FORMER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FORMER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Real Salt Lake: Olave returns to Rio Tinto for first time since being dealt http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58237666-77/olave-rsl-mls-red.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58237666-77/olave-rsl-mls-red.html.csp">Real Salt Lake: Olave returns to Rio Tinto for first time since being dealt</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T23:19:25.47-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 11:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • His legacy with Real Salt Lake can be quantified in so many different ways, but perhaps none more so than the fact that Jamison Olave’s set of particular skills earned him a nickname that reverberated throughout Major League Soccer. The astounding plays made by the 6-foot-3 Colombian center back over the years became known as a verb. As in, getting Olaved. The nickname even had its own Twitter account — @OlaveTHEVERB — with nearly 1,000 followers while the former RSL defender patrolled t...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58237666@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:19:25 MDT Skinny and retired, former Ute Jordan Gross the talk of Carolina Panthers camp http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58238341-59/gross-camp-lotulelei-panthers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58238341-59/gross-camp-lotulelei-panthers.html.csp">Skinny and retired, former Ute Jordan Gross the talk of Carolina Panthers camp</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="2014-07-30T17:36:18.979-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It must be thrilling times in Carolina Panthers camp. Fresh off a trip to the playoffs, the Panthers started training this week, but many reporters have been just as interested in one of the men standing on the sidelines. That would be former Utes offensive lineman Jordan Gross. Sports Illustrated's Peter King wrote about Gross for a story on Tuesday, and the hot topic is his weight - or lack thereof. Just six months removed from an unexpected retirement, Gross is down from his 305-pound playing...</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> 58238341@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:36:18 MDT News roundup: How Mitt Romney spent his summer vacation http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58240506-64/trib-lake-former-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58240506-64/trib-lake-former-utah.html.csp">News roundup: How Mitt Romney spent his summer vacation</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="2014-07-30T08:18:41.594-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 08:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">How Mitt Romney spent his summer vacation. Herbert names former BYU athletic director as GOED head. Swallow, Shurtleff face court hearing. Happy Wednesday. So how did Mitt Romney spend his summer vacation? By hiking around the American West, of course. Romney posted pictures of himself with his wife, Ann, and five of their grandkids and noted that they'd spent plenty of time touring around some of Utah's most scenic landscapes, including Zion, Bryce and Capitol Reef national parks as well...</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> 58240506@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:18:41 MDT Utah ex-cop charged in shooting files motion to dismiss http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58233274-78/cowley-case-willard-motion.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58233274-78/cowley-case-willard-motion.html.csp">Utah ex-cop charged in shooting files motion to dismiss</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T19:10:18.975-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 07:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Embattled former West Valley City Detective Shaun Cowley appeared in court Monday afternoon — his first appearance since a former federal judge announced he would be joining Cowley’s defense team. Paul Cassell, a law professor at the University of Utah, wrote a letter last week in which he asserted that the manslaughter charge against Cowley is unwarranted. “My concern that a guilty verdict in this case will jeopardize the safety of the community by making police officers fearful of defending t...</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> 58233274@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 19:10:18 MDT Utah football: Zane Beadles donates $750,000 to Ute program http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58233072-89/beadles-football-utah-former.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58233072-89/beadles-football-utah-former.html.csp">Utah football: Zane Beadles donates $750,000 to Ute program</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle Goon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T23:25:13.814-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 11:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As a Utah lineman, Zane Beadles left behind a collection of memorable seasons, bowl trophies and individual accolades. As a five-year veteran of the NFL, Beadles has given the Utes the largest-ever donation from a former football player that he hopes will have just as lasting an impact. The U. announced Monday morning that Beadles, a guard with the Jacksonville Jaguars, is donating $750,000 to a sports medicine center, as well as an offensive lineman schoolarship. Both the center and the scholar...</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> 58233072@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:25:13 MDT Some in ‘torture’ report denied chance to read it http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227215-68/cia-report-officials-senate.