FRIENDS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FRIENDS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah football notes: Utes Junior Salt, Nate Orchard prepared to face old friends at Michigan http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58426810-59/orchard-mone-salt-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58426810-59/orchard-mone-salt-utah.html.csp">Utah football notes: Utes Junior Salt, Nate Orchard prepared to face old friends at Michigan</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="2014-09-17T21:26:03.757-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 09:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">During pregame walkthroughs and warmups on Saturday, Nate Orchard may just bring his camera with him. He'll step out across the sidelines at the Big House, and he'll be looking for Bryan Mone and Sione Houma, two of his Highland High teammates who helped the Rams win a state championship in 2010. There will be the pleasantries: exchanging old memories, and taking a few pictures. And then Orchard plans to let them feel just how tough it is to see him on the opposite sideline. "At the end of the d...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58426810@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:26:03 MDT Hangout house: why some homes become teen central http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58279345-223/kids-hangout-pool-says.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58279345-223/kids-hangout-pool-says.html.csp">Hangout house: why some homes become teen central</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LISA A. FLAM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T12:25:36.76-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 12:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Start with amenities like a monster TV or fire pit, add a never-ending supply of munchies and a relaxed attitude toward your kids bringing home a friend — or five — and you may just find that your place has become THE place where the tweens and teens want to be. A hangout house is often the first spot kids think to gather to work on a school project or binge on the latest Xbox game or silly YouTube videos. “There are some houses that are sort of like magnetic,” says Dana Points, editor-in-chief ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582793452014-09-10T12:25:36.76-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-10T12:25:36.76-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58279345@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 12:25:36 MDT Friends mourn woman who died napping between jobs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58381623-68/fernandes-died-friends-death.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58381623-68/fernandes-died-friends-death.html.csp">Friends mourn woman who died napping between jobs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ADAM GELLER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-06T13:02:02.275-06:00">Updated Sep 6, 2014 01:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Newark, N.J. • In news reports, Maria Fernandes was the hardworking New Jersey woman who died in her car when she pulled over for a nap between shifts, likely overwhelmed by fumes. But family and friends who laid her to rest recalled the 32-year-old Fernandes as so much more. Fernandes earned a living working minimum wage jobs at three Dunkin’ Donuts stores. When she died last month in the parking lot of a convenience store in Elizabeth, she had just completed an overnight shift at a shop in nea...</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> 58381623@www.sltrib.com Sat, 06 Sep 2014 13:02:02 MDT Utah Jazz - Owner Greg Miller completes three year expedition http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58379972-62/miller-drove-trip-jazz.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58379972-62/miller-drove-trip-jazz.html.csp">Utah Jazz - Owner Greg Miller completes three year expedition</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="2014-09-05T19:44:03.656-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 07:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In all, the longest trek of Greg Miller's life took three years. He completed 58,196 miles over 33 countries and all seven continents. He literally drove the world in his Toyota Land Cruiser. It took Miller 218 days, and required a significant financial commitment. 47 different individuals, and five different photographers chronicled the journey of Miller, the principal owner of the Utah Jazz. The trip was draining. It was exhilerating. He made friends that he'll keep for life. He visited sig...</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> 58379972@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 19:44:03 MDT Netflix unveils new way to share recommendations http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58364050-79/netflix-facebook-subscribers-recommendations.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58364050-79/netflix-facebook-subscribers-recommendations.html.csp">Netflix unveils new way to share recommendations</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHAEL LIEDTKE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T08:48:02.104-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 08:48AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Francisco • Netflix is giving its Internet video subscribers a more discreet way to recommend movies and TV shows to their Facebook friends after realizing most people don’t want to share their viewing habits with large audiences. Until now, Netflix subscribers linking the service to their Facebook accounts automatically disclosed everything they were watching with a potentially wide-reaching range of people. The company believes the open-ended approach discouraged most Netflix subscribers f...