ARIZONA - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ARIZONA News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Arizona dog food plant surveyed after explosion http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58417404-79/explosion-plant-arizona-dog.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58417404-79/explosion-plant-arizona-dog.html.csp">Arizona dog food plant surveyed after explosion</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-15T16:56:02.315-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 04:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Flagstaff • A crew from Nestlé Purina is assessing damage from a grain-dust explosion that injured four contract workers at the company’s plant in Flagstaff, Ariz. Flames from welding equipment sparked the explosion Sunday, blowing out metal doors at the front of the seven-story grain elevator. Two workers who suffered severe burns were listed in good condition Monday at a Phoenix burn center. The other two had less severe burns. Authorities say it was the first such incident at the dog food pla...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584174042014-09-15T16:56:02.315-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-15T16:56:02.315-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58417404@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:56:02 MDT Pac-12 round-up: Injuries to UCLA's Hundley, ASU's Kelly headline the weekend http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58413546-89/yards-week-win-3-0.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58413546-89/yards-week-win-3-0.html.csp">Pac-12 round-up: Injuries to UCLA's Hundley, ASU's Kelly headline the weekend</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="2014-09-14T17:01:00.068-06:00">Updated Sep 14, 2014 05:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The "Conference of Quarterbacks" may be in serious danger of losing that label after two stars in the South Division left their games early on Saturday. UCLA's Brett Hundley appeared to have injured his non-throwing elbow against Texas, and was last seen with a bag of ice strapped to his arm while helping work the headsets for the Bruins in their 20-17 win. The news looked worse for Arizona State, which saw Taylor Kelly sporting a boot on his right foot and walking around on crutches in the late...</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> 58413546@www.sltrib.com Sun, 14 Sep 2014 17:01:00 MDT NFL: Cardinals 25, Giants 14 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58413045-77/yard-cardinals-giants-drive.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58413045-77/yard-cardinals-giants-drive.html.csp">NFL: Cardinals 25, Giants 14</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM CANAVAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-14T14:45:00.294-06:00">Updated Sep 14, 2014 02:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">East Rutherford, N.J. • The Arizona Cardinals are getting so good they can win with a backup quarterback who hadn’t played since 2010. Ted Ginn Jr. ran 71 yards on a punt return for a go-ahead fourth-quarter touchdown, and the Cardinals beat the error-prone New York Giants 25-14 Sunday despite playing without injured starting quarterback Carson Palmer. Drew Stanton threw for 167 yards and led the Cardinals (2-0) on three long scoring drives in helping them win for the ninth time in 11 games. Ari...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584130452014-09-14T14:45:00.294-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-14T14:45:00.294-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58413045@www.sltrib.com Sun, 14 Sep 2014 14:45:00 MDT Pac-12 picks: UCLA, Washington hope for complete games http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58406190-89/state-mdt-washington-pac.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58406190-89/state-mdt-washington-pac.html.csp">Pac-12 picks: UCLA, Washington hope for complete games</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="2014-09-12T15:34:39.17-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 03:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pac-12 football teams will be in action for more than 12 hours continuously Saturday, from an 11 a.m. PDT kickoff at Oregon to a finish approaching midnight at Arizona. The schedule includes one FCS opponent, one conference games and a few potentially interesting contests, including one neutral-site game. A closer look: Wyoming at Oregon, Noon MDT, Pac-12 Networks After last week’s second-half surge to a victory over Michigan State, the Ducks have an easier test against Wyoming. The Cowboys d...</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> 58406190@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 15:34:39 MDT College football: Pac-12 teams shift focus from QBs to running game http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58399616-77/season-yards-rushing-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58399616-77/season-yards-rushing-game.html.csp">College football: Pac-12 teams shift focus from QBs to running game</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By john marshall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T22:32:58.424-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 10:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Phoenix • The quarterbacks get most of the attention in the Pac-12, have for years. It’s no wonder, too, with a roll call that includes John Elway, Carson Palmer, Matt Leinart and a lineup of stars this season. But for all the quarterbacks have done, something else has become apparent the first two weeks of the season: Some of these teams can run, too. It’s still early and some of the opponents haven’t exactly been stellar, but the Pac-12 has six teams averaging more than 200 yards rushing per g...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583996162014-09-10T22:32:58.424-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-10T22:32:58.424-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58399616@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:32:58 MDT Monday floods damage I-15, closes freeway for repairs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58391107-78/amp-utah-river-virgin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58391107-78/amp-utah-river-virgin.html.csp">Monday floods damage I-15, closes freeway for repairs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By erin alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T11:03:16.4-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 11:03AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Heavy rains on Monday near where Utah, Arizona and Nevada meet closed Interstate 15 south of St. George. All routes from southern Utah to Las Vegas were closed as of Monday night, the Utah Department of Transportation reported. It wasn’t clear when the freeway would reopen. Flooding in the Virgin River Gorge in Arizona and the town of Moapa, Nev., damaged I-15 and forced the highway’s closure just north of the Utah border, reported officials from UDOT and the National Weather Service. Meanwhile,...</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> 58391107@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 11:03:16 MDT Video captures van swept away in I-15 flooding http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58394626-78/video-shows-carlisle-nate.