FIELDS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FIELDS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Prep football: Turf wars (the artificial kind) breaking out in Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58216768-77/turf-artificial-grass-field.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58216768-77/turf-artificial-grass-field.html.csp">Prep football: Turf wars (the artificial kind) breaking out in Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tierra Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T22:54:19.764-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 10:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Football pads drenched in sweat and mud streaked with grass strains on the knees. That’s football, right? But this classic scene is slowly disappearing from high schools in Utah. More and more programs are switching from grass fields to artificial turf in a bid to enhance their financial bottom lines. Of the 103 high schools in Utah that have football programs, 35 now play on some kind of artificial surface. Olympus, Provo, Murray and Clearfield are all schools that have converted to turf recen...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58216768@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 22:54:19 MDT Salt Lake Bees’ Fields hits two homers against Tacoma for the win, 5-3 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58239183-77/fields-salt-bees-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58239183-77/fields-salt-bees-lake.html.csp">Salt Lake Bees’ Fields hits two homers against Tacoma for the win, 5-3</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ben raskin </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T23:34:03.956-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 11:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake Bees shortstop Tommy Fields barely tapped the dirt off his cleats. Coming to the plate in the fourth inning against the Tacoma Rainiers, he stared down Tailjuan Walker as the right-handed pitcher delivered a meatball over the plate. With John Buck already on first after drawing a walk, Fields’ bat crushed the offering and drove the ball almost to the scoreboard in right field. Fields quickly trotted around the bases to meet Buck for a high-five. It was familiar territory for Fields, wh...</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> 58239183@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:34:03 MDT Major League Soccer: DaMarcus Beasley agrees to deal with Houston Dynamo http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58217968-77/beasley-soccer-center-plans.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58217968-77/beasley-soccer-center-plans.html.csp">Major League Soccer: DaMarcus Beasley agrees to deal with Houston Dynamo</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated PRess</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T17:41:25.177-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 05:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">U.S. national team veteran DaMarcus Beasley has agreed to join the Houston Dynamo as a designated player. Beasley played every minute for the U.S. during the World Cup and played for Puebla in Mexico the past three seasons. The 32-year-old also played for PSV, Rangers and Hannover. He played four seasons with the Chicago Fire from 2000 to 2004. “Really excited to say that Im officially apart of the @HoustonDynamo family! Can’t wait to get started n meet everyone! #foreverorange,” Beasley wrote o...</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> 58217968@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:41:25 MDT Iraqi Kurds take over 2 northern oil fields http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58174888-68/kurdish-oil-kurds-fields.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58174888-68/kurdish-oil-kurds-fields.html.csp">Iraqi Kurds take over 2 northern oil fields</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SINAN SALAHEDDIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T16:58:13.275-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 04:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Baghdad • Kurdish security forces took over two major oil fields outside the disputed northern city of Kirkuk before dawn Friday and said they would use some of the production for domestic purposes, further widening a split with the central government of Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki. The takeover of the Bai Hassan and Kirkuk oil fields were the latest land grabs by Kurds, who have responded to the Sunni militant insurgency that has overrun large parts of Iraq by seizing territory of their own...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581748882014-07-11T16:58:13.275-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-11T16:58:13.275-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58174888@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:58:13 MDT University of Utah scientists closer to pinpointing origin of cosmic rays http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58157005-78/rays-energy-cosmic-ultrahigh.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58157005-78/rays-energy-cosmic-ultrahigh.html.csp">University of Utah scientists closer to pinpointing origin of cosmic rays</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sheena McFarland</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T08:02:23.161-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 08:02AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Scientists at the University of Utah have taken an important step toward understanding where ultrahigh-energy cosmic rays come from and how they become so charged. The U.’s $25 million Telescope Array in the desert near Delta points to a “hot spot” just below the Big Dipper as the possible mysterious source of the rays, which are the highest-energy particles in the universe. “We can’t say we’ve found the answer, but believe me, this is a major step on the way,” said Gordon Thomson, professor of...</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> 58157005@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 08:02:23 MDT New Ford CEO gets $5.25M pay package, options http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58142173-79/fields-company-ford-million.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58142173-79/fields-company-ford-million.html.csp">New Ford CEO gets $5.25M pay package, options</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T09:21:02.32-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 09:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Detroit • New Ford CEO Mark Fields will get a pay package worth more than $5.25 million this year as he takes over for the retiring Alan Mulally. He’ll also get stock and options that could drive that figure much higher. And the company will restore his use of a private jet to travel back and forth from his home near Miami. Ford revealed a portion of Fields’ compensation Wednesday in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The Dearborn, Mich. company says it will disclose the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581421732014-07-02T09:21:02.32-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-02T09:21:02.32-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58142173@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 09:21:02 MDT