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Meet Utah's Wright Bros.
Identical twins Mike and Mark Patey support each other in all they do, including setting records flying the airplanes they design and build. Read more»
Sunday, Sept. 4 2016 8:05 p.m. MDT

Sports

Utes aren't material for, or ready for, prime time
Numbers aren't bad, but aren't what they wanted in season-opening win over Southern Utah. Read more»
Thursday, Sept. 1 2016 10:50 p.m. MDT
Big 12 matrix fodder: BYU fans flocking to season-opener against Arizona in NFL venue
BYU has outsold the season opener between the Cougars and University of Arizona in Phoenix. Kickoff is this Saturday as fans are flocking into Arizona from across the land. Read more»
Wednesday, Aug. 31 2016 7:30 p.m. MDT
So many questions as Cougars prepare to open season
There is much anticipation heading into the 2016 season as Cougars ponder the durability of Taysom Hill, a possible Big 12 invitation, the all-new coaching staff and one of the most Read more»
Thursday, Sept. 1 2016 10:00 a.m. MDT
Why you should try a group fitness class
While the kids are getting ready to go back to school, this is a great time for adults to go back to class, too. Here are a few reasons why you should give group fitness classes a Read more»
Sunday, Sept. 4 2016 7:05 p.m. MDT
Graciousness was always Arnie’s hallmark
There will never be another Arnold Palmer. He always exhibited graciousness. Read more»
Monday, Sept. 26 2016 9:35 p.m. MDT
Several questions arise as NFL season gets under way
To football fans across the globe, the opening Sunday of the NFL regular season is like Christmas morning. And this year it falls on the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, making Read more»
Saturday, Sept. 10 2016 11:46 p.m. MDT

Opinion

The only immigration solution
The one great service of Donald Trump's extended peregrinations on immigration policy is to have demonstrated how, in the end, there's only one place to go. Read more»
Monday, Sept. 5 2016 1:50 p.m. MDT
EpiPen’s public relations charade
EpiPen's Heather Bresch's “Squawk Box” interview was a charade and nothing more. She has no intention whatsoever to reform the health care system or to curb skyrocketing Read more»
Thursday, Sept. 1 2016 12:00 a.m. MDT
Opening the debates up to Gary Johnson and Bill Weld
As I’ve had a chance to work with Gary Johnson and Bill Weld over the past several months, I’ve observed Gary's humility and frugality, and how well-suited his character Read more»
Friday, Sept. 16 2016 11:55 a.m. MDT
Interpreting the campaign incongruities
This has been one of the strangest elections in decades. Therefore, as a public service to voters, we provide a primer to help you interpret campaign incongruities. Read more»
Sunday, Sept. 4 2016 12:00 a.m. MDT
A 'slush fund' by any other name
Because truth in labeling laws are among the laws from which Washington feels exempt, the titles of congressional legislation often take liberties with the facts. The Stop Settlement Read more»
Thursday, Sept. 1 2016 12:00 a.m. MDT
Football's death toll hasn't changed much in 110 years
After more than a century, football is as ingrained in U.S. culture as the patina on an old copper dome. What we need, in Utah and elsewhere, is to change the culture so players are Read more»
Wednesday, Aug. 31 2016 12:00 a.m. MDT
65 and still alive! Interesting welcoming banner
“Sixty-five and still alive!” That was the welcoming banner to my South High School 65th class reunion last month. Read more»
Saturday, Sept. 3 2016 12:10 a.m. MDT
A holistic view of low-income housing
Instead of asking, “How can we make housing more affordable for the poor?” perhaps the better question is, “How can we assist the poor to help themselves?” Read more»
Tuesday, Sept. 6 2016 12:00 a.m. MDT
Using separatism will gain fewer votes for Trump
"The blacks" is such an odd way of referring to any group of people (the Asians, the whites, the Latinos) precisely because it does what it shouldn't. "The," as Trump uses it, effectively Read more»
Monday, Sept. 5 2016 1:30 p.m. MDT
100 deadliest days are over, but that leaves another 265 until next Memorial Day rolls around
The period between Memorial Day and Labor Day has been called the "100 deadliest days," but the danger doesn't pass with Labor Day. In the north, winter is fraught with delight and Read more»
Wednesday, Sept. 7 2016 12:00 a.m. MDT
Don't vote for Supreme Court justice
If Hillary Clinton is elected, she will be able to nominate, but she won’t be able to automatically appoint. If Republicans retain control of the Senate, they will reject a nominee Read more»
Wednesday, Aug. 31 2016 12:10 a.m. MDT

Faith

Are the New Testament documents reliable?
The documents of the New Testament are early and have a much stronger manuscript foundation than the texts from which we understand the history of ancient Greece and Rome. Read more»
Thursday, Sept. 1 2016 5:00 a.m. MDT
Why many evangelicals have turned to Trump
This last spring when many evangelicals flocked to Donald Trump, the thrice-married casino king, and left Ted Cruz — one of their own — twisting in the wind, other voters Read more»
Saturday, Sept. 10 2016 5:00 a.m. MDT
The need to reach out, share the gospel and preach repentance
Frequently in scripture the Lord commissions his disciples to preach repentance. What does the Lord mean and what is our duty in this regard as members of his church? Read more»
Friday, Sept. 2 2016 5:00 a.m. MDT
What pioneers wrote of their impressions of the Prophet Joseph Smith
Joseph Smith stands unique as the head of the last dispensation. He was a mighty man of God, yet a gentle, loving leader and friend. He was fearless. Many loved him and were strengthened Read more»
Thursday, Sept. 29 2016 5:00 a.m. MDT
Falling in step with autumn
More than January, September is a time of new beginnings, of pencil shavings and pink erasers. Read more»
Wednesday, Sept. 7 2016 5:00 a.m. MDT

Family

Disney’s ‘Jungle Book’ reboot is on Blu-ray and DVD this week
The new reboot of “The Jungle Book,” which is the third biggest box-office hit of the year, is on Blu-ray and DVD this week. Read more»
Thursday, Sept. 1 2016 3:42 p.m. MDT
Dear kids: In the grand scheme of things, excitement is a relative thing
I had an adventure this summer that reminded me what it's like to take risks, push at the boundaries of your comfort zone, and see what happens when you just let go. But the best part Read more»
Tuesday, Sept. 13 2016 1:49 p.m. MDT
Private school isn't the only option for teaching values
All of my kids went to public schools, and they are good, moral people and strong Christians. In the process, they learned how to interact with people of all faiths or no faith. Read more»
Tuesday, Sept. 6 2016 4:49 p.m. MDT
It's official, I'm a minivan mom
I am now the reluctant owner of the minivan I swore I'd never own. Read more»
Tuesday, Sept. 6 2016 10:35 a.m. MDT
Top parenting ideas, No. 10 — A secret code for better family communication
All parents know how important communication and discipline are within their family, but few seem to manage the clear, calm effectiveness they desire. Read more»
Tuesday, Sept. 6 2016 4:35 p.m. MDT