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The Clean Cut: Lucasfilm responds to 7-year-old boy wishing Jedis could get married

Collin, a 7-year-old aspiring Jedi Knight, recently reached out to George Lucas with a request. Read more »

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Cardall's '40 Hymns for Forty Days' debuts at No. 1 on Billboard New Age chart

Utah pianist Paul Cardall’s “40 Hymns for Forty Days” debuted at No. 1 on Billboard’s New Age Albums chart. Read more »

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CD review: 'Gentri' shows trio's talent

With this seven-song self-titled extended play, the Gentri shows their range as a group and individually. Read more »

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TV shows old and new land on DVD this week

The Hallmark Channel series “Signed, Sealed, Delivered” and the vintage Western “The Dakotas” have been released on DVD this week. Read more »

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Book review: Slightly spooky 'Rock With Wings' is an enjoyable read

Navajo Nation police officers Jim Chee and his wife, Bernie Manuelito, are headed for a timeout from work, but their vacation is short-lived and involves dangers as they work on a couple of... Read more »

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Book review: 'The Boardwalk Antiques Shop' presents charming trio of romances

"The Boardwalk Antiques Shop," the second installment in the Tangerine Street Romance series, presents three distinct but intertwined romantic tales for readers of any age. Read more »

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Book review: Historical romance 'A Hope Remembered' is a fun battle of wits

Utah romance author Stacy Henrie ties Christian themes with feisty, strong characters in a battle of wits in the fun, romantic and beautiful novel "A Hope Remembered." Read more »

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Book review: 'Terminal' is a stunning conclusion to Virals series about wolf-enhanced teens

Tory Brennan and her friends are thrilled with their wolf-enhanced abilities in "Terminal," the final Virals novel. When another pack appears on the scene, they have to meet the challenge. There is... Read more »

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10 things parents wish they knew before becoming a parent

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A new video from ExtraSpace Storage features new parents who give their advice on parenthood. You'll definitely want to share this with new parents. Read more »

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Doctor: Vaccines result in healthy immune system

Immunizations are most effective when given early and to as many people as possible to protect the very few who can't get them, according to one Utah health official. Read more »

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How one woman unplugged from technology for her family — and how you can, too

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Science tells us that screen time puts our minds, bodies and relationships at risk. While many of us are required to stay connected for work, unplugging from daily technology is easier than most... Read more »

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Five for Families: 'Monkey Kingdom' teaches positive messages

Here are five movies from various platforms families may want to consider, as recommended by the Deseret News features department and Ok.com. Note: Since not all are appropriate for younger... Read more »

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1 in 7 Americans has this kind of marriage

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Interracial marriage is common in the United States. In fact, one out of every seven Americans gets married to someone from another race. Read more »

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Putting down roots through family history

Houston RootsTech participants learned that documenting life stories is more than just recording facts. By finding and recording stories, individuals can connect with ancestors and descendants.... Read more »

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The Clean Cut: 12-year-old boy writes, performs song for crush on 'Britain's Got Talent'

One 12-year-old boy is willing to do whatever it takes to get his crush to notice him. His first step: appear on "Britain's Got Talent" to perform a song he wrote for her. Read more »

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Motherhood Matters: My kids' other parents

Here’s to my kids’ other moms and dads, the men who are happy to kneel in the dust by first base and tie someone’s cleats or the women who pick up a toddler who has fallen on the... Read more »

April 22, 2015

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Joseph Cramer, M.D.: A different view of the parable of the talents

"Talent" as a noun is an excuse. If you don't think you have it, you don’t have to try. ... However, what if we changed the word "talent" to mean "practice"? Read more »

April 21, 2015

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The Clean Cut: Children identify mom without being able to see her

In an ad produced by Pandora, six children participated in an unusual experiment that has a heartwarming outcome. Read more »

April 21, 2015

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Here's what it looks like when five generations come together for a family photo

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Think you have an unusual family photo? Check out this old photo that shows five women, each a different generation of the same family. Read more »

April 21, 2015

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Kibananberry Pie is a luscious strawberry treat

Strawberries are not only beautiful, but a healthy addition to the dinner table. High in potassium, vitamin C, folate, antioxidants and fiber, research suggests consuming strawberries can help to... Read more »

April 21, 2015

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Carmen Rasmusen Herbert: From fame to family and back again — Garth Brooks is making a comeback

“Children are the greatest joy and the greatest heartache you’ll ever have,” Garth Brooks told People Magazine. “I told my girls, ‘Don’t let the world decide who... Read more »

April 21, 2015

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Linda & Richard Eyre: When kids get in the way of parenting

The trick is knowing when to let things flow in a natural way and when to push your plan through even in the wake of resistance and chaos. Read more »

April 21, 2015

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Utah mother uses personal tragedy to warn others of window dangers

Michelle Newman's son died nine years ago when he tumbled out of a second story window. She's sharing her story in hopes of reminding others about the dangers associated with open windows. Read more »

April 21, 2015

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Cut it out! 'Full House' is coming back

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John Stamos, who portrayed the tough, but lovable Jesse Katsopolis in the ABC family-friendly comedy of the late 1980s and early 1990s, told Jimmy Kimmel on Monday night that the show is ready to... Read more »

April 21, 2015

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The Clean Cut: Texas junior asks friend with special needs to prom

Posters and flowers may be common ways for high school boys to ask girls to prom, but Luis Velasquez's "promposal" is attracting an extraordinary amount of attention. Read more »

April 20, 2015

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