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Utah's liquor commission says it will study state law before deciding whether to issue a permit for a ski resort's Octoberfest. (Johannes Simon/Getty Images)

Utah Considers Octoberfest Without Beer

Utah liquor commission warns ski resort it may not grant a permit for its Octoberfest festival.

05/28/2014

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Mormon Lawmaker Proposes Bill To Loosen Utah’s Strict Liquor Laws

Utah’s so-called Zion curtain would be torn down and customers wouldn’t have to order food to get a drink if one lawmaker has his way in loosening the state’s famously strict liquor laws.

01/28/2014

ESPN NFL football analyst Steve Young on set of a Monday Night Football game between the Arizona Cardinals and San Francisco 49ers at University of Phoenix Stadium on Oct. 29, 2012 in Glendale, Ariz. (credit: Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

Steve Young To Give Keynote Address At Gay Mormons Conference

Hall of Fame quarterback Steve Young and his wife Barb are scheduled to give the keynote address at an upcoming conference promoting acceptance of gays and lesbians in the Mormon Church.

08/15/2013

A view of the exterior of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints temple (Photo by David McNew/Newsmakers)

Mormon Group Pushing For Women In The Priesthood

A campaign is under way by Mormons who want to see women allowed into the priesthood.

03/24/2013

File photo of a Confederate flag. (credit: ERIK PEREL/AFP/Getty Images)

Confederate ‘Dixie’ Statue Removed From Utah College

Emotions ran high as Dixie State College removed a bronze statue of Confederate soldiers from campus, the latest skirmish for a school looking for a new identity as it prepares to become a full university.

12/07/2012

File photo of a gay pride parade. (Photo by ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/GettyImages)

Over 300 Mormons Join Utah Gay Pride Parade

More than 300 Mormon church members who are not gay drew shouts of approval and tears from spectators while taking part in the Utah Gay Pride Parade in downtown Salt Lake City.

06/03/2012

A picture of Anne Frank at her memorial stone (Photo credit: NIGEL TREBLIN / AFP / Getty Images)

Claim Surfaces Of Anne Frank Baptism By Mormons

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A new claim has surfaced that the Mormon church has posthumously baptized a Holocaust victim, this time Anne Frank. The allegations come just a week after The Church of Jesus […]

02/23/2012

If Mitt Romney wins the Nevada caucuses, a big reason could be the large sect of Mormon voters who could vote for the Republican frontrunner, who is a Mormon. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Mormon Voters A Key In Nevada – They’re For Romney

If Mitt Romney wins the Nevada caucus Saturday, he might well feel special gratitude for the state’s Mormon voters.

02/02/2012

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