MINUTES - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MINUTES News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Tour de France: Nibali set to win Tour, with two Frenchmen on podium http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58227772-77/france-stage-nibali-tour.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58227772-77/france-stage-nibali-tour.html.csp">Tour de France: Nibali set to win Tour, with two Frenchmen on podium</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jamey Keaten</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T23:29:11.567-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 11:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Perigueux, France • Finally cracking broad smiles after weeks of no-nonsense racing, Vincenzo Nibali confirmed he will win the Tour de France after another impressive ride in a dramatic penultimate stage on Saturday. Nibali all but ensured he will be crowned Tour champion for the first time thanks to winning the last mountain stage on Thursday. But a desire to leave nothing to chance, even with the biggest overall lead in 17 years, saw him push himself in the individual time trial for fourth pla...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582277722014-07-26T23:29:11.567-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-26T23:29:11.567-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58227772@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 23:29:11 MDT Tour de France: With Nibali in command, Tour is about 2nd place http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225708-77/tour-stage-behind-nibali.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225708-77/tour-stage-behind-nibali.html.csp">Tour de France: With Nibali in command, Tour is about 2nd place</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jamey Keaten</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T23:50:02.688-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 11:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bergerac, France • Ramunas Navardauskas gave Lithuania and his American team a stage victory Friday at the Tour de France. Now cycling’s great showcase is reduced to this — the race for second place behind Vincenzo Nibali. The Italian, who has all but won the yellow jersey, cruised to the finish in Stage 19 in the rain-splattered pack behind the Lithuanian’s breakaway. Only a mishap of the highest order during Saturday’s time trial would deny Nibali victory in Paris on Sunday. With cool and meth...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582257082014-07-25T23:50:02.688-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-25T23:50:02.688-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58225708@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 23:50:02 MDT Transcript shows concerns during Arizona execution http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58224023-68/execution-wood-judge-arizona.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58224023-68/execution-wood-judge-arizona.html.csp">Transcript shows concerns during Arizona execution</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T16:14:35.617-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 04:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Florence, Ariz. • U.S. District Judge Neil V. Wake was attending a ceremony for a judicial colleague when he received an urgent — and unusual — request: Lawyers for a condemned inmate wanted him to stop an execution that didn’t seem to be working. “He has been gasping, snorting, and unable to breathe and not dying,” lawyer Robin C. Konrad told the judge over the phone Wednesday, according to a transcript. “And we’re asking — our motion asks for you to issue an emergency stay and order the Depar...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582240232014-07-25T16:14:35.617-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-25T16:14:35.617-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58224023@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:14:35 MDT Arizona prolonged execution rekindles death penalty debate http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58220500-68/wood-execution-death-arizona.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58220500-68/wood-execution-death-arizona.html.csp">Arizona prolonged execution rekindles death penalty debate</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T11:05:24.97-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 11:05AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Florence, Ariz. • The nation’s third execution in six months to go awry rekindled the debate over the death penalty and handed potentially new evidence to those building a case against lethal injection as cruel and unusual punishment. Joseph Rudolph Wood took nearly two hours to die and gasped for about 90 minutes during his execution in Arizona on Wednesday. The execution took so long that his lawyers had time to file an emergency appeal while it was ongoing. The Arizona Supreme Court also call...</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> 58220500@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:05:24 MDT An explosion of wildflowers in Utah’s mountains http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207216-78/canyons-cottonwood-festival-walks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207216-78/canyons-cottonwood-festival-walks.html.csp">An explosion of wildflowers in Utah’s mountains</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By brett prettyman</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T09:14:35.377-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 09:14AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If you happen to miss the Pioneer Day fireworks on Thursday, don’t worry. There are plenty of colorful explosions going off in Utah’s high country as the wildflower season peaks this holiday weekend. And you won’t have to wait until dark. “The timing this year seems perfect,” said Jessie Walthers of the Cottonwood Canyons Foundation, which hosts the annual Wasatch Wildflower Festival in Big and Little Cottonwood canyons. “We have been out training and hiking for the festival and it seems like we...