MARTINEZ - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MARTINEZ News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Underwood gets fans singing at Stadium of Fire http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58146928-78/stadium-underwood-fans-fire.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58146928-78/stadium-underwood-fans-fire.html.csp">Underwood gets fans singing at Stadium of Fire</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Danielle Manley</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T09:36:33.582-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 09:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fans roared at the sound of Carrie Underwood bellowing the lyrics to “Good Girl” and awed over the vibrantly colored fireworks at LaVell Edwards Stadium. Thousands of Utahns filled the venue in Provo on Friday night to celebrate Independence Day at America’s Freedom Festival’s 34th “Stadium of Fire” event. This was a reprise of sorts for Underwood, who also performed here in 2010. The American Idol star and six-time Grammy winner opened her set with a booming performance of her signature song. ...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58146928@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 09:36:33 MDT J.R. Martinez excited about Fourth of July show with Carrie Underwood http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58137903-223/stadium-fire-carrie-underwood.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58137903-223/stadium-fire-carrie-underwood.html.csp">J.R. Martinez excited about Fourth of July show with Carrie Underwood</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By David Burger</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T15:39:33.361-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 03:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">When Stadium of Fire co-producer Wayne Baruch thinks about what the Independence Day extravaganza should include, he says “a lot of the show is dedicated to heroism.” So it makes sense that along with returning favorite Carrie Underwood headlining the state’s largest Fourth of July event, this year’s emcee is J.R. Martinez. Martinez was injured in 2003 by a roadside bomb while serving as a U.S. Army infantryman in Iraq. After returning to the United States and enduring months of painful recover...</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> 58137903@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 15:39:33 MDT Jury issues $55M verdict against Honda after crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58124642-79/honda-martinez-car-eisenberg.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58124642-79/honda-martinez-car-eisenberg.html.csp">Jury issues $55M verdict against Honda after crash</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-27T16:58:02.541-06:00">Updated Jun 27, 2014 04:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Philadephia • A jury ordered Honda Motor Corp. to pay $55.3 million for a rollover accident that left a Pennsylvania man paralyzed, but the car company said Friday it would appeal. Lawyers for Carlos Martinez, 57, of York, argued during a nine-day trial that a faulty seat belt design in his Acura Integra caused the permanent injuries he suffered in 2010. Martinez was driving to work in suburban Baltimore when a tire blew out and he lost control of the car, said his attorney, Stewart Eisenberg. T...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581246422014-06-27T16:58:02.541-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-27T16:58:02.541-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58124642@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:58:02 MDT Stanley Cup finals: L.A. Kings win title on Martinez’s 2OT goal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58067483-77/kings-game-goal-rangers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58067483-77/kings-game-goal-rangers.html.csp">Stanley Cup finals: L.A. Kings win title on Martinez’s 2OT goal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GREG BEACHAM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-13T23:14:48.416-06:00">Updated Jun 13, 2014 11:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Alec Martinez scored 14:43 into the second overtime, and the Los Angeles Kings won the Stanley Cup for the second time in three years with a 3-2 victory over the New York Rangers in Game 5 on Friday night. Marian Gaborik scored a tying power-play goal with 12:04 left in regulation for the resilient Kings, who rallied from yet another deficit before finishing off the Rangers in the longest game in franchise history. Jonathan Quick made 28 saves and Conn Smythe Trophy winner Justin ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580674832014-06-13T23:14:48.416-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-13T23:14:48.416-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58067483@www.sltrib.com Fri, 13 Jun 2014 23:14:48 MDT West Valley City man charged in a fatal hit-and-run http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58059696-78/amp-police-wrote-hit.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58059696-78/amp-police-wrote-hit.html.csp">West Valley City man charged in a fatal hit-and-run</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-12T22:12:08.162-06:00">Updated Jun 12, 2014 10:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man has been charged with automobile homicide in a hit-and-run that killed a pedestrian in Salt Lake City. In charges filed Wednesday in 3rd District Court, police wrote that Porfirio Zamora was driving a Nissan Altima on May 31. The Altima crashed into a parked car and then hit 79-year-old Frank Martinez while speeding through the parking area of an apartment complex near 700 North and 900 West. Martinez suffered “extensive” brain trauma and other injuries. Martinez died about a week later. ...</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> 58059696@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Jun 2014 22:12:08 MDT BYU track: Freshman Martinez leads Cougars into NCAA meet http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58052223-88/martinez-byu-track-800.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58052223-88/martinez-byu-track-800.html.csp">BYU track: Freshman Martinez leads Cougars into NCAA meet</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="2014-06-10T23:33:41.91-06:00">Updated Jun 10, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Last year at this time, Shea Martinez had just finished up her prep career as one of the most decorated female distance runners in Utah history. The former Davis High star will show this week that she is well on her way to repeating that success on the college level. Martinez, a freshman at BYU, is part of the six-member Cougar contingent who will compete in this week’s NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Oregon. Martinez will compete in the 800-meter run, af...</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> 58052223@www.sltrib.com Tue, 10 Jun 2014 23:33:41 MDT Boxing: Miguel Cotto beats Sergio Martinez by TKO http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58041624-77/cotto-martinez-fight-round.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58041624-77/cotto-martinez-fight-round.html.csp">Boxing: Miguel Cotto beats Sergio Martinez by TKO</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-07T23:22:01.857-06:00">Updated Jun 7, 2014 11:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Miguel Cotto became the first Puerto Rican fighter to win world championships in four weight divisions, stopping Sergio Martinez in their WBC world middleweight title fight Saturday night. Martinez didn’t get off the stool when the bell rang for the 10th round. Cotto improved to 39-4 and is 8-1 at Madison Square Garden. Martinez fell to 51-3-2. In the week leading up to the fight, Cotto’s trainer, Freddie Roach, said his pupil would be able to use his footwork to control the fight, a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580416242014-06-07T23:22:01.857-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-07T23:22:01.857-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58041624@www.sltrib.com Sat, 07 Jun 2014 23:22:01 MDT