ARIZONA - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ARIZONA News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Report: Ex-BYU QB Max Hall arrested on shoplifting, cocaine http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58365398-88/hall-byu-cocaine-arizona.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58365398-88/hall-byu-cocaine-arizona.html.csp">Report: Ex-BYU QB Max Hall arrested on shoplifting, cocaine</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T15:19:12.959-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 03:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Former BYU and Arizona Cardinals quarterback Max Hall was arrested Friday on suspicion of shoplifting and possession of cocaine. The Arizona Republic reported Tuesday that Hall was released following his arrest on suspicion of stolen items and narcotics possession in Gilbert, Ariz. Gilbert police responded to a call to a Best Buy electronics store around 11:30 a.m. Friday and found Hall in possession of “several stolen items from Best Buy and a nearby Walmart,” a police spokesman told the newspa...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58365398@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:19:12 MDT Pac-12 round-up — USC, Arizona make big opening week statements http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58359189-89/defense-game-state-week.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58359189-89/defense-game-state-week.html.csp">Pac-12 round-up — USC, Arizona make big opening week statements</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> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-31T16:14:26.986-06:00">Updated Aug 31, 2014 04:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It's nice to know football can still surprise us. The opening weekend of college football has plenty of snoozers, with big programs beating up on tiny ones, not revealing much about themselves - ahem. But there was plenty to think about from how the Pac-12 opened up, from wins that were surprisingly convincing, to wins that weren't convincing at all, to a loss or two that shows just how far a few programs need to come. Each week, we'll highlight two teams - the biggest "winner" that proved a lot...</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> 58359189@www.sltrib.com Sun, 31 Aug 2014 16:14:26 MDT NFL: Seattle looks to continue reign in loaded NFC West http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58344549-77/nfc-season-west-seahawks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58344549-77/nfc-season-west-seahawks.html.csp">NFL: Seattle looks to continue reign in loaded NFC West</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TIM BOOTH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T23:43:33.479-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Forget about the NFC Worst. Last year proved the NFC West is the deepest division in the NFL. Whether it was San Francisco and Seattle, the league’s best rivalry, meeting in the NFC championship game, or the Seahawks posting the most lopsided Super Bowl victory in two decades by routing Denver, the profile of the NFC West is drastically different from a few years ago. NFC West depth goes beyond just the Seahawks. The four teams combined to go 42-22 a year ago, the best of any division, and could...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583445492014-08-30T23:43:33.479-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-30T23:43:33.479-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58344549@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 23:43:33 MDT Pac-12 picks: Mountain West opponents will fall Friday http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58350832-89/colorado-state-arizona-unlv.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58350832-89/colorado-state-arizona-unlv.html.csp">Pac-12 picks: Mountain West opponents will fall Friday</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="2014-08-29T04:35:02.238-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 04:35AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Other than forgetting Rutgers' move to the Big Ten and underestimating the Scarlet Knights' offense, I came through with some solid insight on the opening night of the Pac-12 football schedule Thursday.Not that Utah or Arizona State did anything extraordinary in beating Big Sky Conference opponents by a total of 73 points. Meanwhile, Rutgers' 41-38 win over Washington State at CenturyLink Field in Seattle was surprising. It took some cooperation from the Cougars, who led 38-34 before fumbling a...</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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All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58349024@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:49:49 MDT Pac-12 picks: Utah, Weber State involved in routs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58346866-89/state-utah-pac-teams.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58346866-89/state-utah-pac-teams.html.csp">Pac-12 picks: Utah, Weber State involved in routs</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="2014-08-28T07:45:02.244-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 07:45AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Pac-12 eases into the football season this weekend, with all 12 teams in action but only one of them facing another Power 5 school (California, visiting Northwestern). The list of opponents also includes five FCS teams, four Mountain West teams and two other FBS teams, spread over three days. A look at Thursday's schedule:Idaho State at Utah, 5:30 p.m. MDT, Pac-12 Networks.Rice-Eccles Stadium already has become a traditional season-opening venue for the Pac-12 Networks. This is hardly a marq...</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> 58346866@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 07:45:02 MDT College football: Weber State opens Jay Hill era against No. 19 ASU http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58343354-77/state-hill-weber-arizona.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58343354-77/state-hill-weber-arizona.html.csp">College football: Weber State opens Jay Hill era against No. 19 ASU</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T23:28:57.838-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tempe, Ariz. • Weber State hopes its second game against a Pac-12 opponent goes better than the first. Last year, the Wildcats visited Utah and were mauled, 70-7. The loss seemed to put them on their heels for the rest of the season. They finished 2-10 and lacked competitiveness on the road, where they lost seven games by a combined 358-68. This year, Weber State hopes its opener at Arizona State provides a springboard to better things, even though beating the 19th-ranked Sun Devils would be 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> 58343354@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:28:57 MDT Navajo president fails to make it through primary http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58342489-68/navajo-tribal-tribe-president.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58342489-68/navajo-tribal-tribe-president.html.csp">Navajo president fails to make it through primary</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By FELICIA FONSECA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T07:18:02.436-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 07:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Flagstaff, Ariz. • Navajo President Ben Shelly’s hopes for a second term were dashed Tuesday when he failed to make it through the tribe’s primary election. Navajo voters chose to send former President Joe Shirley Jr. and one-time Arizona Rep. Chris Deschene to the November general election. They were among 17 candidates vying for the top elected post on the country’s largest American Indian reservation. Rounding out the top five were Navajo lawmaker Russell Begaye; Donald Benally, the third-pla...