LAUNCH - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/LAUNCH News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) SpaceX breaks ground on Texas rocket launch site http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58442011-79/musk-spacex-texas-launch.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58442011-79/musk-spacex-texas-launch.html.csp">SpaceX breaks ground on Texas rocket launch site</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="2014-09-22T16:37:37.134-06:00">Updated Sep 22, 2014 04:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Brownsville, Texas • The commercial rocket launches that could begin as early as 2016 in the southernmost tip of Texas will be a critical step toward one day establishing a human presence on Mars, SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk said Monday. With waves from the Gulf of Mexico crashing just over the dunes and crabs skittering around a tent erected for the groundbreaking, Musk said he expects SpaceX to invest $100 million in the world’s first commercial orbital spaceport during the next three to ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584420112014-09-22T16:37:37.134-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-22T16:37:37.134-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58442011@www.sltrib.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:37:37 MDT Samsung may launch first Tizen phone in India http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58441633-79/samsung-tizen-india-mobile.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58441633-79/samsung-tizen-india-mobile.html.csp">Samsung may launch first Tizen phone in India</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-22T09:43:01.912-06:00">Updated Sep 22, 2014 09:43AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seoul • A report says Samsung Electronics Co. will released its long-delayed Tizen-powered smartphone in India. Tarun Malik, a Samsung executive, said in an interview with the Economic Times that a Tizen-based mobile device will be launched in November in India. Samsung’s headquarters in Seoul said it had no comment. The Tizen mobile platform is Samsung’s effort to build its own mobile ecosystem akin to Google’s or Apple’s. Samsung earlier this year shelved plans to start selling its Tizen-based...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584416332014-09-22T09:43:01.912-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-22T09:43:01.912-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58441633@www.sltrib.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 09:43:01 MDT Utah State Parks boating report for Labor Day weekend http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/58344199-83/ramp-launch-state-open.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/58344199-83/ramp-launch-state-open.html.csp">Utah State Parks boating report for Labor Day weekend</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="2014-08-29T12:17:32.709-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 12:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The weather for the Labor Day weekend looks "mostly" nice. If you are considering boating here's the Utah State Parks current reservoir conditions as of August 25:Some reservoir have low water- watch for underwater hazards. Most state parks have plenty of water for launching and boating.Bear Lake State Park Marina: Launch Ramp OPEN/70 degrees Bear Lake First Point: Launch Ramp OPEN/70 degrees Bear Lake Rainbow Cove: Launch Ramp OPEN/70 degreesBear Lake Rendezvous Beach: Launch Ramp CLOSED/low wa...</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> 58344199@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:17:32 MDT Bezos turns to Boeing-Lockheed for space venture http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58425930-79/boeing-bezos-space-nasa.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58425930-79/boeing-bezos-space-nasa.html.csp">Bezos turns to Boeing-Lockheed for space venture</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jeff Plungis</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T17:38:02.482-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 05:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The spaceflight company backed by billionaire Jeff Bezos will team up with a Boeing-Lockheed Martin venture to develop a U.S alternative to Russian-made rocket engines. The partnership between United Launch Alliance and Bezos’s Blue Origin has set a four-year development schedule, with full testing to begin in 2016 and a first flight in 2019, according to a statement today from the companies. The Boeing-Lockheed venture currently handles all U.S. military satellite launches. The ann...</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> 58425930@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:38:02 MDT CBS Sports Network to launch all-women sports show http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58338675-77/sports-cbs-network-women.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58338675-77/sports-cbs-network-women.html.csp">CBS Sports Network to launch all-women sports show</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T22:19:48.466-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 10:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • CBS Sports Network will air an all-women sports show starting next month. CBS said Tuesday the weekly hour-long, prime-time program on the cable channel will be the first of its kind. “We Need to Talk” premieres Sept. 30. The panel will feature a core of CBS Sports announcers: Lesley Visser, Amy Trask, Tracy Wolfson, Dana Jacobson and Allie LaForce. Other contributors include Andrea Kremer, Laila Ali, Lisa Leslie, Dara Torres, Swin Cash and Summer Sanders. The show will be led by Emmy...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583386752014-08-26T22:19:48.466-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T22:19:48.466-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58338675@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 22:19:48 MDT