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3 Republicans face off in Utah primary for vacant House seat

Michelle L. Price, Associated Press Updated 12:54 pm, Tuesday, August 15, 2017 Photo: Rick Bowmer, AP Image 1of/8 Caption Close Image 1 of 8 In this Friday, Aug. 11, 2017, photo, David Muir, a 58-year-old longtime Republican, casts his vote in…

A look at the 3 Republicans running for Utah US House seat

Michelle L. Price, Associated Press Updated 9:44 am, Monday, August 14, 2017 Photo: Rick Bowmer, AP Image 1of/6 Caption Close Image 1 of 6 FILE – In this May 20, 2017 file photo, U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz waves after addressing the…

Utah Republicans divided in battle for Chaffetz's House seat

Michelle L. Price, Associated Press Updated 11:49 am, Sunday, August 13, 2017 Photo: Rick Bowmer, AP Image 1of/9 Caption Close Image 1 of 9 FILE – In this May 20, 2017 file photo, U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz waves after addressing the…

Utah man wrongly accused of drugging officer gets $50K

Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press Updated 8:27 pm, Thursday, August 10, 2017 SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah city has paid $50,000 to settle with a Subway worker who was wrongly accused of drugging a police officer’s drink in a case…

Utah man charged with murder after 2 more bodies identified

Rebecca Boone, Associated Press Updated 3:51 pm, Tuesday, August 8, 2017 Photo: AP Image 1of/1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 FILE – This undated file photo provided by the Canyon County Sheriff’s office shows Gerald Bullinger. Prosecutors have charged the…

Utah lawmaker backs California secession to punish the state

Michelle L. Price, Associated Press Updated 11:46 am, Friday, August 4, 2017 Photo: Rick Bowmer, AP Image 1of/2 Caption Close Image 1 of 2 FILE – In this March 2, 2015, file photo, state Rep. Paul Ray, R-Clearfield, votes on the…

Outdoor industry rally in Utah for public lands protections

Brady Mccombs, Associated Press Updated 6:59 pm, Thursday, July 27, 2017 Photo: Rick Bowmer, AP Image 1of/5 Caption Close Image 1 of 5 People gather at the Utah State Capitol, Thursday, July 27, 2017, in Salt Lake City. Hundreds of outdoor…

Authorities: Utah parents taunted malnourished child

Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press Updated 12:58 pm, Tuesday, July 11, 2017 Photo: Uncredited, AP Image 1of/1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 These booking photos provided by Weber County Sheriff’s Office, Brenda Emile, left, and Miller Costello, a couple who were…

Utah seeks to cap costs, sign-ups in limited Medicaid plan

By MICHELLE L. PRICE, Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah and other Republican states are proposing to cut costs in the state’s Medicaid plan to cover the poor by requiring some participants to have jobs and limiting them…

Report: Utah police seized $1.4M under civil forfeiture law

Michelle L. Price, Associated Press Updated 1:46 pm, Friday, July 7, 2017 SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah police seized nearly $1.4 million in cash last year from people under a law allowing law enforcement to take someone’s property even if…