BYU's Olivia Smith (2) battles for the ball against Florida State's Kristina Lynch (4) during the second half of the NCAA College Cup women's soccer final, Monday, Dec. 6, 2021, in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

Florida State beats BYU on penalty kicks for women’s national soccer championship

By Harold Gutmann | Special to The Tribune | December 7, 2021, 5:13 a.m.

(Leah Hogsten | The Salt Lake Tribune) Brigham Young Cougars head coach Kalani Sitake disputes a call as Brigham Young University hosts Boise State at LaVell Edwards Stadium, Oct. 9, 2021.

BYU football sets aside any New Year’s Six disappointment as the Cougars begin preparing for UAB

By Alex Vejar | December 6, 2021, 11:43 p.m.

Man charged with attempted murder in connection with police shootout that wounded officer

By Kolbie Peterson | December 6, 2021, 11:02 p.m.

Activist Judges | Pat Bagley

Bagley Cartoon: Activist Judges

By Pat Bagley | December 6, 2021, 10:30 p.m.

(Francisco Kjolseth  | The Salt Lake Tribune) Nurse Ashley Hafer fills syringes with the Moderna vaccine for people lined up on Thursday, March 18, 2021.

Utah’s COVID-19 death toll is nearly 3,600

By Scott D. Pierce | December 6, 2021, 10:26 p.m.

(Ng Han Guan | AP) A visitor to the Shougang Park walks past the a sculpture for the Beijing Winter Olympics in Beijing, China. China on Monday threatened to take "firm countermeasures" if the U.S. proceeds with a diplomatic boycott of February's Beijing Winter Olympic Games.

US plans diplomatic boycott of the Beijing Olympics, but Salt Lake organizers will attend with hopes for future bid

By Staff and wire reports | December 6, 2021, 9:02 p.m.

(Utah Lt. Gov. office) Ryan Cowley, the Weber County elections director, was appointed by Lt. Gov. Deidre Henderson to be the statewide director of elections announced on Monday, Dec. 6, 2021.

Lt. Gov. Deidre Henderson names new state elections director

By Kim Bojórquez | December 7, 2021, 6:43 a.m.

(Damon Winter | The New York Times)

A congressional staffer works late on Capitol Hill as lawmakers voted on a continuing resolution to fund the federal government, Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021. The current GOP attempts at extortion are both more naked and less rational than what happened during the Obama years, Paul Krugman writes.

Paul Krugman: How saboteurs took over the Republican Party

By Paul Krugman | The New York Times | December 6, 2021, 8:00 p.m.

(Jaren Wilkey | BYU Photo) BYU's Shaylee Gonzales (in blue) goes up against Arizona's Cate Reese on a late-game drive.

BYU women’s basketball reaches highest AP ranking in history; men drop nine spots

By Alex Vejar | December 6, 2021, 7:12 p.m.

(Leah Hogsten | The Salt Lake Tribune) The team sings "Utah Man" during the celebration after the win. The Utes defeated the Oregon Ducks to win the 2021 Pac12 Football Championship title at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, Dec 3, 2021.

This is how Utah football fans can buy tickets to the Rose Bowl

By Josh Newman | December 7, 2021, 12:12 a.m.

(Ruth Fremson | The New York Times)

President-elect Joe Biden displays his face mask as he speaks about the coronavirus pandemic and economy, at The Queen theater in Wilmington, Del., on Nov. 16, 2020. "The administration has been a victim of events but it has also cooperated in its own victimization," writes The New York Times columnist Ross Douthat.

Ross Douthat: Biden can do a better job against COVID

By Ross Douthat | The New York Times | December 6, 2021, 5:35 p.m.

(Eli Lucero | Herald Journal) Residents raise their hands to show support for a comment made during a Cache County Board of Education meeting.

Sky View High parents speak against diversity video, saying it was an attack on white people

By Sydney Dahle | Herald Journal | December 6, 2021, 5:28 p.m.

(Rachel Levit | The New York Times)

David Kirp: A way to break the cycle of poverty

By David Kirp | For The New York Times | December 6, 2021, 4:00 p.m.

(Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune) Snow is made near the base of Solitude Mountain Resort opening day on Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2021, as Utah resorts see limited snow accumulation for the start of the season. This week, a storm is expected to bring 10-16 inches of snow to the mountains.

Winter storm, colder weather headed to Utah this week

By Scott D. Pierce | December 6, 2021, 9:38 p.m.

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Road rage leads to shooting in Salt Lake County, authorities say

By Scott D. Pierce | December 6, 2021, 10:24 p.m.

(Rick Egan | The Salt Lake Tribune) Angry residents react when a Utah County Commission meeting on July 15 is adjourned before it even started. The group protesting against face masks being required in schools filled the meeting room, prompting Commissioner Tanner Ainge to say it was an unsafe gathering.

Patsy Neal: You do have rights, but so do I. Please respect them.

| December 6, 2021, 3:00 p.m.

(Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune) Beekeeper Amber Lawvor inspects bees in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Oct. 30, 2021. The hive would normally be at on the top of the Salt Lake City Public Library but was moved during renovations to the building.

