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23-year-old murder case solved with help of LEGO bricks

Jerry Johnson remembers heading home from Cedar City more than 23 years ago on Feb. 1, 1991, when he heard his mother's address announced on the radio.

Former Presidents Clinton and Bush to launch new initiative

Former Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush are going to join forces for a new initiative aimed at helping to give leaders better skills to solve problems.

Amid slaughter of a people, a boy finds hope in America

 Azwan Elias arrived in America this summer filled with excitement and eagerness to learn.

How companies shrink their taxes by leaving U.S.

 Burger King says its merger with Canadian donut-and-coffee chain Tim Hortons is about growth, not tax rates.

Slow Comcast speeds were costing Netflix customers

 Why did Netflix pay Comcast to stream its videos faster? Because Netflix was losing customers.

Is bigger really better for Apple?

 After ceding the smartphone and tablet size war to competitors like Samsung for the past few years, it appears Apple had finally decided that big

Refuge for America's mustangs, deluxe sanctuary for vacationers

 There is, perhaps, no greater living symbol of the untamed, pioneer spirit of the American West than the wild mustang.

Google reveals secret drone delivery tests

 Amazon is trying it. UPS has considered it. Ice fishermen in Minnesota used it to get beer. Yelp created one just for burritos.

Can levitating appliances take off?

 Ger Jansen is puzzling about how to fit a windshield.

Marathon du Medoc: Running France's long-distance drinking race

 I'd already run about half the marathon when the next refreshment table came into view.