Video: Demolition Exposes Original End of the St. George Utah Temple (Wednesday 22 January, 2020)
Demolition has begun on the back of the St. George Utah Temple.
3 rockets fired into Baghdad’s Green Zone as protests grow; no casualties (Wednesday 22 January, 2020)
Three rockets were fired into Baghdad’s Green Zone, the heavily fortified area of the capital that houses the U.S. Embassy, government buildings and U.S. service members.
Temple demolition draws crowds as west end torn down as part of renovation project (Wednesday 22 January, 2020)
Clusters of onlookers gathered on the sidewalk Monday evening near the west end of the St. George Temple as heavy equipment tore down the back end of the building.
LDS leader Ronald A. Rasband encourages BYU students to exercise religious freedom (Wednesday 22 January, 2020)
One of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ top leaders encouraged the Brigham Young University community Tuesday to embrace and exercise their right to religious freedom.
BYU allows for same-sex couples in national ballroom competition (Wednesday 22 January, 2020)
BYU will now allow same-sex couples to compete at the U.S. National Amateur Dancesport Championships, a U.S. Title ballroom dance competition that the university has hosted for over 20 years.
Census kicks off in Alaska as outreach teams work to reach remote residents (Wednesday 22 January, 2020)
Alaska in January is cold and icy and its population is spread out over 665,000 square miles, but that’s not going to stop a group of advocates from ensuring every resident living in the state is accounted for.
How leaders from the NAACP and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are extending the vision of Martin Luther King Jr. (Wednesday 22 January, 2020)
The NAACP Salt Lake Chapter held its 36th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Memorial luncheon today
U.S. new housing supply falls about 4 million homes short of demand (Wednesday 22 January, 2020)
Realtor.com said Tuesday the building of new U.S. homes has fallen nearly 4 million homes short of demand.
Trump pledges to help plant 1 trillion trees (Wednesday 22 January, 2020)
President Trump announced the United States will join a 1 trillion trees initiative launched at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
Marijuana is risky for people taking common heart medications (Wednesday 22 January, 2020)
How people ingest marijuana, along with the drug’s purity, are the biggest risk factors, doctors say.