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Bosnian Serbs vote in referendum banned by top court

Radul Radovanovic, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 12:31pm

Bosnian Serbs on Sunday voted in a referendum banned by the country's constitutional court, risking Western sanctions against their autonomous region and criminal charges against their leaders.

Lengthy jury selection in Charleston church shootings begins

Bruce Smith, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 11:23am

The laborious process of jury selection is getting underway in the federal death penalty trial of Dylann Roof, the white man charged in the deaths of nine black parishioners gunned down during a Bible study at a Charleston church.

In battle for Iraq's Mosul, many forces with many motives

Susannah George and Lee Keath, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 10:50am

An unlikely array of forces is converging on the city of Mosul, lining up for a battle on the historic plains of northern Iraq that is likely to be decisive in the war against the Islamic State group.

General Women's Session: Latter-day Saints urged to be strong in their faith

Carole Mikita  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 10:29pm

Latter-day Saint women, young women and girls were urged to be strong in their faith during the General Women's Session of the 186th Semiannual General Conference.

Say hello to Snap Inc.

Hope King, CNN  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 3:05pm

The company synonymous with disappearing messages wants to build more than just software for your phone.

Have You Seen This? Acoustic techno street performers

Martha Ostergar, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 2:16pm

You make think the phrase “acoustic techno” is an oxymoron, but two dudes making music with buckets and PVC pipe will prove you wrong.

Priests' murders rattle Mexican city gripped by violence

Christopher Sherman, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 12:40pm

In this eastern Mexican oil town already weary of rising gangland violence and extortion, the abduction and murder of two priests this week sank many residents only deeper into despair.

Women in tech honored for outstanding achievement

Jasen Lee  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 11:09am

The Women Tech Council honored achievement in technology and business during its annual awards at the Grand America Hotel on Thursday. Recipients were recognized for innovations in shaping the tech industry and impacting Utah's economy.

War crimes tribunal for IS detainees lacks support

Desmond Butler and Lori Hinnant, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 10:20am

War crimes investigators collecting evidence of the Islamic State group's elaborate operation to kidnap thousands of women as sex slaves say they have a case to try IS leaders with crimes against humanity but cannot get the global backing to bring current detainees before an international tribunal.

Building a highway for trout from the Strawberry to Weber rivers

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 10:04am

It's been decades since cutthroat trout have been able to swim upstream from the Weber River to Strawberry Creek at Mountain Green in Weber Canyon due to a 400-foot-long culvert that blocks their way. A collaborative project aims to restore access.

War crimes tribunal for IS detainees lacks support

Desmond Butler and Lori Hinnant, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 10:00am

War crimes investigators collecting evidence of the Islamic State group's elaborate operation to kidnap thousands of women as sex slaves say they have a case to try IS leaders with crimes against humanity but cannot get the global backing to bring current detainees before an international tribunal.

Austrian leader: EU's outer borders must be better protected

Kiyoko Metzler and Kirsten Grieshaber, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 9:00am

Austria's chancellor vowed Saturday to better protect the European Union's outer borders to curb illegal migration, as he held a summit with his German, Greek and west Balkans counterparts to debate strategies to deal with Europe's migrant crisis.

Pope receives relatives of Nice attack victims at Vatican

Frances D'Emilio, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 6:30am

Pope Francis met one by one with relatives of the victims of this summer's truck attack in Nice, France, at the Vatican Saturday, encouraging them to resist what he called the great temptation to "respond to hatred with hatred and to violence with violence."

Imam in bombing suspect's hometown speaks against violence

Megan Trimble and Munir Ahmed, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 9:41pm

An imam spoke against violence and in support of law enforcement during the first Friday prayer service since a local man was charged in last weekend's New Jersey and New York City bombings.

2 tools for understanding and overcoming emotional eating

Emily Fonnesbeck, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 8:31pm

Emotional eating is much more common than some realize, and can feel absolutely overwhelming to the person trying to make sense of it. While it may be easy to blame the food, here are two tools to more effectively overcome emotional eating.

SpaceX: Accident points to breach in rocket's helium system

Marcia Dunn, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 8:02pm

SpaceX said Friday that evidence points to a large breach in the rocket's helium system during a routine prelaunch test that turned into a devastating fireball three weeks ago.

Community rallies for mom with devastating cancer diagnosis

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 3:17pm

Less than two weeks after she gave birth to her youngest son, Kristy Carpenter received devastating news: She had 10 to 12 months to live.

Target gets rid of kid-sized 'demon mini carts' after backlash

Aaron Smith, CNN  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 2:31pm

Target got rid of kid-sized shopping carts after a backlash from shoppers who ridiculed them as irritating and even demonic.

Tennessee: $100K in damages awarded to fired Muslim trooper

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 1:21pm

A federal judge has ordered Tennessee to pay $100,000 in damages to a Muslim state trooper fired after a military liaison falsely accused him of terrorist sympathies.