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    President-elect Donald Trump smiles as he speaks during the first stop of his post-election tour, Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/John Minchillo) News roundup: Trump’s ‘victory rally,’ more like a ‘we told you so” tour
    Trump’s ‘victory rally,’ more like a ‘We told you so” tour. The president-elect notes his win over McMullin. Chaffettz says he will probe any alleged ...

    Updated Dec 02 2016 09:35 am   |     |   Share
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    Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich speaks to the media at Trump Tower, Monday, Nov. 21, 2016 in New York, after meeting with President-elect Donald Trump. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) News roundup: Gingrich pokes fun at Romney for 'sucking up' to Trump
    Gingrich pokes fun at Romney for “sucking up” to Trump. The president-elect to visit Utah on his victory tour. Obamacare signups have gone up in Utah,...

    Updated Dec 01 2016 10:52 am   |     |   Share
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    News roundup: Trump says he’ll leave his ‘great business in total,’ but unclear how
    Trump says he’ll leave his ‘great business in total,’ but unclear how. Romney dines with Trump, praises president-elect. Hughes meets with Trump trans...

    Updated Nov 30 2016 02:55 pm   |     |   Share
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    News roundup: Trump perhaps unswayed by aides’ anti-Romney rherotic
    Trump perhaps unswayed by aides’ anti-Romney rherotic. House Dems press Chaffetz to probe Trump’s business conflicts. Herbert decrys Muslim registry i...

    Updated Nov 29 2016 12:29 pm   |     |   Share
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    President-elect Donald Trump waves to a crowd in the lobby of the New York Times building following a meeting, Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan) News roundup: Trump asserts baseless claim that millions voted illegally in election he won
    Trump asserts baseless claim that millions voted illegally in election he won. Trump aide blasts Romney as possible Cabinet choice. Biskupski pushes T...

    Updated Nov 28 2016 11:12 am   |     |   Share
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    President-elect Donald Trump waves to the crowd as he leaves the New York Times building following a meeting, Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan) News roundup: Trump’s 15 flips flops in his first 15 days
    Trump’s 15 flips flops in his first 15 days. Christensen holds three-vote lead; Dems plan to challenge. Report: Trump leaning toward Romney as secreta...

    Updated Nov 23 2016 12:12 pm   |     |   Share
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    President-elect Donald Trump waves as he arrives at the Trump National Golf Club Bedminster clubhouse in Bedminster, N.J., on Nov. 20, 2016. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File) News roundup: Aide: President Trump won’t pursue investigations of Hillary Clinton
    Trump aide says he won’t pursue investigations of Hillary Clinton. Poll shows most Americans think Trump will do a good job as president. Utah AG warn...

    Updated Nov 22 2016 02:43 pm   |     |   Share
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    House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., speaks at his weekly news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) News roundup: House GOP readies big agenda under President Trump
    House GOP readies big agenda under President Trump. Hughes reportedly in talks over Transportation secretary gig. Kanter concedes to Snelgrove. Happ...

    Updated Nov 21 2016 04:41 pm   |     |   Share
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    FILE - In this Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016 file photo, President-elect Donald Trump smiles as he arrives to speak at an election night rally, in New York. Mexico is starting to seriously contemplate the possibility that millions of its migrants could be deported under the proposals put forward by President-elect Trump. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) News roundup: Trump’s ‘big, beautiful’ wall plans for Mexico may be crumbling
    Trump’s ‘big, beautiful’ wall plans for Mexico may be crumbling. Trump to meet with Romney. Appoints Sessions, Pompeo, Flynn for key roles. Happy Fr...

    Updated Nov 18 2016 05:08 pm   |     |   Share
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    Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani laughs as he arrives at Trump Tower, Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) News roundup: Columnist: Hatch only one standing between Secretary of State Giuliani and President Giuliani
    Columnist: Hatch only one standing between Secretary of State Giuliani and President Giuliani. Hatch could seek an eighth term. Legislature passes gas...

    Updated Nov 17 2016 03:31 pm   |     |   Share
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    (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Protesters rally during the ’Salt Lake City Protests Trump’ at the City and County Building Saturday November 12, 2016. News roundup: Trump protesters could form the ‘tea party of the left’
    Trump protesters could form the ‘tea party of the left.’ Poll: More Utahns get their political news from TV. Mountain Accord fans testify before Congr...

