Utahn awaiting trial arrested in second child porn allegation
A South Jordan man already facing child pornography charges was arrested again this week while out of jail awaiting his next court hearing.
Cara MacDonald, KSL.com | Posted Feb 21st - 11:21am
Researchers at the University of Utah and University of Washington have published a study indicating that a drug traditionally used to treat cancer may be useful in mitigating the effects of traumatic brain injuries.
Katie McKellar, KSL | Posted Feb 21st - 10:41am
Despite languishing for years, a bill that would add teeth to Utah's hate crime laws has cleared a legislative hurdle that will allow it to be heard by the full state Senate.
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Feb 21st - 10:14am
Two games into the league’s second season, the Warriors have flipped their original narrative on its head. No longer a team with an explosive offense and an inconsistent defense, Utah has found a defensive identity to pair with its offense.
Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com | Posted Feb 21st - 10:08am
Police are searching for a man after an armed robbery at a Maverik convenience store in North Salt Lake early Thursday morning.
KSL.com | Posted Feb 21st - 9:44am
A bill that would allow all levels of autonomous vehicles on state highways, plus a proposal to give incentives to students to do well on standardized tests moved ahead at the Utah Legislature Wednesday.
Katie McKellar, KSL | Posted Feb 21st - 9:03am
SB34, which would leverage state transportation dollars to encourage more cities to pave the way for affordable housing, won a unanimous endorsement from a House committee on Wednesday — but only after a long and lively debate.
Annie Knox, KSL | Posted Feb 21st - 8:38am
A Tremonton man accused of shooting and killing another man who he claimed had threatened his family has admitted to reduced charges.
Amy Joi O'Donoghue | Posted Feb 21st - 8:28am
A bill on radioactive waste disposal received initial approval Wednesday in the Senate but needs another vote to clear that body and Utah Gov. Gary Herbert's signature before it becomes law. It could allow disposal of depleted uranium waste.
Marjorie Cortez, KSL | Posted Feb 21st - 8:24am
The Senate Education Committee endorsed Wednesday a bill that would allow students to receive class credit for their efforts on standardized tests.
Art Raymond, KSL | Posted Feb 21st - 8:21am
The Utah House levied unanimous support for a bill that would open up state roads to the operation of autonomous vehicles. The proposal also attempts to create a method to assign liability in the event of an accident that lacks a driver.
Emily Ashcraft, KSL | Posted Feb 21st - 8:01am
The House Revenue and Taxation Standing Committee voted 6-4 on Wednesday to hold a bill that would remove the sales tax on adult and baby diapers, as well as feminine hygiene products.
Ashley Imlay, KSL | Posted Feb 21st - 7:38am
The fire that destroyed a popular Provo Mexican restaurant last week started when towels in a basement sink spontaneously ignited, fire officials said Wednesday.
Ashley Imlay, KSL | Posted Feb 21st - 7:19am
Hundreds gathered at the state Capitol for the 11th annual Rally for Recovery, meant as a celebration for those who are overcoming their addictions or depression.
Emily Ashcraft, KSL | Posted Feb 21st - 7:00am
After hearing personal testimony on both sides of the issue, the House Judiciary Committee voted 7-5 to pass a bill that would amend abortion law to prohibit abortions after 18 weeks.
Linda Williams, KSL.com and Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com | Posted Feb 21st - 6:25am
School in the San Juan School District is canceled, and schools in Washington County had a delayed start because of unprecedented winter weather.
Annie Knox, KSL | Posted Feb 20th - 10:25pm
A West Point welder originally faced up to life in prison for shooting and killing a man who had slashed his face with a razor during a night of drinking in 2017. Now he will serve just five years at most.
Xoel Cardenas, KSL.com | Posted Feb 20th - 9:49pm
A bill is expected to be unveiled on Thursday that is aimed at banning gay conversion therapy for minors in Utah.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Feb 20th - 9:36pm
Police say a man who was arrested on Monday in connection with the death of a Millcreek man had a "metal object in his hands," and told someone nearby that he had killed a person, according to a jail report.
Caitlin Burchill, KSL TV | Posted Feb 20th - 9:11pm
Not that the University of Utah needs another reason to be competitive with BYU, but according to a report in this week’s The Daily Utah Chronicle the state is “Getting the Best Price for the U.”
- Student journalists reveal U. transportation passes cost more than counterparts
- Utah Senate passes overhaul to process of appropriating $ for college buildings
- USU officials: Alert of 'armed aggressor' on campus was false alarm
- Bennion Elementary community urges Salt Lake board to spare school from closure recommendation