CONFERENCE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CONFERENCE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Real Salt Lake: Real struggling to earn wins at home http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58246636-77/points-matches-rsl-club.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58246636-77/points-matches-rsl-club.html.csp">Real Salt Lake: Real struggling to earn wins at home</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T23:17:49.02-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 11:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • As referee Mark Geiger blew his whistle near the center of the field Wednesday night signaling yet another missed opportunity for three points at home, Jeff Cassar slapped his hands together in agitation. Real Salt Lake’s coach knew his team was again close, but again close wasn’t enough to secure a win at home as the New York Red Bulls jetted home with a road point, leaving RSL with its fifth home draw in 11 matches at Rio Tinto Stadium so far in 2014. The club finds itself in an inte...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58246636@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:17:49 MDT Pac-12 Notes: Six teams make Coaches Poll Top 25 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58246268-77/pac-coaches-state-list.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58246268-77/pac-coaches-state-list.html.csp">Pac-12 Notes: Six teams make Coaches Poll Top 25</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brennan Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T23:17:49.222-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 11:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The preseason edition of the Coaches Poll Top 25 was released Thursday morning and half of the Pac-12 conference made the list. Leading the way at fourth overall was Oregon, trailing only Florida State, Alabama and Oklahoma, with what should be an explosive offense under Heisman contender Marcus Mariota. UCLA comes in at seventh overall, the only other team in the top-10 of the list. Defending Pac-12 champions Stanford fell to 11th overall, with USC and new coach Steve Sarkisian following clos...</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> 58246268@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:17:49 MDT NBA: New Lakers coach Byron Scott eyes fast turnaround http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58238694-77/scott-lakers-johnson-coach.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58238694-77/scott-lakers-johnson-coach.html.csp">NBA: New Lakers coach Byron Scott eyes fast turnaround</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T23:19:25.077-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 11:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Byron Scott was a key component of the Los Angeles Lakers’ Showtime teams, a smooth shooting guard with sizzling competitive fire. He believes his purple-and-gold championship pedigree makes him the ideal coach to return the struggling 16-time champions to NBA contention. “This organization is all about championships, period,” Scott said Tuesday at his introductory news conference. “We don’t look at Western Conference finals, Western Conference championships. We look at [NBA] championships. And ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582386942014-07-29T23:19:25.077-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-29T23:19:25.077-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58238694@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:19:25 MDT U.S. consumer confidence jumps to 90.9 in July http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58236779-79/confidence-july-90.9-consumers.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58236779-79/confidence-july-90.9-consumers.csp">U.S. consumer confidence jumps to 90.9 in July</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARTIN CRUTSINGER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T09:13:02.201-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 09:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • U.S. consumers are more confident about the economy than they have been in nearly seven years. The Conference Board’s confidence index rose to 90.9 in July from an upwardly revised 86.4 in June. The July reading is the highest since October 2007, two months before the Great Recession officially began. It was the third straight increase in the index. Economists said that strong job growth has helped boost consumers’ assessment of current conditions and also improved their outlook on ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582367792014-07-29T09:13:02.201-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-29T09:13:02.201-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58236779@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:13:02 MDT Northwestern coach: Union push unified team http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58234720-77/fitzgerald-football-conference-northwestern.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58234720-77/fitzgerald-football-conference-northwestern.html.csp">Northwestern coach: Union push unified team</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANDREW SELIGMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T23:25:02.644-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 11:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Chicago • No matter how this season unfolds, Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald insisted there is no more unified team than his Wildcats. For that, he credits the push for them to unionize. Fitzgerald said he’s “proud of the maturity” his players displayed the past few months. As the Big Ten opened its annual two-day media event on Monday, some big story lines hung over the college landscape. A four-team playoff system to determine a national champion is being implemented and the conference would...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582347202014-07-28T23:25:02.644-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T23:25:02.644-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58234720@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:25:02 MDT Utah football analysis: Utes have earned respect, but not much interest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58224329-77/utah-pac-utes-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58224329-77/utah-pac-utes-state.html.csp">Utah football analysis: Utes have earned respect, but not much interest</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="2014-07-26T23:28:24.845-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seven of 11 Pac-12 opponents would tell you, from experience, that Utah shouldn’t be taken lightly. If you deigned to ask, that is. Only USC, Oregon, Arizona State and Washington have not lost to the Utes since their inaugural Pac-12 season, when they won four of their final five conference games and were a three-point Colorado upset away from competing for the Pac-12 championship against BCS runner-up Oregon. All they needed was a stronger grip on those slippery leads. All they needed was some ...</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> 58224329@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 23:28:24 MDT Soccer: Frank Lampard joins New York City FC http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58222252-77/lampard-york-league-chelsea.