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227215-68/cia-report-officials-senate.html.csp">Some in ‘torture’ report denied chance to read it</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEN DILANIAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Intelligence Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T11:42:02.645-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 11:42AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Aspen, Colo. • About a dozen former CIA officials named in a classified Senate report on decade-old agency interrogation practices were notified in recent days that they would be able to review parts of the document in a secure room in suburban Washington after signing a secrecy agreement. Then, on Friday, many were told they would not be able to see it, after all. Some of them were furious, while Democratic Senate aides were angry that they were given the chance in the first place. It’s the lat...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582272152014-07-26T11:42:02.645-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-26T11:42:02.645-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58227215@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 11:42:02 MDT Judge won’t make Shurtleff, Swallow testify in Jenson case http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58215995-78/jenson-shurtleff-case-general.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58215995-78/jenson-shurtleff-case-general.html.csp">Judge won’t make Shurtleff, Swallow testify in Jenson case</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T21:59:34.501-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 09:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For the second time, a judge has refused to order Mark Shurtleff and John Swallow to testify about the prosecution of a convicted fraudster, who has alleged that the former attorneys general went after him for resisting a “pay-to-play” scheme at the heart of a scandal that led to the arrests of the two former Utah politicians. Undeterred by the judge’s decision, defense attorney Marcus Mumford insisted there was more politics to the prosecution of his client, Mark Sessions Jenson, than the case ...</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> 58215995@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:59:34 MDT In Georgia Senate runoff, former CEO defeats congressman http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58212962-68/kingston-perdue-primary-runoff.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58212962-68/kingston-perdue-primary-runoff.html.csp">In Georgia Senate runoff, former CEO defeats congressman</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">the Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T22:00:02.304-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 10:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlanta • Businessman David Perdue has defeated longtime Rep. Jack Kingston in the Republican runoff for Georgia’s U.S. Senate nomination, setting up a nationally significant general election matchup against Democrat Michelle Nunn. Tuesday night’s primary runoff win validates the former corporate CEO’s campaign as an outsider. The former CEO of Reebok, Dollar General and the failed textile firm Pillowtex, Perdue offered his private sector record and tremendous wealth as proof that he can help 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> 58212962@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 22:00:02 MDT Patriots sign former BYU lineman Eathyn Manumaleuna http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58207466-65/manumaleuna-byu-lineman-brennan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58207466-65/manumaleuna-byu-lineman-brennan.html.csp">Patriots sign former BYU lineman Eathyn Manumaleuna</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRennan Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T17:36:25.928-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The New England Patriots announced Monday the signing of rookie free agent and former BYU defensive lineman Eathyn Manumaleuna. Manumaleuna was originally picked up by the New York Giants following the draft, but was released on June 19. Manumaleuna had 143 tackles and 5.5 sacks in his time at BYU. UCLA defense lineman Seali’i Epenesa was released to make room for Manumaleuna. -Brennan Smith bsmith@sltrib.com Twitter: @BrennanJSmith</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> 58207466@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:36:25 MDT Former CFO of Sino-Forest settles fraud case http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58206928-79/forest-sino-former-fraud.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58206928-79/forest-sino-former-fraud.html.csp">Former CFO of Sino-Forest settles fraud case</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T12:25:02.463-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 12:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Toronto • The former chief financial officer of Sino-Forest Corp. has agreed to pay $6.3 million and testify against other former executives of the China-based forestry company which collapsed under allegations of massive fraud. David Horsley said Monday that he will also pay $700,000 in a settlement with the Ontario Securities Commission, which has cases pending against several other former Sino-Forest senior executives. Most of the money, $5.6 million, will be paid to settle class action suits...