Jake Pearson, Associated Press | Posted Dec 1st - 11:51pm
Inspired by his own experience living in a New York City apartment building that was converted into high-priced condos, a 71-year-old former state regulator is taking on developers citywide on behalf of seniors and disabled tenants.
Brandon Bailey, Associated Press | Posted Dec 1st - 6:14pm
Talk about birth announcements: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife said they'll devote nearly all their wealth — roughly $45 billion — to good works in celebration of their new baby daughter, Max.
Joan Lowy, Associated Press | Posted Dec 1st - 5:10pm
The House and Senate have reached agreement on a 5-year, $281 billion transportation bill that would increase spending to address the nation's aging and congested highways and transit systems — a legislative feat that lawmakers and President Barack Obama have struggled throughout his administration to achieve.
Brady McCombs, Associated Press | Posted Dec 2nd - 12:20am
Environmental advocates will try to persuade the Utah Supreme Court Wednesday that the state's approval of an oil refinery expansion would add to air quality woes in northern Utah, parts of which suffer from some of the nation's worst air in winter.
Kimberly Pierceall, Associated Press | Posted Dec 1st - 5:10pm
Five years after workers first sought union representation and two years after angry labor protests led to arrests, the Culinary Union has brokered a deal with The Cosmopolitan Las Vegas to represent the casino-resort's more than 2,000 workers.
A man accused of kidnapping and killing a 6-year-old girl will be sent to the state mental hospital rather than stand trial in her death. A judge in West Jordan ruled today that 44-year-old Terry Lee Black is not mentally competent for trial, though the court is expected to review the decision in about a year.
Tami Abdollah, Associated Press | Posted Dec 1st - 4:00pm
Internal Revenue Service criminal investigators will not continue to use cellphone-tracking technology without first seeking a warrant, the IRS commissioner told Congress in a letter made public Tuesday.