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'The Voice' gives Tanner Linford a chance to meet Taylor Swift

Utah teenager Tanner Linford, who Blake Shelton dubbed “The Comeback Kid,” made it through the battle round.

Grand Theatre's 'Little Shop of Horrors' is poised to surprise

The Grand Theatre in Salt Lake City is bringing "Little Shop of Horrors" to life Oct. 16-Nov. 1. This lively, classic comedy features a plant that brings good fortune along with tremendous peril to... Read more »

Oct. 11, 2014

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Book review: 'The Scandalous Sisterhood of Prickwillow Place' a fun whodunit for middle readers

When seven girls at a Victorian England finishing school watch their headmistress and her brother die at dinner, they do what they can to continue the school, keeping up pretenses in Julie Berry's... Read more »

Oct. 11, 2014

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New documentary is witness to Snowden NSA leak

With an uncommon view of history in action, a new documentary captures Edward Snowden's leak of NSA documents as it unfolded in a Hong Kong hotel room. Read more »

Oct. 10, 2014

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‘Wonder Years,’ ‘Danny Kaye Show’ come to DVD this week

The beloved 1980s series “The Wonder Years” is on DVD for the first time this week, as are six uncut episodes of Danny Kaye’s 1960s variety show. Read more »

Oct. 10, 2014

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Renovation Solutions: Bigger isn’t always better in home remodeling

Smart redesign that stays within the footprint of your house can be less expensive than a large, “big box” addition and can have a big impact on your lifestyle. Read more »

Oct. 10, 2014

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Nielsen admits to errors in TV measurement

The Nielsen company on Friday admitted to errors dating back to March in its measurement of television viewing, statistics that serve as the foundation for billions of dollars in advertising... Read more »

Oct. 10, 2014

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Singers of all ages try out to sing the national anthem at Jazz games

Individuals and small groups of up to eight people perform the national anthem during tryouts at EnergySolutions Arena in Salt Lake City on Friday, Oct. 10, 2014. Read more »

Oct. 10, 2014

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Malala's improbable journey to Nobel Peace Prize

BIRMINGHAM, England — Malala Yousafzai celebrated her Nobel Peace Prize where she always wished to be: in school. The 17-year-old Pakistani girl shot by the Taliban for daring to want an... Read more »

Oct. 10, 2014

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New York scare house evokes city's 'bad old days'

New York City's bad old days are here again — in a Halloween haunted house, that is. Read more »

Oct. 10, 2014

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'Dracula Untold' sinks some fun into a muddled plot

According to “Dracula Untold,” a story about how Vlad the Impaler became Count Dracula, a bad guy is really a good guy who has to turn into a bad guy for good guy reasons in order to... Read more »

Oct. 10, 2014

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Universal’s classic monsters can’t be beat around Halloween

Forget the reboots. The original Universal movie monsters from the 1930s, ’40s and ’50s are still the best. Read more »

Oct. 9, 2014

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5 games for a chilling Halloween

There are many great games out there that offer safe, fun thrills for Halloween. Here are five of the best. Read more »

Oct. 9, 2014

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Book review: 'Remake' poses interesting questions about value of family

"Remake" is a young adult science fiction novel by Utah author Ilima Todd that poses interesting questions about life with and without family and relays a strong message about the positive nature... Read more »

Oct. 9, 2014

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‘Edge of Tomorrow,’ ‘Million Dollar Arm’ on Blu-ray, DVD this week

The Tom Cruise time-travel action flick “Edge of Tomorrow” and Disney’s true family film, “Million Dollar Arm,” come to Blu-ray and DVD this week. Read more »

Oct. 9, 2014

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Book review: ‘Dutch Oven Cookout: Step by Step’ makes Dutch oven cooking easy, accessible

More than a mere cookbook, “Dutch Oven Cookout” shows how to successfully cook a myriad of recipes using Dutch ovens. Read more »

Sept. 30, 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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Ally Condie's next book is a tale of twin sisters

A story of sisters in the underwater city of Atlantia will be the next young adult novel by Utah author Ally Condie, who penned the Matched trilogy. It’s scheduled for publication in fall... Read more »

March 30, 2013

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Utah author Ally Condie's 'Reached' on USA Today's best-sellers list

Ally Condie cracked the top 10 on USA Today's best-selling books list with "Reached" last week at No. 6, and this week, the Matched trilogy is No. 2 on the New York Times' Dec. 2 list of... Read more »

Nov. 29, 2012

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'Reached' exciting end to Ally Condie's Matched trilogy

There has been a spotlight on Utah author Ally Condie's books each year in November as each installment of the Matched trilogy is released. “Reached” (Dutton, $17.99), the third book... Read more »

Nov. 10, 2012

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Book review: 'Crossed' continues 'Matched' story with adventure, survival story

"Crossed," the second in Ally Condie's "Matched" trilogy, is a story of survival and adventure as Cassia, Ky and others end up in the "Outer Provinces." Read more »

Oct. 29, 2011

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YA, LDS author Ally Condie takes on dystopian matchmaking

Matchmaking is not a new idea. But Ally Condie's new book "Matched" certainly is. Disney has bought the movie rights and, just recently, "Matched" was named one of Publishers Weekly's Best Children's Books of 2010. Read more »

Nov. 28, 2010

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Book review: Ally Condie's 'Matched' lives up to hype, awards

"MATCHED," by Ally Condie, Dutton Juvenile, $17.99 (young adult) Read more »

Nov. 27, 2010

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Young adult author Allyson Braithwaite Condie knows audience well

Author Allyson Braithwaite Condie knows her audience well. That's because the BYU graduate spent three years teaching teenagers — first in Utah Valley and then in upstate New York. Read more »

Feb. 28, 2010

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