GEORGE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/GEORGE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Case of Utah teen accused of killing stepfather in limbo http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58510861-68/case-brackett-george-stepfather.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58510861-68/case-brackett-george-stepfather.html.csp">Case of Utah teen accused of killing stepfather in limbo</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-11T13:07:06.315-06:00">Updated Oct 11, 2014 01:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City • Two years after a 16-year-old boy was charged with killing his stepfather, his case remains in limbo. Rosco Brackett is charged with killing 52-year-old James Michael George in 2012, who his wife characterized as demanding and controlling, during a fight about school. The case made headlines when the boy was ordered to be tried as an adult for the crime last year, but the trial was canceled as plea negotiations continued. On Friday, a judge agreed to again postpone a hearing in ...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58510861@www.sltrib.com Sat, 11 Oct 2014 13:07:06 MDT Park City, Manti defend prep golf crowns http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58505783-52/manti-park-schow-thursday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58505783-52/manti-park-schow-thursday.html.csp">Park City, Manti defend prep golf crowns</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-09T23:39:22.691-06:00">Updated Oct 9, 2014 11:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Park City and Manti wrapped up successful defenses of their Class 3A and 2A state high school golf championships in impressive fashion Thursday at two different courses in St. George. Park City enjoyed a big two days at Sunbrook, rolling to a whopping 39-stroke victory over second-place Dixie. St. George area schools Desert Hills, Pine View and Snow Canyon rounded out the top four. The Miners got top five finishes from Mitchell Schow, Drew Fleming, Jalen Roberts and Colin Steel with Schow winnin...</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> 58505783@www.sltrib.com Thu, 09 Oct 2014 23:39:22 MDT Southern Utah police justified in shooting bank robber, kidnapper, prosecutor says http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58508965-78/schroff-amp-police-golding.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58508965-78/schroff-amp-police-golding.html.csp">Southern Utah police justified in shooting bank robber, kidnapper, prosecutor says</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="2014-10-10T22:46:48.968-06:00">Updated Oct 10, 2014 10:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two St. George police officers were justified in shooting and killing an armor-clad bank robbery suspect last month, the Washington County Attorney’s Office said Friday. The summary provided by the office depicts violent scenes from the bank until the shooting that killed Benjamin Jay Schroff, 37. Wearing wig and fake beard, Schroff kidnapped two employees at gunpoint during the Sept. 11 robbery at the Zions Bank at 717 S. River Road, then fled in one of the victim’s cars and fired a gun at po...</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> 58508965@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Oct 2014 22:46:48 MDT George Clooney makes surprise Comic-Con appearance http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58505385-223/comic-con-clooney-appearance.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58505385-223/comic-con-clooney-appearance.html.csp">George Clooney makes surprise Comic-Con appearance</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-09T14:38:01.877-06:00">Updated Oct 9, 2014 02:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Newly married George Clooney surprised fans with an appearance at New York Comic-Con on Thursday. Fresh off his Sept. 27 wedding to human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin in Venice, Italy, Clooney made a cameo on the Javits Center stage during a panel discussion for the upcoming Disney fantasy film, “Tomorrowland.” To thunderous applause, Clooney told fans that it wasn’t lost on him “that I’m spending my honeymoon at Comic-Con.” He joked that after his widely panned “Batman & Robin,” he h...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585053852014-10-09T14:38:01.877-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-09T14:38:01.877-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58505385@www.sltrib.com Thu, 09 Oct 2014 14:38:01 MDT Fox sneaks into St. George substation, knocks out power http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58496364-78/george-power-substation-fleet.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58496364-78/george-power-substation-fleet.html.csp">Fox sneaks into St. George substation, knocks out power</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-07T10:45:53.483-06:00">Updated Oct 7, 2014 10:45AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. George • Authorities say a fox that sneaked into an electrical substation in Utah electrocuted itself and briefly knocked out power for about 8,000 people over the weekend. St. George Energy Resource Manager James Van Fleet tells The Spectrum (http://bit.ly/1ux2GVO ) that the critter slipped into the substation in the southwestern Utah city of St. George around 10 p.m. Sunday and touched some of the live electrical equipment. That caused a short that cut power in several neighborhoods. Van F...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584963642014-10-07T10:45:53.483-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-07T10:45:53.483-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Sam Despain said the teen was driving his Toyota Camry southbound on Tuweap Drive about 10 p.m. Monday when he T-boned a westbound Dodge Dakota pickup truck at 2000 North. Despain said the boy suffered severe cuts to his leg and was flown by helicopter to Dixie Regional Medical Center in critical condition. Occupants of the pickup truck, which was forced off the road by the collision, es...</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> 58484840@www.sltrib.com Fri, 03 Oct 2014 15:43:57 MDT W on Jeb Bush: ‘I think he wants to be president’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58481118-68/bush-president-think-brother.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58481118-68/bush-president-think-brother.html.csp">W on Jeb Bush: ‘I think he wants to be president’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE PEOPLES</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-02T12:14:28.929-06:00">Updated Oct 2, 2014 12:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush wants to be president. That’s according to his brother, former President George W. Bush, who recently encouraged him to enter the 2016 presidential race during a private conversation at an event honoring veterans. “I think he wants to be president,” George W. Bush said in a Thursday interview on the Fox News Channel’s “Fox & Friends,” adding that he doesn’t think his brother has made a final decision. “I think he’d be a great president. He understands wh...