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Mitchell found competent to stand trial in Elizabeth Smart kidnapping

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Brian David Mitchell, the man accused of abducting and raping Elizabeth Smart, has been ruled competent to ...


Arrest made in Utah LDS church fires

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Investigators Sunday arrested a man suspected of setting fire to two LDS Church meetinghouses in South Salt...


Pres Thomas S. Monson dedicates youth camp in Ontario

by Deseret News | Everything Else

President Thomas S. Monson returned "home" to eastern Canada to dedicate on Saturday a camp that bears his ...


City Creek prepares for LDS General Conference weekend

by Deseret News | News from Utah

The debut of City Creek Center exceeded expectations, but owners of the shops and stores that constitute th...


LDS Columbine survivor offers messages of hope to Newtown community

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Every time Amber Wright hears about another school shooting, her heart breaks. Wright is a survivor of the ...


Tom Brokaw, Mormon Tabernacle Choir create special show

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

As the nation looked back on a decade since the 9/11 destruction, it was fitting, perhaps, that the 10-year...


Anti-pornography Rally Aims at Keeping Sexualized Ads Out of Community

by Deseret News | News from Utah

BOUNTIFUL — The day the advertisement hit Bountiful mailboxes, Sen. Todd Weiler's phone started ringing. "Y...


260 million Mormons by 2080?

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

It is almost as if Rodney Stark had taken up the ultimate "set a date" missionary challenge — by the time 2...

This Is the Place monument isn't quite at actual 'Place'

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Where is the actual site where Brigham Young declared what is now Salt Lake Valley as "the place" in 1847? ...


Mitt Romney takes GOP lead

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Two new polls confirm what Mitt Romney's recent fundraising frenzy suggested: Romney is now the clear front...