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Utah Schools Struggle to Support Number of Homeless Students

Sep 3, 2019
(David Fuchs/Courtesy of KUER via AP)

As the new school year begins, officials say Utah’s Washington County on the Arizona border, is struggling to support its growing population of homeless students.

Mormon Leaders Change Rules Against Guns in Church

Aug 27, 2019
(AP Photo/Scott Sonner, File)

Leaders with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are promoting a policy that prohibits people from bringing guns and all lethal weapons onto church property.

(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has issued a warning to members that coffee is prohibited no matter how fancy the name, that vaping is banned despite the alluring flavors and that marijuana is outlawed unless prescribed by “competent” doctors.