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Wild New Zealand rabbits surf on sheep to escape floodwaters

Nick Perry, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 10:50pm

Three wild rabbits managed to escape rising floodwaters in New Zealand by clambering aboard a flock of sheep and surfing to safety on their woolly backs.

Yes, you can buy happiness — if you spend it to save time

Seth Borenstein, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 8:33pm

Yes, you can buy happiness — especially if the money saves you time.

Priest at center of clergy sex abuse scandal to be released

Denise Lavoie, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 4:21pm

One of the most notorious figures in the Boston clergy sex abuse scandal has completed his prison sentence on child rape charges and will be released this week after two experts hired by prosecutors found he does not meet the legal criteria to be held as a sexually dangerous person.

Israel bars entry to 5 US activists under anti-BDS law

Rachel Zoll, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 4:17pm

Five U.S. Jewish, Christian and Muslim leaders were barred from going to Israel under a new law that prohibits entry to the Jewish state by foreign activists who advocate a boycott of the country.

Charlie Gard's parents ask court to let him die at home

Jill Lawless, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 3:41pm

Charlie Gard's parents know their treasured son is about to die. They have one final wish — to take him home, put him to bed and kiss him goodbye.

Report: Utah home-birth rate double national average

Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 3:20pm

A new report shows Utah women are choosing home birth at a rate double the national average, and those moms tend to be older and have more education.

Housekeeper welcomes role as symbol in deportation fights

Pat Eaton-Robb, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 2:33pm

A housekeeper and mother of four who has secured sanctuary inside a church says she's comfortable being a symbol in the push to change immigration laws.

The Latest: Pastor calls 10 flash flood victims hardworking

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 1:52pm

The Latest on the funeral for 10 members of an Arizona family killed in a flash flood. (all times local):

Have You Seen This? Utah baby experiences pure joy at her 1st rodeo

Mary Dalrymple,  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 1:15pm

One-year-old Ila experienced pure joy at the Spanish Fork Fiesta Days Rodeo last week, and the video is absolutely adorable.

How to earn a living on an endless road trip

Monique Serbu, Contributor  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 11:59am

How do you earn a living if you’re always traveling? It’s possible to live completely on the road and still earn enough money to cover your expenses — and have a little fun, too — thanks largely to ever-present access to the internet.

E-documents: How they work and why you should use them

Cosette Jarrett, Contributor  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 11:52am

Electronic signatures were given the same legal standing as handwritten ones 17 years ago. So here's the lowdown on e-documents and why you should be using them.

Woman gets kidney donation from stranger-turned-friend

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 8:59am

A Massachusetts mother has a new outlook on life after receiving a kidney donation from a complete stranger.

Ailing Nigeria president gives thanks for nationwide prayers

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 25th - 7:29am

Nigeria's government says President Muhammadu Buhari has written to Guinea's leader thanking him for organizing nationwide prayers for his health and saying "I am making good progress."

Spanish Fork family honors toddler killed in accident with big act of kindness

Sean Moody  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 6:22pm

Days after they lost their toddler in an accident, a Spanish Fork family is keeping his name alive with a big act of kindness.

Attorney: Client ate 'everything' bagel, did not take drugs

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 5:51pm

An attorney for a man who pleaded guilty to a conspiracy charge in the takeover of an Oregon wildlife refuge says his client tested positive for morphine because he ate an 'everything' bagel with poppy seeds.

Coach Kim: Is selfishness the problem in your relationship?

Kim Giles and Nicole Cunningham, Contributors  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 8:15am

"My wife and I can’t seem to get along. No matter how hard I try to please her, she says I am selfish with my choices." In this edition of LIFEadvice, coaches Kim Giles and Nicole Cunningham explain the real cause of selfishness in a relationship and how to change it.

Report: German runaway found in Iraq wants to go home

Kirsten Grieshaber, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 8:11am

A teenage German girl who ran away after converting to Islam and was found by Iraqi troops in Mosul says she wants to go home, a German newspaper and broadcaster reported Monday.

The Latest: Duterte meets with protesters outside Congress

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Jul 24th - 7:01am

The Latest on Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's state of the nation speech (all times local):