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Becky Lockhart, Jennifer Seelig work to galvanize Utah's women

Students, professors and businesswomen met to hear from House Speaker Becky Lockhart, R-Provo.

On campaign trail, Obama says GOP is peddling fear

Marching onto the campaign trail for the first time this year, President Barack Obama accused Republicans of peddling fear and cynicism on Sunday as he rallied voters for Democrat Anthony Brown's... Read more »

Oct. 19, 2014

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Ex-A.G.s John Swallow, Mark Shurtleff due in court Monday; now both want separate trials

Former Utah Attorney General John Swallow wants his criminal case separated from the case against his predecessor Mark Shurtleff, and he wants the state to return his $10,000 in cash. Both are... Read more »

Oct. 19, 2014

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5 candidates vie for Utah's 3rd Congressional District

Democratic challenger Brian Wonnacott takes on Republican incumbent Jason Chaffetz in the race for Utah's 3rd Congressional District, along with two unaffiliated candidates and one American... Read more »

Oct. 19, 2014

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BLM: Plan to manage public land in Nevada balanced

Federal land managers say their preferred plan to manage 3.1 million acres of public land in southern Nevada would balance resource development and protection. Read more »

Oct. 19, 2014

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Test shows Spain nursing assistant clear of Ebola

A Spanish nursing assistant appears to have recovered from the Ebola virus, authorities said Sunday, nearly two weeks after she became the first person infected outside West Africa in the current... Read more »

Oct. 19, 2014

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3 Ohioans now quarantined after Ebola nurse visit; 153 people being monitored

Two more people have been quarantined in northeast Ohio following the visit by a Dallas nurse who tested positive for Ebola, raising the total to three following the issuance of new monitoring... Read more »

Oct. 19, 2014

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Obama moves into 2014 campaign mode

President Barack Obama is shifting into campaign mode for the first time this year. Read more »

Oct. 19, 2014

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NY Gov. Cuomo raises profile — but for what?

With a new book, an appearance on David Letterman and high-profile trips overseas, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is raising his national profile and laying the ground work for what might be an... Read more »

Oct. 19, 2014

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South Korea: 2 Koreas exchange gunfire along border

North Korean and South Korean troops exchanged fire Sunday along their heavily fortified border in the second such shooting in less than 10 days, South Korean officials said. Read more »

Oct. 19, 2014

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Yemen's Shiite rebels take town south of capital

Yemen's Shiite rebels captured a town south of the capital Sanaa early on Sunday, when they also blew up the home of a rival Islamist politician, security officials said. Read more »

Oct. 19, 2014

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Low expectations as China considers legal reforms

The most important meeting of the year for the 205 members of China's ruling Communist Party's Central Committee, beginning Monday, will focus on how to rule the country in accordance with law. Read more »

Oct. 19, 2014

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Obama switches gears, confronting Ebola head on

President Barack Obama delayed acting on immigration and an attorney general nomination this fall to dodge the politics of the midterm campaign season. But there was one topic he could not push... Read more »

Oct. 19, 2014

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Turkey would oppose US arms transfers to Kurds

Turkey wouldn't agree to any U.S. arms transfers to Kurdish fighters who are battling Islamic militants in Syria, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was quoted as saying Sunday, as the extremist group... Read more »

Oct. 19, 2014

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Marine suspect in Philippine killing tests US ties

Inside a funeral parlor, a Filipino mother sits and weeps next to a coffin containing the body of her daughter and demands answers. On a hulking American assault ship moored at a nearby port sits a... Read more »

Oct. 19, 2014

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Utahns urge lawmakers to pass Gov. Gary Herbert's Medicaid expansion alternative

About 100 Utahns held a vigil on the state Capitol steps Saturday night urging the Utah Legislature to pass Gov. Gary Herbert's Healthy Utah Plan. Read more »

Oct. 19, 2014

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Texas GOP closing in on another Election Day sweep

The biggest shake up of Texas politics in decades is two weeks away. Read more »

Oct. 19, 2014

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Iran vows to aid Lebanese military

Iran said Sunday it is ready to provide aid to the Lebanese army as well as the Shiite Hezbollah group to help combat "terrorists." Read more »

Oct. 19, 2014

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CDC to revise Ebola protocol, Pentagon preps team

Revised guidance for health care workers treating Ebola patients will include using protective gear "with no skin showing," a top federal health official said Sunday, and the Pentagon announced it... Read more »

Oct. 19, 2014

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At rallies, Obama casts 2014 as key for his legacy

Marching onto the campaign trail for the first time this year, President Barack Obama cast Democrats' success in this year's midterm elections as a chance to further the policies he's fought for in... Read more »

Oct. 19, 2014

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Charles Stormont wants to eliminate politics from attorney general's office

Charles Stormont represents the Utah Attorney General's Office on the 3rd District Court's pro bono committee, which tries to get firms and lawyers to provide legal services for people who can't... Read more »

Oct. 18, 2014

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Sean Reyes is working to lift dark cloud from attorney general's office

Sean Reyes says, "I think my best campaign message is to do an excellent job of being attorney general right now." Read more »

Oct. 18, 2014

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Iraq lawmakers approve interior, defense ministers

Iraqi lawmakers approved Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's remaining Cabinet nominees on Saturday, including for the critical posts of defense and interior, completing the formation of a government... Read more »

Oct. 18, 2014

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US, China vow to manage rifts ahead of Obama visit

The U.S. and China are pledging to overcome mistrust, manage their differences and cooperate on key issues like combatting terrorism and the spread of the Ebola virus ahead of President Barack... Read more »

Oct. 18, 2014

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Gov. Jerry Brown pursues lasting policy legacy in California

Jerry Brown is on the verge of doing what no one has ever done in California and what no one may ever do again: get elected to a fourth term as governor. Read more »

Oct. 18, 2014

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Federal government extends same-sex marriage recognition to Utah, six other states

The federal government is expanding recognition of same-sex marriage and extending federal benefits to couples in Utah and six other states, the Justice Department said Friday. Read more »

Oct. 18, 2014

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