Salvation Army http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Salvation Army en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:00:01 MDT Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:50:37 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 'Be Good' Sister Oscarson tells BYU-Idaho graduates http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607536/Be-Good-Sister-Oscarson-tells-BYU-Idaho-graduates.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607536/Be-Good-Sister-Oscarson-tells-BYU-Idaho-graduates.html Sister Bonnie L. Oscarson speaks to BYU-Idaho graduates during commencement exercises held on July 23. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:20:00 MDT Observers uncertain about the impact of Obama's employment orders on faith-based agencies http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607393/Observers-uncertain-about-the-impact-of-Obamas-employment-orders-on-faith-based-agencies.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607393/Observers-uncertain-about-the-impact-of-Obamas-employment-orders-on-faith-based-agencies.html President Obama's July 21 executive order adding sexual orientation and gender identity to a list of conditions on which... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:20:00 MDT Charitable giving is up, but not for all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605788/Charitable-giving-is-up-but-not-for-all.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605788/Charitable-giving-is-up-but-not-for-all.html A new report shows that as the economy recovers from the recession, so is charitable giving. But what does the report say... Thu, 26 Jun 2014 00:40:00 MDT We all scream for charity: Ice cream scoops benefit Salvation Army efforts http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605794/We-all-scream-for-charity-Ice-cream-scoops-benefit-Salvation-Army-efforts.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605794/We-all-scream-for-charity-Ice-cream-scoops-benefit-Salvation-Army-efforts.html Visitors to Gallivan Plaza enjoyed a tasty treat for a good cause on Wednesday in Salt Lake City. Wed, 25 Jun 2014 16:20:37 MDT Sen. Mike Lee, Dirk Kempthorne, Joel Osteen meet with Pope Francis at Vatican http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765654548/Sen-Mike-Lee-Dirk-Kempthorne-Joel-Osteen-meet-with-Pope-Francis-at-Vatican.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765654548/Sen-Mike-Lee-Dirk-Kempthorne-Joel-Osteen-meet-with-Pope-Francis-at-Vatican.html Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, was part of a small group that met privately with Pope Francis at the Vatican today. The two conversed... Thu, 05 Jun 2014 00:00:00 MDT Searchers scour rubble after gas explosion kills 7 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765649641/Searchers-scour-rubble-after-gas-explosion-kills-7.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765649641/Searchers-scour-rubble-after-gas-explosion-kills-7.html A seventh person has been confirmed killed by an explosion that flattened two New York City apartment buildings. Thu, 13 Mar 2014 21:47:53 MDT Turkeys donated to Greek Orthodox Church for distribution to needy on Thanksgiving http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590595/Turkeys-donated-to-Greek-Orthodox-Church-for-distribution-to-needy-on-Thanksgiving.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590595/Turkeys-donated-to-Greek-Orthodox-Church-for-distribution-to-needy-on-Thanksgiving.html Frozen turkeys were donated to the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in Salt Lake City on Thursday. Thu, 14 Nov 2013 17:11:39 MST Reddit hopes to break worldwide Secret Santa record http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590217/Reddit-hopes-to-break-worldwide-Secret-Santa-record.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590217/Reddit-hopes-to-break-worldwide-Secret-Santa-record.html Reddit is hosting its annual Secret Santa. This year, it hopes to get into the Guinness Book of World Records for the largest... Fri, 08 Nov 2013 17:00:00 MST Riots in Kenya after cleric, 3 others, killed http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765639272/Riots-in-Kenya-after-cleric-3-others-killed.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765639272/Riots-in-Kenya-after-cleric-3-others-killed.html Gunmen killed a Muslim cleric and three others in a hail of bullets in the Kenyan port city of Mombasa, a year after the... Fri, 04 Oct 2013 11:53:49 MDT Letters: Pulling together http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587633/Pulling-together.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587633/Pulling-together.html If this government shutdown continues, there will be people who will be hurting. Instead of pointing fingers, blaming and... Fri, 04 Oct 2013 00:00:00 MDT Kids awarded gift cards to purchase much-needed school supplies http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583547/Kids-awarded-gift-cards-to-purchase-much-needed-school-supplies.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583547/Kids-awarded-gift-cards-to-purchase-much-needed-school-supplies.html The Salvation Army selected more than 30 students in need to purchase school supplies from Target. Tue, 23 Jul 2013 18:31:45 MDT Philadelphia collapse survivor describes ordeal http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631854/Philadelphia-collapse-survivor-describes-ordeal.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631854/Philadelphia-collapse-survivor-describes-ordeal.html A survivor of a Philadelphia building collapse that killed six people and injured 13 others says she heard the sound of... Mon, 10 Jun 2013 14:31:26 MDT Lawyers slam demolition work at Pa. collapse site http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631810/Lawyers-slam-demolition-work-at-Pa-collapse-site.