HOUSTON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/HOUSTON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) U.S. drilling rig count down by 17 to 1,896 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58326415-79/rigs-1896-count-gas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58326415-79/rigs-1896-count-gas.html.csp">U.S. drilling rig count down by 17 to 1,896</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T15:48:02.411-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 03:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Houston • Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. said the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. fell 17 this week to 1,896. The Houston firm said Friday in its weekly report that 1,564 rigs were exploring for oil and 330 for gas. Two were listed as miscellaneous. A year ago there were 1,776 active rigs. Of the major oil- and gas-producing states, Kansas gained two rigs while Arkansas, Louisiana, West Virginia and Wyoming each rose by one. Texas declined by 13 rigs, Al...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583264152014-08-22T15:48:02.411-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-22T15:48:02.411-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58326415@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:48:02 MDT Utah State football: Aggies have good options at tight end http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58317511-77/tight-houston-aggies-court.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58317511-77/tight-houston-aggies-court.html.csp">Utah State football: Aggies have good options at tight end</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T23:08:21.483-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 11:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">With a solid stature, good hands and a season’s worth of experience behind him, Utah State tight end Wyatt Houston is being billed as one of the program’s honors candidates. However, some of his toughest competition for any recognition will come from not only other tight ends in the Mountain West but from his own team, too. Both Houston, a 6-foot-5, 245-pound sophomore, and Jefferson Court, a 6-foot-3, 238-pound senior, have done well enough to keep the race between them a tight one. “Right now...</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> 58317511@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:08:21 MDT Houston wins in 91st minute http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58257182-77/dallas-houston-chivas-united.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58257182-77/dallas-houston-chivas-united.html.csp">Houston wins in 91st minute</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-03T23:02:01.949-06:00">Updated Aug 3, 2014 11:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Will Bruin scored in the 91st minute to give Houston a 1-0 home victory over D.C. United on Sunday night, ending the Dynamo’s winless streak at eight and the Washington club’s winning streak at four. Houston (6-11-4), with newcomers DeMarcus Beasley and Luis Garrido in the lineup, dominated throughout the match and finally broke through off a defensive blunder by United defender Steve Birnbaum. United (11-6-4) dropped to 0-10-1 in Houston. FC Dallas 1, Chivas 0 • Tesho Akindele scored in the 49...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582571822014-08-03T23:02:01.949-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-03T23:02:01.949-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58257182@www.sltrib.com Sun, 03 Aug 2014 23:02:01 MDT Houston WR Andre Johnson reports to camp http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58223970-77/houston-johnson-andre-camp.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58223970-77/houston-johnson-andre-camp.html.csp">Houston WR Andre Johnson reports to camp</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KRISTIE RIEKEN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T15:59:32.243-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 03:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Houston • Andre Johnson is back with the Houston Texans, saying he reported to camp simply because he loves the game. The star receiver had skipped offseason workouts and mandatory minicamp after wondering in May whether Houston was “still the place for me.” On Friday, he wouldn’t divulge what exactly was said or done to get him to return to the team. But he says he’s excited to be back with his teammates and that it’s his plan to finish his career with the Texans. The 33-year-old Johnson, whose...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582239702014-07-26T15:59:32.243-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-26T15:59:32.243-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58223970@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 15:59:32 MDT Utah Jazz: With LeBron’s decision, pieces start to fall into place http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/58174999-87/jazz-james-hayward-cap.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/58174999-87/jazz-james-hayward-cap.html.csp">Utah Jazz: With LeBron’s decision, pieces start to fall into place</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Aaron Falk</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T23:08:36.269-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 11:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dennis Lindsey could have a busy couple of days. The Utah Jazz general manager has until Sunday at 9:59 p.m. MT to decide whether to match a max offer sheet for restricted free agent Gordon Hayward. Meanwhile, the NBA landscape has started to shift. The biggest domino, the one with four straight Finals appearances and a pair of MVP awards to go with his two championship rings, has finally fallen. Now the rest will follow. LeBron James’ decision to return home to Cleveland sent shockwaves through...</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> 58174999@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 23:08:36 MDT Texas shooting suspect collapses twice in court http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58174906-68/haskell-court-stay-katie.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58174906-68/haskell-court-stay-katie.html.csp">Texas shooting suspect collapses twice in court</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHAEL GRACZYK</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T18:43:51.503-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 06:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Houston • A man accused of killing six members of his ex-wife’s family, including four children, after forcing his way into their suburban Houston home collapsed in court twice Friday as a prosecutor read out details of the crime. A shackled Ronald Lee Haskell was standing before a state district judge during a probable cause hearing when he fell to the ground. Deputies lifted him to his feet and the 33-year-old Haskell stood for about another minute before collapsing again. He was then lifted ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581749062014-07-11T18:43:51.503-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-11T18:43:51.503-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58174906@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 18:43:51 MDT 6 shot at Houston music festival; no arrests http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58151663-68/houston-festival-says-silva.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58151663-68/houston-festival-says-silva.html.csp">6 shot at Houston music festival; no arrests</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-05T11:28:13.824-06:00">Updated Jul 5, 2014 11:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Houston • Authorities say six people have been injured in a shooting at Houston music festival. Houston police spokeswoman Jodi Silva says witnesses say a man opened fire at 1:55 a.m. Saturday inside an arena where several thousand people were attending the Houston Caribbean Festival, hitting four men. Silva says people panicked and began to flee, and two females were hurt. Silva says the shooting victims were taken to hospitals, and one man is in critical condition. There have been no arrests. ...</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> 58151663@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Jul 2014 11:28:13 MDT Crew, FC Dallas salute fallen fan http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58130843-77/dallas-columbus-crew-games.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58130843-77/dallas-columbus-crew-games.html.csp">Crew, FC Dallas salute fallen fan</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-29T23:05:04.685-06:00">Updated Jun 29, 2014 11:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Columbus, Ohio • The Columbus Crew and FC Dallas paused before their scoreless draw Sunday to support the recovery of a firefighter who was struck by lightning in the southwest parking lot of Crew Stadium. The Major League Soccer teams were scheduled to play on Saturday night, but their game was rescheduled after Stu Tudor was hit during a pregame storm. The 54-year-old lieutenant in the Columbus Fire Department is in critical condition in the intensive care unit of the Ohio State Medical Center...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581308432014-06-29T23:05:04.685-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-29T23:05:04.685-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58130843@www.sltrib.com Sun, 29 Jun 2014 23:05:04 MDT