The USU offensive lineman is wearing many hats these days, including husband, student, ward clerk and father.
Uber is riding high in terms of startup companies. But its recent fall from grace shows there may be problems brewing — ones it can avoid if it reads a certain biblical story. Read more »
Brittany Maynard chose to die Nov. 1, but on what would have been her 30th birthday Wednesday, her voice in support of the Right to Die movement rang loud. Read more »
Pope Francis demanded a more just distribution of the world's bounty for the poor and hungry Thursday, telling a U.N. conference on nutrition that access to food is a basic human right that... Read more »
Archaeological research has provided invaluable knowledge about ancient history and the human past more generally. But, like everything human in this life, it has distinct limitations. Read more »
For those who may not be as familiar with Suzanne Collins' book trilogy, here's what you need to know heading into the first leg of the two-part finale. Read more »
Diana Karras, of Roy, got into indexing before she was diagnosed with Stage 3 Lymphoma cancer. Indexing helped her through her ordeal with cancer that is now in remission. Read more »
Leaders of the Catholic, protestant, evangelical and other faiths wrapped up a three-day conference on marriage on Wednesday cheered by new relationships and expressing deep gratitude for President... Read more »
Melyssa Webb does her family history work by using an app called BillionGraves to take over 132,000 pictures of headstones. The information found on these stones is transcribed and put on... Read more »
For his brothers: American Fork family with 4 disabled children finds joy, inspiration in son's football experience
When Nathan Honey steps onto the football field, he is playing for his four brothers who suffer from a genetic disorder, Duchenne muscular dystrophy. He is the family's "strong man" carrying the... Read more »
Netflix and DreamWorks Animation team up to premiere a new design and series for the VeggieTales cast. Read more »
Another day, another stunning blockbuster report that Jesus was married! And to Mary Magdalene! Read more »
Can you be a good Mormon and a Democrat? It's time to throw out the assumptions and judgment. Read more »
The Obama administration is open to limits on the duration of its military efforts in Iraq and Syria and on the potential use of ground forces in a new war authorization against the Islamic State,... Read more »
Popular LDS blogger Al Fox Carraway recently blogged on LDSDaily.com and expressed how the birth of her new daughter has taught her that sometimes God’s plan for us is different from the plan... Read more »
The New York Times recently spoke to an Italian couple — a woman and a priest — who didn’t plan on falling in love, but have nonetheless deeply changed each other's lives. What... Read more »
Jabari Parker, a professional basketball player and member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, posted a picture with two LDS missionaries on Instagram Monday. Read more »
Multiple extant structures in Nauvoo, Illinois, served as both a family home and a place of business. One of those is the home and tin shop of Sylvester and Charity Stoddard. Read more »
Help your children understand the importance of handwriting thank you notes. Read more »
Mandy Forte is a 36-year-old mother of five in Hot Springs, Arkansas. She started indexing obituaries at night after the kids go to bed while she waits for her husband to come home from work. Read more »
In an effort to document the history of LDS Church service in Italy, Elder Lorenzo Semadeni and his wife, Sister Virginia Semadeni, have started “The Italian Project.” Read more »
Two Palestinian cousins armed with meat cleavers and a gun stormed a Jerusalem synagogue during morning prayers Tuesday, killing four people in the city's bloodiest attack in years. Police killed... Read more »
Deseret News Editor Paul Edwards sat down in Vatican City with LDS Church leaders to discuss the significance of Humanum: An International Interreligious Colloquium on The Complementarity of Man... Read more »
America needs heroes, former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney told BYU students and faculty gathered for a Tuesday forum. Read more »
President Henry B. Eyring declares happiness and progress can be sacred byproducts of marrige between a woman and a man. Read more »
Brittany Maynard's mother is responding angrily to the Vatican's criticism of Maynard's decision to end her life early under an Oregon law written to let terminally ill patients die on their own... Read more »
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Emily Jones-Sanchez, who lost her husband in a caving incident at Nutty Putty Cave in 2009, tells of her experiences and the faith, gratitude and blessings that have shaped her life for the past... Read more »
