BROTHERS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BROTHERS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) MLB: NL capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57822360-77/innings-runs-hit-homers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57822360-77/innings-runs-hit-homers.html.csp">MLB: NL capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T16:00:35.731-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 04:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">CARDINALS 4, BREWERS 0 MILWAUKEE • The Milwaukee Brewers’ nine-game winning streak was snapped Monday night when Lance Lynn struck out 11 in seven innings and Jon Jay hit a three-run homer for the St. Louis Cardinals in a 4-0 victory. Lynn allowed three hits over seven innings before Carlos Martinez finished off the surprising Brewers, who still have the majors’ best record at 10-3. Lynn (3-0) frustrated hitters by mixing a fastball that topped 95 mph with a slider. Jhonny Peralta hit a solo sho...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578223602014-04-16T16:00:35.731-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-16T16:00:35.731-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57822360@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:00:35 MDT Letter: Soros is a big donor, but he gives to good causes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57797036-82/soros-brothers-koch-public.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57797036-82/soros-brothers-koch-public.html.csp">Letter: Soros is a big donor, but he gives to good causes</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T01:01:03.445-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I agree with Mike McManus’ point (Dems have billionaire donors, Forum, April 7) that George Soros has “out-donated” the Koch brothers, but there is a marked difference. Mr. Soros has given away over $8 billion to causes related to human rights, public health and education, not to promote his business interest like the Koch brothers have done. One acts for the better good, the other to enrich themselves at the expense of the public good. Ray Whelan Salt Lake City</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> 57797036@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 01:01:03 MDT Letter: Democrats have billionaire donors, too http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57785708-82/cartoon-bagley-soros-wing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57785708-82/cartoon-bagley-soros-wing.html.csp">Letter: Democrats have billionaire donors, too</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T12:39:17.453-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 12:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The recent cartoon by Pat Bagley shows his consistent (insistent?) liberal bias (“Blessed are the billionaires,” April 2). While it is true that the Koch brothers and Sheldon Adelson are significant contributors to Republican/right-wing causes, the cartoon has no caricature of George Soros. Mr. Soros has contributed significantly more to Democratic/left-wing causes. In fact, Soros has contributed more than the Koch brothers and Sheldon Adelson combined. As a Tribune subscriber for over 33 yea...</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> 57785708@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 12:39:17 MDT Parker: Democrats demonize the Kochs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57786024-82/kochs-limbaugh-american-democrats.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57786024-82/kochs-limbaugh-american-democrats.html.csp">Parker: Democrats demonize the Kochs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathleen Parker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T11:29:02.104-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 11:29AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rush Limbaugh can relax. The popular “demon of the right” has been replaced at least through the midterms by the Koch brothers, Charles and David. Who? Exactly. Though cable and online news junkies know the names, the vast majority of Americans probably have no idea who the Kochs are. They’re about to find out. For the uninitiated, the brothers are libertarian billionaires whose vast industries in petroleum, asphalt, natural gas liquids, coal and ethanol employ 60,000 people. More to the point, ...</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> 57786024@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 11:29:02 MDT Mystery surrounds death of twin brothers in home http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57785614-68/brothers-maffett-neighbors-johnsons.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57785614-68/brothers-maffett-neighbors-johnsons.html.csp">Mystery surrounds death of twin brothers in home</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ADRIAN SAINZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T16:20:16.818-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 04:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Chattanooga, Tenn. • Strange, sad and macabre, the discovery of the skeletal remains of twin brothers Andrew and Anthony Johnson has mystified neighbors and others in Chattanooga and beyond. Each man was found seated in an easy chair inside the modest home they shared for decades, and where they apparently died together about three years ago, with no obvious signs of foul play. Even while they were alive, though, the 63-year-old twins were something of a mystery to their neighbors, who occasiona...