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FOX 13 Utah
8 firearms recovered between 2 Utah airports since JanuarySALT LAKE CITY — The Transportation Security Administration recovered eight gun
8 firearms recovered between 2 Utah airports since January
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 12 hours ago
SALT LAKE CITY — The Transportation Security Administration recovered eight guns at security checkpoints between two Utah airports since the beginning of January. TSA discovered seven guns at the Salt Lake City International Airport and one at the... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah Guard unit returns from Afghan deploymentUtah National Guard Capt. Jeffery Wright greets his girlfriend, Cat Hak, at the
Utah Guard unit returns from Afghan deployment
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
Utah National Guard Capt. Jeffery Wright greets his girlfriend, Cat Hak, at the Salt Lake City International Airport on Friday. Wright and other members of the Guard's 19th Special Forces (Airborne) returned home after a six-month deployment in... Read more
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Deseret News
Lawmakers already looking at development of Utah State Prison siteSALT LAKE CITY — Even though the Utah State Prison won't be relocated until aft
Lawmakers already looking at development of Utah State Prison site
Deseret News / Posted 4 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Even though the Utah State Prison won't be relocated until after a new facility expected to be completed by mid-2020 is ready, legislation was introduced Tuesday related to developing the current site in Draper. "My guess is we’re... Read more
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Deseret News
Biskupski retains Salt Lake City airport directorSALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake City Mayor Jackie Biskupski announced Tuesday that a
Biskupski retains Salt Lake City airport director
Deseret News / Posted 4 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake City Mayor Jackie Biskupski announced Tuesday that a fourth city department director will be keeping her job: Maureen Riley, executive director of the Department of Airports. "We are at a critical time for Salt Lake City... Read more
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The Columbian
Downtown Salt Lake City livelyDowntown Salt Lake City is livelier than it used to be. City Creek Center, a 2
Downtown Salt Lake City lively
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
Downtown Salt Lake City is livelier than it used to be. City Creek Center, a 23-acre mall-and-housing redevelopment project (retractable roof, trout pond, completed in 2013) is a big part of that, as is the Greenbike sharing program, also begun in... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Provisions: Stuff for travel and recreationA guide for what you need to buy, read or consume to enhance your recreation an
Provisions: Stuff for travel and recreation
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
A guide for what you need to buy, read or consume to enhance your recreation and travel experience SmartTravel Portable Footrest Flight Carry-on Foot Rest Dude next to me on a recent flight whipped out one of these pouchlike foot rests that he... Read more
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Reuters
Delta CEO-designate: Zika has not impacted flight bookingsDelta planes line up at their gates while on the tarmac of Salt Lake City Inter
Delta CEO-designate: Zika has not impacted flight bookings
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
Delta planes line up at their gates while on the tarmac of Salt Lake City International Airport in Utah in this September 28, 2013 file photo. The rapidly spreading Zika virus has not impacted bookings on Delta Air Lines Inc (DAL.N) to Latin America... Read more
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Reuters
Delta Air Lines CEO to retire; president named as successorDelta planes line up at their gates while on the tarmac of Salt Lake City Inter
Delta Air Lines CEO to retire; president named as successor
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
Delta planes line up at their gates while on the tarmac of Salt Lake City International Airport in Utah September 28, 2013. Delta Chief Executive Richard Anderson attends an interview in New York May 22, 2013. Delta Air Lines Inc (DAL.N) on... Read more
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Island Packet
Delta pilot grounds flight after crew fights with ‘flying fists’A Delta Air Lines plane was grounded last month after two flight attendants onb
Delta pilot grounds flight after crew fights with ‘flying fists’
Island Packet / Posted 12 days ago
A Delta Air Lines plane was grounded last month after two flight attendants onboard the Los Angeles-to-Minneapolis flight got into a fist fight at 37,000 feet. The Jan. 22 altercation began when the flight attendants got into a disagreement about... Read more
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The News & Observer
Delta pilot grounds flight after crew fights with ‘flying fists’ | News & Observer February 1, 2016 3:44 PM A third woman trying to break u
