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Sen. Mike Lee to police doing facial recognition surveillance: Get a warrant

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 14th - 8:01pm

Federal police agencies would have to obtain a warrant to use facial recognition technology for surveillance under a bipartisan bill introduced in the U.S. Senate on Thursday.

Woman allegedly held captive for a month, West Jordan man arrested

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 14th - 7:11pm

Albert Tony Yazzie, 29, of West Jordan, who was recently paroled from the Utah State Prison, was arrested Wednesday for investigation of kidnapping and aggravated assault.

Family leave bill aims to end limits on married couples in same workplace

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 14th - 5:49pm

Several lawmakers, including Sen. Mike Lee, want to remove restrictions on the amount of leave married couples working at the same company may take for the birth of a child or caring for a sick parent.

Turtle Shelter Project gives the homeless a shelter they can wear

Jed Boal, KSL TV  |  Posted Nov 14th - 5:11pm

As state officials work through the challenges of a new model for homeless services, one woman who knows what it’s like to sleep on the streets is helping to save lives.

Defense picks apart police tactics in trial for nanny accused of abusing rabbi during his childhood

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Nov 14th - 4:34pm

Nanny’s former employer calls her ‘one of the kindest, good-hearted people I know.’

Elderly man in wheelchair hit by car in Salt Lake City, dies of injuries

Lauren Bennett,  |  Posted Nov 14th - 4:01pm

An elderly man was hit by a car Wednesday afternoon and later died of his injuries. Authorities say he was crossing the street in a motorized wheelchair when the collision happened.

Intermountain Healthcare CEO diagnosed with blood cancer

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted Nov 14th - 3:48pm

Marc Harrison, president and CEO at Intermountain Healthcare, has been diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a blood cancer.

Salt Lake officer cleared in death of handcuffed man

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 14th - 2:36pm

No charges will be filed in connection with the death of a man who was in police custody and handcuffed when he flung himself over a railing and fell two stories, ultimately suffering a fatal head injury, according to prosecutors.

Utah teacher headed to prison for making child porn

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 14th - 1:16pm

A former third-grade teacher is headed to federal prison for making child pornography.

Second man charged in 2017 killing over low-level drug deal in Magna

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 14th - 11:55am

A second man has been charged in connection with the killing of a Magna man during a low-level drug deal two years ago.

Want to receive a daily service idea this Christmas season? Latter-day Saints have you covered

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Nov 14th - 10:41am

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will send text message or email prompts with suggestions for daily acts of service to anyone who signs up.

Dog owner traumatized after pet attacked at Liberty Park

Garna Mejia, KSL TV  |  Posted Nov 14th - 9:59am

Police and Salt Lake County Animal Services are looking into reports of a vicious dog attack at Liberty Park.

Group organized against divisive 700-home development proposed in Coalville

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted Nov 14th - 7:21am

A new development planned in the small Summit County town of Coalville drew worries from current residents, who fear 700 homes and two golf courses from the project will impact the area’s water quality and culture.

Lt. Gov. Cox calls SLC homeless protest ‘bad form,’ says there are ‘better ways’ to voice concerns

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Nov 14th - 5:30am

The day after protesters brought a city council meeting to a halt, Utah’s top homelessness official called the protest “bad form.”

State seeks death penalty for Utahn accused of killing teen girl

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Nov 13th - 10:21pm

Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill filed a notice stating his office’s intent to pursue capital punishment for Shaun Patrick French if French is ultimately convicted of aggravated murder.

Kaysville man admits to bilking fellow church members in financial scheme

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 13th - 9:22pm

Robert Glen Mouritsen, 72, admitted in federal court Wednesday to a financial fraud scheme that took his friends and fellow church members for $1.5 million over a dozen years.

Veterinary services won't be taxed under new Utah bill after all

Graham Dudley,  |  Posted Nov 13th - 9:01pm

Utah’s tax reform task force has agreed to exempt veterinary services from taxation.

Former ambassador Jon Huntsman Jr. announces another run for Utah governor

Jacob Klopfenstein,, and Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Nov 13th - 8:30pm

Jon Huntsman Jr. is running for Utah governor. After leaving state’s top post for national and world politics, some ask why would he run again?

Murder charge dismissed day before Utah man set to go on trial

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 13th - 8:01pm

A man charged in a double shooting that left one man dead and a 17-year-old boy paralyzed from the waist down has had the charges against him dismissed on the day before he was scheduled to go to trial.