As of Friday afternoon, the odds of a government shutdown were, in the words of Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney, “about 50-50.”
UPDATE: At midnight EST, the U.S. government shut down, as Congress failed to pass a spending bill. Last-minute negotiation attempts crumbled soon after Senate Democrats blocked a four-week stopgap extension in a late-night vote Friday.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced via email Tuesday night that President Thomas S. Monson died at age 90, due to complications related to age.
When it comes to Earth, few things happen quickly. The landslide that happened in the Washington Terrace/Riverdale area is something of an exception and it was the top story about our environment of the year.
It’s been a busy year in Northern Utah schools. As we look back at 2017, here are a few notable stories that came from local districts:
A story published Thursday by the Utah Associated Press brought up a sensitive topic for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
The comics in the Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017 edition of the Standard-Examiner were a repeat from a previous day. This gallery is the correct comics from the correct day. The Standard-Examiner regrets the error.
In the early morning of June 30, 2016, an SUV slammed into a Hyundai Sonata near 6000 South and 3500 West in Roy. The SUV was pushing 100 mph at the time of the crash.