• LaMarcus Aldridge having historic series against Thunder

    Berry Tramel | Updated: 5 min ago

    Two wild things happened Monday night in San Antonio. The most infamous 13.5 seconds in recent NBA playoff history, and a monumental victory for the Thunder. The latter is glorious, but only partially relevant to the rest of this series. The former is fascinating but not at all relevant to the rest of this series. Lost in the grandeur of the Thunder victory and the anarchy of the last 13.5 seconds was a line on the box score. 15-21 FG; 10-10 FT; 8 Reb.; 41 points. That’s LaMarcus Aldridge’s line in Game 2. And here’s why it looms over this Western Conference semifinal like a thunderstorm over an outdoor wedding. Game 2 wasn’t Aldridge’s best game of this series.

  • FBI: Man admits to contaminating food at Michigan stores

    Updated: 10 min ago

    ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A man is in custody after he admitted to spraying a contaminant that officials believe contained mouse poison on unpackaged food at several Michigan grocery stores, authorities said. An investigation indicated the man sprayed a mixture of hand sanitizer, water and mouse poison on produce and open food bars at three Ann Arbor stores within the last couple of weeks, the FBI announced Tuesday. He also visited other stores in Ann Arbor and several other Michigan cities, the state said. "The investigation is ongoing in order to determine if any other stores were victimized by the suspect," the FBI said in a statement. The FBI has not released the man's identity.

  • What to do in Oklahoma on May 4, 2016: Hear Eliza Rickman at Graphite Gallery

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: 17 min ago

    Today's featured event: Popular singer-songwriter Eliza Rickman returns to Oklahoma City for a solo show after her successful “Welcome to Night Vale” tour. Presented by Istvan Art, the show is set for 7 tonight at Graphite Gallery, 1751 NW 16 in the Plaza Arts District. Tickets are $10 and will be available at the door. Refreshments will be available. Rickman brings a distinctive voice and stage presence, whether she wears flowers in her hair or stuffed birds and whether she plays a toy piano or a grand piano. It has been three years between Rickman's first album, O, You Sinners," and her newest effort, "Footnotes for the Spring.

  • Frozen fruits and vegetables recalled over listeria fears

    Published: Wed, May 4, 2016

    Products sold at Costco, Walmart, Safeway, Trader Joe's and other stores across the U.S and Canada recalled due to potentially dangerous bacteria

  • Mideast Egypt

    Updated: 17 min ago

    Egyptian American journalist Ahmed Bakr shows his identification card as he and others are blocked from entering a protest near the Press Syndicate in Cairo, Egypt, Wednesday, May 4, 2016. Egyptian riot police cordoned off the headquarters of the journalists' union and limited access to the building Wednesday in an escalating standoff following a raid on the premises and the arrest of two journalists.

  • Girl's abduction, death leave Navajo community heartbroken

    Updated: 28 min ago

    SHIPROCK, N.M. (AP) — The stranger walked with 11-year-old Ashlynne Mike into the hills of a remote area of the Navajo Nation known for its breathtaking views and the monolithic rock outcropping that stands as a beacon for miles. As the sun faded, the stranger returned alone with a crowbar tucked in his jacket; the girl was nowhere to be seen. Her body was found hours later. But as he came back, her distraught and scared 9-year-old brother started to run and kept running for more than 2 miles toward the lights he could see on the highway in the distance until a passer-by scooped him up and took him to police. "He was so tired and just crying and crying for his sister.

  • Cement truck loses load in north Oklahoma City, traffic affected

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: 42 min ago

    A cement truck lost its load near W Hefner Road and N Western Avenue about 6:30 a.m. Wednesday. Wet cement spilled in the roadway between N Olie Avenue and Western, police report.

  • Celebrating Mother's Day with a mom in long-term care

    Emily Ellsworth, FamilyShare | Published: Wed, May 4, 2016

    Traditional Mother's Day activities often aren't possible when your mom has Alzheimer's or dementia. Here's how to ease some of the dread that comes with Mother's Day when your relationship with your mom has changed because of memory loss.

  • 51 distinct ideas for celebrating the Sabbath

    Amberlee Lovell, FamilyShare | Published: Wed, May 4, 2016

    The Lord's day doesn't have to be boring. Take a look at these ideas to improve your Sundays.

  • For female journalists, social media is a necessity and a curse

    Chandra Johnson, Deseret News | Published: Wed, May 4, 2016

    Female journalists often bear the brunt of anonymous online criticism. Unfortunately, that's part of their job description.

  • 10 steps to speed up a sluggish Mac

    Dave Palmer, KSL.com | Published: Wed, May 4, 2016

    Use these easy 10 steps to give new life to a sluggish Mac. These steps do not cost any money and can help free up RAM and hard disk space without any special technical know-how.

  • Putting the family council to work

    Erin Stewart, Deseret News | Published: Wed, May 4, 2016

    Some of our best moments as a family come when we take the time to talk as equals.

  • Have You Seen This? Speed finger painting

    Angie Treasure, KSL.com | Published: Wed, May 4, 2016

    This artist in Cancun, Mexico, is making finger painting cool again.

  • 6 surefire ways to secure your marriage

    Gary and Joy Lundberg, FamilyShare | Published: Wed, May 4, 2016

    Want to have a lasting marriage? Try these six things and you’ll be well on your way.

  • 4 ways to get your husband to do whatever you want

    Aaren Humpherys, FamilyShare | Published: Wed, May 4, 2016

    Frustrated he doesn't do what you want? Try these 4 tricks. You'll get what you want, and he'll feel he's your hero.

  • How to better control anger

    Kim Giles, KSL.com | Published: Wed, May 4, 2016

    In this edition of LIFEadvice, Coach Kim and Coach Kristena Eden help you understand why anger is a choice and how to stop it.

  • Why millennials should rely on their own savings and not government retirement programs

    Sam Turner, Deseret News | Published: Wed, May 4, 2016

    You might have to save a lot more for retirement than expected, as McKinsey predicts that return rates will drop in the coming years.

  • USCIRF calls for government to resettle 100,000 Syrian refugees

    Kelsey Dallas, Deseret News | Published: Wed, May 4, 2016

    The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom has released its 2016 annual report.

  • Naya Health's sensational breast pump

    Katrina Lynn Corbridge Hawkins, KSL.com | Published: Wed, May 4, 2016

    Janica and Jeff Alvarez have revolutionized the breast pump, making it a more enjoyable experience for working mothers. In fact, the experience almost feels like nursing a baby.

  • 8 of the latest teen trends you shouldn't trust

    Herb Scribner, FamilyShare | Published: Wed, May 4, 2016

    Teens can be pretty adventurous sometimes. And it looks like 2016 teens are doing random trust falls to prove it.