Salt Lake City librarian cares for library’s bees in backyard during rooftop renovations

By Jordan Miller | December 6, 2021, 2:08 p.m.

(Weber County Attorney's Office) Jamal Bell had a knife in each hand when police shot him nine times on March 23, 2019 as the officers were responding to a call about a couple fighting. Weber County Attorney Chris Allred later referenced a police training, often called the "21-foot rule," when justifying the officers' use of force. The "21-foot rule" is a controversial training where officers are taught that someone with a knife running toward police could cover about 21 feet before officers unholster their gun and fire.

The ‘21-foot rule’: How a controversial training for police is used to justify shootings

By Jessica Miller | December 6, 2021, 2:38 p.m.

(Rick Bowmer | AP) Utah Jazz minority owner Dwyane Wade, left, speaks with Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell following the team's NBA basketball game against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021, in Salt Lake City.

Donovan Mitchell doesn’t think Utah Jazz brought in Dwyane Wade to keep him happy

By Andy Larsen | December 6, 2021, 1:00 p.m.

(Rick Egan | The Salt Lake Tribune)Ty Bellamy hugs an old friend as she distributes "Gratitude Dinners" to one of the camps, as volunteers from the group Black Lives for Humanity, on 500 West in Salt Lake City, on Thursday, Nov. 25, 2021. The group served   to more than 100 people from the unsheltered population, with donations from the community, and many more had food delivered to them by volunteers at camps around the city.

Susan R. Madsen: Utah women shine in volunteerism

| December 6, 2021, 1:00 p.m.

(George Tames | The New York Times)

Then-Sen. Bob Dole (R-Kan.) at the Republican National Convention in Aug., 1984. Dole, the plain-spoken son of the prairie who overcame Dust Bowl deprivation in Kansas and grievous battle wounds in Italy to become the Senate majority leader and the last of the World War II generation to win his party's nomination for president, died on Sunday, Dec. 5, 2021. He was 98.

How Bob Dole embodied what was good, and bad, about American politics, George Pyle writes

By George Pyle | December 6, 2021, 3:07 p.m.

(Leah Hogsten | The Salt Lake Tribune) Activists pushing for a forensic audit of the 2020 election in Utah, rally at the Capitol on Oct. 20, 2021. A group known as the Utah Voter Verification Project is conducting a door-to-door canvass of voters in Utah looking for election fraud.

A Utah group is going door to door looking for election fraud. But they don’t want you to know about it

By Bryan Schott | December 6, 2021, 4:00 p.m.

(Bravo) Mary Cosby defends herself, sort of, in the latest episode of "The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City.

Episode recap: Already accused of racism, Mary disparages another group on ‘The Real Housewives of SLC’

By Scott D. Pierce | December 6, 2021, 3:00 a.m.

Utah guard Both Gach (2) dunks during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against California, Sunday, Dec. 5, 2021, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Isaac Hale)

Runnin’ Utes surge in second half to beat California

By Eric Butler | Special to The Tribune | December 6, 2021, 2:13 a.m.

(Rick Egan | The Salt Lake Tribune) Utah Jazz Utah Jazz head coach Quin Snyder reacts along with Rudy Gobert (27) after the official failed to call a foul, in NBA action between the Utah Jazz and the New Orleans Pelicans, at Vivint Arena, in Salt Lake City, on Friday, Nov. 26, 2021.

Rudy Gobert caps emotional, dominant night with an eviscerating dunk and a call for more offensive involvement

By Eric Walden | December 6, 2021, 2:17 p.m.

Utah Jazz's Mike Conley (11) drives against Cleveland Cavaliers' Darius Garland (10) and Kevin Love (0) in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Dec. 5, 2021, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

The Triple Team: Rudy Gobert’s ubiquitous defensive presence; Mike Conley’s veteran savvy help Jazz escape with win vs. Cleveland

By Andy Larsen | December 6, 2021, 1:15 a.m.

(Tony Dejak | AP) Utah Jazz's Donovan Mitchell (45) shoots over Cleveland Cavaliers' Jarrett Allen (31) in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday in Cleveland.

Donovan Mitchell scores 35 to help the Utah Jazz hold off Cleveland Cavaliers

By The Associated Press | December 5, 2021, 11:16 p.m.

(Rick Egan | The Salt Lake Tribune) Utah Utes head coach Kyle Whittingham Brigham Young Cougars head coach Kalani Sitake meet at midfield as BYU defeats Utah 26-17 in football action between the Utah Utes and the Brigham Young Cougars at Lavell Edwards Stadium in Provo, on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021.

New Year’s Six: BYU beat Utah football head-to-head, so why are the Cougars ranked behind the Utes?

By Josh Newman | December 5, 2021, 11:31 p.m.

Suspect in South Jordan shooting out of hospital, booked into jail

By Aaron Falk | December 5, 2021, 9:01 p.m.

BYU defensive back Matthew Criddle (17) celebrates after breaking up a pass to Idaho State wide receiver Jared Scott in the first half during an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021, in Provo, Utah. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

BYU football to play UAB in Independence Bowl

By Alex Vejar | December 5, 2021, 8:35 p.m.