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577856142014-04-07T16:20:16.818-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-07T16:20:16.818-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57785614@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 16:20:16 MDT St. Regis summer concerts include Bacon Brothers, Dierks Bentley, Vince Gill http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57775441-66/seating-http-tickets-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57775441-66/seating-http-tickets-com.html.csp">St. Regis summer concerts include Bacon Brothers, Dierks Bentley, Vince Gill</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="2014-04-04T14:55:02.922-06:00">Updated Apr 4, 2014 02:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The summer nights in Park City will be filled with country, rock and folk. The Park City Institute this week announced the line-up for the 11th annual St. Regis Big Stars, Bright Nights concert series — 10 shows at the Deer Valley Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheatre. Here’s the line-up: June 28: The Bacon Brothers • Actor Kevin Bacon and his composer brother Michael perform rock tunes and country-folk ballads. (Tickets are $40 for lawn seating; $55 and $75 reserved seating.) July 6: The Punch Brothe...</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> 57775441@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Apr 2014 14:55:02 MDT Letter: Once again, Vietnam vets are ignored http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57753238-82/vietnam-apparently-armed-arms.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57753238-82/vietnam-apparently-armed-arms.html.csp">Letter: Once again, Vietnam vets are ignored</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-01T14:23:11.912-06:00">Updated Apr 1, 2014 02:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Imagine my non-surprise when in Sunday’s Tribune there was absolutely no mention of any kind about the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War. Please note that I did not say “conflict.” Apparently nothing has changed in the public eye about the veterans of Vietnam and their great open-armed welcome home and appreciation of the sacrifices they gave during this terrible time in our nation’s history. It apparently was much more important and noteworthy to mention the colorful chalk-throwing in Utah...</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> 57753238@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Apr 2014 14:23:11 MDT Utah State football: Rashard Stewart fought his way to top http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57740690-77/stewart-brothers-football-guys.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57740690-77/stewart-brothers-football-guys.html.csp">Utah State football: Rashard Stewart fought his way to top</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="2014-03-28T00:11:11.636-06:00">Updated Mar 28, 2014 12:11AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • Typically, a football depth chart is a two-way street: You move up, or you move down. Rashard Stewart took a much more circuitous route. To see his name at the top of the cornerbacks is not to appreciate his odyssey to get there. Utah State’s senior defensive back came in with an ambiguously defined role, flipped positions once or twice and had a few injuries block his path. Since ascending to the top of the corners this year, coaches have seen how hard he’s willing to work to stay there...</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> 57740690@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Mar 2014 00:11:11 MDT NCAA: Millers the first brothers in Sweet 16 together http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57738346-77/sean-archie-sweet-coach.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57738346-77/sean-archie-sweet-coach.html.csp">NCAA: Millers the first brothers in Sweet 16 together</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="2014-03-28T17:29:39.739-06:00">Updated Mar 28, 2014 05:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Archie Miller has spent much of his life in his older brother’s shadow: As a kid in western Pennsylvania, as a player in the college ranks, later as an assistant on Sean’s staff at Arizona. So when an interviewer accidentally called Archie by his brother’s name on national television, there was a long awkward silence. To be fair, some of it was the delay on the satellite feed between questions. Still, it seemed to catch Archie off guard. A few days later, as he was doing interviews before Dayton...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577383462014-03-28T17:29:39.739-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-28T17:29:39.739-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57738346@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Mar 2014 17:29:39 MDT Lowry: The un-American anti-Koch campaign http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57682101-82/koch-reid-american-brothers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57682101-82/koch-reid-american-brothers.html.csp">Lowry: The un-American anti-Koch campaign</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Rich Lowry</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The National Review</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-14T11:16:02.65-06:00">Updated Mar 14, 2014 11:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has high standards for American-ness. That’s why it carried such weight when he described the Koch brothers in a speech on the Senate floor as “about as un-American as anyone that I can imagine.” Coming from anyone lacking Reid’s powers of patriotic discernment, this would have been shameful hyperbole. From Reid, it was a peerless act of taxonomy. What immediately had him so exercised was anti-Obamacare ads funded by the Koch brothers, but surely other potential...