ALABAMA - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ALABAMA News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah gymnastics: Hostile arenas better than quiet ones for gymnasts http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57826823-89/championships-alabama-fans-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57826823-89/championships-alabama-fans-utah.html.csp">Utah gymnastics: Hostile arenas better than quiet ones for gymnasts</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T22:15:48.097-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 10:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">During the recent media teleconference for the gymnastics coaches whose teams are participating in the NCAA Championships, Alabama coach Sarah Patterson made sure to go out of her way to welcome teams to Alabama, noting it was the fifth time her state had hosted the nationals. “I couldn’t be prouder,” she said. Nor, probably, more excited about the chances of winning another national title since the Tide will be competing in a familiar setting. Alabama won the SEC title in the same building a fe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57826823@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:15:48 MDT Former Cottonwood star Cooper Bateman competing for Alabama starting QB spot http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/57819144-52/bateman-com-param-value.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/57819144-52/bateman-com-param-value.html.csp">Former Cottonwood star Cooper Bateman competing for Alabama starting QB spot</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T16:31:21.759-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 04:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Could Cooper Bateman be the heir to the Alabama quarterback position? It’s still extremely early and the former Cottonwood High star has months to prove himself, but the redshirt freshman at the University of Alabama is turning heads in spring ball down in Tuscaloosa, Ala. One of the top recruits in America in 2012, Bateman chose the vaunted Crimson Tide program after receiving more than 50 collegiate offers. The 6-foot-3, 208-pound quarterback from Utah’s prep ranks took a redshirt year in...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57819144@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:31:21 MDT Rescues needed as storms drench the Southeast http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57785841-68/homes-alabama-birmingham-power.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57785841-68/homes-alabama-birmingham-power.html.csp">Rescues needed as storms drench the Southeast</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JAY REEVES</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T13:29:32.237-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 01:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Birmingham, Ala. • Severe thunderstorms crawled across the Southeast on Monday, dumping heavy rains and causing flash flooding in central Alabama, where crews in small boats and military trucks had to rescue dozens of people from their homes and cars. In Mississippi, police and volunteers searched for a 9-year-old girl who was swept away by a flash flood after the storms dropped nearly 7 inches of rain there over the last two days. A possible tornado damaged homes and hurt seven people in anothe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577858412014-04-07T13:29:32.237-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-07T13:29:32.237-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57785841@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 13:29:32 MDT Three at Usana: Goo Goo Dolls & Daughtry, Boston & Doobie Brothers, Alabama http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57659609-66/com-http-usana-goo.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57659609-66/com-http-usana-goo.html.csp">Three at Usana: Goo Goo Dolls & Daughtry, Boston & Doobie Brothers, Alabama</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-10T11:16:02.117-06:00">Updated Mar 10, 2014 11:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">This summer’s line-up at Usana Amphitheatre is filling up, with three big shows announced today: • Grammy-winning rock bands Goo Goo Dolls and Daughtry are co-headlining a national tour, which will stop at Usana on July 16. Opening act: Plain White T’s, performing an acoustic set. Tickets go on sale Saturday, March 22, at Smith’s Tix. Ticket prices: To be announced. • Two seminal ‘70s bands — Boston and The Doobie Brothers — will perform at Usana on Aug. 5. Tickets go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57659609@www.sltrib.com Mon, 10 Mar 2014 11:16:02 MDT Sports TV/radio programming for Tuesday, March 4 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57627366-77/espn-college-espnews-espnu.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57627366-77/espn-college-espnews-espnu.html.csp">Sports TV/radio programming for Tuesday, March 4</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-03T22:07:08.274-06:00">Updated Mar 3, 2014 10:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Television — MLB preaseason •Texas vs. L.A. Angels at Tempe, Ariz., 1 p.m., FS1 Men’s college basketball • UCF at Temple, 4:30 p.m., ESPNEWS • Michigan at Illinois, 5 p.m., ESPN • Iowa St. at Baylor, 5 p.m., ESPN2 • Florida at South Carolina, 5 p.m., ESPNU • Creighton at Georgetown, 5 p.m., FS1 • USF at Houston, 6:30 p.m., ESPNEWS • Alabama at Kentucky, 7 p.m., ESPN • Florida St. at Boston College, 7 p.m., ESPNU • Marquette at Providence, 7 p.m., FS1 • Arizona St. at Oregon, 9 p.m., FS1...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57627366@www.sltrib.com Mon, 03 Mar 2014 22:07:08 MDT After Utah, which states are the most Mormon? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/57602439-180/percent-state-gallup-states.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/57602439-180/percent-state-gallup-states.html.csp">After Utah, which states are the most Mormon?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-26T13:14:09.301-06:00">Updated Feb 26, 2014 01:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">OK, so Utah is the most Mormon state — by a long shot — but which U.S. state ranks second or third or fourth or fifth? Answers: Idaho, Wyoming, Nevada and Montana, in that order. So says a new Gallup daily tracking survey conducted in 2013. The poll shows 60 percent of Utahns identify themselves as members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, followed by its northern neighbor, Idaho, at 24 percent. The rest of the top Mormon states fail to break into double-digit percentages with ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57602439@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Feb 2014 13:14:09 MDT Ship that was focus of ‘Captain Phillips’ cleared to leave port after Americans found dead http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57574302-68/maersk-alabama-ship-navy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57574302-68/maersk-alabama-ship-navy.html.csp">Ship that was focus of ‘Captain Phillips’ cleared to leave port after Americans found dead</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BROCK VERGAKIS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-20T11:56:01.671-06:00">Updated Feb 20, 2014 11:56AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Norfolk, Va. • The Maersk Alabama was cleared to leave the island nation of Seychelles after authorities there completed an onboard investigation into the deaths of two Americans aboard the ship that was the focus of a 2009 hijacking dramatized in the movie “Captain Phillips,” a company spokesman said Thursday. The Americans were security officers who were found dead Tuesday in a cabin on the ship while berthed in Port Victoria in the Indian Ocean. Seychelles police have given no cause of death ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57574302@www.sltrib.com Thu, 20 Feb 2014 11:56:01 MDT