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ESPN 'GameDay' putting spotlight on Provo

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Hey, BYU football fans, ESPN's "College GameDay" is "coming to your city." That Big & Rich tune is the trad...


LDS chess prodigy wins world title, shares his Mormon beliefs

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

At age 5, Kayden Troff memorized multiplication tables in about an hour. He recognized a pattern and it hel...


Research under way on original Tabernacle in Provo

by Deseret News | Everything Else

As the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints prepares to build a temple out of the burnt shell of the...


LDS missionaries safe after New Zealand quake

by Deseret News | Everything Else

All LDS Church missionaries serving in New Zealand are safe and accounted for in the wake of Monday's devas...


Miracle Happening for LDS Girl Hit by Car

by Deseret News | News from Utah

A BYU student who suffered critical head injuries last week after being hit by a car just outside the campu...


Mitt Romney tells '60 Minutes' about his nightly prayers

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Sunday night the CBS news program “60 Minutes” aired exclusive, extended interviews with presidential candi...


Elder Oaks testifies before Senate committee, defends charitable deductions

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Elder Dallin H. Oaks told the U.S. Senate Finance Committee Tuesday morning that proposed "impairments" of ...


Hanging the Family on the Wall in Style

by Deseret News | Makes You Think

When Kimmy Crosby drew out her sister Alissa’s name in the annual family Christmas-draw party two and a hal...


BYU vs. Utah football game photo re-created with 104,650 golf tees (no, I am not kidding)

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Jeff Holt's new wall art may not be everyone's cup of "tee," but you have to marvel at his ingenuity. While...


Utah's Mormon 'Cupcake Wars' champ says competing on show was fun

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Utah's very own Janell Brown and Kristen Cold wowed the judges on the Food Network's "Cupcake Wars" and too...