Monday, giving skiers the opportunity to enjoy the slopes as summer gets underway. At Squaw Valley, the storm dropped four inches of snow at the upper elevations and two inches at the base, delighting skiers and snowboarders who will be on the slopes past the Fourth of July for a first time in history.

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  20. Police search for motive after Utah man kills woman, boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Seattle Times

    After hearing screams and pounding at her front door, Kathy Peterson found a hysterical woman and three young girls cowering, one of the girls covered in blood. She heard gunshots nearby in the middle class Salt Lake City suburb as she opened the door and brought them inside to safety.

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