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58222252-77/lampard-york-league-chelsea.html.csp">Soccer: Frank Lampard joins New York City FC</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T23:07:38.085-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 11:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The newest team in Major League Soccer is doing its part to fill Yankee Stadium with stars. New York City FC introduced Frank Lampard in Brooklyn on Thursday after signing the 36-year-old former Chelsea midfielder to a two-year contract. “Why not New York? Talk about ticking all the boxes. I want to carry on challenging myself.” Lampard said at a news conference . “That’s a great challenge, isn’t it? City of hopes and dreams. That’s where you want to go to and play isn’t it?” The club...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582222522014-07-24T23:07:38.085-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-24T23:07:38.085-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58222252@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:07:38 MDT Pac-12 football: Conference boasts impressive QB roster http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58220073-77/mariota-pac-quarterbacks-conference.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58220073-77/mariota-pac-quarterbacks-conference.html.csp">Pac-12 football: Conference boasts impressive QB roster</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="2014-07-25T11:10:09.017-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 11:10AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If you ask Washington State QB Connor Halliday who the best Pac-12 quarterback is, he’s glad to tell you: It’s a tough call, but all-around, it’s got to be Oregon’s Marcus Mariota. Of course, if you ask Mariota, he’s just as likely to point at UCLA’s Brett Hundley, or Oregon State’s Sean Mannion. Maybe they’re just being polite. Maybe they all think of themselves the way Arizona State’s Taylor Kelly thinks of himself: “I see myself at the top, just like those other quarterbacks.” How would Kelly...</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> 58220073@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:10:09 MDT Utah football: Utes angling for the Pac-12 marquee http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58215752-89/whittingham-pac-utah-utes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58215752-89/whittingham-pac-utah-utes.html.csp">Utah football: Utes angling for the Pac-12 marquee</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="2014-07-24T17:41:26.077-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 05:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • He fielded a few questions about Travis Wilson. One about KISS. Nobody even mentioned Oklahoma transfer Kendal Thompson. But on his fourth Pac-12 Media Day, most reporters wanted Kyle Whittingham to address just how much his once-perennial bowl team has been affected — for good and bad — by its membership in the Pac-12. His answer was no surprise. A lot. Utah is better than they were when they entered the Pac-12, Whittingham said. He would like his chances in the Mountain West, he...</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> 58215752@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:41:26 MDT Utah football: Pac-12 commish happy with NCAA power shift http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58217260-89/ncaa-schools-scott-student.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58217260-89/ncaa-schools-scott-student.html.csp">Utah football: Pac-12 commish happy with NCAA power shift</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="2014-07-24T17:41:25.425-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 05:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • There’s an understanding in the NCAA that change is inevitable, Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott said. And if it’s coming down the pipe, the so-called Power Five conferences would like to have some control over it. The man who has guided the conference’s growth in terms of both influence and profit talked candidly about some of the big happenings in college sports. His morning address at Wednesday’s Pac-12 football media session was full of silver linings — he used the word “innova...</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> 58217260@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:41:25 MDT Big 12 commissioner gives dire warning about pending changes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58207944-77/bowlsby-conti-official-commissioner.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58207944-77/bowlsby-conti-official-commissioner.html.csp">Big 12 commissioner gives dire warning about pending changes</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEPHEN HAWKINS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T17:36:25.658-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dallas • Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby had a warning Monday for anyone who likes intercollegiate athletics the way they are now. “You’re going to hate it going forward,” Bowlsby said. “There’s a lot of change coming.” During his opening address at Big 12 football media days, Bowlsby talked about growing financial constraints athletic programs face going forward and the “strange environment” that exists with class-action lawsuits against the NCAA and its member schools. Bowlsby said he’s doesn’...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582079442014-07-22T17:36:25.658-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T17:36:25.658-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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While calling this a good opportunity for Conti and the league, Bowlsby says Big 12 officiating supervisor Walt Anderson assigned Conti “because she is just a darned good official.” Bowlsby says Conti, a Southland C...</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> 58208045@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:36:25 MDT Logan youth conference goal: Learn how to be Lutheran http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/58208040-180/lutheran-higher-conference-youth.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/58208040-180/lutheran-higher-conference-youth.html.csp">Logan youth conference goal: Learn how to be Lutheran</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T18:34:02.396-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 06:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">More than 400 Lutheran teens from across the United States are expected to gather on the Utah State University campus this week to learn about “cultivating and promoting a distinctly Lutheran identity.” The “Higher Things Lutheran” youth conference runs from Tuesday through Friday. Aimed at junior high, high school and college-aged young people, the activities will include multiple worship services, breakaway and plenary teaching sessions, and entertainment. “Kids will, without doubt, have memor...</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> 58208040@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:34:02 MDT Concert review: ‘Frozen’ prince charms crowd in Tabernacle Choir’s summer show http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58198325-223/fontana-tabernacle-center-choir.