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  1. Board votes to restore Utah public schools' access to educational databaseRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Deseret News

    Utah public schools' access to the EBSCO Information Services educational database has been restored after its use was blocked for nearly a month following complaints that the database contained inappropriate material. On Friday, the Utah Education and Telehealth Network Board voted unanimously to restore schools' access to the K-12 database after it was temporarily halted while officials reviewed the complaints and worked with the provider to upgrade filters intended to block access to inappropriate material.

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  2. 5 of the 6 killed in Utah highway crash were from HondurasRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | SFGate

    This Oct.2018, mug shot released by the Wasatch County Sheriff shows Jamie Don McKenzie, 41 in Heber City, Utah. McKenzie is being held at Wasatch County Jail for investigation of six counts of vehicular homicide and two counts of driving under the influence causing serious injury as well as allegations involving open containers, reckless driving and speeding, authorities said.

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  3. Cruel Hearts Exclusive Trailer DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Film Threat

    "...well-to-do folks who want to experience what it would be like to live as a less fortunate person..." Writer/director Paul Osborne has the heart of an indie filmmaker. The prolific filmmaker is also behind the beloved documentary Official Rejection, a must-see, in our opinion).

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  4. Drunk man gets pepper-sprayed after altercation with JetBlue staff, Orlando airport policeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | USA Today

    When his flight was delayed, Brandon Strong took his frustration out on other passengers and JetBlue staff, leading to his arrest. Drunk man gets pepper-sprayed after altercation with JetBlue staff, Orlando airport police When his flight was delayed, Brandon Strong took his frustration out on other passengers and JetBlue staff, leading to his arrest.

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  5. Utah truck driver blamed for killing six people in crash has long record of drunk drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    'Intoxicated' Utah truck driver blamed for killing six people by plowing into their car has a been cited for drunk driving FOUR TIMES before and spent time in prison for child sex abuse Jamie Don McKenzie, 41, has been arrested for drunk driving four times in the past. He is blamed for killing six people by driving under the influence in Utah on Friday The Utah truck driver who has been blamed for killing six people by crashing into their Dodge pick-up truck last week has a long history of driving drunk and has spent time in prison for child sex abuse.

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  6. In states that didn't expand Medicaid, voters might do it anywayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    For years, elected leaders in conservative states have resisted expanding Medicaid, the government health program for low-income Americans. Now voters in four of those states will decide the question directly.

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  7. Three Takeaways: USC vs. UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Conquest Chronicles

    The USC Trojans hadn't beaten the Utah Utes in Salt Lake City since 2012. But, after a big against Colorado, the Trojans were confident going into this game.

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  8. Officers shoot, kill man allegedly holding woman at knifepoint in RivertonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Deseret News

    A man who investigators say held a knife to a woman's throat during a domestic violence incident was shot and killed by Unified police Monday. About 6:40 a.m. Monday, police were called to a home at 11779 S. Stone Ridge Court .

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  9. Here's how C.R. England Trucking is fighting child hungerRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Deseret News

    A little over a year ago, Chad, Josh, Zach and TJ England, the four brothers who run the Utah trucking company their great-grandfather C.R. England started way back in 1920, got together in a room to brainstorm. For years, like a lot of successful companies, C.R. England - which grew from one truck in 1920 to nearly 5,000 in 2018, becoming the largest refrigerated carrier in the United States in the process - had shared a portion of its success with a variety of causes, writing out checks to this charity and that.

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  10. Police use pepper spray on 'drunk' passenger furious over a JetBlue flight delayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Shocking moment cops pepper spray and tackle a drunk father in the middle of Orlando airport after he 'attacked JetBlue staff because he was angry his flight was delayed' According to arrest affidavit, Strong ripped a radio off of cop's vest and later kicked him in the leg A wild scene was caught on video at Orlando International Airport on Sunday evening when an irate passenger was pepper-sprayed after attacking a JetBlue Airlines employee. An eyewitness recorded several videos on her cellphone at the terminal showing the violent confrontation and its eye-watering aftermath.

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  11. Intoxicated passenger at Orlando airport filmed fighting with JetBlue staff, resisting policeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Fox News

    An airline passenger has been arrested for disorderly intoxication, resisting officers and assaulting police after getting into a confrontation with a JetBlue employee – and later cops – at the Orlando International Airport . The aggressive traveler, who was traveling with his 8-year-old son, was arrested on Sunday evening after the Orlando Police Department received multiple calls about an intoxicated individual at MCO's Gate 3, according to an arrest affidavit obtained from the Orlando PD's Public Information Officer.

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  12. Power ratings: Breaking down the South division race (title paths,...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    It's Week Nine, not even Halloween, and the South is a mess worthy of a conference with multiple messes. * USC, which just got poleaxed by Utah and has been outscored in its five conference games, remains in solid shape for the division crown.

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  13. ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.

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  14. Weekend Sports in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Lakers teammates Brandon Ingram and Rajon Rondo and Chris Paul of the Rockets were suspended without pay Sunday for an on-court fight. Ingram was suspended four games, Rondo will sit out three games and Paul two games.

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  15. USC could have only one healthy scholarship quarterback when it hosts Arizona State on Saturday.Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Press-Enterprise

    JT Daniels, the Trojans' starter through the first seven games, suffered a possible concussion late in a 41-28 loss at Utah over the weekend, leaving the true freshman passer's status up in the air. Daniels was sidelined following the final play of the third quarter when he was on the receiving end of a punishing hit by Utah safety Chase Hansen, delivered on a fourth-down attempt as Daniels heaved a throw toward the end zone.

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  16. USC freshman quarterback J.T. Daniels in concussion protocolRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Galveston County Daily News

    Southern California freshman quarterback J.T. Daniels will be unavailable at the start of the Trojans' upcoming practice week while he recovers from a likely concussion. USC coach Clay Helton also announced Sunday night that backup quarterback Matt Fink broke three ribs in the Trojans' loss at Utah.

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  17. What's next for UCLA football? The Utah UtesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Redlands Daily Facts

    UCLA update: Wilton Speight came off the bench for an injured Dorian Thompson-Robinson to help UCLA secure its second straight win, holding off Arizona 31-30. The win kept the Bruins in the Pac-12 South race as four teams now have two losses.

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  18. Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox: Chance to cover Jazz a 'dream come true'Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    Here's his experience covering the Utah Jazz's home opener against the defending champion Golden State Warriors, which ended in a 124-123 loss , as told to KSL TV reporter Jeremiah Jensen: "The Jazz - to me and really to the state of Utah - are the unifying piece that we have. Personally, this is the thing that my family gathered around.

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  19. Time to put an end to gerrymandering in UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Salt Lake Tribune

    I moved to Salt Lake City in 1998 and have lived in the same house for 20 years now. However, thanks to the blatant gerrymandering of our one-party Legislature, I have now lived in three congressional districts and may live in a fourth one after the 2020 census if we don't rein in this bare-faced grip on power.

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  20. A fond farewell to The New YorkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Salt Lake Tribune

    My heart is full of fond memories of The New Yorker restaurant, as it was such a part of my life over the past 40 years: birthday celebrations, book club gatherings, the opportunity of the shuttle service, after fine dining, to the ballet, opera and symphony . Memories of friends who still are in my life, memories of friends who have passed on.

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