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Book review: ‘Book of Mormon: Scriptural Phrases’ is a treasure trove of a compilation

Studying the Book of Mormon through this collection of thousands of phrases can help readers gain greater understanding and comprehension of a sacred book. Read more »

April 24, 2016

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The Clean Cut: Boy Scout applauded for returning Chris Hemsworth's wallet

What would you do if you found Thor’s wallet? When actor Chris Hemsworth recently left his wallet on the table of a restaurant in what he called a “rough area,” he didn’t... Read more »

April 23, 2016

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Chris Hicks: Hitchcock's 'Suspicion' is on Blu-ray, and a 'lost' early talkie has been found

The 1941 Alfred Hitchcock thriller “Suspicion” receives a Blu-ray upgrade, and a “lost” early sound film has been found and released on DVD. Read more »

April 22, 2016

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Why pornography is everyone's problem

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In her new book, “The Pornography Industry: What Everyone Needs to Know,” Cal State Long Beach gender and sexuality studies professor Shira Tarrant delves into the business side of an... Read more »

April 22, 2016

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The Clean Cut: 4-year-old Trick Shot Titus performs soccer stunts

His basketball trick shots made him a YouTube sensation, but a new video shows Trick Shot Titus excelling at trick shots in soccer. Read more »

April 22, 2016

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Why we should have quit sugar 40 years ago

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Processed sugar is public health enemy No. 1 and may have caused the obesity epidemic while we were all busy cutting out saturated fat. The latest research validates the findings of a British... Read more »

April 22, 2016

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Dull 'The Huntsman: Winter's War' wastes top-notch cast on mediocre material

The cinematic world has plenty of room for mindless B-movie escapism, but "The Huntsman: Winter's War" is just too lifeless to justify excuses. And the waste of a quality cast just makes things worse. Read more »

April 22, 2016

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Chris Hicks: Oscar-winner 'The Revenant' is on Blu-ray and DVD this week

“The Revenant,” which earned Leonardo DiCaprio his Oscar earlier this year, is on Blu-ray and DVD this week. Read more »

April 21, 2016

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Doktor Kaboom storms into S.L. with science

From lightning onstage to a tennis-ball-throwing robot, David Epley, creator and actor behind Doktor Kaboom, guarantees a laugh-ridden learning experience for the whole family. Read more »

April 21, 2016

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The Filharmonic to bring '90s vibe to Provo

Recognized for its success on NBC’s “The Sing-Off,” its role in the recent film “Pitch Perfect 2” and its Filipino heritage, the a capella group The Filharmonic sings... Read more »

April 21, 2016

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Imagine Dragons, Neon Trees return to Provo for Velour benefit concert

Musical groups Imagine Dragons, Neon Trees, The Moth & the Flame and Fictionist are putting on a benefit event for Velour Live Music Gallery's owner, Corey Fox. Read more »

April 21, 2016

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Chris Hicks: 'Top Gun,' 'Ferris Bueller,' among classics returning to the big screen

More vintage movies are scheduled to be shown on big screens locally through May, including “Top Gun,” “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off,” “A Star Is Born,” and... Read more »

April 21, 2016

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Literal lyrics? The effects of sex, violence and misogyny in popular music

It's a conversation that has been going on for years as the lyrics heard in popular genres of music have become measurably more violent and sexual. But does this increase in explicit lyrics have an... Read more »

April 21, 2016

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UTubers: Kaysville father and son cut open new rose gold 2016 MacBook

On Tuesday, Apple released its rose gold MacBook, and Daniel and Lincoln Markham have already cut it open to find out what’s inside. Read more »

April 21, 2016

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Long live the Queen! Here's how to have her diet and increase your life expectancy

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Queen Elizabeth turns 90 on Thursday, and her healthful diet may contribute to her vigor. Her eating style is one that even commoners could emulate — even without the 20 royal chefs. Read more »

April 21, 2016

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Sherry Young: What a family history trip and cattle teach about connections

