FAMILY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FAMILY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Baby’s name will not ease family’s guilt http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58339535-223/family-child-baby-ben.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58339535-223/family-child-baby-ben.html.csp">Baby’s name will not ease family’s guilt</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T01:01:03.519-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dear Carolyn • My husband and I are expecting our first child. We have been receiving a lot of family pressure to name him after my uncle “Ben.” Ben suffered from severe depression and bipolar disorder his entire life; two years ago he committed suicide. There was quite the family drama 10 years ago, and our relationship with him was severed. I never knew the whole story except that the incident was “unforgivable.” Understandably, the entire situation is surrounded by “what-ifs.” There is a lot ...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58339535@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 01:01:03 MDT Anne Frank’s stepsister recalls her own Holocaust nightmare http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58340243-80/schloss-anne-frank-family.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58340243-80/schloss-anne-frank-family.html.csp">Anne Frank’s stepsister recalls her own Holocaust nightmare</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By peggy Fletcher stack</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T09:23:16.003-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 09:23AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Park City • Eva Schloss is not as well-known as her famous stepsister, Anne Frank, but her experience in the Holocaust was no less harrowing. As a young girl, Schloss faced anti-Semitic discrimination — first in Vienna, then in Amsterdam, where her family fled. She, her parents and her brother hid for two years in seven Dutch safe houses. They eventually were betrayed by a double-agent nurse. The 85-year-old survivor recounted her experiences Tuesday night at a special fundraiser organized by 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> 58340243@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:23:16 MDT Tony Soprano lives — and that’s the perfect punishment for him http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58347413-80/tony-soprano-punishment-chase.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58347413-80/tony-soprano-punishment-chase.html.csp">Tony Soprano lives — and that’s the perfect punishment for him</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Alyssa Rosenberg</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T22:20:01.325-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 10:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I have never particularly cared about whether mobster Tony Soprano (the late, tremendously lamented James Gandolfini) dies in the final episode of the seminal HBO series “The Sopranos,” which ended in 2007 with a fade to black that left a lot of viewers wondering if their television service had cut out. The conduct of Tony’s life, the moral decisions the people in his life made in relation to him and the 86 episodes of television that preceded that moment seem far more momentous. But the debate ...</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> 58347413@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 22:20:01 MDT Letter: Automatic rifles unnecessary http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58347825-82/automatic-guns-nor-unnecessary.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58347825-82/automatic-guns-nor-unnecessary.html.csp">Letter: Automatic rifles unnecessary</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T17:19:52.497-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 05:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Having been around guns my whole life, neither my family nor myself believe there is a need to either manufacture nor own an automatic rifle. Shirley Olsen Salt Lake City</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> 58347825@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:19:52 MDT Workers cheer restored Market Basket CEO http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58347370-79/basket-market-arthur-workers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58347370-79/basket-market-arthur-workers.html.csp">Workers cheer restored Market Basket CEO</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T10:18:03.181-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 10:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tewksbury, Mass. • Hours after reaching an agreement to buy the company, the restored chief of New England’s Market Basket supermarket chain celebrated with workers in a rally at headquarters Thursday, saying he loved them and appreciated their efforts in helping him regain control. “Seeing all of you here today is like seeing a little piece of heaven on earth,” Arthur T. Demoulas told several hundred workers Thursday morning in Tewksbury, some of whom shouted “We love you” and “Welcome back” du...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583473702014-08-28T10:18:03.181-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-28T10:18:03.181-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58347370@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:18:03 MDT Judge finalizes ‘Sister Wives’ ruling as both sides prepare for appeals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58344666-78/utah-bigamy-waddoups-ruling.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58344666-78/utah-bigamy-waddoups-ruling.html.csp">Judge finalizes ‘Sister Wives’ ruling as both sides prepare for appeals</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="2014-08-28T07:59:47.974-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 07:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A federal judge on Wednesday finalized the order striking part of Utah’s bigamy law and gave one more victory to the family from the television show “Sister Wives.” The long legal battle over polygamy in Utah now appears headed to the appeals courts. Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes has said he would appeal the federal court ruling when it became final. Kody Brown and his four wives, too, have been prepared for more rounds in the courts. Jonathan Turley, the attorney for the Brown family, enc...</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> 58344666@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 07:59:47 MDT Islamic State holding American woman hostage in Syria http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58340245-68/syria-state-group-american.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58340245-68/syria-state-group-american.html.csp">Islamic State holding American woman hostage in Syria</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T21:29:56.439-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 09:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The Islamic State militant group is holding hostage a young American woman who was doing humanitarian aid work in Syria, a family representative said Tuesday. The 26-year-old woman is the third American known to have been kidnapped by the militant group. The Islamic State group recently threatened to kill American hostages to avenge the crushing airstrikes in Iraq against militants advancing on Mount Sinjar and the Kurdish capital of Irbil. The 26-year-old woman was captured last y...