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Why Utah leaders are taking notice of a national marijuana banking bill

Matthew Brown, Deseret News  |  Posted Feb 18th - 3:25pm

A bill that would create a "safe harbor" for banks and credit unions to serve marijuana related businesses got a hearing Wednesday, six years after it was first introduced.

Screen time for kids under 2 more than doubles, study finds

Dr. Edith Bracho-Sanchez, CNN  |  Posted Feb 18th - 3:14pm

Screen time has more than doubled for children under 2 years old since 1997, a new study found..

Police investigating suspicious death in Millcreek

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Feb 18th - 2:54pm

Police are investigating a suspicious death in Millcreek as a possible homicide, officials say.

Have You Seen This? Woman displays amazing soccer ball dribbling skills

Xoel Cardenas,  |  Posted Feb 18th - 2:04pm

On very special occasions, you’ll see an amazing display of soccer ball juggling from a nonprofessional player that leaves you breathless. This is one of those occasions.

Presidents Day deals — worth it or not?

Andrew Wittenberg, KSL TV  |  Posted Feb 18th - 1:20pm

It’s another national holiday that seems like a ready-made opportunity for retailers to cash in. So which deals are actually worth it?

Cedar City man to be sentenced for attempted murder

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 18th - 12:33pm

A Cedar City man accused of stabbing another man in Enoch will be sentenced Tuesday after reaching a quick plea deal in his case.

Great Clips of the Week: Jordan, Timpanogos hoops earn clutch wins in dramatic fashion

Sean Walker,  |  Posted Feb 18th - 11:29am

Here are some of the best moments from the key plays of the week.

Proposal would let Utah women stay on birth control in jail

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 18th - 11:02am

A proposal in the Utah Legislature would allow female jail inmates to take birth control while behind bars, though county sheriffs have raised concerns about cost of providing the medication.

Police: Voyeur caught by alleged victim's own secret recording

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 18th - 10:33am

A man convicted less than a year ago of a sexual crime against a juvenile has been arrested for investigation of voyeurism after his latest alleged victim turned the tables on him, according to police.

Unvaccinated teenagers ask how they can get vaccinated without parental consent

Mark Oliver, KSL Newsradio  |  Posted Feb 18th - 10:02am

The children of anti-vaccination parents are taking to the internet to ask how they can get vaccinations without their parents’ permission.

2019's biggest supermoon lights up the sky tonight and tomorrow

Ashley Strickland, CNN  |  Posted Feb 18th - 9:05am

February's full moon will brighten the skies as the biggest supermoon of the year.

Bill to help abuse victims exit polygamous groups among domestic violence measures at Utah Capitol

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Feb 18th - 8:01am

Several women urged a panel of Utah lawmakers on Friday to support a proposal they said would make it easier for others like them to exit polygamous communities. It is one of several measures seeking to better protect domestic violence victims.

Coach Kim: Are you jealous of other people’s lives?

Kim Giles, Contributor  |  Posted Feb 18th - 7:01am

In this edition of LIFEadvice, Coach Kim shares how changing your perspective could help you be less jealous of other people's lives.

Family of Jerika Binks gathers in American Fork to remember missing woman

Caitlin Burchill, KSL TV  |  Posted Feb 17th - 10:43pm

It’s been almost one year since Jerika Binks went missing.

Man pulled from quicksand in Zion during harrowing two-day rescue

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 17th - 10:14pm

A man who became trapped in quicksand while hiking in Zion National Park was rescued over the weekend.

Utah principal spots student with gun, confiscates weapon, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 17th - 9:48pm

Two students are under investigation in Duchesne County after the principal of Altamont High School disarmed one of the them, according to the sheriff's office.

Team LeBron rallies to beat Team Giannis, 178-164

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Updated Feb 17th - 9:44pm

LeBron James was trading lob passes with Dwyane Wade again, one last time. Catching lobs from Kyrie Irving once again, too. And after making a stepback 3-pointer late, he stared down Joel Embiid to send a message without saying a word.

Visually impaired Utah students push for accessibility in the arts

Lauren Bennett, KSL  |  Posted Feb 17th - 9:08pm

Utah Schools for the Deaf and Blind began a new pilot program, Accessible Arts Academy, aimed at giving blind students the opportunity to learn more about what interests them in the arts and how to break down accessibility barriers.

9/11 fund running out of money for those with illnesses

Karen Matthews, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 17th - 8:27pm

The compensation fund for victims of 9/11 is running out of money and will cut future payments by 50 to 70 percent, officials announced Friday.

Utah Warriors drop first match of season, 21-10 at San Diego

Sean Walker,  |  Updated Feb 17th - 8:00pm

Devin Short scored a try just before halftime, and San Diego held Utah to just three first-half points in handing the Warriors their first loss of the season, 21-10, at Torero Stadium in San Diego.

Sandy mayor apologizes as drinking water ban is lifted

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Updated Feb 17th - 8:00pm

Nearly 3,000 homes in Sandy were given the OK by city and state officials on Sunday to drink water out of their taps again.


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