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Instead of wedding gifts, Utah teacher requests items for homeless students.

When Rickee Stewart walks down the aisle next month, she won't have any wedding presents waiting for her to unwrap when the day is over — and that's exactly how she wants it. The West Jordan, Utah, high school teacher has registered for winter coats and tennis shoes to give to homeless students, rather than china and ...

- The Week - US

Utah will get front-row seat for eclipse in 2045.

Wyoming and Idaho are basking in the glory of the eclipsed sun this time around, while Utah has to settle for only a partial...

- Deseret News - US

7 spectacular images of the eclipse.

On Monday afternoon, portions of the United States fell dark as the moon eclipsed the sun. For those who missed the rare coast-to-coast event — or for those who simply want to relive its spectacular beauty — check out some photos and videos of the total solar eclipse below. #Eclipe2017 totally Diamond Ring at ...

- The Week - US

Funeral set for Utah soldier killed in Afghanistan.

The family of 27-year-old Aaron Butler says the Green Beret was a champion high school wrestler who always dreamed of joining the military and qualified for the U.S. Army Special Forces with honors last year.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Utah teacher wants wedding gifts sent to homeless, not her.

SALT LAKE CITY " A Utah high school teacher is getting married next month. But instead of registering for a blender or stemware, she's asking for shoes and backpacks to give homeless children at her school.Copper Hills High...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Suspect in 3 carjackings across 2 states is arrested in Utah.

Southern California authorities say a man suspected in a string of carjackings in two states has been arrested in Utah.

- FOX News - US

Southeast Utah views.

The area is known as a "photographer's paradise".

- Matador Network - US

Utah teacher wants wedding gifts sent to homeless, not her.

SALT LAKE CITY — A Utah high school teacher is getting married next month. But instead of registering for a blender or stemware, she's asking for shoes and backpacks to give homeless children at her school.

- Billings Gazette - US

Utah donors help ease the lives of Syrian refugees.

On Saturday, dozens of volunteers joined organizers from Lifting Hands International and Helping Hand for Relief and...

- Deseret News - US

Teacher wants wedding gifts sent to homeless students, not her.

SALT LAKE CITY, United States — A Utah high school teacher is getting married next month. But instead of registering for a blender or stemware, she's asking for shoes and backpacks to give homeless children at her school. Copper Hills High School teacher Rickee Stewart said she was shocked when she found out more than The ...

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

Utah teacher wants wedding gifts sent to homeless, not her.

A Utah high school teacher is getting married next month.

- FOX News - US

Eclipse mania sends Americans scurrying to find safe glasses

SALT LAKE CITY " Eclipse mania is building and so is demand for the glasses that make it safe to view the first total solar eclipse to cross the U.S. in 99 years.Lines are forming, prices are rising and shelves are emptying...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Utah man indicted in death of wife on Alaska cruise

JUNEAU, Alaska " A Utah man accused of killing his wife on a cruise to Alaska has been indicted on a murder count.Kenneth Manzanares was indicted Wednesday by a federal grand jury in the death of Kristy Manzanares. The indictment...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

The Latest: Family IDs Utah soldier killed in Afghanistan

SALT LAKE CITY " The Latest on a Utah National Guard soldier killed in Afghanistan :12:15 a.m.The family of a Utah National Guard soldier killed in eastern Afghanistan says he was a Green Beret who died after...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

HRC Utah Joins Solidarity Rally After Violence in Charlottesville

On Monday, HRC Utah Community Engagement Chair Lucas Horns and Western Regional Field Organizer Christopher Cooke gathered at the Salt Lake City and County Building for Utah League of America Native American Voters’ Solidarity Rally. The rally was in response to the attack in Charlottesville that resulted in the death ...

