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Sandy • The city council decided Tuesday to sidetrack, for now, a rezoning proposal that would allow a controversial townhome project on surplus Utah Transit Authority land. After three hours …

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  • Slovenian soldiers erect a razor-wired fence on the Croatian border in Gibina, Slovenia, Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015. Slovenia has started erecting a barbed-wire fence on the border with Croatia to prevent uncontrolled entry of migrants into the already overwhelmed alpine state. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)  EU presses African nations to accept migrants back
    Valletta, Malta • The European Union pressed African leaders on Wednesday to take back thousands of people who do not qualify for asylum, holding talk...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 12:18 pm   |     |   Share
  • In this Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015 photo, Pope Francis talks ahead of his lunch at a soup kitchen in Florence, Italy. During his pastoral trip to Florence, Francis chose to eat lunch not with the Tuscan church hierarchy but rather with Florence's poor. He lined up with a few dozen people at a Caritas soup kitchen, getting a registration card like everyone else and tucking into a typical Florentine ribollita bean soup served on plastic plates with plastic utensils. (L'Osservatore Romano/Pool Photo via AP) Pope Francis: Put away technology, enjoy family dinners
    Vatican City • Pope Francis on Wednesday urged Catholics to continue the tradition of a family meal, setting aside smartphones and switching off telev...
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  • Utah Jazz forward Gordon Hayward, left, drives for a shot past Denver Nuggets forward Danilo Gallinari, center, as Jazz center Rudy Gobert watches during the second half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015, in Denver. Utah won 96-84. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski) Utah Jazz notes: Jazz look for consistency for remainder of road trip
    Cleveland • The Jazz are preaching consistency following Tuesday’s difficult-to-take loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers. Against one of the best teams in...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 12:00 pm   |     |   Share
    Utah Ethical Leadership Awards winners announced at David Eccles School of Business
    The Utah Ethical Leadership Awards recognize leadership in Utah businesses, non-profit organizations and government entities that embody best practice...
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    Whatever happened to ... Bill and Nada's Cafe's time-warped decor, greasy fare that lured customers from all walks of life
    Editor’s note • In this regular series, The Salt Lake Tribune explores the once-favorite places of Utahns, from restaurants to recreation to retail. Tears flow …
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  • Utah Jazz's Trey Lyles, center, grabs a rebound past Miami Heat's Gabriel Olaseni (34) and Shabazz Napier during the second half of an NBA summer league basketball game Saturday, July 11, 2015, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Ronda Churchill) Utah Jazz: Despite inexperience,Trey Lyles’ versatility earning him rotation minutes
    Cleveland • Through three weeks of a long season, the moments of brilliance for Trey Lyles in the NBA game have been fleeting at best. There have been...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 11:51 am   |     |   Share
    Sean Mackin, from left, Ryan Key, Josh Portman and Ryan Mendez of the band Yellowcard visit the Radio 104.5 Performance Theater on Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, in Philadelphia. (Photo by Owen Sweeney/Invision/AP) Plans for tonight: Broncho kicks
    • Rock band Yellowcard and pop-punk band New Found Glory co-headline at The Complex, 536 W. 100 South, Salt Lake City. Opening: Tigers Jaw. Show start...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 11:39 am   |     |   Share
  • Two-alarm fire reported in Midvale, man questioned by police
    Firefighters responded to a two-alarm fire house fire in Midvale late Wednesday morning that led to the arrest of a possible arson suspect. Unified Fi...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 12:53 pm   |     |   Share
    Q&A: Feeling ‘Fancy Free’ with three of Ballet West’s leading men
    Ballet West’s “Iconic Classics” honors seminal choreographers George Balanchine, Jerome Robbins and Jirí Kylián — a trinity that forever changed classical and contemporary ballet, and …
    Updated Nov 11 2015 08:46 am   |   0 Comments   |   Share
    Ballet West names Tara Simoncic as music director
    Ballet West has a new maestro, and it’s someone the Salt Lake City-based dance troupe has worked with before. Tara Simoncic has been named music direc...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 12:24 pm   |     |   Share
  • Fred Lee Utah man accused of killing ex-wife’s new husband still not competent for trial
    A Lindon man accused of killing his ex-wife’s new husband last year is still not competent to stand trial. Fred Richard Lee, 60, is charged in 4th Dis...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 11:21 am   |     |   Share
  • Storm blankets northern Utah with fresh snow
    A cold Pacific storm system had coated much of the state’s high deserts and mountains in white by late Wednesday morning. The National Weather Service...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 11:25 am   |     |   Share
    Winter market kicks off in Salt Lake City
    The unseasonably warm weather in late September and October means there will be plenty of Utah-grown produce for Thanksgiving. “The late freeze will be good …
    Updated Nov 08 2015 09:26 am   |   0 Comments   |   Share
    Utah ski resorts happy with new snow
