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Obama proposes pay freeze, appoints BYU professor Rex Facer to Federal Salary Council

by Deseret News | Everything Else

The proposal to freeze federal salaries announced Monday by President Barack Obama will affect 36,400 emplo...


Elder Holland: Rely on 'permanent things'

by Deseret News | What We Believe

Invoking three British "voices from the past" — Cardinal Thomas Wolsey, writer Rudyard Kipling, and poet an...

BYU center for self-reliance named after Elder Melvin J. Ballard

by Deseret News | News from Utah

BYU has renamed its Center for Economic Self-Reliance after an apostle who helped to implement the LDS Chur...


Forbes Magazine ranks Utah 'the best state for business'

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Utah is the best state for business, Forbes Magazine reported Tuesday, illustrating the positive economic o...


Supreme Court Issues Stay in Utah Gay Marriage Recognition Case

by Deseret News | News from Utah

SALT LAKE CITY — The U.S. Supreme Court put recognition of same-sex marriages performed in Utah on hold unt...


100-year-old Eagle Scout is honored in his 100th year

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Glade Sanders was just 9 months old when the Boy Scouts of America awarded the first Eagle Scout badge in 1...

A generation gap in understanding porn of today

by Deseret News | Everything Else

It is hard to talk about pornography without being pornographic. That's why when Jill C. Manning, a marriag...


Elder Jeffrey Holland: LDS Church desperately needs more senior missionaries

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

For the first time in 40 years, former University of Utah sports information director Bruce Woodbury has no...

LDS women's conference goes back more than a century

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

When women gather across the globe for the LDS Church's general Relief Society meeting Saturday night, it w...


More Americans hold unfavorable views toward Mormons

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

More Americans have a strongly unfavorable impression of Mormons than a strongly favorable one — by a ratio...