News

Campus sex assault bill advances in Utah

Campus Sexual Assault Bill

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A panel of Utah lawmakers approved a campus sexual assault bill despite...

Local

Weber County's new economic growth plan may be ready by late March

James Ebert

County officials have made economic development a priority, seeking input from consultants and others, and one apparent goal will be boosting the median income here. 


Local

Ogden home seemingly teeters atop eroding perch as lawsuit lingers

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Bennett Thurgood and his family moved into the home in late 2014 but later filed suit against the builders and moved out in 2016 because of extensive cracking and deterioration of the land beneath it.


Government

Weber County social media presence 'leading the state,' PR rep says

Sasha Clark Dicio

The Dicio Group received a $94,500 contract with the county to help with marketing and a company rep updated county commissioners on its efforts.


Government

Congress releases redacted, declassified Democratic memo

Trump-Russia Probe-Democratic Memo

WASHINGTON (AP) — A redacted, declassified memo released by Democrats on the House intelligence committee Saturday aims to counter a narrative that Republicans on the committee have pushed for months — that the FBI and Justice Department conspired against President Donald Trump during his...


Business

The Latest: Colleges lend support to student protesters

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the backlash against the National Rifle Association after a deadly school shooting in Florida (all times local): 6:05 p.m. Dozens of college and universities are telling students who may face discipline at their high schools for participating in gun control...


Government

The Latest: White House says Dem memo 'politically driven'

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic memo that aims to counter GOP allegations that the FBI abused government surveillance powers in its investigation into Russian election interference (all times local): 5:40 p.m. The White House says a Democratic memo rebutting GOP claims of...


Environment

Utah's snowpack still far from normal, but late February storms help

LL 01 snow storm update 2-23-17

Think the recent snowfall has improved Utah’s water situation? We’ve got some bad news.


Business

Toyota, Hyundai recall roughly 110,000 vehicles

NEW YORK (AP) — Toyota and Hyundai have recalled roughly a combined 110,000 trucks and sport utility vehicles, including the 2018 Toyota Tundra and Sequoia, and the 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe and Santa Fe Sport. In its recall announced Saturday, Hyundai says some of Santa Fe vehicles are at risk for the...


State

GOP tax law boosts income taxes, budgets in some states

Tax Overhaul States

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Republican tax overhaul is giving most Americans a break on their federal income taxes. But fallout from the same law means many people could actually see their state income taxes rise. For some state governments, the prospect of getting more revenue without actively...


State

Campus sex assault bill advances in Utah

Campus Sexual Assault Bill

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A panel of Utah lawmakers approved a campus sexual assault bill despite concerns that encouraging colleges to alert police to serious allegations could keep victims from reporting assaults. Rep. Kim Coleman pointed to cases where women reported assaults only to find...


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