GEORGE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/GEORGE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Letter: Profits shouldn’t trump young lives http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58347831-82/inversions-profits-august-citizens.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58347831-82/inversions-profits-august-citizens.html.csp">Letter: Profits shouldn’t trump young lives</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T17:19:52.511-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 05:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In his column (“In a stew over inversions,” August 17), George Will asserts that corporate inversions are merely a sensible business practice and attacking this practice as unpatriotic “is amusing.” Incredible! We don’t for a second hesitate to insist that is the patriotic duty of our young citizens to volunteer to possibly pay the ultimate price of being killed while serving in the U.S. military to protect our country. Yet many, especially conservatives, see no problem with U.S. corporations p...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58347831@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:19:52 MDT St. George police I.D. victim in pickup-cement truck crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58347272-78/truck-cement-pickup-accident.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58347272-78/truck-cement-pickup-accident.html.csp">St. George police I.D. victim in pickup-cement truck crash</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="2014-08-28T20:50:28.157-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 08:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. George police have identified the man killed when his pickup was struck by an out-of-control cement truck on Red Hills Parkway. SGPD confirmed that Bruno Loreda, 52, died at the scene of the Wednesday morning crash near 1300 East. Both Loreda’s passenger, a 37-year-old man, and the 53-year-old driver of the cement truck escaped with minor injuries. The 6:20 a.m. accident occurred when the westbound truck failed to negotiate a curve, going into the oncoming, eastbound lane and hitting the pi...</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> 58347272@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 20:50:28 MDT Cardinal George cancels plans to travel to Rome http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58343248-68/george-chicago-cancer-cardinal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58343248-68/george-chicago-cancer-cardinal.html.csp">Cardinal George cancels plans to travel to Rome</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T11:15:02.6-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 11:15AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Chicago • The Archdiocese of Chicago says Cardinal Francis George will not travel to Rome in October to meet with Pope Francis. Spokeswoman Colleen Dolan says the archbishop of Chicago had hoped to make that trip in mid-October but will not be able to because of medical treatment. She says the trip may be rescheduled. The 77-year-old George is undergoing treatment for a recurrence of cancer near his right kidney. Last week, the archdiocese announced he was participating in a clinical trial of an...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583432482014-08-27T11:15:02.6-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T11:15:02.6-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58343248@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:15:02 MDT One dead, two hurt in St. George crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58342928-78/dead-george-pickup-truck.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58342928-78/dead-george-pickup-truck.html.csp">One dead, two hurt in St. George crash</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="2014-08-27T22:30:17.455-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 10:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">One person was dead and two others injured after an out-of-control cement truck smashed into a pickup Wednesday morning in St. George. St. George police said the 6:20 a.m. accident occurred when the westbound truck failed to negotiate a curve on Red Hills Parkway near 1300 East, drifting into the ongoing, eastbound lane and hitting the pickup. One person in the pickup was pronounced dead at the scene, while the second occupant, along with the cement truck’s driver, sustained minor injuries. 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> 58342928@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 22:30:17 MDT After snow in Utah’s mountains, higher temps ahead http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58328543-78/sunday-saturday-highs-weather.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58328543-78/sunday-saturday-highs-weather.html.csp">After snow in Utah’s mountains, higher temps ahead</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pamela manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T22:38:38.319-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 10:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Following a cool Satuday, with highs in the 60s and 70s and some snow in the mountains, the Wasatch Front warms up a bit for Sunday. The National Weather Service recorded a Saturday high of 77 in Wendover; 72 in Lehi; 73 in Salt Lake City and Bountiful; 65 in Logan; and 63 in Park City. The cooler temperatures were accompanied by isolated showers, which left a trace to a quarter inch of rain. Highs on Sunday should go up a few degrees, according to the weather service, and skies should be partl...</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> 58328543@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 22:38:38 MDT Three women injured in St. George traffic accident http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58318281-78/suv-blue-dixie-george.