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Choosing Joy By Choosing Salt Lake City

Sarah Pike | Posted 07.28.2016 | Travel
Sarah Pike

Living away from Salt Lake helped me to understand that there are more reasons to move to Salt Lake than most people realize, so I want to share a bit about my city's charm and what makes it so exceptionally rare.

Believing in the Impossible and Dreaming Big

Melissa Marsted | Posted 12.17.2016 | Women
Melissa Marsted

Cancer has been a specter in my family. My grandmother, Granny Lu, a strong, petite woman, the daughter of AC Gilbert, an inventor and Olympic gold medal-winner and owner of The Toy Barn, a former toy store in Hamden, Connecticut, was diagnosed with cancer when I was a teenager.

Utah The Beautiful

Fodor's | Posted 09.14.2016 | Travel

From scenic drives to national parks, Utah offers terrific experiences that should be on every traveler's list. Here are Fodor's top picks for a memorable trip.

Strangers Rally Together To Rescue Teen Driver Trapped In Flipped-Over SUV In River

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 09.22.2014 | Good News

These teens are lucky to be alive. Three young men, ages 16 and 17, were in an SUV, speeding down a highway in Salt Lake City last Thursday, accor...

First Lady Challenges Mayors to End Veteran Homelessness

Jean-Michel Giraud | Posted 08.13.2014 | DC
Jean-Michel Giraud

It's clear that ending veteran homelessness is possible with ideas and outlooks like this and the hope is that mayors all over the country will take heed and join in some good old fashioned mayoral competition lest they would be outrun by their neighbors.

America's Coolest City Playgrounds

MiniTime | Posted 06.11.2014 | Travel

A good ol' playground can be a welcome sight to travel-weary kids, and one of the nicest -- and cheapest -- ways to experience a city like a local.

The City With The Most Same-Sex Couples Raising Kids Is...

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A new Williams Institute poll has revealed some startling facts about the demographics of gay and lesbian parents. Metro areas with the highest pe...

TMJ Implants bought by Utah investment firm

Denver Business Journal | Denver Business Journal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Joint-replacement prosthesis maker TMJ Implants Inc. of Golden has been bought out of bankruptcy by Salt Lake City-based private investment firm Crock...

Flight Delayed? Drink up at These 5 Outstanding Airport Bars (PHOTOS)

Andrew Hickey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Andrew Hickey

2010-10-29-d.jpgHere are five outstanding airport bars around the U.S. that will definitely help you feel good about being stuck with no place to go.

Salazar defends pulling oil-lease parcels in Utah

The Aspen Times | Aspen Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

SALT LAKE CITY - Interior Secretary Ken Salazar is defending his decision to scrap an oil-lease sale in Utah even though an internal investigation fou...

Do We Need Affirmative Action Admissions at NBA Games?

David Coleman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
David Coleman

Where, I wonder, are other middle class African Americans like me who could save up to purchase a ticket?

Crying Gas

Michele Morris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Michele Morris

Almost fifty years ago naturalist Rachel Carson wrote her landmark book Silent Spring, which warned against the danger of "putting poisonous and biolo...

Sex Ed in Utah

Reproductive Justice | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Reproductive Justice

My legislative district in St. George, Utah, is conservative, and I am conservative. Yet, I am running legislation to promote contraceptive education. Why? Well, I'll tell you.

Boarder Danny Davis has successful surgery on back

Summit Daily News | Summit Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

SALT LAKE CITY - Snowboarder Danny Davis is recovering after successful back surgery he needed due to a season-ending accident on a four-wheeler in th...

Snowboarder Danny Davis injured, out for 2010

Summit Daily News | Summit Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

SALT LAKE CITY - Snowboarder Danny Davis has suffered a spinal fracture in an all-terrain-vehicle accident that will end his season and keep him out o...

Swarm of earthquakes hit Yellowstone

Vail Daily. | Vail Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. - A moderate swarm of earthquakes is rattling Yellowstone National Park in what researchers at the University of Utah ...

Snowboarder Kevin Pearce still critical

Summit Daily News | Summit Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

SALT LAKE CITY - American snowboarder Kevin Pearce remains in critical but stable condition at a Utah hospital with a brain injury he sustained in a f...

Bids sought for Dinosaur National Monument project

The Aspen Times | Aspen Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Bids sought for Dinosaur National Monument project Mike Stark The Associated Press Aspen, CO Colorado SALT LAKE CITY - A project to demolish and re...

Man stuck upside-down in Utah cave dies

Grand Junction Free Press | GJ Free Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A man stuck upside-down in a cave for more than a day died early Thursday, despite the efforts of dozens of rescuers, authoritie...

U.S. Marshals To Auction Huge Seized Car Collection In Salt Lake City

High Gear Media | High Gear Media | Posted 11.17.2011 | Home

Usually the best car auctions are held in Scottsdale or Las Vegas with names like Mecum and Barrett-Jackson behind them. But the auction of this colle...

Military Escapee Darts From DIA

CBS4Denver | CBS 4 Denver | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A military prisoner has escaped at Denver International Airport. The CBS4 Investigators have confirmed a 19-year-old man was being transferred from Sa...

Lesbian Lawmaker Carries Baby For 2 Men

Advocate. | Advocate | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Utah state Rep. Christine Johnson of Salt Lake City is 16 weeks pregnant, carrying a baby for a gay male couple, The Salt Lake Tribune reports. The pa...

Judge rejects global-warming defense in Utah BLM auction-fraud case

CO. Independent | CO Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Tim DeChristopher, a University of Utah student who last December allegedly won 13 Bureau of Land Management oil and gas leases for $1.7 million he ne...

Ski resorts fight global warming; Utah gov unsure

Summit Daily News | Summit Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

SALT LAKE CITY - Ski resorts across the country used the Thanksgiving weekend to jump start their winter seasons, but with every passing year comes a ...

Georges Pierre Odier

The Aspen Times | Aspen Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Georges Pierre Odier passed away on Aug. 31, 2009 at University Hospital in Salt Lake City. He was 77....