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Versatile Viggo Mortensen speaks French in 'Far From Men'

Is there a language Viggo Mortensen doesn't speak? Read more »

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Staying faithful: How the Internet changed the Christian dating game

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As online dating rivals traditional dating as a way to meet “the one,” and dating site Christian Mingle gets a movie devoted to it, how important is faith in the digital realm? Read more »

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Netflix unveils new way to share recommendations

Netflix is giving its Internet video subscribers a more discreet way to recommend movies and TV shows to their Facebook friends after realizing most people don't want to share their viewing habits... Read more »

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Laundry Love: Groups across the nation are helping families with this simple task

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Some people can't afford to do their laundry, and that doesn't bode well for a society that insists on clean, good-smelling professionals. Laundry Love, a nationwide nonprofit, helps restore... Read more »

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Insights from the Behavioral Science Guy: What to say to a flirtatious co-worker

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If you are astute in reporting what is already happening and insightful about the effects it has on things your co-worker cares about, he or she is likely to listen. Read more »

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Living with Children: Late nights, not school start time, the problem for teens

New research finds that teens whose school days begin later than the national norm of approximately eight o’clock achieve at higher levels than teens who start school earlier. The researchers... Read more »

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Author and Iraq war veteran shares lessons of war through novel

Author and Iraq war veteran Michael Pitre hopes to honor the friends he made during his deployments as a Marine through his debut novel "Fives and Twenty-fives." Read more »

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Steve Eaton: Hobo tarantulas should get back on the train and leave

A telemarketer told me that this is the time of year when hobo spiders are most aggressive. They had better stay away from my house. Read more »

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5 parenting lessons from movies

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Some say there aren't enough good parents in the movies. False. Plenty of good parents have graced the silver screen while teaching invaluable lessons. Read more »

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Study: Action-packed TV might make you snack more

Could action-packed TV fare make you fat? That's the implication of a new study that found people snacked more watching fast-paced television than viewing a more leisurely paced talk show. Read more »

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'Guardians' stays atop cinemas amid worst summer since 2006

"Guardians of the Galaxy," the hit movie about a group of misfit superheroes from Walt Disney's Marvel studio, stayed atop U.S. and Canadian theaters as Hollywood wrapped up what is poised to be... Read more »

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Sutton Foster promises 'an intimate look at me' at BYU performances

For her “An Evening with Sutton Foster” performances to open BYU’s Bravo! Professional Performing Arts series, the two-time Tony winner and Broadway luminary has a clear objective... Read more »

Aug. 30, 2014

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Salt Lake Comic Con and Utah Symphony present video game concert

Salt Lake Comic Con and Utah Symphony are teaming up to present a musical immersion into the world of video games. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2014

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Book review: Professors share business lessons learned on road trips

Jump in the car with three business professors as they journey across America's back roads to discover uncommon lessons that will invigorate the mind of any aspiring businessperson. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2014

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Captain Underpants continues to plumb his young audience

"Captain Underpants and the Tyrannical Retaliation of the Turbo Toilet 2000" is Dav Pilkey's 11th novel about the adventures of a hero who not only saves the day but also gets kids to read. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2014

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Book review: 'A Life Intercepted' is simple yet compelling

Charles Martin tells a wonderful and simple story that offers tremendous lessons for readers in "A Life Intercepted," which is due out in September. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2014

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Golden oldies mark Blu-ray upgrades, DVD debuts this week

“Out of the Past,” arguably the best film noir ever made, and some classic “Looney Tunes” receive Blu-ray upgrades this week, and a number of sought-after titles mark their... Read more »

Aug. 30, 2014

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Book review: 'Painted Horses' transports reader to the Wild West

Malcolm Brooks writes about his home of Montana before it was settled. His tale in "Painted Horses" is full of uninhabited expanses, Native Americans, painted horses and how big business managed to... Read more »

Aug. 30, 2014

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No, you shouldn't feel bad about taking a nap

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Taking a nap: Not as simple as you think, and more important than you realize. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2014

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Face time vs. screen time: The technological impact on communication

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Word or emoji? Face or screen? There are more ways than ever to communicate, but some experts are concerned that too much reliance on less-direct forms of communication could be bad for children... Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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Road Home to use Midvale shelter one more season before building new facility on site

The Road Home will use its Midvale community winter shelter one more season before building a new facility at the same site. Architectural plans and other preparations are ongoing. Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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13 ways Disney could use drones at its parks

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Disney filed for patents that include drones. Mostly, the drones would be used for special effects and its shows. But what else could Disney do with the air devices? Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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‘Welcome Back, Kotter’ TV series makes its DVD debut this week

John Travolta had his breakout role in the 1970s sitcom “Welcome Back, Kotter,” which leads TV shows on DVD this week. Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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10 celebrity couples who have made marriage work

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Not all celebrity couples end in disaster. Here are 10 of them that have actually been doing really well. Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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This one thing can help predict the type and severity of teen car accidents

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A study of car crashes by young drivers indicates gender is a significant variable that impacts the type, severity and timing of crashes. Boys crash on weekends and after dark; girls are more apt... Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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