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Book review: The Newport Ladies Book Club series concludes with romance-filled adventure in 'Tying the Knot'

When Athena Di Jasper accepts a marriage proposal from her handsome and patient boyfriend, Grey Ronning, they start a chain of magical events for the women of the Newport Ladies Book Club in the... Read more »

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Disney's Polynesian princess movie from 'Little Mermaid' directors arriving sooner than expected

A seafaring Disney princess, Polynesian demigods, gorgeous visuals — 2016 can't come soon enough. Read more »

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Game review: Conquer feudal Japan in Age of War

Age of War, from Fantasy Flight Games, is a new dice-rolling game in which two to six players attempt to conquer castles. Mayfair Games' Gold Ahoy! is a light tile placement game about creating... Read more »

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R&R Games Rockin Games Reviews Fall 2014

A review of five family-friendly boardgames from R&R Games. The review covers the games Strike A Pose, Plunder, Get A Life!, Coal Baron, Strike A Pose and Guess the Mess! Read more »

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Robert Downey Jr., Emma Watson, Judi Dench honored by British Academy

There was a bit of a British invasion at the Beverly Hilton hotel, as BAFTA Los Angeles hosted its annual Britannia Awards, honoring film and television talent from both sides of the pond,... Read more »

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‘Miss Marple’ leads bevy of newly released British TV series on DVD

A reissue of “Miss Marple” with Joan Hickson leads an array of British mystery series on DVD this week. Read more »

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Game Review: Take to the stars in Impulse

Impulse is a new sci-fi-themed game from Asmadi Games where players use various cards in a multitude of ways in order to move their spaceships around the galaxy and score victory points. Read more »

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Book review: Kid sleuth is at center of mystery in 'Sammy Keyes and the Kiss Goodbye'

Fans of the Sammy Keyes series will find all their favorite characters reunited around the silenced narrator in a clever final installment that is reflective and action-packed. Read more »

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Game review: Munchkin Panic offers frantic, wacky fun

Munchkin Panic is a semi-cooperative board game based on a previous title by Fireside Games called Castle Panic, with the added theme of a popular fantasy card game called Munchkin. Read more »

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Art exhibition celebrates latest creations from Utah contemporary artists

Walking around looking at museum art might not be the first thing on kids' list of fun things to do. But what if, instead of "don't touch," they got the chance to see it from a hands-on perspective? Read more »

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Farmington haunted house raises funds for Viewmont drama department

Viewmont High School drama students will participate in one last night of Halloween frights tonight, Oct. 31, as part of a fundraiser. The haunted house is at 1726 Burke Lane in Farmington. Read more »

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‘John Wick’ is just a video game disguised as a movie

Keanu Reeves’ movie “John Wick” brings to mind, nearly 30 years later, the video-game mindset of “Top Gun.” Read more »

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How Charlie Brown saved Halloween, and other interesting facts

How did Charlie Brown save Halloween? Why is seeing a spider on Oct. 31 considered a good thing? Here are some fascinating and little-known facts about Halloween and its long history. Read more »

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Crowds, cuteness overwhelm first Hello Kitty Con

Hello Kitty cuteness is taking over Little Tokyo in downtown Los Angeles as the city hosts the first Hello Kitty fan convention. Read more »

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#Technologyandstuff: Chevy makes the best of exec's nervous speech after World Series

Shortly before 9 a.m. on the day after the worst night of his life, Rikk Wilde got the phone call from his big boss at General Motors. Read more »

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Marvel Studios unveils next 11 movies, from 2015-2019

On Tuesday, Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige announced the next 11 movies to be made. 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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Elton John at AIDS event: Pope Francis is my hero

Elton John has called Pope Francis "my hero" for his compassion and push to accept gays in the Catholic church, at his annual AIDS benefit. Read more »

Oct. 29, 2014

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Marvel unveils slate of films through 2019

LOS ANGELES — "Doctor Strange," ''Black Panther," ''Captain Marvel" and the "Inhumans" are joining the Marvel cinematic universe. The studio unveiled the titles and release dates of its... Read more »

Oct. 28, 2014

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Today's must-read faith and family stories

National Edition

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. 28, 2014

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Toronto elects a new mayor, ends Ford era

Toronto's next mayor will be a straight-laced, button down moderate conservative — almost the polar opposite of current Mayor Rob Ford, whose term was plagued by scandals involving public... Read more »

Oct. 28, 2014

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2 country stars help shape Will Chase's TV persona

Will Chase's character on ABC's "Nashville" is the quintessential superstar. Read more »

Oct. 28, 2014

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These 6 factors prove Taylor Swift and Carrie Underwood are not the same person

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Taylor Swift and Carrie Underwood are both country pop stars that made it big. But are there more differences than similarities for the two? Read more »

Oct. 27, 2014

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Taylor Swift: Growing up and going pop

When Taylor Swift released the Grammy-winning, banjo-tinged "Mean" in 2010, haters fired shots at the then-20-year-old. Read more »

Oct. 27, 2014

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Spirits move 'Ouija' to No. 1 at the box office

The spirits moved "Ouija" to No. 1 at the box office, with the board-game adaption leading the weekend with a $20 million debut, according to studio estimates Sunday. Read more »

Oct. 26, 2014

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