Kidsplaining: 7 ways to eat a slice of pizza

MH 080216 Baseball Food 01

The fine folks at Lucky Slice Pizza shared a video on “The 7 Styles of Eating Pizza,”...


Huge lightning storms in UK disrupt travel at London airport

Britain Lightning Storms

LONDON (AP) — British meteorologists said thousands of lightning strikes hit the U.K. during a powerful overnight thunderstorm, and a London-area airport reported flight disruptions Sunday after an aircraft refueling system was damaged. London Stansted Airport said that a lightning strike disabled...


75 years later, 'forgotten' WWII battle haunts soldiers

Battle of Attu Anniversary

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The only World War II battle fought on North American soil was waged 75 years ago this month on Attu Island in Alaska’s Aleutian Islands. Japan had invaded both Attu and Kiska islands in 1942. American forces began the 19-day campaign to reclaim Attu in May 1943. It is...


Visa woes have summer businesses looking to Puerto Ricans

Seasonal Worker Visas

PHIPPSBURG, Maine (AP) — Frustrated by red tape and visa limits on foreign workers, tourism businesses from Maine to Missouri are turning to Puerto Ricans who are fleeing a shattered economy and devastation caused by Hurricane Maria. Bob Smith, owner of Sebasco Harbor Resort in Phippsburg, hired a...


Say goodbye to school year in style

TX. Campfire

When school’s out for the summer, how do you celebrate? Some of our TX. staffers share their favorite end-of-the-school-year traditions, be they things to do with friends or events at their Northern Utah high schools. • From sunsets to sobs Aside from holding a yearbook signing stomp...


High school on horizon? Survive with tips from a grad

TX. Grad Advice

For all of my fellow high school seniors reading this, congratulations. We have made it through four years of homework, tests, stress, late nights, drama and who knows what else. The end is here — or near! For those of you who are middle schoolers, juniors in high school, or somewhere in...


The TX. 10: Best Disney princes

TX. Aladdin

1. Flynn Rider 2. Aladdin 3. Li Shang 4. Kuzco 5. Prince Adam • Story continues below video  6. Prince Naveen 7. Prince Phillip 8. Prince Eric 9. Prince Charming 10. Prince Florian — Scott Swain, Davis High


Bottom Line trivia

TX. Soda pop

The average American drinks about 45 gallons of soda pop each year, or around 470 cans.        


Powerful cyclone strikes Oman, Yemen; 6 dead, 30 missing

APTOPIX Oman Cyclone-7

SALALAH, Oman (AP) — A cyclone more powerful than any previously recorded in southern Oman slammed into the Gulf country and neighboring Yemen on Saturday, deluging a major city with nearly three years’ worth of rainfall in single day. The storm killed at least six people while more than 30 remain...


USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor closed indefinitely

USS Arizona Memorial Closure

HONOLULU (AP) — Damage to the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor in Honolulu was worse than expected and it will remain closed indefinitely, officials said. Boat transportation to the attraction was suspended May 6 after one of the vessel operators noticed a crack on the outside of the memorial,...


Amid anti-immigrant sentiment, some Spanish speakers wary

Bilingual in America

PHOENIX (AP) — Until recently, Lilly Mucarsel has spoken Spanish just about everywhere since arriving in the United States from Ecuador three decades ago: at the library, the movies, the grocery store. She raised three daughters who also speak Spanish and are passing on the tradition to her...

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