All - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com Stories from The Salt Lake Tribune &copy; 2014 The Associated Press, The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Learn more about our privacy policy: http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy. en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Heber named among Top 10 small U.S. towns http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58211097-78/towns-com-heber-livability.html.csp Heber City was named Tuesday as one of the nation’s Top 10 small towns in which to live. The Wasatch County city popped up at No. 8 on Livability.com’s list, behind Los Alamos, N.M.; Northfield, Minn.; Lebanon, N.H.; Hood River, Ore.; Port Angeles, Wash.; Glenwood Springs, Colo.; and Spearfish, S.D. Heber (population 13,000) finished just ahead of Traverse City, Mich., and Hailey, Idaho. Heber’s “low crime rate, good schools and excellent health-care system attract families to the area and help... Heber City was named Tuesday as one of the nation’s Top 10 small towns in which to live. The Wasatch County city popped up at No. 8 on Livability.com’s list, behind Los Alamos, N.M.; Northfield, Minn.; Lebanon, N.H.; Hood River, Ore.; Port Angeles, Wash.; Glenwood Springs, Colo.; and Spearfish, S.D. Heber (population 13,000) finished just ahead of Traverse City, Mich., and Hailey, Idaho. Heber’s “low crime rate, good schools and excellent health-care system attract families to the area and help... <img src="http://mngislctrib.112.2O7.net/b/ss/mngislctrib/1/H.17--NS/0?&pageName=RSS" height="1" width="1" border="0" alt=""/> 58211097@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:15:57 MDT O.C. Tanner gift to upgrade Abravanel Hall lounge http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58211382-78/county-council-theater-abravanel.html.csp There isn’t any shag rug in there, but the Tanner Lounge backstage at Abravanel Hall hasn’t been remodeled since it debuted in the 1970s. So a $50,000 gift from the O.C. Tanner Foundation, for whom the resting room was named, was welcomed warmly Tuesday by the Salt Lake County Council. “This will take it from the ’70s to the 2000s,” said county Community Services Director Erin Litvack, adding the alterations will make the room more functional for stagehands as well as performers. The Abravanel H... There isn’t any shag rug in there, but the Tanner Lounge backstage at Abravanel Hall hasn’t been remodeled since it debuted in the 1970s. So a $50,000 gift from the O.C. Tanner Foundation, for whom the resting room was named, was welcomed warmly Tuesday by the Salt Lake County Council. “This will take it from the ’70s to the 2000s,” said county Community Services Director Erin Litvack, adding the alterations will make the room more functional for stagehands as well as performers. The Abravanel H... 58211382@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:15:48 MDT Jordan District to buy out adminstrator’s contract amid split talk http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58212590-78/district-jordan-agreement-tuesday.html.csp Jordan School District leaders approved an agreement Tuesday to buy out their former deputy superintendent, who left the district earlier this month amid threats of a possible district split. Richard Osborn, Jordan board president, said the district will pay Burke Jolley for the rest of his contract, which was supposed to go through June 2015. District leaders, however, did not release an exact figure, telling a Salt Lake Tribune reporter to file an open records request for it. “The terms are co... Jordan School District leaders approved an agreement Tuesday to buy out their former deputy superintendent, who left the district earlier this month amid threats of a possible district split. Richard Osborn, Jordan board president, said the district will pay Burke Jolley for the rest of his contract, which was supposed to go through June 2015. District leaders, however, did not release an exact figure, telling a Salt Lake Tribune reporter to file an open records request for it. “The terms are co... 58212590@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:15:39 MDT An explosion of wildflowers in Utah’s mountains http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207216-78/canyons-cottonwood-festival-walks.html.csp If you happen to miss the Pioneer Day fireworks on Thursday, don’t worry. There are plenty of colorful explosions going off in Utah’s high country as the wildflower season peaks this holiday weekend. And you won’t have to wait until dark. “The timing this year seems perfect,” said Jessie Walthers of the Cottonwood Canyons Foundation, which hosts the annual Wasatch Wildflower Festival in Big and Little Cottonwood canyons. “We have been out training and hiking for the festival and it seems like we... If you happen to miss the Pioneer Day fireworks on Thursday, don’t worry. There are plenty of colorful explosions going off in Utah’s high country as the wildflower season peaks this holiday weekend. And you won’t have to wait until dark. “The timing this year seems perfect,” said Jessie Walthers of the Cottonwood Canyons Foundation, which hosts the annual Wasatch Wildflower Festival in Big and Little Cottonwood canyons. “We have been out training and hiking for the festival and it seems like we... 58207216@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:15:16 MDT Utah health professionals urge Obama to create new national monument http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58211637-78/canyonlands-national-greater-health.html.csp Utah health professionals are adding their voices to the clamor for President Barack Obama to create a Greater Canyonlands national monument. Some 200 Utahns, ranging from doctors to dietitians to nonprofit managers, signed a letter that was sent Tuesday to Obama. It asks the president, who has signaled that he intends to set aside more monuments, to protect 1.8 million acres of public lands surrounding Canyonlands National Park. “Protecting this world-class landscape would not only preserve an ... Utah health professionals are adding their voices to the clamor for President Barack Obama to create a Greater Canyonlands national monument. Some 200 Utahns, ranging from doctors to dietitians to nonprofit managers, signed a letter that was sent Tuesday to Obama. It asks the president, who has signaled that he intends to set aside more monuments, to protect 1.8 million acres of public lands surrounding Canyonlands National Park. “Protecting this world-class landscape would not only preserve an ... 58211637@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:15:07 MDT Exxon Mobil says it will follow new anti-bias rules http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58212446-79/exxon-company-discrimination-gay.html.csp Irving, Texas • Exxon Mobil Corp. has said it will comply with the new protections for gay and transgender employees required of federal contractors, while still sidestepping the question of whether it will formalize that by changing the language of its corporate policy. Following President Barack Obama’s signing of an executive order Monday expanding protections for federal workers and contractors from discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity, the Labor Department has 90 da... Irving, Texas • Exxon Mobil Corp. has said it will comply with the new protections for gay and transgender employees required of federal contractors, while still sidestepping the question of whether it will formalize that by changing the language of its corporate policy. Following President Barack Obama’s signing of an executive order Monday expanding protections for federal workers and contractors from discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity, the Labor Department has 90 da... 58212446@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:12:01 MDT Herbalife’s stock soars after attack by investor http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58212383-79/herbalife-ackman-company-stock.html.csp New York • Activist investor Bill Ackman once again denounced weight loss and nutritional supplements company Herbalife as a pyramid scheme, but Wall Street shrugged off his criticism and sent the company’s stock soaring 25 percent Tuesday. In a three-hour presentation in New York, Ackman’s focused on Herbalife’s “nutrition clubs,” private settings where Herbalife distributors sell the company’s products — such as weight-loss shakes — and recruit new members. Ackman laid out a case that because ... New York • Activist investor Bill Ackman once again denounced weight loss and nutritional supplements company Herbalife as a pyramid scheme, but Wall Street shrugged off his criticism and sent the company’s stock soaring 25 percent Tuesday. In a three-hour presentation in New York, Ackman’s focused on Herbalife’s “nutrition clubs,” private settings where Herbalife distributors sell the company’s products — such as weight-loss shakes — and recruit new members. Ackman laid out a case that because ... 58212383@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:02:02 MDT Obama uses food as populist prop while trying to connect with regular folks http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58207159-223/obama-president-regular-baskin.html.csp Washington • Has food — especially junk food — played as large a role in the messaging of any other presidential administration as it has in that of President Barack Obama? Obama, who has long complained about feeling hemmed in by the presidency, has made a habit lately of escaping the White House by walking down the street or skipping town and meeting with regular Americans who have written him letters or have some connection to an issue he plans to discuss. The common thread in almost all of t... Washington • Has food — especially junk food — played as large a role in the messaging of any other presidential administration as it has in that of President Barack Obama? Obama, who has long complained about feeling hemmed in by the presidency, has made a habit lately of escaping the White House by walking down the street or skipping town and meeting with regular Americans who have written him letters or have some connection to an issue he plans to discuss. The common thread in almost all of t... 58207159@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:05:04 MDT Craft brews are mixing it up on the cocktail scene http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58094875-223/beers-cocktail-craft-liqueur.html.csp Cocktail connoisseurs are falling for craft beers in a new way — as a mixer. Bars around the country are tapping into the trend of mixing artisanal brews with hard liquor to create new, refreshing cocktails. Can’t see how it works? How about a bold stout blended with white chocolate liqueur? Or maybe a mojito made with blonde ale and rum? Beer as a mixer isn’t new, but it has seen an uptick in recent years, fueled largely by the flourishing market of excellent craft beers, according to bar consu... Cocktail connoisseurs are falling for craft beers in a new way — as a mixer. Bars around the country are tapping into the trend of mixing artisanal brews with hard liquor to create new, refreshing cocktails. Can’t see how it works? How about a bold stout blended with white chocolate liqueur? Or maybe a mojito made with blonde ale and rum? Beer as a mixer isn’t new, but it has seen an uptick in recent years, fueled largely by the flourishing market of excellent craft beers, according to bar consu... 58094875@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:05:03 MDT Utah food news: Oprah like Utah Pop Art, Winning gelato at Grand America http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58195696-223/lake-salt-utah-america.html.csp Z’Tejas at Gateway to close Aug. 2 Z’Tejas Southwestern Grill will close its only Utah location at The Gateway Mall. The last day of business for the Salt Lake City restaurant, at 191 South Rio Grande, will be Saturday, Aug. 2. “We are sad to leave a market where we’ve been able to showcase the best of southwest cooking for the last 13 years” Steven Micheletti, president and CEO of Z’Tejas said in a news release. Those with gift cards should use them immediately. However they will be accepted a... Z’Tejas at Gateway to close Aug. 2 Z’Tejas Southwestern Grill will close its only Utah location at The Gateway Mall. The last day of business for the Salt Lake City restaurant, at 191 South Rio Grande, will be Saturday, Aug. 2. “We are sad to leave a market where we’ve been able to showcase the best of southwest cooking for the last 13 years” Steven Micheletti, president and CEO of Z’Tejas said in a news release. Those with gift cards should use them immediately. However they will be accepted a... 58195696@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:05:03 MDT Steak and cheese grinder recast as a pasta dinner http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58198318-223/pasta-steak-cheese-add.html.csp Parents love back-to-school season because it gets the whole family back on a schedule. Parents hate back-to-school season because that schedule usually leaves too little time to get dinner on the table. And it usually takes a solid month of shakedown to work out the bugs in that schedule, sorting out which days leave time for a home cooked meal, and which simply demand take-out. The meals we do make during that month need to be particularly fast and easy. September simply isn’t the time to reac... Parents love back-to-school season because it gets the whole family back on a schedule. Parents hate back-to-school season because that schedule usually leaves too little time to get dinner on the table. And it usually takes a solid month of shakedown to work out the bugs in that schedule, sorting out which days leave time for a home cooked meal, and which simply demand take-out. The meals we do make during that month need to be particularly fast and easy. September simply isn’t the time to reac... 58198318@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:05:03 MDT Utah State football: Chuckie’s back, and Mountain West notices http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58210665-77/keeton-state-quarterback-utah.html.csp Las Vegas • He was tabbed the Mountain West conference preseason offensive player of the year, his image and “Chuckie4 Heisman” is emblazoned on Utah State’s new notebooks and his spot at the MWC media day here in Las Vegas was one of the most crowded of all the coaches and players. Through it all, Chuckie Keeton, Utah State’s highlight-making quarterback, smiled and basked in the attention and even maintained his sense of humor. “I’m going to pass out all those notebooks at camp and tell everyo... Las Vegas • He was tabbed the Mountain West conference preseason offensive player of the year, his image and “Chuckie4 Heisman” is emblazoned on Utah State’s new notebooks and his spot at the MWC media day here in Las Vegas was one of the most crowded of all the coaches and players. Through it all, Chuckie Keeton, Utah State’s highlight-making quarterback, smiled and basked in the attention and even maintained his sense of humor. “I’m going to pass out all those notebooks at camp and tell everyo... 