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A federal judge has ordered the Bureau of Land Management to document that its designation of a 4,377-mile network of motorized routes in central Utah will not harm wildlife and archaeological resources. The order that U.S. District Judge Dale Kimball …

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  • Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, right, is welcomed by Finance Minister, Yanis Varoufakis, during his visit at the Finance Ministry in Athens Wednesday, May 27, 2015. Greece is out of cash to repay debts due as soon as next week. The country and its creditors — other eurozone countries and the International Monetary Fund — have been locked in negotiations for months on what reforms the southern European country needs to take to get the final batch of loans from its international bailout. (Costas Baltas/InTime News via AP) GREECE OUT Greece expects talks Wednesday to settle deal
    Athens • A Greek government official expects talks with creditors in Brussels on Wednesday to “sort out the last pending issues for the agreement” on …
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  • U.S. stocks open a bit higher in quiet trading
    New York • U.S. stocks rose modestly in early trading Wednesday, recovering some of the steep losses the market had the day before. KEEPING SCORE: …
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  • (In this photo taken May 20, 2015, Democratic Presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., poses for a portrait before an interview with The Associated Press)   in Washington. For Democrats who had hoped to lure Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren into a presidential campaign, independent Sen. Bernie Sanders might be the next best thing. Sanders, who is opening his official presidential campaign Tuesday in Burlington, Vermont, aims to ignite a grassroots fire among left-leaning Democrats wary of Hillary Rodham Clinton. He is laying out an agenda in step with the party's progressive wing and compatible with Warren's platform _ reining in Wall Street banks, tackling college debt and creating a government-financed infrastructure jobs program. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) 104,000 taxpayers have personal info stolen from IRS website
    Washington • More than 100,000 taxpayers have had their personal tax information stolen from an IRS website as part of an elaborate scheme to claim …
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  • Children whose school is under construction sit in the shade of a tree for classes on a hot summer day near Badshahpur, on the outskirts of New Delhi, India, Wednesday, May 27, 2015. Delhi recorded a maximum temperature of 42 degrees Celsius on Wednesday. In southern India, hundreds of people have died since the middle of April as soaring summer temperatures scorch the country, officials said Tuesday. (AP Photo/Saurabh Das) About 1,100 people dead as summer temperatures soar in India
    Hyderabad, India • Soaring summer temperatures in India have left over 1,100 people dead over the past month, officials said Wednesday. Most of the deaths …
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  • Stocks turn higher in Europe after Asian losses
    Seoul, South Korea • European stocks edged higher and Wall Street was expected to rise on the open Wednesday despite losses earlier in Asia. KEEPING …
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  • (In this May 21, 2015 photo, Christina Blache sits in her living room during an interview with The Associated Press)  , in Northglenn, Colo. Blache, who was shot through both legs with an assault rifle when James Holmes opened fire in a packed movie theater in Aurora, Colo., in 2012, says that testifying in the Holmes trial has been both cathartic and re-traumatizing. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley) Colorado theater shooting victims relive terror in courtroom
    Centennial, Colo. • From the witness stand, Christina Blache could finally do what she had most wanted and most feared: She looked for the first time ...
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  • Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson speaks at a news conference announcing the settlement agreement with the City of Cleveland, Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in Cleveland. Cleveland agreed to overhaul its police department under the supervision of a federal monitor in a settlement announced Tuesday with the U.S. Department of Justice over a pattern of excessive force and other abuses by officers. The announcement comes three days after a white patrolman was acquitted of voluntary manslaughter charges in the shooting deaths of two unarmed black suspects in a 137-shot barrage of police gunfire following a high-speed chase. The case helped prompt an 18-month investigation by the Justice Department. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak) Community policing at center of Cleveland police reform plan
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  • UHP: Memorial Day weekend crackdown underscores seat belt use woes
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    Ruth’s Diner gets a new sibling that includes a Utah liquor outlet
    Ruth’s Diner, one of Salt Lake City’s most beloved scenic eateries, has a new multifaceted sibling. Ruth’s Creekside opened last month next to the diner …
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    This photo provided by Sony Pictures Entertainment shows Bradley Cooper, left, and Rachel McAdams in a scene from Columbia Pictures' The Cricket’s Daily 3: An uproar over ‘Aloha’
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  • ‘100 deadliest days’ underway for Utah drivers
    Utah Highway Patrol troopers are urging drivers to wear their seat belts as the “100 deadliest days” for motorists on the state’s highways is underway...
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  • This April 20, 2015 photo shows a tossed salad recipe in Concord, N.H. (AP Photo/Matthew Mead) Mastering the fine art of a deceptively simple tossed salad
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    Gallery: Plaintiffs from Utah’s landmark gay marriage case tie the knot
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  • This April 20, 2015 photo shows a clam and linguine recipe in Concord, N.H. (AP Photo/Matthew Mead) Here’s a recipe for clams in cream sauce — a welcoming taste of beach season
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  • This April 20, 2015 photo shows chilled mango gazpacho in Concord, N.H.  In this mango gazpacho recipe, mangos replace the usual tomatoes, and cucumber is added to stretch the sugars. For punches of flavor, add some heat from pepper flakes and red curry powder. (AP Photo/Matthew Mead) Recipe: A soup suitable for a picnic? Cue the mango gazpacho please
    My daughter, Valentine, fell in love with mango the second she had her first bite of the creamy orange flesh when she was 2, and she dutifully repeate...
