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Puerto Rican voters prized by Democrats, Republicans

Sergio Bustos, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 4th - 1:41am

Residents of Puerto Rico are U.S. citizens but can't vote for president. Yet Republican Marco Rubio and Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton are campaigning there, following two other 2016 White House hopefuls.

Near LA's Koreatown, pastor tries to lift veil on drug abuse

Christine Armario, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 4th - 12:32am

In a blue-and-white church on the outskirts of Los Angeles' Koreatown, pastor Young Ho Han is trying to lift the veil on a problem silently afflicting his community: drug abuse among young Korean-Americans.

A broken heart really can kill you, study reveals

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 9:48pm

Forget everything you thought you knew about the business of a broken heart.

Group trying to save pioneer-era tithing granary

Mike Anderson  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 9:03pm

If a historical society in Cache County doesn't get its way, one of the town's only pioneer relics could disappear.

Biden says he's not sure if he will seek presidency

Ken Thomas, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 8:41pm

Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday he was unsure if he will seek the Democratic presidential nomination, telling a Jewish audience that his decision will hinge on whether he and his family have the "emotional energy to run."

3 Utah leaders share their secrets to success at StartFEST

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 8:21pm

As StartFEST unfolds, Provo is buzzing with new ideas and tips from experienced professionals. This article features highlights from speeches by Gail Miller, Provo Mayor John Curtis and David Bradford.

DA's warning about photo hiding app goes viral

Chris Isidore, CNN  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 7:36pm

The app police have struck again. An Alabama prosecutor posted a warning for parents about a photo-hiding app for smartphones — and her video went viral.

Cruz blames Obama for climate of violence against police

Will Weissert, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 7:21pm

Republican presidential contender Ted Cruz blamed President Barack Obama on Thursday for a climate of violence against police, contending the president and his administration have long vilified law enforcement.

Bush: Trump 'too pessimistic,' will lead GOP to defeat

Thomas Beaumont, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 6:52pm

Republican presidential contender Jeb Bush says rival Donald Trump is "too pessimistic" to lead the country and that Republicans will lose the 2016 election if they make the billionaire their candidate for the White House.

Trump vows no third-party bid, will back GOP primary winner

Steve Peoples, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 6:21pm

Caving to intense Republican lobbying, presidential candidate Donald Trump ruled out the prospect of a third-party White House bid on Thursday and vowed to support whoever wins the party's nomination — a U-turn made easier by his position at the front of the field.

Some tickets for broadcast of pope's speech to Congress available

KSL.com  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 4:44pm

Tickets for a broadcast on the U.S. Capitol west lawn of Pope Francis' speech to Congress this month are available through. Rep. Chris Stewart, R-Utah.

Pope eyes unity, not division in talks with Israel's Rivlin

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 3:01pm

Pope Francis met Thursday with Israel's president and gave him a medallion that reads: "Look for what unites, overcome that which divides."

Utah otters doing well 4 years after reintroduction to Provo River

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 2:29pm

It's been four years since river otters were released in the Provo River, and the Division of Wildlife Resources said the animals are doing well.

SAT scores lag, majority of takers miss college-ready mark

Jennifer C. Kerr, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 2:28pm

Continuing a downward trend, the latest scores from the SAT college entrance exam show a majority of students taking the test aren't ready for college-level work or career-training programs.

Clinton aides says 2016 bid hurt by email controversy

Lisa Lerer, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 1:53pm

Hillary Rodham Clinton plans to more fully address questions about her use of a private email server as secretary of state starting this month, part of an acknowledgment by her campaign that her presidential bid has been hurt by the heavy focus on the controversy over the summer.

How many jobs has Donald Trump actually created?

Heather Long, CNN  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 1:36pm

Donald Trump vows that if he's elected president, he would "be the greatest jobs president that God ever created." But how many jobs has he created as a businessman?

Have You Seen This? Cardist's incredible floating cards

Martha Ostergar  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 1:13pm

There's sleight of hand magic, then there's the "magic" of cardistry.

College student protected from bullet by iPhone

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 12:16pm

While many college students catch grief for being glued to their smartphones, a California student says he owes his life to his iPhone.

New Utah app unites high school students against hunger

Devon Dewey  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 11:44am

High schools all over the state are joining forces in the fight against hunger with a new app.

Nurse who cared for mother dying of Ebola adopts baby

Krista Larson, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 3rd - 10:53am

The 19-year-old mother clutched her newborn son as she arrived at the Ebola holding center. The child's father was gone, and she had no family to help her. She knew she was dying.