FORMER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FORMER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Romney returns to political stage as GOP prepares for midterms http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57835965-68/romney-former-party-campaign.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57835965-68/romney-former-party-campaign.html.csp">Romney returns to political stage as GOP prepares for midterms</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Costa and Philip Rucker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> (c) 2014, The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T10:12:45.435-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 10:12AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">One rainy morning this month, the man who thought he would be president boarded a train near his beach house in San Diego. He stepped off in Burbank, Calif., and caught a ride to a sound stage, where his on-again, off-again political consigliere, Mike Murphy, was waiting to shoot a commercial on a set that bore more than a passing resemblance to the Oval Office. Looking and sounding like a president out of central casting, he nailed his lines. The crew called him “one-take Romney,” and before he...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57835965@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:12:45 MDT Football briefs: CFL’s Alouettes welcome Chad ‘HuitCinq’ Johnson http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57833900-77/nfl-thursday-alouettes-cozart.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57833900-77/nfl-thursday-alouettes-cozart.html.csp">Football briefs: CFL’s Alouettes welcome Chad ‘HuitCinq’ Johnson</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T22:09:41.097-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 10:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">• Former NFL star Chad Johnson, who once changed his last name to Ochocinco, will make his return to the gridiron in the Canadian Football League. The veteran receiver who spent most of his 11 NFL seasons with the Cincinnati Bengals, signed a two-year deal Thursday with the Montreal Alouettes after impressing the team in minicamp. He last played in the NFL in 2011 with New England. The club tweeted, “Bienvenue à #HuitCinq,” French for Ochocinco, which is Spanish for Eight Five. Johnson used to h...</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> 57833900@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:09:41 MDT Chelsea Clinton expecting 1st child http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57833423-68/clinton-chelsea-child-expecting.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57833423-68/clinton-chelsea-child-expecting.html.csp">Chelsea Clinton expecting 1st child</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEN THOMAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T15:06:31.127-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 03:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Chelsea Clinton says she and her husband are expecting their first child later this year. The daughter of former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton announced at a Clinton Foundation event in New York that she and her husband, Marc Mezvinsky, are “very excited” to be having their first child later this year. The former first lady says she’s “really excited” about becoming a grandmother and it makes the work of empowering future generations eve...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578334232014-04-17T15:06:31.127-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-17T15:06:31.127-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57833423@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:06:31 MDT NFL: Sharper’s attorneys to question Arizona evidence http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57832036-77/sharper-arizona-sexual-attorneys.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57832036-77/sharper-arizona-sexual-attorneys.html.csp">NFL: Sharper’s attorneys to question Arizona evidence</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JACQUES BILLEAUD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T17:34:07.992-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 05:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Phoenix • Lawyers for former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper are questioning the evidence authorities are using to justify keeping him in jail without bail on charges that he drugged and sexually assaulted two women. Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Warren Granville began a hearing on the subject Wednesday and is expected to conclude it Thursday afternoon. It’s the latest development in several ongoing sexual assault investigations involving Sharper in Louisiana, California, Florida, Arizo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578320362014-04-18T17:34:07.992-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-18T17:34:07.992-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57832036@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:34:07 MDT Sports Illustrated says ex-BYU guard Carlino a coveted transfer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/57827240-65/byu-carlino-former-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/57827240-65/byu-carlino-former-com.html.csp">Sports Illustrated says ex-BYU guard Carlino a coveted transfer</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="2014-04-16T11:21:02.152-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 11:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Where will Matt Carlino go? That’s the question of the month I’m getting from BYU sports fans, after the rising senior guard announced on April 1 that he will graduate from BYU in June and play out his final season of eligibility at another school. So far, Carlino has declined interview requests from local writers, and apparently the only reporter he has spoken to is Jeff Goodman of ESPN. Goodman tweeted that Carlino told ESPN he had heard from Purdue, UCLA, Oklahoma State, Pittsburgh and Memphi...