Former presidential candidate Mitt Romney accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, posted video to Facebook.
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Millions of Americans served in the military during World War II, but many feel it was the years just after the war that changed the course of this country. Read more »
A little boy named Dylan wanted to share his talents with his community by giving a free concert in his front yard, and the event soon went viral. Read more »
The Utah Shakespeare Festival stages its annual Greenshow, a free pre-show performance, to festivalgoers and community members alike to help them settle into the world of theater. Read more »
The Deseret News caught up with producer Micheal Flaherty at a recent conference in California to discuss the making of "The Giver" and the impact he hopes the film will have. Read more »
Twenty-five years ago, Billy Crystal and Meg Ryan debated whether a man can be friends with a woman he is attracted to in “When Harry Met Sally.” Now Daniel Radcliffe and Zoe Kazan are... Read more »
Directors, producers and actors of the Saints and Soldiers franchise came together in July to promote its new movie, "The Void," and tape a roundtable discussion celebrate the series. Read more »
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The Clean Cut: 'Aladdin' Broadway cast sings 'Friend Like Me' with audience in remembrance of Robin Williams
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In the end, depression will be fought and conquered personally and privately. But that doesn’t mean anyone — mothers, fathers, sons or daughters — should wage the battle alone. Read more »
Pornography exposure is inevitable in today's sex-saturated society, and experts say the way parents respond to that exposure and communicate with their kids is crucial to their child's — and... Read more »
Some aspects of musical talent may be genetic, although practice still hones skills, according to Swedish research involving identical twins. Read more »
Whether our families are in crisis or not, these simple, doable ideas for nourishing our relationships and building memories can be applied with real success. Read more »
The common cold makes any parent nervous when their kids are going back to school. Find out what you can do this year to prevent it from infiltrating your house. Read more »
Thinking about getting hitched? Better hold on to your wallet. These places may cause you to break the bank for your wedding. Read more »
Family life has taken a casual turn. That latest trend in home design is an airy, open floor plan where members can hang out as a group even if they're not pursuing activities together. What... Read more »
Jennifer Fauset is a successful Utah photographer who donates her talents to children facing terminal illness, calling it the most rewarding part of her job. Read more »
There's a lot of importance in a name. But who has made their name work for them throughout history? Here's a list of the most powerful names from throughout history. Read more »
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Marriage is the bringing together of two people and two sets of opinions. Here are nine ways men and women approach it a little differently. Read more »
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Former presidential candidate Mitt Romney accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and posted the video to his Facebook account Friday morning. Read more »
Tuesday night, Utah's One Voice Children's Choir performed "Let It Go" from Disney's "Frozen" during a live performance on NBC's "America's Got Talent." Read more »
A Bountiful man trying to make a living was surprised by the gift from a stranger to help with his work. Read more »
I spend a lot of money on food. (More than I spend on my mortgage.) Read more »
“Depression is the grand imposter-posing as all powerful,” says Dr. Keith Ablow, a psychiatrist and member of the Fox News A-Team. “It can be defeated, every time, if you or the... Read more »
Yes, it is the 21st century. Yes, the whole world is online. Yes, the communications for your job are important. Yes, at times you must be readily available. But despite all those factors, you do... Read more »
New moms are the focus in a commercial released by Pampers Japan on July 31. Read more »
A beluga whale at a Connecticut aquarium entertains visiting children by swimming up to the glass and playing its own form of peek-a-boo with them. Read more »
Many Americans believe kids as young as 12 need adult supervision if they're going to play in public places, inside or outside, poll says. And a high number would criminalize allowing a 9-year-old... Read more »
Utah students had the nation's highest average ACT score in 2014 when compared among the 12 states where all high school juniors take the test. Read more »
People don't have to go to a theater anymore. They can stream movies right into their homes. A Utah Country company has found an opportunity to help viewers who want to make sure the scenes they... Read more »
Adding focused cardiovascular fitness into sixth graders' gym class and recess can help stave off depression during adolescence. Read more »
Insights from the Behavioral Science Guy: The fastest way to change your behavior is to change your environment
We have far less control over our behavior than we think. The best way to control your behavior is to take control of the things that control you, starting with your environment. Read more »
Single? In a relationship? Married? Your relationship status may depend a lot on the city that you're living in. Read more »
Bridezilla and Bridechilla have a lot in common: They both want their wedding day to be filled with joy. And they both appear to provide a fair amount of pain and stress to the members of their... Read more »
Profanity in movies is higher than ever and kids are swearing younger than ever. While there's little science about how profanity affects children, what can parents do to protect kids from... Read more »
Conservatives should "stop the fight" over Common Core and instead consider the benefits that the academic standards offer students in struggling schools, former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee said... Read more »
There has been some criticism of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in blogs and columns. But the summer's viral sensation is about as good as it gets when it comes to fundraising. Read more »
Paul McCartney sang mainly oldies during his recent Salt Lake City concert. That's a good thing. Read more »
The National Marriage Project's new "Before 'I Do’ ” report reveals the impact of premarital activity on what kind of marriage a couple will ultimately have. Read more »
Fantasy Flight Games recently announced a host of new Star Wars tabletop games at Gen Con, the tabletop game industry's largest trade show. The new games range from Star Wars-themed dungeon... Read more »
Dale was a rock star in the Native American areas. He knew all of the people by name and made them feel great. He had a big heart, encouraging all of them to rise above their poverty. He stressed... Read more »
For decades, evangelical leaders have touted “virginity pledges” as a way for teens and young adults to “save themselves for marriage.” But what happens after the wedding day? Read more »
Kids are making appearances at NFL training camps. Here are some priceless moments captured in photos of NFL players and fans with their children at 2014 fall camps around the country.... Read more »
A recent poll shows the majority of Utahns support the state's decision to appeal the ruling that struck down Amendment 3, but an even greater number believe the Supreme Court will rule a ban on... Read more »
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