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Library patron returns book he took in 1982, plus $200

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 2:10pm

A patron who stole a book from a Montana library in 1982 has returned it after reading it at least 25 times, having it restored and having the author sign it.

Have You Seen This? Little girl meets a robot

John Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 1:15pm

This little girl has given me faith in humanity. Her excitement for what she thinks is a robot is not what my reaction would be. She's better than all of us.

Thousands of ultra-Orthodox Israelis protest military draft

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 12:20pm

Thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews demonstrated in Jerusalem on Tuesday over military service in one of several protests following the recent detention of a rabbi's son who refused to report to a draft office.

Former Army medic arrested in vandalism at Colorado mosque

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 12:03pm

Police arrested a former Army medic after a vandal broke windows and left a Bible at a Colorado mosque — an act that led to an outpouring of support for Muslims, authorities said

Myanmar's armed Rohingya militants deny terrorist links

Grant Peck, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 11:07am

An armed militant group fighting Myanmar's government on behalf of the country's Muslim Rohingya minority has issued a statement asserting its right to self-defense and denying links to any terrorist group.

New Jersey man gets wish, returns to work on 100th birthday

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 10:44am

A New Jersey man wanted only one thing for his 100th birthday: to return to his old job.

Cambodia bans export of breast milk by US company

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 9:12am

Cambodia has permanently banned the export of human breast milk by a company headed by a former Mormon missionary that pioneered the business two years ago.

Essentials of Buenos Aires: Evita, tango and pope's hometown

Albert Stumm, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 7:51am

During Buenos Aires' heyday, fabulous wealth flowed into the city from Argentina's agricultural heartland, turning the country into one of the world's richest by the early 20th century. The evidence of that era is still apparent in the grand architectural showpieces scattered around this sprawling city of 3 million.

Smurfette is shunned in Israeli ultra-Orthodox city

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 6:50am

Israel's pious ultra-Orthodox Jewish community has long chafed at public displays of women, whether the images are of female public figures or ordinary women.

Worst humanitarian crisis hits as Trump slashes foreign aid

Justin Lynch, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 6:43am

The world's largest humanitarian crisis in 70 years has been declared in three African countries on the brink of famine, just as President Donald Trump's proposed foreign aid cuts threaten to pull the United States from its historic role as the world's top emergency donor.

J is not OK _ Swiss court nixes letter as baby's name

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 6:04am

J is not OK — as a name, that is, according to a Swiss court.

Trump has casino trademark in Jordan but gambling is illegal

Jon Gambrell, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 28th - 1:54am

The president of the United States holds a trademark in Jordan for a Donald Trump casino, despite the fact that gambling is illegal in the kingdom. It is one of four he received before he ran for office, and suggests that the former casino executive may have had wider hopes for businesses across the Middle East than was previously known.

Man arrested in connection with vandalism at Colorado mosque

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 10:02pm

Police arrested a suspect in connection with the vandalism at a mosque near Colorado State University, a case they are investigating as a hate crime.

Four-legged fugitives take free rein on a California highway

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 8:20pm

That mustang in the rearview mirror turned out to be a real horse running on a Northern California highway — followed by a mule.

The Latest: 13 states back Trump travel ban in appeals court

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 4:01pm

The Latest on lawsuits challenging President Donald Trump's travel ban (all times local):

Why we love to binge-watch TV

Sage Singleton, Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 2:38pm

Online streaming is changing how we watch TV. Instead of tuning in to favorite shows at the same time every week, we now prefer to binge-watch them. Here's why binge-watching is the new trend and what it says about our culture.

Detroit-area man 'humiliated' by his Islamic State threats

Ed White, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 1:52pm

A Detroit-area man who works at his father's pizzeria repeatedly apologized Monday for making provocative threats in support of the Islamic State group and insisted he meant no harm to anyone.

8 great spring break destinations in Utah

Lindy Phippen Smith, Contributor  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 1:47pm

Here are some last-minute spring break ideas right here in our great state.

Have You Seen This? Michael Jackson's 'Beat It' with glass bottles

Mary Dalrymple  |  Posted   Mar 27th - 1:15pm

The Bottle Boys are back at it again with an impressive cover of Michael Jackson's "Beat It." If you like cool videos showcasing unusual talents, you'll love this.