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Man suspected of starting pharmacy fire during Baltimore riots is arrested

(Reuters) - A man suspected of torching a CVS Health Corp pharmacy in Baltimore that became a symbol of the April rioting in the city was arrested on Wednesday, authorities said.

NYC St. Patrick's Parade to target LGBT community with new leaders

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Leaders of the New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade named two new leaders in a move aimed at including more gay and lesbian groups, which until this year had been barred from taking part.

Colorado movie gunman researched psychosis, military tactics online

DENVER (Reuters) - Colorado movie massacre gunman James Holmes researched hallucinations and mental illness in the weeks ahead of the rampage that killed 12 people, as well as bomb-making and terrorism manuals, jurors at his murder trial heard on Wednesday.

Detroit judge releases dying drug courier, 91, from prison early

(Reuters) - A 91-year-old man sentenced in Detroit to three years in federal prison after admitting to being a drug mule has been released early because he is dying, according to U.S. District Court records unsealed on Wednesday.

In America's South, black church fires fan racial fears

(Reuters) - Some were deliberately lit. Others were caused by an electrical fault or lightning. But regardless of the origins, a spike in fires at black churches is fraying nerves at a time of heightened racial tensions across the United States.

Attorneys seek to challenge California's new school vaccination law

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) - Opponents of California's new law tightening school vaccination rules said on Wednesday they had put together a team of attorneys to challenge the measure, which was prompted by a measles outbreak at Disneyland that sickened more than 100 people.

Obama pushes state Medicaid expansion in healthcare hub Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Reuters) - Fresh from another Supreme Court validation of his landmark healthcare law, President Barack Obama visited healthcare hub Nashville, Tennessee on Wednesday to push state governments to expand the Medicaid health program for the poor.

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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

How Greece Got Into This Debt Crisis Mess

The reasons for Greece's economic crisis have a long history with many contributing factors, including the highest pension spending in the European Union.

How Greeks Are Dealing With the Economic Meltdown

On the brink of a major default on its loans before a deadline tomorrow, Greece shut down its banks and created financial chaos among its citizens.

In Roth Versus Traditional IRAs, Timing Is Everything

This is a tale of two types of individual retirement accounts: Traditional IRAs and Roth IRAs.

US Sues to Block GE Appliance Business Sale to Electrolux

US Justice Department sues to block sale of GE's appliance business to Electrolux

CEOs of Mortgage Giants Fannie and Freddie Get Big Raises

CEOs of government-backed mortgage giants Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac get raises to $4M in salary

3,000 Baby Floats Recalled Because They Can Deflate

The seams on the floats can leak air.

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File Is Said to Confirm N.S.A. Spied on Merkel

Communications between the German chancellor and her aides, purportedly intercepted by spies, were released Wednesday by the anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks.

A Bankrupt Greece Is Struggling to Stay Afloat

Any new bailout deal between the country and its creditors is likely to include harsher austerity measures based on an increasingly grim economic outlook, analysts said.

Iran Nuclear Talks Could Stall Over Access to Scientists and Sites

Negotiators differ on whether to force Iran to reveal any suspected work on nuclear weapons, and to grant unfettered access to more sites.

Malcolm Smith, Ex-New York Senate Majority Leader, Is Sentenced to 7 Years in Bribery Case

Mr. Smith, a Democrat, was convicted of agreeing to the bribery of Republican Party leaders to let him run for mayor of New York City on their party line in 2013.

Ex-Nazi Admits Guilt but Offers No Apology in Trial in Germany

Oskar Gröning, 94, said he could “only ask forgiveness from the Lord” at his trial over his role at the Auschwitz-Birkenau camp.

First Draft: Obama and Jeb Bush Agree: Peas Out (of Guacamole)

President Obama and Jeb Bush have found something they agree on: peas in guacamole are a no-no.

Unknown Thomas Cole Paintings Found at His Home

An expert looked beneath a coat of red paint at the Cole homestead, and found a decorative pattern that the artist had painted.

Your Evening Briefing

Our nightly rundown will get you caught up on the day’s big stories.

Unbuttoned: Reimagining Donna Karan

The influence of the women’s wear designer Donna Karan, who has left her job as chief designer at her company, goes far beyond the runway.

Lightning Believed Cause of Fire at a Black Church

The F.B.I.’s initial assessment is that there was no sign of arson and that lightning was probably to blame for a fire at a church in Greeleyville, S.C., a law enforcement official said.

Country Music Finds a Home Far From Home, in Kenya

A very American genre has taken root in East Africa, with homegrown performers who idolize artists like Kenny Rogers, Dolly Parton and Don Williams.

Announcing Cuba Embassy Deal, Obama Declares ‘New Chapter’

President Obama declared Wednesday that the two nations were ready to reopen embassies in each other’s capitals and to start a “new chapter” of engagement.

Airlines Under Justice Dept. Investigation Over Possible Collusion

The inquiry, which appears to be in its early stages, is a marked shift for a Justice Department that in November 2013 cleared the way for the merger of American Airlines and US Airways.

Hillary Clinton, Loudly and Proudly, Taps Into a Vein of Support Among Gay Voters

Mrs. Clinton, who does not have the most cutting-edge record on gay rights, is making up for it now with a slew of events, including a fund-raiser in Provincetown, Mass.

Egyptian Militants Linked to ISIS Launch Attack in Northern Sinai

The attack on Sheikh Zuwaid was the most audacious and deadliest yet, and underscored the Sisi government’s inability to contain a growing insurgency.

Tsipras Budges on Greece’s Debt, but Meets a Cool Response

In a letter to the country’s creditors, the Greek prime minister said Athens was “prepared to accept” a deal with some modifications on contentious points like pension cuts and tax increases.

Amid Greek Debt Crisis, Pensioners Line Up for Cash

At one Athens bank Wednesday, people waited hours to get just a portion of their July pension money. Many wondered how they would pay bills.

Common Sense: Exxon Lumbers Along to Catch Up With Gay Rights

After decades of resistance, the oil behemoth is taking carefully considered steps to support gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender employees.

First Draft: Hillary Clinton Raises $45 Million for Nominating Fight

Hillary Clinton’s campaign expects to have raised more than $45 million since starting her campaign in April, according to a campaign spokeswoman.

Nicholas Winton Is Dead at 106; Saved Children from the Holocaust

A London stockbroker in 1938, he rescued 669 youngsters from Czechoslovakia but then said nothing about his deeds for 50 years.

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