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Elizabeth Smart storms out of court after witness says Mitchell wanted her to get pregnant

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

A visibly upset Elizabeth Smart stormed out of the courtroom Wednesday after a witness testified that she h...


Hope and healing for pornography addiction

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The man sat alone in his parked car, holding a smartphone. Fresh off another wild business trip, this LDS h...


Master Violin Maker, Latter-day Saint Peter Prier Dies at 73

by Deseret News | Famous Mormons

His violins, violas, cellos and basses are played by some of the world’s best musicians. And Monday, as wor...


Christmas I Remember Best: A Christmas in the Middle of the Great Depression

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

In December 1936, I was 8 years old and my father has died the year before at Thanksgiving time. For those ...

BYU plans 2010 tuition hike

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Officials at Brigham Young University announced Friday they'll raise tuition rates by 3 percent for the 201...


Study: LDS women, men 'very close' in religious observance

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The subject of the conference was "Women and the LDS Church." But the big news coming out of the conference...

BYU team builds bricks for Kenya

by Deseret News | Everything Else

With enough pressure and the right mold, even dirt can change lives. A team of BYU engineering students has...


BYU is 'most popular school' U.S. News says

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

As long as he can remember, Dalton Griner knew he would come to BYU. "Ever since I was little, BYU was it f...


'Breach barriers of hate,' Pres. Dieter F. Uchtdorf tells L.A. council

by Deseret News | Everything Else

A theme of building and improvement — building bridges of brotherhood, building righteous societies and imp...


Mitchell Jones' journey ends; LDS boy followed by thousands online dies at home

by Deseret News | Everything Else

A young boy’s final journey that was followed by people all over the world through Facebook came to an end ...