58210665@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:04:49 MDT Monson: Jazz are yearning to play a beautiful game http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/58211166-87/ball-jazz-says-lindsey.html.csp The beautiful game. That’s the Jazz’s thing now. That’s what they want to play. That’s the kind of basketball they’re trying to adopt and embrace, even if their early version of it is ugly enough to scare the snout off a pig. And, at times, when the regular season rolls around, it will be. Comedian Phyllis Diller once said she was so ugly when she was a kid, her mom had to tie a pork chop around her neck to get the dog to play with her. The Jazz’s remedy is more thorough than that. They’re re-i... The beautiful game. That’s the Jazz’s thing now. That’s what they want to play. That’s the kind of basketball they’re trying to adopt and embrace, even if their early version of it is ugly enough to scare the snout off a pig. And, at times, when the regular season rolls around, it will be. Comedian Phyllis Diller once said she was so ugly when she was a kid, her mom had to tie a pork chop around her neck to get the dog to play with her. The Jazz’s remedy is more thorough than that. They’re re-i... 58211166@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:04:49 MDT Utah Jazz: Trevor Booker brings toughness http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/58211924-87/booker-utah-5.3-court.csp Trevor Booker wants people to know that he’s a nice guy. Off the court, that is. “On the court, I’m focused. I’m going to do whatever I can to win. If that means knocking you out of the air, I’m going to do it,” he said Tuesday, as the newest member of the Utah Jazz met with reporters in Salt Lake City. “Off the court, I’m just a laid-back, chill guy. But when you get me on the court, I’m just an animal.” The Jazz front office wanted to add physicality to the team’s front court and they seem t... Trevor Booker wants people to know that he’s a nice guy. Off the court, that is. “On the court, I’m focused. I’m going to do whatever I can to win. If that means knocking you out of the air, I’m going to do it,” he said Tuesday, as the newest member of the Utah Jazz met with reporters in Salt Lake City. “Off the court, I’m just a laid-back, chill guy. But when you get me on the court, I’m just an animal.” The Jazz front office wanted to add physicality to the team’s front court and they seem t... 58211924@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:04:49 MDT Utah Jazz trade Lucas, Thomas and Murphy to Cleveland http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/58212307-87/cleveland-jazz-lucas-trade.html.csp The Cleveland Cavaliers have been angling to add star forward Kevin Love alongside LeBron James. And the Utah Jazz may have just helped it happen. Utah on Tuesday shipped John Lucas III, Erik Murphy and Malcolm Thomas — a trio of players with non-guaranteed contracts — to Cleveland in exchange for guard Carrick Felix, a draft pick and cash, according to a league source. Yahoo! Sports was first to report the trade. Felix, a second-round pick out of Arizona State in 2013, saw limited action last y... The Cleveland Cavaliers have been angling to add star forward Kevin Love alongside LeBron James. And the Utah Jazz may have just helped it happen. Utah on Tuesday shipped John Lucas III, Erik Murphy and Malcolm Thomas — a trio of players with non-guaranteed contracts — to Cleveland in exchange for guard Carrick Felix, a draft pick and cash, according to a league source. Yahoo! Sports was first to report the trade. Felix, a second-round pick out of Arizona State in 2013, saw limited action last y... 58212307@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:04:49 MDT Trent Reznor contemplates the future, the road http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58207671-223/reznor-music-create-apple.html.csp Nashville, Tenn. • Trent Reznor is in a race with technology, from the way he presents his music to fans on the road to how he approaches his job as chief creative officer at Beats Electronics. Reznor’s Nine Inch Nails are preparing for a North American co-headlining tour with Soundgarden that starts Saturday in Las Vegas. It’s the fourth leg of a yearlong tour for Reznor, and the 49-year-old singer has reinvented the show to offer Internet-savvy fans something new. “This will be the fourth kind... Nashville, Tenn. • Trent Reznor is in a race with technology, from the way he presents his music to fans on the road to how he approaches his job as chief creative officer at Beats Electronics. Reznor’s Nine Inch Nails are preparing for a North American co-headlining tour with Soundgarden that starts Saturday in Las Vegas. It’s the fourth leg of a yearlong tour for Reznor, and the 49-year-old singer has reinvented the show to offer Internet-savvy fans something new. “This will be the fourth kind... 58207671@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:04:02 MDT Supreme Court: Arizona execution can to proceed http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58212483-68/court-execution-wood-circuit.html.csp Tucson, Ariz. • The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed an Arizona execution to go forward amid a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs in the country. The court ruled in favor of Arizona officials in the case of Joseph Rudolph Wood, who was convicted of murder in the 1989 shooting deaths of his estranged girlfriend and her father. The state plans to execute him Wednesday. Wood, 55, argued he has a First Amendment right to details about the ... Tucson, Ariz. • The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed an Arizona execution to go forward amid a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs in the country. The court ruled in favor of Arizona officials in the case of Joseph Rudolph Wood, who was convicted of murder in the 1989 shooting deaths of his estranged girlfriend and her father. The state plans to execute him Wednesday. Wood, 55, argued he has a First Amendment right to details about the ... 58212483@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:00:02 MDT Contrarian’s case: Why U.S. could dip into recession http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58212394-79/levy-percent-recession-countries.html.csp New York • Just as the U.S. economy is strengthening, other countries are threatening to drag it down. Employers in the U.S. are creating jobs at the fastest pace since the late 1990s and the economy finally looks ready to expand at a healthy rate. But sluggish growth in France, Italy, Russia, Brazil and China suggests that the old truism, “When the U.S. sneezes, the rest of the world catches a cold,” may need to be flipped. Maybe the rest of the world will sneeze this time, and the U.S. will ge... New York • Just as the U.S. economy is strengthening, other countries are threatening to drag it down. Employers in the U.S. are creating jobs at the fastest pace since the late 1990s and the economy finally looks ready to expand at a healthy rate. But sluggish growth in France, Italy, Russia, Brazil and China suggests that the old truism, “When the U.S. sneezes, the rest of the world catches a cold,” may need to be flipped. Maybe the rest of the world will sneeze this time, and the U.S. will ge... 58212394@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:45:01 MDT Apple posts biggest profit gain in nearly two years http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58212471-79/apple-iphone-percent-screen.html.csp San Francisco • Apple’s growth prospects are looking brighter as anticipation builds for the upcoming release of the next iPhone, a model expected to cater to consumers yearning for a bigger screen. The latest evidence of Apple’s mounting momentum emerged Tuesday with the release of the company’s fiscal third-quarter report. Earnings rose at the highest rate in nearly two years as Apple Inc. sold 35.2 million iPhones during the period. The iPhone shipments climbed 13 percent increase from the sa... San Francisco • Apple’s growth prospects are looking brighter as anticipation builds for the upcoming release of the next iPhone, a model expected to cater to consumers yearning for a bigger screen. The latest evidence of Apple’s mounting momentum emerged Tuesday with the release of the company’s fiscal third-quarter report. Earnings rose at the highest rate in nearly two years as Apple Inc. sold 35.2 million iPhones during the period. The iPhone shipments climbed 13 percent increase from the sa... 58212471@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:45:01 MDT Discover Financial’s quarterly profit jumps 7 percent http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58212493-79/percent-discover-card-loans.html.csp Los Angles • Discover Financial Services’ net income grew 7 percent in the second quarter as credit card spending and overall loans increased from a year ago. The results beat Wall Street’s expectations. The credit card issuer and lender said Tuesday that card loans and sales volume for the company’s namesake card both climbed 6 percent, reflecting increased spending by its cardholders. More of those cardholders also elected to carry balances rather than pay them off, helping drive interest reve... Los Angles • Discover Financial Services’ net income grew 7 percent in the second quarter as credit card spending and overall loans increased from a year ago. The results beat Wall Street’s expectations. The credit card issuer and lender said Tuesday that card loans and sales volume for the company’s namesake card both climbed 6 percent, reflecting increased spending by its cardholders. More of those cardholders also elected to carry balances rather than pay them off, helping drive interest reve... 58212493@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:44:02 MDT V.A. nominee vows to transform department in crisis http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58212314-68/mcdonald-veterans-senate-care.html.csp Washington • President Barack Obama’s choice to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs pledged Tuesday to transform the beleaguered department, saying that “systematic failures” must be addressed. Robert McDonald cited problems with patient access to health care, transparency, accountability and integrity, among other issues. “The seriousness of the moment demands urgent action,” McDonald told the Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee. “The V.A. is in crisis. The veterans are in need. There is a l... Washington • President Barack Obama’s choice to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs pledged Tuesday to transform the beleaguered department, saying that “systematic failures” must be addressed. Robert McDonald cited problems with patient access to health care, transparency, accountability and integrity, among other issues. “The seriousness of the moment demands urgent action,” McDonald told the Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee. “The V.A. is in crisis. The veterans are in need. There is a l... 58212314@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:42:03 MDT Denver to pay $3M to ex-inmate who says genitals were scalded http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58212415-68/denver-hunter-deputy-federal.html.csp Denver • Denver officials have reached a deal to pay $3.3 million to settle a federal jail-abuse lawsuit filed by a former inmate who said a deputy ignored his blood-curdling screams while a group of fellow inmates brutally beat him and scalded his genitals with hot water. The tentative payout is believed to be among the largest in Denver’s history to resolve a civil rights case. Word of a settlement came Tuesday, a day after Denver Sheriff Gary Wilson resigned amid a growing list of misconduct ... Denver • Denver officials have reached a deal to pay $3.3 million to settle a federal jail-abuse lawsuit filed by a former inmate who said a deputy ignored his blood-curdling screams while a group of fellow inmates brutally beat him and scalded his genitals with hot water. The tentative payout is believed to be among the largest in Denver’s history to resolve a civil rights case. Word of a settlement came Tuesday, a day after Denver Sheriff Gary Wilson resigned amid a growing list of misconduct ... 58212415@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:41:02 MDT Dan Borislow, inventor of magicJack, dies at 52 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58212485-79/magicjack-borislow-dan-league.html.csp West Palm Beach, Fla. • Dan Borislow, inventor of magicJack and a pioneer in developing phone calls over the Internet, died Monday, according to officials at the company he founded. He was 52. A spokeswoman for MagicJack Vocaltec Ltd., said he died of a heart attack. In a statement, MagicJack CEO Gerald Vento praised Borislow as a visionary. “Dan was a true telecom pioneer whose vision, creativity, energy, passion and single-minded focus was the driving force behind the success of magicJack,” sa... West Palm Beach, Fla. • Dan Borislow, inventor of magicJack and a pioneer in developing phone calls over the Internet, died Monday, according to officials at the company he founded. He was 52. A spokeswoman for MagicJack Vocaltec Ltd., said he died of a heart attack. In a statement, MagicJack CEO Gerald Vento praised Borislow as a visionary. “Dan was a true telecom pioneer whose vision, creativity, energy, passion and single-minded focus was the driving force behind the success of magicJack,” sa... 58212485@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:40:02 MDT LinkedIn to buy ad tech company Bizo for $175M http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58212490-79/linkedin-bizo-175-buy.html.csp New York • LinkedIn Corp. is spending $175 million to buy Bizo, a provider of advertising technology and measurement services aimed at professionals. LinkedIn said Tuesday that it is paying 90 percent in cash and the rest in stock for San Francisco-based Bizo. The deal is expected to close in the third quarter. Founded in 2008, Bizo lets marketers target professionals with ads they want them to see, and helps measure the effectiveness of the ad campaigns. LinkedIn, a professional networking serv... New York • LinkedIn Corp. is spending $175 million to buy Bizo, a provider of advertising technology and measurement services aimed at professionals. LinkedIn said Tuesday that it is paying 90 percent in cash and the rest in stock for San Francisco-based Bizo. The deal is expected to close in the third quarter. Founded in 2008, Bizo lets marketers target professionals with ads they want them to see, and helps measure the effectiveness of the ad campaigns. LinkedIn, a professional networking serv... 58212490@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:40:02 MDT Judge considers whether to release port records http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58212435-79/corps-documents-coal-environmental.html.csp Portland, Ore. • A federal judge said Tuesday he would weigh whether the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers must release environmental review documents involving a proposed coal port criticized by environmentalists. U.S. Magistrate Judge Paul Papak said he must decide whether the documents show the agency’s internal deliberations about the Morrow Pacific coal export terminal in Boardman. Deliberative documents can be exempt from disclosure under federal rules, depending on how they’re interpreted by t... Portland, Ore. • A federal judge said Tuesday he would weigh whether the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers must release environmental review documents involving a proposed coal port criticized by environmentalists. U.S. Magistrate Judge Paul Papak said he must decide whether the documents show the agency’s internal deliberations about the Morrow Pacific coal export terminal in Boardman. Deliberative documents can be exempt from disclosure under federal rules, depending on how they’re interpreted by t... 58212435@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:30:02 MDT Ignition switches cause Chrysler to recall Jeep SUVs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58212451-79/chrysler-ignition-recall-switch.html.csp Detroit • The ignition switch defects that engulfed General Motors are now a rapidly growing problem at Chrysler. Chrysler said Tuesday it is recalling up to 792,300 older Jeep SUVs worldwide because the ignition switches could fall out of the “run” position, shutting off the engine and disabling air bags as well as power-assisted steering and braking. That’s the same problem that has forced GM to recall more than 15 million cars over the last six months. Chrysler’s recall covers 2005-2007 Grand... Detroit • The ignition switch defects that engulfed General Motors are now a rapidly growing problem at Chrysler. Chrysler said Tuesday it is recalling up to 792,300 older Jeep SUVs worldwide because the ignition switches could fall out of the “run” position, shutting off the engine and disabling air bags as well as power-assisted steering and braking. That’s the same problem that has forced GM to recall more than 15 million cars over the last six months. Chrysler’s recall covers 2005-2007 Grand... 