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Bracket Challenge: What is the best board game? Winner

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Apr 3rd - 9:29am

After a roller coaster ride of emotions for all participants of this year's bracket challenge — I'm still questioning some of the early round decisions — only one winner could come out on top in the end.

‘Lean On Me,’ ‘Lovely Day’ singer Bill Withers dies at 81

Mark Kennedy AP Entertainment Writer, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 3rd - 9:19am

Bill Withers, who wrote and sang a string of soulful songs in the 1970s that have stood the test of time, including “ Lean On Me, ” “Lovely Day” and “Ain’t No Sunshine,” has died from heart complications, his family said in a statement to The Associated Press. He was 81.

Everything coming to Amazon Prime Video in April

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Apr 2nd - 2:02pm

It’s April, and quarantine is no joke. Here’s everything coming to Amazon Prime Video to help us get through the month.

Bracket Challenge: What is the best board game? Final

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Apr 1st - 9:28am

We've made it to the end and only two games remain: The age-old classic Monopoly and the family-friendly Ticket to Ride.

Everything coming and going on Hulu in April

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Mar 31st - 2:04pm

With the coronavirus-induced quarantine keeping people at home, everyone’s got a lot of extra time on their hands right now. If you’re like me, you’re starving for content, gobbling up all the TV, movies and podcasts you can get your hands on.

Bracket Challenge: What is the best board game? Final Four

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Mar 30th - 9:31am

It's down to the final four board games of the bracket challenge after a relatively uneventful Elite 8 round. It's now a battle of old school vs. new school-ish.

Here's everything coming and going on Netflix in April

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Mar 28th - 5:53pm

Here's everything coming and going on Netflix in April.

Bracket Challenge: What is the best board game? Elite 8

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Mar 27th - 9:29am

The Sweet 16 round of the bracket challenge saw some early favorites like Pandemic and Exploding Kittens fall — again to the classics. At this rate, the bracket should just be titled: What is your favorite classic board game?

Stars of 'Contagion' reunite for a PSA

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 27th - 9:09am

The stars of the 2011 virus thriller “Contagion” — a prescient film these days — have reunited for a series of public service announcements to warn about COVID-19.

Bruce Springsteen, Sheryl Crow, others offer free concerts for fans stuck at home

Spencer Sutherland, Contributor  |  Posted Mar 25th - 2:00pm

Acts from all different genres have taken to social media to give their fans a well-earned break from the madness of the outside world.

Bracket Challenge: What is the best board game? Sweet 16

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Mar 25th - 9:32am

The board game bracket challenge continues, though a lot of the modern games have been tossed out of contention. So if you're a fan of the classics, you're in luck!

Nintendo's 'Animal Crossing: New Horizons' and the bloodthirsty 'Doom Eternal' launch amid pandemic

Shannon Liao, CNN Business  |  Posted Mar 22nd - 5:38pm

Nintendo released "Animal Crossing: New Horizons" and Bethesda launched "Doom Eternal," on Friday. Both games are the latest entries in decades-old franchises, and their releases are well-timed given that millions of people are staying home because of the coronavirus pandemic.

'Onward,' 'Trolls World Tour' and others skipping theaters and getting early streaming release

John Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted Mar 21st - 4:00pm

Here’s a list of some notable new movies skipping theaters and heading to streaming services.

7 Utah bands to check out during your self-quarantine

Spencer Sutherland, Contributor  |  Posted Mar 20th - 2:32pm

If you’re looking for some tunes to help you get through the pandemic, you can find them right here in the Beehive State. Here are seven Utah bands to check out.

The drive-in, relic of yesterday, finds itself suited to now

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 20th - 2:10pm

The drive-in theater, long a dwindling nostalgia act in a multiplex world, is experiencing a momentary return to prominence.

Bracket Challenge: What is the best board game? Round of 32

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Mar 20th - 9:31am

The opening round of the board game bracket challenge went to the classic games many people played as a kid. These games held strong and toppled every single No. 1 seed, as well as several other top-seeded games.

Bracket Challenge: What is the best board game? Round of 64

Josh Furlong,  |  Posted Mar 19th - 10:01am

Since we can’t have the NCAA Tournament this year, we’re going to continue with our annual bracket challenge. The last few years have been related to Utah, but we’re going to mix it up and open it up to board games.

Shows kids can watch while they're out of school that you won't feel bad about

Marianne Garvey, CNN  |  Posted Mar 16th - 10:20am

It's hard to limit screen time in the age of the coronavirus.

2020 summer movie preview: From 'Black Widow' to 'Bill and Ted'

John Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted Mar 14th - 4:44pm

Things are a little different this year thanks to COVID-19 prompting some movie release dates to be postponed. But there are a lot of intriguing titles headed our way in the next few months.