MEETING - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MEETING News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Veteran town hall scheduled in Salt Lake City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58428624-90/lake-meeting-questions-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58428624-90/lake-meeting-questions-salt.html.csp">Veteran town hall scheduled in Salt Lake City</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Nate Carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T09:32:02.717-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 09:32AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Veterans and their families can ask questions or express concerns during a town hall meeting scheduled for Friday. The meeting will be from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wahlen Medical Center, 500 Foothill Drive in Salt Lake City. Wahlen director Steven Young will take questions as will personnel from Veterans Affairs benefit programs. ncarlisle@sltrib.com Twitter: @natecarlisle</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58428624@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 09:32:02 MDT News roundup: Jon Huntsman, Mitt Romney may run for president — again http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58423344-64/trib-utah-meeting-president.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58423344-64/trib-utah-meeting-president.html.csp">News roundup: Jon Huntsman, Mitt Romney may run for president — again</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By THomas Burr and Mallory Jesperson</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="2014-09-17T07:49:25.042-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 07:49AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Huntsman, Romney may try for president — again. Utah ends year with $166M surplus. UTA caps bonuses for execs. Happy Wednesday. Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman has engaged with supporters and donors about a possible independent bid for president in 2016. Unlike Mitt Romney, Huntsman hasn't ruled out another run at the White House and appears open to the idea of another try — albeit this time avoiding the GOP primary battles in favor of a third-party.[BuzzFeed] -&gt; A major Romney donor, mea...</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> 58423344@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 07:49:25 MDT Stocks are mixed ahead of Fed’s two-day meeting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58415502-79/percent-rose-stocks-fed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58415502-79/percent-rose-stocks-fed.html.csp">Stocks are mixed ahead of Fed’s two-day meeting</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE ROTHWELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-15T16:31:48.17-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 04:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Investors played it safe on Monday ahead of a potentially pivotal Federal Reserve meeting. While large company stocks ended the day little changed, smaller, riskier stocks slumped. Fed policy makers start a two-day meeting on Tuesday and many investors expect the central bank to indicate that it is moving closer to raising its key interest rate as the economy strengthens. The Fed has held the rate close to zero for more than five years, and stocks have surged against that backdrop. “R...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584155022014-09-15T16:31:48.17-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-15T16:31:48.17-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58415502@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:31:48 MDT After meeting, Herbert may appear more on Fox News http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58407854-68/herbert-utah-fox-news.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58407854-68/herbert-utah-fox-news.html.csp">After meeting, Herbert may appear more on Fox News</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHELLE L. PRICE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T20:15:10.269-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 08:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gov. Gary Herbert met with Fox News Channel executives in New York City on Thursday as he looks to join the ranks of Republican colleagues like Chris Christie of New Jersey and Scott Walker of Wisconsin whose regular network appearances increase their national exposure and connect them with more supporters. While Christie and Walker are considered possible 2016 presidential candidates, Herbert’s spokesman said the governor’s motivation is to promote Utah, not to prepare a run for higher office....</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584078542014-09-12T20:15:10.269-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-12T20:15:10.269-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58407854@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 20:15:10 MDT Utah Gov. Gary Herbert meets with Fox News, may appear more http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58407522-90/herbert-utah-news-fox.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58407522-90/herbert-utah-news-fox.html.csp">Utah Gov. Gary Herbert meets with Fox News, may appear more</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHELLE L. PRICE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T16:10:54.512-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 04:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City • Gov. Gary Herbert met with Fox News Channel executives in New York City on Thursday as he looks to join the ranks of Republican colleagues like Chris Christie of New Jersey and Scott Walker of Wisconsin whose regular network appearances increase their national exposure and connect them with more supporters. While Christie and Walker are considered possible 2016 presidential candidates, Herbert’s spokesman said the governor’s motivation is to promote Utah, not to prepare a run fo...