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584811182014-10-02T12:14:28.929-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-02T12:14:28.929-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58481118@www.sltrib.com Thu, 02 Oct 2014 12:14:28 MDT Plans for tonight: Mr. ‘Bad to the Bone’ is back http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58469217-66/com-http-www-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58469217-66/com-http-www-lake.html.csp">Plans for tonight: Mr. ‘Bad to the Bone’ is back</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="2014-09-30T13:47:02.018-06:00">Updated Sep 30, 2014 01:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">• Garage-punk band The Maxies, which bills itself as “the biggest band in Greenland,” perorms at The Shred Shed, 60 E. Exchange Place (360 South), Salt Lake City. Opening act: Bombshell Academy. Show starts at 7. Tickets are $8, at 24Tix. • Real Salt Lake plays a friendly against USL Pro league champ Sacramento Republic FC at Rio Tinto Stadium, 9270 S. State St., Salt Lake City. Game starts at 7:30. Tickets available at the Rio Tinto website. • Rock heavyweights George Thorogood & The Destroyers...</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> 58469217@www.sltrib.com Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:47:02 MDT They did, then they did again. Clooney and wife do No. 2 ‘I do’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58467919-223/clooney-venice-couple-alamuddin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58467919-223/clooney-venice-couple-alamuddin.html.csp">They did, then they did again. Clooney and wife do No. 2 ‘I do’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Colleen Barry</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-29T09:13:11.777-06:00">Updated Sep 29, 2014 09:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Venice, Italy • The romantic canaled city of Venice has been the venue for 323 weddings of foreign couples this year. Only one has drawn crowds and paparazzi. George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin said “I do” for a second time Monday, celebrating a civil wedding ceremony in Venice’s City Hall on the Grand Canal, greeted by hundreds of well-wishers who waited hours for a glimpse of the newlyweds. The couple tied the knot two days earlier in a private ceremony attended by Hollywood celebrity friends a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584679192014-09-29T09:13:11.777-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-29T09:13:11.777-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58467919@www.sltrib.com Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:13:11 MDT Review: George Strait’s last concert album a gift to fans http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58443051-223/strait-george-concert-cowboy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58443051-223/strait-george-concert-cowboy.html.csp">Review: George Strait’s last concert album a gift to fans</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHAEL McCALL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-26T17:29:49.739-06:00">Updated Sep 26, 2014 05:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The 20-song “Cowboy Rides Away: Live From AT&T Stadium” documents what was billed as Country Music Hall of Fame member George Strait’s final concert. The event, June 7 in Arlington, Texas, was more celebration than concert — the waves of cheers play as big a role as the musicians. The guest-heavy lineup leans on modern stars such as Jason Aldean, Eric Church and Miranda Lambert more than Strait’s peers or influences. Several cuts are reduced to karaoke sing-alongs, with the guests providing harm...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584430512014-09-26T17:29:49.739-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-26T17:29:49.739-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58443051@www.sltrib.com Fri, 26 Sep 2014 17:29:49 MDT Movie review: ‘Love Is Strange’ a moving tale of long-standing romance http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58431108-223/ben-george-lithgow-molina.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58431108-223/ben-george-lithgow-molina.html.csp">Movie review: ‘Love Is Strange’ a moving tale of long-standing romance</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="2014-09-25T16:29:36.215-06:00">Updated Sep 25, 2014 04:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Oh, if all movie relationships could be as authentic, as emotionally direct and as lovingly depicted as that of George and Ben, the main characters in Ira Sachs’ beautiful drama “Love Is Strange.” George (Alfred Molina) is a music teacher in his 60s. Ben (John Lithgow), 71, is a semi-retired painter. They have lived together, as a loving couple, for 39 years in a Manhattan apartment. Then they do what they are finally able to do legally — get married — and their world comes apart. George loses 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> 58431108@www.sltrib.com Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:29:36 MDT Venice to close area for George Clooney wedding http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58454580-223/clooney-wedding-george-venice.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58454580-223/clooney-wedding-george-venice.html.csp">Venice to close area for George Clooney wedding</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By COLLEEN BARRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-25T09:29:02.021-06:00">Updated Sep 25, 2014 09:29AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Milan • Venice city officials are closing a walkway fronting the picturesque Grand Canal on Monday to keep crowds away from George Clooney’s wedding to human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin. The city on Thursday issued an order closing walkways accessing the 16th Century Cavalli Palace for at least two hours Monday, citing “the George Clooney wedding.” A city official, who spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak to the media, said city police requested the closure to ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584545802014-09-25T09:29:02.021-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-25T09:29:02.021-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58454580@www.sltrib.com Thu, 25 Sep 2014 09:29:02 MDT St. George firefighters snuff preschool blaze http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58442426-78/blaze-firefighters-preschool-fire.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58442426-78/blaze-firefighters-preschool-fire.html.csp">St. George firefighters snuff preschool blaze</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-22T15:53:51.72-06:00">Updated Sep 22, 2014 03:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. George firefighters rushed to the scene of a preschool blaze Monday afternoon, but no injuries were reported. Public safety dispatchers said the 911 call on the fire at the Head Start Preschool, 494 E. 900 South, came in at 1:17 p.m. All the children and staff were safely evacuated. Firefighters quickly brought the blaze under control. Determination of the cause of the fire and damage estimates were pending. remims@sltrib.com Twitter: @remims</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> 58442426@www.sltrib.