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Hispanic entrepreneurs helped pull country out of recession, report suggests

When you think of what helped Utah pull out of the recession, what comes to mind? A new report is pointing to Hispanic entrepreneurs. Read more »

April 2, 2014


Man charged in drug, human trafficking operation appears in court

A man accused of using gifts, then fear and intimidation to coerce teenage boys into drug and human trafficking, appeared in court Tuesday to face 34 charges in... Read more »

March 11, 2014


Salt Lake man who preyed on people illegally living in U.S. headed to prison

Dressed as a U.S. immigration officer and carrying a badge, Jose Gonzalez sought out and preyed on people who, like him, are in the country illegally. He was sentenced... Read more »

Nov. 19, 2013


University of Utah to host public forum on immigration reform

The University of Utah’s John R. Park Debate Society will host a public forum addressing citizenship and immigration reform, Oct. 2, 7 p.m., in the College of... Read more »

Sept. 26, 2013


'I was frustrated,' says teen who admits killing referee

A 17-year-old pleaded guilty Monday to killing a soccer referee after the official called a foul on him. A judge ordered him to remain in a juvenile prison until he... Read more »

Aug. 5, 2013


West Valley City, Latino community make plan to improve relations

In the aftermath of months-long investigations of the embattled West Valley City Police Department, city officials and members of the Latino community are taking steps... Read more »

July 24, 2013


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