GARCIA - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/GARCIA News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Rainbow Gathering’s ‘Hitler’ pleads no contest in Utah stabbing http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58285516-78/gathering-rainbow-garcia-novak.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58285516-78/gathering-rainbow-garcia-novak.html.csp">Rainbow Gathering’s ‘Hitler’ pleads no contest in Utah stabbing</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jessica Miller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T20:14:43.189-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 08:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The 32-year-old woman accused of stabbing a man at the Rainbow Family Gathering outside of Heber City has resolved her court case. Leilani Novak-Garcia, who people at the gathering called “Hitler,” pleaded no contest last week to aggravated assault, a third-degree felony. Another charge of second-degree felony attempted murder was dismissed as part of a plea deal, according to court records. The woman faces up to five years in prison when she is sentenced on Sept. 24. The stabbing allegedly to...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58285516@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 20:14:43 MDT Venus Williams notches rare win over sister Serena http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58279427-77/seeded-third-400-6-3.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58279427-77/seeded-third-400-6-3.html.csp">Venus Williams notches rare win over sister Serena</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-09T23:31:03.127-06:00">Updated Aug 9, 2014 11:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">tennis • Venus Williams defeated Serena 6-7 (2), 6-2, 6-3 Saturday for the first win against her sister in more than five years and advanced to the final of the Rogers Cup in Montreal. The 34-year-old Venus hadn’t beaten her 32-year-old sister in five matches going back to Dubai in 2009. Top-ranked Serena still leads the all-time series 15-11. In the second semifinal, third-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska beat Ekaterina Makarova 7-6 (1), 7-6 (3). • In Toronto, Roger Federer advanced to the men’s fin...</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> 58279427@www.sltrib.com Sat, 09 Aug 2014 23:31:03 MDT Golf: Sergio Garcia holds 3-shot lead over McIlroy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58254295-77/garcia-mcilroy-206-207.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58254295-77/garcia-mcilroy-206-207.html.csp">Golf: Sergio Garcia holds 3-shot lead over McIlroy</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T23:10:13.791-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 11:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Akron, Ohio • Sergio Garcia was in the trees left of the 18th fairway, looking through a gap in the branches to find a way out. Ahead of him was Rory McIlroy, giving his 35-foot birdie putt a little body English before it fell for birdie. Garcia never lost command of the Bridgestone Invitational on Saturday, even after a storm delay of just over three hours. He started with a three-shot lead, stretched it to six shots at one point and closed with three good pars for a 3-under 67, three shots ahe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582542952014-08-02T23:10:13.791-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T23:10:13.791-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58254295@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 23:10:13 MDT RSL: Olave suspended for 2 games for hitting Garcia http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58254454-77/rsl-garcia-olave-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58254454-77/rsl-garcia-olave-lake.html.csp">RSL: Olave suspended for 2 games for hitting Garcia</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="2014-08-02T23:10:13.418-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 11:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Real Salt Lake’s Olmes Garcia was punished on the field with a yellow card for wasting time late in Wednesday night’s 1-1 draw against the New York Red Bulls. As it turns out, the striker’s flop to the ground wasn’t entirely unprovoked — and now Major League Soccer has handed down a much greater punishment to the other man involved in the incident. On Friday, the league’s disciplinary committee handed down a two-game suspension to New York defender Jamison Olave for what the committee termed “vi...</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> 58254454@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 23:10:13 MDT RSL notebook: Jamison Olave suspended two games; Luis Gil called up; Sacramento scheduled http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/RSL/58251548-49/lake-olave-salt-garcia.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/RSL/58251548-49/lake-olave-salt-garcia.html.csp">RSL notebook: Jamison Olave suspended two games; Luis Gil called up; Sacramento scheduled</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="2014-08-02T23:11:33.843-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 11:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Real Salt Lake's Olmes Garcia was shown a yellow card for wasting time late in Wednesday night's 1-1 draw against the New York Red Bulls.As it turns out, the striker's fall to the ground was entirely unprovoked.Major League Soccer's disciplinary committee on Friday handed down a two-game suspension to New York defender Jamison Olave for "violent conduct" against an opponent. During a brief confrontation in the 77th minute, Olave, the former RSL defender, hit Garcia below the belt.The Salt Lake f...</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> 58251548@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 23:11:33 MDT Golf roundup: Garcia takes lead at Bridgestone with string of birdies http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58252160-77/138-137-garcia-69-69.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58252160-77/138-137-garcia-69-69.html.csp">Golf roundup: Garcia takes lead at Bridgestone with string of birdies</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T23:14:30.742-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 11:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Akron, Ohio • Sergio Garcia doesn’t know anything about being in a zone. He had no trouble identifying the best round of his career. Garcia one-putted the final 11 holes and made birdies on his last seven holes Friday in the Bridgestone Invitational to tie the course record at Firestone with a 9-under 61 and take a three-shot lead into the weekend. He had a birdie putt on every hole on the back nine, missing only a 15-footer at No. 11. Garcia shot 27 on the back nine, a course record. “Just one...