DIVISION - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/DIVISION News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah forecast: A cooler, but smoky, northern Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58358476-78/utah-lake-northern-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58358476-78/utah-lake-northern-salt.html.csp">Utah forecast: A cooler, but smoky, northern Utah</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="2014-08-31T10:33:11.7-06:00">Updated Aug 31, 2014 10:33AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Labor Day weekend air might feel comfortable for northern Utah, but it’s less than healthy. A cold front has chilled a sunny Salt Lake City to an expected high of 76 on Sunday, followed by a high of 79 on Monday. However, as wildfire smoke blows in from northern California and Oregon, the air quality remains only moderate in Salt Lake, Tooele, Utah, Davis, Weber, Box Elder and Cache counties, according to the Utah Division of Air Quality. “If smoke becomes thick, persons with existing heart ...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58358476@www.sltrib.com Sun, 31 Aug 2014 10:33:11 MDT NFL: Seattle looks to continue reign in loaded NFC West http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58344549-77/nfc-season-west-seahawks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58344549-77/nfc-season-west-seahawks.html.csp">NFL: Seattle looks to continue reign in loaded NFC West</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TIM BOOTH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T23:43:33.479-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Forget about the NFC Worst. Last year proved the NFC West is the deepest division in the NFL. Whether it was San Francisco and Seattle, the league’s best rivalry, meeting in the NFC championship game, or the Seahawks posting the most lopsided Super Bowl victory in two decades by routing Denver, the profile of the NFC West is drastically different from a few years ago. NFC West depth goes beyond just the Seahawks. The four teams combined to go 42-22 a year ago, the best of any division, and could...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583445492014-08-30T23:43:33.479-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-30T23:43:33.479-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58344549@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 23:43:33 MDT NFL: Panthers look to make history, repeat in NFC South http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58344558-77/panthers-south-nfc-saints.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58344558-77/panthers-south-nfc-saints.html.csp">NFL: Panthers look to make history, repeat in NFC South</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE REED</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T23:43:33.441-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers will need to rewrite history if they hope to repeat as NFC South champions this season. It won’t be easy. No team has won back-to-back NFC South division titles since the league realigned in 2002. The Panthers are in a division stacked with formidable foes — not to mention tremendously talented quarterbacks — in Atlanta and New Orleans. And Tampa Bay is considered a dark horse under new coach Lovie Smith. The Saints and Falcons have grabbed headlines with the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583445582014-08-30T23:43:33.441-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-30T23:43:33.441-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58344558@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 23:43:33 MDT NFL: Foles has the Eagles favored in weak NFC East http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58344560-77/foles-eagles-east-nfc.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58344560-77/foles-eagles-east-nfc.html.csp">NFL: Foles has the Eagles favored in weak NFC East</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ROB MAADDI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T23:43:33.403-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Eli Manning has two Super Bowl rings. Tony Romo makes the most money. RG3 is arguably the most talented. Nick Foles? Well, he just might be the best quarterback in the NFC East. “I’m not trying to be someone else, I’m just taking it in stride,” Foles said. “This year is a little different, and there’s going to be a little more on my plate, but it’s just been a gradual growth through the last couple years to get to this point.” Foles had one of the best statistical seasons in NFL history as he le...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583445602014-08-30T23:43:33.403-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-30T23:43:33.403-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58344560@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 23:43:33 MDT NFL: NFC North has potential for plenty of points http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58344565-77/bears-nfc-vikings-north.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58344565-77/bears-nfc-vikings-north.html.csp">NFL: NFC North has potential for plenty of points</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVE CAMPBELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Pro Football Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T23:43:33.366-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Green Bay’s grab of the NFC North for the third straight season, giving the Packers seven of the 12 titles since the division formed, was predictable. That unremarkable 8-7-1 record they won it with was the real surprise. Chicago took a step back, too, and Minnesota plummeted badly. Detroit was the only team with more victories than the previous year, but still had a losing mark and fired its coach. Such mediocrity, though, should not mask the abundance of elite talent that still exists in this ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583445652014-08-30T23:43:33.366-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-30T23:43:33.366-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58344565@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 23:43:33 MDT NFL: Colts ready to defend AFC South title with Luck http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58344570-77/colts-division-titans-tennessee.