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  • Multi-vehicle crash slowing traffic on I-15 in Lehi
    A multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 15 in Lehi has shut down traffic moving south through Utah County. Utah Highway Patrol Sgt. Todd Royce said Tuesda...
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  • Utah woman charged after taking daughter egging around town
    Ogden • An Ogden mother has been charged on accusations she drove around town with her daughter and other children throwing eggs at homes and cars. Th...
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  • 11,000 gallons of gas leak from Summit County pipeline
    A Summit County road was partially reopened Tuesday after it was closed Monday evening due to a hazardous-material spill. The North Summit Fire Distr...
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    Utah Ethical Leadership Awards winners announced at David Eccles School of Business
    The Utah Ethical Leadership Awards recognize leadership in Utah businesses, non-profit organizations and government entities that embody best practice...
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    Low water in Great Salt Lake reveals ‘rocks that are alive’
    Antelope Island State Park • As Utah’s Great Salt Lake continues to drop during recent years of drought, something strange and wonderful is coming into …
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    Kaysville honors soccer champs tonight
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  • Netanyahu says Israel acts in Syria ‘from time to time’
    Jerusalem • Israel operates inside Syria “from time to time” to prevent sophisticated weapons from reaching its enemies in Lebanon, Israel’s prime min...
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    RSL GM Waibel on a potential loan move for Martinez, plus an update on Movsisyan
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    AP PHOTOS: All aboard ‘The Polar Express’
    For a trip to the North Pole, there’s no finer way to travel than on board The Polar Express. Railroads around the country offer seasonal …
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  • FILE - This Nov. 24, 2015 file photo released by the Cook County Sheriff’s Office shows Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke, who was charged with first degree murder after a squad car video caught him fatally shooting 17-year-old Laquan McDonald 16 times. Van Dyke is scheduled to return to court Monday, Nov. 30, 2015, to learn whether he’ll be offered bond. (Cook County Sheriff’s Office via AP) The Latest: Chicago mayor fires city police superintendent
    Chicago • The latest on the aftermath of the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago police officer and an online threat that prompted the Uni...
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  • Official: Bomb caused explosion near Istanbul subway station
    Ankara, Turkey • A local mayor in Istanbul says an explosion on a highway overpass near a subway station was caused by a bomb. Atilla Aydiner, the may...
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  • Idaho officials seek information after bull elk poached
    Council, Idaho • Idaho officials are seeking information about the illegal killing of a bull elk that had its head and antlers removed with the body l...
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    Gail Miller & Co. serve up a pre-Thanksgiving feast for Utah’s needy
    Gail Miller teamed up with her employees from Larry H. Miller Sports & Entertainment — along with the Salt Lake City Mission, Utah Food Services, …
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    Utah crowd-funding: Singing door-to-door
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  • (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune)   Terry Lee Black, accused of raping and killing a 6-year-old girl in 2012, makes his first courtroom appearance since 2013, due to interlocutory appeals. Standing beside defense attorney McCaye Christianson, Black stood before Judge L. Douglas Hogan at the West Jordan District courthouse on Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015. Judge to consider updated competency report for man accused in Sierra Newbold murder
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  • Group funded by Coke to fight obesity disbanding
    New York • A nonprofit funded by the Coca-Cola Co. to combat obesity is disbanding following revelations about the beverage maker’s involvement with t...
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    Young and old gather to salute veterans in Taylorsville parade
    Taylorsville • Gilbert Arredondo doesn’t like to talk much about his time in the Army. He’ll say he served in the infantry during the Vietnam …
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  • FILE - This July 21, 2011, file photo, shows a building on the Express Scripts campus in Berkeley, Mo. Express Scripts Holding Co. said Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015, that it will make a treatment for the rare infection toxoplasmosis that costs $1 per pill available on its biggest formulary, or list of covered drugs, as an alternative to Daraprim, which is manufactured by Turing Pharmaceuticals and costs $750 per pill. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File) Express Scripts offers low-cost option to Turing drug
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    Giving back: How you can support those living with Alzheimer’s Disease and their caregivers
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  • UnitedHealth boss: ACA exchange growth a ‘bad decision’
    UnitedHealth CEO Stephen Hemsley says the nation’s biggest health insurer made a bad decision when it dove deeper into the Affordable Care Act’s publi...
