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U. students cheer, jeer at presidential debate viewing party

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 10:13pm

The Hinckley Institute of Politics hosted a presidential debate viewing party Monday at the University of Utah, gauging students' reactions to the two major party candidates.

Parting shots: He hits her on stamina; she pounces in retort

Nancy Benac, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 10:12pm

It was the opening Hillary Clinton had been waiting for all night.

The Latest: Updates from the 1st presidential debate

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 10:11pm

The Latest on the first of three presidential debates between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump (all times EDT):

AP FACT CHECK: Trump, Clinton deny their own words in debate

Calvin Woodward, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 10:11pm

Donald Trump's habit of peddling hype and fabrication emerged unabated in the first presidential debate while Hillary Clinton played it cautiously in her statements, though not without error. They both denied making statements that they are on the record as saying.

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Herbert, Weinholtz spar over economy, Medicaid expansion, public lands in debate

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 9:43pm

Democratic candidate for governor Mike Weinholtz took some tough shots at Republican Gov. Gary Herbert in what will likely be their last debate Monday, but the governor said he has Utahns on his side.

SL County mayor proposes group effort for west-side development

Katie McKellar  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 9:18pm

After months of conflict with West Jordan over the now-failed Facebook negotiations, Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams on Monday offered an olive branch.

Cheers and jeers: Americans tune into Trump-Clinton debate

Adam Kealoha Causey and Michelle Rindels, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 9:11pm

From senior centers to college campuses and bars featuring campaign-themed cocktails, Americans laughed, cheered and jeered through the first debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

The Latest: Kaine weeps at site of Pulse nightclub shooting

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 4:30pm

The Latest on the U.S. presidential race ahead of the first debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Monday at Hofstra University (all times EDT):

Iran: Utah state senator didn't mention job when visiting

Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 4:15pm

Iran's Foreign Ministry says a Utah state senator who traveled to Iran in May did not clarify his job as senator in his visa application.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's birther claims

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 10:11pm

A claim from the presidential debate and how it stacks up with the facts:

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on his tax audits

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 10:01pm

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AP FACT CHECK: Trump on Russian military

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 9:41pm

A claim from the presidential debate and how it compares with the facts:

AP FACT CHECK: Clinton, Trump loose with facts on Iran deal

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 9:31pm

A claim from the presidential debate and how it stacks up with the facts:

AP FACT CHECK: Trump glosses over Iraq's sovereignty

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 9:13pm

A claim from the presidential debate and how it stacks up with the facts:

AP FACT CHECK: Clinton and Trump on possible Russian hacking

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 9:02pm

CLINTON: "Donald publicly invited Putin to hack into Americans."

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on Iraq War

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 8:41pm

A claim from the presidential debate and how it stacks up with the facts:

AP FACT CHECK: Clinton on debt-free college

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 8:01pm

A claim from the presidential debate and how it stacks up with the facts:

AP FACT CHECK: Clinton misrepresents stance on Pacific trade

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 7:41pm

A claim from the presidential debate and how it stacks up with the facts:

Candidates arrive for 1st debate

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 7:01pm

The presidential candidates have arrived at Hofstra University in New York and are moments away from their first face-to-face debate.