7 young musicians performed with the Utah Symphony at the annual 55th Salute to Youth concert Tuesday night.
Disney Interactive is set to release the latest version of its "Infinity" video game franchise, this time featuring Iron Man, Hulk and other superheroes. Read more »
Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani has joined Activision's fight to dismiss a lawsuit filed by disgraced Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega against the company's popular "Call of Duty"... Read more »
Here's something the folks at Disney can take real pride in: "The Lion King" is the top ticket of all time. Read more »
When the premiere of "Sharknado 2" bites the heels of AMC's final episode of "Breaking Bad," what does that say about American TV audiences? Read more »
The young-adult thriller "The Maze Runner" raced to the box-office top spot with $32.5 million, sprinting past Liam Neeson's "A Walk Among the Tombstones." Read more »
Emmy-winning actress and singer Polly Bergen, who in a long career played the terrorized wife in the original "Cape Fear" and the first woman president in "Kisses for My President," died Saturday,... Read more »
Actress and civil rights activist Ruby Dee was memorialized Saturday in poetry, dance and song at a packed Harlem cathedral where Alicia Keys sang her song "Superwoman," Wynton Marsalis performed a... Read more »
Taylor Swift didn't divulge any more new secrets about her forthcoming album when she took the stage at the iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas, but the crowd's enthusiasm about her bouncy new... Read more »
"Katfish" is the fourth in the series by Utah author Obert Skye about a boy who has strange creatures that appear out of his closet from the unread books he has stashed there. Read more »
The adventure isn't over for Hope and the other residents of White Rock. When an earthquake turns out to be more threatening than the bandits they just got rid of, Hope must travel a long distance,... Read more »
Wendy, 12, woke to the cries of her dad, who had just found his wife — her mom — lying on the bathroom floor after taking her own life. It was then that Wendy's life ended, too. "Hope... Read more »
Since its creation in 1964, contemporary dance company Ririe-Woodbury has continued to promote the idea that “dance is for everybody.” Read more »
Almost 50 years since its founding, Repertory Dance Theatre is still a thriving dance company “dedicated to the creation, performance, perpetuation and appreciation of modern dance,”... Read more »
"A Deadly Wandering: A Tale of Tragedy and Redemption in the Age of Attention" tells the story of a young man caught in an accident that propels a criminal investigation and grapples with ethical... Read more »
An actress who was detained by Los Angeles police is refusing to apologize for claiming race played a role in the incident, despite calls from local civil rights leaders. Read more »
The play "First Freedom" to debut at Brigham's Playhouse in Washington City. Producer Larry Sidwell and Director Jamie Young talk about the importance the Statute of Virginia for Religious Freedom... Read more »
Sir Elton John performed Friday night at the Maverik Center in West Valley City as part of his "All The Hits" tour. Read more »
“The intent was to make a musical that felt like a classic and also felt new and fresh at the same time,” said David Eggers, director-choreographer of the “Nice Work If You Can... Read more »
The latest seasons of a variety of popular TV shows are on Blu-ray and/or DVD this week, led by “The Big Bang Theory,” “Castle,” “CSI,” “Hawaii... Read more »
TV channel says that "Fashion Police" will continue without Joan Rivers. Read more »
Fall colors are coming fast to the Wasatch Front Mountains Read more »
The White House has enlisted Hollywood stars including Jon Hamm of "Mad Men" and Connie Britton of "Nashville" to help fight campus sexual assault. Read more »
Six young Iranian men and women videotaped dancing to Pharrell Williams' "Happy" and the homemade video's director have been sentenced to suspended jail terms and lashes, their lawyer said Friday. Read more »
Gwen Stefani is surrounded by men. She has three sons with husband Gavin Rossdale and is the only female in her rock band No Doubt. Read more »
Hundreds of Iranian art lovers gave a troupe of Chicago-based puppeteers flowers and a lengthy standing ovation at the Tehran City Theater at the end of their historic performance this week during... Read more »
