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Modified handcart for special needs trekkers

by LDS Church News | Everything Else

Pioneer treks seem defined by fatigue, weary feet and a few aches and pains. The drinking water on the typi...

FAIR: Recent events highlight confusion with polygamy

by Deseret News | Everything Else

"Polygamy is the exception to God's law," scholar and author Valerie Hudson argued this week at a conferenc...


Remembering Chieko Okazaki

by Segullah | Best of LDS Blogs

Sister Chieko Okazaki, a beloved LDS leader, teacher, writer, and speaker, passed away on Monday, August 1s...


Elder Marion D. Hanks dies at age 89

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

A submarine chaser in the Navy during World War II, Elder Marion D. Hanks risked his life to fly into hot c...


Mormons: Not necessarily who you think they are

by Washington Post | Official Church Info

A substantial accumulation of polling data over the years has given us a pretty clear picture of current pu...


First LDS girls camp celebrates 90 years

by LDS Church News | Everything Else

"May we help each young woman know that she can make a difference in the world," said Sister Ann M. Dibb, s...


Jealousy abounds over BYU, Texas network deals

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Some of you may have missed the little blurb in Sports Illustrated recently about the dust up in the Big 12...

Jimmer's experience at BYU had impact on top prospect Jabari Parker

by Salt Lake Tribune | Saints & Sports

There's a noteworthy piece on one of the websites today about the recruitment of Jabari Parker, w...

Survey claims women are leaving churches

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Women are not going to church as much as they used to, according to a new study. The Barna Group, a researc...


Why religion will matter in 2012

by Washington Post | Everything Else

After the release of our poll last week showing the impact of perceptions of religious differences on suppo...