The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints broke ground Saturday on a new temple in Wyoming's scenic Star Valley.
The Associated Press | posted Apr 25th - 11:25pm
President Barack Obama says he's bringing a new attitude to the final quarter of his presidency: Bucket!
Binaj Gurubacharya and Muneeza Naqvi, Associated Press | posted Apr 25th - 11:09pm
A Nepal police official says at least 1,910 people have been killed, including at least 721 in Kathmandu, in the immense weekend earthquake centered outside of the capital of the Himalayan nation.
Jasen Lee | posted Apr 25th - 9:41pm
Northern Utah County is among the fastest growing areas in the Intermountain West, and that growth is spawning some significant traffic and transportation issues.
Tom Foreman Jr., Meredith Somers and Juliet Linderman, Associated Press | posted Apr 25th - 9:34pm
Thousands of protesters took to the streets Saturday in the largest Freddie Gray rally yet, and after hours of peaceful demonstrations, pockets of protesters smashed out police car windows and storefronts.
Lisa Riley Roche | posted Apr 25th - 7:57pm
The man responsible for raising nearly $1 billion for Mitt Romney's last presidential race is trying to talk a Provo business executive into running against Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah.
Wendy Leonard | posted Apr 25th - 7:30pm
Approximately 300 people turned out Saturday for a search of areas Elizabeth "Elena" Laguna Salgado frequented in the month she lived in Provo. The 26-year-old woman hasn't been seen or heard from since Thursday, April 16.
Freida Frisaro, Associated Press | posted Apr 25th - 7:01pm
One morning last summer, Tony Smith slipped a multicolor tutu over his scrubs in the pre-op ward of a South Florida hospital to grant the wish of a young patient heading to surgery.
Josh Furlong | posted Apr 25th - 6:24pm
Sophomore Marcus Williams picked off quarterback Conner Manning a yard short of the end zone and returned it for a 99-yard touchdown to lift Utah's white team over the red team 12-0.
Alex Cabrero | posted Apr 25th - 6:08pm
A group of four Utah residents were in Nepal to bring clothes, shoes and supplies to children when their mission was interrupted Saturday by a deadly 7.8-magnitude earthquake.
Pat Reavy | posted Apr 25th - 4:03pm
The focus of this year's annual Utah Gang Conference is getting back to basics.
Ben Lockhart | posted Apr 25th - 3:30pm
A five-year investigation into several Utah and Arizona construction companies resulted in repaid back wages and damages for more than 1,000 workers in the two states, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.
McKenzie Romero | posted Apr 25th - 2:51pm
West Valley City went to the Utah Court of Appeals Wednesday to oppose reinstatement of Lt. John Coyle, who headed the police department's now defunct Neighborhood Narcotics Unit.
Megan Marsden Christensen | posted Apr 25th - 2:31pm
At last, the first band has been announced for the upcoming Ogden Twilight concert.
Michelle L. Price, Associated Press | posted Apr 25th - 1:27pm
After a failed first attempt to pass a medical marijuana law in conservative Utah, a Republican state senator is renewing his push for the bill in an online video where he invokes individual liberty, limited government and the memory of his grandfather, former Mormon church president Ezra Taft Benson.
Dennis Romboy | posted Apr 25th - 12:25pm
Cottonwood Heights Mayor Kelvyn Cullimore on Friday defended his police department's search of the state's prescription drug database that led to criminal charges against a United Fire Authority official and lawsuit against the city.
Deseret News Sports Staff | posted Apr 25th - 12:09pm
With the draft less than a week away, here's our predictions on how the first round will play out on April 30. Will a Utes player be taken in the first round? Will there be a run on wide receivers?
Lisa Riley Roche | posted Apr 25th - 11:25am
Now that Utah's favorite son Mitt Romney is no longer a candidate for president, "undecided" is the top choice of the state's Republicans in the party's 2016 nomination race.
Ben Dowsett | posted Apr 25th - 10:50am
The Jazz's Derrick Favors had a near All-Star level season, but his contract situation going forward is a big part of what makes him so valuable to the team.
Dennis Romboy | posted Apr 25th - 10:25am
Gov. Gary Herbert and Republican legislative leaders are scheduled to meet with Obama administration officials in Washington, D.C., next week to talk about Medicaid expansion.
Ben Lockhart | posted Apr 25th - 9:55am
Two former Bountiful High School wrestlers have been charged in 2nd District Court and an assistant wrestling coach reprimanded by the school after an allegedly violent case of hazing on a team bus in December.
Katie McKellar | posted Apr 25th - 9:20am
A Salt Lake couple who had been married for more than 74 years both died on April 7, less than six hours apart. Marcus Yensen held the gates of heaven open so his wife, Madelyn, could walk in first, then he followed her, family members said.
Jasen Lee | posted Apr 25th - 8:35am
On Friday, third-graders at Guadalupe School in Salt Lake City got a lesson from two of Utah's top banking executives on the basics of money management in honor of National Teach Children to Save Day.
The Associated Press | posted Apr 24th - 10:46pm
A Washington teen who strapped fake explosives to his body in a stunt to ask a date to prom has been suspended from school.
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