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  • Eurozone jobless rate falls to near 4-year low
    London • Unemployment across the 19-country eurozone economy has fallen to its lowest level in nearly four years, official figures showed Tuesday, in ...
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  •   St. George food blogger Shawn Syphus prepares grilled pancetta-wrapped shrimp with a zucchini ribbon salad from her new cookbook, ’Express Lane Cooking,’ in her kitchen. Ken Hedler  |  Courtesy St. George food blogger pens cookbook on quick meals
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  • For all your gift giving needs — The best food books of 2015
    Have you ordered your copy of the latest five-ingredient-paleo-gluten-free-Nordic-kale smoothie cookbook yet? Me either. You know why? Because nobody ...
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  • Cookbooks: New recipe elevates Utah’s famous funeral potatoes
    In Utah, ham without funeral potatoes would be as depressing as eggs without bacon or peanut butter without jelly. This casserole — which got its name...
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  • U.S. factory activity drops in November
    Washington • U.S. factory activity plummeted last month to the lowest level in more than six years, with a stronger dollar and low oil prices cutting ...
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  • Construction spending hits highest level in 8 years
    Washington • U.S. construction spending jumped in October, fueled by solid gains in home building and the largest increase in federal construction in ...
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    Liev Schreiber, from left, Thomas McCarthy, Rachel McAdams and John Slattery attend The Independent Filmmaker Project’s 25th annual Gotham Independent Film Awards at Cipriani Wall Street on Monday, Nov. 30, 2015, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP) The Cricket’s Daily 3: ‘Spotlight’ wins big at the Gotham Awards
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    Jazz take positives from loss, but is that enough?
    If you trust the eye test, and many of us do, there’s little question that the Utah Jazz aren’t far away from being a playoff team. A loss can tell...
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  • This Oct. 5, 2015 photo shows homemade boozy hot sauce in Concord, NH.  Start a spicy new holiday tradition by making batches of hot sauce as gifts. (AP Photo/Matthew Mead) Utah food news: Holiday food gift ideas, breakfast with Santa, sparkling wine festival and more
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  • This Oct. 19, 2015, photo, shows Madeira marinated dates in Concord, N.H. Madeira-marinated dates can be used as a deliciously sweet relish or an eat-from-the-jar treat. (AP Photo/Matthew Mead) Food gift recipe: Hard to beat a great date to meet all your gift-giving needs
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  • This Oct. 5, 2015 photo shows homemade boozy hot sauce in Concord, NH.  Start a spicy new holiday tradition by making batches of hot sauce as gifts. (AP Photo/Matthew Mead) Recipe: Heat up the holidays by making batches of hot sauce as gifts
    The weekend before Thanksgiving usually is my holiday gift-making weekend. Most years, my mother and I make wild persimmon fruitcakes, which we wrap i...
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  • This Oct. 12, 2015 photo shows spicy cheese crackers in Concord, NH. The ingredients and technique for making these crackers are similar to those used to make pie dough. Butter and flour (with added flavorings) are its bones. (AP Photo/Matthew Mead) Recipe: A cheesy, spicy cracker that’s good enough to give as holiday gifts
    When I was a kid, my parents sometimes brought home tins of deliriously delicious cheese crackers. I can’t remember the brand — I think it was a Briti...
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  • This Oct. 19, 2015 photo, shows preserved lemons in Concord, N.H. In Moroccan and the Middle Eastern cooking, the lemon is treated much differently than here in the U.S. And it’s a difference I love. While Americans tend to focus on the zest and the juice of the lemon, in the Middle East it is the rind that is prized. That’s because they preserve their lemons, softening the rind and essentially pickling it with a long soak in a brine of salt and juice.   (AP Photo/Matthew Mead) Food gift recipe: Preserved lemons are a delicious kitchen gift worth the wait
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  • Consumer confidence in Canada declines again
    Ottawa • The post-election honeymoon for Canada’s economy is fading, with consumer confidence falling for a second week to the lowest since Prime Mini...
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  • You’re the Fed chairman. What would you do?
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  • Wilting domestic demand lowers Brazil’s GDP
    Rio de Janeiro • Latin America’s largest economy probably shrank for a third consecutive quarter, as rising unemployment and higher inflation sapped d...
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