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UPDATE: Two LDS missionaries killed in Texas in hit-and-run accident

by Deseret News | Everything Else

The driver in a Texas crash that killed two LDS missionaries from Utah and Idaho and injured a third turned...


PG-13 films dominate Oscar nominations

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

For people who put weight into the Academy Awards, 2011 could very well go down in history as the Year of P...


From life of crime to life of faith, man looks to help those in dark places

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Something about the meeting felt wrong. It wasn't that the place chosen to exchange drugs for a gun was nea...


LDS man creates record-breaking word search

by Deseret News | Everything Else

For the past 10 years Mel Crow of American Fork has worked off and on to create the world’s largest word se...

9028 adds military burial sites

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Genealogy website launched an online, searchable collection of the burial sites of more than 5...

LDS, Islamic leaders share relief efforts

by Deseret News

From assistance provided in the wake of the devastating December 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami to the emergency...


Mormons' immigration attitudes set them apart

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Editor's note: This article is the fourth in a five-part series examining survey findings on Mormons in Ame...

Y. women win broadcast awards

by Deseret News | News from Utah

This just in: three BYU students have been named some of the best females college broadcasters in the count...


A look into the 1841 copy of Book of Mormon used by Elder Holland

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The book normally sits in a box, in a dark room with a controlled temperature and humidity level. It is see...

Church announces ground-breaking for Brigham City temple

by Deseret News | Official Church Info

Groundbreaking ceremonies for the Brigham City Utah Temple have been formally announced by the LDS Church. ...