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Hulu could soon launch new service with live TV, sports

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  May 3rd - 6:30pm

If you love the idea of cutting the cord but hate waiting until the day after an episode airs to watch, you might have a new option in the coming year.

Bassist: Prince loved sharing his Jehovah's Witness faith

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 4:41pm

Music megastar Prince was known for throwing parties that stretched into the wee hours of the morning, but his faith and the Bible could also keep him gabbing until sunrise, according to his longtime friend and "spiritual brother," bassist Larry Graham.

Texas prison ban on Muslim inmate beards, caps ruled illegal

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 4:20pm

A federal appeals court panel has upheld a Texas prison inmate's right to a beard and skullcap as required by his religious beliefs.

Nuns to sell estate, move tomb of 2nd American-born saint

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 4:10pm

A Roman Catholic religious order announced Tuesday that it would sell its suburban Philadelphia estate and move the tomb of the second American-born saint, a banker's daughter who gave up her wealth to become a nun.

Maine's GOP governor, veto record-holder, names new dog Veto

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 3:31pm

Republican Gov. Paul LePage, the state's all-time veto champion, has named his new dog Veto.

Officials: Candles possible cause of NYC church fire

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 1:51pm

Fire department officials say the cause of a blaze that destroyed a historic New York City church is under investigation but it could have been candles.

Have You Seen This? Ticklish cat says 'wow'

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  May 3rd - 1:14pm

This cat has a secret button. What happens when you push it, you ask? Adorableness, that's what.

St. Thomas faces suit over suspension in sexual assault case

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 12:00pm

A student is suing a private Catholic university in St. Paul over its handling of a sexual assault allegation against him.

4K additional deer permits, new cow elk hunt approved for 2016

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  May 3rd - 11:53am

Due to growing populations, the Utah Wildlife Board recently approved adding more than 4,000 general buck deer hunting permits for the 2016 fall hunts, as well as a new cow elk hunt that offers 12,010 private lands-only permits.

Lawsuit accuses Connecticut rabbi of sexual abuse

Dave Collins, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 11:30am

A Connecticut rabbi is accused of raping and molesting a teenage boy hundreds of times when the boy was a student at a Jewish boarding school in New Haven from 2001 to 2005, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday in federal court.

The Latest: Connecticut rabbi denies sexual abuse claims

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 10:30am

The Latest on a lawsuit accusing a Connecticut rabbi of sexually abusing a Jewish boarding school student (all times local):

Jewish leader urges Sweden to prioritize anti-Semitism fight

Karl Ritter, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 10:00am

The president of the European Jewish Congress says Sweden needs to be vigilant of anti-Semitism among some refugees seeking shelter in the Nordic country.

Utah woman writes Australian pen pal for 60 years

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  May 3rd - 9:51am

For the last 60 years, Orem resident Judy Stuart has been writing to an Australian woman she’s only met twice.

Jewish leader asks Michelin to taste Israeli cuisine

Josef Federman, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 9:30am

The leader of an umbrella organization representing world Jewry has asked the Michelin travel guide company to evaluate Israeli restaurants with its famous rating system, implying that the decision to omit the country may be political.

Bassist: Prince found 'real happiness' as Jehovah's Witness

Kevin Burbach, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 8:30am

Music megastar Prince was known for throwing parties that stretched into the wee hours of the morning, but his faith and the Bible could also keep him gabbing until sunrise, according to his longtime friend and "spiritual brother," bassist Larry Graham.

Former florist's 5 tips for ordering Mother’s Day flowers

Angie H. Treasure  |  Posted  May 3rd - 8:03am

Having spent time working as a florist, I hope to debunk a little bit of mystery surrounding what some people may find a mystifying pursuit: ordering flowers. Here are five tips to help make your flower ordering experience smoother.

Cross-bearing 'Jesus' arrested at Apple store for trespass

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 7:11am

A man who calls himself "Philly Jesus" has a new cross to bear: He was arrested at a Philadelphia Apple store on a trespassing charge.

Tens of thousands Shiite pilgrims converge on Baghdad shrine

Sinan Salaheddin, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 3rd - 2:50am

Tens of thousands of Shiite pilgrims converged Tuesday on a golden-domed Shiite shrine in Baghdad to commemorate the anniversary of the death of a revered imam as authorities tightened security measures in the Iraqi capital amid concerns of more attacks by Sunni extremists.