- In election fight, Utah governor retreats from Common Core Updated: May-05-16 3:29 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Republican Gov. Gary Herbert is dropping his support of Common Core education standards as he faces a re-election fight for his party's nomination.
- University of Utah faculty vote for fossil fuel divestment Updated: May-05-16 3:11 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Faculty leaders at the University of Utah are calling on the school to get rid of investments associated with fossil fuels.
- Boy safe after night alone at lake Updated: May-05-16 12:03 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - A 5-year-old boy who was lost near a Utah lake has been found unharmed hours after wandering away from a family fishing trip Wednesday night.
- University of Utah professor resigns over class location Updated: May-05-16 10:03 am
SALT LAKE CITY - A well-known professor of environmental humanities at the University of Utah has resigned over the administration's demands that she teach on campus instead of in the state's deserts.
- Ex-Utah Sen. Bob Bennett, ousted in tea party wave, has died Updated: May-05-16 1:13 am
SALT LAKE CITY - Former U.S. Sen. Bob Bennett, of Utah, who shied away from the spotlight but earned a reputation as someone who knew how to get things done in Washington, has died. He was 82.
- Utah governor drops Common Core support, calls for repeal Updated: May-04-16 8:38 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Republican Gov. Gary Herbert is asking the state school board to repeal Utah's adoption of the Common Core education standards after his re-election challenger made it a key campaign issue.
- Mother of man shot by police appeals forced-settlement order Updated: May-04-16 7:30 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - The mother of a black man who was shot and killed by police while holding a samurai sword gave notice Wednesday that she'll appeal a judge's order forcing her to accept a $900,000 settlement in a lawsuit over his death.
- Utah governor unsure if he'll support Donald Trump Updated: May-04-16 7:03 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Utah Gov. Gary Herbert is unsure if he'll support presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.
- Utah receives $285K for service projects on public lands Updated: May-04-16 6:50 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Utah will receive nearly $285,000 from a federal grant program for six service projects on public lands involving children and veterans.
- Salt Lake City police launch use-of-force data website Updated: May-04-16 5:22 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Amid a growing national conversation about police shootings, Salt Lake City police are launching a website to post open data about how often officers use their weapons.
- Official: Teacher violated policy with racially charged word Updated: May-04-16 4:40 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - A white Utah teacher violated school district policy by using a racially charged word in his junior high class, an official said.
- Utah school district pays $10K for 'drunk goggles' injury Updated: May-04-16 3:33 pm
FARMINGTON, Utah - Court documents show that a Utah school district paid more than $10,000 for a student's medical expenses after she was injured while wearing so-called drunk goggles in a 2014 exercise.
- Officials to decide on nuclear reactor site in eastern Idaho Updated: May-04-16 3:15 pm
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho - A Utah energy cooperative is narrowing down its selections for a site to build a small commercial nuclear reactor in eastern Idaho.
- Salt Lake City International Airport to add new concourse Updated: May-04-16 1:25 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - An already large construction project at Salt Lake City International Airport has been expanded to add a second concourse to the one already under construction.
- Man angry about missing birth sentenced for bomb threat Updated: May-04-16 5:59 am
SALT LAKE CITY - A Utah man who pleaded guilty to calling in a hospital bomb threat because he was upset he couldn't attend his child's birth will serve more than four years in federal prison.
- Utah to temporarily stop enforcing law in 'Deadpool' case Updated: May-03-16 5:31 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - A Utah cinema in trouble with state regulators for serving alcohol during a showing of superhero film "Deadpool" will not get slapped with future citations under an obscenity law mostly regulating strip clubs, as long as the theater's lawsuit plays out in court.
- The Latest: Law cited in Utah 'Deadpool' case on hold Updated: May-03-16 2:47 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - The Latest on a Utah theater cited for serving alcohol during the movie "Deadpool." (all times local):
- Rich newspaper owners: Industry savior or foe? Updated: May-03-16 2:44 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - The Salt Lake Tribune's pending sale to the wealthy Huntsman family unshackles the newspaper from cost-cutting corporate owners and resolves crippling financial uncertainty, but it also raises concerns about whether the influential family will meddle in the paper's coverage.
- Utah inmate pleads guilty to killing cellmate Updated: May-03-16 1:40 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - A Utah inmate could face the death penalty after pleading guilty to killing his cellmate.
- Man dies after standoff, shootout with police that killed K9 Updated: May-03-16 12:44 pm
MILLCREEK, Utah - Authorities say the man accused of killing a K9 dog following a standoff and shootout with police has died.
- Patron honored by university leaves controversial group Updated: May-03-16 12:08 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - A philanthropist being honored by the University of Utah is stepping down from an organization that gay rights groups say has promoted anti-LGBT rhetoric and legislation.
- Ex-Monticello officer sentenced to jail for assault Updated: May-03-16 12:22 am
SALT LAKE CITY - A former Monticello police officer who pleaded guilty to breaking into the home of his estranged wife and assaulting a man has been sentenced to 10 days in jail and three years of probation.
- Sea lion dies at Salt Lake City zoo Updated: May-03-16 12:07 am
SALT LAKE CITY - A sea lion at Salt Lake City's Hogle Zoo has died during a medical procedure.
- 3,300 northern Utah homes without power after wind storm Updated: May-02-16 5:12 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Thousands of residents in northern Utah and surrounding areas don't have power after a powerful wind storm hit the area over the weekend.
- Video game developer appeals wage case to Utah Supreme Court Updated: May-02-16 4:32 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - A Utah developer of video games like "Alvin and the Chipmunks" and "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 2005" asked the Utah Supreme Court on Monday to toss out his criminal convictions for not paying more than 100 employees.