</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> 58206928@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:25:02 MDT Kragthorpe: Jimmer’s new NBA start comes where BYU era ended http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58206038-77/nba-fredette-jimmer-career.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58206038-77/nba-fredette-jimmer-career.html.csp">Kragthorpe: Jimmer’s new NBA start comes where BYU era ended</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kurt kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T17:36:11.05-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jimmer Fredette’s BYU basketball career ended slowly and agonizingly in New Orleans. He’s hoping a return to that city will give his NBA career a quick jolt. Fredette is joining the New Orleans Pelicans with a one-year contract for a veteran’s minimum salary of not quite $1 million. So he’s back in the building where he scored 32 points as BYU lost 83-74 in overtime to Chandler Parsons’ Florida team in the NCAA Tournament’s Sweet 16. Fredette went scoreless in overtime as the Gators seized contr...</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> 58206038@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:36:11 MDT Amber Alert issued for 5-month-old was miscommunication http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58203316-68/infant-alert-amber-findley.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58203316-68/infant-alert-amber-findley.html.csp">Amber Alert issued for 5-month-old was miscommunication</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Corrie Sahling </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Denver Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-20T21:55:37.68-06:00">Updated Jul 20, 2014 09:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An Amber Alert that was issued Thursday night is now believed to have been a case of miscommunication. On Thursday night, an Amber Alert was issued for 5-month-old Olivia Smith. It was reported that Cindy Findley, 48, from Kingfisher County, Okla., was believed to have taken the infant and was en route to Salt Lake City accompanied by Jennifer Skousen, 43. At 4 p.m. Thursday, the Seminole Police Department in Texas said they were contacted by the former stepmother of the 5-month-old. She told po...</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> 58203316@www.sltrib.com Sun, 20 Jul 2014 21:55:37 MDT Sports briefs: East tops West in first WNBA’s first OT All-Star Game http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58200499-77/saturday-star-final-east.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58200499-77/saturday-star-final-east.html.csp">Sports briefs: East tops West in first WNBA’s first OT All-Star Game</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T23:33:08.659-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Women’s basketball • Shoni Schimmel scored an All-Star Game-record 29 points and had eight assists as the East pulled out a 125-124 victory Saturday over the West in the first WNBA All-Star Game to go into overtime. Tamika Catchings, an All-Star for a record-tying ninth time, made a layup with six seconds to go to give the East the lead and then knocked the ball away from Skylar Diggins on the defensive end to seal the victory. Diggins finished with 27 points and seven assists, leading a furiou...</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> 58200499@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 23:33:08 MDT Kragthorpe: L.A. Angels soaring, with help of ex-Salt Lake Bees http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58200955-77/angels-bees-johnson-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58200955-77/angels-bees-johnson-lake.html.csp">Kragthorpe: L.A. Angels soaring, with help of ex-Salt Lake Bees</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kurt Kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune Columnist </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T23:33:08.621-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Keith Johnson lost, lost and won as Friday night turned into Saturday morning. It all added up to a victory for the Salt Lake Bees manager, who’s enduring a rough season in his own dugout while deserving some credit for the Los Angeles Angels’ recent surge. Johnson’s name is attached to the Bees’ 41-60 record, but his staff’s fingerprints are all over the Angels’ 58-37 mark. And their paychecks are signed in Anaheim. “The fact of the matter is regardless of what we do down here,” Johnson said, ...</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> 58200955@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 23:33:08 MDT Swallow, Shurtleff arrested, face 23 counts, up to 30 years prison http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58185969-78/swallow-shurtleff-utah-general.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58185969-78/swallow-shurtleff-utah-general.html.csp">Swallow, Shurtleff arrested, face 23 counts, up to 30 years prison</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke,</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">BOB Mims, Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Matt Canham</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-20T10:01:24.221-06:00">Updated Jul 20, 2014 10:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In the culmination of the most sweeping political scandal in Utah history, former Attorneys General John Swallow and Mark Shurtleff were arrested Tuesday and charged with a combined 23 counts that could land each in prison for 30 years. The two men were taken into custody at their homes without incident Tuesday morning and booked into the Salt Lake County Jail. Bail was set at $250,000 each. Shurtleff was released about 11:45 a.m. Swallow was let out about 12:15 p.m. Swallow, who was forced fro...