| Jan 8, 2014
| 12:39 PM
Same-sex marriage lasted in Utah for about 2 1/2 weeks.
On Wednesday, the Utah governor's office directed state agencies to ignore the hundreds of gay marriages that were performed in the state after a federal judge struck down the state's ban Dec. 20....
| Dec 21, 2013
| 6:10 PM
Laurie Wood and Kody Partridge of Salt Lake City didn't know they were going to get married on Friday.
They didn’t even have the time to tell anyone. Wood was so frazzled she almost forgot to grab her driver’s license before heading to...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 2:13 PM
WASHINGTON — The "closed’’ signs at the national parks have been down for weeks but states still don't know whether they will be reimbursed by federal taxpayers for their costs of reopening landmarks such as the Grand Canyon and Statue...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 6:48 PM
With the federal government still shut down, states across the country inked deals to reopen national parks within their state borders, seeking to stop further losses to local economies anchored by park tourism.
The Grand Canyon, Rocky Mountain National...
| May 25, 2013
| 4:07 PM
Irvine Mayor Steven Choi believes his city is "one of America's best places in which to have a business."
During his first annual Business Luncheon with the Mayor on Tuesday, he cited a February Orange County Business Journal article that said Irvine'...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 3:47 PM
Utah Gov. Gary Herbert and Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell were in California this week on a whirlwind tour to woo Golden State businesses to expand or relocate to their states.
At the Westin South Coast Plaza hotel in Costa Mesa on Thursday, both state...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 6:49 PM
Arizona voters have a big decision to make this November. Really big.
Arizonans will vote next month on a ballot proposal to give the state control over the Grand Canyon – the latest move in the so-called “sagebrush revolt” in which...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:17 AM
Hitachi Powdered Metals (USA), Inc., a powdered metal components supplier, announced plans today to expand its operations here, creating up to 60 new jobs by 2014.
Hitachi Powdered Metals (USA), Inc., a subsidiary of Japan-based Hitachi Powdered Metals,...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 6:21 PM
Republicans picked up a key seat in North Carolina, flipping a state that hasn't elected a GOP governor since the 1980s, according to CNN projections.
Eleven states are holding gubernatorial races Tuesday, in which Democrats are defending eights seats;...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Republicans flipped North Carolina, a state that hasn't elected a GOP governor since the 1980s, expanding their national lead over Democrats at the statehouse level, according to CNN projections.
Eleven states held governors' races Tuesday. Democrats...
| Feb 24, 2011
| 4:35 PM
State flower. State gun. What's the difference -- in the West?...