58212451@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:30:02 MDT Airlines ban flights to Israel after rocket strike http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58212452-68/israel-hamas-israeli-gaza.html.csp Jerusalem • A Hamas rocket exploded Tuesday near Israel’s main airport, prompting a ban on flights from the U.S. and many from Europe and Canada as aviation authorities responded to the shock of seeing a civilian jetliner shot down over Ukraine. Israel declared that Ben-Gurion Airport was safe and said there was no reason to “hand terror a prize” by halting flights. The rare flight ban came as Israel grappled with news that a soldier went missing after an attack in the Gaza Strip, raising the p... Jerusalem • A Hamas rocket exploded Tuesday near Israel’s main airport, prompting a ban on flights from the U.S. and many from Europe and Canada as aviation authorities responded to the shock of seeing a civilian jetliner shot down over Ukraine. Israel declared that Ben-Gurion Airport was safe and said there was no reason to “hand terror a prize” by halting flights. The rare flight ban came as Israel grappled with news that a soldier went missing after an attack in the Gaza Strip, raising the p... 58212452@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:21:02 MDT Microsoft CEO sees ‘bold’ plan as vision of future http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58212413-79/company-billion-microsoft-cents.html.csp Redmond, Wash. • Microsoft Corp. CEO Satya Nadella painted an upbeat vision of the future Tuesday, saying the next version of Windows will be unified across screens of all sizes and that two money-losing units — Nokia phones and Bing search — would become profitable in 2016. The agenda, announced Tuesday as Microsoft reported fourth-quarter earnings that beat Wall Street expectations, helped boost the company’s shares, which added 52 cents, or 1.2 percent, to $45.35 in after-hours trading. Five ... Redmond, Wash. • Microsoft Corp. CEO Satya Nadella painted an upbeat vision of the future Tuesday, saying the next version of Windows will be unified across screens of all sizes and that two money-losing units — Nokia phones and Bing search — would become profitable in 2016. The agenda, announced Tuesday as Microsoft reported fourth-quarter earnings that beat Wall Street expectations, helped boost the company’s shares, which added 52 cents, or 1.2 percent, to $45.35 in after-hours trading. Five ... 58212413@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:13:01 MDT Beretta: Gun law forcing our move out of Maryland http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58212425-79/beretta-maryland-gun-tennessee.html.csp Accokeek, Md. • Beretta U.S.A. announced Tuesday that company concerns over a strict gun-control law enacted in Maryland last year have made it necessary to move its weapons making out of the state to Tennessee. The well-known gun maker said it will move to a new production facility it is building in the Nashville suburb of Gallatin that is set to open in mid-2015. Beretta general manager Jeff Cooper said a sweeping gun-control measure passed last year initially contained provisions that would h... Accokeek, Md. • Beretta U.S.A. announced Tuesday that company concerns over a strict gun-control law enacted in Maryland last year have made it necessary to move its weapons making out of the state to Tennessee. The well-known gun maker said it will move to a new production facility it is building in the Nashville suburb of Gallatin that is set to open in mid-2015. Beretta general manager Jeff Cooper said a sweeping gun-control measure passed last year initially contained provisions that would h... 58212425@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:11:01 MDT Boy playing with lighter burns down Cottonwood Heights house http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58211515-78/fire-anderton-afternoon-burned.html.csp Investigators believe a boy playing with a lighter started a fire Tuesday afternoon that burned down his Cottonwood Heights home. Unified Fire crews responded to an emergency call about 1:20 p.m. that a house at 7425 S. Butler Hills Drive (2215 East) had caught fire. Firefighters arrived on the scene to find the house engulfed in flames. “Our guys were able to make a quick, aggressive fire attack, but the fire had already advanced by the time we got there to the point where it appears the house ... Investigators believe a boy playing with a lighter started a fire Tuesday afternoon that burned down his Cottonwood Heights home. Unified Fire crews responded to an emergency call about 1:20 p.m. that a house at 7425 S. Butler Hills Drive (2215 East) had caught fire. Firefighters arrived on the scene to find the house engulfed in flames. “Our guys were able to make a quick, aggressive fire attack, but the fire had already advanced by the time we got there to the point where it appears the house ... 58211515@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:06:19 MDT Wildfires scramble crews in northeast, northwestern Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58210120-78/fire-tuesday-acres-county.html.csp Resurgent wildfires had rural Tooele County residents ready to evacuate their homes and farms at a moment’s notice on Tuesday, but crews believed they were slowly turning back the threat. The Anaconda Fire had burned more than 1,000 acres in Pine Canyon, east of Tooele. It was sparked by lightning on Sunday and had been thought all-but-tamed until winds kicked up flames Monday afternoon. Fire Information Officer Ryan Wilden said crews were back to zero on containment of the blaze on Tuesday, tho... Resurgent wildfires had rural Tooele County residents ready to evacuate their homes and farms at a moment’s notice on Tuesday, but crews believed they were slowly turning back the threat. The Anaconda Fire had burned more than 1,000 acres in Pine Canyon, east of Tooele. It was sparked by lightning on Sunday and had been thought all-but-tamed until winds kicked up flames Monday afternoon. Fire Information Officer Ryan Wilden said crews were back to zero on containment of the blaze on Tuesday, tho... 58210120@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:04:55 MDT Free on bail, “land defenders” face numerous charges in Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58211571-78/sands-tar-oil-activists.html.csp The 21 anti-tar sands “land defenders” arrested at a future mine site on the Uintah-Grand county line were released on bail Tuesday after spending a night in jail. They face possible charges of trespassing, interfering with an arrest and conspiracy to commit escape, said Uintah County Undersheriff John Laursen. Uintah and Grand county deputies arrested most of the activists after they scaled an 8-foot fenced enclosure and secured themselves to construction equipment on Monday. U.S. Oil Sands has... The 21 anti-tar sands “land defenders” arrested at a future mine site on the Uintah-Grand county line were released on bail Tuesday after spending a night in jail. They face possible charges of trespassing, interfering with an arrest and conspiracy to commit escape, said Uintah County Undersheriff John Laursen. Uintah and Grand county deputies arrested most of the activists after they scaled an 8-foot fenced enclosure and secured themselves to construction equipment on Monday. U.S. Oil Sands has... 58211571@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:03:01 MDT Robles’ strategy for defeating Stewart: more voting by mail http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58207428-90/raised-cash-robles-spent.html.csp In her bid to unseat Republican Rep. Chris Stewart, state Sen. Luz Robles will focus almost exclusively on registering new voters and encouraging people to vote by mail. Her strategy is fueled by a desire to enfranchise Utahns who have become disengaged with government. It also may be her only hope of winning in Utah’s 2nd Congressional District, a sprawling, heavily Republican area that stretches from Bountiful through Salt Lake City and all the way to St. George. “The only way we are going to... In her bid to unseat Republican Rep. Chris Stewart, state Sen. Luz Robles will focus almost exclusively on registering new voters and encouraging people to vote by mail. Her strategy is fueled by a desire to enfranchise Utahns who have become disengaged with government. It also may be her only hope of winning in Utah’s 2nd Congressional District, a sprawling, heavily Republican area that stretches from Bountiful through Salt Lake City and all the way to St. George. “The only way we are going to... 58207428@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:02:41 MDT United Technologies boosts profit forecast for 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58212359-79/otis-profit-technologies-united.html.csp New York • United Technologies raised the low end of its 2014 forecast as the maker of Pratt & Whitney jet engines and Otis elevators beat analysts’ second-quarter profit estimates. Annual earnings will be in a range of $6.75 to $6.85 a share, compared with a previous projection of $6.65 to $6.85, the Hartford, Conn.-based company said Tuesday. Quarterly profit of $1.84 a share from continuing operations exceeded the $1.70 average of 11 estimates compiled by Bloomberg. Chief Executive Louis Chen... New York • United Technologies raised the low end of its 2014 forecast as the maker of Pratt & Whitney jet engines and Otis elevators beat analysts’ second-quarter profit estimates. Annual earnings will be in a range of $6.75 to $6.85 a share, compared with a previous projection of $6.65 to $6.85, the Hartford, Conn.-based company said Tuesday. Quarterly profit of $1.84 a share from continuing operations exceeded the $1.70 average of 11 estimates compiled by Bloomberg. Chief Executive Louis Chen... 58212359@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:56:02 MDT Utah football: Burning questions for Pac-12 Media Days http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58211140-89/state-game-oregon-pac.html.csp We know other Pac-12 media will ask about Utah quarterback Travis Wilson on Wednesday in Los Angeles, but what do Ute fans hope to learn about the other teams in the Pac-12? The Tribune’s Utah beat writers, Kyle Goon and Matthew Piper, throw some pertinent questions out there for consideration. Arizona • How young will the Wildcats be? Rich Rodriguez said in the spring he expects a high-impact freshman class to fill needs at quarterback, running back, defensive back — really, a lot of places.... We know other Pac-12 media will ask about Utah quarterback Travis Wilson on Wednesday in Los Angeles, but what do Ute fans hope to learn about the other teams in the Pac-12? The Tribune’s Utah beat writers, Kyle Goon and Matthew Piper, throw some pertinent questions out there for consideration. Arizona • How young will the Wildcats be? Rich Rodriguez said in the spring he expects a high-impact freshman class to fill needs at quarterback, running back, defensive back — really, a lot of places.... 58211140@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:51:31 MDT Report: Spike in number of U.S. law enforcement officers killed http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58210913-78/officers-enforcement-law-killed.html.csp The number of U.S. law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty so far this year has jumped from the same period last year. Sixty-seven law enforcement officers, including one from Utah, were killed in the line of duty in the first half of 2014, amounting to a 31 percent increase from the same period last year, according to a report published Tuesday by the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund. Of the 67 officers, 26 died in traffic-related accidents, and another 25 were kille... The number of U.S. law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty so far this year has jumped from the same period last year. Sixty-seven law enforcement officers, including one from Utah, were killed in the line of duty in the first half of 2014, amounting to a 31 percent increase from the same period last year, according to a report published Tuesday by the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund. Of the 67 officers, 26 died in traffic-related accidents, and another 25 were kille... 