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Slate
How Angels in America Became the Defining Work of American Art of the Past 25 Yearsnot just the Cold War. Not just even in terms of Roy Cohn and certain kind of o
How Angels in America Became the Defining Work of American Art of the Past 25 Years
Slate / Posted 14 hours ago
not just the Cold War. Not just even in terms of Roy Cohn and certain kind of overlaps with the McCarthy era. But also the Mormon church, the most American creation among religions. And the sense of the sweep of the country over roughly a century,... Read more
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Raw Story
Mormon leader thinks Joseph Smith’s ‘seer stones’ were real because the iPhone existsFounder of the Mormon church, Joseph Smith, used what he called a “seer stone”
Mormon leader thinks Joseph Smith’s ‘seer stones’ were real because the iPhone exists
Raw Story / Posted 2 days ago
Founder of the Mormon church, Joseph Smith, used what he called a “seer stone” to derive mystical information and supernatural knowledge. When the angel Moroni showed Smith the golden plates, according to the story in the Book of Mormon, Smith was... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Biff America: Answering nature’s call (column)Sierras to bike and ski and they said they were from a nearby town and were hav
Biff America: Answering nature’s call (column)
Summit Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Sierras to bike and ski and they said they were from a nearby town and were having a father-son camp-out hosted by their Mormon church. They warned us that there would be 50 kids and parents sleeping about a half mile away. They asked if I liked... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Funerals- Larry D. Calhoun, Jersey Mills, 11 a.m. today, Christ Church, 426 Mulberry St
Funerals
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
- Larry D. Calhoun, Jersey Mills, 11 a.m. today, Christ Church, 426 Mulberry St. CRAM - Jack N. Cram, city, 11 a.m. today, Mormon Church, 82 Rader Road, Cogan Station. RINN - Robert Marks Rinn, formerly of Muncy, noon today, Phelps Chapel, along... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
FuneralsD. Calhoun, Jersey Mills, 11 a.m. Saturday, Christ Church, 426 Mulberry St. CR
Funerals
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
D. Calhoun, Jersey Mills, 11 a.m. Saturday, Christ Church, 426 Mulberry St. CRAM - Jack N. Cram, city, 11 a.m. Saturday, Mormon Church, 82 Rader Road, Cogan Station. RINN - Robert Marks Rinn, formerly of Muncy, noon Saturday, Phelps Chapel,... Read more
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The Apalachicola Times
State ponders huge conservation buyowned by the Ochlocknee Timberlands LLC, a holding of the Church of Jesus Chris
State ponders huge conservation buy
The Apalachicola Times / Posted 5 days ago
owned by the Ochlocknee Timberlands LLC, a holding of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, commonly called the Mormon Church. The acquisition, if approved, would put into public ownership most of the vacant land between Bald Point State... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Oklahoma Heat Claims Life Of Rogers Woman During Mormon Pioneer Trek— The Oklahoma heat claimed the life an Arkansas woman this week. The 29-year-o
Oklahoma Heat Claims Life Of Rogers Woman During Mormon Pioneer Trek
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 6 days ago
— The Oklahoma heat claimed the life an Arkansas woman this week. The 29-year-old died Monday of a heat stroke while at a Mormon church camp in Pawhuska. Paramedics said they took five juveniles to the hospital for heat-related illnesses last... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansan, 29, dies on religious treklife of cheerful devotion to Mike and the kids," Querry said, referencing Blair
Arkansan, 29, dies on religious trek
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
life of cheerful devotion to Mike and the kids," Querry said, referencing Blair's two young children. In a manual, the Mormon church lists the role of a "ma and pa couple" as adults who "help set the tone of spirituality and unity that is... Read more
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WA Today
Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs on the runNew York: The leader of a polygamous breakaway sect of the Mormon Church has go
Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs on the run
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
New York: The leader of a polygamous breakaway sect of the Mormon Church has gone on the run less than two weeks after he was released from jail and confined to a home in Salt Lake City pending a trial on fraud and money laundering charges, officials... Read more
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Canberra Times
Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs on the runNew York: The leader of a polygamous breakaway sect of the Mormon Church has go
Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs on the run
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
New York: The leader of a polygamous breakaway sect of the Mormon Church has gone on the run less than two weeks after he was released from jail and confined to a home in Salt Lake City pending a trial on fraud and money laundering charges, officials... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs on the runNew York: The leader of a polygamous breakaway sect of the Mormon Church has go
Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs on the run
