Stories tagged: salt lake city
Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 7:18 p.m.
Daughter says she was abused by polygamous sect leader
A daughter of polygamous sect leader Warren Jeffs said he sexually abused her for years when she was a child growing up in the secretive group, according to an interview …
Tue., Oct. 31, 2017, 3:50 p.m.
Police arrest man sought in deaths in Utah, Colorado
A man sought in the fatal attempted carjacking of a University of Utah student and the death of a Colorado man was arrested Tuesday after he surrendered to authorities at …
Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 5:14 p.m.
Utah officer fired after nurse’s arrest caught on video
A Utah police officer was fired Tuesday after being seen on video roughly handcuffing a nurse because she refused to allow a blood draw in an incident that became a …
Wed., Sept. 13, 2017, 6:33 p.m.
Salt Lake City mayor: Investigation found arrest of nurse broke policies
An investigation into the rough arrest of a Utah nurse who refused to allow a blood draw on an unconscious patient found evidence that police officers violated department policies, the …
Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 12:55 p.m.
Ex-teen bride wins $16 million case against polygamous group
A woman who was married to her cousin at age 14 in a ceremony overseen by polygamous sect leader Warren Jeffs has won a $16 million lawsuit against the group.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 1, 2017, 5:30 p.m.
Nurse arrested for denying blood test: ‘This cop bullied me’
A Utah nurse said she was scared to death when a police officer handcuffed and dragged her screaming from a hospital after she refused to allow blood to be drawn …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 1, 2017, 4:10 p.m.
Downtown Spokane auto dealer begins construction on Honda block
The final phase of a revamped downtown Spokane Larry H. Miller auto campus is underway, as the Salt Lake City-based dealer broke ground this week for its city block-size Honda …
Fri., June 23, 2017, 6:58 p.m.
Utah evacuees watched flames draw closer, smoke get thicker
A wildfire menacing a southern Utah ski town for nearly a week flared again, doubling in size for the second night in a row and torching more homes after residents …
UPDATED: Thu., June 15, 2017, 9:12 a.m.
Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs captured after 1 year
Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs was captured Wednesday night in South Dakota after being on the run for nearly a year after escaping from home confinement in Utah pending trial …
Mon., April 17, 2017, 11:05 a.m.
Woman wearing pajama bottoms robs 6 banks, police say
Police have arrested a Utah woman believed to be the pajama-wearing robber in at least six bank robberies in the Salt Lake City area, including five in less than two …
Tue., April 4, 2017, 4:51 p.m.
President of Mormon church hospitalized in Salt Lake City
The 89-year-old president of the Mormon church has been hospitalized in Salt Lake City.
UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017, 11:46 p.m.
Gonzaga alumni share in the revelry at Zags’ tourney site
Jen Hansel was on her way to Amsterdam from her home in Denver when she found herself stuck in the Salt Lake City airport for a seven-hour layover. So she …
Tue., March 14, 2017
Stockton Malone Shorts got a Jazzy name from his parents
In Utah, the name Stockton is nothing close to an anomaly.
Sun., March 12, 2017, 10:43 p.m.
Salt Lake City wasn’t so friendly to Zags in 2013
Five years ago when the 2013 Zags strolled into what was previously known as Energy Solutions Arena, they found themselves in a building full of fans that were jumping on …
Mon., Aug. 29, 2016, 1:09 p.m.
$50K reward for capture of fugitive polygamist Lyle Jeffs
Federal authorities are offering a $50,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of fugitive polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs.
Sun., June 26, 2016, 7:28 p.m.
Father finds a dozen wife prospects for son Baron Brooks
Arthur Brooks showed up in Coeur d’Alene this weekend ready to find a suitable mate for his son, Salt Lake City businessman Baron Brooks, and left with around a dozen …
Mon., June 20, 2016, 2:04 p.m.
Polygamous leader Lyle Jeffs flees home confinement
Authorities say polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs has fled Salt Lake City, where he was supposed to be on home confinement pending trial on charges in a multimillion-dollar food stamp …
Mon., May 30, 2016, 9:50 a.m.
Facebook requirement at Salt Lake City apartment contract draws no likes
Tenants at a Salt Lake City apartment complex are not giving “likes” to a Facebook-centric condition to their lease.
Mon., Nov. 18, 2013, 7:57 a.m.
Utah kidnapping suspect arrested in Spokane
SALT LAKE CITY — A 20-year-old Utah woman accused of kidnapping her young son during a supervised visitation has been arrested in Spokane.
Sun., Jan. 20, 2013
Salt Lake City isn’t all about the slopes
SALT LAKE CITY – Utah’s internationally acclaimed ski resorts are the main reason people visit Salt Lake City in the winter, but there are plenty of fun, free and interesting …
Sun., Dec. 12, 2010
Mormon capital is slowly starting to shed its conservative image
SALT LAKE CITY – You already know about this place, so there’s not much to say, really. Center of the Mormon universe. Conservative living. Wacky alcohol laws. A buzz saw …