- Human Rights Campaign - US

Utah man indicted in death of wife on Alaska cruise

A Utah man accused of killing his wife on a cruise to Alaska has been indicted on a murder count. Kenneth Manzanares was indicted Wednesday by a federal grand jury … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Utah man indicted in death of wife on Alaska cruise

JUNEAU, Alaska — A Utah man accused of killing his wife on a cruise to Alaska has been indicted on a murder count.

- Billings Gazette - US

Utah man indicted in death of wife on Alaska cruise

A Utah man accused of killing his wife on a cruise to Alaska has been indicted on a murder count.

- Deseret News - US

Explaining polygamy and its history in the Mormon Church

Polygamy advocate Brady Williams talks with his five wives during an interview at their home in a polygamous community outside Salt Lake City. AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, FileThe arrest of polygamist leader Lyle Jeffs, evictions of polygamist families and new studies on crippling genetic disorders among small ultra-orthodox or ...

- The Conversation - UK

Utah man indicted in death of wife on Alaska cruise

- Townhall.com - US

Utah National Guard member killed in Afghanistan

A member of the Utah National Guard was killed during a military operation in Afghanistan, the U.S. military said Thursday.

- UPI - US

Utah man indicted in death of wife on Alaska cruise

A Utah man accused of killing his wife on a cruise to Alaska has been indicted on a murder count.

- FOX News - US

The Latest: Utah GOP candidate now faces Democrat, centrist

SALT LAKE CITY " The Latest on a Utah special election to replace Jason Chaffetz in the U.S. House of Representatives :3:40 p.m.A Republican Utah mayor celebrating a primary win will have to fend off competitors...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

The 10 most dangerous intersections for pedestrians in Salt Lake and Utah counties

Which intersections in Salt Lake and Utah counties have had the most pedestrian-vehicle collisions?

- Deseret News - US

A.M. notes: Candlelight vigil for Charlottesville, ACLU criticizes Rio Grande arrests, LDS Church statement on LGBTQ event

Want to get ahead of the news to start your day? Here's a look at the top world, national, Utah and trending news for Aug. 17.

- Deseret News - US

Trump may be losing support of business community, Utah analyst says

Utah's business community may not be affected directly by the recent disbanding of two presidential advisory panels, but the...

- Deseret News - US

Booby trap kills US soldier in eastern Afghanistan

The incident occurred Wednesday while a 12-soldier team was on patrol with Afghan troops. The building was being cleared for safety reasons, but it was booby trapped with explosives," Utah Gov. Gary Herbert said in a Thursday morning news conference.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Suspicious relationship between the Koch brothers and Utah university raises eyebrows

When a small think tank, funded in large part by petrochemical billionaire Charles Koch's foundations, and a Utah State University institute began publishing the same research, people started to take notice. Further examination of the relationship is leading critics to question whether the Koch brothers are using the cover ...

- ThinkProgress - US

NASA's Rocket to Nowhere Finally Has a Destination

On a Thursday afternoon in June, a 17-foot-tall rocket motor—looking like something a dedicated amateur might fire off—stood fire-side-up on the salty desert of Promontory, Utah. Over the loudspeakers, an announcer counted down. And with the command to fire, quad cones of flame flew from the four inverted nozzles and ...

- ENN - US

18 hilarious Utah highway road warnings you probably missed

Zero Fatalities and the Utah Department of Transportation create clever overhead messages for the highways, all of which are...

- Deseret News - US

Utah Blogger's Missing Husband Found Dead

Paul Swenson, 30, disappeared in late July after acting strangely for days, his family said.

- Yahoo! News - US

Utah mayor shrugs off attacks, wins GOP primary for US House

SALT LAKE CITY " A Utah mayor overcame nearly $1 million in attacks from out-of-state groups to win a three-way Republican primary in a race to fill a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives vacated by Jason Chaffetz.Tuesday's...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Herrod wants to see updated results before conceding to Curtis

Utah County won't be releasing any additional results in the 3rd Congressional District primary until Friday afternoon, and...

