CAROLINA - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CAROLINA News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NFL: Panthers 24, Lions 7 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58413083-77/panthers-newton-carolina-lions.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58413083-77/panthers-newton-carolina-lions.html.csp">NFL: Panthers 24, Lions 7</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE REED</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T16:15:31.931-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 04:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Charlotte, N.C. • Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers are back atop the NFC South. Newton made a successful return from a rib injury that sidelined him the first week, throwing for 281 yards and a touchdown in the Panthers’ 24-7 victory over the Detroit Lions on Sunday. He completed 22 of 34 and overcame four sacks. Carolina started 2-0 for the first time since 2008 and took over sole possession of first place in the division after Atlanta lost to Cincinnati. Trailing 7-6 in the third quarter, ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584130832014-09-17T16:15:31.931-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-17T16:15:31.931-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58413083@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:15:31 MDT Oklahoma QB Knight returns to spotlight http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58408001-77/carolina-yards-espn-oklahoma.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58408001-77/carolina-yards-espn-oklahoma.html.csp">Oklahoma QB Knight returns to spotlight</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T23:22:01.744-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 11:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Norman, Okla. • Trevor Knight will return to the big stage with a chance to show he’s more than a one-hit wonder. Oklahoma’s sophomore quarterback, best known for his MVP performance in the Sugar Bowl win over Alabama, will face a Southeastern Conference team again Saturday when the fourth-ranked Sooners host Tennessee in a game on national TV. It will be his first real test since ripping Alabama for 348 yards and four touchdowns in January. “It’s a big one,” he said. “We’ve had this circled for...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584080012014-09-12T23:22:01.744-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-12T23:22:01.744-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58408001@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 23:22:01 MDT Lawyer: South Carolina dad tied to his 5 kids’ deaths had mental issues http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58406329-68/jones-mental-says-court.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58406329-68/jones-mental-says-court.html.csp">Lawyer: South Carolina dad tied to his 5 kids’ deaths had mental issues</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JEFFREY COLLINS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T09:15:01.748-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 09:15AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lexington, S.C. • Lawyers for the man who police say killed his five children has been treated for mental health issues in the past, and he has waived his first court appearance in South Carolina. Attorney Aimee Zmroczek wouldn’t elaborate on the mental health problems of 32-year-old Timothy Ray Jones Jr. She says lawyers want him evaluated as soon as possible. In court documents, Jones says appearing in court Friday would have undermined his ability to receive a fair trial and potentially taint...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584063292014-09-12T09:15:01.748-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-12T09:15:01.748-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58406329@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:15:01 MDT South Carolina dad accused in deaths of his 5 kids was ex-con http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58402483-68/jones-illinois-arrested-spree.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58402483-68/jones-illinois-arrested-spree.html.csp">South Carolina dad accused in deaths of his 5 kids was ex-con</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN O’CONNOR and EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T11:28:07.21-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 11:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Springfield, Ill. • The South Carolina man accused of killing his five children and dumping their bodies in Alabama was an ex-convict who went on a crime spree more than a decade ago in Illinois, prison documents and a family member confirmed Thursday. Timothy Jones, now 32, was arrested on a cocaine possession charge March 30, 2001, in Carpentersville, Illinois. Six months later, he was arrested for a crime spree that included stealing a car, burglary and passing forged checks, according to Mic...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584024832014-09-11T11:28:07.21-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-11T11:28:07.21-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58402483@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 11:28:07 MDT NFL notes: Two more players face domestic violence issues http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58399681-77/nfl-hardy-league-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58399681-77/nfl-hardy-league-season.html.csp">NFL notes: Two more players face domestic violence issues</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T22:32:58.351-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 10:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Charlotte, N.C. • Carolina Panthers Pro Bowl defensive end Greg Hardy has been convicted on two counts of domestic violence and is still playing. Ray McDonald of the San Francisco 49ers also remains active while he is being investigated for abuse allegations. The Panthers and 49ers both say they are following the NFL’s lead, waiting for the legal process to run its course. Neither team has provided details of its investigations. The cases have similarities to that of Ray Rice, who was released ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583996812014-09-10T22:32:58.351-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-10T22:32:58.351-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58399681@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:32:58 MDT Charges expected against S. Carolina father of 5 dead children http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58397611-68/jones-carolina-south-hyder.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58397611-68/jones-carolina-south-hyder.html.csp">Charges expected against S. Carolina father of 5 dead children</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JAY REEVES and BRYNN ANDERSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T12:46:53.927-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 12:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Camden, Ala. • Authorities expect to charge a South Carolina man in connection with the deaths of his five children after he led officials to a secluded clearing in Alabama where their bodies lay wrapped in individual garbage bags. Timothy Ray Jones Jr. has been charged with child neglect and police expect to lodge additional charges against him, the Lexington County, South Carolina, Sheriff’s Department said. Jones, 32, is awaiting extradition to South Carolina from Mississippi, where he has be...