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Former Oregon State linebacker, returned LDS missionary, dies of cancer

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Many are mourning the loss of a former standout college football player, Mormon missionary, father and husb...


Students watched general conference from Sea of Galilee

by | Everything Else

The recent general conference was especially memorable for dozens of students enrolled at the Brigham Young...


'Thanks a billion': FamilySearch reaches milestone of 1 billion digitized records

by Newsroom | Official Church Info

In less than seven years, volunteers have added one billion searchable records to the free family history w...


Church members lose homes but all are safe after flooding in Argentina

by | Official Church Info

Many Church members lost their homes in La Plata, Argentina, during the early hours of Tuesday, April 2, wh...


Comments pour into FCC over proposal to relax decency standards

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

A new proposal that could open America's airwaves to more swearing and occasional nudity has galvanized fam...


Media personality leaving Houston area for high-level Mormon post

by Houston Chronicle | What They're Saying About "Us"

After 35 years in the Houston area - first as an Oilers' Luv Ya Blue-days quarterback and then a longtime K...


Will the Minnesota Vikings take Manti Te'o with one of two 1st-round picks?

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

The Minnesota Vikings have two picks in the first round of the NFL draft and one big hole in the middle of ...


Why going to church is good for you

by New York Times | Opinions & Features

ONE of the most striking scientific discoveries about religion in recent years is that going to church week...


Barnabee Bumbleberry and the Great Mustache Debate of 1960

by Keepapitchinin | Best of LDS Blogs

Barnabee Bumbleberry was a feature of the Children’s Friend for many years. The style of the cartoon change...

New page on dedicated to stories of full-time senior missionaries (+video)

by LDS Media Talk | Official Church Info

A new page on features stories of Church members who served as full-time senior missionaries. Watch...