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583424892014-08-27T07:18:02.436-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T07:18:02.436-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58342489@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:18:02 MDT Pac-12 notes: USC corner’s injury story being questioned http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58340117-89/pac-team-playoff-shaw.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58340117-89/pac-team-playoff-shaw.html.csp">Pac-12 notes: USC corner’s injury story being questioned</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle Goon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T22:19:47.843-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 10:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The heart-warming story of USC cornerback Josh Shaw injuring himself while saving his nephew from drowning barely lasted a day before coming under scrutiny. Trojans coach Steve Sarkisian acknowledged Tuesday morning that the football program had gotten several calls "questioning the validity" of Shaw's narrative of how he sprained both his ankles, thus putting himself on the shelf for the start of USC's season. Shaw, a senior and team captain, was the subject of a Monday USC release describing h...</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> 58340117@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:19:47 MDT Navajo president goes down in primary defeat http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58338629-68/president-navajo-arizona-candidates.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58338629-68/president-navajo-arizona-candidates.html.csp">Navajo president goes down in primary defeat</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By FELICIA FONSECA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T22:14:08.059-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 10:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Flagstaff, Ariz. • Navajo President Ben Shelly’s hopes for a second term were dashed Tuesday when he failed to make it through the tribe’s primary election. Navajo voters chose to send former President Joe Shirley Jr. and one-time Arizona Rep. Chris Deschene to the November general election. They were among 17 candidates vying for the top elected post on the country’s largest American Indian reservation. The results are unofficial until certified by the tribe’s elections office. Shirley served t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583386292014-08-26T22:14:08.059-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T22:14:08.059-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58338629@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:14:08 MDT NFL: Interception costly in Cardinals’ 19-13 loss http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58334295-77/palmer-cincinnati-bengals-arizona.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58334295-77/palmer-cincinnati-bengals-arizona.html.csp">NFL: Interception costly in Cardinals’ 19-13 loss</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BOB BAUM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T18:11:27.67-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 06:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Glendale, Ariz. • Carson Palmer says the offense needs to be the “backbone” of the Arizona Cardinals. There wasn’t much evidence of that in their 19-13 preseason loss to the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday night. Because it was a preseason game, though, there wasn’t much talk of confidence evaporating. “I have all the confidence in the world in our offense and our entire team,” Palmer said. “It’s unfortunate. We wanted to play better. ... We’ll take the good and beached on the bad and we’ll move on...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583342952014-08-26T18:11:27.67-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T18:11:27.67-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58334295@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:11:27 MDT Appeals court questions voter proof-of-citizenship rules http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58335190-68/court-federal-state-kansas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58335190-68/court-federal-state-kansas.html.csp">Appeals court questions voter proof-of-citizenship rules</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NICHOLAS RICCARDI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T18:11:27.619-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 06:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver • A federal appeals panel in Denver on Monday suggested that a partisan stalemate in Congress may mean that Republicans in Kansas and Arizona will be unable to force federal election officials to impose proof-of-citizenship requirements on voter registration forms. Those two states sued the Elections Assistance Commission after the agency refused to adjust the federal voting registration forms it distributed in Kansas and Arizona to reflect those states’ requirements that voters present d...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583351902014-08-26T18:11:27.619-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T18:11:27.619-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58335190@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:11:27 MDT Golf: Local favorites chasing Arizona pro in Utah Open http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58329812-77/utah-lashley-pro-round.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58329812-77/utah-lashley-pro-round.html.csp">Golf: Local favorites chasing Arizona pro in Utah Open</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kurt kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T23:02:58.09-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 11:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Organizers of the Siegfried & Jensen Utah Open undoubtedly are thrilled to have Dean Wilson, Chris Moody, Clay Ogden and B.J. Staten tied as the golfers enter Sunday’s final round at Riverside Country Club. The problem is they’re merely part of a big group that’s tied for fourth place. Having built a four-stroke lead through two rounds by shooting 65-66 for a 13-under-par total, Arizona pro Nathan Lashley is positioned to take most of the intrigue out of Sunday’s episode at the course 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> 58329812@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 23:02:58 MDT Weber State football: Jay Hill energizes Wildcats in first year http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58317176-77/state-hill-weber-smith.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58317176-77/state-hill-weber-smith.html.csp">Weber State football: Jay Hill energizes Wildcats in first year</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T23:04:37.792-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 11:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It has been a frustrating 28 months for Weber State football. As the 2014 season approaches, however, there is renewed hope that the Wildcats can rise from the rubble of the John L. Smith fiasco and re-emerge as competitive in the Big Sky Conference. Remember Smith? He’s the veteran Division I coach who was given a second chance in his profession by Weber State athletic director Jerry Bovee, only to quit four months into the job. Smith never coached a game at Weber State, but the wounds his abru...