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2011-07-08 15:27:00

WASHINGTON, July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Washington Post won two first-place awards, while The Seattle Times, The Salt Lake Tribune, McClatchey Newspapers and The Wall Street Journal won one apiece in the annual National Press Club journalism awards competition.

2009-02-15 12:34:17

Teenagers taking part in an anti-Valentine's Day party in Salt Lake City, Utah, say they oppose the holiday more than the idea of love. Party attendee Fay Fay Ye, 16, said the young people who gathered Saturday at Salt Lake City's Whitmore Library were against celebrating a commercialized holiday that confines the expression of love to a single day, The Salt Lake Tribune reported. It's not that we're against the idea of showing love, said Ye, who helped organize the event, which included the...

2009-02-13 15:32:00

Authorities in Utah said a woman's fingernails, certified as the world's longest by Guinness World Records, were broken in a four-car pileup. Salt Lake County sheriff's spokesman Don Hutson said Lee Redmond, who has been growing her fingernails without trimming since 1979, was a passenger in one of the cars and one of three people treated at a hospital for minor injuries after the crash, The Salt Lake Tribune reported Friday. Hutson said Redmond's record-setting nails were broken during the...

2008-09-28 12:00:21

By Arthur Raymond Deseret News The Salt Lake County Council on Tuesday voted down an appeal by the Salt Lake Tribune after the paper was denied access to records from a June shooting investigation. The June 9 incident occurred outside Mama's Plantation restaurant in South Salt Lake.

2008-08-13 18:00:23

Utah police say a blinding morning sun may have contributed to the deaths of two people killed when a truck crashed into a group of Mormon re-enactors.

2008-08-12 09:01:00

Although popular in many publications around the country, the Readers' Forum sections of both the Deseret News and the Salt Lake Tribune are a public disgrace and give the city and region a gigantic black eye.

2008-08-07 06:00:33

By Robert Gehrke and Donald M. Meyers, The Salt Lake Tribune Aug. 7--HUNTINGTON -- In a clearing amid rows of pine trees sit six granite markers bearing the names and faces of six men entombed inside the Crandall Canyon mine.

2008-08-07 06:00:00

By Paul Beebe, The Salt Lake Tribune Aug. 7--It was a trying second quarter for SkyWest Inc., the parent of SkyWest Airlines and Atlantic Southeast Airlines, and Chief Financial Officer Brad Rich didn't mince his words during a conference call with analysts Wednesday.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).