Why didn’t a jury indict Emmett Till’s accuser for kidnapping?

An undated portrait of Emmett Louis Till, a Black 14-year-old Chicago boy, whose weighted down body was found in the Tallahatchie River near the Delta community of Money, Mississippi, Aug. 31, 1955. Local residents Roy Bryant, 24, and J.W. Milam, 35, were accused of kidnapping, torturing and murdering Till...

Are gas prices going down? Why a gas tax holiday hurts economy | Opinion

A motorist fills up the tank on a sedan on July 22, 2022, in Saratoga, Wyo. The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline has now fallen below $4 a gallon, although it remains much higher in Utah. David Zalubowski, Associated Press Maybe now we will stop hearing nonsense about...

Are new rules on tech companies needed to protect consumer data?

Seen on the screen of a device in La Habra, California, new iPhone 13 smartphones are introduced during a virtual event held to announce new Apple products on Sept. 14, 2021. Apple plans to roll out a “lockdown” option for iPhones, iPads and Mac computers intended to protect against...

Will the Inflation Reduction Act save you money on your energy bills?

PacifiCorp Energy’s Lake Side Power Plant in Vineyard is photographed on July 28, 2020. Scott G Winterton, Deseret News The Inflation Reduction Act will lower annual emissions and save households hundreds of dollars a year in annual energy costs, according to a report from a Princeton University’s Zero Lab....

How will Utah GOP congressmen vote on Democrat Inflation Reduction Act?

A sign is displayed outside of the Internal Revenue Service building on May 4, 2021, in Washington. Utah’s four Republican congressmen are expected Friday to vote against the Democrats’ Inflation Reduction Act, which aims to address taxes, health care spending and climate change.  Patrick Semansky, Associated Press Utah’s four...

George, Travis McMichael were sentenced to life for Ahmaud Arbery murder

A crowd gathers under a new sign designating a city roadway as Honorary Ahmaud Arbery Street on Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2022, in Brunswick, Ga. City officials approved the honor for Arbery, a 25-year-old Black man who was fatally shot in February 2020 after being chased by three white men...