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Some 15,000 people are expected to gather Friday at the remote spot in the Utah desert where the final spikes were hammered into the ground 150 years ago.
The surprise announcement reverses rules that triggered widespread condemnations from LGBTQ members and their allies.
Many parks went unstaffed, while others had skeleton crews with local governments and nonprofits contributing money and volunteers.
Ben McAdams, a Democratic mayor of Salt Lake County, defeated Love by fewer than 700 votes in a back-and-forth race that took two weeks to sort out in deep-red Utah, according to final results released Tuesday.
The gospel singing group will now be called The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square.
The Mormon church made history and injected diversity into a top leadership panel on Saturday by selecting the first-ever Latin-American apostle and the first-ever apostle of Asian ancestry.
"It sets a precedent for the review of all the monuments," said Beth Casoni, executive director of the Massachusetts Lobstermen's Association Inc.
President Barack Obama designated two national monuments Wednesday at sites in Utah and Nevada that have become key flashpoints over use of public land in the U.S. West.
The Republican stronghold of Utah is suddenly a toss-up state amid widespread rejection of Trump, with polls showing Evan McMullin closing in on the Republican nominee and Democrat Hillary Clinton.
Aversion to Donald Trump has soared in Utah.
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