ANNOUNCED - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ANNOUNCED News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NFL: Vikings’ Cassel out for season with broken foot http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58450248-77/cassel-vikings-season-broken.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58450248-77/cassel-vikings-season-broken.html.csp">NFL: Vikings’ Cassel out for season with broken foot</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-24T22:53:26.614-06:00">Updated Sep 24, 2014 10:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Minneappolis • Minnesota Vikings quarterback Matt Cassel is out for the season with broken bones in his left foot. The Vikings announced Wednesday they put Cassel on injured reserve for the injury he sustained in Sunday’s game against New Orleans. Rookie Teddy Bridgewater came in after Cassel was hurt. The Vikings also said guard Brandon Fusco was out for the season with a pectoral muscle injury in the same game.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584502482014-09-24T22:53:26.614-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-24T22:53:26.614-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58450248@www.sltrib.com Wed, 24 Sep 2014 22:53:26 MDT Microsoft cutting 2,100 workers across the country http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58433308-79/microsoft-2100-ceo-workers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58433308-79/microsoft-2100-ceo-workers.html.csp">Microsoft cutting 2,100 workers across the country</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Dina Bass</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T12:55:02.542-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 12:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seattle - Microsoft fired 2,100 workers Thursday, part of a plan announced in July to eliminate 18,000 jobs to streamline the workforce and integrate the acquisition of Nokia’s handset unit. The job reductions will take place across the company in various divisions, said Peter Wootton, a spokesman for Microsoft. In the Puget Sound, Wash. region, where Microsoft is based, 747 people are being cut. Nadella has been aggressive in making changes since he became CEO in February, replacing Steve Ballm...</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> 58433308@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:55:02 MDT Darrell Hammond takes over for Don Pardo on ‘SNL’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58428656-223/pardo-hammond-darrell-voice.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58428656-223/pardo-hammond-darrell-voice.html.csp">Darrell Hammond takes over for Don Pardo on ‘SNL’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T09:31:02.506-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 09:31AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A familiar face — former cast member Darrell Hammond — is taking over for a familiar voice at “Saturday Night Live.” The show announced Thursday that Hammond, who acted on the long-running comedy show from 1995 to 2009, will replace announcer Don Pardo for the Sept. 27 season opener. For all but one year of the NBC show’s 40-year history, it was Pardo’s voice that would announce the host, musical guest and cast members every week, and he continued the job even after he retired to Ariz...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584286562014-09-18T09:31:02.506-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-18T09:31:02.506-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58428656@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:31:02 MDT FedEx to add 50,000 seasonal jobs this year http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58424148-79/fedex-seasonal-50000-hire.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58424148-79/fedex-seasonal-50000-hire.html.csp">FedEx to add 50,000 seasonal jobs this year</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T08:46:01.554-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 08:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Memphis • FedEx says it plans to hire more than 50,000 extra workers to handle another record year for holiday-season package deliveries. That’s up from last year, when FedEx announced it would hire 20,000 seasonal workers. FedEx announced its hiring plans Wednesday on a conference call with investors. Rival UPS says it will hire up to 95,000 seasonal workers. Both companies are benefiting from growth in online shopping. FedEx Corp. says its net income in the fiscal first quarter is up 24 percen...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584241482014-09-17T08:46:01.554-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-17T08:46:01.554-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58424148@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:46:01 MDT Braves’ new stadium has a name — SunTrust Park http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58420299-77/braves-stadium-atlanta-park.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58420299-77/braves-stadium-atlanta-park.html.csp">Braves’ new stadium has a name — SunTrust Park</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL NEWBERRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T16:15:53.286-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 04:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlanta • The Atlanta Braves new suburban stadium already has a name — SunTrust Park. The team announced the naming-rights deal at a ceremony Tuesday to officially break ground on the 41,500-seat stadium, which is scheduled to open in 2017. Construction work has already started at the site, while the team finalizes designs of the project. Terms of the 25-year deal were not released. Braves chairman Terry McGuirk says the sponsorship was factored into the $697 million budget. Even though Turner F...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584202992014-09-17T16:15:53.286-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-17T16:15:53.286-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58420299@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:15:53 MDT See photos of LDS temples being built around the world http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/58407545-180/temples-photos-construction-lds.