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New Poll: Utah poised to be the best U.S. state to live in

by Gallup | News from Utah

Utah easily leads the nation in terms of its performance across 13 forward-looking metrics that might deter...


Late LDS President Gordon B. Hinckley's voice a boon to research study

by Deseret News | Everything Else

Late LDS Church President Gordon B. Hinckley received 10 honorary doctorate degrees, spoke at multiple coll...


New BYU study examines quality time with dad

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

It's a weeknight in anytown USA and the father of three children glances at the clock. It's 9 p.m. It's goi...


Mormon apostles do vote, new study reports

by Salt Lake Tribune | Opinions & Features

Mormon apostles routinely remind their flock that voting isn’t just a right, it’s a righteous obligation — ...


Mitt Romney's Mormon religion will have little impact in election

by Deseret News | Mormons We Know

Mitt Romney's Mormon faith, considered to be a potential liability in his bid for the Republican presidenti...


Obama’s Muslim problem = Romney’s Mormon problem

by Washington Post | Mormons We Know

President Obama’s “religion” may be just as much of a liability as Mitt Romney’s (actual) Mormon religion. ...


'Mystery guests' rank churches based on first-time visits

by Christian Post | Everything Else

First-time visitors to churches across the country say churches with 300 to 500 attendees perform the best ...


Religious groups need to back off partisanship to shore up confidence

by Deseret News | Everything Else

A growing number of Americans are losing confidence in religious institutions, along with schools, Congress...


Mormons, African Americans face substantial prejudice, poll finds

by Washington Post | What They're Saying About "Us"

Substantial prejudice still exists for both Mormons and African Americans, despite shifting views on both g...


LDS leader writes about why Mormons make good neighbors

by Patheos | Opinions & Features

In the midst of World War II, Franklin D. Roosevelt came across a newspaper clipping about the ancestry of ...