ASSOCIATED - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ASSOCIATED News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Judge rules against Sterling, OKs $2B sale of Clippers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58233979-77/sterling-clippers-sale-donald.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58233979-77/sterling-clippers-sale-donald.html.csp">Judge rules against Sterling, OKs $2B sale of Clippers</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRIAN MELLEY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T20:46:07.599-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 08:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content"></div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582339792014-07-28T20:46:07.599-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T20:46:07.599-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58233979@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:46:07 MDT South Carolina woman makes clothes from castoffs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58207678-223/owens-says-columbia-sewing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58207678-223/owens-says-columbia-sewing.html.csp">South Carolina woman makes clothes from castoffs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MEG KINNARD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T10:44:02.151-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 10:44AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">COLUMBIA, S.C. • For Jillian Owens, some of her passion for fashion was motivated by a desire for new garments without the creation of more waste. And, she says openly on her blog, “I was also quite broke and couldn’t afford new clothes.” Since 2010, Owens has been delving into thrift store racks around her Columbia, South Carolina, home, taking what some may see as outdated castoffs and whipping them into hip, trendy fashions. She says she’s made hundreds of creations, donating many to charity ...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58207678@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:44:02 MDT Chinese leader signs accords, wraps up Cuba visit http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58215649-79/chinese-cuba-leader-president.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58215649-79/chinese-cuba-leader-president.html.csp">Chinese leader signs accords, wraps up Cuba visit</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T11:25:02.67-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 11:25AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Havana • Chinese President Xi Jinping is wrapping up his visit to Cuba after signing dozens of agreements for such things as investment by Chinese firms on the island. The official newspaper Granma on Wednesday published a description of the agreements signed by the Chinese leader and Cuban President Raul Castro. One calls for joint construction of a multipurpose port terminal in the eastern city of Santiago, while another would form a real estate firm associated with a golf course in Havana’s B...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582156492014-07-23T11:25:02.67-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-23T11:25:02.67-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58215649@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:25:02 MDT U.S. movie theaters to show English Premier League games http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58215505-77/league-premier-theaters-games.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58215505-77/league-premier-theaters-games.html.csp">U.S. movie theaters to show English Premier League games</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T17:41:26.146-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 05:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Movie theaters around the U.S. will show live English soccer games on their big screens on Saturday mornings. The simulcasts will start with the opening of the Premier League season Aug. 16. Thirty-three theaters in California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Massachusetts, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia and Washington are currently scheduled to take part. The deal was announced Wednesday by Fathom Events and NBC Sports Group, which broadca...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582155052014-07-24T17:41:26.146-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-24T17:41:26.146-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58215505@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:41:26 MDT Filmmaker Michael Moore’s divorce is finalized http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58215003-223/moore-divorce-glynn-filmmaker.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58215003-223/moore-divorce-glynn-filmmaker.html.csp">Filmmaker Michael Moore’s divorce is finalized</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T08:46:02.731-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 08:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bellaire, Mich. • Filmmaker Michael Moore’s divorce from Kathleen Glynn has been finalized, ending their two-decade-long marriage. Moore filed a divorce complaint on June 17, 2013, in Michigan’s Antrim County, where the couple has a lakefront home. According to a document posted to the county circuit court’s website, a consent judgment of divorce was entered and the case closed Tuesday. Moore’s filing from last year said his relationship with Glynn had broken down and there remained “no reasonab...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582150032014-07-23T08:46:02.731-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-23T08:46:02.731-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58215003@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:46:02 MDT Steak and cheese grinder recast as a pasta dinner http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58198318-223/pasta-steak-cheese-add.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58198318-223/pasta-steak-cheese-add.html.csp">Steak and cheese grinder recast as a pasta dinner</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By J.M. HIRSCH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T19:28:52.117-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 07:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Parents love back-to-school season because it gets the whole family back on a schedule. Parents hate back-to-school season because that schedule usually leaves too little time to get dinner on the table. And it usually takes a solid month of shakedown to work out the bugs in that schedule, sorting out which days leave time for a home cooked meal, and which simply demand take-out. The meals we do make during that month need to be particularly fast and easy. September simply isn’t the time to reac...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581983182014-07-22T19:28:52.117-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T19:28:52.117-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58198318@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:28:52 MDT AP source: Cavs to sign Andrew Wiggins to contract http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58210813-77/wiggins-sign-andrew-cavs.