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Greg Hardy

Greg Hardy Loses Fan Vote in Bid to Join Indoor Football League Team

Given his extremely checkered past, it should come as no surprise that Greg Hardy’s future would eventually end up getting judged by a group of citizens. Though, I think most assumed that judgment from the citizenry would come in the form of a jury in a courtroom.


War on Cops: Riot in Salt Lake City

Dozens of police officers in riot gear faced off against an angry crowd of black people in downtown Salt Lake City late Saturday night, after police shot a black teenager who was attacking a man with a broomstick near a homeless shelter.

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Hanukkah Menorah Stolen And Vandalized From Salt Lake City Synagogue

A menorah was stolen and vandalized from a synagogue in Salt Lake City, Utah, on Saturday, the night before the Jewish festival of Hanukkah. The menorah was pilfered from the local Chabad Lubavitch Jewish synagogue and then resurfaced damaged and

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Sex Offender Passes Through TSA Security

On November 5, a man registered as a sex offender was caught after he passed through a TSA checkpoint using a woman’s boarding pass that she misplaced.

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Non-Churchgoing Mormons Slam Church for Its Policy on Gay Parents

A Saturday rally in Salt Lake City featured Mormons who don’t attend church hectoring the Mormon Church about its new policy, issued on November 5, that bans baptisms for children of gay parents until the kids turn 18 and repudiate same-sex relationships.

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Study: Silicon Valley Could End Homelessness For Free

A new economic analysis finds that Santa Clara Country could completely end its homeless problem at zero net cost by providing public housing for every single person living on the street. The study, from the Knowledge for Greater Good Economic


One Sex Offender Illegal Alien Caught After Another Alleged Offender Legalized

Early Friday morning, Border Patrol agents arrested a man as he attempted to illegally force his way into the United States over the southern border near the Calexico Port of Entry. Upon a records search, it was discovered that he was convicted of sex offenses in Utah and is a citizen of Mexico.

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Utah Girl Scouts Troop Hopes to Attract Transgender Recruits

The Girl Scouts are concerned about falling membership and a declining number of adult volunteers, so a Girl Scout staffer in Salt Lake City cooked up the idea to start a troop headquartered in the area’s “gay pride center.”