CHANCE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CHANCE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Forecast: Hot and a chance of thunderstorms for much of Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58219649-78/weather-chance-thunderstorms-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58219649-78/weather-chance-thunderstorms-lake.html.csp">Forecast: Hot and a chance of thunderstorms for much of Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jessica MIller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T10:28:00.031-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 10:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hot weather — and a chance of thunderstorms in some areas — is expected across Utah Thursday and throughout the weekend. The National Weather Service reported Thursday morning that rain showers and wind may blow through some Utah counties in the early morning hours of Pioneer Day, including western Millard, Juab and Utah counties, along with the South Salt Lake area. High temperatures on Thursday through the weekend is expected to hover in the mid-90s for the Salt Lake City area. The weather ser...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58219649@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:28:00 MDT St. George makes top 5 U.S. cities for mild weather http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206968-78/cities-having-chance-percent.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206968-78/cities-having-chance-percent.html.csp">St. George makes top 5 U.S. cities for mild weather</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sheena McFarland</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T15:10:10.828-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 03:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Looking to escape the sometimes harsh climes of the Wasatch Front? Move to St. George. It ranked 5th best city for mild weather lovers by Wallet Hub, who looked at which cities consumers could move to in order to protect themselves for having to pay for weather-related costs. The rankings looked at 600 of the largest U.S. cities based on the year-round weather conditions in each location. Nine key metrics (including humidity, precipitation, snowfall and likelihood of poor and extreme weather) 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> 58206968@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:10:10 MDT AP Source: Cavaliers meet with agent for James http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58149439-77/james-cavs-cleveland-gilbert.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58149439-77/james-cavs-cleveland-gilbert.html.csp">AP Source: Cavaliers meet with agent for James</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WITHERS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-04T23:21:50.683-06:00">Updated Jul 4, 2014 11:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cleveland • Four years after their messy breakup, the Cavaliers and LeBron James are at least talking about a reunion. Cavs officials met with James’ agent, Rich Paul, this week about the free-agent superstar’s possible return. The sides visited as James continued his family vacation, a person with knowledge of the details told The Associated Press on Thursday night. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because of the sensitive nature of the talks. It was not immediately clear if owner Dan...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581494392014-07-04T23:21:50.683-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-04T23:21:50.683-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58149439@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Jul 2014 23:21:50 MDT Utah Arts Festival: A bit of rain http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58120147-66/festival-arts-rain-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58120147-66/festival-arts-rain-utah.html.csp">Utah Arts Festival: A bit of rain</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> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-26T19:12:39.299-06:00">Updated Jun 26, 2014 07:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">What’s a little rain between artists? A sudden shower hit the Utah Arts Festival around 3:30 p.m. today, sending vendors to fasten down the tarps and festivalgoers to seek shelter under any available tent or canopy. The forecast predicts a 30 percent chance of rain from about 5 p.m. to 11 p.m., when the festival closes its gates for the night. Anyone coming to the festival tonight should be prepared.</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> 58120147@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Jun 2014 19:12:39 MDT U.S. counting on Tim Howard in goal against Germany http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58114365-77/howard-germany-cup-americans.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58114365-77/howard-germany-cup-americans.html.csp">U.S. counting on Tim Howard in goal against Germany</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JANIE McCAULEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-26T11:23:26.192-06:00">Updated Jun 26, 2014 11:23AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Recife, Brazil • Tim Howard rarely makes it through a game without accepting multiple celebratory embraces from relieved American teammates. It happens almost every time the U.S. goalkeeper launches his solid, 6-foot-3 frame to make spectacular saves — diving, leaping and even punching the ball away for difficult stops. There were a number of such moments Sunday night in a 2-2 tie against Portugal, and the Americans are counting on more of the same when they face three-time champion Germany on T...