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What an autistic boy typed on his iPad shocked his mother — and sparked questions about heaven

What an autistic boy typed on his iPad shocked his mother — and sparked questions about heaven

Billy Hallowell, Deseret News When Tahni Cullen saw what her 7-year-old son had typed on his iPad, she was absolutely stunned. “I thought maybe I was on candid camera or I was losing it or something,” she recently told “The...

 

What are the 12 most fun cities in the country? Find out

Herb Scribner, Deseret News The United States can be a pretty fun place, if you know where to look. Thankfully for those seeking fun, a recent survey from WalletHub, a budgeting and financial responsibility website, just outlined the most fun...

 

New features being added to Instagram and Twitter

New features being added to Instagram and Twitter

 

Here’s how the U.S. government plans to tackle religious discrimination in public schools

Billy Hallowell, Deseret News In the midst of a presidential campaign where religion — particularly Islam — has been a major point of discussion, the U.S. Department of Education has announced new efforts to track religious discrimination...

 

8 thoughts every parent has when their child leaves for college

8 thoughts every parent has when their child leaves for college

Chelsea Rutter, FamilyShare ‘Tis the season to send children off to college. From the acceptance letter to driving away from campus, every parent of a college student has these eight thoughts: 1. “I’m so proud!” You watched...

 

Refugee families dream of being reunited

Allison Pond, Deseret News OREOKASTRO, GREECE — It’s a sweltering summer day at the Diavota refugee camp in northern Greece. Rouya Addin, 30, is doing what she’s done every day since arriving here in March: nothing. Nothing...

 

Homeless shelter is about to open a restaurant — here’s the inspiring reason why

Homeless shelter is about to open a restaurant — here’s the inspiring reason why

Billy Hallowell, Deseret News A homeless shelter in Maryland is preparing to launch a community bistro and coffee shop that will do much more than simply feed hungry patrons; it will also offer training and job opportunities to at-risk populations. It’s...

 

What I’m doing to teach my daughters about rape culture

What I’m doing to teach my daughters about rape culture

Erin Stewart, Deseret News Discussions on rape culture are everywhere lately after a Stanford student was convicted of assaulting a passed-out woman on a college campus and was sentenced to six months in jail and ultimately only served three,...

 

New features being added to Instagram and Twitter

New features being added to Instagram and Twitter

Lindsey Johnson, KSL.com On Monday, Sept. 12, Instagram implemented a new feature available to all users that will allow them to filter words they consider abusive from their posts’ comments. The new keyword moderation tool can be accessed...

 

5 dating practices to keep once you’ve tied the knot

Megan Shauri, FamilyShare Once the ‘I do’s’ are said and the honeymoon is over, it is easy to get comfortable in your relationship with your new spouse. While it is good to be relaxed in your relationship, it is also important...