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58318281-78/suv-blue-dixie-george.html.csp">Three women injured in St. George traffic accident</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T12:38:02.426-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 12:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A woman was severely injured Wednesday when her vehicle crossed the center line on a St. George street and hit two other vehicles — one head-on — causing lesser injuries to the other drivers. The accident occurred at about 9:15 a.m. when a woman driving south on Dixie Drive in a blue SUV drifted into oncoming traffic neat Parkside Circle, according to St. George police. The blue SUV sideswiped a red SUV which was traveling north on Dixie Drive, causing minor cuts and bruises to the woman 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> 58318281@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:38:02 MDT Woman in serious condition after 3-vehicle crash in St. George http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58322097-78/george-mitsubishi-vehicle-woman.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58322097-78/george-mitsubishi-vehicle-woman.html.csp">Woman in serious condition after 3-vehicle crash in St. George</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="2014-08-21T12:38:55.003-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 12:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A woman was in serious condition Thursday, the day after she allegedly triggered a three-vehicle accident in St. George. The 9:15 a.m. Wednesday accident occurred when the woman’s southbound blue Mitsubishi SUV swerved into the northbound lane of Dixie Drive near Parkside Circle. St. George police Sgt. Sam Despain said the vehicle then sideswiped an oncoming red Mazda SUV before crashing head-on into a red Hyundai Sonata. While the driver of the Mitsubishi, who regained consciousness at the cras...</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> 58322097@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:38:55 MDT Video: George W. Bush takes ice bucket challenge http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58317547-68/config-data-bush-challenge.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58317547-68/config-data-bush-challenge.html.csp">Video: George W. Bush takes ice bucket challenge</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T12:52:02.04-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 12:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kennebunkport, Maine • Former President George W. Bush took the ice bucket challenge then nominated former President Bill Clinton to do it next. The challenge has caught on with notable figures participating in the campaign to raise money for the fight against ALS, or Lou Gehrig’s disease. In a video posted Wednesday on Bush’s Facebook page, he says: “To you all who challenged me, I do not think it’s presidential for me to be splashed with ice water, so I’m simply going to write you a check.” Th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583175472014-08-20T12:52:02.04-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-20T12:52:02.04-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58317547@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:52:02 MDT Judge approves merger of Corcoran Gallery of Art http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58310450-79/corcoran-art-college-gallery.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58310450-79/corcoran-art-college-gallery.html.csp">Judge approves merger of Corcoran Gallery of Art</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRETT ZONGKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T16:36:02.503-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 04:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • One of the nation’s oldest museums and its art college will be allowed to merge with two larger institutions, effectively dissolving one of the few independent art galleries in the nation’s capital, a judge ruled Monday. The ruling by District of Columbia Superior Court Judge Robert Okun settles debate over the future of the Corcoran Gallery of Art and its college after years of financial and managerial trouble. The decision comes days before the Corcoran college’s new school year i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583104502014-08-18T16:36:02.503-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-18T16:36:02.503-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58310450@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 16:36:02 MDT Pyle: Fond memories of federal intervention http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58297302-82/local-police-federal-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58297302-82/local-police-federal-http.html.csp">Pyle: Fond memories of federal intervention</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By George Pyle</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T17:57:02.937-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 05:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Depending on when you were born, Major League Baseball is out of place anywhere west of St. Louis, Franklin D. Roosevelt (or Ronald Reagan) was the only decent president we’ve had and Tom Baker will always be the Doctor. It has little to do with reason or logic. It’s all about formative experiences. The way things were when you first became aware of things is the way things are supposed to be. Forever. Those of us who became aware of the political world in the 1950s and 1960s, therefore, are mo...</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> 58297302@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 17:57:02 MDT Orwell rep accuses Amazon of doublespeak http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58297198-79/amazon-orwell-publishers-book.