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Mom calls out Toys R Us for selling fake drugs with 'Breaking Bad' action figures

Florida mom, Susan Myers has created a petition against the popular toy store, Toys R Us for selling action figures of the characters from AMC's "Breaking Bad." Read more »

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Utah families share tragic stories of teens lost in crashes

Utah Highway Safety Office data show that 23 teen drivers were involved in fatal crashes last year, killing more than two dozen people, including six of the teen drivers. Read more »

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Theater review: Grand Theatre's 'Little Shop of Horrors' makes for fun evening of entertainment

"Little Shop of Horrors" offers up a wonderful 90 minutes of frighteningly funny Halloween (or anytime, really) comedy. The plotline is a little thin, but the story is amusing and unusual, and the... Read more »

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The Clean Cut: High school team helps 8-year-old score touchdown

A special overtime was played in a Wisconsin high school football game on Oct. 16 as one team looked to honor an 8-year-old who has served as the team’s “honorary captain.” Read more »

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Denver parents told to watch out for marijuana candy

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Denver's police department released a public service announcement video that looks to warn parents about possible marijuana edible candy given out on Halloween. Read more »

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Today's must-read faith and family stories

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For a couple of months now, we’ve been circulating an internal email to our staff that includes articles from across the Web that cover faith and family-related topics. Read more »

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Live theater holds its own in changing entertainment media landscape

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In an age of streaming entertainment, music downloads and box-office sales are down, but live theater is still doing major business. Read more »

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Playing favorites can increase the chance a child will use drugs and alcohol

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Children who feel like they're not the favorite sibling are more likely to abuse substances if they grow up in families low on warmth and interaction, according to a new study from Brigham Young... Read more »

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Chris and Sally Mart create a refuge for children, build a family

Chris and Sally Mart have adopted 17 children over the years, and most require constant attention Read more »

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Shannon and Dean Hale introduce a superhero princess in 'The Princess in Black'

Princess Magnolia does things a proper princess should do, but she will become the Princess in Black to prevent monsters from coming into her kingdom in the first book in a new series titled "The... Read more »

Oct. 18, 2014

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Has violence in media lost its edge?

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Violence is harder to escape than ever — and it’s so inherent in today’s media that its original meaning is often lost. Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Renovation Solutions: What reality TV doesn’t tell you about home remodeling

The reality TV version of remodeling — in a show that is usually less than an hour — is missing a few truths regarding remodeling. Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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The Clean Cut: Christian singer pays homage to Kansas City Royals through cover of Lorde's 'Royals'

People all over America have fallen in love with the Kansas City Royals. The Royals stamped their ticket to the World Series on Wednesday, giving the Royals their first American League Pennant win... Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Steve Eaton: Boxing class prepares student for parking lot confrontation

I am now taking a boxing class to pound away at my extra pounds. And while I am not always, however, a willing participant, I have to admit it did prepare me for a parking lot confrontation. Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Halloween 2014: How much America will spend and on what

Halloween celebrations cost Americans roughly $7.4 billion last year, but this year a survey reflects a shift in economic attitudes. Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Today's internal email of must-read faith and family stories

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For a couple of months now, we’ve been circulating an internal email to our staff that includes articles from across the Web that cover faith and family-related topics. Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Bound together: marriage rates and the American dream

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The American "retreat from marriage" may portend harm for the American dream, says National Marriage Project director Brad Wilcox, who outlines policies that hamper rather than help children's... Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Studio C teams up with popular indie band to teach kids about money

A satirical look at consumerism, framed as a how-to video for kids that explains personal finance to be all about making money, buying things and then borrowing more money. Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Cyrille Aimee to visit Jazz SLC

The Jazz SLC series will feature French vocalist Cyrille Aimee in concert Oct. 18 at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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One-child America: A nation of only children could be smarter, more mature – or conceited

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Will an influx of only children make America the first nation brought down by excessive self esteem? It’s a question worth pondering as their slice of the demographic pie continues to grow. Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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Holy Blu-ray! 'Batman' arrives on DVD!

The original "Batman" TV series, arriving on Blu-Ray and DVD next month, is still delightful for children and adults alike. Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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A black and white Halloween: Classic suspense films

Five movies from the 1940s film-noir era that can tingle your spine and increase your pulse rate this Halloween. Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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‘Peabody & Sherman’ arrives on Blu-ray, DVD this week

The animated feature “Mr. Peabody & Sherman,” which was one of the year’s earliest box-office hits, has arrived on DVD and Blu-ray this week. Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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'The Best of Me' saves Sparks' worst for last

“The Best of Me” is the latest adaptation of a novel by Nicholas Sparks novel, a man who seems determined to become the Michael Bay of romance. Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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