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Police: Bridal shop co-owner stood naked in store window

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 4:11pm

The co-owner of a bridal shop has been charged with indecent exposure after three women reported him standing naked next to mannequins in the store's display window.

Church attacker nurtured jihad in quiet French town

Lori Hinnant, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 4:01pm

Adel Kermiche nursed his obsession with jihad in this quiet French town alongside the Seine River, and his twice-thwarted attempt to join Islamic State extremists in Syria ended with an attack on an elderly priest celebrating Mass in its sturdy stone church.

Authorities raid mosque in northern Germany

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 3:31pm

Authorities in northern Germany say police have raided a mosque believed to be a "hot spot" for Islamic extremists in the city of Hildesheim.

Pope says the world's at war, urges Europe to greet refugees

Frances D'Emilio and Monika Scislowska, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 3:21pm

Pope Francis, deeply saddened by the slaying of an elderly priest during Mass in a church in the French countryside, warned grimly Wednesday that the world is at war, but cautioned against labeling it a war among religions.

The Latest: Pope talks about migrants with Polish bishops

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 2:52pm

The Latest on Pope Francis' trip to Poland for World Youth Day events (all times local):

Greece: anarchists evicted from illegally occupied buildings

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 2:31pm

Greek police have emptied three buildings in this northern city of illegal occupiers and made 74 arrests.

Church official seeks bail after high court nixes conviction

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 2:31pm

A former Philadelphia church official imprisoned over his handling of abuse complaints is seeking bail after Pennsylvania's highest court granted him a new trial.

Devices aim to prevent leaving kids behind in hot cars

Maggie Lohmiller, CNN  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 2:30pm

Every year, reports of young children being left in hot cars make headlines. Several devices try to ensure precious cargo isn't left behind.

Turkey, once touted as regional model, is mired in tension

Christopher Torchia, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 1:42pm

Turkey was riding high in 2010, casting its brand of Islamic piety, Western-style democracy and economic growth as a regional model amid popular upheavals in the Mideast and North Africa.

Circus acrobats tie the knot on tightrope during show

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 1:21pm

Two circus acrobats tied the knot on a tightrope during a performance in Houston.

Oops! Trump: Clinton's VP pick was bad New Jersey governor

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 1:12pm

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump took a shot Wednesday at Hillary Clinton's running mate, Democratic U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine, for doing a terrible job as governor of New Jersey.

Have You Seen This? 1 million dots

John Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 1:12pm

This piece of art isn't just mind-blowing and impressive, but it's a real exercise in patience.

Bike Ogden Overlook Trail for stunning panoramic views

Justin McFarland, Contributor  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 12:44pm

The Ogden Overlook trail is a popular Snowbasin area trail providing panoramic views of Ogden and Snowbasin, and can easily be biked most evenings after work. Wildlife such as moose and deer are commonly seen there.

Iran sets May 2017 for presidential elections

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 12:21pm

Iran's Interior Ministry on Wednesday said a constitutional watchdog had approved the country's presidential election for May 2017.

Officials at historic tourist spot warn of 'fake monk mafia'

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 12:10pm

Visitors to one of Boston's top tourist destinations are being asked not to give money to what officials have dubbed "the fake monk mafia."

Car review: 4 days with the 2016 Chevrolet Camaro SS

Mike Stapley, Contributor  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 11:58am

Retro styling and modern technology combine for an American thrill ride.

US tourist spends night on roof of Milan's Duomo cathedral

Colleen Barry, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 11:11am

The caretakers of Milan's historic Duomo cathedral on Wednesday requested additional police surveillance in light of an incident in which an American tourist was locked inside overnight and the terror attack on a French church.

Drink up: Cockroach milk is the protein drink you didn't know you've been missing

Susan Scutti, CNN  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 11:00am

A little cockroach milk with those cookies? Chock full of protein, the insect milk may someday be transformed into a food supplement worthy of human consumption, new research indicates.

Norway mulls giving mountain peak to Finland

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 10:21am

Norway is considering moving a mountain — or at least its peak — to neighboring Finland.

Egypt's scholars reject government-written sermons

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 10:12am

In a rebuke to the Egyptian government, the top religious scholars of Egypt's Al-Azhar have rejected new government measures to standardize Friday sermons, saying such a step would "freeze" the development of religious discourse.