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  • Sandy man charged with allegedly beating, sexually assaulting girlfriend
    A Sandy man was charged Thursday with allegedly stabbing, beating and sexually assaulting his girlfriend. The 31-year-old man is accused of beating he...
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  • SUV hit, kills Mapleton toddler
    A toddler died after an SUV hit him on a Mapleton road earlier this week. About 9 p.m. Wednesday, officers found an SUV had struck a 3-year-old boy in...
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Trolls from the latest release of the Hobbit act as a backdrop for the date announcement of FanX by Bryan Brandenburg, left, and Dan Farr, co-founders of the Salt Lake Comic Con. Cosplayer fans were on hand for the Jan. 29-31 2015 the press announcement at the Megaplex 17 at Jordan Common in Sandy on Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014. Salt Lake, San Diego Comic-Con lawsuit headed to trial
    San Diego Comic-Con is taking Salt Lake Comic Con to trial in federal court after negotiations between the two pop-culture conventions failed. Bryan B...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 02:54 pm   |     |   Share
    Utah Museum of Contemporary Arts Going Beyond Traditional Museums
    Kristian Anderson, Executive Director of the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, knows well the impact contemporary art can have in any community. He ...
    Updated Jun 24 2015 02:55 pm   |     |   Share

    Whatever happened to Lagoon’s Patio Gardens — where Hendrix, the Stones, The Who and other big acts got their groove on
    Farmington • Lagoon’s rides are big and getting bigger, but there was a time that the amusement park’s music loomed even larger. Witness just a …
    Updated Jun 30 2015 11:54 am   |   0 Comments   |   Share
  • In this photo taken Wednesday, June 10, 2015, Gary Stiepleman, right, talks to job seeker Randy Frias, of Miami, left, at a job fair in Sunrise, Fla. The jobs report released Thursday, July 2, 2015, one of the most-watched pieces of news in financial markets, painted a mixed picture of the U.S. labor market. And it left a key question hanging over stocks and bonds: When and how quickly will the Federal Reserve raise interest rates. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz) In Tech: Lifetime video, Sprint’s new price plan
    Fans of Lifetime’s melodramatic movies can now see them for $4 a month — without subscribing to cable. Lifetime’s online video service is the latest m...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 02:51 pm   |     |   Share
  • Average rate on 30-year home loans up to 4.08%
    Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates rose this week, reaching high levels for the year. Here’s a look at rates for fixed- and adjustable-rate mortgag...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 02:51 pm   |     |   Share
  • Posh NYC restaurant fined for being cheap
    One of New York City’s most expensive restaurants agreed to settle a complaint that it added a 20 percent charge for banquets and did not pass the mon...
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    Greece appears to cave to demands, but Europe skeptical
    Athens, Greece • Greece’s government appeared to be caving into demands from its creditors on Wednesday, offering concessions in a desperate attempt to get more …
    Updated Jul 01 2015 12:38 pm   |   0 Comments   |   Share
  • Ex-Goldman trustee loses bid for exoneration
    New York • An ex-Goldman Sachs and Procter & Gamble board member has been told he can’t use a court’s ruling in another case to nullify his insider-tr...
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  • Weekly recalls: Baby floats, golf carts
    A line of inflatable baby floats with a bad seam that can leak air are among this week’s recalled consumer products. Other recalled consumer products ...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 02:36 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this June 16, 2013, file photo, Donald Trump, left, and Miss Connecticut USA Erin Brady pose onstage after Brady won the 2013 Miss USA pageant in Las Vegas. The Reelz channel said Thursday, July 2, 2015, it will carry Trump's Miss USA pageant that was dropped by NBC after Trump made critical comments about immigrants from Mexico. (AP Photo/Jeff Bottari, File) Reelz comes to the rescue of Trump’s homeless Miss USA pageant
    Los Angeles • The Miss USA pageant, left without a TV home following blowback against co-owner Donald Trump over his comments on Mexican immigrants, h...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 01:22 pm   |     |   Share
    Pizza farms offer reverse twist in farm-to-table movement
    Minneapolis • As the farm-to-table movement connects more consumers with local farmers, some farms have shortened the distance between the plow and the plate. They’re …
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  • Woman hurt in fall from Mount Timpanogos trail
    A 48-year-old Farmington woman suffered serious injuries Thursday when she fell from a trail near Mount Timpanogos. Utah County sheriff’s Sgt. Spencer...
