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  • (Steve Griffin  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   

Coaching in his first FInal Four Utah head coach Rick Majerus watches his team play the championship game agianst Kentucky. Utah basketball: 1998 Runnin’ Utes set a standard for program
    Tommy Connor remembers choosing to step away from the Runnin’ Utes all those years ago. He wanted time with his family, and the team had gone probably...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 09:31 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Santa Tecla defender Kevin Ayala (17) stretches out against Real Salt Lake midfielder Luis Gil (10) as they battle it out at Rio Tinto Stadium on Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015, in the Champions League (CONCACAF). Real Salt Lake: Longtime friends Luis Gil and Boyd Okwuonu relishing Olympic chance with U.S. U-23s
    Sandy • Their paths have merged and diverged over the course of the last decade. One is a highly touted playmaker, who started receiving looks from th...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 09:31 pm   |     |   Share
    Tech tools for success make Conference important for Women in business
    Dolores “Lolita” Medina wishes that she were armed in 2007 with information she has now. “I don’t think I got the lowest rate on our loan than we c...
    Updated Sep 30 2015 10:55 am   |     |   Share

    Photos: Minions in the corn maze for Cornbelly’s 20th birthday season
    Birthday cakes, balloons — and Minions. Cornbelly’s at Thanksgiving Point in Lehi offered an aerial view Tuesday of its new corn maze celebrating its 20th …
    Updated Sep 29 2015 01:39 pm   |   0 Comments   |   Share
  • Prep girls’ tennis: Olympus leads Skyline after Day 1 of 4A state meet
    Defending champion Olympus took a narrow 9-8 lead over Region 6 rival Skyline on Thursday after the first two rounds of the Class 4A girls’ tennis cha...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 05:36 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Leah Hogsten  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Mitchell Schow of Park City fires off the 14th tee Thursday, October 8, 2015 on his way to winning the 3A Boys State Championship with a two-day tally of 131. Prep boys’ golf: Park City extends dynasty while Grand Country breaks through
    Midway • Park City may be known more as a winter sports destination than a place that produces great golfers. But it would be hard to convince anyone ...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 10:40 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2015 file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks  in Boston. After seven years of the political drama known as “Obamacare,” you might think voters would be tired of big ideas for revamping health care. If so, the presidential candidates seem to have missed the memo. The 2016 hopefuls in both parties are offering a full spectrum of options, from a system wholly run by the federal government to dialing back Washington’s lead role. Much is promised by the candidates, but each approach has pitfalls. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File) Clinton shifts views on trade deal, Keystone pipe
    Washington • Martin O’Malley was blunt when he learned Hillary Rodham Clinton had announced her opposition to a Pacific Rim trade deal. “Wow, that’s a...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 09:13 pm   |     |   Share
    How to make the perfect Cuban sandwich
    Tampa, Fla. • To make the perfect Cuban sandwich, pay attention to the bread and the order in which the ingredients are layered. Otherwise, says …
    Updated Oct 07 2015 07:50 pm   |   0 Comments   |   Share
  • FILE - In this July 14, 2015 file photo House Judiciary Committee Chairman Rep. Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., right, confers with his aide during his committee's hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. In a rare move for the bitterly partisan House, Republicans and Democrats have come together to propose major legislation that would reduce prison sentences for some nonviolent drug offenders. Conservative Republicans and liberal Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee planned to announce the legislation at a news conference Thursday. Supporters include Goodlatte, Michigan Rep. John Conyers, who is the panel's top Democrat, and Texas Democratic Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File) House bill would cut prison time for some offenders
    Washington • In a rare move for the bitterly partisan House, Republicans and Democrats have come together to propose major legislation that would redu...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 09:25 pm   |     |   Share
  • In this frame grab from video provided taken from Syrian TV via Al Manar, Gen. Ali Ayoub, Syria's chief of staff, speaks, Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015, in Damascus, Syria. Ayoub said in a rare televised statement that the Russian strikes on Syria have facilitated an expanded military operation to eliminate “terrorists,” a term the Syrian government uses to refer to all armed opposition to President Bashar Assad. (Al Manar via AP) Clashes intensify in Syria from Russian-backed offensive
    Damascus, Syria • Clashes intensified Thursday between Syrian troops and insurgents in central and northwestern Syria, part of what a top general call...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 10:13 pm   |     |   Share
  • NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg speaks during a media conference at NATO headquarters in Brussels on Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015. NATO defense ministers meet Thursday to consider the implications of recent Russian military actions in Syria, as well as ongoing measures to retool NATO to meet contemporary security threats. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo) NATO talks tough on Russia in Syria, with scant action
    Brussels • NATO talked tough Thursday about Moscow’s expanding military activity in Syria, but the U.S.-led alliance’s chief response to the Russian a...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 09:02 pm   |     |   Share
    Designs take flight for rebuild of Utah’s biggest airport
    As more complex work takes flight on what essentially will be a new airport for Salt Lake City, officials unveiled Tuesday the final design and …
    Updated Sep 30 2015 01:18 pm   |   0 Comments   |   Share
  • U.S. general: Most Taliban open to peace talks in Afghanistan
    Washington • The top U.S. commander in Afghanistan on Thursday estimated that more than half of Taliban insurgents could be open to peace talks with t...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 07:38 pm   |     |   Share
  • Afghan security forces take part in an exercise in Kabul Garrison compound, in Kabul, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015. Afghan security forces (Army, police and intelligence service) are preparing for a security mission in Kabul city inside the Afghan Garrison General Command center, Afghan security forces in Kabul Garrison conduct their operations within Kabul province. (AP Photos/Massoud Hossaini) NATO open to keeping troops in Afghanistan
    Brussels • Urged on by the United States, NATO is open to keeping more troops in Afghanistan than initially planned after 2016, but officials said Thu...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 07:41 pm   |     |   Share
    Plans for tonight: Ultimate Painting adds color
    • British garage-pop duo Ultimate Painting performs at Diabolical Records, 238 S. Edison, Salt Lake City. Opening: Beachmen, Coyote Vision Group. Show...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 03:36 pm   |     |   Share
    Are Mormon missionary arrivals at Salt Lake City’s airport getting out of hand?
