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My Minute of News with Jeff Caplan

KSL Newsradio's Jeff Caplan offers his own unique spin on the fun, quirky things that happen alongside the news.
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Sep 30, 2016

Everyone agrees that NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick has the right to take a knee during the national anthem, but does Petty Officer 2nd Class Janaye Ervin of the Navy have that right? Ervin refused to salute the flag for the same reasons as Kaepernick, put her position as a Navy sailor may not afford her the same luxuries. 

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 30, 2016

Current pinata and Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf took a beating on capitol hill today. He owned up to the unethical practices the bank committed and swore to fix the problem in January...wait, next week. The problem is for Stumpf is that the law doesn't care if you apologize.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 29, 2016

Hillary Clinton hit Donald Trump with a gut punch when she brought up Former Miss Universe Alicia Machado. Trump famously called Ms. Machado Miss Piggy and his candidacy inspired her to speak out about the experience. Ms. Machado, however, might not be the best person to attack Trump with.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 29, 2016

Hoboken, New Jersey is most famous for being the birth place of Frank Sinatra. Now, it's famous for a commuter train slamming into their train station. The World War Two building could withstand Hurricane Sandy, but not the tragedy that followed the speeding train.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 28, 2016

If your kids are teenagers, my condolences. Kids can be defiant, but you may be able to play that to your advantage. The National Academy of Sciences says if you can play to your child's rebellious streak, you can get them to do more of what you want.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 27, 2016

When Barak Obama blew a debate with Mitt Romney, he owned it and worked on his game. The rest is history. When Donald Trump was beaten by Hillary Clinton, he blamed everything but himself, including the moderator Lestor Holt. Which party is he affiliated with? The answer will surprise you.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 27, 2016

Admit it, you enjoyed the debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Now you're being told exactly what happened by all the spin doctors. Honestly, most people have already made up their mind as to who they are supporting. The candidates don't care about winning those people over. Just the elusive 8% who haven't made a decision.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 27, 2016

After the debate, everyone became an armchair quarterback. Stephen Colbert kicked it off, but everyone else was happy to keep it going. Polls have Hillary Clinton beating Donald Trump but does that really matter in the long run? Mitt Romney won his first debate against now President Barak Obama. Ask Romney about that.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 26, 2016

Over the weekend, we lost Arnold Palmer and Jose Fernandez, two great athletes. In the same weekend, Vin Scully retired. The legendary major league baseball announcer ended his professional career memorializing Fernandez and made us all think about how we live our lives. It was a somber weekend, one we won't soon forget.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 26, 2016

Why is the 1976 presidential debate pertinent now? The highlight of that debate was the eerie silence, the complete opposite of what we'll get from debates in this election.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 26, 2016

A Chinese space lab has had some sort of accident and is plummeting towards the earth. The good news is that we'll have seven hours notice. This has happened before. Remember Sky Lab?

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 23, 2016

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are preparing for the debates differently. If we were comparing them to famous athletes, Clinton is like Peyton Manning and Trump is like Allen Iverson. Stay tuned and I'll explain.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 23, 2016

I am fascinated by the reactions Utahns are having to the tornado in Riverdale. People were filming and reacting excitedly to this rare phenomenon. That being said, what you might have missed, are the victims of this tornado.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 21, 2016

Donald Trump thinks Hillary Clinton is stealing his idea of using a campaign plane as a backdrop. This, of course, is false. Trump is copying a strategy that has been used since the late 1800's.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 20, 2016

Leonard Coen has asked people to stop using Hallelujah every time someone dies. This request has gone unheeded. This song has been covered so many times it's unreal. It's time to give it a rest.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 19, 2016

This minute of news is dedicated to those who saw something and said something. Because of this, the bomber of New York and New Jersey was caught and other bombs stopped. We owe you all a debt of gratitude.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 19, 2016

Every presidential election, pundits look for an October surprise, something that shifts the election to one candidate or the other. According to this theory, minor calamities would help Donald Trump in the long run. Keep an eye on the news and we may see a November surprise.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 16, 2016

Are you unsure as to what opioids are? Well, welcome to opioids 101. I'll tell you everything you need to know in order to understand what the two kids in Park City died from.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 16, 2016

Here at KSL, we've been trying to figure out what to do about the opioid crisis. A psychologist told us that it doesn't matter what you say. What matters is your relationship with your child. Be direct with them, talk to professionals. The key here is this: don't be silent about it.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 16, 2016

Ryan Kalil, a veteran for the Carolina Panthers, has written a book to help rookies in the NFL. He has advice for all sorts of scenarios and it offers a fascinating look into the NFL locker room.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 15, 2016

New York Yankees fans believe that their recent winning streak isn't because they got rid of Alex Rodriguez or their Baby Bombers. They believe it's because of the pigeons...I'm not kidding.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 15, 2016

ESPN 2 is airing a new sport called drone racing. That's right, drone racing. There are 25 pilots and they pilot their drones through a virtual reality course. These courses are set up in NFL stadiums, abandoned malls, and other interesting locations. Will you give it a chance?

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 15, 2016

Remember Chewbacca mom? England has their own version and people are eating it up. Can you guess who it is? It's Adelle. Surprised? You'll also be surprised to hear Adelle won't be doing concerts for 10 years.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 14, 2016

I heard Jason Chaffetz drop a reference to 90's rap music during a meeting of House Subcommittee on Oversight. I couldn't pass up the opportunity. #thingsthatmakeyougohmm.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

Sep 14, 2016

Donald Trump sent Mike Pence to Washington to drum up outrage over Hillary Clinton's 'deplorables' comment. It was hard for Republicans to swallow given that Trump has struggled to distance himself from David Duke and white supremacists.

Jeff Caplan's Minute of News is hosted by KSL NewsRadio's afternoon news host Jeff Caplan. KSL Newsradio is part of Bonneville Media and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah

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