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U.S. Census to Utah: LDS missionaries don't count

by Deseret News | News from Utah

The U.S. Census Bureau has told Utah's elected leaders it won't count Mormon missionaries serving overseas ...


Former NFL QB Brett Favre joins with LDS Church members in tornado cleanup effort

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Former NFL quarterback Brett Favre teamed up with Mormon Helping Hands after a devastating tornado ripped t...


LDS Church to Open Largest Temple in 17 Years

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Seventeen years ago, the LDS Church had 50 temples in 22 countries, but not enough for a global church whos...


After retirement and wife's death, Wilcox still teaching great lessons

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Of Deseret Book’s many authors, S. Michael Wilcox is among the most popular. In addition to his list of bes...

Austin Ainge loves coaching

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Painting Austin Ainge as a professional basketball coach is as easy as connecting dots. Ainge stopped with ...


Anti-Mormon mockery can actually lead to teaching moments

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Two plays about Mormonism are scheduled to premiere shortly in the northeastern United States. According to...

National Novel Writing Month

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Ever heard of NaNoWriMo? No, it’s not a dance from a Pacific Island somewhere, it’s the shortened form of N...


Think swan, not ugly duckling, Pres. Uchtdorf says

by Deseret News | What We Believe

Like the ugly duckling in the Hans Christian Andersen story, young adults should become aware of who they r...

The movie Mormon parents will enjoy

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

There is a movie every person will want to see this summer — and it’s not "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hal...

NFL teaching Kruger to manage time well

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Paul Kruger, in his first year as a professional athlete, said the gift of time can be a double-edged sword...