</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> 58407522@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 16:10:54 MDT Global religious gathering coming to Utah in 2015 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58393306-78/parliament-gandhi-interfaith-religions.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58393306-78/parliament-gandhi-interfaith-religions.html.csp">Global religious gathering coming to Utah in 2015</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By peggy fletcher stack</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T22:33:10.488-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 10:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The globe’s largest and oldest interfaith gathering, Parliament of the World’s Religions, is bringing its message of tolerance and engagement to the Beehive State in October 2015 for a historic meeting. On Tuesday, Parliament representatives announced the upcoming meeting at a news conference, noting that it will be the first time in 22 years the conference will be held in the United States. Previous Parliament cities span the globe from Cape Town, South Africa, to Barcelona, Spain, and Melbour...</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> 58393306@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 22:33:10 MDT World stocks drift as investors await Fed meeting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58406189-79/percent-fed-investors-meeting.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58406189-79/percent-fed-investors-meeting.html.csp">World stocks drift as investors await Fed meeting</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KELVIN CHAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T08:24:02.142-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 08:24AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hong Kong • Global financial markets struggled for direction Friday as investors await next week’s policy meeting of the U.S. Federal Reserve. Solid retail sales data may reinforce expectations that the Fed may start raising interest rates sooner than had been expecting. KEEPING SCORE: France’s CAC 40 slipped 0.2 percent to 4,434 and Germany’s DAX lost 0.3 percent to 9,663. Britain’s FTSE 100 added 0.2 percent to 6,814. U.S. stocks were set to open slightly lower, with Dow futures and the broade...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584061892014-09-12T08:24:02.142-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-12T08:24:02.142-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58406189@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 08:24:02 MDT Kerry, Iraqi leader embrace unity to defeat insurgency http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58399763-68/iraq-state-kerry-abadi.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58399763-68/iraq-state-kerry-abadi.html.csp">Kerry, Iraqi leader embrace unity to defeat insurgency</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LARA JAKES</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T19:13:34.023-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 07:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Baghdad • With a new Iraqi government finally in place and a growing Mideast consensus on defeating insurgent threats, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry pressed Iraq’s Shiite leader on Wednesday to quickly deliver more power to wary Sunnis — or jeopardize any hope of defeating the Islamic State group. Kerry landed in the Iraqi capital just two days after newly sworn Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi seated his top government ministers, a crucial step toward restoring stability in a nation where s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583997632014-09-10T19:13:34.023-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-10T19:13:34.023-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58399763@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 19:13:34 MDT John Kerry says world won’t permit Islamic State romp http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58397579-68/kerry-iraq-state-islamic.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58397579-68/kerry-iraq-state-islamic.html.csp">John Kerry says world won’t permit Islamic State romp</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LARA JAKES</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T08:39:02.014-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 08:39AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Baghdad • Secretary of State John Kerry said Wednesday that neither the United States nor the rest of the world will stand by and watch the Islamic State militant group spread its evil. Kerry was in Baghdad to meet with Iraq’s new leaders and pledge U.S. support for eliminating the extremist group and the threat it poses. He said President Barack Obama would later outline Wednesday in specific detail what steps the U.S. is prepared to take to defeat the Islamic State, which has overrun parts of ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583975792014-09-10T08:39:02.014-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-10T08:39:02.014-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58397579@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 08:39:02 MDT News roundup: Dick Cheney revs up war machine talk http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58396961-64/utah-trib-meets-president.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58396961-64/utah-trib-meets-president.html.csp">News roundup: Dick Cheney revs up war machine talk</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="2014-09-10T07:59:49.239-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 07:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dick Cheney revs up war talk. Herbert touts 'conceptual' deal on Healthy Utah. Trib town hall tonight on Swallow/Shurtleff. Happy Wednesday. Former Vice President Dick Cheney was a prime architect of the Iraq invasion in 2003 and now says that America must be prepared to go back again with the growing threat of ISIS dominating parts of the region. Cheney warned House Republicans in a closed-door meeting yesterday that it's time to act and GOP members tended to agree. [HuffPost] Topping the ...