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In Utah, the fight against porn is increasingly being framed as a public health crisis

Gender Designation Bill Utah

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah leaders have long sought to play a central role in the anti-pornography...

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Missing teen snowmobiler found safe

LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Authorities say a missing 15-year-old teen who was separated from his family while snowmobiling in Utah has been found safe. KUTV-TV reports the Cache County Sheriff’s Office confirmed Monday night the teen had been found after he had gone missing earlier in the day. Authorities...


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2nd Nevada football player joins No. 20 Wolf Pack hoops team

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada basketball coach Eric Musselman has added a second Wolf Pack football player to his depleted roster. Justin Brent, a 6-foot-5 safety, attended his first hoops practice on Monday. He joins 6-foot-5 receiver Elijah Cooks, who made the transition from the gridiron to the...


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Trump endorses Romney's Senate bid _ and Romney accepts

Trump Romney

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is endorsing Mitt Romney in Utah’s Senate race, another sign that the two Republicans are burying the hatchet after a fraught relationship. The GOP’s presidential nominee in 2012, Romney announced last week he would seek the nomination to replace retiring...


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Trump endorses Romney for Senate bid in Utah

Trump Romney

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is endorsing Mitt Romney in Utah’s Senate race, another sign that the two Republicans are burying the hatchet after a fraught relationship. The GOP’s presidential nominee in 2012, Romney announced last week he would seek the nomination to replace retiring...


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Utah has 5th highest number of athletes represented in the Olympics

Pyeongchang Olympics Figure Skating Men

A total of 16 Olympians who call Utah home have been scheduled to contend for gold in the Pyeongchang Olympics: the youngest 18 years old, and the oldest 36 years old.


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Trump endorses Romney for Utah's U.S. Senate seat

Trump Romney

President Donald Trump on Monday night threw his full support behind Mitt Romney’s bid to be the next U.S. senator from Utah, writing on Twitter that he would be a “worthy successor” to retiring Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah.


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Utah snowstorm causes hundreds of crashes on slick roads

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A winter snowstorm dumped a thick layer of snow in Utah that caused hundreds of car crashes and power outages Monday, punctuating an otherwise mild and dry winter. The Utah Highway Patrol reported nearly 300 car crashes on slick roads, including five that involved troopers,...


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The Latest: Utah snow leads to nearly 300 crashes

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Latest on a Utah snowstorm (all times local): 4:15 p.m. Authorities say a winter storm has caused nearly 300 crashes, including a handful involving troopers. The Utah Highway Patrol says no serious injuries were reported on the roads left treacherous by the storm that...


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Utah measure pushes back on ruling that boosted police power

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah lawmaker is proposing to limit the effects of a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that bolstered police power to use evidence even if officers did something wrong to get it. State prosecutors criticized the legislation that would bar all evidence gathered after an illegal stop,...


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Streaking Jazz make sweet music coming out of All-Star break

Jazz Rise Basketball

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A few weeks ago, it appeared the Utah Jazz might be headed to the draft lottery. Those around the NBA weren’t buying it. “They’ve got some good players, so I don’t think anybody was surprised they fought their way back in,” Portland guard Damian Lillard said. As the season...


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