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McAdams seeks to intervene in Love lawsuit challenging Salt Lake County vote count

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Nov 15th - 2:11pm

Just before a lawsuit by Rep. Mia Love, R-Utah, challenging the vote counting process in Salt Lake County was set to be heard Thursday, her Democratic opponent, Ben McAdams, sought to intervene.

Here's a sneak peek at Macy's Candy Windows being unveiled Thursday

Mary Dalrymple, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 15th - 2:00pm

In a tradition that dates back to the 1970s, Macy's City Creek Center will unveil its annual candy windows Thursday evening.

Mother, son saved by seat belts urge Thanksgiving travelers to buckle up

Spencer Burt, KSL  |  Posted Nov 15th - 1:28pm

Shantel Anderson taught her kids the importance of wearing a seat belt, but on June 21, her 8-year-old son Dallin was the one reminding her to buckle up, possibly saving her life.

Want to track pelican migrations? DWR has a website for that

Hannah Leavitt, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 15th - 1:05pm

If you see a pelican wearing what looks like a backpack of sorts, don’t be alarmed. That is just the way the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources keeps track of migrating American white pelicans.

West Point Junior High partially evacuated due to 'strange odor'

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 15th - 12:51pm

A portion of a middle school was evacuated Thursday because of a strange odor in the gym, school district officials said.

Man says online meeting offered intimacy but led to robbery

Andrew Adams, KSL TV  |  Posted Nov 15th - 12:43pm

He’d only been chatting with her online for several hours before the two agreed to meet. But Drake Knutson said soon after he came face-to-face with the woman, he found himself being held at knifepoint by three men.

Man charged in human trafficking case arrested

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 15th - 11:58am

A man who was charged with human trafficking and numerous other felonies on Tuesday was arrested by a Utah Attorney General task force Wednesday.

Officers 'don't trust' Salt Lake County DA, refuse to cooperate in shooting investigations

Debbie Dujanovic, KSL TV, Mark Stevens, KSL TV and Emiley Dewey, KSL TV  |  Posted Nov 15th - 11:33am

A standoff of sorts is occurring in Salt Lake County, between District Attorney Sim Gill and the Utah State Fraternal Order of Police. In 18 officer-involved shooting cases this year, nine officers have refused to talk to the DA’s investigative team.

Utah lawmaker aims to clarify when colleges can involve police after reports of sexual assault

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Nov 15th - 11:02am

A Utah lawmaker is reviving a measure to make it clear that administrators can tell police if they believe a person accused of sexual assault threatens their campus.

Missing West Valley man located safe

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 15th - 10:17am

A man who was missing for a week was located safe, police said on Thursday.

Obama to headline Utah tech conference in March

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 15th - 10:08am

Former President Barack Obama is coming to Salt Lake City in March to headline a local tech conference.

Here’s how troopers use drones and other tech tools to investigate crashes

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 15th - 10:01am

Troopers stopped traffic in Parleys Canyon Monday morning to investigate the scene of a fatal crash. But this was a little different than your run-of-the-mill traffic investigation. There were no cars in sight, just a drone.

Woman charged with dragging son down the street, choking him

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 15th - 8:21am

A woman accused of dragged her son down the street was arrested for investigation of felony child abuse, according to police.

Utah toddler flown to Germany for rare heart surgery

Tania Dean, KSL TV  |  Posted Nov 15th - 8:00am

A Utah girl who needs a life-saving operation is on her way to Germany to get it. It’s quite a mission, but for Chloe Caldwell and her family, it’s worth it.

New judge named for case of man charged with murdering young couple

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Nov 15th - 7:39am

A new judge has been assigned to oversee the case of a man charged with killing a young couple from Eureka and dumping their bodies down an abandoned mine shaft.

What's the cost of enhancing school safety in Utah? Proposal seeks more than $195 million

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Nov 15th - 7:19am

A proposal seeks more than $195 million to enhance school safety, mostly for school building improvements and $30 million for mental health and school safety personnel.

Study: 85 percent of Utah firearm deaths are suicides; gun use more lethal than other self-harm

Ben Lockhart, KSL  |  Posted Nov 14th - 10:15pm

About 85 percent of all firearm deaths from 2006 to 2015 in Utah were the result of suicide, according to a newly released study overseen by the Utah Department of Human Services with the help of the Harvard School of Public Health.

Support for Utah's Proposition 4, an anti-gerrymandering measure, takes lead in latest vote tally

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Nov 14th - 9:41pm

Utah's yes votes for Proposition 4 have taken a lead of 2,250 votes out of 932,714 ballots following the latest release of results by three counties Wednesday.

Alpine School District preparing for western Utah County growth with property purchases

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 14th - 9:09pm

As the west side of Utah County continues growing at a rapid rate, Alpine School District officials are preparing to handle the influx of students.

Proposed law aims to take cellphones out of Utah drivers' hands

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 14th - 7:31pm

Everyone has seen drivers drift across traffic lanes as their eyes go from the road to their laps or whose heads jerk up as they come to a sudden stop, cellphone in hand.