The failed connection between “seat time” and student academic progress is the subject of a new report released by a nonprofit think tank based in Washington, D.C.
With Tuesday’s election to draw one of the highest voter turnouts in Utah in decades, here are links to previous coverage of key races and candidates.
The most devastating storm in decades to hit the country’s most densely populated region cut off modern communication and left millions without power as thousands fled their water-menaced homes. By Tuesday evening, the death toll from superstorm Sandy reached nearly 50 souls.
Superstorm Sandy barged ashore in southern New Jersey Monday evening, bringing 90-mph winds and a roiling wall of seawater as it moved inland and north toward New York City.
As a purely financial matter, Netflix’s quarterly report should not have precipitated the absolute shellacking that the company’s stock suffered after-hours Monday, wiping out about $1 billion in shareholder equity.
The Salt Lake Tribune has been taken to task by a national religious media blog for the newpaper’s coverage of a recent three-day conference dedicated to the issues of homosexuality within LDS faith and culture.
Political commentator of all things conservative, Glenn Beck brought his latest book to life again this week in a very big way — by appearing on a Pittsburgh stage live and simulcasting a film version of “Broke — Restarting the Engine of America” to theaters nationwide.
The trial of the man accused of kidnapping Elizabeth Smart finally began this week inside a Salt Lake City federal courtroom. The case that has drawn national attention for years started with Elizabeth herself, now 23, testifying and recalling graphic details of her abduction for three straight days on the witness stand.
The idea of a reality TV/culinary game show might, on the surface, seem a bit odd. But in the mid- to late-'90s, the Japanese hit it out of the park with “Iron Chef,” a witty, campy and entertaining series of episodes on global cuisine and the ability of top chefs to perform under extreme pressure.
For the past few years, Hoyle has been putting out its version of classic card games in video-game format, and this year’s installment only improves on the company’s prolific legacy of card gaming entertainment.
Talk about musicians walking the independent walk and you’re talking about New York-based rock group The Honorary Title.
Spending a few minutes with established indie artist Nick Urata of DeVotchKa is like spending time with a genuine troubadour.
At Sundance, everything seems to be about the film. Even the day of the week most people choose as a day of rest — Sunday.
Crash. You know him, you love him. He’s everyone’s favorite Australian marsupial export. In cartoon video game format, anyway. The Crash Bandicoot series has been around, what is it, nearly 11 years now?