President Russell M. Nelson, president of the Church, delivers the closing address of the 191st Sem...
Boyd Matheson

The Quest for Peace: The difference between peacemaking and peacekeeping

With derisive rhetoric dominating the debate, it seems that the pathway to peace has been blocked, broken, or completely erased.
20 hours ago
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Mark Jones

Hope fading as government shutdown deadline approaches

A last-second continuing resolution failed Friday in the U.S House of Representatives. The bill would have given lawmakers an extra 30 days to avoid a government shutdown.
2 days ago
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Mariah Maynes

Open-source software as community builder

Open-source software puts control in the user's hands. One expert explained the benefits to Inside Sources.
3 days ago
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Mark Jones

Utah’s citizen legislature is an advantage, not a burden

A citizen legislature, claims Sen. Lincoln Fillmore of South Jordan, assures more contact with constituents.
5 days ago
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Mariah Maynes

Gen Z does not trust institutions, poll finds

A Gallup poll revealed that Gen Zers lack trust in institutions. One expert explains how leadership can regain it.
6 days ago
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Mark Jones

Breaking down President Trump’s decision to skip second GOP debate

Former President Donald Trump will skip next week's GOP presidential debate in California. Instead, he plans to visit Michigan and visit with workers there.
11 days ago
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Devin Oldroyd

How does the UAW strike affect auto industry and President Biden?

As the UAW strike continues, Seth Harris, who served as President Biden's top labor policy advisor, tells KSL NewsRadio what he knows.
14 days ago
The What Works Caucus, a new initiative aiming to increase accountability and government effectiven...
Derrick Jones

What Works Caucus: improving government effectiveness

Two members of Congress are working on the What Works Caucus, an initiative that focuses on improving government effectiveness.
16 days ago
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Boyd Matheson

Matheson: What Mitt Romney got right and most in power miss

Mitt Romney choosing not to seek reelection is a great lesson in the fallacy of the irreplaceable. Here's what we can learn.
16 days ago
Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, speaks during the Utah Republican Party Organizing Convention at Utah Valley...
Mark Jones

Lee says reforming Antiquities Act will end uncertainty around national monuments

Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, shares with KSL NewsRadio a piece of legislation that would reform the Antiquities Act that would help solve uncertainties around national monuments.
16 days ago
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Devin Oldroyd

Before you attack the Supreme Court, understand its role

The Supreme Court has faced more and more criticism over recent years. Public trust in the court is the lowest it's been in generations.
16 days ago
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Samantha Herrera

Rep. Chris Stewart’s final farewell to Congress

His resignation takes effect on Friday, ending a decade of serving in the U.S. House.
19 days ago
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Mariah Maynes

What does abolishing the U.S. Dept. of Education mean? Expert weighs in

One expert said that candidates need to focus more on finding solutions for education than simply abolishing the Department of Education.
21 days ago
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Mark Jones

The story behind the 9/11 National Day of Service

The 9/11 National Day of Service continues to grow, according to co-founder David Paine. And it's expected to be even bigger in 2023.
23 days ago
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Devin Oldroyd

Federal Reserve Bank President Mary Daly on inflation and the Fed’s job

Everything seems to be more expensive and more inflation numbers seem to come out every day. However, for the Fed, it's all about data.
24 days ago
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Mariah Maynes

Suicide Prevention Month: breaking stigmas and helping those who are struggling

September is National Suicide Prevention Month. A mental health advocate provided some tips for destigmatizing mental health and helping those who are struggling.
27 days ago
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Mark Jones

GOP presidential candidates vying for support in South Carolina

GOP presidential candidates were recently in South Carolina vying for support among voters.
1 month ago
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Mariah Maynes

Paper straws are no better than plastic, research says

Paper straws are no better than plastic, according to Belgian researchers. The drink utensils contain PFAs, which are harmful to the environment and to people.
1 month ago
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Mark Jones

US to train Ukrainians to fly F-16s starting in October

Beginning in October, Ukrainian pilots will be taught how to fly F-16s in Arizona.
1 month ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers broke for their August recess this week with work on funding the gove...
Mariah Maynes

Nordic economic systems would not work for America, expert says

Nordic economic policies won’t work in the United States. "They are portrayed as these tax-the-rich utopias where everything is free,” says Brian Reidl, a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute.
1 month ago
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Mark Jones

Colleges rake in big money from TV contracts, who’s paying the taxes?

TV contracts have universities across the country trying to get a share of the money. But is who is paying the taxes on that money?
1 month ago
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Mariah Maynes

How to practice gratitude, according to experts

Practicing gratitude can have positive impacts on an individual's quality of life. Learn how to implement it into your day.
1 month ago
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Mark Jones

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints donates $1M in Maui recovery efforts

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has donated $1 million to the American Red Cross to aid recovery efforts in Maui.
1 month ago
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Mark Jones

Finding common ground on education in Utah

The Utah State Superintendent of Public Instruction discusses why Utahns must find common ground on education.
2 months ago