58210913@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:08:47 MDT What Utahns need to know about today’s Obamacare rulings http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58211182-90/subsidies-federal-state-health.html.csp The latest legal fight over the Affordable Care Act takes aim at federal subsidies given to residents of Utah and 35 other states that didn’t set up their own health care marketplaces. A panel of D.C. Circuit judges ruled Tuesday the law allows federal subsidies to flow only through state-created marketplaces and not to people who bought coverage through Healthcare.gov. But on the same day, a 4th Circuit ruling in a separate, but similar, case allows the federal government to give subsidies to... The latest legal fight over the Affordable Care Act takes aim at federal subsidies given to residents of Utah and 35 other states that didn’t set up their own health care marketplaces. A panel of D.C. Circuit judges ruled Tuesday the law allows federal subsidies to flow only through state-created marketplaces and not to people who bought coverage through Healthcare.gov. But on the same day, a 4th Circuit ruling in a separate, but similar, case allows the federal government to give subsidies to... 58211182@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:08:19 MDT Letter: These are no help, Obama http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58207855-82/obama-bomb-july-act.html.csp (“Get Help, Obama,” July 21), but from whom? Perhaps he could get help from Louie Gohmert’s dictionary. Maybe Obama could get help from Michele Bachman in finding ways to stop killing children with the Affordable Care Act. Sen. McCain could help him “Bomb, bomb, bomb Iran.” Darrell Issa could help him keep his eye on Benghazi. Speaker Boehner could help Obama find ways to keep legislation moving along quickly. Being a medical doctor, Paul Broun could explain the Bible to him and why scientific ... (“Get Help, Obama,” July 21), but from whom? Perhaps he could get help from Louie Gohmert’s dictionary. Maybe Obama could get help from Michele Bachman in finding ways to stop killing children with the Affordable Care Act. Sen. McCain could help him “Bomb, bomb, bomb Iran.” Darrell Issa could help him keep his eye on Benghazi. Speaker Boehner could help Obama find ways to keep legislation moving along quickly. Being a medical doctor, Paul Broun could explain the Bible to him and why scientific ... 58207855@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:37:02 MDT Letter: Don’t go to war over Iran http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58211109-82/iran-war-nuclear-agreement.html.csp No more war. No more money to the weapons makers. No more U.S. soldiers dying for the failed politics of our Senate. As negotiations over Iran’s nuclear program continue, I hope my senators and my representative will seize this opportunity to publicly speak out in support of diplomacy. New sanctions or other saber-rattling measures could undermine the progress our diplomats have made toward a multi-year agreement that guards against a nuclear-armed Iran and the risk of another war over this issu... No more war. No more money to the weapons makers. No more U.S. soldiers dying for the failed politics of our Senate. As negotiations over Iran’s nuclear program continue, I hope my senators and my representative will seize this opportunity to publicly speak out in support of diplomacy. New sanctions or other saber-rattling measures could undermine the progress our diplomats have made toward a multi-year agreement that guards against a nuclear-armed Iran and the risk of another war over this issu... 58211109@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:37:02 MDT Letter: Worst president? How about worst Veep? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58211123-82/obama-president-worst-advisers.html.csp Robert Edwards’ contention that President Obama is the worst president in recent history due to his bad advisers (“You’re in over your head, Obama,” July 21) defies credulity, based as it seems to be on great right-wing myths that have taken on a life of their own. (“Zombie lies” as one pundit has called them.) When rational argument fails, those old saws are trotted out in the belief that, if repeated often enough, they will become credible, if not true.. Speaking of the undead, we are now ... Robert Edwards’ contention that President Obama is the worst president in recent history due to his bad advisers (“You’re in over your head, Obama,” July 21) defies credulity, based as it seems to be on great right-wing myths that have taken on a life of their own. (“Zombie lies” as one pundit has called them.) When rational argument fails, those old saws are trotted out in the belief that, if repeated often enough, they will become credible, if not true.. Speaking of the undead, we are now ... 58211123@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:37:02 MDT Letter: Political cartoons aren’t just the funnies http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58211144-82/cartoon-political-funnies-july.html.csp Just a note to Swantje Knye (“Malicious cartoon,” July 22): Next time, look for “political cartoon” in your dictionary. Comparing a political cartoon to a “cartoon” is akin to looking for the definition of a dinner plate while the rest of us are discussing tectonic plates. Laura Green Salt Lake City Just a note to Swantje Knye (“Malicious cartoon,” July 22): Next time, look for “political cartoon” in your dictionary. Comparing a political cartoon to a “cartoon” is akin to looking for the definition of a dinner plate while the rest of us are discussing tectonic plates. Laura Green Salt Lake City 58211144@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:37:02 MDT Letter: Drivers, or cops, producing all the tickets? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58211170-82/drivers-bad-cities-cops.html.csp Do the statistics featured in Sunday’s centerpiece (“How bad are Utah drivers?” July 20) really prove that Utahns are bad drivers? Could it be that the state has more than its share of avaricious government entities that use their police powers to shake down the citizenry? Hard to prove either way, though many cities on the list are notorious speed traps, one of which was featured in a past Tribune article about police putting the squeeze on foreign tourists. What percentage of these cities’ bud... Do the statistics featured in Sunday’s centerpiece (“How bad are Utah drivers?” July 20) really prove that Utahns are bad drivers? Could it be that the state has more than its share of avaricious government entities that use their police powers to shake down the citizenry? Hard to prove either way, though many cities on the list are notorious speed traps, one of which was featured in a past Tribune article about police putting the squeeze on foreign tourists. What percentage of these cities’ bud... 58211170@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:37:02 MDT Letter: Both papers should see other side better http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58211181-82/marriage-wish-view-believe.html.csp In high school debate we had to prepare to argue both sides of the argument as persuasively as possible, since the luck of the draw determined which point-of-view we’d be assigned in any given contest. I wish that same approach applied to the editorial boards of the Deseret News and Salt Lake Tribune in relation to the gay-marriage debate. I read both newspapers daily, and find that both are so entrenched in your point-of-view that you seem incapable of even articulating why this matters so much... In high school debate we had to prepare to argue both sides of the argument as persuasively as possible, since the luck of the draw determined which point-of-view we’d be assigned in any given contest. I wish that same approach applied to the editorial boards of the Deseret News and Salt Lake Tribune in relation to the gay-marriage debate. I read both newspapers daily, and find that both are so entrenched in your point-of-view that you seem incapable of even articulating why this matters so much... 58211181@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:37:02 MDT Letter: Get this done before summer break, Congress http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58207849-82/congress-accomplished-america-break.html.csp For most of us, our jobs have performance goals that must be accomplished in a timely manner. As much as members of Congress love appearing on talk shows and going to fund raisers, they have work that has to be accomplished. It requires working at several things at the same time, like the rest of us. The Veterans Care Act has already passed both chambers of Congress, so stop fighting over the amount and get our soldiers the help they need and send it to the president. Regardless of why they ar... For most of us, our jobs have performance goals that must be accomplished in a timely manner. As much as members of Congress love appearing on talk shows and going to fund raisers, they have work that has to be accomplished. It requires working at several things at the same time, like the rest of us. The Veterans Care Act has already passed both chambers of Congress, so stop fighting over the amount and get our soldiers the help they need and send it to the president. Regardless of why they ar... 58207849@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:37:01 MDT Editorial: Utah’s child-poverty trend is cause for alarm http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58211755-82/poverty-utah-child-county.html.csp One in six Utah children lives in poverty. Actually, it may be more than that. That number, presented in the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s annual Kids Count report, is from 2011. But the trend is not good. In 2008, it was only one in nine children. The 2011 number is the highest in at least a decade. That by itself was enough to keep family-friendly Utah from breaking into Kids Count’s top 10 states for children. (It finished 11th.) Utah used to be a perennial Top 10 finisher in this comparison, ... One in six Utah children lives in poverty. Actually, it may be more than that. That number, presented in the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s annual Kids Count report, is from 2011. But the trend is not good. In 2008, it was only one in nine children. The 2011 number is the highest in at least a decade. That by itself was enough to keep family-friendly Utah from breaking into Kids Count’s top 10 states for children. (It finished 11th.) Utah used to be a perennial Top 10 finisher in this comparison, ... 58211755@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:37:01 MDT Herbert, GOP governors scold Obama over border crisis http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58211943-90/governors-states-gov-herbert.html.csp Utah Gov. Gary Herbert joined five other Republican governors Tuesday in calling on President Barack Obama to fix serious problems with the handling of unaccompanied children trying to immigrate into the United States without papers. “More than 57,000 children have crossed the border since October last year. Reports are that 90,000 children could make the journey by this fall,” the governors wrote to Obama. “With no end in sight, we need to have a plan to deal with the crisis in a humanitarian a... Utah Gov. Gary Herbert joined five other Republican governors Tuesday in calling on President Barack Obama to fix serious problems with the handling of unaccompanied children trying to immigrate into the United States without papers. “More than 57,000 children have crossed the border since October last year. Reports are that 90,000 children could make the journey by this fall,” the governors wrote to Obama. “With no end in sight, we need to have a plan to deal with the crisis in a humanitarian a... 58211943@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:31:25 MDT Salt Lake City police seek public’s help in identifying suspected car thief http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58212114-78/police-car-department-identifying.html.csp No good deed goes unpunished. The Salt Lake City Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying a woman suspected of stealing a car from a man who had given her a ride on Sunday. While the man ducked inside a 7-Eleven at 1285 N. Redwood Road to use the restroom, his passenger drove off with his black 2000 Nissan Xterra, Utah license plate D236KD, the department said in a press release. The woman is described as between 30 and 40 years old, white, with a heavy build. Police have as... No good deed goes unpunished. The Salt Lake City Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying a woman suspected of stealing a car from a man who had given her a ride on Sunday. While the man ducked inside a 7-Eleven at 1285 N. Redwood Road to use the restroom, his passenger drove off with his black 2000 Nissan Xterra, Utah license plate D236KD, the department said in a press release. The woman is described as between 30 and 40 years old, white, with a heavy build. Police have as... 58212114@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:24:02 MDT 7 surprises in the Mormon pioneer diet http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58169927-223/cheney-utah-pioneers-mormon.html.csp As Pioneer Day approaches, Utah tends to remember only those Mormon settlers who survived on boiled mush, sour weeds or — in some cases — nothing at all as they crossed the Western plains. Of course, the stories about starvation are the exception, said Utah author and food historian Brock Cheney. Because of their tragic nature, “a lot of our stories about the pioneers talk about the hardships,” said the author of “Plain but Wholesome: Foodways of the Mormon Pioneers.” “But once they were settle... As Pioneer Day approaches, Utah tends to remember only those Mormon settlers who survived on boiled mush, sour weeds or — in some cases — nothing at all as they crossed the Western plains. Of course, the stories about starvation are the exception, said Utah author and food historian Brock Cheney. Because of their tragic nature, “a lot of our stories about the pioneers talk about the hardships,” said the author of “Plain but Wholesome: Foodways of the Mormon Pioneers.” “But once they were settle... 