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Would you die for the American flag?

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

I don’t remember the first time I saw him. I only know it was Memorial Day, Flag Day, Independence Day, Lab...


LDS Sportscaster Led Double Life as a Drug Addict, Now Licensed Counselor

by Deseret News | News from Utah Famous Mormons

For many people Alema Harrington was the former BYU football player, or the son of a legendary Hawaiian ath...

Church College in New Zealand closes doors but leaves great legacy

by Deseret News | Everything Else

When the Church College of New Zealand closes its doors later this year, when the youthful bustle falls awa...


The finite resource of motherhood

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

I have this real and palpable fear that on my deathbed, surrounded by my children, they will say something ...

Character for all, even sports celebrities -- Cub Scouts do notice

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

If Tiger Woods (and other sports celebrities) think young kids don't take note of bad behavior -- just ask ...

The mouths of babes

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

I'm learning a lot from my daughter. Today, for example, I learned about vanity. While I was getting dresse...


LDS Airman Reunited with Wife, Meets Daughter for First Time

by Deseret News | News from Utah

When Senior Airman Christopher Burns returned home Nov. 22 from a six-month deployment to the Middle East, ...


Answering the Mormon plastic surgery question

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote a column in which I wondered whether plastic surgery was a practice compatib...


Men of Song musical repertoire resonates with audiences

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Music touches the human soul. It can soothe a crying child, stir patriotism and delight concertgoers. For t...

High praise for the Boy Scouts

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Where would you be if an emcee said, "Let's give Johnny a round of applause," and an audience of gangly, bo...