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Mormon Woman Helps Other Countries Write Their Constitutions

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

When you meet Lorianne Updike Toler for the first time, you're surprised by what you find. She's blond, tri...


Reuters publishes speculative story on Mormon Church finances

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

A Reuters story released Sunday suggests that if the Mormon Church were a corporation, it would need to cha...


Glenn Beck launches new show online

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Glenn Beck's much-anticipated new show debuts online tonight on the subscription-based GBTV. "Beck faces hi...


Utah ready for Olympic bid when U.S. gives okay

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Members of the state's Olympic Exploratory Committee announced Friday their recommendations about a future ...


McCain to introduce Huntsman at confirmation hearing

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Gov. Jon Huntsman Jr. will be introduced by former GOP presidential nominee John McCain at Thursday's confi...

Mormon History Association conference notes Mormon relations with tourists

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Tourism in Utah has had a complicated and ambiguous relationship to Mormonism from the time the state was s...


Civil rights speaker encourages love and acceptance at annual BYU procession honoring Martin Luther King Jr.

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Despite temperatures in the single digits, hundreds gathered at the Carillon Bell Tower on the campus of Br...

Utah named fifth-best state for business

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Utah ranks No. 5 in CNBC's "America's Top States for Business," released Thursday morning. The Beehive Stat...


Surprise! BYU is nation's 'stone-cold sober' school for 16th year running

by Deseret News | News from Utah

BYU remains the nation's bastion of college sobriety, according to the Princeton Review, which has named BY...


President Packer 'resting comfortably' following fainting spell in Massachusetts

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Sunday, two years after a fire during a meeting left nothing of the chapel behind but charred walls and dea...