FRIDAY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FRIDAY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Police: Utah man killed self in explosive house fire http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58237485-78/fire-police-friday-broadhurst.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58237485-78/fire-police-friday-broadhurst.html.csp">Police: Utah man killed self in explosive house fire</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="2014-07-29T20:38:48.821-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 08:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Draper man started an explosive house fire on Friday after sending a note to friends and family saying he was ready to kill himself, police said Tuesday. Paul Broadhurst, 40 — who died Friday night — was the only one home when the house at 15082 S. Junction Circle (235 East) ignited. Draper police Deputy Chief John Eining said authorities believe Broadhurst started the fire to end his life. Eining did not release specific language from the suicide note. Police and fire crews responded to the...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58237485@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:38:48 MDT ‘Millionaire’ auditions set for Friday at Valley Fair http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58237002-66/valley-fair-auditions-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58237002-66/valley-fair-auditions-com.html.csp">‘Millionaire’ auditions set for Friday at Valley Fair</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T16:21:50.226-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 04:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Would-be millionaires will be lining up at the Valley Fair Mall on Friday, for a chance to audition for the game show “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire.” The syndicated game show will be holding auditions Friday at the Megaplex Theatres at Valley Fair, 3620 S. 2400 West, West Valley City. Sessions run from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m., and again from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. (The 7 p.m. session is for prospective contestants for the show’s upcoming “Movie Week.”) Those auditioning must be 18 or older, and a legal U.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> 58237002@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:21:50 MDT Utah State Fair headliners: Beach Boys, Grand Funk Railroad, Zendaya http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58233916-66/fair-sept-com-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58233916-66/fair-sept-com-http.html.csp">Utah State Fair headliners: Beach Boys, Grand Funk Railroad, Zendaya</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T16:10:01.694-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 04:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Considering how real-estate developers have been drooling over the prospect of paving over or bulldozing the Utah State Fairpark at North Temple and 1000 West, it may have slipped your attention that the 159th Utah State Fair actually will happen there, Sept. 4-14. The talent performing on the grandstand has been announced — and it includes three big headliners: Classic rock bands The Beach Boys (Sept. 8) and Grand Funk Railroad (Sept. 12), and Disney Channel singing sensation Zendaya (Sept. 13)...</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> 58233916@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:10:01 MDT NFL notes: Marshawn Lynch missing as Seahawks camp begins http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225233-77/lynch-camp-contract-manziel.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225233-77/lynch-camp-contract-manziel.html.csp">NFL notes: Marshawn Lynch missing as Seahawks camp begins</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T23:52:02.512-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 11:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Marshawn Lynch famously said during Super Bowl week that he was “all about that action, boss.” His action on Friday was defiance. The Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks opened training camp and Lynch chose to stay away because of his current contract situation. Beast Mode’s status: absent and unhappy. “Everybody is calling him, but it’s a business at the end of the day,” Seattle defensive end Michael Bennett said. “... So all you can do is support him. You want him to be here, but as a player ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582252332014-07-25T23:52:02.512-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-25T23:52:02.512-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58225233@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 23:52:02 MDT Three wildfires smoldering in Utah’s Dinosaur National Monument http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58225693-78/fire-friday-johnson-monument.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58225693-78/fire-friday-johnson-monument.html.csp">Three wildfires smoldering in Utah’s Dinosaur National Monument</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry Stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T20:39:02.51-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 08:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Three wildfires were burning in remote areas of Dinosaur National Monument, which remained open to visitors as of Friday evening. The largest is the Hog Fire, which by Friday night had spread to 40 acres on the Yampa Plateau. Three engines, two hand crews, two heavy tankers and an air tanker began tackling the flames at 5 p.m., though the fire was zero percent contained Friday evening, said National Park Service spokesman Dan Johnson. The 15-acre Island Park Fire, located in the monument’s Rainb...