A high school cafeteria worker tried to stop a gunman who opened fire on a crowded lunchroom north of Seattle, killing one girl and badly wounding four others, authorities said Saturday. Read more »
Above the water, the effects of 73 years on the partially sunken warship USS Utah are evident at its resting place just off Ford Island. Read more »
A Southern California school district will apologize to an 11-year-old atheist who said his teacher questioned him for refusing to stand during the Pledge of Allegiance. Read more »
President Barack Obama says the U.S. must be guided by science — not fear — as it responds to Ebola. Read more »
The Democratic lieutenant governor candidates from Florida, Texas and Nevada all have colorful biographies: a Colombian-born business executive; a pharmacist-turned-veteran lawmaker; and a juvenile... Read more »
Iraqi authorities say a suicide bombing has killed eight Shiite militiamen just north of Baghdad. Read more »
A strong energy-based economy, his defense of coal and his party's dominance in Wyoming make Republican Gov. Matt Mead the strong favorite as he seeks a second term in November. Read more »
Voters in Medford, Ashland, Corvallis and Albany have an unusually large amount of power in next month's election. Read more »
A coal mine shaft collapsed in northwestern China, killing 16 miners, an official said Saturday, highlighting the persistence of safety problems in the industry despite a leveling off of demand. Read more »
Authorities investigating a deadly shooting at a Washington state high school say a cafeteria worker attempted to stop the gunman. Read more »
Iran hanged a woman on Saturday who was convicted of murdering a man she said was trying to rape her, the official IRNA news agency reported. Read more »
More than 10,000 people have been infected with Ebola, according to figures released Saturday by the World Health Organization, as the outbreak continues to spread. Read more »
Sixty-five percent of Americans now say the threat from the Islamic State group is very or even extremely important, and nearly half think the U.S. military response in Iraq and Syria has not gone... Read more »
Dr. Craig Spencer, the physician now being treated for Ebola in New York City, is the kind of globe-trotting do-gooder who could walk into a small village in Africa and, even though he didn't know... Read more »
A suspect described as a "one-man crime spree" is accused of shooting three Northern California sheriff's deputies, killing two of them and wounding a civilian, then eluding hundreds of searchers... Read more »
Control of the Senate may turn on the ability of Democrats to regain some of the ground they've lost among rural and small town voters. Read more »
Just over a year ago, Afshin Kobani was a teacher. Now, the Kurdish Syrian woman has traded the classroom for the front lines in the battle for Kobani, a town besieged by fighters from the Islamic... Read more »
The Ebola virus's arrival in New York City and yet another West African nation — Mali — renewed questions about whether stricter travel restrictions would help lock down the deadly... Read more »
Talk about a tale of two cities: A Dallas hospital got a pop quiz in Ebola and made an early mistake. New York got a peek at the answer sheet and was better prepared at the start. Read more »
The NAACP's Salt Lake branch focused on civic engagement and the importance of voter access and participation at its annual banquet Friday. Read more »
An estimated 150 Michigan pastors said they'd go to jail rather than comply with a proposed expansion of Michigan's civil rights laws to cover "sexual orientation, gender identity and gender... Read more »
BYU Broadcasting and its university-affiliated network BYUtv snagged 13 out of 20 Emmy Awards from the Rocky Mountain Southwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Emmy... Read more »
This annual Bison Roundup on Antelope Island is taking place this weekend, Friday and Saturday. Read more »
Republican Mia Love continues to raise more money than Doug Owens, her Democratic opponent in the 4th District congressional race, according to their campaigns' final financial reports before the... Read more »
Utah’s wide selection of institutes for higher learning isn’t the only thing to brag about when it comes to state education. Of course, we’re biased, but here are some data that... Read more »
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