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LDS water polo goalie a candidate for 2012 USA Olympic team

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

Tumua Anae had always loved being in the water, and starting at the age of 8, she swam competitively. By th...


It's time to move past 'the Mormon moment,' LDS official says

by Washington Post | Opinions & Features

History has not recorded the name of the journalist who created the phrase, “the Mormon moment.” The origin...


Mitt set to arrive Friday for fundraiser, Olympic anniversary celebrations

by Deseret News | News from Utah Mormons We Know

GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney is expected to arrive in Utah today to raise money and, on Saturday,...


Church remembers 10th Anniversary of 2002 Winter Olympics

by Newsroom | News from Utah

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has released this statement in reflection of the 10-year an...


Utah forms panel to explore another Olympic bid

by Salt Lake Tribune | News from Utah

It was a day for reveling in Utah’s Olympic glory days of a decade past, and giving serious consideration t...


Salt Lake City in the hunt for 2022 Olympics?

by Salt Lake Tribune | News from Utah

With the 10th anniversary of the 2002 Winter Games at hand, talk of another bid is circulating in the gover...


Mormons in sports: Of runners and wrestlers

by Deseret News | Saints & Sports

It’s time for a little break from football. Today’s blog features a Mormon runner from Ireland, a pair of r...

Family Summer Olympics

by LDS Living Staff | Activities

Warm weather has a way of bringing families together. This year, as the summer comes to a close, hold a fam...