MINUTES - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MINUTES News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) China data drags on Asian stocks, but Europe gains http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58321723-79/percent-fed-china-manufacturing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58321723-79/percent-fed-china-manufacturing.html.csp">China data drags on Asian stocks, but Europe gains</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By YOUKYUNG LEE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T10:18:02.345-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 10:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seoul, South Korea • Asian stocks were dampened by a weak China manufacturing survey on Thursday, but European markets rose and Wall Street was expected to open higher. KEEPING SCORE: Britain’s FTSE 100 added 0.2 percent to 6,771.21 and Germany’s DAX gained 0.5 percent to 9,357.45. France’s CAC 40 was up 0.7 percent to 4,269.64. Futures markets augured more gains on Wall Street — S&P 500 futures rose 0.1 percent and Dow Jones futures added 0.2 percent. SOFT SURVEYS: A survey showed China’s vast ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583217232014-08-21T10:18:02.345-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-21T10:18:02.345-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58321723@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:18:02 MDT Some Fed officials want to slow economic help soon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58318526-79/fed-rate-minutes-officials.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58318526-79/fed-rate-minutes-officials.html.csp">Some Fed officials want to slow economic help soon</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="2014-08-20T15:16:02.465-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 03:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Some Federal Reserve officials think the U.S. economy is improving fast enough that the Fed will need to act sooner than previously thought to slow the extraordinary support it’s been providing through ultra-low interest rates. Minutes of the Fed’s discussion at its July 29-30 meeting released Wednesday show that some officials thought the Fed would need “to call for a relatively prompt move” to reduce the stimulus it has supplied since the financial crisis erupted in 2008. Otherwis...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583185262014-08-20T15:16:02.465-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-20T15:16:02.465-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58318526@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:16:02 MDT U.S. stocks quiet ahead of Fed minutes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58316940-79/company-percent-fed-minutes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58316940-79/company-percent-fed-minutes.html.csp">U.S. stocks quiet ahead of Fed minutes</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEN SWEET</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T07:37:51.271-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 07:37AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • U.S. stocks were slightly higher Wednesday in midday trading as investors waited for minutes from the Federal Reserve’s latest policy meeting. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average was up 29 points, or 0.1 percent, to 16,940 as of 10:23 a.m. Mountain time. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index was up a point, or 0.1 percent, to 1,983 and the Nasdaq composite was flat at 4,527. RATE INCREASES: Many analysts predict the Fed will start raising its key interest rate sometime in 2015. ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583169402014-08-21T07:37:51.271-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-21T07:37:51.271-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58316940@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:37:51 MDT Sugar House Streetcar drawing business, not riders http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58289003-90/streetcar-says-minutes-bus.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58289003-90/streetcar-says-minutes-bus.html.csp">Sugar House Streetcar drawing business, not riders</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T17:38:06.867-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 05:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The new Sugar House Streetcar is only slightly faster than a nearby parallel bus route, and even pedestrians can sometimes outrace it. Far fewer people than expected are riding the fresh two-mile line that cost $37 million to build. But Salt Lake City and Utah Transit Authority officials still view the streetcar as a success and well worth the price for one main reason: It delivers economic development up and down the line. “The amount of community investment that has occurred will make this st...</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> 58289003@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 17:38:06 MDT Real Salt Lake: RSL salvages tie with Tijuana http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58289991-77/gil-rsl-cassar-tijuana.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58289991-77/gil-rsl-cassar-tijuana.html.csp">Real Salt Lake: RSL salvages tie with Tijuana</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T07:59:06.68-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 07:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • The rain, at times, was unrelenting, slicing down in sheets. Random bolts of lightning flashed across every corner of Rio Tinto Stadium every now and again. Thunder shook the grounds of the stadium as an August storm sat and stalked what transpired under the lights Tuesday evening in Sandy. Real Salt Lake’s 90 minutes against Club Tijuana was an adventure, one that ended in a 1-1 draw. But international friendlies are often awkward outings as two unfamiliar sides attempt to crack each ot...</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> 58289991@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 07:59:06 MDT Recipes: Holding on to tomato season with a spicy-sweet jam and more http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58251182-223/cheese-tomato-tomatoes-calories.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58251182-223/cheese-tomato-tomatoes-calories.html.csp">Recipes: Holding on to tomato season with a spicy-sweet jam and more</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALISON LADMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T20:56:02.231-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 08:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Slice ‘em and salt ‘em. That’s really all a seasonally delicious tomato needs. Though if you really want to gussy it up, you could add a bit of pepper, a splash of olive oil, maybe a sprinkle of balsamic vinegar. Just enough of each to highlight the sweetly acidic flavor of the juicy tomato flesh. Still, summer tends to bring an abundance of tomatoes, and after a while we find ourselves hankering for something with a little more oomph. And a salad just isn’t cutting it. So we couldn’t help bu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582511822014-08-12T20:56:02.231-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T20:56:02.231-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58251182@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 20:56:02 MDT Recipe: Corn adds sunny side to dinner omelet with salmon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58279075-223/corn-omelet-zucchini-lemon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58279075-223/corn-omelet-zucchini-lemon.html.csp">Recipe: Corn adds sunny side to dinner omelet with salmon</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SARA MOULTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T20:56:02.593-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 08:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For the first couple weeks of corn season, my family is content to eat plain old corn on the cob day after day. And why not? It’s perfect as is. But even perfection gets boring after a while, which is why I tend to fancy up our corn-centric preparations as we get deeper into the season. In this case, I dreamed up a large, family-style, open-faced dinner omelet. I was inspired by my own dear son, Sam, who likes to toss leftover corn into his morning omelet. Before diving into the recipe, let’s sp...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582790752014-08-12T20:56:02.593-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T20:56:02.593-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58279075@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 20:56:02 MDT RSL’s Javier Morales nursing hip injury after win over D.C. United http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58281518-77/morales-rsl-injury-united.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58281518-77/morales-rsl-injury-united.html.csp">RSL’s Javier Morales nursing hip injury after win over D.C. United</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Aaron Falk </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T17:49:18.842-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 05:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Javier Morales stopped near midfield late in Saturday night’s win over D.C. United, put his hand up and asked to be taken off the field. When play continued, Morales eventually plopped down on the grass and waited, before finally walking to the bench in noticeable pain. It was perhaps the worst scene of the night for RSL, who dismantled United 3-0, moving to the top of the Western Conference standings and securing the league’s all-time shutout record for goalkeeper Nick Rimando. After the game, ...</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> 58281518@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:49:18 MDT MLS: FC Dallas beats Rapids 3-1 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58280312-77/minute-dallas-toronto-columbus.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58280312-77/minute-dallas-toronto-columbus.html.csp">MLS: FC Dallas beats Rapids 3-1</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-09T23:31:03.68-06:00">Updated Aug 9, 2014 11:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Frisco, Texas • Matt Hedges scored nine minutes into the game and FC Dallas extended its unbeaten streak to eight games with a 3-1 victory over the Colorado Rapids on Saturday night. Hedges converted a rebound of goalkeeper Clint Irwin’s initial save on Walker Zimmerman’s header. Two minutes later, Rapids defender Marvell Wynne was called for a penalty in the box, and Michel beat Irwin to the right corner for a 2-0 lead. Dallas (10-7-6) added to the lead in the 55th minute. A long cross for a he...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582803122014-08-09T23:31:03.68-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-09T23:31:03.68-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58280312@www.sltrib.com Sat, 09 Aug 2014 23:31:03 MDT 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