MEXICO - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MEXICO News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Migration spotlights Mexican ‘coyote’ smugglers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58206230-68/border-business-mexican-smugglers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58206230-68/border-business-mexican-smugglers.html.csp">Migration spotlights Mexican ‘coyote’ smugglers</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By E. EDUARDO CASTILLO and CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T08:55:02.024-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 08:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tecun Uman, Guatemala • The man-in-the-know nursed a late-morning beer at a bar near the Suchiate River that separates Guatemala from Mexico, and answered a question about his human smuggling business with a question: “Do you think a coyote is going to say he’s a coyote?” Dressed as a migrant in shorts and sandals but speaking like an entrepreneur, he then described shipments of tens of thousands of dollars in human cargo from the slums of Honduras and highlands of Guatemala to cities across the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582062302014-07-21T08:55:02.024-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-21T08:55:02.024-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58206230@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 08:55:02 MDT Medical helicopter crashes in New Mexico; 3 dead http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58195431-68/helicopter-medical-crash-area.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58195431-68/helicopter-medical-crash-area.html.csp">Medical helicopter crashes in New Mexico; 3 dead</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T14:50:55.211-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 02:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Newkirk, N.M. • A medical helicopter flying to pick up a patient crashed into the side of a New Mexico hilltop early Thursday, bursting into flames and killing all three crew members on board, authorities said. The helicopter was flying from Christus St. Vincent Regional Medical Center in Santa Fe to Tucumcari when it disappeared from radar at 2:48 a.m. It went down near Newkirk along Interstate 40 about 135 miles east of Albuquerque and about 30 miles from Tucumcari. Ranch workers found the wre...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581954312014-07-17T14:50:55.211-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T14:50:55.211-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58195431@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:50:55 MDT Brewery boom marks bright spot in N.M. economy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58184055-78/mexico-state-brewery-brewing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58184055-78/mexico-state-brewery-brewing.html.csp">Brewery boom marks bright spot in N.M. economy</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T22:30:01.877-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 10:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Albuquerque, N.M. • That frosty tide of smooth, golden brown craft beer has finally come in, and it’s helping to quench this drought-stricken state’s thirst for jobs and economic development. Dozens of microbreweries and taprooms have popped up around New Mexico in recent years, the state’s universities and colleges are developing fermentation science programs and other classes aimed at the brewing industry, and local brew masters are bringing home some of the most coveted international accolade...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581840552014-07-14T22:30:01.877-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-14T22:30:01.877-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58184055@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 22:30:01 MDT Lane: Fix immigration law to end influx of minors http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58169106-82/central-immigration-states-united.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58169106-82/central-immigration-states-united.html.csp">Lane: Fix immigration law to end influx of minors</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Charles Lane</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-10T07:01:13.087-06:00">Updated Jul 10, 2014 07:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Congress likes to put fancy titles on its legislative handiwork, but they should probably just call everything the Law of Unintended Consequences, especially immigration bills. The 1965 Cuban Adjustment Act gave all people fleeing that Communist island the right to legal residence once they reach U.S. soil. Over time, this evolved into the “wet foot, dry foot” policy, whereby the U.S. government could exclude a Cuban rafter caught in the surf off Key West ­— but not after he had touched the beac...</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> 58169106@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Jul 2014 07:01:13 MDT America Movil to break up ahead of antitrust laws http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58166697-79/america-movil-mexico-company.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58166697-79/america-movil-mexico-company.html.csp">America Movil to break up ahead of antitrust laws</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Patricia Laya</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-09T15:56:02.389-06:00">Updated Jul 9, 2014 03:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mexico City - Billionaire Carlos Slim is bowing to imminent antitrust legislation by planning a breakup of America Movil’s phone operations in Mexico rather than risk profit-crushing restrictions if his company did nothing to curb its dominance. America Movil, the Americas’ largest operator with 272 million wireless subscribers, decided to divest some assets to an independent company, reducing its market share in Mexican landlines and mobile phones to below 50 percent to appease regulators, Amer...