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Widow of firefighter killed in Arizona fighting with employer over benefits

by Deseret News | Everything Else

A mother of four and widow of one of the 19 Hotshot firefighters killed in Yarnell, Ariz., is battling with...

Mormons in the eyes of the New York Times

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

In an occasional column, The Mormon Media Observer will look at the times when Mormons and The Church of Je...


Request for artifacts, experiences and short videos of the Hotel Utah

by Deseret News | Everything Else

In conjunction with the upcoming centennial celebrations of the Joseph Smith Memorial Building, LDS Church ...


Sistine Chapel art illustrates parallels between Moses and Christ

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

For too long, the 10-foot-high pieces of artwork illustrating the parallels between the lives of Moses and ...

Play ball! 'Mormon Night' is big in the big leagues

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Dale Murphy recognized the signs. There was the late-arriving crowd, the national anthem singers wearing bl...


'History of Joseph Fielding Smith' highlights little known facts of 10th president

by Deseret News | What We Believe

The "Dramatized History of Joseph Fielding Smith" is a delightful commentary on the life and teachings of t...

Orson Scott Card: Nothing to fear from the truth

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

When I got home from my mission back in 1973, I discovered that my family had become close with the family ...


The three witnesses and the reality of the Book of Mormon

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Serious critics of the Book of Mormon must neutralize the testimonies of the witnesses to the golden plates...


Play your best for him

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

We led the preschool children upstairs to the church’s sanctuary to hear the Christmas story. The pastor sh...

Orson Scott Card: Time is better than toys

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

We want to provide the best for our kids. But what is "best"? We certainly don't mean the minimum. The old ...