Meteor likely cause of boom heard across Wasatch Front, experts say

Meteor likely cause of boom heard across Wasatch Front, experts say

Estimated read time: 2-3 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — The cause of a large boom that was heard across the Wasatch Front on Saturday has not yet been determined, but all signs seem to point to the heavens above. Early reports of a large boom began about 8:32 a.m. on Saturday, resulting a flurry of … Read more

Billionaire George Soros Bets on Musk’s Tesla and Ford

Billionaire George Soros Bets on Musk’s Tesla and Ford

George Soros seems to have picked his winners in the race for electric vehicles.  In any case, the emblematic investor is placing his pawns while car manufacturers are fighting with thunderous announcements to occupy this market considered to be the future of the automobile in the medium term at least.  Soros, who had so far … Read more

Latino artists in Utah could win up to $900

Latino artists in Utah could win up to 0

El Consulado de México en Salt Lake City and Artes de Mexico have merged their art contests to form the LatinArte Nuestras Raíces 2022 contest. (Elena Efimova, Shutterstock) Estimated read time: Less than a minute SALT LAKE CITY — Latino artists have the opportunity to win up to $900 in this year’s LatinArte competition. The … Read more

This ‘congestion pricing’ plan could kill NYC’s economy for good

This ‘congestion pricing’ plan could kill NYC’s economy for good

Save the MTA, destroy the city? That looks to be the thinking behind the outrageous congestion-pricing plan released this week, with utterly mind-boggling proposed tolls. The scheme offers a range of options, but the hit — which could come as soon as next year — calls for slapping cars with as much as a $23 … Read more

3 Utah authors share stories behind their latest picture books

3 Utah authors share stories behind their latest picture books

Utah authors David Butterworth, left; Janelle Thompson and Liesl Francom, center; and Jaren Ahlmann, right, pose with their books. (David Butterworth, Janelle Thompson and Jaren Ahlmann) Estimated read time: 7-8 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — Each month, I write a book column highlighting some of my favorite themed children’s books so other parents who love … Read more

Red Light Runner Launched Into the Air, BARELY Misses Pedestrian | Road Wars | A&E – A&E

Red Light Runner Launched Into the Air, BARELY Misses Pedestrian | Road Wars | A&E – A&E

Red Light Runner Launched Into the Air, BARELY Misses Pedestrian | Road Wars | A&E  A&E

Counting Cars: 5 WILD CARS INSPIRED BY BLOCKBUSTER MOVIES & TV SHOWS – HISTORY

Counting Cars: 5 WILD CARS INSPIRED BY BLOCKBUSTER MOVIES & TV SHOWS – HISTORY

Counting Cars: 5 WILD CARS INSPIRED BY BLOCKBUSTER MOVIES & TV SHOWS  HISTORY

Free e-book: The silent health crisis that affects 88% of Americans

Free e-book: The silent health crisis that affects 88% of Americans

Estimated read time: 3-4 minutes Only 1 in 8 adult Americans are considered “metabolically healthy,” according to a shocking study from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Gillings School of Global Public Health. Metabolic health refers to far more than just an optimal weight or pant size, it also includes having ideal levels … Read more

McLaren 720S Driver Beats AfroDuck Record: 21-Minute Lap of NYC

McLaren 720S Driver Beats AfroDuck Record: 21-Minute Lap of NYC

AfroDuck’s record has fallen. A video posted to YouTube with little fanfare in late July shows the driver of a McLaren 720S completing a lap of NYC in 21 minutes, 3.16 seconds — beating the 24:07 record that launched AfroDuck to infamy, made him a fugitive, and forced him into exile in Canada. The latest … Read more

I needed a break from Toronto. But some bad luck and bad planning got my van life dreams off to a rough start

I needed a break from Toronto. But some bad luck and bad planning got my van life dreams off to a rough start

In the first article of this four-part series, freelance writer and photographer Liz Beddall shares her experience renovating her Subaru Forester into a dwelling on wheels and beginning her journey across the country. Driving north on the Don Valley Parkway in my retrofitted Subaru Forester, a long-awaited cross-country journey in my sights, I would have … Read more