CHARLOTTE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CHARLOTTE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Chiquita postpones meeting on Fyffes to October http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58388568-79/chiquita-fyffes-company-cutrale.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58388568-79/chiquita-fyffes-company-cutrale.html.csp">Chiquita postpones meeting on Fyffes to October</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T09:23:02.337-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 09:23AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Charlotte, N.C. • Chiquita is postponing a vote on its proposed merger with the Irish fruit seller Fyffes as it awaits a new bid from another potential buyer. Chiquita said it has received a waiver from Fyffes allowing it to hold talks with investment firm Safra Group and Brazil’s Cutrale Group, an agribusiness and juice company. Chiquita is now seeking a best and final offer from Cutrale and Safra. Shares jumped 3 percent before the opening bell Monday. Chiquita rejected a $611 million offer fr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583885682014-09-08T09:23:02.337-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-08T09:23:02.337-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58388568@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 09:23:02 MDT Letter: Hypocritical lawmakers have health insurance http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58352822-82/utah-health-testimony-care.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58352822-82/utah-health-testimony-care.html.csp">Letter: Hypocritical lawmakers have health insurance</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-01T15:42:59.881-06:00">Updated Sep 1, 2014 03:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">While driving home recently, I listened to a report describing the recent testimony before members of the Utah Legislature concerning the possible expansion of Medicaid to help cover uninsured Utahans. I listened to the emotional testimony Charlotte Lawrence of Orem, a single mother, describing her situation. She is currently undergoing cancer treatment, while working two full-time jobs. She earns a total of $29,000 per year and cannot afford the $300 per month for private insurance. A truly to...</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> 58352822@www.sltrib.com Mon, 01 Sep 2014 15:42:59 MDT Michigan girl mauled by raccoon finishes surgeries http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58312934-68/charlotte-ear-raccoon-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58312934-68/charlotte-ear-raccoon-http.html.csp">Michigan girl mauled by raccoon finishes surgeries</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T10:28:59.019-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 10:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Royal Oak, Mich. • Now that Charlotte Ponce has her ear, she’s looking to accessorize. “I can finally wear earrings,” the 12-year-old said from her hospital bed in suburban Detroit. Charlotte, whose face was mauled by a pet raccoon when she was a baby, is celebrating the completion of two years’ worth of reconstructive surgical procedures. Since August 2012, she has had her upper lip repaired, her nose rebuilt and been given a new right ear. She underwent skin graft surgery last week on the arm ...</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> 58312934@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:28:59 MDT Quarantine for missionaries working with Ebola patients http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58282370-68/missionaries-ebola-charlotte-health.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58282370-68/missionaries-ebola-charlotte-health.html.csp">Quarantine for missionaries working with Ebola patients</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">the Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-10T18:49:01.583-06:00">Updated Aug 10, 2014 06:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Charlotte, N.C. • Missionaries retuning to the United States after working with patients infected with Ebola will be put in quarantine and monitored, health officials said Sunday. The quarantine will last at least three weeks since the missionaries were last exposed to people infected with the Ebola virus, the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services said. The missionaries are with Charlotte-based SIM USA. None of them is sick or show signs of having Ebola, but they agree with heal...</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> 58282370@www.sltrib.com Sun, 10 Aug 2014 18:49:01 MDT