58169927@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:20:07 MDT Dining review: Eva’s Bakery offerings a bit of Paris on Main Street http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58187307-223/bakery-eva-bread-dining.html.csp I once heard Eva’s Bakery owner/chef Charlie Perry explain that his vision for the boulangerie — a French term for a bakery that specializes in breads — was to bring Paris back to Utah. It was a lifelong dream of Perry’s to open the cafe in honor of his great-grandmother Eva Coombs, who trained him to respect the ingredients he worked with and instilled a passion for French cooking. Just two blocks from Eva, his original restaurant, Perry opened Eva’s Bakery, which has won followers up and down... I once heard Eva’s Bakery owner/chef Charlie Perry explain that his vision for the boulangerie — a French term for a bakery that specializes in breads — was to bring Paris back to Utah. It was a lifelong dream of Perry’s to open the cafe in honor of his great-grandmother Eva Coombs, who trained him to respect the ingredients he worked with and instilled a passion for French cooking. Just two blocks from Eva, his original restaurant, Perry opened Eva’s Bakery, which has won followers up and down... 58187307@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:20:07 MDT A tuna sandwich by way of Mediterranean bruschetta http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58206836-223/tuna-bread-chopped-oil.html.csp Sometimes the last thing you want to do at the end of a long hot summer day is turn on the oven and make a meal. So here’s a delicious solution that requires no more heat than is necessary to grill up some bread. The grilled bread in question, rubbed with garlic, is the sturdy and satisfying basis for bruschetta, an Italian appetizer that can carry many toppings but most often is graced with nothing more or less complicated than chopped fresh tomatoes, olive oil, salt and pepper. In this case, I... Sometimes the last thing you want to do at the end of a long hot summer day is turn on the oven and make a meal. So here’s a delicious solution that requires no more heat than is necessary to grill up some bread. The grilled bread in question, rubbed with garlic, is the sturdy and satisfying basis for bruschetta, an Italian appetizer that can carry many toppings but most often is graced with nothing more or less complicated than chopped fresh tomatoes, olive oil, salt and pepper. In this case, I... 58206836@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:20:07 MDT Federal shutdown hurt national park visitation http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58207561-79/park-national-million-utah.html.csp Even with the state stepping in to reopen Utah’s national parks during the 16-day federal shutdown last October, visitation to those attractions declined last year. A new National Park Service report said Utah’s national parks attracted almost 9 million visitors last year, down from 9.5 million in 2012. The economic impact of those visitors also declined, from $613.7 million in 2012 to $596.5 million last year. And that took a toll on few hundred jobs. Parks-related employment slipped to 9,069 i... Even with the state stepping in to reopen Utah’s national parks during the 16-day federal shutdown last October, visitation to those attractions declined last year. A new National Park Service report said Utah’s national parks attracted almost 9 million visitors last year, down from 9.5 million in 2012. The economic impact of those visitors also declined, from $613.7 million in 2012 to $596.5 million last year. And that took a toll on few hundred jobs. Parks-related employment slipped to 9,069 i... 58207561@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:00:01 MDT Inflation rising faster in Utah than around country http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58210909-79/percent-prices-average-front.html.csp Consumer prices along the Wasatch Front rose more rapidly in June than they did elsewhere in the country. But over the past year, the rate of inflation in Utah’s population center (1.8 percent) remains below the national average (2.1 percent), according to the Zions Bank Wasatch Front Consumer Price Index (CPI) report released Tuesday. Zions spokeswoman Heidi Prokop said Wasatch Front prices rose 0.6 percent between May and June, three times the national increase (0.2 percent). Transportation co... Consumer prices along the Wasatch Front rose more rapidly in June than they did elsewhere in the country. But over the past year, the rate of inflation in Utah’s population center (1.8 percent) remains below the national average (2.1 percent), according to the Zions Bank Wasatch Front Consumer Price Index (CPI) report released Tuesday. Zions spokeswoman Heidi Prokop said Wasatch Front prices rose 0.6 percent between May and June, three times the national increase (0.2 percent). Transportation co... 58210909@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:00:01 MDT Bagley Cartoon: Obamacare Wrecking Ball http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58212039-82/bagley-cartoon-facebook-lake.html.csp This Pat Bagley editorial cartoon appears in The Salt Lake Tribune on Wednesday, July 23, 2014. Want more? Become a fan of Bagley on Facebook at www.facebook.com/notrobertkirby. This Pat Bagley editorial cartoon appears in The Salt Lake Tribune on Wednesday, July 23, 2014. Want more? Become a fan of Bagley on Facebook at www.facebook.com/notrobertkirby. 58212039@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:59:02 MDT Real Salt Lake notes: Penalty kicks go viral in MLS http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58211455-77/matches-penalty-mls-rsl.html.csp Sandy • For reasons unknown and quite puzzling, an emerging theme to this season has been the blowing of the whistle and the pointing to the spot. Penalty kicks have gone viral in Major League Soccer in 2014. Through 180 league matches entering this week, 88 penalty kick calls have been awarded, per Ben Jata, analyst at Opta Sports. That mark well surpasses the last three MLS seasons at their finish. In 2013, 81 penalties were whistled in 323 matches. In 2012, 72 were awarded in 323 matches and ... Sandy • For reasons unknown and quite puzzling, an emerging theme to this season has been the blowing of the whistle and the pointing to the spot. Penalty kicks have gone viral in Major League Soccer in 2014. Through 180 league matches entering this week, 88 penalty kick calls have been awarded, per Ben Jata, analyst at Opta Sports. That mark well surpasses the last three MLS seasons at their finish. In 2013, 81 penalties were whistled in 323 matches. In 2012, 72 were awarded in 323 matches and ... 58211455@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:43:14 MDT The top 5 Utah football seasons of all-time: No. 4 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/58151857-200/utah-utes-season-team.html.csp &lt;freeform&gt; Reaching back far into Utah’s football history, the 1930 Utes are worth mentioning as one of the best teams of all-time. Utah was a powerhouse that year, going undefeated by outscoring opponents by 320 points and only surrendering 20 points the entire season. The Utes finished with 42.5 points per game and surrendered only 2.5 per game, running the table in the Rocky Mountain Conference under coach Ike Armstrong. Here’s a look at the fourth-best Utah football season of all-time:... &lt;freeform&gt; Reaching back far into Utah’s football history, the 1930 Utes are worth mentioning as one of the best teams of all-time. Utah was a powerhouse that year, going undefeated by outscoring opponents by 320 points and only surrendering 20 points the entire season. The Utes finished with 42.5 points per game and surrendered only 2.5 per game, running the table in the Rocky Mountain Conference under coach Ike Armstrong. Here’s a look at the fourth-best Utah football season of all-time:... 58151857@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:27:12 MDT Utah man who allegedly killed ex-wife’s new husband appears in court http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58211151-78/lee-wife-court-sidwell.html.csp Provo • An attorney for a Lindon man accused of killing his ex-wife’s new husband while seeking to kill his ex-wife asked for more time to look at evidence before deciding how to proceed with his criminal case. Fred Richard Lee, 59, is charged in 4th District Court with first-degree felony aggravated murder — which carries the possibility of the death penalty — and eight other felonies related to a July 3 rampage at a Lindon townhouse complex. Lee, shackled and wearing a green jail jumpsuit, ma... Provo • An attorney for a Lindon man accused of killing his ex-wife’s new husband while seeking to kill his ex-wife asked for more time to look at evidence before deciding how to proceed with his criminal case. Fred Richard Lee, 59, is charged in 4th District Court with first-degree felony aggravated murder — which carries the possibility of the death penalty — and eight other felonies related to a July 3 rampage at a Lindon townhouse complex. Lee, shackled and wearing a green jail jumpsuit, ma... 58211151@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:26:53 MDT Utah man pleads guilty to gang-related homicide http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58211731-78/angilau-degree-felony-charges.html.csp A 21-year-old man charged with murder for the gang-related shooting of another man outside of a Salt Lake City Maverik store last year has resolved the case by pleading guilty to a lesser homicide charge. Vilisoni Tuino Angilau, of Salt Lake City, was charged in 3rd District Court with first-degree felony murder in the April 2013 shooting death of 19-year-old Sione Fakatoufifita. Angilau also was charged with one count of second-degree felony obstruction of justice. Angilua last week pleaded gui... A 21-year-old man charged with murder for the gang-related shooting of another man outside of a Salt Lake City Maverik store last year has resolved the case by pleading guilty to a lesser homicide charge. Vilisoni Tuino Angilau, of Salt Lake City, was charged in 3rd District Court with first-degree felony murder in the April 2013 shooting death of 19-year-old Sione Fakatoufifita. Angilau also was charged with one count of second-degree felony obstruction of justice. Angilua last week pleaded gui... 58211731@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:15:53 MDT Israel-Gaza violence creates complications for Utah travelers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58211718-78/israel-jensen-violence-green.html.csp He’s been on a church trip for past three weeks, but Dick Jensen still checks the news every day. Jensen, co-owner of Farmington-based Dick Jensen & Alan McKay Tours, wants to know when it will be safe again to take tourists to Israel. After more than two weeks and hundreds of fatalities, mostly on the Gaza side, the violence between Israel and Hamas shows no signs of abating. “It’s one of the most beautiful places on Earth, but it’s a little crazy right now,” Jensen said Tuesday. “You’d be be... He’s been on a church trip for past three weeks, but Dick Jensen still checks the news every day. Jensen, co-owner of Farmington-based Dick Jensen & Alan McKay Tours, wants to know when it will be safe again to take tourists to Israel. After more than two weeks and hundreds of fatalities, mostly on the Gaza side, the violence between Israel and Hamas shows no signs of abating. “It’s one of the most beautiful places on Earth, but it’s a little crazy right now,” Jensen said Tuesday. “You’d be be... 58211718@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:00:37 MDT Nominees announced for Washington County justice court vacancy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58211683-78/county-washington-attorney-commission.html.csp The Washington County Nominating Commission has selected three nominees for a vacancy at the Washington County Justice Court. The position will replace Judge Paul Dame who has been appointed to the 5th District Juvenile Court. Following are the nominees followed by place of employment and residence: — Eric Russell Gentry, deputy county attorney, Washington County Attorney’s Office, City of Santa Clara prosecutor, and City of Enterprise prosecutor; St. George. — Ronald L. Read, Read & Wright Naeg... The Washington County Nominating Commission has selected three nominees for a vacancy at the Washington County Justice Court. The position will replace Judge Paul Dame who has been appointed to the 5th District Juvenile Court. Following are the nominees followed by place of employment and residence: — Eric Russell Gentry, deputy county attorney, Washington County Attorney’s Office, City of Santa Clara prosecutor, and City of Enterprise prosecutor; St. George. — Ronald L. Read, Read & Wright Naeg... 58211683@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:21:02 MDT Pierce: CBS’ Thursday NFL games are a sure bet http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58204474-77/cbs-nfl-network-thursday.html.csp Beverly Hills, Calif. There are few things in TV you can count on. Sometimes even the most anticipated new shows fall flat. However, the smart money this fall is on CBS’ “Thursday Night Football.” “This is a sure thing,” CBS Corporation CEO Leslie Moonves said. “This is the program we know is going to work, we know is going to be on the air for many, many years on broadcast television. … This is the single best product on network television.” CBS will air half of the 16 games in the Thursday ... Beverly Hills, Calif. There are few things in TV you can count on. Sometimes even the most anticipated new shows fall flat. However, the smart money this fall is on CBS’ “Thursday Night Football.” “This is a sure thing,” CBS Corporation CEO Leslie Moonves said. “This is the program we know is going to work, we know is going to be on the air for many, many years on broadcast television. … This is the single best product on network television.” CBS will air half of the 16 games in the Thursday ... 58204474@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:09:06 MDT Kirby: Landing parade-front real estate is serious business http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207224-78/parade-dogs-pioneers-route.html.csp When the original group of Mormon pioneers staggered into the Salt Lake Valley in 1847 they had little idea of what they actually were setting in motion. They almost certainly didn’t envision that 167 years later their descendants would be holding a huge annual parade in their honor, an event that takes more money and organizing than the 1,000-mile trek they had just finished. That’s because the majority of the early pioneers didn’t think the world would be around this long. They were of a mind... When the original group of Mormon pioneers staggered into the Salt Lake Valley in 1847 they had little idea of what they actually were setting in motion. They almost certainly didn’t envision that 167 years later their descendants would be holding a huge annual parade in their honor, an event that takes more money and organizing than the 1,000-mile trek they had just finished. That’s because the majority of the early pioneers didn’t think the world would be around this long. They were of a mind... 58207224@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:02:39 MDT Utah to study expansion of e-voting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58211029-90/voting-committee-expansion-utah.html.csp Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox formed a committee Tuesday to study the possible expansion of voting via the Internet. Utah was among the first states to introduce electronic voting for a few voters. Since 1998, it has allowed overseas citizens and members of the military to vote electronically. This year, the Legislature also made it an option for disabled voters. The new 14-member iVote Advisory Committee includes Cox, legislators, county clerks and technology and security specialists. It will explore, a... Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox formed a committee Tuesday to study the possible expansion of voting via the Internet. Utah was among the first states to introduce electronic voting for a few voters. Since 1998, it has allowed overseas citizens and members of the military to vote electronically. This year, the Legislature also made it an option for disabled voters. The new 14-member iVote Advisory Committee includes Cox, legislators, county clerks and technology and security specialists. It will explore, a... 58211029@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:59:20 MDT Dueling rulings: Courts split on health law clash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58210869-68/law-court-health-appeals.html.csp President Barack Obama’s health care law is snarled in another big legal battle, with two federal appeals courts issuing contradictory rulings on a key financing issue within hours of each other Tuesday. But the split rulings don’t necessarily mean another trip to the Supreme Court for the Affordable Care Act. And White House spokesman Josh Earnest immediately announced that millions of consumers will keep getting financial aid for their premiums — billions of dollars in all — as the administrat... President Barack Obama’s health care law is snarled in another big legal battle, with two federal appeals courts issuing contradictory rulings on a key financing issue within hours of each other Tuesday. But the split rulings don’t necessarily mean another trip to the Supreme Court for the Affordable Care Act. And White House spokesman Josh Earnest immediately announced that millions of consumers will keep getting financial aid for their premiums — billions of dollars in all — as the administrat... 