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Cox sworn in as new lieutenant governor

10/17/2013 7:48am
Addressing an ornate room in the state Capitol crowded with what looked to be most of his rural hometown, newly sworn-in Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox was overcome briefly by emotion Wednesday.

Utah delegates stand by their shutdown votes

10/17/2013 5:38pm
Utah's congressional delegation are standing by their votes, whether they voted "yes" or "no," on the measure to reopen the government.

Obama lashes Republicans as government reopens

10/17/2013 5:46pm
In withering day-after criticism, President Barack Obama declared Thursday that the 16-day partial government shutdown was a Republican-provoked spectacle that "encouraged our enemies" around the world.

Many uninsured Utahns frustrated by federal healthcare website

10/17/2013 10:29pm
Though the website that allows uninsured Americans to shop for affordable healthcare launched two weeks ago, many are still reporting glitches in the site.