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    Plans for tonight: Hoisting The Family Crest
    • Orchestral indie-rock band The Family Crest performs at Kilby Court, 741 S. Kilby Court (330 West), Salt Lake City. Opening: The Lonely Wild. Show s...
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  • In this June 15, 2015 photo, coachman Aslam lights a cigarette as he stands near his horses before leaving for work at a stable in Mumbai, India. Drivers of Mumbai's iconic horse-drawn carriages can't imagine not plying the roads pulling photo-snapping tourists atop their kitsch-covered chariots. Yet that time is coming, thanks to a court order calling such superfluous Mumbai horse carriage ban hurts poor families
    Mumbai, India • Drivers of Mumbai’s iconic horse-drawn carriages can’t imagine not plying the roads pulling photo-snapping tourists atop their kitsch-...
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    Movie review: ‘Terminator Genisys’ all flash and no heart
    If “Terminator Genisys” truly was the genesis of a new science-fiction action franchise, it would probably get a pass for being a serviceable way to …
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  • ‘Citizen of the Year’ gets 14 years in fraud case
    Los Angeles • A former California real estate developer once honored as his city’s citizen of the year was sentenced Thursday to 14 years in prison fo...
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  • (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Wasatch Academy basketball coach Geno Morgan runs a defense drill during practice in Mt. Pleasant, Tuesday February 25, 2014. Boys’ basketball: Wasatch Academy coach Geno Morgan dies
    Wasatch Academy boys’ basketball coach Geno Morgan died in his sleep Thursday while visiting family in Chicago, according to a release from the school...
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  • Bicyclist killed in collision in Salt Lake City
    A Salt Lake City bicyclist died late Wednesday after a collision with a car, police reported Thursday. Christopher Watson, 31, died at a hospital sho...
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  • FILE - This Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, file photo, shows the facade of the New York Stock Exchange. European stocks were little changed and Treasury prices rose Thursday, July 2, 2015, following a solid U.S. jobs report for June. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File) U.S. stocks lower after jobs report, Greek fears
    New York • U.S. stocks fell in late afternoon trading Thursday following the release of a mixed report on the U.S. job market and news that Greece’s f...
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  • (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Stan Lockhart smiles at a press conference where Governor Gary Herbert and Prosperity 2020 (business and education partners) announced a partnership to make Salt Lake a top ten location for technology jobs and businesses. The press conference was held at the World Trade Center in Salt Lake City, Utah, Thursday, September 6, 2012. Governor picks tech lobbyist Stan Lockhart to fill vacancy on state school board
    Stan Lockhart, a lobbyist for the Utah-based memory-chip manufacturer IM Flash, will fill the State School Board seat left vacant after the death of M...
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 Utah Lt. Gov. Spencer J. Cox on Thursday rejected a proposed initiative to put term limits on hundreds of board and commission members appointed by the governor. Cox says the state Constitution reserves such power to the executive. Term-limits supporters say they may appeal the decision to court. Utah blocks term-limit drive for state appointees
    Utah Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox blocked a petition drive seeking to limit terms for appointees to hundreds of state boards by ruling Thursday that it is “pa...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 02:23 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Aug. 30, 2009 file photo, actress Sonia Manzano, right, performs at the Daytime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles. Manzano, who has played the role of Maria on the groundbreaking kid show Sonia Manzano, who played Maria on ‘Sesame Street,’ retiring
    New York • “Sesame Street” is about to be less A-OK. Sonia Manzano, who has played the role of Maria on the groundbreaking kid show since 1971, is ret...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 01:27 pm   |     |   Share
  • Box Elder County car vs. semi head-on kills one
    A man was killed instantly Thursday when his car crossed the center line and collided head-on with a semi-trailer rig on Highway 13, just outside of t...
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  • U.S. regulator: Fiat is not responsive to problems
    Washington • A top U.S. auto safety regulator accused Fiat Chrysler of failing to provide timely and accurate recall information to her agency and sai...
