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Infographic: Ukraine tries to block Russian humanitarian aid convoy

A huge Russian convoy left Moscow Aug. 12 and is headed for the eastern Ukrainian border. According to the Russian Foreign Ministry, it carries humanitarian aid supplies for rebel fighters in Crimea in cooperation with the International Red Cross (IRC). The accompanying infographic shows a rundown of the possible routes and the supplies it carries.

August 25, 2014 | Ben Luthi Deseret News National | Hot Topics


Locals in the pros, colleges update

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August 25, 2014 | Staff report | Sports


10 things you're not doing that could add up to big savings

Stress and worry over financial issues can cause a lot of problems within the family. Regardless of your financial situation, simply being aware of your money can add a measure of self-control to your life that is priceless. One common theme in most attempts to save money is an element of patience. Challenge yourself to employ these techniques and watch as you become more patient and your finances become more manageable.

August 25, 2014 | Deborah Goodman Deseret News National | Hot Topics


Jobless rate nudges upward

ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Labor announced that Effingham County's preliminary unemployment for July was 6.6 percent, up from June's rate of 6.4 percent. The rate is down from the July 2013 mark of 7.1 percent.

August 25, 2014 | Staff report | Business


Georgia reaches ‘Hands Across the Border’ to stop DUIs

ATLANTA - Georgia law enforcement and their partners across state lines will be on the lookout in case motorists take their party on the road by driving impaired.

August 25, 2014 | Staff report | Around Town


Earley wins Bojangles’ Scholarship

Curtisha Earley of Springfield has been awarded a 2014 Bojangles' Scholarship.

August 25, 2014 | Staff report | Education


Armstrong honors dean’s list students for summer term

SAVANNAH - Armstrong State University recently announced the dean's list for the summer 2014 semester. Armstrong's dean's list honors students earning a grade point average of 3.6 of higher for the semester.

August 25, 2014 | Staff report | Education


1 in 9 girls in developing countries marry before age 15 and here's what to do about it

Destaye was 11 years old when she was married.

August 25, 2014 | Lane Anderson Deseret News National | Hot Topics


Georgia voters get the job done

For the past 20 years, an idea frequently floated for reforming the political system has been to set term limits for elected officials.

August 25, 2014 | By Tom Crawford | Opinion


A reminder to text less and live more

It is a potential killer whose numbers rival the deadly Ebola virus and it doesn't get near the attention it should. Unlike the dreaded illness currently ravaging West Africa, this is one with a quick cure.

August 25, 2014 | By Dick Yarbrough | Opinion


Where the transportation needs are

Georgia is the fourth-largest state, with nearly 10 million people and growing. As concentrated as part of the state is around Atlanta and as spread out as the rest of the state is, it is little wonder that there is a long list of transportation needs that grows larger as the state grows and the projects become more expensive as inflation increases the costs year after year.

August 25, 2014 | By Sen. Jack Hill | Opinion


Elvis Blu-rays lead vintage titles on video

A pair of Elvis Presley Blu-rays leads a bevy of vintage titles on home video this week.

August 25, 2014 | Chris Hicks Deseret News National | Hot Topics


Have You Seen This? Cat in burglar training

CATTINGTON - If you spend any time around a cat, you know two things: 1) Cats like to be places you don't want them to be, and 2) Cats are wily and creative, not unlike a ninja, in getting to those places.

August 25, 2014 | Martha Ostergar Deseret News National | Hot Topics


Vintage ‘Westworld,’ ‘Bronco’ TV series on DVD

The two much sought-after vintage TV series "Beyond Westworld" and "Bronco" have been released on DVD for the first time by the manufacture-on-demand Warner Archive label.

August 25, 2014 | Chris Hicks Deseret News National | Hot Topics


I'm not a perfect mom

I sat in church Sunday with a group of women when one woman raised her hand and humbly, with emotion in her voice, explained she was a terrible mom because she was losing her cool with her kids so often lately.

August 25, 2014 | Kate Rose Lee Deseret News National | Hot Topics


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Pumpkin Spice Granola is a healthy fall treat

It seems as soon as the fall season comes around, the pumpkin recipes are everywhere. While I love the pumpkin cakes and cookies as much or more as the next person, sometimes I want to have my pumpkin and feel good about eating it, too.

