Don't let school get in the way of your education
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:48:14 GMT
We were traveling a lot with our book tours and speaking engagements when our children were young, and we took them with us whenever we could, using our abundance of frequent flyer miles.
Anticipating possible Warriors game, BART postpones weekend track
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:46:55 GMT
BART has rescheduled this weekend's closure for track work in Oakland, just in case there's a Warriors playoff game at Oracle Arena, officials said. The work - which would have meant no trains between the Fruitvale and Lake Merritt stations, with riders forced to use a free bus bridge while facing delays to the arena and the Oakland airport of up to 40 minutes - was pushed to the weekend of May 6-7.
Late Round "Homer Picks" The Panthers Should Make
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:44:50 GMT
I grew up in Utah as a die-hard BYU fan and graduated from Brigham Young in 1999. In 2003 I moved to North Carolina and adopted the Panthers as my NFL team, making me a rare breed of fan who lives and dies with both the Carolina Panthers and the BYU Cougars.
Wizards' trade for forward Bojan Bogdanovic paying big playoff dividends
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:43:39 GMT
Wizards' trade for forward Bojan Bogdanovic paying big playoff dividends Bogdanovic, who led the Olympics in scoring, was high on the Wizards' deadline wish list. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2ppItpe Washington Wizards guard Bojan Bogdanovic shoots the ball as Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap defends in the fourth quarter in Game 5. WASHINGTON - By time the NBA trade deadline rolled around, the Washington Wizards not only knew they needed better depth, they knew exactly who they wanted.
Mystery of the missing mercury at the great Salt Lake
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:41:58 GMT
Around 2010, the deep waters of Utah's Great Salt Lake contained high levels of toxic methylmercury. Mercury measurements in waterfowl surrounding the lake led to a rare human consumption advisory for ducks.
Chairman Chaffetz Should Hand Over The Gavel, But To Whom?
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:39:53 GMT
House Oversight Chairman Jason Chaffetz announced last week he will be resigning Congress at some point, maybe before or maybe after the next mid-term election. Signaling his intention to depart, the ambitious congressman and one-time candidate for House Speaker announced his intention to "weigh the options" and eventually "return to the private sector."
Chaffetz will be absent from DC for up to four weeks for foot surgery
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:39:20 GMT
House Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz will be out of commission for up to four weeks as he heads back to his home state of Utah for "immediate foot surgery," he announced in an Instagram post Wednesday night. "Almost 12 years ago, I shattered several bones in my foot which required 14 screws and a metal plate to repair," Chaffetz explains in his post, alongside an X-ray of his foot.