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583640502014-09-02T08:48:02.104-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-02T08:48:02.104-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58364050@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:48:02 MDT For BYU grad, downtown SLC is the right place, the right time, the right blend http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58334673-78/giauque-says-downtown-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58334673-78/giauque-says-downtown-lake.html.csp">For BYU grad, downtown SLC is the right place, the right time, the right blend</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TONY SEMERAD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-01T11:30:32.449-06:00">Updated Sep 1, 2014 11:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Night life in Salt Lake City strikes the right midpoint for Caitie Giauque. The 28-year-old partakes of some of downtown’s attractions but an evening in her social life is just as likely to involve cooking and watching movies with friends or working on “random projects here and there.” Utah’s capital “is a manageable size,” the Brigham Young University graduate and Provo native says. “It feels like a city, but it’s not so overwhelming that you’re terrified you’re missing something if you’re not...</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> 58334673@www.sltrib.com Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:30:32 MDT No photos: Parents opt to keep babies off Facebook http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58312923-79/says-parents-photos-facebook.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58312923-79/says-parents-photos-facebook.html.csp">No photos: Parents opt to keep babies off Facebook</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BARBARA ORTUTAY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T08:27:05.703-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 08:27AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Behold the cascade of baby photos, the flood of funny kid anecdotes and the steady stream of school milestones on Facebook. It all makes Sonia Rao, a stay-at-home mother of a 1-year-old in Mountain View, California, “a little uncomfortable.” “I just have a vague discomfort having her photograph out there for anyone to look at,” says Rao. “When you meet a new person and go to their account, you can look them up, look at photos, videos, know that they are traveling.” At a time when just...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583129232014-08-26T08:27:05.703-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T08:27:05.703-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58312923@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:27:05 MDT Smokey Robinson, still writing, duets with friends http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58317442-80/robinson-smokey-friends-john.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58317442-80/robinson-smokey-friends-john.html.csp">Smokey Robinson, still writing, duets with friends</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RYAN PEARSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T21:48:50.51-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 09:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • After five decades in show business, the man who shaped Motown with instantly recognizable hits like “My Girl” and “Tears of a Clown” says he can’t stop writing. Smokey Robinson says he scribbles down lyrics on a pad or leaves a fragment of a tune on his own voice mail whenever inspiration hits. “I write on the plane, on the bus, on the train, I write in the bathroom,” Robinson said in an interview. “I do have a bunch of songs that I’m very anxious to record.” But you won’t hear an...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583174422014-08-22T21:48:50.51-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-22T21:48:50.51-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58317442@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 21:48:50 MDT Smithsonian adds LGBT history to museum collection http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58313012-68/gay-history-museum-collection.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58313012-68/gay-history-museum-collection.html.csp">Smithsonian adds LGBT history to museum collection</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRETT ZONGKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T12:47:56.763-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 12:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Hundreds of photographs, papers and historical objects documenting the history of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people are being added to the Smithsonian Institution’s collection Tuesday, including items from the popular TV show “Will and Grace.” Show creators David Kohan and Max Mutchnick along with NBC are donating objects to the National Museum of American History. The collection includes original scripts, casting ideas, political memorabilia surrounding the show and 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> 58313012@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:47:56 MDT No photos: Parents opt to keep babies off Facebook http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58312926-68/says-parents-photos-facebook.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58312926-68/says-parents-photos-facebook.html.csp">No photos: Parents opt to keep babies off Facebook</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BARBARA ORTUTAY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Technology Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T10:21:06.315-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 10:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Behold the cascade of baby photos, the flood of funny kid anecdotes and the steady stream of school milestones on Facebook. It all makes Sonia Rao, a stay-at-home mother of a 1-year-old in Mountain View, California, “a little uncomfortable.” “I just have a vague discomfort having her photograph out there for anyone to look at,” says Rao. “When you meet a new person and go to their account, you can look them up, look at photos, videos, know that they are traveling.” At a time when just...