    Utah ski resorts were celebrating good snow totals from the first major storm of the winter Tuesday and were gearing up to try to get open soon. Over ...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 11:06 am   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Oct. 22, 2015 file photo, outgoing Prime Minister Stephen Harper, right, and prime minister-designate Justin Trudeau attend a ceremonial service on Parliament Hill in Ottawa.  Although U.S. Canadian relations appeared to get off to a rocky start as soon as  Trudeau was elected prime minister last month, relations are expected to improve dramatically.  (Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT Analysis: US-Canada relations likely to improve
    Toronto • U.S.-Canadian relations appeared to get off to a rocky start as soon as Justin Trudeau was elected prime minister last month. Almost immedia...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 10:24 am   |     |   Share
  • In this Dec. 5, 2013, photo, Timothy Johnson embraces a family member after he was exonerated of a 1984 killing in Houston County in Perry, Ga. Johnson said he was frightened into pleading guilty for a murder he didn't commit after police dangled him off a bridge three decades ago, brought charges against his parents and threatened him with the death penalty. (Grant Blankenship/The Macon Telegraph via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT Georgia man acquitted after 29 years files civil rights suit
    Atlanta • A Georgia man says he was frightened into pleading guilty for a murder he didn’t commit after police dangled him off a bridge three decades ...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 10:21 am   |     |   Share
    Utah basketball: Fleet-footed Utes ring up 124-70 exhibition win
    For the first time, five seconds was missing from each shot clock. If the Runnin’ Utes play remotely at the tempo they showed Thursday night, …
    Updated Nov 05 2015 11:03 pm   |   0 Comments   |   Share
  • Portugal eyes experiment with anti-austerity policies
    Lisbon, Portugal • Portugal is facing days of political and economic uncertainty as the eurozone nation waits to hear whether the anti-austerity lawma...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 10:21 am   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 7, 2009 file photo, an Israeli flag is seen in front of the West Bank Jewish settlement of Maaleh Adumim on the outskirts of Jerusalem. The European Union on Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015 approved guidelines for its member states to specially label products made in West Bank settlements, a move that has already been criticized by Israel. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue, File) Israel suspends meetings with EU over settlement labeling
    Brussels • Israel’s deputy foreign minister says the government will suspend a series of ongoing meetings with the European Union to protest the EU’s ...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 10:18 am   |     |   Share
    The Cure on tour next spring; will play Maverik Center on June 3
    Are you sick of happy pop music? Hold on, The Cure is coming. The pioneering English rock band, fronted by Robert Smith, has announced a 22-city North...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 10:15 am   |     |   Share
  • In this Nov. 9, 2015 frame from video, Janna Basler, right, who works in the University of Missouri's office of Greek life, tells photographer Tim Tai, to Prosecutors review cases of Illinois officer who killed self
    Fox Lake, Ill. • Prosecutors in northern Illinois are contacting attorneys whose clients pleaded guilty or were convicted in cases involving a police ...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 10:15 am   |     |   Share
  • President Barack Obama speaks during the annual National Veterans Day commemoration, Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015, at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va.   (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta) Obama visits Arlington National Cemetery to honor veterans
    Washington • President Barack Obama urged the nation to keep veterans in their thoughts long after Veterans Day and ensure that they receive the care ...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 10:15 am   |     |   Share
    FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2015 file photo,  Justin Bieber arrives at the Cannes festival palace in Cannes, southeastern France. Bieber will mark a comeback on the road with a 58-city tour next year. The pop star announced his “Purpose World Tour” on Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015.(AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau) Justin Bieber bringing ‘Purpose’ tour to The Viv, April 2
    Justin Bieber will be 22 next March — and he’ll be showing he’s all grown up by going on a massive North American tour. Bieber’s “Purpose World Tour” ...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 11:05 am   |     |   Share
  • Cancer survivor Christine Ells embraces her twenty-month-old son Jameson after arriving home from work in Whitman, Mass., Monday, Nov. 9, 2015. Ells, 36, a teacher in the Boston suburb of Quincy, developed a heart rhythm problem from several drugs she was given to treat the breast cancer she was diagnosed with at age 27. Certain cancer drugs, such as Herceptin and doxorubicin, sold as Adriamycin and other brands, can hurt the heart's ability to pump, and lead to heart failure. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) Drug may help breast cancer patients avoid heart damage
    Orlando, Fla. • Many cancer treatments have a dark side — they can damage the heart. New research suggests this risk might be lowered in women with br...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 09:54 am   |     |   Share
  • This May 2014 photo provided by Elizabeth Berry shows her fire-damaged 2003 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS. Five years earlier, Berry had answered a recall notice from General Motors for a repair that was supposed to prevent engine fires. However, during the fall of 2015, Berry learned that she is one of 1,345 car owners in towns across the U.S. whose cars caught fire even after getting the repair called for in the recall. General Motors acknowledged the fix didn’t work and issued a new recall involving 1.4 million older cars, some for a second time. (Elizabeth Berry via AP) GM, government actions questioned in car fire recalls
