DECISION - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/DECISION News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NFL: Vikings bar Adrian Peterson from team activities http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58424378-77/peterson-vikings-team-adrian.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58424378-77/peterson-vikings-team-adrian.html.csp">NFL: Vikings bar Adrian Peterson from team activities</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JON KRAWCZYNSKI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T21:51:01.993-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 09:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Minneapolis • The Minnesota Vikings changed course early Wednesday and decided in the middle of the night to put star running back Adrian Peterson on hiatus while he deals with a felony child-abuse charge in Texas. Vikings owners Zygi Wilf and Mark Wilf said they made they move after “further reflection” and concluded it was best for the Vikings and for Peterson, their All-Pro workhorse who has played his entire NFL career with Minnesota and is accused of injuring his 4-year-old son by spanking...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584243782014-09-17T21:51:01.993-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-17T21:51:01.993-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58424378@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:51:01 MDT Auto racing: Grand jury will weigh Tony Stewart case http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58422407-77/stewart-case-grand-jury.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58422407-77/stewart-case-grand-jury.html.csp">Auto racing: Grand jury will weigh Tony Stewart case</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T06:46:10.137-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 06:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A grand jury will decide whether NASCAR driver Tony Stewart will be charged in the August death of a fellow driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York, a prosecutor said Tuesday. Ontario County District Attorney Michael Tantillo said he made the decision to present the case to a grand jury after reviewing evidence collected by county sheriff’s investigators. Tantillo could have determined there was not enough evidence to support charges and dropped the case, but instead announced his deci...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584224072014-09-17T06:46:10.137-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-17T06:46:10.137-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58422407@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 06:46:10 MDT Appeals court: Hateful poem sent to professor a form of free speech http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58417752-78/court-heineman-email-poem.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58417752-78/court-heineman-email-poem.html.csp">Appeals court: Hateful poem sent to professor a form of free speech</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T07:39:18.064-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 07:39AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Aaron Michael Heineman wrote a University of Utah professor a poem filled with threats and hate. On Monday, a federal appeals court found that he was well within his rights to do so, and that merely threatening to kill someone isn’t necessarily a crime. “The district court found that [Heineman] knowingly sent an email that caused the recipient to reasonably fear bodily harm,” the court wrote. “[Heineman] argues that his conviction violated the First Amendment because the court did not also find...</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> 58417752@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 07:39:18 MDT CBS: Rihanna out of NFL telecast http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58420282-77/cbs-rihanna-thursday-nfl.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58420282-77/cbs-rihanna-thursday-nfl.html.csp">CBS: Rihanna out of NFL telecast</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID BAUDER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T16:15:53.397-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 04:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • CBS and Rihanna are splitting up, more fallout from the Ray Rice domestic violence incident and the turmoil it has caused for the NFL. The network said Tuesday it was permanently editing a song featuring Rihanna’s voice out of its Thursday night NFL telecasts — after the singer issued a profane tweet about it. A portion of Jay-Z’s “Run This Town” featuring Rihanna was cut from last Thursday’s Baltimore Ravens vs. Pittsburgh Steelers game because CBS was covering the controversy over R...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584202822014-09-17T16:15:53.397-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-17T16:15:53.397-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58420282@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:15:53 MDT Bride would like to honor both fathers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58394681-223/bride-wants-parents-carolyn.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58394681-223/bride-wants-parents-carolyn.html.csp">Bride would like to honor both fathers</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-16T01:01:02.556-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dear Carolyn • Long story short, I left my then husband for my current husband when my kids were 5 and 7. They spent time with bio dad, but basically lived with me and their stepfather. Fast-forward 19 years. Our daughter is getting married and wants to have both of them walk her down the aisle. She wants to honor both men as they were both fathers to her. Understandably bio dad is not comfortable with this and told her because he is her biological dad it should be his privilege. Stepfather is 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> 58394681@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 01:01:02 MDT High court favors biologist allegedly poisoned by nerve gas http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58407723-78/bayless-court-decision-dugway.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58407723-78/bayless-court-decision-dugway.html.csp">High court favors biologist allegedly poisoned by nerve gas</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-16T17:35:38.522-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 05:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Colorado woman, who contends she was exposed to nerve gas while working near Dugway Proving Grounds, won a victory Friday in 10th Circuit Court. Carolyn Bayless began to suffer from a mysterious illness 16 years ago, and as her condition deteriorated, she sought answers. She was finally convinced in 2008 that she had been exposed to nerve gas from an Army testing facility and filed a claim in the U.S. District Court of Utah. The Army asserted, though, that she knew enough about her claim by 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> 58407723@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:35:38 MDT Obama chief of staff pledges action on immigration http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58404319-68/obama-act-immigration-lawmakers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58404319-68/obama-act-immigration-lawmakers.html.csp">Obama chief of staff pledges action on immigration</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ERICA WERNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T20:23:52.221-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 08:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • President Barack Obama will act on his own by year’s end to remake the nation’s fractured immigration system, and he will go as far as he can under the law, the White House chief of staff told frustrated Latino lawmakers Thursday. Chief of staff Denis McDonough made the commitments in a closed-door meeting at the Capitol with members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus. Like other Latinos and immigrants rights’ activists the lawmakers were fuming over Obama’s decision Saturday, ma...