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LDS Business College celebrates 125 years

by Deseret News | Everything Else

LDS Business College marked 125 years with a downtown part featuring party treats, entertainment, displays,...


Parents of LDS Sandy Hook victim, Emilie Parker, touched by memorial dedicated in her memory

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

A small garden, a bench and a plaque along the Ogden River Parkway now stand as a memorial to a little girl...


Obama appoints first Mormon to presidential advisory council

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Elder Steven E. Snow of the First Quorum of the Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints ...

Inside the Church's storied Granite Mountain vault

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The LDS Church is opening its storied vault – albeit in a virtual kind of way. Kicking off the national Fam...


'My heart is broken' for victims of Penn State child sex abuse scandal, Elizabeth Smart says

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Kidnapping victim turned child advocate Elizabeth Smart said her heart was broken when she learned of the v...


Poll: Utah voters believe Romney's Mormon faith hurting him less this time

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Utah voters believe GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney's Mormon faith is having less of a negative impa...


Mormon from Utah has emotional reunion with husband on 'Survivor: Caramoan'

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Wednesday’s episode of “Survivor: Caramoan — Fans vs. Favorites” was one of highs and lows for Utahn Dawn M...


Pennies for change: thanks to Internet, and a little help from BYU, boy with big dreams helps build library in Africa

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Eleven-year-old Park Begley has always had big dreams. When he was five he told his mother he'd like to be ...


LDS Church among largest, growing U.S. churches

by Deseret News | Everything Else

The nation's 10 largest churches remained the same, and churches that have in recent years increased in mem...


Christmas writing contest: Christmas during the Great Depression

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

It was December 1935. I was about 7 years old. It was Saturday. Mother went over to visit her sister and to...