After touring the National Lynching Memorial recently, former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper spoke of the "shame" he felt that some white people "kind of looked the other way during these lynching incidents."
Paul J. Weber, Associated Press | PostedApr 24th - 2:57am
Julián Castro's run for president followed a fast rise in the Democratic Party: a big-city Latino mayor of San Antonio at age 34, an Obama Cabinet member and a contender for Hillary Clinton's running mate in 2016.
Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez on Tuesday ruled out forming a government with the center-right Citizens party if his Socialists win Spain's general election, clearing a major unknown in the tight race going into the weekend vote.
Americans for Prosperity Utah is sending out mailers as part of a national campaign urging voters to thank their state lawmakers for backing "Clean Slate" legislation that automatically expunges records of minor criminal offenses.
Will Weissert, Associated Press | PostedApr 23rd - 12:43pm
Some top Democrats vying for the White House in 2020 are clamoring for impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump, but many of their congressional colleagues — who would have to manage such efforts — are far more wary.
Paul J. Weber, Associated Press | PostedApr 23rd - 7:46am
Democrat MJ Hegar, an Air Force veteran whose viral campaign ads nearly helped her get elected in one of Texas' most Republican-friendly congressional districts last year, set her sights higher on Tuesday and launched a run for U.S. Senate against Republican incumbent John Cornyn.
Meg Kinnard, Associated Press | PostedApr 23rd - 5:33am
Democratic presidential candidate Kamala (KAH'-mah-lah) Harris is adding to her list of African American endorsements in South Carolina, the first test of the black vote in next year's primary elections.
Utah Gov. Gary Herbert, flanked by lawmakers and advocates, conducted a ceremonial signing Monday of 15 air quality-related measures and the investment of $28 million to make further emissions reductions. He praised the collaborative effort.
A newly-released version of a previously heavily redacted report shows an investigator concluded that a Utah mayor — who has been of being demeaning and physically intimidating to former city employees and others — violated city policies multiple times.