The U.S. Supreme Court ruling Thursday upholding a key element of President Barack Obama's signature health care law also removed what may be the last hurdle for coming to an agreement on Medicaid... Read more »
A motorcyclist was killed early Thursday in Salt Lake City after police say he slammed into the back of another vehicle. Read more »
Utah's governor surprised people by showing up for jury duty this week. Turns out his example, whether he knows it or not, holds the key to increasing voter turnout. Read more »
Young adults are becoming a larger and more diverse share of Utah's population, according to 2014 estimates released Wednesday by the U.S. Census Bureau. Read more »
The fire that destroyed two Roy businesses early Tuesday morning was so thorough that its exact cause will remain a mystery, fire officials say. Read more »
The Utah Arts Festival is getting ready to showcase artists, dancers, poets, musicians and storytellers at Library Square. Read more »
Police have used DNA evidence this month to link additional cases to a serial rapist who they say victimized women in Utah and Wyoming in the 1990s and early 2000s. Read more »
A 17-year-old boy who police say kidnapped a woman in Salt Lake City and forced her to drive to Uintah County has been charged in adult court. Read more »
The Duchesne County Sheriff's Office is hoping to return thousands of dollars in stolen tools to their rightful owners after recovering the items over the weekend during a joint investigation with... Read more »
The quick fingers and good aim of a Bountiful man with a cellphone camera helped police arrest a man suspected of committing at least seven home burglaries Wednesday morning. Read more »
San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman won't get state money to appeal his conviction for an illegal ATV protest ride in a closed southern Utah canyon. But he will have private donations for his... Read more »
Police hope the person who stole an expensive tractor from a construction site will find that their new possession is impossible to hide. Read more »
As one of the foremost Christian leaders in Iraq for nearly two decades, Reverend Canon Andrew White is all too familiar with the wave of crises that has hit the country. Read more »
A collection of memorable images taken by Deseret News photographers between June 8-14, including: a high school graduation at the Utah State Prison, girls playing tackle football and yoga at... Read more »
It's National Doughnut Day! To help you celebrate, we've gathered doughnut recipes and local shops for you to visit (and maybe get a free doughnut). Happy eating. Check out these 10 ways... Read more »
A young family has been reunified in Utah from Kenya but not after spending thousands of dollars, sacrificing a job, a car and many sleepless nights of worry about the baby boy they had to leave... Read more »
Four people were booked into jail for investigation of kidnapping and shooting a man found dead near Snowbasin this week. Read more »
FBI agents closed a prominent real estate management business here Thursday and began removing documents pertaining to the investigation of what the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission calls a... Read more »
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A prayerful procession led by some 60 Episcopal bishops traveled through downtown Salt Lake City Sunday morning calling for an end to the 'unholy trinity' of poverty, racism and gun violence. Read more »
During his working years, Ted Jacobsen dreamed of having a trout stream all to himself. Read more »
Wondering what to do with your summer vacation? This top 10 list might help. Read more »
Ten new 20-ton culverts anchored like a chain of building blocks will enable safe passage for native fish as part of an ambitious watershed restoration project involving the upper reaches of Mill... Read more »
Lawmakers in Washington D.C., including Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, are working to craft measures that would “even the playing field” by requiring online merchants to collect local... Read more »
Former Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff pleaded not guilty Monday to felony public corruption charges. Read more »
The five Utah State University athletes injured in an auto accident Friday afternoon were in stable condition but remained hospitalized Saturday. Read more »
Life happens fast and before you know it events have come and gone and circumstances have changed. Along with time passing comes myriad memories from millions of people. Read more »
What costs $2,000, solves a big headache for the Salt Lake City School District and comes with 400 legs? One hundred hungry goats are clearing a hillside the environmentally friendly way —... Read more »
The Granite Board of Education is considering proposals to change Cottonwood and Cyprus high schools into 9-12 schools, a model unlike most schools in the Wasatch Front that include only 10th-... Read more »
A newly released search warrant affidavit gives a little more insight into what happened on June 7 when Army veteran Johnathon Reeves shot and killed his fiancee and 2-year-old son before killing... Read more »
The energy industry and close to two dozen GOP-led states are celebrating what they say is a significant victory with a ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court on power plant pollution. The high court... Read more »
A 50-year-old man died in a motorcycle accident about 10:15 a.m. Sunday on state Route 39 in Weber County, Weber County sheriff's deputies said. Read more »
Driving around the Salt Lake City metro area isn't always fast and easy, but average commute times for motorists in Utah's capital city are less than the national average and shorter than many... Read more »
Utahns' reactions were mixed Friday to the U.S. Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriage throughout the country. Read more »
A woman was killed and her husband injured after the car they were in was hit by a FrontRunner train Saturday in Lehi. Read more »
A long-running broadcasting career comes to an end for Steve Williams, the voice of jazz music in Utah for 31 years. He's retiring from KUER-FM. His last broadcast is June 30. Read more »
A father and son who federal regulators accused of running a Ponzi scheme nearly four years ago now face criminal charges in state court. Read more »
State leaders don't see a conflict between Friday's Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriage across the country and the religious freedom and anti-discrimination bills Utah lawmakers... Read more »
There was friction Saturday among members of the Utah Republican Party's governing body over how to comply with a controversial law changing the candidate nominating process that they're... Read more »
A search and rescue team recovered the body of man in Little Cottonwood Creek on Sunday morning, according to the Unified Police Department. Read more »
Nearly 15 years since its organization, the BYU Center for Animation has become a pipeline for students to enter the animation industry. Read more »
Experts say most water sport deaths involve adults who are not wearing life jackets. Factors such as weather, water temperature, fatigue and alcohol consumption may also play a role. Read more »
A news conference on the steps of the Utah Capitol was held Saturday under the glare of the summer's first heat wave by the Human Rights Campaign, the nation's largest civil rights organization for... Read more »
"I never thought I would see this day." That's what Bruce Bastian, Human Rights Campaign board member, said Friday after the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to legalize same-sex marriage throughout... Read more »
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