Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News
General authorities sustain leaders the Saturday afternoon session of the 189th Annual General Conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Conference Center in Salt Lake City on Saturday, April 6, 2019.

SALT LAKE CITY — Here’s a look at the news for April 8.

A look at our top headlines:

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ full-throttle year of change shifted as the 189th Annual General Conference ended with a plea from church leaders.

Utah Sen. Mitt Romney agreed with President Donald Trump that asylum-seekers at the border are “overwhelming our system.”

Discussions will begin today on tackling Utah’s tax reform.

The Utah Jazz’s winning streak snapped with a 113-109 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers.

Homeland Security Sec. Nielsen resigned Sunday amid border turmoil.

A look at our InDepth coverage:

  • Discrimination case delayed, sexual harassment report forgotten in Title IX staff transition at Utah State University
  • Sherpa, snowplow or drone: What's your parenting style?
  • It's not president, but Mitt Romney seems satisfied settling in as a senator
  • El Paso Mayor Dee Margo says Washington, D.C., is to blame for nation's immigration problems
  • This Utah ethics slam asks: Is public shaming ethical?
  • Republicans invoke women's rights in new effort to oppose controversial Equality Act. Here's why

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