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New Zealand's Leader, a Longtime Public Servant

On Friday, shortly after news of the mass shooting at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern ...


The MidwayUSA Foundation awards $47,000 to Utah youth shotgun teams

Five of the Utah Scholastic Clay Target Program (UTYESS) teams have been awarded a combined $47,292 in cash grants by ...


Mt. Nebo Chapter SUP holds monthly meetings

By LaRon Taylor On Thursday, February 28, the Mt. Nebo Chapter of the Sons of Utah Pioneers had its monthly ...


Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple an exotic surprise

For part two of our series on religious buildings in south Utah County, we visit the Sri Sri Radha Krishna ...


International

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U.S. secretary of state telephones Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

JERUSALEM, Israel - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has taken time out on his current tour of the Midle ...

Heavy fighting continues in Yemen despite truce

With the UN announcing a  new plan  to shore up the December 2018  Stockholm Agreement between Yemen’s warring parties, the ...

Pompeo renews call for end to isolation of Qatar

KUWAIT CITY, Kuwait  - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has renewed a call for Gulf countries to settle their ...

Devastation in south-west Africa growing by the hour

The full scale of the devastation caused by Tropical Cyclone Idai in south-west Africa is becoming clearer, the UN said ...

Four road deaths in Ireland on bank holiday weekend

DUBLIN, Ireland - Over the 3-day holiday weekend, 16-18 March 2019, four people died in road traffic collisions in Ireland. ...

Stopping the spread of hatred on social media

The deadly  attack on two mosques in Christchurch , New Zealand, in which 50 people were killed and many others ...

Salt Lake City

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Thousands travel to Salt Lake for March Madness

Thousands travel to Salt Lake for March Madness KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City SALT LAKE CITY March Madness tips ...

Former Downtown Community Council chairman latest candidate to join race for Salt Lake City mayor

Another candidate has officially jumped into this year's race to be mayor of Utah's capital, just days after Salt Lake ...

Salt Lake City southwestern suburbs grapple with gridlock - State - standard.net

Salt Lake City southwestern suburbs grapple with gridlock Standard-Examiner SALT LAKE CITY (AP) How do you get from Salt Lake ...

Commentary: Closing Bennion Elementary would disrupt essential services

Commentary: Closing Bennion Elementary would disrupt essential services Salt Lake Tribune Excellence and Equity: every student, every classroom, every day. ...

Home away from home: No. 1 seed means trip to Salt Lake City for Gonzaga in NCAA Tournament

Home away from home: No. 1 seed means trip to Salt Lake City for Gonzaga in NCAA Tournament The Spokesman-Review ...

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Omani nationals to be trained by PDO to enter workforce

MUSCAT, Oman - The government-owned Petroleum Development Oman is planning on training Omani nationals to enter not just the oil ...


Greenback dives after Federal Reserve says no more rate hikes in 2019

NEW YORK, New York - The U.S. Federal Resreve surprised on Wednesday, following its regular two day monthly meeting on ...


Tokyo stocks rise, rest of Asia slips

SYDNEY, Australia - Asian bourses were mixed on Wednesday with Australian and Chinese indices trading in the red, while markets ...


Creed busy in Brussels on no-deal Brexit impacts on Ireland

BRUSSELS, Belgium - The future of Irish beef exports, and other issues that will face European farmers in the event ...


Mixed markets in U.S. on Tuesday

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Tuesday, although moves in either direction were unremarkable. Holding investors ...


Varadkar meets head of EC Donald Tusk in Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland - The leader of the Irish government, An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar met with the President of the European ...


Hotel Review

Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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