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Can government officials pray in public? It’s complicated

A lawsuit over a 2014 prayer vigil in Ocala, Florida, helps illustrate the complicated nature of establishment clause cases.

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First Presidency’s Christmas Devotional 2021: Read talk summaries and see photos

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints convened its annual Christmas devotional on Sunday. Here’s what was said.

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The surprising data on air quality in the West

The average number of total unhealthy days across Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, New Mexico, Nevada, Utah and Wyoming in 2020 was less than it was in 2010.

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Bowl invitations leave BYU football fans frustrated again

Cougar fans were served up a double dose of disappointment Sunday as they learned they will face unranked UAB in the Independence Bowl.

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Rev. Chan on the importance of turning off your cellphone to find God

3 hacks for surviving Disneyland without a FastPass

Why Utah going to the Rose Bowl is ‘the next step in the evolution of our program’

MTV is making Christmas movies now. And they’re just as edgy as you would imagine

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Does premarital sex have anything to do with divorce?

A new study says premarital sex could be linked to divorce. What other factors predict marriage trouble?

How Utah and BYU finished in the final rankings and who their bowl opponents will be

What inspired Utah’s run for the Roses

Senate leader, presidential candidate Bob Dole dies at 98

Scientists find a new planet that’s mostly made of iron

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How Utah quashed Oregon again to win the Pac-12, earn Rose Bowl berth

For the first time since joining the conference in 2011, the Utes captured the Pac-12 championship and clinched a coveted spot in the Rose Bowl on New Year’s Day by stomping Oregon 38-10.

Latter-day Saint missionary stable after being shot in Alabama meetinghouse

Mike Conley’s defense against Darius Garland sealed Jazz’s victory over the Cavaliers

11 Utah Christmas events you might want to check out this year

Omicron is in Utah. Newest COVID-19 variant detected in Utahn returning from South Africa

How Ensign College’s new employment center is hoping to bless both students and businesses

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The government wants this word removed from hundreds of places in the West

Both federal and state governments are making changes to expedite the painstaking process of removing offensive names from landmarks across the West.

3 takeaways from Utah State football’s first-ever Mountain West Conference championship

Mayim Bialik will host the new ‘Jeopardy!’ spinoff

What has happened to quarterback play in the NFL?

Author Brandon Mull on his own ‘hero’s journey’

Omicron variant more likely to cause major infection problem compared to delta, study says

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Why are so many Arizona politicians more bipartisan compared to other states?

The longtime Republican stronghold has become decidedly purple ever since 2018, with three Democrats winning statewide elections.

Second mission created in Hawaii gives church more than 400 worldwide

A national report ranked Utah last for women’s equity — again. What can be done to change it?

Parents of suspected Michigan shooter charged with involuntary manslaughter. What’s next?

BYU has canceled the 2022 Women’s Conference with plans to return in 2023. Here’s why

Hawaii receives a massive blizzard warning (yes, you read that right)

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Inside Thayne Jasperson and Broadway’s return

Broadway’s return sparks unique joy. Just ask Thayne Jasperson from "Hamilton."

Opinion: What could a Democrat do to ever win a big race in Utah again?

Should we ditch the wireless earphones?

Opinion: The omicron variant is here. Do we really need a hammer?

Why Bronco Mendenhall said he resigned from Virginia

Why Drew Barrymore and Ross Matthews praised the Light the World Giving Machines

Congress averts shutdown despite GOP protest over vaccine rule. Utah Sen. Mike Lee draws criticism for joining threat

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Is there pro wrestling in Utah? Yes ... and it’s now 3 years old

DCW is more than just some local wrestling joint. It’s a stepping stone toward something bigger — the overall wrestling industry.

Mormon Battalion monuments vandalized — again

Officials reveal what really happened to the first known omicron variant patient in the U.S.

Where does Utah rank on the ‘freedom index’? It’s lower than many states in the West

Investigators reveal concerns about the behavior of Michigan high school shooting suspect

Roe v. Wade challenge isn’t about banning abortion, it’s about states’ rights, Sen. Mike Lee says

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BYU students stood and cheered as this prominent pastor called for a ‘moral march on Washington’

It’s not often the speaker at an official campus forum is someone who has been arrested at least three times in the past five months.

When will the Moderna omicron variant shot be available?

Why NCAA will move soccer final to Monday if BYU beats Santa Clara

Why a University of Utah doctor gave the new COVID-19 pill a thumbs down

Why so many people are obsessed with ‘Great British Bake Off’

Alec Baldwin says he never pulled the trigger in fatal ‘Rust’ shooting

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Why people rarely cite faith as an important source of meaning

Family is a common source of meaning for people around the world. Faith? Not so much.

Going back to Disneyland? Here are the latest food options