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Utah dad uses artistic talent, over 900 lunch sack doodles to express love

Garth Bruner has learned that he can use his artistic talent to let his children know he loves them every day.

12 holiday text messages that make you grateful for moms

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We're in a texting generation, and your mom is no stranger to sending out those emojis. Here are 12 texts that your mom is probably going to send you this year. Read more »

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A nation of Methuselahs: Is it possible for us to live too long?

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Advances in science pose a fresh moral problem: Is it possible for humans to live too long? Read more »

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Barbie can be an engineer, but only if the boys do all the coding

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A Barbie book has captured the people of the Internet's attention and raised questions on what it's teaching young girls. Read more »

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University Hospital opens hotel for patients, their families

University Hospitals and Clinics has opened a hotel for patients receiving care in Salt Lake City and their families. Read more »

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Lawmakers to rehash Utah's stillbirth law due to unintended consequence

Two stillborn babies in one Utah family led a concerned father to take on the state Legislature and make changes to the state's stillbirth law, but hospitals and funeral homes have been left... Read more »

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Board game review: Fantastiqa a family friendly fantasy

Fantastiqa is a fascinating deck-building board game set in a classic fantasy world filled with enchanting locations such as frozen wastes, dark forest and sun-beaten hills and inhabited by... Read more »

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Here's how much you can expect to spend on gifts, and some expert advice on avoiding after-sale remorse

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A new Gallup poll says American adults expect to average about $720 spent on gifts this holiday season. Experts say that buyer's remorse is not hard to avoid if you follow some advice. Read more »

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Coming soon to a theater near you — calorie counts

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Calorie information will soon be required at movie theaters, convenience stores and amusement parks. Read more »

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Evangelicals with gay children challenging church

Linda Robertson did what they believed was expected of them as good Christians. Read more »

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Provincia Romana board game review: Build your own Roman city

The game Provincia Romana is a strategy fest of card drafting, hand management and Roman city building. Able to handle from two to six players, the game is won by accumulating the most victory... Read more »

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Wide variety of holiday TV movies have been released on DVD

More TV movies about Christmas have been released on DVD than you can shake a holly wreath at. Read more »

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Game review: Choson is a strategic and thematic card game

Chosŏn is a thematic card-driven game for two to four players set in a Japanese steampunk universe. It takes about 15 to 30 minutes to play and offers a variety of strategies surrounding... Read more »

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Video: Man uses 'random acts of pasta' to feed the homeless

An Ogden man who purchased a 7 Weeks of Unlimited Pasta pass from Olive Garden decided to use it to help feed the homeless. Read more »

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Christmas flicks and film noir dominate big-screen classics

From “White Christmas” to “Touch of Evil,” classic movies on local theater screens over the holidays are a mix of yule flicks and film noir thrillers. Read more »

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5 ways to talk about money with your family this Thanksgiving

There are some money-related topics families can broach at Thanksgiving that have the potential to bring them closer together, not split them across the city trying to score the best deals. Read more »

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Motherhood Matters: Do you want your child to be cool, popular?

Please don’t encourage your child to be cool and popular for popularity's sake. Read more »

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Children's museum offers free admission for food donation

Discovery Gateway on Wednesday encouraged families to give back to the community on the day before Thanksgiving by accepting donations for the Utah Food Bank in exchange for museum admission. Read more »

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The Clean Cut: Warner Bros. releases live-action 'Pan' trailer

The classic play "Peter Pan" written in 1904 and the novel "Peter and Wendy" written in 1911 by J.M. Barrie has been recreated several times throughout the past 100 years. Read more »

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Utah family's adoption of Ethiopian girl gives her more than a family

A Utah family's adoption of an Ethiopian child gives her access to unique medical care and a chance at a longer life. Read more »

Nov. 26, 2014

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Free HIV testing at Utah County Health Department next week

In honor of World AIDS Day on Monday, Dec. 1, the Utah County Health Department will be offering free testing for HIV Dec 1-5. Read more »

Nov. 26, 2014

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This one thing may be keeping you single

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Trying to date but you're still single? It may not be because of your quips or cheesy lines. Rather, it may be because of your jeans. Read more »

Nov. 26, 2014

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Eddie Redmayne shines in charming, heartbreaking 'Theory of Everything'

The best part of "The Theory of Everything" is actor Eddie Redmayne, who manages such delicacy in Stephen Hawking’s transition from gangly youth to the wheelchair-bound figure we recognize... Read more »

Nov. 26, 2014

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Surprising 'Penguins of Madagascar' entertains with madcap fun

If your kids aren’t old enough for the post-apocalyptic place holder that is the new Hunger Games movie, or the grandiosity of Christopher Nolan’s “Interstellar,”... Read more »

Nov. 26, 2014

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A festive family holiday pasta bar

Here are some fun, festive holiday food banquet ideas using pasta including recommendations for prep work, menu planning and serving. Read more »

Nov. 25, 2014

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Amy Choate-Nielsen: Searching for ancestors can be complex and frustrating — especially at 3 a.m.

My frenzied search for my great-great-great grandmother proved fruitless — but I found an interesting story about her son. Read more »

Nov. 25, 2014

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