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58210813-77/wiggins-sign-andrew-cavs.html.csp">AP source: Cavs to sign Andrew Wiggins to contract</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T23:20:21.401-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 11:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cleveland • A person familiar with the negotiations says the Cavaliers will sign No. 1 overall pick Andrew Wiggins to a contract, an imminent deal that would prevent any potential trade from being completed for 30 days. Wiggins has been linked to a possible trade with Minnesota for All-Star forward Kevin Love. The person familiar with the talks says he will sign with Cleveland as early as Wednesday. The person spoke to The Associated Press on Tuesday on condition of anonymity because the team is...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582108132014-07-22T23:20:21.401-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T23:20:21.401-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58210813@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:20:21 MDT Study says beef pollutes more than pork, poultry http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58206964-79/says-beef-pork-poultry.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58206964-79/says-beef-pork-poultry.html.csp">Study says beef pollutes more than pork, poultry</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SETH BORENSTEIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T13:43:31.505-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 01:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A new study says raising beef for the American dinner table does far more damage to the environment than producing pork, poultry, eggs or dairy. The study says that compared with the other animal proteins, beef produces five times more heat-trapping gases per calorie. It spews six times as much water-polluting nitrogen. And it uses 11 times more water for irrigation and 28 times more land. The research was conducted by Gidon Eshel, a professor of environmental physics at Bard Colleg...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582069642014-07-21T13:43:31.505-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-21T13:43:31.505-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58206964@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:43:31 MDT German supermarket tycoon Albrecht dead at 94 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58206883-79/albrecht-aldi-german-richest.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58206883-79/albrecht-aldi-german-richest.html.csp">German supermarket tycoon Albrecht dead at 94</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID RISING</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T12:11:01.398-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 12:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Berlin • Karl Albrecht, co-founder of the Aldi grocery store empire and one of the world’s richest people, has died in the western German city of Essen. He was 94. Essen’s city hall told The Associated Press that Albrecht was buried Monday in a family plot in a small ceremony in the city’s Bredeney district where he lived. Aldi’s press office said Albrecht died July 16. “He created a corporate culture of mutual respect, he trusted his employees and their talents, and he gave them a chance to use...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582068832014-07-21T12:11:01.398-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-21T12:11:01.398-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58206883@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:11:01 MDT Australian fails to break 80 in first major as pro http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58199477-77/british-open-macpherson-royal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58199477-77/british-open-macpherson-royal.html.csp">Australian fails to break 80 in first major as pro</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DENNIS PASSA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T23:56:16.191-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 11:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hoylake, England • Bryden Macpherson finished his second and last round of the British Open 32 shots off the lead, and with a smile on his face. He was never going to make the cut after opening his first major as a professional with an 18-over-par 90. His start on Friday wasn’t encouraging either — he bogeyed his first four holes at Royal Liverpool. “I enjoyed every moment of it, as much as you could,” Macpherson said after finishing with a double bogey and an improved 80. “You go out there and ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581994772014-07-19T23:56:16.191-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-19T23:56:16.191-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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On a sunbaked and melting Alpine road, the 29-year-old Italian, cemented his control of cycling’s greatest race with a solo-finish victory that was an afterthought to gaining time on other title contenders. Team Sky’s Richie Porte, who began the da...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582000222014-07-18T22:56:59.521-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-18T22:56:59.521-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58200022@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 22:56:59 MDT NBA notes: Lakers acquire Carlos Boozer via amnesty bid http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58196253-77/season-russell-lakers-nba.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58196253-77/season-russell-lakers-nba.html.csp">NBA notes: Lakers acquire Carlos Boozer via amnesty bid</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T23:12:02.889-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A person with knowledge of the details says the Los Angeles Lakers have claimed Carlos Boozer after he was waived by the Chicago Bulls via the amnesty clause. According to NBA rules, teams with room under the salary cap had to bid at least $1.4 million, the amount of the minimum salary for veterans next season. The person, who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Thursday because there was no official announcement, did not say how much the Lakers bid. The amnesty clause allow...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581962532014-07-17T23:12:02.889-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T23:12:02.889-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58196253@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:12:02 MDT MLB notes: Segura returns to Brewers after death of son http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58196037-77/brewers-segura-son-death.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58196037-77/brewers-segura-son-death.html.csp">MLB notes: Segura returns to Brewers after death of son</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T23:12:02.973-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jean Segura has rejoined the Milwaukee Brewers for the start of a series against the Nationals after returning home following the death of his infant son. “He will be in Washington,” Brewers manager Ron Roenicke said. “We’ll sit down with him tomorrow and just make sure everything is good before we activate him.” Segura had gone back to the Dominican Republic after his 9-month-old son, Janniel, died. Roenicke said he had not expected the shortstop to return so soon. “He told me he felt like he n...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581960372014-07-17T23:12:02.973-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T23:12:02.973-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58196037@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:12:02 MDT Urban warfare feared in Ukraine fighting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58191703-68/ukraine-cities-donetsk-fight.