</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> 58185969@www.sltrib.com Sun, 20 Jul 2014 10:01:24 MDT NBA notes: Jimmer Fredette heading to Pelicans http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58199462-77/fredette-season-stephenson-james.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58199462-77/fredette-season-stephenson-james.html.csp">NBA notes: Jimmer Fredette heading to Pelicans</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T22:56:59.697-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 10:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The New Orleans Pelicans have agreed to contract terms with former BYU guard Jimmer Fredette, people familiar with the move said Friday. Two people confirmed Fredette’s deal to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the transaction had not been announced. One person said Fredette’s contract would be for one season but did not discuss financial terms. The acquisition provides the Pelicans a perimeter shooter they needed after Anthony Morrow’s departure for Oklahoma City. The 6-foo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581994622014-07-18T22:56:59.697-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-18T22:56:59.697-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58199462@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 22:56:59 MDT Lance Armstrong met cycling doping panel in May http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58196452-77/armstrong-doping-cycling-peters.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58196452-77/armstrong-doping-cycling-peters.html.csp">Lance Armstrong met cycling doping panel in May</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T23:12:02.76-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Austin, Texas • Lance Armstrong talked for several hours with cycling investigators about doping in the sport’s past, said an attorney for the champion who was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles over his use of performance-enhancing drugs. Armstrong attorney Elliot Peters told The Associated Press that Armstrong set up the meeting and sat for questions for seven hours on May 22, and described the session as a hotel outside Dulles Airport in Washington, D.C., as a “very good meeting.” “T...</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> 58196452@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:12:02 MDT For Brandon Davies, the dirty work is just fine http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58192703-88/davies-brandon-byu-league.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58192703-88/davies-brandon-byu-league.html.csp">For Brandon Davies, the dirty work is just fine</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tony Jones</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T23:12:03.642-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • Brandon Davies has been aggressive this week. And that might be putting it mildly. The former BYU big man has been shooting the ball or making a move in the post practically every time he’s gotten a touch. He’s been taking mid-range jumpers. He’s launched from the perimeter, anything to show the Philadelphia 76ers that he’s added to his game over the offseason. There’s been one glaring problem with this approach. Davies didn’t make the NBA by being a scorer. He got into the league by...</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> 58192703@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:12:03 MDT August hearing set for alleged ‘BYU groper’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58194554-78/fletcher-police-campus-allan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58194554-78/fletcher-police-campus-allan.html.csp">August hearing set for alleged ‘BYU groper’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By stephen hunt</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T22:47:29.744-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 10:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An August preliminary hearing has been set for the alleged “BYU groper,” a man who is accused of grabbing and groping more than a dozen women on the Brigham Young University campus. Nathan Eric Fletcher, 23, appeared Thursday in 4th District Court, where his attorney requested the hearing. Fletcher was charged in April with two counts of class A misdemeanor sexual battery for two incidents that allegedly occurred on March 15. Authorities have said they believe Fletcher committed a total of 16 ...</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> 58194554@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 22:47:29 MDT Is the case against Swallow and Shurtleff solid? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58191811-90/shurtleff-swallow-case-attorney.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58191811-90/shurtleff-swallow-case-attorney.html.csp">Is the case against Swallow and Shurtleff solid?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T10:56:15.657-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 10:56AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The amount of evidence, prosecutors say, is monumental. Thousands of pages of documents, interviews, emails and text messages, along with reels of recordings and receipts — they all implicate former Attorneys General Mark Shurtleff and John Swallow in crimes with which they were charged Tuesday. And that’s only what’s been made public in news reports and previous probes. “There’s a lot of information — from the [Utah] House panel investigation, the lieutenant governor’s report, investigations ...</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> 58191811@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 10:56:15 MDT