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U.S. Ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman Jr. speaks to Marco Werman, host of “The World” radio show, at the ambassador's residence in Moscow.

SALT LAKE CITY — Here’s a look at the news for May 2.

Can America’s religious freedom ambassador save the world?

Youth sports in the U.S. are time-consuming, expensive and stressful. Here’s why Norway may have the answer.

Ambassador Jon Huntsman Jr. said the Mueller report “does not solve any of our issues.”

Houston Rockets star James Harden’s eye injury is the internet’s new favorite meme.

A look at five things responsible for the opioid crisis — besides Big Pharma.

A Utah power plant closure expected to reduce Salt Lake Valley pollution.

More from our featured voices:

Lois Collins: What happened to the promising progress on fighting Alzheimer's?

Arianne Brown: Don't ask if I'm done having children

Tiffany Gee Lewis: World, stop giving me stuff

Jay Evensen: Why Utahns are so susceptible to fraud

Boyd Matheson: We must square our shoulders and call out hate together

A look at our top-read stories:

Is this the answer to the bathroom problem?

National media attention overwhelms BYU valedictorian who came out during convocation speech

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'People are either laughing or they’re not': An oral history of 'Napoleon Dynamite' (Part 2)

Utahn became angry at church, threatened to bomb federal buildings, police say

News from the U.S. and world:

Akihito: The Japanese emperor with the human touch | BBC News

Where the good jobs are | The New York Times

Can an art collective become the Disney of the experience economy? | The New York Times

Why it matters where college students binge-drink | The Atlantic

How Atlanta plans to get to 100% green energy by 2035 | BBC News