PHOENIX - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PHOENIX News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Tuesday’s sports TV/radio programming http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58184071-77/espn-league-baseball-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58184071-77/espn-league-baseball-game.html.csp">Tuesday’s sports TV/radio programming</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T22:57:25.046-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 10:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Television — Major League Baseball • All-Star Game, 5:30 p.m., Ch. 13 WNBA • Los Angeles at Indiana, 6 p.m., ESPN2 • Washington at Phoenix, 8 p.m., ESPN2 Radio — Major League Baseball • All-Star Game, 6 p.m., 700 AM NBA • Summer League, Utah vs. Denver, 8:30 p.m., 97.5 FM, 1280 AM, 960 AM The Big Show • Hosted by Tribune columnist Gordon Monson, 3-6 p.m., 1280 AM, 960 AM, 97.5 FM</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58184071@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 22:57:25 MDT University of Phoenix faces financial aid review http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58183943-79/education-review-department-phoenix.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58183943-79/education-review-department-phoenix.html.csp">University of Phoenix faces financial aid review</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T17:00:33.404-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 05:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Apollo Education Group said the U.S. Department of Education will review the administration of federal student financial aid programs by its University of Phoenix subsidiary. The for-profit education company said Monday that the government review, which is scheduled to start Aug. 4, will initially cover the 2012-13 and 2013-14 years. The review will also cover the University of Phoenix’s compliance with laws governing campus security and crime statistics and drug policy. The universit...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581839432014-07-14T17:00:33.404-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-14T17:00:33.404-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58183943@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 17:00:33 MDT Letter: There is reason for hope at VA http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58146297-82/hope-veterans-care-director.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58146297-82/hope-veterans-care-director.html.csp">Letter: There is reason for hope at VA</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T17:31:01.535-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 05:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">With all the tar-and-feathering of the Veterans Administration, there are individual facilities that do decently serve veterans. Given that the VA is a huge government bureaucracy that is underfunded and understaffed, some facilities are unfortunately abysmal (St. Louis, West Los Angeles and Phoenix come to mind). However, my experience with the George E. Wahlen Salt Lake Veterans Affairs Medical Center has been extremely positive. As a Vietnam veteran, the SLC VA is my primary health care prov...</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> 58146297@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 17:31:01 MDT Police: Priest killed with gun owned by colleague http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58073840-68/police-walker-moran-priest.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58073840-68/police-walker-moran-priest.html.csp">Police: Priest killed with gun owned by colleague</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brian Skoloff</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-16T17:41:47.45-06:00">Updated Jun 16, 2014 05:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Phoenix • A homeless ex-convict with a history of violence and drug abuse was arrested Monday on suspicion of killing a clergyman with a handgun that had been retrieved by another priest after he was hit with an iron rod at a Phoenix church, police said. Police say the Rev. Joseph Terra went to investigate noises in a church courtyard and was attacked by 54-year-old Gary Michael Moran with the piece of metal before the priest fled and got a .357-caliber gun from his bedroom. Moran wrestled the w...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580738402014-06-16T17:41:47.45-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-16T17:41:47.45-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58073840@www.sltrib.com Mon, 16 Jun 2014 17:41:47 MDT Police: Priests attacked at Phoenix church, 1 dies http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58060128-68/church-martos-police-phoenix.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58060128-68/church-martos-police-phoenix.html.csp">Police: Priests attacked at Phoenix church, 1 dies</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-12T17:47:25.686-06:00">Updated Jun 12, 2014 05:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Phoenix • One priest was shot and killed and another was wounded in an attack at a Catholic church in downtown Phoenix, police said. Sgt. Steve Martos said police received a call about a burglary at the Mother of Mercy Mission near the state Capitol shortly after 9 p.m. Wednesday. Responding officers found two priests badly injured. According to Martos, one of the priests had been shot and died at the hospital. The other priest is hospitalized in critical condition with unspecified injuries, he ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580601282014-06-12T17:47:25.686-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-12T17:47:25.686-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58060128@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Jun 2014 17:47:25 MDT Warnings on ‘gaming’ patient waits go back years http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58011979-68/veterans-care-committee-congress.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58011979-68/veterans-care-committee-congress.html.csp">Warnings on ‘gaming’ patient waits go back years</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEVIN FREKING</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-31T16:10:26.754-06:00">Updated May 31, 2014 04:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The report this week confirming that 1,700 veterans were “at risk of being lost or forgotten” at a Phoenix hospital was hardly the first independent review that documented long wait times for some patients seeking health care from the Department of Veterans Affairs and inaccurate records that understated the depth of the problem. Eleven years ago, a task force established by President George W. Bush determined that at least 236,000 veterans were waiting six months or more for a firs...</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> 58011979@www.sltrib.com Sat, 31 May 2014 16:10:26 MDT Report: 1,700 vets left off VA hospital wait list http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58002435-68/care-phoenix-veterans-report.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58002435-68/care-phoenix-veterans-report.html.csp">Report: 1,700 vets left off VA hospital wait list</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRIAN SKOLOFF and MATTHEW DALY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-29T10:17:07.739-06:00">Updated May 29, 2014 10:17AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Phoenix • Navy veteran Ken Senft turned to the Department of Veterans Affairs for medical care in 2011 after his private insurance grew too costly. It could have been a fatal mistake, he now says. A few years ago, the 65-year-old had a lesion on his head. He went to a VA clinic near his home outside Phoenix, but he said the doctor told him it could be two years before he might get an appointment with a dermatologist. So he paid out of pocket to see a private physician. Turns out, he had cancer. ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580024352014-05-29T10:17:07.739-06:00" id="#license-2014-05-29T10:17:07.739-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58002435@www.sltrib.com Thu, 29 May 2014 10:17:07 MDT Report: Problems at V.A. hospitals nationwide http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58000282-68/veterans-care-report-shinseki.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58000282-68/veterans-care-report-shinseki.html.csp">Report: Problems at V.A. hospitals nationwide</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MATTHEW DALY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and DONNA CASSATA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-28T21:48:41.593-06:00">Updated May 28, 2014 09:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • An independent review of Veterans Administration health centers has determined that government officials falsified records to hide the amount of time former service members have had to wait for medical appointments, calling a crisis that arose in one hospital in Phoenix a “systemic problem nationwide.” The Inspector General’s report, a 35-page interim document, prompted new calls for V.A. Secretary Eric Shinseki, a former general and Vietnam veteran, to resign a post he’s held sinc...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580002822014-05-28T21:48:41.593-06:00" id="#license-2014-05-28T21:48:41.593-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58000282@www.sltrib.com Wed, 28 May 2014 21:48:41 MDT