AMERICAN - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/AMERICAN News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Pitbull to host American Music Awards on Nov. 23 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58541100-223/american-awards-music-nov.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58541100-223/american-awards-music-nov.html.csp">Pitbull to host American Music Awards on Nov. 23</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-20T10:34:01.965-06:00">Updated Oct 20, 2014 10:34AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Pitbull will host the 2014 American Music Awards. The platinum-selling rapper will also perform at the Nov. 23 event at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live, to air live on ABC, dick clark productions announced Monday. Later that week, Pitbull will perform during the halftime show on Thanksgiving Day when the Dallas Cowboys play the Philadelphia Eagles. The Nov. 27 game will take place at the AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, and will air on Fox. Iggy Azalea is the leading nominee at the AMAs with...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585411002014-10-20T10:34:01.965-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-20T10:34:01.965-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58541100@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:34:01 MDT Comedians to honor Jay Leno with humor prize in D.C. http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58538260-223/leno-humor-jay-prize.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58538260-223/leno-humor-jay-prize.html.csp">Comedians to honor Jay Leno with humor prize in D.C.</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="2014-10-19T11:21:05.072-06:00">Updated Oct 19, 2014 11:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The joke is on Jay Leno this weekend as comedians salute the former “Tonight Show” host who will receive the nation’s top humor prize. Jimmy Fallon, Jerry Seinfeld and Wanda Sykes will celebrate and poke fun of Leno on Sunday night as he receives the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor at the Kennedy Center in Washington. Garth Brooks, Kevin Eubanks and Chelsea Handler also will pay tribute. The show will be broadcast nationally Nov. 23 on PBS. The award honors people who have had a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585382602014-10-19T11:21:05.072-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-19T11:21:05.072-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58538260@www.sltrib.com Sun, 19 Oct 2014 11:21:05 MDT Dionne: The blue-collar imperative for Democrats http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58539049-82/democrats-clinton-working-class.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58539049-82/democrats-clinton-working-class.html.csp">Dionne: The blue-collar imperative for Democrats</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By E.J. Dionne</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-19T19:10:27.171-06:00">Updated Oct 19, 2014 07:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON -- In Georgia, Democrat Michelle Nunn is giving Republicans a real scare in a Senate race the GOP thought it had put away. Some of her new momentum comes from a sustained attack on David Perdue, her businessman foe, for his work shipping American jobs overseas. One ad includes a quotation from Perdue about his outsourcing past: “Defend it? I’m proud of it.” The tagline: “David Perdue, he’s not for you.” Meanwhile in Kentucky, Alison Lundergan Grimes, trailing in the polls against Sena...</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> 58539049@www.sltrib.com Sun, 19 Oct 2014 19:10:27 MDT Unequal Pay: Must women rely on good karma? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58525859-79/women-percent-corp-earn.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58525859-79/women-percent-corp-earn.html.csp">Unequal Pay: Must women rely on good karma?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BARBARA ORTUTAY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-17T16:34:25.812-06:00">Updated Oct 17, 2014 04:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Don’t ask for a raise. Keeping quiet will give you “superpowers” that will translate into employer trust and other “good karma” that will eventually come back around to your purse. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella was widely derided last week for his foot-in-mouth statement at an event celebrating women in computing. During his stage interview, Microsoft director Maria Klawe asked Nadella to give advice to women who want to advance their careers but are uncomfortable asking for promotions and raises...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585258592014-10-17T16:34:25.812-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-17T16:34:25.812-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Can you say “death panels?” What about “Kenyan” or “Socialist” or “Muslim” or “America hater?” Fueled by hate-talk right- wing radio, real Americans are so worried about that man in the White House, they’re opening their wallet...</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> 58524636@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:30:34 MDT Briefs: Zions, LongHorn, Tanner, Visit Salt Lake http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58533246-79/lake-salt-zions-award.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58533246-79/lake-salt-zions-award.html.csp">Briefs: Zions, LongHorn, Tanner, Visit Salt Lake</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-17T13:31:02.42-06:00">Updated Oct 17, 2014 01:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">LeeAnne Linderman, who is responsible for Zions Bank’s network of 126 financial centers and 1,114 employees in Utah and Idaho, was listed by American Banker magazine as the 14th most powerful woman in banking in the United States. The publication also said Zions was one of five banks in the country “where women are playing outsized roles in setting strategy and driving results.” Mike Southworth, managing partner of LongHorn Steakhouse in Midvale, recently received the chain’s top leadership h...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. 