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581143652014-06-26T11:23:26.192-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-26T11:23:26.192-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58114365@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Jun 2014 11:23:26 MDT Look at her, not who you want her to be http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58019349-223/complaining-extra-weekends-carolyn.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58019349-223/complaining-extra-weekends-carolyn.html.csp">Look at her, not who you want her to be</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-12T01:01:02.394-06:00">Updated Jun 12, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dear Carolyn • My girlfriend is a health professional who can work extra hours for extra income. Unfortunately, those hours usually are weekends, which cut into our time together. We have had several discussions about this, and some of the extra work is for her to take care of all expenses as they arise. Admirable, but again, it comes at “our” expense. She is very independent and I have asked her to lean on me a little to take some pressure off. It is also a good way to prepare for a life togeth...</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> 58019349@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Jun 2014 01:01:02 MDT Brian Johnson drawn by ‘new experience’ at Mississippi State http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58039648-59/johnson-utah-coach-quarterbacks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58039648-59/johnson-utah-coach-quarterbacks.html.csp">Brian Johnson drawn by ‘new experience’ at Mississippi State</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-07T11:11:02.73-06:00">Updated Jun 7, 2014 11:11AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Brian Johnson says life is treating him well. He was pleased with the progress of Mississippi State’s quarterbacks during spring ball. He’s coaching in the nation’s most prestigious conference. His wife is due soon with a baby girl. If he harbors sour feelings about his demotions at Utah from offensive coordinator to co-coordinator to quarterbacks coach, he’s keeping them to himself. “It’s a business,” Johnson said, asked about Dave Christensen’s hiring and Johnson’s subsequent move to Starkvil...</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> 58039648@www.sltrib.com Sat, 07 Jun 2014 11:11:02 MDT Blog: Pair of Utah pitchers selected in MLB draft http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58034027-59/watrous-utah-draft-baseball.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58034027-59/watrous-utah-draft-baseball.html.csp">Blog: Pair of Utah pitchers selected in MLB draft</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-06T21:18:08.168-06:00">Updated Jun 6, 2014 09:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mitch Watrous, the Pac-12 ace, gives the following scouting report on Mitch Watrous, the Riverton High senior: Mid-80s fastball — tops. No mound savvy. “Just an average high school pitcher. Nothing special.” That Watrous was selected in the eighth round of the MLB draft by the San Diego Padres on Friday is largely because Utah pitching coach Mike Crawford didn’t agree with that assessment. Watrous was special, he thought. “He saw something that a lot of guys didn’t see,” Watrous said. “Crawford’...</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> 58034027@www.sltrib.com Fri, 06 Jun 2014 21:18:08 MDT USU football: Former Aggie finally gets shot at NFL http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58004486-77/filimoeatu-raiders-state-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58004486-77/filimoeatu-raiders-state-utah.html.csp">USU football: Former Aggie finally gets shot at NFL</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-29T23:13:58.323-06:00">Updated May 29, 2014 11:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">While other defenders might keep track of stats like quarterback sacks and forced turnovers, Bojay Filimoeatu’s statistical goal is a little more nebulous. He just wants to keep beating the odds, so to speak. So far the former Utah State linebacker is doing a good job. Filimoeatu was one of just two players selected from Oakland’s rookie minicamp tryout session. He, along with cornerback Jansen Watson from Iowa State, signed with the Raiders a week ago. The deal marked an achievement for Filimoe...</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> 58004486@www.sltrib.com Thu, 29 May 2014 23:13:58 MDT NHL playoffs: L.A. Kings head home for chance to finish Blackhawks http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58005294-77/game-kings-doughty-angeles.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58005294-77/game-kings-doughty-angeles.html.csp">NHL playoffs: L.A. Kings head home for chance to finish Blackhawks</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Greg Beacham</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-29T23:13:57.628-06:00">Updated May 29, 2014 11:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">El Segundo, Calif. • Drew Doughty had just played more than 39 minutes in a double-overtime playoff game, and he still couldn’t sleep on the Kings’ flight back to Los Angeles. The Western Conference finals have ascended to a new level of tension after the Blackhawks dodged Los Angeles’ first attempt to eliminate them. Chicago trimmed its series deficit to 3-2 in an extra-time thriller in Game 5, while the Kings got a sleepless trip home. Los Angeles gets another chance to advance in Game 6 on Fr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580052942014-05-29T23:13:57.628-06:00" id="#license-2014-05-29T23:13:57.628-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58005294@www.sltrib.com Thu, 29 May 2014 23:13:57 MDT