MORGAN - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MORGAN News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Morgan Stanley’s income rose 18 percent http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57831744-79/morgan-stanley-billion-income.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57831744-79/morgan-stanley-billion-income.html.csp">Morgan Stanley’s income rose 18 percent</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T14:20:56.242-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 02:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Investment bank Morgan Stanley said Thursday that its first-quarter income rose 18 percent from a year ago, helped by higher earnings in its trading and merger and acquisitions advisory businesses. THE RESULTS: Morgan Stanley earned $1.39 billion, up from $1.18 billion in the same period a year ago. The figures exclude accounting adjustments related to the value of the bank’s debt. The earnings were equivalent to 68 cents per share. That easily beat the 61 cents per share analysts wer...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578317442014-04-17T14:20:56.242-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-17T14:20:56.242-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57831744@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:20:56 MDT Prep notes: Two more boys’ basketball coaches hang ’em up http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57747196-190/basketball-coaches-west-wiscombe.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57747196-190/basketball-coaches-west-wiscombe.html.csp">Prep notes: Two more boys’ basketball coaches hang ’em up</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bubba Brown</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-29T23:44:33.609-06:00">Updated Mar 29, 2014 11:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two more boys’ basketball coaches — with well over half a century of combined experience — are calling it quits. Highland coach Keith West and Morgan coach Jim Wiscombe announced their retirements this week, adding to the previously announced retirements of two other longtime coaches, Davis’ Jay Welk and Riverton’s Steve Galley. West, who spent the last 14 years of his 37-year coaching career at Highland, admitted he’d seen retirement coming for the last few years. After choosing not to step dow...</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> 57747196@www.sltrib.com Sat, 29 Mar 2014 23:44:33 MDT College basketball: Kentucky took the hard way to verge of Final Four http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57747993-77/final-michigan-kentucky-calipari.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57747993-77/final-michigan-kentucky-calipari.html.csp">College basketball: Kentucky took the hard way to verge of Final Four</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By EDDIE PELLS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-29T23:44:33.258-06:00">Updated Mar 29, 2014 11:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Indianapolis • If the crew of growing-on-the-job freshmen at Kentucky find themselves in Dallas next week, nobody can tell them they didn’t take the toughest path possible. Their journey through the ups-and-downs of college basketball has been rough. And their road to the Final Four this year has looked, well, very much like the actual Final Four last year. Last week, the eighth-seeded Wildcats (27-10) knocked off previously undefeated Wichita State. On Friday, they took down defending national ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577479932014-03-29T23:44:33.258-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-29T23:44:33.258-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57747993@www.sltrib.com Sat, 29 Mar 2014 23:44:33 MDT Rare honor: Female BYU prof to run Mormon institute http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/57725508-180/lds-byu-church-institute.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/57725508-180/lds-byu-church-institute.html.csp">Rare honor: Female BYU prof to run Mormon institute</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-25T11:46:52.257-06:00">Updated Mar 25, 2014 11:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The LDS Church has named Barbara Morgan to head its LDS Institute of Religion in Cambridge, Mass. Women rarely oversee Mormon institutes of religion, and Morgan’s selection is believed to be highest-profile appointment to such a job for an LDS woman . Morgan will take a year leave of absence from her position in the religion department at Brigham Young University before taking over in September in Massachusetts, according to a statement on BYU’s Religious Studies Facebook page. “She will be te...</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> 57725508@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Mar 2014 11:46:52 MDT Morgan fire causes $1 million in damage http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57718278-78/amp-fire-rich-morgan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57718278-78/amp-fire-rich-morgan.html.csp">Morgan fire causes $1 million in damage</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jim Dalrymple II</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-23T21:01:36.245-06:00">Updated Mar 23, 2014 09:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A fire that erupted Saturday afternoon in Morgan destroyed a building, several trucks and other equipment. Reports of a fire at 800 E. 100 South came in at 4:44 p.m., according to Morgan Fire Chief Dave Rich. When crews arrived, they found flames pouring out of a metal building that served both a Polaris recreational vehicle dealership as well as a construction company. Rich said firefighters had to fall back within five minutes. It took crews another hour and a half to knock the fire “down w...</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> 57718278@www.sltrib.com Sun, 23 Mar 2014 21:01:36 MDT Morgan County teens recovering after ATV rollover http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57688276-78/atv-girl-county-hospital.