58210869@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:50:08 MDT County attorney: Agent justified in shooting man at Utah hospital http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58210708-78/burr-attorney-agent-report.html.csp An Adult Probation & Parole agent who shot and wounded a Logan man who allegedly brandished two handguns in a North Logan emergency room was legally justified in shooting the suspect three times, the Cache County attorney has concluded. Jason James Burr, 34, staggered into the Cache Valley Hospital’s emergency room May 16 and asked the clerk, “Were police in cars here?” according to a report released Friday by the county attorney’s office. Burr then told the clerk to call SWAT. “I need to repor... An Adult Probation & Parole agent who shot and wounded a Logan man who allegedly brandished two handguns in a North Logan emergency room was legally justified in shooting the suspect three times, the Cache County attorney has concluded. Jason James Burr, 34, staggered into the Cache Valley Hospital’s emergency room May 16 and asked the clerk, “Were police in cars here?” according to a report released Friday by the county attorney’s office. Burr then told the clerk to call SWAT. “I need to repor... 58210708@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:39:09 MDT Chinese woman in seed corn case released on bond http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58211292-79/chinese-seed-bond-china.html.csp Des Moines, Iowa • A Chinese woman charged as part of what federal prosecutors say was a conspiracy to steal trade secrets from U.S. seed corn companies is free on bond after a judge said she is a flight risk but can be closely monitored until trial. Mo Yun, a 42-year-old who was charged in this month with conspiring to steal trade secrets, was allowed to post $250,000 bond, must wear a GPS monitor and stay in a home in the Des Moines area between 10 p.m. and 7 a.m. daily. Mo sought a pre-trial ... Des Moines, Iowa • A Chinese woman charged as part of what federal prosecutors say was a conspiracy to steal trade secrets from U.S. seed corn companies is free on bond after a judge said she is a flight risk but can be closely monitored until trial. Mo Yun, a 42-year-old who was charged in this month with conspiring to steal trade secrets, was allowed to post $250,000 bond, must wear a GPS monitor and stay in a home in the Des Moines area between 10 p.m. and 7 a.m. daily. Mo sought a pre-trial ... 58211292@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:39:02 MDT Prep football preview: Mountain View Bruins http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58195042-190/mountain-view-haacke-players.html.csp EDITOR’S NOTE • This is one in a series of previews of Utah’s high school football programs. They will run throughout the summer leading up to the 2014 regular season, which begins Aug. 21. Mountain View Bruins A positive attitude is contagious. And positivity is spreading quickly at Mountain View with the addition of new head coach Lewis Wong, who has brought a new spirit to the program’s players and assistants, while getting more athletes interested in the program. Wong is known as a pla... EDITOR’S NOTE • This is one in a series of previews of Utah’s high school football programs. They will run throughout the summer leading up to the 2014 regular season, which begins Aug. 21. Mountain View Bruins A positive attitude is contagious. And positivity is spreading quickly at Mountain View with the addition of new head coach Lewis Wong, who has brought a new spirit to the program’s players and assistants, while getting more athletes interested in the program. Wong is known as a pla... 58195042@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:28:17 MDT Schaper wins PBR event at EnergySolutions Arena http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58211103-77/schaper-arena-energysolutions-event.html.csp Nathan Schaper of Grassy Butte, N.D., won the Professional Bull Riders event on Monday night at EnergySolutions Arena. Schaper, competing in only his second PBR competition since suffering a broken leg in February, posted a combined score of 167 on two bulls. He was the only competitor in the field to complete both eight-second rides. In the opening round, Schaper posted a score of 79.5 on a bull named Glitter Big. In the final round, his score of 87.5 on Mister Clark wrapped up his victory. Aus... Nathan Schaper of Grassy Butte, N.D., won the Professional Bull Riders event on Monday night at EnergySolutions Arena. Schaper, competing in only his second PBR competition since suffering a broken leg in February, posted a combined score of 167 on two bulls. He was the only competitor in the field to complete both eight-second rides. In the opening round, Schaper posted a score of 79.5 on a bull named Glitter Big. In the final round, his score of 87.5 on Mister Clark wrapped up his victory. Aus... 58211103@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:28:01 MDT Utah forecast: Hot, dry breezy; then hotter, drier and gusty http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58209796-78/utah-forecast-com-http.html.csp Utah’s midweek forecast: Hot, dry and breezy with a 100 percent chance of getting hotter, drier and windier. That being the case, the National Weather Service placed the western half of the state under a “Red Flag” wildfire warning through 10 p.m. Tuesday. Don’t be surprised to see that warning reissued on Wednesday, with relative humidity throughout the state barely in the single digits, forests and rangelands tinder dry, winds gusting past 30 mph and the potential for rain almost as rare as De... Utah’s midweek forecast: Hot, dry and breezy with a 100 percent chance of getting hotter, drier and windier. That being the case, the National Weather Service placed the western half of the state under a “Red Flag” wildfire warning through 10 p.m. Tuesday. Don’t be surprised to see that warning reissued on Wednesday, with relative humidity throughout the state barely in the single digits, forests and rangelands tinder dry, winds gusting past 30 mph and the potential for rain almost as rare as De... 58209796@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:17:40 MDT Peabody posts surprise gain, coal shipments up http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58211093-79/coal-peabody-quarter-cents.html.csp New York • Peabody Energy Corp. reported a surprise increase Tuesday in revenue for the second quarter on higher sales volumes from mines in Australia and the western United States. Sales rose 1.9 percent to $1.76 billion, the St. Louis-based company said in a statement, exceeding the $1.63 billion average of 12 analysts’ estimates compiled by Bloomberg. The country’s largest coal-mining company, Peabody’s loss excluding one-time items was 28 cents a share, compared with the 29-cent average esti... New York • Peabody Energy Corp. reported a surprise increase Tuesday in revenue for the second quarter on higher sales volumes from mines in Australia and the western United States. Sales rose 1.9 percent to $1.76 billion, the St. Louis-based company said in a statement, exceeding the $1.63 billion average of 12 analysts’ estimates compiled by Bloomberg. The country’s largest coal-mining company, Peabody’s loss excluding one-time items was 28 cents a share, compared with the 29-cent average esti... 58211093@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:40:01 MDT Rampell: Limousine liberalism’s good works http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58211094-82/income-inequality-rich-poor.html.csp Is it hypocritical for a really, really rich person to object to rising inequality? I’ve been thinking about this in light of the derision the Clintons are facing for charging six-figure speaking fees while pontificating about income polarization and the plight of the poor. Other high-income, high-net-worth figures have been similarly mocked for expressing concerns about a growing income and wealth imbalance that benefited them. Among the targeted upper-crusters are Goldman Sachs chief... Is it hypocritical for a really, really rich person to object to rising inequality? I’ve been thinking about this in light of the derision the Clintons are facing for charging six-figure speaking fees while pontificating about income polarization and the plight of the poor. Other high-income, high-net-worth figures have been similarly mocked for expressing concerns about a growing income and wealth imbalance that benefited them. Among the targeted upper-crusters are Goldman Sachs chief... 58211094@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:37:01 MDT Goodwill, feds investigate possible data breach http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58211075-79/goodwill-breach-card-credit.html.csp New York • Nonprofit organization Goodwill Industries Inc. is working with federal officials to investigate a possible security breach. The Rockville, Md.-based organization said late Monday it was contacted Friday by a payment card industry fraud investigative unit and federal authorities who said payment card numbers may have been stolen from some U.S. stores. Goodwill said it is working with credit card makers, the Secret Service and fraud investigators to figure out if a breach occurred, but... New York • Nonprofit organization Goodwill Industries Inc. is working with federal officials to investigate a possible security breach. The Rockville, Md.-based organization said late Monday it was contacted Friday by a payment card industry fraud investigative unit and federal authorities who said payment card numbers may have been stolen from some U.S. stores. Goodwill said it is working with credit card makers, the Secret Service and fraud investigators to figure out if a breach occurred, but... 58211075@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:35:01 MDT TribSports Radio podcast: How will the Utes fare this football season? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58207762-77/podcast-download-utes-itunes.html.csp Who will be the Utah Utes’ starting quarterback this season? What would be a successful season for the Utes? What’s the worst-case scenario? The team of Aaron Falk, Matt Piper, Chris Kamrani, Ben Raskin and Kevin Winters Morriss try to answer those questions and more about the Utes in the latest podcast. The team also touches on the Tour de France and Tour of Utah cycling races before a premature end to the episode. Download the podcast here. The TribSports Radio podcast is recorded each Monday ... Who will be the Utah Utes’ starting quarterback this season? What would be a successful season for the Utes? What’s the worst-case scenario? The team of Aaron Falk, Matt Piper, Chris Kamrani, Ben Raskin and Kevin Winters Morriss try to answer those questions and more about the Utes in the latest podcast. The team also touches on the Tour de France and Tour of Utah cycling races before a premature end to the episode. Download the podcast here. The TribSports Radio podcast is recorded each Monday ... 58207762@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:34:00 MDT Judge orders continuous Argentina debt talks http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58211061-79/argentina-judge-bondholders-debt.html.csp New York • A federal judge in New York has ordered around-the-clock negotiations aimed at averting a second debt default by Argentina in 13 years. Judge Thomas Griesa issued the order Tuesday. The proceeding added to the drama surrounding a July 30 deadline for Argentina to pay some $1.5 billion owed U.S. bondholders. The bondholders are U.S. hedge funds that rejected Argentina’s restructuring offer following its record $100 billion default in 2001. Griesa has blocked U.S. banks from letting Arg... New York • A federal judge in New York has ordered around-the-clock negotiations aimed at averting a second debt default by Argentina in 13 years. Judge Thomas Griesa issued the order Tuesday. The proceeding added to the drama surrounding a July 30 deadline for Argentina to pay some $1.5 billion owed U.S. bondholders. The bondholders are U.S. hedge funds that rejected Argentina’s restructuring offer following its record $100 billion default in 2001. Griesa has blocked U.S. banks from letting Arg... 58211061@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:31:01 MDT Body of missing Tremonton man found http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58210981-78/body-missing-office-box.html.csp The Box Elder County Sheriff’s Office confirms the body of a Tremonton man, who was reported missing July 6, has been found. Brian Ray Skinner, 47, reportedly was last heard from in a text message of unspecified content sent to his family on the day he went missing. On Monday, his abandoned 2005 GMC Sierra crew cab truck was spotted from the air, stuck in salt flats of southwest Box Elder County. Deputies then located his body near the Silver Island Mountain range. The sheriff’s office declined ... The Box Elder County Sheriff’s Office confirms the body of a Tremonton man, who was reported missing July 6, has been found. Brian Ray Skinner, 47, reportedly was last heard from in a text message of unspecified content sent to his family on the day he went missing. On Monday, his abandoned 2005 GMC Sierra crew cab truck was spotted from the air, stuck in salt flats of southwest Box Elder County. Deputies then located his body near the Silver Island Mountain range. The sheriff’s office declined ... 58210981@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:30:02 MDT Judge nixes lawsuit over Empire State Building IPO http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58211055-79/judge-building-empire-lawsuit.html.csp New York • A judge says thousands of onetime investors in the Empire State Building can’t sue over their claims they were shortchanged by the deal that turned the iconic skyscraper into a public stock. A Manhattan judge dismissed the investors’ lawsuit in a ruling made public Monday. The judge said terms of a $55 million settlement last year barred the lawsuit over the October stock offering. A lawyer for some of the plaintiffs said they planned to appeal. A lawyer for real estate magnates Peter... New York • A judge says thousands of onetime investors in the Empire State Building can’t sue over their claims they were shortchanged by the deal that turned the iconic skyscraper into a public stock. A Manhattan judge dismissed the investors’ lawsuit in a ruling made public Monday. The judge said terms of a $55 million settlement last year barred the lawsuit over the October stock offering. A lawyer for some of the plaintiffs said they planned to appeal. A lawyer for real estate magnates Peter... 