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After Yale ‘F’ grade, Huntsman CEO defends company’s decision to remain in Russia

In the two and a half months since Russia’s unprovoked invasion of Ukraine, nearly 1,000 companies have curtailed operations in Russia beyond

Ammon Hennacy — the Catholic anarchist who ran SLC’s ‘Joe Hill House’ for the homeless

In the early 1960s, a man named Ammon Hennacy started up a shelter and aid center for homeless people and railroad tramps

Orrin Hatch’s legacy, a family’s ‘horror story’ and a water feud

The Ute Tribe believes a Uinta Basin rancher is “misappropriating” its water, but federal courts aren’t intervening. Almost 20 years after their

Capitol exhibit highlights Topaz stories, Tracy Aviary takes precautions against bird flu

On this week’s episode of “In the Hive…” A new exhibit on the third floor of the Utah State Capitol features stories

A conversation with Mayor Erin Mendenhall, and a Utah wildlife encounter explained

Today on “In the Hive,” the latest of our periodic conversations with Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall. We’ll talk to the

How to be a good neighbor to Utah Muslims during Ramadan (via City Cast Salt Lake)

For Muslims in Utah and around the world, the holy month of Ramadan — which began with the sighting of the crescent

Tales of a Salt Lake City switchboard operator

Turn a corner in your city, and you’ll be confronted with a reminder that history is all around us. Old trees call

Author Eric Schlosser on America’s nuclear arsenal and the ‘illusion of safety’ (rebroadcast)

Today on “In the Hive,” the rebroadcast of a conversation with the author Eric Schlosser, about the theory of nuclear deterrence, the

A Conversation with Salt Lake County Clerk Sherrie Swensen

Meritless, internet-based conspiracy theories have led to a huge uptick in threats against election workers around the nation. Last week, the Brennan

Members of Utah’s Ukrainian community fear for loved ones back home

In the two weeks since Russian president Vladimir Putin’s unprovoked invasion, more than two million people have fled Ukraine. Thousands are believed