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Utah Valley U. Under Federal Title IX Investigation

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 10:30am 8/22/2017 at 10:30am
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The federal government has placed Utah Valley University under an investigation for possibly violating Title IX.

From The Daily Herald:

“The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has notified UVU of a complaint against the university. UVU just received notice of the complaint and is reviewing it,” UVU Spokesman Stephen Whyte said in an...

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Race Tightens for Chaffetz’s House Seat a Day Before Primary

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 14, 2017 at 4:00pm 8/14/2017 at 4:00pm

Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) shocked the country last year when he said he planned to step down from his seat. Now those in his GOP-dominated district will hit the polls on Tuesday to determine the GOP candidate for the special election, who will probably have no problem...

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Utah: Quiznos Employee Thwarts an Armed Robbery With Her Gun

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 25, 2017 at 4:30pm 6/25/2017 at 4:30pm
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A Quiznos employee thwarted an armed robbery by firing warning shots with her firearm.  She wounded one of the suspects, and the other two fled the scene.

The Daily Wire reports:

A Quiznos employee in Salt Lake City, UT thwarted an armed robbery on Tuesday with her use of a firearm.

Three people —...

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Interior Secretary’s Plan to Reconfigure National Monument in Utah Sparks Outrage

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at 1:00pm 6/13/2017 at 1:00pm
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Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has announced that he would like to shrink the Bears Ears National Monument in Utah. From CBS News:

In a release following the call, Zinke said, “Designating a monument that – including state land – encompasses almost 1.5 million-acres where multiple-use management is hindered or prohibited is not...

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Rep. Chaffetz Leaving Before the End of His Congressional Term?

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 5:30pm 4/20/2017 at 5:30pm

Wednesday, House Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) make public plans to forgo reelection in 2018, an announcement that shocked most Hill watchers.

Now, Rep. Chaffetz says he might not even finish his current term. “I will continue to weigh the options, but I might depart early,” Chaffetz said Thursday during a...

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