Mormon Church Leader Wants People To Stop Calling Them "Mormons"Mormon church President Russell M. Nelson said he wants people to stop using "Mormon," or "LDS" as substitutes for the full name of the religion: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Veteran's Photos Of Dirty VA Clinic Room Go Viral, Prompts ApologyOne veteran's post on social media has prompted a VA clinic in Salt Lake City, Utah, to apology for the disarray and dirty conditions found at the facility.
United States Not Planning To Bid For 2026 Winter OlympicsIf the U.S. Olympic Committee is going to bid for the Winter Games, it will be for 2030, not 2026. Salt Lake City, Denver and Reno are all expected to be in the running.
Salt Lake City Announces Plan To Bid For 2030 Winter OlympicsSalt Lake City has become the first American city to announce that it will pursue a bid for the 2030 Winter Olympics. Salt Lake City also is open to bidding for the 2026 games, but prefers 2030.
93-Year-Old Former Heart Surgeon Set To Become Next Mormon PresidentThe man set to become the next president of the Mormon church is 93-year-old former heart surgeon Russell Nelson, whose track record has led to predictions that he won't make major changes.
Boy Lost At Utah Corn Maze Spends Night In Welfare CustodyPolice say a 3-year-old boy spent the night in child welfare custody after he got lost at a Utah corn maze.
Patient At Center Of Utah Nurse's High-Profile Arrest DiesAuthorities say a hospital patient at the center of a disputed blood draw that led to a Utah nurse's high-profile arrest has died.
With LA Bid Sealed, Other US Cities Look At Possible Winter GamesIt's a longshot, but there's talk in Salt Lake City, and even some in Denver, of a bid for the 2026 Winter Games, which take place two years before the Summer Olympics return to Los Angeles.
Texas Pets Prepped For Adoption In Utah After HarveyDozens of homeless dogs and cats brought to Salt Lake City from Texas because of Hurricane Harvey will be spayed and neutered Sunday as animal advocates prepare them for local adoption.
Nurse Refuses Blood Draw On Unconscious Patient "You’re Under Arrest'Police apologized after an officer handcuffed a hospital nurse for refusing a blood draw from an unconscious patient.
2-Year-Old Saves Twin Brother From Fallen DresserA two-year-old boy is gaining attention on social media for saving his twin brother from a crushing dresser.
Utah Review Of Radioactive Waste Plan To Rev Up In 2017State regulators next month will rev up a stagnant review of a Utah company's push to bury in the state's west desert a type of radioactive waste that becomes more radioactive for 2 million years.
Police Shooting That Wounded Utah Teen Ruled JustifiedA Utah prosecutor says a police shooting that critically wounded a 17-year-old Somali refugee in Salt Lake City was justified.
Black Lives Matter In Utah Grieves Killings Of Civilians, PoliceProtesters who support the Black Lives Matter movement rallied in Salt Lake City, with some saying they grieved both the losses of the black men in Louisiana and Minnesota and fallen Dallas police officers.
Belfour Trading In Gold Medal For Business VentureEd Belfour is preparing to give up his Olympic gold medal for an opportunity to go into business with his son. The goalie's medal is one of 66 pieces of personal NHL memorabilia that Belfour has put up for auction.