</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> 57827240@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:21:02 MDT News roundup: Colorado debuts pot vending machine http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/57816771-64/trib-dnews-president-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/57816771-64/trib-dnews-president-utah.html.csp">News roundup: Colorado debuts pot vending machine</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="2014-04-14T07:22:50.581-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 07:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Colorado to debut pot vending machine. Gay marriage hearing comes on mixed-race wedding anniversary. The Utah docs who make over $1 million from Medicare. Happy Monday. Colorado was the first state to allow recreational marijuana use and now will be the first state to debut a pot vending machine. The Zazz dispenser will have multiple cameras and include a scanner to ensure the purchaser is of age, the owners say. [UPI] Topping the news: The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals heard Utah's defens...</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> 57816771@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 07:22:50 MDT Utah County GOP: Rematch coming in heated House race http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57810917-90/county-daw-district-former.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57810917-90/county-daw-district-former.html.csp">Utah County GOP: Rematch coming in heated House race</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="2014-04-13T10:55:29.23-06:00">Updated Apr 13, 2014 10:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Orem • Rep. Dana Layton, R-Orem, and former Rep. Brad Daw will square off in what could become a heated House primary battle with a cloud of scandal hanging over it, while Rep. Brian Greene, R-Pleasant Grove, escaped a primary fight, emerging victorious in a three-way race Saturday. The Utah County GOP gathering was one of 12 county Republican and Democratic party conventions held Saturday morning from Weber to Washington counties. Daw and Layton will lock horns in a rematch of their 2012 cont...</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> 57810917@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Apr 2014 10:55:29 MDT Numbers dwindling, former POWs meet in Salt Lake City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57791552-90/rigby-former-pow-war.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57791552-90/rigby-former-pow-war.html.csp">Numbers dwindling, former POWs meet in Salt Lake City</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="2014-04-11T22:35:58.175-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 10:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dale Rigby didn’t even know he was on a spy ship when the North Koreans captured the USS Pueblo on Jan. 23, 1968. Rigby was a 20-year-old seaman and baker from Centerville aboard what he was told was an oceanic research vessel. But the Pueblo was really collecting intelligence when the North Koreans attacked it and took 82 of its crew as prisoners. Rigby and the rest of the crew spent 11 months in captivity. “It was torture,” Rigby said Friday. “There were beatings.” Rigby was one of 11 former 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> 57791552@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 22:35:58 MDT Ex-NBA star, Park City civic leader Lou Hudson dies http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57806852-77/hudson-lou-hawks-nba.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57806852-77/hudson-lou-hawks-nba.html.csp">Ex-NBA star, Park City civic leader Lou Hudson dies</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T22:03:05.653-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 10:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Former NBA star and Park City civic leader Lou Hudson died Friday, the Atlanta Hawks announced. Hudson, 69, suffered a stroke two weeks ago. Known as “Sweet Lou” during his professional basketball career, Hudson was the No. 4 overall pick in the 1966 draft out of Minnesota. He played 11 of his 13 NBA seasons with Atlanta and was a six-time All-Star. In 890 games, he averaged 20.2 points, 4.4 rebounds and 2.7 assists. After his NBA carer ended in 1979, Hudson worked briefly for the Hawks before m...</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> 57806852@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 22:03:05 MDT Utah’s Republicans and Democrats to pick candidates http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57798621-90/candidates-county-daw-district.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57798621-90/candidates-county-daw-district.html.csp">Utah’s Republicans and Democrats to pick candidates</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T12:10:02.514-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 12:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A trio of former state legislators looking to return to the Utah Capitol headline a slew of contested races as Democrats and Republicans from Weber to Washington counties meet Saturday to nominate candidates or at least whittle the field. In another contest, four first-time candidates are vying to replace the state’s first female House speaker, Becky Lockhart, who opted not to seek re-election after 16 years in the House. Those contests and others will play out Saturday as delegates in 12 counti...