Lifestyle

Layton gets first Sonic 3D in the nation

Sonic 3D

The 3D stands for “Drinks, Dogs, & Desserts.”

Business

US could back 1st pot-derived medicine, and some are worried

Marijuana Medicine

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A British pharmaceutical company is getting closer to a decision on whether the U.S government will approve the first prescription drug derived from the marijuana plant, but parents who for years have used cannabis to treat severe forms of epilepsy in their children...


National

Experts say auto tariffs would raise prices, cost jobs

Trade Dispute Auto Prices

DETROIT (AP) — Every workday, about 7,400 trucks mostly loaded with automotive parts rumble across the Ambassador Bridge connecting Detroit and Canada, at times snarling traffic along the busy corridor. But if President Donald Trump delivers on threats to slap 25 percent tariffs on imported...


Faith

LDS Church 'troubled' by separation of families at border

Immigration Holding Facility

The church said the U.S. government’s actions are “harmful to families, especially to young children.”


Auto

Asian stocks tumble after new Trump tariff threat

Financial Markets Wall Street

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks tumbled Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump escalated a dispute with Beijing over technology policy by threatening a tariff hike on additional Chinese goods. KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index fell 2.3 percent to 2,953.54 points and Hong Kong’s Hang Seng...


Business

New migrant rules could shutter some Maryland crab houses

BALTIMORE (AP) — Many Maryland crab houses expect to stay idle this summer after U.S. immigration officials approved additional migrant worker visas this month for only one picking house. The Baltimore Sun reports the H-2B visas for seasonal workers were awarded by lottery for the first time this...


Business

Peek at the future: Electric plane cruises skies over Norway

Norway Electric Plane

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Norway’s transportation minister and the head of the Scandinavian country’s airport operator took off Monday for a short flight ... aboard a Slovenian-made two-seater electric airplane. Dag Falk-Petersen, head of Avinor, sat at the commands of the white Pipistrel Alpha...


Lifestyle

More than melting watches: Spain's Salvador Dali Triangle

Travel Spain Dali

FIGUERES, Spain (AP) — If the name Salvador Dali conjures images of melting watches and one conspicuous mustache but not much else, then a visit to Spain’s “Dali Triangle” will not only make for a fantastic road trip, it will show that there’s so much more to the renowned surrealist’s work. Dali’s...


Lifestyle

Geraldine McCaughrean wins Carnegie children's book prize

Britain Children’s Book Prizes

LONDON (AP) — British writer Geraldine McCaughrean on Monday won the prestigious Carnegie Medal for children’s literature for “Where the World Ends.” McCaughrean was named the winner for her novel about two Scottish boys marooned at sea. She also won the prize, chosen by children’s librarians, in...


Lifestyle

Armani democratizes the double-breasted jacket

Italy Fashion Armani

MILAN (AP) — In a week normally reserved for men’s fashion, the June edition of Milan Fashion Week closed Monday with a mélange of men’s and women’s previews for next spring and summer. President of the Italian national fashion chamber, Carlo Capasa, said the shift is a response to “the challenges...


Faith

LDS Church working on new hymnbook, 'Children's Songbook'

BN 031515 Ward Choirs 08-7

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced Monday that it has begun work on new songbooks for its worship services.


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