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The most controversial proposal floated so far at the high-level, high-stakes Vatican summit on church teachings on the family had nothing to do with gays or divorce, but instead ordaining women — not as priests, but as deacons. That suggestion …

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  • This Dec. 17, 2013 photo provided by Fox Searchlight Pictures shows, Malala Yousafzai in Birmingham, England. Yousafzai is the subject of the documentary film, “He Named Me Malala. Movie review: ‘He Named Me Malala’ tells human story of an icon
    The documentary “He Named Me Malala” does something I didn’t think was possible: It presents a narrative worthy of its subject, the Pashtun teen activ...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 05:10 pm   |     |   Share
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The mid-century architecture tour on Saturday, Oct. 10, will showcase six mid-century era churches on the east side of Salt Lake City. The “Let There Be Light Architecture tour features six midcentury churches in Salt Lake Valley
    In the years following World War II, religious architecture underwent a transformation as young architects avoided the detailed ornamentation of the p...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 07:13 pm   |     |   Share
  • Movie review: Nepal’s vistas bring beauty to ‘Highway to Dhampus’
    Romance, redemption and international relations play out in “Highway to Dhampus,” a low-key drama of Westerners and locals meeting in Nepal. The stor...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 05:17 pm   |     |   Share
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Henry Ian Cusick plays Chris Williams, an LDS bishop who must rebuild his life after a drunk driver kills his pregnant wife and two of his children, in the based-on-true-life drama Movie review: Forgiveness and faith in weighty ‘Just Let Go’
    The inspirational “Just Let Go” makes a better sermon than it does an engaging drama. It’s the true story of Chris Williams, a Salt Lake City busines...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 05:26 pm   |     |   Share

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Levi Miller (left) plays Peter, and Hugh Jackman is the pirate Blackbeard, in Review: Misguided ‘Pan’ is nobody’s darling
    It’s hard to imagine a movie more misguided than “Pan,” an attempt to rewrite the origin of “Peter Pan” that is so thoroughly terrible that it boggles...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 05:28 pm   |     |   Share
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Ben Mendelssohn plays Gerry, a gambler who thinks his luck is about to change, in the drama Movie review: Characters drive gambling drama ‘Mississippi Grind’
    Like the river where its action happens, the gambling drama “Mississippi Grind” is sometimes meandering but with some intensely deep currents. Gerry ...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 05:14 pm   |     |   Share
  • Andrew Garfield plays a contractor who loses his home to foreclosure in Movie review: Grim horrors of a financial sort in ‘99 Homes’
    If there’s a film that’s the opposite of “the feel-good movie of the summer,” it’s “99 Homes.” It’s remarkably grim — it is the feel-bad movie of the ...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 03:54 pm   |     |   Share
    10 reasons to let Gardner Village’s WitchFest cast a spell on you
    If you’ve been itchin’ for a witchin’, your time has come—WitchFest 2015 is here! Gardner Village has been taken over by its infamous witches who have...
    Updated Sep 30 2015 08:55 am   |     |   Share

