CUSTOMERS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CUSTOMERS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Portland plans reservoir flush after teen cited http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57829253-68/reservoir-portland-shaff-bureau.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57829253-68/reservoir-portland-shaff-bureau.html.csp">Portland plans reservoir flush after teen cited</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVEN DUBOIS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T19:31:00.033-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 07:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Portland, Ore. • Call it the Big Flush 2, and this time the sequel promises to be much bigger than the original. Portland officials said Wednesday they are flushing away millions of gallons of treated water for the second time in less than three years because someone urinated into a city reservoir. In June 2011, the city drained a 7.5 million-gallon reservoir at Mount Tabor in southeast Portland. This time, 38 million gallons from a different reservoir at the same location will be discarded afte...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57829253@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:31:00 MDT Financial advice for people who aren’t rich http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57822073-79/financial-customers-advice-companies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57822073-79/financial-customers-advice-companies.html.csp">Financial advice for people who aren’t rich</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RON LIEBER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> New York Times News Service</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T13:29:08.303-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 01:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For a couple of years now, a number of entrepreneurs have been racing to solve the same problem: the financial services industry’s persistent inability to provide personalized advice and appropriate investments at a reasonable price to customers who are not rich. It was easy at first for established players to dismiss companies like Betterment, Wealthfront and LearnVest as robo-advisers, niche services or certain failures. That line of thinking wrote their offerings off as training wheels for kn...</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> 57822073@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:29:08 MDT Merge with caution http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57821863-82/cable-merger-comcast-clear.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57821863-82/cable-merger-comcast-clear.html.csp">Merge with caution</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T16:44:28.122-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 04:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In the hot debate over the proposed Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger, there are two competing versions of reality. In one, increasingly massive communications firms gobble up ever-larger shares of various, increasingly interrelated markets, magnifying the power they wield against innovators who threaten the old business model and against customers already suffering from high bills and poor service. In that world, stopping the Comcast merger would prevent a bad situation from getting worse. In t...</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> 57821863@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:44:28 MDT Power outage leaves Midvale in the dark http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57808330-78/outage-power-oler-affected.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57808330-78/outage-power-oler-affected.html.csp">Power outage leaves Midvale in the dark</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jim Dalrymple II</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T22:15:33.633-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 10:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hundreds of people spent several hours without power Friday after an outage struck Midvale. The outage began about 3 p.m. and affected 1,600 customers, according to Rocky Mountain Power spokeswoman Margaret Oler. Crews were on scene at 5 p.m. repairing the lines. Power returned to most customers by 7:40 p.m., and the entire outage ended about 8:15 p.m. Oler said the outage resulted from a problem with underground power lines, though she did not have more information. Oler also did not know the e...</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> 57808330@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 22:15:33 MDT Salt Lake City to offer sewer and water line insurance http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57802133-90/customers-homeserve-infrastructure-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57802133-90/customers-homeserve-infrastructure-lake.html.csp">Salt Lake City to offer sewer and water line insurance</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T21:47:31.255-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 09:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City officials announced Thursday they will offer residents insurance against broken water and sewer lines. The voluntary program offered through Connecticut-based HomeServe USA will cost $3.99 per month for water lines and $6.99 per month for sewer lines. Jeff Niermeyer, director of the Department of Public Utilities, said residents are responsible for those residential lines that branch from main water and sewer lines. Repairs for those lines can be as expensive as $5,000 to $7,000...