- Deseret News - US

A.M. notes: Curtis wins primary, arrests made in Operation Rio Grande, Trump's comments spark outrage

Want to get ahead of the news to start your day? Here's a look at the top world, national, Utah and trending news for Aug. 16.

- Deseret News - US

This Utah merchant says he's worried about paying rent thanks to Amazon's war on fake eclipse glasses

Jason Wright, who bought thousands of eclipse glasses on credit and sold them on Amazon, struggled with the company after...

- Deseret News - US

Call of the Colorado River leads to a family pilgrimage

When Grandma turned 70, she didn't want a typical party blowout. She wanted a family white-water pilgrimage to the high desert of Utah on the Colorado River.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Mormon church specifically condemns white supremacy

SALT LAKE CITY " The Mormon church is specifically condemning white supremacist attitudes in its strongest statement since a Virginia rally over a Confederate War monument descended into deadly violence.The Church of Jesus...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

California teen poet with Utah roots herald for her 'unique' background

The OC Weekly recently reported on Hueston, who was recently named as one of the five National Student Poets for 2017, which...

- Deseret News - US

Curtis wins GOP primary in Utah for U.S. House seat

, August 16 :John Curtis, the mayor of Provo, has won Utah's Republican primary on Tuesday to become the favourite to fill the seat vacated by Jason Chaffetz, a Republican who resigned from Congress on June 30.John Curtis of Provo defeated former state lawmaker Chris Herrod and business consultant Tanner Ainge, son of ...

- Sify - IN

Inside the US Army's top secret chemical and biological weapons testing facility

In the middle of the Utah desert lies a US Army facility that tests chemical and biological weapons such as sarin and anthrax.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Moderate mayor wins Utah GOP primary for Chaffetz's seat

John Curtis was endorsed by state's Republican governor but had faced criticism within GOP for once running as a Democrat

- CBS NEWS - US

Utah mayor shrugs off attacks, wins GOP primary for US House

A Utah mayor overcame nearly $1 million in attacks from out-of-state groups to win a three-way Republican primary in a race to fill a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives vacated by Jason Chaffetz.

- WRAL.com - US

Utah Mayor Wins GOP Primary for Chaffetz Seat

A Utah mayor overcame nearly $1 million in attacks from out-of-state groups to win a three-way Republican primary in a race to fill a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives vacated by Jason Chaffetz.    Tuesday’s win puts Provo Mayor John Curtis on an easy path toward victory in the November special election. ...

- Voice of America - US

The Latest: Curtis wins GOP primary for US House seat

The Latest on the Republican primary race to replace U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz of Utah : 9:45 p.m. A popular mayor has won Utah's Republican primary to become … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Moderate Utah mayor wins 3-way GOP primary for US House seat

The mayor in the Mormon stronghold of Provo won a three-way Republican primary Tuesday in the race to replace former Rep. Jason Chaffetz, putting him on track to clinch the … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Utah mayor shrugs off attacks, wins GOP primary for US House

A Utah mayor overcame nearly $1 million in attacks from out-of-state groups to win a three-way Republican primary in a race to fill a seat in the U.S. House of … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Cop Said Subway Drugged His Lemonade. Now a Lawsuit

The owners of a Subway in Utah are suing for more than $250,000 after police claimed—falsely, it turns out—that a restaurant employee had drugged an officer's lemonade , the Washington Post reports. The arrest of an 18-year-old in Layton made international headlines last August after police accused him...

- Newser - US

Suburban mayor wins Utah GOP primary for Chaffetz's seat

John Curtis was endorsed by Utah's Republican governor but had faced criticism within the party for once being a Democratic candidate

- CBS NEWS - US

Moderate Utah mayor wins 3-way GOP primary for US House seat

- Townhall.com - US

Moderate mayor wins Republican primary to replace Rep. Chaffetz in Utah

Three Republican candidates sought former Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz' vacant seat

- ABC News - US

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