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Utah Amber Alert sent for 3-week-old girl missing from Clinton, police searching for mother

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 20th - 10:49pm

Police say an infant was abducted by her 25-year-old biological mother, who is likely taking her to Modesto, California.

Utahns remember transgender lives lost

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Nov 20th - 10:31pm

While writing her speech for Wednesday evening, Samantha Taylor struggled with what to say about the hundreds of transgender people — and the thousands who came before them — who were killed or took their own lives this year.

Proposed law allows Utah schools to take, destroy students’ vaping devices

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 20th - 10:01pm

Sen. Mitt Romney questions nominated FDA commissioner, who fails to commit to flavor ban.

19-year-old Utah man sentenced to 5 years to life for attempted murder

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 20th - 9:33pm

Joshua Baer, 19, of Springville, was sentenced in Millard County’s 4th District Court to serve up to life in prison for shooting a woman in the head in June.

Proposed SLC e-scooter ordinance provides 'framework,' but no easy answers

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 20th - 9:01pm

Dockless electric scooters have been a controversial addition to the Salt Lake City transportation scene ever since they arrived in summer 2018.

Community dental clinic opens to increase access for kids, families

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted Nov 20th - 8:44pm

Thanks to numerous community partnerships, students involved in the U. dental program have the opportunity to work in underserved communities throughout Utah.

New high-tech app allows visually impaired travelers easier access through Salt Lake City airport

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 20th - 8:08pm

The Salt Lake City International Airport has rolled out a new high-tech service that is aimed to assist blind or low-vision passengers better navigate around the airport.

Volunteer debate coach accused of sexual activity with student

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 20th - 7:31pm

Henry Steven Olson, 23, of Taylorsville, was booked into the Salt Lake County Jail on Tuesday for investigation of four counts of unlawful sexual activity with a minor.

Utah Humane Society finds homes for 521 cats in 4 weeks

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 20th - 6:31pm

Every month, on average, the Humane Society of Utah finds homes for about 222 cats. But after an upsurge in the homeless cat population the past few months, the organization set a more ambitious goal — to place 400 cats in four weeks.

Woman won’t be forced to testify in sex assault case for man also charged in Mackenzie Lueck’s death

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Nov 20th - 6:14pm

A judge sided with prosecutors and the woman’s attorney, finding Utah’s victim rights law protects the woman from being forced to take the stand at a preliminary hearing.

Student, 18, throws scooter, breaks aide’s arm, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 20th - 4:05pm

An 18-year-old student was arrested Tuesday for allegedly assaulting an aide at a program run by the Uintah School District.

Angels Landing trail reopens following rockfall

St. George News  |  Posted Nov 20th - 3:31pm

Zion National Park’s trail crew has successfully removed the remnants of a rockfall on the Angels Landing Trail which is now being reopened ahead of schedule.

Lyft driver charged with sexually abusing Centerville passenger

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 20th - 3:02pm

Following a long investigation, formal criminal charges were filed Wednesday against a Lyft driver accused of sexually abusing a passenger last year in Davis County.

Have You Seen This? Mom uses food art featuring Disney characters, celebrities to help son eat healthy

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 20th - 2:33pm

Laleh Mohmedi started making the food characters in 2015 after she made pancakes into a lion for her son Jacob. She uses healthy food to make all of her plates.

2nd season of Disney+ 'High School Musical' series among 4 film projects approved in Utah

KSL.com Staff  |  Posted Nov 20th - 2:00pm

A documentary about a Utah-based aerospace company, a horror movie directed by a Utahn and a second season of a Disney+ series are among the cinema projects that earned state approval this week.

Convicted Utah killer charged with stabbing second inmate

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 20th - 1:47pm

A prison inmate already serving up to life in prison for a murder conviction who was also convicted of stabbing another inmate last year, has been charged yet again.

Utah troopers find more than 350 pounds of pot, 25 pounds of meth, in 24 hours

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 20th - 12:48pm

Two men were charged Wednesday with transporting about 150 pounds of marijuana through Utah.

‘We’re getting close’ on tax reform, Utah House speaker says

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Nov 20th - 11:10am

The Utah Legislature’s sweeping tax reform efforts could be wrapped up shortly, state House Speaker Brad Wilson, R-Kaysville, said Wednesday.

KSL Investigates: A warning about unlicensed, illegal contractors

Brittany Glas and Cindy St. Clair, KSL TV  |  Posted Nov 20th - 10:40am

More than two months after Kyle Bowen began the process of remodeling a home on his newly-purchased property, he said the job quickly became a larger, unexpected repair job.