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58297198-79/amazon-orwell-publishers-book.html.csp">Orwell rep accuses Amazon of doublespeak</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By HILLEL ITALIE | The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T16:07:05.524-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 04:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The literary executor of George Orwell’s estate is accusing Amazon.com of committing an Orwellian crime: doublespeak. In a letter published this week in The New York Times, Bill Hamilton criticized the online retailer for “turning the facts inside out” by alleging that the British author known for the novels “1984” and “Animal Farm” had urged publishers in the 1930s to join together and stop the rise of paperbacks. “I’m both appalled and wryly amused that Amazon’s tactics should come ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582971982014-08-14T16:07:05.524-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T16:07:05.524-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58297198@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 16:07:05 MDT NBA: Pacers believe Paul George will make full recovery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58288379-77/george-believe-full-pacers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58288379-77/george-believe-full-pacers.html.csp">NBA: Pacers believe Paul George will make full recovery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHAEL MAROT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T23:12:57.65-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Indianapolis • The Indiana Pacers expect Paul George to make a full recovery from his gruesome injury — they’re just not planning on having him in the lineup next season. Eleven days after George sustained a compound fracture in his right leg during a USA Basketball scrimmage, president of basketball operations Larry Bird and coach Frank Vogel spoke for the first time about their star’s prognosis. They said team doctors believe George eventually can be his old self on the court. George underwent...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582883792014-08-12T23:12:57.65-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T23:12:57.65-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58288379@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 23:12:57 MDT St. George man killed in North Dakota cow-vehicle collision http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58281904-78/cow-vehicle-dakota-killed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58281904-78/cow-vehicle-dakota-killed.html.csp">St. George man killed in North Dakota cow-vehicle collision</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-10T21:46:24.313-06:00">Updated Aug 10, 2014 09:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mandaree, N.D. • The North Dakota Highway Patrol identified the two men who were killed Friday after their vehicle struck a cow that was wandering on a road in western North Dakota. The Patrol says the victims were Kaleb Newel Steed, 27, of Mountain Home, Idaho, and Jake Alexander Holm, 19, of St. George. The patrol says the men’s vehicle entered a ditch and rolled several times after striking the black cow Friday night. Authorities say Holm was wearing a seat belt and Steed was not. Both were p...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582819042014-08-10T21:46:24.313-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-10T21:46:24.313-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58281904@www.sltrib.com Sun, 10 Aug 2014 21:46:24 MDT Letter: Bundy breaks ‘Articles of Faith,’ goes unpunished http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58263247-82/bundy-lds-standoff-cliven.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58263247-82/bundy-lds-standoff-cliven.html.csp">Letter: Bundy breaks ‘Articles of Faith,’ goes unpunished</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T16:33:08.549-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 04:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It seems ironic that Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy, purported to be a Mormon, is bragging about defying federal and state laws in his armed standoff with law enforcement officials over his grazing dispute (“Cliven Bundy to St. George gathering: Fed standoff was spiritual battle,” August 4). Yet it seems he is disobeying one of the tenants of his own faith, namely Article 12 of the LDS “Articles of Faith,” that states: “We believe in being subject to kings, presidents, rulers, and magistrates, in 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> 58263247@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 16:33:08 MDT Cliven Bundy to St. George gathering: Fed standoff was spiritual battle http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58256751-68/bundy-federal-standoff-george.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58256751-68/bundy-federal-standoff-george.html.csp">Cliven Bundy to St. George gathering: Fed standoff was spiritual battle</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">the Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-03T21:20:00.155-06:00">Updated Aug 3, 2014 09:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. George, Utah • Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy claims the April confrontation between the federal government and his armed supporters was part of an age-old spiritual battle between good and evil. Bundy, a Mormon, told an Independent American Party gathering in St. George, Utah, on Saturday that God provided him personal inspiration in the showdown over cattle in Bunkerville, Nevada, about 80 miles northeast of Las Vegas. “The Lord told me ... if (the local sheriff doesn’t) take away these arms...</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> 58256751@www.sltrib.com Sun, 03 Aug 2014 21:20:00 MDT Basketball: Paul George faces long rehab stint after breaking leg http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58254432-77/george-kersey-basketball-indianapolis.