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Draper • It’s not that Desmond and Deshawn Sanders don’t miss New Orleans, its culture, food and people. But the twins, who turn 25 next week, don’t want to return …

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  • Feds investigate radiation exposure at Idaho nuclear plant
    Idaho Falls, Idaho • The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is investigating a recent incident at a plant that manufactures radioactive products in Idaho F...
    Updated Sep 03 2015 08:18 am   |     |   Share
  • Police officials follow Fox Lake Police Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz's family after a vigil at Lakefront Park to honor him on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, in Fox Lake, Ill. Gliniewicz was shot and killed Tuesday while pursuing a group of suspicious men. Police are searching for a second day to locate three suspects in the killing. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh) False report jolts investigation into Illinois officer death
    Fox Lake, Ill. • A false report sent dozens of officers scrambling through a cornfield at night in hopes of finding the suspects wanted in the fatal s...
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  • A German tourist takes picture of Ksiaz Castle in Walbrzych, Poland, on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015. In 1944 and early 1945 the Nazis were building bunkers for Adolf Hitler in the mountain under the castle and in other mountains around Walbrzych, a fact that  has given rise to beliefs that they hid a gold train in one of the tunnels, while fleeing the Red Army. Two men claim they have located the train. (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski) Gold fever hits Poland with possible discovery of Nazi train
    Walbrzych, Poland • The placid woodlands around this medieval castle town have suddenly become the hottest spot in Poland — as treasure hunters descen...
    Updated Sep 03 2015 08:15 am   |     |   Share
    Top 5 reasons to become a Girl Scout volunteer
    #1 Make a Difference in Girls’ Lives: Girl Scout volunteers play a huge role in providing girls with fun opportunities for adventure, friendship, and ...

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    Photos: Walking dead move through Salt Lake City
    Zombie fans gathered at the Gateway Mall in their best zombie cosplay attire for the eighth annual SLC Zombie Walk, sponsored by Salt Lake Comic …
    Updated Aug 30 2015 10:38 pm   |   0 Comments   |   Share
  • In this photo made early Thursday Aug. 26, 2015, the sun rises as a jetliner comes in for a landing at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport in Grapevine, Texas. Each day, more than 170,000 passengers use the airport, making it the ninth busiest in the world. (AP Photo/LM Otero)   Labor Day flying: behind the scenes at a very busy airport
    Dallas • More than 14.2 million people are expected to fly over the seven days surrounding the Labor Day holiday, a 3 percent increase from last year,...
    Updated Sep 03 2015 08:15 am   |     |   Share
  • In this Monday, Aug. 31, 2015 photo, Guatemala's President Otto Perez Molina waves at the end of a press conference in Guatemala City. The president's spokesman Jorge Ortega says Molina has resigned in the face of a fraud scandal. Ortega says Perez Molina submitted his resignation at midnight local time late Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, after a judge issued an order to detain him in a corruption scandal that has brought his government to the brink. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo) Guatemala president resigns amid corruption probe
    Guatemala City • Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina has resigned in the face of a corruption scandal that has brought his government to the brink,...
    Updated Sep 03 2015 08:12 am   |     |   Share
  • FILE- In this Sept. 1, 2015 file photo, a horse-drawn carriage moves along the West Drive in New York's Central Park. Security will be tight along the route Pope Francis travels through the park as he makes his way to Madison square Garden to celebrate mass on Saturday, September 25. The pope’s visit to New York City later this month will likely raise security issues and costs to new heights in a city where protecting a dignitary is an art and a point of pride. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File) Pope visit this month presents unprecedented security issues
    New York • The pope’s visit to New York City later this month will likely raise security issues and costs to new heights in a city where protecting a ...
    Updated Sep 03 2015 08:12 am   |     |   Share
    Puppy pictures: Dogs and cats headline Petapalooza 2015
    Salt Lake County Animal Services gathered with local animal shelter and rescue groups Saturday for Petapalooza 2015, a festival for homeless pets aiming to help …
    Updated Aug 29 2015 04:53 pm   |   0 Comments   |   Share
  • FILE - In this Aug. 27, 2015 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump greets supporters after speaking at a rally at the TD Convention Center in Greenville, S.C. NBC announced Tuesday, Sept. 1, that Trump will sit down with host Jimmy Fallon to discuss his campaign and other issues on AP sources: GOP works to avoid third-party presidential run
    Washington • The Republican hierarchy is challenging each of the party’s presidential candidates to sign a pledge not to undertake a third-party bid —...
    Updated Sep 03 2015 08:12 am   |     |   Share
  • Iran deal will survive in Congress despite GOP opposition
    Washington • The Iran nuclear deal strongly backed by President Barack Obama and just as ardently opposed by the GOP is now on track to get through Co...
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  • A migrant looks out from a police car in front of the Keleti Railway Station in Budapest, Hungary, Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, after police stopped them from getting on trains to Germany. Over 150,000 migrants have reached Hungary this year, most coming through the southern border with Serbia, and many apply for asylum but quickly try to leave for richer EU countries. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek) Hungary blasts EU on migration amid chaos at train station
    Budapest, Hungary • Hungary’s leader railed Thursday at Germany and EU leaders for lacking urgency in dealing with Europe’s migrant crisis as chaos re...
    Updated Sep 03 2015 08:09 am   |     |   Share
    Photos: St. Vincent plays performs in final Twilight concert for the summer in Salt Lake City
    Indie-rock performer St. Vincent, also known as Annie Clark, performed as the final act of the 2015 Twilight Concert Series on Thursday at Pioneer Park …
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  • A paramilitary police officer carries the lifeless body of an unidentified migrant child, lifting it from the sea shore, near the Turkish resort of Bodrum, Turkey,  early Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015.  A number of migrants are known to have died and some are still reported missing, after boats carrying them to the Greek island of Kos capsized. (AP Photo/DHA) TURKEY OUT Aunt had tried to sponsor family who drowned off Turkey
    Ankara, Turkey • The 3-year-old in blue shorts and a red T-shirt photographed face-down in the surf set out for Europe only after Canada had rejected ...
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  • (Trent Nelson I The Salt Lake Tribune)  
A field fire forces evacuations in Cottonwood Heights as Unified Fire Authority crews battle a grass and brush fire near a water treatment plant at 3480 E. Danish Road (8890 South). As a precaution, about 30 homes were evacuated. Crews in mop-up stage at scene of Cottonwood Heights field fire
    Firefighters, having doused the final, stubborn flames of a Cottonwood Heights field fire that forced evacuation of dozens of homes, carefully combed ...
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  • Singer Taylor Swift performs during her Who’s she singing about? A Taylor Swift quiz
    When Taylor Swift gets mad, she gets even — in song. The pop superstar has developed a reputation for writing about people in her life, especially old...
    Updated Sep 03 2015 08:51 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 …
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    FILE - This is a Tuesday, May 19, 2015 file photo of Cate Blanchett as she poses for photographers upon her arrival for the screening of the film Sicario at the 68th international film festival, Cannes, southern France. Academy Award winner Cate Blanchett will receive a major career honor at this year’s London Film festival, where two of her latest films are screening. The Australian actress will be presented with the British Film Institute Fellowship at an Oct. 17 ceremony. BFI chairman Greg Dyke said Thursday Aug. 27, 2015, that Blanchett was “a compelling and brave actress whose mesmerizing screen presence has captivated audiences since her earliest roles.” (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau, File) The Cricket’s Daily 3: Cate loves Lucy
    Here’s what is happening in pop culture: • Cate Blanchett will portray TV pioneer Lucille Ball in a biopic written by Aaron Sorkin (“The West Wing,” “...
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  • Utah forecast: Warm, wet and windy for the north; hot and gusty in the south
    Warm, wet and windy. That alliterative troika sums up northern Utah’s weather heading toward the Labor Day holiday weekend. Friday’s Wasatch Front Nat...
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  • (Francisco Kjolseth  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  

