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Send your photo to the New Era to be featured on the cover

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Have you seen the January 2013 New Era? You may not know, but there are actually four different covers. Fer...


Police eye former Utah junior college coach in Colo. threats against Mormons, Catholics

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Church leaders in Colorado are being warned by police about a former Utah junior college basketball coach w...


3 BYU Professors Share What You Didn't Know About 100 Church History Events in New Book

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

What a great way to test your knowledge of crucial Church history moments and maybe find interesting detail...


Church Launches New Web Page Aimed at Preventing Suicide

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Just in time for National Suicide Prevention Month, the Church has created a new web page aimed at supporti...

"Parent Pep Talks" Offers Tips for Helping Young Athletes

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Parenting an athletic child can be both rewarding and confusing. Parents, wanting to help, may wonder where...


Elder Eldred G. Smith, eldest and longest-serving general authority, laid to rest

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Borrowing from Old Testament language to refer to his friend as “a man of God” and “an honorable man,” LDS ...


Meet the New Relief Society General Presidency

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

Learn more about the inspired women who were just sustained as our new leaders in the Relief Society. The F...


In the Whirled: The radical Mormon mother, Part II

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Editor's note: This is the second of three articles. One day, as a young child, I broke the law. Or so I th...


Mormon Media Observer: Media's focus on contention affects children

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

My 8-year-old came home from the election a couple weeks ago, thrilled that Barack Obama won. Seeing as I a...


Making fire is challenge, success for Mormon father-son team in NBC's 'Get Out Alive'

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Starting a fire proved to be the nemesis and success for a Mormon father-son team during this week’s journe...