</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> 58207216@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:14:35 MDT Tour de France: Pyrenees please Nibali, Rogers in Stage 16 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58213204-77/stage-rogers-tour-france.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58213204-77/stage-rogers-tour-france.html.csp">Tour de France: Pyrenees please Nibali, Rogers in Stage 16</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jamey Keaten</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T23:13:52.199-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 11:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bagneres-de-Luchon, France • The Pyrenees on Tuesday lived up to their reputation for causing ups and downs at the Tour de France: A French rider climbed in the standings, an American went down, and an Australian rebounding from an ordeal of doping suspicions won Stage 16 in a downhill breakaway. Riding in his 10th Tour, three-time world champion Michael Rogers of Australia won his first Tour stage behind savvy racing, well-paced riding and the absence of his Tinkoff-Saxo Bank leader Alberto Con...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582132042014-07-22T23:13:52.199-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T23:13:52.199-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58213204@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:13:52 MDT Tour de France: Nibali welcomes new role as ‘flag-bearer’ of anti-doping http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58207988-77/nibali-doping-france-tour.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58207988-77/nibali-doping-france-tour.html.csp">Tour de France: Nibali welcomes new role as ‘flag-bearer’ of anti-doping</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jamey Keaton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T17:36:25.539-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Carcassonne, France • Barring a disaster for him on French roads from now until Sunday, the man who looks set to win the Tour de France says he understands that cycling is still paying for its longtime doping plague. Italy’s Vincenzo Nibali knows that more than many. Both of cycling’s other “Grand Tours” that he has already won were marred by doping cases. Last year’s Giro d’Italia was tarnished by three positive tests while in the 2010 Vuelta, Nibali’s runner-up, Ezequiel Mosquera, later tested...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582079882014-07-22T17:36:25.539-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T17:36:25.539-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58207988@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:36:25 MDT Wozniacki triumphs in Istanbul Cup final http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58204176-77/sunday-race-rain-wozniacki.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58204176-77/sunday-race-rain-wozniacki.html.csp">Wozniacki triumphs in Istanbul Cup final</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T17:36:11.471-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">TEnnis • Caroline Wozniacki overpowered second-seeded Roberta Vinci 6-1, 6-1 Sunday to win the Istanbul Cup final and clinch her first WTA title of the year and 22nd overall. Top-seeded Wozniacki needed only 67 minutes against the 24th-ranked Italian at the hard-court Koza World of Sport Complex. Wozniacki won 76 percent of points on her first serve — compared to just 43 percent for Vinci — and also saved all six break points against her. “I served well and pushed her around the court,” Wozniac...</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> 58204176@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:36:11 MDT Teacher essay: Having the time to show students you care http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58161674-78/students-teacher-teachers-art.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58161674-78/students-teacher-teachers-art.html.csp">Teacher essay: Having the time to show students you care</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Russ McKell</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Special to The Tribune </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T11:39:42.21-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 11:39AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Editor’s note: Russ McKell, a social studies teacher at Summit High School in Orem, was among 32 Utah educators who recently visited schools in Finland with Brigham Young University’s Center for the Study of Europe. Read the related story here. — In general, Finnish teachers are happy. They are professional. They are focused on students. And their classroom sizes are half the size of ours. In the small community of Siuntio, we toured an art classroom where art teacher Mari Sarviaho proudly s...</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> 58161674@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 11:39:42 MDT Movie review: ‘Girl on the Train’ a slow trip to nowhere http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58186257-223/train-girl-movie-review.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58186257-223/train-girl-movie-review.html.csp">Movie review: ‘Girl on the Train’ a slow trip to nowhere</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="2014-07-18T11:31:16.532-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 11:31AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The indie thriller “The Girl on the Train” is a mere 80 minutes, but so self-important and slow that it makes time move backward. Danny (“Lost’s” Henry Ian Cusick) is a documentarian who encounters a young beauty, Lexi (Nicki Aycox), on the train. He keeps watching the train to repeat the meeting, and soon Lexi has ensnared him in a “Double Indemnity”-like scenario to put the hurt on a shady lawyer (John L. Payne). Writer-director Larry Brand buries his noir plot under useless layers of flashba...</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> 58186257@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 11:31:16 MDT Recipe: Inauthentic, but fast and delicious kung pao pork http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58174736-223/pork-sauce-cook-kung.