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Provo is the Nation’s Happiest Town, but is it Worth Visiting?

by USA Today | News from Utah

In the happiest town in the whole USA, candy shops outnumber bars. Downtown parking is free. Nobody smokes....


USA Today: Coach Rose living up to promises at BYU after treatment for cancer

by USA Today | Mormons We Know

Tears stream down Cheryl Rose's face as she talks about her family's life since her husband, Brigham Young ...


Stolen 1st ed. Book of Mormon recovered; suspect arrested

by USA Today | Everything Else

Law enforcement authorities in the Washington, D.C., area have recovered an original, 182-year-old Book of ...


USA Today: Mormon president can do no wrong to religion's members

by USA Today | What They're Saying About "Us"

Mormon President Thomas S. Monson, his two right-hand men and 12 apostles will take to the podium at this w...


USA Today: Mormon missionaries to quit knocking on doors?

by USA Today | What They're Saying About "Us"

Heard the word whipping about the blogosphere that Mormon missionaries are going to stop their core evangel...


LDS Golfer Takes 5th in U.S. Open, Mistake on Final Hole Costs Him Over $200,000

by USA Today | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

LDS golfer Tony Finau made national headlines this year after getting a hole-in-one at the Masters and disl...


USA Today Highlights Hill Cumorah Pageant: "Bringing Their Scriptures to Life"

by USA Today | Mormon Life

MR Says: Check out more fascinating behind-the-scenes facts about the Hill Cumorah Pageant . Christian...


Biden defends Romney against attack over religion

by USA Today | What They're Saying About "Us"

Someone from the Obama administration defended Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney today. Vice Pr...


Hawaii won't release player to transfer to BYU after mission

by USA Today | Saints & Sports

Perhaps college basketball was drawing too many transfer controversies because now we have one in college f...


World's oldest Christian Bible digitized

by USA Today | Everything Else

The surviving pages of the world's oldest Christian Bible have been reunited — digitally. The early work kn...