Cattle and people are not all that different. We need someone who loves and cares about us, and they need us to care about them, dead or alive. When we’re connected, our road seems clearer... Read more »

April 21, 2016

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Motherhood Matters: Why you'll be amazed by the beauty of motherhood — in hindsight

Sometimes life feels heavy, but the investments we make early on are worth it. I am amazed at how quickly things have changed. Read more »

April 20, 2016

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The Clean Cut: Evian babies surf in new advertisement

The Evian babies were synchronized swimmers in 1998, Rollerbladers in 2009 and dancers in 2013. In an advertisement for the water brand released Tuesday, the Evian babies are back at it, this time... Read more »

April 20, 2016

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UTubers: The Lord of the Rings and Harry Potter collide in the latest BYUtv 'Studio C' sketch

BYUtv’s "Studio C" explores the similarities between The Lord of the Rings and Harry Potter as the two worlds collide in one of the comedy show's new sketches, “Lord of the Potter.” Read more »

April 20, 2016

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Americans don't like divorce, but view is softening on cohabitating

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A new National Health Statistics report finds more Americans are cohabitating, fewer approve of divorce, and family life is playing out very differently than in the past. Read more »

April 20, 2016

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Tiffany Gee Lewis: Lessons for aging gracefully

Americans are good at many things, but we’re dismal at the aging process. Here's what we can do to make it better. Read more »

April 19, 2016

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Arianne Brown: Find what you love and hold on to it

I have a friend who loves trout fishing, and he has a friend who loves running. I am that running friend. While we don't share in our chosen hobbies, each brings us similar feelings of joy. Find... Read more »

April 19, 2016

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Michelle Singletary: Be a sentinel for your seniors

There are many seniors who are very capable of managing their finances and steering clear of scams, but others are vulnerable, and they need sentries to protect them from financial predators. They... Read more »

April 19, 2016

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Dave Ramsey says: Talk about financial boundaries with father

You aren’t an unloving or ungrateful child for not letting your dad run all over you. Talk to him in a kind, respectful way. Read more »

April 19, 2016

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Linda & Richard Eyre: Top parenting ideas — The repenting bench

Every parent with two or more children has faced the challenge of fighting, bickering, arguing, or, as it is sometimes gently described, “sibling rivalry.” Read more »

April 19, 2016

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The Clean Cut: Dude Perfect plays giant version of Pictionary; ‘The Dude Perfect Show’ airs on CMT

The members of Dude Perfect played a giant game of Pictionary in their latest team battle. The losers had to make paint angels. Read more »

April 19, 2016

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UTubers: Lindsey Stirling announces summer tour, upcoming album in music video

By the end of 2016, Lindsey Stirling will have published a New York Times' best-seller, completed a summer tour and released a new album. Read more »

April 19, 2016

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Utah becomes first state to declare pornography a public health crisis

Utah became the first state in the country to declare pornography a public health crisis, and called on the industry and businesses Tuesday to help keep "evil, degrading, addictive" materials away... Read more »

April 19, 2016

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Officer rushing wife to hospital delivers his own baby in his squad car

Not even her father's speeding police cruiser could get baby Bexleigh Clark to the hospital before she was ready to be born. The healthy baby girl was delivered by her father early Tuesday on the... Read more »

April 19, 2016

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Three takeaways parents need to know about the live-action 'Jungle Book'

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Disney's visually dazzling adaptation of its beloved 1967 animated feature is terrific — if parents know what to expect. Read more »

April 19, 2016

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Q&A: How home roles for men and women have changed over time

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In 1992, amid predictions that family life was about to fall apart, Stephanie Coontz published "The Way We Never Were," a look at marriage and nostalgia. Twenty-four years later, as she releases an... Read more »

April 19, 2016

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Ballet West is a tour de force in Nijinsky tribute program

Ballet West's triple-bill program pays homage to a legend by pushing the perimeters of ballet. Read more »

April 19, 2016

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Wright Words: Meet two World World II heroes bound by loyalty and a barber's chair

