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ACLU plans to reveal lawsuit over Utah not recognizing same-sex marriages

01/18/2014 8:47am
The ACLU of Utah is set Tuesday to announce a lawsuit against the state over the decision not to recognize marriages of same-sex couples performed before a stay was issued in the Amendment 3 case.

Biggest risk to rising Utah economy 'constant bickering' of Congress

01/18/2014 11:21am
Utah's economy is poised for growth if Congress avoids sending the national economy into a tailspin due to bureaucratic gridlock, local economists say.

Sundance premiere 'Camp X-Ray' uncovers Gitmo life

01/18/2014 11:46am
Kristen Stewart endures a fair share of abuse in her latest film. In "Camp X-Ray," which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on Friday, the actress stars as Amy Cole, a guard stationed at Guantanamo Bay, the U.S. prison in Cuba detaining terrorist suspects.

Prison move recommendations ready, consultant says

01/18/2014 3:16pm
The consultant hired to help the state determine whether to move the Utah State Prison said Thursday he'll be ready to make recommendations before the start of the 2014 Legislature.

Power-generating customers question power rate hike

01/18/2014 4:31pm
This month, Rocky Mountain Power announced a rate hike request of $76.3 million, or 4 percent, from the Utah Public Service Commission. The request also included a $4.25 monthly fee for "net metering," prompting a debate on customer-generated power.

LA fire fueled by drought, could impact the country

01/18/2014 4:57pm
Firefighters are still contending with a wildfire that was allegedly set on purpose in the Los Angeles area. But it's being fueled by a drought that was already sweeping the state, which could impact people across the country.

Obama asks for intelligence gathering changes, opponents react

01/18/2014 5:22pm
Reaction is pouring in fast over President Obama's recommendations to change the government's controversial intelligence gathering methods.

'Stargazers' gather at the Sundance Film Festival

01/18/2014 6:42pm
The 30th annual Sundance Film Festival got underway Thursday and is drawing a host of celebrities and their fans. Dozens of celebrity seekers crowded the sidewalk Saturday morning, eager to get autographs and photos.

Condolence letters to Jacqueline Kennedy released for the first time

01/18/2014 7:21pm
Fifty years after Jacqueline Kennedy publicly thanked Americans for their letters after the loss of her husband, the JFK Library released some of those letters.

State requests more time to appeal same-sex ruling, plaintiffs want request denied

01/18/2014 8:03pm
The gay and lesbian couples whose lawsuit led to Utah's voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage being overturned are asking the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals to deny the state's motion for more time to file an appeal.

Police seek public help identifying bank robber

01/18/2014 8:41pm
The West Jordan Police Department is seeking the public's help with identifying an alleged bank robber.

Becker, White House staff talk climate change challenges

01/18/2014 9:14pm
Salt Lake Mayor Ralph Becker hosted White House representatives Friday in a community discussion about climate change and its challenges to Salt Lake City.

Committee hopes to better locate wireless 911 calls

01/18/2014 9:33pm
Location information for wireless emergency calls released in October by the Federal Communications Commission prompted the Utah 911 Committee to take a closer look at how the state's system is functioning.

Candlelight Vigil held for murder-suicide victims in Spanish Fork

01/18/2014 10:21pm
A candlelight vigil was held Saturday night for a Spanish Fork family that died in a quadruple murder-suicide.

Utah ice rinks host 900 youth hockey players for tournament

01/18/2014 10:21pm
Skiing isn't the only big sporting event going on this weekend in Utah. A youth hockey tournament involving 50 teams from 9 states are in the Salt Lake Valley.

Man ejected, killed in car crash

01/18/2014 11:58pm
A 37-year-old Stansbury Park man died Saturday after he was ejected in a crash.