DIVISION - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/DIVISION News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Cougar released back into the wild after SLC adventure http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58440957-78/cougar-wildlife-division-east.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58440957-78/cougar-wildlife-division-east.html.csp">Cougar released back into the wild after SLC adventure</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="2014-09-22T22:47:41.206-06:00">Updated Sep 22, 2014 10:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 2-year-old cougar was back in the wild by mid-day Monday, perhaps a bit groggy but none the worse for its weekend game of cat-and-cop in east Salt Lake City. The 75-to-80-pound feline was first reported by alarmed residents about 3 p.m. Sunday. Police officers were dispatched to the area of Foothill Drive (2400 East) and Kensington Avenue (1500 South) and attempted to follow the animal without success. It was several hours more before the cougar was spotted again, along nearby Wasatch Drive. ...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58440957@www.sltrib.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 22:47:41 MDT Prep notes: Jordan’s Austin Kafentzis racking up state, national records http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58406572-190/percent-utah-yards-national.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58406572-190/percent-utah-yards-national.html.csp">Prep notes: Jordan’s Austin Kafentzis racking up state, national records</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Wharton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-13T23:43:27.05-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jordan’s fine senior quarterback Austin Kafentzis is garnering some national recognition as he continues to rewrite the Utah record book. MaxPreps has the Wisconsin-commit on its national player of the year watch. Going into Saturday’s game at Cherry Creek, Colo., the Beetdiggers are 3-0. For the season, Kafentzis had rushed 73 times for 597 yards and nine touchdowns and he completed 31 of 67 passes for 609 yards and six scores. According to Utah football stats expert George Felt, Kafentzis has...</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> 58406572@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:43:27 MDT MLB: Angels blank Mariners, clinch AL West title http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58428557-77/angels-paxton-wilson-field.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58428557-77/angels-paxton-wilson-field.html.csp">MLB: Angels blank Mariners, clinch AL West title</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GREG BEACHAM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T23:09:22.643-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 11:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Anaheim, Calif. • The Los Angeles Angels spent an hour after their shutout victory over Seattle waiting in the clubhouse, their eyes glued to televisions while the Oakland Athletics blew a ninth-inning lead. When the A’s were finally finished, the Angels roared up the tunnel and onto their home field, goggles in place and champagne bottles in hand. After a five-year wait and a few more minutes on ice, the Angels are AL West champions again. Los Angeles clinched the division title Wednesday night...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584285572014-09-18T23:09:22.643-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-18T23:09:22.643-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58428557@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:09:22 MDT Letter: Safer to treat them like wild animals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58406802-82/police-shootings-wild-animal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58406802-82/police-shootings-wild-animal.html.csp">Letter: Safer to treat them like wild animals</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T18:38:35.493-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 06:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I would like to offer an observation regarding the many recent fatal police shootings we have been reading about lately. Especially in light of the two most recent shootings described in the Tribune (“Police involved in two fatal shootings,” Sept. 11). Please observe and compare the contrasting methods and outcomes between our police and our Division of Natural Resources. Doesn’t it seems odd that our natural resources officers from the Division of Wildlife Services can corner a wild mountain l...</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> 58406802@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 18:38:35 MDT Park City mountain bikers lead prep series http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58406560-52/division-park-league-mountain.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58406560-52/division-park-league-mountain.html.csp">Park City mountain bikers lead prep series</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T23:23:00.22-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 11:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Though not sanctioned by the Utah High School Activities Association, the Utah High School Mountain Bike League is drawing competitors to its meets from all over the state. Park City captured the Division One team title in a meet September 6 at Soldier Hollow followed by Corner Canyon, Alta, Morgan and Skyline. Park City’s Sienna Leger Redel is the points leader for girls’ division one and two varsity while ParkCity’s Conner Patten leads the boys’ division and one two varsity rankings. The next ...</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> 58406560@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 23:23:00 MDT Paul Rolly: Earth to Herriman parents: Obama is the president http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58398483-90/sltrib-blaze-district-division.