MEMBERS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MEMBERS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Worker protest disrupts life in Argentine capital http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58344761-79/members-government-protest-strike.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58344761-79/members-government-protest-strike.html.csp">Worker protest disrupts life in Argentine capital</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T17:56:02.394-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 05:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Buenos Aires • A labor organization opposed to Argentine President Cristina Fernandez caused traffic jams and disrupted life for many in the capital Wednesday at the start of a 36-hour strike. Members of the Central Workers Union, which includes many public-sector employees, joined demonstrations that blocked major thoroughfares in Buenos Aires in a protest over taxes, wages and the overall cost of living in the country. Union members also called on the government to halt a wave of private-secto...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583447612014-08-27T17:56:02.394-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T17:56:02.394-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58344761@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:56:02 MDT Letter: UTOPIA is information highway robbery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58343104-82/utopia-cities-council-highway.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58343104-82/utopia-cities-council-highway.html.csp">Letter: UTOPIA is information highway robbery</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T17:26:15.419-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 05:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Who are the bigger crooks? Shurtleff and Swallow, or the 11 cities and council members who invested millions of taxpayer money into a private company, UTOPIA! Maybe it’s time to investigate the misuse of public funds to profit in misguided adventure which has not shown a profit in over 10 years. Now six of the 11 cities want to continue to impose this outrageous burden on all their constituents for a mere $20 a month for 30 plus years. The city council members are having a hard time trying to j...</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> 58343104@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:26:15 MDT Paul Rolly: Republican Reyes snubs Rotary Club debate http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58339625-90/club-reyes-debate-sltrib.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58339625-90/club-reyes-debate-sltrib.html.csp">Paul Rolly: Republican Reyes snubs Rotary Club debate</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL ROLLY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T09:26:29.661-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 09:26AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City’s Rotary Club may have witnessed history Tuesday, according to its president-elect, Floyd Hatch, when only one of two Utah attorney general candidates invited to a debate showed up to the scheduled luncheon. Incumbent Sean Reyes missed the debate because he was out of town, his aides said. Club officials say they extended the invitation in June to the Republican nominee and his Democratic rival, Charles Stormont. Hatch, who also is the events coordinator for Rotary International’...</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> 58339625@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:26:29 MDT Mormons turn to Internet to preach, but sometimes it turns on them http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58317890-78/church-lds-members-internet.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58317890-78/church-lds-members-internet.html.csp">Mormons turn to Internet to preach, but sometimes it turns on them</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="2014-08-21T12:36:57.751-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 12:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The LDS Church has embraced the virtual universe with unalloyed enthusiasm, hoping to harness its global reach to bring converts to Christ, while some local Mormon leaders have used the same tools to monitor — and occasionally discipline — longtime members. Whether to proselytize or to punish, social-media outlets are part of the LDS landscape, and leaders and members alike are struggling to adopt and adapt guidelines for getting along in what they see as God’s kingdom. The 15 million-member Ch...</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> 58317890@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:36:57 MDT Paul Rolly: School board criticism riles some Utah legislators http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58325437-90/board-members-committee-nominating.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58325437-90/board-members-committee-nominating.html.csp">Paul Rolly: School board criticism riles some Utah legislators</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL ROLLY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-25T01:01:04.089-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I struck a nerve last week when I wrote about some state school board members who meet by themselves, make decisions without the full board and create animosity within the Utah State Office of Education. The column talked about the governor-appointed committee that interviews state board candidates and, for each district, sends three names to the governor, who whittles those hopefuls down to two for the ballot. It noted that since voters slapped the Legislature in 2007 by repealing a voucher la...</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> 58325437@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 01:01:04 MDT Utah SWAT negotiating with man barricaded in house http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58326498-78/swat-hoyal-police-custody.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58326498-78/swat-hoyal-police-custody.html.csp">Utah SWAT negotiating with man barricaded in house</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry Stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T19:10:21.116-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 07:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man who barricaded himself in a Magna home is now in custody after a stand-off with SWAT team members Friday afternoon. The 30-year-old man has eight outstanding arrest warrants for misdemeanors and felonies stemming from drug and weapons possessions, obstructing justice and resisting arrest, said Unified Police Lt. Justin Hoyal. A police officer tried to arrest the man about 2:30 p.m. at his home at 2778 S. Cyprus Grove Circle; but the man raced into his house, leaving his 8-year-old son in...</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> 58326498@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:10:21 MDT Paul Rolly: Speaker Lockhart changing political alliances http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58323022-82/hughes-lockhart-board-dee.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58323022-82/hughes-lockhart-board-dee.html.csp">Paul Rolly: Speaker Lockhart changing political alliances</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL ROLLY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T18:29:08.467-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 06:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">They say politics makes for strange bedfellows. It also can generate coalitions from former enemy camps, depending on the needs of the players involved. Just two years ago, House Speaker Becky Lockhart, R-Provo, recruited a fellow Utah County legislator, Rep. Francis Gibson, to bump off one of the members of her leadership team, Rep. Greg Hughes, R-Draper, from his position as House Majority Whip. Lockhart campaigned hard for Gibson, R-Mapleton, who she believed would be a more loyal member of ...</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> 58323022@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:29:08 MDT Utah Sen. Mike Lee wants Congress to sign off on new federal rules http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58321945-90/congress-lee-federal-rules.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58321945-90/congress-lee-federal-rules.html.csp">Utah Sen. Mike Lee wants Congress to sign off on new federal rules</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matt Canham</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T21:27:52.926-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 09:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two conservative senators agreed on the disease, but not necessarily the remedy at a gathering focused on government regulations. Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, sponsored the event Thursday in Salt Lake City, where he equated the government to helicopter parents hovering unnecessarily over their children, and his solution is to require Congress to get more involved in the federal rule-making process that affects everything from health care to the type of light bulbs people can buy. Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Ok...</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> 58321945@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:27:52 MDT McCartney: For 3 Salvadoran teens, a flight from barbarism http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58321604-82/gang-salvadoran-sister-avoid.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58321604-82/gang-salvadoran-sister-avoid.html.csp">McCartney: For 3 Salvadoran teens, a flight from barbarism</a></h4>