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
New York: The leader of a polygamous breakaway sect of the Mormon Church has gone on the run less than two weeks after he was released from jail and confined to a home in Salt Lake City pending a trial on fraud and money laundering charges, officials... Read more
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The Age
Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs on the runFebruary this year released by the Davis County jail. Photo: AP New York: The
Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs on the run
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
February this year released by the Davis County jail. Photo: AP New York: The leader of a polygamous breakaway sect of the Mormon Church has gone on the run less than two weeks after he was released from jail and confined to a home in Salt Lake... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Raid on polygamist sect frees children - Worldofficials from the compound owned by the Fundamentalist Church of Latter Day Sa
Raid on polygamist sect frees children - World
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
officials from the compound owned by the Fundamentalist Church of Latter Day Saints (FLDS), a breakaway group of the US Mormon church linked to jailed polygamist leader Warren Jeffs, and said she had given birth to a child months ago. Officials... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs on the runFebruary this year released by the Davis County jail. Photo: AP New York: The
Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs on the run
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
February this year released by the Davis County jail. Photo: AP New York: The leader of a polygamous breakaway sect of the Mormon Church has gone on the run less than two weeks after he was released from jail and confined to a home in Salt Lake... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Drillers Stadium To Get Proper Farewell Before DemolitionOklahoma heat claimed the life an Arkansas woman this week. The 29-year-old die
Drillers Stadium To Get Proper Farewell Before Demolition
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 6 days ago
Oklahoma heat claimed the life an Arkansas woman this week. The 29-year-old died Monday of a heat stroke while at a Mormon church camp in Pawhuska. The Oklahoma heat claimed the life an Arkansas woman this week. The 29-year-old died Monday... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Tulsa Mission Using Bees In New Work Therapy ProgramOklahoma heat claimed the life an Arkansas woman this week. The 29-year-old die
Tulsa Mission Using Bees In New Work Therapy Program
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 6 days ago
Oklahoma heat claimed the life an Arkansas woman this week. The 29-year-old died Monday of a heat stroke while at a Mormon church camp in Pawhuska. The Oklahoma heat claimed the life an Arkansas woman this week. The 29-year-old died Monday... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Oklahoma Heat Claims Life Of Woman During Pawhuska Mormon Pioneer TrekThe Oklahoma heat claimed the life an Arkansas woman this week. The 29-year-old
Oklahoma Heat Claims Life Of Woman During Pawhuska Mormon Pioneer Trek
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 6 days ago
The Oklahoma heat claimed the life an Arkansas woman this week. The 29-year-old died Monday of a heat stroke while at a Mormon church camp in Pawhuska. Paramedics said they took five juveniles to the hospital for heat-related illnesses last week -... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas woman dies after pioneer re-enactment trek with Mormon churchthese last few hours." “She lived an epic life of cheerful devotion to Mike an
Arkansas woman dies after pioneer re-enactment trek with Mormon church
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
these last few hours." “She lived an epic life of cheerful devotion to Mike and the kids,” Querry said. In a manual, the Mormon church lists the role of a "ma and pa couple" as adults who "help set the tone of spirituality and unity that is... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas woman dies after pioneer re-enactment trek with Mormon church“all of the expressions of sympathy and prayers” and "support and kindness over
Arkansas woman dies after pioneer re-enactment trek with Mormon church
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
“all of the expressions of sympathy and prayers” and "support and kindness over these last few hours." In a manual, the Mormon church lists the role of a "ma and pa couple" as adults who "help set the tone of spirituality and unity that is... Read more
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Inquirier.net
In Utah speech, Dalai Lama says actions spread compassionMitt Romney and the mayors of Salt Lake City and county. The spiritual leader i
In Utah speech, Dalai Lama says actions spread compassion
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
Mitt Romney and the mayors of Salt Lake City and county. The spiritual leader is also expected to meet with two senior Mormon church leaders on Wednesday. The meetings with politicians came despite a warning letter from a Weber State... Read more
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Deseret News
Twila Van Leer: What family history treasures are in your shoebox?said it had come down through several generations of the family. When Michael
Twila Van Leer: What family history treasures are in your shoebox?
