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Review: 4 days with the Lexus RC F coupe

Mike Stapley, Contributor  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 6:17pm

The RC F combines great looks with spirited driving and a powerful V8.

Rainbow Bridge becomes world’s 4th international dark sky sanctuary

Faith Heaton Jolley,  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 3:22pm

Utah’s dark starry skies have once again received recognition after Rainbow Bridge National Monument was recently named an international dark sky sanctuary— making it only the fourth designation in the world.

Minnesota school bus driver removed after leading prayer

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 2:41pm

A Minneapolis-area church pastor who also drives a school bus says his rights to free speech and to practice his religion were violated when he was taken off his route for leading students in prayer.

Have You Seen This? Baby bears find human hammock; bearpocalypse inevitable

John Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 1:15pm

Sure you think it's cute now, but wait until you find that bear waiting for you in your bed.

Michigan couple gives 14th son creative middle name

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 11:53am

A Michigan couple had a little bit of fun naming their 14th son.

Remains of Czech cardinal return home from Vatican

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 11:13am

The remains of a Czech cardinal who faced persecution from the Nazis and Communists have been returned to his homeland from the Vatican almost 50 years after his death.

'This is my real life': Where Trump's travel ban hits home

Jennifer Peltz, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 9:09am

At the New York City convenience store where he works the overnight shift, Radad Alborati takes a sip of coffee and surveys his life.

Mom: Preschool's ban of the term 'best friend' is silly

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 8:14am

A Massachusetts family is looking for a new preschool for their 4-year-old daughter because her current school has barred use of the term "best friend."

No turkeys, please: Owner seeks gander for pet goose

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 7:52am

Lucy is a lover of long walks and a shared dinner of weeds, and she's looking for love.

Memoir of secretly baptized Jewish boy under new scrutiny

Nicole Winfield, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 7:47am

It's an incident that has stained the Vatican for 160 years: a 6-year-old Jewish boy taken from his family by papal police and brought to Rome to be raised Catholic after church authorities learned his housekeeper had secretly had him baptized.

Key findings in analysis of memoir of a Jew raised Catholic

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 7:33am

The case of Edgardo Mortara has roiled Catholic-Jewish relations ever since the 6-year-old Jewish boy was taken from his home in Bologna by papal police in 1858 and brought to Rome to be raised a Catholic. The move was ordered after church authorities learned he had been secretly baptized. Church law at the time required all Catholics to be raised as Catholics and educated in the faith.

Police: Man sleeping in drive-thru had pills, pipe and gun

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 6:59am

The drive-thru lane of a Sonic Drive-In is no place to fall asleep, particularly if drugs are in plain sight inside your car.

Correction: Israel at 70 story

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 6:35am

In a story on April 18 and April 19 about Israel's 70th independence day, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Israel's founding document described the country as a "light unto the nations." While the biblical phrase has been widely used by leaders, it does not appear in the Declaration of Independence.

Indian LDS Church members welcome President Nelson to Bengaluru

Carole Mikita, KSL TV  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 10:25pm

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in India welcomed President Russell M. Nelson Thursday to a place he says he loves.

Spouses can boost early detection for melanoma patients

Lindsey Tanner, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 8:05pm

There's an extra bonus to marriage for melanoma patients: They tend to be diagnosed in earlier more treatable stages than patients who are unmarried, widowed or divorced, a new study says.

Art center helps Utahns with intellectual disabilities discover hidden talents

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 4:12pm

The Everest Arts and Learning Center in American Fork, which first opened in January, gives 21 people a place to take part in art, adventure and learning activities.

US experts back marijuana-based drug for childhood seizures

Matthew Perrone, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 2:44pm

A medicine made from the marijuana plant moved one step closer to U.S. approval Thursday after federal health advisers endorsed it for the treatment of severe seizures in children with epilepsy.

AP Was There: The fiery end of the standoff near Waco, Texas

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 1:59pm

Around 6 a.m. on April 19, 1993, FBI agents moved in to end a 51-day standoff with the Branch Davidian religious sect near Waco, Texas, ramming holes in the group's compound with armored vehicles and spraying tear gas inside. About six hours later, smoke poured from the compound, which soon was consumed by a massive fire.

Have You Seen This? Herd of llamas chase tiny dog

Mary Dalrymple,  |  Posted   Apr 19th - 1:15pm

When a tiny dog wandered onto a llama farm in Tennessee, a chase ensued. Watch the video to find out if the dog can outrun the entire herd.