Salt Lake City

This mayor is leaving politics to fight climate change full-time

Like many communities skirting the U.S. coastline, Hoboken, New Jersey, wasn’t built on solid ground.<p>Many of its charming brick buildings, historic piers, and apartment towers stand atop what was once a low-lying tidal marsh — a grassy, muddy buffer along the Hudson River, designed by nature to …

Climate

Dust and tears, rain and realization — Tribune religion reporter retraces her steps on the Mormon Trail

It takes a certain kind of person to don King Arthur attire and joust in public parks, show up in gray or blue uniforms for reimagined Civil War …

Utah man gets up to life in prison after breaking in, attacking his boss while he slept last year

A Taylorsville man could spent the rest of his life in prison after police said he went on a rampage of Salt Lake County hit-and-runs and then broke …

Crime

Early morning blaze destroys Herriman home

A Herriman home was destroyed early Saturday morning in a two-alarm blaze that required more than 30 firefighters to snuff out, authorities …

Tom Wharton: Outdoor Retailers get no respect from Utah’s leaders

In 1996, Salt Lake City landed the Outdoor Retailer conventions. My editor sent me to Reno that winter to check out what Utah could expect when it …

National Parks

Mum regrets playing 'hairdressers' with her son after he ruins the moment by forgetting it's 'just pretend'

A mum who was playing 'hairdressers' with her young son was left horrified after he forgot it was just a pretend game.<p>The pair were enjoying some …

Hair

Survey Says: These Are The Best Cities For New Grads

Roots and wings, that's what most parents wish to give their kids as they become adults, graduating from college and entering the real world. And …

Real Estate

7 Adventurous Things to do in Salt Lake City This Weekend | The Planet D

With its proximity to mountains and desert you can be surrounded by nature in a matter of hours. These things to do in Salt Lake City will make your …

Travel

The Amazon Model: Can New-Age Technology and Local Touch Co-Exist in Lending?

Online marketplaces are some of the most fascinating businesses in the world. Whether it’s Amazon, Kayak, Uber, Yelp, AirBnB, Lendio, or others, consumers and small businesses have come to expect a great customer experience from these online marketplaces. Just like other markets, in recent years, …

Small Business

Ty Burrell Will Fight a Chipmunk for Cajun Cheese

Actor Ty Burrell is famous for playing Phil Dunphy on <i>Modern Family</i> (the king of dad jokes), but he’s also, surprisingly, a restaurateur. Burrell …

Food

Independent panel upholds Kyle Beckerman's red card | The Salt Lake Tribune

The independent panel rejected Real Salt Lake's appeal for Kyle Beckerman's red card, the team learned Friday. The fine and suspension that came with …

Soccer

Alabama Recruiting: The latest news surrounding Crimson Tide recruiting

<b>Welcome to SEC Country’s daily Roll Tide-ings, a rundown of everything happening in Alabama Crimson Tide recruiting with Chris Kirschner. Today, we</b> …

College & University

Colorado, Denver group lured Outdoor Retailer with $3.4 million investment

DENVER • Colorado will contribute $1.7 million to help relocate the nation's largest outdoor recreation trade show from Salt Lake City to Denver.<p>The …

Colorado

Man shot in arm, suspect shoots himself following Spanish Fork High altercation

A chaotic scene in the Spanish Fork High School parking lot early Friday morning ended with an 18-year-old man being shot in the arm and numerous …

Policing

Utah football: JUCO receiver Josh Nurse commits just before preseason camp | The Salt Lake Tribune

Recruiting doesn't stop, even with the start of football camp slightly more than a week away.<p>Blinn College in Brenham, Texas — the same school that …

College & University

Utah’s overcrowded Zion National Park may require RSVPs

Salt Lake City • The sweeping red-rock vistas at Utah's Zion National Park are increasingly filled with a bumper crop of visitors.<p>Now park managers …

National Parks

Jazz Podcast: Gordon Hayward is gone. So what comes next for the Utah Jazz?

Gordon Hayward is gone and no amount of gnashed teeth, burnt jerseys or free hair gel will bring him back. So how can the Utah Jazz move on? In this …

Basketball

The Sinclair Revolution Will Be Televised. It’ll Just Have Low Production Values - Bloomberg

In the menagerie of television talking heads who have come to prominence advocating for Donald Trump, Boris Epshteyn is hardly the most memorable. He …

CAA

Cities You Probably Didn't Realize Are Amazing for Events

We selected them based on transportation, affordability, venue options, and best of all… their relative anonymity in the event planning business.<p><b>U.S.</b> …

United States

Matthew P. Hearn, 26, a Dulaney High School graduate and lacrosse star, dies in rock climbing accident in Utah

Matthew P. Hearn, a former Dulaney High School lacrosse star who was working as a marketing consultant for a Salt Lake City television station, died …

College & University

Ice Balloons (ft. Kyp of TVOTR) have a creepy new video, touring

<b>Ice Balloons</b>, another project of <b>TV on the Radio</b>‘s Kyp Malone — which also includes Sean Kennerly (Samiam), Sean Powell (Fuckemos, Surfbort), Giselle …

Music

Is 'Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets' worth the price of admission?

ONE Media, YouTube<p>By | Posted Jul 20th, 2017 @ 2:15pm<p>CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS — Luc Besson is a name movie fans don’t know what to do with.<p>Besson …

Science Fiction

Newsmax Wants FCC to Delay Sinclair's Deal for Tribune

Newsmax Media wants federal regulators to slow their review of Sinclair Broadcast Group's proposed $3.9 billion purchase of Tribune Media, saying the …

Advertising Industry

Utah Jazz sign Eric Griffin to two-way contract

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Utah Jazz signed big man Eric Griffin to a two-way contract Thursday.<p>Contract details were not released.<p>Griffin was a member of the Jazz during NBA summer leagues in Salt Lake City and Las Vegas. He averaged 10.8 points, 7.8 rebounds and 3.0 blocks in Vegas.<p>The 6-foot-8, …

Basketball

Warriors fans will need to buy “memberships” to then pay for season seats in new arena

Going to NBA games — particularly playoffs and NBA Finals games — at Oracle Arena in Oakland is a joy because it is loud and filled with exuberance …

Basketball

Russian court rules in favor of 2 Mormon ‘missionaries,’ says they shouldn’t have been deported

The LDS Church secured a small legal victory in Russia recently, when that nation's Constitutional Court ruled that two Mormon volunteers — formerly …

Religion

Manchester United 2-0 Manchester City RECAP: Lukaku and Rashford give Red Devils victory in Houston

07:31<p>Remember the name!<p>Pep Guardiola is raving about Phil Foden and with good reason.<p>The Man City youngster produced glimpses of world class ability …

Soccer

Utah high court spikes suit from the owner of Geist, a dog shot by an officer in 2014

The Utah Supreme Court has upheld the dismissal of a Salt Lake City man's challenge to two laws requiring plaintiffs to post a bond and to pay an …

Judiciary

Spanish Fork police investigating auto-ped accident that killed young boy

Spanish Fork police are investigating an auto-pedestrian fatality that took the life of a 3-year-old boy, but initial indications are that it was a …

Policing

Koch brothers and Eccles family to give $20M for a University of Utah economics institute

Utah native Marriner Eccles never had a formal education in economics, but the principles he espoused as Federal Reserve chairman from 1934 to 1948 …

University of Utah