AWARDS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/AWARDS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Gallery: Sports stars turn out for ESPY Awards http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58192656-77/won-athlete-durant-champion.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58192656-77/won-athlete-durant-champion.html.csp">Gallery: Sports stars turn out for ESPY Awards</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Beth Harris</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T16:43:12.856-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 04:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Kevin Durant won two ESPY Awards, including male athlete of the year, and mixed martial arts star Ronda Rousey earned female athlete honors, becoming the first UFC fighter to claim a trophy in the biggest category at the show honoring the year’s best performances Wednesday night. Durant also won best NBA player, ending LeBron James’ two-year reign in both categories. “Everybody helped me out along the way,” the Oklahoma City Thunder star said. “My beautiful mom watching at home who...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581926562014-07-17T16:43:12.856-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T16:43:12.856-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58192656@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:43:12 MDT Monson: College football watch lists have become unwatchable http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58194742-77/watch-list-lists-awards.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58194742-77/watch-list-lists-awards.html.csp">Monson: College football watch lists have become unwatchable</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="2014-07-17T23:12:03.472-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">They started out as good things, as badges of honor, as notices of real recognition, as hallmarks of promise. And then, they became college football’s version of quack grass. Their roots spread. They got out of hand. They popped up in places they shouldn’t. And they choked out authentic anticipation for what might come next. Watch lists. They’re everywhere. They’re too many places. They’ve simultaneously broadened the parameters of where star players begin and where they end and they’ve cheapen...</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> 58194742@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:12:03 MDT USU players on award watch lists http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58183543-55/watch-list-award-college.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58183543-55/watch-list-award-college.html.csp">USU players on award watch lists</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="2014-07-15T17:06:31.673-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 05:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah State players continue to pepper the preseason award lists with linebackers Kyler Fackrell and Zach Vigil being named to the Rotary Lombardi Award watch list, it was announced on Monday. Fackrell, a 6-foot-5, 245-pound junior out of Mesa, Ariz., was named an honorable mention sophomore All-American by College Football News last year after he finished the season leading the team with 13 tackles for a loss and was second with five sacks. Fackrell is also on the watch list for the College Foo...</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> 58183543@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:06:31 MDT Review: Robin Thicke may win wife back with ‘Paula’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58143495-223/thicke-paula-blurred-lines.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58143495-223/thicke-paula-blurred-lines.html.csp">Review: Robin Thicke may win wife back with ‘Paula’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MESFIN FEKADU</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-09T17:22:02.32-06:00">Updated Jul 9, 2014 05:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It’s easy to fall in line with the crowd that believes Robin Thicke’s attempt to win back his wife by calling his new album “Paula” is desperate and ridiculous. In some ways it is. But if we’re judging strictly on the music — and not on the over-the-top, awkward and somewhat creepy public pleas by Thicke everywhere from the BET Awards to the Billboard Music Awards — Paula Patton might want to reconsider. The 14-track “Paula,” where Thicke spills his feelings, confesses his sins and insists he’s ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581434952014-07-09T17:22:02.32-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-09T17:22:02.32-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58143495@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17:22:02 MDT BYU's Taysom Hill, Jamaal Williams on Maxwell Award watch list http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58157064-65/list-award-byu-watch.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58157064-65/list-award-byu-watch.html.csp">BYU's Taysom Hill, Jamaal Williams on Maxwell Award watch list</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="2014-07-07T16:28:58.331-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 04:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Warning for those of you who can’t stand the hype: An array of those college football awards watch lists will come out this week. Actually, the deluge has already started as the Maxwell Award Watch List was released on Monday. A couple of BYU players — quarterback Taysom Hill and running back Jamaal Williams — are among the 76 players up for the award that goes to the College Player of the Year. It is one of 21 annual awards that has the blessing of the National College Football Awards Associati...</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> 58157064@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 16:28:58 MDT Editor column: Tribune earns three of Utah’s top five journalism awards http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58123088-78/awards-utah-tribune-award.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58123088-78/awards-utah-tribune-award.html.csp">Editor column: Tribune earns three of Utah’s top five journalism awards</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lisa Carricaburu</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-28T21:30:11.693-06:00">Updated Jun 28, 2014 09:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">“ Seek truth and report it.” So reads the first line of the Society of Professional Journalists’ Code of Ethics. “Journalists should be honest, fair and courageous in gathering, reporting and interpreting information,” the ethics code continues. It’s the standard against which journalists evaluate ourselves and our work. It’s therefore also the standard that the board of the Utah Headliners chapter of SPJ applied in selecting recipients of its top awards for 2013. Salt Lake Tribune reporters w...