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The skinny on pasta

- Deseret News

Italian researchers say that pasta eating is linked to healthy body weight. But use your noodle before you ramp up the linguini, and follow this advice to make pasta a healthier dish for your family.

Upcoming 'Jesus VR' film to portray Bible like never before

- Deseret News

Coming on the heels of the successes of faith-based films like "God's Not Dead," "Miracles From Heaven" and "Heaven Is For Real," a new movie slated for release later this year will portray Jesus and his disciples like never before.

Beat summer heat, mosquitoes, be safe

Happy Birthday to the United States of America! We are on countdown to 240 candles of our American Independence Day celebrations, and to honor our "land of the free and the home of the brave" we will join in festivities and light up our skies from sea to shining sea.

William P. Tatem Elementary School in Collingswood. (Image: Google Maps via philly.com)

'Racist' brownie flap among third-graders

- The Washington Times

Grown folk, pay attention. A third grader talked about the brownies that were going to be served at his class' end-of-school party. A classmate said his comment was "racist." The teacher called the police. The boy was suspended. Child protection services began a probe. Parents are livid.

In June, we recognize National Men's Health Month and Father's Day.

'State of America's Fathers' examines parenthood in 2016

- Deseret News

New national report says fathers are more involved than ever before. But they still need help in a nation that has two distinct fatherhood experiences, one for haves and the other for have-nots.

Tips for healthy, safe summer

Schools are closing, pools are opening and BBQs are firing up as we start our summer in the greatest way by saluting in honor and remembrance the men and women (as well as the families of those) who died while serving in our U.S. military.

This image released by Disney shows a scene from the animated film, "Zootopia." (Disney via AP)

Disney's 'Zootopia' is wildly entertaining

- Associated Press

Just when it was looking like animated animal movies had run out of anything original to say, along comes the smartly amusing, crisply relevant "Zootopia" to handily demonstrate there's still plenty of bite left in the anthropomorphic CG menagerie.

FILE - In this undated image released earlier this year by the New York City Health Department, a graphic warning NYC consumers of high salt content in foods that is now required on menus at many fast-food and chain restaurants is already headed for a court fight. The National Restaurant Association says it filed a lawsuit in Manhattan on Thursday, two days after the first-of-its-kind rule took effect. The rule requires chain restaurants to put the salt-shaker icon on menu items that top the recommended daily limit of 2,300 milligrams of sodium, about a teaspoon of salt. (Antonio D'Angelo/New York City Health Department via AP)

Please, don't pass the salt

It has been postulated that diets high in sodium contribute to an annual 2.3 million cardiovascular deaths worldwide and is responsible for 1-in-10 U.S. deaths. And researchers also found that 40 percent of these deaths affect adults 69 years of age or younger.

Jurassic World velociraptor claws (Photo Hasbro.com)

Hazardous toy WATCH list 2015

- Associated Press

Dinosaur claws inspired by the movie "Jurassic World" and a quick-folding trampoline are among the items on a consumer watchdog group's annual list of hazardous toys released Wednesday.