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Elizabeth Smart Details Kidnapping in New Memoir

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Minutes after 14-year-old Elizabeth Smart was snatched from her bedroom in the dead of night, a police crui...

Mormons hearing the same old story

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Newsflash! Mormons are misunderstood and unliked. Recently, it was announced that most Americans don't unde...


Facebook pages help anti-porn groups fuel discussion and activism locally and nationally

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Tori Byers was shocked when she found it. The pornography belonged to someone close to her, which made the ...


LDS author Stephen Covey hospitalized after bike accident

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Motivational speaker and author Stephen R. Covey was knocked unconscious after crashing his bicycle Thursda...

Utah dead last in per-pupil spending — again

by Deseret News | News from Utah

The fact Utah is last in the nation again for per pupil spending has parents wanting answers and educators ...


Fictionist cut in third round of Rolling Stone competition

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

Despite an overwhelming amount of support from local fans, Provo's Fictionist was eliminated in the third r...

BYU Radio now Sirius XM Satellite Radio

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

BYU Radio was just named one of five channels given lease space on Sirius XM Satellite Radio in a push for ...


LDS Church sponsors U.N. event on helping women

by Deseret News | What We Believe

Violence against women isn't just physical, it can be structural, the executive director of LDS Charities s...


Former LDS Young Women president dies

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Avid pianist, choir leader, high school music teacher and former LDS Young Women General President Ruth Har...


Sex and Television: How America went from 'I Love Lucy' to 'Playboy Club'

by Deseret News | Arts & Entertainment

In a bright-pink tank top, a light-haired girl crosses the student parking lot of West Beverly Hills High S...