Russia war could further escalate auto prices and shortages

An e-Golf electric car with the VW logo on a rim is pictured in the German car manufacturer Volkswagen Transparent Factory in Dresden, eastern Germany, April 28, 2017. Russia’s devastating war on Ukraine is bringing a whole set of new problems to the global auto industry. (Jens Meyer, Associated Press) Estimated read time: 6-7 minutes … Read more

Eaker, O’Keefe score perfect 10s to send Red Rocks to 46th straight nationals

The No. 4 Red Rocks celebrate after winning the Seattle regional final on Saturday, April 2, 2022. (Utah Athletics) Estimated read time: 5-6 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — Just seconds before her dismount on beam, Alexia Burch couldn’t sustain a balance check. The super senior came off the beam and recorded a 9.175 score, leaving … Read more

Something other than COVID-19 could be making you sick these days

While COVID-19 cases have dropped in Utah this month, other respiratory illnesses are now making people sick. (Subbotina Anna, Shutterstock) Estimated read time: 2-3 minutes SALT LAKE CITY – While COVID-19 cases have dropped in Utah this month, other respiratory illnesses are now making people sick. That could cause confusion for some people because doctors … Read more

This might be the end of sharing Netflix passwords

Over the last year, Netflix been working on ways to “enable members who share outside their household to do so easily and securely, while also paying a bit more,” the company said in a blog post Wednesday. (Kristoffer Tripplaar, Alamy) Estimated read time: 2-3 minutes LOS ANGELES — Netflix knows you share your password. And … Read more

New pneumonia treatment method reduces mortality, Utah study says

Researchers at Intermountain Healthcare in Utah published a study on Wednesday showing an improved method for treating pneumonia in emergency rooms that the system says has reduced mortality by 38%. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News) Estimated read time: 2-3 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — A new method for treating pneumonia in emergency rooms has reduced … Read more

‘There will be nights like this’: Jazz explain 34-point loss to Pelicans

Estimated read time: 3-4 minutes NEW ORLEANS — Ahead of Friday’s game, New Orleans coach Willie Green was asked why he thought the Utah Jazz had the league’s top offense this season. “They don’t make a ton of mistakes,” Green said. Maybe they don’t usually … On Friday, though, things were rough—really rough. The Jazz … Read more

Fewer colonoscopies during pandemic has led to cancer increase, Utah doctors say

A polyp is discovered during a colonoscopy at St. Marks Hospital in this March 22, 2011 photo. Doctors from Intermountain Healthcare on Wednesday encouraged people to schedule a colonoscopy, particularly since the pandemic has led to a big drop in screenings. (Laura Seitz, Deseret News) Estimated read time: 4-5 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — Colonoscopies … Read more

Dementia linked to premature menopause for women, study says

Entering menopause before age 40 is linked to a 35% higher risk of developing dementia later in life, a preliminary study finds. (Viacheslav Iakobchuk, Alamy) Estimated read time: 4-5 minutes WASHINGTON — Entering menopause before age 40 is linked to a 35% higher risk of developing dementia later in life, a preliminary study finds. Premature … Read more