Life is full of events that can knock you down. Sometimes it's an actual tumble or accident that lands you in the hospital. Sometimes it's a death of someone you love dearly and can't quite imagine life without. Maybe it's the tragedy of being abused as a child.
July 30, 2014 | Gary and Joy Lundberg Deseret News National | Hot Topics
July 30, 2014 | Faith Heaton Jolley Deseret News National | Hot Topics
My latest excursion in Netflix binge-watching has led me to discover "Arrow," the CW's series that reinterprets a DC Comics staple character. As I'm a comic book junkie since way back, I ought to have been watching this show from the beginning, but I studiously avoided it in its first two seasons.
July 30, 2014 | Jim Bennett Deseret News National | Hot Topics
James Garner had the kind of natural charisma that brings so much more to a motion-picture camera than merely a talent for acting out a role.
July 30, 2014 | Chris Hicks Deseret News National | Hot Topics
Information for parents about the film "And So It Goes":
July 30, 2014 | Shawn O'Neill Deseret News National | Hot Topics
There was a time when I aimed to be the most fantastic and well liked dad in - well, at least our neighborhood. At some point in my fatherhood experience, that was actually a goal of mine - partly because I wanted our house to be the Kool-aid house, the home where everyone wanted to be, and part because I want to be the best at what I did.
July 29, 2014 | Davison Cheney Deseret News National | Hot Topics
Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black is alerting Georgians to the recall of some stone fruits (including plums, peaches and nectarines), and related made-in-store items prepared with these stone fruits that have been distributed in Georgia, because the products may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. Georgia Department of Agriculture inspectors will be checking retail stores to make sure the recalled product is removed from sale.
July 29, 2014 | Staff report | Local
BI-LO is holding a job fair to accept applications and conduct interviews for various positions in the Pooler area.
July 29, 2014 | Staff report | Business
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July 29, 2014 | Natalie Crofts Deseret News National | Hot Topics
I am grateful for poignant parenting moments when I feel a deep, unconditional love for my children. These moments remind me how lucky I am to be a parent, and how much I want my children to feel loved. When children feel love, they are happy and can radiate love to everyone around them. Children who do not feel love or receive appropriate affection struggle in life, as this blog post from Psychology Today reports. I'm suggesting 5 powerful ways to show your children love. Read them and feel inspired to act.
July 29, 2014 | Amy Peterson Deseret News National | Hot Topics
"AND SO IT GOES" - 2½ stars - Michael Douglas, Diane Keaton, Scott Shepherd, Sterling Jerins ; PG-13 (some sexual references and drug elements); in general release.
July 29, 2014 | Josh Terry Deseret News National | Hot Topics
Two new games promise their share of spaceship adventure and science-fiction fun: Firefly: The Game, from Gale Force Nine, and Damage Report, from Break From Reality Games. How do they play? Let's take a look.
July 29, 2014 | Cody K. Carlson Deseret News National | Hot Topics
July 29, 2014 | Aaron Anderson Deseret News National | Hot Topics
The summer movie season of 2014 is making headlines for its lack of blockbuster successes. But that doesn't mean movie-lovers have nothing to watch.
July 29, 2014 | Elizabeth Reid Deseret News National | Hot Topics
SILVER SPRING, Md. - Nothing - not surviving a car wreck en route to his wedding, nor being a Seventh-day Adventist missionary, nor years in the pulpit - had prepared Dan Jackson for the challenge his daughter threw at him on a Saturday afternoon.
July 29, 2014 | Mark A. Kellner Deseret News National | Hot Topics
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It happened recently. The 20th anniversary of the death of stock car racer Davey Allison. Maybe you remember him. Maybe you don't.
May 29, 2014 | By Ronda Rich | Lifestyle
When you hear the word "grace," what comes to mind?
May 29, 2014 | By Rev. Dr. Bob LeFavi | Church
May 29, 2014 | Kim Giles Deseret News National | Hot Topics
Underperforming schools are raising student-performance levels by lengthening their school day from six-and-a-half hours to eight.
May 29, 2014 | Nicole Shepard Deseret News National | Hot Topics
As seen on the associated graphic, roughly 52 percent of Catholic cardinals who are eligible to be elected pope live in Europe. However, 73.6 percent of Catholics live outside the continent.
May 29, 2014 | Ben Luthi Deseret News National | Hot Topics
The Effingham County Sheriff's Office is warning the public about a telephone scam.
May 28, 2014 | Staff report | Crime Reports
We all know that motherhood is selfless, yet satisfying. But it's also a grimy, painful and sometimes thankless job.
May 28, 2014 | Megan Gladwell Deseret News National | Hot Topics
Imagine talking to your deceased grandmother about the summer you spent at the lake together. Or asking a departed Holocaust survivor about remaking his life after enduring the horrors of Nazi labor camps.
May 28, 2014 | Kandra Polatis Deseret News National | Hot Topics
Anyone who's listened to a long, fantastical story from a child knows their imaginations are wonderful. Secret worlds, unique animals and characters with interesting names all live in the minds of children. As we age, we tend to let our imaginations dwindle. If your child seems stymied, bored or lacking in wonderment, he might need a boost of imagination power. Spark it in one of these 6 ways.
May 28, 2014 | Amy Peterson Deseret News National | Hot Topics
In many ways, I am my mother's son.
May 28, 2014 | Greg Kratz Deseret News National | Hot Topics
In light of the accusations of waiting lists and other problems at Veterans Administration hospitals and facilities across the country, state Sen. Jack Hill said the nation needs to make taking care of its veterans one of its top priorities.
May 28, 2014 | By Patrick Donahue | Around Town
Sifting through engagement photos, Blaine Whipple points to his favorite.
May 28, 2014 | Emilee Eagar Deseret News National | Hot Topics
They created you, they love you, and they raised you, but if there's one place your parents don't belong, it's in the middle of your marriage. It's one thing to learn from the successes and failures of your parents' marriage, but when parents become overly involved in the marriages of their children, it creates discord and tension. If you're facing parental meddling in your otherwise happy household, set some boundaries now and restore the peace.
May 28, 2014 | Heather Hale Deseret News National | Hot Topics
You experienced a nightmare of a day. You hope for a better day tomorrow, but you're not overly optimistic about it. When the alarm goes off, you expect the worst – today is will be a continuation of yesterday. You begin the day with a negative mindset, not allowing the day to unfold.
May 28, 2014 | Mayra Bitsko Deseret News National | Hot Topics
More than 65 million Americans serve as caregivers for loved ones. They perform numerous tasks: meal preparation, transportation, help with medications, child care, household maintenance and legal and medical assistance. This unpaid job can be just a few hours a week, or be a full time commitment. According to USA Today, One in five caregivers provides more than 40 hours a week in care.
May 28, 2014 | Carrie Rogers-Whitehead Deseret News National | Hot Topics