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UN calls for reconciliation in Central African Republic

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 2:31pm

The U.N. Security Council is calling on the Central African Republic's president to urgently promote reconciliation between Muslims and Christians and reunify the country that has been plagued by sectarian violence.

Documentary turns Disney-loving man with autism into a star

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 2:03pm

Owen Suskind had largely retreated into silence in the years after his autism began to manifest, around age 3. Three painfully mute years later, and after countless rapt hours spent watching Disney animated movies, a word broke through.

Have You Seen This? Close call with a Great White

Angie H. Treasure  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 1:17pm

We'll just put this video in the running for best never-going-swimming-again deterrent.

Catholics awaiting Francis pray for slain French priest

Monika Scislowska, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 1:02pm

Polish and French Church leaders attending a Catholic youth meeting in Poland expressed shock over the killing Tuesday of a Catholic priest in France and called for prayers to be the answer to this latest act of terror in Europe.

Controversial religious procession barred from entering Kiev

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 12:42pm

Authorities in Ukraine's capital say pilgrims in a major religious procession connected with a Moscow-loyal church will be taken to their goal by bus, a compromise reached hours after participants in the procession were barred from entering Kiev on foot.

Think Trump and Clinton fall flat? Vote for Cat in the Hat

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 12:41pm

Voters who think presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton fall flat can now choose the Cat in the Hat.

AG: House parent at Catholic school abused foreign students

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 12:31pm

A former house parent at a central Pennsylvania Catholic school has been charged with sexually attacking two Chinese international students he supervised.

3 simple tech tips to help millennial investors enter the stock market

Cosette Jarrett, Contributor  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 11:46am

According to Forbes, only 26 percent of young people under 30 years old are investing in stocks. If you’re ready to start building an investment portfolio to invest in your future, here are some tech tips to help.

No typical salmon run: Fish spills across Alaska highway

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 11:40am

Alaskans are always excited by salmon runs, unless it's across a highway.

Man accused of threatening on Facebook to burn Boston mosque

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 11:40am

A Massachusetts man has been charged with threatening to burn down Boston's largest mosque and making other threats to the Muslim community.

Video shows one of Utah's most iconic hikes — The Zion Narrows

Mike Godfrey, Contributor  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 11:29am

A virtual look at one of Utah's most stunning and unique hikes — The Zion Narrows.

Mormon Tabernacle Choir's summer tour wows Europe

Candice Madsen and Carole Mikita  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 11:18am

Berlin. Frankfurt. Vienna. Nuremberg. Zurich. Brussels. Rotterdam. The Mormon Tabernacle Choir played to sold out crowds in historic concert halls across Europe this summer.

A 3-D movie without those goofy glasses? MIT is working on it

Aaron Smith, CNN  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 10:47am

3-D movie goers won't always have to wear those goofy-looking glasses, if MIT gets its way.

Do video games lead to violence?

Susan Scutti, CNN  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 9:30am

The 18-year old gunman who killed nine people in Munich, Germany, on Friday was a fan of first-person shooter video games, according to reports. This detail in the unspooling story of the rampage led many to worry that violent video games may be negatively affecting their own children. What is the truth?

Arson probed after minor fires at Mormon church, union hall

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 9:20am

Local and federal authorities are investigating a pair of apparent arson attempts at a Mormon church and a neighboring firefighters' union hall in downtown Las Vegas.

Atheists sue Missouri officials over Baptist convention

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 8:20am

A group of atheists has sued Kansas City, Missouri, officials over the planned use of $65,000 in tourism tax dollars to aid an upcoming Baptist convention.

Man, 62, playing 'Pokemon Go' at night gets stuck in mud pit

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 26th - 8:10am

Authorities say a 62-year-old man playing "Pokemon Go" at night in the woods behind his New York home became stuck in waist-deep mud and had to be rescued.