    Updated Nov 16 2016 05:14 pm   |     |   Share
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    FILE - In this Nov. 8, 2016 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump casts his ballot, in New York. The U.S. approach to Asia faces a major overhaul when Donald Trump takes office, but what will take its place? A new report warns of a leadership vacuum and even a nuclear arms race if the U.S. withdraws from a region threatened by a provocative North Korea. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File) News roundup: Liberal groups prepare to fight President Trump
    Liberal groups prepare to fight President Trump. Critics worry about Trump top aide’s ties to the alt-right. Top Oversight Dem asks Chaffetz to probe ...

    Updated Nov 15 2016 12:26 pm   |     |   Share
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    News roundup: Five takeaways from President-elect Trump’s first five days
    Five takeaways from President-elect Trump’s first five days. Trump won the Mormon vote, but lagged in Utah. Protesters keep civil in Utah gatherings. ...

    Updated Nov 16 2016 05:13 pm   |     |   Share
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    News roundup: Outsider Trump looks to insiders, lobbyists for transition plans
    Outsider Trump looks to insiders, lobbyists for transition plans. Utah conservatives giddy at coming GOP-led Washington. Wilson elected Utah House maj...

    Updated Nov 11 2016 03:55 pm   |     |   Share
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    News roundup: Reluctant Trump supporters now look for jobs with President Trump
    Reluctant Trump supporters now look for jobs with President Trump. Chaffetz says he’ll continue Clinton probes. LDS Church, Romney congratulate Trump....

    Updated Nov 10 2016 12:22 pm   |     |   Share
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    Two men embrace at the end of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s election night rally in the Jacob Javits Center in New York, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016. (AP Photo/David Goldman) News roundup: Hillary Clinton to offer concession speech soon
    Clinton to offer concession speech soon. Trump’s victory speech showed a different side of the president-elect. Markets tumble on Trump win. Happy W...

    Updated Nov 10 2016 12:20 pm   |     |   Share
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    Dixville Notche’s first voter Clay Smith drops his ballot into the box as moderator Tom Tillotson watches Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016, in Dixville Notch, N.H. Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton beat Republican Donald Trump 4-2. (AP Photo/Jim Cole) News roundup: Clinton wins Dixville Notch as Election Day begins
    Clinton wins Dixville Notch as Election Day begins. Utah officials warn of packed polling locales. Your guide to voting today. Happy Tuesday. The vo...

    Updated Nov 08 2016 05:36 pm   |     |   Share
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    FILE - In this July 7, 2016 file photo, FBI Director James Comey testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington before the House Oversight Committee to explain his agency’s recommendation to not prosecute Hillary Clinton. In a letter from Comey released on Nov. 6, he tells Congress review of additional Clinton emails does not change conclusion she should not face charges. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File) News roundup: The FBI director’s ‘never mind’ moment that shook up the presidential race
    The FBI director’s ‘never mind’ moment shook up the presidential race. Democrats have the edge in early voting in Utah. Trump still leading in latest ...

    Updated Nov 07 2016 01:32 pm   |     |   Share
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    |  Courtesy of the Evan McMullin campaign  Presidential candidate Evan McMullin mingles with attendees of his town-hall meeting in a Provo library on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016. News roundup: Trump-Clinton-McMullin statistically tied in new Utah poll
    Trump-Clinton-McMullin statistically tied in new Utah poll. The state could now be in play. Clinton releases new ‘Mormons for Hillary’ video. Happy ...

    Updated Oct 17 2016 02:30 pm   |     |   Share
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    A screen grab from the Mormons for Hillary ad. Clinton campaign unveils ‘Mormons for Hillary’ video
    The Hillary Clinton campaign is making another push at attracting Mormon voters with a new web video released as several top GOP officials and the LDS...
    Updated Oct 15 2016 05:29 pm   |     |   Share
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    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Monday, Oct. 10, 2016, in Ambridge, Pa. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci) News roundup: Trump supporters starting to worry their guy may lose
    Trump supporters starting to worry their guy may lose. Third-party candidates target Utah. State election officials: Too late to remove Trump’s name f...