</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> 58225693@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:39:02 MDT Gaza sides agree to lull but truce efforts stall http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58224954-68/gaza-israeli-israel-hamas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58224954-68/gaza-israeli-israel-hamas.html.csp">Gaza sides agree to lull but truce efforts stall</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KARIN LAUB</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and IAN DEITCH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T19:31:52.653-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 07:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jerusalem •Israel-Hamas fighting looked headed for escalation after U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry failed Friday to broker a weeklong truce as a first step toward a broader deal and Israel’s defense minister warned Israel might soon expand its Gaza ground operation “significantly.” Hours after the U.S.-led efforts stalled, the two sides agreed to a 12-hour humanitarian cease-fire to begin Saturday. However, the temporary lull was unlikely to change the trajectory of the current hostilities a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582249542014-07-25T19:31:52.653-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-25T19:31:52.653-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58224954@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:31:52 MDT U.S.: Russia is firing across border into Ukraine http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58224910-68/ukraine-russia-border-russian.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58224910-68/ukraine-russia-border-russian.html.csp">U.S.: Russia is firing across border into Ukraine</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID McHUGH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T16:53:11.576-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 04:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kiev, Ukraine • Russia is launching artillery attacks from its soil on Ukrainian troops and preparing to move heavier weaponry across the border, the U.S. and Ukraine charged Friday in what appeared to be an ominous escalation of the crisis. Russia accused Washington of lying and charged Ukraine with firing across the border on a Russian village. It also toughened its economic measures against Ukraine by banning dairy imports. Andriy Lysenko, a spokesman for Ukraine’s National Security and Defe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582249102014-07-25T16:53:11.576-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-25T16:53:11.576-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58224910@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:53:11 MDT 3,000-acre wildfire sizzles in central Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58223802-78/fire-percent-crews-thursday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58223802-78/fire-percent-crews-thursday.html.csp">3,000-acre wildfire sizzles in central Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By harry stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T21:47:58.822-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 09:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">More than 100 firefighters were working Friday night to contain a blaze burning east of Highway 28 in Juab County. The Levan Fire, which ignited about 4 p.m. Thursday just south of the town of the same name, is burning across more than 3,000 acres. Winds have spread the fire faster than crews can contain it. Four helicopters and 12 fire engines were at the fire Friday morning, and more fire crews have been ordered in. The fire was 5 percent contained as the day began. Residents of the six hous...</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> 58223802@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 21:47:58 MDT Gold prices rise amid more turmoil in Ukraine http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58224702-79/gold-ukraine-cents-ounce.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58224702-79/gold-ukraine-cents-ounce.html.csp">Gold prices rise amid more turmoil in Ukraine</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">By The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T14:39:02.343-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 02:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gold prices settled higher Friday as unrest in Ukraine and the Middle East draws traders into their hiding spots. Gold for August delivery rose $12.50, or 1 percent, to settle at $1,303.30 an ounce. Silver for September added 22 cents, or 1.1 percent, to $20.64 an ounce. The U.S. Defense Department said Friday that Russia was about to move heavy artillery into the hands of separatists in Ukraine. The day before, the Obama administration accused Russia of firing artillery at Ukraine’s military. T...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582247022014-07-25T14:39:02.343-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-25T14:39:02.343-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58224702@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:39:02 MDT U.S. to evaluate Impala air bag performance http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58224406-79/nhtsa-friedman-agency-bag.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58224406-79/nhtsa-friedman-agency-bag.html.csp">U.S. to evaluate Impala air bag performance</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM KRISHER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T17:35:52.058-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 05:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Detroit • The U.S. government’s highway safety agency has opened a formal investigation into air bag failures in some Chevrolet Impala full-size cars made by General Motors. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Friday it began the probe after receiving a petition from Donald Friedman of Xprts LLC, a Santa Barbara, California, company that examines crashes. Friedman examined an April 2011 car crash in Hidalgo County, Texas, that severely injured an elderly man named Roberto Mar...