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Baltimore judge: Charges against police in Gray case can go forward

BALTIMORE (Reuters) - A judge on Wednesday rejected defense motions to drop charges against six Baltimore police officers charged in the death of a black man from an injury in custody, clearing the way for scheduled trial next month.

Washington state sues U.S. over toxic vapors at nuclear waste site

SEATTLE (Reuters) - The U.S. government has failed to adequately safeguard crews involved in the decades-long cleanup of the Hanford Nuclear Reservation in Washington state, leaving workers sickened by exposure to toxic vapors, the state alleged in a lawsuit filed on Wednesday.

Backlogged rape kits in Detroit head for further investigation

DETROIT (Reuters) - Most of the 11,000 rape-evidence kits left languishing in a Detroit warehouse have been analyzed since they turned up several years ago, with DNA matches leading to further investigation in 35 states, Michigan's governor said on Wednesday.

Kentucky clerk files injunction on same-sex marriage licenses

MOREHEAD, Ky. (Reuters) - Lawyers representing a county clerk in Kentucky who has refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses in defiance of a court order filed an emergency motion on Wednesday asking for an injunction to temporarily block the order while she appeals.

Man charged in connection to 1994 theft of O.J. Simpson's Heisman Trophy

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A man found in possession of O.J. Simpson's Heisman Trophy, which disappeared from the University of Southern California in 1994, has been charged with receiving stolen property, Los Angeles prosecutors said on Wednesday.

Manhunt widens for suspects in Illinois policeman's death

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Hundreds of police on Wednesday widened the search for three suspects in the fatal shooting of a 30-year veteran policeman in northern Illinois amid the closure of local schools and preparations for a vigil for the slain officer.

Body of missing hiker found in Yosemite National Park

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The body of a hiker who went missing in Yosemite National Park three weeks ago has been found, a park spokeswoman said on Wednesday.

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Salt Lake Tribune - Nation / World

Morgan County owners envision resort on sage grouse turf

Russian ruble drops to historic low amid sanctions

Utah teen accused in deputy’s death gets February trial date

Multi-city chase ends with drug arrest in West Valley

Review: Slash’s ‘World on Fire’ at its best as a slow burn

Lowry: Congress should vote on action against ISIS

Hunt: Why Obama needs congressional authority to wage war

Review: Barbra Streisand’s timeless ‘Partners’ soars

Saletan: What kids really learn when their parents hit them

Waldman: View on Islamic State don’t follow party lines

Two polls, two different takes on Healthy Utah plan

Mall mashup: Washington Prime to buy Glimcher

PG&E officials removed for improper contacts

World Bank: Palestinian economy to shrink in 2014

China rig finds gas after Vietnam sea standoff

Trump Plaza is fourth Atlantic City casino to close

California issues test permits for self-driving cars

Salt Lake City Council to weigh mandatory rape-kit testing

Evidence disputed in Saratoga Springs shooting

Oligarch buys Russia’s most popular social media

Ice-cold, high-point beer a new niche for Utah brewery stores

Eccles Organ Festival kicks off series

Utah Opera brings Orpheus into 21st century

NOVA offers preview of upcoming chamber music series

Ann Cannon: Gray hair, don’t care!

Salt Lake County health inspectors shut down Midvale taco cart

Q&A: Chastain and McAvoy talk about ‘Eleanor Rigby’ film

Forward-thinking U2 innovating while entertaining

Revamped ‘View’ begins its daytime TV run

’Queen Latifah’ promises a ‘juicy’ second daytime TV season

DVD review: Just go with the ‘Sleepy Hollow’ flow

Ogden youth ballet company makes Salt Lake premiere with Japanese folktale

Utah author James Dashner gets Hollywood treatment with ‘The Maze Runner’

Miss America: More to worry about than red cup

Salt Lake City’s Pioneer Park due for face-lift

Utah forecast: Late-summer heat wave to break after midweek

Kirby: Don’t put off today what you’ll hate doing next spring

Child safety: Check your car seat expiration date

Utah County deputies nab 6, expect more arrests in kidnapping

One dead in central Utah coal mine accident

Utah Supreme Court to hear Draper election dispute

Robinson: Hillary Clinton needs to tell us her vision

Bride would like to honor both fathers

College football: Virginia tries to maintain edge for BYU

Logan man shot by officers in hospital sentenced

Committee chooses superintendent finalists, names still secret

Rich County man shoots, kills brother in hunting accident

BYU football: Cougars taking Virginia “more seriously” after big upset

Kurdish fighters seize villages from Islamic State fighters

House Republicans move ahead on training and arming Syrian rebels

U.S. says it’s open to talks with Iran on Islamic State

In Utah contests, Mia Love leads out with TV ads

Mormons’ close-knit nature, values drive them to GOP

Ex-LDS presiding bishop is favorite to head UTA board

Ukrainian president offers rebels big concessions to end uprising

700 feared dead in two boat wrecks in one week on Mediterranean

Study: Leaky pipes and seals, not fracking, tainted water

Utah poll troubling for Democrats, third-party candidates

For saving comrades, two Vietnam vets awarded Medals of Honor

Value of car seats touted at The Road Home

Indiana police: Former Utah man mutilated girlfriend’s body

Safety agency investigates Ford Fiesta latches

Apple: U2 album accessed by 33 million users

New York’s AG tries to stop drug termination

Missing Paradise man found dead in Cache County canyon

Arizona dog food plant surveyed after explosion

Martin MacNeill to serve up to 15 years for sexual abuse

PETA project invites University of Utah students to be chicken

Back to school — even in Texas immigration prison

Corps halts review of Oregon coal export terminal

BP Alaska plans layoffs following Hilcorp sale

PG&E fires three for talking with regulators

Letter: Bus driver has seen it all from bikers

Letter: UTOPIA, Comcast are different animals

Letter: We experience God, even if you don’t

Letter: Science and spirituality can and do co-exist

Letter: Utah’s class sizes do indeed matter

Letter: Thanks, Ute Tribe, for letting us be Utes, too

Letter: Pipe Great Lakes water to western U.S.

