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Utah tops the nation in volunteering

by Salt Lake Tribune | News from Utah

More Utahns volunteered in 2010 than residents of any other state in the nation — making Utah the top state...


Ward, community help LDS child fight brain cancer

by Katie Barlow - LDS Living | Opinions & Features

What started out as a quick trip to the ophthalmologist for 5-year-old Jaylie Nielson ended in her being ru...


FAIR: Joseph Smith didn't act in prophet's role during translation of Kinderhook plates

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Though the Kinderhook plates have often been used to disprove the authenticity of Joseph Smith’s seer-ship,...


Wrongly convicted man says he walked out of prison a better person, talks about faith

by Deseret News | Everything Else

For Utah resident Ted White, the past 13 years of his life have been like being on a treadmill. “You think ...


Opinion: Will Mormons Save the GOP from Xenophobia?

by City Watch | What They're Saying About "Us" Opinions & Features

Two growing forces in conservative politics are on a collision course: xenophobic nationalism and Mormonism...

Members respond to misunderstandings about Mormonism

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

Three members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are taking advantage of their respective p...


High-speed Internet coming to 85 percent of meetinghouses

by Deseret News | Official Church Info

Let me start with a personal story. I was subbing in nursery just this last Sunday and was set to teach the...


Opinion: Calling Romney 'Weird' Sounds Like Code for 'Mormon'

by The Atlantic Wire | Mormons We Know

If Mitt Romney wins the Republican nomination for 2012, President Obama will reportedly have two things to ...


Elizabeth Smart is keynote speaker at Crimes Against Children Conference

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Elizabeth Smart, who was kidnapped in 2002 and missing for nine months, was in Dallas on Monday to tell law...


Non-LDS faith wants high school land for its own seminary

by Salt Lake Tribune | News from Utah Everything Else

Students at the new high school under construction in Draper could get a unique opportunity — release time ...