    Detroit • Shortly after Elizabeth Berry parked her bright yellow 2003 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS on the street in front of her family’s home in May 2014...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 09:42 am   |     |   Share
    FILE - In this May 23, 2013 file photo, singer Janet Jackson arrives at amfAR Cinema Against AIDS benefit at the Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc, during the 66th international film festival, in Cap d'Antibes, southern France. Six-time Grammy Award winner and multi-platinum selling artist Janet Jackson will kick off a 32-city tour on Aug. 31 in Vancouver, Live Nation announced Monday, June 15, 2015. The first U.S. tour date is on Sept. 11 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The “Rhythm Nation” singer also announced shows Chicago, Los Angeles, and Miami. (Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP, File) Janet Jackson sets make-up date, June 29 at The Viv
    Utah fans of Janet Jackson have already waited for word on when she will reschedule her Oct. 24 concert, which she postponed for health reasons. Now t...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 09:36 am   |     |   Share
  • Red paper cups are featured on a chalkboard menu behind the counter at a Starbucks coffee shop in the Pike Place Market, Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015, in Seattle. It's as red as Santa's suit, a poinsettia blossom or a loud Christmas sweater. Yet Starbucks' minimalist new holiday coffee cup has set off complaints that the chain is making war on Christmas. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson) Besides Chipotle, foodborne illness a wide problem
    Seattle • Chipotle is preparing to reopen its restaurants in the Pacific Northwest after an E. coli outbreak sickened about 45 people, a high-profile ...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 09:21 am   |     |   Share
    (TCA photo)
Matthew McConaughey accepts the TCA Award for Outstanding Individual Performance in Drama.
The Cricket’s Daily 3: Movie sign! ‘MST3K’ may come back
    Here’s what is happening in pop culture: • A revival of “Mystery Science Theater 3000” is in the works, with the show’s founder launching a Kickstarte...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 09:36 am   |     |   Share
  • Sabah Al-Khalid Al-Sabah, Kuwait's Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, left, Christine Lagarde, the IMF's managing director, walk during the IMF chief seeks reforms in Gulf amid low oil prices
    Kuwait City • On a trip through a Gulf squeezed by low oil prices, the head of the International Monetary Fund repeatedly called on countries to cut b...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 09:03 am   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 7, 2009 file photo, an Israeli flag is seen in front of the West Bank Jewish settlement of Maaleh Adumim on the outskirts of Jerusalem. The European Union on Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015 approved guidelines for its member states to specially label products made in West Bank settlements, a move that has already been criticized by Israel. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue, File) Netanyahu slams EU plan to label settlement products
    Brussels • Relations between the European Union and Israel took a dive on Wednesday after Israel derided a decision by the 28-nation bloc to specially...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 09:00 am   |     |   Share
  • Clerical error postpones attempted rape sentencing
    Provo• A clerical error has delayed sentencing for a Springfield man who pleaded guilty to attempted rape. The Daily Herald reports 25-year-old Kelly ...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 08:39 am   |     |   Share
  • Carlsberg cuts 2,000 jobs as earnings hit by Russia, China
    Copenhagen • Danish brewer Carlsberg says it will slash 2,000 jobs, or about 15 percent of its white-collar work force, after posting a $650 million l...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 08:36 am   |     |   Share
  • A pedestrian walks in the snow along Ski Run Boulevard in South Lake Tahoe, Calif., Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015. The wet-weather system heading moving across California from the Pacific to the Sierra Nevada brought cool, wet weather to low-lying areas and snow to the mountains. (Caitlin Row/Tahoe Daily Tribune via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT                             Fast-moving system sprinkles snow on Rockies, menaces Plains
    Denver • A strong storm system dropping light snow on Denver was making travel hazardous as it headed east Wednesday morning, menacing the Plains with...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 08:36 am   |     |   Share
    10 early signs and symptoms of Alzheimer’s
    Memory loss that disrupts daily life may be a symptom of Alzheimer’s or another dementia. Alzheimer’s is a brain disease that causes a slow decline in...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 11:55 am   |     |   Share
  • Iraq allows fourth mobile telecom service provider
    Baghdad • Iraq is to allow a fourth mobile service provider to operate in the country and has invited interested companies to submit documents. The st...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 08:30 am   |     |   Share
  • China auto sales grow at year’s strongest rate
    Beijing • China’s auto sales accelerated to this year’s strongest growth in October after the market pulled out of a slump following a sales tax cut, ...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 08:27 am   |     |   Share
  • Egypt strengthens exchange rate against dollar
    Cairo • Egypt strengthened the official exchange rate by 0.20 pounds against the dollar on Wednesday, defying expectations of further weakening. Figur...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 08:24 am   |     |   Share
  • Israel condemns EU plan to label settlement goods
    Brussels • Israel has condemned the European Union’s decision to specially label products made in West Bank settlements. In a statement Wednesday, the...
    Updated Nov 11 2015 08:56 am   |     |   Share