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584043192014-09-11T20:23:52.221-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-11T20:23:52.221-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58404319@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 20:23:52 MDT MasterCard loses EU court battle over fees http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58402085-79/fees-court-mastercard-battle.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58402085-79/fees-court-mastercard-battle.html.csp">MasterCard loses EU court battle over fees</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T09:05:02.167-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 09:05AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Brussels • The European Union’s highest court has thrown out an appeal by MasterCard against a decision by the bloc’s antitrust authority to scrap some of its fees charged to merchants. The ruling by the 28-nation bloc’s Court of Justice on Thursday closes MasterCard’s seven-year-old battle against a decision made by the EU’s competition watchdog. The judges in Luxembourg confirmed a 2012 ruling against by a lower EU court, saying the relevant fees cannot be seen as “objectively necessary” since...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584020852014-09-11T09:05:02.167-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-11T09:05:02.167-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58402085@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 09:05:02 MDT Same-sex marriage heading for Supreme Court vote? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58395254-68/court-marriage-gay-supreme.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58395254-68/court-marriage-gay-supreme.html.csp">Same-sex marriage heading for Supreme Court vote?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARK SHERMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T20:49:02.137-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 08:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Both sides in the gay marriage debate agree on one thing: It’s time for the Supreme Court to settle the matter. Even a justice recently said she thinks so, too. The emerging consensus makes it likely that the justices soon will agree to take up the question of whether the Constitution forbids states from defining marriage as the union of a man and a woman. A final ruling isn’t likely before June 2015, but a decision to get involved could come as soon as the end of this month. “I do...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583952542014-09-09T20:49:02.137-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-09T20:49:02.137-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58395254@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 20:49:02 MDT Report: CEO made wrong decision before crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58395291-79/report-crash-appleton-micron.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58395291-79/report-crash-appleton-micron.html.csp">Report: CEO made wrong decision before crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEITH RIDLER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T19:06:01.46-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 07:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boise • The likely causes of a 2012 airplane crash that killed the head of memory chip maker Micron are a decrease in engine power during takeoff and the man’s ill-fated decision to turn the experimental plane around rather than make an emergency landing, federal investigators say. In a new report, the National Transportation Safety Board says fire damage at the crash site next to a runway at the Boise airport made it impossible to know if the engine power reduction was mechanical or a decision ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583952912014-09-09T19:06:01.46-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-09T19:06:01.46-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58395291@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 19:06:01 MDT Court blocks pollution rules for Wyoming power plants http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58395240-79/wyoming-court-epa-pollution.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58395240-79/wyoming-court-epa-pollution.html.csp">Court blocks pollution rules for Wyoming power plants</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BEN NEARY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T19:06:16.323-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 07:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cheyenne • The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency can’t force several Wyoming power plants to install new pollution-control equipment while the state’s legal challenge to federal regulations plays out in court, an appeals court panel ruled Tuesday. Wyoming has proposed less stringent pollution controls on coal-fired power plants than those the EPA says are required to reduce regional haze in national parks and wilderness areas. Wyoming has appealed the federal agency’s rejection of aspects of ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583952402014-09-09T19:06:16.323-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-09T19:06:16.323-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58395240@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 19:06:16 MDT Federal proposal to protect wolverines withdrawn http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58289362-78/wildlife-wolverine-decision-wolverines.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58289362-78/wildlife-wolverine-decision-wolverines.html.csp">Federal proposal to protect wolverines withdrawn</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By brett prettyman</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T21:09:49.513-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 09:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Climate change may be impacting wolverines in North America, but federal officials have decided that’s not enough to warrant protection under the Endangered Species Act. Dan Ashe, director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), announced Tuesday that his agency was withdrawing its proposal to list the wolverine as a threatened species. But he added the agency is not ignoring the real threat of climate change to North American wildlife. “We consider climate change among the most significa...</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> 58289362@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 21:09:49 MDT Obama to wait until after election to act on immigration http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58381629-68/obama-immigration-president-decision.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58381629-68/obama-immigration-president-decision.html.csp">Obama to wait until after election to act on immigration</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM KUHNHENN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-06T18:50:04.26-06:00">Updated Sep 6, 2014 06:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Caught between competing political demands over immigration, President Barack Obama will now wait until after the November election to take executive action that could shield millions of immigrants from deportation and ignite a clash over the extent of his presidential authority. Obama’s decision abandons a pledge he made June 30 to act quickly after summer’s end, and it prompted an immediate and furious backlash from immigration advocates. But in the past several weeks, the pressu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583816292014-09-06T18:50:04.26-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-06T18:50:04.26-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58381629@www.sltrib.com Sat, 06 Sep 2014 18:50:04 MDT Clinton: 2016 decision likely by early next year http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58378177-68/clinton-2016-decision-likely.