DURHAM, N.C. - A video of a man seeing light for the first time in 30 years is bringing tears to the eyes of many.
October 25, 2014 | Natalie Crofts Deseret News National | Hot Topics
Prices at the pump have dropped to four-year lows, saving consumers cash but making economists uneasy.
October 25, 2014 | Deborah Sutton Deseret News National | Hot Topics
NANJING, China - A new product may eliminate the stress of having umbrellas rendered useless by strong gusts of wind.
October 24, 2014 | Natalie Crofts Deseret News National | Hot Topics
"Think pink" is America's mantra in October, as breast cancer awareness takes center stage in sports stadiums, advertising campaigns and even religious worship services.
October 24, 2014 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News National | Hot Topics
Ah, mornings. Sometimes they go smoothly and my day is lovely. Other times, I feel like I'm behind before I've even begun. If your house feels like a staging zone for a major event as you try to get everyone ready and out the door each day, these ideas for changing your family's routine will leave you smiling.
October 24, 2014 | Amy Peterson Deseret News National | Hot Topics
Erica Grayson got a job as a receptionist in the music industry when she was 20. By the time she turned 23, she was a record executive leading the way in entertainment.
October 24, 2014 | Herb Scribner Deseret News National | Hot Topics
A Savannah man was arrested Wednesday on charges he sexually assaulted three young children in Effingham County.
October 23, 2014 | Staff report | Crime Reports
ATLANTA – Effingham County's unemployment rate shrank in September, even as the labor force grew, according to Georgia Department of Labor statistics.
October 23, 2014 | Staff report | Business
The flag has been in Trenton Spencer's go bag all across the globe.
October 23, 2014 | By Patrick Donahue | Business
Resiliency is a fascinating subject of study pertinent to parenting. Children who are able to rebound from adversities are healthier psychologically and show better outcomes academically and socially, so it's in their best interest to develop a sense of inner grit.
October 23, 2014 | Whitney Barrell Deseret News National | Hot Topics
For the past five years, Mitch Hescox has served as president and CEO of the Evangelical Environmental Network. For 18 years before that, he served as a local church pastor. And for 14 years before that, he worked in America's coal industry.
October 23, 2014 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News National | Hot Topics
Ultimately, each of us is responsible for our own happiness. Sometimes it's easy to be happy, but the challenges of life often make happiness seem elusive. One way to keep going even when things are difficult is to think positively. Mantras can help. Here are 10 phrases to motivate and lift you when you're feeling down.
October 23, 2014 | Amy Peterson Deseret News National | Hot Topics
Susan Schrivjer, a mother from Fort Myers, Florida, has created a petition against the popular toy store Toys R Us for selling action figures of the characters from AMC's "Breaking Bad."
October 23, 2014 | Sarah Sanders Petersen Deseret News National | Hot Topics
As a therapist and as owner of The Marriage and Family Clinic in Denver, CO, I get a lot of calls from people who want to set up appointments. Sometimes, people call just to set up an appointment and don't have many questions. Other times, people call because they've had a bad experience and want to change counselors. And, sometimes, people call just to get information.
October 22, 2014 | Aaron Anderson Deseret News National | Hot Topics
A researcher who has spent four years calculating the calorie burn that juice, soda and other "treats" would entail believes people would make better food choices if they knew the truth: If you drink a soda, then you'd need to run for 50 minutes to burn the calories off.
October 22, 2014 | Lois M. Collins Deseret News National | Hot Topics
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A recent public meeting held on the topic of aquifer storage and recovery (ASR) conspicuously neglected other relevant water-management problems and opportunities. The meeting was hosted on Jekyll Island by a General Assembly Natural Resources study committee chaired by Sen. Ross Tolleson.
August 21, 2014 | By David Kyler | Opinion
The Georgia Salzburgers will celebrate their history at the Heritage Day Festival on Labor Day, Sept. 1, where their ancestors built their homes on the Savannah River near Rincon. Two-hundred eighty years ago, they built their place of worship, Jerusalem Lutheran Church.
August 21, 2014 | By Susan Exley | Echoes of Effingham
One Sunday while sitting around the dinner table, Louise and I began to tell Daddy stories, the ones that stretched back to the early days of his preaching life. Since I was born 12 years after he "made a preacher," as our folks said back then, I could only contribute what he had told me about those days, not what I had seen.
August 21, 2014 | By Ronda Rich | Lifestyle
Thai Life, a life insurance company in Thailand, has become known for its inspirational advertisements.
August 21, 2014 | Sarah Sanders Petersen Deseret News National | Hot Topics
A staycation is a great way to boost mental health and enjoy quality family time even if you can't afford a traditional vacation. Staycations have continued to grow in popularity since the downfall of the economy and many are looking to take advantage of the amenities and attractions their local destinations have to offer.
August 21, 2014 | Hilarye Fuller Deseret News National | Hot Topics
August 21, 2014 | Kim Giles Deseret News National | Hot Topics
Next time you procrastinate, overeat, lose your temper, text while driving, chicken out on a tough conversation - pick your sin - try something new.
August 21, 2014 | Joseph Grenny Deseret News National | Hot Topics
The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has taken its zeal for Islam to the point of madness reminiscent of Germany in the late 1930s. The accompanying infographic shows how religious minorities, including the Assyrians, Yazidis and Shabaks, have suffered as the ISIS militants have advanced across Iraq.
August 21, 2014 | Ben Luthi Deseret News National | Hot Topics
A decade ago, while shopping for a set of Marx Brothers movies that had just been released on DVD for the first time, I was approached by a young store clerk who asked if he could help.
August 20, 2014 | Chris Hicks Deseret News National | Hot Topics
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." Their ultimate conclusion was no, but Daniel Radcliffe and Zoe Kazan are here to revisit the question in "What If," a romantic comedy that either suggests that we haven't learned much over the last three decades or that relationships between men and women are always going to be complicated.
August 20, 2014 | Josh Terry Deseret News National | Hot Topics
Religion is by no means an unpopular subject throughout the world.
August 20, 2014 | Herb Scribner Deseret News National | Hot Topics
Practice will only get one so far when it comes to music, according to a Swedish study of identical twins that suggests talent may be largely genetic.
August 20, 2014 | Lois M. Collins Deseret News National | Hot Topics
The choice to get married is filled with excitement. It is the culmination of uniquely intense feelings of emotional, physical and spiritual connection.
August 20, 2014 | Dave Specht Deseret News National | Hot Topics
A person's relationship with God can define his or her daily outlook on life.
August 20, 2014 | Herb Scribner Deseret News National | Hot Topics
Putting children to bed can be a dreaded task. It can easily take several hours before your children are content and asleep. They may constantly hop out of bed, blurting out excuse after excuse to prevent them from sleep.
August 20, 2014 | Courtnie Erickson Deseret News National | Hot Topics