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He rolls up his sleeve and votes
Abe Katz, a Holocaust survivor, hasn't missed voting in an American election since he gained citizenship 59 years ago. Read more»
Sunday, Oct. 26 2014 9:05 p.m. MDT

Sports

For 1 young athlete, finding a way to participate is the only way to enjoy life
The Courageous Kids Track Meet at BYU gives children with rare and life-threatening syndromes and medical conditions the opportunity participate in sports. Read more»
Sunday, Oct. 12 2014 9:00 p.m. MDT
Utah quarterback Travis Wilson goes airborne when he needs to
Utes get bowl-eligible as their offense gets going down the stretch in a big victory over USC Saturday. Read more»
Sunday, Oct. 26 2014 12:05 a.m. MDT
Dick Harmon: Former BYU pitcher Jeremy Guthrie starts Game 7 of the World Series for Royals
It was short work, in fact it was a World Series Game 7 record for the shortest work, but former BYU pitcher Jeremy Guthrie, who lives in Pleasant Grove in the offseason, started on Read more»
Wednesday, Oct. 29 2014 8:39 p.m. MDT
A kick from the land down under
Australian rules football players are coming to America to kick the "footy" for American college football teams, including Utah's Tom Hackett and Weber State's Blake O'Neill. Read more»
Wednesday, Oct. 22 2014 7:30 p.m. MDT
Berlin Marathon is a life-changing experience
I knew running the Berlin Marathon would be an interesting experience. But I didn't expect it to change me as much as it did. Read more»
Friday, Oct. 10 2014 10:40 a.m. MDT
Nobody but the Aggies and their most ardent fans believed they could beat BYU
Nobody in their right mind, except maybe the most ardent Aggie fans and that determined group of guys in Utah State's locker room, could have imagined this was possible. But the Aggies Read more»
Saturday, Oct. 4 2014 5:30 p.m. MDT
Jim McMahon not the greatest? You might want to reconsider
I was inundated with emails about my piece on Jim McMahon’s graduation, jersey retirement and induction into BYU’s Hall of Fame from a few weeks ago. Read more»
Thursday, Oct. 2 2014 12:05 p.m. MDT

Moneywise

Investing in a more profitable future could be a great move
As long as your husband is studying something that has marketplace application, you’re setting the stage for him to make back the money put into his degree and much more. Read more»
Tuesday, Oct. 28 2014 12:00 a.m. MDT
Stress, burnout, mistakes top list of workplace fears
Most people will face some kind of fear at work during their careers, but what scares residents of Cubeville the most? A new survey says that "having too much work leading to stress Read more»
Tuesday, Oct. 28 2014 7:52 p.m. MDT

Opinion

The nation expects competence, not miracles, from White House
Obama's principal job is to administer the government and to get the right people to do it. That's called management. Obama had never managed anything before running for the biggest Read more»
Thursday, Oct. 23 2014 8:20 p.m. MDT
The privilege of voting — use it and encourage it
Utah has the fifth-lowest political engagement in the country. By taking two simple steps, you can and will help change voter engagement in Utah. Read more»
Thursday, Oct. 30 2014 12:00 a.m. MDT
Gossip topics for diehard politicos before election 2014
With the World Series underway, it’s time for some “inside baseball” analysis that only the most diehard followers of politics will care about. So here are some of Read more»
Sunday, Oct. 26 2014 12:15 a.m. MDT
The list of derogatory terms continues to grow
The FCC petition argues that broadcasting during prime time of the word "Redskins" has "an adverse impact on impressionable young Indian as well as non-Indian children." Read more»
Wednesday, Oct. 15 2014 10:15 p.m. MDT
Should Utah be in the Central time zone?
If you think it’s hard to remember what time it is in Arizona, which remains on standard time all year, consider that if Utah is on permanent daylight saving time, it would align Read more»
Thursday, Oct. 30 2014 12:00 a.m. MDT
Audit reveals politicians' double standards
It appears the governor and legislators have different standards when it comes to programs for the poor and show what groups and policies they favor. Read more»
Saturday, Oct. 25 2014 12:00 a.m. MDT
A broader definition of entrepreneurs: How scale-ups enable a stable economy
Entrepreneurs are somewhat of a mascot for the U.S. economy — nothing embodies the American dream more than an entrepreneur. Read more»
Monday, Oct. 27 2014 7:30 a.m. MDT
As changes come to House and Senate, it’s time to act, not hope
What seems clear is that the hope-and-change formula that catapulted a relative unknown into the presidency has lost its magic. Read more»
Tuesday, Oct. 28 2014 8:09 p.m. MDT
Vote thoughtfully — and make your midterm ballot count
Many Americans aren’t even aware of midterm elections — or that they matter. If past trends hold, highly ideological people — the most extreme among us — will Read more»
Wednesday, Oct. 29 2014 12:00 a.m. MDT
Playing the Senate prediction game
I'll take a stab at the Senate-control prediction game: As close as it is, there are multiple ways Republicans can get the six seats they need to take over the Senate. I believe their Read more»
Monday, Oct. 27 2014 12:00 a.m. MDT

