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Photos under investigation in abandoned baby case

3 days agoNews : The Newsroom

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Police are seeking further details about photos that appear to show a Utah woman at a nightclub with a beer sometime before her newborn baby was dumped in a trash can.

Woman who drank toxic tea hopes restaurants reform

3 days agoNews : The Newsroom

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah woman who nearly died after unknowingly drinking iced tea mixed with chemicals spoke publicly for the first time on Friday, describing the incident that she hopes is a wake-up call for restaurants.

Police: Legos help solve 23-year-old cold case

3 days agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Detectives in Salt Lake City, Utah say the colorful toy bricks, collected as evidence from the home where Lucille Johnson was murdered in 1991, helped lead them to her alleged murderer

Governor: Utah should defend anti-polygamy law

4 days agoNews : The Newsroom

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah's governor says the state should appeal a court ruling that favors the family on the TV show "Sister Wives" and strikes down key parts of a law criminalizing polygamy.

Why Utah? Hispanic Business on the Rise

In 1847, the Salt Lake City's founder - Brigham Young - saw the city and was immediately stricken by its natural beauty; the fortress of high mountains, the bright white snow, green hills, clear rapid waters, and a cool breeze that carried the majesty of all creation. Show More Summary

Another Ferguson? Wait, Wrong Race, No Interest

Why has there been no media interest in the police shooting of an apparently unarmed suspect in Salt Lake City? Just two days after the shooting death of Michael Brown, an officer with the Salt Lake City Police Department shot and killed an unarmed 20-year-old. Show More Summary

Federal Judge Rules Part of Utah Polygamy Ban Unconstitutional

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A federal judge in Utah has issued a final ruling that strikes down parts of the state's anti-polygamy law, in a lawsuit filed by a family that appears on the TV show "Sister Wives." U.S. District Judge Clark Waddoups...Show More Summary

Utah approves winery in town with polygamous sect

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A town on the Utah-Arizona border largely controlled by Warren Jeffs' polygamous sect could soon have its first commercial winery, a new venture and yet another lifestyle choice that separates the sect from mainstream Mormon teachings.

Preliminary Announcement: Basin and Range Province Seismic Hazards Summit III

The Utah Geological Survey and Western States Seismic Policy Council will convene a Basin and Range Province Seismic Hazard Summit III (BRPSHSIII) January 12 - 17, 2015 in Salt Lake City, Utah. The purpose of BRPSHSIII is to bring together...Show More Summary

Newborn found in trash on ventilator; Mom arrested

6 days agoNews : The Newsroom

KEARNS, Utah (AP) — A newborn baby girl is expected to be in critical condition for several days after Utah police say her mother dumped her in a neighbor's trash can in a Salt Lake City suburb.

Feds propose ban on rope-swinging from Utah arches

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Federal officials have proposed a two-year ban on rope-swinging from iconic Utah arches and other high-flying activities at two popular landmarks that have led to deaths and injuries witnessed by visitors flocking to the sites for peaceful reflection.

Andaz Napa shaken, not stirred

Downtown Napa suffered some major damage from yesterday’s 6.0 earthquake. Andaz Napa, the luxury Hyatt brand hotel on 1st Street is temporarily closed. There was a piece on the Bay Area KTVU news about a Salt Lake City woman who suffered cut feet from broken glass evacuating the Andaz at 3:20am. Show More Summary

On the Move, 8/25/14

Stephen Nelson joins Bleacher Report as a host in New York. He previously worked at KEZI in Eugene, OR. Tasmin Mahfuz joins KXTV in Salt Lake City as a reporter. She was a reporter for EBRU news. Wale Aliyu joins WKYC in Cleveland as a reporter. Show More Summary

“The Lingering Stain of Slavery”

As the illuminating map generated by that study shows, children born in some regions—Salt Lake City and San Jose, Calif., for example—have a reasonable shot of moving up the social ladder. By contrast, many parts of the former Confederacy, it seems, are now the places where the American dream goes to die. Why is that... Continue reading

Woman released from hospital after drinking iced tea mixed with chemicals

A Utah woman who nearly died after unknowingly drinking iced tea mixed with chemicals has been released from a Salt Lake City hospital.

Awesome Great-Great-Grandmother Publishes Debut Erotica Novel At 86

When wife, mother, and now novelist Georgia Gorringe decided to write a book, people doubted the octogenarian would even finish it, let alone get it published. Gorringe, who lives in Salt Lake City, was hardly about to let age or inhibitions get in her way of her goal. She spent five years toiling away on [...]

Woman who drank toxic tea released from hospital

last weekNews : The Newsroom

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah woman who nearly died after unknowingly drinking iced tea mixed with chemicals has been released from a Salt Lake City hospital.

Sunday Travel Thread: Onion Edition [Y-not]

Every once in a while a politician will do something that doesn't irritate the heck out of me. (I denounce myself!) Sometimes it's even funny or cute. Just yesterday I discovered that the mayor of Salt Lake City made hay...

No, You Cannot Leave Great Salt Lake

last weekOdd : Neatorama

Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams and the area’s tourism board showed their sense of humor by responding to an article in the Onion that claimed the city was changing their tourism tactics. The original article stated (with auto play...Show More Summary

Protests After Utah Police Kill Unarmed Man

Protesters lined the sidewalk across the street from Salt Lake City police headquarters Monday afternoon to express their outrage at a spate of recent police shootings of unarmed people. Among the demonstrators were friends of Dillon Taylor, a 20-year-old man who was shot dead by Salt Lake City police outside a 7-Eleven Aug. Show More Summary

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