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'Be the greatest,' Elder L. Tom Perry urges

by Deseret News | What We Believe

Young adults today must step forward and assume their role in preserving the noble heritage of the past, sa...


Obama adviser denies calling Romney "weird"

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

David Axelrod, senior adviser to President Barack Obama, denied a Politico report Friday morning that the O...


LDS Church to reuse the rubble from the old downtown malls

by Deseret News | News from Utah

With all the attention paid to the new City Creek Center development, a lot of Utahns may be starting to fo...


Harvard first, BYU second: Most popular schools in US

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Brigham Young University is the second most popular national university in the United States, according to ...

U of Utah seniors say goodbye with vulgar send off in student newspaper

by Deseret News | News from Utah

As a parting gift to the University of Utah, graduating senior writers at the student newspaper decided to ...

Scout fundraising drive is ending quotas and earned discounts

by Deseret News | News from Utah

The annual Friends of Scouting drive for the Great Salt Lake Council of the Boy Scouts of America will feat...


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 ...

Vasalia community mourns death of Mormon bishop

by Deseret News | Everything Else

One day after a shooting at an LDS chapel left a Mormon bishop dead, the Visalia community mourned the loss...


Mormon Helping Hands video nominated for CNN award

by Deseret News | What They're Saying About "Us"

Members of the LDS faith have become known for wearing yellow shirts and giving service. The Mormon Helping...


The Missionary Training Center: a timeline

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has sent out more than 1 million missionaries dating back t...