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Egyptian state TV says death toll from blast at main Coptic Christian cathedral in Cairo rises to 22

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 11th - 2:40am

Egyptian state TV says death toll from blast at main Coptic Christian cathedral in Cairo rises to 22.

Egypt's state-run news agency says blast at Cairo's main Coptic Christian cathedral kills 5 people

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 11th - 2:10am

Egypt's state-run news agency says blast at Cairo's main Coptic Christian cathedral kills 5 people.

Secret Santa pays off $46K in layaway at Pennsylvania Wal-Mart

Ellie Kaufman, CNN  |  Posted  Dec 10th - 9:03pm

Not all Christmas surprises come in large packages. Some of the biggest ones can come in the simplest phone call.

Utah veterans of 'Forgotten War' receive medals from Korean government

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Dec 10th - 8:11pm

Veterans of the "Forgotten War" were remembered Saturday with medals honoring their military service in Korea nearly seven decades ago.

Yoga, meditation help build kids' self-esteem, relieve stress, experts say

Erin Goff  |  Posted  Dec 10th - 5:22pm

Practicing yoga poses and mindfully meditating helps kids build self-esteem and relieves stress.

Activist objects to bath mats with image of Hindu deity

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 10th - 2:51pm

A Hindu activist is calling on Boston-based online retailer Wayfair to stop selling bath mats carrying the image of the Hindu deity Ganesha.

Have You Seen This? Kids taste 100 years of Christmas desserts

Martha Ostergar, Contributor  |  Posted  Dec 10th - 1:58pm

Food has trends, just like everything else, but I’m not sure a mayonnaise-based dessert should have ever been a thing.

Report: Two-thirds of young children in Utah have had cavities

Daphne Chen  |  Posted  Dec 10th - 12:24pm

Utah is falling short of Healthy People 2020 targets when it comes to children with cavities. Disparities among minorities and low-income children also persist, according to the report.

Chapel of Love lost to fire that ravaged city in Smokies

Jonathan Mattise, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 10th - 8:50am

The wildfires that killed 14 people and tore through Gatlinburg also stole an iconic venue from this city at the foot of the Great Smoky Mountains whose nickname is "the wedding capital of the South."

Assad relies on foreign fighters in push to retake Aleppo

Bassem Mroue, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 10th - 12:30am

Syria's President Bashar Assad is on the verge of recapturing all of Aleppo from rebels, but the victory won't be his alone. The battle for Syria's largest city has attracted thousands of foreign forces backing Assad — including Russian soldiers and Shiite fighters from Iran, Lebanon, Iraq and Afghanistan.

'Once in a lifetime find': Dinosaur tail discovered trapped in amber

Katie Hunt, CNN  |  Posted  Dec 9th - 8:41pm

The tail of a 99-million year old dinosaur has been found entombed in amber, an unprecedented discovery that has blown away scientists.

14-year-old with cystic fibrosis becomes fashion model for a day

Tania Mashburn  |  Posted  Dec 9th - 8:15pm

Rylee Bess has cystic fibrosis. A couple years ago Make-A-Wish reached out, and Rylee knew just what she wanted: to go to New York and be a model for a day.

Volunteering means life-changing experience for woman, children she's helping

Sandra Olney  |  Posted  Dec 9th - 6:54pm

At South Salt Lake's Lincoln Elementary, there is a volunteer who puts in full-time hours. This spring, Lizzie Whiffen came aboard to help keep a school store stocked. But soon, Whiffen was reading with refugee children and organizing a pillow drive.

Don't text, just dance: Upbeat campaign prompts serious conversations about distracted driving

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Dec 9th - 6:24pm

What do a troop of groovy stormtroopers and a dance called "The Wookiee" have to do with texting and driving? Nothing. But the team behind an online campaign hopes its pledge videos will get drivers thinking about their phone habits behind the wheel.

The Latest: Feds: Disband police in polygamous towns

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 9th - 6:11pm

The Latest on a federal case against two polygamous towns(all times local):

Lynch to visit mosque amid spike in anti-Muslim hate crimes

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 9th - 3:10pm

Attorney General Loretta Lynch is visiting a mosque in Virginia next week amid a sharp increase in hate crimes targeting Muslims.

Will Trump keep campaign promises to women?

Heather Long, CNN  |  Posted  Dec 9th - 2:34pm

One of the biggest surprises of the election is how well Donald Trump did among women, especially white women.

Churches vow to offer sanctuary to people in US illegally

Denise Lavoie, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 9th - 1:30pm

Hundreds of houses of worship are offering sanctuary to people who could face deportation if President-elect Donald Trump follows through on his campaign pledge to remove millions of immigrants living in the country illegally.