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The changing definition of 'TV': What parents need to know about today's TV

As standards in the television world lower and content gets edgier, here are things parents should know.

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4 financial follies of the millennial generation

Millennials have a few things to learn about the financial world. Read more »

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When it comes to TV's future, Millennials hold the remote

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According to a new study, many Millennials plan to say goodbye to cable and in doing so, change the entire industry. Read more »

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Jon Heder becomes Napoleon Dynamite again for 12-year-old leukemia patient

Although it's been 10 years since the world first saw Jon Heder play the role of Napoleon Dynamite, the actor proved to a 12-year-old girl that he hasn't lost it. Read more »

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ValueSpeak: The day the chased ended

OK, I admit it: I had a crush on JoAnn. So what? Every boy in the fifth grade had a crush on her. Why should I be any different? Read more »

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Woman's happiness most important to having a successful marriage

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The happier the wife is with long-term marriage, the better the husband's life, "not matter how he feels about their nuptials," according to a study in Journal of Marriage and Family. Read more »

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Bridging the gap: Can empathy be taught?

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A growing movement in higher education is trying to teach empathy. Read more »

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Steve Eaton: The 'Marathon Man' becomes the 'Broken-down Man'

I announced in May that I was the "Marathon Man" because I planned to run a marathon in a year. I didn't know that marathons are 26 miles long and that they require you to be on a diet for a year. Read more »

Sept. 12, 2014

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‘Blue Bloods,’ ‘S.H.I.E.L.D.,’ ‘Doctor Who’ lead new TV shows on DVD

Tom Selleck in “Blue Bloods,” the “Avengers” TV spinoff “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” and the new “Doctor Who” lead DVD releases of recent... Read more »

Sept. 12, 2014

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The Clean Cut: Baby bear does circus act on golf course

Several bears were spotted on a golf course at the Fairmont Hot Springs Resort in British Columbia in a video that was posted on YouTube on Sept. 8. Read more »

Sept. 12, 2014

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Nicholas Sparks tests TV with 'Deliverance Creek'

Nicholas Sparks' romance-drama novels have already found a second life as film adaptations. Now the best-selling author is turning to television. Read more »

Sept. 12, 2014

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Kids in wealthier families more apt to misbehave if parents split up

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A new study says that children in wealthier families where parents split up are more prone to misbehave than kids in lower-income families — and it's not just a loss of money that does it. Read more »

Sept. 12, 2014

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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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The economy has begun to recover, but mostly just for this group of people

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Several recent reports make clear that the touted economic recovery has helped upper-income folks much more than it has helped those in other income brackets. Low- and mid-income families continue... Read more »

Sept. 12, 2014

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Why costumes are no longer just for Halloween

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Dressing up as beloved superheroes or video game characters used to be reserved for Halloween or the occasional convention, but in the past decade, cosplay has become a vehicle for family fun and... 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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Why separate bank accounts might help couples communicate

Generally, the expectation when a couple says "I do" is that one of the first financial tasks they will handle is to switch to joint accounts. However, joint finances are not mandatory and may not... Read more »

Sept. 11, 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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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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