COUPLE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/COUPLE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah realtors give ‘murder homes’ another life http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57626133-200/homes-real-estate-murder.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57626133-200/homes-real-estate-murder.html.csp">Utah realtors give ‘murder homes’ another life</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-21T14:21:21.595-06:00">Updated Apr 21, 2014 02:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Payson • When a California couple pulled up Kay Mortensen’s winding driveway, they found the for-sale sign — peppered with bullet holes — lying in the bushes. It had been about two years since someone tied up the retired Brigham Young University professor in his Payson Canyon home and killed him. The murder was widely publicized, and while Mortensen’s family tried to move on, there was the matter of trying to get someone to buy his house with its grisly story. “A lot of people thought we were a...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57626133@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:21:21 MDT Ohio couple married 70 years die 15 hours apart http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57840413-68/died-felumlee-kenneth-cody.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57840413-68/died-felumlee-kenneth-cody.html.csp">Ohio couple married 70 years die 15 hours apart</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-19T19:41:02.178-06:00">Updated Apr 19, 2014 07:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Nashport, Ohio • A couple who held hands at breakfast every morning even after 70 years of marriage have died 15 hours apart. Helen Felumlee, of Nashport, died at 92 on April 12. Her husband, 91-year-old Kenneth Felumlee, died the next morning. The couple’s eight children say the two had been inseparable since meeting as teenagers, once sharing the bottom of a bunk bed on a ferry rather than sleeping one night apart, the Zanesville Times Recorder reported (http://ohne.ws/1in7erG). They remained ...</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> 57840413@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:41:02 MDT Couple wanted in robbery of elderly Layton woman nabbed in Tennessee http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57835803-78/layton-victim-couple-knoxville.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57835803-78/layton-victim-couple-knoxville.html.csp">Couple wanted in robbery of elderly Layton woman nabbed in Tennessee</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T13:57:14.132-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 01:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A couple suspected of breaking into an elderly Layton woman’s home, binding her with duct tape and stealing her credit cards, medications and other valuables were behind the bars of a Tennessee jail on Friday, awating extradition proceedings. Hunter Daniel Hayes, a 30-year-old transient originally from Knoxville, Tenn., and Sarah Christine Eversten, 31, of Salt Lake City, were booked into Knox County Jail in Knoxville on Thursday. Jail records note the two were being held on Utah fugitive arrest...</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> 57835803@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:57:14 MDT Salt Lake City police nab alleged iPad-buying identity thieves http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57817769-78/lake-salt-apple-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57817769-78/lake-salt-apple-police.html.csp">Salt Lake City police nab alleged iPad-buying identity thieves</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T14:14:45.92-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 02:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A couple with bogus Pennsylvania identities were behind bars Monday following their arrests for fraudulently attempting to buy iPads at a Salt Lake City Apple store. Police said the crime took place about 1:40 p.m. Saturday at 50 S. Main Street Apple outlet. The manager called 911 when a man, 22, and a woman, 19, tried to purchase the tablet computers. The manager found a record in Apple’s purchasing system of the two also having bought iPads earlier in the day with fraudulent identities at a st...</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> 57817769@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:14:45 MDT Couple: Big rig on fire before deadly bus crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57812024-68/fire-bus-safety-truck.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57812024-68/fire-bus-safety-truck.html.csp">Couple: Big rig on fire before deadly bus crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By FENIT NIRAPPIL </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and JOAN LOWY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-12T20:15:43.086-06:00">Updated Apr 12, 2014 08:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Orland, Calif. • A couple said a FedEx tractor-trailer was already on fire when it careened across a median, sideswiped their car and slammed into a bus carrying high school students, adding a new twist to the investigation of a crash that killed 10 people. Initial reports by police indicated the truck swerved to avoid a sedan that was traveling in the same direction in this town about 100 miles north of Sacramento, then went across the median. There was no mention of the truck being on fire. B...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578120242014-04-12T20:15:43.086-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-12T20:15:43.086-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57812024@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Apr 2014 20:15:43 MDT How a wedding cake became a cause http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57779470-68/phillips-mullins-cake-gay.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57779470-68/phillips-mullins-cake-gay.html.csp">How a wedding cake became a cause</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NICHOLAS RICCARDI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T16:45:17.917-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 04:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lakewood, Colo. • The encounter at Jack Phillips’ Masterpiece Cakeshop lasted less than a minute. Phillips stepped out from behind the counter in his small, pastry-crammed shop to meet customers Charlie Craig and Dave Mullins. They told him they wanted a cake to celebrate their own marriage. Phillips replied he couldn’t, but that he’d be glad to make one for other occasions, such as birthdays. Left unsaid was how making a gay wedding cake would violate his Christian faith, how he does not make o...