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  • This April 13, 2015 photo shows a California dreaming burger in Concord, N.H. (AP Photo/Matthew Mead) School’s almost out, so it’s time to get schooled on burgers
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    From Utah, she guides Korean War veterans, families to the old battlefield
    Springdale • She’s like a travel agent with a government title. But Sunny Lee caters to a unique traveler: Korean War veterans, their children and …
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  • This photo provided by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Dwayne Johnson, left, as Ray, and Carla Gugino as Emma, in a scene from the action thriller, Separating earthquake fact from fiction in ‘San Andreas’
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  • FILE - In this April 30, 2015 file photo, German-Irish actor Michael Fassbender poses for a portrait to promote his film With a nod to Eastwood, Michael Fassbender goes West in ‘Slow West’
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Deacon Armando Solórzano speaks during a Mass at the Cathedral of the Madeleine in honor of slain Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero, center, who is being beatified by the Catholic Church Tuesday May 26, 2015.  Bishop John C. Wester is at left. Utah Catholics honor ‘Saint Romero of the Americas’
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  • New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist (30), of Sweden, stops a shot from Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Ryan Callahan (24) as Rangers left wing James Sheppard (45) defends, during the second period of Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack) NHL Playoffs: New York Rangers rout Tampa Bay Lightning, force Game 7 in East finals
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  • Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) high fives guard Iman Shumpert (4) during a timeout  in the first half of Game 4 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference Finals against the Atlanta Hawks Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak) NBA Playoffs: Cleveland Cavaliers advance to NBA Finals, sweep Atlanta Hawks in Eastern finals
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  • President Barack Obama speaks to members of the media during his meeting with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Obama began with commenting on flooding in Texas and calling on Senate to act on USA Freedom Act. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) Obama urges Senate to renew phone-records collection program
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  • San Diego newspaper lays off 1/3rd of workforce after sale
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  • Murder arrest after woman’s burned, cut body found in bath
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  • Roberto Salas, left, and Lewis Sternhagen check a flooded car on the frontage road between South Loop West Freeway and South Post Oak Road near the Willow Waterhole Bayou, Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in Houston. Floodwaters kept rising Tuesday across much of Texas as storms dumped almost another foot of rain on the Houston area, stranding hundreds of motorists and inundating the highways. (Marie D. De Jesus/Houston Chronicle via AP) Rain keeps falling on waterlogged Texas
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  • Plague in Idaho squirrels prompts health warning
    Boise, Idaho • Ground squirrels south of Boise have tested positive for plague, and humans and pets should avoid the area, Idaho health officials say....
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  • Voting reforms for American Indians under consideration
    Flagstaff, Ariz. • The U.S. Department of Justice wants to improve access to voting for American Indians and Alaska Natives. Justice Department offic...
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  • This image made from a militant video posted on YouTube on Tuesday, May 26, 2015, which has been verified and is consistent with other AP reporting, purports to show an armored vehicle of the Islamic State group firing ammunition in Jezel oil fields near Palmyra, Syria. The militant video purportedly showed Islamic State group fighters battling Syrian government forces around the Jezel oil field near Palymra. (Militant video via AP) Iraq forces begin operation to oust Islamic State from city
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  • (In this photo taken May 20, 2015, Democratic Presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., poses for a portrait before an interview with The Associated Press)   in Washington. For Democrats who had hoped to lure Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren into a presidential campaign, independent Sen. Bernie Sanders might be the next best thing. Sanders, who is opening his official presidential campaign Tuesday in Burlington, Vermont, aims to ignite a grassroots fire among left-leaning Democrats wary of Hillary Rodham Clinton. He is laying out an agenda in step with the party's progressive wing and compatible with Warren's platform _ reining in Wall Street banks, tackling college debt and creating a government-financed infrastructure jobs program. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) Defense chief’s comments undercut Obama’s strategy
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  • Former Davis High School English teacher Brianne Altice appeared in Second District Court in Farmington and entered not guilty pleas on February 27, 2014. (BRIANA SCROGGINS/Standard-Examiner) Utah seeks dismissal of lawsuit against school district in Brianne Altice sexual abuse case
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  • This April 1, 2015 photo shows a Charter Communications van in St. Louis. Charter Communications on Tuesday, May 26, 2015 announced it is buying Time Warner Cable for $55.33 billion. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) As viewers go online, Charter buys Time Warner Cable
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  • D.C. group wants Utah court record in Amazon.com case unsealed
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  • Yellon to skip bankers meeting in Jackson
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  • What cable deal could mean for consumers
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  • FILE - In this May 12, 2015 file photo, emergency personnel work the scene of a train wreck An Amtrak train headed to New York City derailed and crashed in Philadelphia. Amtrak says it will install video cameras inside locomotive cabs that record the actions of train engineers. The move follows a deadly derailment earlier this month in which investigators are searching for clues to the train engineer's actions just before the crash. (AP Photo/Joseph Kaczmarek, File) Amtrak to install cameras in locomotives
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