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The oldest Mormon apostle has terminal cancer. L. Tom Perry, 92, and an apostle for more than four decades, was diagnosed with thyroid cancer last month and had begun receiving treatments, but the cancer spread, The Church of Jesus Christ …

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The $37 million Sugar House streetcar line will open to the public on Saturday. Hurry up and wait: City Council must vote to fund S-Line by Tuesday
    It’s time — again — for the Salt Lake City Council to hurry up and vote on approving millions of dollars in matching funds aimed …
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  • This April 6, 2015 photo shows a high tech liquor bottle in Concord, N.H. (AP Photo/Matthew Mead) Ready for liquor bottles smart enough to talk to smart phones?
    The message-in-a-bottle routine is going Wi-Fi. And that means pretty soon you’ll have your very own mini Times Square at the bar, right on the …
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  • This April 28, 2015 photo shows visitors taking a selfie with a wax figure of former NFL quarterback Dan Marino at Madam Tussauds wax museum in Orlando, Fla. The wax museum includes a figure of Juan Ponce de Leon, who led the first European expedition to Florida. A dark, submarine-inspired thrill ride in California and swank new offerings at Downtown Disney all top the summer’s must-do list for theme park and amusement fans. (AP Photo/John Raoux) Summer fun travel: coasters, pop culture rides and Orlando Eye
    A dark, submarine-inspired thrill ride in California and swank new offerings at Downtown Disney all top the summer’s must-do list for theme park and amusement …
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Amy Poehler as Leslie Knope and Adam Scott as Ben Wyatt in the series finale of DVD review: ‘Parks and Rec’ goes out a big winner
    Grade • A DVD/Blu-ray • “Parks and Recreation” takes a bit of a victory lap in its seventh and final season — and definitely goes …
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  • FILE - In this June 23, 2014 file photo, Steve Martin poses during Steve Martin reflects on his career as he receives AFI honor
    In the early 1980s, when Steve Martin was a fledgling movie star, he recalls attended the American Film Institute’s celebration of Frank Capra and how …
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  • This image released by Lifetime shows Constance Zimmer in a scene from Unscripted TV stripped bare by scripted drama ‘UnREAL’
    “UnREAL” might be TV’s most fully realized reality series. Why shouldn’t it be? It’s scripted, then performed by professional actors. Premiering Monda...
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  • This screen shot from StitchFix.com shows two of the seven collections of clothes used by Stitch Fix to determine a customers Review: Online stylists for the shopping-averse
    Though my grandmother was a fashion designer, I hate buying clothes, and I still wear outfits from high school — in the last century. Even so, I have ...
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  • High-yield bond funds: Love them or leave them?
    New York • Don’t know what to make of the junk-bond market? Join the club. One month, dollars are flooding into junk-bond mutual funds and exchange-tr...
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    Concert photos, review: Robert Plant brings a ‘Whole Lotta Love’ to Salt Lake City
    Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters put on an impressive display of versatility Wednesday night at The Depot in Salt Lake City. The band …
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Lindsey Stirling performs before a sold-out crowd Friday at Red Butte Garden, Friday, May 29, 2015. Photos: Violinist Lindsey Stirling electrifies during Red Butte show
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  • State colleges: BYU’s Shaquille Walker second in 800 meters at NCAA West meet
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  • PCL baseball: Salt Lake Bees top Memphis Red Birds on 12th-inning home run
    Kyle Kubitza belted a two-run homer in the 12th inning to give the Salt Lake Bees a 5-3 win over the host Memphis Redbirds on Friday night. Daniel Rob...
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  • PHOTO GALLERY
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  • House sitter found dead from a gunshot wound in Millcreek
    Unified Police suspect that a man was shot to death in a Millcreek apartment that he was house-sitting. Gildardo Toledo, 32, of Kearns, was staying at...
