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Young LDS Boy Loses Battle with Leukemia, Wins Hearts of Community

by Deseret News | News from Utah

A little boy who won the hearts of a community and nation in his last days of battling leukemia died Tuesda...


Internet addiction harming marriage

by Deseret News | Everything Else

SALT LAKE CITY — At first Ashley Yates just thought her husband of three weeks was excited about a new vide...


Man shot at Oquirrh Mountain Mormon temple was accused of real estate scam

by Deseret News | News from Utah

The man police fatally shot at the LDS Church's Oquirrh Mountain Temple on Christmas Day was the target of ...


Church repeats call for 'civil discourse' on immigration

by Deseret News | News from Utah

With "Utah's list" and "Arizona's legislation" being the buzz words of late, the local spotlight on immigra...


Vocal Point out of the running on 'The Sing-off'

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Despite convincing the judges that they could sing with soul, BYU's Vocal Point was voted off "The Sing-off...


Salt Lake hunger-fighting charities win $1 million in grants from Walmart

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Utahns "like" Wal-Mart. They really "like" Wal-Mart. Or at least they like the fact that the world's larges...


U.S. News rankings: BYU makes leap to No. 71

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Brigham Young University climbed significantly in the U.S. News & World Report America's Best Colleges rank...


Jury has spoken: Brian David Mitchell guilty in the kidnapping, rape of Elizabeth Smart

by Deseret News | News from Utah

More than 8 1/2 years after a young Elizabeth Smart was stolen away from her own bedroom at knifepoint, a j...


Boy Scouts announce new award for playing video games

by Deseret News | Everything Else

You knew it had to be coming — recognition in the U.S. Scouting program for playing video games. The Boy Sc...


Susan Powell's family expresses frustrations on 'Dr. Phil'

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Family and friends of Susan Cox Powell appeared on CBS' Dr. Phil show Tuesday in an episode in which the ta...