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Man who refused to wear mask on flight fined $10,500

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A man who refused to wear a mask on an Allegiant flight departing from Utah has been fined $10,500.The...

Wildlife, air quality at risk as Great Salt Lake nears low

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The silvery blue waters of the Great Salt Lake sprawl across the Utah desert, having covered an area nearly the size of Delaware for much of history. For years, though, the largest natural lake west of the Mississippi River has been shrinking. And a drought gripping the American West could make this year the worst yet.

Tribes say voting access hurt by US Supreme Court ruling

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Voters in Apache County had to cast ballots at the polling location they were assigned. People registered in Navajo County could vote anywhere in the county. Coconino County used a hybrid model.The Navajo Nation has long argued the approach is inconsistent and confusing, leading to ballots being rejected and tribal members being denied the same opportunity to vote as others in Arizona.

Boy Scouts bankruptcy plans anger some, welcomed by others

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An $850 million agreement by the Boy Scouts of America to compensate sex-abuse victims prompted outrage on July 2 from some survivors and their advocates, while others were encouraged and saw it as the best outcome that could be achieved under the circumstances.

Fewer working-age people may slow economy. Will it lift pay?

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As America's job market rebounds this summer and the need for workers intensifies, employers won't likely have a chance to relax anytime soon. Worker shortages will likely persist for years after the fast-reopening economy shakes off its growing pains.

Jets rookie QB Wilson ‘relentless’ in quest to learn offense

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Zach Wilson has spent his first month in the NFL soaking up as much of the New York Jets' playbook as he can and bonding with his new teammates.The rookie quarterback's toughest opponent since being drafted No. 2 overall out of BYU so far? The mean streets of New Jersey.