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Wendell Nope and Richard Lamb surface in July from the pool in Logan Canyon’s Ichiban Cave, which they discovered and named in 2007. They say it’s Utah’s first diveable alpine …

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University of Utah tight end Siale Fakailoatonga tucks the ball and runs after catching a pass during second day of the teams fall camp at the University of Utah baseball field  in Salt Lake City, Friday, August 7, 2015.  Utah football: Tight ends getting it done on the field and the barber shop
    Who is the better blocker? Probably Siale Fakailoatonga. Who is the better route runner? Most likely Evan Moeai. The real argument starts when you ask...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 02:52 pm   |     |   Share
  • Alliance Health tops list of Utah’s fastest-growing companies
    Alliance Health, a health-care technology company, tops the latest list of Utah’s fastest-growing companies, according to Utah Business Magazine. With...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 02:51 pm   |     |   Share
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BYU Bronson Kaufusi sacks Middle Tennessee Quarterback Austin Grammar. BYU defeated Middle Tennessee by a score of 27-7 at Johnny BYU football: Cougars’ defensive line is deep and experienced
    Provo • Steve Kaufusi has a pretty good job these days. BYU’s defensive line coach is not only coaching his own son — All-America candidate Bronson Ka...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 02:49 pm   |     |   Share
    7 Reasons to Plan Your Bear Lake Getaway Today
    Known as the “Caribbean of the Rockies,” Bear Lake is a cherished treasure for many Utahns. And while the glistening blue waters and warm sandy beache...
    Updated Aug 20 2015 08:24 am   |     |   Share

    Hundreds rally at Utah Capitol for Planned Parenthood
    Hundreds of Utahns donned pink and chanted “Fund Planned Parenthood” on the Capitol steps Tuesday evening, blasting Gov. Gary Herbert for putting a stop to …
    Updated Aug 26 2015 10:00 am   |   0 Comments   |   Share
  • FILE - In this Aug. 29, 2014, file photo, Josh Duggar, executive director of FRC Action, speaks in favor the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act at the Arkansas state Capitol in Little Rock, Ark. Days after he confessed to cheating on his wife and a pornography addiction, the ex-reality star checked into a long-term treatment center, his parents said Wednesday, Aug.26, 2015, on the family's website. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston, File) Josh Duggar in rehab after admitting to pornography habit
    New York • Days after he confessed to cheating on his wife and an addiction to pornography, Josh Duggar has entered rehab. The ex-reality star checked...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 02:21 pm   |     |   Share
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Ute head coach Kyle Whittingham gives some parting words to players at the end of practice Monday August 17. 

Popular Mechanics sends the Utes cupcakes to make up for ‘cupcake’ comment
    Popular Mechanics’ foray into sports prognostication wasn’t exactly a piece of cake earlier this week after the magazine dedicated to “how the world w...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 02:13 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Oct. 6, 2013, file photo, former Philadelphia's 76ers' Darryl Dawkins, center, receives a tribute before a match against Bilbao Basket, during an NBA Global basketball game in Bilbao, northern Spain. Darryl Dawkins, whose backboard-shattering dunks earned him the moniker Ex-NBA star, Jazzman Darryl Dawkins, aka ‘Chocolate Thunder’ has died
    Darryl Dawkins, whose backboard-shattering dunks earned him the moniker “Chocolate Thunder” and helped pave the way for breakaway rims, has died. He w...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 02:52 pm   |     |   Share
    Giant water slide on Salt Lake City street provides break from the heat
    Some Utahns got a break from the heat Saturday on a giant slip ‘n slide in downtown Salt Lake City. Participants could buy a one, …
    Updated Aug 22 2015 09:07 pm   |   0 Comments   |   Share
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    Thursday on TV: There’s all kinds of crazy going on ‘Under the Dome’
    As Season 3 of “Under the Dome” (9 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2) nears an end — two more episodes after tonight — things are heating up. Members of the Resistance ...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 01:39 pm   |     |   Share
  • Semi hits box spring on I-15, springs fuel leak
    Road debris is being blamed for a fuel spill that closed down northbound Interstate 15 in the Midvale area well into Thursday afternoon. Utah Highway ...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 01:26 pm   |     |   Share
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Rendering of Utah State's Maverik Stadium. Utah State football: Stadium renovation creates game-day challenges
    Logan • Since it was built in 1968, Utah State’s Maverik Stadium has provided fans with some of the best scenery in college football. Snuggled against...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 01:09 pm   |     |   Share
    University of Utah to debut new College of Law building
    Sitting in the sun-dappled atrium of the University of Utah’s new S.J. Quinney College of Law Friday, Matt Cloward was impressed by the amount of …
