FISCHER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FISCHER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) What it’s like to be a doctor treating Ebola during the worst outbreak in history http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58236777-68/fischer-ebola-treatment-outbreak.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58236777-68/fischer-ebola-treatment-outbreak.html.csp">What it’s like to be a doctor treating Ebola during the worst outbreak in history</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Abby Phillip</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T09:11:02.039-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 09:11AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • By the time Billy Fischer left the Ebola treatment center in Gueckedou, Guinea, early last month, he could complete the meticulous preparation routine in his sleep. First, he donned the scrubs. Then, he pulled on a pair of thick rubber boots that came up to his knees. Then, he put on a body suit made of an impermeable material, two pairs of gloves, a face mask, an impermeable hood that covered his neck and -- finally -- goggles. In the tropical Guinea heat and humidity, it was suffo...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58236777@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:11:02 MDT Fed No. 2 Fischer says care needed to avert crisis http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58171270-79/banks-crisis-fed-fischer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58171270-79/banks-crisis-fed-fischer.html.csp">Fed No. 2 Fischer says care needed to avert crisis</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARCY GORDON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-10T16:18:02.335-06:00">Updated Jul 10, 2014 04:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The Federal Reserve’s new No. 2 official says regulators must continue to work to end the need for the government to bail out big banks in a crisis. Stricter capital requirements, rather than breaking up the biggest banks, is the better remedy, he says. Stanley Fischer, who became vice chairman of the Fed last month, made the remarks Thursday in his first speech since joining the central bank. He appeared to align himself with recent comments by Fed Chair Janet Yellen that signaled ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581712702014-07-10T16:18:02.335-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-10T16:18:02.335-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58171270@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Jul 2014 16:18:02 MDT FIFA: No comment on $200K pay for board members http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58099827-77/fifa-members-board-comment.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58099827-77/fifa-members-board-comment.html.csp">FIFA: No comment on $200K pay for board members</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GRAHAM DUNBAR</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-24T16:37:12.382-06:00">Updated Jun 24, 2014 04:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rio de Janeiro • FIFA has declined to comment on claims that annual payments were doubled for executive committee members after their bonuses were stopped. British newspaper The Sunday Times reported that the 25 board members now get a $200,000 stipend for their part-time duties. “We do not comment on allegations,” FIFA spokeswoman Delia Fischer said Sunday at a daily World Cup briefing. Fischer said executive payments are decided by a remuneration panel. It was created as part of FIFA reforms s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580998272014-06-24T16:37:12.382-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-24T16:37:12.382-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58099827@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:37:12 MDT Senate approves three nominees for Fed board http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58064997-79/board-fed-senate-bank.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58064997-79/board-fed-senate-bank.html.csp">Senate approves three nominees for Fed board</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARTIN CRUTSINGER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-13T11:28:01.441-06:00">Updated Jun 13, 2014 11:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The Senate has confirmed President Barack Obama’s nomination of Stanley Fischer to be vice chairman of the Federal Reserve, while also approving Lael Brainard and Jerome Powell to serve on the Fed’s board. The Thursday votes filled vacancies just before a meeting of the central bank’s policy panel next week. The Senate voted 63-24 to approve the nomination of Fischer, a former head of the Bank of Israel, to the Fed’s No. 2 post. Brainard, a former Treasury undersecretary for interna...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580649972014-06-13T11:28:01.441-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-13T11:28:01.441-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58064997@www.sltrib.com Fri, 13 Jun 2014 11:28:01 MDT