Deseret News / Posted 8 days ago
said it had come down through several generations of the family. When Michael learned that Joseph was the founder of the Mormon Church, his question was: "Who are the Mormons?" Just by coincidence, the Kennedys were about to have guests who... Read more
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Raw Story
Polygamous church leader escapes pre-trial Utah home confinementde facto leader of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Sain
Polygamous church leader escapes pre-trial Utah home confinement
Raw Story / Posted 8 days ago
de facto leader of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (FLDS), an unacknowledged offshoot of the Mormon Church. Prosecutors allege Jeffs and other FLDS leaders in Arizona and South Dakota diverted money from the federal... Read more
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NBC News
A Year After Marriage Ruling, LGBT Rights Struggles Continuecongressman from New York, Sean Patrick Maloney, raising three children with hi
A Year After Marriage Ruling, LGBT Rights Struggles Continue
NBC News / Posted 9 days ago
congressman from New York, Sean Patrick Maloney, raising three children with his husband. Salt Lake City, home base of the Mormon church, recently hosted a gay wedding expo. And Bud Light launched an ad this month in support of gay marriage... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
1 year after gay marriage ruling, struggles continuecongressman from New York, Sean Patrick Maloney, raising three children with hi
1 year after gay marriage ruling, struggles continue
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 10 days ago
congressman from New York, Sean Patrick Maloney, raising three children with his husband. Salt Lake City, home base of the Mormon church, recently hosted a gay wedding expo. And Bud Light launched an ad this month in support of gay marriage... Read more
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CBS News
​Searching for our rootsof my inheritance." And if you want to trace your family back through time, Sa
​Searching for our roots
CBS News / Posted 10 days ago
of my inheritance." And if you want to trace your family back through time, Salt Lake City is the place. It's home to the Mormon Church, whose members trace their family trees to find ancestors who died without being baptized, so they can be... Read more
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The Columbian
A year after marriage ruling, LGBT rights struggles continuecongressman from New York, Sean Patrick Maloney, raising three children with hi
A year after marriage ruling, LGBT rights struggles continue
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
congressman from New York, Sean Patrick Maloney, raising three children with his husband. Salt Lake City, home base of the Mormon church, recently hosted a gay wedding expo. And Bud Light launched an ad this month in support of gay marriage... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Religious groups joined forces to help Hurricane Andrew's victimsbut the soul. I tell people that they are not receiving it from the Salvation A
Religious groups joined forces to help Hurricane Andrew's victims
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
but the soul. I tell people that they are not receiving it from the Salvation Army; they're receiving it from God." The Mormon Church mobilized like a mighty army, fixing 3,700 homes, a synagogue and a Pentecostal church and dumping 2,100... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Funerals2 to 3 p.m. FARLEY - Betty Jane Farley, Allenwood, 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Elimspo
Funerals
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
2 to 3 p.m. FARLEY - Betty Jane Farley, Allenwood, 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Elimsport United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 16145 State Route 44, Allenwood. CRAM - Jack N. Cram, city, 11 a.m. Saturday, Mormon Church, 82 Rader Road, Cogan... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
A year after marriage ruling, LGBT rights struggles continuecongressman from New York, Sean Patrick Maloney, raising three children with hi
A year after marriage ruling, LGBT rights struggles continue
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
congressman from New York, Sean Patrick Maloney, raising three children with his husband. Salt Lake City, home base of the Mormon church, recently hosted a gay wedding expo. And Bud Light launched an ad this month in support of gay marriage... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
A year after marriage ruling, LGBT rights struggles continuecongressman from New York, Sean Patrick Maloney, raising three children with hi
A year after marriage ruling, LGBT rights struggles continue
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
congressman from New York, Sean Patrick Maloney, raising three children with his husband. Salt Lake City, home base of the Mormon church, recently hosted a gay wedding expo. And Bud Light launched an ad this month in support of gay marriage... Read more
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Daily Herald
A year after marriage ruling, LGBT rights struggles continuecongressman from New York, Sean Patrick Maloney, raising three children with hi
A year after marriage ruling, LGBT rights struggles continue
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
congressman from New York, Sean Patrick Maloney, raising three children with his husband. Salt Lake City, home base of the Mormon church, recently hosted a gay wedding expo. And Bud Light launched an ad this month in support of gay marriage... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A year after marriage ruling, LGBT rights struggles continuecongressman from New York, Sean Patrick Maloney, raising three children with hi
A year after marriage ruling, LGBT rights struggles continue
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
congressman from New York, Sean Patrick Maloney, raising three children with his husband. Salt Lake City, home base of the Mormon church, recently hosted a gay wedding expo. It's impossible to calculate how many same-sex marriages have taken place... Read more
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The Advocate
Nice Speech, But What Are You Going to Do?other red states," came with a caveat — a major religious exemption. In Utah,
Nice Speech, But What Are You Going to Do?
The Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
other red states," came with a caveat — a major religious exemption. In Utah, that basically means an exemption for the Mormon church, which has large influence over the state, and which revised its leadership manual in November in response to... Read more
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Washington City Paper
My Maybe-Boyfriend Has a Thing for Diapersmale park-pervs—or stay home and watch gay porn on the internet until you’ve ho
My Maybe-Boyfriend Has a Thing for Diapers
Washington City Paper / Posted 11 days ago
male park-pervs—or stay home and watch gay porn on the internet until you’ve homicided love. (Porn kills love—so says the Mormon Church, so you know it’s true.) As for the two guys who knocked it off when they spotted you: They either thought you... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Funerals2 to 3 p.m. FARLEY - Betty Jane Farley, Allenwood, 5 to 7 p.m. June 24, Elimsp
Funerals
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
2 to 3 p.m. FARLEY - Betty Jane Farley, Allenwood, 5 to 7 p.m. June 24, Elimsport United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 16145 State Route 44, Allenwood. CRAM - Jack N. Cram, city, 11 a.m. June 25, Mormon Church, 82 Rader Road, Cogan... Read more
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Daily Mail
Utah Lt. Gov. apologizes to LGBT community in speech honoring victimsa baker can deny service to a gay couple buying a wedding cake. But because the
Utah Lt. Gov. apologizes to LGBT community in speech honoring victims
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
a baker can deny service to a gay couple buying a wedding cake. But because the law contained religious exemptions, the Mormon Church supported it fully. THE SPEECH IN FULL: Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox's remarks at a vigil for Orlando Thank you for... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Ron Littlepage: Is a landfill in our river's future?by a landfill. While it’s certainly good to have powerful interests fighting t
Ron Littlepage: Is a landfill in our river's future?
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
by a landfill. While it’s certainly good to have powerful interests fighting this, the Deseret Ranch, owned by the Mormon church, isn’t exactly pure in its motives as it is planning massive developments in the future that also will impact... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Ron Littlepage: Is a landfll in our river's future?by a landfill. While it’s certainly good to have powerful interests fighting t
Ron Littlepage: Is a landfll in our river's future?
