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No Fun in Utah? Jazz Fans Turn Tables on Warriors' Razz

By Brady McCombs | May 3
Salt Lake City leaders and tourism officials playfully jabbed back at Golden State Warriors players who bemoaned the lack of nightlife in Utah, hoping to combat the predominantly Mormon state's reputation as a boring place where it's tough to get a drink.

Utah Lt. Governor Spencer Cox: "My Heart Has Changed"

By Jason Parsley | Jun 19
On Monday Republican Lt. Governor of Utah, Spencer Cox, gave an impassioned speech at a vigil in Salt Lake City in which he apologized to the community.

Utah Ski Resorts Notch Record Year For Visitors

By Brady McCombs | Jun 3
Utah ski resorts recorded a 10-year high for visitors this past season, likely fueled by good early-winter snow and buzz created by Vail Resort's merging of two ski areas into one mega resort.

Salt Lake City May Name Street for Gay Civil Rights Leader

By Lindsay Whitehurst | Oct 13
Salt Lake City could soon have a street named after pioneering gay leader Harvey Milk.

Officials Could Refuse to Officiate Marriage Under New Bill

By Kelly Catalamo | Mar 13
Utah approved a bill on Thursday that would allow government officials to refuse to marry couples, including same-sex couples, for religious reasons, and require a county clerk's office to designate someone to marry all couples if the clerk opts out

Utah Gov. Signs Church-Backed Anti-Discrimination Bill

By Kelly Catalfamo and Michelle L. Price. | Mar 13
Gov. Gary Herbert on Thursday signed into law an anti-discrimination measure that earned the support of the Mormon church amid a crowd that brought smiling clergy members together with LGBT activists draped in rainbow flags.

Utah Governor to Sign Church-Backed Anti-Discrimination Bill

By Michelle L. Price | Mar 12
A Mormon-church-backed anti-discrimination bill that protects LGBT Utah residents and religious rights is set to be signed by the state's Republican governor on Thursday evening.

Utah Supreme Court Gives OK to Same-Sex Adoptions

By Winnie McCroy | Oct 24
Four Utah couples are surely rejoicing today, as yesterday, the Utah Supreme Court lifted the stay against four pending adoptions of children by their same-sex parents.

Judge Avoids Discussing His Utah Gay Marriage Ruling

Sep 24
A federal judge who's been shy about discussing a ruling that thrust him into the spotlight has once again avoided talking directly about his decision to overturn Utah's ban on gay marriage.

Utah Anti-Gay Activists Use Photos of Kids as Propaganda

Sep 21
Supporters of same-sex marriage in Utah are condemning opponents they accuse of exploiting the children of same-sex couples by using their photos as propaganda at an anti-gay marriage rally.??

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