</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> 57802133@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 21:47:31 MDT Car rental companies ramp up exotic offerings http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57785861-68/rental-car-cars-exotic.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57785861-68/rental-car-cars-exotic.html.csp">Car rental companies ramp up exotic offerings</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHELLE RINDELS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T10:49:46.236-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 10:49AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • There’s a chance now for the middle class to feel like movie stars. Or for a movie star to feel like a movie star away from home. In the past few years, some of the biggest car rental companies have added the finest cars money can buy to their fleets. Alongside the practical Toyotas and Fords are Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Bentleys, Aston Martins and Teslas, to name a few. They don’t come cheaply, of course. But, in some ways, that’s beside the point. “We try to sell a lifestyle, not ju...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577858612014-04-08T10:49:46.236-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-08T10:49:46.236-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57785861@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 10:49:46 MDT Letter: Porsche maker fairly competes in marketplace, insurance companies don’t http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57785962-82/industry-insurance-porsche-value.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57785962-82/industry-insurance-porsche-value.html.csp">Letter: Porsche maker fairly competes in marketplace, insurance companies don’t</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T12:39:17.484-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 12:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Toddlers have not yet learned to distinguish “dada” from other men and so call them all “dada.” Likewise, Phil Palmintere (“Why not give everyone a Porsche as well as health care?” Forum, April 5) has not yet learned to distinguish industries in which market forces work (e.g., the automobile industry) from those in which they do not (e.g., the insurance industry). Market forces work when they compel industries to compete on price and/or innovation. Thus, Porsches evolved from the P1 design of ...</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> 57785962@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 12:39:17 MDT Rocky Mountain to start using reusable envelopes for bills http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57765054-79/million-bills-envelopes-mountain.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57765054-79/million-bills-envelopes-mountain.html.csp">Rocky Mountain to start using reusable envelopes for bills</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Vince Horiuchi</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-03T13:22:08.895-06:00">Updated Apr 3, 2014 01:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beginning this month, Rocky Mountain Power is sending out its bills to customers with reusable envelopes in an effort to be more green. “Last year alone, we sent more than 16 million return envelopes to customers, yet only 5 million were used to return payments,” said Karen Gilmore, Rocky Mountain Power vice president of customer service. “With reusable envelopes we’re eliminating the need for a separate return envelope. This change has the potential to conserve up to 1 million pounds of wood, 3...</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> 57765054@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Apr 2014 13:22:08 MDT Layton man arrested in alleged screen-printing fraud scam http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57761559-78/arrested-customers-layton-orders.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57761559-78/arrested-customers-layton-orders.html.csp">Layton man arrested in alleged screen-printing fraud scam</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-02T20:17:05.16-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 08:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Police have arrested a Layton screenprinter accused of bilking customers out of more than $72,000 by taking deposits on clothing orders and never providing the printed items. The man, 39, was arrested Tuesday according to Layton police. He is charged with 11 counts of communication fraud and one count of pattern of unlawful activity, all second-degree felonies. According to charging documents filed last week, the man approached various businesses from 2009 to 2012 and claimed his company, Image ...</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> 57761559@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 20:17:05 MDT Federal Trade Commission orders Apple to pay back parents http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57740250-79/apple-parents-purchases-app.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57740250-79/apple-parents-purchases-app.html.csp">Federal Trade Commission orders Apple to pay back parents</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Vince Horiuchi</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T15:50:01.821-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 03:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Federal Trade Commission has approved a settlement between Apple and angry parents who say they were unfairly charged when their kids bought in-app purchases on their iPhones or iPads without the parents’ approval. In the complaint, the FTC alleged that Apple failed to tell parents that entering a password one time while making an initial purchase also approved subsequent purchases for a 15-minute window in which unlimited charges could be made without authorization. The complaint provided e...