58211055@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:29:01 MDT Washington Post: Democracy in the cross hairs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58211057-82/district-gun-democracy-washington.html.csp House Republicans who profess an allegiance to local democracy outdid themselves in the hypocrisy department last week as they trampled on the District of Columbia’s right to home rule. Not content with measures that restrict the District from using its locally raised tax dollars for abortions for low-income women, the Republican-controlled House also voted to roll back the city’s decriminalization of marijuana and gut city gun laws. It is now up to the Senate and President Obama to get rid of t... House Republicans who profess an allegiance to local democracy outdid themselves in the hypocrisy department last week as they trampled on the District of Columbia’s right to home rule. Not content with measures that restrict the District from using its locally raised tax dollars for abortions for low-income women, the Republican-controlled House also voted to roll back the city’s decriminalization of marijuana and gut city gun laws. It is now up to the Senate and President Obama to get rid of t... 58211057@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:28:01 MDT U.S. job-training review emphasizes data, employers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58211040-79/programs-training-job-obama.html.csp Washington • As the U.S. economy adds new jobs, Americans must have the skills to fill those jobs, President Barack Obama said Tuesday. Obama spoke at a signing ceremony for bipartisan job-training legislation aimed at improving business engagement and accountability in federally funded programs. Obama said it will give states and cities more flexibility in managing their job-training programs. The White House used the occasion to release a six-month review of federal job-training programs. The ... Washington • As the U.S. economy adds new jobs, Americans must have the skills to fill those jobs, President Barack Obama said Tuesday. Obama spoke at a signing ceremony for bipartisan job-training legislation aimed at improving business engagement and accountability in federally funded programs. Obama said it will give states and cities more flexibility in managing their job-training programs. The White House used the occasion to release a six-month review of federal job-training programs. The ... 58211040@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:26:01 MDT Euro falling as relations with Russia grow sour http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58211030-79/russia-euro-economic-currency.html.csp London • The euro fell Tuesday to its lowest level against the dollar this year amid concerns that the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 will prompt a bigger freeze in relations between the European Union and Russia. The crash of the jetliner, which cost the lives of all 298 on board, has fueled concerns of a downward spiral in political and economic ties between the 28-country EU and Russia. EU foreign ministers at a meeting in Brussels agreed to extend the current list of sanctions on Rus... London • The euro fell Tuesday to its lowest level against the dollar this year amid concerns that the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 will prompt a bigger freeze in relations between the European Union and Russia. The crash of the jetliner, which cost the lives of all 298 on board, has fueled concerns of a downward spiral in political and economic ties between the 28-country EU and Russia. EU foreign ministers at a meeting in Brussels agreed to extend the current list of sanctions on Rus... 58211030@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:20:01 MDT Two brothers from Utah died in Arizona Strip plane crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206188-78/daulton-utah-brothers-jaxon.html.csp Mourners in Davis County held a memorial Monday night for two teenage brothers who died this weekend when their plane crashed near the Utah-Arizona border. Daulton Whatcott, 19, and his brother, Jaxon Whatcott, 16, both of Clinton, were the two occupants of a single-engine Cessna 172 that was flying from Beaver, Utah, to Mesquite, Nev., when it went down about 7:30 p.m. Sunday, according to sheriff’s officials in Mohave County, Ariz. Daulton had recently received his pilot license and was flyi... Mourners in Davis County held a memorial Monday night for two teenage brothers who died this weekend when their plane crashed near the Utah-Arizona border. Daulton Whatcott, 19, and his brother, Jaxon Whatcott, 16, both of Clinton, were the two occupants of a single-engine Cessna 172 that was flying from Beaver, Utah, to Mesquite, Nev., when it went down about 7:30 p.m. Sunday, according to sheriff’s officials in Mohave County, Ariz. Daulton had recently received his pilot license and was flyi... 58206188@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:34:43 MDT Salt Lake City cops nab 3 suspects, recover 2 stolen cars http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58210663-78/police-stolen-lake-salt.html.csp Salt Lake City police made three arrests and recovered two stolen cars in separate incidents. At 10:37 a.m. Tuesday, officers driving past a home near 100 South and 900 West spotted a parked vehicle that, upon further checking, turned up as having been reported stolen. When two male suspects got into the car and began to drive away, police pulled them over. Both suspects, ages 25 and 24, were subsequently booked into Salt Lake County Jail on suspicion of auto theft. The 25-year-old also was want... Salt Lake City police made three arrests and recovered two stolen cars in separate incidents. At 10:37 a.m. Tuesday, officers driving past a home near 100 South and 900 West spotted a parked vehicle that, upon further checking, turned up as having been reported stolen. When two male suspects got into the car and began to drive away, police pulled them over. Both suspects, ages 25 and 24, were subsequently booked into Salt Lake County Jail on suspicion of auto theft. The 25-year-old also was want... 58210663@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:34:43 MDT Ann Cannon: Baseball can teach you a lot about life http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58206493-223/baseball-lot-game-kids.html.csp Over the years I’ve spent a lot of time watching baseball. I watched my brothers play when we were kids. And then I watched my kids play when they were kids. And now I watch those kids, aka The Salt Lake Bees, on a regular basis. Also, I listen casually to games (I’m not too picky, although I avoid Rockies broadcasts) on the radio or TV because summer just isn’t summer unless there’s a pot of geraniums on the front porch and an announcer’s voice within earshot. Like I said. That’s a LOT of ba... Over the years I’ve spent a lot of time watching baseball. I watched my brothers play when we were kids. And then I watched my kids play when they were kids. And now I watch those kids, aka The Salt Lake Bees, on a regular basis. Also, I listen casually to games (I’m not too picky, although I avoid Rockies broadcasts) on the radio or TV because summer just isn’t summer unless there’s a pot of geraniums on the front porch and an announcer’s voice within earshot. Like I said. That’s a LOT of ba... 58206493@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:27:01 MDT Folklorists working to reveal Utah identity — through food http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58175035-223/utah-folklorists-book-eliason.html.csp Three Utah folklorists are working on the ultimate Utah food book. The yet-to-be-titled publication will have chapters devoted to iconic foods (think green Jell-O, pink fry sauce and funeral potatoes), local specialties (such as Green River melons, Bear Lake raspberries and Sanpete County turkey), Utah liquor laws, Dutch oven and pioneer foods and ethnic food contributions. Co-author Eric Eliason, a folklorist and English professor at Brigham Young University, said that too often residents of ... Three Utah folklorists are working on the ultimate Utah food book. The yet-to-be-titled publication will have chapters devoted to iconic foods (think green Jell-O, pink fry sauce and funeral potatoes), local specialties (such as Green River melons, Bear Lake raspberries and Sanpete County turkey), Utah liquor laws, Dutch oven and pioneer foods and ethnic food contributions. Co-author Eric Eliason, a folklorist and English professor at Brigham Young University, said that too often residents of ... 58175035@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:26:45 MDT Fire burns in industrial part of North Dakota town http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58210848-68/fire-dakota-north-oil.html.csp Williston, N.D. • A massive fire broke out early Tuesday at an oil supply company in an industrial part of the western North Dakota oil patch town of Williston. Authorities have set up an evacuation zone within a half-mile radius of Red River Supply, which is just east of downtown, according to Williams County Emergency Manager Mike Hallesy. The fire broke out around midnight Monday, Hallesy said. It wasn’t immediately clear what caused the fire. No injuries were immediately reported, the Willis... Williston, N.D. • A massive fire broke out early Tuesday at an oil supply company in an industrial part of the western North Dakota oil patch town of Williston. Authorities have set up an evacuation zone within a half-mile radius of Red River Supply, which is just east of downtown, according to Williams County Emergency Manager Mike Hallesy. The fire broke out around midnight Monday, Hallesy said. It wasn’t immediately clear what caused the fire. No injuries were immediately reported, the Willis... 58210848@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:23:02 MDT UN chief believes Gaza fighting will end soon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58210846-68/fighting-chief-ban-belief.html.csp United Nations • The U.N. secretary-general says it is his “hope and belief” that his emergency mission to the Middle East will lead to an end to the fighting between Hamas and Israel “in the very near future.” Ban Ki-moon told the Security Council on Tuesday by videoconference from the West Bank city of Ramallah that he could not publicly reveal details of talks “at this highly sensitive moment.” “Suffice it to say it is my hope and belief that these talks will lead to results and an end to the... United Nations • The U.N. secretary-general says it is his “hope and belief” that his emergency mission to the Middle East will lead to an end to the fighting between Hamas and Israel “in the very near future.” Ban Ki-moon told the Security Council on Tuesday by videoconference from the West Bank city of Ramallah that he could not publicly reveal details of talks “at this highly sensitive moment.” “Suffice it to say it is my hope and belief that these talks will lead to results and an end to the... 58210846@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:22:02 MDT Tour de France results http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58210842-77/france-states-united-racing.html.csp Tuesday At Bagneres-de-Luchon, France 16th Stage 147.5 miles to the Pyrenees from Carcassonne to Bagneres-de-Luchon, with five categorized climbs including a Hors Categorie climb to the Port de Bales 1. Michael Rogers, Australia, Tinkoff-Saxo, 6 hours, 7 minutes, 10 seconds. 2. Thomas Voeckler, France, Europcar, 9 seconds behind. 3. Vasili Kiryienka, Belarus, Sky, same time. 4. Jose Serpa, Colombia, Lampre-Merida, same time. 5. Cyril Gautier, France, Europcar, same time. 6. Greg Van Avermaet, Be... Tuesday At Bagneres-de-Luchon, France 16th Stage 147.5 miles to the Pyrenees from Carcassonne to Bagneres-de-Luchon, with five categorized climbs including a Hors Categorie climb to the Port de Bales 1. Michael Rogers, Australia, Tinkoff-Saxo, 6 hours, 7 minutes, 10 seconds. 2. Thomas Voeckler, France, Europcar, 9 seconds behind. 3. Vasili Kiryienka, Belarus, Sky, same time. 4. Jose Serpa, Colombia, Lampre-Merida, same time. 5. Cyril Gautier, France, Europcar, same time. 6. Greg Van Avermaet, Be... 58210842@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:21:02 MDT Central African Republic talks on hold; rebels absent http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58210836-68/republic-african-hold-rebels.html.csp Brazzaville, Republic of Congo • Observers say Central African Republic’s peace talks are on hold after a rebel delegation failed to show up for the second day of meetings. The development Tuesday marks a setback for regional mediators trying to negotiate a cease-fire in the country where thousands have died since sectarian violence exploded last December. One participant who spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak to the press said there are internal divisions in ... Brazzaville, Republic of Congo • Observers say Central African Republic’s peace talks are on hold after a rebel delegation failed to show up for the second day of meetings. The development Tuesday marks a setback for regional mediators trying to negotiate a cease-fire in the country where thousands have died since sectarian violence exploded last December. One participant who spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak to the press said there are internal divisions in ... 