Republican National Convention

Changes in how GOP nominates candidates could save the party

Reince Priebus from Kenosha, Wisconsin has a presence that is almost as unprepossessing as James Madison's was, and his demeanor is self-deprecating. Read more »

Oct. 3, 2013


Analysis: Backlash for NYPD as Bloomberg era ends

They took responsibility for keeping New York City safe in the aftermath of Sept. 11. And for years, their approach was seen as nearly beyond question, as the threat... Read more »

Aug. 24, 2013

1 comment

Utah GOP wants Salt Lake City to host 2016 Republican National Convention

Utah GOP Chairman James Evans is pushing hard for Salt Lake City to try again to host the Republican National Convention, this time in 2016, despite concerns about the... Read more »

Aug. 20, 2013


Mitt Romney insider details what went wrong during 2012 presidential campaign

For Spencer Zwick, the realization that the man he’d worked for since the 2002 Winter Olympics would not be president didn’t hit until the morning after... Read more »

Aug. 10, 2013


Col. Bud Day, Medal of Honor recipient and Sen. McCain's cellmate, dies at 88

Retired Col. George "Bud" Day, a Medal of Honor recipient who spent 5½ years as a POW in Vietnam and was Arizona Sen. John McCain's cellmate, has died. He was 88. Read more »

July 28, 2013

1 comment

Calif. fireworks accident injures more than 30

As many as 10,000 Fourth of July revelers were just settling into their seats for the fireworks show at a Simi Valley park when a bright plume of red and white bursts... Read more »

July 5, 2013


  • Oldest first
  • Newest first
  • Most recommended
to comment

DeseretNews.com encourages a civil dialogue among its readers. We welcome your thoughtful comments.
About comments