Delta pilot grounds flight after crew fights with ‘flying fists’
The News & Observer / Posted 12 days ago
| News & Observer February 1, 2016 3:44 PM A third woman trying to break up the fight between flight attendants was... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Delta Airlines flight forced to divert after two air hostesses exchange punches at 37,000 feetA Delta Airlines aircraft. A flight from Los Angeles to Minneapolis was diverte
Delta Airlines flight forced to divert after two air hostesses exchange punches at 37,000 feet
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
A Delta Airlines aircraft. A flight from Los Angeles to Minneapolis was diverted after an argument about work issues escalated into a fist fight. Photo / Getty Images A Delta Air Lines plane was grounded last month after two flight attendants... Read more
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Deseret News
Bill to ban airport smoking soars through Senate committeeSALT LAKE CITY — A bill that would shut down the smoking rooms at the Salt Lake
Bill to ban airport smoking soars through Senate committee
Deseret News / Posted 14 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — A bill that would shut down the smoking rooms at the Salt Lake City International Airport sailed smoothly through a Senate committee Friday. The Senate Health and Human Services Committee voted unanimously to advance SB61 to the... Read more
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Deseret News
Jay Evensen: On Second Thought: End fighting over public lands in the stateA lighthearted look at news of the day: Utah Reps. Rob Bishop and Jason Chaffe
Jay Evensen: On Second Thought: End fighting over public lands in the state
Deseret News / Posted 19 days ago
A lighthearted look at news of the day: Utah Reps. Rob Bishop and Jason Chaffetz unveiled a compromise plan last week to end all the fighting over public lands in the state. The compromise is this: The congressmen get to propose what they want,... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. airlines rethink hedges as oil plungesDelta planes line up at their gates while on the tarmac of Salt Lake City Inter
U.S. airlines rethink hedges as oil plunges
Reuters / Posted 20 days ago
Delta planes line up at their gates while on the tarmac of Salt Lake City International Airport in Utah September 28, 2013. Picture taken September 28, 2013. A passenger looks at a United Airlines airplane, painted with its new corporate logo, at a... Read more
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Deseret News
Uber Chopper flights groundedPARK CITY — Utah's short-lived, high-flying taxi service for the rich and famou
Uber Chopper flights grounded
Deseret News / Posted 21 days ago
PARK CITY — Utah's short-lived, high-flying taxi service for the rich and famous has been grounded. Summit County and the helicopter companies that provided Uber Chopper rides from the Salt Lake Valley to Sundance Film Festival events in Park City... Read more
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Deseret News
Sundance helicopter rides to continue despite legal challengePARK CITY — Despite a police order barring helicopter rides to and from the Sun
Sundance helicopter rides to continue despite legal challenge
Deseret News / Posted 21 days ago
PARK CITY — Despite a police order barring helicopter rides to and from the Sundance Film Festival, Uber plans to continue its service, a company spokesman said Friday night. The Summit County Sheriff's Office issued a cease and desist order Friday... Read more
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Deseret News
Salt Lake City leaders seeking Legislature's help in addressing air quality, homelessnessSALT LAKE CITY — Utah's capital city, a blue dot in a sea of red, isn't taking
Salt Lake City leaders seeking Legislature's help in addressing air quality, homelessness
Deseret News / Posted 22 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Utah's capital city, a blue dot in a sea of red, isn't taking a very conservative approach to the 2016 Legislature. First-year Mayor Jackie Biskupski and the Salt Lake City Council are asking state lawmakers to help address two of... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Downtown Salt Lake City is a place to play after hitting the slopesDowntown Salt Lake City is livelier than it used to be. City Creek Center, a 23
Downtown Salt Lake City is a place to play after hitting the slopes
Los Angeles Times / Posted 23 days ago
Downtown Salt Lake City is livelier than it used to be. City Creek Center, a 23-acre mall-and-housing redevelopment project (retractable roof, trout pond, completed in 2013) is a big part of that, as is the Greenbike sharing program, also begun in... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
'Uber for helicopters' startup Blade wants to be your private chauffeur during Sundance Film FestivalJust in time for Sundance Film Festival, Blade, the "Uber for helicopters" star
'Uber for helicopters' startup Blade wants to be your private chauffeur during Sundance Film Festival
Stamford Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
