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Aug. 15, 1987, photo provided by the NFL shows Los Angeles Raiders tight end Todd Christensen (46) during a preseason football game against the San Francisco 49ers in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/NFL Photos)

Former Raiders TE Todd Christensen dies at 57

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — With his penchant for poetry, Todd Christensen never fit the Raiders’ renegade mold. But that didn’t keep him from becoming one of the team’s best all-time tight ends. A five-time […]

11/13/2013

One of the twins born roadside in Utah. (AP Photo)

Twins born on side of interstate with trooper help

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Lynette Hales was nearly 100 miles from Salt Lake City on a desolate stretch of highway — surrounded by nothing but barren salt flats — when her twin unborn babies […]

06/04/2013

(AP Photo)

US soccer referee punched by player dies

MURRAY, Utah (AP) — Ricardo Portillo’s daughters had begged him to stop refereeing in a Hispanic soccer league because of the growing risk of violence from angry players. Now they’re faced with planning his funeral […]

05/05/2013