What Brought Harrison Ford Back To ‘Blade Runner’?

18 Aug , 2017 Culture

Harrison Ford brought Han Solo back to the big screen in The Force Awakens, 32 years after Return of the Jedi. He resurrected Indiana Jones in Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, 19 years after The Last Crusade. So it shouldn’t surprise anybody that he’s returning as Rick Deckard in Blade Runner: 2049, 35 years after […]

Barcelona van attack kills 13 in agonizing repeat for Europe

18 Aug , 2017 World

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) A van veered onto a promenade and barreled down the busy walkway in central Barcelona on Thursday, swerving back and forth as it mowed down pedestrians and turned a picturesque tourist destination into a bloody killing zone. Thirteen people were killed and 100 were injured, 15 of them seriously, in what authorities […]

Nathalie Kelley Gives ‘Dynasty’ Reboot A Latin Flair

18 Aug , 2017 Culture

After bringing back two of the biggest ’90s soaps — Beverly Hills 90210 and Melrose Place — The CW is venturing back into retro soap territory with its reboot of the ’80s classic Dynasty. (Not surprisingly, all three were originally produced by the late king of TV soaps, Aaron Spelling.) While storylines about gay characters […]

Deadpool 2 death: Actress Zazie Beetz emotionally pays tribute to her stunt double Joi ‘SJ’ Harris who died following horror smash on set

18 Aug , 2017 Culture

Zazie Beetz has posted an emotional statement [Getty] Joi ‘SJ’ Harris sadly passed away when her motorcycle stunt went terribly wrong on the set of the movie in Vancouver. Witnesses said the stunt woman seemed to “lose control” of the bike, before smashing into a building across the street. Now, Zazie – who plays Domino […]

Bees prevail over Rainiers 11-9 in PCL classic

18 Aug , 2017 Sports

SALT LAKE CITY — The Bees and Rainiers put on a classic PCL game Thursday night at Smith’s Ballpark. In a contest that featured 11 total pitchers, the two clubs combined to score 20 runs on 27 hits in the Bees’ 11-9 victory. Salt Lake overcame multiple deficits, thanks to a seven-run second inning and […]

Joe Maddon’s Respect 90 charity boxing event a hit

18 Aug , 2017 Sports

Five years ago, Englewood resident Ivry Hall was about to get swallowed up in a world of gangs, drugs and violence. But then Crushers Club changed that trajectory. Now, Hall, a 17-year-old student at Tilden High School, has a 4.0 GPA and plans to become an OB-GYN. “I learned integrity from boxing,” Hall said. “Because […]

High school football: East opens things up in a 42-10 win over Timpview

18 Aug , 2017 Sports

PROVO — The final score East put together during Thursday’s 42-10 romp over Timpview was a typical outcome for the Leopards, although the manner in which they did so maybe deviated a bit from the usual course. Sure, East once again ran its triple-option attack well, but it was a number of big plays, and […]

Eagles DE Chris Long supports anthem-protesting teammate

18 Aug , 2017 Sports

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Chris Long, the Philadelphia defensive end who grew up in Charlottesville, Virginia, put his arm around teammate Malcolm Jenkins as a show of unity during the national anthem before the Eagles’ exhibition game Thursday night against Buffalo. Long’s brother Kyle is a offensive lineman with the Bears. Jenkins stood with his right […]

The CEO of Fox News’ parent company condemned Charlottesville violence in an email that doesn’t mention Trump

18 Aug , 2017 Business

James Murdoch railed against racial violence that erupted in Charlottesville, Virginia, in an email to 21st Century Fox employees published on Thursday. “I can’t even believe I have to write this: standing up to Nazis is essential; there are no good Nazis. Or Klansmen, or terrorists,” Murdoch’s email read. He implored Democrats and Republicans to […]

New Region 8 boys golf teams tee up for first time this season

18 Aug , 2017 Sports

PROVO — Lots of changes have come with the realignment of regions this year, and with change comes opportunity. The Region 8 boys golf teams got their season started Thursday at beautiful East Bay Golf Course. The team from Springville came out hitting on all cylinders, shooting a team score of 308 to take first […]