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58254432-77/george-kersey-basketball-indianapolis.html.csp">Basketball: Paul George faces long rehab stint after breaking leg</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael Marot</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T23:10:13.532-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 11:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Indianapolis • Doctors say Paul George’s biggest battle is yet to come, and it may take a year or more before he returns to the Pacers lineup. One day after the two-time All-Star suffered a gruesome open tibia-fibula fracture on his right leg during a USA Basketball intrasquad scrimmage in Las Vegas, the questions began in earnest about George’s recovery — and whether he’d ever regain the form a that made him one of NBA’s most complete players. The 24-year-old George said he was resting comforta...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582544322014-08-02T23:10:13.532-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T23:10:13.532-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58254432@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 23:10:13 MDT Eric Walden: A hard conversation about the breaks of the game http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58253697-77/cuban-expletive-nba-playing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58253697-77/cuban-expletive-nba-playing.html.csp">Eric Walden: A hard conversation about the breaks of the game</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eric Walden</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T23:10:14.201-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 11:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seeing Indiana Pacers All-Star Paul George break his leg Friday night in a Team USA scrimmage in Las Vegas was … well, gruesome. No other word for it. It rivaled Kevin Ware’s broken leg in the 2013 NCAA Tournament. It rivaled Shaun Livingston tearing pretty much everything in his left knee in an NBA game in 2007. The videos of those respective injuries can be hard to watch. And George’s injury, occurring in a meaningless “Showcase” exhibition, will likely lead to hard questions about the cont...</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> 58253697@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 23:10:14 MDT NBA: Pacers’ George has surgery to repair gruesome broken leg injury http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58253717-77/george-basketball-leg-pacers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58253717-77/george-basketball-leg-pacers.html.csp">NBA: Pacers’ George has surgery to repair gruesome broken leg injury</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By W.G. RAMIREZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T23:10:14.128-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 11:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • Indiana Pacers All-Star Paul George has undergone successful surgery on his broken right leg and is expected to remain in the hospital for about three days. The 6-foot-10 George had an operation at Sunrise Hospital to repair the open tibia-fibula fracture, USA Basketball said in a statement early Saturday morning. Dr. David Silverberg, Dr. Joseph Yu and USA Basketball team physician Riley Williams, were present for the surgery, the release said. George suffered the gruesome right leg...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582537172014-08-02T23:10:14.128-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T23:10:14.128-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58253717@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 23:10:14 MDT Pacers’ George breaks leg in scrimmage http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58252652-77/george-players-team-krzyzewski.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58252652-77/george-players-team-krzyzewski.html.csp">Pacers’ George breaks leg in scrimmage</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By w.g. ramirez</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T13:33:26.207-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 01:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • Indiana Pacers All-Star Paul George suffered a gruesome right leg injury late in the U.S. national team’s intrasquad scrimmage Friday night. George leaped to contest a fast-break layup by James Harden with 9:33 left in the fourth quarter and his leg smashed against the bottom of the backboard stanchion and crumpled. Trainers immediately ran onto the floor and after roughly 10 minutes of stoppage, George was taken out of the arena on a stretcher. With players looking visibly upset, co...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582526522014-08-02T13:33:26.207-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T13:33:26.207-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58252652@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 13:33:26 MDT Kragthorpe: St. George summer golf requires beating heat http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58240650-77/george-golf-kragthorpe-odysseys.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58240650-77/george-golf-kragthorpe-odysseys.html.csp">Kragthorpe: St. George summer golf requires beating heat</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kurt kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T23:15:14.305-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 11:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. George Exhausted, I hit a 90-yard wedge shot that fell woefully short as the ball landed in the lake fronting St. George Golf Club’s No. 9 green. The course was practically deserted, so no one could hear me when I angrily shouted, “Alice!” Yeah, Alice Cooper is to blame for this entire episode. The legendary rock star and golf addict once told me about playing in ultra-hot conditions in Phoenix, which triggered this summer’s annual golf adventure. In the tradition of Tribune staff members...</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> 58240650@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 23:15:14 MDT