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'Unbroken' faith: The religious journey of Olympian, war hero Louis Zamperini

The unforgettable story of Olympian and American war hero Louis Zamperini will be told on the big screen

Cooper Hewitt design museum reopens, revamped

The Cooper-Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, revamped, restored and expanded after a three-year closure, is reopening at last, all decked out for the 21st century in its historic Carnegie Mansion... Read more »

Dec. 9, 2014

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Facebook 2014: Ice bucket challenge, sports, Ebola

Day after day, Facebook captures our best and worst moments, from the birth of a new baby to heated political spats. So what got discussed the most in 2014? The Ice Bucket Challenge and the death... Read more »

Dec. 9, 2014

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Ballet West's 'Nutcracker' bursts with holiday cheer

Ballet West strikes a balance between lavish spectacle and vintage charm in "The Nutcracker" at the Capitol Theatre. Read more »

Dec. 8, 2014

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Theater review: 'A Year with Frog and Toad' at SLAC is fanciful and expertly staged

Salt Lake Acting Company’s production of “A Year with Frog and Toad” is fanciful and expertly staged — a genuine joy for young theatergoers and their parents. Read more »

Dec. 8, 2014

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‘Mr. Smith Goes to Washington’ gets a gorgeous Blu-ray upgrade

“Mr. Smith Goes to Washington,” “Pete Kelly’s Blues” and “The Picture of Dorian Gray” all earn Blu-ray upgrades, leading a bevy of vintage titles released... Read more »

Dec. 8, 2014

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Mobile apps still collect information on kids

Worried that toy stores, fast food chains, and other retailers are tracking your kids online this holiday season? A landmark 2013 law aimed at protecting the privacy of America's youngest mobile... Read more »

Dec. 8, 2014

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Prince William hits DC; Kate joins NYC first lady

While Britain's Prince William met with President Barack Obama at the Oval Office on Monday, his wife, Kate, toured a child development center with New York City's first lady, Chirlane McCray. Read more »

Dec. 8, 2014

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Scott, Bale defend 'Exodus' casting

The biblical film "Exodus: Gods and Kings" has come under fire for white actors being cast in the main roles as Egyptians. Read more »

Dec. 8, 2014

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Tom Hanks, Sting among 5 Kennedy Center honorees

An actor hailed as America's "favorite son" and a musical genius who rose from a British shipyard town to make his mark won this nation's highest honors Sunday for influencing American culture... Read more »

Dec. 7, 2014

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'Hunger Games: Mockingjay' wins slow weekend at box office

“The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1” stayed at No. 1 for the third weekend in a row in a traditionally slow weekend at the box office. Read more »

Dec. 7, 2014

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Passage of time makes proving Cosby claims tough

Legal experts say any case centering on decades-old allegations against Bill Cosby would face hurdles. Read more »

Dec. 7, 2014

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Book review: 'Deceived' delivers romance, suspense in the modern West

Author Kathi Oram Peterson revisits the romance suspense genre as she weaves together a tale of murder, escape and love. Rugged central Idaho is the setting for this fast-paced novel that will keep... Read more »

Dec. 7, 2014

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New Las Vegas tourism ad features Imagine Dragons

The latest 'What Happens Here, Stays Here' Las Vegas ad campaign features a familiar musical act from, well, right here. Read more »

Dec. 7, 2014

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'Princess Bride' star Cary Elwes to visit Utah, reflects on making of classic film

Twenty-seven years after the release of the now classic film "The Princess Bride," actor Cary Elwes — aka "As You Wish" Westley — brings readers and fans an interesting and hilarious... Read more »

Dec. 6, 2014

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Book review: Jan Brett's 'The Animals' Santa' explores Santa's identity

A rabbit named Little Snow thinks he’s being fooled by the forest friends' ideas of a Santa for animals in Jan Brett's "The Animals' Santa." Read more »

Dec. 6, 2014

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Beyonce, Pharrell, Sam Smith lead in Grammy nods

The year's brightest newcomer, Sam Smith; the most nominated female in Grammy history, Beyonce; and mega-producer Pharrell led the Grammy Award nominations announced Friday, with six nominations... Read more »

Dec. 6, 2014

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Modern movies have evolved into big-budget serials, complete with cliffhangers

The model for theatrical serials of the 1930s and ’40s seems to have been adapted by such modern movies as the Hobbit and Hunger Games franchises. Read more »

Dec. 5, 2014

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A disappointingly dull outing for Sega's blue hedgehog in 'Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric'

Sonic and friends get bogged down by glitches, a bad camera system and generally dull gameplay in this Wii U exclusive. Read more »

Dec. 4, 2014

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Video game review: 'Just Dance 2015' will have you moving

It's that time of year again when the new "Just Dance 2015" (UBISOFT) video game will give you a reason to get off the couch and become a closet hip-hop dancer. Read more »

Dec. 4, 2014

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'Lego Batman 3' continues winning formula

When it comes to compelling, quality games that families with young children can play together, there's no safer bet than Lego and TT Games. Read more »

Dec. 4, 2014

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Holiday video game guide: What parents need to know before purchasing

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There will be no shortage of options facing parents who venture into the electronics department of a big-box store or search for video games at an online retailer. Read more »

Dec. 4, 2014

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'Super Smash Bros.' for Wii U is the ultimate video game battle royal

"Super Smash Bros." for the Wii U is the ultimate video game battle royal. Read more »

Dec. 4, 2014

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Local theaters bringing stars, magic and Scrooges to stage for holiday season

'Tis the season for holiday shows! A look at four productions taking place in area theaters. Read more »

Nov. 22, 2014

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