USU offensive lineman Kevin Whimpey is wearing many hats these days, including husband, college football player, student, ward clerk and new father. Read more »
"Duck Dynasty" darling Sadie Robertson will learn her fate in part two of the season finale of ABC's “Dancing With The Stars” on Tuesday. Robertson has impressed fans around the country... Read more »
David Archuleta, Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Piano Guys and other famous YouTubers to participate in world's largest interfaith Nativity
The world record for the largest live Nativity will be challenged next week in Utah, and you could be a part of it. The event will take place next Monday, Dec. 1, at Rock Canyon Park. Read more »
The returned missionary discussed her insecurities, her career and her testimony with Mormon youths in an online event sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on Tuesday. Read more »
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints recently released its Christmas video, “He is the Gift,” encouraging members to remember the true meaning of Christmas and share it with... Read more »
Woman debates whether she should or should not end her two-year relationship before the holiday season and asks Angela for advice. Read more »
Sarah Van Dam is a good wife and mother. Then, with absolutely no history with addiction, she became addicted to painkillers. Like dark storm clouds that moved wherever she did, Van Dam had a... Read more »
We all know the story about the pilgrims' first Thanksgiving. But do we know the story of the miracle on their Mayflower voyage? Read more »
For the first time, the Church is contacting millions of its members via email to share important announcements. On Dec. 3 and 4, batches of emails will be sent to members who have provided an... Read more »
Construction will begin next summer on an expansion of the LDS Church's missionary training center in Provo. The expansion will increase the MTC's capacity to host and train 3,500 missionaries at a... Read more »
In his April 1992 general conference talk, " An Attitude of Gratitude ," President Thomas S. Monson, then a member of the First Presidency, recounted the New Testament story of how only one of 10... Read more »
A knowledge of his family history recently placed one missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the spotlight. Read more »
On Nov. 25 in the small town of Byron, Wyoming, Edwin and Geri Neville will celebrate their 81st wedding anniversary. Read more »
Leaders from multiple religions said they were energized and optimistic as they left the Vatican's interfaith marriage summit last week. They told the Deseret News about what they hope to see... Read more »
Nathan Glad is a grateful boy. He is also a fragile one. He was born with osteogenesis imperfecta (brittle bone disease), which means his bones have the approximate density of uncooked pasta. Read more »
Ask 10 members of my family to name their favorite dish from my mother’s Thanksgiving dinners, and you’ll get 10 different answers. But for me, it will always be her turkey stuffing. Read more »
Television is a medium that celebrates vapidity, but with "Battlestar Galactica," Glen A. Larson produced something profound. Read more »
Mormonism is less what you believe and more who you serve. Heaven isn't full of clouds and space, it will be full of people; the same people who are here now. None of us are perfect, which is one... Read more »
A fascination with people and a desire to share goodness led Sandi and Claire Gentry — a mother and daughter from Ladera Ranch, California — to create an Instagram account they titled... Read more »
The Mormon Pioneer Cemetery is located at the intersection of Thornton and Crispin streets in Richmond, Ray County, Missouri. In 1911, Junius F. Wells facilitated the placement of the Monument to... Read more »
We weren’t born to be restricted by our shells, or buried with fear, or stay surrounded by darkness. We were born with light and with the innate instinct to let light guide us. Read more »
Leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have increasingly encouraged members to use technology and social media to share the gospel. Larry Richman's new book offers 101 practical... Read more »
Elder Robert B. Harbertson, who served as a general authority of the LDS Church from 1984-89 and was a Utah State University basketball star in the early 1950s, died of cancer on Tuesday in Farmington. Read more »
Here is a list of unique and often bizarre ways that congregation leaders have raised awareness and funds for their churches. Read more »
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