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58198325-223/fontana-tabernacle-center-choir.html.csp">Concert review: ‘Frozen’ prince charms crowd in Tabernacle Choir’s summer show</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Catherine Reese Newton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T12:50:39.608-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 12:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Mormon Tabernacle Choir nabbed a cool guest star for its summer concerts: Santino Fontana, the voice of Prince Hans in “Frozen.” Though it was the Disney blockbuster that put him on the pop-culture map last November, Fontana is an established Broadway star, and those skills served him well Friday. After a pair of pioneer hymns from the choir and Orchestra at Temple Square, it was off to Broadway and the movies. Choral arrangements of “Tonight” and “Somewhere” from Leonard Bernstein’s “West 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> 58198325@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 12:50:39 MDT Nebraska, BYU highlight Utah women’s non-conference slate http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58198906-59/utah-schedule-games-round.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58198906-59/utah-schedule-games-round.html.csp">Nebraska, BYU highlight Utah women’s non-conference slate</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="2014-07-18T15:29:02.265-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 03:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah women’s basketball team has released its 2014-15 non-conference schedule, including four games against teams who played in the postseason last year. Road games against Nebraska (NCAA, second round), Creighton (WNIT, second round) and home contests against BYU (NCAA Sweet 16) and UNC Charlotte (WNIT, first round) add heft to Utah’s schedule as they try to improve on a 12-19 finish last season. “There is a good mixture of home, road and neutral-site games that will hopefully have us ready...</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> 58198906@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:29:02 MDT Economic indicators go up for fifth straight month http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58197748-79/growth-june-economic-indicators.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58197748-79/growth-june-economic-indicators.html.csp">Economic indicators go up for fifth straight month</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARTIN CRUTSINGER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T11:48:21.906-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 11:48AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A gauge designed to predict the economy’s future health increased in June for a fifth consecutive month, supporting the view that economic growth should accelerate in the second half of this year. The Conference Board said Friday its index of leading indicators rose 0.3 percent last month. That was slightly lower than forecast but the May increase was revised up to a 0.7 percent gain, a bit stronger than first estimated. The economy shrank sharply in the first three months of the ye...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581977482014-07-18T11:48:21.906-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-18T11:48:21.906-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58197748@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 11:48:21 MDT Keeton getting plenty of preseason attention http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58168811-55/watch-award-list-women.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58168811-55/watch-award-list-women.html.csp">Keeton getting plenty of preseason attention</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="2014-07-10T05:30:01.808-06:00">Updated Jul 10, 2014 05:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The football preseason award watch lists are rolling out and as expected Chuckie Keeton is getting his share of attention as the quarterback has been named to the College Football Performance Awards Quarterback of the Year watch list in addition to the Heismanpundit/CBSSports.com Heisman watch list and the Maxwell Award watch list. He is also a first-team preseason all-conference selection by both Athlon Sports and Phil Steele. Also, sophomore tight end Wyatt Houston has been named to the 2014 J...</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> 58168811@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Jul 2014 05:30:01 MDT MLS: Chicago Fire, Sporting K.C. draw http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58154795-77/chicago-sporting-draw-fire.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58154795-77/chicago-sporting-draw-fire.html.csp">MLS: Chicago Fire, Sporting K.C. draw</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-06T22:31:40.321-06:00">Updated Jul 6, 2014 10:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kansas City, Kan. • Mike Magee scored in the 40th minute to give the Chicago Fire a 1-1 draw with Sporting Kansas City on Sunday. Sporting failed to clear a loose ball in its own end and Chicago midfielder Alex collected it and found Magee on the left flank. Magee settled the pass and calmly beat goalkeeper Eric Kronberg for his fifth goal of the season. Chicago goalkeeper Sean Johnson made two saves against C.J. Sapong in the 91st minute to preserve the draw.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581547952014-07-06T22:31:40.321-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-06T22:31:40.321-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58154795@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Jul 2014 22:31:40 MDT Family wants officer held accountable in L.A. beating http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58152874-68/woman-officer-quinn-angeles.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58152874-68/woman-officer-quinn-angeles.html.csp">Family wants officer held accountable in L.A. beating</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANDREW DALTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-05T21:49:02.307-06:00">Updated Jul 5, 2014 09:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • The California Highway Patrol has vowed to carry out a thorough investigation after a video emerged of one of its officers repeatedly punching a woman he had pinned down on the side of a Los Angeles freeway. The woman had been walking on Interstate 10 west of downtown Los Angeles, endangering herself and people in traffic, and the officer was trying to restrain her, CHP Assistant Chief Chris O’Quinn said at a news conference. O’Quinn said the woman had begun walking off the freewa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581528742014-07-05T21:49:02.307-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-05T21:49:02.307-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58152874@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Jul 2014 21:49:02 MDT MLS: Chicago earns point against 10-man Toronto http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58144726-77/toronto-chicago-games-fire.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58144726-77/toronto-chicago-games-fire.html.csp">MLS: Chicago earns point against 10-man Toronto</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T22:27:06.087-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 10:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Toronto FC 1, fire 1 • In Bridgeview, Ill., Rookie Harrison Shipp’s second-half goal gave the Chicago Fire a 1-1 draw with short-handed Toronto FC on Wednesday night. The Fire had their winless run pushed to five games and Toronto’s undefeated streak reached six games. Chicago leveled the match in the 56th minute after Shipp’s deflected shot beat goalkeeper Joe Bendik. The Associated Press</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> 58144726@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 22:27:06 MDT