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631810/Lawyers-slam-demolition-work-at-Pa-collapse-site.html Attorneys for four people suing over the collapse of a downtown building that killed six people last week lambasted the... Sun, 09 Jun 2013 16:03:32 MDT Operator in Pa. collapse deaths turns self in; accused of being high on marijuana http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631688/Operator-in-Pa-collapse-deaths-turns-self-in-accused-of-being-high-on-marijuana.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631688/Operator-in-Pa-collapse-deaths-turns-self-in-accused-of-being-high-on-marijuana.html Officials say a warrant has been issued for the arrest of a heavy equipment operator in the collapse of a Philadelphia... Sat, 08 Jun 2013 14:56:36 MDT Some American charities giving large sums to corporate fundraisers and little to the needy, study says http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865581334/Some-American-charities-giving-large-sums-to-corporate-fundraisers-and-little-to-the-needy-study.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865581334/Some-American-charities-giving-large-sums-to-corporate-fundraisers-and-little-to-the-needy-study.html Some charities in the United States have funneled more than a billion dollars over the past 10 years to corporate solicitors... Fri, 07 Jun 2013 15:05:00 MDT Search goes on after Philadelphia building collapse kills 6 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631554/Search-goes-on-after-Philadelphia-building-collapse-kills-6.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631554/Search-goes-on-after-Philadelphia-building-collapse-kills-6.html As a bulldozer began to clear away the debris of a collapsed building that killed six people, city officials said a search... Thu, 06 Jun 2013 14:26:12 MDT Mayor: 6 dead in Philadelphia building collapse http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631457/Mayor-6-dead-in-Philadelphia-building-collapse.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631457/Mayor-6-dead-in-Philadelphia-building-collapse.html A building that was being torn down collapsed with a thunderous boom Wednesday, raining bricks on a neighboring thrift store,... Wed, 05 Jun 2013 22:27:41 MDT Philadelphia building collapses, people believed trapped http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631450/Philadelphia-building-collapses-people-believed-trapped.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631450/Philadelphia-building-collapses-people-believed-trapped.html A four-story Phialdelphia building being demolished collapsed Wednesday on the edge of downtown, and the fire commissioner... Wed, 05 Jun 2013 10:41:59 MDT How to help in the tornado aftermath http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580445/How-to-help-in-the-tornado-aftermath.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580445/How-to-help-in-the-tornado-aftermath.html What people can do to help after what one meteorologist called the worst tornado in history struck Moore, Okla. Tue, 21 May 2013 06:20:00 MDT How to help after Boston Marathon bombings, Texas fertilizer plant explosion crises http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578824/How-to-help-after-Boston-Marathon-bombings-Texas-fertilizer-plant-explosion-crises.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578824/How-to-help-after-Boston-Marathon-bombings-Texas-fertilizer-plant-explosion-crises.html In the aftermath of a crisis, the desire to help is often frustrated by concerns about potential scams. Here's a guide to... Tue, 23 Apr 2013 14:30:00 MDT Actress Roma Downey and husband call for greater Bible literacy http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865574590/Actress-Roma-Downey-and-husband-call-for-greater-Bible-literacy.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865574590/Actress-Roma-Downey-and-husband-call-for-greater-Bible-literacy.html Actress Roma Downey of “Touched by an Angel” fame and her husband Mark Burnett, producer of... Fri, 01 Mar 2013 14:05:00 MST Letter: Reinvent Christmas to focus less on 'me, me, me' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765619464/Reinvent-Christmas-to-focus-less-on-me-me-me.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765619464/Reinvent-Christmas-to-focus-less-on-me-me-me.html Sun, 06 Jan 2013 00:00:00 MST Budgeting, Christmas shopping can coexist when planned ahead http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865568760/Budgeting-Christmas-shopping-can-coexist-when-planned-ahead.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865568760/Budgeting-Christmas-shopping-can-coexist-when-planned-ahead.html Budgets and Christmas spirit aren't always the best of friends when excitement in gift giving overrules fiscal wisdom, but... Fri, 14 Dec 2012 08:35:00 MST John Florez: Giving season reminds us who we are http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765616265/Giving-season-reminds-us-who-we-are.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765616265/Giving-season-reminds-us-who-we-are.html Thanksgiving Day, along with Christmas and other religious traditions, marks the beginning of the "giving season" that brings... Sat, 24 Nov 2012 00:00:00 MST Photo gallery: Salvation Army delivers holiday meals to seniors, families http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567366/Photo-gallery-Salvation-Army-delivers-holiday-meals-to-seniors-families.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567366/Photo-gallery-Salvation-Army-delivers-holiday-meals-to-seniors-families.html More than 500 meals were delivered to senior citizens who otherwise would not have a home-cooked meal on Thanksgiving Day. It... Thu, 22 Nov 2012 16:33:51 MST Food pantries and service organizations gear up, seek donations for the holiday season http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567197/Food-pantries-and-service-organizations-gear-up-seek-donations-for-the-holiday-season.