DOMESTIC - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/DOMESTIC News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) 49er Ray McDonald accused of domestic violence http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58358671-77/mcdonald-san-domestic-violence.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58358671-77/mcdonald-san-domestic-violence.html.csp">49er Ray McDonald accused of domestic violence</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-31T13:12:58.14-06:00">Updated Aug 31, 2014 01:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Jose, Calif. • Police in Northern California say San Francisco 49er Ray McDonald has been arrested on domestic violence charges. San Jose police Sgt. Heather Randol says the 29-year-old defensive end was taken into custody early Sunday after officers responded to a home in an upscale neighborhood. McDonald was jailed on felony domestic violence charges. Santa Clara County sheriff’s Sgt. Kurt Stenderup says McDonald was released after posting bail. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced tou...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58358671@www.sltrib.com Sun, 31 Aug 2014 13:12:58 MDT Goodell admits he didn’t get Rice domestic violence penalty right http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58348805-77/nfl-domestic-violence-players.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58348805-77/nfl-domestic-violence-players.html.csp">Goodell admits he didn’t get Rice domestic violence penalty right</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T23:33:26.126-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Acknowledging he “didn’t get it right” with a two-game suspension for Ravens running back Ray Rice, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced tougher penalties for players accused of domestic violence, including six weeks for a first offense and at least a year for a second. In a letter sent to all 32 team owners Thursday and obtained by The Associated Press, Goodell never mentions Rice by name but makes clear references to the Baltimore player who was charged with assault after being...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583488052014-08-28T23:33:26.126-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-28T23:33:26.126-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58348805@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:33:26 MDT NFL: After Rice, NFL increases domestic violence bans http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58348459-77/domestic-violence-nfl-rice.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58348459-77/domestic-violence-nfl-rice.html.csp">NFL: After Rice, NFL increases domestic violence bans</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By HOWARD FENDRICH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Pro Football Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T23:33:26.267-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Acknowledging he “didn’t get it right” with a two-game suspension for Ravens running back Ray Rice, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced tougher penalties for players accused of domestic violence, including six weeks for a first offense and at least a year for a second. In a letter and memo sent to all 32 teams owners Thursday, and obtained by The Associated Press, Goodell never mentions Rice by name but makes clear references to the Baltimore player who allegedly hit the woman wh...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583484592014-08-28T23:33:26.267-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-28T23:33:26.267-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58348459@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:33:26 MDT Experts want to see NFL act on domestic violence http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58343238-77/nfl-violence-domestic-rice.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58343238-77/nfl-violence-domestic-rice.html.csp">Experts want to see NFL act on domestic violence</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TERESA M. WALKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T23:28:58.051-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Nashville, Tenn. • Ravens running back Ray Rice is sitting out two games for domestic violence. A positive marijuana test triggered a yearlong ban for Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon, costing him the 2014 season. Critics of the NFL’s arbitrary policy toward domestic violence point to the contrast between the punishments and say it’s time for the league to crack down on players who hurt women. Three members of Congress wrote NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell asking him to reconsider Rice’s suspensi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583432382014-08-27T23:28:58.051-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T23:28:58.051-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58343238@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:28:58 MDT Brazil expands labor rights for domestic workers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58321900-79/domestic-workers-brazil-law.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58321900-79/domestic-workers-brazil-law.html.csp">Brazil expands labor rights for domestic workers</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JENNY BARCHFIELD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T11:11:01.672-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 11:11AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rio De Janeiro • Nivea dos Santos got her first job as a live-in maid at age 12, dusting, vacuuming, ironing and polishing the silver of a wealthy Rio de Janeiro family from dawn until she’d fall, exhausted, into bed. More than two decades later, Brazil has passed legislation aimed at preventing such abuses. The landmark domestic workers law, passed as a constitutional amendment last year and strengthened this month, aims to extend some of Brazil’s generous labor protections to the more than 6 m...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583219002014-08-21T11:11:01.672-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-21T11:11:01.672-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58321900@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:11:01 MDT UPD: Kearns woman tells cops she stabbed spouse over a nuke http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58271497-78/amp-woman-kearns-4400.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58271497-78/amp-woman-kearns-4400.html.csp">UPD: Kearns woman tells cops she stabbed spouse over a nuke</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="2014-08-07T21:05:00.347-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 09:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Unified Police say alcohol and mental illness both apparently played roles in a domestic fight that ended with a Kearns man stabbed and his wife in jail. The 53-year-old victim was listed in fair condition Thursday at Intermountain Medical Center following the 11:18 p.m. Wednesday incident at a home near 4400 West and 5100 South. UPD Lt. Justin Hoyal said it was the man’s 61-year-old wife who called 911, telling dispatchers she had just stabbed her husband. When officers arrived they found all...</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> 58271497@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 21:05:00 MDT ’Lucy’ tops ‘Hercules’ with $44M at box office http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58229651-68/million-owned-film-hercules.