AMERICAN - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/AMERICAN News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NFL: Broncos are again the class of AFC West http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58344575-77/nfl-season-bowl-west.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58344575-77/nfl-season-bowl-west.html.csp">NFL: Broncos are again the class of AFC West</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ARNIE STAPLETON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Pro Football Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T23:43:33.29-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As good as any division a year ago, the AFC West is about to get tested. Bigtime. The AFC West sported three playoff teams last season, with late-charging San Diego and resurgent Kansas City joining Super Bowl-bound Denver in the postseason. The path to the playoffs in 2014 has a few more potholes: The AFC West has to play the NFC West, where the Super Bowl champion Seahawks, Cardinals, Rams and 49ers boast some of the nastiest defenses the NFL has to offer. Denver is trying to become the first ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583445752014-08-30T23:43:33.29-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-30T23:43:33.29-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58344575@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 23:43:33 MDT Intelligence nightmare: Extremists returning home http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58355051-68/syria-islamic-state-group.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58355051-68/syria-islamic-state-group.html.csp">Intelligence nightmare: Extremists returning home</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEN DILANIAN and BRADLEY KLAPPER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T11:31:01.628-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 11:31AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The case of Mehdi Nemmouche haunts U.S. intelligence officials. Nemmouche is a Frenchman who authorities say spent 11 months fighting with the Islamic State group in Syria before returning to Europe to act out his rage. On May 24, prosecutors say, he methodically shot four people at the Jewish Museum in central Brussels. Three died instantly, one afterward. Nemmouche was arrested later, apparently by chance. For U.S. and European counterterrorism officials, that 90-second spasm of v...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583550512014-08-30T11:31:01.628-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-30T11:31:01.628-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58355051@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 11:31:01 MDT Mexico authorities stage midnight migrant raid http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58353089-68/migrants-mexico-border-train.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58353089-68/migrants-mexico-border-train.html.csp">Mexico authorities stage midnight migrant raid</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARK STEVENSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T19:55:51.598-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 07:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Ramon, Mexico •Mexico’s largest crackdown in decades on illegal migration has decreased the flow of Central Americans trying to reach the United States, and has dramatically cut the number of child migrants and families, according to officials and eyewitness accounts along the perilous route. Convoys of Mexican federal police and immigration service employees in southern Mexico have begun scouring the tracks of the infamous freight train known as “La Bestia,” or The Beast, that has long car...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583530892014-08-29T19:55:51.598-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-29T19:55:51.598-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58353089@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 19:55:51 MDT At heart of Syria fears, extremists returning home from abroad http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58353045-68/syria-islamic-state-group.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58353045-68/syria-islamic-state-group.html.csp">At heart of Syria fears, extremists returning home from abroad</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEN DILANIAN</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and BRADLEY KLAPPER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T19:42:10.751-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 07:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The case of Mehdi Nemmouche haunts U.S. intelligence officials. Nemmouche is a Frenchman who authorities say spent 11 months fighting with the Islamic State group in Syria before returning to Europe to act out his rage. On May 24, prosecutors say, he methodically shot four people at the Jewish Museum in central Brussels. Three died instantly, one afterward. Nemmouche was arrested later, apparently by chance. For U.S. and European counterterrorism officials, that 90-second spasm of ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583530452014-08-29T19:42:10.751-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-29T19:42:10.751-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58353045@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 19:42:10 MDT Letter: Let the president play through http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58351688-82/president-golf-harry-office.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58351688-82/president-golf-harry-office.html.csp">Letter: Let the president play through</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T17:11:02.18-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 05:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Prior to Barack Obama, the American presidents most noted for enduring petty political attacks for playing golf were Republicans Dwight Eisenhower and George W. Bush (“Watch this drive”). Ike played twice a week and had a putting green installed outside the Oval Office. Some Democrats lampooned him as a golfer who moonlighted as president. But Harry Truman, who didn’t play himself, told his fellow Dems to pipe down. “To criticize the President ... because he plays a game of golf is unfair and pi...</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> 58351688@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:11:02 MDT Op-ed: Women’s museum plan expensive, not inclusive http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58335429-82/women-museum-history-american.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58335429-82/women-museum-history-american.html.csp">Op-ed: Women’s museum plan expensive, not inclusive</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Penny Nance</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T17:05:02.172-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 05:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Concerned Women for America Legislative Action Committee and our 500,000 members around the country join Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, in his opposition to a bill that could put taxpayers on the hook for millions of dollars to build and maintain a new women’s museum on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. There is no doubt that women have played an indispensable role in shaping and improving the American experience throughout our nation’s history — and their stories deserve to be shared and celebrated...</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> 58335429@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:05:02 MDT Op-Ed: Disabilities treaty would put U.N. in control of U.S. http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58348861-82/treaty-crpd-disabilities-nations.