Faith

I want to un-invite my friend to general conference
This writer is concerned about inviting her friend to conference. Angela gives advice. Read more»
Friday, Oct. 3 2014 11:32 p.m. MDT
Doctrine and Covenants 76 is deeply significant in many ways
The revelation recorded in Doctrine and Covenants 76 restored genuine and wonderful ancient doctrine. It also teaches us about how God regards our honest questions and provides powerful Read more»
Thursday, Oct. 30 2014 5:00 a.m. MDT
Are you an odd duck?
You walk in the chapel Sunday and sit by yourself. Even if you’re near someone, you still feel alone. You look around at others smiling about their weeks and high-speed downloading Read more»
Tuesday, Oct. 28 2014 5:00 a.m. MDT
Church questions? I have a dozen
From stake presidents to Primary presidents, leaders in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will tell you it’s OK to have religious questions. Questions are the hallmark Read more»
Wednesday, Oct. 29 2014 5:00 a.m. MDT
We must teach our children to pray
We need to teach our children the gospel of Jesus Christ. We must teach them to pray and talk to God. An experience with a toddler reminds us how meaningful and how important it is Read more»
Sunday, Oct. 26 2014 2:32 p.m. MDT
Book review: 'Promised Land' is sweeping account of Mormons and politics
"Seeking the Promised Land" is a scholarly work that offers a sweeping look at the intersection of Mormons and politics. Read more»
Thursday, Oct. 30 2014 5:00 a.m. MDT

Family

Words can preserve what faulty memories forget
Sometimes you have to write things down if you want to remember them. Your posterity will thank you. Read more»
Tuesday, Oct. 28 2014 6:10 p.m. MDT
Halloween costumes to terrify Mom
I’ve been thinking about the kinds of creatures that could give moms a fright this Halloween. I’m not talking about witches and monsters; I’m talking about the truly, Read more»
Tuesday, Oct. 28 2014 10:15 p.m. MDT
Halloween costumes for adults who don't like dressing up
Halloween is a holiday that adults are celebrating more. It is a time to be something we are not. It is being silly and young again. Our costumes can be fancy and expensive, but they Read more»
Monday, Oct. 27 2014 4:55 p.m. MDT
Our love/hate relationship with Halloween
Halloween, it seems, is second only to Christmas in the minds of kids — and in the minds of retailers and merchandisers. But for parents, it is a mixed bag. Read more»
Tuesday, Oct. 28 2014 6:15 p.m. MDT
FamilyTree Gathering 'a book containing the records of our dead'
The book "containing the records of our dead which shall be worthy of all acceptation" has now been identified. It is FamilyTree. This is according to the address at October general Read more»
Tuesday, Oct. 21 2014 5:00 a.m. MDT
Friday night lights shine bright in the USA
In spite of the controversy going on in professional football, high school football remains a ritual and a welcome event in towns and cities everywhere in this country. It’s a Read more»
Wednesday, Oct. 15 2014 3:30 p.m. MDT