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582244062014-07-25T17:35:52.058-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-25T17:35:52.058-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58224406@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:35:52 MDT Price of oil slips below $102 a barrel on Friday http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58224204-79/oil-barrel-cents-crude.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58224204-79/oil-barrel-cents-crude.html.csp">Price of oil slips below $102 a barrel on Friday</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PABLO GORONDI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T12:07:01.667-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 12:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The price of oil slipped below $102 a barrel on Friday, falling for a second day after spiking on lower U.S. inventories and tensions in Ukraine and the Middle East. By early afternoon in Europe, benchmark U.S. crude for September delivery was down 38 cents to $101.69 in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange. On Thursday, the Nymex contract dropped $1.05 to close at $102.07. Brent crude, a benchmark for international oils, was up 4 cents to $107.11 in trading on the ICE Futures ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582242042014-07-25T12:07:01.667-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-25T12:07:01.667-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58224204@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:07:01 MDT Utahn in Navy gets his first flight with Blue Angels http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58197712-90/hernandez-navy-angels-blue.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58197712-90/hernandez-navy-angels-blue.html.csp">Utahn in Navy gets his first flight with Blue Angels</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="2014-07-25T12:54:20.264-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 12:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The U.S. Navy is filled with history for Petty Officer 1st Class Ben Hernandez. Hernandez is was born and raised in Murray and his grandfather, great uncle, uncle and two older brothers all served in Navy. Hernandez has been in the Navy for almost 12 years as a hospital corpsman. He has spent the last three years living in Pensacola , Fla., with one of the most famous outfits in the U.S. military — the Blue Angels. “Just the chance to do something with such historical significance in the Nav...</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> 58197712@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:54:20 MDT Concert review: ‘Frozen’ prince charms crowd in Tabernacle Choir’s summer show http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58198325-223/fontana-tabernacle-center-choir.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58198325-223/fontana-tabernacle-center-choir.html.csp">Concert review: ‘Frozen’ prince charms crowd in Tabernacle Choir’s summer show</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Catherine Reese Newton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T12:50:39.608-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 12:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Mormon Tabernacle Choir nabbed a cool guest star for its summer concerts: Santino Fontana, the voice of Prince Hans in “Frozen.” Though it was the Disney blockbuster that put him on the pop-culture map last November, Fontana is an established Broadway star, and those skills served him well Friday. After a pair of pioneer hymns from the choir and Orchestra at Temple Square, it was off to Broadway and the movies. Choral arrangements of “Tonight” and “Somewhere” from Leonard Bernstein’s “West 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> 58198325@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 12:50:39 MDT NFL: New coaches, star rookies as training camps open http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58207105-77/training-nfl-heat-thursday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58207105-77/training-nfl-heat-thursday.html.csp">NFL: New coaches, star rookies as training camps open</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BARRY WILNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T17:36:26.189-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • It’s time to climb out of the pool, put down that frosty drink, discard the shades and fire up the high-definition TV. The NFL is back. Some training camps are already under way, though most open this week, and the first preseason game is Aug. 3, at the Pro Football Hall of Fame. If it seems like the Texans just ended the draft by taking Mr. Irrelevant (defensive back Lonnie Ballentine of Memphis), well, it was only two months ago. Players, coaches and front office staffs got some d...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582071052014-07-22T17:36:26.189-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T17:36:26.189-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58207105@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:36:26 MDT Polygamous trust prepares for evictions in Hildale, Colorado City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58191903-78/wisan-trust-plan-lindberg.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58191903-78/wisan-trust-plan-lindberg.html.csp">Polygamous trust prepares for evictions in Hildale, Colorado 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="2014-07-20T10:54:31.076-06:00">Updated Jul 20, 2014 10:54AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Within the next few weeks, eviction notices could be fastened to doors in Hildale, Utah, and Colorado City, Ariz. Third District Judge Denise Lindberg gave verbal approval Friday to a plan to evict residents of the two towns who have not paid a housing fee to a polygamous trust. “If people step up and start meeting their obligations, we work with them,” Lindberg said during a hearing Friday in Salt Lake City. “If not, then we proceed. We proceed with the evictions.” The trust, called the Unit...