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Anonymous group in Utah issues list of 1,300 alleged illegal immigrants

by Deseret News | Everything Else

An anonymous group says it quietly watched Hispanics in their neighborhoods, schools, churches and "public ...

Former president of Indonesia mourned by LDS leaders

by Deseret News | Everything Else

When Hal Jensen first met Abdurrahman Wahid, he told the blind Islamic cleric he couldn't drink the tea tha...


Why Bloomberg Businessweek's Mormon finance cover was unethical and offensive

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

One of the four pillars of the Society of Professional Journalists' code of ethics is to "minimize harm." S...

Philadelphia Mormon temple plans move forward

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

Plans to build the first Mormon temple in Pennsylvania are moving forward. A Philadelphia City Council comm...


U.S. Supreme Court Puts Same-sex Marriage in Utah on Hold

by Deseret News | News from Utah

The Supreme Court on Monday put same-sex marriages on hold in Utah, at least while a federal appeals court ...


Elizabeth Smart's accused kidnapper will go on trial Nov. 1

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Brian David Mitchell will go on trial in federal court starting Nov. 1 for allegedly kidnapping and raping ...

Now that SLC has passed it, will state consider gay rights law?

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Now that Salt Lake City has passed an anti-discrimination ordinance for gays and lesbians in employment and...

Arson suspected in Mormon meetinghouse fire in Santaquin

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Police and fire crews are investigating an arson-caused fire that heavily damaged an LDS church. "It's defi...


Chad Lewis, others reach summit of Kilimanjaro

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Former BYU and Philadelphia Eagles tight end Chad Lewis, joined by former New England Patriots linebacker T...


No 2022 bid for SLC Winter Olympics

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Utah's hopes of hosting another Winter Games are on hold with the U.S. Olympic Committee's surprise announc...