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Public lands to be managed by state? Utah officials say it’s unlikely for now

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Approximately 63 percent of Utah's public lands is managed by the federal government, according to the latest drafting of the state's resource management plan. But could the oversight for Utah's public lands, along with the revenue they generate, ever be handed over to the state?

Economist: Kansas City Royals' economic impact claims for new $2B stadium complex 'not credible'

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When the Kansas City Royals publicly addressed their desire to have a new $2 billion ballpark complex built with a stadium district surrounding it, team CEO John Sherman's note included numbers on the potential impact on the local economy.