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  • Boyd K. Packer dies at 90; Mormon leader next in line to be church president

    Boyd K. Packer dies at 90; Mormon leader next in line to be church president
    High-ranking Mormon leader Boyd K. Packer, a strict conservative who was next in line to be president of the church, died Friday at his home, said the Salt Lake City-based Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in a statement. He was 90. The death...
  • Civics test, rules for e-cigarette sales among new Utah laws

    More than 50 new laws took effect Wednesday in Utah, including measures requiring high school students to pass a U.S. citizenship test, restrictions on electronic-cigarette sellers and expanded death benefits for families of fallen police officers and...
  • 80,000 Utah residents to keep getting health subsidies

    More than 80,000 Utah residents will keep receiving federal help to pay for health insurance after the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday upheld tax subsidies that are at the heart of President Barack Obama's signature health care law. The court ruled the...
  • Officials donate cash for Utah commissioner in ATV protest

    After learning that using state funds might spark a lawsuit, officials sympathetic to a Utah county commissioner made a show of going into their pockets and piling wads of cash on a table Wednesday to pay legal bills from his conviction for protesting...
  • A state-by-state look at governors' trade trips abroad

    U.S. governors have taken or scheduled about 80 trips abroad since the start of 2014, generally focused on boosting exports or recruiting businesses to their states. Here's a look at what each governor has done. ___ ALABAMA Republican Gov. Robert...
  • Utah board of ed member, wife, 2 children die in plane crash

    A Utah State Board of Education member, his wife and two of their children died Friday morning and another child was hurt when their small plane crashed while taking off from a relative's grass airstrip in southwest Missouri, authorities said. Missouri...
  • Health care law's unlikely supporters: Utah cops

    WASHINGTON Gary Herbert, Utah's Republican governor, has a health care problem. Under the Affordable Care Act, states are eligible for federal money to pay for expanding access to Medicaid, the health insurance program for the poor. Herbert's spent more...
  • Army chief: Human error likely not cause of anthrax mistake

    Army chief: Human error likely not cause of anthrax mistake
    The U.S. Army's top general said Thursday that human error probably was not a factor in the Army's mistaken shipment of live anthrax samples from a chemical weapons testing site that was opened more than 70 years ago in a desolate stretch of desert in...
  • Despite Tsarnaev, the death penalty is on the decline

    Despite Tsarnaev, the death penalty is on the decline
    The execution of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev for his role in the Boston Marathon bombing — if it ever takes place — will quite possibly be the last of its kind, remembered as the last time the federal government put a person to death. After a formal...
  • Expected guests at Japan state dinner

    Below is a list of expected attendees at tonight’s Japan State Dinner, provided by the Office of the First Lady. The President and Mrs. Obama His Excellency Shinzo Abe, prime minister of Japan, and Mrs. Akie Abe Ms. Chitose Abe Ms. Miki...
  • Capital punishment is barbaric, whatever form it takes

    Capital punishment is barbaric, whatever form it takes
    The state of Oklahoma, which developed the nation's first lethal injection protocol for executions, may soon approve what lawmakers say is a new, even more humane way of killing people. Following the advice of a criminal justice professor who is also a...