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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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May 31, 2017

Peter Frates was a baseball star at Boston College and was diagnosed with ALS, Lou Gehrig's disease, once he graduated. He and his family are the ones who came up with the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise money for ALS research. They raised a lot of money for the cause, but his family is struggling.

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

May 31, 2017

Cambridge, Massachusetts is dealing with the same opioid issues as Utah. Their suggested solution is interesting and their town is split on whether or not to implement it. Should Utah use a similar system?

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

May 30, 2017

Ariana Grande's recent concert in Manchester, England was interrupted by a terrorist attack and her response was amazing. She's now holding another concert in that same city with Coldplay, Justin Beiber, Miley Cyrus, and Katie Perry with all of the proceeds going to charity. A bold, powerful move.

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

May 25, 2017

To celebrate Star Wars' 40th birthday, I'll take you to a time long ago, before the internet, before the toys, before the fanfare, to the beginning of this groovy phenomenon.

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

May 25, 2017

Attention overworked homemakers: two robotic companies are competing to fold your laundry. One is cold the Laundroid and the other is called the Foldimate. The Laundroid is more expensive, but the Foldimate is not cheap. What's the biggest downside? They each take one day to fold one load of laundry.

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

May 24, 2017

With summer around the corner, do you know what your teen is saying over their social media or texting apps? It's important for parents to know what their teens are sending to their friends and strangers. You never know when someone might take advantage of them.

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

May 16, 2017

Millenial bashing is an international sport now. Tim Gurner, a wealthy Australian real estate mogul, claims millennials would be able to afford homes is they eat out less and buy less coffee. He's wrong.

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

May 11, 2017

Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals and ESPN shared a special moment between a mother and her son for Mother's Day.

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

May 10, 2017

Do you like your barbeque's wire brush? Doctors in Canada are now saying you need to get rid of it. I know you don't want to be part of a cupcake nation, but this is serious. Find another way to clean your bbq.

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

May 10, 2017

A young girl named Rachel Rossof tragically died in Raleigh, North Carolina and students at Enloe High School want to honor her at graduation. The Wake County School Board is saying no...so who's the snowflake?

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

May 10, 2017

Remember Jimmy Kimmel's heartfelt plea for a better healthcare system? Republicans have responded calling him a Hollywood elitist. He now has some choice words for his conservative critics and Senator Bill Cassidy offered support to the talk show host.

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

May 8, 2017

With Republican's getting the votes they needed in the house to pass the AHCA, Democrats decided to sing goodbye to them. If you think this is unique, I'm here to tell you you're wrong. Even the Simpsons have done this!

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

May 8, 2017

I still don't understand juicing and a $400 price tag for the Juiceroo seems a bit steep...maybe I'll just stick to carrots.

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

May 8, 2017

Foot traffic is down at malls, but people are still hesitant to buy clothes online. Amazon, however, thinks they can change your mind. Get ready for tailored clothes being shipped right to your door.

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

May 8, 2017

Next time your child picks their nose, you may want to encourage the behavior. Scientists at Harvard and MIT indicate boogers might be healthy... I still think it's snot. 

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

May 4, 2017

Mats Jarlstrom is taking on the city of Beaverton and the state of Oregon over traffic lights. Officials are now charging him $500 for "practicing engineering without a license." In response, Jarlstrom is taking this issue to the feds. Originally aired 5/4/2017.

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

May 3, 2017

Do you love avocado? What about guacamole? You might be forced to cut back on both because of problems in Mexico and California. China has also increased its demand for the tasty fruit. Originally aired 5/3/2017.

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

May 3, 2017

Fenway Park is a nuthouse...Just ask me, the die-hard a New York Yankees fan. No, this isn't about the MLB rivalry between the Yankees and the Boston Red Sox - or even baseball. There have been racial incidents and failed marriage proposals in the past few weeks! Maybe you should stay away. Originally aired 5/3/2017.

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

May 2, 2017

While South Korea blasts horrible Korean pop music on the border, residents of Pyongyang in the North wake up to a different, eerie song. Originally aired on 5/2/2017.

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

May 1, 2017

Ja Rule recently promoted a music festival on a private island once owned by Pablo Escobar...and none of it turned out as promised. Blink-182, super models, and four star food was supposed to be there, but they got the Hunger Games instead. Do you feel sorry for the rich millennials stranded on the island? Originally aired on 5/1/2017.

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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