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Rain washes out attempt to set record Greek sirtaki dance

Olimpiu Gheorghiu, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 29th - 4:50am

Torrential rain has dashed hopes in Romania of setting a Guinness Book world record for Greece's famous sirtaki dance.

Have You Seen This? Not your toddler's finger puppet

Martha Ostergar, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  May 28th - 4:03pm

Watch the astonishingly human movements of this finger puppet prototype. Talk about master of puppets.

Man convicted on terrorism charge in synagogue firebombings

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 28th - 12:40pm

A New Jersey man convicted of terrorism for vandalizing and firebombing Jewish temples and a rabbi's home is now facing a possible life sentence.

Scientists find minivan-sized sponge, world's largest

Caleb Jones, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 28th - 11:47am

Researchers in Hawaii have been absorbed by a sea creature they discovered last summer, and their findings are pretty big.

Lunar rock escorted to downtown vault for Clark Planetarium renovation

Ashley Stilson, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  May 27th - 8:52pm

The moon rock at Clark Planetarium was moved to a Zions Bank vault in preparation for summer construction of new exhibits.

Colombian rebels free Spanish journalist, 2 others

Joshua Goodman, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 8:30pm

Leftist rebels have freed a Spanish correspondent and two other journalists who went missing in a lawless region of Colombia, ending a weeklong saga that recalled some of the darkest days of a long-running conflict the South American nation is trying to move beyond.

Is 1 minute of exercise all you need?

Carina Storrs, CNN  |  Posted  May 27th - 8:26pm

If someone told you that you could get a full workout in the same amount of time it takes you to make a cup of tea or take out the trash, would you believe them?

SpaceX lands another rocket after satellite delivery

Marcia Dunn, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 7:57pm

SpaceX pulled off another rocket landing Friday, the third in just under two months.

Porcupine sculpture stolen from Maine airport is replaced

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 5:40pm

A prickly steel-and-nails sculpture of a mama porcupine and its baby has replaced a statue that was stolen from an airport in Maine.

Putin blasts West on first trip to EU country this year

Derek Gatopoulos, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 5:30pm

On his first trip to a European Union country this year, Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday sharply criticized western policy toward Moscow, describing a newly expanded U.S. missile defense system as a threat to his country's security — and vowing to retaliate.

Davis County sisters diagnosed with breast cancer 2 weeks apart

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  May 27th - 3:17pm

From sharing a bed and going to school to visiting an impressive 55 countries, the Page sisters have always been “attached at the hip.” Now, they’re battling breast cancer together.

Catholic priest says Colombian rebel group frees Spanish journalist

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 2:50pm

Catholic priest says Colombian rebel group frees Spanish journalist.

A state-by-state look at proposals dealing with LGBT rights

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 27th - 1:30pm

Oklahoma, Alabama, Wisconsin, West Virginia, Tennessee, Maine, Arizona, Louisiana, Utah, Georgia and Texas — announced a lawsuit Wednesday against the Obama administration over its directive to U.S. public schools to let transgender students use the bathrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity. Here's a look at legislation around the country:

Have You Seen This? Most hugs in 1 minute

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  May 27th - 1:13pm

Everything is a world record these days. Including handing out emotionless hugs.

When you need antibiotics — and when you don't

Jacque Wilson, CNN  |  Posted  May 27th - 12:32pm

You're sick. You're not sure what it is, but you know you would really love for this achy feeling, stuffed-up head or painful cough to go away. So you go to the doctor and demand drugs.

Beyond the curb: Where does Utah’s recycling go?

Mabel Wheeler, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  May 27th - 12:15pm

How much do you know about recycling beyond the curb? Changes in recycling systems mean you might need to update your recycling practices.