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Philippine church says priest, churchgoers taken hostage

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 1:13am

A Philippine Roman Catholic church leader says a priest and several churchgoers have been taken hostage from a cathedral by gunmen in a southern city.

Tensions in their past, Trump and Pope Francis meet

Jonathan Lemire and Julie Pace, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 1:05am

Concluding his tour of the ancestral homes of the world's three largest monotheistic religions, President Donald Trump met with Pope Francis, the famously humble pontiff with whom he has publicly clashed.

President Donald Trump, Pope Francis open their meeting at the Vatican

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 12:40am

President Donald Trump, Pope Francis open their meeting at the Vatican.

The Latest: Hostages taken at church in southern Philippines

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 12:40am

The Latest on the siege of a Philippine city that led President Rodrigo Duterte to declare martial law in the south (all times local):

President Donald Trump arrives at the Vatican for meeting with Pope Francis

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 12:30am

President Donald Trump arrives at the Vatican for meeting with Pope Francis.

Philippine Catholic leader says a priest and several churchgoers have been taken hostage by gunmen in besieged city

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 12:10am

Philippine Catholic leader says a priest and several churchgoers have been taken hostage by gunmen in besieged city.

Human leg in a fishing boot washes up on Alaska beach

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 8:50pm

A human leg with a fishing boot still on was found in a debris pile that collected in the waters near Alaska's capital city.

Experts' tips for choosing the safest sunscreen

Robert Jimison, CNN  |  Posted   May 23rd - 8:40pm

Throughout the summer, consumers struggle with how to best protect their skin from the harmful rays of the sun. But which products are the safest?

5 killed, 286 held in Bahrain raid on Shiite cleric's town

Jon Gambrell, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 8:14pm

Bahrain police raided a town Tuesday that is home to a prominent Shiite cleric facing possible deportation, arresting 286 people in an assault in which officers fired tear gas and shotguns at protesters. At least five demonstrators were killed and others wounded.

Mormon church president, Thomas S. Monson, to no longer attend regular meetings

Josh Furlong  |  Posted   May 23rd - 5:31pm

President Thomas S. Monson, leader of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will no longer come to the church offices to attend meetings on a regular basis "because of limitations incident to his age," LDS Church officials said Tuesday.

User submitted: Drone footage shows Wasatch Front transform after spring snowstorm

Mary Dalrymple  |  Posted   May 23rd - 5:10pm

Even though it’s May, Mother Nature isn’t quite ready to let us forget what winter feels like.

Mormon President Thomas S. Monson scales back duties

Brady McCombs, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 2:27pm

Mormon President Thomas S. Monson is no longer coming to meetings at church offices regularly because of limitations related to his age, church officials said Tuesday.

Trump, Francis: After clashing, a search for common ground

Jonathan Lemire and Nicole Winfield, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 2:18pm

They are stylistic opposites, one a bombastic tycoon-turned-president, the other a famously modest pope. They disagree openly on such weighty issues as immigration, climate change and economic policy.

Trump touts ultimate peace, but same obstacles remain

Dan Perry, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 2:07pm

President Donald Trump showered his Middle Eastern hosts with praise and declared a breakthrough regional peace within reach. No one contradicted him, but behind the pageantry and politesse a wall of skepticism remains solidly intact.

Have You Seen This? 2 accordions take on 'Star Wars'

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   May 23rd - 1:15pm

Turns out accordions are cool as long as you sprinkle in some Star Wars. That seems counterintuitive, but it's true. Check it out.

6 ways to keep your password safe

Darren Croft, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   May 23rd - 11:45am

While we would never leave our door unlocked in the middle of the night, we can often be far too cavalier with our passwords. Following these six, practical password principles will improve our safety and protect our information.

5 safety tips for the perfect summer BBQ

Emily Long, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted   May 23rd - 11:39am

The best summer barbecues occur when the sun is shining, friends are gathered and tasty meat is grilling. With a little bit of knowledge and preparation, you can make this your safest — and most delicious — summer yet.

Missing earring halts Philadelphia TV weather forecast

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 8:49am

A Philadelphia meteorologist has a TV news anchor to thank for finding an earring that fell off during her live forecast.

In Syria's devastated twin towns, tears mix with rubble

Zeina Karam, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 5:20am

Arriving with her husband and 10-year-old daughter to check on their home for the first time in five years, Adibeh Ghosn had trouble recognizing the neighborhood.