EXPANSION - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/EXPANSION News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Retailer H&M eyes further expansion in U.S., China http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58454513-79/online-company-stores-billion.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58454513-79/online-company-stores-billion.html.csp">Retailer H&M eyes further expansion in U.S., China</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-25T09:15:02.212-06:00">Updated Sep 25, 2014 09:15AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Stockholm • Fashion retailer Hennes & Mauritz AB said Thursday it plans to expand its business over the coming year by increasing online sales and opening new stores, particularly in its largest markets, the U.S. and China. CEO Karl-Johan Persson says the Swedish company is in a “very intensive investment phase” and plans to open 8 to 10 online markets next year on top of 375 new stores in locations worldwide. “Within online shopping, we are in the midst of an exciting expansion,” Persson said. ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584545132014-09-25T09:15:02.212-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-25T09:15:02.212-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58454513@www.sltrib.com Thu, 25 Sep 2014 09:15:02 MDT RSL notes: Orlando wins draft day, facing Vancouver and injury updates http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/RSL/58451447-49/expansion-rsl-draft-mls.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/RSL/58451447-49/expansion-rsl-draft-mls.html.csp">RSL notes: Orlando wins draft day, facing Vancouver and injury updates</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-24T16:51:23.389-06:00">Updated Sep 24, 2014 04:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">&lt;freeform&gt; Sandy • It’s Orlando City Soccer Club — not former Real Salt Lake coach &lt;b&gt;Jason Kreis&lt;/b&gt; — who will have first pick in the 2014 MLS Expansion Draft on Dec. 10. The Lions beat out fellow Eastern Conference expansion side New York City FC in the draw Wednesday afternoon at Major League Soccer’s headquarters in New York City. The two incoming 2015 franchises had several choices in Wednesday’s split as the Expansion Draft, MLS SuperDraft, Allocation Ranking, Discove...</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> 58451447@www.sltrib.com Wed, 24 Sep 2014 16:51:23 MDT Utah’s governor now must win over the GOP Legislature on health plan http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58435662-90/utah-medicaid-governor-herbert.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58435662-90/utah-medicaid-governor-herbert.html.csp">Utah’s governor now must win over the GOP Legislature on health plan</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kristen moulton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-23T12:19:12.951-06:00">Updated Sep 23, 2014 12:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Months of negotiations with those in the Obama administration, his ideological opponents, are coming to a close for Gov. Gary Herbert. Now the tough work begins. Utah’s Republican governor must try to persuade wary lawmakers from his own party to approve his Healthy Utah plan, an alternative to Medicaid expansion that Herbert has been negotiating with the Department of Health and Human Services. Quiet for months as they watched to see if Herbert would succeed in Washington, opponents are publis...</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> 58435662@www.sltrib.com Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:19:12 MDT Kimball Art Center forgoes appeal, looks for home outside Park City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58365762-223/center-kimball-art-park.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58365762-223/center-kimball-art-park.html.csp">Kimball Art Center forgoes appeal, looks for home outside Park City</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Nan Chalat Noaker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Park Record</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T11:03:26.127-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 11:03AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tuesday morning, the Kimball Art Center delivered a terse letter to City Hall stating it will not appeal the Planning Department’s denial of its most recent expansion plan. Instead, the KAC has announced a new plan — to leave Main Street. Read the full story at www.parkrecord.com/ci_26452207/kimball-art-center-foregoes-appeal-looks-new-locaction .</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> 58365762@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 11:03:26 MDT Letter: Hypocritical lawmakers have health insurance http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58352822-82/utah-health-testimony-care.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58352822-82/utah-health-testimony-care.html.csp">Letter: Hypocritical lawmakers have health insurance</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-01T15:42:59.881-06:00">Updated Sep 1, 2014 03:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">While driving home recently, I listened to a report describing the recent testimony before members of the Utah Legislature concerning the possible expansion of Medicaid to help cover uninsured Utahans. I listened to the emotional testimony Charlotte Lawrence of Orem, a single mother, describing her situation. She is currently undergoing cancer treatment, while working two full-time jobs. She earns a total of $29,000 per year and cannot afford the $300 per month for private insurance. A truly to...</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> 58352822@www.sltrib.com Mon, 01 Sep 2014 15:42:59 MDT Pennsylvania becomes 27th state to expand Medicaid http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58348717-68/medicaid-federal-coverage-pennsylvania.