October 25, 2014 | Tara Creel Deseret News National | Hot Topics


How to use humor to avoid an argument

According to the dictionary, humor is defined as a "condition of the mind, mental state, disposition, temperament or feeling." In other words, humor can be good or bad; however, there is no doubt that an attitude of seeing life with good humor helps us in our everyday routines. Good humor helps family life, love life and professional life.

October 25, 2014 | Chris Ayres Deseret News National | Hot Topics


Bionic eye lets blind see light

DURHAM, N.C. - A video of a man seeing light for the first time in 30 years is bringing tears to the eyes of many.

October 25, 2014 | Natalie Crofts Deseret News National | Hot Topics


Lower gas prices could mean economic impact down the road

Prices at the pump have dropped to four-year lows, saving consumers cash but making economists uneasy.

October 25, 2014 | Deborah Sutton Deseret News National | Hot Topics


Invisible ‘air umbrella’ pushes away rain

NANJING, China - A new product may eliminate the stress of having umbrellas rendered useless by strong gusts of wind.

October 24, 2014 | Natalie Crofts Deseret News National | Hot Topics


Churches have important role to play in boosting breast cancer awareness among African-Americans

"Think pink" is America's mantra in October, as breast cancer awareness takes center stage in sports stadiums, advertising campaigns and even religious worship services.

October 24, 2014 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News National | Hot Topics


8 tips for a smooth family morning routine

Ah, mornings. Sometimes they go smoothly and my day is lovely. Other times, I feel like I'm behind before I've even begun. If your house feels like a staging zone for a major event as you try to get everyone ready and out the door each day, these ideas for changing your family's routine will leave you smiling.

October 24, 2014 | Amy Peterson Deseret News National | Hot Topics


How daydreaming helped one woman go from receptionist to music executive in three years

Erica Grayson got a job as a receptionist in the music industry when she was 20. By the time she turned 23, she was a record executive leading the way in entertainment.

October 24, 2014 | Herb Scribner Deseret News National | Hot Topics


Man charged with molesting three young children

A Savannah man was arrested Wednesday on charges he sexually assaulted three young children in Effingham County.

October 23, 2014 | Staff report | Crime Reports


Effingham jobless rate drops to 6.1 percent

ATLANTA – Effingham County's unemployment rate shrank in September, even as the labor force grew, according to Georgia Department of Labor statistics.

October 23, 2014 | Staff report | Business


Resiliency in children: Helping your child foster inner grit

Resiliency is a fascinating subject of study pertinent to parenting. Children who are able to rebound from adversities are healthier psychologically and show better outcomes academically and socially, so it's in their best interest to develop a sense of inner grit.

October 23, 2014 | Whitney Barrell Deseret News National | Hot Topics


Evangelical Christian pastors frame environmentalism in religious terms

For the past five years, Mitch Hescox has served as president and CEO of the Evangelical Environmental Network. For 18 years before that, he served as a local church pastor. And for 14 years before that, he worked in America's coal industry.

October 23, 2014 | Kelsey Dallas Deseret News National | Hot Topics


10 powerful mantras to help you when you're down

Ultimately, each of us is responsible for our own happiness. Sometimes it's easy to be happy, but the challenges of life often make happiness seem elusive. One way to keep going even when things are difficult is to think positively. Mantras can help. Here are 10 phrases to motivate and lift you when you're feeling down.

October 23, 2014 | Amy Peterson Deseret News National | Hot Topics


Mom calls out Toys R Us for selling fake drugs with 'Breaking Bad' action figures

Susan Schrivjer, a mother from Fort Myers, Florida, has created a petition against the popular toy store Toys R Us for selling action figures of the characters from AMC's "Breaking Bad."

October 23, 2014 | Sarah Sanders Petersen Deseret News National | Hot Topics


Ask a therapist: How to find a good counselor

As a therapist and as owner of The Marriage and Family Clinic in Denver, CO, I get a lot of calls from people who want to set up appointments. Sometimes, people call just to set up an appointment and don't have many questions. Other times, people call because they've had a bad experience and want to change counselors. And, sometimes, people call just to get information.

October 22, 2014 | Aaron Anderson Deseret News National | Hot Topics


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