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Nation Jun 17Watchdog to investigate whether Interior Department moves on Utah monument were illegal
The Government Accountability Office will investigate whether the U.S. Interior Department broke the law by making plans to open lands cut from a Utah national monument by President Donald Trump to leasing for oil, gas and coal development, a pair…
Nation May 10WATCH: Thousands gather in Utah for 150th anniversary of railroad
Some 15,000 people are expected to gather Friday at the remote spot in the Utah desert where the final spikes were hammered into the ground 150 years ago.
Nation Apr 04Mormon church repeals baptism ban for children of gay parents
The surprise announcement reverses rules that triggered widespread condemnations from LGBTQ members and their allies.
Nation Feb 01National parks still recovering after partial government shutdown
Many parks went unstaffed, while others had skeleton crews with local governments and nonprofits contributing money and volunteers.
Politics Nov 21Once a rising GOP star, Utah’s Rep. Mia Love loses seat to Democrat
Ben McAdams, a Democratic mayor of Salt Lake County, defeated Love by fewer than 700 votes in a back-and-forth race that took two weeks to sort out in deep-red Utah, according to final results released Tuesday.
Nation Oct 05Mormon Tabernacle Choir renamed in church shift
The gospel singing group will now be called The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square.
Nation Mar 31New Asian-American, Brazilian apostles make Mormon history
The Mormon church made history and injected diversity into a top leadership panel on Saturday by selecting the first-ever Latin-American apostle and the first-ever apostle of Asian ancestry.
Politics Jun 13Proposed downsizing of Bears Ears National Monument draws mixed reactions
"It sets a precedent for the review of all the monuments," said Beth Casoni, executive director of the Massachusetts Lobstermen's Association Inc.
Politics Dec 28In a victory for Native American tribes, Obama names new monuments in Utah and Nevada
President Barack Obama designated two national monuments Wednesday at sites in Utah and Nevada that have become key flashpoints over use of public land in the U.S. West.
Politics Oct 21Who is Evan McMullin, the third-party candidate surging in Utah?
The Republican stronghold of Utah is suddenly a toss-up state amid widespread rejection of Trump, with polls showing Evan McMullin closing in on the Republican nominee and Democrat Hillary Clinton.