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583129262014-08-19T10:21:06.315-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-19T10:21:06.315-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58312926@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:21:06 MDT Murder-suicide claims Christie team member, spouse http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58279005-68/bramhall-joan-family-lori.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58279005-68/bramhall-joan-family-lori.html.csp">Murder-suicide claims Christie team member, spouse</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-09T11:22:31.57-06:00">Updated Aug 9, 2014 11:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denville, N.J. • A member of Republican Gov. Chris Christie’s transition team and her husband were under “enormous stress” in the weeks before he fatally shot her and then killed himself, their daughter said. Lorraine “Lori” Bramhall told the Daily Record of Parsippany (http://dailyre.co/1ygUkQt) that John Bramhall believed his wife of 54 years, Joan, was suffering from dementia. Lori Bramhall disagreed with the assessment, saying her mother could be “forgetful” but there were no apparent change...</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> 58279005@www.sltrib.com Sat, 09 Aug 2014 11:22:31 MDT Ann Cannon: Help, I’ve been replaced by The Google http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58259217-78/cannon-family-google-workers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58259217-78/cannon-family-google-workers.html.csp">Ann Cannon: Help, I’ve been replaced by The Google</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ann Cannon</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T16:42:43.634-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 04:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I have the type of brain that collects useless trivia the way a clothes dryer screen attracts cotton lint. I’m assuming, of course, that it would be better to have a high-functioning brain full of useful information, but I wouldn’t know. I will say that having a head stuffed full of trivia has its own minor rewards. For example, I once won a pair of tickets to the short-lived Las Vegas Grand Prix because I was the first to call in and answer a radio DJ’s question, which I can’t remember now, bu...</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> 58259217@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 16:42:43 MDT Year after husband’s death, Utah ethicist reflects on her journey through grief http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58247707-78/hopkins-battin-brooke-says.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58247707-78/hopkins-battin-brooke-says.html.csp">Year after husband’s death, Utah ethicist reflects on her journey through grief</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Peggy Fletcher Stack</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-04T10:23:35.323-06:00">Updated Aug 4, 2014 10:23AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Peggy Battin knows all about dying. As a nationally recognized ethicist at the University of Utah, she has spent decades analyzing every element of knotty end-of-life issues. But a year ago, Battin confronted a new kind of knowing — the personal kind — and quickly discovered the two forms of knowledge are not the same. On July 31, 2013, Battin’s husband, 71-year-old Brooke Hopkins, died from injuries he suffered in a November 2008 bicycle accident, which had severed his spinal cord. For 4½ yea...</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> 58247707@www.sltrib.com Mon, 04 Aug 2014 10:23:35 MDT Graduating to a life without drugs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58233710-78/daniel-drug-drugs-heroin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58233710-78/daniel-drug-drugs-heroin.html.csp">Graduating to a life without drugs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By erin alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T23:11:24.308-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 11:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A year ago, Daniel had spun a fragile cocoon of heroin. The 21-year-old had been using drugs to soothe anxiety and loneliness since he began tinkering with the bottles in his family’s medicine cabinet almost a decade ago. He moved on to magic mushrooms and acid. By 20, addicted to heroin, he was facing felony possession charges and a bleak future. But as he graduated from the pilot class of a new drug court on Monday night, Daniel — not his real name — said he now has the tools not only to stay...</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> 58233710@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:11:24 MDT Mattel ramps up effort behind Thomas & Friends http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58206315-79/mattel-friends-thomas-company.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58206315-79/mattel-friends-thomas-company.html.csp">Mattel ramps up effort behind Thomas & Friends</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T09:22:02.194-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 09:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">El Segundo, Calif. • Toy company Mattel is ramping up its efforts to bring Thomas & Friends products to consumers, rolling out a new direct-to-consumer catalog and website. Mattel Inc. said Monday it also is teaming with 20 independent specialty retail stores to sell the Thomas & Friends Wooden Railway goods. Toys R Us will serve as the exclusive national chain. U.S. shoppers will be able to purchase limited edition toys through the catalog, website or at an official specialty retailer. One limi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582063152014-07-21T09:22:02.194-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-21T09:22:02.194-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58206315@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 09:22:02 MDT