• Have You Seen This? And acorns shall rain down upon you

    Martha Ostergar, KSL.com | Updated: Sat, Nov 14, 2015

    Once again, wild animals prove they don’t care about humans’ first-world problems.

  • The 10 most dangerous toys for kids

    Herb Scribner, Deseret News | Updated: Fri, Nov 20, 2015

    When you're shopping for your child's toys, don't buy these ones.

  • Why Facebook's new breakup tools are better than unfriending an ex

    Chandra Johnson, Deseret News | Updated: Wed, Nov 25, 2015

    After a breakup, things can get awkward online and offline. But Facebook is testing new tools to make the online part of a breakup go more smoothly.

  • Gunman opens fire at Planned Parenthood clinic, killing 3 before surrendering to police

    By SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press | Updated: Fri, Nov 27, 2015

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A gunman was arrested Friday hours after opening fire at a Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood clinic, wounding multiple people and engaging in gun battles with police inside the building, officials said. At least 11 people, including five police officers, were taken to hospitals, police Lt. Catherine Buckley said. Authorities were still trying to determine if anybody was left inside the building. Authorities were expected to spend several hours investigating unspecified items the gunman left outside the building or carried inside, Buckley said. An unknown number of people were evacuated during the standoff — some wrapped in blankets in the blowing snow — to a nearby Veterans A

  • Media continues to struggle to cover Trump campaign

    Chandra Johnson, Deseret News | Updated: Tue, Nov 24, 2015

    Navigating falsehoods and tight restrictions on access and coverage, the news media is still struggling to cover GOP presidential hopeful Donald Trump fairly and accurately.

  • 10 people who have depression describe what it feels like

    Herb Scribner, Deseret News | Updated: Wed, Nov 25, 2015

    Amid all the celebrations, merriment and cheer of the holiday season, a high amount of Americans still suffer from depression.

  • The dishes most Americans crave this Thanksgiving

    Payton Davis, Deseret News | Updated: Tue, Nov 24, 2015

    If surveys on Thanksgiving 2015 indicate anything, Americans have a craving for two dishes: stuffing and pumpkin pie.

  • How Snapchat can make your holiday travels more enjoyable

    Herb Scribner, Deseret News | Updated: Mon, Nov 23, 2015

    Snapchat users will have 75 new filters to use for their photos, thanks to a collaboration between the social media app and General Electric.

  • 10 retailers with highest Black Friday discounts

    Faith Heaton Jolley, KSL.com | Updated: Tue, Nov 24, 2015

    Black Friday has gained popularity over the years with people frantic to do some major bargain shopping for Christmas. If you are planning to brave the cold and the crowds this year, here are the top stores with the biggest savings, according to a re

  • Have You Seen This? Adele perfectly impersonates … Adele

    Martha Ostergar, KSL.com | Updated: Sat, Nov 21, 2015

    Adele teams up with the UK personality and talk show host Graham Norton to lightly prank a handful of Adele impersonators, and it’s delightful.

  • Family activity of the week: Cooking Thanksgiving meal together

    Herb Scribner, Deseret News | Updated: Mon, Nov 23, 2015

    You don't have to bear the entire burden of Thanksgiving dinner on your shoulders. Get the kids to help.

  • McAlester school board extends superintendent's suspension

    BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS | Updated: Tue, Nov 24, 2015

    McALESTER, Okla. (AP) — The McAlester school board has extended the paid suspension of school Superintendent Marsha Gore and her husband — Plant Operations Manager Joseph Skip Gore — and to notify them of plans to fire them. The McAlester News-Capital reports that the board voted Monday night to continue the suspensions without a time limit. The board voted Nov. 16 to suspend the Gores and begin termination proceedings after board member Mike Sossamon and school board attorney Bill Ervin presented a report that says Marsha Gore "is for the most part" responsible for "a serious financial crisis" facing the district. The Gores have denied the allegations.

  • Have You Seen This? Tony Hawk skates horizontal loop

    Martha Ostergar, KSL.com | Updated: Sun, Nov 22, 2015

    Tony Hawk is already a legend, but that doesn’t stop him from becoming even more ... legend-er.

  • New Barbie ad featuring boy was 'parody,' despite praise for Mattel

    Chandra Johnson, Deseret News | Updated: Wed, Nov 18, 2015

    A video of a Barbie ad went viral online when a little boy was included as one of three kids playing with the doll. Despite praise for Mattel, the toy brand actually isn't behind the decision.

  • 'Tis the season to be grateful: How gratitude can change lives

    Chandra Johnson, Deseret News | Updated: Sun, Nov 22, 2015

    Can something as simple as being more grateful really change someone's life? Scientists and researchers with the John Templeton Foundation and UC Berkeley's Greater Good Science Center say yes.

  • At age 40, childhood friends discover they were switched at birth

    Jessica Ivins, KSL.com | Updated: Tue, Nov 17, 2015

    Two childhood friends are coping with the revelation they were switched at birth in a Canadian hospital over 40 years ago.

  • 77-year-old grandmother scares off home intruders

    Jessica Ivins, KSL.com | Updated: Wed, Nov 11, 2015

    A 77-year-old Washington woman refused to become the victim of a burglary when she scared off a group of intruders in her home.

  • 27 amazing child drawings that were recreated by professional artists

    Herb Scribner, Deseret News | Updated: Thu, Nov 12, 2015

    Creativity can make your child more successful in life. To help out, The Monster Project is bringing your child's drawings to life.

  • Grieving boy receives letter of comfort from ‘Chewbacca’

    Jessica Ivins, KSL.com | Updated: Thu, Nov 12, 2015

    A Texas boy mourning the loss of his friend received a letter of comfort penned by an unlikely hero from a galaxy far, far away.

  • Dying boy finds 'love of his life' in fellow classmate

    Jessica Ivins, KSL.com | Updated: Thu, Nov 19, 2015

    A Virginia boy is fighting for his life, but he’s lucky enough to have his “soulmate” by his side.