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Murray man meets son he didn't know he had 60 years later

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Dennis Fay received a telephone call a few months ago from a man in Chicago who thought he might be his son — a child the 80-year-old Murray man never knew he had. Read more »

May 15, 2015

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Prying parents: Phone monitoring apps flourish in S. Korea

Lee Chang-june can be miles from his 12-year-old son but still know when he plays a smartphone game. With the press of an app he can see his son's phone activity, disable apps or totally shut down... Read more »

May 15, 2015

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Census Bureau will keep marriage questions after all

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The Census Bureau decision to drop questions about marriage from its survey created a flurry of protests from researchers, academics and others. Now the plan is to keep those questions. Read more »

May 15, 2015

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Pete Escovedo and Latin Jazz Band will close out 2014-15 Jazz SLC series

Pete Escovedo, musician, composer and the guardian of Latin jazz, will perform for the first time in Salt Lake City. Read more »

May 15, 2015

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Watch this paramedic propose to his girlfriend three years after saving her life

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Melissa Dohme, who was asked to throw the ceremonial first pitch at a Tampa Bay Rays baseball game earlier this week, was surprised by her boyfriend as he met her on the mound, knelt down and... Read more »

May 14, 2015

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'Teen Titans Go!: Appetite for Disruption' packs a comic punch

The contemporary cartoon lineup on cable networks is packed with sharp-witted animated series featuring humor that reaches multiple age groups. Read more »

May 14, 2015

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Chris Hicks: Bloopers shown under the end credits should not be a film’s highlight

The comedy “Hot Pursuit,” with Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara, is a failed comedy whose funniest moments come as bloopers under the end credits. Read more »

May 14, 2015

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Children more likely to confide in pets than siblings, study says

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Children facing a crisis at home are more likely to speak to their pets about it, as opposed to their siblings or friends, a study says. The study also found that children in the U.S. are more... Read more »

May 13, 2015

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Amy Choate-Nielsen: Like mother like son: Family similarities appear in surprising ways

After a recent rainstorm, I was surprised to see that my son and I had the very same idea. Read more »

May 12, 2015

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Linda & Richard Eyre: The wonderful word 'yet'

There is one little three-letter word can turn almost every statement of doubt or defeat into one of hope and health. Read more »

May 12, 2015

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Book review: 'Dangerous Deception' introduces exciting plot that changes the Caster world

Ridley Duchannes is missing, and all leads point to a kidnapping by the dangerous and twisted Silas Ravenwood. Link and his friends race against time to save Ridley before Silas takes her away from... Read more »

May 9, 2015

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Children who understand peers' perspective are more popular

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Children who better understand others' perspectives and feelings are more likely to become and stay popular among peers, according to a recent look at 20 studies from around the world. Read more »

May 9, 2015

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Amazon just did something that may change the way parents buy toys

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Amazon just made it so that shoppers can't find toys based on gender. But is the argument over toys really about gender? Read more »

May 8, 2015

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BYU's Vocal Point releases new video with The All-American Boys Chorus

Brigham Young University's Vocal Point teamed up with The All-American Boys Chorus to create an inspiring a cappella arrangement to the popular song, "Homeward Bound." Read more »

May 5, 2015

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Joseph Cramer, M.D.: What is in the painting?

Looking at the painting in the setting of a prison for boys makes one think of different stories. One tells of someone approaching the cottage after a long journey. It may be home; it may be only a... Read more »

May 4, 2015

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What does a Dutch cereal farm have to teach us about overpopulation?

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Concerns about overpopulation have been a mainstay in poverty eradication discussions for decades. But according to the Brookings Institution, the problem is overhyped. Read more »

April 30, 2015

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ValueSpeak: How's your technical track record?

If we have established a personal history of integrity, honesty, hard work and fair play, people will tend to give us the benefit of the doubt when we occasionally fall humanly short of perfection. Read more »

April 24, 2015

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This couple lost their wedding location on the day of, but they still had 'the best wedding people have ever been to'

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A couple who lost their wedding location on the day they tied the knot learned the value of family. Here's that couple's story. Read more »

April 20, 2015

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Some strategies may help parents prepare for the cost of adoption

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The cost of domestic adoption can be shockingly expensive. But there are strategies to help address the cost of building a family. Read more »

March 24, 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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14 Bible verses to guide you every day of your marriage

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When a marriage goes through its ups and downs, where do you turn for guidance? Read more »

Dec. 10, 2014

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Recovering from divorce: 10 marriage tips every wife needs to hear

My husband and I had both been through divorce before we married each other, and with that brings a unique perspective into many do's and don'ts of how to treat your spouse. Read more »

Nov. 11, 2013

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Fighting obesity: Utah 7th best in nation, kids are number 1

Utah programs are credited with fighting obesity, helping rank Utahns 7th least obese in the nation and the state with the lowest rates of childhood obesity. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2013

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