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57688276-78/atv-girl-county-hospital.html.csp">Morgan County teens recovering after ATV rollover</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-15T20:54:02.169-06:00">Updated Mar 15, 2014 08:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The two teenagers who were flown to the hospital after an ATV rollover seem to be recovering. A 13-year-old boy and 14-year-old girl were flown to Primary Children’s Hospital after their ATV rolled Friday afternoon in the Morgan County township of Enterprise. The boy had suffered severe head injuries and the girl was seriously hurt. By Saturday evening, the girl was reportedly doing well and the boy, after having undergone surgery, had regained consciousness and was “doing better than they had e...</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> 57688276@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 20:54:02 MDT Four teens hurt, one critically, in Morgan County ATV rollover http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57684544-78/atv-county-hospital-injuries.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57684544-78/atv-county-hospital-injuries.html.csp">Four teens hurt, one critically, in Morgan County ATV rollover</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-14T22:28:45.41-06:00">Updated Mar 14, 2014 10:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Four teenagers went to the hospital Friday after they were thrown from an all-terrain vehicle. About 5:38 p.m., the four friends were riding the ATV in a neighborhood of Enterprise, a township in Morgan County, when they took a turn and lost control of the ATV, said Morgan County sheriff’s Sgt. Scott Peay. They were not wearing helmets, Peay said. A 13-year-old boy suffered severe head injuries and was flown in critical condition to Primary Children’s Medical Center in Salt Lake City. A 14-year-...</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> 57684544@www.sltrib.com Fri, 14 Mar 2014 22:28:45 MDT Utah 3A girls’ basketball: Desert Hills beats Morgan 57-43 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57619092-190/morgan-desert-hills-thunder.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57619092-190/morgan-desert-hills-thunder.html.csp">Utah 3A girls’ basketball: Desert Hills beats Morgan 57-43</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Wharton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-01T22:08:40.155-06:00">Updated Mar 1, 2014 10:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cedar City • A school in the desert of St. George might be expected to know about droughts and know how to celebrate when one finally ends. And that’s what happened Saturday night at the Southern Utah University Centrum when Desert Hills finally won an elusive Class 3A girls basketball championship after finishing second the last two years. In beating Morgan 57-43, the Thunder basically turned the tables on the ball-hawking Trojans. Morgan is known for raising havoc with its full-court press and...</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> 57619092@www.sltrib.com Sat, 01 Mar 2014 22:08:40 MDT Utah 3A boys’ basketball: Morgan beats Cedar 59-45 for second straight title http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57619121-190/morgan-cedar-team-win.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57619121-190/morgan-cedar-team-win.html.csp">Utah 3A boys’ basketball: Morgan beats Cedar 59-45 for second straight title</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Wharton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-01T22:08:40.17-06:00">Updated Mar 1, 2014 10:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cedar City • In an era in which basketball teams seem to need one or two stars to be taken seriously, consider the boys team from Morgan High as a throwback. This is an unselfish team with many interchangeable parts. Each player seems to know his role. If one has an off night, two others seem ready to take up any slack. The Trojans seem to take the “Band of Brothers” motto they wear on their warmups seriously. “We’ve been best friends forever,” said Morgan center Bridger Streadbeck. “We all trus...</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> 57619121@www.sltrib.com Sat, 01 Mar 2014 22:08:40 MDT 3A boys’ basketball: Cedar City, Morgan to play for title http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57616121-190/cedar-game-nielson-canyon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57616121-190/cedar-game-nielson-canyon.html.csp">3A boys’ basketball: Cedar City, Morgan to play for title</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Wharton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-28T23:24:45.838-06:00">Updated Feb 28, 2014 11:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cedar City • Perhaps it the law of averages finally caught up with Snow Canyon. After beating Cedar City by three and two points during the regular season, the Region Nine champions finally lost a close one. Cedar City, the Region Nine fourth place team, used sterling fourth quarter and overtime performances from guard Kordan Nielson and 6-foot-8 center Dustin Staggs to shock Snow Canyon 63-51 in the nearly full SUU Centrum. The victory gave the hometown crew the right to play Saturday at 7:30 ...</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> 57616121@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Feb 2014 23:24:45 MDT 3A girls’ basketball: Morgan, Desert Hills to play for title http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57615504-190/team-embed-hills-iframe.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57615504-190/team-embed-hills-iframe.html.csp">3A girls’ basketball: Morgan, Desert Hills to play for title</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Wharton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-28T23:24:57.296-06:00">Updated Feb 28, 2014 11:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cedar City • In the pressure of a high school basketball season, sometimes a team forgets the importance of just having fun. When the Morgan girls’ team began having fun Friday night in the SUU Centrum, they found the key to earning a 58-48 victory over plucky underdog North Sanpete and a chance to play Desert Hills for the Class 3A girls’ basketball title Saturday at 5 p.m. “We were just not having fun,” said the Trojans’ Breanna Hurlbut about her team struggling to pull ahead of the Hawks in t...