POUNDS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/POUNDS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah football notes: Jackson Barton thinks he’ll redshirt http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58313316-89/tackle-defensive-shepard-barton.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58313316-89/tackle-defensive-shepard-barton.html.csp">Utah football notes: Jackson Barton thinks he’ll redshirt</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Kyle GooN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T21:52:45.94-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 09:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">This time last year, Jackson Barton was gearing up for a senior season in which he’d help lead Brighton to the 5A state championship game. Now he’s a true freshman tackle in the Pac-12, and it speaks volumes that the following may come as a surprise to some of you: He might not play this season. Barton was in the mix to start at right tackle heading into the final scrimmage in camp, but Monday’s depth chart shows sophomore J.J. Dielman No. 1 and sophomore Sam Tevi (until very recently, a defensi...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58313316@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 21:52:45 MDT Alabama hunters haul in 1,000-pound alligator http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58308839-68/alabama-alligator-1000-gator.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58308839-68/alabama-alligator-1000-gator.html.csp">Alabama hunters haul in 1,000-pound alligator</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T09:16:47.729-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 09:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Camden, Ala. • A group of Alabama hunters is celebrating the catch of a lifetime: A 15-foot-long alligator weighing more than 1,000 pounds. Al.com (http://bit.ly/1p5ycbg ) reports the monster gator was pulled from the water in south Alabama early Saturday during the state’s alligator hunting season. Alabama Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries biologists were able to measure the gator at 15 feet, but weighing it posed a challenge. The first attempt completely destroyed a winch assembly used to hois...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583088392014-08-18T09:16:47.729-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-18T09:16:47.729-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58308839@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:16:47 MDT Study traces dinosaur evolution into early birds http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58247067-68/birds-lee-million-evolution.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58247067-68/birds-lee-million-evolution.html.csp">Study traces dinosaur evolution into early birds</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SETH BORENSTEIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T13:47:18.377-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 01:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Scientists have mapped how a group of fearsome, massive dinosaurs evolved and shrank to the likes of robins and hummingbirds. Comparing fossils of 120 different species and 1,500 skeletal features, especially thigh bones, researchers constructed a detailed family tree for the class of two-legged meat-eaters called theropods. That suborder of dinos survives to this day as birds, however unrecognizable and improbable it sounds. The steady downsizing and elegant evolution of the therop...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582470672014-07-31T13:47:18.377-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-31T13:47:18.377-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58247067@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:47:18 MDT British drug maker cuts earnings expectations http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58215086-79/earnings-billion-pounds-quarter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58215086-79/earnings-billion-pounds-quarter.html.csp">British drug maker cuts earnings expectations</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T09:10:01.939-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 09:10AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • Drug maker GlaxoSmithKline has cut its full-year earnings expectations as it says its second-quarter profits were hit by currency moves and a fall in sales of its respiratory drugs. The company said Wednesday it expects 2014 earnings per share to be broadly similar to last year. It had previously forecast growth of between 4 and 8 percent. GSK said second-quarter revenue fell 16 percent to 5.6 billion pounds ($9.5 billion) from 6.6 billion pounds in the same quarter in the previous year...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582150862014-07-23T09:10:01.939-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-23T09:10:01.939-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58215086@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:10:01 MDT Traffic stop leads to major Spanish Fork drug bust http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58186143-78/fork-police-spanish-suspect.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58186143-78/fork-police-spanish-suspect.html.csp">Traffic stop leads to major Spanish Fork drug bust</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="2014-07-15T21:25:50.462-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 09:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Spanish Fork traffic stop led police to three arrests and seizure of a large cache of marijuana and other drugs from both a suspect’s car and home. Spanish Fork police Lt. Matt Johnson said a male suspect’s car was pulled over about 5:30 p.m. Monday, and a subsequent search turned up 60 pounds of packaged marijuana. That prompted police to obtain a search warrant for the suspect’s residence in southwest Spanish Fork. At the home, police seized another 26 pounds of marijuana, along with drug p...</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> 58186143@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 21:25:50 MDT