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58344570-77/colts-division-titans-tennessee.html.csp">NFL: Colts ready to defend AFC South title with Luck</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TERESA M. WALKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Pro Football Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T23:43:33.329-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Chasing the Indianapolis Colts never has been easy in the AFC South. First, the Titans, Jaguars and Texans all tried, and failed, to slow down Peyton Manning. Now, Andrew Luck has taken his turn atop the division. “You know when you have a great player like Andrew at quarterback that everyone’s going to set the bar high for achievement,” Colts owner Jim Irsay said. “So we won the division, we won a playoff game, and now it’s just a question of trying to get deeper.” The Colts have won eight of t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583445702014-08-30T23:43:33.329-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-30T23:43:33.329-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58344570@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 23:43:33 MDT GE in talks to sell its historic appliance division http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58297946-79/division-appliance-billion-electric.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58297946-79/division-appliance-billion-electric.html.csp">GE in talks to sell its historic appliance division</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JONATHAN FAHEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T15:22:02.686-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 03:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • General Electric confirmed it is considering the sale of its historic appliance division, part of its effort to focus on selling more complex and profitable industrial equipment. The confirmation came after the Swedish appliance maker Electrolux released a statement Thursday that it was in discussions to buy the business from GE, which is based in Fairfield, Conn. “GE is evaluating a wide range of strategic options for our appliances business, including discussions with Electrolux and...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582979462014-08-14T15:22:02.686-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T15:22:02.686-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58297946@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:22:02 MDT New rules help Utah snag immigrants’ illegal driver licenses http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207665-78/driver-license-utah-licenses.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207665-78/driver-license-utah-licenses.html.csp">New rules help Utah snag immigrants’ illegal driver licenses</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T14:28:49.116-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 02:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Forcing Utah drivers to prove their citizenship and identity for a license may have seemed like torture at times during the past five years, initially causing lines with waits that averaged more than three hours. But it has brought some results expected by lawmakers during heated immigration debates. Since the program started in 2010, the state found that 5,923 undocumented immigrants illegally had full driver licenses, obtained largely through use of Social Security numbers they should not hav...</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> 58207665@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:28:49 MDT Wal-Mart names new CEO of U.S. discount division http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58220761-79/mart-wal-simon-foran.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58220761-79/mart-wal-simon-foran.html.csp">Wal-Mart names new CEO of U.S. discount division</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">the Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T15:14:01.661-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 03:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Wal-Mart is replacing the chief of its U.S. discount stores in what could be an indication that it’s losing confidence that its largest business unit will rebound after more than a year of disappointing results. Greg Foran, who was promoted to president and CEO of Wal-Mart Asia earlier this year, will succeed Bill Simon, who had been CEO of Wal-Mart’s U.S. stores for four years, effective on Aug. 9. The move, which was announced Thursday, marks the company’s biggest management shake-u...</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> 58220761@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:14:01 MDT Temporary IDs offer former inmates a shot at a permanent life out of prison http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58160705-78/prison-state-inmates-ids.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58160705-78/prison-state-inmates-ids.html.csp">Temporary IDs offer former inmates a shot at a permanent life out of prison</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="2014-07-08T22:34:17.69-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 10:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Draper • There was little fanfare in the small room where Utah State Prison inmates sat on plastic chairs Tuesday, filling out papers with borrowed blue pens. They checked off boxes, filled out their name and date of birth. They answered yes or no questions, confirmed they were U.S. citizens. It wasn’t exciting. But, offenders and officials said, it’s so important. “Offenders would get out of prison and realize they can’t get a job, can’t get an apartment, can’t get anything without a state ID,...</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> 58160705@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 22:34:17 MDT