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The Clean Cut: Mitt Romney accepts ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, donates money

Former presidential candidate Mitt Romney accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, posted video to Facebook.

Renovation Solutions: Top remodeling challenges decoded

Architects look at results from Houzz.com survey reporting top five remodeling challenges for U.S. homeowners. Read more »

Aug. 15, 2014

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World War II vet credits GI bill for much of his success

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 »

Aug. 15, 2014

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The Clean Cut: Boy plays free piano concert in his front yard, draws a crowd

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 »

Aug. 15, 2014

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Utah Shakespeare Festival Greenshow offers theatrical immersion

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 »

Aug. 15, 2014

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One on one with the producer of 'The Giver'

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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 »

Aug. 15, 2014

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Witty 'What If' offers a new take on an old issue

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 »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Actors, filmmakers celebrate Saints and Soldiers franchise with roundtable discussion

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 »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Baby makes 3: More unmarried new moms cohabiting

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Nearly three in five births to unmarried women across the U.S. were to women living with their partner — marking the first time a majority of these births were to women in cohabiting... Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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The Clean Cut: 'Aladdin' Broadway cast sings 'Friend Like Me' with audience in remembrance of Robin Williams

The Broadway cast of "Aladdin" honored Robin Williams after a performance by singing "Friend Like Me", a song originally sung by Williams as The Genie in Disney's original film. The audience joined... Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Erin Stewart: What not to think when a loved one is battling postpartum depression

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 »

Aug. 14, 2014

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How to talk to your kids about porn

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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 »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Twins, genes and the knack for musical talent

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Some aspects of musical talent may be genetic, although practice still hones skills, according to Swedish research involving identical twins. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Motherhood Matters: 2 simple ways to heal overwhelmed, disconnected families

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 »

Aug. 13, 2014

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Preventing back-to-school colds

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 »

Aug. 13, 2014

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15 most expensive cities to get married in

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Thinking about getting hitched? Better hold on to your wallet. These places may cause you to break the bank for your wedding. Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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How home design can foster family unity

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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 »

Aug. 13, 2014

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Photographer donates her talents to children facing terminal illness

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 »

Aug. 12, 2014

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10 of the most influential baby names in history

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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 »

Aug. 4, 2014

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'Deseret News National Edition’: Finnish education, young widows and sun protection

"The Deseret News National Edition" focuses on issues pertaining to family, faith, culture, causes, education and finances. Read more »

Aug. 3, 2014

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9 ways marriage isn't the same for men and women

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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 »

June 16, 2014

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Why I post about my children online

The key to parenting in the digital age isn't about your children at all. It's about you. Read more »

Jan. 13, 2014

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Dear sweet mom who feels like she is failing

You are a good mom. You matter. You are making a difference. Read more »

Sept. 10, 2012

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