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58348861-82/treaty-crpd-disabilities-nations.html.csp">Op-Ed: Disabilities treaty would put U.N. in control of U.S.</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Orrin Hatch</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T16:43:01.628-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 04:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Actions speak louder than words. For more than 40 years, the United States has led the world in protecting the rights of persons with disabilities by enacting and implementing laws that set real standards and help real people. Countries around the world have adopted legislation modeled after American statutes such as the Americans with Disabilities Act. We should continue to lead by example. Some advocates are urging the United States to go down a different path by ratifying the U.N. Convention...</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> 58348861@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:43:01 MDT Kraft recalls some American Singles cheese http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58352818-79/kraft-american-cheese-singles.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58352818-79/kraft-american-cheese-singles.html.csp">Kraft recalls some American Singles cheese</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T16:13:02.197-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 04:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Northfield, Ill. • Kraft voluntarily recalled 7,691 cases of its American Singles cheese product Friday because an ingredient was stored improperly by a supplier. The food maker said that, while unlikely, the product may spoil prematurely or cause a food borne illness. Kraft Foods Group Inc., which is based in Northfield, Illinois, said the suppler didn’t keep the ingredient stored in accordance with its temperature standards. The recalled products come in four varieties with “Best When Used By”...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583528182014-08-29T16:13:02.197-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-29T16:13:02.197-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58352818@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:13:02 MDT This weekend on TV: BYU and USU kick off the football season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/58352449-63/cbs-byu-football-masters.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/58352449-63/cbs-byu-football-masters.html.csp">This weekend on TV: BYU and USU kick off the football season</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="2014-08-29T14:30:02.659-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 02:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The first weekend of the college football season continues with a couple of big games featuring local teams on national networks. First up is BYU at Connecticut (Friday, 5 p.m., ESPN). And then, on Sunday - yes, Sunday - it's Utah State at Tennessee (5 p.m., SEC Network). The Cougars are favored to beat the Huskies. And, while the Aggies are an underdog to the Volunteers, they're not a big underdog. A lot of the "experts" are picking USU to pull the upset. Friday on TV ... Women's college socce...</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> 58352449@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 14:30:02 MDT TV preview: Harry Houdini is brought to life http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58339264-223/watch-houdini-monday-nbc.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58339264-223/watch-houdini-monday-nbc.html.csp">TV preview: Harry Houdini is brought to life</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T01:01:03.871-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Almost 88 years after his death, Harry Houdini remains a name familiar to millions — and known as the greatest escape artist of all time. The two-part TV movie “Houdini” casts Oscar-winner Adrien Brody as the man who became a legend. Born Ehrich Weiss in Budapest in 1874, he became an American success story — and the subject of a tragic tale. It’s good TV. Watch • 10 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, History This Weekend — College football BYU at Connecticut. Watch • 5 p.m. Friday, ESPN Doctor W...</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> 58339264@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 01:01:03 MDT Kaplan: Don’t bomb the Islamic State in Syria http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58347354-82/isis-syria-obama-likely.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58347354-82/isis-syria-obama-likely.html.csp">Kaplan: Don’t bomb the Islamic State in Syria</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Fred Kaplan</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> (c) 2014, Slate</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T10:15:00.877-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 10:15AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">By Fred Kaplan Slate WASHINGTON • Let’s hope that President Barack Obama does not bomb ISIS inside Syria — unless, maybe, the airstrikes are coordinated with some other country’s troops on the ground. That’s what happened in northern Iraq last week, when U.S. airstrikes paved the way for a mix of Iraqi special forces, Shiite militias and Kurdish peshmerga fighters to push ISIS away from the Mosul Dam. But that’s not likely to happen in Syria. It’s not likely to happen for two reasons, both lam...</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> 58347354@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:15:00 MDT Fallon to lead honors as Leno wins top humor prize http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58343299-223/prize-humor-leno-fallon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58343299-223/prize-humor-leno-fallon.html.csp">Fallon to lead honors as Leno wins top humor prize</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRETT ZONGKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T11:28:02.594-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 11:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Jimmy Fallon will lead top comedians in saluting his “Tonight Show” predecessor Jay Leno with the nation’s top humor prize in October at the Kennedy Center in Washington. The performing arts center announced Wednesday that Fallon will join Chelsea Handler, Jerry Seinfeld, Wanda Sykes, Betty White, Kevin Eubanks and others in honoring Leno with the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. Leno will receive the prize during a performance by his fellow comedians on Oct. 19 in Washington. T...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583432992014-08-27T11:28:02.594-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T11:28:02.594-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58343299@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:28:02 MDT BYU volleyball: Hamson’s return has Cougars thinking big http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58344122-88/hamson-olmstead-volleyball-team.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58344122-88/hamson-olmstead-volleyball-team.html.csp">BYU volleyball: Hamson’s return has Cougars thinking big</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jay Drew</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T23:28:57.722-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • When friends, boosters and family members ask fourth-year BYU women’s volleyball coach Shawn Olmstead about his 2014 recruiting class, he has a simple, one-sentence reply. “We get a girl named Jennifer Hamson back, and that’s our biggest recruit of the year,” he says. That would be 2012 AVCA First-Team All-American and West Coast Conference Player of the Year Jennifer Hamson, who put her volleyball career on hold in 2013 in order to play for the BYU women’s basketball team full-time. Ham...