</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> 57740250@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 15:50:01 MDT Taylorsville Family Dollar robbers may have hit store before http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57752361-78/black-store-customers-hoyal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57752361-78/black-store-customers-hoyal.html.csp">Taylorsville Family Dollar robbers may have hit store before</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="2014-03-31T14:13:27.794-06:00">Updated Mar 31, 2014 02:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Unified Police want the public’s help in putting two brazen gunmen who robbed a Taylorsville business and its customers behind bars. UPD Lt. Justin Hoyal said the suspects, both brandishing handguns, burst into the Family Dollar Store at 1649 W. 4200 South about 9:40 a.m. Sunday. They forced two customers to the floor and robbed them of personal items, and demanded and received an unspecified amount of cash from three store employees before fleeing on foot. One of the employees was able to break...</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> 57752361@www.sltrib.com Mon, 31 Mar 2014 14:13:27 MDT Rocky Mountain Power restores service to last of southeastern Utah outage areas http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57752518-78/power-monday-aneth-areas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57752518-78/power-monday-aneth-areas.html.csp">Rocky Mountain Power restores service to last of southeastern Utah outage areas</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="2014-03-31T14:14:16.273-06:00">Updated Mar 31, 2014 02:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Services to the last of nearly 4,000 southeastern Utah customers of Rocky Mountain Power left in the dark over the weekend by power-pole toppling winds were restored by Monday afternoon. In the wake of gusts topping 70 mph, nine poles went down triggering outages in the Scofield, Aneth and Montezuma Creek areas Sunday night. By dawn Monday, that number had been reduced to 789 — 741 in the Aneth and Montezuma Creek areas and 48 in the Scofield region. Complete restoration of power was achieved by...</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> 57752518@www.sltrib.com Mon, 31 Mar 2014 14:14:16 MDT Rocky Mountain Power crews quickly restore service in W. Jordan http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57738841-78/power-crews-customers-fire.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57738841-78/power-crews-customers-fire.html.csp">Rocky Mountain Power crews quickly restore service in W. Jordan</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="2014-03-27T13:36:49.512-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 01:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A West Jordan power outage triggered by a pole fire Thursday morning left about 575 customers without electricity. Rocky Mountain Power crews had fully restored service by 9:04 a.m., about 35 minutes after the first was spotted near 3200 West and 7800 South. The resulting outage affected customers within the 84084 ZIP code, the utility reported. The specific cause of the fire was under investigation, but was believed related to a morning snowstorm that hit parts of the Salt Lake Valley. remims@...</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> 57738841@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 13:36:49 MDT Screenprinter charged with bilking customers out of $72,000 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57731360-78/customers-orders-72000-bilking.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57731360-78/customers-orders-72000-bilking.html.csp">Screenprinter charged with bilking customers out of $72,000</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-25T22:09:02.041-06:00">Updated Mar 25, 2014 10:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Layton screenprinter is accused of bilking customers out of more than $72,000 by taking deposits on clothing orders and never providing the printed items. In charges filed Tuesday, investigators wrote that the man, 39, approached various businesses from 2009 to 2012 and claimed his company, Image Wear Utah, was offering products at a discount because a large cancelled order left him with extra inventory. The man asked for a 50 percent deposit, but did not provide the printed clothing. As dead...</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> 57731360@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Mar 2014 22:09:02 MDT Wendy’s launches smartphone pay system in U.S. restaurants http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57712637-79/wendy-mobile-customers-app.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57712637-79/wendy-mobile-customers-app.html.csp">Wendy’s launches smartphone pay system in U.S. restaurants</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CANDICE CHOI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Food Industry Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-21T12:06:09.602-06:00">Updated Mar 21, 2014 12:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Wendy’s is rolling out a program that lets customers pay using their smartphones, following a similar plans unveiled by Burger King this week. The Wendy’s Co., based in Dublin, Ohio, has been testing the mobile payment option over the past year and said the majority of its roughly 5,800 U.S. locations are now ready to accept the payments. The move reflects a push by fast-food chains to court younger customers by tapping into the attachment they have to their phones. “If they want to c...