HISTORY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/HISTORY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) A Look Back: Historic images of Park City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58323081-78/available-com-features-historical.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58323081-78/available-com-features-historical.html.csp">A Look Back: Historic images of Park City</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T22:25:51.254-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 10:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Each Friday, the Salt Lake Tribune presents historical images in a special series called “A Look Back.” This week’s installment features photos Park City that were taken in the 60s and 70s. Every gallery of the series is available at www.sltrib.com/topics/lookback.Here is a sampling:This Is the Place MonumentFourth of July celebrationsEarly outdoor recreation in UtahBoating around UtahUtah’s Historic InteriorsD-Day1970s Women’s FashionSalt Lake City concerts from the 1970s-1990sSalt Lake City ...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58323081@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 22:25:51 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 Living history: A century ago, cars started racing at Bonneville Salt Flats http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58301893-78/salt-bonneville-lake-speed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58301893-78/salt-bonneville-lake-speed.html.csp">Living history: A century ago, cars started racing at Bonneville Salt Flats</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By EILEEN Hallet Stone</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T18:34:01.223-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 06:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Last week, the Southern California Timing Association launched its 65th annual Speed Week on Utah’s Bonneville Salt Flats. Some 500 drivers from around the world were expected on the glittery white expanse with droves of avid spectators imbued with “salt fever.” But before Speed Week could begin, heavy rainstorms flooded the flats. The show was canceled. Racers and crews packed up and left town. Two Californians had to pull the plug on their attempts to set a Guinness world record. And border ...</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> 58301893@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 18:34:01 MDT Letter: Support women’s museum, Sen. Lee http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58275503-82/women-museum-lee-sen.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58275503-82/women-museum-lee-sen.html.csp">Letter: Support women’s museum, Sen. Lee</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T19:55:01.67-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 07:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sen. Lee, Having read the article from Joyce Kinkead (“Don’t oppose U.S. women’s museum, Sen. Lee,” August 3), I am baffled by your reluctance to vote in Favor of a National Women’s History Museum in Washington, D.C. The House voted 383-33 in favor of HB 863, and yet you are one of only two senators, concerned about funding. It is not going to cost taxpayer’s anything. This not being a partisan issue, perhaps for you, this is a sexist issue, threatening your manhood, and giving credit to deserv...</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> 58275503@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 19:55:01 MDT MLS: Galaxy’s Landon Donovan says he’ll retire after season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58272205-77/donovan-mls-galaxy-soccer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58272205-77/donovan-mls-galaxy-soccer.html.csp">MLS: Galaxy’s Landon Donovan says he’ll retire after season</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GREG BEACHAM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-07T23:41:02.887-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 11:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Carson, Calif. • Landon Donovan says he is retiring from professional soccer at the end of the MLS season. The L.A. Galaxy forward is widely considered the best player in American history. The 32-year-old Donovan is the top goal-scorer in MLS history and the top scorer in U.S. national team history. “I feel incredibly blessed and lucky to have played a role in the remarkable growth of MLS and US Soccer during my playing career,” Donovan said Thursday in a statement on his Facebook page. “And whi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582722052014-08-07T23:41:02.887-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-07T23:41:02.887-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58272205@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 23:41:02 MDT Living history: Ferguson pushed for women’s equality in frontier Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58251926-78/ferguson-utah-women-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58251926-78/ferguson-utah-women-lake.html.csp">Living history: Ferguson pushed for women’s equality in frontier Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eileen Hallet Stone</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T19:54:43.633-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 07:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Long before Ellen Brooke Ferguson landed in Utah in 1876, she was imbued with the spirit of the American West and its women who were independent, frank, focused, and dedicated to women’s rights and family welfare. Born in Cambridge, England, Ferguson received a comprehensive education at home with private tutoring by university professors, only to discover few vocations were open to women. In 1857, she married Dr. William Ferguson and, an avid pupil, studied medicine. In 1860, before the ons...</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> 58251926@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 19:54:43 MDT UCLA’s Pauley Pavilion drenched in hoops history http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58242576-77/pauley-wooden-ucla-basketball.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58242576-77/pauley-wooden-ucla-basketball.html.csp">UCLA’s Pauley Pavilion drenched in hoops history</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BETH HARRIS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T23:21:46.751-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 11:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • The House That Wooden Built is waterlogged. Pauley Pavilion, UCLA’s storied basketball arena where John Wooden coached teams that won eight of his 10 national championships, was drying out Wednesday after its court was deluged by 10 inches of water when a 93-year-old pipe burst near the campus in Westwood. The 49-year-old building containing precious artifacts from the Wooden era was renovated for $136 million less than two years ago. It has hosted some of college basketball’s grea...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582425762014-07-30T23:21:46.751-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-30T23:21:46.751-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58242576@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 23:21:46 MDT Letter: See Museum of Natural History’s ‘Horse,’ of course http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58232854-82/horses-horse-exhibit-history.