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567197/Food-pantries-and-service-organizations-gear-up-seek-donations-for-the-holiday-season.html With Thanksgiving days away and Christmas right around the corner this holiday season, food banks and service organizations... Tue, 20 Nov 2012 07:20:00 MST Classic Harlow & Gable flick ‘Red Dust’ arrives on DVD at long last http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865566423/Classic-Harlow--Gable-flick-6Red-Dust7-arrives-on-DVD-at-long-last.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865566423/Classic-Harlow--Gable-flick-6Red-Dust7-arrives-on-DVD-at-long-last.html A pair of Jean Harlow-Clark Gable classics finally arrive on DVD, and “Sunset Blvd.” and “Guys and... Sat, 10 Nov 2012 14:00:00 MST 'Disaster after the disaster': Unwanted donations give rise to debate http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615201/Disaster-after-the-disaster-Unwanted-donations-give-rise-to-debate.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615201/Disaster-after-the-disaster-Unwanted-donations-give-rise-to-debate.html Superstorm Sandy has brought out generosity far and wide in the biggest U.S. relief effort for the American Red Cross and... Fri, 09 Nov 2012 12:59:48 MST Religious values will play role in presidential election http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765606134/Religious-values-will-play-role-in-presidential-election.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765606134/Religious-values-will-play-role-in-presidential-election.html Sun, 23 Sep 2012 00:00:00 MDT Romney arrives in Louisiana for storm visit http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765600781/Romney-arrives-in-Louisiana-for-storm-visit.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765600781/Romney-arrives-in-Louisiana-for-storm-visit.html Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney detoured to hurricane-damaged Louisiana on Friday as he campaigned his way out... Fri, 31 Aug 2012 15:12:19 MDT Bloggernacle Back Bench: Back-to-school blogs http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865561297/Back-to-school-blogs.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865561297/Back-to-school-blogs.html Tips and traditions for going back to school including how to help teenagers understand adults, finding clothing deals,... Tue, 28 Aug 2012 05:00:00 MDT Many wildfire evacuation orders lifted in Oklahoma http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765594952/Many-wildfire-evacuation-orders-lifted-in-Oklahoma.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765594952/Many-wildfire-evacuation-orders-lifted-in-Oklahoma.html Many Oklahoma residents forced to leave their homes because of raging wildfires were allowed to return Sunday, despite some... Sun, 05 Aug 2012 20:27:38 MDT Tornado recovery marches on 5 months later http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765594079/Tornado-recovery-marches-on-5-months-later.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765594079/Tornado-recovery-marches-on-5-months-later.html Within an hour after deadly tornadoes touched down and ripped a violent 50-mile gash through Southern Indiana earlier this... Thu, 02 Aug 2012 08:20:48 MDT Flashlight bombs puzzle officials http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765581897/Flashlight-bombs-puzzle-officials.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765581897/Flashlight-bombs-puzzle-officials.html Flick the switch on these flashlights and they don't light up. They blow up. Fri, 08 Jun 2012 22:53:55 MDT Flashlight bombs puzzle Phoenix authorities http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765581753/Flashlight-bombs-puzzle-Phoenix-authorities.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765581753/Flashlight-bombs-puzzle-Phoenix-authorities.html Flick the switch on these flashlights and they don't light up. They blow up. Fri, 08 Jun 2012 13:19:11 MDT Flashlight bombs puzzle Phoenix authorities http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765581750/Flashlight-bombs-puzzle-Phoenix-authorities.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765581750/Flashlight-bombs-puzzle-Phoenix-authorities.html Flick the switch on these flashlights and they don't light up. They blow up. Fri, 08 Jun 2012 13:05:45 MDT Outside London, Olympics show off iconic England http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765581409/Outside-London-Olympics-show-off-iconic-England.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765581409/Outside-London-Olympics-show-off-iconic-England.html While it was Britain's vibrant capital that won the right to host the 2012 Games, events aren't confined to London.... Thu, 07 Jun 2012 08:54:10 MDT Dog Scouts of America have troops in 22 states http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765565581/Dog-Scouts-of-America-have-troops-in-22-states.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765565581/Dog-Scouts-of-America-have-troops-in-22-states.html They've got badges and campouts, cookie drives and troops in 22 states. The Dog Scouts of America even has a motto or two as... Tue, 03 Apr 2012 11:46:31 MDT Son charged with murder in Bismarck woman's death http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765564633/Son-charged-with-murder-in-Bismarck-womans-death.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765564633/Son-charged-with-murder-in-Bismarck-womans-death.html A man accused of killing his 83-year-old mother and stealing her new car claimed Friday that he is innocent. Fri, 30 Mar 2012 18:35:15 MDT