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58398483-90/sltrib-blaze-district-division.html.csp">Paul Rolly: Earth to Herriman parents: Obama is the president</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL ROLLY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T07:16:48.246-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 07:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I mentioned in Wednesday’s column the harassment teachers in Jordan School District received from some parents with too much time on their hands and who probably get all their news from Fox. Here is the rest of the story and a shout-out to the district for standing up to right-wing micromanagers and protecting academic freedom. I wrote about a Herriman High American government teacher who was in the cross hairs of some parents for displaying a Barack Obama poster on the opening day of school. H...</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> 58398483@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 07:16:48 MDT 2 telemarketers charged; both had ties to Swallow, Shurtleff http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58400464-78/christner-swallow-division-jensen.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58400464-78/christner-swallow-division-jensen.html.csp">2 telemarketers charged; both had ties to Swallow, Shurtleff</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="2014-09-12T15:07:38.766-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 03:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Prosecutors have filed charges against two telemarketers whose dealings with John Swallow and Mark Shurtleff have figured into “pay-to-play” allegations against the former Utah attorneys general. Aaron Vincent Christner and Ryan Scott Jensen each were charged Wednesday with two third-degree felony counts of violation of a cease-and-desist order. The Utah Division of Consumer Protection in 2011 ordered Christner and Jensen to stop telemarketing operations after they racked up $400,000 in fines r...</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> 58400464@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 15:07:38 MDT Utah Blaze ticket holders eligible for refunds http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58393518-77/blaze-division-ticket-holders.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58393518-77/blaze-division-ticket-holders.html.csp">Utah Blaze ticket holders eligible for refunds</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T22:38:50.865-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 10:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ticket holders left holding the bag when the Utah Blaze arena football team ceased operations last year may finally be able to recoup their money. The Utah Division of Consumer Protection announced Tuesday that Blaze customers can apply for refunds through the division as part of a settlement with the team. The Blaze halted operations last September after failing to submit required paperwork to the Arena League for the 2014 and 2015 seasons. Blaze ticket holders have until Sept. 30 to file clai...</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> 58393518@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 22:38:50 MDT GE, home appliance pioneer, gives up on consumers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58389295-79/company-appliance-equipment-division.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58389295-79/company-appliance-equipment-division.html.csp">GE, home appliance pioneer, gives up on consumers</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="2014-09-08T12:42:02.174-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 12:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • General Electric, a household name for more than a century in part for making households easier to run, is leaving the home. The company is selling the division that invented the toaster in 1905 and now sells refrigerators, stoves and laundry machines. GE has increasingly focused on building industrial machines such as aircraft engines, locomotives, gas-fired turbines and medical imaging equipment — much bigger and more complex than washers, and more profitable. “They are no longer go...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583892952014-09-08T12:42:02.174-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-08T12:42:02.174-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58389295@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 12:42:02 MDT Sandy teen crowned Pokemon world champion http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58361071-223/nikolai-mark-pokemon-garchomp.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58361071-223/nikolai-mark-pokemon-garchomp.html.csp">Sandy teen crowned Pokemon world champion</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="2014-09-09T20:08:19.052-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 08:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fifteen-year-old Nikolai Zielinski has returned to the routine of school and tae kwon do — but just last month, he was crowned a world champion Pokemon player. And to think that before last year, the Sandy teenager had never participated competitively in leagues and regionals. In 2013, Nikolai started taking his Pokemon team to tournaments, and before long, he had earned a spot at the annual World Championships. Held mid-August in Washington, D.C., all the best players from as far as Asia and 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> 58361071@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 20:08:19 MDT Utah pharmacist charged — again — with stealing pills http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58369501-78/marx-court-according-dopl.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58369501-78/marx-court-according-dopl.html.csp">Utah pharmacist charged — again — with stealing pills</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By stephen hunt</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T21:51:09.044-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 09:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A pharmacist who kept his license to practice after pleading guilty to stealing 5,000 prescription pain pills in 2012 from the University of Utah, has been newly charged with stealing 10,000 muscle relaxers from the Uintah Basin Medical Center in Duchesne County. Craig Larry Marx, 35, was charged last week in 8th District Court with one count of third-degree felony theft, two counts of theft and three counts of possession of a controlled substance, all class B misdemeanors. Marx allegedly admit...</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> 58369501@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 21:51:09 MDT 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