</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> 57615504@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Feb 2014 23:24:57 MDT Boys’ basketball: Wasatch Academy’s rise ignites critics http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57602943-190/academy-wasatch-tigers-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57602943-190/academy-wasatch-tigers-utah.html.csp">Boys’ basketball: Wasatch Academy’s rise ignites critics</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bubba Brown</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-26T21:47:21.27-06:00">Updated Feb 26, 2014 09:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mount Pleasant Wasatch Academy star guard Koby McEwen lounges on a leather couch in the orange-walled coach’s office tucked in the boys’ locker room. The sound of basketballs echo through the walls. A year in which Class 2A Wasatch Academy, a private preparatory boarding school of just 340 students, has ascended to the heights of the Utah basketball world — regularly beating opponents by 40 or 50 points — is winding to a close. McEwen takes a moment and a breath and considers the legacy the Ti...</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> 57602943@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Feb 2014 21:47:21 MDT Whooping cough outbreak hits northern Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57614212-78/cough-weber-whooping-disease.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57614212-78/cough-weber-whooping-disease.html.csp">Whooping cough outbreak hits northern Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kirsten stewart</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-01T07:48:58.828-06:00">Updated Mar 1, 2014 07:48AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Whooping cough is making a return with an outbreak in northern Utah. Weber-Morgan Health Department officials are working with parents and teachers to contain the contagious bacterial disease, also known as pertussis, which is circulating in several schools in Weber County. One infant has been hospitalized and five others are experiencing symptoms. The number of individuals involved in the investigation has risen to more than 30, including family members and students who attend Wahlquist Junior...</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> 57614212@www.sltrib.com Sat, 01 Mar 2014 07:48:58 MDT In California, ‘lifers’ are leaving winning parole at record pace http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57596324-68/board-parole-brown-lifers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57596324-68/board-parole-brown-lifers.html.csp">In California, ‘lifers’ are leaving winning parole at record pace</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL ELIAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-25T15:29:55.167-06:00">Updated Feb 25, 2014 03:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Francisco • For decades, California’s criminal justice policies ensured that murderers and others sentenced to life, with the possibility of parole, could expect to die in prison. And most of the time, they did. Since Gov. Jerry Brown assumed office in January 2011, a record number of inmates with life sentences are winning parole. Brown has allowed the release of nearly 1,400 lifers, while going along with the parole board about 82 percent of the time. Brown’s predecessor, Arnold Schwarzene...</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> 57596324@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Feb 2014 15:29:55 MDT CNN says ‘Piers Morgan Live’ is ending http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57590985-223/morgan-cnn-channel-embed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57590985-223/morgan-cnn-channel-embed.html.csp">CNN says ‘Piers Morgan Live’ is ending</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LYNN ELBER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Television Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-24T15:37:50.042-06:00">Updated Feb 24, 2014 03:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • CNN’s prime-time talk show “Piers Morgan Live” is coming to an end, the news channel said Sunday. Morgan, who succeeded Larry King in the 9 p.m. EST time slot three years ago, was drawing lackluster ratings. In contrast, King had a 25-year run on CNN. The airdate for Morgan’s last show has yet to be determined, CNN said in a statement. Morgan is a former U.K. tabloid editor who reinvented himself as a TV personality with stints as a judge on “Britain’s Got Talent” and its U.S. spin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-575909852014-02-24T15:37:50.042-06:00" id="#license-2014-02-24T15:37:50.042-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57590985@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Feb 2014 15:37:50 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: Piers Morgan signing off soon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57591216-66/morgan-box-com-herz.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57591216-66/morgan-box-com-herz.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: Piers Morgan signing off soon</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="2014-02-25T09:43:09.375-06:00">Updated Feb 25, 2014 09:43AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s being talked about today in pop culture: • CNN will be bringing Piers Morgan’s show to an end soon, Morgan and the network have confirmed. Somewhere, Jay Leno waits for his phone to ring. [The New York Times] • “The LEGO Movie” knocked over “Pompeii” and “3 Days to Kill” to take the top spot at the box office for the third week in a row. [Box Office Mojo] • Concert pianist Alice Herz-Sommer, believed to be the oldest living survivor of the Holocaust, has died at the age of 110. Her...</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> 57591216@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Feb 2014 09:43:09 MDT