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City Creek project coming along

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Watching the retractable roof close over City Creek Center gave the distinct impression that this place wil...

BYU offers help for Internet users

by Deseret News | Everything Else

BYU unveiled a Web site Friday aimed at helping Internet users avoid a variety of high-tech dangers. The si...

Elizabeth Smart: Happy end to a sad saga

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Watching Elizabeth Smart step onto the witness stand and testify with grace and dignity this week brought b...


Why scholar thinks Mormons should support Ground Zero Mosque

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Members of a mistrusted religion were brought before Congress for hearings. They were grilled on every aspe...


Breakthrough in relations between Jews, LDS

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

At first blush, one might think that Mormons and Jews have little in common beyond their status as minority...


Provo rock band Fictionist in final four of Rolling Stone competition

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Thanks to local support, Utah's rock band Fictionist made it to the final four of Rolling Stone magazine's ...

Study finds indulgent parents may aid binge drinking

by Deseret News | Everything Else

You can't just love your kids away from alcohol. In fact, teens who viewed their parents as warm and affect...


Mormon Doesn't Let Paralysis Interfere with Living Life

by Deseret News | Everything Else

On the last day he would run and walk unencumbered, Jeff Griffin noticed that it was a beautiful summer mor...


LDS Children's Choir Director Works to Create "Positive Alternative" for Kids

by Deseret News | News from Utah

You might not have heard of Masafumi Fukuda, but maybe you’ve heard his music, which usually comes in the f...

Utah ranks 3rd in kids' well-being

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Utah, a state that promotes the notion that children are No. 1, ranks No. 3 nationwide in a state-by-state ...