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:53:51 MDT Southern Utah man ordered to stand trial in beating death http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58428919-78/lucero-stand-trial-assault.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58428919-78/lucero-stand-trial-assault.html.csp">Southern Utah man ordered to stand trial in beating death</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jessica MIller</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T21:26:16.748-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 09:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 32-year-old man was ordered to stand trial Thursday, accused of beating a man to death last year in St. George. Mario Antoine Lucero, also known as Mario Alfonso Lucero, was charged in 5th District Court with one count of first-degree felony murder, one count of third-degree felony assault, along with misdemeanor charges of criminal mischief and assault. On Thursday, a preliminary hearing was held, where prosecutors presented evidence and a judge ruled there was probable cause for Lucero to 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> 58428919@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:26:16 MDT Arrest made in theft from Pacers star Paul George http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58424074-77/george-burglary-pacers-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58424074-77/george-burglary-pacers-police.html.csp">Arrest made in theft from Pacers star Paul George</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T21:51:02.142-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 09:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Indianapolis • Police have arrested a man in connection with the April burglary at the Indianapolis home of Indiana Pacers star Paul George. Indianapolis police say 43-year-old Michael Lewis of Whitestown was arrested Wednesday on burglary and theft charges for the April 28 break-in during which George’s platinum All-Star ring valued at $15,000 was taken. Police say detectives believe the burglary was random act and that Lewis didn’t specifically target George’s home, which is on the city’s nort...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584240742014-09-17T21:51:02.142-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-17T21:51:02.142-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58424074@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:51:02 MDT Hostage-taking, shotgun-toting S. Utah bank robbery identified http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58406655-78/schroff-bank-police-george.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58406655-78/schroff-bank-police-george.html.csp">Hostage-taking, shotgun-toting S. Utah bank robbery identified</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T22:46:03.349-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 10:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Washington County Attorney’s Office on Friday identified a hostage-taking bank robber shot dead by police as a 37-year-old St. George man. Barry Golding, director of investigations for the county’s Critical Incident Task Force, said it was Benjamin Jay Schroff, wearing a false beard and wig and armed with a handgun and shotgun, who held up a St. George Zions Bank branch about 1:45 p.m. Thursday. At gunpoint, Schroff demanded and received cash from tellers and then fled with two female bank ...</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> 58406655@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 22:46:03 MDT Paul George apologizes for Twitter comments on Ray Rice http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58402469-77/george-rice-paul-comments.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58402469-77/george-rice-paul-comments.html.csp">Paul George apologizes for Twitter comments on Ray Rice</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T23:28:46.391-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Indianapolis • NBA star Paul George got the message quickly Thursday. After tweeting that Ray Rice should be allowed to continue his NFL career and suggesting he was merely responding to being attacked, George backtracked Thursday, replacing his deleted comments with an apology to women and victims of domestic violence. Rice was released by the Baltimore Ravens on Monday and suspended indefinitely by the NFL after an elevator video showed Rice knocking out his then-fiancee with a punch to the fa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584024692014-09-11T23:28:46.391-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-11T23:28:46.391-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58402469@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:28:46 MDT Monday floods damage I-15, closes freeway for repairs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58391107-78/amp-utah-river-virgin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58391107-78/amp-utah-river-virgin.html.csp">Monday floods damage I-15, closes freeway for repairs</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="2014-09-10T11:03:16.4-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 11:03AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Heavy rains on Monday near where Utah, Arizona and Nevada meet closed Interstate 15 south of St. George. All routes from southern Utah to Las Vegas were closed as of Monday night, the Utah Department of Transportation reported. It wasn’t clear when the freeway would reopen. Flooding in the Virgin River Gorge in Arizona and the town of Moapa, Nev., damaged I-15 and forced the highway’s closure just north of the Utah border, reported officials from UDOT and the National Weather Service. Meanwhile,...</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> 58391107@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 11:03:16 MDT Milbank: Bubba and Dubya pal it up http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58392988-82/bush-clinton-book-leadership.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58392988-82/bush-clinton-book-leadership.html.csp">Milbank: Bubba and Dubya pal it up</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Dana Milbank</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T08:53:56.821-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 08:53AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON — Now it can be told: Bill Clinton was a secret adviser to George W. Bush. “He used to call me twice a year in his second term, just to talk,” the 42nd president disclosed Monday, with the 43rd president at his side. The two would talk “somewhere between 30 and 45 minutes, for several years,” Clinton continued. “ ... Never talked about it in public. We talked about everything in the wide world. He asked my opinion.” The prevailing opinion expressed by the two men at their jo...</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> 58392988@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 08:53:56 MDT