BUSINESS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BUSINESS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) RPM agrees to $798M deal on asbestos claims http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58232888-79/rpm-asbestos-claims-deal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58232888-79/rpm-asbestos-claims-deal.html.csp">RPM agrees to $798M deal on asbestos claims</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T10:45:02.083-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 10:45AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Medina, Ohio • RPM International plans to spend nearly $800 million as part of a preliminary deal to fund a trust that resolves asbestos personal injury claims tied to a business owned by its Specialty Products Holding Corp. The Medina, Ohio, company said Monday the agreement still needs the approval of the claimants as well as the U.S. Bankruptcy Court. RPM will start funding the trust for current and future claimants with a $450 million cash payment and then make additional payments over the n...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582328882014-07-28T10:45:02.083-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T10:45:02.083-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58232888@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:45:02 MDT Zillow buying Trulia to create real estate titan http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58232648-79/zillow-trulia-estate-real.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58232648-79/zillow-trulia-estate-real.html.csp">Zillow buying Trulia to create real estate titan</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MAE ANDERSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T12:48:15.205-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 12:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Real estate website operator Zillow is buying rival Trulia in a $3.5 billion deal that would make the biggest player in the online real estate market. Zillow would also become the king of real estate listings available on smartphones. “It’s a very sound business move by Zillow. They wiped out their closest competitor,” said Benchmark analyst Daniel Kurnos. According to Benchmark estimates Zillow and Trulia are No. 1 and 2 in the online real estate market, followed by No. 3 Move Inc. I...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582326482014-07-28T12:48:15.205-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T12:48:15.205-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58232648@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:48:15 MDT Incubator farms nurture agriculture entrepreneurs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227199-68/farmers-incubator-farm-farms.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227199-68/farmers-incubator-farm-farms.html.csp">Incubator farms nurture agriculture entrepreneurs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARY ESCH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T11:34:02.411-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 11:34AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ithaca, N.Y. • A physicist from Armenia, a juice-maker from Bermuda and a Burmese sushi chef are crafting new careers in agriculture under a program that applies the business incubator model to farming. The Groundswell Center for Local Food and Farming is one of dozens of incubator farms springing up around the country to nurture the next generation of agricultural entrepreneurs. The projects help would-be farmers get started by providing a plot of land, shared equipment, mentoring on business p...</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> 58227199@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 11:34:02 MDT German business confidence drops as risks mount http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58224757-79/percent-business-german-quarter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58224757-79/percent-business-german-quarter.html.csp">German business confidence drops as risks mount</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Stefan Riecher</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T15:02:18.074-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 03:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Frankfurt, Germany • German business confidence dropped more than economists predicted to the lowest level since October as weaker growth and escalating tensions in Ukraine weigh on the outlook for Europe’s largest economy. The Ifo institute’s business climate index, based on a survey of 7,000 executives, fell to 108 from 109.7 in June, marking the third straight monthly decline. Economists predicted a reading of 109.4, according to the median of 35 estimates in a Bloomberg News survey. Today’s ...</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> 58224757@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:02:18 MDT Century-old tile business being auctioned off http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58224333-79/tile-assets-auction-auctioned.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58224333-79/tile-assets-auction-auctioned.html.csp">Century-old tile business being auctioned off</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T13:15:02.287-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 01:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An auction will be held Tuesday to sell off the assets of Caffall Tile & Marble, a South Salt Lake company in existence of 103 years. Erkelens & Olson Auctioneers will conduct the 10 a.m. auction at the company’s offices, 3650 S. 300 West. Items include trucks, forklifts, saws, pieces of granite, marble and tile, tools and office equipment. Assets will be available for review from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday at Caffall Tile. Photographs and terms of the sale are available at www.salesandauction.com...</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> 58224333@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:15:02 MDT Initial public offerings scheduled to debut next week http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58224266-79/business-managed-million-priced.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58224266-79/business-managed-million-priced.html.csp">Initial public offerings scheduled to debut next week</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T12:25:01.506-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 12:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The following is a list of initial public offerings planned for the week of July 28: Angion Biomedica Corp. - Uniondale, N.Y., 2.7 million shares, priced $10 to $12, managed by Aegis Capital. Proposed Nasdaq Capital Market symbol ANGN. Business: Developing therapies for injured organs that trigger the body’s natural regeneration. Auris Medical Holding AG - Zug, Switzerland, 6.9 million common shares, priced $10 to $12, managed by Jefferies, and Leerink Partners. Proposed Nasdaq symbol...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582242662014-07-25T12:25:01.506-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-25T12:25:01.506-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58224266@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:25:01 MDT Fair Trade brings big sales and a clear conscience http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58215636-79/trade-fair-says-products.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58215636-79/trade-fair-says-products.html.csp">Fair Trade brings big sales and a clear conscience</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOYCE M. ROSENBERG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T11:23:02.282-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 11:23AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Brooklyn Roasting Co. has a booming business based on helping people thousands of miles away. Ninety percent of the coffee the New York-based company sells is Fair Trade — certified as produced by people who are treated and paid well. Being socially responsible pays off for Brooklyn Roasting, which sells to restaurants, food stores and the public through its website. Sales of its Fair Trade coffee, which comes from Mexico, Peru, Indonesia and Ethiopia, have soared from $900,000 in 201...