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  • Utah’s MonaVie, which once touted $1B in annual sales, now foreclosed on for $15M
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  • Two dead after rear-ending semi near Jeremy Ranch
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  • PHOTO GALLERY
    Photo gallery: Midvale’s new affordable apartments offer homes, hope to struggling families
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  • Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov (86) and Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman (77) celebrate a third period goal by left wing Ondrej Palat (18) against the New York Rangers during Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final during the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Friday, May 29, 2015, in New York.  (AP Photo/Frank Franklin) NHL Eastern Conference playoffs: Lightning strikes as Tampa Bay beats Rangers, will play for Stanley Cup
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  • USU football: Utah State gets commitment from Florida wide receiver
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  • Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) shoots against Houston Rockets center Clint Capela (15) during the second half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, May 21, 2015. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) NBA finals: Cavaliers’ LeBron James eyes containing Warriors’ Stephen Curry
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    AP Gallery: Farm lets orphaned or abandoned foals thrive
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  • Courtesy of Skydive Utah
NASA Ambassador Patrick Wiggins, 66, is no stranger to the sky with about 760 jumps under his belt as he logs another while stepping out of a Skydive Utah plane near Tooele. On Friday the education assistant at the University of Utah donned his original 1965 Utah’s NASA ambassador jumps with 50-year-old parachute
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  • FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, file photo, law enforcement agents stand outside a clothing store after a raid in the Los Angeles fashion district. A father and son have agreed to plead guilty to crimes stemming from an investigation into suspected money laundering for Mexican drug cartels in the Los Angeles fashion district. Xilin Chen and his son, Tom Chen, signed plea agreements in federal court in Los Angeles this week, and a judge is expected to accept the agreements at a hearing Friday, May 29, 2015. (AP Photo/ Nick Ut, File) 2 plead guilty in L.A. fashion district raids
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  • Gold gains as slowdown eases risk of Fed rate rise
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  • Amazon picks Ohio as Midwest cloud hub
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  • Oklahoma is latest state to prevent fracking bans
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  • Drought opens chance to be Australian beef baron
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    Biloxi Shuckers, from left, Yadiel Rivera, Nick Ramirez, Tyler Wagner and Tyrone Taylor take a selfie during practice at the Pensacola Blue Wahoos' stadium in Pensacola, Fla., Wednesday, April 8, 2015. The Shuckers are a Double-A affiliate in Biloxi, Miss., of the Milwaukee Brewers and have no home field while waiting for their stadium to be constructed. (AP Photo/Michael Spooneybarger) Utes in the pros: Tyler Wagner set to make MLB debut, Wright working out for NBA teams
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  • Jacob J. Lew, US Secretary of the Treasury, passes US flags after a press conference at the G7 Finance Ministers meeting in Dresden, eastern Germany, Friday, May 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Jens Meyer) U.S. presses Europeans to solve Greek crisis
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  • (Rick Egan  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  

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  • U.S. oil, natural gas rig count drops by 10 to 875
    Houston • the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. declined by 10 this week to 875, oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc...
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  • (FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2015 file photo, Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig pauses during an interview with The Associated Press)   in New York. A new attraction opening this week at the home of the Milwaukee Brewers pays homage to former team owner and retired baseball commissioner Selig. “The Selig Experience” at Miller Park is also just as much a celebration of the franchise’s history and a symbol of baseball’s rock-solid future in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File) Silk Road founder gets life for online drug site
    New York • A San Francisco man who created the online drug-selling site Silk Road has been sentenced to life in prison. A judge in Manhattan federal c...
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  • Bank of America fined $30M for debt collection
    Washington • Bank of America has been fined $30 million by U.S. regulators, who accused the bank of violating consumer protections for members of the ...
    Updated May 29 2015 03:36 pm   |     |   Share
  • Utah teen dies from injuries suffered in Memorial Day crash
    A Highland teenager has died from injuries she suffered in a Memorial Day traffic accident at an intersection near the border between the cities of Le...
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  • FILE - In this  Aug. 17, 2007, file photo, Rep. J. Dennis Hastert, front, R-Ill., announces that he will not seek reelection for a 12th term as he stands on the steps of the old Kendall County courthouse with, from left, his son Josh; wife Jean; and daughter-in-law Heidi, grandson Jack, in Yorkville, Ill. Federal prosecutors have indicted Thursday, May 28, 2015, the former U.S. House Speaker on bank-related charges. (AP Photo/Brian Kersey, File) Stocks end week down after weak economic data
    New York • Stocks sank Friday following news that the U.S. economy shrank in the first three months of the year. The revised data showed that gross do...
    Updated May 29 2015 03:18 pm   |     |   Share
  • GameStop and Greif are big market movers
    New York • Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: NYSE • GameStop Corp...
    Updated May 29 2015 03:12 pm   |     |   Share
  • Megan Huntsman, accused of killing six of her newborns and storing their bodies in her garage, appears in court Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in Provo, Utah. Huntsman made a brief court appearance as attorneys set Dec. 11 for a hearing where a judge will hear a review of the evidence. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, Pool) Parole hearing for Utah woman who killed 6 of her newborns slated for 2064
    Megan Huntsman, who killed six of her newborn babies by smothering or strangling them, will remain in prison for at least another 49 years. The Utah B...
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