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Utah ranks 2nd in CNBC's 'Top States for Business'

by Deseret News | News from Utah

The Beehive State has taken a giant leap toward the nation's business elite, according to a CNBC report rel...


Poll: 18% oppose Mormon candidate

by Politico | Everything Else

The percentage of Americans who would not vote for a Mormon presidential candidate because of his religion ...


Mormonism: good for the body as well as the soul?

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

Forget South Beach. Will the next great nutrition fad be the Provo Diet? Mormon religious beliefs have gott...

Survey: Salt Lake City ranks first for happy marriages

by Salt Lake Tribune | News from Utah

Salt Lake City has been ranked as the nation’s No. 1 city for happy marriages by the RealAge Test. The test...


Avoiding profanity in books youth read

by LDS Church News | Opinions & Features

In the "For the Strength of Youth" pamphlet, Latter-day Saint young people are encouraged to "choose wisely...


{Poll} Family Size

by Ashley Evanson | Polls

I recently ran across a study about family size in the United States that says the average household size h...

Romney faces ‘stained glass ceiling’ with voters, study says

by Salt Lake Tribune | What They're Saying About "Us"

Americans who have only passing contact with Mormons are more likely to react to negative information about...


Stay-at-home mothers find challenge, reward in raising their children

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

When she turned in a job application, Nichole Whiting always knew what the job entailed. The exception is h...

Study argues Romney’s ‘religion problem’ is exaggerated

by The New York Times | Mormons We Know

A new study released by the Brookings Institution argues that Mitt Romney’s Mormon religion is unlikely to ...


Change lowers LDS Church growth rate

by Salt Lake Tribune | Everything Else

If you suspected the newly released U.S. Religion Census overstated the LDS Church’s growth rate, you were ...