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National & World Utah's concealed carry permits popular around US Utah's concealed carry permits popular around US
Tens of thousands of gun owners from around the country are taking advantage of Utah's concealed firearm permits each year - often taking a required class given by instructors licensed by Utah but who live in other states.
National & World Israel troops demolish Palestinian attacker's home Israel troops demolish Palestinian attacker's home
The east Jerusalem home of a Palestinian who carried out a deadly attack last month was demolished Wednesday, hours after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu promised strict security measures in the wake of a grisly synagogue assault.
National & World Mexican boy has massive tumor removed in US Mexican boy has massive tumor removed in US
An 11-year-old Mexican boy who had been suffering from a massive tumor and drew international attention after U.S. officials helped him get treatment in New Mexico had the growth removed after a long surgery, a church said Tuesday.
National & World Senate rejects Keystone pipeline -- but GOP vows replay Senate rejects Keystone pipeline -- but GOP vows replay
In a combustible blend of oil and politics, the Democratic-controlled Senate rejected legislation Tuesday night aimed at forcing completion of the Keystone XL Pipeline. Republicans vowed to resurrect the controversial issue swiftly after taking two-house control of Congress in January.
National & World Study will test survivors' blood to treat Ebola
A coalition of companies and aid groups announced plans Tuesday to test experimental drugs and collect blood plasma from Ebola survivors to treat new victims of the disease in West Africa.