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58394626-78/video-shows-carlisle-nate.html.csp">Video captures van swept away in I-15 flooding</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T15:21:02.162-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 03:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Youtube video, which seems to have originated with someone working in public safety, shows a minivan and a man being swept away in the floods that have enveloped southwest Utah and much of Arizona and Nevada. The information posted with the video says its shows water running down the median 30 miles north of Las Vegas. At about 1 minutes 30 seconds, a van is caught in the rushing water and carried down a culvert. — Nate Carlisle</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> 58394626@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 15:21:02 MDT Letter: Back at you, Max Hall http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58378117-82/hall-max-class-sltrib.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58378117-82/hall-max-class-sltrib.html.csp">Letter: Back at you, Max Hall</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T16:52:02.041-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 04:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hey, Max Hall. You got no class, man, no class at all. Hate everything you stand for. Touché. Go Utes! James Sim Taylorsville</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> 58378117@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 16:52:02 MDT MLB: Diamondbacks fire GM Kevin Towers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58378051-77/towers-diamondbacks-manager-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58378051-77/towers-diamondbacks-manager-season.html.csp">MLB: Diamondbacks fire GM Kevin Towers</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN MARSHALL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T23:22:35.17-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 11:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Phoenix • The Arizona Diamondbacks have fired general manager Kevin Towers in the midst of a third straight disappointing season. Towers became Arizona’s general manager in 2010 and put together a roster that won 94 games and the NL West in 2011. The Diamondbacks have backpedaled since then, finishing .500 the past two seasons and struggling this year despite having the highest payroll in franchise history. Plagued by injuries, Arizona lost 22 of its first 30 games and was 59-81 through Thursday...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583780512014-09-05T23:22:35.17-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-05T23:22:35.17-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58378051@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 23:22:35 MDT Pac-12 football: Arizona holds off UT-San Antonio on the road http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58376505-77/yards-arizona-jones-antonio.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58376505-77/yards-arizona-jones-antonio.html.csp">Pac-12 football: Arizona holds off UT-San Antonio on the road</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T23:15:52.295-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 11:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Antonio • Nick Wilson ran for 172 yards on 29 carries and scored the go-ahead touchdown in Arizona’s 26-23 victory over Texas-San Antonio on Thursday night. Cayleb Jones had an 85-yard scoring reception for Arizona on the first play from scrimmage, and redshirt freshman Anu Solomon was 17 of 32 for 231 yards after throwing for 425 yards and four touchdowns last week in the Wildcats’ opening victory over UNLV. Wilson’s 2-yard touchdown run gave Arizona a 20-16 lead with 26 seconds left in 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> 58376505@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 23:15:52 MDT Letter: Solar-fee trail leads to ALEC http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58374105-82/solar-alec-fee-arizona.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58374105-82/solar-alec-fee-arizona.html.csp">Letter: Solar-fee trail leads to ALEC</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T13:56:02.628-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 01:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">While it is encouraging that the Utah Public Service Commission denied Rocky Mountain Power’s request to charge an extra fee to customers with solar power systems, do not assume this effort is over. The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) has been crafting model bills to penalize homeowners (they call them “free riders”) who install solar panels. Many Utah legislators are in leadership positions with ALEC, where they pay for a seat on task forces with corporate lobbyists and special int...</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> 58374105@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 13:56:02 MDT Pac-12: Arizona's trip to UTSA looks tougher now http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58373196-89/arizona-utsa-week-yards.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58373196-89/arizona-utsa-week-yards.html.csp">Pac-12: Arizona's trip to UTSA looks tougher now</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="2014-09-04T08:01:02.036-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 08:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Pac-12's worst nonconference schedule, belonging to Arizona, continues Thursday as the Wildcats visit Texas-San Antonio in a 6 p.m. MDT kickoff on Fox Sports 1.But this game got a little more interesting after last week, when UTSA subdued Houston's prolific offense in a 27-7 victory. The Roadrunners held UH to 208 total yards, while creating six takeaways.So maybe this will be more of a test than last September's 38-13 win for Arizona in Tucson. The Wildcats looked unstoppable last week agai...</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> 58373196@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 08:01:02 MDT Report: Ex-BYU QB Max Hall arrested on shoplifting, cocaine http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58365398-88/hall-byu-police-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-police-arizona.html.csp">Report: Ex-BYU QB Max Hall arrested on shoplifting, cocaine</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T07:36:12.078-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 07:36AM 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 Wed, 03 Sep 2014 07:36:12 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. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58350832@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 04:35:02 MDT Friday’s TV/radio sports programming http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58349024-77/round-tgc-espn-tour.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58349024-77/round-tgc-espn-tour.html.csp">Friday’s TV/radio sports programming</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T15:49:49.137-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 03:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Television Auto Racing • NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice for Oral-B USA 500, 12:30 p.m., FS1 •NASCAR, Nationwide Series, practice for Great Clips 300, 2:00 p.m., FS1; final practice, 3:30 p.m., FS1 •NASCAR, Sprint Cup, pole qualifying for Oral-B USA 500, 5:00 p.m., FS1 •IndyCar, qualifying for MAVTV 500, 5 p.m., NBCSN College Football • BYU at UConn, 5 p.m., ESPN • UTSA at Houston, 7 p.m., ESPNU • Colorado St. vs. Colorado, at Denver, 7 p.m., FS1 • UNLV at Arizona, 8:30 p.m., ESPN Golf • Europe...</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> 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