Cops: Alleged Casino Robber Spent Cash on Hookers, Clothes, Good Times

Like a lot of tourists, Scott Carmitchel of Kansas had himself a helluva time in Las Vegas last weekend, with a $400 hotel room at the Hard Rock Hotel, a Caesars Palace shopping spree, a bag of weed and a quartet of hookers helping to keep his spirits high. » 7/30/14 3:19pm Wednesday 3:19pm

Utah Candidate Charged With Pistol-Whipping Man Over Pain Pill Debt

A candidate for the Utah State Legislature is in a bit of a pickle after he allegedly kidnapped and pistol-whipped a man over a debt owed for some prescription pain pills. » 7/25/14 11:51am 7/25/14 11:51am

Utah Official Compares BLM to Gestapo in Congressional Hearing

A rural Utah county commissioner told a U.S. House committee on Thursday that the Bureau of Land Management is acting like the Gestapo because the agency refused to renew a law enforcement contract with the county sheriff and are doing their own law enforcement on public land instead. » 7/25/14 10:37am 7/25/14 10:37am

GOP Candidate Wants Mining in Yellowstone, Fed Officials Arrested

A new study shows that national parks and monuments boosted the economies of Wyoming, Montana and Idaho by a combined $1.15 billion last year. But if you think a river of tourism dollars alone would be enough to protect them from mining and timber exploitation, you might be wrong. » 7/21/14 4:28pm 7/21/14 4:28pm