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58174736-223/pork-sauce-cook-kung.html.csp">Recipe: Inauthentic, but fast and delicious kung pao pork</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By J.M. HIRSCH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T13:21:21.267-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 01:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Let’s just get something out of the way right at the top. This is not an authentic kung pao recipe. If you are looking for an authentic kung pao recipe, just move along. If you are looking for a crazy delicious weeknight-friendly recipe for stir-fried pork that tastes very much like really good kung pao … and if you are looking for a quick and easy dinner your kids will love as they try to get back into their school routines … and if you really like recipes you can toss in to marinate in the mor...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581747362014-07-16T13:21:21.267-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-16T13:21:21.267-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58174736@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:21:21 MDT World Cup in Brazil was all about possibility, not probability http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsworldcup/58183920-233/cup-brazil-germany-soccer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsworldcup/58183920-233/cup-brazil-germany-soccer.html.csp">World Cup in Brazil was all about possibility, not probability</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="2014-07-15T17:05:00.622-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 05:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">&lt;freeform&gt; Now I can get back to work. Now we can all get back to work. It’s over. Those hypothetical, unrealistic scenario-filled moments caused in our brains throughout the last four years can be put down. At least momentarily. We need a break. There’s a reason why the World Cup occurs every four years. It’s draining and addicting; you hold out the hope that something spectacular or disastrous could happen whilst glued. Or both. &lt;b&gt;Mario Gotze&lt;/b&gt; provided a pinch of former...</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> 58183920@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:05:00 MDT Tour de France: Martin wins 9th stage, Gallopin takes lead http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58179370-77/gallopin-france-stage-martin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58179370-77/gallopin-france-stage-martin.html.csp">Tour de France: Martin wins 9th stage, Gallopin takes lead</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JEROME PUGMIRE </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-13T22:58:09.597-06:00">Updated Jul 13, 2014 10:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mulhouse, France • German rider Tony Martin showed he has climbing skills to go with his speed by easily winning the hilly ninth stage of the Tour de France on Sunday, while Frenchman Tony Gallopin took the yellow jersey from Vincenzo Nibali of Italy. The 29-year-old German, a three-time world time trial champion, broke away with specialist climber Alessandro De Marchi of Italy and won by nearly three minutes. “The objective was to win the stage. There was a chance to do it and I felt good, my l...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581793702014-07-13T22:58:09.597-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-13T22:58:09.597-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58179370@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Jul 2014 22:58:09 MDT Cycling: Blel Kadri wins 8th Tour stage in entree to Vosges http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58177946-77/stage-contador-kadri-nibali.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58177946-77/stage-contador-kadri-nibali.html.csp">Cycling: Blel Kadri wins 8th Tour stage in entree to Vosges</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JAMEY KEATEN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-12T23:18:23.338-06:00">Updated Jul 12, 2014 11:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gerardmer, France • In a solo breakaway, Blel Kadri gave France its first stage winner at this year’s Tour de France in the entree to the Vosges mountains on Saturday. Meanwhile, Vincent Nibali extended his lead over his biggest rivals except an important one: Two-time champion Alberto Contador, who sped ahead thinking he might win the stage and trying to test the response of the Italian in the yellow jersey. Contador dueled with Nibali to capture second place at the uphill finish of a rainy 100...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581779462014-07-12T23:18:23.338-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-12T23:18:23.338-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58177946@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Jul 2014 23:18:23 MDT Amazon asks FAA for permission to fly drones http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58173836-79/amazon-drones-faa-fly.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58173836-79/amazon-drones-faa-fly.html.csp">Amazon asks FAA for permission to fly drones</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T10:38:02.355-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 10:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Amazon is officially asking the Federal Aviation Administration for permission to use drones as part of its plan to deliver packages to customers in 30 minutes or less. The online retailer created a media frenzy in December when it outlined a plan on CBS’ “60 Minutes” to deliver packages with self-guided aircrafts that seemed straight out of science fiction. In a letter to the FAA dated Wednesday, Amazon said it is developing aerial vehicles as part of Amazon Prime Air. The aircraft c...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581738362014-07-11T10:38:02.355-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-11T10:38:02.355-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58173836@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 10:38:02 MDT Jazz Hoops: Gobert makes big impression at open scrimmage http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58172460-62/gobert-jazz-coming-edge.