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582156362014-07-23T11:23:02.282-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-23T11:23:02.282-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58215636@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:23:02 MDT Report: Women business owners face gender gap http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58214993-79/women-business-owned-businesses.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58214993-79/women-business-owned-businesses.html.csp">Report: Women business owners face gender gap</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOYCE M. ROSENBERG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T08:44:02.553-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 08:44AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Women who own small business are still far behind their male counterparts when it comes to getting loans and government contracts, a congressional report said Wednesday. The report by Democratic staffers of the Senate Small Business & Entrepreneurship Committee found that while businesses owned by women account for 30 percent of small companies, they receive only 4.4 percent of the total dollars in conventional small-business loans. That amounts to $1 for every $23 loaned. In terms of...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582149932014-07-23T08:44:02.553-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-23T08:44:02.553-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58214993@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:44:02 MDT Nearing retirement, Jeter eyes business prospects http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58210510-79/jeter-yankees-business-attention.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58210510-79/jeter-yankees-business-attention.html.csp">Nearing retirement, Jeter eyes business prospects</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RONALD BLUM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T20:23:01.565-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 08:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Pedestrians craned their necks as Derek Jeter stood in front of a food truck parked across the street from Central Park. As the New York Yankees captain winds down his baseball life, part of his attention already is turning to his future business career. He announced the launch of Jeter Publishing, a partnership with Simon & Schuster, last November and became a partner and brand development officer of Luvo, a food company encouraging healthy nutrition that also struck an agreement wit...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582105102014-07-22T20:23:01.565-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T20:23:01.565-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58210510@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:23:01 MDT Herbalife’s stock soars after attack by investor http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58212383-79/herbalife-ackman-company-stock.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58212383-79/herbalife-ackman-company-stock.html.csp">Herbalife’s stock soars after attack by investor</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEN SWEET</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T20:02:02.304-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 08:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Activist investor Bill Ackman once again denounced weight loss and nutritional supplements company Herbalife as a pyramid scheme, but Wall Street shrugged off his criticism and sent the company’s stock soaring 25 percent Tuesday. In a three-hour presentation in New York, Ackman’s focused on Herbalife’s “nutrition clubs,” private settings where Herbalife distributors sell the company’s products — such as weight-loss shakes — and recruit new members. Ackman laid out a case that because ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582123832014-07-22T20:02:02.304-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T20:02:02.304-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58212383@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:02:02 MDT Judge sets hearing in clash over Tribune-Deseret News deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207754-78/tribune-news-digital-joa.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207754-78/tribune-news-digital-joa.html.csp">Judge sets hearing in clash over Tribune-Deseret News deal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TONY SEMERAD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T20:15:32.226-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 08:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A federal judge will hear arguments in September on whether supporters of The Salt Lake Tribune have a legal basis for suing to halt a revised business arrangement between Utah’s two largest newspapers. On Monday, U.S. District Court Judge Clark Waddoups set a Sept. 8 hearing in the high-profile case to address, in part, whether a group of former Tribune employees has standing to challenge the amended operating agreement between The Tribune and its rival, the LDS Church-owned Deseret News. 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> 58207754@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:15:32 MDT Ackman says he can prove Herbalife is a ‘fraud’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58207739-79/herbalife-ackman-company-percent.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58207739-79/herbalife-ackman-company-percent.html.csp">Ackman says he can prove Herbalife is a ‘fraud’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T17:56:01.87-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 05:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Hedge fund manager Bill Ackman said he will hold a presentation Tuesday that will prove nutrition company Herbalife is a “fraud.” The announcement sent shares of Herbalife down more than 11 percent in trading Monday. Ackman, the head of Pershing Square Capital Management, has been battling Herbalife since 2012, saying that the company is a “pyramid scheme.” He alleges that the direct seller makes most of its money from recruiting new salespeople rather than selling its supplements and...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582077392014-07-21T17:56:01.87-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-21T17:56:01.87-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58207739@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:56:01 MDT Migration spotlights Mexican ‘coyote’ smugglers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58206230-68/border-business-mexican-smugglers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58206230-68/border-business-mexican-smugglers.html.csp">Migration spotlights Mexican ‘coyote’ smugglers</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By E. EDUARDO CASTILLO and CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T08:55:02.024-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 08:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tecun Uman, Guatemala • The man-in-the-know nursed a late-morning beer at a bar near the Suchiate River that separates Guatemala from Mexico, and answered a question about his human smuggling business with a question: “Do you think a coyote is going to say he’s a coyote?” Dressed as a migrant in shorts and sandals but speaking like an entrepreneur, he then described shipments of tens of thousands of dollars in human cargo from the slums of Honduras and highlands of Guatemala to cities across the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582062302014-07-21T08:55:02.024-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-21T08:55:02.024-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58206230@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 08:55:02 MDT Kentucky town opens filling station to the public http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58201223-68/gas-somerset-station-prices.