FUNERAL - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FUNERAL News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Movie review: Downey and Duvall spar in overstuffed thriller ‘Judge’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58494763-223/judge-config-data-downey.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58494763-223/judge-config-data-downey.html.csp">Movie review: Downey and Duvall spar in overstuffed thriller ‘Judge’</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> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-09T17:18:33.236-06:00">Updated Oct 9, 2014 05:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There’s a tight courtroom thriller somewhere inside “The Judge,” but it’s not worth cutting through the two-hours-plus of dramatic bloat to get there. Robert Downey Jr. stars as Hank Palmer, a high-powered and high-priced Chicago defense attorney who reluctantly returns to his Indiana hometown when his mother dies. The funeral means a reunion with his estranged father, Judge Joseph Palmer (Robert Duvall), who has presided over cases in the town for 42 years. After the funeral, the judge is char...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58494763@www.sltrib.com Thu, 09 Oct 2014 17:18:33 MDT Federal agency says transgender workers were illegally fired http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58455615-68/federal-fired-funeral-transgender.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58455615-68/federal-fired-funeral-transgender.html.csp">Federal agency says transgender workers were illegally fired</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ED WHITE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-25T16:02:34.365-06:00">Updated Sep 25, 2014 04:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Detroit • A Michigan funeral home and a Florida eye clinic illegally fired employees because they’re transgender, a federal agency alleged Thursday in two lawsuits. R.G. & G.R. Harris Funeral Homes of Garden City, Michigan, and Lakeland Eye Clinic of Lakeland, Florida, violated federal law by discriminating based on gender stereotypes, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission said. It’s the first time the agency has sued claiming discrimination against people who are transgender. Amiee Stephe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584556152014-09-25T16:02:34.365-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-25T16:02:34.365-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58455615@www.sltrib.com Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:02:34 MDT Utah missionary’s funeral planned for Saturday http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58434159-78/thredgold-missionary-saturday-sltrib.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58434159-78/thredgold-missionary-saturday-sltrib.html.csp">Utah missionary’s funeral planned for Saturday</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-20T10:51:16.032-06:00">Updated Sep 20, 2014 10:51AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The family of a Utah Mormon missionary will finally lay him to rest Saturday morning. Connor Thredgold, of Springville, and a fellow missionary were found dead in their Taipei apartment Aug. 23. Taiwan news agencies reported that the two, 19-year-old Thredgold and 24-year-old Yu Peng Xiong, died of carbon monoxide poisoning. Thredgold’s funeral will be held 11 a.m. Saturday at the Springville West Center at 996 W. Center Street, said family spokesman Tom McHoes. No foul play is suspected in 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> 58434159@www.sltrib.com Sat, 20 Sep 2014 10:51:16 MDT Joan Rivers remembered at star-studded funeral http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58384986-223/rivers-york-funeral-fashion.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58384986-223/rivers-york-funeral-fashion.html.csp">Joan Rivers remembered at star-studded funeral</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KAREN MATTHEWS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T13:36:11.758-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 01:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Howard Stern delivered the eulogy, Broadway singer-actress Audra McDonald sang “Smile” and bagpipers played “New York, New York” at Joan Rivers’ funeral Sunday, a star-studded send-off that — like late comedian herself — brought together the worlds of Hollywood, theater, fashion and media. At a funeral befitting a superstar, the New York City Gay Men’s Chorus sang Broadway hits including “Hey Big Spender” before six-time Tony Award-winner McDonald sang her tribute to Rivers, a champi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583849862014-09-08T13:36:11.758-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-08T13:36:11.758-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58384986@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 13:36:11 MDT Mourners urge black Americans to take action http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58336151-68/brown-police-ferguson-louis.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58336151-68/brown-police-ferguson-louis.html.csp">Mourners urge black Americans to take action</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM SUHR</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-25T20:21:33.182-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 08:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. Louis • The mourners filled an enormous church to remember Michael Brown — recalling him as a “gentle giant,” aspiring rapper and recent high school graduate on his way to a technical college. But the funeral that unfolded Monday was about much more than the black 18-year-old who lay in the closed casket after being shot to death by a white police officer. The emotional service sought to consecrate Brown’s death as another in the long history of the civil rights movement and implored black ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583361512014-08-25T20:21:33.182-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-25T20:21:33.182-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58336151@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 20:21:33 MDT