- Box Elder refuses to comply with transgender bathroom order Updated: May-27-16 2:39 pm
BRIGHAM CITY, Utah - A northern Utah school district is refusing to comply with the Obama administration's directive to let transgender students use bathrooms that match their gender identity.
- Utah school honors boys who helped teacher during stroke Updated: May-27-16 1:30 pm
TOOELE, Utah - Two Utah second-graders have been recognized for their role in saving a teacher from a stroke.
- Racers plan to look to Congress for action on Salt Flats Updated: May-27-16 1:09 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Racers who have sounded the alarm that Utah's famous Bonneville Salt Flats are deteriorating now want Congress to step in, arguing that a law is needed because federal land managers aren't doing enough to restore the flats where record-breaking races are held.
- UTA to briefly halt buses, trains in honor of slain worker Updated: May-27-16 11:52 am
SALT LAKE CITY - The Utah Transit Authority will briefly halt all trains and buses on Saturday in memory of a slain rail line worker who disappeared during his shift.
- Body found in reservoir near missing Utah man's truck Updated: May-27-16 10:55 am
OGDEN, Utah - Authorities in Utah's Weber County say a body has been found in an Ogden-area reservoir near where a 38-year-old Utah man's pickup truck was found parked more than 10 days ago.
- Man dies after being hit by FrontRunner train in Provo Updated: May-27-16 10:53 am
PROVO, Utah - Authorities say a man has died after being hit by a FrontRunner train in Provo.
- Effort to recruit more women to fight wildfires is working Updated: May-27-16 2:02 am
SALT LAKE CITY - When Megan Saylors heard a speaker at her high school describe wildland firefighting, it didn't sound like a job she wanted to pursue.
- Child overcomes crash that left her blind, disfigured Updated: May-27-16 2:02 am
TAYLOR, Utah - Her family's two pet dogs zoomed around the living room, their paws drumming on the carpet as Brynnli Cherry cradled a kitten named Luna and explained her growing command of writing in Braille and doing math with an abacus.
- Paul Huntsman to become publisher of The Salt Lake Tribune Updated: May-26-16 7:42 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Paul Huntsman will take over as publisher of The Salt Lake Tribune when his deal to purchase the newspaper becomes official, likely next week, he told the newsroom Thursday.
- The Latest: Tornado strikes Texas prison Updated: May-26-16 6:55 pm
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- Utah to play rival BYU in basketball again in 2017 Updated: May-26-16 6:05 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Utah will play rival BYU in basketball again in 2017 in a game that will end a "cooling off period" Utah demanded due to events at recent games.
- Fourth missionary injured in Brussels attack out of hospital Updated: May-26-16 5:39 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - A 66-year-old Mormon missionary who suffered severe burns on more than one-third of his body in the Brussels airport bombing has been released from the hospital.
- Hatch editorial on Supreme Court nominee posted early Updated: May-26-16 4:45 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Sen. Orrin Hatch of Utah was scheduled to meet Thursday with Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland, but a guest editorial he wrote for the Deseret News mistakenly posted early shows he had already made up his mind.
- Salt Lake City council wary of unlimited building heights Updated: May-26-16 1:06 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Members of Salt Lake City's council say they are concerned about scrapping limits on building heights at the downtown convention center to allow a tall hotel to be built on the property.
- Salt Lake City-County Building to get upgrades, repairs Updated: May-26-16 12:40 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Salt Lake City officials say they will make repairs and seismic upgrades to the Salt Lake City-County Building over the next two years.
- Cedar City man gets 15 years to life in 2014 murder Updated: May-26-16 12:32 pm
CEDAR CITY, Utah - A 31-year-old Cedar City man has been sentenced to 15 years to life in prison for his role in a 2014 murder.
- Utah lawsuit challenges pornography filter fees Updated: May-26-16 12:12 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - A man with a history of filing longshot lawsuits is challenging on religious grounds a Utah law allowing Internet service providers to charge for filtering pornography. And some experts say this latest argument could have merit.
- Suspect arrested in homicide-burglary south of Salt Lake Updated: May-26-16 10:03 am
SALT LAKE CITY - Police have arrested a 19-year-old suspect in the fatal shooting of a Holladay man during an attempted burglary over the weekend at his apartment south of Salt Lake City
- Probe of Utah 7th graders punished with duct tape on mouths Updated: May-26-16 9:50 am
EAST MILLCREEK, Utah - A junior high teacher in suburban Salt Lake City has been placed on administrative leave after school officials say she told several seventh-graders to put duct tape over their mouths for talking too much in class.
- South Jordan man struck, killed along I-15 near Idaho line Updated: May-26-16 9:27 am
PLYMOUTH, Utah - The Utah Highway Patrol is investigating the death of a 50-year-old who was struck by a car along the shoulder of U.S. Interstate 15 about 2 miles south of the Idaho line.
- Repo man's attempt to take car leads to deadly Utah chase Updated: May-26-16 2:10 am
SALT LAKE CITY - The repossession agent showed up around midnight to a cul-de-sac in a small Utah city, his girlfriend a passenger in his company tow truck. As he backed up to a driveway to take back an SUV belonging to a woman who had fallen behind on a title loan, her husband came outside to intervene.
- Utah joins lawsuit over transgender bathroom directive Updated: May-25-16 7:35 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Utah has joined 10 other states to sue the Obama administration over its directive to U.S. public schools to let transgender students use the bathrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity.
- FBI seek tips on kidnapping suspects amid inquiry into death Updated: May-25-16 6:49 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - The FBI asked the public for tips Wednesday as it investigates whether a father and son accused of tying up a woman and her four teenage daughters in a basement are linked to the death of a Utah rail worker.
- Report: Tourism spending in Utah grew to nearly $8 billion Updated: May-25-16 6:25 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Tourism spending in Utah has hit a new high of $7.98 billion, driven in part by record visitation to the state's five national parks, according to a new report released Wednesday from the University of Utah.
- Conservative group endorses Jonathan Johnson for governor Updated: May-25-16 12:55 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - A national conservative group is jumping into Utah's Republican race for the governor's office by endorsing Overstock.com executive Jonathan Johnson.