    When Provo attorney Ken Parkinson picked up his daughter from Salt Lake City International Airport, he got more than he bargained for. He came with …
    Updated Oct 04 2015 09:19 am   |   0 Comments   |   Share
  • (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Utah middle blocker Carly Trueman (1) spikes the ball past Stanford outside hitter Brittany Howard (16) during the game at The Huntsman Center Sunday October 19, 2014. Utah volleyball: Utes will need fearlessness of daredevil Carly Trueman to topple No. 12 UCLA, No. 1 USC
    Senior setter Kendall Cygan may be Utah’s most vocal leader, and she’s grown frustrated with sophomore Carly Trueman. Trueman needs to step it up, Cyg...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 09:27 pm   |     |   Share
  • Attendees are reflected in a mirrored wall as they arrive for the IMF and World Bank annual meetings, in Lima, Peru, Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015. The world's finance ministers and central bankers are in Lima for the joint annual meetings of the World Bank and IMF that run through Sunday. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd) Latin America rolls out red carpet for IMF
    Lima, Peru • The last time the IMF held its annual meetings in Latin America, Ernesto “Che” Guevara was trying to spread Cuba’s revolution throughout ...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 03:27 pm   |     |   Share
  • Court: Bikram yoga poses can’t be copyrighted
    San Francisco • The founder of a popular form of yoga that is performed in a room heated to more than 100 degrees lost a court appeal Thursday to copy...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 03:27 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this July 29, 2010, file photo, a worker monitors water in Talmadge Creek in Marshall Township, Mich., near the Kalamazoo River as oil from a ruptured pipeline, owned by Enbridge Inc., is trapped by booms.  The suit filed Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015 by the National Wildlife Federation says the federal Oil Pollution Act prohibits operators from handling, storing or transporting oil until their spill response plans get federal approval. The plans are supposed to make sure enough resources are available to contain and remove spilled oil and limit environmental damage. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File) Suit wants plans mandated for big oil spills
    Traverse City, Mich. • An environmental group sued the federal government Thursday, contending it gives pipeline owners and operators a free pass on d...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 03:24 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - This Oct. 2, 2014 file photo shows the facade of the New York Stock Exchange, in New York. Pent-up investor demand fueled a jump in Shanghai stocks after Chinese markets reopened Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015, following an extended holiday but other world bourses were lackluster ahead of the release of minutes from the U.S. Federal Reserve's latest policy meeting. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File) Stocks gain as signs point to Fed keeping rates low
    New York • Signs that the Federal Reserve would keep interest rates low for several more months pushed stocks broadly higher on Thursday, adding to wh...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 03:21 pm   |     |   Share
  • Domino’s and Netflix are big market movers
    New York • Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: NYSE • Domino’s Pi...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 03:18 pm   |     |   Share
  • |  Excel Entertainment
Henry Ian Cusick plays Chris Williams, an LDS bishop who must rebuild his life after a drunk driver kills his pregnant wife and two of his children, in the based-on-true-life drama Movie review: Forgiveness and faith in weighty ‘Just Let Go’
    The inspirational “Just Let Go” makes a better sermon than it does an engaging drama. It’s the true story of Chris Williams, a Salt Lake City busines...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 05:26 pm   |     |   Share
  • Movie review: Nepal’s vistas bring beauty to ‘Highway to Dhampus’
    Romance, redemption and international relations play out in “Highway to Dhampus,” a low-key drama of Westerners and locals meeting in Nepal. The stor...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 05:17 pm   |     |   Share
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Ben Mendelssohn plays Gerry, a gambler who thinks his luck is about to change, in the drama Movie review: Characters drive gambling drama ‘Mississippi Grind’
    Like the river where its action happens, the gambling drama “Mississippi Grind” is sometimes meandering but with some intensely deep currents. Gerry ...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 05:14 pm   |     |   Share
  • Laurie Sparham  |  Warner Bros. Pictures
Levi Miller (left) plays Peter, and Hugh Jackman is the pirate Blackbeard, in Review: Misguided ‘Pan’ is nobody’s darling
