ARIZONA - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ARIZONA News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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 Six Pac-12 teams ranked in AP's college football preseason top 25 poll http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58306213-89/poll-ranked-oregon-pac.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58306213-89/poll-ranked-oregon-pac.html.csp">Six Pac-12 teams ranked in AP's college football preseason top 25 poll</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="2014-08-19T16:45:41.687-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 04:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The AP top 25 college football poll is out, and the Pac-12 has more teams represented than it ever has. With six teams from No. 3 to No. 25, the poll is an indication that expectations are high in one of the country's toughest leagues. And Utah, though not ranked, will have almost all of the league's top foes on its schedule. Starting with Oregon at No. 3, UCLA is the only other top-10 ranked Pac-12 team at No. 7. The Ducks are tied for their all-time highest preseason ranking, while UCLA has it...</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> 58306213@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:45:41 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 Pac-12: Seven coaches favor exclusive scheduling http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58272330-89/state-coaches-scheduling-colorado.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58272330-89/state-coaches-scheduling-colorado.html.csp">Pac-12: Seven coaches favor exclusive scheduling</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="2014-08-07T13:27:01.671-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 01:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In a discussion that's somewhat related to Thursday's news about the Power 5 conferences gaining autonomy in the NCAA structure, seven head football coaches in the Pac-12 favor a move to exclusive scheduling of other top-tier teams. Part of their rationale - according to ESPN.com, which conducted the survey, is to have more of direct comparison of scheduling strength with conferences that play fewer than nine league games. Coaches in favor of scheduling exclusivity include Arizona State's Todd G...</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> 58272330@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 13:27:01 MDT Couple settle water lawsuit with polygamous Utah, Arizona towns http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58263992-78/cookes-colorado-towns-hildale.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58263992-78/cookes-colorado-towns-hildale.html.csp">Couple settle water lawsuit with polygamous Utah, Arizona towns</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="2014-08-05T22:37:56.798-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 10:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The couple who earlier this year won a $5.2 million judgment from polygamous towns on the Utah-Arizona line have settled their lawsuit. Documents filed Tuesday in federal court in Phoenix said Ron and Jinjer Cooke have dismissed all claims against Hildale, Utah, Colorado City, Ariz., and the utility companies incorporated in the twin towns. Financial terms of the settlement were not included in the court filings, and lawyers for the Cookes and Colorado City said Tuesday the terms were confiden...</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> 58263992@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 22:37:56 MDT Helper heads to Arizona for Legion regional http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58259047-52/state-helper-legion-team.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58259047-52/state-helper-legion-team.html.csp">Helper heads to Arizona for Legion regional</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T18:13:30.498-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 06:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">After taking a convincing 9-0 victory over St. George Friday night in Logan to successfully defend its Utah State American Legion baseball championship, Helper heads to Surprise, Arizona, for a 12:30 p.m. Thursday meeting with the New Mexico state champions in the first round of the Western Region championships. Cole Fossat tossed a one-hitter to stymie St. George in the Utah state final. The Carbon County team scored five runs in the fourth inning to break open the game. A two-run single by Dil...</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> 58259047@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 18:13:30 MDT NTSB: Arizona plane that killed two Utahns was flying low http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58247746-78/plane-arizona-flying-says.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58247746-78/plane-arizona-flying-says.html.csp">NTSB: Arizona plane that killed two Utahns was flying low</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T09:04:25.962-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 09:04AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Littlefield, Ariz. • A federal investigator says the pilot of a small plane that crashed in far northwestern Arizona was flying well below what’s allowed by regulation. Newly licensed pilot, 19-year-old Daulton Whatcott, and his brother, 16-year-old Jaxon Whatcott — from Clinton, Utah — were headed to a basketball tournament in Nevada when the single-engine Cessna crashed near the Arizona-Utah border on July 20. The two brothers died. National Transportation Safety Board investigator Larry Lew...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582477462014-08-01T09:04:25.962-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-01T09:04:25.962-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58247746@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:04:25 MDT Tell us, o pundits, tell us how to work it out for ourselves ... http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58241917-82/editorial-care-com-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58241917-82/editorial-care-com-http.html.csp">Tell us, o pundits, tell us how to work it out for ourselves ...</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="2014-07-30T13:26:03.034-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 01:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">[Above: A semi-relevant bit from ‘Life of Brian’ — the Pythons’ masterwork.] Editorials in Western newspapers on how we can all just work it out for ourselves. With the feds or without them ... — Power of cooperation helps end Navajo Generating Station — Salt Lake Tribune Editorial “ ... the folks at Salt River Project, the large Arizona-based utility that owns Navajo Generating Station, could have forced the EPA to go through a long regulatory and judicial process, trying to keep the plant op...</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> 58241917@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:26:03 MDT Arizona utility wants to install rooftop systems http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58238591-68/arizona-solar-rooftop-company.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58238591-68/arizona-solar-rooftop-company.html.csp">Arizona utility wants to install rooftop systems</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T21:25:51.57-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 09:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Phoenix • A major Arizona utility wants to install rooftop solar panels on thousands of homes for free. If approved by state regulators, the request filed Monday by Arizona Public Service Co. would allow the Phoenix-based company to partner with installers to put rooftop systems on 3,000 homes. The proposal would help the company satisfy the Arizona Corporation Commission’s mandates for renewable energy use, and the company said its proposal also would provide access to solar for consumers who ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582385912014-07-29T21:25:51.57-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-29T21:25:51.57-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58238591@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:25:51 MDT Editorial: Power of cooperation helps end Navajo Generating Station http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58237477-82/plant-navajo-power-epa.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58237477-82/plant-navajo-power-epa.html.csp">Editorial: Power of cooperation helps end Navajo Generating Station</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T15:52:01.807-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 03:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There was a lot of outside pressure to make a deal. