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The Latest: Mormon leader denounces racism at conference

Sep 30, 2017 - Associated Press

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The Latest on the Mormon conference in Salt Lake City (all times local):

3:05 p.m.

A Mormon leader is denouncing racism at a church conference in Utah.

Quentin L. Cook, a member of a top governing body, spoke briefly about race Saturday during a speech on the importance of humility.

Cook reminded members that the religion's signature scripture, the Book of Mormon, declares that "we all are unlike unto God." He said anyone who claims superiority based...