58210836@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:19:02 MDT Obama pledges justice in visit to Dutch embassy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58210824-68/obama-netherlands-dutch-embassy.html.csp Washington • President Barack Obama says Americans were heartbroken by the loss of so many citizens of the Netherlands in the downed Malaysia Airlines flight that was shot down in Ukraine. Obama is visiting the Netherlands Embassy in Washington and signing a condolence book for those who were lost. Obama says he wants to, in his words, “assure the Dutch people that we will work with them to make sure that loved ones are recovered, that a proper investigation is conducted and that ultimately just... Washington • President Barack Obama says Americans were heartbroken by the loss of so many citizens of the Netherlands in the downed Malaysia Airlines flight that was shot down in Ukraine. Obama is visiting the Netherlands Embassy in Washington and signing a condolence book for those who were lost. Obama says he wants to, in his words, “assure the Dutch people that we will work with them to make sure that loved ones are recovered, that a proper investigation is conducted and that ultimately just... 58210824@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:17:02 MDT AP source: Cavs to sign Andrew Wiggins to contract http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58210813-77/wiggins-sign-andrew-cavs.html.csp Cleveland • A person familiar with the negotiations says the Cavaliers will sign No. 1 overall pick Andrew Wiggins to a contract, an imminent deal that would prevent any potential trade from being completed for 30 days. Wiggins has been linked to a possible trade with Minnesota for All-Star forward Kevin Love. The person familiar with the talks says he will sign with Cleveland as early as Wednesday. The person spoke to The Associated Press on Tuesday on condition of anonymity because the team is... Cleveland • A person familiar with the negotiations says the Cavaliers will sign No. 1 overall pick Andrew Wiggins to a contract, an imminent deal that would prevent any potential trade from being completed for 30 days. Wiggins has been linked to a possible trade with Minnesota for All-Star forward Kevin Love. The person familiar with the talks says he will sign with Cleveland as early as Wednesday. The person spoke to The Associated Press on Tuesday on condition of anonymity because the team is... 58210813@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:16:02 MDT Suspect arrested in bomb scare on Louisiana college campus http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58210804-68/bomb-police-lafayette-arrested.html.csp Lafayette, La. • Police say a 30-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a July 16 bomb threat that closed the University of Louisiana-Lafayette. At a news conference Tuesday, Lafayette police and FBI agents identified the suspect as Devin Haywood of Lafayette. Police Sgt. Randal Leger (lay-zhay) says Haywood also was booked with trying to rob a bank before it opened the day of the bomb threat. Authorities say more arrests are possible. Investigators say a man had called KATC-TV and po... Lafayette, La. • Police say a 30-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a July 16 bomb threat that closed the University of Louisiana-Lafayette. At a news conference Tuesday, Lafayette police and FBI agents identified the suspect as Devin Haywood of Lafayette. Police Sgt. Randal Leger (lay-zhay) says Haywood also was booked with trying to rob a bank before it opened the day of the bomb threat. Authorities say more arrests are possible. Investigators say a man had called KATC-TV and po... 58210804@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:15:01 MDT Police say New York principal caught taking drugs to prison http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58210801-68/silver-drugs-police-principal.html.csp New York • A New York City elementary school principal has been arrested on charges of trying to smuggle drugs into a maximum-security upstate prison. The Daily News reports (http://nydn.us/1rnLXCp ) that Public School 28 Principal Sadie Silver and a man she was with were arrested Friday after state police said they carried heroin and prescription drugs into the Coxsackie Correctional Facility. Police say the 40-year-old Silver and Michael Acosta had a 10-year-old child with them. Silver and Aco... New York • A New York City elementary school principal has been arrested on charges of trying to smuggle drugs into a maximum-security upstate prison. The Daily News reports (http://nydn.us/1rnLXCp ) that Public School 28 Principal Sadie Silver and a man she was with were arrested Friday after state police said they carried heroin and prescription drugs into the Coxsackie Correctional Facility. Police say the 40-year-old Silver and Michael Acosta had a 10-year-old child with them. Silver and Aco... 58210801@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:13:01 MDT Despite crush of children, illegal immigration low http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58210793-68/border-families-immigration-low.html.csp Washington • Border Patrol agents stationed in South Texas are the busiest in the country, arresting tens of thousands of children illegally crossing the border without their parents and thousands more families with children. Here’s a look at some numbers on the immigration situation. —In the last budget year, Border Patrol agents arrested about 420,000 people, most of them along the Mexican border. That followed a three-year trend of near record low numbers of apprehensions. —Overall, the numbe... Washington • Border Patrol agents stationed in South Texas are the busiest in the country, arresting tens of thousands of children illegally crossing the border without their parents and thousands more families with children. Here’s a look at some numbers on the immigration situation. —In the last budget year, Border Patrol agents arrested about 420,000 people, most of them along the Mexican border. That followed a three-year trend of near record low numbers of apprehensions. —Overall, the numbe... 58210793@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:12:02 MDT Bloomberg View: World Bank reform proposals worthy but don’t go far enough http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58210794-82/bank-kim-billion-private.html.csp There will always be a need for a World Bank, which celebrated a birthday of sorts Tuesday. There is no need for a World Bank with more than 10,000 employees. President Jim Yong Kim is trying to reform the bank, one of the global financial institutions that emerged from the historic Bretton Woods agreement signed on July 22, 1944. He is getting strong resistance from a rank and file protective of its parking subsidies, business-class travel and generous meal allowances. The greater danger for Ki... There will always be a need for a World Bank, which celebrated a birthday of sorts Tuesday. There is no need for a World Bank with more than 10,000 employees. President Jim Yong Kim is trying to reform the bank, one of the global financial institutions that emerged from the historic Bretton Woods agreement signed on July 22, 1944. He is getting strong resistance from a rank and file protective of its parking subsidies, business-class travel and generous meal allowances. The greater danger for Ki... 58210794@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:12:02 MDT Polygamist prophet Jeffs writes to Utah lawmakers — a lot http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58207068-90/jeffs-says-lawmakers-leader.html.csp Polygamist leader Warren Jeffs frequently sends revelations — and calls to repentance — from his Texan prison cell to a special group of people: the Utah Legislature. “We’ve seen a few more of late,” after a bit of a lull, says Utah Senate President Wayne Niederhauser, R-Sandy. “But two years ago, it was like I was receiving one a day.” Niederhauser says that while he read some of the early letters in the stream of correspondence, he hasn’t bothered with the most recent ones because “there seems... Polygamist leader Warren Jeffs frequently sends revelations — and calls to repentance — from his Texan prison cell to a special group of people: the Utah Legislature. “We’ve seen a few more of late,” after a bit of a lull, says Utah Senate President Wayne Niederhauser, R-Sandy. “But two years ago, it was like I was receiving one a day.” Niederhauser says that while he read some of the early letters in the stream of correspondence, he hasn’t bothered with the most recent ones because “there seems... 58207068@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:06:48 MDT Horse exhibit at Utah museum includes focus on Utes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58200223-78/horse-museum-horses-ute.html.csp Horses, the Ute Tribe believes, were created by Mother Earth and are sacred. That’s why Lara Arrowchis-Ivie was thrilled to help The Natural History Museum of Utah bring to life a Ute-specific piece of a new special exhibition called The Horse. The traveling exhibition from the American Museum of Natural History in New York City, along with an additional exhibit examining the Ute-horse connection, opened to the public Monday and runs through Jan. 4. “The Horse is the largest, most artifact-... Horses, the Ute Tribe believes, were created by Mother Earth and are sacred. That’s why Lara Arrowchis-Ivie was thrilled to help The Natural History Museum of Utah bring to life a Ute-specific piece of a new special exhibition called The Horse. The traveling exhibition from the American Museum of Natural History in New York City, along with an additional exhibit examining the Ute-horse connection, opened to the public Monday and runs through Jan. 4. “The Horse is the largest, most artifact-... 58200223@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:01:37 MDT Film, TV legend James Garner, reluctant hero, dies http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58203395-223/garner-film-james-maverick.html.csp New York • Few actors could register disbelief, exasperation or annoyance with more comic subtlety. James Garner had a way of widening his eyes while the corner of his mouth sagged ever so slightly. Maybe he would swallow once to further make his point. This portrait of fleeting disquiet could be understood, and identified with, by every member of the audience. Never mind Garner was tall, brawny and, well, movie-star handsome. The persona he perfected was never less than manly, good with his duk... New York • Few actors could register disbelief, exasperation or annoyance with more comic subtlety. James Garner had a way of widening his eyes while the corner of his mouth sagged ever so slightly. Maybe he would swallow once to further make his point. This portrait of fleeting disquiet could be understood, and identified with, by every member of the audience. Never mind Garner was tall, brawny and, well, movie-star handsome. The persona he perfected was never less than manly, good with his duk... 58203395@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:01:37 MDT Z’Tejas at Gateway Mall to close Aug. 2 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58210728-223/tejas-aug-close-gateway.html.csp Z’Tejas Southwestern Grill announced today that is will close its only Utah location at The Gateway Mall. The last day of business for the Salt Lake City restaurant, located at 191 South Rio Grande, will be Saturday, Aug. 2. “We are sad to leave a market where we’ve been able to showcase the best of southwest cooking for the last 13 years” Steven Micheletti, president and CEO of Z’Tejas, said in a news release issued Tuesday morning. Those with gift cards should use them immediately. However th... Z’Tejas Southwestern Grill announced today that is will close its only Utah location at The Gateway Mall. The last day of business for the Salt Lake City restaurant, located at 191 South Rio Grande, will be Saturday, Aug. 2. “We are sad to leave a market where we’ve been able to showcase the best of southwest cooking for the last 13 years” Steven Micheletti, president and CEO of Z’Tejas, said in a news release issued Tuesday morning. Those with gift cards should use them immediately. However th... 58210728@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:57:02 MDT CIT Group buying OneWest Bank in $3.4B deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58210679-79/cit-group-million-bank.html.csp New York • CIT Group will buy privately owned OneWest Bank in a $3.4 billion cash-and-stock deal. OneWest, a regional bank whose parent company is IMB Holdco LLC, runs 73 retail branches in southern California. IMB shareholders will receive $2 billion in cash and 31.3 million CIT Group shares currently valued at $1.4 billion. OneWest will merge with CIT Group’s banking subsidiary CIT Bank, and all locations will operate under the CIT Bank sign. The deal is expected to add 20 percent to CIT Group... New York • CIT Group will buy privately owned OneWest Bank in a $3.4 billion cash-and-stock deal. OneWest, a regional bank whose parent company is IMB Holdco LLC, runs 73 retail branches in southern California. IMB shareholders will receive $2 billion in cash and 31.3 million CIT Group shares currently valued at $1.4 billion. OneWest will merge with CIT Group’s banking subsidiary CIT Bank, and all locations will operate under the CIT Bank sign. The deal is expected to add 20 percent to CIT Group... 58210679@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:49:01 MDT Black Mormon pioneers — a rich but forgotten legacy of faith http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58198497-78/black-mormon-flake-says.html.csp Green Flake was in the vanguard company of Mormon pioneers in 1847, driving a wagon into the Salt Lake Valley with LDS prophet Brigham Young, who famously declared Utah to be the right place to build Zion. But you won’t likely see a figure of Flake atop any floats in Thursday’s Days of ’47 Parade as they glide down the streets of Utah’s capital. That could be because Flake’s story is unfamiliar to the vast majority of Mormons. Or because the South Carolina-born convert’s narrative is, well, a ta... Green Flake was in the vanguard company of Mormon pioneers in 1847, driving a wagon into the Salt Lake Valley with LDS prophet Brigham Young, who famously declared Utah to be the right place to build Zion. But you won’t likely see a figure of Flake atop any floats in Thursday’s Days of ’47 Parade as they glide down the streets of Utah’s capital. That could be because Flake’s story is unfamiliar to the vast majority of Mormons. Or because the South Carolina-born convert’s narrative is, well, a ta... 58198497@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:42:30 MDT Obama’s order protects gay workers; Hatch wants religious exemption http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58206916-90/exemption-obama-order-federal.html.csp With the stroke of a pen Monday, President Barack Obama barred federal contractors from discriminating against LGBT workers. Gay-rights groups heralded the executive order as a historic advancement, but others, including Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, criticized Obama for not carving out contractors tied to a religion. Obama signed the order, in part, because a nondiscrimination bill has been stymied in Congress. “I’m going to do what I can, with the authority I have, to act,” Obama said moments bef... With the stroke of a pen Monday, President Barack Obama barred federal contractors from discriminating against LGBT workers. Gay-rights groups heralded the executive order as a historic advancement, but others, including Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, criticized Obama for not carving out contractors tied to a religion. Obama signed the order, in part, because a nondiscrimination bill has been stymied in Congress. “I’m going to do what I can, with the authority I have, to act,” Obama said moments bef... 58206916@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:41:35 MDT Delta cancels all Israel flights over missile fear http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58210657-79/airlines-delta-flights-israel.html.csp Two U.S. airlines cancelled all flights to Israel until further notice, after a rocket landed near Tel Aviv’s Ben Gurion Airport. Delta Air Lines and United Airlines said Tuesday they are suspending service between the U.S. and Israel indefinitely. US Airways scrapped its Tel Aviv service Tuesday and said it is monitoring the situation in regards to future flights. Delta Air Lines’ one daily flight was already in the air. Delta said a Boeing 747 from New York was flying over the Mediterranean he... Two U.S. airlines cancelled all flights to Israel until further notice, after a rocket landed near Tel Aviv’s Ben Gurion Airport. Delta Air Lines and United Airlines said Tuesday they are suspending service between the U.S. and Israel indefinitely. US Airways scrapped its Tel Aviv service Tuesday and said it is monitoring the situation in regards to future flights. Delta Air Lines’ one daily flight was already in the air. Delta said a Boeing 747 from New York was flying over the Mediterranean he... 58210657@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:35:02 MDT