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How 'Guardians of the Galaxy' helped a child to speak

Henry Hanks, CNN  |  Posted  Sep 1st - 8:47am

Last year, at the age of 3, Sawyer Dunlap could say only a few words. He was diagnosed with dyspraxia, a neurological disorder that often affects speech and can impair motor skills, memory and other cognitive abilities for life.

Video: Jenny Oaks Baker's renaissance cover of 'Scarborough Fair'

Martha Ostergar  |  Posted  Aug 31st - 7:07pm

It's time to fill your pockets with parsley, sage, rosemary and thyme, because Utah violinist Jenny Oaks Baker is taking us to "Scarborough Fair."

Obama to appear on NBC survival show with Bear Grylls

Allie Malloy, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 31st - 5:31pm

While on his three-day trip to Alaska — aimed at promoting climate change action — President Barack Obama will tape an episode of "Running Wild with Bear Grylls," NBC and the White House announced Monday.

Netflix adding 54 titles, dropping 61 in September

John Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 31st - 3:18pm

Netflix streaming will drop over 60 titles and add just over 50 in September.

Horror master Wes Craven dies at 76

Daisy Nguyen and Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 30th - 10:11pm

Wes Craven, the prolific writer-director who startled audiences with iconic suburban slashers like "Nightmare on Elm Street" and "Scream," has died. He was 76.

Watch Taylor Swift, Phoebe Buffay perform 'Smelly Cat' live

Martha Ostergar  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 3:04pm

In an unexpected duet for the ages, Taylor Swift performed "Friends"-famous "Smelly Cat" with Lisa Kudrow.

From Star Wars to Pixar, movies still to come in 2015

Travis Poppleton, Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 27th - 2:03pm

Now that the summer blockbuster season is behind us, you may be wondering what movies are still out there to look forward to. We have your list here — from Star Wars to Pixar.

Scientist claims his picture book puts kids to sleep in minutes

Grant Olsen, Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 26th - 7:22pm

A new book written by a Swedish behavioral psychologist is developing a cult following for its alleged ability to put children to sleep. While the book is at the top of best-seller lists, not everyone is convinced it works.

15 Fall 2015 TV shows to watch

Lisa Respers France, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 26th - 2:03pm

New fall shows are coming, and there will be familiar faces and plot lines that make you say "This reminds me of..." We present to you the 15 shows you probably want to check out for Fall 2015 TV season.

Lego 'Jurassic World' is almost better than the original

John Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 25th - 2:02pm

The biggest movie of the last five years has now hit the big time: It's received the Lego treatment.

Roy dancer makes top 6 on 'So You Think You Can Dance'

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  Aug 25th - 11:29am

Hailee Payne, a 20 year-old dancer from Roy, advanced on the 12th season of the show Monday night.

Salt Lake Comic Con to attempt world record

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Aug 24th - 9:01pm

Salt Lake Comic Con has already broken several records, but the organizers are going for one more: the largest gathering of people dressed up as comic book characters.

Utah-born artist uses western landscape in greeting cards

Amanda Taylor, Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 24th - 2:19pm

Inspired by her Utah upbringing, Sarahjane Bernhisel has created a western-themed stationery company that includes images from the landscape she grew to love as a child.

Welcome to Dismaland: Banksy's new grotesque art theme park

Allyssia Alleyne, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 21st - 7:02pm

The seaside town of Weston-Super-Mare in south-west England is chilled and gloomy when we arrive.

World's highest paid actors and actresses

John Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 21st - 2:09pm

Jennifer Lawrence tops the list of the world's highest paid actress with Robert Downey Jr. as the world's highest paid actor.

Disney previews its new princess, Moana

Katia Hetter, CNN  |  Posted  Aug 21st - 12:16pm

Watch out, Elsa and Anna! The next Disney princess to travel on a voyage of self-discovery will be arriving next year, and the head honchos at Disney hope their Polynesian princess is as popular as the Snow Queen-inspired duo.

Video: No glue required for rock-balancing artist

Martha Ostergar  |  Posted  Aug 20th - 9:02am

A man in Colorado turned a meditative practice into unbelievable art.

Understanding the KSL/DIRECTV negotiations

Aug 19th - 5:35pm

After months of negotiations with DIRECTV and multiple extensions offered, DIRECTV has made a decision to remove KSL 5 TV programming effective, Thursday, August 20 at midnight.

Utah youths create comic books in after-school program

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Aug 18th - 1:51pm

A group of Utah kids are making original comic books as part of a new after-school program that encourages kids to engage in STEM subjects and to create.

'What's Inside?': Kaysville family hits 100K subscribers on YouTube

Martha Ostergar  |  Posted  Aug 18th - 12:13pm

A second-grade project about what's inside different sports balls turned into a YouTube success story for a 9-year-old Kaysville boy and his family.