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
by a landfill. While it’s certainly good to have powerful interests fighting this, the Deseret Ranch, owned by the Mormon church, isn’t exactly pure in its motives as it is planning massive developments in the future that also will impact... Read more
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The Hill
5 unexpected states that could be battlegroundsin 2012, it doesn’t appear that they are feeling the love for Trump. Romney ha
5 unexpected states that could be battlegrounds
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
in 2012, it doesn’t appear that they are feeling the love for Trump. Romney has been a vocal critic of Trump, and the Mormon church released a statement specifically responding to Trump’s call for a temporary ban on Muslim immigration that... Read more
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The Coast
Diaper safetymale park-pervs—or stay home and watch gay porn on the internet until you've ho
Diaper safety
The Coast / Posted 13 days ago
male park-pervs—or stay home and watch gay porn on the internet until you've homicided love. (Porn kills love—so says the Mormon Church, so you know it's true.) As for the two guys who knocked it off when they spotted you: They either thought you... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Unbelievable Tale of Jesus’s WifeMark Hofmann duped experts with manuscripts he claimed to have found that would
The Unbelievable Tale of Jesus’s Wife
The Atlantic / Posted 13 days ago
Mark Hofmann duped experts with manuscripts he claimed to have found that would have upended the official history of the Mormon Church. He used antique paper; made ink from historic recipes; and artificially aged his manuscripts with gelatin,... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Savage Lovepark-pervs — or stay home and watch gay porn on the internet until you’ve homic
Savage Love
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 14 days ago
park-pervs — or stay home and watch gay porn on the internet until you’ve homicided love. (Porn kills love — so says the Mormon Church, so you know it’s true.) As for the two guys who knocked it off when they spotted you: They either thought you... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
Savage Love: Diapers and Peepersmale park-pervs—or stay home and watch gay porn on the internet until you’ve ho
Savage Love: Diapers and Peepers
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
male park-pervs—or stay home and watch gay porn on the internet until you’ve homicided love. (Porn kills love—so says the Mormon Church, so you know it’s true.) As for the two guys who knocked it off when they spotted you: They either thought you... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Questions for the USCCBno matter how many times you say otherwise. You need a different strategy, more
Questions for the USCCB
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 15 days ago
no matter how many times you say otherwise. You need a different strategy, more like that employed by the leaders of the Mormon Church in Utah, which reached out to LGBT groups and negotiated an agreement on religious liberty issues and... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah lawmaker renews push for aid-in-dying billother states that have passed similar pieces of legislation, including Oregon,
Utah lawmaker renews push for aid-in-dying bill
Deseret News / Posted 16 days ago
other states that have passed similar pieces of legislation, including Oregon, which has had a law for over a decade. The Mormon church, of which more than half of Utah residents are members, said in a statement that it does not support helping... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Battle for Senate seat turns nastyclaiming that Nelson "Tore apart families and kept grandparents from seeing the
Battle for Senate seat turns nasty
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 19 days ago
claiming that Nelson "Tore apart families and kept grandparents from seeing their grandchilcden" during his time as a Mormon church leader. Nelson sent us a statement saying "Seaman has spread lies about me, my church and my record for... Read more
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Deseret News
Lawsuit accuses LDS Church of failing to protect Navajo studentsthe church would fight the case on its merits and not technicalities. Accordin
Lawsuit accuses LDS Church of failing to protect Navajo students
Deseret News / Posted 21 days ago
the church would fight the case on its merits and not technicalities. According to the lawsuit, LK was baptized into the Mormon church at age 9 in order to be involved in the placement program, and participated during fifth and sixth grades... Read more
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KTVN Reno
No evidence CEO's death anything other than accidenta fire at a remote Alaska fishing lodge was a 59-year-old Indonesian national,
No evidence CEO's death anything other than accident
KTVN Reno / Posted 21 days ago
a fire at a remote Alaska fishing lodge was a 59-year-old Indonesian national, Alaska State Troopers said Tuesday.More >> Mormon church sued by fourth Navajo alleging sexual abuseMormon church sued by fourth Navajo alleging sexual abuse A fourth... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
No evidence CEO's death anything other than accidenta fire at a remote Alaska fishing lodge was a 59-year-old Indonesian national,
No evidence CEO's death anything other than accident
WGEM Quincy / Posted 21 days ago
a fire at a remote Alaska fishing lodge was a 59-year-old Indonesian national, Alaska State Troopers said Tuesday.More >> Mormon church sued by fourth Navajo alleging sexual abuseMormon church sued by fourth Navajo alleging sexual abuse A fourth... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
No evidence CEO's death anything other than accidenta fire at a remote Alaska fishing lodge was a 59-year-old Indonesian national,
No evidence CEO's death anything other than accident
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 21 days ago
a fire at a remote Alaska fishing lodge was a 59-year-old Indonesian national, Alaska State Troopers said Tuesday.More >> Mormon church sued by fourth Navajo alleging sexual abuseMormon church sued by fourth Navajo alleging sexual abuse A fourth... Read more
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