LOUISIANA - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/LOUISIANA News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Cantor pleased with kissing congressman’s apology http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57792656-68/mcallister-congressman-election-video.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57792656-68/mcallister-congressman-election-video.html.csp">Cantor pleased with kissing congressman’s apology</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T18:13:02.218-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 06:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Baton Rouge, La. • Republicans kept their distance Tuesday from a Louisiana congressman who asked for forgiveness after a newspaper published a video it says shows him kissing a woman who isn’t his wife. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor said he was pleased U.S. Rep. Vance McAllister offered an apology. But Cantor declined to say whether he thought the Louisiana congressman should remain on the job, as the fall-out threatened McAllister’s November re-election. McAllister spokeswoman Jennifer Du...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57792656@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 18:13:02 MDT College basketball: Florida State, SMU advance to NIT semifinals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57736634-77/nit-smu-florida-points.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57736634-77/nit-smu-florida-points.html.csp">College basketball: Florida State, SMU advance to NIT semifinals</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-26T22:50:18.921-06:00">Updated Mar 26, 2014 10:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tallahassee, Fla. • Florida State was considered one of the first four teams left out of the NCAA tournament by the selection committee. Now the Seminoles are going to the final four of the NIT. Aaron Thomas scored 14 of his 21 points in the second half and Okaro White had 14 first-half points as Florida State defeated Louisiana Tech 78-75 Wednesday night to advance to the NIT semifinals. “We have not won a national title,” Florida State coach Leonard Hamilton said. “To compete in the NIT is a t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577366342014-03-26T22:50:18.921-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-26T22:50:18.921-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57736634@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Mar 2014 22:50:18 MDT WNIT: Colorado eliminates Southern Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57718270-77/wnit-colorado-louisiana-nit.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57718270-77/wnit-colorado-louisiana-nit.html.csp">WNIT: Colorado eliminates Southern Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Combined News Services</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-22T23:15:58.646-06:00">Updated Mar 22, 2014 11:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The University of Colorado women’s basketball team defeated Southern Utah 79-68 in the second round of the WNIT on Saturday night in Boulder, Colo. Carli Moreland scored 17 points, and Desiree Jackson added 16 for SUU (23-10), which saw its most successful season end. Arielle Roberson tallied 15 points, 11 rebounds and five blocks for the Buffaloes (19-14). NIT Louisiana Tech 79, Georgia 71 • In Athens, Ga., Alex Hamilton scored 20 points and Louisiana Tech held a 26-point lead in the first ...</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> 57718270@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Mar 2014 23:15:58 MDT NCAA Tournament: Creighton 76, Louisiana-Lafayette 66 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57714311-77/mcdermott-creighton-lafayette-louisiana.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57714311-77/mcdermott-creighton-lafayette-louisiana.html.csp">NCAA Tournament: Creighton 76, Louisiana-Lafayette 66</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM VERTUNO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-22T16:45:19.5-06:00">Updated Mar 22, 2014 04:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">SAN ANTONIO • Doug McDermott scored in bunches and Ethan Wragge delivered the critical 3-pointers. Together they kept Creighton marching on, right back where they’d promised they’d be. McDermott scored 30 points and Wragge made three huge momentum-changing shots in the second half, sending No. 3 seed Creighton to a tough 76-66 win over No. 14 Louisiana-Lafayette on Friday in the West Regional. And with the win, the Bluejays advance to the third round the NCAA tournament, the very spot they’ve be...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577143112014-03-22T16:45:19.5-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-22T16:45:19.5-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57714311@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Mar 2014 16:45:19 MDT Popeyes expanding into Salt Lake County http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57569230-79/lake-salt-popeyes-louisiana.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57569230-79/lake-salt-popeyes-louisiana.html.csp">Popeyes expanding into Salt Lake County</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Vince Horiuchi</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-24T15:58:01.787-06:00">Updated Feb 24, 2014 03:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fast food franchise, Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, announced it is expanding in Utah with nine more locations in Salt Lake County. The restaurant, which serves Louisiana-style chicken dinners, is opening its first Salt Lake County location in West Jordan, which is scheduled to open in May. Three more will be built in 2014 and five in 2015. There are currently three Popeyes locations in Utah, one at the Salt Lake International Airport, at Thanksgiving Point in Lehi and at Hill Air Force Base. “The 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> 57569230@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Feb 2014 15:58:01 MDT