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Lessons from the Life of New BYU President Worthen

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

When the principal pinned Kevin Worthen against a wall in the junior high hallway, the skinny ninth-grader ...


Salvadorans celebrate dedication of LDS church's 135th temple - Deseret News

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

San Salvador, El Salvador — Salvadorans have endured plenty of emotional scrapes and bruises in recent deca...


LDS temple news in Brazil, Guatemala and France

by Deseret News | Official Church Info

Ground was broken Tuesday in Fortaleza, Brazil, for that country's seventh temple of The Church of Jesus Ch...

FAIR: Recent events highlight confusion with polygamy

by Deseret News | Everything Else

"Polygamy is the exception to God's law," scholar and author Valerie Hudson argued this week at a conferenc...


2 teens charged with arson in Santaquin LDS Church building

by Deseret News

Two teenage boys have been charged with arson in a Dec. 15 fire that caused nearly $2 million in damage to ...


BYU named among best places to find a husband and most stressful universities

by Deseret News | Everything Else

For years, Brigham Young University has been known for securing the No. 1 spot in the Princeton's Review as...


Three Mormon SUU Students Save Professor's Life

by Deseret News | News from Utah

It started as a normal second day of school for three students at Southern Utah University. Jake Probert wa...


David O. McKay name removed from UVU events center

by Deseret News | News from Utah

It's time to give another name a try. Utah Valley University has been all about name changes lately, taking...


'Matched' author Ally Condie on national book tour

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know Arts & Entertainment

While Utah author Ally Condie has been busy with book signings and interviews, her book "Matched" has recei...


Dad Responds to Daughter’s Cyberbully in Unusual Way

by Deseret News | Everything Else

But the next day, she got another tweet that said something like: “Not only is she tall and skinny, no body...