JOHNSON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/JOHNSON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Softball team holds tryouts http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58321908-55/johnson-softball-softbl-tryouts.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58321908-55/johnson-softball-softbl-tryouts.html.csp">Softball team holds tryouts</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T11:14:07.155-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 11:14AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah State softball is hosting some tryouts for walk-ons Friday at LaRee and LeGrand Johnson field starting at 4 p.m. Players must be full-time students to be eligible and contact softball coach Steve Johnson at steven.johnson@usu.edu. Candidates must have proof of having a physical within the past six months as well. More information is available on the website.</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58321908@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:14:07 MDT Minor league baseball: Round Rock snaps Bees’ winning streak http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58319077-77/bees-rock-round-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58319077-77/bees-rock-round-lake.html.csp">Minor league baseball: Round Rock snaps Bees’ winning streak</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T23:01:00.056-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 11:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Like Utah’s recent weather, the Bees cooled off Wednesday night. Round Rock starter Robbie Ross Jr. pitched effectively for eight innings and Jared Hoying homered, leading the Express to a 5-2 victory over Salt Lake in front of 10,518 fans at Smith’s Ballpark. In the opener of their final home stand of the season, the Bees had a four-game winning streak snapped. They had won eight of their previous 10. Salt Lake starter Caleb Clay allowed two hits and faced only one batter over the minimum throu...</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> 58319077@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 23:01:00 MDT 6,000 riders honor Utah officers who gave everything http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58306274-78/wride-utah-family-officers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58306274-78/wride-utah-family-officers.html.csp">6,000 riders honor Utah officers who gave everything</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T10:54:57.592-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 10:54AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cory Wride’s family is going to miss his daughter painting his toenails, even though he had SWAT training the next day. Wride’s wife Nanette, widowed after the Utah County Sheriff’s sergeant was shot and killed on Jan. 30, will miss the man who loved her. She recalled how one day, red and blue lights in her rear-view mirror caused her to speed up a bit, then pull over, expecting a ticket. “But then out of the rear-view mirror comes my sweet husband. He gets out, walks up to my door and says ‘Sw...</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> 58306274@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:54:57 MDT BYU football: Walk-on OL Kyle Johnson has common name, uncommon drive http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58306065-77/johnson-byu-friday-guard.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58306065-77/johnson-byu-friday-guard.html.csp">BYU football: Walk-on OL Kyle Johnson has common name, uncommon drive</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jay Drew</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-17T22:36:54.471-06:00">Updated Aug 17, 2014 10:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Perhaps it is because of his plain-sounding name, or the fact that he wasn’t heavily recruited out of high school or junior college like several of his mates along BYU’s offensive line. It might be because he redshirted during his first season in Provo, after a church mission to Mexico. Kyle Johnson is sort of the man of mystery among coach Garett Tujague’s hogs up front, and the walk-on from Sandy’s Jordan High School knows it. “I’m just a hard worker who does what the coaches tell me ...</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> 58306065@www.sltrib.com Sun, 17 Aug 2014 22:36:54 MDT Johnson hoping to end skid before Chase http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58304120-77/johnson-chase-cup-drivers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58304120-77/johnson-chase-cup-drivers.html.csp">Johnson hoping to end skid before Chase</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NOAH TRISTER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:01:42.477-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Brooklyn, Mich. • The finishes seem implausible, especially because they’ve come in succession — 42nd place at Daytona, 42nd at New Hampshire, a brief improvement to 14th at the Brickyard, followed by a dip to 39th at Pocono and 28th at Watkins Glen. This is Jimmie Johnson, NASCAR’s six-time Sprint Cup champion? “It has been a very challenging year,” Johnson said. “We started off without the speed that we wanted. We got the speed back and then the luck left. So, we choose to look at it as we’re ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583041202014-08-16T23:01:42.477-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-16T23:01:42.477-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58304120@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:01:42 MDT Governor declares emergency, imposes curfew in Ferguson http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58303742-68/police-curfew-brown-nixon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58303742-68/police-curfew-brown-nixon.html.csp">Governor declares emergency, imposes curfew in Ferguson</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID A. LIEB </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and NIGEL DUARA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T22:00:58.275-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 10:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ferguson, Mo. • Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency and imposed a curfew Saturday in a St. Louis suburb where police and protesters have clashed in the week since a black teenager was shot to death by a white police officer. Despite heavy rainfall and lightning, hundreds of protesters gathered Saturday night at a busy thoroughfare that has been the site of previous clashes with police. Dozens of officers, a much more visible presence than the night before, stood watch — includ...