Lifestyle

Mormons say race remains taboo topic in church

Mormon Conference

SALT LAKE CITY — A year after Mormon leaders published a landmark essay on the church’s past ban on blacks in the priesthood, some members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day...

Health

Study links autism to air pollution exposure in pregnancy

Women who are exposed to high levels of air pollution during their third trimester of pregnancy may be twice as likely to have an autistic child, a study found....


Auto

Ford expands drivers air bag recall nationwide

DETROIT — Ford Motor Co. has agreed to government demands to expand a driver’s side air bag inflator recall to the entire U.S. The move announced...


TX

Students: How about a therapy dog to cope with finals stress?

With final exams bearing down on them this month, nearly 1,000 students at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond turned out for “Paws for Stress”...


Faith

No immediate plans for Mormon missionaries in Cuba

SALT LAKE CITY — The Mormon church says it’s too soon to say if it will start sending missionaries to Cuba as the United States begins re-establishing...


Recreation

Snow woes afflict winter resorts throughout the West

Skiers may have started swooshing down Snowbasin Resort’s slopes a day earlier this season, but the Ogden Valley’s other two resorts have seen setbacks....




Recreation

Utah's first wild condor chick dies

Two of three wild-hatched condors have fledged, joining the wild flock of over 70 condors in northern Arizona and southern Utah. Program biologists from The...


Government

Davis County could get its first disc golf course

WOODS CROSS – City leaders are entertaining the idea of allowing a local park to be the site of the first disc golf course in Davis County. A group of three...


Science

Strange readings in Mars crater

New results from NASA’s Curiosity rover are painting a curious picture of the planet’s methane. The level of the gas found in the Gale Crater is less...


Hers

Brigham couple dress tiny sidewalks in holiday style

BRIGHAM CITY — The cookies are rolling out like hotcakes at the Rising Star Bakery, a new shop on the streets of Woodworth Village. Just peek in the window...


Hers

Beer, breakups and babies: Stories of the Ikea coffee-table

WASHINGTON — On Craigslist, it lives beneath “for sale: furniture.” Next to a listing for a never-used chafing dish, beneath a “Modern White...


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Study links autism to air pollution exposure in pregnancy

Women who are exposed to high levels of air pollution during their third trimester of pregnancy may be twice as likely to have an autistic child, a study found....


Brigham couple dress tiny sidewalks in holiday style

BRIGHAM CITY — The cookies are rolling out like hotcakes at the Rising Star Bakery, a new shop on the streets of Woodworth Village. Just peek in the window...