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58348717-68/medicaid-federal-coverage-pennsylvania.html.csp">Pennsylvania becomes 27th state to expand Medicaid</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARC LEVY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and HOPE YEN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T16:55:49.239-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 04:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Harrisburg, Pa. • A half-million more low-income Pennsylvanians are in line to get federally funded health insurance after the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Thursday approved the state’s plan to accept Medicaid expansion money under the landmark 2010 federal health care law. Republican Gov. Tom Corbett’s administration and the federal agency agreed to a plan that lets private insurers administer Medicaid-funded coverage that adheres to Medicaid’s existing rules. The plan vastl...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583487172014-08-28T16:55:49.239-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-28T16:55:49.239-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58348717@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:55:49 MDT NHL: League has no immediate plans to expand http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58344982-77/nhl-league-expansion-team.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58344982-77/nhl-league-expansion-team.html.csp">NHL: League has no immediate plans to expand</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LARRY LAGE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T23:28:57.443-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The NHL insists expansion is not imminent. “Nothing has happened to change the status quo,” NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly said in a telephone interview Wednesday with The Associated Press. “There continues to be interest from some markets, and we continue to be interested in discussing the possibilities, but there is no plan moving forward in terms of expansion.” The NHL has not expanded since the 2000-01 season when the Minnesota Wild and Columbus Blue Jackets became the 29th and 30th franc...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583449822014-08-27T23:28:57.443-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T23:28:57.443-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58344982@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:28:57 MDT Park City rejects Kimball Art Center designs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58326675-223/art-center-kimball-expansion.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58326675-223/art-center-kimball-expansion.html.csp">Park City rejects Kimball Art Center designs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jay Hamburger</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Park Record</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T22:24:51.437-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 10:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Park City • City Hall on Thursday rejected the designs of the Kimball Art Center’s expansion proposal, determining they do not meet the municipal government’s strict Old Town guidelines. It was a significant setback as the not-for-profit organization attempts to press ahead with an ambitious redo of the high-profile intersection of Main Street and Heber Avenue. The expansion is proposed to be built on the art center’s patio, steps off the intersection. To read the rest of this story, click here...</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> 58326675@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 22:24:51 MDT Idaho work group favors Medicaid expansion http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58298616-79/medicaid-state-expansion-idaho.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58298616-79/medicaid-state-expansion-idaho.html.csp">Idaho work group favors Medicaid expansion</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KIMBERLEE KRUESI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T18:04:02.985-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 06:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boise • An Idaho work group says the state should expand its Medicaid eligibility, but some committee members voiced concerns that their recommendation will be ignored by both the governor and legislators. The 15-member group voted 10-3 Thursday to submit their recommendation to Gov. Butch Otter. The governor had tasked the panel to evaluate the best health care coverage option for low-income adults. This is the second time this work group has supported expanding Medicaid to provide coverage to ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582986162014-08-14T18:04:02.985-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T18:04:02.985-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58298616@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 18:04:02 MDT MLS assesses its future following big summer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58273520-77/league-mls-players-expansion.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58273520-77/league-mls-players-expansion.html.csp">MLS assesses its future following big summer</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANNE M. PETERSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-09T23:31:25.177-06:00">Updated Aug 9, 2014 11:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Portland, Ore. • This summer showed Major League Soccer that attracting U.S. fans to the game is no longer an issue. It’s engaging them that the league sees as its next step. MLS wrapped up its All-Star game celebration Wednesday night with a 2-1 victory over German power Bayern Munich. The match at Portland’s Providence Park capped a wildly successful few months for the sport stateside, following the U.S. national team’s run to the round of 16 in Brazil that drew record television ratings. And ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582735202014-08-09T23:31:25.177-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-09T23:31:25.177-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58273520@www.sltrib.com Sat, 09 Aug 2014 23:31:25 MDT