Surveillance debate produces unusual alliances

...libertarian-minded Republicans defy their leaders to make common cause with liberal Democrats.Tea party conservative Sen. Mike Lee of Utah is pairing with liberal stalwart Sen. Patrick Leahy of Vermont to push for Senate passage of the USA Freedom Act, which would...
Scouts' leader: Ban on gays not sustainable

...This seems to me to be sound judgment 101," he said, calling Gates' message a display of "political correctness."The Utah-based Mormon church is the nation's largest sponsor of Boy Scout units, and in the past has supported the ban on participation...
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Wingsuit fliers knew they were cheating death

...Olson, a National Park Service spokesman. Two of those were at Utah's Zion and one at Glacier in Montana.The park service celebrates...title by National Geographic magazine.Potter's solo ascent of Utah's iconic Delicate Arch in May 2006 prompted the National Park...
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One year after opening, UAS dorm has its dedication

...want to leave, so I'm not going to. If it wasn't for my experience in the freshman dorms, I do believe I would be back in Utah. ... I made friendships that will last a lifetime."UAS professor Lance Twitchell spoke on the connection of Native history...
Today In Sports History for May 17

...The New York Islanders beat the Edmonton Oilers 4-2 to win their fourth consecutive Stanley Cup.1988 - John Stockton of Utah ties Magic Johnson's NBA playoff assist record with 24 in a 111-109 loss against the Los Angeles Lakers in Game 5 of the...
Agents likely drunk in W.H. incident policies, Roth said there is a lack of accountability within the Secret Service.Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, and the ranking Democrat, Elijah Cummings of Maryland, said in a statement that Roth's report was more evidence that the...
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Utah police officers suspended for bikini video shoot

SALT LAKE CITY - Two Utah peace officers have been suspended without...women firing high-powered weapons.The Utah Department of Public Safety imposed the discipline in December on Rob Wilkinson, a Utah Highway Patrol sergeant, and Justin Hansen...
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Today In Sports History for Sunday, May 3

...the longest in the majors since 1991 and the National League's longest since 1951.2001 - Dallas, with an 84-83 win over Utah, becomes the sixth team in NBA history to win a five-game series after trailing 0-2. The Mavericks rally from double-digit...
Report: 1,580 IRS workers evaded taxes

...their salaries. That means filing their taxes and paying the taxes they owe to the government," said Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, chairman of the Senate Finance Committee.Rep. Peter Roskam, R-Ill., chairman of the House Ways and Means oversight...
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Utah routs Colorado St in Las Vegas Bowl

...quarterback Travis Wilson and No. 23 Utah had Colorado State on the run in the Las...suit, but he's a capable runner," Utah coach Kyle Whittingham said. "He's...have won 11 of their last 12 bowl games.Utah (9-4) scored on its first three possessions...


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