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August 23, 2014

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2 Mormon missionaries found dead in Taiwan

Posted 6 minutes ago.

Two missionaries for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have been found dead in their apartment. They were serving in the Taiwan Taipei mission. Elder Yu Peng Xiong, of the Kaohsiung Taiwan West Stake, and Elder Connor Benjamin Thredgold, of the Springville Utah West Stake, were found deceased in their apartment on Saturday, Aug. 23. No foul play is suspected, but no cause of death has yet been ...

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NFL betting primer: Vegas odds, picks and preview of the AFC North

Posted 10 hours, 2 minutes ago.

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