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Republican group likens Clinton to Trump in advertisement

Julie Bykowicz, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 13th - 12:30pm

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is getting an assist from a Republican super PAC founded by a top strategist to former President George W. Bush.

Civil rights leader Lewis softening dismissal of Sanders

Meg Kinnard, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 13th - 11:50am

Civil rights leader John Lewis on Saturday softened his dismissal of Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders' work in the 1960s on behalf of racial equality.

1,000 pages of Clinton emails released; 84 classifications

Bradley Klapper, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 13th - 11:10am

The State Department has released more than 1,000 new pages of Hillary Clinton's emails.

The Latest: And then there were 6; GOP 2016 field narrows

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 13th - 6:40am

The Latest on the 2016 presidential race, with the focus turning to South Carolina and the Republican debate on Saturday night (all times local):

Rubio under pressure as Republicans debate in South Carolina

Julie Pace and Will Weissert, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 13th - 1:30am

Marco Rubio enters Saturday night's Republican presidential debate facing immense pressure to right his campaign after faltering badly in the last contest and finishing a disappointing fifth in New Hampshire.

Cruz's right turn on immigration belies more moderate past

Will Weissert, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 13th - 1:01am

Ted Cruz has for months repeated that when it comes to immigration, he has never supported granting "amnesty" or "legalization" to people in the United States illegally.

Research and control at center of marijuana debate: LDS Church issues new statement

Katie McKellar  |  Posted  Feb 12th - 9:41pm

As two very different bills aimed at making medical marijuana available to Utahns make their way through the Utah Legislature, both medical and religious leaders are urging lawmakers to pass cautious and research-driven legislation.

The Latest: Cruz ad puts Clinton in 'Office Space'

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 12th - 7:41pm

The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign (all times local):

Committee OKs resolution encouraging return of Olympics to Utah

Emily Larson  |  Posted  Feb 12th - 5:58pm

A resolution that would encourage bringing the Olympics back to Utah is one step closer to passing the Legislature.

Angle mulls US Senate bid; testing waters for money, support

Scott Sonner, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 12th - 5:50pm

Nevada conservative Sharron Angle says she's trying to determine if she could raise enough money to run for the U.S. Senate again, a move that could throw a wrench in Republicans' hopes to claim Democratic Sen. Harry Reid's soon-to-be-vacant seat.

Former Virginia Gov. Gilmore ends bid for the White House

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 12th - 3:11pm

Former Virginia Gov. Jim Gilmore says he is dropping out of the race for the White House.

Group urges ban on animal gas chambers; House rejects UTA tax bill

KSL.com  |  Posted  Feb 12th - 12:56pm

A group of citizens asked lawmakers to prohibit animal gas chambers in Utah, a controversial Rocky Mountain Power bill gets early approval and the House rejected a bill that would exclude UTA from receiving revenue from future tax hikes.

Sanders online fundraising gives Clinton a run for her money

Julie Bykowicz, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 12th - 9:50am

Bernie Sanders is giving Hillary Clinton a run for her money, $27 at a time.

5 takeaways from the Democratic debate

Eric Bradner, CNN  |  Posted  Feb 12th - 8:08am

President Barack Obama was the star of Thursday night's debate between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders.

Trump Jr. in Salt Lake talks about father's run for GOP nomination

Keith McCord  |  Posted  Feb 12th - 7:09am

Republican presidential candidates are heading to South Carolina for the primary coming up on Feb. 20. Donald Trump Jr. is in Salt Lake City and spoke about his father's run for the GOP nomination.

Clinton, Sanders vigorously agree _ except when they don't

Julie Pace and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 12th - 1:52am

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders vigorously agreed. Except when they didn't.

Things To Know: Oregon Legislature Roundup

Kristena Hansen, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 13th - 12:20pm

Oregon lawmakers have wrapped up week two of this year's rapid-fire 35 day session, and from here on things get interesting.

Sen. Harry Reid calls on Grayson to drop out of Senate race

Gary Fineout, Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 12th - 3:02pm

U.S. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid on Friday called for U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson to drop out of the race for a Senate seat in Florida, but Grayson angrily denounced the move and said he has no plans to follow Reid's suggestion.

The Latest: Grayson refuses call to drop out of Senate race

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Feb 12th - 12:21pm

The Latest on Sen. Harry Reid calling on Alan Grayson to drop of U.S. Senate race (all times local):