</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> 58303742@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 22:00:58 MDT Turmoil, tear gas give way to hope in Ferguson http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58300116-68/police-brown-officer-ferguson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58300116-68/police-brown-officer-ferguson.html.csp">Turmoil, tear gas give way to hope in Ferguson</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALAN SCHER ZAGIER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T07:39:02.956-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 07:39AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ferguson, Mo. • County police in riot gear and armored tanks gave way to state troopers walking side-by-side with thousands of peaceful protesters after nearly a week of unrest and mounting public tension in the St. Louis suburb where an unarmed black teen was shot by a city police officer. The dramatic shift Thursday came after Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon assigned oversight of the protests to the state Highway Patrol, stripping local police from the St. Louis County Police Department of their autho...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583001162014-08-15T07:39:02.956-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-15T07:39:02.956-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58300116@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 07:39:02 MDT Op-ed: State education board is maintaining Utah’s independence http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58293847-82/board-state-utah-waiver.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58293847-82/board-state-utah-waiver.html.csp">Op-ed: State education board is maintaining Utah’s independence</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jennifer Johnson and Jefferson Moss</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T17:32:31.459-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 05:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There seems to be some confusion about an action by the Utah State Board of Education on Aug. 8. Although the board approved applying for a waiver from some parts of the federal law known as the No Child Left Behind Act, this was not the same waiver that the board had approved in 2012. This year, the board approved several alternative assurances as part of its application to the U.S. Department of Education. For example, instead of assuring the department that the Common Core State Standards wi...</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> 58293847@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 17:32:31 MDT JC Penney posts narrower quarterly loss, sales rise http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58298467-79/penney-sales-percent-cents.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58298467-79/penney-sales-percent-cents.html.csp">JC Penney posts narrower quarterly loss, sales rise</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T17:10:02.199-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 05:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Plano, Texas • J.C. Penney Co. reported a narrower loss for its second quarter that beat Wall Street expectations. The beleaguered department store operator also said Thursday that sales rose 6 percent at established locations during the period, the third consecutive quarter of growth. The results offer some encouraging signs that Penney is recovering from a botched transformation plan by former CEO Ron Johnson that resulted in massive losses and plunging sales. Johnson, the mastermind behind Ap...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582984672014-08-14T17:10:02.199-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T17:10:02.199-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58298467@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 17:10:02 MDT Air Force coaches told to help curb assaults http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58297000-77/force-sexual-academy-assaults.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58297000-77/force-sexual-academy-assaults.html.csp">Air Force coaches told to help curb assaults</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAN ELLIOTT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T22:49:13.639-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 10:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Air Force Academy, Colo. • The superintendent of the U.S. Air Force Academy said Wednesday that she has told athletic coaches to take a bigger role in preventing sexual assaults, pulling them into the yearslong campaign at the school to stem abuse. Lt. Gen. Michelle Johnson, who took charge of the school a year ago, said coaches had not been fully involved in what she called the broader conversation about school standards. Johnson said she has spoken with them twice about her expectations and to...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582970002014-08-14T22:49:13.639-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T22:49:13.639-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58297000@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 22:49:13 MDT Camp spotlight on BYU's offensive line http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58296936-65/tujague-offensive-guys-coach.