‘I’m excited for BYU’: Why Texas coach Steve Sarkisian is lauding Cougars in Big 12

'I'm excited for BYU': Why Texas coach Steve Sarkisian is lauding Cougars in Big 12

Texas head coach Steve Sarkisian speaks with reporters during the 2022 Big 12 Football Media Days, Thursday, July 14, 2022 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. (Liz Parke, Big 12 Conference) Estimated read time: 6-7 minutes ARLINGTON, Texas — Steve Sarkisian’s coaching career has taken him from coast-to-coast, from the NFL’s Oakland Raiders to the … Read more

At $1,500, Would You Jump Into This 1978 Porsche 924 Project?

At $1,500, Would You Jump Into This 1978 Porsche 924 Project?

Being a transaxle car, replacing the worn clutch on today’s Nice Price or No Dice 924 may be a daunting task for many. Let’s see if its price and condition make up for that. While reading through the comments on last Friday’s heavily customized 2001 Honda Civic, I started to get a sense of how … Read more

Jazz brass admit the title window had closed; the offseason is about opening a new one

Danny Ainge, left, and Utah Jazz owner Ryan Smith, speak about Ainge’s new role as CEO of Utah Jazz Basketball, in charge of all basketball decisions, at Vivint Arena in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021.

Danny Ainge, left, and Utah Jazz owner Ryan Smith, speak about Ainge’s new role as CEO of Utah Jazz Basketball, in charge of all basketball decisions, at Vivint Arena in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021. (Laura Seitz , Deseret News) Estimated read time: 4-5 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — Utah Jazz CEO … Read more

Gas Prices Are Falling (For Now)

Gas Prices Are Falling (For Now)

Photo: Brandon Bell (Getty Images) The price of a tank of gas has been falling since it reached record levels in June, BMW saw its sales drop in the first half of the year, and one European nation experiments with free public transport. All that and more in The Morning Shift for July 8, 2022. … Read more

US to diversify infant formula industry to avoid shortages

The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday was set to announce plans to help overseas producers that have sent supplies to the United States, under emergency approval to address the shortfall, secure long-term authorization to market their formula in the U.S.

The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday was set to announce plans to help overseas producers that have sent supplies to the United States, under emergency approval to address the shortfall, secure long-term authorization to market their formula in the US (Ted Shaffrey, Associated Press) Estimated read time: 3-4 minutes WASHINGTON — The Biden administration … Read more

States spend billions on EVs to replace automotive capital Michigan

States spend billions on EVs to replace automotive capital Michigan

For as long as there has been an auto industry, Michigan has been its epicenter. But now, the industry is making clear that it is not bound by tradition. The move to electric vehicles — rapidly accelerating as the price of fossil fuels rises and battery technology improves — is easily the biggest shakeup in … Read more

Rudy Gobert explains why he thinks the Jazz traded him away

Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert arrives for Game 3 of the team's NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the Dallas Mavericks on April 21, 2022, in Salt Lake City. Gobert has been traded by the Jazz to the Minnesota Timberwolves.

Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert arrives for Game 3 of the team’s NBA basketball first-round playoff series against the Dallas Mavericks on April 21, 2022, in Salt Lake City. Gobert has been traded by the Jazz to the Minnesota Timberwolves. (Rick Bowmer, Associated Press) Estimated read time: 4-5 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — Rudy Gobert … Read more

Utah-based study shows regular fasting can help people fight COVID-19

Benjamin Horne, director of cardiovascular and genetic epidemiology at Intermountain Healthcare, speaks at a press conference on Wednesday about a study which shows fasting can have a positive impact on COVID-19 outcomes.

Benjamin Horne, director of cardiovascular and genetic epidemiology at Intermountain Healthcare, speaks at a press conference on Wednesday about a study which shows fasting can have a positive impact on COVID-19 outcomes. (Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com) Estimated read time: 5-6 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — For more than two years, many people have been trying to … Read more

Luxury car buyers pay more than ever as prices and loan costs rise

Luxury car buyers pay more than ever as prices and loan costs rise

If you can even find a new car to buy, actually purchasing it is going to cost you. “It’s a really difficult time to buy a car,” said Jessica Caldwell, executive director of insights for Edmunds. Limited inventory due to a persistent shortage of computer chips, along with other supply-chain challenges, helped propel new car … Read more

NIO, XPeng and Li Auto Deliveries Set a Record. That Can Help Tesla Stock, Too.

NIO, XPeng and Li Auto Deliveries Set a Record.  That Can Help Tesla Stock, Too.

text size Production and demand for electric vehicles in China rebounded in June. Qilai Shen/Bloomberg Investors in electric-vehicle stocks should breathe a sigh of relief on Friday. Production and demand for electric vehicles in China rebounded in June after a Covid-19-induced lull. Deliveries in June at NIO (ticker: NIO ), Li-Auto (LI), and XPeng (XPEV) … Read more