Scott G Winterton, Deseret News
BYU introduces Mark Pope as the school's new men's head basketball coach at a press conference at the BYU Broadcast Building in Provo on Wednesday, April 10, 2019.

SALT LAKE CITY — Here’s a look at the news for April 11.

Does holding hands with your spouse decrease stress? This new BYU study says yes.

Police say that a Utah family’s decision to share their sextortion suicide story “likely saved some lives.”

BYU’s Mark Pope shows his enthusiasm while being introduced as Cougars’ new head basketball coach.

Utah Sen. Mike Lee calls Facebook and Twitter claims of political neutrality “laughable.”

BYU responds to student criticism and concerns over Honor Code Office.

The Utah Jazz will face the Houston Rockets in the first round of the NBA playoffs.

Planned Parenthood sues Utah over new law banning abortion after 18 weeks.

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