Editorial: Utah should consider easing sentences on sex offenders.

Here are five things that will make travel quicker, safer for cars, bikes, walkers

U.K. TV series take root in Acorn streaming service

United offers up to $100,000 if workers leave

Kragthorpe: Brandon Doman moves on, from BYU to little league

Utah football: Utes want to play villian in road trip to Michigan (video)

Police: Protocol followed in detention of actress

Newborn dies after mother killed by stray bullet

Judge sees confession tape in ‘79 missing boy case

Strict dress code nets detentions at NY school

Utah police remove Facebook post about shooting of black man

Utah football: Utes lose Jason Whittingham for about two months

Oklahoma trooper jailed on sex assault complaints

No lights? Arrested Utah bicyclist had more than that to worry about

Utah state agencies big users of military weapons

Utah Grizzlies sign young players Wojtala, Kapalka

Utah State football: Keeton still sidelined, Garretson will start

Speculation swirls over Fed language on rate hike

Regulators weighing wireless connecting standards

India spurs gold rebound from eight-month low

Yakima Valley hops growers face worker shortage

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ABC News - Business

US Stocks Rebound in Volatile Start to September Trading

After the opening bell, U.S. stocks had a partial comeback with global concerns.

Finally! McDonald's Announces National Launch of All-Day Breakfast

Customers can enjoy hotcakes and McMuffins at night, starting in the fall.

Don???t Lease, But If You Do, Negotiate

Here's one simple way you can cut costs when you lease a car, if you have to.

Fed Report Shows Autos and Housing Fueling US Growth

Fed survey: Housing boosting growth around country, but China worries weigh on manufacturers

US Markets Rebound a Day After Big Plunge

US stocks rebound a day after plunging on fears about slowing growth in China

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Before the Pope’s Visit, a 180-Foot-Tall Francis Arrives in Midtown

Van Hecht-Nielsen and a team of three painters are creating possibly the largest hand-painted mural of Francis ever done, a project commissioned by the Diocese of Brooklyn.

San Quentin Prison Scrambles After Outbreak of Legionnaires’ Disease

California corrections officials face problems trying to manage an outbreak of a disease at a prison where the plumbing system has been shut down.

Virgin Eyes: Just a Book? No, More Like a Trusty Companion

“Mystery Train” may be the best book ever written about rock music. Which isn’t far from saying it may be the best book ever written about being alive.

Backpack Makers Rethink a Student Staple

As the need to carry textbooks becomes less important, the backpack is being redesigned for electronics and the everyday needs of living on the go.

Kentucky Clerk Turns Away Another Gay Couple Seeking Marriage License

Kim Davis, the Rowan County clerk, sent away a couple a day before a hearing to determine whether she should be held in contempt of court.

Your Wednesday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

Feature: Between Iraq and a Hawk Base

G.O.P. presidential candidates struggle to craft a foreign policy that can please the gung-ho and win in 2016 — without overpromising military force.

Prison Directors Group Calls for Limiting Solitary Confinement

The Association of State Correctional Administrators said in a statement Wednesday that the policy of keeping inmates in solitary confinement needed to be limited or ended.

Judge Refuses to Dismiss Charges in Freddie Gray Case

The judge ruled as demonstrators gathered for the first hearing in the prosecution of six Baltimore police officers accused in the young man’s death.

Obama Clinches Vote to Secure Iran Nuclear Deal

Senator Barbara Mikulski of Maryland on Wednesday announced her support of the nuclear accord, ensuring enough votes to put the deal into effect.

Wall St. Is Higher as Chinese Shares Extend Their Drop

Shares in the United States climbed on Wednesday and European shares were rising, shaking off a global rout the previous day.

Power Failure Snarls Long Island Rail Road Service

Service was suspended for more than an hour Wednesday and the Port Washington branch was shut down entirely, closing a main route to the United States Open tennis tournament in Queens.

K2, a Potent Drug, Casts a Shadow Over an East Harlem Block

A cheap form of synthetic marijuana with vicious side effects has become popular with homeless people on 125th Street, and the block between Lexington and Park Avenues appears at times to be a street of zombies.

First Draft: Today in Politics: Obama Has One Vote Left to Court on Iran Deal

President Obama may be in the wilds of Alaska, but he is on the verge of a major foreign policy victory back home: The Senate is a vote short of making it impossible for opponents to block the nuclear deal with Iran.

A Once-Sunny Jeb Bush Appears Irked in Donald Trump’s Shadow

As Mr. Trump turns the primary into a tabloid-style clash of personalities, Mr. Bush is stuck in a race that embodies what he likes least about politics.

Beijing Turns Into Ghost Town as It Gears Up for Military Parade

The parade gives President Xi Jinping a chance to dispel, if only briefly, some of the problems hounding him ahead of his first state visit to America this month.

New York Today: Hurry Up and Wait

Wednesday: New York on line, hot weather, and the city’s burgers.

Hungary Train Station Is Gripped by Chaos as Migrants Remain Stranded

As Europe’s leaders bickered over policy, thousands of migrants were stuck in Budapest, while Eurostar trains between France and Britain were disrupted.

Road to 2016: Eight Things to Watch For in Donald Trump’s Tax Plan

Sifting through the candidate’s sometimes contradictory statements for a sense of what he might actually propose.

Biden Trip to Florida Raises Speculation About Presidential Run

Everything on Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s schedule has a nonpresidential explanation, but South Florida is one of the richest grounds for raising campaign cash.

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