In the early 2000s, the United States resettled thousands of Somali Bantu, a group of marginalized tribes who have faced years of discrimination. Nearly 20 years later, many of their adult children are facing the unimaginable: deportation to Somalia.
The app, which was created by the Boston-based mobile voting company Voatz, is currently available to some overseas and military voters registered in states that allow for the electronic return of absentee ballots through fax and email.
The Trump administration plans to drastically shrink the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monuments in Utah. Conservation and Native American groups have sued, saying only Congress can make that change.
Dr. Roxane Farmanfarmaian, affiliated lecturer at Cambridge University, thinks that these uprisings are so powerful and demanding of freedoms that they wouldn't accept the repression of Islamist groups.
When the U.S. Bureau of Land Management auctioned oil/gas drilling leases in Salt Lake City last month, Tim DeChristopher, a University of Utah student, won $1.7 million dollars worth of land rights. The problem: he never had any intent of paying for it.
Utah and Oklahoma have the highest rate of households that replaced landlines for cell phones. Ivan Zatkovich, a consultant for various telecommunication companies, including Verizon and Deutsch Telecom, explains.
Don Merrill, of Salt Lake City, Utah, was frustrated with just one small aspect of his credit card company?they wouldn't stop sending those convenience checks in the mail. But after a year of trying, he found a way to make them.
President Obama has appointed Utah's Republican Governor Jon Huntsman as his Ambassador to China. Many say it's a savvy move that will ensure the moderate Republican Huntsman is out of the running as a candidate for the 2012 presidential election.