</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> 58344122@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:28:57 MDT Islamic State holding American woman hostage in Syria http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58340245-68/syria-state-group-american.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58340245-68/syria-state-group-american.html.csp">Islamic State holding American woman hostage in Syria</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T21:29:56.439-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 09:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The Islamic State militant group is holding hostage a young American woman who was doing humanitarian aid work in Syria, a family representative said Tuesday. The 26-year-old woman is the third American known to have been kidnapped by the militant group. The Islamic State group recently threatened to kill American hostages to avenge the crushing airstrikes in Iraq against militants advancing on Mount Sinjar and the Kurdish capital of Irbil. The 26-year-old woman was captured last y...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583402452014-08-26T21:29:56.439-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T21:29:56.439-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58340245@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:29:56 MDT Obama vows justice in murder of American journalist http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58338792-68/obama-veterans-president-care.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58338792-68/obama-veterans-president-care.html.csp">Obama vows justice in murder of American journalist</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM KUHNHENN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T18:35:21.668-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 06:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Charlotte, N.C. • President Barack Obama says “America does not forget” and is vowing justice for the murder of an American journalist. The president said the country continues to grieve James Foley, killed last week by Islamic State militants. Obama called the killers “barbaric terrorists.” He signaled that a response may take some time. He said — quote — “Rooting out a cancer like ISIL won’t be easy and it won’t be quick.” But he said America is patient and “justice will be done.” THIS IS A BR...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583387922014-08-26T18:35:21.668-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T18:35:21.668-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58338792@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:35:21 MDT Lowry: Does Obama want to win in Iraq? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58338870-82/isis-iraq-administration-war.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58338870-82/isis-iraq-administration-war.html.csp">Lowry: Does Obama want to win in Iraq?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Rich Lowry</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The National Review</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T11:24:01.819-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 11:24AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">ISIS is a force for evil that poses an imminent security threat to the United States, but please, let us get back to you on whether we are determined to defeat it. That is the posture of the Obama administration toward the terror group that proudly demonstrated its malevolence by beheading American journalist James Foley in a propaganda video. For the administration, ISIS isn’t merely a dire enemy, it is a dilemma. President Barack Obama must respond to a group that — with its resources, apocaly...</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> 58338870@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:24:01 MDT Remember Netscape browser? Dolly the sheep? Class of ‘18 doesn’t http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58338853-68/became-browser-dolly-microsoft.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58338853-68/became-browser-dolly-microsoft.html.csp">Remember Netscape browser? Dolly the sheep? Class of ‘18 doesn’t</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DINESH RAMDE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T11:19:33.873-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 11:19AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Milwaukee • If you want to feel old, this might do it: Madonna’s daughter, Lourdes Ciccone Leon, has enrolled as a freshman at the University of Michigan. Leon’s choice of the same university her mother once attended is one of the milestones marked this year by the Beloit College Mindset List, a nonscientific compilation meant to remind teachers that college freshmen, born mostly in 1996, see the world in a much different way. They’ve grown up with Facebook, selfies and web-based TV. And to them...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583388532014-08-26T11:19:33.873-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T11:19:33.873-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58338853@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:19:33 MDT American, US Airways will stop listing on Orbitz http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58338796-79/american-orbitz-travel-airlines.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58338796-79/american-orbitz-travel-airlines.html.csp">American, US Airways will stop listing on Orbitz</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By david koenig</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T18:03:13.422-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 06:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fort Worth, Texas • American Airlines and US Airways are pulling flight listings from Orbitz-run websites in a long-running dispute over fees that the travel company charges to list and sell the flights. Shares of Orbitz Worldwide Inc. fell nearly 5 percent on Tuesday. American said that it had already dropped its fares from Orbitz and that US Airways listings would be pulled on Monday. Corporate customers of the airlines will still be able to book travel through Orbitz, but individuals will hav...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583387962014-08-26T18:03:13.422-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T18:03:13.422-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58338796@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:03:13 MDT Third U.S. hostage held by Islamic State is female aid worker http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58338779-68/group-syria-islamic-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58338779-68/group-syria-islamic-state.html.csp">Third U.S. hostage held by Islamic State is female aid worker</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LARA JAKES</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T12:06:47.45-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 12:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The Islamic State militant group is holding hostage a young American woman who was doing humanitarian aid work hostage in Syria, a family representative said Tuesday. The 26-year-old woman is the third American known to have been kidnapped by the militant group. The Islamic State group recently threatened to kill American hostages to avenge the crushing airstrikes in Iraq against militants advancing on Mount Sinjar and the Kurdish capital of Irbil. The 26-year-old woman was captured...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583387792014-08-26T12:06:47.45-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T12:06:47.45-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58338779@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:06:47 MDT