LONDON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/LONDON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Shoemaker Jimmy Choo to list shares in London http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58445908-79/choo-jimmy-london-list.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58445908-79/choo-jimmy-london-list.html.csp">Shoemaker Jimmy Choo to list shares in London</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-23T10:01:02.79-06:00">Updated Sep 23, 2014 10:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • Luxury shoemaker Jimmy Choo has announced plans to list at least a quarter of its shares on the London Stock Exchange next month. The designer label, which recorded sales of $462 million in 2013, said it is looking to expand in Asia and other new markets, and plans to open 10 to 15 stores per year. Malaysian-born designer Jimmy Choo and the brand’s co-founder Tamara Mellon opened their first store in London in 1996. It is now owned by private investment firm JAB Luxury, which acquired i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584459082014-09-23T10:01:02.79-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-23T10:01:02.79-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58445908@www.sltrib.com Tue, 23 Sep 2014 10:01:02 MDT BYU football: Virginia linebacker says Taysom Hill will win the Heisman http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58436973-88/virginia-win-byu-hill.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58436973-88/virginia-win-byu-hill.html.csp">BYU football: Virginia linebacker says Taysom Hill will win the Heisman</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="2014-09-20T23:38:04.388-06:00">Updated Sep 20, 2014 11:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • BYU quarterback Taysom Hill made quite an impression on Virginia. After Hill passed for two touchdowns and ran for another during the Cougars’ 41-33 win on Saturday, Cavalier linebacker Max Valles predicted Hill will win the Heisman Trophy. “I told him after the game,” Valles said. “... He is the best athlete I have every played against — college or high school.” Virginia actually did a reasonable job of containing Hill, who needed 17 carries to gain 72 yards. But the Cavaliers struggled...</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> 58436973@www.sltrib.com Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:38:04 MDT Thousands march in NYC, around globe over climate http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58438687-68/climate-york-planet-global.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58438687-68/climate-york-planet-global.html.csp">Thousands march in NYC, around globe over climate</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By VERENA DOBNIK </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and MICHAEL SISAK </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-21T20:59:16.83-06:00">Updated Sep 21, 2014 08:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Tens of thousands of activists walked through Manhattan on Sunday, warning that climate change is destroying the Earth — in stride with demonstrators around the world who urged policymakers to take quick action. Starting along Central Park West, most came on foot, others with bicycles and walkers, and some even in wheelchairs. Many wore costumes and marched to drumbeats. One woman played the accordion. But their message was not entertaining: “We’re going to lose our planet in the nex...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584386872014-09-21T20:59:16.83-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-21T20:59:16.83-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58438687@www.sltrib.com Sun, 21 Sep 2014 20:59:16 MDT Scotland’s leader: Voters ‘tricked’ in referendum http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58438677-68/scotland-cameron-leader-powers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58438677-68/scotland-cameron-leader-powers.html.csp">Scotland’s leader: Voters ‘tricked’ in referendum</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SYLVIA HUI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-21T11:21:01.901-06:00">Updated Sep 21, 2014 11:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • The debate over Scotland’s future fizzled amid a bitter war of words Sunday, with the Scottish leader claiming his countrymen were “tricked” into rejecting independence in a referendum and Britain’s three main political parties bickering over how to take political reform forward. Alex Salmond, Scotland’s outgoing independence leader, accused politicians in London of reneging on their promises to hand more power to Scots in a rare cross-party pact that he said played a crucial role in sw...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584386772014-09-21T11:21:01.901-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-21T11:21:01.901-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58438677@www.sltrib.com Sun, 21 Sep 2014 11:21:01 MDT Surprising Virginia preparing hard to face BYU at altitude http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58417198-65/game-players-byu-ready.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58417198-65/game-players-byu-ready.html.csp">Surprising Virginia preparing hard to face BYU at altitude</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="2014-09-15T15:42:02.286-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 03:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Not long after they defeated then-No. 21 Louisville 23-21 on Saturday afternoon in Charlottesville, Virginia football players called a players-only meeting and warned each other about the dangers of celebrating the win too long. Little did they know it at the time, but they’ve got another No. 21-ranked team to get ready for this week. “We still have a long ways to go, because we are getting ready to play another Top 25 team in BYU, at their place, our first road test,” fifth-year Virginia coach ...</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> 58417198@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:42:02 MDT Commission rejects London mayor’s plan for airport http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58364423-79/airport-commission-london-mayor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58364423-79/airport-commission-london-mayor.html.csp">Commission rejects London mayor’s plan for airport</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T10:29:01.538-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 10:29AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • Britain’s Airport Commission has rejected a plan to build a four-runway airport in the Thames Estuary, describing it as more problematic and more expensive than other options. The commission said Tuesday it rejected the estuary proposal pushed by London Mayor Boris Johnson because it would cause economic disruption and because environmental hurdles may make it impossible to deliver. The commission, headed by Howard Davies, is examining how to best expand Britain’s airport capacity amid ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583644232014-09-02T10:29:01.538-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-02T10:29:01.538-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58364423@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:29:01 MDT TV preview: There’s a new ‘Doctor Who’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58317531-223/watch-sunday-doctor-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58317531-223/watch-sunday-doctor-season.html.csp">TV preview: There’s a new ‘Doctor Who’</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T12:05:43.911-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 12:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A new season of “Doctor Who” begins with a new Doctor — Peter Capaldi takes over the role of everyone’s favorite Time Lord. And the Doctor and Clara (Jenna Coleman) are in Victorian London, where there’s a dinosaur on the loose. If that’s not enough to deal with, a whole bunch of people are dying when they spontaneously combust. Watch • 6:15 p.m. Saturday, BBC America This Weekend — MLS Real Salt Lake at FC Dallas. Watch • 7 p.m. Friday, NBCSN Masterpiece Mystery! In 1961 London, chari...</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> 58317531@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:05:43 MDT British economy maintains momentum in quarter http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58300527-79/percent-quarter-economy-growth.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58300527-79/percent-quarter-economy-growth.html.csp">British economy maintains momentum in quarter</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Emma Charlton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T10:05:01.94-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 10:05AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • The British economy maintained its momentum in the second quarter as output finally surpassed the level seen before the global financial crisis. Gross domestic product grew an unrevised 0.8 percent between April and June, the same as in the previous three months, the Office for National Statistics said in London Friday. That left output 0.2 percent above its previous peak in the first quarter of 2008. The economy expanded an upwardly revised 3.2 percent from a year earlier, the most sin...</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> 58300527@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 10:05:01 MDT Silver price goes electronic in quest for transparency http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58296841-79/price-silver-fixings-gold.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58296841-79/price-silver-fixings-gold.html.csp">Silver price goes electronic in quest for transparency</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Nicholas Larkin</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T12:30:02.977-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 12:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • The silver-pricing method begun during the reign of Queen Victoria ends Thursday in London as the $5 trillion market shifts to a more transparent process and regulators expand scrutiny of how commodity benchmarks are set. An electronic, auction-based mechanism will replace a ritualized negotiation among a few traders that’s been in place for 117 years. Silver becomes the first of the precious-metals markets to ditch a daily “fixing” procedure where dealers agree to a price over the tele...</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> 58296841@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 12:30:02 MDT ‘Dancing’ star Derek Hough is now an author http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58251541-223/hough-book-derek-lead.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58251541-223/hough-book-derek-lead.html.csp">‘Dancing’ star Derek Hough is now an author</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott D. Pierce</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-09T11:55:26.144-06:00">Updated Aug 9, 2014 11:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Derek Hough is a dancer, a singer, an actor, an Emmy-winning choreographer. He never envisioned himself as an author. “The idea of writing a book wasn’t on my plan of things to do,” he said. “I never really saw myself as somebody writing a book. “But as I was looking back on certain things, I thought, ‘You know what? I could do this.’ ” The Utah native and five-time champion on ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars” will be at the King’s English Bookshop in Salt Lake City on Saturday at 7 p.m. to sign ...</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> 58251541@www.sltrib.com Sat, 09 Aug 2014 11:55:26 MDT Sundance to launch film festival in Hong Kong http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58246714-66/sundance-festival-film-hong.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58246714-66/sundance-festival-film-hong.html.csp">Sundance to launch film festival in Hong Kong</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> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T00:10:03.399-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 12:10AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Sundance Institute is expanding its global reach, with a version of the Sundance Film Festival launching this fall in Hong Kong. Sundance Film Festival — Hong Kong Selects will bring eight titles from this year’s Sundance Film Festival for their Hong Kong premieres over two weekends between Sept. 19 and Sept. 28, the institute announced Friday morning. The eight films, accompanied by a delegation of filmmakers and festival organizers, will be screened at The Metroplex, a newly opened cineple...</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> 58246714@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 00:10:03 MDT London’s iconic Gherkin building put up for sale http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58236913-79/london-building-gherkin-office.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58236913-79/london-building-gherkin-office.html.csp">London’s iconic Gherkin building put up for sale</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T09:56:02.284-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 09:56AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • One of London’s most recognizable office buildings has been put up for sale. The Norman Foster-designed tower, nicknamed The Gherkin for its distinctive pickle-like shape, was put into bankruptcy protection last year. Deloitte Real Estate and Savills expect interest in the building to come from all over the globe. The office tower at 30 St. Mary Axe in London’s financial district is co-owned by Germany’s IVG Immobilien AG, which went into bankruptcy protection last year. The 40-story of...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582369132014-07-29T09:56:02.284-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-29T09:56:02.284-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58236913@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:56:02 MDT