CONTEST - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CONTEST News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Dethroned Myanmar beauty queen blasts pageant boss http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58364414-68/myanmar-pageant-noe-beauty.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58364414-68/myanmar-pageant-noe-beauty.html.csp">Dethroned Myanmar beauty queen blasts pageant boss</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ESTHER HTUSAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T10:26:01.679-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 10:26AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Yangon, Myanmar • A dethroned 16-year-old beauty queen from Myanmar said Tuesday she won’t return her bejeweled $100,000 crown until pageant organizers apologize for calling her a liar and a thief. May Myat Noe — the country’s first winner of an international beauty contest — lashed back at her accusers at a tightly packed news conference. She said representatives of the Miss Asia Pacific World pageant lied about her age — saying she was 18 instead of 16 — and tried to pressure her into getting ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583644142014-09-02T10:26:01.679-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-02T10:26:01.679-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58364414@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:26:01 MDT Designer sues Barnes & Noble over backpack profits http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58314635-79/rubio-barnes-noble-backpack.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58314635-79/rubio-barnes-noble-backpack.html.csp">Designer sues Barnes & Noble over backpack profits</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T18:13:02.048-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 06:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A former New York fashion student claims in a federal lawsuit that she hasn’t made any money off a top-selling backpack she designed for Barnes & Noble. Diana Rubio designed the “everything backpack” in 2010 while at Manhattan’s Fashion Institute of Technology. The Daily News reports the school had assigned Rubio to enter Barnes & Noble’s “Back to Campus” contest. Rubio’s bag won the contest and sells for $39.95. The Barnes & Noble website identifies Rubio as the designer. But Rubio s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583146352014-08-19T18:13:02.048-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-19T18:13:02.048-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58314635@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:13:02 MDT Police arrest man who wins doughnut-eating contest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58282925-68/hardison-police-eating-associated.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58282925-68/hardison-police-eating-associated.html.csp">Police arrest man who wins doughnut-eating contest</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-10T21:42:01.312-06:00">Updated Aug 10, 2014 09:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Elizabeth City, N.C. • A North Carolina man celebrated out-eating some police officers, only to find out that he couldn’t outrun them. The Camden County Sheriff’s Office had been looking for Bradley Herbert Hardison, 24, in connection with two break-ins. Authorities arrested Hardison on Wednesday, one day after he won the adult division of a doughnut-eating contest at the Elizabeth City Police Department’s National Night Out Against Crime. Hardison ate eight doughnuts in two minutes, beating a g...</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> 58282925@www.sltrib.com Sun, 10 Aug 2014 21:42:01 MDT Lip sync contest breaks out at BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall's barbecue (video) http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58256991-65/coach-mendenhall-team-video.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58256991-65/coach-mendenhall-team-video.html.csp">Lip sync contest breaks out at BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall's barbecue (video)</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="2014-08-03T17:52:31.427-06:00">Updated Aug 3, 2014 05:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Who says the BYU football team doesn't have any fun under coach Bronco Mendenhall? The 10-year head coach held a barbecue at his house in the Alpine area to kick off the start of fall camp. Here's a video posted on YouTube Sunday from a team lip sync contest. Mendenhall must have enjoyed it, because he tweeted out a link to the video on Sunday afternoon, saying "Had a BBQ w/ team provided by Bam Bam's at my house this week... This is what happened."</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> 58256991@www.sltrib.com Sun, 03 Aug 2014 17:52:31 MDT Could Lay’s newest flavor be cappuccino? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58186974-79/lay-flavor-flavors-frito.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58186974-79/lay-flavor-flavors-frito.html.csp">Could Lay’s newest flavor be cappuccino?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CANDICE CHOI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T12:55:02.425-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 12:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • American palates have changed considerably over the years, but is the country ready for cappuccino-flavored Lay’s? Frito-Lay, the snack division of PepsiCo Inc., will announce on Wednesday the coffee-flavored chips as one of the four finalists for its second annual “Do Us a Flavor” contest in the U.S., which gives people a chance to create a new potato chip that is sold nationally and win $1 million. The other three finalists are Cheddar Bacon Mac & Cheese, Mango Salsa and Wasabi Ging...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581869742014-07-15T12:55:02.425-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-15T12:55:02.425-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58186974@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 12:55:02 MDT Food brief: Home-brew contest, Park City Food & Wine Classic, World Cup wine dinner and more http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58144037-223/wine-dinner-park-sept.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58144037-223/wine-dinner-park-sept.html.csp">Food brief: Home-brew contest, Park City Food & Wine Classic, World Cup wine dinner and more</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-09T01:01:02.806-06:00">Updated Jul 9, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Register now for home-brew contest Registration is under way for the second annual Bier Brauen, a home-brewing contest, which takes place during the annual Oktoberfest celebration at Grace Lutheran Church and School. It is one of only two contests in the state sanctioned by the American Homebrewers Association and the Beer Judge Certification Program. The contest emphasizes German-style brews, but beers will be accepted in more than a dozen categories. Here’s what you need to know: Registratio...</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> 58144037@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Jul 2014 01:01:02 MDT Black Widow loses women’s hot dog eating contest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58149356-223/hot-dogs-buns-dog.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58149356-223/hot-dogs-buns-dog.html.csp">Black Widow loses women’s hot dog eating contest</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JULIE WALKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-04T10:28:07.266-06:00">Updated Jul 4, 2014 10:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The Black Widow has been outeaten. Two-time defending champion Sonya Thomas lost her hot dog eating title Friday to 28-year-old Miki Sudo of Las Vegas, who wolfed down 34 franks and buns in 10 minutes to win the women’s division of the annual Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island. The 47-year-old Thomas, a native of South Korea who now lives in Alexandria, Virginia, was only able to devour 27 3/4 hot dogs and buns. She scarfed down a record 45 dogs and ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581493562014-07-04T10:28:07.266-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-04T10:28:07.266-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58149356@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Jul 2014 10:28:07 MDT Park City cocktail contest now online http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58138516-223/park-cocktail-contest-online.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58138516-223/park-cocktail-contest-online.html.csp">Park City cocktail contest now online</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-04T01:01:02.492-06:00">Updated Jul 4, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Park City’s annual Summer Cocktail Contest has moved online so that more restaurants can participate and more people can vote. “We are very excited to see how the contest unfolds, and we can’t wait to crown the winner,” said Ginger Ries, executive director of the Park City Area Restaurant Association, which sponsors the event. In previous years, a panel of guest judges sampled the 16 entries and selected the winning libation. Under the new format, anyone 21 and older can visit the participating ...</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> 58138516@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Jul 2014 01:01:02 MDT