</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> 58123088@www.sltrib.com Sat, 28 Jun 2014 21:30:11 MDT Food briefs: Kolaches, churros, free ice cream and more http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58057395-223/free-kolaches-main-june.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58057395-223/free-kolaches-main-june.html.csp">Food briefs: Kolaches, churros, free ice cream and more</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-18T19:18:56.468-06:00">Updated Jun 18, 2014 07:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kolache Festival in Heber City Main Street Kolaches in Heber City will hold a party to celebrate the opening of its renovated drive-thru and the addition of a coffee and “dirty” drink (sodas mixed with flavorings) menu. Kolaches, which originated in the Czech Republic, are made with a sweet, yeasty egg dough and filled with sweet and savory ingredients. In October, sisters Sierra McCleve and Jessica Sonderegger opened Main Street Kolaches in a former frozen-yogurt shop on Heber City’s Main Stre...</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> 58057395@www.sltrib.com Wed, 18 Jun 2014 19:18:56 MDT Justices let stand $70M in awards to smokers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58046308-79/smokers-court-awards-justices.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58046308-79/smokers-court-awards-justices.html.csp">Justices let stand $70M in awards to smokers</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-09T13:13:59.772-06:00">Updated Jun 9, 2014 01:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The Supreme Court has turned away appeals from cigarette manufacturers of more than $70 million in court judgments to Florida smokers. The justices did not comment Monday in rejecting the companies’ complaints. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., Philip Morris USA Inc. and Lorillard Tobacco Co. wanted the court to review cases in which smokers won large damage awards without having to prove that the companies sold a defective and dangerous product or hid the risks of smoking. Those cases all...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580463082014-06-09T13:13:59.772-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-09T13:13:59.772-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58046308@www.sltrib.com Mon, 09 Jun 2014 13:13:59 MDT BYU students win Student Academy Award for animated short ‘Owned’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58045558-66/student-academy-award-awards.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58045558-66/student-academy-award-awards.html.csp">BYU students win Student Academy Award for animated short ‘Owned’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-11T10:39:15.896-06:00">Updated Jun 11, 2014 10:39AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The makers of “Owned” now own a Student Academy Award — and will be bringing it home to Brigham Young University. BYU students Daniel Clark and Wesley Tippetts received the Gold Medal for animation at a Student Academy Awards ceremony Saturday in Hollywood. The awards are one of the most prestigious honors available for a college filmmaker, and are bestowed by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the group that hands out the Oscars every year. The short centers on Jeff, a cocky video...</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> 58045558@www.sltrib.com Wed, 11 Jun 2014 10:39:15 MDT Editor column: Tribune staffers win awards, but they pursue stories, not status http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58036138-78/sltrib-tribune-utah-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58036138-78/sltrib-tribune-utah-com.html.csp">Editor column: Tribune staffers win awards, but they pursue stories, not status</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Terry Orme</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-07T19:54:11.107-06:00">Updated Jun 7, 2014 07:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Spring is contest season for journalists, and Salt Lake Tribune reporters, photographers, artists and editors have acquitted themselves well when stacked up against their peers throughout the country. Pat Bagley, our talented editorial cartoonist, was a Pulitzer Prize finalist. Our sports staff had an excellent showing in the Associated Press Sports Editors contest, with a first place for Kurt Kragthorpe’s series on life in minor-league baseball, and four top-10 awards for Sunday and daily sect...</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> 58036138@www.sltrib.com Sat, 07 Jun 2014 19:54:11 MDT This weekend on TV: Wolverine returns to host the Tonys http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/58036884-63/nbc-annual-game-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/58036884-63/nbc-annual-game-salt.html.csp">This weekend on TV: Wolverine returns to host the Tonys</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="2014-06-06T13:33:02.112-06:00">Updated Jun 6, 2014 01:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The 68th Annual Tony Awards (7 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2) is, of course, an awards show. But it's also a chance for those of us who can't get to New York to see a bit of Broadway's best.Hugh Jackman returns as the host of this event, which is tape-delayed in this time zone.Friday on TV ...Brian Williams D-Day Special (7 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): Williams talks to WWII veterans on the 70th anniversary of D-Day.Continuum (8 p.m., Syfy): Alec crosses the Rubicon to protect his legacy.Crossbones (9 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): ...</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> 58036884@www.sltrib.com Fri, 06 Jun 2014 13:33:02 MDT Television Critics Association announces nominees: 'Breaking Bad,' 'Game of Thrones,' 'The Good Wife,' 'Orange is the New Black,' 'True Detective' up for Program of the Year http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/57994345-63/.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/57994345-63/.html.csp">Television Critics Association announces nominees: 'Breaking Bad,' 'Game of Thrones,' 'The Good Wife,' 'Orange is the New Black,' 'True Detective' up for Program of the Year</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="2014-05-27T15:50:35.446-06:00">Updated May 27, 2014 03:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Given that yours truly is quoted in the following release, I'm just going to post it without further comment. THE TELEVISION CRITICS ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES 2014 TCA AWARD NOMINEESAS IT CELEBRATES 30 YEARS OF THE PRESTIGIOUS AWARDS PROGRAM ‘Breaking Bad’ Defends its Title as Program of the Year Against Juggernauts ‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘Orange is the New Black,’ ‘True Detective,’ and ‘The Good Wife’The 30th Annual TCA Awards will be presented on Saturday, July 19, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel; Celebr...</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> 57994345@www.sltrib.com Tue, 27 May 2014 15:50:35 MDT