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58191703-68/ukraine-cities-donetsk-fight.html.csp">Urban warfare feared in Ukraine fighting</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PETER LEONARD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T16:09:02.345-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 04:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kiev, Ukraine • Insurgents bade tearful farewells Wednesday as they loaded their families onto Russia-bound buses and began hunkering down for what could be the next phase in Ukraine’s conflict: bloody urban warfare. While the pro-Russian rebels in the east have lost much ground in recent weeks and were driven from their stronghold of Slovyansk, many have regrouped in Donetsk, an industrial city that had a population of 1 million before tens of thousands of civilians started fleeing for fear of ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581917032014-07-16T16:09:02.345-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-16T16:09:02.345-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58191300@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 14:33:02 MDT Typhoon kills 20 in Philippines, spares Manila http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58190349-68/manila-typhoon-philippines-rammasun.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58190349-68/manila-typhoon-philippines-rammasun.html.csp">Typhoon kills 20 in Philippines, spares Manila</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM GOMEZ and OLIVER TEVES</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T10:41:04.359-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 10:41AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Manila, Philippines • A typhoon blew out of the northern Philippines on Wednesday after causing at least 20 deaths, knocking out power in entire provinces, damaging two parked jetliners and forcing nearly half a million people to flee from its lethal wind and rains, officials said. The eye of Typhoon Rammasun made a late shift away from Manila, but its peak winds of 150 kilometers (93 miles) per hour and gusts up to 185 kph (115 mph) forced down trees and electric posts and ripped off roofs acro...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581903492014-07-16T10:41:04.359-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-16T10:41:04.359-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58190349@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 10:41:04 MDT France battles against bad restaurant food http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58190312-79/french-france-law-pre.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58190312-79/french-france-law-pre.html.csp">France battles against bad restaurant food</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LOUISE DEWAST</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T10:19:01.749-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 10:19AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Paris • Restaurant-goers in France will start seeing a funny little symbol on their menus this week: a skillet with a house on top, indicating your menu choice is made in-house. It’s part of a new law meant to battle against the surprising amount of factory-made, pre-packaged food in French restaurants, and celebrate the country’s culinary traditions. However, many in the industry say the law doesn’t go far enough, because it allows dishes made from frozen, pre-peeled or pre-cut products to coun...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581903122014-07-16T10:19:01.749-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-16T10:19:01.749-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58190312@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 10:19:01 MDT Talks resume as weekend N.Y. rail strike looms http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58190278-68/mta-sides-strike-island.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58190278-68/mta-sides-strike-island.html.csp">Talks resume as weekend N.Y. rail strike looms</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By FRANK ELTMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T16:18:22.949-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 04:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mineola, N.Y. • Negotiations aimed at avoiding a walkout at the nation’s largest commuter railroad resumed Wednesday after Gov. Andrew Cuomo prodded both sides to find an agreement that would keep 300,000 daily riders from being forced to find alternate ways of getting in and out of New York City. “We must do everything we can to prevent Long Islanders from being held hostage by a strike that would damage the regional economy and be highly disruptive for commuters,” Cuomo said in a statement Wed...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581902782014-07-16T16:18:22.949-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-16T16:18:22.949-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58190278@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:18:22 MDT Utah boy drowns in eastern Montana lake http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58190101-78/lake-utah-eastern-montana.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58190101-78/lake-utah-eastern-montana.html.csp">Utah boy drowns in eastern Montana lake</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T22:11:38.606-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 10:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Miles City, Mont. • Officials in eastern Montana have released the name of a 15-year-old Utah boy who drowned while trying to swim to an island in a small lake near Miles City. Custer County Sheriff Tony Harbaugh says Richard Smith of Trenton, Utah, drowned Monday afternoon at Spotted Eagle Lake. Miles City Fire Department Capt. Brandon Stevens tells the Miles City Star that the boy was swimming with a relative who was unable to rescue him. Officials searched for more than 40 minutes before loc...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581901012014-07-16T22:11:38.606-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-16T22:11:38.606-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58190101@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 22:11:38 MDT Brazil’s upside-down Cup: Bad on the field, good off http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58184157-77/cup-brazil-scolari-team.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58184157-77/cup-brazil-scolari-team.html.csp">Brazil’s upside-down Cup: Bad on the field, good off</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRADLEY BROOKS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T22:57:24.831-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 10:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rio de Janeiro • For Brazil, it was the upside-down World Cup. Brazilians lost at what they were certain they would win — soccer — and won where so many expected failure — organization. For years, the country’s government has endured grueling criticism from FIFA over severely delayed stadiums. Leaders rode out a wave of protests last year over billions spent on the tournament despite poor public services. Foreign tabloids warned fans of man-eating snakes and violence, while domestic newspapers g...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581841572014-07-14T22:57:24.831-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-14T22:57:24.831-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58184157@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 22:57:24 MDT