    Updated Aug 22 2015 05:36 pm   |   0 Comments   |   Share
  • Rolly: Remembering Elly Muth, Republican workhorse, champion of mavericks
    In politics, there are show horses and workhorses. Candidates and party bosses are the ones reporters seek out for quotes, the ones asked to keynote ...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 01:34 pm   |     |   Share
  • ‘Extreme’ vandal devastates central Utah cement business
    A vandal devastated a Sanpete County business’ cement truck fleet, prompting a reward for information leading to the suspect’s arrest. Sometime Tuesda...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 02:02 pm   |     |   Share
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A rendition of South Temple Tower, after ongoing renovations to turn it into a Class A office facility. Downtown Salt Lake City’s University Club Tower getting a new look, a new name and new cachet
    Owners of a 50-year-old downtown Salt Lake City building have launched $10 million in renovations to the South Temple office property, part of their q...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 12:18 pm   |     |   Share
    One district to rule them all? Proposal to consolidate land-use planning of Utah canyons hits snag
    Salt Lake County’s plan to create a single planning district to deal with land-use issues in most of its Wasatch Mountain canyons received a lukewarm …
    Updated Aug 24 2015 12:41 pm   |   0 Comments   |   Share
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New bike lanes on 200 West from South Temple to 900 South. Wednesday, August 26, 2015. New bike lane project on 200 West moving toward completion
    Salt Lake City’s 200 West Street is taking on a new look between South Temple and 900 South with new bike lanes and a reduction in automobile lanes. T...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 03:24 pm   |     |   Share
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BYU's Amy Boswell (10) celebrates a point against Penn State in the second set. The BYU Women's Volleyball Team lost to Penn State in straight sets during the Championship Match of the 2014 NCAA Women's Volleyball National Championships, Hosted in Oklahoma City, OK. BYU women’s volleyball: New coach, same high expectations for No. 11 Cougars
    Provo • The head coach has changed, but the last name is the same, and so are the expectations for BYU women’s volleyball team in 2015 after the Couga...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 11:42 am   |     |   Share
  • Fuel spill shuts down northbound I-15 in Midvale
    A fuel spill temporarily shut down northbound Interstate 15 in Midvale on Thursday morning. Shortly after 11 a.m. Thursday, a dump truck hit a mattres...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 11:56 am   |     |   Share
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Conrad Truman prepares to leave the courtroom for transport to the Utah State Prison following his sentencing at 4th District Court in Provo in Feb. Convicted wife-killer seeks release from Utah prison pending new trial request
    An Orem man convicted of murder for fatally shooting his wife is asking a judge to stay his sentence and release him from prison pending a decision on...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 01:30 pm   |     |   Share
  • FC Barcelona's  Luis Suarez of Uruguay, center, celebrates his goal with his fellow teammate  Sergi Carnicer, and Lionel Messi of Argentinaafter scoring against Athletic Bilbao soccer team during their Spanish La Liga soccer match,  at San Mames stadium in Bilbao, northern Spain, Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015. (AP Photo/Alvaro Barrientos) Soccer: Barcelona gets favorable draw in Champions League groups
    Monaco • Title-holder Barcelona was handed a favorable draw with Bayer Leverkusen, Roma and BATE Borisov in the Champions League on Thursday. Real Mad...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 11:00 am   |     |   Share
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Christina Perri co-headlines with Colbie Caillat on Friday, Aug. 28, at Sandy Amphitheatre as part of their Concert preview: An ‘upbeat’ girls night out with Christina Perri and friends
    Christina Perri may be a well-known artist now, but at her first-ever headliner show in Salt Lake City in 2011, she was in awe that she had come so fa...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 11:29 am   |     |   Share
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Five-time Grammy Award-winnig singer and songwriter B.J. Thomas, known for his mega hit Concert preview: B.J. Thomas will bring 50 years of music to Park City
    Five-time Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter B.J. Thomas is looking forward to performing “Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on My Head” in Park City. Th...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 02:49 pm   |     |   Share
  • Utah food news: Lehi woman helps set BBQ record, changes at Caffe Niche
    Lehi resident helps set barbecue world record Lehi resident Susie Bulloch was part of a two-person team that set the Guinness World Record for “Longe...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 10:39 am   |     |   Share
Park City's Sarah Hendrickson competes in the women's ski jumping competition at the Gorki Ski Jumping Center during the 2014 Sochi Olympic Games Tuesday February 11, 2014. Hendrickson finished in 21st place with a 217.6.
