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U.S. Senator Bennett tests his faith in the Book of Mormon

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

When Sen. Bob Bennett, R-Utah, was public relations director for the late billionaire Howard Hughes and his...


Robert Gay, CEO of Huntsman Gay Global Capital, steps down to join Seventy, taps ex-Citi CFO Crittenden to lead

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Gary Crittenden, former chief financial officer of Citigroup Inc., will take Robert Gay’s place as chief ex...


Samurai sword-wielding Mormon bishop comes to aid of woman being attacked

by Deseret News | Everything Else

A Samurai sword-wielding Mormon bishop helped a neighbor woman escape a Tuesday morning attack by a man who...


Pakistani ambassador to visit LDS headquarters

by Deseret News | News from Utah

His Excellency Husain Haqqani, Ambassador of Pakistan to the United States, is in Salt Lake City as a guest... releases collection of Titanic Records

by Deseret News | Everything Else

To mark the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the RMS Titanic, is releasing thousands of Tit...


Church honored for Salt Lake development progress

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Despite a nationwide recession, Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker says downtown Salt Lake hasn't slowed dow...

Oh my heck! Those who don't swear have higher pain tolerance

by Deseret News | Everything Else

In one of his biggest hits the country artist Rodney Atkins sings, "My 4-year-old said a four-letter word, ...


Ban removed on the use of 'Jesus Christ' in a Memorial Day prayer

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Memorial Day is a day to honor those who have died while in military service to the United States. But this...


Nationwide, media explore what makes Mormons tick

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

With stories about Mormons and Mormonism seemingly everywhere this summer, newspapers, blogs and websites a...


LDS authors win awards at Great Southwest Book Festival

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Several books published by Deseret Book, including its Shadow Mountain and Ensign Peak imprints, received a...