The Kearns Idea House, which features all sorts of energy efficient projects and technologies including a high efficiency water heater and automatic shut off light switches is toured during a new program. Salt Lake County announces a new low-interest loan program to help people improve their homes' energy efficiency and install renewable energy systems such as solar panels, wind turbines, etc. Utah will require sale, installation of low-emission water heaters in 2017
    Utah residents who plan to upgrade their home water heater after Nov. 1, 2017, will pay slightly more — but they’ll also help cut one source of winter...
    Updated Sep 03 2015 07:00 am   |     |   Share
  • In this Aug. 4, 2015 photo, author and TV personality Al Roker poses for a portrait in promotion of his new book Al Roker’s ‘The Storm of the Century’ dives into 1900 storm
    Al Roker’s new book, “The Storm of the Century,” reads like a blockbuster movie script, but the “Today” show weatherman said the drama, heartache and ...
    Updated Sep 03 2015 01:05 am   |     |   Share
  • In this image released by ABC,  Yasmine Al Massri appears in a scene from When you sample fall’s new TV fare, here are some tips
    Every new TV series is a leap of faith — for everyone involved. For network bosses, who buy and schedule the show based only on a pilot episode and a ...
    Updated Sep 03 2015 01:05 am   |     |   Share
  • Howard Jones returns to Park City
    Singer and songwriter Howard Jones has shared many special moments with Utah audiences. His first performance was at ParkWest, which is now Canyons Vi...
    Updated Sep 03 2015 01:05 am   |     |   Share
  • This photo provided by Disney shows, Adam Driver as Kylo Ren with his Lightsaber in a scene from the new film, Movie preview: Abrams on keeping ‘Star Wars’ grounded
    Imagine for a moment the peculiar experience of finding yourself in the Arabian desert, telling C3PO what to do. Such was the case for J.J. Abrams, wh...
    Updated Sep 03 2015 08:52 am   |     |   Share
  • This image provided by Disney Infinity shows Anakin Skywalker and Obi-Wan Kenobi battling an army of clones in “Disney Infinity 3.0: Star Wars.” (Disney Interactive via AP) Review: ‘Star Wars’ toy rush begins with ‘Disney Infinity’
    When it comes to “Star Wars,” some aliens in a different galaxy said it best: Resistance is futile. If you don’t know by now that a new “Star Wars” mo...
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  • (Rick Egan  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Favorite Utah road-food spots: Basil Rolls at  Benja Thai and Sushi, in St. George.

