News

Police ID Murray woman fatally shot through basement window in Magna

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Unified Police of Salt Lake County say that 25-year-old Paige Espinoza of Murray is the woman who...

State

Utah's crowded Zion National Park may require reservations

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — It would be a first for a U.S. national park: Requiring reservations to get in. But it’s an option that Utah’s Zion National Park is considering to manage an overwhelming surge of visitors to its sweeping red-rock vistas and canyons. Zion, which welcomed 4.3 million people...


Government

Trump legal team looking to investigate Mueller aides

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s legal team is evaluating potential conflicts of interest among members of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigative team, according to three people with knowledge of the matter. The revelation comes as Mueller’s probe into Russia’s election meddling...


Government

Analysis: Congressional GOP coming to grips with failure

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A brutal reality is settling over Capitol Hill: The Republican effort to repeal and replace “Obamacare,” which has consumed the first six months of the Trump administration, may never yield results. Not only that, the GOP goal of overhauling the tax code requires passing a budget...


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Smart technology changing lives of disabled community

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SARATOGA SPRINGS, Utah (AP) — Kevin Hoyt uses a smart doorbell to see who’s standing on his front porch without having to go to the door. His wife, Melissa, will ask Amazon Alexa to turn off a light as she’s rushing out of the house. Ten-year-old Bailey uses Alexa to play songs so she can practice...


State

'I'm a real person': Teachers who wear different hats

LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Middle school math teacher Marc Muir said delivering Domino’s pizza gives him a different outlook. “Some teachers, they’re excited for Friday to come, and I think Friday is my worst day,” he said. After he turns off the lights in his South Cache Middle School classroom at 3:30 on...


Government

Trump legal team looking to investigate Mueller aides

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s legal team is evaluating potential conflicts of interest among members of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigative team, three people with knowledge of the matter said Thursday. The revelations come as Mueller’s investigation appears likely to probe...


Government

Publicly assailed by Trump, Sessions says he's staying on

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions, publicly skewered by his boss for stepping clear of the Russia-Trump investigations, declared Thursday he still loves his job and plans to stay on. Yet Donald Trump’s airing of his long-simmering frustrations with Sessions raised significant new...


Business

Asian shares meander as ECB, BOJ hold monetary policy steady

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TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Friday in muted trading after the European Central Bank announced no changes to its stimulus policies. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 slipped 0.2 percent to 20,109.57 while Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 lost 0.2 percent to 5,750.70. South Korea’s Kospi...


Government

Even with Trump warning, Mueller likely to probe finances

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s growing anxiety about the federal Russia probe has spilled into public view with his warning that special counsel Robert Mueller would be out of bounds if he dug into the Trump family’s finances. But that’s a line that Mueller seems sure to cross. Several...


Business

GOP leaders plan Tuesday health vote, it's an uphill climb

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican leaders pushed toward a Senate vote next Tuesday on resurrecting their nearly flat-lined health care bill. Their uphill drive was further complicated by the ailing GOP Sen. John McCain’s potential absence and a dreary report envisioning that the number of uninsured...


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