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French minister: enemy seeks to divide Muslims, non-Muslims

Elaine Ganley, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 12:10pm

France's interior minister said Monday that the country is at war with an enemy trying to pit Muslims against non-Muslims, making it urgent to create a strong bond between the nation and citizens of the Islamic faith.

Fitbit unveils 2 new fitness trackers — including 1 you can take in the pool

Samantha Murphy Kelly, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 12:06pm

Fitbit wants to keep your fitness trackers from ending up in a drawer after a few months of use.

Explore historic mining town on local hike

Arianne Brown, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 11:35am

This week's Hike of the Week takes you through the historic mining town of Ophir, and up through the stunning Oquirrh Mountain Range.

BYU's internal probe on sex assaults nearing completion

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 11:31am

Brigham Young University President Keven Worthen says a faculty advisory council created to review how the school handles reports of sexual assault will present its findings this fall.

Police: Driver playing 'Pokemon Go' hits parked cruiser

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 11:10am

New Jersey police say a driver playing "Pokemon Go" on his cellphone crashed his SUV into a parked police cruiser.

Apartment complex warns residents about clown trying to lure kids into woods

Doug Criss, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 10:46am

It's like a scene straight out of Stephen King's "It." Young kids. A creepy clown. And everybody's freaking out.

Fire engulfs century-old Presbyterian church in Philadelphia

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 10:41am

A fire that engulfed a west Philadelphia church has been brought under control, and no injuries have been reported.

Utah family competes on Season 7 of 'The Great Food Truck Race'

Lindsey Johnson  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 10:12am

The Great Food Truck Race and host Tyler Florence are back for the show’s seventh season of food, sweat and tears, this time welcoming three of Utah’s own Lei-Away Leidies.

Lawyer's at center of race, gun debate on 2 Charleston cases

Bruce Smith, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 9:12am

Andy Savage keeps in his law office a sealed plastic bag with the blood-splattered clothes that Felicia Sanders wore sheltering her granddaughter from a fusillade of bullets that killed nine black parishioners at Charleston's Emanuel AME Church.

Make Your Week: 2 acts of service

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 9:03am

With so much bad news in the world, it's refreshing to hear the good news.

Lightning strike kills more than 300 reindeer in Norway

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 8:11am

More than 300 wild reindeer have been killed by lightning in central Norway.

Behemoth bike: German eyes world record for heavy pedaling

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 7:11am

Using giant tires from an industrial fertilizer spreader and scrap steel, a German man has built a bicycle weighing 940 kilograms (2,072 pounds) that he plans to pedal into the record books as the world's heaviest rideable bike.

Helping an anxious child: Parenting series — Part 3

Kim Giles, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 7:09am

In this edition of LIFEadvice, Coach Kim shares tips for helping a child with anxiety calm down and deal with panic.

Probe opens into French restaurateur's anti-Muslim tirade

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 7:00am

A French prosecutor has opened an investigation into suspected racial discrimination after two Muslim women said they were ordered out of a restaurant amid tension over France's burkinis controversy.

Pope Francis chats in person with Facebook CEO Zuckerberg

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 6:30am

Pope Francis has met with Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Zuckerberg's wife, Priscilla Chan, at the Vatican.

Released tape rekindles memory of 1988 Iran mass execution

Jon Gambrell, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 29th - 1:11am

The scratchy, echo-filled tape recording carries the voice of a man who once was in line to become Iran's supreme leader, talking about one of the darkest moments of the country's post-revolution history still not recognized by its government.

Holladay family credits hard decisions with helping their toddler's cancer disappear

Heather Simonsen  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 10:25pm

They had a 50-50 chance that their baby would beat cancer. Now, a Holladay family has the best news possible, and they credit some hard decisions along the way.

Wildfire blocking Yellowstone entrance smolders on

Brennan Linsley, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 28th - 7:31pm

Firefighters chopped down trees and searched for hotspots on steep hillsides Sunday as they battled a wildfire that has blocked an entrance to Yellowstone National Park.