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BYU Broadcasting mission is to help others 'see the good in the world' — now in HD

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

When BYUtv launched more than 11 years ago, it was barely reaching 1 million homes across the United States...


Salt Lake City agrees to purchase shuttered Utah Theater

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Members of Salt Lake City's Redevelopment Agency squeezed in some last-minute shopping Wednesday, agreeing ...


Body image and eating disorders happen everywhere, including BYU

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

She was fat. She could see it in the mirror. And she knew that when she started college in August, it would...

Value of a mother? Trying to put a dollar figure on Mom's efforts

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

There's no way to calculate the value of a mother's kiss, a lullaby or her timeless advice, yet when it com...


In the Autumn Years of His Life, 92-year-old LDS Man Keeps Farming

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Thurman Mackay spent the summer as he has spent many previous summers: on his hands and knees in his backya...


Big changes announced for Brigham Young University campus

by Deseret News | Everything Else

BYU’s campus is getting a major facelift. The university will permanently close the section of East Campus ...


President Thomas S. Monson receives Canadian Scouting award

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Canada and Scouting would likely be found near the top of President Thomas S. Monson's "favorites list." Fo...

Watch 'Santa's' belly jiggle like jelly, popcorn pop, courtesy of BYU

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Ever wondered what Santa's belly jiggling like a bowl full of jelly actually looks like? What about popcorn...


Huntsman mum on presidential bid, but supporters ready in New Hampshire, other states

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

U.S. Ambassador to China Jon Huntsman Jr. deflected any discussion of a possible presidential bid, saying h...


Muslim Benefactor Will Match Contributions to Mormon church's Typhoon Relief

by Deseret News | News from Utah

An anonymous donor in Utah’s Islamic community will match donations up to $100,000 for The Church of Jesus ...