</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> 58317176@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 23:04:37 MDT Pac-12 preview: Oregon, UCLA teams to beat http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58321544-77/returning-state-pac-oregon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58321544-77/returning-state-pac-oregon.html.csp">Pac-12 preview: Oregon, UCLA teams to beat</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle goon and Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T23:04:51.225-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 11:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Arizona 2013 in review • 8-5, 4-5 Pac-12. Returning starters • 14 total (7 offense, 6 defense, 1 specialist) Top returning player • Don’t count out receiver Austin Hill with a long-awaited return. Hill piled up 81 catches for more than 1,300 yards in 2012 before he tore his ACL and missed all of 2013. If he’s the same player he was before, defenses everywhere will have to watch out. Biggest question mark • Who is going to throw it and who is going to run it? The quarterback competition is slowl...</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> 58321544@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 23:04:51 MDT Judge: Turn over Fast and Furious documents http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58319078-68/department-federal-documents-justice.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58319078-68/department-federal-documents-justice.html.csp">Judge: Turn over Fast and Furious documents</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PETE YOST</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T17:54:02.196-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 05:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A federal judge has ordered the Justice Department to provide Congress with a list of documents that are at the center of a long-running battle over a failed law enforcement program called Operation Fast and Furious. In a court proceeding Wednesday, U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson set an Oct. 1 deadline for producing the list to the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. The Justice Department says the documents should remain confidential, and President Barack Obama...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583190782014-08-20T17:54:02.196-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-20T17:54:02.196-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58319078@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:54:02 MDT Floods force dramatic rescues near Phoenix http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58314561-68/phoenix-rain-north-tuesday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58314561-68/phoenix-rain-north-tuesday.html.csp">Floods force dramatic rescues near Phoenix</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRIAN SKOLOFF </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and PAUL DAVENPORT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T19:17:49.41-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 07:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Phoenix • Heavy monsoon season rains that swept across Arizona on Tuesday led to dramatic rescues, road closures and flight delays as a series of fast-moving storms pummeled the state. A helicopter crew rescued two women and three dogs from a home surrounded by swift-moving waters in a town about 30 miles north of Phoenix, while elsewhere a small trailer park was evacuated, a school was flooded and first-responders pulled motorists from partially-submerged vehicles. The National Weather Service...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583145612014-08-19T19:17:49.41-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-19T19:17:49.41-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58314561@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 19:17:49 MDT GOP establishment on a roll in House primaries http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58309604-68/gop-primary-state-democratic.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58309604-68/gop-primary-state-democratic.html.csp">GOP establishment on a roll in House primaries</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DONNA CASSATA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T13:30:37.146-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 01:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Republicans got their man — and woman — in a half-dozen House primaries as establishment conservatives knocked out right-flank candidates, improving the party’s chances of increasing its majority in November. Arizona poses the next test of whether mainstream GOP can extend its streak. With little fanfare, Republican Party favorites prevailed in New York, Iowa, New Jersey and Virginia as establishment-backed candidates beat back tea party-supported challenges in the primaries for com...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583096042014-08-18T13:30:37.146-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-18T13:30:37.146-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58309604@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:30:37 MDT Southwest braces as Lake Mead water levels drop http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58288024-68/arizona-colorado-lake-river.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58288024-68/arizona-colorado-lake-river.html.csp">Southwest braces as Lake Mead water levels drop</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEN RITTER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T14:18:29.157-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 02:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • Once-teeming Lake Mead marinas are idle as a 14-year drought steadily drops water levels to historic lows. Officials from nearby Las Vegas are pushing conservation, but are also drilling a new pipeline to keep drawing water from the lake. Hundreds of miles away, farmers who receive water from the lake behind Hoover Dam are preparing for the worst. The receding shoreline at one of the main reservoirs in the vast Colorado River water system is raising concerns about the future of a net...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582880242014-08-12T14:18:29.157-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T14:18:29.157-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58288024@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 14:18:29 MDT Pac-12 football preview — Arizona hopes to claw way into conversation http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58284813-89/arizona-pac-season-wildcats.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58284813-89/arizona-pac-season-wildcats.html.csp">Pac-12 football preview — Arizona hopes to claw way into conversation</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="2014-08-12T17:49:18.728-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 05:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The 2014 season could be a banner year for the Pac-12. The buzz all summer is about how the conference has an army of special players returning, and how much better so many teams seem to be. UCLA or Oregon are early nominees to make the college football playoff. And yet, amid the positivity, it seems Arizona is hardly mentioned as a candidate for improving on last season's 8-5 record and fourth-place finish in the South Division. Coach Rich Rodriguez has a few thoughts on that. Can the Wildcats ...</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> 58284813@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:49:18 MDT