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Nonprofit intervention program in Arizona seeks to lift troubled youths

Since 1988, about 3,200 people between the ages of 12 and 25 have participated in the program.

Five for Families: Go back to school with these films

Here are five movies from various platforms families may want to consider, as recommended by the Deseret News features department and Ok.com. Because not all are appropriate for younger children,... Read more »

Aug. 20, 2015

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When going to the movies, it's always wise to temper your expectations

It’s often painful to watch a bad movie, but it’s much more painful to watch a bad movie that you expected to be good. 
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Aug. 20, 2015

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Chris Hicks: ‘U.N.C.L.E.,’ ‘Mission: Impossible’ seem unrelated to their TV namesakes

Like “Mission: Impossible,” “The Man From U.N.C.L.E.” is based on a 1960s TV series. And like “M:I,” “U.N.C.L.E.” throws the original show’s... Read more »

Aug. 20, 2015

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Utah's Waffle Love to compete on Food Network's 'The Great Food Truck Race'

Adam Terry started Provo's first food truck in 2012, and this fall he'll take Waffle Love across the country, competing on Food Network's "The Great Food Truck Race." Read more »

Aug. 20, 2015

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LDS mother 'redefining feminism' with Big Ocean Women nonprofit network

“Change doesn’t have to be torrential, giant tsunami waves that obliterate landscapes," Carolina Allen said. "It can be something subtle, quiet and small. I’m like this small... Read more »

Aug. 20, 2015

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Motherhood Matters: The power of pause

It’s not in my personality to be silent and still. But I want to have those moments because I have found that these moments are where the magic of motherhood lies. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2015

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Money Magazine ranks Draper as one of the best small U.S. cities to live in

In their yearly "Best Places to Live" rankings, Money Magazine ranked Draper as the 18th best small city. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2015

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The biggest announcements from this year's Disney expo

The biennial gathering of Disney fans offered a glimpse at what the future holds for Disney, Pixar, Marvel and Lucasfilm. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2015

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The Clean Cut: Woman hoping to catch bouquet gets proposal instead

Instead of tossing the bouquet, the bride turns to hand it to her cousin Megan. As she does this, Megan's boyfriend, Brett, gets on one knee. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2015

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What's my secret to a delicious sack lunch? Self-service

Offering your children a selection of healthy choices for lunch allows them to build a quick and delicious lunch that they will eat. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2015

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8 mealtime tips for back-to-school season

Here are some things I’ve found that help with planning for family meals now that we're transitioning back to a school schedule. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2015

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Where did Grandma go? Dealing with the reality of dementia

What happens when your grandma becomes someone you don't recognize? How I learned to cope with my grandma's devastating dementia diagnosis. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2015

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Erin Stewart: I am a stay-at-home mother, not a housewife

Husbands may not understand why laundry and dishes are never done, but here's the key: My job is to be a mother, not June Cleaver. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2015

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Lois M. Collins: Helping teens write new chapter after a mistake

He dropped out of school at 16. Now 17, he wants to fix it, but can't quite figure out how. It's an example of poor judgment — the hallmark of a still-developing brain — that might... Read more »

Aug. 18, 2015

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The Clean Cut: Artistic couple creates time-lapse pregnancy video

John and Sara Jennings created a time-lapse video to document Sara's pregnancy and their preparations for the baby's arrival. Read more »

Aug. 17, 2015

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3 ways to boost your creativity

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According to new research, people are likely underestimating their creative potential. Read more »

Aug. 17, 2015

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How to help kids who are drowning in extracurriculars

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Parents and kids sometimes struggle to find the sweet spot between adequate activities and engagement and simply drowning in extracurricular obligations. Balance is possible, though, experts say. Read more »

Aug. 15, 2015

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Hale Center Theater Orem's ‘The Diary of Anne Frank’ to highlight hope amid uncertainty

Hale Center Theater Orem's newest play, the Tony Award-winning "The Diary of Anne Frank," runs Aug. 21-Sept. 26. Read more »

Aug. 15, 2015

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Elsa and Anna have a brother, and it’ll change the way you watch two Disney movies

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We just found out who Elsa and Anna's brother is, according to the director of "Frozen." What does this say about fan theories? Read more »

Aug. 13, 2015

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The Clean Cut: Skydivers create record-breaking formation with 164 people

A group of people in this video sought to break records and create a formation in the sky on July 31. Read more »

Aug. 12, 2015

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Author's take on David and Goliath is a reminder there is more to a person than a label

When David openly challenges class president Veronica, he thinks he's got her figured out. When it lands him in the race against her, he discovers that maybe perfect Veronica isn't so perfect after... Read more »

Aug. 1, 2015

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Motherhood Matters: To grouchy moms everywhere

For several years now, I’ve been trying to live under the guise that I’m one of those fantastic moms whose entire life is made up of silver linings. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2015

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