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Trump says he'll be 'signing something' on detained children


President Donald Trump said he would be signing an executive order later Wednesday that would end the process of separating...

Security guard shoots, kills man in downtown Salt Lake City confrontation


Salt Lake police are investigating a fatal confrontation between an alleged trespasser and a security guard that occurred...

Should your child's teacher also be their therapist?


As more children and adolescents face mental health challenges, schools are finding themselves on the front-lines of support,...

Salt Lake County gets enough support from cities to enact $58 million transportation tax


With a narrow vote from Sandy, followed within hours by a vote from Draper, enough cities signaled support for Salt Lake...

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Utah Democrats spar for Rob Bishop's seat in 1st District race


It's a lively contest in the 1st Congressional District, where two Democratic contenders are battling to face off against...


Utah House members say president backs bill that would resolve family separations at border


Utah Rep. John Curtis said he had a chance to tell President Donald Trump at the end of his meeting with House Republicans...


Teen accused of rape, attempted murder of Sandy jogger bound over for trial


A teen accused of raping and attempting to kill a 50-year-old woman out jogging in a Sandy park was bound over for trial...


Reyes hopes for venue ruling in Utah monument challenge soon


Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes says he is hopeful that in weeks a federal judge could decide if legal challenges to Utah...

Each Utahn uses an average of 242 gallons of water per day


A committee of Utah lawmakers had a sneak peak at a new tool the state is using to better inform residents of their...


Council won't override veto of controversial development near Herriman


Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams' veto of the controversial, nearly 8,800-unit housing development near Herriman will stand.

Not solo — but still soulful — Susan Tedeschi brings renowned family band to Utah


Since the formation of the Tedeschi Trucks Band in 2010, family and music have become deeply intertwined for blues...


Why the Utah Jazz should draft Kevin Huerter or Elie Okobo


An in-depth look at two of the better players in the upcoming draft the Jazz could select with the 21st pick.

Dick Harmon: Sitake not backing away from tough scheduling, likes new hires


Monday at Hidden Valley Country Club in Sandy, BYU football coach Kalani Sitake gave a preamble of his media day slated for...


In our opinion: Inland Port Authority rules are anything but 'ambiguous'


We’re confused about why outgoing House Speaker Greg Hughes and at least one other member of the port authority board...

Brad Rock: Utah Jazz will draft best player available — seriously!

Versatility is a league-wide trend and players with length and athleticism make drafting "slightly easier" than the old days...


Deseret News NBA mock draft: Utah Jazz will take a winner in sharp-shooting DiVincenzo

Look for the Utah Jazz to take a winning player in Villanova guard Donte DiVincenzo with the No. 21 pick in Thursday night's...


'Newsies' is the king of Utah, but there was a time when it wasn't the king of anywhere


Despite the film’s less-than-enthusiastic critical reception, “Newsies” gathered quite a cult following,...

Romney spends nearly 5 times as much as Kennedy on U.S. Senate campaign


U.S. Senate candidate Mitt Romney has spent nearly $2 million on his Republican primary election campaign, about five times...

Tuesday, Jun 19

Herbert approves spending plan for VW settlement money


Utah Gov. Gary Herbert on Tuesday approved a spending plan for the $35 million the state received in the Volkswagen...

What does it take to become a more tolerant person? It begins with saying 'Hi'


SALT LAKE CITY — Eboo Patel has a mental game he likes to play when a news segment or bad interaction has skewed his impression of a group of people.

Conflict-of-interest 'ambiguity' sinks initial Utah Inland Port Authority meeting


In a bizarre turn — even though the Inland Port Authority board's agenda included plans to elect a chairman and discuss...

Utah woman lauded for CPR training that saved her husband's life


Unified Fire Authority praised the heroic efforts of a CPR-trained woman who saved her husband one night when he went into...

Monday, Jun 18

'Troubled' by forced separation of families, LDS Church calls for 'rational, compassionate' immigration solutions


An LDS spokesman said the church is troubled by the forced separation of children and parents by immigration officials on the...

Rep. Mia Love pushing bill to end 'horrible' separation of families at border


Rep. Mia Love, R-Utah, said Monday she is helping to push a proposal that would end President Donald Trump's "horrible"...

LDS Church leaders ask Mormons to submit original songs for new global hymnbooks


Two LDS hymnbooks will undergo significant changes over the next few years, according to a press release. An official notice...

Utah Legislative races to watch in 2018 primary


Heading into the June 26 primary, 12 Utah House seats and five Senate seats have contenders vying to be the nominee for their...

Sunday, Jun 17

Police shoot, kill man who took elderly couple hostage, killing one


A man who killed an elderly woman and critically injured her husband was shot and killed by police Sunday.

Program gives kids passport to STEM summer vacation


For the first time, the education staff at the Hill Aerospace Museum is offering a free summer program with interactive...

Preston Summerhays becomes youngest State Amateur golf champion at age 15

Preston Summerhays came up from Arizona where he lives most of the year to beat all comers at the Utah State Amateur golf...

Advice from an Army veteran, hall of fame father on how to be your kids' hero


It was a Saturday morning like most in the Cramer home. Despite being tired and drained from the daily rigor of an active...

Saturday, Jun 16

University of Utah endows chair in President Russell M. Nelson and Dantzel Nelson's name


The chair at the University of Utah's School of Medicine also bears the name of Dantzel Nelson, who died in 2005 after 59...

Elizabeth Salgado's family visits canyon where her remains were found


Family members of a Provo student missing for three years wept Friday as they staked a wooden cross adorned with red roses on...

Same 2 candidates, but different race in 3rd Congressional District


Rep. John Curtis is scrambling to squeeze in time to campaign in the state during the final weeks leading up to the June 26...

Count My Vote asks Utah Supreme Court to throw out signature removal process


Backers of the Count My Vote initiative that Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox ruled failed to qualify for the November ballot asked the...

Friday, Jun 15

Salt Lake County mayor vetoes controversial development near Herriman


Citing slower-than-hoped-for negotiations to change the controversial plans for a nearly 8,800-unit community west of...

Examining 3 potential trades the Utah Jazz could make this summer

A look at three different deals that would bring a star-level player to Salt Lake City.

Jordan eyes boost in counseling for students


Jordan School District Board of Education has approved a $710 million budget for the upcoming school year that reflects the...

2 sue Vivint Solar, citing 'white pride playhouse'


Two former Vivint Solar employees who worked in a Sacramento facility operated by the company have filed civil lawsuits this...