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582521602014-08-01T23:14:30.742-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-01T23:14:30.742-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58252160@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 23:14:30 MDT Real Salt Lake needs Olmes Garcia’s breakout to continue http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58224137-77/garcia-rsl-goals-montreal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58224137-77/garcia-rsl-goals-montreal.html.csp">Real Salt Lake needs Olmes Garcia’s breakout to continue</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="2014-07-25T23:50:20.743-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 11:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • Fans and the front office alike could definitely get used to seeing Olmes Garcia shimmy and shake in celebration more often. In a season in which all-time leading scorer Alvaro Saborio remains sidelined with a broken foot sustained in late May, Real Salt Lake has waited for another option to emerge. One goal makes a world of difference. Two goals in 30 minutes may theoretically spell the start of something. And RSL needs it. If Garcia can figure out a way to build on what he started Thu...</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> 58224137@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 23:50:20 MDT RSL 3, Montreal 1: Garcia scores twice in Real home win http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58222229-77/garcia-rsl-montreal-ball.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58222229-77/garcia-rsl-montreal-ball.html.csp">RSL 3, Montreal 1: Garcia scores twice in Real home win</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="2014-07-25T20:59:52.276-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 08:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • Fireworks popped periodically in the not-so-far-off distance northeast of Rio Tinto Stadium on Thursday evening. The main event was under the lights in Sandy and, regardless of the outcome of Real Salt Lake’s Pioneer Day matchup with the visiting Montreal Impact, some fireworks were promised to those packed inside. Once substitute Olmes Garcia rose up and whipped his head to the left, flicking the ball played into the box, the end result superseded anything that was guaranteed once the f...</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> 58222229@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:59:52 MDT Golf: Rory McIlroy wins British Open for 3rd major http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58203386-77/mcilroy-open-british-major.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58203386-77/mcilroy-open-british-major.html.csp">Golf: Rory McIlroy wins British Open for 3rd major</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Doug Ferguson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T17:36:11.984-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hoylake, England • Walking off the 18th green as the British Open champion, Rory McIlroy kept gazing at all the greats on golf’s oldest trophy. On the claret jug, his name is etched in silver below Phil Mickelson. In the record book, he is listed behind Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods as the youngest to get three legs of the career Grand Slam. And over four days at Royal Liverpool, he had no equal. “I’m immensely proud of myself,” McIlroy said after his two-shot victory Sunday that was never reall...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582033862014-07-22T17:36:11.984-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T17:36:11.984-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58203386@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:36:11 MDT Judge asked to lift Fla. Keys gay marriage stay http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58206214-68/gay-marriage-judge-florida.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58206214-68/gay-marriage-judge-florida.html.csp">Judge asked to lift Fla. Keys gay marriage stay</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CURT ANDERSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T08:53:01.904-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 08:53AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Miami • The attorney for a gay couple is asking a Florida Keys judge to lift a stay in his ruling that Florida’s ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional. The motion was filed Monday morning with Monroe County Circuit Judge Luis Garcia. The judge ruled last week that the ban on same-sex marriage added to the state constitution by Florida voters in 2008 is discriminatory and violates gay people’s right to equal treatment under the law. Garcia ruled marriage licenses could be issued in Monroe Count...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582062142014-07-21T08:53:01.904-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-21T08:53:01.904-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58206214@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 08:53:01 MDT Jazz Hoops: Interest in Francisco Garcia? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58168131-62/jazz-garcia-capable-francisco.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58168131-62/jazz-garcia-capable-francisco.html.csp">Jazz Hoops: Interest in Francisco Garcia?</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="2014-07-09T22:46:02.272-06:00">Updated Jul 9, 2014 10:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lost in the hub bub of Gordon Hayward, his max offer sheet and whether or not the Utah Jazz will match said offer sheet, is the apparant interest in Francisco Garcia. To most Jazz fans, Garcia could be best known as the guy who squared off last season against John Lucas III as the Houston Rockets were putting on the finishing touches of a beatdown of the Jazz. However, Garcia fits what the organization wants. That means he's a shooter, and one who can make 3-pointers and do it in a hurry. He's 6...</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> 58168131@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Jul 2014 22:46:02 MDT Former Utah teacher to lead National Education Association http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58156804-78/eskelsen-garcia-utah-teachers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58156804-78/eskelsen-garcia-utah-teachers.html.csp">Former Utah teacher to lead National Education Association</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lisa Schencker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T09:31:31.67-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 09:31AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The incoming president of the nation’s largest teachers’ union knows something about hefty class sizes and low per-pupil funding. She taught in Utah, after all. Utah teachers “are so common sense, and we can stretch a dollar until you can see through it,” said Lily Eskelsen Garcia. “We know how to use resources well. No one can say we’re wasting money in Utah. What we want are common sense solutions and tools to do our job, and what we want is an end to toxic testing that’s actually punishing o...</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> 58156804@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 09:31:31 MDT