</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> 57682101@www.sltrib.com Fri, 14 Mar 2014 11:16:02 MDT Collins: The American Oligarchs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57640934-82/koch-oligarchs-political-billionaire.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57640934-82/koch-oligarchs-political-billionaire.html.csp">Collins: The American Oligarchs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GAIL COLLINS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The New York Times</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-06T06:27:02.283-06:00">Updated Mar 6, 2014 06:27AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Koch brothers are in the news more than Justin Bieber. This week, the billionaire siblings from Kansas made the top 10 in Forbes’ list of wealthiest people on the planet. In fact, if you lump Charles and David Koch together, they’re No. 1. Meanwhile, in the Senate, Majority Leader Harry Reid embarked on a rampage of anti-Koch speeches, denouncing the brothers as cancer-causing polluters who pour unlimited money into conservative political campaigns in an “un-American” attempt to subvert demo...</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> 57640934@www.sltrib.com Thu, 06 Mar 2014 06:27:02 MDT TV review: Watching ‘Mind Games’ is exhausting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/57598170-63/games-mind-clark-manipulate.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/57598170-63/games-mind-clark-manipulate.html.csp">TV review: Watching ‘Mind Games’ is exhausting</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="2014-02-25T16:40:19.806-06:00">Updated Feb 25, 2014 04:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The new ABC series “Mind Games” (Tuesday, 9 p.m., Ch. 4) is an attempt to take the procedural drama and add a twist. Creator/executive producer Kevin Killen, who past projects (“Lone Star,” “Awake”) quickly failed, is successful at adding the twist. But the show he’s come up with is utterly exhausting to watch. “Mind Games” centers on brother Ross (Christian Slater) and Clark (Steve Zahn), who are struggling to launch a new business. A business so new it’s difficult to explain. Basically, the br...</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> 57598170@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Feb 2014 16:40:19 MDT Court approves $767M settlement between Lehman Brothers, Freddie Mac http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57568476-79/lehman-freddie-mac-court.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57568476-79/lehman-freddie-mac-court.html.csp">Court approves $767M settlement between Lehman Brothers, Freddie Mac</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-19T12:10:02.855-06:00">Updated Feb 19, 2014 12:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge has approved Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc.’s $767 million settlement with Freddie Mac — an agreement that releases hundreds of millions of dollars to return to the failed investment bank’s creditors. Freddie Mac was seeking a claim over $1.2 billion in loans that it made to Lehman before its collapse. Lehman’s bankruptcy in 2008 was the biggest in U.S. history and helped set off the financial crisis. As part of the agreement announced Wednesday, Freddie Mac will han...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-575684762014-02-19T12:10:02.855-06:00" id="#license-2014-02-19T12:10:02.855-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57568476@www.sltrib.com Wed, 19 Feb 2014 12:10:02 MDT Parker: Republicans make peace with themselves http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57567439-82/party-republicans-democrats-gop.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57567439-82/party-republicans-democrats-gop.html.csp">Parker: Republicans make peace with themselves</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathleen Parker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-19T09:09:01.56-06:00">Updated Feb 19, 2014 09:09AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Republicans have excelled at concealing their brilliance in recent years, and Democrats have exalted in their own good fortune. Whether discussing women’s reproductive systems or offering up unelectable candidates — “I am not a witch” might have been a tipoff — Republicans couldn’t stop handing gifts to their opponents. As for tactics, a GOP Trojan horse is ... a horse. And an Orca project is a whale-fishing expedition. Meanwhile, Democrats successfully labeled the GOP as the “party of no,” assi...</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> 57567439@www.sltrib.com Wed, 19 Feb 2014 09:09:01 MDT Brooks: The Prodigal Son has lessons for today http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57561862-82/younger-brother-society-son.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57561862-82/younger-brother-society-son.html.csp">Brooks: The Prodigal Son has lessons for today</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID BROOKS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The New York Times</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-18T09:53:01.669-06:00">Updated Feb 18, 2014 09:53AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">We take as our text today the parable of the prodigal sons. As I hope you know, the story is about a father with two sons. The younger son took his share of the inheritance early and blew it on prostitutes and riotous living. When the money was gone, he returned home. His father ran out and embraced him. The delighted father offered the boy his finest robe and threw a feast in his honor. The older son, the responsible one, was appalled. He stood outside the feast, crying in effect, “Look! All th...</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> 57561862@www.sltrib.com Tue, 18 Feb 2014 09:53:01 MDT