</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> 58396961@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 07:59:49 MDT News roundup: Tea party strategist to head Mike Lee's re-election bid http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58392303-64/utah-trib-meeting-meets.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58392303-64/utah-trib-meeting-meets.html.csp">News roundup: Tea party strategist to head Mike Lee's re-election bid</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="2014-09-09T07:41:00.611-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 07:41AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tea party strategist to head Mike Lee's re-election bid. Federal judge refuses to toss Trib-DNews lawsuit. Romney-Ryan reunion tonight. Happy Tuesday. Sen. Mike Lee has hired the national political director of the tea party umbrella group FreedomWorks to head up part of the Utah Republican's re-election campaign for 2016. Russ Walker will serve as national political director for Lee's campaign. FreedomWorks officials said Walker's departure had nothing to do with staff shakeups that have ...</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> 58392303@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 07:41:00 MDT Chiquita postpones meeting on Fyffes to October http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58388568-79/chiquita-fyffes-company-cutrale.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58388568-79/chiquita-fyffes-company-cutrale.html.csp">Chiquita postpones meeting on Fyffes to October</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T09:23:02.337-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 09:23AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Charlotte, N.C. • Chiquita is postponing a vote on its proposed merger with the Irish fruit seller Fyffes as it awaits a new bid from another potential buyer. Chiquita said it has received a waiver from Fyffes allowing it to hold talks with investment firm Safra Group and Brazil’s Cutrale Group, an agribusiness and juice company. Chiquita is now seeking a best and final offer from Cutrale and Safra. Shares jumped 3 percent before the opening bell Monday. Chiquita rejected a $611 million offer fr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583885682014-09-08T09:23:02.337-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-08T09:23:02.337-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58388568@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 09:23:02 MDT News roundup: A photographic look at Mitt Romney's political rise http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58387914-64/trib-utah-meeting-president.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58387914-64/trib-utah-meeting-president.html.csp">News roundup: A photographic look at Mitt Romney's political rise</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="2014-09-08T07:25:32.106-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 07:25AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Poll not good for Lockhart's superintendent bid. Five things to watch for as Congress returns. Utah prisons tell BLM to remove 1,100 wild horses. Happy Monday. Whether he runs for president again or not — and he keeps saying he is not — Mitt Romney has enjoyed quite the comeback. Here's a series of photos that show how he became a resurgent Republican leader. [WSJ] Topping the news: The latest Utah Policy poll finds a slim majority oppose House Speaker Becky Lockhart's bid to be the publi...</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> 58387914@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 07:25:32 MDT Op-ed: South Jordan not playing it straight on Mulligans http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58374375-82/council-mulligans-public-jordan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58374375-82/council-mulligans-public-jordan.html.csp">Op-ed: South Jordan not playing it straight on Mulligans</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Julie Holbrook</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T17:48:01.476-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 05:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">On Tuesday the South Jordan council passed three resolutions that will affect Mulligans — all without input from the citizens. The council’s idea of citizen input is two focus groups (10 people each) and an online survey of 300 to 500 people at the cost of about $20,400 for a political campaign consultant. So, no more than 520 people in a city of about 60,000 will be the basis on which the city determines the groundwork for our priceless green space! We know that polls, surveys and focus group q...</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> 58374375@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 17:48:01 MDT News roundup: Government's marshmallow advice miffs top House Republican http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58377453-64/trib-utah-court-meeting.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58377453-64/trib-utah-court-meeting.html.csp">News roundup: Government's marshmallow advice miffs top House Republican</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="2014-09-05T07:53:12.129-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 07:53AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Shurtleff wants his own day in court. Sheriff Winder accused of misusing SWAT vehicle. Romney calls for an expansion of the military. Happy Friday. Marshmallows? The government is giving suggestions on how to roast marshmallows?! It was all too much for one of the top House Republicans who sent a memo to his colleagues yesterday slamming the U.S. Forest Service for suggesting a radical new s'more replacing the chocolate with fruit and the graham cracker with angel food cake. [TheWire] Topp...</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> 58377453@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 07:53:12 MDT FDA: Little evidence to support testosterone drugs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58369255-79/testosterone-agency-drugs-evidence.