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Linda & Richard Eyre: Why you don't want your marriage to be conflict-free

There are three kinds of marriage that are completely conflict-free, and you wouldn't want any of them.

American baby boomers are about to be outnumbered

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Sometime this year, the millennials — those ages 18 to 34 in 2015 — will outnumber what has been America's largest generation, baby boomers. Generation X finds itself caught in the... Read more »

Jan. 17, 2015

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Steve Eaton: Football impacts the cosmic balance of the universe

The right teams must win this Sunday, and you can impact that, even after the fact. Read more »

Jan. 17, 2015

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5 books that share Utah's history, outdoors

These books share an aspect of Utah, from ballet to mining to the outdoors. Read more »

Jan. 16, 2015

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2015 Oscar nominees: Why 'The Lego Movie' snub might not be such a bad thing

Which films and stars got snubbed by the Academy, and why it's not an entirely bad thing. Read more »

Jan. 16, 2015

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Clever 'Paddington' is British fun for the whole family

The new film “Paddington” tells the back story of the well-mannered bear in the blue coat. It’s a nice family friendly flick that balances some zany visual comedy against an... Read more »

Jan. 16, 2015

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The Clean Cut: One Voice Children's Choir sings 'It's the Hard Knock Life' with Jenny Oaks Baker

Musician Jenny Oaks Baker recently collaborated with several girls from the One Voice Children's Choir to produce a music video of "It's the Hard Knock Life" from the musical "Annie." Read more »

Jan. 16, 2015

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Erin Stewart: Is it possible to be a great mom and a great wife?

I began to doubt if I could be both a great mom and a great wife until I took a closer look at my marriage. Read more »

Jan. 16, 2015

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Divorce Day? How about Divorce Month?

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Numerous lawyers have dubbed Jan. 2 as "Divorce Day" and many claim they experience a spike in divorce requests during the first few weeks of the month, making January one of their busiest divorce... Read more »

Jan. 16, 2015

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ValueSpeak: Our wrestle with race

And now, 50 years later, it appears that we’re wrestling again — or maybe we’re just still wrestling. Either way, it’s clear that we haven’t overcome — not... Read more »

Jan. 16, 2015

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Boy Scouts membership falls 7 percent in decade-long decline

Scouts of America's youth membership fell 7.4 percent last year, continuing a decade-long decline for one of the nation's oldest youth organizations. Read more »

Jan. 16, 2015

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Feeling Lucky: How the ‘Taken’ franchise made Liam Neeson’s day

Back in 2008, no one expected “Taken” to get the franchise treatment, and no one expected it to shape this phase of Liam Neeson’s career. Read more »

Jan. 15, 2015

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Marriage decline: Is the end of the 30-year 'family policy war' in sight?

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Noted sociologist Andrew J. Cherlin thinks conservatives and liberals may finally agree they've both been right — and wrong — about what's driving the decline in U.S. marriages. At... Read more »

Jan. 15, 2015

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5 reasons why the 'Peanuts' movie looks promising

Blue Sky Studios' upcoming Peanuts movie could be one of the highlights of next year's holiday movie season, especially for fans of Charles Schulz's original comic strips. Here's why. Read more »

Jan. 15, 2015

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Amy Choate-Nielsen: Grandpa's gesture comes in handy after all of these years

My path along motherhood is full of mistakes — but I'd like for my kids not to remember any of them. Read more »

Jan. 13, 2015

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From Mississippi to Malaysia, a mold-breaking model is helping kids learn to think

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Visual maps help students learn about thinking even as they learn content. . Read more »

Jan. 13, 2015

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Why mothers and daughters fight

Mothers trying to protect their daughters may offer advice that is often seen as interfering and critical, according to a linguistics expert who wrote about the conflicts that can result. Read more »

Jan. 8, 2015

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Motherhood Matters: If Pinterest makes you feel like a failure as a mother

My mother didn't specialize in home decor or gourmet cooking, and she didn't lift weights or run marathons. But she makes me feel like I am the most important, wonderful person ever born. Read more »

Sept. 17, 2014

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13 things that don't sound like domestic violence but could be warning signs

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One of the biggest challenges to avoiding and escaping a violent domestic relationship is first realizing that you're in one. Here's how you can tell if your relationship is on the rocks. Read more »

July 17, 2014

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Against chaotic backgrounds, some kids emerge resilient and intact

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Children face all kinds of disruptions over which they have little control, from families that divorce or never form to the crisis of drugs and alcohol or abuse. Family instabilities create degrees... Read more »

Feb. 14, 2014

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How much should you pay the baby sitter?

This weekend, I tried a new approach to the guessing game of paying the baby sitter. Read more »

Oct. 21, 2013

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Pop star David Archuleta begins 2-year Mormon mission

David Archuleta is about to leave on his two-year mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and on Wednesday posted the following statement along with a 7-minute video on his... Read more »

March 28, 2012

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Archbishop Chaput takes helm in Philadelphia

Archbishop Charles Chaput (chap-YEW') took the helm of the troubled Roman Catholic church in Philadelphia on Thursday by telling followers "the church is not defined by her failures." Read more »

Sept. 8, 2011

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