| 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...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 12:51 AM
Author Stephen Covey, whose "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People" sold more than 20 million copies, died Monday at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center, a hospital spokeswoman said.
He was 79.
Covey's family issued a statement, reported by CNN...
| Feb 5, 2012
| 2:28 AM
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A federal judge has ruled there's sufficient evidence to allow a polygamous family made famous by a reality TV show to pursue a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of Utah's bigamy law.
U.S. District Judge Clark Waddoups...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Well, the Florida Gators didn’t make it to the Final Four. But Orlando mayor and University of Florida alum Buddy Dyer did get the satisfaction of winning one of those politician-type bets when the Gators beat the Brigham Young University Cougars....
| Mar 23, 2011
| 2:00 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Dozens of bills are advancing through statehouses nationwide that would put an array of new obstacles — legal, financial and psychological — in the paths of women seeking abortions.
The tactics vary: mandatory sonograms...
| Feb 11, 2011
| 12:58 PM
Utah is about to become the first state to have an official firearm.
The Utah Senate has passed a bill declaring the Browning M1911 the Beehive state's official gun. Lawmakers passed the bill on a party line vote with Republicans supporting the...
| Feb 13, 2011
| 6:12 AM
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Gov. Rick Snyder's upcoming budget proposal will include "substantial" cuts in every area of state government, along with plans to restore some of the money the following year, Michigan's budget director told The Associated...