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Iranians hold annual anti-Israel rallies to mark al-Quds day

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 1st - 12:40am

Iranians are staging anti-Israel rallies across the country, with protesters condemning the Israeli occupation of Palestinian territories and chanting "death to Israel."

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The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 30th - 11:40pm

US judge blocks Mississippi law on religious objections to gay marriage.

Are acidic foods ruining your health?

Allana Kerr, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Jun 30th - 8:31pm

The alkaline diet claims that living "acid free" will dramatically improve your health. Does the evidence back these claims?

Video: Utah Olympic Park to host 2nd summer of ‘world’s steepest slip ‘n slide’

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Jun 30th - 8:25pm

Have you ever wanted to slip ‘n slide down an Olympic ski jump and land in a pool? Well, now for the second year, the Utah Olympic Park is making it possible.

Stolen camp gear returned to West Point Boy Scout troop

Ladd Egan  |  Posted  Jun 30th - 8:15pm

A Davis County Boy Scout troop found reason to celebrate Thursday, as a good Samaritan returned some of the camping equipment stolen from a trailer in a church parking lot earlier this week.

Photos: 150 years of Utah Independence Day celebrations

Carter Williams  |  Posted  Jun 30th - 7:31pm

Patriotic celebrations of U.S. freedom have been around Utah since even before it became a state. While much has changed over the decades, the love for the stars and stripes have not.

Journey to Jupiter: NASA spacecraft nears planet rendezvous

Alicia Chang, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 30th - 7:01pm

Jupiter takes center stage with the arrival next week of a NASA spacecraft built to peek through its thick, swirling clouds and map the planet from the inside out.

Calif bill would extend LGBT rights at private schools

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 30th - 6:41pm

Legislation to let students charge Christian universities with LGBT discrimination is a step closer to becoming law in California.

Turkish government lawyer: US cleric had 'unlawful conduct'

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 30th - 3:21pm

A lawyer representing the Turkish government says he'll continue exposing what he calls the "unlawful conduct" of a reclusive Muslim cleric in Pennsylvania whom Turkey's president accuses of orchestrating a coup attempt.

Google has 'smart crib' in the works

Hope King, CNN  |  Posted  Jun 30th - 2:33pm

Google wants to cram as many baby monitoring devices as possible into a single crib. A patent published on Thursday showed the company's plans for a smart crib.

Federal judge sets July 18 hearing in church shooting case

Meg Kinnard, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 30th - 2:01pm

A hearing has been set for next month to sort out jury selection details for the federal trial of a white man accused of gunning down nine black parishioners at a historic South Carolina church.

Have You Seen This? Matt Damon pranks would-be secret agents

Angie H. Treasure  |  Posted  Jun 30th - 1:21pm

“Jason Bourne” actor used a strategically dropped cellphone to both promote his movie and a nonprofit website, while having a little fun with strangers, of course.

Egypt marks new holiday amid violence in Sinai, near Libya

Hamza Hendawi, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 30th - 1:12pm

Egypt celebrated the army's 2013 overthrow of an Islamist president with a new national holiday on Thursday, a day that also saw a series of deadly militant attacks in Sinai and clashes with smugglers near the nation's porous border with Libya.

'The BFG' is heartwarming family fun

Travis Poppleton, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Jun 30th - 12:44pm

A big friendly giant is walking into theaters this weekend, and you may just want take the family to see him.

UK Labour leader criticized for Israel, Islamic State remark

Gregory Katz, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 30th - 11:40am

Embattled Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn has been harshly criticized for comments made Thursday during the release of an independent inquiry into anti-Semitism in the party ranks.

5 new places to eat in Salt Lake City

Emi Rigby, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Jun 30th - 10:46am

Craving a new place to eat in Salt Lake City? Look no further than this list of restaurants that have recently made a splash on the food scene.

How the U. helps athletes, coaches balance football, family and faith

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Jun 30th - 9:32am

It’s 3 a.m. following a taxing football game. The brain is wired and sleep is fleeting. But in a few hours, church services begin and your toddler does not care what time you went to bed or how exhausted you or your body might feel.

UN court upholds convictions, sentences of 2 Bosnian Serbs

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 30th - 9:10am

A United Nations war crimes court has rejected the appeals of two senior Bosnian Serbs against their convictions for playing key roles in a campaign of murder, torture and persecution against Muslims and Croats during the 1992-95 Bosnian war