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'Idol' alum Brooke White creates album to fight child sex trafficking

White knows this is a heavy subject that people may avoid, but she also knows that standing by won't help.

'Unbroken' faith: The religious journey of Louis Zamperini

The unforgettable story of Olympian and American war hero Louis Zamperini will be told on the big screen beginning Christmas Day. Read more »

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Game Review: Sell the most gems in Johari

Johari, from Mayfair Games, is a 2- to 4-player board game in which players compete to sell the most gems and earn the most prestige in the Jaipur market. Read more »

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Renovation Solutions: Design for everyday homeowners

No amount of cleaver or creative interior design can overcome a floor plan that doesn’t flow well, rooms that are awkwardly placed or sized, or spaces that lack order or sufficient light and... Read more »

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Utahn on 'Biggest Loser' wins 2 weigh-ins in a row at Comeback Canyon

Utahn Scott Mitchell has won a second weigh-in at Comeback Canyon on “The Biggest Loser.” Read more »

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Fire in the Lake: A fierce war game for serious gamers

Fire in the Lake is intense. This is a board game for serious war gamers using GMT Games COIN system. The setting is the war in Southern Vietnam and the experience is immersive. Read more »

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Q&A with Tanis O'Connor, adventure card game designer

Interview about the Pathfinder Adventure Card Game with Tanis O'Connor, adventure card game designer with Paizo Publishing. Read more »

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BattleCON: Devastation of Indines: a fantastic fighting game

The Street Fighter arcade game reached legendary status among gamers in the late eighties. In 2013, Level 99, a game company, mastered a board game format that captures the fun and excitement of... Read more »

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Civilization game expansions: 7 Wonders Babel and Clash of Cultures Civilizations

Board game expansions are a way to extend the life of an old favorite or make it even better by deepening gameplay, using new components, adding extra players or changing the game entirely. Here... Read more »

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Game review: Firefly: Blue Sun and Knightmare Chess offer sci-fi, fantasy fun

Firefly: The Game: Blue Sun expansion adds a new sideboard, minis, contacts, and more to the base game. Knightmare Chess is a fun chess variant where players play cards to alter the game. Read more »

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Game review: Adventure abounds in Star Wars: Empire vs. Rebellion

Star Wars: Empire vs. Rebellion, from Fantasy Flight Games, is a light, two-player card game. The First World War, from Mayfair Games, is a mix of war game and eurogame set in World War I. Read more »

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The 37 most charitable celebrities

From superstar Taylor Swift to NBA player Kevin Durant to Oscar-winner and "The Hunger Games" actress Jennifer Lawrence, the 37 most charitable celebrities have big wallets and even bigger hearts. Read more »

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What can 'Annie' and 'The Lego Movie' teach your kids about economics?

Yahoo! Finance has a new video about what Hollywood movies teach about economics. Read more »

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Motherhood Matters: Three steps to helping kids love giving

Here are some simple steps to help you give your kids the gift of giving this holiday season. Read more »

9 hours ago

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Do you know what your child is drawing at school?

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The pictures children draw can depict their family and home life, a recent study says. Read more »

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Carmen Rasmusen Herbert: New Christmas traditions ease stress, put focus on Christ

In the hustle and bustle of Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals, we somehow lose the entire purpose of Christmas: to celebrate the birth of Christ. Read more »

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Robin Williams says goodbye in ‘Secret of the Tomb’

“Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb” serves as both a prequel and a finale to director Shawn Levy’s “Night at the Museum” trilogy, but it will probably be best... Read more »

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There are many ways to see 'A Christmas Carol'

“A Christmas Carol” is such a masterpiece that it demands to be told in hundreds of ways in thousands of different settings. It’s not that none of them are any good —... Read more »

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Why you should think twice before punishing your children for lying

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Punishments prove to be counterproductive when a child lies, says a new study. If your children are lying more after you have punished them for being dishonest, one problem may be that you need to... Read more »

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Bittersweet Christmas: A woman ponders the legacy she'll leave behind as end of life nears

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For some families, this holiday feels different because they know they might never celebrate another all together. Read more »

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The Clean Cut: Stuart Edge, Vocal Point, Noteworthy join voices in surprise Christmas caroling video

Stuart Edge enlisted the help of BYU a cappella groups Vocal Point and Noteworthy to surprise shoppers at Provo’s The Shops at Riverwoods in his new video, “Surprise Christmas... Read more »

Dec. 17, 2014

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Chris Hicks: Has Hollywood found new respect for the Bible and believers? Not really

The release of this year’s two expensive biblical epics, “Noah” and “Exodus: Gods and Kings,” gives the appearance that Hollywood has found new respect for the Bible... Read more »

Dec. 17, 2014

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Sherry Young: The year we stole a Christmas tree and other tales of Christmas

It’s evident adapting to change has characterized our family traditions through the years. With our ever-growing family and even trading off Christmas and Thanksgiving with in-laws,... Read more »

Dec. 17, 2014

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Survey says parents spend $532.87 a month to 'outdo' each other

A new survey from CouponCodesPro.com suggests that 78 percent of parents feel pressure to “outdo other parents” — costing them an average of $532.87 per month. Read more »

Dec. 17, 2014

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School lunch 'blech' factor may go down under new federal budget deal

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The compromise budget takes on the First Lady to give schools greater flexibility on fats, salts and sweets in the lunchroom. Read more »

Dec. 17, 2014

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Want a smart kid? Stay away from these two things

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A new study says that two common chemicals found in numerous consumer products can damage fetal development and possibly lower a child's IQ. Read more »

Dec. 17, 2014

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