Utah hate crimes bill clears first legislative hurdle, heads to Senate floor
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.
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Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Feb 21st - 3:45pm
The husband of a woman injured in a cabin explosion last week thanked those who helped save her life and called it a miracle in a statement to friends, family and media.
Hau Dinh, Associated Press | Posted Feb 21st - 3:34pm
At a barbershop tucked away in a Hanoi alley, Le Phuc Hai patiently waits for the dye to turn his black hair the orange shade of President Donald Trump's locks.
Dave Clyde, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Feb 21st - 3:01pm
With two great movies before it, "How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World" has a lot to live up to. Does this film finish the franchise strong, or does it leave us disappointed?
Intermountain Live Well | Posted Feb 21st - 3:00pm
Heart attacks rise in winter. Instances of heartburn rates also go up this time of year, in part due to overindulgence of comfort foods, late eating, and increased alcohol intake. Here are tips to tell the difference.
Oliver Darcy Business, CNN | Posted Feb 21st - 2:15pm
YouTube said on Thursday it has taken aggressive action after a video creator accused the platform of aiding pedophiles in finding clips of young girls. The statement comes as major companies, including AT&T, Nestle and Epic Games, announced they are pausing advertising on YouTube over the concerns.
Nicole Winfield, Associated Press | Updated Feb 21st - 1:44pm
The day began with an African woman telling an extraordinary gathering of Catholic leaders that her priestly rapist forced her to have three abortions over a dozen years after he started violating her at age 15. It ended with a Colombian cardinal warning them they could all face prison if they let such crimes go unpunished.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Feb 21st - 1:24pm
A bill aimed at forcing the BYU Police Department to follow the same open records rules that all other law enforcement agencies are subjected to or risk decertification has been introduced in the Utah Legislature.
Nate Eaton, EastIdahoNews.com | Posted Feb 21st - 12:48pm
It’s been 24 years since a 14-year-old Minidoka County girl was brutally killed, and now a man has been arrested in connection to the case.
Cara MacDonald, KSL.com | Posted Feb 21st - 12:31pm
Winter camping is both an appealing and intimidating idea for many people. There are few crowds, and the peaceful beauty of remote outdoor locations in the winter is hard to beat.
'It seems to have been really successful': Wasatch County tests out program to pay off warrants without arrests
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Feb 21st - 12:14pm
The Wasatch County Justice Court has been packed Thursday with people who have taken advantage of a new program that allows those with warrants to pay their warrant fees without being arrested, authorities said.
Don Babwin, Associated Press | Updated Feb 21st - 11:58am
"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett staged a racist, anti-gay attack on himself because he was unhappy about his salary and wanted to promote his career, Chicago's police superintendent said Thursday.
Pat Reavy, KSL | Posted Feb 21st - 11:52am
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.
Erica Evans and Emily Hoeven, | Posted Feb 21st - 11:09am
A bill that would ban therapy designed to change either a teen’s sexual orientation or gender identity is expected to be introduced this week in the Utah Legislature with the goal of curbing the suicide rate of vulnerable youth.
Xoel Cardenas, KSL.com | Posted Feb 21st - 11:00am
There have been many memorable moments between the North Carolina Tar Heels and the Duke Blue Devils. On Wednesday night, we saw another memorable moment: a player’s shoe blowing out during a game.
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.
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