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577126372014-03-21T12:06:09.602-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-21T12:06:09.602-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57712637@www.sltrib.com Fri, 21 Mar 2014 12:06:09 MDT Salt Lake City police seek pepper-spray bandits http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57697006-78/lake-salt-pepper-spray.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57697006-78/lake-salt-pepper-spray.html.csp">Salt Lake City police seek pepper-spray bandits</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="2014-03-18T13:15:40.855-06:00">Updated Mar 18, 2014 01:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A hoodie-clad duo armed with pepper spray left staff and customers of a Salt Lake City store with burning eyes and coughing for air in the wake of a robbery. Now, Salt Lake City police have released security camera images from the Saturday holdup at the Family Dollar Store at 857 N. Redwood Road in hopes someone will recognize the bandits. The men, both wearing ski masks, entered the store just before 10 p.m. Saturday. One suspect wore a dark hooded sweat jacket and matching sweat pants, while t...</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> 57697006@www.sltrib.com Tue, 18 Mar 2014 13:15:40 MDT Starbucks to let customers tip with mobile payment app http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57670135-79/starbucks-mobile-tip-tips.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57670135-79/starbucks-mobile-tip-tips.html.csp">Starbucks to let customers tip with mobile payment app</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CANDICE CHOI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Food Industry Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-12T08:01:02.372-06:00">Updated Mar 12, 2014 08:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Starbucks will soon let customers leave tips with its mobile payment app, which raises the question — how often do people tip their baristas? The coffee chain says the mobile tipping option, which it announced more than a year ago, will be available on its updated app for iPhones starting March 19. The rollout comes as the company’s app has surged in popularity, with roughly one out of every 10 purchases now made with a mobile device. After paying with the app, Starbucks says customer...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576701352014-03-12T08:01:02.372-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-12T08:01:02.372-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57670135@www.sltrib.com Wed, 12 Mar 2014 08:01:02 MDT Netflix speeds for Comcast customers finally go up http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57665411-79/netflix-comcast-internet-video.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57665411-79/netflix-comcast-internet-video.html.csp">Netflix speeds for Comcast customers finally go up</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Vince Horiuchi</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-11T21:05:44.496-06:00">Updated Mar 11, 2014 09:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Perhaps Comcast Internet subscribers will finally be able to watch “House of Cards” without the video stopping every five minutes to buffer. Netflix, the video streaming service that is the home to such cult shows as the political drama starring Kevin Spacey and the prison drama, “Orange is the New Black,” reported that the average Internet speed on its service for Comcast customers has finally gone up in February after four-straight months of declines. That might be because Netflix came to an ...</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> 57665411@www.sltrib.com Tue, 11 Mar 2014 21:05:44 MDT American Airlines, JetBlue ending agreement http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57659612-79/american-agreement-airlines-ending.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57659612-79/american-agreement-airlines-ending.html.csp">American Airlines, JetBlue ending agreement</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-10T20:13:36.165-06:00">Updated Mar 10, 2014 08:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • American Airlines and JetBlue Airways Corp. are ending an agreement that allowed travelers to add connections to their itinerary on each other’s aircraft. The termination of the interline sales agreement is effective Monday. The companies also said that they are ending a reciprocal frequent flyer program accrual agreement. Travelers won’t earn miles or points when traveling on eligible routes run by the other airline beginning April 1. All American AAdvantage miles or JetBlue TrueBlue...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576596122014-03-10T20:13:36.165-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-10T20:13:36.165-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57659612@www.sltrib.com Mon, 10 Mar 2014 20:13:36 MDT Market Street Broiler near Utah campus adds an Oyster Bar http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57630979-223/bar-oyster-street-market.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57630979-223/bar-oyster-street-market.html.csp">Market Street Broiler near Utah campus adds an Oyster Bar</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="2014-03-07T09:08:58.467-06:00">Updated Mar 7, 2014 09:08AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">One of Salt Lake City’s newest bars has a familiar name and location. The Oyster Bar opened in mid-February inside the venerable Market Street Broiler at 260 S. 1300 East. When compared to the three other Oyster Bars — connected to the Market Street restaurants in downtown, Cottonwood and South Jordan — this new sibling is small. It has just six tables and four booths carved out of the existing upstairs dining area. To regular Broiler customers, it may seem that little has changed in the space,...</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> 57630979@www.sltrib.com Fri, 07 Mar 2014 09:08:58 MDT