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58172460-62/gobert-jazz-coming-edge.html.csp">Jazz Hoops: Gobert makes big impression at open scrimmage</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="2014-07-10T22:59:02.008-06:00">Updated Jul 10, 2014 10:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It wasn't just the rebounding. It wasn't only the rim protection. Or the increased strength. There was a certain edge that Jazz second year big Rudy Gobert played with on Thursday night. Indeed, on the interior, Gobert dominated defensively in the open practice before nearly 10,000 fans. He was omnipresent in the lane. He gobbled up seemingly every rebound. He covered for the mistakes of his guards on the defensive end. He ran the floor. He impressed nearly everyone in attendance at EnergySolut...</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> 58172460@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Jul 2014 22:59:02 MDT Recipe: A summer primer to grilling backyard barbecue ribs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58147450-223/ribs-grill-meat-barbecue.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58147450-223/ribs-grill-meat-barbecue.html.csp">Recipe: A summer primer to grilling backyard barbecue ribs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ELIZABETH KARMEL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T21:42:02.656-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 09:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It was one of those culinary epiphanies. I realized you rarely get great barbecued ribs from a restaurant. They have to come from backyards. My rib-awakening came during the world’s largest barbecue contest, Memphis in May. All it took was that first bite of a grill-smoked rib for me to recognize the real deal. There is nothing like homemade ribs. The most popular ribs to cook are back ribs, but spareribs and St. Louis-style ribs are gaining traction, too. Back ribs are cut from high up on the r...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581474502014-07-08T21:42:02.656-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-08T21:42:02.656-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58147450@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 21:42:02 MDT Gold prices climb after release of Fed’s minutes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58166336-79/cents-gold-prices-fed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58166336-79/cents-gold-prices-fed.html.csp">Gold prices climb after release of Fed’s minutes</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">By The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-09T14:34:02.375-06:00">Updated Jul 9, 2014 02:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">BC-US--Commodities-Review, 1st Ld-Writethru,271 Gold prices climb after Federal Reserve minutes Eds: Updates throughout. By The Associated Press Gold prices climbed Wednesday amid expectations that the Federal Reserve will keep interest rates at record lows. Gold for August delivery rose $7.80 to settle at $1,324.30 an ounce on Wednesday. Silver for September rose 6 cents to $21.07 an ounce. In minutes from its June meeting released Wednesday, Fed officials agreed that the central bank will stop...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581663362014-07-09T14:34:02.375-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-09T14:34:02.375-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58166336@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Jul 2014 14:34:02 MDT Fed split on signals for first interest-rate increase http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58166364-79/fed-officials-billion-minutes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58166364-79/fed-officials-billion-minutes.html.csp">Fed split on signals for first interest-rate increase</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARTIN CRUTSINGER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-09T16:01:34.498-06:00">Updated Jul 9, 2014 04:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Federal Reserve officials are in broad agreement that they will likely announce an end to their monthly bond buying program in October, bringing to a close the third round of massive bond purchases the central bank has relied upon to boost economic growth following the Great Recession. Minutes of the Fed’s June 17-18 meeting released Wednesday showed officials were in basic agreement that the if the economy continues to improve, the final reduction in bond purchases would total a cu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581663642014-07-09T16:01:34.498-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-09T16:01:34.498-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58166364@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Jul 2014 16:01:34 MDT Black Widow loses women’s hot dog eating contest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58149356-223/hot-dogs-buns-dog.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58149356-223/hot-dogs-buns-dog.html.csp">Black Widow loses women’s hot dog eating contest</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JULIE WALKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-04T10:28:07.266-06:00">Updated Jul 4, 2014 10:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The Black Widow has been outeaten. Two-time defending champion Sonya Thomas lost her hot dog eating title Friday to 28-year-old Miki Sudo of Las Vegas, who wolfed down 34 franks and buns in 10 minutes to win the women’s division of the annual Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island. The 47-year-old Thomas, a native of South Korea who now lives in Alexandria, Virginia, was only able to devour 27 3/4 hot dogs and buns. She scarfed down a record 45 dogs and ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581493562014-07-04T10:28:07.266-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-04T10:28:07.266-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58149356@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Jul 2014 10:28:07 MDT