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583976112014-09-10T12:46:53.927-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-10T12:46:53.927-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58397611@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 12:46:53 MDT Top 25 football preview: No. 3 Oregon ready for No. 7 Michigan State http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58379923-77/michigan-espn-stanford-games.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58379923-77/michigan-espn-stanford-games.html.csp">Top 25 football preview: No. 3 Oregon ready for No. 7 Michigan State</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated PRess</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T23:22:34.351-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 11:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">No. 7 Michigan State at No. 3 Oregon (4:30 p.m., Ch. 13) • Oregon is known for its nimble spread offense, while Michigan State is known for its stout 4-3 defense. But it’s not as simple as offense versus defense between the Ducks and the Spartans, who meet Saturday afternoon in Eugene. Both teams have become known as innovators on opposite sides of the ball. For Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio, there’s truth in the old cliche: Defense wins championships. It certainly worked last season when t...</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> 58379923@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 23:22:34 MDT AP Poll: Texas A&M jumps, FSU, ‘Bama lose some support http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58364970-77/1-0-texas-alabama-florida.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58364970-77/1-0-texas-alabama-florida.html.csp">AP Poll: Texas A&M jumps, FSU, ‘Bama lose some support</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T23:31:08.114-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 11:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Texas A&M makes a big jump in the AP Top 25 after the most impressive performance of the opening weekend of college football. Florida State and Alabama lost some support in the first poll of the regular season after close victories against heavy underdogs. The Aggies moved up 12 spots to No. 9 in the poll released Monday. Texas A&M began the post-Johnny Manziel era with a 52-28 victory at South Carolina. The loss dropped the Gamecocks from ninth to No. 21. The top four in the ranking...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583649702014-09-02T23:31:08.114-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-02T23:31:08.114-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58364970@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 23:31:08 MDT Top 25 football: Hill breaks Manziel’s record in No. 21 A&M’s rout of No. 9 South Carolina http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58349587-77/hill-game-yards-aggies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58349587-77/hill-game-yards-aggies.html.csp">Top 25 football: Hill breaks Manziel’s record in No. 21 A&M’s rout of No. 9 South Carolina</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T15:49:49.232-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 03:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Columbia, S.C. • Kenny Hill looked more than ready to replace Johnny Manziel on the field. He is still getting used to the attention that goes along with the job. Hill broke Manziel’s single-game passing record with 511 yards and No. 21 Texas A&M beat No. 9 South Carolina 52-28 on Thursday night, ending the Gamecocks’ 18-game home win streak. Hill looked poised and confident in his first start, leading the Aggies (1-0, 1-0 Southeastern Conference) to the most total and passing yards against Sout...</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> 58349587@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:49:49 MDT NFL suspends Browns’ Gordon for 2014 season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58345665-77/gordon-nfl-league-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58345665-77/gordon-nfl-league-season.html.csp">NFL suspends Browns’ Gordon for 2014 season</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T23:28:57.277-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cleveland • Josh Gordon’s wait is over, and so is his 2014 season. Now the star wide receiver’s career is in peril. The Browns learned Wednesday that Gordon’s indefinite suspension by the NFL has been upheld and he will miss at least 16 games for another violation of the league’s substance abuse policy. A repeat drug offender, Gordon had appealed the penalty, hoping it would be reduced so he could play this season. The NFL, though, came down hard on Gordon, who must now pay the price for steppin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583456652014-08-27T23:28:57.277-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T23:28:57.277-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58345665@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:28:57 MDT NFL: Chiefs’ Charles sidelined by freak slip down hill http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58309757-77/charles-chiefs-reid-panthers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58309757-77/charles-chiefs-reid-panthers.html.csp">NFL: Chiefs’ Charles sidelined by freak slip down hill</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVE SKRETTA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T16:46:03.138-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 04:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kansas City, Mo. • Jamaal Charles made it through every hit from Derrick Johnson, every shot from Eric Berry and every tackle from the rest of the Chiefs’ defense during three weeks at Missouri Western. It wasn’t until he was leaving their training camp home that he got hurt. Charles was in the process of moving out of the dorms last Thursday, when the team was getting ready to shift the rest of camp to their own practice facility, when he came to a grassy slope. He wound up slipping just a bit ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583097572014-08-19T16:46:03.138-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-19T16:46:03.138-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58309757@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:46:03 MDT No arrest warrant being issued for Texas Gov. Perry http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58309361-68/perry-texas-arrest-carolina.