Trump's empty bluster and bombing

US Afghanistan MOAB

“Trump blusters and bombs because he doesn't know what else to do,” writes Steve...

Behind Bars , Guest Commentary

Behind Bars: Is there a woman out there who will give an ex-con a chance?

Brian Wood Behind Bars new sig

I’m told there are plenty of women who are specifically attracted to ex-cons. However, I think that would probably be a big red flag for me.

National Commentary

Trump's claim that 'no administration has accomplished more in the 1st 90 days'

Trump 100 The Presidency-2

“It's rather silly for any president to suggest that his first 100 days somehow topped Roosevelt's achievement,” writes Glenn Kessler.

Our View

Who deserves praise and criticism this week in Northern Utah?

Lead BZ 060415 Weber State Water 01

This week’s topics: Breaking down stigmas, suicide prevention, early sprinklers and the sexist dress code for Utah Girls State.

National Commentary

Jeff Sessions' frightening ideas about justice

Trump Easter Egg Roll Sessions

“You don't have to live on an island to worry about what Sessions is doing in the name of justice,” writes E.J. Dionne Jr.

Utah Jazz , Guest Commentary

Column: 'The Gobert Effect' helped lift the Jazz over the Clippers in Game 4

Clippers Jazz Basketball

Doc Rivers may not publicly plan around the Jazz’s Rudy Gobert for Game 5, but you can bet every Clippers player will. They have to.


Trump is undermining democracy in order to make a killing in business

Trump Financial Regulations

President Donald Trump is continuing with his hidden agenda to change the course of this country to his advantage with the help of his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, and Steve Bannon. Bannon is resisting attempts to address climate change and trying to reduce benefits for most citizens. It isn’t...

Column , Standard Deviations

Swedish study says shorter workdays are better for your health. Well, duh.

Sweden More Men

A Swedish study says that a six-hour workday is better for workers than the eight-hour workday. Well, duh. 

Guest Commentary

Attorney General Jeff Sessions should really know better

Travel Ban Hawaii Sessions

“The newsworthy issue here is the lawyer who is supposed to represent the government of the United States said he was ‘amazed’ a judge did his job,” writes E. Kent Winward

Our View

Questions remain about Kara Noakes' death in the Davis County Jail

062716 Kara Noakes Submitted 02-1

Nobody deserves to die in jail. And someone needs to be held responsible for Kara Noakes’ death.

National Commentary

UC Berkeley's un-free speech movement

Battle For Berkeley

“For any school to impede speakers because critics might protest violently is to give the critics control of who may speak,” writes Steve Chapman.

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