</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> 57779470@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 16:45:17 MDT Letter: What if all Ukrainians were armed and Putin knew it? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57729156-82/armed-putin-ukraine-ammunition.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57729156-82/armed-putin-ukraine-ammunition.html.csp">Letter: What if all Ukrainians were armed and Putin knew it?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-29T01:01:03.233-06:00">Updated Mar 29, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I wonder what the prognosis would have been in the Crimea, and futuristically in the Ukraine at large, if every homeowner had an AK-47 and a couple hundred rounds of ammunition ... and Mr. Putin knew it? Gordon Jacobs Salt Lake City</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> 57729156@www.sltrib.com Sat, 29 Mar 2014 01:01:03 MDT Letter: Answer to unwanted pregnancy is adoption, not abortion http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57724616-82/abortion-child-adoption-pregnancy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57724616-82/abortion-child-adoption-pregnancy.html.csp">Letter: Answer to unwanted pregnancy is adoption, not abortion</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T01:01:02.812-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Re Carol J. Conners’ letter “Abortion sometimes prevents a horrible life,” (Forum, March 23): Ms. Conners writes that abortion can spare a child some possible future physical abuse by a mother who does not want it. But may I suggest another option. It’s called adoption. If a woman becomes pregnant through consensual intercourse and does not want the child, there are thousands of couples across the country who are childless and long to have a family. If a couple engages in sex that leads to a...</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> 57724616@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 01:01:02 MDT Letter: Why does PBS abandon excellent programs during fundraising? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57693327-82/pbs-fundraising-abandon-television.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57693327-82/pbs-fundraising-abandon-television.html.csp">Letter: Why does PBS abandon excellent programs during fundraising?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-19T05:56:45.677-06:00">Updated Mar 19, 2014 05:56AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Alas, it’s fundraising time again at local PBS affiliates KUED and KBYU. I know; it makes me sad, too. I understand the need for fundraising, but what I can’t fathom is why, in this two-week period, station managers forsake the very superior programming, which draws discerning viewers to PBS, in favor of mind numbingly dull tripe not aired at any other time of the year. I love PBS. But a couple of times every year, I’m forced to abandon the oasis of public television and wander that vast waste...</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> 57693327@www.sltrib.com Wed, 19 Mar 2014 05:56:45 MDT NFL: Indianapolis Colts owner Irsay arrested for DWI http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57693437-77/irsay-colts-indianapolis-arrested.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57693437-77/irsay-colts-indianapolis-arrested.html.csp">NFL: Indianapolis Colts owner Irsay arrested for DWI</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHARLES D. WILSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-17T23:20:18.866-06:00">Updated Mar 17, 2014 11:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Indianapolis • Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay has been arrested on suspicion of intoxicated driving, authorities said Monday. Irsay was arrested Sunday night in the northern Indianapolis suburb of Carmel on preliminary charges of driving while intoxicated and possession of a controlled substance, Hamilton County Sheriff’s Department Deputy Bryant Orem said. Irsay, 54, is being held at the Noblesville jail under $22,500 bond, Orem said. Myra Borshoff Cook, a spokeswoman for Irsay, declined to...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576934372014-03-17T23:20:18.866-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-17T23:20:18.866-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57693437@www.sltrib.com Mon, 17 Mar 2014 23:20:18 MDT Confused Japanese tourists trigger highway pursuit in S. Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57599022-78/horne-car-utah-couple.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57599022-78/horne-car-utah-couple.html.csp">Confused Japanese tourists trigger highway pursuit in S. Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRADY McCOMBS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-25T20:35:57.092-06:00">Updated Feb 25, 2014 08:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City • The first night in the United States for a family of Japanese tourists ended with the parents being pulled from their rental car at gunpoint with their young son watching after their confusion about American traffic laws set off a high-speed pursuit in southern Utah. The pursuit began at 1 a.m. Saturday on Interstate 15 near the Utah-Arizona border when the couple’s car was spotted going just 37 mph and swerving between lanes, said Lt. Brad Horne, Utah Highway Patrol’s DUI unit ...</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> 57599022@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Feb 2014 20:35:57 MDT California couple finds $10M gold-coin bonanza http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57597021-68/coins-gold-couple-kagin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57597021-68/coins-gold-couple-kagin.html.csp">California couple finds $10M gold-coin bonanza</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN ROGERS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-25T12:03:01.579-06:00">Updated Feb 25, 2014 12:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • A Northern California couple out walking their dog on their Gold Country property stumbled across a modern-day bonanza: $10 million in rare, mint-condition gold coins buried in the shadow of an old tree. Nearly all of the 1,427 coins, dating from 1847 to 1894, are in uncirculated, mint condition, said David Hall, co-founder of Professional Coin Grading Service of Santa Ana, which recently authenticated them. Although the face value of the gold pieces only adds up to about $27,000, ...</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> 57597021@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Feb 2014 12:03:01 MDT