Dish of the week: Fresh basil rolls from Benja Thai and Sushi in St. George
    7.95 • Before chowing down on spicy pad Thai or red curry, exercise the tastebuds with this spring roll appetizer. Shrimp, fresh basil, vegetables an...
    Updated Sep 03 2015 08:54 am   |     |   Share
  • This screen shot provided by Microsoft shows Cortana, Microsoft’s voice-activated digital assistant, left, in Windows 10. Microsoft’s new Windows 10 system offers more personalization than before, but it also collects more data than people might be used to on PCs, from contacts and appointments to their physical location and even Wi-Fi passwords. (Microsoft via AP) Tech Tips: Windows 10 privacy settings worth checking
    Microsoft’s new Windows 10 system offers more personalization than before, but it also collects more data than people might be used to on PCs, from co...
    Updated Sep 03 2015 01:05 am   |     |   Share
  • A Q&A with Wall Street’s top psychiatrist on market turmoil
    When it seems like the stock market has lost its mind, big banks and investment firms often turn to one particular psychiatrist: Richard Peterson, CEO...
    Updated Sep 03 2015 01:05 am   |     |   Share
  • Julie Jason: Part three: Correctly assessing your ‘personal risk’
    In the past two weeks, we’ve been talking about a retired couple who wants to invest safely while keeping research to a minimum. We reviewed a number ...
    Updated Sep 03 2015 01:05 am   |     |   Share
  • Martin Clunes stars as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in TV preview: ‘Sherlock’ creator comes alive in ‘Arthur & George’
    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle — the creator of Sherlock Holmes — comes to life in a three-part adaptation of Julian Barnes’ novel “Arthur & George.” Arthur (...
    Updated Sep 03 2015 01:05 am   |     |   Share
  • New Jersey scrapheap rises as China reels
    The evidence of China’s slowdown is showing up in the junkyards of New Jersey. For more than a decade, most of the copper scrap in the United States f...
    Updated Sep 03 2015 01:05 am   |     |   Share
  • PCL: Tacoma powers up offense against Salt Lake.
    Tacoma’s Ji-Man Choi drove in four runs Wednesday night, leading the Rainers to a 13-6 win over Salt Lake. In front of 9,729 fans at Smith’s Ballpark,...
    Updated Sep 02 2015 10:48 pm   |     |   Share
  • Soccer: Real Monarchs win third home game in a row
    Emery Welshman scored in the 36th minute and Lucas Baldin added a goal in the 69th minute as the Real Monarchs beat the Oklahoma City Energy 2-0 on We...
    Updated Sep 02 2015 09:33 pm   |     |   Share
  • MLB: Fan injured at Fenway, likely to leave hospital Wednesday
    Boston • The Boston Red Sox say a fan who was injured at Fenway Park trying to catch a foul ball is expected to be released from a hospital Wednesday ...
    Updated Sep 02 2015 09:03 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Michael McFall  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  

Doctor Creek trail at Fish Lake in central Utah. Study counts 3 trillion trees on Earth
    Washington • More than 3 trillion trees now grow on Earth, seven times more than scientists previously thought. But it’s also trillions fewer than the...
    Updated Sep 02 2015 08:42 pm   |     |   Share
  • NBA: Cavaliers make J.R. Smith signing official
    Cleveland • The Cavaliers made the re-signing of guard J.R. Smith official. Smith announced last month that he was returning for a second year with th...
    Updated Sep 02 2015 09:03 pm   |     |   Share
  • Los Angeles Angels' Albert Pujols hits a two-run home run off Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Sonny Gray in the second inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg) MLB: Pujols hits 35th home run as Angels take series from A’s
    Oakland, Calif. • Albert Pujols has been saying for about 15 years now that he will reflect on the many milestones and special home runs once his care...
    Updated Sep 02 2015 09:00 pm   |     |   Share
  • New York Mets' Ruben Tejada (11) slides into home plate past Philadelphia Phillies catcher Cameron Rupp for an inside the park two-run home run in the second inning of a baseball game on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek) MLB: Mets’ Tejada hits inside-the-park homer against Phillies
    New York • Ruben Tejada has hit an inside-the-park homer for the New York Mets against Philadelphia. With a runner on second and two outs in the secon...
    Updated Sep 02 2015 08:57 pm   |     |   Share