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  1. Report says list of a Islamophobic groupsa reaches new highRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | Deseret News

    A Muslim civil rights organization says that a record number of groups are spreading hatred of Muslims and have raised more than $200 million in funding since 2008. The Council on American-Islamic Relations, a Muslim advocacy group, issued its findings in a report conducted with the Center for Race and Gender at the University of California, Berkeley, released Monday .

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  2. Philadelphia is 1st major American city with soda taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Deseret News

    Mayor Jim Kenney waves as he walks to the podium for a news conference at City Hall in Philadelphia, Thursday, June 16, 2016. Philadelphia has become the first major American city with a soda tax despite a multimillion-dollar campaign by the beverage industry to block it.

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  3. Ahead of Rio, runners re-enact ancient gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 11 | Deseret News

    Barefoot runners wearing tunics take part in a footrace in the ancient stadium of Nemea, southwest of Athens on Saturday, June 11, 2016. Fifty-five days before the Games begin in Rio de Janeiro, participants from around the world are taking part in very different kind of sporting tournament.

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  4. Why one mom sends her kids to summer campRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 28 | Deseret News

    A recent column in The Washington Post explores why time spent with nature is a crucial part of a good childhood. In the face of increasing pressure to sign her kids up for summer school and sports lessons, one mom dares to rebel.

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  5. British students might pay the price for better educationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Deseret News

    As part of a recently announced education improvement plan, Britain will allow some universities to charge tuition based on quality of teaching. According to Quartz, the proposal is intended to encourage competition among schools.

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  6. The best time in life to think about bone healthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Deseret News

    What a teenager eats now can determine the health of his bones when he retires, which is why families that want to remain active all through their lives should worry about osteoporosis long before it has a chance to develop. This story is part of the Deseret News National Edition , which focuses on the issues that resonate with American families.

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  7. How to have more empathyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | Deseret News

    This story is part of the Deseret News National Edition , which focuses on the issues that resonate with American families. Empathy is a powerful emotion, improving people's worst days and encouraging cooperation within diverse communities.

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  8. Arabic-speaking student says he was victim of IslamophobiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Deseret News

    Khairuldeen Makhzoomi talks during an interview in his office in Berkeley, Calif., Monday, April 18, 2016. A University of California, Berkeley student who came to the U.S. as an Iraqi refugee says he was unfairly removed from a flight at Los Angeles International Airport earlier this month because a fellow passenger was alarmed by an innocent conversation he was having in Arabic.

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  9. Things Americans would rather do than file their taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | Deseret News

    For 60 years, the deadline for income tax returns has fallen in the middle of April. Yet this year, as usual, many Americans will put off filing their taxes until the last possible minute.

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  10. Research says adding this to family life can boost your child's well-beingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Deseret News

    "Mindfulness" is more than a buzzword that's promising great benefits to adults and children alike. Experts say that adding mindful activities to family routine can have lasting and specific positive impact on children, too, from improving relationships to boosting relaxation, calming anxiety and helping school performance.

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  11. TED becoming rich source for families seeking new direction, increased skills and understandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | Deseret News

    Alison Gopnik says when small children are "getting into everything," they're actually conducting experiments that teach them more about their world. It's a view the child development expert, who teaches at University of California Berkeley, shares in a TED Talk called "What Do Babies Think?" The toddler-scale experiments she describes have a lot in common with the TED Talk mini lecture format Gopnik employs to describe them: Both are simple, inexpensive ways to learn important things.

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  12. TED becoming rich source for families seeking new direction, increased skills and understandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | Deseret News

    Alison Gopnik says in a TED Talk she thinks when small children are "getting into everything," they're actually conducting experiments that teach them more about the world. The mini lectures do the same, helping families understand complex topics.

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  13. TED lectures are the new 'cheat sheet' to raising a familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | Deseret News

    Alison Gopnik says when small children are "getting into everything," they're actually conducting experiments that teach them more about their world. It's a view the child development expert, who teaches at University of California Berkeley, shares in a TED Talk called "What Do Babies Think?" The toddler-scale experiments she describes have a lot in common with the TED Talk mini lecture format Gopnik employs to describe them: Both are simple, inexpensive ways to learn important things.

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  14. My view: hippies, 2 Hell's Angels, one overcaffeinated babe, a bar and a gunfightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Deseret News

    Conversation is a powerful thing. Your very own living room conversation might well be the one that topples the dominoes of intransigence.

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  15. Utes continue Pac-12 opening road swing Friday at ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Deseret News

    BERKELEY, Calif. - After coming up empty in a weekend trip to the Bay Area, Utah fell from the national rankings.

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  16. Utes made things even more tough on the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | Deseret News

    I have no clue what happened right there. I mean, we shoot free throws every day.

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  17. Why clean cooking hasn't saved the climateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | Deseret News

    Throughout the Paris climate talks, India maintained a firm position that raising its vast population out of poverty was its top priority, according to the New York Times . That meant India, the world's third-largest emitter of greenhouse gases, would pursue policies that help its poorest people even if that increases its contribution to global warming.

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  18. Malia Obama navigating college decision-making processRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | Deseret News

    In this photo taken Aug. 19, 2014, President Barack Obama walks with his daughter Malia on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington toward Marine One. Malia is among the millions of U.S. high school seniors who are nervously taking standardized tests, completing college admissions applications, filling out financial aid forms and writing personal essays, all on deadline, before spending the coming months anxiously waiting to find out if they got into their dream school.

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  19. Why should we give thanks?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Deseret News

    If the conversation around the turkey starts to get a little heated,grit your teeth and keep in mind: The impulse to give thanks - in either a religious or secular setting - can be be good for the body and soul. This story is part of the Deseret News National Edition , which focuses on the issues that resonate with American families.

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  20. Creating a 'Zion university' - BYU-Hawaii president inauguratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | Deseret News

    John S. Tanner was inaugurated as the 10th president of Brigham Young University-Hawaii during a Nov. 10 ceremony on the Laie campus. LAIE, Hawaii - John S. Tanner was inaugurated as the 10th president of Brigham Young University-Hawaii during a Nov. 10 ceremony on campus.

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