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583402452014-08-26T21:29:56.439-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T21:29:56.439-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58340245@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:29:56 MDT Board ousts Paul Mero as Sutherland Institute president http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58339799-90/2000-board-discrimination-family.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58339799-90/2000-board-discrimination-family.html.csp">Board ousts Paul Mero as Sutherland Institute president</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T21:18:58.091-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 09:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The board of the Sutherland Institute, the state’s most prominent conservative think tank, has asked its longtime president, Paul Mero, to resign after long-simmering disputes apparently reached a head. Mero, who ran the institute since 2000, said the disagreements were over “organizational matters” and executing the plans the group had made. “There is no disagreement over philosophy or direction or the projects we’ve been working on,” Mero said in an interview. “It’s just a matter of differenc...</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> 58339799@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:18:58 MDT ‘Breaking Bad,’ ‘Modern Family’ claim Emmys — again http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58336632-223/won-emmy-actor-actress.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58336632-223/won-emmy-actor-actress.html.csp">‘Breaking Bad,’ ‘Modern Family’ claim Emmys — again</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott D. Pierce</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T16:11:33.791-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 04:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards looked an awful lot like a repeat — or, at least there were an awful lot of repeat winners. “Modern Family” won its fifth consecutive Emmy (tying “Frasier”) as best comedy series, and “Breaking Bad” won its second consecutive Emmy as best drama to cap off a night in which it quickly became clear that the best way to win an Emmy was to have already won one. Or more than one. “ ‘Modern Family’ has been a big, beautiful dream for the last five years,” said exec...</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> 58336632@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:11:33 MDT Woman in Short Creek wants kids back, demonstration possible http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspolygblog/58338880-191/allred-hoole-flds-jeffs.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspolygblog/58338880-191/allred-hoole-flds-jeffs.html.csp">Woman in Short Creek wants kids back, demonstration possible</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="2014-08-26T12:55:32.419-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 12:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In June of 2012, FLDS leaders told Sarah Allred to repent, according to her attorney. She was sent out of the community without her six children. Sometime later, says attorney Roger Hoole, Allred’s husband was told the same thing. The children remain with members of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. And Hoole says if the kids aren’t returned to their mother soon, he’s going to hold a demonstration in Hildale, Utah, and Colorado City, Ariz., to draw attention to Al...</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> 58338880@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:55:32 MDT ’Modern Family,’ Brian Cranston aim at Emmy record http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58335036-223/emmy-actor-awards-series.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58335036-223/emmy-actor-awards-series.html.csp">’Modern Family,’ Brian Cranston aim at Emmy record</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LYNN ELBER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-25T14:27:42.946-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 02:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Like baseball, the Emmy Awards are a game of statistics: Long-running shows are able to pile up TV’s top awards and new records year after year. The 66th prime-time Emmys, airing at 8 p.m. EDT Monday on NBC with host Seth Meyers, are full of such possibilities, including a fifth best comedy series trophy for “Modern Family” that would tie it with all-time sitcom champ “Frasier.” The ceremony moved from its usual Sunday home in September to avoid conflicts with “NBC Sunday Night Foo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583350362014-08-25T14:27:42.946-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-25T14:27:42.946-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58335036@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:27:42 MDT Mourners urge black Americans to take action http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58336151-68/brown-police-ferguson-louis.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58336151-68/brown-police-ferguson-louis.html.csp">Mourners urge black Americans to take action</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM SUHR</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-25T20:21:33.182-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 08:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. Louis • The mourners filled an enormous church to remember Michael Brown — recalling him as a “gentle giant,” aspiring rapper and recent high school graduate on his way to a technical college. But the funeral that unfolded Monday was about much more than the black 18-year-old who lay in the closed casket after being shot to death by a white police officer. The emotional service sought to consecrate Brown’s death as another in the long history of the civil rights movement and implored black ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583361512014-08-25T20:21:33.182-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-25T20:21:33.182-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58336151@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 20:21:33 MDT NBA: Dick Bavetta looks back on a lifetime in basketball http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58334160-77/bavetta-nba-game-dick.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58334160-77/bavetta-nba-game-dick.html.csp">NBA: Dick Bavetta looks back on a lifetime in basketball</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TIM REYNOLDS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T18:11:27.763-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 06:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dick Bavetta never missed a game. Fortunately for him, not everyone has that same sense of devotion. The year was 1966, and Bavetta was in a stockbroker-league basketball game at the Downtown Athletic Club in New York. His team played in the first game on the schedule that night. The game ended, Bavetta grabbed a quick shower and returned to the court because his brother — a police detective — was one of the referees working the second game. His brother’s partner never showed. So Bavetta grudgin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583341602014-08-26T18:11:27.763-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T18:11:27.763-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58334160@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:11:27 MDT Amish to build garage for pair who returned girls http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58334523-68/girls-amish-garage-family.