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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Mormon church leader Richard G. Scott is recuperating at home after being hospitalized since last week for gastrointestinal bleeding. The Salt Lake Tribune reports his illness kept the 86-year-old from speaking at the LDS church's General Conference earlier this month. Another church leader, 92-year-old L. Tom Perry, was recently diagnosed with thyroid cancer.

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A tennis club has filed suit against North Salt Lake City and a housing developer over last August's landslide. A tent at the Eagleridge Tennis Club was destroyed in the landslide, which also destroyed a home. The tennis club argues that officials knew the hillside was unstable. The city says it isn't liable for landslides.

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Gov. Gary Herbert is trying to ease worries that a major military training exercise planned in the West this summer is suspicious. A spokesman for the governor says he's been assured there will be minimal inconvenience to local communities because of the "Jade Helm 15" operation. Marty Carpenter says it's a standard exercise that's important for U.S. military training.

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Newly hired coach Lynne Roberts wants the Utah women's basketball program to mimic the men's team. The Utah men this year advanced to the Sweet 16 in the NCAA Tournament for the first time since the 2008-09 season. Roberts says she wants the women's team to be "nationally relevant" too.

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