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58229651-68/million-owned-film-hercules.html.csp">’Lucy’ tops ‘Hercules’ with $44M at box office</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RYAN NAKASHIMA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Business Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T14:05:02.18-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 02:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Luc Besson’s “Lucy” proved mind can overpower muscle, topping a remake of “Hercules” by director Brett Ratner at the box office on the weekend. The Universal Pictures-released movie starring Scarlett Johansson as an accidental psychokinetic took in $44 million in North American movie theaters over the weekend, according to studio estimates Sunday. “Hercules,” starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and produced by Paramount Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, brought down an estimated $29...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582296512014-07-27T14:05:02.18-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-27T14:05:02.18-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58229651@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 14:05:02 MDT Ravens RB Rice receives 2-game suspension from NFL for domestic violence http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58220117-77/rice-game-ravens-baltimore.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58220117-77/rice-game-ravens-baltimore.html.csp">Ravens RB Rice receives 2-game suspension from NFL for domestic violence</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T22:45:05.69-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 10:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Owings Mills, Md. • Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has received a two-game suspension from the NFL following his offseason arrest for domestic violence. Rice will miss the season opener against AFC North champion Cincinnati on Sept. 7 and the Sept. 11 game on Thursday night against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Rice was arrested following a Feb. 15 altercation in Atlantic City, New Jersey, in which he allegedly struck then-fiancee Janay Palmer. The 27-year-old Rice has been accepted into a di...</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> 58220117@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:45:05 MDT Letter: Do more to deny guns to abusers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58198165-82/abusers-dangerous-domestic-gun.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58198165-82/abusers-dangerous-domestic-gun.html.csp">Letter: Do more to deny guns to abusers</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T17:33:43.43-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 05:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Common-sense solutions to keep guns out of the hands of domestic abusers and other dangerous people are sitting on desks in Congress. This includes legislation to close dangerous loopholes in domestic violence laws and to expand Brady background checks to online and gun shows sales. It’s time to ensure that our federal laws apply to all domestic abusers, making it more difficult for these violent individuals to get guns and do more harm. Expanding background checks on commercial gun sales and cl...</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> 58198165@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 17:33:43 MDT Letter: Change law to keep guns from abusers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58190172-82/domestic-abusers-guns-laws.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58190172-82/domestic-abusers-guns-laws.html.csp">Letter: Change law to keep guns from abusers</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T11:27:32.41-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 11:27AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">What about an amendment to protect us from the 2nd one, eh? We just witnessed another senseless mass shooting that took the lives of four children and two adults and injured a child. The shooting in the suburbs of Houston illustrates how our federal gun laws are insufficient when it comes to domestic abusers and how easily they can still get their hands on guns. Ron Lee Haskell, the accused shooter, is a domestic abuser who previously had been arrested for assaulting his wife. Common-sense solut...</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> 58190172@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:27:32 MDT Utah woman hospitalized after husband beat her, police say http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58187665-78/burton-woman-brian-deputy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58187665-78/burton-woman-brian-deputy.html.csp">Utah woman hospitalized after husband beat her, police say</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry Stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T16:45:50.702-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 04:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A woman was hospitalized and her husband was behind bars after he allegedly beat her in a drunken rage Monday night in their room at the Cedar Breaks Lodge in Brian Head. Police responded to the woman’s 911 call at about 11:30 p.m. They arrived on the scene to find the woman, 33, severely injured, and the man, 39, drunk and angry, said Brian Head Deputy Marshal Jared Burton on Tuesday. “He was still upset when our deputy got there. We got him into custody with no problems, but he was very agitat...</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> 58187665@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:45:50 MDT A summer without swagger for Hollywood blockbusters http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58166051-223/summer-million-box-office.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58166051-223/summer-million-box-office.html.csp">A summer without swagger for Hollywood blockbusters</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JAKE COYLE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-10T16:45:12.113-06:00">Updated Jul 10, 2014 04:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Summer at the box office isn’t just missing nearly 20 percent of last summer’s revenue. It’s lacking swagger. Summer is the season for megabudget, chest-thumping, globe-trotting monstrosities — films so big they lure droves of Americans with heavily promoted promises of shock and awe. But this season’s blockbuster output has been curiously low on the summer’s stock in trade: bigness. Two months into the summer, there haven’t been any $300 million grossers at the North American box office. The on...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581660512014-07-10T16:45:12.113-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-10T16:45:12.113-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58166051@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Jul 2014 16:45:12 MDT Utah man accused of shooting wife charged with attempted murder http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58161967-78/snyder-according-court-domestic.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58161967-78/snyder-according-court-domestic.html.csp">Utah man accused of shooting wife charged with attempted murder</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jessica Miller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T22:34:17.317-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 10:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Huntington man was charged Monday with attempted murder and other charges after he allegedly shot and wounded his wife last month. Chad Robert Snyder, 36, was charged in Emery County’s 7th District Court with first-degree felony attempted murder, along with two charges of third-degree felony use of a firearm by a restricted person. Snyder, who is currently being held without bail in the Emery County Jail, is expected to make his initial appearance in court on Thursday. Emery County sheriff’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> 58161967@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 22:34:17 MDT