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58232854-82/horses-horse-exhibit-history.html.csp">Letter: See Museum of Natural History’s ‘Horse,’ of course</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T15:52:01.72-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 03:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Visit the Museum of Natural History of Utah today! There’s a horse exhibit called “The Horse” open from July 21 to Jan. 4. It is on the third floor and down the left hall. (While you come to visit, you should check out The Sky Terrace on the fifth floor.) Visiting “The Horse” is fun because you get to see horse show awards, a movie about horses’ teeth, a movie about horses, a movie that shows horse skeletons and sculptures of horses. I learned some stuff about horses, such as: some of their r...</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> 58232854@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:52:01 MDT BYU Football: Ranking the top-10 players of all-time http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58225009-88/yards-byu-touchdowns-iframe.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58225009-88/yards-byu-touchdowns-iframe.html.csp">BYU Football: Ranking the top-10 players of all-time</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brennan Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T15:05:41.473-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 03:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">“Quarterback U” is the most common nickname for BYU, a factory that seems to perenially churn out guys like Ty Detmer, Jim McMahon, Robbie Boscoe, John Beck and Steve Young. However, BYU has also produced its share of great defensive players, skill position players and more, standing as an underrated school in terms of producing college and NFL talent. With that in mind, here’s our ranking of the 10 best BYU players of all-time, based on longevity and impact at the collegiate level, not necessar...</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> 58225009@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:05:41 MDT Op-ed: Don’t oppose U.S. women’s museum, Sen. Lee http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58215787-82/women-history-utah-museum.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58215787-82/women-history-utah-museum.html.csp">Op-ed: Don’t oppose U.S. women’s museum, Sen. Lee</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Joyce Kinkead</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T17:02:01.975-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 05:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Several years ago, when I was working on a project to compile 19th century Utah schoolteachers’ narratives in a book, I found this quote from noted scholar Carolyn Heilbrun: “Women in the past have a dreadful tendency to disappear in a cloud of anonymity and silence.” Heilbrun felt that it was important to recover their voices and stories. I was also inspired by other scholars already at work recovering the voices and stories of Utah women: Claudia Bushman, Maureen Ursenbach Beecher, Lavina 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> 58215787@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:02:01 MDT Krauthammer: Obama’s vacant presidency http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58224070-82/obama-putin-history-president.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58224070-82/obama-putin-history-president.html.csp">Krauthammer: Obama’s vacant presidency</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Charles Krauthammer</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T11:13:40.642-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 11:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON • The president’s demeanor is worrying a lot of people. From the immigration crisis on the Mexican border to the Islamic State rising in Mesopotamia, Barack Obama seems totally detached. When he does interrupt his endless rounds of golf, fundraising and photo ops, it’s for some affectless, mechanical, almost forced public statement. Regarding Ukraine, his detachment — the rote, impassive voice — borders on dissociation. His U.N. ambassador, Samantha Power, delivers an impassioned...</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> 58224070@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:13:40 MDT Scott D. Pierce: ‘Manhattan’ feels like sci-fi, but it’s history http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58212057-223/manhattan-series-war-hickey.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58212057-223/manhattan-series-war-hickey.html.csp">Scott D. Pierce: ‘Manhattan’ feels like sci-fi, but it’s history</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott D. Pierce</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T16:36:52.295-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 04:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Imagine a TV series about a group of people sequestered in the middle of nowhere, secretly racing to build the ultimate weapon to end a war that has engulfed their planet. As millions are dying across their world, they’re desperate to perfect this weapon before the powers of evil do. Sounds like science fiction, but it’s science fact. It’s “Manhattan,” a new drama series about the Manhattan Project, which built the atomic bombs that ended World War II. “We sometimes talk about this story as a t...</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> 58212057@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:36:52 MDT Horse exhibit at Utah museum includes focus on Utes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58200223-78/horse-museum-horses-ute.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58200223-78/horse-museum-horses-ute.html.csp">Horse exhibit at Utah museum includes focus on Utes</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Danielle Manley</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T09:59:12.415-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 09:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Horses, the Ute Tribe believes, were created by Mother Earth and are sacred. That’s why Lara Arrowchis-Ivie was thrilled to help The Natural History Museum of Utah bring to life a Ute-specific piece of a new special exhibition called The Horse. The traveling exhibition from the American Museum of Natural History in New York City, along with an additional exhibit examining the Ute-horse connection, opened to the public Monday and runs through Jan. 4. “The Horse is the largest, most artifact-...</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> 58200223@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:59:12 MDT Letter: Malicious cartoon distorts history http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58206845-82/cartoon-history-humorous-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58206845-82/cartoon-history-humorous-lake.html.csp">Letter: Malicious cartoon distorts history</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T08:21:46.754-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 08:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">According to the Oxford Dictionary (and other sources) a cartoon is a humorous drawing, showing the features of its subject in a humorously exaggerated way; the emphasis being on humorous. The Salt Lake Tribune cartoonists need to be reminded of the humorous nature of their art. Almost every day I cringe when I see the malice and political intent behind the so-called cartoons published in the Salt Lake Tribune. This Sunday’s edition on the Opinion page took the prize, trying to “educate” the rea...