</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> 58166697@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Jul 2014 15:56:02 MDT Virgin Galactic partners with New Mexico hotel http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58157224-79/hotel-galactic-virgin-cruces.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58157224-79/hotel-galactic-virgin-cruces.html.csp">Virgin Galactic partners with New Mexico hotel</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JERI CLAUSING</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T12:05:02.293-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 12:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Albuquerque • Virgin Galactic appears to be getting closer to reaching its long-delayed goal of launching tourists into space. The company said Monday it has selected Hotel Encantado de Las Cruces as the preferred hotel for its elite roster of passengers, who will pay $200,000 a person to make the flights from Spaceport America. The hotel says it will add some high-end suites and services to accommodate the space travelers. It also is working on upgrades that should boost it from a three to a Fo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581572242014-07-07T12:05:02.293-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-07T12:05:02.293-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58157224@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 12:05:02 MDT Mexico overhauling telecom to compete with Slim http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58157068-79/mexico-televisa-bill-america.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58157068-79/mexico-televisa-bill-america.html.csp">Mexico overhauling telecom to compete with Slim</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Patricia Laya</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T11:25:19.893-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 11:25AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mexico City - An overhaul of Mexico’s telecommunications industry is one step closer to becoming law and may force billionaire Carlos Slim’s America Movil to break up or face penalties for dominating the phone business. Mexico’s lower house is set to debate the bill that was passed by the Senate over the weekend after more than six months of delays and legal challenges. An extraordinary session to discuss and approve the bill will be requested today, and the law could be passed as early as Tuesd...</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> 58157068@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 11:25:19 MDT World Cup: Netherlands expect more of the same from Costa Rica http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58150333-77/gaal-van-costa-rica.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58150333-77/gaal-van-costa-rica.html.csp">World Cup: Netherlands expect more of the same from Costa Rica</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MIKE CORDER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-04T23:21:49.775-06:00">Updated Jul 4, 2014 11:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salvador, Brazil • Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal expects Costa Rica to play a similar brand of attacking football as Chile and Mexico used in their unsuccessful attempts to derail the Dutch World Cup campaign. He expects the same result, too. Van Gaal wasn’t giving away tactics Friday on the eve of his team’s quarterfinal clash with the World Cup’s biggest surprise package at Salvador’s Arena Fonte Nova. But he is unlikely to change a formula that defeated Chile and Mexico — defending solidly...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581503332014-07-04T23:21:49.775-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-04T23:21:49.775-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58150333@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Jul 2014 23:21:49 MDT Obama under pressure to visit U.S.-Mexico border http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58147875-68/obama-border-immigration-america.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58147875-68/obama-border-immigration-america.html.csp">Obama under pressure to visit U.S.-Mexico border</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T20:06:33.174-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 08:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • President Barack Obama is facing mounting calls from Republicans to take a firsthand look at an immigration emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border. But that could put him in an awkward spot, appearing alongside what he has called a “humanitarian crisis” sparked by the flood of tens of thousands of unaccompanied children from Central America. The White House says Obama currently has no plans to visit the border when he travels to Texas next week. Administration officials say Republicans...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581478752014-07-03T20:06:33.174-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-03T20:06:33.174-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58147875@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 20:06:33 MDT Germany’s BMW to invest $1 billion in Mexico plant http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58147301-79/bmw-mexico-billion-factory.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58147301-79/bmw-mexico-billion-factory.html.csp">Germany’s BMW to invest $1 billion in Mexico plant</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By E. EDUARDO CASTILLO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T15:04:02.149-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 03:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mexico City • Germany’s BMW announced Thursday it will spend $1 billion to build a new luxury car factory in northern Mexico that will start production in 2019 as part of an effort to expand the company’s presence in the United States. BMW board member Harald Kruger said the plant in the northern state of San Luis Potosi will have the capacity to make 150,000 cars a year while employing 1,500 people. He made the announcement in Mexico City, accompanied by President Enrique Pena Nieto. Kruger sai...