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  • New charges in Charleston church shooting: Attempted murder
    Columbia, S.C. • The man accused of killing nine people attending Bible study at a historic black church in Charleston has been indicted on three new ...
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  • Officials: F-16 fighter jet, small plane collide in midair
    Charleston, S.C. • An F-16 fighter jet and a small plane collided in midair Tuesday over South Carolina, raining down plane parts and debris. The Fede...
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  • (Steve Griffin  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  

Ivy Earnest, owner of Boozetique, demonstrates the Vaportini, which allows people to inhale, rather than swallow, alcohol, in her Salt Lake City store that sells booze-related accessories and gifts Wednesday, June 24, 2015. Boozetique brings convenience, technology to Salt Lake City’s cocktail scene
    The Boozetique sells just about everything wine and cocktail lovers need to enjoy a drink — old-time bitters and tonics, flasks and shakers, corkscrew...
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    Companies Enhancing the Way We Live, Work and Play
    Utah is home to many great organizations that enhance the way we live, work and play. In the annual Best of State awards programs, several homegrown o...
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    One year later, hard-hit Gaza neighborhood still trying to recover from war
    Shijaiyah, Gaza Strip • After weeks of sharing cramped quarters with relatives during last year’s war between Hamas and Israel, 39-year-old Mohammed al-Selek thought nothing …
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  • (Leah Hogsten  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Rosemary ribeye: a 14-ounce cut with a rosemary-guajillo crust, garlic mashed potatoes, green beans, mushroom steak sauce and crispy fried onions, $27,  at  Stephen's American Bistro in the DoubleTree Hotel in downtown Salt Lake City. Restaurant review: Stephen’s American Bistro a plum addition to Salt Lake City’s hotel dining scene
    Stephen’s American Bistro is an unlikely find in a nondescript location — near the atrium inside the DoubleTree Suites in downtown Salt Lake — offerin...
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  • Utah Jazz's new draft pick Trey Lyles, right, speaks after being introduced while general manager Dennis Lindsey looks on at a news conference Friday, June 26, 2015, in Salt Lake City. The Jazz added Lyles to the roster during Thursday's NBA basketball draft, but Lindsey’s work is not done yet. The Jazz could be active in free agency to make a push into the playoffs, but internal growth from a young roster is the key to taking the next step. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) Utah Jazz: Trey Lyles expected to sign deal Tuesday afternoon
    Trey Lyles' wait is almost over. After a hold-up with his contract, he Utah Jazz's first round pick landed in Salt Lake City on Tuesday morning, where...
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Andrew Dominic Esquer Ogden police: Man arrested in shotgun slaying, weapon believed
    Ogden police are trying to unravel what led to an early Monday morning argument that left a man dead in the street from a shotgun blast to the chest. ...
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    The next seasoning condiment on the horizon is gomasio
    It’s impossible to say this without sounding stupid (or as though I’m practicing Klingon), but gomasio is going to be the next za’atar. Seriously. During …
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    This film image released by Disney shows, Iron Man, portrayed by Robert Downey Jr., left, and Captain America, portrayed by Chris Evans, in a scene from ‘Marvel Universe LIVE!’ to take over EnergySolutions Arena, Feb. 11-14
    Marvel’s mightiest heroes are coming to Salt Lake City next year — and tickets go on sale next week. The live arena show “Marvel Universe LIVE!” will ...
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  • General Mills is moving toward cage-free eggs
    Minneapolis • Food maker General Mills announced a major move toward cage-free eggs Tuesday as part of an updated animal welfare policy that now exten...
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  • Greek Speak: A guide to the debt crisis lexicon
    New York • Greece’s debt crisis has spawned its own awkward argot. For those in the know, clunky terms like “Grexit” are shorthand, a quick way of sav...
    Updated Jul 07 2015 10:24 am   |     |   Share
    Meet the Utah app developers Apple calls 'inspiring'
    Brigham Young University student Garrett Gee started working on his brainchild as a freshman. He sold it three years later for the equivalent of a …
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  • In this July 2, 2015 photo, delivery man Michael Luminau puts greens in automat boxes in Paris, France. Joseph Petit employs no staff at his two Paris stores. Both called Au Bout du Champ - Automatically organic: Paris self-serve shops a nod to farms
    Paris • Diners in Paris are flashing back — and forward — to the era of the automat, but this time with a nod to organic farming. A precursor to the e...
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  • FILE - In this Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015, file photo, Debbie Ziegler, center, the mother of Brittany Maynard, speaks in support of proposed legislation allowing doctors to prescribe life-ending medication to terminally ill patients during a news conference at the Capitol, in Sacramento, Calif. A bill, authored by Sen. Lois Wolk, D-Davis, left, and Sen. Bill Monning, D-Carmel, right, that would allow California physicians to help terminally ill patients end their lives, is struggling to muster enough support ahead of a legislative vote Tuesday, July 7, 2015. Maynard, a 29-year-old San Francisco Bay Area woman who had terminal brain cancer, moved to Oregon where she could legally end her life. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File) California right-to-die bill struggling amid religious fight
    Sacramento, Calif. • Legislation that would allow California physicians to help terminally ill patients end their lives has met strong opposition from...
