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'Charge or exonerate' AG John Swallow, governor tells feds

04/17/2013 2:51pm
Utah Gov. Gary Herbert calls for federal officials to finish investigation into Utah Attorney General John Swallow

Gun control loses: No expanded background checks

04/17/2013 6:21pm
Senate Republicans backed by a small band of rural-state Democrats scuttled the most far-reaching gun control legislation in two decades on Wednesday, refusing to tighten background checks on firearms buyers or ban assault weapons as they spurned the personal pleas of families of the victims of last winter's elementary school shootings in Newtown, Conn.