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58334523-68/girls-amish-garage-family.html.csp">Amish to build garage for pair who returned girls</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-25T10:17:01.965-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 10:17AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Richville, N.Y. • The Amish are famous for their barn raisings, when an entire community turns out to help a neighbor. In northern New York, members of an extended Amish family plan to hold a “garage raising” for the couple who returned two kidnapped Amish girls to their home. Jeffrey and Pamela Stinson tell the Watertown Daily Times (http://bit.ly/1l8vUYL ) that the garage at their home in St. Lawrence County recently burned down while they were on vacation in Maine. The fire was believed to ha...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583345232014-08-25T10:17:01.965-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-25T10:17:01.965-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58334523@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:17:01 MDT American held in Syria freed after nearly 2 years http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58334109-68/curtis-release-syria-held.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58334109-68/curtis-release-syria-held.html.csp">American held in Syria freed after nearly 2 years</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM KUHNHENN and RYAN LUCAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-25T14:24:54.225-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 02:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • As the U.S. mourned an American journalist beheaded by Islamic militants, the nation found something of a reprieve with the release of another freelance reporter who had been held hostage for nearly two years by an al-Qaida-linked group in Syria. Peter Theo Curtis, who wrote under the byline Theo Padnos, was freed Sunday, offering consolation to U.S. officials, a journalism community and family members deeply unnerved by the grisly video of James Foley’s beheading in a desolate dese...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583341092014-08-25T14:24:54.225-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-25T14:24:54.225-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58334109@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:24:54 MDT Taiwan news reports carbon monoxide leak killed Mormon missionaries http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58331788-78/news-thredgold-taiwan-carbon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58331788-78/news-thredgold-taiwan-carbon.html.csp">Taiwan news reports carbon monoxide leak killed Mormon missionaries</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-24T22:18:10.93-06:00">Updated Aug 24, 2014 10:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two Mormon missionaries, including Connor Thredgold of Utah, died of carbon monoxide poisoning in their Taipei apartment, according to two Taiwan news agencies. “Prosecutors found a faulty indoor gas water heater, which they determined to be the cause of the fatal carbon monoxide leak,” The Taipei Times reports. The Taiwan News reported the same. No foul play is suspected, according to both news agencies, as well as The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Thredgold and 24-year-old Yu P...</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> 58331788@www.sltrib.com Sun, 24 Aug 2014 22:18:10 MDT Three Mormon missionaries die in two separate incidents http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58328721-78/amp-thredgold-family-mission.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58328721-78/amp-thredgold-family-mission.html.csp">Three Mormon missionaries die in two separate incidents</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pamela manson </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and michael mcfall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-24T18:24:55.054-06:00">Updated Aug 24, 2014 06:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Springville • Connor Thredgold worked 20-hour shifts to pay for his Mormon mission to Taiwan, and by the time he got there, he was smiling bigger than his family ever saw. The 19-year-old was in the country for only about three months. He and another missionary, 24-year-old Yu Peng Xiong, were found dead Saturday in their Taipei apartment. Foul play is not suspected, church officials said. Another 19-year-old missionary from West Jordan, Nancy Ann Vea, also died Saturday. She was injured in an...</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> 58328721@www.sltrib.com Sun, 24 Aug 2014 18:24:55 MDT Michael Brown called ‘little kid in big body’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58331173-68/brown-kid-says-michael.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58331173-68/brown-kid-says-michael.html.csp">Michael Brown called ‘little kid in big body’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SHARON COHEN and JIM SUHR</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-24T18:24:44.012-06:00">Updated Aug 24, 2014 06:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ferguson, Mo. • Michael Brown Jr. was on the verge of starting college, eager to launch himself into the adult world. Instead, on Monday he’ll be mourned at his funeral, more than two weeks after his fatal shooting by a white police officer— an act that ignited days of violent protests and reawakened racial tensions that still linger in the nation. Brown, who was unarmed when he was killed, became an instant symbol of racial injustice as protesters flooded into the streets after his death. Civil...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583311732014-08-24T18:24:44.012-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-24T18:24:44.012-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58331173@www.sltrib.com Sun, 24 Aug 2014 18:24:44 MDT Man runs from police and into Jordan River http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58329707-78/police-river-purvis-jordan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58329707-78/police-river-purvis-jordan.html.csp">Man runs from police and into Jordan River</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="2014-08-24T16:40:34.622-06:00">Updated Aug 24, 2014 04:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man who allegedly ran from the police spent at least 90 minutes in the Jordan River until his family and firefighters brought him out. The man, who was not identified, allegedly encountered two women along the Jordan River Parkway Saturday evening, who called the police, said Salt Lake City Police Lt. Brian Purvis. The man is mentally ill and was experiencing an episode, Purvis said. When the police arrived, the man ran into the river near 1200 W. 1600 South, where the water was shallow enough...</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> 58329707@www.sltrib.com Sun, 24 Aug 2014 16:40:34 MDT L.A. Daily News: The Modern Family Act http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58325682-82/family-legal-parents-court.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58325682-82/family-legal-parents-court.html.csp">L.A. Daily News: The Modern Family Act</a></h4>