Utahns display photos of lost lives at Say Their Names Memorial

State Rep. Sandra Hollins displays a photograph at the Say Their Names Memorial in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020. | Yukai Peng, Deseret News Rep. Sandra Hollins, D-Salt Lake City, displays a photograph at the Say Their Names Memorial in Salt Lake City on Saturday as...

Rural counties vying for a bite of Utah’s global trade apple

The area at I-80 near 7200 West where the Utah Inland Port is planned to be built in Salt Lake City is pictured on Monday, Jan. 27, 2020. | Steve Griffin, Deseret News Critics worry ‘satellite’ ports would up fossil fuel exports; inland port officials say sites need to...

How Trump picked Amy Coney Barrett over Barbara Lagoa for the Supreme Court

It was only a week ago President Donald Trump appeared practically “giddy” about a particular candidate to fill the newly vacant seat on the Supreme Court that had been held by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg for more than 27 years, people familiar with the matter said. Link...

Utah senators call Supreme Court nominee highly respected

Judge Amy Coney Barrett applauds as President Donald Trump announces Barrett as his nominee to the Supreme Court, in the Rose Garden at the White House, Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, in Washington. | Alex Brandon, AP SALT LAKE CITY — The not so widely kept secret of President Donald...

Judicial Crisis Network launches $3 million ad campaign for Barrett

The Judicial Crisis Network, a conservative legal group, will spend $3 million on a television and digital advertisement calling for the confirmation of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court — part of a broader $25 million conservative push for the nominee. The ad buy, first reported by POLITICO,...