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    (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Artist Kaya Monson, 8, looks at 'The Winter Carousel,' which she helped design along with members of the Salt Lake Community College Fashion Institute/Visual Merchandising, during the third annual holiday candy windows at Macyís at City Creek Center Thursday November 20, 2014. Six local artists were chosen to design window displays that will be made entirely out of candy. The displays will be up through Christmas. Utah artists wanted to create candy windows for Macy’s City Creek
    It’s time for Utah artists to be thinking about Christmas and candy. The Macy’s store at Salt Lake City’s City Creek Center, 21 S. Main St., is once a...
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    In ‘Sunset Baby,’ actors make story of black revolutionary relevant in white Utah
    For the three actors in the Utah premiere of playwright Dominique Morisseau’s gritty, poetic “Sunset Baby,” the stage drama about a former black revolutionary trying …
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    FILE - In this Friday, Nov. 21, 2014 file photo, comedian Bill Cosby performs at the Maxwell C. King Center for the Performing Arts, in Melbourne, Fla. A documentary filmmaker is drawing attention to comments Cosby made about rape and bullying during a 2011 interview, a small portion of which was posted by the website RadarOnline on Monday, June 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File) The Cricket’s Daily 3: A reckoning for Bill Cosby’s defenders
    Here’s what is happening in pop culture: • Now that it’s known that Bill Cosby admitted, in a previously sealed 2005 deposition, that he tried to secu...
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  • (Rick Egan  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  

Utah Jazz guard Rodney Hood (5) goes one-on-one with Boston Celtics guard C.J. Fair (49), in Utah Jazz Summer League action, Utah Jazz vs. The Boston Celtics, at EnergySolutions Arena, Monday, July 6, 2015. Hood led the scoring for the Jazz with 23 points. Monson: Ideology of a franchise — the Jazz’s plan for playoff contention
    Amid the numbing humdrum of the Jazz’s sluggish offseason, there is one thing that is absolutely clear: The Jazz are not just sticking to their plan o...
    Updated Jul 07 2015 09:24 am   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Sept. 18, 2013 file photo, longtime Subway front man Jared Fogle speaks to students about healthy eating and exercise at Battle Academy in downtown Chattanooga, Tenn. FBI agents and Indiana State Police on Tuesday, July 7, 2015 raided Fogle's Zionsville, Ind. home and have removed electronics from the property. (Dan Henry/Chattanooga Times Free Press via AP) THE DAILY CITIZEN OUT; NOOGA.COM OUT; CLEVELAND DAILY BANNER OUT; LOCAL INTERNET OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT Authorities raid home of Subway spokesman
    Zionsville, Ind. • FBI agents and Indiana State Police raided the home of Subway restaurant spokesman Jared Fogle on Tuesday, removing electronics fro...
    Updated Jul 07 2015 11:19 am   |     |   Share
  • Crews hem in Scipio Summit fire
    Crews have completed digging containment lines around the 184-acre Scipio Summit Fire. The fire, which scorched brush, pinyon and juniper 3 miles nort...
    Updated Jul 07 2015 09:12 am   |     |   Share
  • FILE - This undated file photo provided by Carnival Corp. shows the 710-passenger Adonia ship. Starting in May 2016, Carnival Corp., plans to offer trips from Miami to Cuba, the company announced Tuesday, July 7, 2015. The trips will be through its new brand, fathom, which focuses on trips where passengers sail to a destination in order to volunteer there. The week-long cruises will be aboard the Adonia, which had previously been part of the company’s United Kingdom brand, P&O Cruises. (Carnival Corporation via AP, File) Carnival to launch cruises to Cuba next May
    The world’s largest cruise company could be heading to Cuba. Starting in May, Carnival Corp. plans to offer trips from Miami to the Caribbean island n...
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  • This is an excerpt from a 2005 deposition given by entertainer Bill Cosby, released Monday, July 6, 2015, by the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. In these documents, Cosby admitted that he obtained Quaaludes with the intent of giving them to young women he wanted to have sex with. He admitted giving the sedative to at least one woman. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) Accuser’s lawyers say Cosby words support claims
    Philadelphia • Here are the latest developments from the release of court documents indicating Bill Cosby admitted in 2005 to obtaining Quaaludes with...
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  • IMF: Financial risks growing at U.S. insurers
    Washington • The International Monetary Fund says U.S. insurers and mutual funds are vulnerable to financial shocks and urges Congress not to weaken r...
