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Inmates donating organs: Bill would formalize the process

01/31/2013 8:15am
A bill introduced at the Utah Legislature would formalize a policy that allows inmates to sign up to be organ donors.

4 takeaways from State of State address

01/31/2013 10:44am
In his annual State of State address, Gov. Gary Herbert set forth his agenda for the year, with the bulk of his focus placed on educational and economic prosperity.

Opinion: We must reclaim moral and fiscal discipline

01/31/2013 12:26pm
We are standing at a tipping point in our history. We must reclaim the moral and fiscal discipline that created the American dream. What we do now will determine what kind of nation and what kind of future we pass on to our children and grandchildren.

Republicans hammer defense nominee Chuck Hagel

01/31/2013 4:34pm
President Barack Obama's nominee for defense secretary on Thursday defended his views of the military and global threats, pushing back against criticism that has focused on his past statements on Israel, Iran and nuclear weapons. Chuck Hagel told senators that America "must engage _ not retreat _ in the world," and insisted that his record is consistent on that point.