You might think 97-year-old Ralph Kimball of Murray, Utah, would be more careful with his hair. Instead, this World War II veteran and two-time Purple Heart recipient says with a sly chuckle,... Read more »

April 19, 2016

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Erin Stewart: Tips for eating healthy as a family

We all want to eat better, but it's hard to pass up the convenience and taste of processed foods. Here's how we do it. Read more »

April 19, 2016

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UTubers: Hailey Devine awakes to surprise video from her husband on 4th wedding anniversary

Brad and Hailey Devine celebrated their fourth wedding anniversary Monday. To celebrate, Brad Devine created a video to surprise his wife. Read more »

April 18, 2016

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The Clean Cut: Drone pulls out tooth of 6-year-old Utahn

Veronica, 6, lost her first tooth with the help of a drone. The Utah family's YouTube vlog documented the moment. Read more »

April 18, 2016

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Family, friends of missing Provo woman renew search on anniversary of disappearance

It's been a year since Elizabeth Elena Laguna Salgado went missing, but her family in Provo is still hoping for her safe return home. Read more »

April 16, 2016

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Ambitious 'Barbershop: The Next Cut' takes on recent South Chicago violence

"Barbershop: The Next Cut" is a reaction to the recent violence in the South Chicago neighborhood the original films were set in, and that juxtaposes the series' lighthearted feel against its... Read more »

April 16, 2016

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Local artist Laura Sharp Wilson explains her inspiration for terrazzo floor design in Eccles Theater

Fine artist Laura Sharp Wilson created a terrazzo floor design for the George S. and Dolores Doré Eccles Theater grand lobby, and she recently discussed her creative process, experience... Read more »

April 15, 2016

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Weekend projects that can boost home value

Here are four weekend projects that require minimal financial investment but can have a big impact on the impression your home is making. Read more »

April 15, 2016

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New 'Jungle Book' was an unusual 'journey' for veteran Disney producer, BYU grad

Its marketing makes Disney's new “Jungle Book” look like a live-action adaptation of Disney’s 1967 animated classic. But little aside from the young boy at the center of the story... Read more »

April 15, 2016

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UTubers: BYU students connect millennials to grandparents with social media posts sent via snail mail

BYU students created a fake company, Project GramGram, that sends social media updates to Grandma via snail mail. Read more »

April 15, 2016

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The Clean Cut: Alex Boye releases 'Jungle Book' mashup to support people with special needs

Alex Boye uploaded a new music video Friday. All proceeds from song downloads go to Camp Kostopulous, a camp for people with special needs. Read more »

April 15, 2016

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Carmen Rasmusen Herbert: Lessons on confidence from 'American Idol' alum Brooke White

Even though the topic of the evening was insecurity, Brooke White planted seeds of confidence and ambition in my heart that just might bloom into another creative project somewhere down the road. Read more »

April 15, 2016

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Poignant story and fascinating effects make new 'Jungle Book' a must-see

"The Jungle Book" is one of the most effective onscreen blends of CGI and live action in recent memory. Director Jon Favreau's film leaves you looking for seams and unable to find them. Read more »

April 15, 2016

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Five for Families: Characters who break down barriers

Overcoming obstacles is a common theme in movies. Some barriers include race, physical abilities and social status. From real people who fought for equality to a beast and poor boy who hope for a... Read more »

April 14, 2016

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'Rain' is an ode to Beatles music, story

“Rain” is an ode — not just to the Beatles’ music, but to their story as well. Read more »

April 14, 2016

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Chris Hicks: You say sidequel, I say sequel, let's call the whole thing off

There are lots of weird words that fall into common usage these days — thank you, Internet! — but some of Hollywood’s are the strangest. Sidequel or midquel, anyone? Read more »

April 14, 2016

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Who pays for free music?

How can an industry survive when the public expects its product to be free? Read more »

April 14, 2016

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The Clean Cut: Burger King enlists help of ASL community to create sign for the Whopper

To celebrate National ASL Day, Burger King issued a challenge to create a sign for the Whopper. Read more »

April 14, 2016

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