    Updated Oct 17 2016 02:30 pm   |     |   Share
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    Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks with Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton during the second presidential debate at Washington University in St. Louis, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016. (AP Photo/John Locher) News roundup: Trump-Clinton battle called ‘ugliest debate ever’
    Trump-Clinton battle called ‘ugliest debate ever.’ Utah Republicans pull Trump support. DNews says it’s time for Trump to go. Happy Monday. It was u...

    Updated Oct 17 2016 02:29 pm   |     |   Share
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    Republican vice presidential candidate, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence speaks during a campaign stop in Gettysburg, Pa., Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) News roundup: Poll shows Pence favored as 2020 presidential candidate
    Poll shows Pence favored as 2020 presidential candidate. Romney and Huntsman tied in popularity in Utah. LDS Church says no retirement age for its apo...

    Updated Oct 07 2016 06:53 pm   |     |   Share
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    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016, in Reno, Nev. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci) News roundup: Trump looks to the West for election salvation
    Trump looks to the West for election salvation. But mispronounces Nevada. Also, Snow goes after Lee over religious freedom bill and Lee wants Obama to...

    Updated Oct 06 2016 12:23 pm   |     |   Share
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    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2016, in Prescott Valley, Ariz. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci) News roundup: Team Trump is running out of time to regain momentum
    Team Trump is running out of time to regain momentum. SL Co. recorder struggles to answer basic questions. Stewart faces Albarran in debate. Happy W...

    Updated Oct 06 2016 12:23 pm   |     |   Share
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    (FILE -In this Sept. 30, 2016 file photo, Republican vice presidential candidate, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence speaks in Fort Wayne, Ind. Pence musters all of his Midwestern earnestness as he describes Donald Trump as “a man of faith.” He says the Republican nominee is “a man I’ve prayed with and gotten to know on a personal level.” The description, in an interview with The Associated Press)  , stands in sharp relief to Trump’s public profile over much of his career: a twice-divorced former playboy who has boasted of his sexual exploits, flaunted his wealth, used crass insults and made sweeping generalizations about whole races.  (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File) News roundup: Trump could overshadow Pence in tonight’s VP debate
    Trump could overshadow Pence in tonight’s VP debate. Ex-Mormon claims he leaked videos of private LDS leader meetings. McMullin rents Romney’s email l...

    Updated Oct 04 2016 03:05 pm   |     |   Share
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    Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton meets with African American community leaders at Mert’s Heart & Soul in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016, to discuss the urgency of addressing racial, economic and social justice issues. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) News roundup: Clinton leads Trump by 6 points nationally after debate bounce
    Clinton leads Trump by 6 points nationally after debate bounce. Leaked videos show LDS Church leaders talking about hot-button issues. Trump’s nominat...

    Updated Oct 04 2016 03:05 pm   |     |   Share
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    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally, Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016, in Bedford, N.H. (AP Photo/John Locher) News roundup: Trump ignores advisers, goes after Bill Clinton’s infidelities
    Trump ignores advisers, goes after Bill Clinton’s infidelities. Huntsman Jr. says why he backs Trump. Herbert pitches extra $400M for education. Hap...

    Updated Sep 30 2016 02:56 pm   |     |   Share
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    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, center, shakes hands with moderator Lester Holt, left, as Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton walks to her lectern during the first presidential debate at Hofstra University, Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, in Hempstead, N.Y. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci) News roundup: Trump blames Lester Holt for bias in Monday’s debate
    Trump blames Lester Holt for bias in Monday’s debate. Burton resigns from UTA. Love, Owens release attack ads. Happy Thursday. Donald Trump and his ...

    Updated Sep 29 2016 05:15 pm   |     |   Share
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    News roundup: The most dangerous conspiracy theory about the election: that it’s rigged
    The most dangerous conspiracy theory about the election: that it’s rigged. Owens criticizes Love over taxpayer-funded mailers. Handicapper: Love-Owens...

    Updated Sep 28 2016 04:43 pm   |     |   Share