How could she? Mother accused in deaths of infants

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For years, a Utah garage concealed a grisly secret: the bodies of seven babies, strangled or suffocated and placed in boxes.

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Utah woman accused in death of six infants

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Man spends month offering random acts of kindness

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A Utah man launches a month-long campaign performing random acts of kindness for strangers.

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Colorado, Utah look to raise tobacco age to 21

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Utah and Colorado, two of the states with the lowest smoking rates in the country, are considering raising the age for tobacco use to 21.

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Utah school district apologizes for seizing kids’ lunches for unpaid bills

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One of Utah’s biggest school systems apologized Thursday and told angry parents it was investigating why dozens of elementary school children had their lunches seized and thrown away when they didn’t have enough money in their accounts.

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Utah gay marriages will be recognized by federal government, attorney general says

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The federal government will recognize marriages performed in Utah after a judge struck down the state’s same-sex marriage ban, Attorney General Holder said Friday, noting that the newly-wedded gay couples “should not be asked to endure uncertainty regarding their status” as the legal challenges unfold.

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U.S. Supreme Court puts gay marriage in Utah on hold

The U.S. Supreme Court has put a temporary stop to gay marriages in Utah while the state appeals.

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Disease suspected in Utah die-off of bald eagles

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The tally of unexplained bald eagle deaths in Utah this month rose to 20 on Thursday as state wildlife officials looked for possible links to diseases suspected in a coinciding die-off of thousands of shore birds around the Great Salt Lake.

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Appeals court lets same-sex weddings go ahead in Utah

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Same-sex marriages can go on in Utah after a federal appeals court Tuesday denied the state’s request to stop them pending an appeal of a judge’s ruling legalizing them.

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Federal judge allows same-sex marriage in Utah to continue

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Same-sex marriages in Utah can continue after a federal judge denied the state’s request Monday to put a temporary hold on the unions.

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Judge strikes down Utah's same-sex marriage ban
A federal judge has struck down Utah’s same-sex marriage ban, saying it is unconstitutional.

Ancient rock formation’s destruction could draw charges against Utah men

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Authorities in Utah are considering criminal charges against a group of men who gleefully shoved a boulder off its perch in a state park — and disturbed a rock formation that park officials say is 170 million years old.

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Extreme weekend heat wave could bring temperatures above 120 to Western US

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A wave of record-setting, life-threatening heat is expected to blaze across the West this weekend, with temperatures in some areas projected to top 120 degrees.

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Boy Scouts defy orders, wear uniforms in Utah gay pride parade

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Boy Scouts and adult volunteers wore their uniforms Sunday as they marched in Utah’s gay pride parade — defying a leader of the youth organization who had said they couldn’t do so under the organization’s guidelines prohibiting advocating political or social positions.

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Beekeeper removes 60,000 honeybees from Utah cabin

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SALT LAKE CITY — It was the biggest beehive that that Ogden beekeeper Vic Bachman has ever removed — a dozen feet long, packed inside the eve of a cabin in Ogden Valley.

“We figure we got 15 pounds of bees out of there,” said Bachman, who said that converts to about 60,000 honeybees.

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