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Poll: Majority of Salt Lake City residents say panhandling should be illegal

A new survey shows most Salt Lake City residents are frustrated with the presence of panhandling in the city. Nearly a two-thirds of those polled say panhandling... Read more »

May 1, 2015


Utah's Catholic bishop named archbishop of Santa Fe, New Mexico

Pope Francis has named Bishop John C. Wester, leader of the Diocese of Salt Lake City, the new archbishop of Santa Fe, New Mexico. Read more »

April 27, 2015

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'As great as hosting the Olympics': Utah's faith leaders prepare for world religions parliament

Hundreds of Utah’s faithful convened Saturday for an “interactive preview” of the 2015 Parliament of the World’s Religions, which Salt Lake... Read more »

April 26, 2015


Preview event this weekend for global religious summit in Salt Lake

This weekend local dignitaries will host an event in anticipation of this fall's Parliament of the World's Religions. Read more »

April 24, 2015


Pornography conference probes perils, solutions

The annual Utah Coalition Against Pornography conference is among the largest of its kind in the country. The one-day event, which took place Saturday, focuses on... Read more »

April 19, 2015


Catholic archbishop calls freedom a challenge that 'must constantly be won over'

Archbishop Bernadito C. Auza, the Vatican's United Nations representative, addressed issues of faith and freedom in Provo Monday evening, launching a Utah Valley... Read more »

April 13, 2015


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