President Boyd K. Packer, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ Quorum of the Twelve, died at home Friday, July 3, 2015, at about 2 p.m. (MDT) from causes incident to age. He was 90 years old.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints made its first ever donation to the Utah Pride Center today to aid its program for homeless and low-income youth, according to a press release from the Utah Pride Center.
The New York Yankees has drafted junior BYU pitcher Kolton Mahoney in the 16th round of the 2015 MLB draft. This marks the second time Mahoney has been drafted, the first time being in the 2014 draft by the Milwaukee Brewers in round 23.
The United States and Cuba have agreed to open embassies in each other’s capitals, the biggest tangible step in the countries’ historic bid to restore ties after more than a half-century of hostilities.