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'Maze Runner,' based on Utah author's novel, leads box office, gets sequel

Dashner said he was hoping to enjoy the experience and not worry about box-office numbers or critical reception.

Bicycle tour in Salzburg is highlight of Austrian vacation

A Memorial Day trip to the beautiful city of Salzburg became even more rewarding for my family when we participated in Faulein Maria's bike ride. The half day tour covers eight miles and over... Read more »

Sept. 12, 2014

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Low stakes undermine mediocre 'Dolphin Tale' sequel

“Dolphin Tale 2” is a harmless, family friendly film that offers a few nice moments but lacks the follow-through to make you remember it a week after you watch it. In other words,... Read more »

Sept. 12, 2014

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'Dolphin Tale 2': 3 points for parents

Information for parents about the film "Dolphin Tale 2." Read more »

Sept. 12, 2014

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‘Captain America 2’ leads new movies on Blu-ray, DVD this week

The “Captain America” sequel, with Robert Redford in a prominent role, makes its way to Blu-ray and DVD this week, leading a bevy of new movies on home video. Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014

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Jazz SLC opens season with Monty Alexander and the Harlem-Kingston Express

Legendary pianist Monty Alexander and the Harlem-Kingston Express band explore their Jamaican roots in reggae coupled with the classical elements of jazz. Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014

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Board game review: Helios is sun-powered fun

The theme of Helios is all about harnessing the power of the sun. Two to four players attempt to earn victory points by creating land and buildings, moving the sun, gathering resources and mana... Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014

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Leonard Maltin’s newly published ‘2015 Movie Guide’ is his last

Leonard Maltin’s “2015 Movie Guide,” now in bookstores, is the last in the series, thanks to the Internet. Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014

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11 movies to watch out for this fall

A look at a few of the movies coming out between now and mid-November that might interest families and broader audiences. Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014

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Utah Symphony, McKay Library honoring Maurice Abravanel's scores of Gustav Mahler

The University of Utah library is releasing digital versions of Maurice Abravanel's scores of Gustav Mahler's symphonies. The release is timed with the launch of the Utah Symphony 2014-15 season,... Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014

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Asmodee Games delivers tense gaming experience

Asmodee Games puts together some of the most fascinating and fun games in the industry. This review takes a look at one of its hottest games, 7 Wonders, and three others: Room 25, Dungeon Twister... Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014

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'Believe' tells story of soccer mentor rising above tragedy

"Believe" is the story of legendary Manchester United Football manager Sir Matt Busby coming out of retirement to help a young boy fulfill his dream. It will premiere Sep. 12 in select theaters... Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014

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Welcome to City of Iron: a board game review

The best board games have a blended combination of great theme and great mechanics that create an engrossing gaming experience. That's what you will find in City of Iron, a board game for two to... Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014

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Oscar Pistorius not guilty of murder but was negligent

During his trial, Oscar Pistorius sometimes retched and sobbed. The double-amputee Olympian sobbed again on Thursday, this time in apparent relief as a judge said the evidence did not support a... Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014

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NFL to look into its handling of Rice case

The NFL called in a former FBI director to examine how it pursued and handled evidence in the Ray Rice domestic violence case as pressure increased for the league to be more transparent about its... Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014

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Cookbook review: 'Good Cheap Eats' contains great recipes that can be made on a budget

"Good Cheap Eats" includes delicious recipes that can be made by cooks of almost any skill level and also allows the reader to stay within a small budget. Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014

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Cookbook review: '30-Minute Meals' can save the home chef time in the kitchen

Only have a few minutes before the next soccer practice? Don't want to run to the grocery store? Too tired to make something complicated but want a healthy meal? Then Shauna Evans' "30-Minute... Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014

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Cookbook review: 'Ultimate Dining Hall Hacks' turns cafeteria foods into fabulous meals

Author Priya Krishna shares her creative spin on turning dining hall dishes into delicious meals in her book "Ultimate Dining Hall Hacks." Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014

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Cookbook review: Chef Tom Woodbury proves eating fresh is quick and easy

Utah television personality Tom Woodbury has compiled over 100 of his favorite recipes to help even the reluctant cook to eat fresh in quick and easy ways. Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014

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Former NFL QB Scott Mitchell goes on 'The Biggest Loser' for family, new lease on life

Former University of Utah and NFL quarterback Scott Mitchell goes on "The Biggest Loser" for his family and a new lease on life. Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014

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Picture books and novels can prepare young readers for school days

A selection of picture books and novels with themes of school days. Read more »

Sept. 9, 2014

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10 books that you were forced to read in junior high, but would change your life now as an adult

You might be pleasantly surprised to find that the books that you didn't enjoy as a kid are actually fantastic as an adult. Read more »

Sept. 3, 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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Drive-By Art aims to beautify Salt Lake neighborhood

Vinyls created by local artists hang on the outside of an abandoned building at 500 West and 400 South. This is part of an effort to beautify the neighborhood and highlight local artists. Read more »

Aug. 1, 2014

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