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Mattel reported Thursday that Barbie sales fell 21 percent for the three months ended Sept. 30, even sharper than the 15 percent drop in the second quarter. And American Girl’s third-quarter sales declined 7 percent, compared with a 6 percent ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585285992014-10-17T08:06:33.295-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-17T08:06:33.295-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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An air of familiarity surrounded two crucial scores for the Brighton Bengals on Thursday and those two goals catapulted the home team to a 4-1 girls’ soccer victory over American Fork. On a now month-long winning streak, Brighton will use this win as a ticket to the Class 5A state semifinals against Davis. Brighton (14-2-1), which last lost to Alta on September 18, broke a 1-1 halftime tie on...</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> 58530189@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:00:15 MDT Montana decides to keep Yellowstone bison in state http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58530735-68/bison-wildlife-montana-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58530735-68/bison-wildlife-montana-state.html.csp">Montana decides to keep Yellowstone bison in state</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MATT VOLZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-17T09:14:05.426-06:00">Updated Oct 17, 2014 09:14AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Helena, Mont. • Montana wildlife officials decided Thursday against shipping 145 bison captured from Yellowstone National Park to the Bronx zoo and other locations across the nation, choosing to send them to an American Indian reservation within the state. The Fish and Wildlife Commission voted to transfer the bison to Fort Peck Indian Reservation instead of following a recommendation to divide the animals among the reservation, a New York-based wildlife consortium, Oklahoma’s Cherokee Nation a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585307352014-10-17T09:14:05.426-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-17T09:14:05.426-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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On Wednesday night, behind a strong senior class, the Cavemen ended the drought, capping off an undefeated Region 4 run with an impressive 30-10 romp over Pleasant Grove. “Long overdue,” Zach Katoa said. “I’m just glad that our hard work finally paid off.” The Region 4 crown has been a goal for them ever since the offseason. “It’s great. It’s exciting,” American Fork coach Aaron Behm said. “These...</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> 58527084@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Oct 2014 08:35:42 MDT Movie review: History gets personal in ‘Last Days in Vietnam’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58517522-223/vietnam-vietnamese-south-kennedy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58517522-223/vietnam-vietnamese-south-kennedy.html.csp">Movie review: History gets personal in ‘Last Days in Vietnam’</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="2014-10-16T17:12:56.094-06:00">Updated Oct 16, 2014 05:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">With a pace more familiar in a thriller than a documentary, director Rory Kennedy’s “Last Days in Vietnam” tells the little-known stories within one of this country’s darkest hours: the end of the American misadventure in Vietnam. Kennedy debuted the documentary at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, and it will air sometime soon on PBS’ “The American Experience” series. As she did with “Ghosts of Abu Ghraib,” Kennedy makes wartime history feel personal. When it comes to Vietnam, and considering...</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> 58517522@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:12:56 MDT Market brings best of American Indian art to Salt Lake City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58508353-223/indian-market-art-scott.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58508353-223/indian-market-art-scott.html.csp">Market brings best of American Indian art to Salt Lake City</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-16T17:00:16.748-06:00">Updated Oct 16, 2014 05:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">While Gilmore Scott stays true to his Navajo heritage painting landscapes of the Four Corners region and maternal figures cradling the Earth, the Utah artist distinguishes himself from other American Indian artists with the unexpected use of bold, contemporary colors. “I’m not shy with my use of colors,” said Scott, a member of the Navajo Nation, during a recent telephone interview from his home in Montezuma Creek. “I like to use bright oranges and blues that add a different twist.” Scott’s colo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. 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This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58508353@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:00:16 MDT TV pioneer and sitcom king Norman Lear pens a book http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58528981-223/lear-archie-press-says.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58528981-223/lear-archie-press-says.html.csp">TV pioneer and sitcom king Norman Lear pens a book</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By FRAZIER MOORE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-16T11:00:02.176-06:00">Updated Oct 16, 2014 11:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • From the moment Norman Lear began writing his memoir, he knew what the first line would be: “When I was a boy I thought that if I could turn a screw in my father’s head just a sixteenth of an inch one way or the other, it might help him to tell the difference between right and wrong.” Lear’s father Herman — by turns flamboyant, loutish, charming and downright criminal, and an inspiration for his tragi-comic hero, Archie Bunker — occupies an overarching presence in Lear’s “Even THIS I ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585289812014-10-16T11:00:02.176-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-16T11:00:02.176-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58528981@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:00:02 MDT Australia’s top rugby player quits to chase NFL dream http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58524387-77/hayne-nfl-league-rugby.