Patricia Litteral

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Mormon Leader: More Dead People Should be Baptized

(SALT LAKE CITY) — Mormon leaders reminded church members Saturday about the importance of performing ceremonial baptisms on dead ancestors who …

Wednesday’s ceremony will mark completion of nine-month renovation of most sacred monument in Christianity<p>The restored tomb in which Jesus’s body is believed to have been interred after his crucifixion will be officially unveiled at a ceremony at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem’s Old …

Archaeology

Why Kohl's CEO Still Thinks Having More Stores Is Better

One by one after the awful holiday season, many major retailers announced large-scale store closings earlier this year: J.C. Penney (jcp), Sears …

Let there be cheap light: $1 LED bulbs and $6.99 dimmable LEDs

We thought that the Nanoleaf Bloom was a nifty idea, but too expensive when it first came out at $40. But for $6.99, this dimmable LED is a much smarter buy. That's what EarthLED is charging for this dimmable LED bulb, and you even get free shipping. The Nanoleaf Bloom is a great pick for home …

Home Automation

Steve Bannon Touts Trump's 'Economic Nationalist Agenda'

Reince Priebus and Stephen Bannon, the White House’s much-scrutinized top two aides, lavished each other with praise on Thursday in a friendly panel discussion at the Conservative Political Action Conference where Bannon laid out President Donald Trump's "new political order."<p>The two found common …

The Backstage Lip Balms in Every Model’s Bag This Fashion Week

“Proenza [Schouler] loves the kind of girls who are cool and easy,” makeup artist Diane Kendal said backstage at Skylight Studios this afternoon, where models of the moment were taking refuge from the frigid gale force winds blowing down Washington Street. Despite the elements, their faces were …

UN experts say Yemen opponents may have committed war crimes

UN experts say the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen and Houthi Shia rebels may have committed war crimes in the conflict that is wracking the Middle East's poorest nation with no end in sight.<p>In a report to the UN Security Council obtained on Monday by the Associated Press, the expert panel said that …

Indians Are Freaking Out Over Plans To Change The US Visa System

A proposal to double the salary needed to qualify for skilled worker visas caused Indian outsourcing giants to lose billions in market value on Tuesday.<p>NEW DELHI — India’s biggest technology companies lost more than $7 billion in market value in a single hour of trading Tuesday, after news reports …

Why Trump’s Firing of Sally Yates Should Worry You

The president had the right to remove the acting attorney general. That doesn’t mean it was a good idea.<p>Amid the furor over Donald Trump’s firing of Acting Attorney General Sally Yates for refusing to defend his executive order on immigration, Trump supporters have sought to contain the fallout by …

Donald Trump

Rewriting the tablet

How Lenovo brought a dream design to life<p>By Dan Seifert | Photography by Sean O'Kane<p><b>Tablets were supposed</b> to be the future. They were supposed to get us off the desk and away from the laptop, and usher us into a touch-enabled world of productivity and entertainment. A dream of computing where our …

Campbell's to Remove BPA Chemical From its Cans by Mid-2017

Campbell Soup Co. will stop using the chemical Bisphenol A in its canned products by the middle of next year to reassure consumers worried that the substance may harm their health.<p>The pledge announced Monday is a response to concerns that the commonly used chemical known as BPA raises the risk of …

Nike unveils its first self-lacing sneaker

Forget about slipping out shoes because of loose laces or feeling pressure from too-tight tying when doing those sprints.<p>Nike Inc. has unveiled its first power-lacing sneaker — it allows users to make the fit looser or snugger on the fly by pressing buttons on the side of the shoe.<p>The world's …

Shoes

Save Your Poached Eggs from Becoming a Wispy Mess

At last, a surefire way to make perfect poached eggs.<p><i>Yes, everybody makes basic cooking mistakes. Like, say, something as simple as overcooking mushrooms or toasting grains and spices. Below, reader Gail Magnani confesses botching a batch of poached eggs to associate food editor Rick Martinez.</i> …

Recipes

Dressing Like You’re in a Fairy Tale Is the Latest Trend

Shedding your ruffles probably felt like a rite of passage once you graduated to a grown-up wardrobe. But as far as spring 2016 fashion trends go, ruffles and frilly embellishments are the game-changing details that will send your style into overdrive. The easiest way to work the trend is …