6 Ways to Grow a Startup Community in Your Own Backyard
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 19:18:18 GMT
Great ideas and great companies can and should start anywhere. Here are some ways local leaders can foster thriving startup communities.
Family of man who committed suicide in Utah jail files lawsuit
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 19:18:07 GMT
The family of a man who hung himself in the Beaver County jail has filed a lawsuit seeking more than $25 million in damages. Troy Daniel Bradshaw committed suicide June 15, 2014 - two days after a Beaver County Sheriff's deputy arrested him, according to the lawsuit his heirs filed Wednesday in federal court in Salt Lake City.
Ken Goe's team-by-team mid-term grades for the Pac-12 football season
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 19:17:42 GMT
The first half of the 2016 season has the color purple ascendent while Oregon and Oregon Sate look for answers. The Huskies are unbeaten, have a roster full of future NFL players and are fresh from a 70-21 pummeling of rival Oregon.
Fresno State vs. Utah State preview: Keys to a Bulldogs win
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 19:12:17 GMT
WEEK 8: Fresno State Bulldogs vs. Utah State Aggies RADIO: The broadcast can be found in and around Fresno on the Central Valley's local ESPN Radio affiliates: 940 and 1600 AM. SERIES RECORD: Fresno State holds a 17-11-1 advantage in this series.
APNewsBreak: Watchdog says EPA delayed Flint emergency order
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 19:12:04 GMT
The Environmental Protection Agency had sufficient authority and information to issue an emergency order to protect residents of Flint, Michigan, from lead-contaminated water as early as June 2015 - seven months before it declared an emergency, the EPA's inspector general said Thursday. The Flint crisis should have generated "a greater sense of urgency" at the agency to "intervene when the safety of drinking water is compromised," Inspector General Arthur Elkins said in an interim report.
Behind the headlines: Homelessness in SLC, McMullin's rise, threatening calls to GOP leader
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 19:12:01 GMT
The Salt Lake City Council diverts $30 million of RDA funds to affordable housing in an effort to address homelessness downtown. Independent presidential candidate Evan McMullin leads Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump in Utah polls.
Utah is the political conscience of the nation
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 19:11:50 GMT
An extraordinary poll released Wednesday showed Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald Trump both losing in Utah to Evan McMullin, a conservative Mormon ex-CIA officer only on the ballot in 11 states. The best explanation for the rise of this independent candidate is that Mormons, who tend to have deeply conservative values, are genuinely repulsed by Donald Trump.