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Growing up in big family may boost the chance that your marriage will endure

Seven of nine children in the Grotheer family reached their 50th anniversaries.

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Goodell: 'Same mistakes can never be repeated'

Commissioner Roger Goodell says the NFL wants to implement new personal conduct policies by the Super Bowl. Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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'I love you': A guide to saying those three powerful words

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Worried about saying "I love you" to your significant other? Well, here's a guide to help you say it at the right time with the right meaning. Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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'The Voice' returns Monday with Pharrell, Stefani

Gwen Stefani is surrounded by men. She has three sons with husband Gavin Rossdale and is the only female in her rock band No Doubt. Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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Why 'The Cosby Show' still matters 30 years later

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Thirty years after Dr. Cliff Huxtable and high-powered lawyer wife Clair raised five kids in Brooklyn for America's entertainment, TV has yet to fill the hole they left. Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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Suspenseful 'Maze Runner' dodges limitations of its genre

Take three dozen teenage boys, wipe their memories and drop them in a square-shaped courtyard surrounded by an impenetrable 40-foot maze, and you have a recipe for trouble. Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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'The Maze Runner': 3 points for parents

Information for parents about the film "The Maze Runner." Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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'Alive Inside' is a testament to the healing power of music

“Alive Inside” is a worthwhile reminder that life is a beautiful thing, and that something simple like music can unlock the life within our most isolated peers. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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Supporters for traditional marriage focus on children

Supporters of traditional marriage returned to deck the Utah State Capitol in pink and blue Thursday night, a week before the U.S. Supreme Court considers whether to hear Utah's appeal on behalf of... Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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Why do Elsa's and Anna's parents have to die in 'Frozen'?

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A look into why Disney princesses rarely have mothers, and how Disney is actually maintaining notions of responsibility through its deliberate choice to remove mothers from its films. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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8 benefits of having a sibling

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Having a sibling has its benefits. Here are eight of them. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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Big screen 'Maze Runner' is a big dream come true for Utah author

Almost five years after “The Maze Runner” first hit shelves in October 2009, the series has gone places that James Dashner could only have imagined. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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Liberals teach kids tolerance over faith; conservatives teach kids faith over tolerance, new survey finds

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Character education clearly counts. But a new Pew survey shows a gulf between how conservatives and liberals, women and men, young and old order the values they believe children should learn. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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Catholic leaders' deliberations over divorce may have implications for American believers

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A Catholic conference on the family next month could bring big changes for American Catholics. Read more »

Sept. 17, 2014

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Should you tell your spouse these 20 white lies?

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Don't let the lying get you down. Sure, married couples tell each other lies. But being aware of them may help your marriage succeed. Read more »

Sept. 17, 2014

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5 reasons your children lie and how to help them tell the truth

Kids are notorious for fibbing. Like most childhood challenges, there are many reasons for the behavior. Read more »

Sept. 17, 2014

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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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Linda & Richard Eyre: If we lose marriage, what else will we lose?

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On "NBC Nightly News" last week, anchor Brian Williams reported that, for the first time in history, there are more U.S. adults who are single than who are married. Let us suggest five frightening... Read more »

Sept. 17, 2014

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Experts debate whether marriage is needed for kids to thrive

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As fewer couples marry, some argue the institution really isn't crucial; kids just need two parents committed to raising them. Others argue that marriage provides stability that's otherwise elusive... Read more »

Sept. 16, 2014

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Asmodee Games delivers tense gaming experience

Asmodee Games puts together some of the most fascinating and fun games in the industry. This review takes a look at one of its hottest games, 7 Wonders, and three others: Room 25, Dungeon Twister... Read more »

Sept. 11, 2014

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10 great cities for grandparents

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Wondering where your grandparents may be moving to next? Or a city they may like? Here are 15 cities that may fit the bill. Read more »

Sept. 3, 2014

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How the cult of overwork keeps women out of the workforce and hurts families

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Working the standard 40-hour week isn't enough for many employers, who expect workers to spend an extensive amount of time in the office, at the expense of family time. Read more »

Aug. 5, 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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