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5 held for planning attacks on Indian religious, other sites

Omer Farooq, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 30th - 6:30am

India's federal investigative agency has arrested five people for allegedly collecting weapons and explosive materials to attack religious sites and sensitive government buildings in various parts of the country.

Priest, 2 members of security forces killed in Egypt's Sinai

Ashraf Sweilam, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 30th - 6:22am

Egyptian officials say a Christian priest and two members of the country's security forces have been killed by suspected Islamic militants in the Sinai Peninsula's turbulent north.

NYPD: Man stuffed bag of feces in woman's pants

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 30th - 5:30am

New York City police are looking for a man who stuffed a bag of feces down a woman's pants as she walked in Manhattan.

German court rules against headscarf curbs for law students

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 30th - 5:11am

A court in Bavaria has ruled against restrictions on wearing headscarves for law students who are undergoing practical training in the justice system in the German state.

Where are they now? Woman nearly killed in crash day after HS graduation beating all odds

Carter Williams  |  Posted  Jun 29th - 7:57pm

Marjorie Medina had just graduated from high school when another driver slammed into her car and left her seriously injured. Two years later, she’s regained normalcies her doctors originally didn’t believe she’d ever have again.

Asteroids could threaten Earth, scientists say

Jareen Imam CNN  |  Posted  Jun 29th - 7:22pm

The threat of deadly asteroids hitting our planet is real, according to Asteroid Day, an organization hoping to stop a future catastrophe.

Pop-up shop to help support popular Idaho blogger facing tragedy

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Jun 29th - 4:32pm

Following the death of a popular blogger’s husband, a Utah company and a blogger are putting together a pop-up shop at Thanksgiving Point to raise funds for her family.

Startups look to redesign quieter, more comfortable breast pump

Barbara Ortutay, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 29th - 2:31pm

A growing number of startups want to make the breast pump more mother-friendly, using soft silicone parts or keeping their noise level down to make it easier for them to work and pump simultaneously. But it's a job easier said than done.

The Latest: Erdogan says Turkey will overcome terror groups

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 29th - 2:01pm

The Latest on the explosions at Istanbul's Ataturk airport (all times local):

Have You Seen This? The tech behind Snapchat’s fun filters

Angie H. Treasure  |  Posted  Jun 29th - 1:19pm

Vox recently took to YouTube to explain how the technology works, and it’s fascinating.

Video shows cougar swimming across large lake

Grant Olsen, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Jun 29th - 11:45am

During these hot summer months, it seems that even large predators need to cool off. A recent video from Washington captured the strange sight of a mountain lion going for a swim in a lake near the Canadian border.

Breakaway Catholic group accuses pope of spreading errors

Nicole Winfield, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 29th - 11:32am

A breakaway traditionalist Catholic group accused Pope Francis on Wednesday of spreading confusion and errors about the faith, joining a chorus of conservative criticism over his perceived lax doctrine and emphasis on mercy at the expense of morals.

Amazon offers inexpensive smartphones with a catch

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Jun 29th - 11:30am

With new smartphones costing hundreds of dollars, what would you be willing to give up to get a phone with similar features for a fraction of the cost?

Fire chief: Man saved from blaze by son's cackling chickens

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 29th - 9:21am

A Pennsylvania fire chief says some cackling chickens turned out to be cock-a-doodle-do-gooders.

BYU alum provides eyeglasses to needy children in Asia

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Jun 29th - 9:14am

Along with his wife and brother, a man who graduated from Brigham Young University is giving the gift of sight to less fortunate children.

Official: Over 50 people killed in new South Sudan fighting

Charlton Doki, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 29th - 8:10am

More than 50 people have been killed in fighting between a new rebel group and government troops in a remote town in South Sudan, and the "smell of dead bodies" is in residential areas, a church official said Wednesday.

Influential Malaysian opposition politician accused of graft

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 29th - 8:01am

An influential Malaysian opposition politician who has strongly criticized financial scandals involving Prime Minister Najib Razak was arrested Wednesday on allegations of corruption.