</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> 57798621@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 12:10:02 MDT Giant In Our City: Romney calls Leavitt the quintessential volunteer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57804687-90/leavitt-romney-honor-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57804687-90/leavitt-romney-honor-lake.html.csp">Giant In Our City: Romney calls Leavitt the quintessential volunteer</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matt Canham</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-12T22:19:38.865-06:00">Updated Apr 12, 2014 10:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah’s business and political elite gave former Gov. Mike Leavitt one massive hug Thursday evening, honoring him as “A Giant In Our City” in a jovial gala at the Grand America Hotel. Mitt Romney, the former 2012 Republican presidential nominee, was among those who feted Leavitt. The two became close friends after Leavitt hired Romney to organize the 2002 Winter Olympics and Leavitt was a senior adviser on Romney’s presidential campaign. “Mike Leavitt has stood up whenever the country or the sta...</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> 57804687@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Apr 2014 22:19:38 MDT Former Utahn killed by Seattle police after bank robbery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57803154-78/police-seattle-spafford-bank.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57803154-78/police-seattle-spafford-bank.html.csp">Former Utahn killed by Seattle police after bank robbery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T15:50:53.365-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 03:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A former Utah man was killed by police in Seattle on April 3 after he allegedly robbed a bank with a fake gun, according to the Seattle Times. Cody Willis Spafford, 26, was shot multiple times after brandishing a knife and running toward a Seattle police detective, the newspaper reported. Police said Spafford — wearing “lots of makeup,” a fake nose, a dark wig and women’s clothing — used a toy handgun to rob a Wells Fargo bank, the newspaper reported. Shortly after, Spafford was spotted by polic...</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> 57803154@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:50:53 MDT Leavitt named a Giant In Our City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57796576-90/leavitt-chamber-former-giant.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57796576-90/leavitt-chamber-former-giant.html.csp">Leavitt named a Giant In Our City</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-09T15:00:53.434-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 03:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Salt Lake Chamber will honor former Gov. Mike Leavitt on Thursday, naming him the 2014 Giant In Our City. The business group created the award in 1970 and it normally goes to chief executives, though the Chamber did bestow it on Gov. Calvin Rampton in 1992. Other past recipients include former LDS President Gordon B. Hinckley, industrialist Jon M. Huntsman and Mitt Romney, who was honored for his work on the 2002 Winter Olympic Games. Leavitt, a three-term governor, left office in 2003 to be...</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> 57796576@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 15:00:53 MDT Thursday on TV: Plotlines abound on 'Parenthood' http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/57801851-63/cbs-nbc-season-abc.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/57801851-63/cbs-nbc-season-abc.html.csp">Thursday on TV: Plotlines abound on 'Parenthood'</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="2014-04-11T09:46:05.815-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 09:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In the second-to-last episode of the season, there's an awful lot going on in Parenthood (9 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5).There's always a lot going on, but it seems like even more than usual at this point. Including:Crosby goes to Joel for help with his housing situation.Julia tells Sarah about her romantic encounter.Kristina battles to save the charter school.Hank steps up for Sarah.And Amber gets some very unsettling news about her former fiance.I love this show!Elsewhere on TV ...The Big Bang Theory (7 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> 57801851@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 09:46:05 MDT A.G.’s office: Former Swallow and Shurtleff deputy placed on leave http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57796131-78/torgensen-swallow-attorney-lawson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57796131-78/torgensen-swallow-attorney-lawson.html.csp">A.G.’s office: Former Swallow and Shurtleff deputy placed on leave</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By tom harvey </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Robert Gehrke</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T09:36:52.738-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 09:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A top deputy to former Utah Attorneys General John Swallow and Mark Shurtleff was placed on paid administrative leave Wednesday during “internal investigations” into his conduct. Kirk Torgensen, whose name also has surfaced in outside probes of the scandal-scarred office, had previously been demoted by new Attorney General Sean Reyes, who had assigned him to run training meetings but gave him no permanent post. Reyes’ spokeswoman, Missy Larsen, confirmed Torgensen’s placement on paid leave “pen...</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> 57796131@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 09:36:52 MDT Pope approves reforms for scandal-plagued Vatican bank http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/57786473-80/bank-vatican-ior-pope.