PENALTIES - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PENALTIES News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) U.S., E.U. levy sanctions on Russia despite cease-fire http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58410656-68/russia-sanctions-oil-exxon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58410656-68/russia-sanctions-oil-exxon.html.csp">U.S., E.U. levy sanctions on Russia despite cease-fire</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-13T20:42:01.896-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 08:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Unsatisfied with a fragile cease-fire in Ukraine, the United States and the European Union levied new sanctions Friday against major Russian banks and defense companies, as well as penalties aimed at curtailing Russia’s ability to develop oil and gas projects. But the restrictions on Russia’s energy sector were carefully crafted to avoid impacting the country’s current production of oil and gas, a move that would raise global energy prices at time of weak economic growth. Russia is...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584106562014-09-13T20:42:01.896-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-13T20:42:01.896-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58410656@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 20:42:01 MDT US, EU levy sanctions on Russia despite cease-fire http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58409600-68/russia-sanctions-oil-exxon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58409600-68/russia-sanctions-oil-exxon.html.csp">US, EU levy sanctions on Russia despite cease-fire</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JULIE PACE and JONATHAN FAHEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-13T20:40:27.363-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 08:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Unsatisfied with a fragile cease-fire in Ukraine, the United States and the European Union levied new sanctions Friday against major Russian banks and defense companies, as well as penalties aimed at curtailing Russia’s ability to develop oil and gas projects. But the restrictions on Russia’s energy sector were carefully crafted to avoid impacting the country’s current production of oil and gas, a move that would raise global energy prices at time of weak economic growth. Russia is ...</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> 58409600@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 20:40:27 MDT US sanctions target key Russia economic sectors http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58406357-68/russia-russian-sanctions-companies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58406357-68/russia-russian-sanctions-companies.html.csp">US sanctions target key Russia economic sectors</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JULIE PACE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T09:23:02.043-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 09:23AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The United States hit Russia Friday with a new round of economic sanctions, levying penalties on Russia’s largest bank and expanding financing restrictions on major energy and defense companies. The sanctions were imposed in coordination with the European Union, which unveiled its own package of penalties hours earlier. Officials said the parallel penalties are aimed at punishing Russia for deepening its provocations in Ukraine, including sending forces and weaponry across the borde...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584063572014-09-12T09:23:02.043-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-12T09:23:02.043-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58406357@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:23:02 MDT EU unlikely to sanction Russia’s big sport events http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58368644-79/russia-cup-events-nations.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58368644-79/russia-cup-events-nations.html.csp">EU unlikely to sanction Russia’s big sport events</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RAF CASERT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T09:17:01.902-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 09:17AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Brussels • European Union nations are rejecting for now the idea of sanctioning Russia’s high-profile sports events, such as its hosting of the 2018 World Cup, as part of a new round of penalties on the country. Diplomats from three member states said Wednesday that while the 28-nation group is considering sports sanctions against Russia for its involvement in Ukraine, it is unrealistic to think they will target big events. They said ambassadors would more likely seek a deepening of current sanc...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583686442014-09-03T09:17:01.902-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-03T09:17:01.902-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58368644@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 09:17:01 MDT BYU should be close to full strength against Texas http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58366201-65/mendenhall-howell-game-really.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58366201-65/mendenhall-howell-game-really.html.csp">BYU should be close to full strength against Texas</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="2014-09-02T18:29:02.545-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 06:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ok, time to wrap up BYU’s last two media availability sessions, which probably set a record for least time between interview opportunities in school history. I should have taken a sleeping bag and spent the night at the football offices lobby. Monday, coach Bronco Mendenhall spoke to reporters for about nine minutes — the only time Mendenhall will talk to the local media at large all week — and most of the discussion was on news earlier Monday that Texas would be without starting quarterback Dav...</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> 58366201@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:29:02 MDT BYU Football: Penalties hold back Cougar offense http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58353235-77/byu-penalties-cougars-mendenhall.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58353235-77/byu-penalties-cougars-mendenhall.html.csp">BYU Football: Penalties hold back Cougar offense</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jay Drew</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T23:39:13.894-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 11:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">East Hartford, Conn. ­• Summing up Friday’s 35-10 win over UConn at Rentschler Field, BYU receiver Mitch Mathews said if the Cougars had cut down on the penalties and turnovers, they probably would have scored every time. But that was a big if, it turns out. The Cougars committed 15 penalties for 150 yards — including 11 for 95 in an ugly, flag-filled first half that seemed to last forever. They also fumbled the ball away twice and missed a 33-yard field goal. In other words, there’s plenty to 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> 58353235@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:39:13 MDT U.S., Europe impose tough new sanctions on Russia http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58238452-68/russia-obama-sanctions-russian.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58238452-68/russia-obama-sanctions-russian.html.csp">U.S., Europe impose tough new sanctions on Russia</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JULIE PACE </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T17:38:42.577-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 05:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Spurred to action by the downing of the Malaysian airliner, the European Union approved dramatically tougher economic sanctions Tuesday against Russia, including an arms embargo and restrictions on state-owned banks. President Barack Obama swiftly followed with an expansion of U.S. penalties targeting key sectors of the Russian economy. The coordinated sanctions were aimed at increasing pressure on Russian President Vladimir Putin to end his country’s support for separatists in eas...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582384522014-07-29T17:38:42.577-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-29T17:38:42.577-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58238452@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:38:42 MDT