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Provo-Orem, SLC ranked among best performers for business in US

01/25/2014 8:59am
A recent report from the Milken Institute ranked the Provo-Orem area as No. 2 and Salt Lake City as No. 5 on its list of the Top 25 Best- Performing Large Cities for business.

State to consider 4 plans in moving Utah State Prison

01/25/2014 10:47am
Four plans are under consideration to move and expand the Utah State Prison, with a fifth option to keep the prison at Point of the Mountain.

Poll finds reading by 3rd grade should be top legislative priority

01/25/2014 12:13pm
Getting children to read by third grade should be the top priority for the 2014 Legislature, according to a new poll for Weber State University and the Exoro Group released Wednesday.

Panel discusses challenges of adapting for film during Sundance

01/25/2014 12:49pm
A panel of authors, directors and producers discussed the challenges of adapting source material for film during an event Thursday at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City.

Rep. Chris Stewart to seek re-election in 2014

01/25/2014 1:35pm
Saying he still has work to do, Rep. Chris Stewart, R-Utah, announced Tuesday he is seeking re-election in Utah's 2nd Congressional District.

Man in hospital after fleeing from police in stolen BMW

01/25/2014 2:08pm
A man is recovering in the hospital after allegedly stealing a BMW in Texas and leading police in Utah on a high-speed chase Saturday morning.

State School Board chairwoman named Herbert's education adviser

01/25/2014 4:44pm
Newly appointed State School Board Chairwoman Tami Pyfer has been named as Gov. Gary Herbert's education adviser.

Police looking for man who ran down another man with his truck

01/25/2014 10:16pm
Salt Lake police are searching for a man they say struck another man with his truck — seriously injuring him — following an altercation.

3-year-old boy killed in 5-car crash in Taylorsville

01/25/2014 10:40pm
Police shut down 5400 South in Taylorsville for several hours Saturday night following an accident that killed a 3-year-old boy.

85-year-old woman found dead in house fire; homicide suspected

01/25/2014 10:41pm
Police are investigating the death of a woman who was found dead in her burning home early Saturday as a homicide.

Mother, 2 daughters homeless after morning house fire

01/25/2014 10:42pm
A woman and her two daughters are out of their home after an early morning electrical fire to their mobile home Saturday.

Utah soldier receives Purple Heart

01/25/2014 10:42pm
Jose Artalejo was injured when a bomb exploded under his vehicle in Afghanistan. Even with all the clapping, hugs and nice things said about him at his medal ceremony, Artalejo is just happy to be alive.

Clean-air activists rally at Capitol Hill

01/25/2014 10:43pm
An estimated 4,000 people gathered on the front steps and lawn at the state Capitol in Salt Lake City to voice their displeasure with the state's lawmakers and a lack of regulation and taxation they believe would help clean up the air.