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58296936-65/tujague-offensive-guys-coach.html.csp">Camp spotlight on BYU's offensive line</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T10:28:03.135-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 10:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Had a good chat the other day with BYU offensive line coach Garett Tujague about the progress the offensive line has made since spring camp ended. Tujague was optimistic, but a bit guarded, as you can read in this report in today’s Tribune about the unit that is under so much scrutiny in preseason training camp. My biggest takeaway was that the new guys who were either brought in or switched from defense to offense are better than some of the guys who played a lot the last few seasons. It will b...</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> 58296936@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:28:03 MDT Movie review: No laughs in criminally bad ‘Let’s Be Cops’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58285084-223/cops-real-config-data.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58285084-223/cops-real-config-data.html.csp">Movie review: No laughs in criminally bad ‘Let’s Be Cops’</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="2014-08-16T16:40:43.126-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 04:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There’s a funny, edgy idea rattling around in “Let’s Be Cops,” but the poor thing dies of neglect in a humorless script and weak execution. Jake Johnson and Damon Wayans Jr., co-stars on Fox’s “New Girl,” play Ryan and Justin, loser roommates in Los Angeles. Ryan’s an unemployed former college quarterback, Justin a milquetoast video-game designer who can’t pitch his police-based first-person shooter. The pair put on some authentic LAPD uniforms for a costume party and discover when they’re on ...</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> 58285084@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 16:40:43 MDT Mike Lee to donors: Were your contributions legal? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58289186-90/lee-johnson-campaign-swallow.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58289186-90/lee-johnson-campaign-swallow.html.csp">Mike Lee to donors: Were your contributions legal?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T22:17:02.471-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 10:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A complaint alleging that former Attorney General John Swallow raised illegal contributions for Sen. Mike Lee’s successful 2010 race has prompted the Utah senator’s campaign to begin contacting donors, asking them to sign statements that they did not violate the law. The letters went out last week to a select group of donors who gave money around the time of Lee’s Republican primary victory over Tim Bridgewater in June 2010. The move was prompted by a complaint to the Federal Election Commissio...</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> 58289186@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 22:17:02 MDT Ferguson seeks answers after fatal police shooting of unarmed teen http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58292373-68/officer-police-brown-ferguson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58292373-68/officer-police-brown-ferguson.html.csp">Ferguson seeks answers after fatal police shooting of unarmed teen</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALAN SCHER ZAGIER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T09:52:31.238-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 09:52AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ferguson, Mo. • Nights of unrest have vied with calls for calm in a St. Louis suburb where an unarmed black teenager was killed by police, while the community is still pressing for answers about the weekend shooting. Hundreds of residents packed two churches Tuesday evening for community meetings about the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown, who was confronted by a Ferguson officer while walking with a friend in the street near his grandmother’s home. People also gathered in the streets Tuesday ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582923732014-08-13T09:52:31.238-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-13T09:52:31.238-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58292373@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 09:52:31 MDT Police cite threats, won’t name cop who shot unarmed teen http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58288035-68/officer-brown-police-johnson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58288035-68/officer-brown-police-johnson.html.csp">Police cite threats, won’t name cop who shot unarmed teen</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALAN SCHER ZAGIER </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and DAVID A. LIEB</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T18:53:12.678-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 06:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ferguson, Mo. • The Rev. Al Sharpton pressed police Tuesday to release the name of the officer who fatally shot an unarmed teenager in suburban St. Louis, and he pleaded for calm after two nights of violent protests over the young man’s death. Police said death threats prompted them to withhold the name of the officer, who was placed on administrative leave after fatally shooting 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, where the incident has stoked racial tension, rallies and a night of looting....</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582880352014-08-12T18:53:12.678-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T18:53:12.678-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58288035@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 18:53:12 MDT FBI opens investigation into fatal police shooting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58283961-68/officer-brown-police-shot.