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Cast of Silver Summit Theatre's Four show openings mark Salt Lake City’s fall theater season
    Salt Lake City theater companies are opening four very different fall season shows this week, headlined by a production of “Buried Child,” a rarely se...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 05:20 pm   |     |   Share
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Utah Opera is opening its season with Utah Opera jumps into a new season with Puccini’s perennially beloved ‘Tosca’
    Being on the receiving end of one of the most famous slams in opera history hasn’t slowed “Tosca” down. Puccini’s taut melodrama, which musicologist J...
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My Morning Jacket performs Wednesday, Oct. 7 at The Complex in Salt Lake City. Concert preview: Embracing the intensity with My Morning Jacket
    He’s been named a “Guitar God” by Rolling Stone and plays with My Morning Jacket, often called one of the world’s greatest live bands. But Carl Broem...
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  • Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper and Jonathan Papelbon fight in the dugout in the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies, Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015, in Washington. (Jonathan Newton(/The Washington Post via AP) Ann Cannon: Don’t choke your teammate and more unwritten rules of baseball
    Dear Major League Baseball Players, The other day as I passed through the room where one of our boys was watching ESPN, I noticed two guys fighting i...
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Utah author Jennifer Jenkins, whose debut young adult novel, What is Utah's ongoing obsession with YA lit?
    For the past five years, Jennifer Jenkins and her writing group have helped birth the work of young Utah writers through their innovative nonprofit an...
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  • FILE - In this May 23, 2013 file photo, singer Janet Jackson arrives at amfAR Cinema Against AIDS benefit at the Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc, during the 66th international film festival, in Cap d'Antibes, southern France. Six-time Grammy Award winner and multi-platinum selling artist Janet Jackson will kick off a 32-city tour on Aug. 31 in Vancouver, Live Nation announced Monday, June 15, 2015. The first U.S. tour date is on Sept. 11 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The “Rhythm Nation” singer also announced shows Chicago, Los Angeles, and Miami. (Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP, File) Music review: Janet Jackson, don’t you ever leave us again
    “It was in summer that you left me, the fall and winter never felt so cold, and Lord knows words can never express it, life feels so empty I miss you ...
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My Morning Jacket, acclaimed for their guitar wizardry and energetic live shows, performs at The Complex in Salt Lake City, Wednesday October 7, 2015, in support of their latest album, “The Waterfall.” Photos: My Morning Jacket roars into Salt Lake City for Waterfall tour
    My Morning Jacket, acclaimed for their guitar wizardry and energetic live shows, performed Wednesday at The Complex in Salt Lake City in support of th...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 09:05 am   |     |   Share
  • Rachel Bloom stars in TV preview: ‘Ex-girlfriend’ is ‘Crazy’ and fun
    Rebecca Bunch (Rachel Bloom) is a driven, successful, deeply unhappy and perhaps unhinged New York lawyer. She runs into a teenage crush (Vicent Rodri...
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The Table BBQ with marinated select beef, at the Seoul Garden Korean restaurant, Wednesday, September 30, 2015. Dish of the Week: Table BBQ at Seoul Garden in South Salt Lake
    Starting at $25.99 • The epitome of hands-on cuisine is the DIY tableside BBQ at Seoul Garden in South Salt Lake. Select from spicy chicken, pork bell...
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  • FILE - In this Aug. 12, 2013 file photo, Stephenie Meyer attends a screening of Sony PIctures Classics' Sean P. Means: A decade of ‘Twilight’ has left its mark on pop culture
    Ten years ago, vampires exposed to sunlight burned up and turned to dust, and people didn’t think twice about it. That was before Stephenie Meyer, th...
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Paul Reiser and Craig Roberts star in the Amazon Prime series Scott D. Pierce: Amazon’s ‘Red Oaks’ is a blast from the past
    Craig Roberts is practically perfect as young New Yorker David Meyers in Amazon Prime’s coming-of-age series “Red Oaks” — even though he’s Welsh. “Yo...
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  • Tasso Feldman (left) as Proteus and Betsy Mugavero as Julia in the Utah Shakespeare Festivalís 2015 production of Review: Utah Shakespeare’s ‘The Two Gentlemen of Verona’ has charm and depth
    Cedar City • “She dreams on him that has forgot her love. You dote on her that cares not for your love. ’Tis pity love should be so contrary.” In the...
    Updated Oct 02 2015 05:12 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - This May 21, 2014 file photo shows American comedian Jay Leno smiles during an interview with the Associated Press in Jerusalem.  CNBC is returning Leno to nightly television. The new show, tentatively titled Scott D. Pierce: ‘Jay Leno’s Garage’ is better than his ‘Tonight’
    Jay Leno returns to TV on Wednesday, and this time he’s actually interested in the people he’s interviewing. As any viewer of “The Tonight Show” betw...
    Updated Oct 05 2015 12:18 pm   |     |   Share
  • Utah writer finds the breath to channel ‘Howl’
    Every five years, Utah writer Alex Caldiero has been breathing his way through Allen Ginsberg’s iconic 60-year-old “Howl,” one of a handful of poems t...
    Updated Oct 05 2015 08:26 am   |     |   Share