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Church agrees to pay small fine for mistake that led to late report of contributions in Prop 8 campaign

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Acknowledging tardy reporting of in-kind campaign contributions in the final weeks before the November 2008...

Elizabeth Smart's kidnapper denied request to be tried outside of Utah

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Brian David Mitchell, accused of kidnapping Elizabeth Smart, will be tried in Salt Lake City. At least, tha...

Joe Cannon is defined by optimism, enthusiasm

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

When Joseph A. Cannon was 15 years old, his dad told him they were going to the World's Fair in New York. J...


Glenn Beck warmly received by Israeli Parliament

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Conservative U.S. television commentator Glenn Beck received several rounds of applause by Israeli lawmaker...


Study: Less religious states give less to charity; Utah is most generous state

by Deseret News | Everything Else

A new study on the generosity of Americans suggests that states with the least religious residents are also...

Pair charged in theft of bronze Book of Mormon

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Two men arrested Sunday for allegedly stealing a bronze Book of Mormon out of the hands of a bronze statue ...


Why is BYU ignoring Hall's spew of hatred?

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

I am not surprised that the BYU-Utah football rivalry caused BYU quarterback Max Hall to go all Three Mile ...


Missionary from Utah Dies in Micronesia

by Deseret News | Official Church Info

A missionary of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has died after a fall in Micronesia. "Elder...


New study: Volunteers live longer if they do it for others, not themselves

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Volunteering may lead to better health and a longer life — but only if you're pitching in to help for the r...

Huntsman paves way for presidential bid

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

It's increasingly looking like Jon Huntsman Jr., former Utah governor and current U.S. ambassador to China,...