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BYU grad films world's largest snowball fight (+video)

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Devin Graham, a cinematographer and Brigham Young University graduate, is a YouTube filmmaker who recently ...


'We are all in this together' Pres. Monson reminds Mormon faithful as conference concludes

by Deseret News | What We Believe

President Thomas S. Monson brought "a most inspiring conference" to a close on a warm-but-breezy Sunday aft...

LDS Dems invite Utahns to first event

by Deseret News | News from Utah

The newly formed LDS Dems caucus of the Utah State Democratic Party will hold its first event on Saturday. ...


LDS officials meet with gay-rights advocates

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Representatives from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints met Monday morning with leaders of the...


Crash in Honduras Kills LDS Missionary, Injures Companion from Utah

by Deseret News | News from Utah

An LDS missionary from El Salvador died Thursday after a car accident in Honduras. His companion, who is fr...


Seeds of Hope: How one Mormon woman is helping Africa help itself

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

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Bishop Burton explains Church philosophy on buying Utah real estate

by Deseret News | News from Utah

When the Mormon Church recently purchased 13 acres near 400 South and Main Street in Salt Lake City, some w...


Former NBA player, Mormon Thurl Bailey named ambassador to Utah refugee community

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know Saints & Sports

Former Utah Jazz player turned singer/songwriter, public speaker and TV basketball analyst Thurl Bailey has...

Cerebral palsy no obstacle for happy hiker, biker, Ph.D.-to-be

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

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Studies show the benefits of being grateful

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Buttery stuffing. Oozing gravy. Creamy mashed potatoes. The traditional Thanksgiving dinner is not for the ...