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The historic site in Pennsylvania where an angel reportedly gave Joseph Smith priesthood authority is on schedule to open in a year, with a film being produced to tell the story. Read more »
Seven talented young musicians impressed the audience as they performed with the Utah Symphony at the annual 55th Salute to Youth concert Tuesday night. Read more »
The Johnson family of Midway is into movies and successfully making movies. The Utah family's mom and seven siblings act, produce, direct and do hair on sets that most recently include one in Lehi... Read more »
An 'unlikely father of five': Comedian Jim Gaffigan talks about the rewards, challenges of parenting
There was a time in his life when Jim Gaffigan would get on an airplane, see a parent with a child and think, “Weirdo, why would you do that to yourself?” Read more »
A long time ago, I was a young girl who thought I would never grow old. I imagined I would be the chosen one and either something would happen, like the Millennium, or I would just never grow old. Read more »
The Internet has made movie spoilers almost impossible to avoid. But is that really a bad thing? Read more »
Juan Diego Catholic High School’s visual arts class is creating artwork for the Utah State Senate Visual Arts Scholarship Competition. Read more »
In today’s Clean Cut, YouTube sensation Kid President, 10-year-old Robby Novak, shares “20 things we should say more often.” Read more »
When the Walt Disney Co. announced plans to create a "Frozen" attraction at Walt Disney World’s Epcot World Showcase, it likely did not expect the response from fans of attraction it will... Read more »
More than a mere cookbook, “Dutch Oven Cookout” shows how to successfully cook a myriad of recipes using Dutch ovens. Read more »
Seven talented young musicians will perform alongside the Utah Symphony at the 55th annual Salute to Youth showcase, sponsored by the Deseret News, in Abravanel Hall on Sept. 30 at 7 p.m. Read more »
When these toddlers get in a heated argument over whether it is raining or sprinkling outside, things become serious very fast. This viral sensation is definitely worth watching. Read more »
Authorities say Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has been arrested on a DUI charge in Maryland. Read more »
We can choose whether we are interested or interesting. One can be both. Elements that make a person interested include agency (courage), awareness (selflessness), attention (focus, time) and... Read more »
The game is on at the Utah Shakespeare Festival, where “Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure” will continue its run through Oct. 18 in Southern Utah University’s Randall L. Jones... Read more »
Body Worlds & The Cycle of Life is the latest exhibition from physician and pioneering anatomist Dr. Gunther von Hagens. The exhibit opens at The Leonardo in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Sept. 27. Read more »
The good and evil of human nature will be tested within the walls of CenterPoint Legacy Theatre in “Jekyll and Hyde,” which runs Sept. 29-Oct. 25. Read more »
“Joseph” definitely dances to its own beat apart from not only its source material but also from other productions of the musical. It's planted firmly in the center of a humorous... Read more »
If you are looking for family-friendly movies to see, something that won’t have you plugging your ears and covering your eyes, there are quite a few PG films in town right now. Read more »
"Canyon Sacrifice" is an easy read and a gripping mystery that keeps readers intrigued and guessing until the last page. The book follows the story of Chuck Bender, an archaeologist, as he fights... Read more »
“Damn Yankees” has many “sweet, poignant moments,” according to Anne Swenson, executive producer of the Hale Center Theater Orem production. Read more »
Sci-fi mysteries and offbeat thrillers with an art house vibe lead new movies on DVD and Blu-ray this week. Read more »
The Orchestra at Temple Square will celebrate its 15th anniversary Oct. 17 and 18 with one of Tchaikovsky’s works featuring 19-year-old piano prodigy George Li under the direction of... Read more »
Utah author Robison Wells talks about his book "Dead Zone," which explores superpowers, terrorism and war and the “Altered Perceptions” anthology. Read more »
In this coming-of-age novel, Anika Dragomir is lucky enough to have both popularity and romance in her life, but she faces her share of prejudices, as well. But when tragedy strikes, she finds... Read more »
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