Just in time for Sundance Film Festival, Blade, the "Uber for helicopters" startup, is offering a special service for its customers. The startup, which raised $6 million at a $25 million valuation this summer, will fly users between Salt Lake City's... Read more
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Connecticut Post
'Uber for helicopters' startup Blade wants to be your private chauffeur during Sundance Film FestivalJust in time for Sundance Film Festival, Blade, the "Uber for helicopters" star
'Uber for helicopters' startup Blade wants to be your private chauffeur during Sundance Film Festival
Connecticut Post / Posted 24 days ago
Just in time for Sundance Film Festival, Blade, the "Uber for helicopters" startup, is offering a special service for its customers. The startup, which raised $6 million at a $25 million valuation this summer, will fly users between Salt Lake City's... Read more
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Daily Mail
Real estate company owner and wife killed in a plane crashOwner of prominent commercial real estate company and his jewelry designer wife
Real estate company owner and wife killed in a plane crash
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
Owner of prominent commercial real estate company and his jewelry designer wife killed after their plane bursts into flames mid air and plummets to the ground Donald Baker, 59, and Dawn Hunter, 55 were identified as the dead couple They were killed... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
New bill seeks to outlaw smoking in Salt Lake City airport - SALT LAKE CITY ( — A Utah senator plans to introduce a bill in the upcoming legislative session that would outlaw smoking lounges in the Salt Lake City airport. Sen. Evan Vickers a Re...Sen. Evan Vickers, a Republican from Cedar City who is also a pharmacist, said
New bill seeks to outlaw smoking in Salt Lake City airport - SALT LAKE CITY ( — A Utah senator plans to introduce a bill in the upcoming legislative session that would outlaw smoking lounges in the Salt Lake City airport. Sen. Evan Vickers a Re...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 26 days ago
Sen. Evan Vickers, a Republican from Cedar City who is also a pharmacist, said he often smells smoke in the airport. The lounges "seem not to work as well as they like," Vickers told The Salt Lake Tribune (http://bit.ly/1P4t4CE). The Salt Lake City... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Upcoming legislative bill aims to outlaw smoking in the Salt Lake City airportAs reported on the Las Vegas Sun, a bill is in the works that would outlaw smok
Upcoming legislative bill aims to outlaw smoking in the Salt Lake City airport
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 26 days ago
As reported on the Las Vegas Sun, a bill is in the works that would outlaw smoking lounges at the Salt Lake City airport. The bill is being brought forth by Sen. Evan Vickers, a Republican from Cedar City who is also a pharmacist, who said that he... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
New bill seeks to outlaw smoking in Salt Lake City airportSALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A Utah senator plans to introduce a bill in the upcoming
New bill seeks to outlaw smoking in Salt Lake City airport
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) � A Utah senator plans to introduce a bill in the upcoming legislative session that would outlaw smoking lounges in the Salt Lake City airport. Sen. Evan Vickers, a Republican from Cedar City who is also a pharmacist, said he... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
New bill seeks to outlaw smoking in Salt Lake City airportA Utah senator plans to introduce a bill in the upcoming legislative session th
New bill seeks to outlaw smoking in Salt Lake City airport
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 26 days ago
A Utah senator plans to introduce a bill in the upcoming legislative session that would outlaw smoking lounges in the Salt Lake City airport. Sen. Evan Vickers, a Republican from Cedar City who is also a pharmacist, said he often smells smoke in the... Read more
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Deseret News
New bill may snuff out smoking rooms at Salt Lake airportSALT LAKE CITY — A new law being proposed in the 2016 Utah legislative session
New bill may snuff out smoking rooms at Salt Lake airport
Deseret News / Posted 28 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — A new law being proposed in the 2016 Utah legislative session could shut down the smoking rooms at the Salt Lake City International Airport. Sen. Evan Vickers, R-Cedar City, is sponsoring SB61, a bill that would ban smoking in the... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Pilot dead in accident near Meeker A plane that crashed in remote Rio Blanco County late Thursday afternoon, kil
Pilot dead in accident near Meeker
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
A plane that crashed in remote Rio Blanco County late Thursday afternoon, killing the pilot, is likely owned by a Colorado man previously connected to allegations that he flew more than 42 pounds of marijuana from... Read more

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