A sign offering free Thanksgiving meals to lonely people gained attention on Reddit. Here's the story of the owner, George, and why his experiences as a young adult might be the reason he gives the... Read more »
Connecticut's governor recently announced he's seeking an overhaul of his state's bail system, which advocates say discriminates against the poor. Read more »
The Gallivan Center's Valda E. Tarbet Ice Rink, the only outdoor rink in Salt Lake City, opened for the winter season Friday, Nov. 13, 2015. Read more »
The Brazilian Olympic Archery team came to the Easton Foundations Salt Lake City Archery Center to world class training and technical assistance in preparation for the 2016 Summer Olympics. Read more »
The Utah Transit Authority board chairman acknowledged Friday that public backlash against the agency figured into the Proposition 1 outcome in Salt Lake and Utah counties. Read more »
Some Americans may have just received a check in the mail from "Walmart" — except it's not really Walmart, and it's not a real check. Read more »
Utah has been listed as the top creator of clean energy jobs in the country over the past quarter, according to a report released Thursday. Read more »
A partnership between Intermountain Healthcare and San Francisco-based Velano Vascular is investigating new technology that could limit unnecessary needle pokes for hospital patients. Read more »
An investigation into possible illegal online gambling at an Internet cafe business in Taylorsville culminated Wednesday in the arrests of nine people. Read more »
After online poker's demise in 2011, daily fantasy sports have rapidly become the king of online betting. But the rise has brought scrutiny that could kill the industry, and now partnering with... Read more »
The price for a gallon of regular unleaded gas in Utah dropped by 27 cents to $2.30 in the past month, according to the latest AAA report on fuel prices. Read more »
It started years ago when a student and professor started brainstorming ideas for tracking intruders through walls using radio waves. Getting it on the market wasn't easy, but now homeowners can... Read more »
The list you've been waiting for. The best of the best local business in Utah! Read more »
Several artists are hard at work preparing their supersize candy ornament creations for the Holiday Candy Windows unveiling Thursday, Nov. 19, at 6 p.m. at Macy's City Creek Center, 21 S. Main. Read more »
The online gift exchange "Secret Sister" has made rounds on social media, promising participants to receive up to 36 gifts for pitching in $10. Here's what makes it both illegal and a hoax. Read more »
Over the weekend, social media sites were buzzing with debates over Starbucks holiday cup design. Read more »
President Obama announced last week the federal government will end the practice of asking job applicants about felonies, a move advocates say with improve upward mobility and prevent recidivism. Read more »
Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg outlined new education projects in a Facebook post Thursday, according to CNN Money. These won't be his first educational initiatives, but he says having a... Read more »
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A Utah solar company that was the subject of a Deseret News investigation because of its questionable business practices is now the subject of an injunction because of its alleged false promises to... Read more »
Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced Friday he plans to take two months of paternity leave when his child is born. Here's why The Washington Post said, "It's hard to overstate what a... Read more »
Marissa Mayer's nearly four-year attempt to turn around Yahoo needs a turnaround itself, repeating a pattern of futility that has hobbled one of the Internet's best-known companies for the past... Read more »
Sinclair Oil’s green Dino balloon returns to the 89th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade this year after a nearly 40-year absence — and just in time to kick off... Read more »
Advanced Veterinary Care is one of many locations for animal medicine and emergency animal care in the Salt Lake Valley, but it’s the only canine blood bank in the state, and one of just six... Read more »
Adalberto Diaz, a pastry chef and owner of Filling and Emulsions Bakery in Salt Lake City, won the Fall Harvest challenge on Sunday’s episode four of Food Network’s second season of... Read more »
In its 18th year of the "Give a Gobble" program, Harmons Grocery stores and Crossroads Urban Center teamed up with 30 other religious and business groups to serve families who otherwise would not... Read more »
Small Business Saturday started in 2010 as an effort by American Express and business advocates to draw shoppers back to small business during the holiday shopping season. Read more »
When confusion, chaos and crowds lead to a personal human connection and a tower of Crock-Pots, one man ponders on the deeper meanings of materialism and life during a Black Friday excursion in the... Read more »
A 50-year-old man was killed in an apparent industrial accident Monday. Read more »
Hoping to build excitement for its spring event in time for holiday gift-giving, Salt Lake Comic Con rolled out its first wave FanX guests on Tuesday. Read more »
Maintenance and repair of your vehicles are an ongoing expense. It’s just part of owning them. That means you should have a category in your monthly budget for this sort of thing. Read more »
Millennials aren’t leaving your company because they think they’ll find better perks somewhere else. They’re leaving for other reasons—namely, things you or your... Read more »
Workers lifted the final steel beam into place at the planned 200,000-square-foot University of Utah health center in Farmington on Tuesday. Read more »
Thanksgiving is the prelude to the official start of the holiday shopping season, signifying the launch of the most important economic period in Utah and across the country. Read more »
Brooke Roney quit his job at NuSkin to spend more time with his family, but he serendipitously ended up running a Harley Davidson dealership and brought his 12 children along for the ride. Read more »
Health officials say at least five cases of E. coli have been reported in Utah, and four of those people reported eating chicken salad from Costco. Nineteen cases have been reported in seven states. Read more »
Americans may be rich, but we're not necessarily smart with our money, according to a new survey that finds the U.S. is disproportionately illiterate when it comes to handling finances. Read more »
Since I'm usually a glass-is-half-empty kind of person, I need a break that will remind me to pause, take a deep breath and count my blessings. Luckily, Thanksgiving is here and more than fills... Read more »
This is no fetch-me-a-Diet-Coke kind of internship. It's legit. Read more »
South Korea said Thursday it fined Volkswagen $12.3 million and ordered recalls of 125,522 diesel vehicles after the government found their emissions tests were rigged. Read more »
For those students who could commute rather than accumulating debt to live on campus, shouldn't we be teaching them that as much as they may want a certain experience, even if there's benefit to... Read more »
Starbucks wants to add alcoholic beverages to its assortment of coffee, tea and hot chocolate at five of its Utah stores, but the state alcohol commission isn't ready to let the pouring begin. Read more »
Bunchems is a trendy toy that consists of plastic balls kids can connect together to make different shapes. However, they will also wreak havoc on kids' hair, and many frustrated parents are taking... Read more »
Millennials represent the largest group of potential consumers in American history. But mere size doesn’t tell the whole tale. Millennials behave differently, and their values and media savvy... Read more »
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