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581473012014-07-03T15:04:02.149-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-03T15:04:02.149-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58147301@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 15:04:02 MDT US-born banda singers find success in Mexico, US http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58144216-68/mexico-music-banda-ortiz.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58144216-68/mexico-music-banda-ortiz.html.csp">US-born banda singers find success in Mexico, US</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T21:19:16.187-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 09:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mexico City • Banda music is the soundtrack of modern Mexico, with its thumping polka beat and trumpets blasting everywhere from rural fairs to working-class Mexico City weddings. And it is increasingly made in the U.S.A. Once the equivalent of country music, with lyrics about rural life sung by men from Mexico’s western badlands, it is more and more being produced in the suburbs of Phoenix and Los Angeles, and sung by Mexican-Americans who grew up speaking English and listening to rock and rap...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581442162014-07-02T21:19:16.187-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-02T21:19:16.187-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58144216@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 21:19:16 MDT Ex-New Mexico governor named pot company CEO http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58139603-79/marijuana-company-johnson-governor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58139603-79/marijuana-company-johnson-governor.html.csp">Ex-New Mexico governor named pot company CEO</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RUSSELL CONTRERAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-01T17:47:02.446-06:00">Updated Jul 1, 2014 05:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Albuquerque, N.M. • A Nevada-based startup that plans on selling medical and recreational marijuana products named former New Mexico governor and U.S. Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson as its CEO and president, the company announced Tuesday. The announcement came as Cannabis Sativa Inc. said it had acquired marijuana research business Kush as the company officials work to navigate changing state laws on marijuana and potential challenges from the federal government, which still vie...</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> 58139603@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Jul 2014 17:47:02 MDT Crews continued progress against Arizona wildfire http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58139577-68/fire-arizona-crews-blaze.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58139577-68/fire-arizona-crews-blaze.html.csp">Crews continued progress against Arizona wildfire</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-01T17:36:02.682-06:00">Updated Jul 1, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Vernon, Ariz. • Crews battling a wildfire in eastern Arizona’s White Mountains continued making headway with successful burnout operations to rob the nearly 9-square-mile blaze of brittle brush that could feed the flames in the moisture-sapped state. Firefighters were taking advantage of winds from the northwest for the burnout operations within the containment lines on the western flank of the San Juan Fire. In nearby New Mexico, a smoky wildfire got five times bigger Monday as both states cop...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581395772014-07-01T17:36:02.682-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-01T17:36:02.682-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58139577@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Jul 2014 17:36:02 MDT World Cup: Huntelaar’s late penalty gives Dutch 2-1 win http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58130623-77/penalty-cup-mexico-dutch.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58130623-77/penalty-cup-mexico-dutch.html.csp">World Cup: Huntelaar’s late penalty gives Dutch 2-1 win</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MIKE CORDER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-29T23:05:03.194-06:00">Updated Jun 29, 2014 11:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fortaleza, Brazil • The Dutch were worried about the oppressive heat at Arena Castelao, and they left it with the stifling hot conditions to thank for a spot in the World Cup quarterfinals. An inspired tactical change during the second of two official stoppages led to a late goal from Netherlands forward Wesley Sneijder and an injury-time penalty from Klaas Jan Huntelaar in a dramatic 2-1 victory over Mexico on Sunday. “I moved to ‘Plan B’ at the cooling break,” said Netherlands coach Louis van...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581306232014-06-29T23:05:03.194-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-29T23:05:03.194-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58130623@www.sltrib.com Sun, 29 Jun 2014 23:05:03 MDT No fear for Mexico vs. Netherlands http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58127762-77/mexico-herrera-brazil-cup.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58127762-77/mexico-herrera-brazil-cup.html.csp">No fear for Mexico vs. Netherlands</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DEREK GATOPOULOS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-28T23:29:18.289-06:00">Updated Jun 28, 2014 11:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fortaleza, Brazil • Mexico coach Miguel Herrera will make one change to his starting lineup to face the Netherlands in the World Cup second round — and says his team is “ready to make history” on Sunday. Versatile midfielder Carlos Salcido will replace suspended Jose Juan Vazquez in Fortaleza, Herrera said on Saturday, while Manchester United forward Javier Hernandez is set to keep his role as a second-half substitute. Herrera believes his side can end Mexico’s dismal run of five consecutive fai...