ATHLETES - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ATHLETES News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Illinois city marks birthday with 200-foot bratwurst http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58441678-68/bratwurst-200-belleville-foot.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58441678-68/bratwurst-200-belleville-foot.html.csp">Illinois city marks birthday with 200-foot bratwurst</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-22T09:57:20.396-06:00">Updated Sep 22, 2014 09:57AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Belleville, Ill. • Residents in the southwest Illinois city of Belleville celebrated its 200th birthday with a 200-foot bratwurst, complete with a 200-foot bun. Larry Schubert and his team from Schubert’s Packing Co. in Millstadt used about 120 pounds of meat to make the brat, which volunteers grilled Sunday, the final day of the city’s bicentennial celebration, the Belleville News-Democrat reported (http://bit.ly/1po9SwO ). A few days earlier, a saloon hosted a half-size practice run for grilli...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584416782014-09-22T09:57:20.396-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-22T09:57:20.396-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58441678@www.sltrib.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 09:57:20 MDT Monson: It’s a rough time for anybody who loves sports http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58424293-77/sports-athletes-monson-games.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58424293-77/sports-athletes-monson-games.html.csp">Monson: It’s a rough time for anybody who loves sports</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Gordon Monson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T23:15:17.099-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 11:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">“I always turn to the sports section first. The sports section records people’s accomplishments; the front page, nothing but man’s failures.” It was former Supreme Court Justice Earl Warren who spoke those words in 1968. Were he alive today, he couldn’t speak them now. Whatever line used to separate sports from news, accomplishments from failures, has been crossed over enough to erase it. There is no line, not anymore. The other day, I read through the listings on The Salt Lake Tribune’s on...</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> 58424293@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:15:17 MDT Denver Post: Courts, not bosses, should fight domestic abuse http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58406573-82/violence-domestic-nfl-players.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58406573-82/violence-domestic-nfl-players.html.csp">Denver Post: Courts, not bosses, should fight domestic abuse</a></h4>