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Egypt's answer to latest attack reflects despair, resolve

Hamza Hendawi, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 12:34pm

Egypt's response to the latest deadly attack against its sizable Christian minority — a wave of airstrikes against Islamic militant installations in eastern Libya — may be a sign of both despair and resolve.

Poland's PM attends first Mass celebrated by her son

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 11:52am

Poland's Prime Minister Beata Szydlo has attended the first Roman Catholic Mass that her older son celebrated as priest.

Google aims to connect online ads to real-world sales

Michael Liedtke, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 11:37am

Google already monitors online shopping — and now it's keeping an eye on physical stores to try to sell more digital advertising.

Researchers: Drug will 'dramatically reduce' need for liver transplants

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted   May 28th - 11:00am

Patients' need for a transplant can be dramatically lowered by a drug that until now has been unclear with regard to its effects on the most severely ill with a liver disease, according to an Intermountain Healthcare study unveiled Friday.

Splash pad, zip lines and bouldering wall draw crowds to new Wardle Fields Park

Ashley Stilson  |  Posted   May 28th - 9:55am

Salt Lake County Parks and Recreation opened a new regional park on Wednesday, and hundreds of local families attended the ribbon-cutting at 14010 S. 2700 West in Bluffdale.

The Latest: Survivors tell of horror during Egypt bus attack

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 6:23am

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Video shows South African police pelting men with apples

Christopher Torchia, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 6:13am

A recently released video shows South African police officers pelting suspected thieves with apples that had allegedly been stolen.

Pope says Egyptian Copts killed by IS were 'martyrs'

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 4:30am

For the second day in a row, Pope Francis has expressed his solidarity with Egypt's Coptic Christians following an attack on a bus carrying Coptic pilgrims to a remote desert monastery.

Female paragliders from around the US rally in Draper for world record attempt

Art Raymond  |  Posted   May 27th - 8:13pm

Female paragliders from across the U.S. converged on the Wasatch Front Memorial Day weekend for an event to celebrate their sport and for an attempt scheduled for Sunday to set a world record from the flight park at Point of the Mountain.

Museum clinic repairs gadgets, reduces landfill waste

Ryan Morgan  |  Posted   May 27th - 5:49pm

Community members had the opportunity to bring in their broken items to the "Fix-It Clinic" at The Leonardo. The event aimed to reduced waste by helping people repair broken appliances.

Have You Seen This? Hysterical man sets new Plinko record

Martha Ostergar, KSL Contributor  |  Posted   May 27th - 2:01pm

This man has enough energy to power himself to the moon, so it’s a pure delight to watch him set a new Plinko winnings record on “The Price Is Right.”

Pope visits factory workers, highlights the dignity of work

Vanessa Gera and Antonio Calanni, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 12:36pm

Pope Francis highlighted the struggles that workers face in a globalized economy with a visit Saturday to a troubled steel factory in Genoa, where he stressed how jobs give people a sense of human dignity and denounced those who exploit workers.

Nationalist Buddhist group gathers in Myanmar despite ban

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 12:31pm

Thousands of Buddhist monks, nuns and supporters of an ultranationalist Buddhist group gathered at an annual conference on the outskirts of Myanmar's biggest city on Saturday despite being banned by the government.

Judge denies accused man's request to juggle during trial

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 12:00pm

A Massachusetts judge has denied a man's request to juggle during his trial to show jurors he was just clowning around when he allegedly tried to rob a convenience store.

Islamic State claims responsibility for Egypt attack

Amr Nabil and Heba Afify, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 10:34am

The Islamic State group on Saturday claimed responsibility for the attack on a bus carrying Christians on their way to a remote desert monastery south of the Egyptian capital, Cairo, which killed 29.

Supreme Court travel ban case could test Trump's reach

Mark Sherman, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 10:30am

The Supreme Court may soon decide how courts are supposed to view presidential power in the age of Donald Trump.

The Latest: Scandinavian leaders condemn Egypt Copts attack

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 7:48am

The Latest on developments in Egypt (all times local):

Pope: More Christian martyrs today than in ancient times

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 7:07am

Pope Francis prayed Saturday for the Coptic Christians killed a day earlier in Egypt by Islamic extremists, saying that there are more Christian martyrs today than in ancient times.

Turkey jails 2 journalists from opposition newspaper

Zeynep Bilginsoy, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 6:56am

Two journalists from a pro-secular opposition newspaper in Turkey have been arrested and accused of aiding a terror organization.