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58309361-68/perry-texas-arrest-carolina.html.csp">No arrest warrant being issued for Texas Gov. Perry</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL J. WEBER and KEN THOMAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T11:19:01.918-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 11:19AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Austin, Texas • A judge has decided not to issue an arrest warrant for Texas Gov. Rick Perry, a court official said Monday, meaning the Republican can continue traveling the country and gearing up for a possible 2016 presidential run despite being indicted on two felony counts of abuse of power. Perry on Friday became the first Texas governor since 1917 to be indicted, and he’s facing charges that carry a maximum sentence of 109 years in prison for carrying out a threat to veto funding for the s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583093612014-08-18T11:19:01.918-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-18T11:19:01.918-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58309361@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:19:01 MDT AP preseason poll: Florida State is No. 1 in rankings http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58306201-77/11-2-9-4-florida-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58306201-77/11-2-9-4-florida-state.html.csp">AP preseason poll: Florida State is No. 1 in rankings</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RALPH D. RUSSO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-17T22:36:54.434-06:00">Updated Aug 17, 2014 10:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jameis Winston and defending national champion Florida State are No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason college football poll. The Seminoles will start the season No. 1 for the sixth time — the first since 1999 when they became the first team to hold the top spot for the entire season. Florida State received 57 of 60 first-place votes Sunday from the media panel. No. 2 Alabama, No. 3 Oregon and No. 4 Oklahoma each received one first-place vote. Ohio State is No. 5 and Auburn is No. 6. Winston, ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583062012014-08-17T22:36:54.434-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-17T22:36:54.434-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58306201@www.sltrib.com Sun, 17 Aug 2014 22:36:54 MDT Florida State tops preseason coaches’ poll http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58247955-77/state-carolina-poll-florida.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58247955-77/state-carolina-poll-florida.html.csp">Florida State tops preseason coaches’ poll</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">Staff and Wire Reports </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T23:18:01.546-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 11:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Defending national champion Florida State is ranked No. 1 in the preseason Amway coaches’ poll. Florida State received 1,543 overall points and earned 56 of a possible 62 first-place votes in the poll, which was released Thursday. Alabama was second in the poll despite not receiving any first-place votes. Rounding out the top five were Oklahoma, Oregon and Auburn with the first-ever playoff looming at the end season. Ohio State was sixth, UCLA seventh, Michigan State eighth, South Carolina ninth...</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> 58247955@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:18:01 MDT Gay couples denied marriage licenses in S.Carolina http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58246130-68/marriage-gay-couples-carolina.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58246130-68/marriage-gay-couples-carolina.html.csp">Gay couples denied marriage licenses in S.Carolina</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T19:23:51.158-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 07:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Greenville, S.C. • Five same-sex couples have been turned down for marriage licenses in a South Carolina county. The couples had expected their requests would be rejected Wednesday in Greenville County because the state’s ban on gay marriage still stands. The couples are part of Campaign for Southern Equality’s “We Do” project. Supporters of gay marriage get together for a rally and request marriage licenses they know will be turned down. This was the third event in Greenville County. Similar ev...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582461302014-07-31T19:23:51.158-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-31T19:23:51.158-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58246130@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:23:51 MDT Boeing will assemble 787-10 in South Carolina http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58243298-79/787-10-carolina-south-boeing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58243298-79/787-10-carolina-south-boeing.html.csp">Boeing will assemble 787-10 in South Carolina</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T17:18:01.887-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 05:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Boeing said final assembly of its 787-10 plane, a planned larger version of its “Dreamliner” aircraft, will take place in South Carolina. The company says the work will be done in North Charleston, South Carolina, because the plane is too large to efficiently transport it from North Charleston to a facility in Washington state. The 787-10 is still being designed and Boeing expects to start final assembly of the first planes in 2017. The 787-10 will be 18 feet longer than 787-9 aircraf...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582432982014-07-30T17:18:01.887-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-30T17:18:01.887-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58243298@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:18:01 MDT Skinny and retired, former Ute Jordan Gross the talk of Carolina Panthers camp http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58238341-59/gross-camp-lotulelei-panthers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58238341-59/gross-camp-lotulelei-panthers.html.csp">Skinny and retired, former Ute Jordan Gross the talk of Carolina Panthers camp</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="2014-07-30T17:36:18.979-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It must be thrilling times in Carolina Panthers camp. Fresh off a trip to the playoffs, the Panthers started training this week, but many reporters have been just as interested in one of the men standing on the sidelines. That would be former Utes offensive lineman Jordan Gross. Sports Illustrated's Peter King wrote about Gross for a story on Tuesday, and the hot topic is his weight - or lack thereof. Just six months removed from an unexpected retirement, Gross is down from his 305-pound playing...</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> 58238341@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:36:18 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 Panthers hope WR Cotchery eases the loss of Smith http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58230389-77/cotchery-panthers-smith-carolina.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58230389-77/cotchery-panthers-smith-carolina.html.csp">Panthers hope WR Cotchery eases the loss of Smith</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE REED</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T17:36:09.984-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Spartanburg, S.C. • Jerricho Cotchery doesn’t mind being “the old guy” on the Panthers wide receiver corps — just as long as he’s the productive old guy. The 32-year-old Cotchery realizes the team’s younger wide receivers are looking to him for experience and occasional words of wisdom given his 10 seasons in the NFL. Cotchery is good with all of that, but said his primary concern right now is proving to his new team he can play at an elite level. “I want to be known as a guy who can help indivi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582303892014-07-30T17:36:09.984-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-30T17:36:09.984-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58230389@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:36:09 MDT