Confidence in Utah's education system is on the decline. Graduation rates at our high schools have improved, but they're still down and barely keeping up with the rest of the nation.
PROVO, Utah (ABC 4 News) - A Utah city continues to top the list when it comes to the economy. Business Journals measured job growth, unemployment rates, home prices and income levels. Provo ranks second only behind Austin, Texas.
President Obama's push to raise the federal minimum wage by almost two dollars per hour is being met with near universal approval from economists and citizens -- but not from everyone.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Utah's November foreclosure rate comes in at 16th highest in the nation.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - An annual nationwide census shows the number of homeless people in Utah has climbed 13 percent between 2011 and 2012.
Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff is suing oil giant BP Amoco for collecting state money to clean up spills from leaky storage tanks under service stations.
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 News) - A controversial Walmart store opened in Sugar House on Friday.
LEHI, Utah (ABC 4 News ) - It's a big day in Lehi. Friday morning they opened their first shopping center and the state's newest outlet mall.
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 News) - Workers at Hostess Brands plants across the county are picketing amid news that the bankrupt company is closing three of its locations with the possibility of closing more.
GALATIA, Ill. (AP) - A coal producer owned by a longtime critic of President Barack Obama's energy policies is laying off nearly 160 workers at Illinois and Utah mines in the wake of the president's re-election.