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58378177-68/clinton-2016-decision-likely.html.csp">Clinton: 2016 decision likely by early next year</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T11:00:04.308-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 11:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mexico City • Hillary Rodham Clinton says she will likely make a decision on whether to run for president around the beginning of the new year. The former U.S. Secretary of State, senator and first lady says her background gives her a “unique vantage point” to bring to the White House should she run in 2016. She was asked about her intentions Friday at an event in Mexico City honoring thousands of scholarship students supported by the Telmex Foundation, one of several charitable organizations un...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583781772014-09-05T11:00:04.308-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-05T11:00:04.308-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58378177@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 11:00:04 MDT Idaho rejects oil company request to exclude feds http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58377846-68/idaho-agency-decision-alta.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58377846-68/idaho-agency-decision-alta.html.csp">Idaho rejects oil company request to exclude feds</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEITH RIDLER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T09:18:02.41-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 09:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boise, Idaho • Idaho officials have rejected a Texas company’s request to exclude federal lands and potential royalties from what is believed to be a profitable natural gas field in the southwest part of the state. The five-member Idaho Oil and Gas Conservation Commission struggled on Thursday before voting 3-2 in a decision that went against Houston-based oil company Alta Mesa’s petition to omit 187 acres of Bureau of Land Management land from a 615-acre drilling unit. “This means the BLM and 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> 58377846@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 09:18:02 MDT J. LaMoine Jenson, Utah polygamist leader, dies at 79. http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58373398-78/jenson-aub-church-watson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58373398-78/jenson-aub-church-watson.html.csp">J. LaMoine Jenson, Utah polygamist leader, dies at 79.</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T09:27:57.621-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 09:27AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">J. LaMoine Jenson, president of the Apostolic United Brethren — Utah’s most public polygamous church — died Tuesday from colon cancer. He was 79. Jenson died at his home in Eagle Mountain. David Watson, a member of the AUB’s priesthood council and a spokesman for the group, said Jenson suffered from cancer for almost five years. The disease forced Jenson to abandon day-to-day operations of Jenson Lumber in Draper, the business he founded. Between 5,000 and 7,500 people across the West, as wel...</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> 58373398@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 09:27:57 MDT Letter: SUU decision shows ‘atmosphere of hate’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58373919-82/suu-atmosphere-harry-hate.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58373919-82/suu-atmosphere-harry-hate.html.csp">Letter: SUU decision shows ‘atmosphere of hate’</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T13:56:02.357-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 01:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Let me add my name to those outraged by SUU’s decision to let political zealots pay to remove Harry Reid’s name from the building that was named for him. It is insulting, not just to Sen. Reid, who will never again feel welcome at his alma mater, but to SUU, because they have allowed the integrity of the institution to be purchased by small-minded right-wing fanatics. The atmosphere of hate that surfaces when things like this happen in Utah is one of the reasons we Latter-day Saints are viewed ...</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> 58373919@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 13:56:02 MDT Reduced endangered bluefin tuna catch suggested http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58373679-79/catch-bluefin-tuna-fisheries.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58373679-79/catch-bluefin-tuna-fisheries.html.csp">Reduced endangered bluefin tuna catch suggested</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ELAINE KURTENBACH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T09:56:02.294-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 09:56AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tokyo • The multi-nation fisheries body that monitors most of the Pacific Ocean has recommended cutting the catch of juvenile bluefin tuna to half of its average level in 2002-2004, a move that conservationists say is only an initial step toward saving the endangered species. The Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission announced the decision Thursday following an annual meeting in Fukuoka, a city in western Japan. The commission, a grouping of more than 20 nations that monitors the west...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583736792014-09-04T09:56:02.294-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-04T09:56:02.294-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58373679@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 09:56:02 MDT NYC St. Patrick’s Day Parade to allow 1 gay group http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58369008-68/parade-gay-group-march.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58369008-68/parade-gay-group-march.html.csp">NYC St. Patrick’s Day Parade to allow 1 gay group</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T19:04:41.026-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 07:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A decision by organizers of the city’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade to allow one gay organization to march is a disappointment after decades of fighting by gay groups for full participation, several advocates said Wednesday. Some were dismayed that the organizers had chosen just one lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender group to participate next year after ending a ban on them. Others expressed continuing mistrust. Nathan Schaefer, executive director of Empire State Pride Agenda, called...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583690082014-09-03T19:04:41.026-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-03T19:04:41.026-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58369008@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 19:04:41 MDT Unified policeman cleared in Taylorsville shooting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58352952-78/roskelley-wyant-decision-gun.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58352952-78/roskelley-wyant-decision-gun.html.csp">Unified policeman cleared in Taylorsville shooting</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T23:28:43.139-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Salt Lake County District Attorney’s Office has cleared a Unified Police officer of shooting and wounding a man earlier this month. On Aug. 1, Unified Police Chief Tracy Wyant shot Jared Roskelley, 31, after he had pointed a .40 caliber Glock at Wyant and another officer, according to the district attorney’s decision clearing Wyant. A third officer later overheard Roskelley, while he was being treated at the hospital, say that he “didn’t want to hurt anyone. I just pointed the gun at them 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> 58352952@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:28:43 MDT