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Ogden Marathon 2018: South Weber’s Cook wins again; Ogden’s Blackham wins the half

MH 051918 Ogden Marathon Overall First Place 05-4

For the second year in a row, a course record was set for the Ogden Marathon, only this time it was...

Lifestyle

The Latest: Coast Guard: Avoid area where lava entering sea

Hawaii Volcano

PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — The Latest on an erupting volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island (all times local): 11 a.m. The Coast Guard is warning boats to stay away from where lava is flowing into the ocean on Hawaii’s Big Island unless they have prior approval. Coast Guard Lt. Cmdr. John Bannon says in a...


World

Britain basks in royal wedding afterglow; grave gets bouquet

APTOPIX Britain Royal Wedding

LONDON (AP) — Unwilling to kiss Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding goodbye just yet, Britain basked Sunday in the scale of the spectacle as major broadcasters kept scenes from the royal nuptials on repeat along with fresh interviews with the bride’s dressmaker. The newlyweds have not been...


Lifestyle

Hawaii lava evacuees grow weary as uncertainty drags on

Hawaii Volcano Evacuation Fatigue-3

PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — Ed Arends grabbed what he could in the night and fled his 5-acre property, lava oozing from a crack in his neighborhood on Hawaii’s Big Island. That was more than two weeks ago. He hasn’t been able to stay at his house since. “It’s disconcerting not being home, being displaced,...


National

Whitewater river in Colorado a bright spot amid grim drought

Drought Bright Spot

SALIDA, Colo. (AP) — Despite a severe drought across the Southwestern United States this spring, there should be plenty of water for rafters and anglers in one of the nation’s most popular mountain rivers. Water from melting snow is rushing into the Arkansas River in central Colorado, thanks to a...


Lifestyle

'World of uncertainty': Hawaii lava reaches sea, injures man

Hawaii Volcano-15

PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — A volcano that is oozing, spewing and exploding on Hawaii’s Big Island has gotten more hazardous in recent days, with rivers of molten rock flowing into the ocean and flying lava causing the first major injury. Kilauea volcano began erupting more than two weeks ago and has...


Business

'Jurassic Park' dinosaur expert's next big thing: holograms

Dinosaur Holograms

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Forget the gray, green and brown dinosaurs in the “Jurassic Park” movies. Paleontologist Jack Horner wants to transport people back in time to see a feathered Tyrannosaurus rex colored bright red and a blue triceratops with red fringe similar to a rooster’s comb. Horner, who...


Lifestyle

Iraqi, Syrian guides bring views to Philadelphia museum

Penn Museum Middle Eastern Guides

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Three Iraqi natives and a Syrian woman have been enlisted as guides to share a modern cultural perspective with visitors to new Middle Eastern galleries at the Penn Museum in Philadelphia. The guides intersperse personal stories with historic content as they lead groups through...


Business

City hopes for revitalization in aftermath of fraud case

Ski Resort Fraud Aftermath

NEWPORT, Vt. (AP) — A remote Vermont community down on its luck had looked forward in 2012 to a downtown hotel, office and retail space and a research plant that would bring hundreds of jobs. It now sees just a vacant demolished block that some residents refer to as “the hole.” The redevelopment...


Lifestyle

Red carpet fashion: The best looks from Cannes Film Festival

Photo Gallery Cannes Fashion Wrap

PARIS (AP) — The Cannes Film Festival is about so much more than just movies. It’s also one of the biggest celebrity events in the world - pulling in stars ranging from Marion Cotillard to Cate Blanchett, Lupita Nyong’o and Julianne Moore for 12 days of red carpet photocalls. Here are some of the...


TX

Pageant shows off 'amazing' young women

TX. Miss Amazing

Recently, I was excited to be given the opportunity to be an all-day volunteer and “buddy” for the Utah Miss Amazing Pageant. That means I spent my day managing contestants and making sure they got where they needed to be during the Teen category; and, during the Miss category, I got to...


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