</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> 58191903@www.sltrib.com Sun, 20 Jul 2014 10:54:31 MDT 2015 QB Sam Darnold chooses USC, but dad says he also liked the Utes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58199637-59/utah-clemente-michael-sam.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58199637-59/utah-clemente-michael-sam.html.csp">2015 QB Sam Darnold chooses USC, but dad says he also liked the Utes</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T20:07:02.747-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 08:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Last week saw Utah fail to make the top five of one top 2015 target, Brighton outside linebacker Osa Masina. Friday, Utah lost out on another priority prep, as Orange County quarterback Sam Darnold announced his intent to attend USC. It may not make it sting any less, but Sam’s father, Michael, called The Tribune at the end of his workday Friday to deliver a message to Ute fans: 1. The San Clemente High senior “loves growing up in Southern California,” Michael said. “He wished there was a Univer...</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> 58199637@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 20:07:02 MDT Utah Jazz: Team caps summer league with 75-73 win over Blazers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/58200268-87/jazz-league-summer-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/58200268-87/jazz-league-summer-utah.html.csp">Utah Jazz: Team caps summer league with 75-73 win over Blazers</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="2014-07-18T22:59:43.513-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 10:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • The 75-73 win over the Portland Trail Blazers on Friday night was good for the Utah Jazz. Finishing the Las Vegas Summer League with a 3-2 record was even better. But this week was about development for the rookies and the young veterans. And on this night, that development was apparent. Rudy Gobert was dominant in the paint against the Blazers, grabbing 15 rebounds, scoring 11 points and blocking three shots. Dante Exum had nine points, five rebounds and three assists to go along w...</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> 58200268@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 22:59:43 MDT NFL notes: Vikings to suspend coordinator for anti-gay slurs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58199397-77/smith-kluwe-vikings-nfl.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58199397-77/smith-kluwe-vikings-nfl.html.csp">NFL notes: Vikings to suspend coordinator for anti-gay slurs</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T22:56:59.738-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 10:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Minnesota Vikings will suspend special teams coordinator Mike Priefer without pay for three games this season and donate $100,000 to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights groups, in response to former punter Chris Kluwe’s allegations of anti-gay slurs and taunts made by Priefer. The Vikings released Friday a summary of the investigation by outside lawyers that was initiated in January, when Kluwe first accused Priefer and other Vikings officials of punishing him for his support of g...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581993972014-07-18T22:56:59.738-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-18T22:56:59.738-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58199397@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 22:56:59 MDT US building case tying separatists to plane crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58201235-68/plane-ukraine-president-obama.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58201235-68/plane-ukraine-president-obama.html.csp">US building case tying separatists to plane crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JULIE PACE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP White House Correspondent</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T11:28:02.214-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 11:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The United States began building a case Friday linking pro-Russian separatists to the shocking downing of a passenger jet in Ukraine. A somber President Barack Obama declared the deaths of those on board, including at least one American, an “outrage of unspeakable proportions.” Obama said the U.S. believes the Malaysia Airlines plane was felled by a surface-to-air missile launched from an area near the Ukraine-Russia border that is controlled by Kremlin-backed separatists. Even as h...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582012352014-07-19T11:28:02.214-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-19T11:28:02.214-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58201235@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 11:28:02 MDT Howling winds push massive Washington fire http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58201210-68/fire-friday-homes-pateros.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58201210-68/fire-friday-homes-pateros.html.csp">Howling winds push massive Washington fire</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MANUEL VALDES</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T11:16:02.591-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 11:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Winthrop, Wash. • Howling winds pushed a massive wildfire in north-central Washington in new directions Saturday. Officials said there are no reports of injuries and only one more home was destroyed overnight by the lightning-caused wildfire. The wildfire that has blackened more than 260 square miles in the scenic Methow Valley northeast of Seattle has calmed down near Pateros, where it destroyed about 100 homes Thursday and Friday, Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers said. “It’s just starting ...</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> 58201210@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 11:16:02 MDT