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58283961-68/officer-brown-police-shot.html.csp">FBI opens investigation into fatal police shooting</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM SUHR </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and DAVID A. LIEB</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T19:48:21.042-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 07:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ferguson, Mo. • A black teenager who was fatally shot by a police officer had his hands raised when the officer approached with his weapon drawn and fired repeatedly, according to two men who said they witnessed the shooting that sparked a night of unrest in suburban St. Louis. The FBI opened an investigation Monday into the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown, who police said was shot multiple times Saturday after being confronted by an officer in Ferguson, a suburb of 21,000 that’s nearly 70 p...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582839612014-08-11T19:48:21.042-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-11T19:48:21.042-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58283961@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 19:48:21 MDT 50 years on, fateful Vietnam resolution resonates http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58279011-68/johnson-vietnam-war-tonkin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58279011-68/johnson-vietnam-war-tonkin.html.csp">50 years on, fateful Vietnam resolution resonates</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By HILLEL ITALIE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP National Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-09T11:24:37.708-06:00">Updated Aug 9, 2014 11:24AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A dubious threat to U.S. interests. A swift vote in Congress for broad presidential war powers in response. A long, costly and bitterly debated war. Fifty years ago Sunday, reacting to reports of a U.S. Navy encounter with enemy warships in the Gulf of Tonkin off Vietnam — reports long since discredited — President Lyndon Johnson signed a resolution passed overwhelmingly by Congress that historians call the crucial catalyst for deep American involvement in the Vietnam War. Many also see it as a ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582790112014-08-09T11:24:37.708-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-09T11:24:37.708-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58279011@www.sltrib.com Sat, 09 Aug 2014 11:24:37 MDT Flow of child immigrants slows along Texas border http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58273419-68/border-shelters-july-shelter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58273419-68/border-shelters-july-shelter.html.csp">Flow of child immigrants slows along Texas border</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-08T07:20:14.697-06:00">Updated Aug 8, 2014 07:20AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">McAllen, Texas • Far fewer unaccompanied immigrant children are crossing the Texas-Mexico border, allowing the federal government to close the temporary shelters that it hurriedly opened to handle the surge, authorities say. The Department of Homeland Security released data Thursday showing that about 5,500 unaccompanied children were arrested in July, barely half the number in May and June and the fewest children arrested in a month since February. Similarly, arrests of parents with children d...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582734192014-08-08T07:20:14.697-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-08T07:20:14.697-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58273419@www.sltrib.com Fri, 08 Aug 2014 07:20:14 MDT BYU football: Sophomore receiver Michael Davis moved back to defense http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58264656-88/davis-mendenhall-team-practice.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58264656-88/davis-mendenhall-team-practice.html.csp">BYU football: Sophomore receiver Michael Davis moved back to defense</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jay Drew </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T22:09:33.933-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 10:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • The BYU Cougars are a bit thin again at cornerback, especially with the probable opening-game suspensions of the projected starting corners, seniors Jordan Johnson and Robertson Daniel. Junior college transfer Trenton Trammell, versatile senior Skye PoVey, freshman Michael Shelton and walk-on Garrett Juergens have been getting the most reps with the ones in the parts of practice the media has been allowed to watch, and the results haven’t been all that encouraging in the 11-on-11 segment...</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> 58264656@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 22:09:33 MDT NFL: Stevie Johnson gears up for 49ers debut http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58264837-77/johnson-stevie-team-1000.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58264837-77/johnson-stevie-team-1000.html.csp">NFL: Stevie Johnson gears up for 49ers debut</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JANIE McCAULEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T22:10:30.403-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 10:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Santa Clara, Calif. • Stevie Johnson had produced three straight 1,000-yard seasons with 23 touchdown catches as Buffalo’s most dynamic player in the passing game when that streak ended in frustrating fashion last year. His 12-game total: 52 catches, 597 yards and three TDs. There were injuries, and a tough personal moment with the unexpected death of his mother. Now he has a chance to start a new streak with his new team, back home in the Bay Area. Even if the skeptics wonder whether he can sti...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582648372014-08-05T22:10:30.403-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-05T22:10:30.403-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58264837@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 22:10:30 MDT