    It’s hard to imagine a movie more misguided than “Pan,” an attempt to rewrite the origin of “Peter Pan” that is so thoroughly terrible that it boggles...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 05:28 pm   |     |   Share
  • Andrew Garfield plays a contractor who loses his home to foreclosure in Movie review: Grim horrors of a financial sort in ‘99 Homes’
    If there’s a film that’s the opposite of “the feel-good movie of the summer,” it’s “99 Homes.” It’s remarkably grim — it is the feel-bad movie of the ...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 03:54 pm   |     |   Share
  • This Dec. 17, 2013 photo provided by Fox Searchlight Pictures shows, Malala Yousafzai in Birmingham, England. Yousafzai is the subject of the documentary film, “He Named Me Malala. Movie review: ‘He Named Me Malala’ tells human story of an icon
    The documentary “He Named Me Malala” does something I didn’t think was possible: It presents a narrative worthy of its subject, the Pashtun teen activ...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 05:10 pm   |     |   Share
    Something new under the sun: a summer office boom in Salt Lake County
    Summer typically brings a seasonal slowdown in the business of finding and renting office space. But not summer 2015 in Salt Lake County, according to...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 03:03 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Francisco Kjolseth  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Salt Lake City police officers Bryce Curdie, left, and Slade Bailey patrol the streets near The Gateway on Wednesday, June 10, 2015. The City Council will spend more money on bicycle cops in the first part of the coming fiscal year. The council has budgeted $1.1 million for eight bike patrol officers and eight social workers. The mayor's proposed $254 million budget starts July 1. The new bike patrols are expected in September. Salt Lake City to hire 15 more police officers, thanks to a federal grant
    The Salt Lake City Police Department is about to hire 15 new officers, thanks to a federal grant. The department announced the award of the almost $1....
    Updated Oct 08 2015 10:03 pm   |     |   Share
  • Photo courtesy  of  The Huntsman Cancer Institute
Researcher Joshua Schiffman at Hogle Zoo. Utah doctor, using blood from local pachyderms, discovers why elephants rarely get cancer
    Elephant manager Eric Peterson has been asked a lot of questions in his 21 years at Hogle Zoo, but this was a new one. “Hi, my name is Josh Schiffman...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 10:36 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - This March 20, 2012 file photo shows Netfilx headquarters in Los Gatos, Calif. Netflix on Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015 announced it is raising the price of its Internet video service by $1 in the U.S. and several other countries to help cover its escalating costs for shows such as Netflix raising price for popular video plan by $1
    San Francisco • Netflix is raising the price of its Internet video service by $1 for new customers in the U.S., Canada and some Latin America countrie...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 02:33 pm   |     |   Share
  • Rolly: Takin’ it to the street — the politics of road repairs
    Thhe boundary between Cottonwood Heights and the unincorporated area of Salt Lake County known as Willow Creek goes right down the middle of Creek Roa...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 10:25 pm   |     |   Share
  • This photo taken Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015 in Calverton, N.Y., shows the site of the former Skydive Long Island, which was purchased last month by a company that intends to manufacture solar-powered drones. Daniel Preston, the CEO of Luminati Aerospace LLC, said Thursday, the company will make the next generation of unmanned aerial vehicles, but declined to say whether his firm is associated with any well-known technology companies trying to develop drones to deliver Internet connectivity to remote parts of the world. (AP Photo/Frank Eltman) Tech firm’s plans to make drones in NY spark questions
    Riverhead, N.Y. • A plan to manufacture solar-powered drones at a suburban New York site that once made fighter jets for the U.S. military is sparking...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 02:15 pm   |     |   Share
  • ArcelorMittal sued over soot from coke plant
    Pittsburgh • An environmental activist group sued ArcelorMittal USA on Thursday for allegedly violating the Clean Air Act by showering nearby resident...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 02:12 pm   |     |   Share
  • Fan suit: Super Bowl ticketing violates law
    Philadelphia • A New Jersey man asked a federal appeals court Thursday to revive his consumer protection lawsuit that aims to flag the NFL over the nu...
    Updated Oct 08 2015 02:09 pm   |     |   Share