NORMAL - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/NORMAL News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) DVD review: ‘The Normal Heart’ will tear at yours http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58323082-223/heart-normal-gay-becomes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58323082-223/heart-normal-gay-becomes.html.csp">DVD review: ‘The Normal Heart’ will tear at yours</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott D. Pierce</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T01:01:05.029-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Grade • A DVD •The Normal Heart” is a stunning play-turned-stunning TV movie that’s about the early days of the AIDS crisis — and yet it’s so much more. Directed and produced by Ryan Murphy (“Glee,” “American Horror Story”), “The Normal Heart” is Larry Kramer’s adaptation of his autobiographical, Tony-winning play. Mark Ruffalo stars as Ned Weeks, a gay man at the center of the narrative. He becomes increasingly confrontational as it becomes clear something terrible is happening and it’s bei...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58323082@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 01:01:05 MDT Why the Emmy Awards don’t play well on TV http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58318632-223/win-comedy-hbo-awards.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58318632-223/win-comedy-hbo-awards.html.csp">Why the Emmy Awards don’t play well on TV</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott d. Pierce</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T17:36:19.295-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Do you care who wins the outstanding writing for a miniseries, movie or a dramatic special at the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on Monday? If you do, chances are you’re related to one of the nominees. That’s one of many categories few probably care about — one of 26 categories stuffed into a three-hour telecast. When you figure in all the commercials and promos, that’s one award every 4 minutes and 50 seconds. When you factor in host Seth Meyers’ opening monologue, the taped bits, the attemp...</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> 58318632@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:36:19 MDT Here’s the gist of the letters from people facing eviction in Short Creek http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspolygblog/58276787-191/letters-letter-font-wyler.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspolygblog/58276787-191/letters-letter-font-wyler.html.csp">Here’s the gist of the letters from people facing eviction in Short Creek</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-08T16:39:02.655-06:00">Updated Aug 8, 2014 04:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The people facing eviction in Hildale, Utah, and Colorado City, Ariz., having been writing letters asking to remain in their homes, and they have received replies. First, let’s discuss the reply. Attorneys for the United Effort Plan have been sending a boilerplate letter explaining the minimum requirements of staying in a trust home in two towns, collectively known as Short Creek — $100 a month plus pay the property taxes. The letter also reminds people they have had plenty of notice over the y...</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> 58276787@www.sltrib.com Fri, 08 Aug 2014 16:39:02 MDT Utah supports booting the polygamous town cops, too http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspolygblog/58227715-191/marshals-reyes-utah-font.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspolygblog/58227715-191/marshals-reyes-utah-font.html.csp">Utah supports booting the polygamous town cops, too</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T17:52:18.73-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 05:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes has filed a one-paragraph letter concurring with his counterpart in Arizona — the marshals in Hildale, Utah, and Colorado City, Ariz., have to go. Reyes’ letter was filed with a federal lawsuit in Phoenix aimed at ending discrimination in the two towns. It’s long been alleged the marshals are just arms of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. For years, Utah has shown an aversion to booting the entire police force in the two towns, mos...</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> 58227715@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 17:52:18 MDT Utah’s water year: Some improvement statewide over 2013, but south drier http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58146112-78/percent-utah-normal-river.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58146112-78/percent-utah-normal-river.html.csp">Utah’s water year: Some improvement statewide over 2013, but south drier</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T22:01:47.724-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 10:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The latest Utah Climate and Water Report confirms what any denizen of southern Utah’s high desert and redrocks could tell you: It’s hotter than hell and drier than the heart of a haystack out there. Looking back over June, the July edition of Natural Resources Conservation Service study shows that the Southwestern Utah Basin in particular was parched. Nary a drop of rain fell there, capping the October-June “water year” total at just 56 percent of normal. No rain means that the soil moisture fo...</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> 58146112@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 22:01:47 MDT Big sale of property scheduled in polygamous Utah, Arizona towns http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspolygblog/58114783-191/font-wisan-list-auction.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspolygblog/58114783-191/font-wisan-list-auction.html.csp">Big sale of property scheduled in polygamous Utah, Arizona towns</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-26T07:46:34.107-06:00">Updated Jun 26, 2014 07:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bruce Wisan, the fiduciary of the United Effort Plan, is going to need to learn how to talk like an auctioneer. Wisan plans to auction a slew of properties in Hildale, Utah, and Colorado City, Ariz., in July. The holdings include a rock quarry and the north parking lot of the LSJ meetinghouse, where members of the United Order continue to meet. The list of properties is embedded at the left or, if you’re reading this on The Tribune’s mobile edition, click here to go to the list. The proceeds ...</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> 58114783@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Jun 2014 07:46:34 MDT