(Photo by Chris Detrick/The Salt Lake Tribune)  ) Ski jumper Sarah Hendrickson undergoes season-ending knee surgery
    Sarah Hendrickson won’t be soaring off ski jumps this season. The 21-year-old World Champion from Park City underwent knee surgery this week after re-...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 10:39 am   |     |   Share
  • McDonald’s, Tyson cut ties with farmer tied to abuse video
    New York • McDonald’s and its supplier Tyson Foods say they’ve cut ties with a chicken farmer after an advocacy group released a video taken with a hi...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 10:36 am   |     |   Share
  • Can’t we all just get along? Give peace, McWhopper a chance
    “McDonald’s Ignores Burger King’s Plea for World Peace!” Perhaps that was the headline Burger King had secretly hoped for when it proposed Wednesday t...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 10:36 am   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Aug. 25, 2015 file photo, Miami-based Univision anchor Jorge Ramos, left, asks Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump a question about his immigration proposal during a news conference in Dubuque, Iowa. Donald Trump is used to controlling his world like the boss he is. But as president, he’d answer to the people. And so far in the rollicking 2016 presidential contest, he’s showing little willingness to dial down his because-I-said-so style.  (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File) Democratic Party lags in money before presidential year
    Washington • The Democratic National Committee barely has more cash than it does IOUs, and it is being outraised month after month by its Republican c...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 10:24 am   |     |   Share
  • US blocks Nicaragua bid to extradite FIFA case suspect
    Bern, Switzerland • The United States has blocked Nicaragua’s attempt to extradite FIFA bribery case suspect Julio Rocha to his home country. Switzerl...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 10:24 am   |     |   Share
  • In this Aug. 16, 2015 photo, Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott  speaks to reporters during the university's NCAA college football media day in Columbus, Ohio. More college football stars are starting to snatch up trademark rights to their names, nicknames and fan slogans. This month Elliott applied for trademarks to use his nicknames “Zeke” and “Eze” on merchandise, according to records in a public database kept by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. (AP Photo/Paul Vernon) Looking to future, more NCAA athletes seek own trademarks
    Boston • Like their counterparts in the pros, more college football stars are starting to snatch up trademark rights to their names, nicknames and fan...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 10:18 am   |     |   Share
  • West Haven man killed in I-80 crash near Delle
    Utah Highway Patrol troopers confirmed that a 61-year-old West Haven man was killed in a rollover crash on Interstate 80 near Delle in Tooele County. ...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 11:15 am   |     |   Share

A still from the film Documentary on FLDS to be shown in sect’s backyard
    “Prophet’s Prey,” the documentary about the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and abuse and alleged abuse within it, is going...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 11:16 am   |     |   Share
  • Photo courtesy Utah Highway Patrol | A man was killed and woman critically injured in a head-on crash on US-40, Wednesday, August 26, 2015. UHP identifies victim of U.S. 40 head-on crash as Ibapah man
    The Utah Highway Patrol has identified the dead and injured in a Wednesday afternoon crash on eastern Utah’s U.S. Highway 40. UHP Sgt. Todd Royce said...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 03:34 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Al Hartmann  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Thomas Jones, The Bard, 1774, oil on canvas from the National Museum Wales at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts. The painting is part of At Utah Museum of Fine Arts, 300 years of changing landscapes with Monet, Constable, Turner and more
    Landscape paintings are so commonplace, hanging in hotel rooms and over living-room couches, that it’s easy to dismiss how critical they are in the hi...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 03:24 pm   |     |   Share
  • This day in Salt Lake City’s PCL history: Aug. 27
    To observe the 100th anniversary of Pacific Coast League baseball in Salt Lake City, The Tribune is producing a daily history installment. Aug. 27,...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 09:27 am   |     |   Share
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Social Distortion is commemorating the 25th anniversary of its landmark self-titled album this year. They will be playing the album in its entirety at a show at The Depot in Salt Lake City on Sept. 3. Q&A with Social Distortion’s Mike Ness
    Ahead of Social Distortion’s sold-out show in Salt Lake City on Sept. 3, lead guitarist and songwriter Mike Ness talked with The Tribune: Does it f...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 09:15 am   |     |   Share
  • Sean P. Means: Movie trailers power an ever-growing hype machine
    Back in the golden age of movies, the feature film was just part of the big show. By tradition, a moviegoer would just show up whenever and walk into...
    Updated Aug 27 2015 11:51 am   |     |   Share