Union Station redevelopment may require train tracks to be moved

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Ogden City will receive $25,000 for a study on the “Ogden Railyard Master Plan,” kicking off formal work on a long-discussed transformation of the historic train depot.


Weber County commission race draws 2 more, bringing number of hopefuls to 4

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Republicans James Cout, a land surveyor, and Nealy J.R. Adams, an investigation sergeant in the Weber County Sheriff’s Office, filed papers to run for the post.


Work set to begin for 21 homes on site of former Dee Elementary

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Though the school was razed more than a year ago, Ogden officials said their final goodbyes to the old Dee Elementary Friday — and they said hello to a new subdivision that will be built in its place.


Ogden Police Department, Union Station, Roads to Independence need volunteers

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Weber Human Services is looking for people who can help Northern Utah nonprofits. For more information on volunteer opportunities or to post an opportunity for your organization, call 801-625-3777 or 801-778-6897. If you’d like to volunteer but don’t see something that interests you,...


Trump elevates simmering Mueller, McCabe grievances to boil

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is questioning the impartiality of Robert Mueller’s investigation and says the probe is groundless, while raising doubts about whether a fired top FBI official kept personal memos outlining his interactions with Trump. Trump on Sunday elevated his simmering...


AP FACT CHECK: Trump falsely says 'no crime' in Russia probe

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WASHINGTON (AP) — In blistering tweets, President Donald Trump again skews facts regarding the government investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, claiming “no crime” was uncovered and a House intelligence panel had concluded there was no collusion between his campaign and Russia....


AP Exclusive: Kushner Cos. filed false NYC housing paperwork

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NEW YORK (AP) — When the Kushner Cos. bought three apartment buildings in a gentrifying neighborhood of Queens in 2015, most of the tenants were protected by special rules that prevent developers from pushing them out, raising rents and turning a tidy profit. But that’s exactly what the company...


Utah arena adds 'sensory room' for kids with autism

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A new “sensory room” for children with autism soon will be available at Vivint Smart Home Arena, home of the Utah Jazz and site of many other major entertainment events. The Deseret News reports officials invited families with children on the autism spectrum Wednesday to get a...


Man fatally hit by multiple cars while running across I-15

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah Highway Patrol officials say a man is dead after getting out of his car in Interstate 15 in South Salt Lake and getting struck by multiple vehicles. They say the man was driving on the freeway around 1:30 a.m. Saturday when his vehicle veered into a concrete barrier on...


Facebook's recurring nightmare: Helping muddy up elections

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MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — Facebook has a problem it just can’t kick: People keep exploiting it in ways that could sway elections, and in the worst cases even undermine democracy. News reports that Facebook let the Trump-affiliated data mining firm Cambridge Analytica abscond with data from tens of...

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