WASHINGTON (AP) — Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch is backtracking after saying this week that he wasn’t concerned that prosecutors have implicated President Donald Trump in a crime.
SALT LAKE CITY — A nonprofit group laid out a recipe Thursday to reduce Utah's prison and jail populations, cut crime, save lives and unburden taxpayers.
Music director Mack Wilberg looked around with a puzzled expression when Lloyd Newell announced guest artist Kristin Chenoweth’s entrance at the Tabernacle at Temple Square’s Christmas concert Thursday night, but she was nowhere to be seen onstage.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Boy Scouts of America deflected questions about a report suggesting it is considering seeking bankruptcy protection, though the head of the organization said it is exploring “all options” as it tries to stay afloat while facing sexual abuse lawsuits and dwindling membership.
NEW YORK (AP) — A wave of bomb threats emailed Thursday to hundreds of schools, businesses and government buildings across the U.S. triggered searches, evacuations and fear — but there were no signs of explosives, and authorities said the scare appeared to be a crude extortion attempt.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden initially refused to run with then-presidential candidate Barack Obama a decade ago, but his family ultimately convinced him he had to support an African-American candidate with a real chance of winning, he said Thursday at the at the Uni…
Gov. Gary Herbert has proposed $5 million more per year for the constitutionally guaranteed defense of poor criminal suspects, but Utah still would trail neighboring states by most related measures.
OGDEN — Calls from jail suggest the two defendants in a murder case are pointing the finger at one another as to who shot and killed a homeless man in August near an Ogden pond.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Melvin Dummar, a delivery driver who claimed that billionaire Howard Hughes left a handwritten will bequeathing him $156 million when he died in 1976, has died in rural Nevada.
LAYTON — An 18-year-old is in jail after he was arrested Saturday evening on an alleged robbery charge.
OGDEN — Larry Gallegos found out the hard way that his uncle died in prison.
SALT LAKE CITY — Three mortuary personnel have been given suspended jail sentences for offenses including selling gold taken from bodies and cremating infants and fetuses with adults.
LAYTON — Davis County prosecutors will not purse the death penalty against a 20-year-old man charged with aggravated murder.
Two Idaho State University football players were driving through Box Elder County, headed home to California on Christmas break 2016, when Utah police arrested and jailed them on accusations of bank robbery.
The Catholic Diocese of Salt Lake City says two former priests were removed from their posts years ago after credible reports of sexual abuse.
OGDEN — A man is in custody after police received a call Friday from a woman saying she was kidnapped earlier in the day.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The fierce battle for a U.S. House in Utah where Democrat Ben McAdams narrowly unseated Republican Mia Love was one of the most expensive races in Utah history, new figures show.
An October announcement that pageants produced by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints would be scaled back was updated Wednesday, with the final production year and plans for each of these traditional events.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — On a chilly Wednesday evening in late November, over 60 people gathered in the sanctuary of Congregation Kol Ami, Utah’s largest Jewish synagogue.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah Gov. Gary Herbert on Thursday proposed adding new sales taxes on services while cutting the overall tax rate, part of a reform effort he said will be a “heavy lift” but is essential for the state’s economic future.
KANSAS CITY — A longtime Weber County prosecutor received national recognition for his work during the Project Safe Neighborhoods National Conference on Thursday in Kansas City.
OGDEN — Trial dates have been set for an Ogden couple facing capital murder charges following the death of their 3-year-old daughter in 2017.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A pair of advocacy groups in Utah sued Thursday to block a compromise agreement legalizing medical marijuana, accusing the Mormon church of unconstitutional domination and interference in a process that led to the gutting of a measure approved by voters.
WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah (AP) — A South Salt Lake police officer and former Marine who was killed on duty when a man driving a stolen SUV rammed into him was remembered at a public funeral Wednesday as a humble public servant and loving husband and father.
OGDEN — Following a four-hour public forum Wednesday, a decision on who will serve as Weber State University's 13th president is near.
OGDEN — Police released the name of a man shot and killed Tuesday afternoon by an Ogden Police officer following a surveillance mission and car chase that ended at 12th Street and Depot Drive.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The recent beating of a young man and his father at their Salt Lake City tire shop by an attacker who told police he targeted them because they were Mexican is renewing criticism of the state’s hate crime law, which one prosecutor is calling unusable.
OGDEN — An Ogden man is in jail after being accused of molesting a six-year-old girl in South Ogden.
FARMINGTON — The FBI’s Child Exploitation Task Force netted three separate arrests in Davis County over the past week, according to charging documents.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The family of a woman killed by her boyfriend’s ex-wife while decorating a Christmas tree is sounding a warning about the devastating impact of domestic violence that goes beyond two people.
LAYTON — Police in Layton have arrested a suspect in connection with an armed robbery earlier this week.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah state lawmakers will meet Monday in a special session of the Legislature to make changes to a medical marijuana law passed by voters in the midterm election.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Mitt Romney is a man in-between.
OGDEN — Weber State University is close to naming a new president, narrowing a broad field of candidates from across the nation down to four finalists.
LAYTON — A 15-year-old Northridge High School sophomore is in police custody after he allegedly cut the neck of another sophomore student during school hours Thursday at the Layton high school.
WASHINGTON (AP) — About two-thirds of voters from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints nationwide favored Republicans in the midterm elections, but President Donald Trump’s approval rating among members of the faith lagged behind, according to a nationwide survey of midterm voters.
OGDEN — Three people were displaced after an early-morning house fire in Ogden on Thursday.
OGDEN — A jury came back with guilty verdicts against an Ogden man facing two felony charges.
OGDEN — A South Ogden man convicted of murder earlier this year was sent to prison Tuesday by an Ogden judge.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A man who was a passenger in a car that fatally rammed a police officer in a Salt Lake City suburb has been arrested on suspicion of murder, burglary and other charges, police said.
CLINTON — Police have released the identity of a man shot and killed by police in Clinton on Sunday.
LAYTON — Police are searching for a robbery suspect after a man with a gun walked into a Layton gas station Tuesday morning.
SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah State Auditor’s Office released a report Monday on the Ogden School District’s 2017 bond proposition and reported misuse of public resources to promote the district’s proposed measure that later failed.
After a weekend of getting and gifting, Tuesday marks a bit of a kick-off for the giving side of the holiday season.
WASHINGTON (AP) — An internal watchdog has cleared Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke of wrongdoing following a complaint that he redrew the boundaries of a national monument in Utah to benefit a former state lawmaker and political ally.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Defeated Republican Congresswoman Mia Love delivered a sharp rebuke Monday to President Donald Trump and her party’s relationship with black Americans.
CLINTON — An officer from the Syracuse Police Department shot and killed a man Sunday in Clinton who was allegedly threatening to harm himself after a standoff that lasted several hours.
PLEASANT GROVE — The organization responsible for displaying a massive American flag in Coldwater Canyon in recent weeks wants to expand and take their message on the road.
SOUTH OGDEN — The South Ogden City Council voted to sell the old city hall and senior center, signaling the end of the South Ogden Senior Center and leaving the future of a sexual assault examination nonprofit up in the air.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah lawmakers and others involved in forging legislation to revise a voter-approved medical marijuana law say they've settled on a new version for consideration during an anticipated December special session.