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  • Feds to step up bird flu monitoring this fall
    Minneapolis • The federal government announced plans Thursday to step up monitoring wild birds for avian influenza this fall to provide an early warni...
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  • T-shirt salutes Gandhi, Rosa Parks, Chief Joseph — and Utah ATV activist Phil Lyman
    Supporters of San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman believe his ATV ride in Recapture Canyon a year ago ranks in the annals of human history. To tha...
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  • FDA clears drug for main form of cystic fibrosis
    Washington • Federal health officials have approved a new combination drug for the most common form of cystic fibrosis, the debilitating inherited dis...
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  • This day in Salt Lake City’s PCL history: July 2
    To observe the 100th anniversary of Pacific Coast League baseball in Salt Lake City, The Tribune is producing a daily history installment. July 2, ...
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  • Jobless rate for black Americans at 7-year low
    Washington • Black Americans made strides in the job market in June, with their unemployment rate reaching its lowest level in seven years. The black ...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 12:06 pm   |     |   Share
  • In this photo taken Tuesday, June 30, 2015, Sophia Lewis, left, with PSEG Long Island, speaks to an attendee about employment opportunities during a job fair at Citi Field in New York. U.S. employers likely hired at another strong pace in June, a sign that the job market is nearing full health and giving the Federal Reserve reason to raise interest rates as early as September. Economists predict that employers added 233,000 jobs and that the unemployment rate dipped to 5.4 percent from 5.5 percent in May, according to data firm FactSet.  (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer) Solid hiring, lower jobless rate, but wages flat
    Washington • U.S. employers added jobs at a solid pace in June, and the unemployment rate fell to 5.3 percent, a seven-year low. But wages failed to b...
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Men and boys construct a wall July 2, 2015, around the Leroy S. Johnson Meeting House in Colorado City, Ariz.

Wall being erected around polygamous sect meetinghouse
    One of the last visible, public vestiges of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints is going behind a wall. Construction began...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 02:47 pm   |     |   Share
  • Movsisyan’s agent says former RSL striker staying in Russia — for now
    Yura Movsisyan won’t be returning to Major League Soccer — at least not anytime in the immediate future. The former Real Salt Lake striker will be st...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 02:25 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Oct. 13, 2013, file photo, Stephen Colbert delivers the keynote address during the Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation Dinner, a charity gala organized by the Archdiocese of New York, at the Waldorf-Astoria hotel in New York. Colbert has temporarily taken over a public-access TV show in southeastern Michigan in an episode that featured rapper Eminem. Colbert hosted the latest episode of “Only in Monroe,” which airs in the community of about 21,000 people. He talked with Detroit native Eminem in a lengthy segment, calling him by his given name, Marshall Mathers. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow, File) Colbert interviews Eminem on Michigan public-access TV show
    Monroe, Mich. • Stephen Colbert temporarily has taken over a public-access TV show in southeastern Michigan in an episode that featured rapper Eminem....
    Updated Jul 02 2015 11:30 am   |     |   Share
  • Real Salt Lake's Sebastian Jaime (23) and Portland Timbers' Liam Ridgewell (24) compete for a head ball during the second half of a U.S. Open Cup soccer match Wednesday, July 1, 2015, in Sandy, Utah. Real Salt Lake won 2-0. (AP Photo/Kim Raff) Real Salt Lake: Slimmed-down RSL crediting solidarity for change in form
    Sandy • The ethos, ingrained into the club long ago, is making a renaissance. Given an opportunity to expound on how or why Real Salt Lake could be f...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 03:13 pm   |     |   Share

A scene from the Utah Shakespeare Festival’s 2015 production of The Review: Utah Shakespeare Festival’s ‘The Taming of the Shrew’ is fast and furious fun
    Cedar City • “The Taming of the Shrew,” which just opened Utah Shakespeare Festival’s 54th season, is undoubtedly Shakespeare’s most problematic comed...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 11:15 am   |     |   Share
  • Fourth of July events along the Wasatch Front
    From flag ceremonies and fun runs to pancake breakfasts, parades and plenty of fireworks, here are some of the Fourth of July festivities along the Wa...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 11:00 am   |     |   Share