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/58407545-180/temples-photos-construction-lds.html.csp">See photos of LDS temples being built around the world</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T18:16:13.988-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 06:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The LDS Church has announced so many new temples in recent years, it’s hard to keep track of them. Rome. Paris. Provo. Philly. Phoenix. Tijuana and so on. How many have been completed? Where are they in the process of construction? Which ones are all but finished and which ones are barely begun? For example, Ogden’s revamped temple is set to be rededicated Sept. 21. The one in Fort Collins, Colo., has a foundation, some steel framing and little more. On Friday, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latt...</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> 58407545@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 18:16:13 MDT Treasury to limit profitability of overseas shifts http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58388437-79/companies-inversions-congress-tax.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58388437-79/companies-inversions-congress-tax.html.csp">Treasury to limit profitability of overseas shifts</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEPHEN OHLEMACHER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T08:47:02.289-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 08:47AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said Monday the Obama administration will decide “in the very near future” what actions it can take to make it less profitable for U.S. companies to shift their legal addresses to other countries. A growing number of U.S. companies are shifting their addresses abroad in an effort to reduce their U.S. taxes. The maneuver is known as a corporate inversion. In a speech Monday morning, Lew said these companies are eroding the U.S. tax base and shifting the b...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583884372014-09-08T08:47:02.289-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-08T08:47:02.289-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58388437@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 08:47:02 MDT George W. Bush’s book about father titled ‘41’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58369021-68/bush-book-george-president.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58369021-68/bush-book-george-president.html.csp">George W. Bush’s book about father titled ‘41’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T10:21:02.293-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 10:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The title of former President George W. Bush’s book about his father will feature a number, not a name. Crown Publishers announced Wednesday that the book about former President George H.W. Bush will be called “41: A Portrait of My Father.” The elder Bush was the country’s 41st president. As announced by Crown last summer, the book will be published Nov. 11 with a planned first printing of 1 million copies. The younger Bush had been quietly working on the biography over the past few y...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583690212014-09-03T10:21:02.293-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-03T10:21:02.293-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58369021@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 10:21:02 MDT Politico founder to be Washington Post publisher http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58364250-79/post-ryan-publisher-politico.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58364250-79/post-ryan-publisher-politico.html.csp">Politico founder to be Washington Post publisher</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T09:59:33.943-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 09:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Katharine Weymouth is stepping down as publisher of The Washington Post and will be replaced by Frederick Ryan, who previously led Politico. Weymouth, a member of the Graham family that owned the Post for 80 years, announced Tuesday that she will leave the Post after serving for 17 years in various roles. She has been publisher for seven years. The move follows the sale of the publication last year to Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos. On Tuesday, Bezos also announced the appointment of...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583642502014-09-02T09:59:33.943-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-02T09:59:33.943-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58364250@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 09:59:33 MDT Hershey takes wraps off new corporate logo http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58352047-79/hershey-company-corporate-logo.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58352047-79/hershey-company-corporate-logo.html.csp">Hershey takes wraps off new corporate logo</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T12:27:02.328-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 12:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hershey, Pa. • The Hershey Company is rolling out a new corporate logo that features a stylized version of one of its most famous chocolate products. The candy maker on Friday announced the new design, which adds a Kisses chocolate at the end of the company’s name. It’s part of what the company calls a “disciplined identity system” designed to provide more consistency. Based in central Pennsylvania, The Hershey Company has about 13,000 employees and generates more than $7 billion in annual sales...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583520472014-08-29T12:27:02.328-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-29T12:27:02.328-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58352047@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:27:02 MDT Tesla, Chinese firm plan 400 charging stations http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58351933-79/charging-electric-china-tesla.