Gary Herbert

Utah Governor Signs Bill Legalizing Firing Squad for Executions

Utah became the only state to allow firing squads for executions when Gov. Gary Herbert signed a law approving the method for use when no lethal injection drugs are available, even though he has called it “a little bit gruesome.”

George Takei Slams Proposed Az Law, Dubs 'Jim Crow' Against Gays

George Takei Slams Proposed Az Law, Dubs 'Jim Crow' Against Gays

Openly gay actor George Takei of Star Trek fame slammed pending Arizona legislation which would allow people to refuse service to customers based on religious principles. Takei, known these days for both his acting work and guest stints on The Howard

Scientists Challenge Utah Legislators Over Global Warming 'Conspiracy'

KSTU: A group of scientists from Utah and elsewhere held a press conference after the Utah House of Representatives passed two controversial climate-change resolutions. One resolution asks the Environmental Protection Agency not to regulate carbon dioxide emissions. The other asks