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/57786473-80/bank-vatican-ior-pope.html.csp">Pope approves reforms for scandal-plagued Vatican bank</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSEPHINE MCKENNA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Religion News Service</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T13:21:02.231-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 01:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Vatican City • Pope Francis has approved a new direction for the scandal-ridden Vatican bank as it seeks to improve transparency and compliance with international guidelines, the Vatican said Monday. The bank, known as the Institute for Religious Works, was founded in 1942 to manage funds for Roman Catholic institutions, Vatican employees and clergy but has been plagued by allegations of money laundering and Mafia links for decades. The pope’s statement ended months of speculation about the trou...</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> 57786473@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 13:21:02 MDT News roundup: AG Holder touts 'vast amount' of prosecutorial discretion http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/57795167-64/trib-utah-campaign-former.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/57795167-64/trib-utah-campaign-former.html.csp">News roundup: AG Holder touts 'vast amount' of prosecutorial discretion</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="2014-04-09T07:31:39.529-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 07:31AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">AG Holder: I have 'vast amount' of prosecutorial discretion. New report raises more questions about Swallow, Shurtleff. Tax Freedom Day arrives later this year. Happy Wednesday. Under questioning by House Republicans, Attorney General Eric Holder says he has a "vast amount of discretion" in prosecutions as the GOP members complained about the Justice Department's positions on marijuana legalization, criminal sentencing and delays in Obamacare. "There is a vast amount of discretion that a ...</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> 57795167@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 07:31:39 MDT Utah State football: Aggies reloading on defensive line http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57792705-77/malloe-defensive-state-aggies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57792705-77/malloe-defensive-state-aggies.html.csp">Utah State football: Aggies reloading on defensive line</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="2014-04-09T12:21:11.358-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 12:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • He’s heard it all spring, and he’ll probably hear it into the fall. With his helmet on, Aggie newcomer John Taylor looks strikingly similar to a former Utah State standout who also played defensive end. It’s the long brown hair that drapes over his shoulders. But, no, he’s not Connor Williams. He’ll take it as a compliment, though. “I get that a lot,” he said. “It’s pretty funny.” The Aggies hope that Taylor will bear more than a passing resemblance to the graduated Williams, in games mo...</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> 57792705@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 12:21:11 MDT Soccer: Mexico upbeat about its World Cup chances http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57790671-77/mexico-team-cup-brazil.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57790671-77/mexico-team-cup-brazil.html.csp">Soccer: Mexico upbeat about its World Cup chances</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-09T16:58:04.397-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 04:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mexico City • Mexico’s gold medal at the London Olympics was supposed to be a good sign for the national team as it looked ahead to the World Cup. Instead, the Mexicans barely qualified. Despite all the problems of 2013, Mexico coach Miguel Herrera says his team can go deep — very deep — into the tournament in Brazil. “The round of 16 seems like very little,” Herrera said recently, “we’re going to reach the final.” Mexico had four coaches during its qualifying campaign, finished 11 points behind...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577906712014-04-09T16:58:04.397-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-09T16:58:04.397-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57790671@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 16:58:04 MDT NBA: Mourning, Richardson, Williams make Hall of Fame http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57786622-77/richardson-mourning-nba-hall.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57786622-77/richardson-mourning-nba-hall.html.csp">NBA: Mourning, Richardson, Williams make Hall of Fame</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SCHUYLER DIXON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Pres</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T23:31:16.962-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 11:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dallas • Alonzo Mourning went to Georgetown to play basketball, not discover the world. The 6-foot-10 center who won an NBA title with the Miami Heat was voted to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Monday, adding that honor to becoming a board member at his alma mater. “I didn’t understand the prestige of this university, the global prestige of this university,” Mourning said. “Never in my wildest dreams would I ever thought as a freshman that I would be sitting on the board of tha...</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> 57786622@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 23:31:16 MDT