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58524387-77/hayne-nfl-league-rugby.html.csp">Australia’s top rugby player quits to chase NFL dream</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DENNIS PASSA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-15T23:36:46.532-06:00">Updated Oct 15, 2014 11:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jarryd Hayne stunned the rugby league world by quitting his longtime Australian club suddenly Wednesday to chase a dream of playing in the National Football League. Only two weeks after being voted as the best player in the National Rugby League — claiming the prize for the second time — and a day after being selected again for Australia’s national team, Hayne revealed his career move in a statement posted on the Parramatta club’s website, and later confirmed it during an emotional news conferen...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585243872014-10-15T23:36:46.532-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-15T23:36:46.532-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Spending by U.S. holders of American Express cards grew 9 percent during the July-September period. Loan balances rose 5 percent. Management noted that revenue continues to rise at a steady pace, but is growing below company’s long-term target. All told, Am...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585261722014-10-15T16:32:01.439-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-15T16:32:01.439-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Tacopina and Saputo will reportedly make an initial investment of $16.5 million plus provide a $8.9 million payout to the club’s previous owners. Since 2010, Bologna has been held by a consortium including coffee maker Massimo Zanetti. T...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585242312014-10-15T09:15:02.201-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-15T09:15:02.201-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58524231@www.sltrib.com Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:15:02 MDT Op-ed: We really can ‘Move to Amend’ to say money is not speech http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58520199-82/money-amend-citizens-move.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58520199-82/money-amend-citizens-move.html.csp">Op-ed: We really can ‘Move to Amend’ to say money is not speech</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Thomas Huckin</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-14T16:59:01.556-06:00">Updated Oct 14, 2014 04:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Money plays an enormous, disproportionate role in modern American politics. In many respects, We the People no longer control our government; big money interests, especially those of global corporations and Wall Street banks, have taken over, blocking progress on issues that really matter to ordinary citizens. The American public is increasingly unhappy about this state of affairs. In a recent CBS News poll, the question was posed: “Currently, groups not affiliated with a candidate are able to ...</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> 58520199@www.sltrib.com Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:59:01 MDT Concert preview: Talking love and family with Echosmith’s Sydney Sierota http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58493760-223/echosmith-sierota-music-american.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58493760-223/echosmith-sierota-music-american.html.csp">Concert preview: Talking love and family with Echosmith’s Sydney Sierota</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Autumn Thatcher</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-13T12:03:50.478-06:00">Updated Oct 13, 2014 12:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The family that rocks together stays together. At least that seems to be the motto for Echosmith, an alt-pop quartet of siblings (Graham, Sydney, Noah and Jamie Sierota) from Los Angeles, probably the best all-sibling band to hit mainstream music since Hanson captured the hearts of teenage girls around the globe in the late ’90s. Echosmith, dominating major music charts with the single “Cool Kids,” returns to Salt Lake City on Monday to open for American Authors in an all-ages show at The Depo...</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> 58493760@www.sltrib.com Mon, 13 Oct 2014 12:03:50 MDT Iggy Azalea top nominee at American Music Awards http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58516282-223/awards-american-azalea-music.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58516282-223/awards-american-azalea-music.html.csp">Iggy Azalea top nominee at American Music Awards</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-13T09:20:14.485-06:00">Updated Oct 13, 2014 09:20AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Australian rapper Iggy Azalea is the lead nominee at the American Music Awards. Dick clark productions announced Monday that the “Fancy” performer is up for six awards at the Nov. 23 event at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live. Azalea’s nominations include artist, new artist and single of the year for her No.1 smash “Fancy.” John Legend, Katy Perry and Pharrell Williams have five nominations each, while Lorde is up for four honors at the fan-voted show. Those acts are all nominated for artist of...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585162822014-10-13T09:20:14.485-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-13T09:20:14.485-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58516282@www.sltrib.com Mon, 13 Oct 2014 09:20:14 MDT Plans for tonight: American Authors write on http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58509160-66/com-http-www-tickets.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58509160-66/com-http-www-tickets.html.csp">Plans for tonight: American Authors write on</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="2014-10-13T13:35:02.493-06:00">Updated Oct 13, 2014 01:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">• The Utah Jazz continue their pre-season schedule by hosting the Los Angeles Clippers, at EnergySolutions Arena, 301 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City. Game starts at 7. Tickets available at Smith’s Tix. • Synth-pop musician St. Lucia (the stage name for Jean-Philip Grobler, performs at The Complex, 536 W. 100 South, Salt Lake City. Opening act: Haerts. Show starts at 7. Tickets are $17, at 24Tix or Smith’s Tix. • Chart-topping alt-pop band American Authors performs at The Depot, 400 W. South Te...</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> 58509160@www.sltrib.com Mon, 13 Oct 2014 13:35:02 MDT