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Race marks bicentennial of surgery that saved Joseph Smith's leg

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

The “Joseph’s Miracle Run” 5K race, sponsored by the Smith Foundation, celebrated the 200th anniversary of ...


Despite hard times, Americans are the most generous in the world

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

The United States is the most generous nation in the world, according to a global study released Monday. Ir...


Scientists still searching for 'God particle'

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Creation is at the center of religion, and it is also at the center of a search, not for God, but for the "...


Utah Tops Nation for Voluntarism 8 years Running

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Call it Utah’s eight-peat. For the eighth consecutive year, the Beehive State was recognized as the top sta...


Devotional featuring Jabari Parker and his family has been canceled

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

An LDS devotional featuring high school basketball phenom Jabari Parker and his family this weekend has bee...

President Uchtdorf among Bronze Minuteman honorees

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Gov. Gary Herbert and President Dieter F. Uchtdorf, second counselor in the First Presidency of The Church ...


Typhoon Recovery: Sleepless Nights for those in Search of Help and Giving Help

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Ever since the storm, Benson E. Misalucha finds it hard to sleep. There is too much to do. Along the coast ...


A Miraculous Marriage

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Could there be a better Valentine’s Day story than the marriage of Bayo Olayemi and Mariama Kallon? Separat...


LDS Church announces limited layoffs

by Deseret News | News from Utah

A number of employees of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are being laid off in what a churc...


'Golden toaster' may be demolished following USU land swap

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Known to locals as the "golden toaster" because of its shape and color, the old church at 650 N. 1200 East ...