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  1. Trump: "rogue killers" murdered Jamal Khashoggi, maybe. Everyone else: Saudi Arabia did.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Boing Boing

    President Donald Trump talked to reporters today about his phone conversation with Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz, during which the two despots discussed the disappearance and apparent killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. First, Trump pointed out the fact that King Abdulaziz told him Khashoggi was a Saudi citizen, as in, not a U.S. citizen, so the man's death doesn't matter that much.

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  2. Georgia Senator, asked about voter suppression, mugs constituent for his phoneRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Boing Boing

    US Senator David Purdue , a grown-ass human being elected to high office in the most powerful nation in the land, was asked a question about Brian Kemp, who is both a candidate for governor of Georgia and Georgia's Secretary of State, in charge of overseeing the election in which he is standing. One of Purdue's constituents asked him a question about his endorsement of Kemp in light of this blatant, illegal voter suppression, whereupon the senator stole his constituent's phone and walked away with it.

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  3. Some football players injured in Alberta crash remain in hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CISN Country 103.9 FM

    A Mormon church official in southern Alberta says two young football players who were seriously injured in a highway crash this week are recovering, while a third boy appears to have stabilized. Greg Maxwell, the president of the Magrath Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, says most of the five players who were hurt in Thursday's crash have connections with the church.

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  4. Football players injured in southern Alberta crash making 'significant improvements' in hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    A Mormon church official in southern Alberta says two young football players who were seriously injured in a highway crash this week are recovering, while a third boy appears to have stabilized. Five football players from Raymond High School were in a pickup truck that collided with another pickup truck hauling a trailer on Thursday.

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  5. Mormons Don't Want to Be Called 'Mormons' AnymoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Outside the Beltway

    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints wants to be referred to by its given name. Shouldn't we respect that wish? Reading the Slate story " The Mormon Church Just Urged a 10-Day Social Media Fast for Women ," I discovered that I had missed the news back in August that the president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints asked that his institution be referred to as, well, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints rather than Mormons or LDS back in August.

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  6. High school players injured in collisionRead the original story

    Saturday | Lethbridge Herald

    ... third southbound car. The five football players, who have been identified by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Magrath as members Nate Dick, Mason Stock, Garrett Stock, Jaxon Gruninger and Hale Ogden, were all in the westbound truck ...

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  7. Unintended consequences: Organizations like Ukiah Players Theatre...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Ukiah Daily Journal

    When a disaster like the Redwood Complex Fire strikes a community, media coverage rightly focuses on the immediate impacts: those who lost homes, lives and businesses. But like the aftershocks of an earthquake, the secondary impacts of a disaster often create a ripple effect that can significantly alter the lives of individuals or the direction of organizations, even if they were not affected by the original event.

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  8. Ferd Lewis: Former Hawaii receiver Dylan Collie on the other side of BYU's rivalry gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Wide receiver Dylan Collie went on a mission out of Brigham Young University in 2013, proselytizing the faith of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Richmond, Va.

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  9. Elder Braydon RobertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Emery County Progress

    Elder Braydon Roberts, son of Mike and Liza Roberts, will be returning home on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018, after serving two years in the Montana Billings Mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. He will be reporting his mission on Sunday, Oct. 14, at 11 a.m. in the Orangeville Second Ward.

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  10. Voting rights groups sue Georgia & Brian Kemp to reinstate 53,000...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Boing Boing

    Voting rights advocacy groups are suing the state of Georgia to reinstate 53,000 blocked voter registrations, 70% of which are from African American voters, saying the current policy violates the U.S. Voting Rights Act and The National Voter Registration Act. BREAKING: We have just filed a lawsuit against Brian Kemp to end #Georgia 's exact match law, which has put as many as 53K voter registrations on hold ahead of the #MidtermElections .

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  11. As election looms, Mormon church tells women to leave social media for 10 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Boing Boing

    In a year of unprecedented involvement by women in politics, as candidates, as votes and as subjects of political debate and rancor, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints has an interesting proposal: women should quit social media for 10 days , right before the election. With a major election less than a month away, Nelson's timing was particularly unfortunate for women involved in politics.

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  12. Los Banos needs your blood, your love of reading and your voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | Los Banos Enterprise

    Over the next four weeks, Los Banos residents will have three opportunities to give a little and achieve a lot. These opportunities involve blood, books and votes.

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  13. Homeless task force chief executive taking leave to open Mormon temple in ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Gordon Walker is taking a leave from head of the Regional Task Force on the Homeless to help open a Temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Rome, Italy. Gordon Walker is taking a leave from head of the Regional Task Force on the Homeless to help open a Temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Rome, Italy.

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  14. Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter-Day Saints Urges Everyone To Take The Velocity 2014 SurveyRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 10 | Chattanoogan.com

    Deseret Ward, a volunteer media specialist for the Chattanooga stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, recently met with Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce President Christy Gillenwater to discuss a new survey being put forward to help Chattanooga with strategic planning.

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  15. President Nelson talks about the name of the church. Here's some Twitter reactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 7 | Deseret News

    President Russell M. Nelson finished the Sunday morning session of general conference with a talk about the name of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. In August, the church announced new name guidelines, discouraging members and media from using the terms "Mormon" and "LDS" in most cases.

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  16. Holly Richardson OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 6 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... this time, I wrote about the choice that some people make to stay members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints not because they don't have questions, not because they don't see conflicts, but in spite of them. And it's not restricted ...

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  17. Utah's oldest home restored to recall historic pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 6 | KSL-TV

    ... ical Society, Salt Lake County, Reid Neilson of the Historical Department of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, along with numerous Gardner descendants.

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  18. Twitter reacts to Tabernacle Choir name change with new abbreviation ideas, the exact same jokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2018 | Deseret News

    The choir will be renamed The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square, according to a news release from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The name change comes about a month after President Russell M. Nelson announced that the church will drop the nicknames "Mormon" and "LDS" in most uses, the Deseret News reported .

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  19. Mormon (LDS) church backs Utah medical marijuana legalization deal,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | Boing Boing

    The Mormon Church (AKA The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints or LDS) is joining lawmakers and the governor of the state of Utah to support a deal to legalize medical marijuana, even if a legalization initiative that's on this November's ...

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  20. Fox News shocked to discover weird new mobile phones got cameras in 'emRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | Boing Boing

    ... a camera. It's nuts! I know! Phones with cameras. The Mormon Church (AKA The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints or LDS) is joining lawmakers and the governor of the state of Utah to support a deal to legalize medical marijuana, even if a ...

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