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Mitt Romneys religion appeals to Jews

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Mitt Romney's Jewish supporters find solace in the fact that, like them, Mitt Romney comes from a "religiou...


Elder Richard G. Scott counsels BYU graduates

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Individuals must be a force for good in a world that desperately needs it, Elder Richard G. Scott told more...


Mark Zuckerberg receives warm welcome at BYU

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg told a large audience at BYU's Marriott Center on Friday how he ap...

Utah's private clubs fade into history Wednesday

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Starting Wednesday, Utah's private clubs won't be so private anymore. That's when the new law eliminating p...

Faith and scholarship can co-exist in the classroom

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

As an animation instructor in Los Angeles, Ryan Woodward couldn't tell his students that when he was strugg...


Philanthropists eye LDS model of self-reliance

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

They may seem drastically different: a nonprofit that helps children build lemonade stands, an organization...

Former Miss America (the first Mormon to win) left legacy of family, faith

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Colleen Kay Hutchins Vandeweghe used to tell her four athletic children before games that they weren't comp...

LDS leader served behind Iron Curtain

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The years of successive LDS Church service from Henry Burkhardt are impressive enough — more than three yea...


BYU's Harry Potter parody video is a YouTube hit

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Magic is a hot topic as fans of Harry Potter await the final installment of the movie series. Capitalizing ...


LDS Couple Relies on Faith to Raise 17 Adopted, Disabled Children

by Deseret News | News from Utah Mormon Life

This is the story of a man and a woman who couldn’t have children of their own, so they adopted them — and ...