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency was breathing down the neck of the Navajo Generating Station, which sits on the Arizona side of Lake Powell, threatening to effectively shut down what’s known as the largest coal-fired power plant in the American West. Meanwhile, some of the facility’s biggest customers — particularly the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power — had announced that it was getting out of the market for what it consider...</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> 58237477@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:52:01 MDT West’s largest coal-fired plant on track to close http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58233585-79/plant-epa-power-proposal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58233585-79/plant-epa-power-proposal.html.csp">West’s largest coal-fired plant on track to close</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="2014-07-28T15:19:25.529-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 03:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Flagstaff, Ariz. • The largest coal-fired power plant in the West will produce one-third less energy by 2020 and is on track to cease operations in 2044 under a proposal that the federal government adopted to cut haze-causing emissions of nitrogen oxide at places like the Grand Canyon. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Monday that the owners of the Navajo Generating Station could either shut down one of the plant’s 750-megawatt units or reduce power generation by an equal amount...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582335852014-07-28T15:19:25.529-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T15:19:25.529-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58233585@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:19:25 MDT Transcript shows concerns during Arizona execution http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58224023-68/execution-wood-judge-arizona.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58224023-68/execution-wood-judge-arizona.html.csp">Transcript shows concerns during Arizona execution</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T16:14:35.617-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 04:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Florence, Ariz. • U.S. District Judge Neil V. Wake was attending a ceremony for a judicial colleague when he received an urgent — and unusual — request: Lawyers for a condemned inmate wanted him to stop an execution that didn’t seem to be working. “He has been gasping, snorting, and unable to breathe and not dying,” lawyer Robin C. Konrad told the judge over the phone Wednesday, according to a transcript. “And we’re asking — our motion asks for you to issue an emergency stay and order the Depar...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582240232014-07-25T16:14:35.617-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-25T16:14:35.617-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58224023@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:14:35 MDT Botched execution offers evidence against lethal injection http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58221756-68/death-executions-drugs-execution.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58221756-68/death-executions-drugs-execution.html.csp">Botched execution offers evidence against lethal injection</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T18:09:02.489-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 06:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. Louis • The nation’s third botched execution in six months offers more evidence for the courts that lethal injection carries too many risks and amounts to cruel and unusual punishment, death-row lawyers and other opponents said Thursday. Death-penalty opponents say an Arizona inmate who gasped for breath for more than 90 minutes showed that executions using different drugs and dosages are a callous trial-and-error process. The result: Every few months, a prisoner gasps, chokes and takes an ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582217562014-07-24T18:09:02.489-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-24T18:09:02.489-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58221756@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:09:02 MDT Arizona prolonged execution rekindles death penalty debate http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58220500-68/wood-execution-death-arizona.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58220500-68/wood-execution-death-arizona.html.csp">Arizona prolonged execution rekindles death penalty debate</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T11:05:24.97-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 11:05AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Florence, Ariz. • The nation’s third execution in six months to go awry rekindled the debate over the death penalty and handed potentially new evidence to those building a case against lethal injection as cruel and unusual punishment. Joseph Rudolph Wood took nearly two hours to die and gasped for about 90 minutes during his execution in Arizona on Wednesday. The execution took so long that his lawyers had time to file an emergency appeal while it was ongoing. The Arizona Supreme Court also call...</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> 58220500@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:05:24 MDT Pac-12 Media Days Live: Orchard dreams of playing offense, too http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58215115-89/pac-season-state-usc.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58215115-89/pac-season-state-usc.html.csp">Pac-12 Media Days Live: Orchard dreams of playing offense, too</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper and Kyle Goon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T17:41:26.25-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 05:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Stay right here for updates Wednesday and Thursday from Tribune Utah beat writers Kyle Goon and Matthew Piper. Last season, Myles Jack sparked the imagination of college football fans by excelling as both a linebacker and running back. It sparked Nate Orchard’s imagination, too. The senior defensive lineman would love his crack at an offensive role, he told Pac-12 reporters. If only he could talk Kyle Whittingham into letting him play receiver. “I’d love to,” Orchard said. “Catc...</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> 58215115@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:41:26 MDT GM: Jazz were impressed with Carrick Felix's defense http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58212977-62/felix-jazz-lindsey-carrick.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58212977-62/felix-jazz-lindsey-carrick.html.csp">GM: Jazz were impressed with Carrick Felix's defense</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="2014-07-22T23:19:55.501-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 11:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Carrick Felix is a former skateboarder, a former team barber — and the newest member of the Utah Jazz.The franchise on Tuesday acquired the 23-year-old Felix along with a 2015 second-round pick and $1 million from the Cleveland Cavaliers in exchange for John Lucas III, Erik Murphy and Malcolm Thomas.The deal was a win for Cleveland, which grabs $3.3 million in non-guaranteed contracts to help facilitate a possible trade for Kevin Love.And the deal was a low- to no-risk move for the Jazz.Lucas st...</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> 58212977@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:19:55 MDT Supreme Court: Arizona execution can proceed http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58212483-68/court-execution-wood-circuit.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58212483-68/court-execution-wood-circuit.html.csp">Supreme Court: Arizona execution can proceed</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">the Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T21:20:48.747-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 09:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tucson, Ariz. • The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed an Arizona execution to go forward amid a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs in the country. The court ruled in favor of Arizona officials in the case of Joseph Rudolph Wood, who was convicted of murder in the 1989 shooting deaths of his estranged girlfriend and her father. The state plans to execute him Wednesday. Wood, 55, argued he has a First Amendment right to details 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> 58212483@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:20:48 MDT