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58351933-79/charging-electric-china-tesla.html.csp">Tesla, Chinese firm plan 400 charging stations</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOE McDONALD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T11:59:03.066-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 11:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beijing • Tesla Motors Co. and a state-owned Chinese phone carrier announced plans Friday to build 400 charging stations for electric cars in a new bid to promote popular adoption of the technology in China. Plans call for China Unicom Ltd. to provide space for construction and basic services in 120 cities while Tesla, based in Palo Alto, Calif., operates the stations. The two companies also will build 20 “supercharger stations” in 20 cities to offer high-speed charging. Promoters of electric ca...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583519332014-08-29T11:59:03.066-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-29T11:59:03.066-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58351933@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:59:03 MDT Crystal Palace hires Warnock for 2nd spell as manager http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58343192-77/palace-warnock-club-manager.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58343192-77/palace-warnock-club-manager.html.csp">Crystal Palace hires Warnock for 2nd spell as manager</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE DOUGLAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T23:28:58.467-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Four years after leaving Crystal Palace with the club in financial disarray, Neil Warnock returned for a second spell as manager of the Premier League team. The 65-year-old Warnock, who is one of the most outspoken, colorful characters in the English game, joined Palace on a two-year deal Wednesday to resume a coaching career that began in 1980 and has included 13 different clubs. He has been out of work since leaving Leeds in April 2013. In his two previous managerial stints in the Premier Leag...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583431922014-08-27T23:28:58.467-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T23:28:58.467-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58343192@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:28:58 MDT Aggies' cross country teams ranked, prepare for season opener http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58335540-55/team-aggies-cross-finished.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58335540-55/team-aggies-cross-finished.html.csp">Aggies' cross country teams ranked, prepare for season opener</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="2014-08-25T15:23:01.971-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 03:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah State's cross country teams are ranked 11th in the Mountain Regional Preseason team the U.S. Track & Field Coaches Association announced Monday. The USU women's team finished fifth and the men's team finished sixth last year in the conference. The Aggies begin their season with the Aggie Invitational on Saturday at the Innovation Campus Wellness Park.</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> 58335540@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 15:23:01 MDT UConn works, but BYU coach really wanted to open against another East Coast-ish team http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58335738-65/really-think-opener-coach.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58335738-65/really-think-opener-coach.html.csp">UConn works, but BYU coach really wanted to open against another East Coast-ish team</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="2014-08-25T23:31:19.457-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 11:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Their attention fully on UConn and the 2014 season opener on Friday at Rentschler Field in East Harfford (5 p.m. MDT, ESPN), the Cougars practiced early Monday morning and then met with reporters around 10 a.m. at the football offices lobby in the Student Athlete Building. BYU released its two-deep chart at about the same time, and you can read more about that at sltrib.com when my report is posted later today. Along with depth chart questions, coach Bronco Mendenhall fielded questions about the...</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> 58335738@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 23:31:19 MDT Some Utahns with home loans may be eligible for payments http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58322707-78/loans-eligible-settlement-utahns.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58322707-78/loans-eligible-settlement-utahns.html.csp">Some Utahns with home loans may be eligible for payments</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T10:02:44.181-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 10:02AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah homeowners who had home loans through Bank of America or Countrywide Financial may be eligible for compensation as part of a settlement announced Thursday by federal agencies. Utahns with loans that were not part of a 2012 settlement and who had federally backed loans may be eligible for balance reductions or new loans for the low-income, said Wade Farraway, an assistant Utah attorney general. For Utahns with loans backed by the Federal Housing Administration, Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac, “th...</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> 58322707@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:02:44 MDT Washington Post: Doubling down on failure http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58325658-82/political-obama-troops-afghanistan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58325658-82/political-obama-troops-afghanistan.html.csp">Washington Post: Doubling down on failure</a></h4>