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Picky eating harmless but can signal child's emotional woes

Lindsey Tanner, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 3rd - 7:40pm

Parents of picky eaters take heart: New research suggests the problem is rarely worth fretting over, although in a small portion of kids it may signal emotional troubles that should be checked out.

Teen's prize-winning pig rakes in $31K for mom with cancer

Tracie Snowder  |  Posted  Aug 3rd - 1:21pm

A teen's prize-winning pig at the Morgan County Fair is helping his mom face breast cancer thanks to generous bidders.

6 more family-friendly Utah hikes with waterfalls

Arianne Brown, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 3rd - 11:40am

Utah is a hiker's paradise and that includes kid hikers. But, sometimes kids need a little extra motivation to get to the top and what better than a waterfall? Here are 6 kid friendly Utah hikes with waterfalls.

New AP US History teaching framework released after controversy

Wyatt Massey, Special to CNN  |  Posted  Aug 3rd - 10:36am

The College Board released its new Advanced Placement U.S. History teaching guidelines Thursday, following a year in which the previous framework was attacked for being anti-American.

My spouse supports same-sex marriage and I don't

Kim Giles, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted  Aug 3rd - 6:57am

In this edition of LIFEadvice, Coach Kim gives six tips for handling sensitive disagreements with your spouse.

Overall, Utah schools stack up, report says

Morgan Jacobsen  |  Posted  Aug 2nd - 2:55pm

Utah's education system ranked 14th best overall in a national report published this week by WalletHub. The report measured various metrics, such as reading and math scores, graduation rates and school safety.

More Utah teens getting HPV vaccine, but still below national average

Daphne Chen  |  Posted  Aug 2nd - 1:26pm

A higher share of Utah teens are getting vaccinated against HPV than ever before, but most adolescents are still not getting the vaccine, according to a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Parents of missing Idaho toddler believe he's still alive

Nate Eaton, EastIdahoNews  |  Posted  Aug 1st - 5:49pm

It's been three weeks since DeOrr Kunz Jr. disappeared and his parents said Friday they believe he is still alive.

Kennedy watches wife give birth on FaceTime, then pitches

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 31st - 10:51pm

Ian Kennedy expected to miss Friday's start against the Miami Marlins to be with his wife Allison, who was in labor with their fourth child.

Once a sideshow, former preemies praise doctor years later

Frank Eltman, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 31st - 7:31pm

At age 95, Lucille Horn often reflects on her long, full life, with a husband and five children, and how it might not have happened if not for the renegade doctor who put her in a Coney Island sideshow when she was just days old.

Family touched by tragedy gives back to Orem Police

Ashley Kewish  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 10:27pm

Friday is the anniversary of a day that changed the Kofford family forever. Their son was run over and killed in the driveway. They've turned their grief into a way to give back to the community.

Family workouts that strengthen bodies and bonds

Dana Santas, Special to CNN  |  Posted  Jul 30th - 8:16pm

Think you don't have time to exercise? Try involving the whole family. If you have a driveway, sidewalk, small playground or park, you have enough space.

Pinterest says nude photos could be considered art; mom disagrees

Mike Headrick and Tania Mashburn  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 10:28pm

Pinterest is the go-to site for millions of people looking for ideas. So what do you do when you run across explicit images on accident?

Beyond the birds and bees: Discussing healthy sexuality with your child

Whitney Barrell and Shannon Hickman, KSL.com Contributors  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 7:34pm

Rather than just focusing on the mechanics of how babies are born, consider broadening the discussion based on the child's age and ability to understand concepts. Here are a few suggestions to make the topic a little less daunting.

Thousands of children injured in furniture toppling tragedies each year

Ariana Cohen, Wibw  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 4:47pm

A danger to your children is lurking all around in your home — and it's your furniture. Toppling TV's and dressers send thousands of children to the emergency room each year.

Boys suffer 2nd degree sunburns at day care, mom says

Alyssa Jackson, Special to CNN  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 11:19am

Two Oklahoma boys are in the hospital recuperating from burns after their mother said their day care took them to a splash park and let them play with no sunscreen.

Mom raises best friend's four daughters after their mother's death

Jessica Ivins  |  Posted  Jul 28th - 11:55am

Have you ever been part of a friendship so strong you'd do anything the other person asked of you?

Mapleton mother credits neighbor for saving her baby's life

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 10:43pm

A close friendship became even closer after a Mapleton woman turned to her neighbor for help when her baby stopped breathing.

Poll: Most Utahns oppose US legalization of same-sex marriage

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Jul 27th - 10:29pm

A majority of Utahns oppose the U.S. Supreme Court decision last month legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide, a new poll shows.

Facebook's Zuckerberg and wife are expecting a daughter

Brandon Bailey, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 31st - 2:11pm

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his pediatrician wife, Priscilla Chan, are expecting a baby.