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Lost Recording of an Interview with 1867 Mormon Pioneer Found

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Getting to know an ancestor through journals, stories and old photographs is one thing. It’s quite another ...


Salt Lake City named among 20 most 'resilient' cities by sustainability group

by Deseret News | News from Utah

The city's pursuit of renewable energy for power and its construction of streets and sewer systems to withs...


Powder at LDS Church Office Building 'Not a Credible Threat'

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Powder found inside envelopes mailed to the downtown Church Office Building Friday resulted in six people b...


4 BYU alumni among 100 senators in upcoming 113th U.S. Congress

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

BYU is in impressive company in the 113th U.S. Congress convened Thursday. Four BYU graduates are among the...

"Kiss-in" demonstration held just outside the Temple Square Plaza

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

A "kiss-in" drew about 60 people sporting pink paper hearts to the sidewalk just off of LDS Church property...

LDS Church, local research fund helps children around the world

by Deseret News | Everything Else

In Africa, death is cheated when small children are given a tiny zinc pill to stop diarrhea. And iodine in ...

Provo, Salt Lake in top 20 of Forbes' list of best places for business and careers

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Provo is the second-best city in the United States for business and careers, according to a new list by For...

Salt Lake ranks among most family-friendly cities

by Deseret News | News from Utah

When it comes to being family friendly, Salt Lake City ranks among the top major cities in the nation — rig...


Huntsman: 'Presidential contest not about religion'

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Jon Huntsman Jr. talks about running for president as a Mormon in a Washington Times profile published Mond...


LDS Church shares financial history, philosophy

by Deseret News | Everything Else

The increasing visibility of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has prompted media requests fo...