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58369255-79/testosterone-agency-drugs-evidence.html.csp">FDA: Little evidence to support testosterone drugs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MATTHEW PERRONE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T11:05:02.215-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 11:05AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The Food and Drug Administration says there is little evidence that testosterone-boosting drugs taken by millions of American men are beneficial, though the agency is also unconvinced by recent studies suggesting the hormone carries serious risks. The agency posted its review online ahead of a public meeting later this month to discuss the benefits and risks of treatments that increase the male hormone. Regulators agreed to convene the Sept. 17 meeting after two federally funded stu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583692552014-09-03T11:05:02.215-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-03T11:05:02.215-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58369255@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 11:05:02 MDT Euro continues descent ahead of bank meeting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58364020-79/euro-ecb-bank-eurozone.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58364020-79/euro-ecb-bank-eurozone.html.csp">Euro continues descent ahead of bank meeting</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAN PYLAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T08:36:01.534-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 08:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • The euro fell to a one-year low against the dollar on Tuesday as it continued to lose support from speculation that the European Central Bank could start pumping money into the ailing eurozone economy to spur growth. The bank, which oversees monetary policy for the 18 countries that use the euro, is under pressure to do more at its meeting on Thursday to get the economic recovery across the 18-country eurozone back on track and inflation back toward its target. The prospect that it coul...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583640202014-09-02T08:36:01.534-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-02T08:36:01.534-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58364020@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:36:01 MDT NFL: Michael Sam clears goes unclaimed after Rams release http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58358667-77/sam-rams-meeting-michael.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58358667-77/sam-rams-meeting-michael.html.csp">NFL: Michael Sam clears goes unclaimed after Rams release</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By R.B. FALLSTROM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T17:16:22.062-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 05:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. Louis • Michael Sam showed up for his face-to-face exit meeting with St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher, a few hours after clearing waivers. Sam arrived at Rams Park via through the media entrance Sunday afternoon still looking right at home clad in T-shirt, shorts and flip flips. He shook hands with two reporters and accepted well wishes but declined further comment before heading upstairs to see the coach who wasn’t afraid to add the first openly gay player to the roster. All 21 players rel...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583586672014-09-02T17:16:22.062-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-02T17:16:22.062-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58358667@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:16:22 MDT ‘Capitol 13’ group vows to fight disruption charges http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58347059-78/utah-capitol-bill-arm.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58347059-78/utah-capitol-bill-arm.html.csp">‘Capitol 13’ group vows to fight disruption charges</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T22:37:49.434-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 10:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The last time this group stood arm in arm at the Capitol, demanding to be heard, they were hauled away in handcuffs. Thirteen protesters, who were charged Wednesday with disturbing a legislative meeting as they rallied to support a bill outlawing discrimination against gay people six months ago, gathered together once more to announce their intent to fight the charges against them and make their voices heard — even if it’s in a court of law, rather than the Utah Legislature. “We were shut out o...</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> 58347059@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 22:37:49 MDT Demonstrators face charges in Capitol protest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58345556-78/bill-meeting-charged-discrimination.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58345556-78/bill-meeting-charged-discrimination.html.csp">Demonstrators face charges in Capitol protest</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T09:32:59.857-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 09:32AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Thirteen protesters were charged Wednesday on allegations they disrupted a legislative meeting as they pushed for a vote on a bill outlawing discrimination against gay people. The demonstrators, ages 20 to 69, were arrested Feb. 10 as they blocked the entrance to a hearing in hopes of intercepting Utah Senate President Wayne Niederhauser and demanding a vote on SB 100, which died in a closed-door meeting where Senate Republicans voted not to consider the anti-discrimination bill. Lawmakers said ...</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> 58345556@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:32:59 MDT