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581277622014-06-28T23:29:18.289-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-28T23:29:18.289-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58127762@www.sltrib.com Sat, 28 Jun 2014 23:29:18 MDT Team of the World Cup after the group stage http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58123982-77/brazil-cup-goals-tournament.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58123982-77/brazil-cup-goals-tournament.html.csp">Team of the World Cup after the group stage</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE DOUGLAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-27T23:33:30.905-06:00">Updated Jun 27, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Brasilia, Brazil • Imagine having World Cup standouts Lionel Messi, Neymar, James Rodriguez and Arjen Robben all in the same team. After two weeks and 48 group-stage games in what is widely considered the best World Cup in a generation, there are already some players who have shone above the rest. Below is a composite team of the tournament so far, in the heavily favored 4-3-3 formation, selected by writers covering the World Cup for The Associated Press • GOALKEEPER • Guillermo Ochoa, Mexico...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581239822014-06-27T23:33:30.905-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-27T23:33:30.905-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58123982@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 23:33:30 MDT Mexico factory to build Mercedes and Infiniti cars http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58124432-79/companies-cars-daimler-nissan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58124432-79/companies-cars-daimler-nissan.html.csp">Mexico factory to build Mercedes and Infiniti cars</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JACK EWING</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> New York Times News Service</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-27T15:50:02.009-06:00">Updated Jun 27, 2014 03:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Frankfurt — Daimler and Renault-Nissan significantly expanded their automaking alliance Friday, saying they would jointly build a production facility in Mexico to produce a new generation of compact Mercedes and Infiniti cars. The companies said they would invest about $1.4 billion in a plant in Aguascalientes, Mexico, about 300 miles north of Mexico City, where Nissan already has a major production operation. While the vehicles produced at the 50-50 joint venture will carry different brand name...</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> 58124432@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 15:50:02 MDT Woman drowned at Lake Powell identified http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58113094-78/lake-drowned-hammitt-identified.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58113094-78/lake-drowned-hammitt-identified.html.csp">Woman drowned at Lake Powell identified</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-26T10:11:53.182-06:00">Updated Jun 26, 2014 10:11AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A New Mexico woman who apparently drowned at Lake Powell over the weekend has been identified. The body of 41-year old Pamela Hammitt, from Gallup, New Mexico, was recovered on Monday near Lone Rock Beach following a two-day search, according to Glen Canyon National Recreation Area officials. Hammitt was reported missing on Saturday afternoon.</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> 58113094@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Jun 2014 10:11:53 MDT Brazil’s World Cup fever shutting down businesses http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58105208-79/brazil-cup-mexico-chile.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58105208-79/brazil-cup-mexico-chile.html.csp">Brazil’s World Cup fever shutting down businesses</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JENNY BARCHFIELD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-23T16:59:03.063-06:00">Updated Jun 23, 2014 04:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rio de Janeiro • Lucky students in Chile went home early, many Brazilian offices and stores went dark, and across the megalopolis of Mexico City traffic was as calm as midnight. With three Latin American countries playing for their World Cup futures Monday, fans across the region succumbed to soccer fever, slowing regular business to a crawl. Brazilians, who already are used to generous time off for Carnival celebrations and Catholic observances, have enjoyed even more holidays during the monthl...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581052082014-06-23T16:59:03.063-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-23T16:59:03.063-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58105208@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Jun 2014 16:59:03 MDT Mexico beats Croatia 3-1, advances in World Cup http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58105144-77/mexico-brazil-group-croatia.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58105144-77/mexico-brazil-group-croatia.html.csp">Mexico beats Croatia 3-1, advances in World Cup</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-23T22:45:06.918-06:00">Updated Jun 23, 2014 10:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Recife, Brazil • One of the first things Miguel Herrera did when he became Mexico’s fourth coach in a year was call Rafael Marquez and ask the 35-year-old defender known as “the boss” to return to the national side as captain. On Monday, the world saw why. Marquez’s pivotal goal from a header in the 72nd minute ignited a scoring burst, and Mexico surged into the World Cup’s knockout stage for a sixth straight time with a 3-1 triumph over Croatia. “I did not hesitate one minute after my talk with...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581051442014-06-23T22:45:06.918-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-23T22:45:06.918-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58105144@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Jun 2014 22:45:06 MDT