    Updated Jul 07 2015 09:00 am   |     |   Share
    (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Utah Utes running back Devontae Booker (23) runs the ball during a practice Tuesday April 21, 2015. Utah’s Booker, Norris named to award watch lists
    Tuesday began the weekslong rollout of the National College Football Awards Association watch lists — the grand tradition of honoring hundreds of play...
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  • Sex addiction center catches fire, again
    Spanish Fork — The Utah County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after firefighters responded to a report of a building engulfed in flames for the sec...
    Updated Jul 07 2015 09:21 am   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2012, file photo, Sergey Aleynikov, center, exits Manhattan federal court in New York. A New York state judge on Monday, July 6, 2015, overturned the conviction of the former Goldman Sachs programmer for stealing confidential computer code — three years after a federal appeals court overturned his conviction on similar charges. (AP Photo/Louis Lanzano, File) NY court overturns programmer’s conviction
    New York • A New York state judge on Monday overturned the conviction of a former Goldman Sachs programmer for stealing confidential computer code — t...
    Updated Jul 07 2015 08:51 am   |     |   Share
  • Samsung forecasts 4 percent drop in 2Q profit
    Seoul • Samsung Electronics Co. forecasts its second-quarter profit has dropped 4 percent from a year earlier. The maker of Galaxy smartphones said in...
    Updated Jul 07 2015 08:48 am   |     |   Share
  • GoPro to sell smaller camera for $400
    New York • GoPro, the sports camera maker, plans to launch its smallest camera yet. The Hero4 Session, which weighs 2.6 ounces, will go on sale July 1...
    Updated Jul 07 2015 08:45 am   |     |   Share
  • Sheryl Sandberg joins SurveyMonkey board
    SurveyMonkey will add two new members to its board of directors, including Facebook’s chief operating officer, Sheryl Sandberg. Sandberg is the widow ...
    Updated Jul 07 2015 08:42 am   |     |   Share
  • High temps kill fish in Boise pond, fish stocking on hold
    Boise, Idaho • Recent triple-digit temperatures paired with low oxygen levels have killed several fish in a Boise pond, forcing Idaho Fish and Game to...
    Updated Jul 07 2015 08:42 am   |     |   Share
  • A helicopter carries water to douse the fire that is burning above Bayview, Idaho, Monday, July 6, 2015. The wildfire in northern Idaho has destroyed several homes and forced about hundreds of residents in an upscale lakeside community to evacuate as it ballooned to more than 3 square miles Monday. (Kathy Plonka/The Spokesman-Review, via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT Upscale Idaho town threatened by fire urged to flee homes
    Bayview, Idaho • A wildfire in northern Idaho has destroyed at least six homes and forced about 300 residents in an upscale lakeside community to evac...
    Updated Jul 07 2015 08:42 am   |     |   Share
  • Traders with Barclays work at the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, July 6, 2015. World markets are trending downward following Greece's Chinese stocks drop, Asian markets mixed
    Beijing • Chinese stocks fell Tuesday despite official efforts to shore up slumping prices while other Asian markets were mixed after Wall Street’s de...
    Updated Jul 07 2015 08:39 am   |     |   Share
  • Provo teen remains critical after UTV crash, fire
    A 15-year-old Provo girl remained in critical condition Tuesday, three days after she sustained burns over half her body when the off-road vehicle she...
    Updated Jul 07 2015 08:22 am   |     |   Share
  • (Francisco Kjolseth  |  Tribune file photo)  
Students file out of the J. Willard Marriott Library on the University of Utah campus in November 2013. ‘Trigger warnings’: Good policy or limits on learning?
    Opting out has its place. But college might not be the right place to shy away from the uncomfortable. A new nationwide poll of university instructor...
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  • (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune)  
San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman speaks with the press as Utah's Constitutional Defense Council meets behind closed doors at the Capitol on Wednesday, June 24, 2015, to hear Kanab Republican Rep. Mike Noel make a case for setting aside money for Phil Lyman's legal bills. In the end it was decided that money will be raised by private donations. Phil Lyman hires new lawyers; sentencing pushed back two months to Sept. 15
    San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman’s sentencing has been postponed for two months to Sept. 15 to give his new lawyers time to review court docume...
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  • Photo courtesy Nevada Highway Patrol | A Logan couple died in a Nevada crash Sunday, July 5, 2015, but an infant escaped unhurt. Logan man, woman die in Nevada crash; infant escaped unhurt
    The Nevada Highway Patrol has identified a Logan man and woman who died when their SUV drifted off an Interstate 80 overpass, collided with a guard ra...
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  • South Salt Lake police term woman’s death as ‘suspicious’
    Police are investigating after a woman’s body was found inside her South Salt Lake apartment Monday night. South Salt Lake police spokesman Gary Kelle...
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