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Lower LDS missionary age spells tuition break for out-of-state students

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Out-of-state college students in Utah could get a tuition break thanks to the LDS Church allowing men and w...

Stadium of Fire flag burning was fake

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Fifty thousand people stood in silence Saturday night as men in uniform brought a giant American flag into ...


Mom, Mormon, monster truck driver

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

When Nicole Jardin Johnson, mother of two boys, takes a drive, it's not a minivan she's climbing into, but ...


U.S. Mormon missionaries to be banned from Switzerland

by Deseret News | Everything Else

The makeup of LDS Church missionaries serving in Switzerland may drastically change by 2012, with immigrati...

Best way to get students to school on time is through praise, Y. researchers find

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Forget the tardy slip. New research out of Brigham Young University suggests that the best way to get stude...

UVU unveils new MBA program

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Utah Valley University will soon be competing with neighboring Brigham Young University for MBA hopefuls, a...

Judge clears way for Elizabeth Smart to testify

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Elizabeth Smart will testify Thursday as part of the federal competency hearing of her accused kidnapper, B...

Famed BYU religion professor, Monte S. Nyman, dies

by Deseret News | Everything Else

When Richard Whitehead first met former BYU professor Monte Nyman, he was immediately lifted by his sheepis...


Why Fox fired Glenn Beck

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

You've heard that Fox News fired Glenn Beck, right? You heard that Fox couldn't manage him anymore. You rea...

BYU ranks 4th in nation for entrepreneurship programs

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

Brigham Young University has been ranked fourth in the country for its entrepreneurship programs at both th...