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Salt Lake City was a model of urban planning from the start

by Deseret News | News from Utah

From the very beginning, Salt Lake City was a planned city. One of the first things the Mormon settlers did...


Mormons in the 2012 Olympics, day 3

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Mormon swimmer Breeja Larson placed sixth in the 100-meter breaststroke final on Monday. Lithuania's Ruta M...


LDS man charged in church arson case

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Arson and burglary charges were filed against a Salt Lake City man who told police he set fires in two sepa...


Utah Utes draw star LDS recruit after he sees institute building

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Sometimes it takes just one specific thing to tip the scales for a particular football program in a recruit...

LDS Bishop charged with failure to report, abuse case was dismissed

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Misdemeanor failure to report abuse charges were filed against an LDS bishop Friday. Police had said earlie...

BYU ranked 3rd among top 50 accounting schools in U.S.

by Deseret News | What They're Saying About "Us" News from Utah

An independent accounting publication ranked Brigham Young University as No. 3 on a list of the nation's 50...


Electric car built by BYU students set world land speed record

by Deseret News | Everything Else

A devastating car accident and a car malfunction couldn't stop the BYU engineers from working with their el...


Church acquires 13 acres in downtown Salt Lake City

by Deseret News | News from Utah

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has purchased 13 acres of prime downtown Salt Lake City rea...


Stay-at-home mothers find challenge, reward in raising their children

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

When she turned in a job application, Nichole Whiting always knew what the job entailed. The exception is h...


LDS family with 10 kids, 7 adopted with special needs, gets new specially accommodating home

by Deseret News | News from Utah

The Green family has had no shortage of trials, challenges, laughter and joy in their household. Now, they ...