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58201223-68/gas-somerset-station-prices.html.csp">Kentucky town opens filling station to the public</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRUCE SCHREINER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T11:22:01.817-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 11:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Somerset, Ky. • Somerset’s city hall ventured into the retail gas business Saturday, opening a municipal-run filling station that supporters call a benefit for motorists and critics denounce as a taxpayer-supported swipe at the free market. The Somerset Fuel Center opened to the public selling regular unleaded gas for $3.36 a gallon, a bit lower than some nearby competitors. In the first three hours, about 75 customers fueled up at the no-frills stations, where there are no snacks, no repairs an...</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> 58201223@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 11:22:01 MDT Novartis cites momentum in 3 percent profit rise http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58194141-79/billion-company-novartis-business.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58194141-79/billion-company-novartis-business.html.csp">Novartis cites momentum in 3 percent profit rise</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN HEILPRIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T09:07:01.729-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 09:07AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Geneva • Swiss pharmaceutical company Novartis AG posted a 3 percent rise in second-quarter profits Thursday, reflecting what it described as solid growth and an increased focus on core products. Profits during the April-June quarter rose to $3.28 billion, up from $3.18 billion in the same quarter of 2013, helped by “strong innovation momentum” and rising sales in some of its household brands, the Basel-based company reported. Earlier this year, the company launched a major overhaul of its busin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581941412014-07-17T09:07:01.729-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T09:07:01.729-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58194141@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:07:01 MDT Dionne: Democrats try to be pro-business populists http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58193681-82/business-democrats-government-party.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58193681-82/business-democrats-government-party.html.csp">Dionne: Democrats try to be pro-business populists</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By E.J. Dionne</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T07:07:55.664-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 07:07AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON • Here’s the thing to watch in this year’s campaign: Democrats are trying to be populists and pro-business moderates at the same time. The tea party’s success in transforming the Republican Party is making this two-step possible as conservatism’s increasingly ferocious opposition to government creates points of friction with both business and middle-class constituencies. On the one hand: Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., traveled to West Virginia on Monday to lift her party’s underdog S...</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> 58193681@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 07:07:55 MDT South Salt Lake approves limits on compost storage http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58191843-78/diamond-tree-business-compost.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58191843-78/diamond-tree-business-compost.html.csp">South Salt Lake approves limits on compost storage</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pamela manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T22:45:00.939-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 10:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">South Salt Lake • A week after firefighters battled two blazes at a mulch plant, the City Council on Wednesday unanimously approved an ordinance that limits the outdoor storage of wood chips and associated materials. The council voted 5-0 for the new requirements, which apply to all businesses in South Salt Lake that store more than 3,600 cubic feet of wood chips or compost at any one time. Under the ordinance, a business can store no more than 510,000 cubic feet of combustible waste material a...</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> 58191843@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 22:45:00 MDT Car crashes into American Fork beauty shop http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58191040-78/american-business-car-crash.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58191040-78/american-business-car-crash.html.csp">Car crashes into American Fork beauty shop</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T16:41:22.347-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 04:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Public safety dispatchers confirmed that a car crashed through the front glass doors of an American Fork business early Wednesday afternoon. There was no immediate word of serious injuries to either the driver or staff and customers inside the Beautylicious Salon & Supply store at 648 East State Road from the crash, which was reported at 12:12 p.m. The cause of the crash, which left the sedan halfway into the business, was under investigation, but no further details were readily available. 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> 58191040@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:41:22 MDT Dollars for Obama library roll in from NY, Chicago http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58186676-68/obama-library-chicago-foundation.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58186676-68/obama-library-chicago-foundation.html.csp">Dollars for Obama library roll in from NY, Chicago</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH LEDERMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T11:12:01.865-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 11:12AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The first major donations to President Barack Obama’s presidential library are rolling in from New York and Chicago, two cities that are competing vigorously to host the future library. Since launching in February, the Barack Obama Foundation has raised at least $850,000 from four major donors, the group said Tuesday. The foundation is voluntarily disclosing donations of more than $200, but only in broad dollar ranges. The nonprofit declined to say how much it has raised in total. T...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581866762014-07-15T11:12:01.865-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-15T11:12:01.865-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58186676@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 11:12:01 MDT Editorial: South Salt Lake must get serious about fire hazard http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58183443-82/business-diamond-lake-pile.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58183443-82/business-diamond-lake-pile.html.csp">Editorial: South Salt Lake must get serious about fire hazard</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T11:25:12.698-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 11:25AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">What could be more natural, more environmentally friendly, than a compost pile? Little in the way of toxins. Nothing radioactive. An intelligent and sustainable path to reusing old trees, yard waste and the like by recycling them into useful mulch and fertilizer. Tell that to the exhausted firefighters from the South Salt Lake Fire Department. And the many colleagues from 10 other brigades who answered the call at the Diamond Tree Experts’ Green Waste Disposal site twice in the past two weeks. ...</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> 58183443@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 11:25:12 MDT