</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> 58206845@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:21:46 MDT Living history: Depression era CCC made an impact still felt in Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58199542-78/ccc-utah-state-built.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58199542-78/ccc-utah-state-built.html.csp">Living history: Depression era CCC made an impact still felt in Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eileen Hallet Stone</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T20:24:46.198-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 08:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">During this country’s Great Depression, thousands of banks failed, businesses shuttered, and cities teetered on the brink of bankruptcy. By 1932, more than 13 million people were unemployed. Unpaid credit swelled into foreclosures and repossessions. Farmers lost their land, equipment or both, and city folks their livelihood and homes. Shantytowns — “Hoovervilles” — sprung up. Breadlines formed. People rode the rails in search of work. Others took to the streets. Thousands took their own lives. ...</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> 58199542@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 20:24:46 MDT The top 5 BYU football seasons of all-time: No. 4 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58171215-88/season-byu-cougars-bowl.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58171215-88/season-byu-cougars-bowl.html.csp">The top 5 BYU football seasons of all-time: No. 4</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brennan Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T10:38:19.49-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 10:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">&lt;freeform&gt; The 1980 Cougars were in the middle of one of the best three year stretches in BYU history, finishing 11-1 amidst three seasons in 1979, 1980 and 1981 when the team went 34-4. The team lost its opener against New Mexico, but never looked back afterward, scoring at least 28 points in the next 11 games and at least 40 points per game in the last six games of the season. The Cougars finished with the best points, best offensive yardage and bess passing yardage per game average in c...</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> 58171215@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:38:19 MDT World Cup: Germany wants history with title South America http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58178214-77/germany-argentina-cup-brazil.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58178214-77/germany-argentina-cup-brazil.html.csp">World Cup: Germany wants history with title South America</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Nesha Starcevic</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-12T23:48:42.322-06:00">Updated Jul 12, 2014 11:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rio de Janeiro • No European team has ever won a World Cup played in the Americas. Just one more source of motivation for Germany ahead of Sunday’s final against Argentina. “We know we can write history,” Germany coach Joachim Loew said. “South Americans have always dominated on their continent and this is an extra incentive for us.” The geographical disadvantage is one of the few things going against Germany at the moment. The team has all the momentum after its 7-1 win over Brazil in the semif...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581782142014-07-12T23:48:42.322-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-12T23:48:42.322-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58178214@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Jul 2014 23:48:42 MDT Ranking the top-10 Utah basketball players of all-time http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58175130-89/utah-history-utes-basketball.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58175130-89/utah-history-utes-basketball.html.csp">Ranking the top-10 Utah basketball players of all-time</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brennan Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T23:17:54.015-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 11:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Runnin’ Utes basketball program is as storied as any in the nation, with names like Peterson, Pimm, Gardner and Majerus echoing through college basketball’s coaching history. Behind 27 NCAA Tournament appearances, four Final Four appearances and one NCAA Championship, the Utes have had a host of legendary players as well. Here’s a ranking of the top-10 Utah basketball players of all-time: 1. Keith Van Horn, 1993-1997, Small Forward Van Horn claims the top spot with the most decorated caree...</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> 58175130@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 23:17:54 MDT Utah man pleads guilty to removing dinosaur footprint http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58165621-78/ehlers-footprint-christensen-paleontological.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58165621-78/ehlers-footprint-christensen-paleontological.html.csp">Utah man pleads guilty to removing dinosaur footprint</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="2014-07-09T22:52:38.373-06:00">Updated Jul 9, 2014 10:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Utah man accused of stealing a priceless fossilized dinosaur footprint that was never recovered will pay just over $15,000 in restitution for his crime, but a federal prosecutor said Wednesday that there was no amount of money that could fix the damage done. “There’s nothing to restore,” U.S. Attorney for Utah Carlie Christensen said outside the federal court building. “There’s nothing to repair. It’s gone.” Jared Ehlers, 35, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court on Wednesday to one count of ...</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> 58165621@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Jul 2014 22:52:38 MDT World Cup: Germany and France have volatile Cup history http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58147458-77/germany-france-history-cup.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58147458-77/germany-france-history-cup.html.csp">World Cup: Germany and France have volatile Cup history</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE DOUGLAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T22:50:11.163-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 10:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rio de Janeiro • When Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer embarked on a series of hair-raising dashes out of his area in the second-round win over Algeria, it would have struck a chord with French football fans of a certain vintage. Thoughts no doubt returned to one of the most shocking collisions in World Cup history, which occurred in the 1982 semifinal between West Germany and France and involved another goalkeeper’s excursion off his line. Harald Schumacher’s airborne challenge on Patrick Batt...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581474582014-07-03T22:50:11.163-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-03T22:50:11.163-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58147458@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 22:50:11 MDT