MCCARTHY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MCCARTHY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) MLB: Yankees acquire McCarthy from Diamondbacks http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58153876-77/mccarthy-yankees-arizona-nuno.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58153876-77/mccarthy-yankees-arizona-nuno.html.csp">MLB: Yankees acquire McCarthy from Diamondbacks</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHARLES ODUM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-06T22:31:40.843-06:00">Updated Jul 6, 2014 10:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlanta • The New York Yankees acquired help for their depleted rotation on Sunday by acquiring veteran right-hander Brandon McCarthy from Arizona. The Diamondbacks also are sending New York cash in Sunday’s deal for left-hander Vidal Nuno. The move comes after Yankees left-hander CC Sabathia had a setback with a degenerative cartilage problem in his right knee. New York was unable to work out a trade this week for the Cubs’ Jeff Samardzija, who instead was dealt to Oakland. McCarthy, who turns ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581538762014-07-06T22:31:40.843-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-06T22:31:40.843-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58153876@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Jul 2014 22:31:40 MDT Movie review: Melissa McCarthy shows grit in comedy ‘Tammy’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58137695-223/tammy-mccarthy-config-data.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58137695-223/tammy-mccarthy-config-data.html.csp">Movie review: Melissa McCarthy shows grit in comedy ‘Tammy’</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="2014-07-03T14:35:30.572-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 02:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">We know that Melissa McCarthy is a wickedly funny performer. To date, though, the fireplug actress has been a supporting player (in “Bridesmaids”) or part of a double act (with Sandra Bullock in “The Heat” or Jason Bateman in “Identity Thief”). Can she fly solo? The answer is yes, as evidenced by the comedy “Tammy,” a funny rough-and-tumble tale in which McCarthy adds some shades to trademark tough-talking bluster. McCarthy plays Tammy, a woman who attracts bad luck. We meet her driving down an ...</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> 58137695@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 14:35:30 MDT Melissa McCarthy’s ‘Tammy’ a family affair http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57875676-223/mccarthy-falcone-tammy-says.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57875676-223/mccarthy-falcone-tammy-says.html.csp">Melissa McCarthy’s ‘Tammy’ a family affair</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JAKE COYLE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T14:54:39.307-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 02:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The idea for Melissa McCarthy’s new comedy, “Tammy,” was born over breakfast. The film is directed by McCarthy’s husband, Ben Falcone. They wrote it together, from Falcone’s early-morning epiphany. “He came downstairs one morning, blurry-eyed, hair all over the place, in his pajamas, and goes: ‘I’m not sure if I had a dream, but I want to write a movie where you go on a road trip with your grandma and I think she’s an alcoholic and she sleeps around,’ ” says McCarthy. “He was, like, not fully a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578756762014-07-03T14:54:39.307-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-03T14:54:39.307-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57875676@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 14:54:39 MDT White House, business back Export-Import Bank http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58104514-79/bank-export-mccarthy-import.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58104514-79/bank-export-mccarthy-import.html.csp">White House, business back Export-Import Bank</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID ESPO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-23T14:12:03.803-06:00">Updated Jun 23, 2014 02:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The White House and an influential pair of business organizations both called for renewal of the Export-Import Bank on Monday, one day after newly elected House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of California said the agency should be phased out. The bank’s existence is fast emerging as a flashpoint in the internal Republican struggle between the business-backed establishment and tea party groups. Asked about McCarthy’s comments, White House spokesman Josh Earnest said the bank “helps ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581045142014-06-23T14:12:03.803-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-23T14:12:03.803-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58104514@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:12:03 MDT House GOP elects McCarthy, Scalise to leadership http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58091332-68/mccarthy-rep-leadership-cantor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58091332-68/mccarthy-rep-leadership-cantor.html.csp">House GOP elects McCarthy, Scalise to leadership</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID ESPO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-19T18:45:02.338-06:00">Updated Jun 19, 2014 06:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Rep. Kevin McCarthy of California capped a meteoric rise through the ranks of power on Thursday, winning election as House majority leader as Republicans shuffled their leadership in the wake of Rep. Eric Cantor’s primary defeat in Virginia. Louisiana Rep. Steve Scalise, 48, was elected to replace McCarthy as whip, a clear indication that the rank and file wanted a red-state Republican in the upper ranks of leadership for the first time since the party gained control of the House i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580913322014-06-19T18:45:02.338-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-19T18:45:02.338-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58091332@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jun 2014 18:45:02 MDT A divided House GOP ready to pick new leaders http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58089034-68/gop-mccarthy-lawmakers-rep.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58089034-68/gop-mccarthy-lawmakers-rep.html.csp">A divided House GOP ready to pick new leaders</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALAN FRAM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-19T11:31:04.158-06:00">Updated Jun 19, 2014 11:31AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Rep. Kevin McCarthy seemed likely Thursday to inherit defeated Rep. Eric Cantor’s No. 2 House Republican job as GOP lawmakers prepared to choose their leadership lineup for the rest of the year. But restiveness along ideological and regional lines was on full display in a wide-open race for the party’s next-ranking post of majority whip. “Looking good,” Rep. Peter Roskam, R-Ill., a contender for that No. 3 job, said shortly before GOP lawmakers gathered to vote. McCarthy, R-Calif., ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580890342014-06-19T11:31:04.158-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-19T11:31:04.158-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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He is kicking the issue to House Republicans instead, despite mounting evidence they won’t address the millions of immigrants living illegally in the United States. This week, lawmakers from both parties summarily declared immigration-overhaul efforts dead after House Majority Leader Eric Cantor suffered an unexpected defeat at the hands of a fellow...</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> 58068375@www.sltrib.com Sat, 14 Jun 2014 12:52:06 MDT In GOP upheaval, a front-runner — and discontent http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58062318-68/rep-cantor-mccarthy-majority.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58062318-68/rep-cantor-mccarthy-majority.html.csp">In GOP upheaval, a front-runner — and discontent</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DONNA CASSATA </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and ERICA WERNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-12T19:00:30.681-06:00">Updated Jun 12, 2014 07:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • California Republican Kevin McCarthy quickly amassed support to become House majority leader on Thursday, but his likely ascent shut conservatives out of the chamber’s top leadership jobs, leaving them fuming and exposing deep fissures within the GOP. Within 48 hours of Rep. Eric Cantor’s lightning primary-election downfall, McCarthy and his deputies aggressively rounded up votes with a pitch to Southern Republicans and pointed private conversations on the House floor in a race tha...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580623182014-06-12T19:00:30.681-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-12T19:00:30.681-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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The move follows a stunning defeat in a primary election Tuesday in which voters rejected him in favor of a more conservative candidate. The move culminated a precipitous fall for Cantor, who was thought to be a likely successor to Speaker John A. Boehner. By stepping down as majority leader, an aide to Cantor said, he hoped to limit a festering ...</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> 58056966@www.sltrib.com Wed, 11 Jun 2014 19:55:46 MDT Milbank: McCarthy makes no apologies for clean air http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58022687-82/mccarthy-climate-energy-obama.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58022687-82/mccarthy-climate-energy-obama.html.csp">Milbank: McCarthy makes no apologies for clean air</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Dana Milbank</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-03T16:41:38.933-06:00">Updated Jun 3, 2014 04:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy sounded like the sort of unflinching liberal that progressives had hoped Barack Obama would be. Not only did McCarthy roll out a broad new rule Monday that would cut carbon dioxide emissions by 30 percent at existing power plants over 16 years, but she did so while ridiculing those on the other side. “Critics claim that your energy bills will skyrocket. Well, they’re wrong,” McCarthy told a crowd at EPA’s headquarters. Depa...</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> 58022687@www.sltrib.com Tue, 03 Jun 2014 16:41:38 MDT