PRESIDENT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PRESIDENT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) LDS leader, Obama meet to push for immigration reform http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57822496-90/church-citizenship-common-immigrants.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57822496-90/church-citizenship-common-immigrants.html.csp">LDS leader, Obama meet to push for immigration reform</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Thomas Burr</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T20:40:58.084-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 08:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A top LDS Church official joined fellow faith leaders to meet with President Barack Obama on Tuesday, urging action on immigration reform that has so far stalled in Congress. Dieter F. Uchtdorf, second counselor to Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints President Thomas S. Monson, said outside the White House that he’s hopeful for a break in the partisan logjam preventing meaningful reform. “There are many programs and actions that the president or the administration is standin...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57822496@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:40:58 MDT News roundup: Josh Romney: Hey, Harry Reid, my dad pays taxes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/57826169-64/trib-taxes-romney-josh.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/57826169-64/trib-taxes-romney-josh.html.csp">News roundup: Josh Romney: Hey, Harry Reid, my dad pays taxes</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="2014-04-16T07:30:05.701-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 07:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Josh Romney: Hey, Harry Reid, my dad pays taxes. Herbert: The White House likes my health care plan. Rep. Stewart ahead in money race. Happy Wednesday. During the 2012 campaign, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid took to the Senate floor to claim that Mitt Romney had paid zero taxes for several years and that's why he wouldn't release his tax returns. Well, Romney's son Josh -- who lives in Utah -- wanted to tweak Reid a bit yesterday and tweeted out a picture of his dad waiting in line at ...</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> 57826169@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:30:05 MDT Immigration activists warn Obama, Dems to limit deportations http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57824025-68/obama-activists-immigration-deportations.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57824025-68/obama-activists-immigration-deportations.html.csp">Immigration activists warn Obama, Dems to limit deportations</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ERICA WERNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T20:44:25.224-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 08:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Latinos and immigration activists are warning of political peril for President Barack Obama and Democrats in the fall election unless the president acts boldly and soon to curb deportations and allow more immigrants to remain legally in the U.S. Many activists say Obama has been slow to grasp the emotions building within the Latino community as deportations near the 2 million mark for his administration and hopes for immigration legislation fade. With House Republicans unlikely to ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578240252014-04-15T20:44:25.224-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-15T20:44:25.224-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57824025@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:44:25 MDT Obama accuses Putin of interfering in Ukraine http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57819786-68/russian-putin-ukraine-obama.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57819786-68/russian-putin-ukraine-obama.html.csp">Obama accuses Putin of interfering in Ukraine</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PETER BAKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The New York Times</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T21:34:01.785-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 09:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • President Barack Obama warned President Vladimir Putin of Russia on Monday against further disruption of eastern Ukraine even as the United States and Europe prepared to expand sanctions against leading Russian figures in the next few days. After a weekend of meetings, the White House was working on a list of new targets who would be barred from traveling to the United States or whose assets here would be frozen, officials said. Among them is Igor Sechin, a longtime Putin ally 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> 57819786@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 21:34:01 MDT News roundup: Colorado debuts pot vending machine http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/57816771-64/trib-dnews-president-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/57816771-64/trib-dnews-president-utah.html.csp">News roundup: Colorado debuts pot vending machine</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="2014-04-14T07:22:50.581-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 07:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Colorado to debut pot vending machine. Gay marriage hearing comes on mixed-race wedding anniversary. The Utah docs who make over $1 million from Medicare. Happy Monday. Colorado was the first state to allow recreational marijuana use and now will be the first state to debut a pot vending machine. The Zazz dispenser will have multiple cameras and include a scanner to ensure the purchaser is of age, the owners say. [UPI] Topping the news: The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals heard Utah's defens...</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> 57816771@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 07:22:50 MDT Abortion in cases of rape: New rifts in old debate http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57812180-68/abortion-rape-national-women.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57812180-68/abortion-rape-national-women.html.csp">Abortion in cases of rape: New rifts in old debate</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID CRARY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP National Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-12T19:55:16.327-06:00">Updated Apr 12, 2014 07:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Poll after poll over many years have shown that Americans overwhelmingly support legal access to abortion for women impregnated by rape. Yet the issue remains divisive, as demonstrated by two current rifts — one involving U.S. aid policy overseas, the other highlighting strategy differences within the U.S. anti-abortion movement. The National Right to Life Committee recently voted to cut ties with one of its most zealous state affiliates, Georgia Right to Life. The move, which angered...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578121802014-04-12T19:55:16.327-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-12T19:55:16.327-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57812180@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Apr 2014 19:55:16 MDT Capehart: LBJ’s legacy for gay rights http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57811291-82/rights-lgbt-americans-civil.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57811291-82/rights-lgbt-americans-civil.html.csp">Capehart: LBJ’s legacy for gay rights</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jonathan Capehart</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-13T01:01:02.97-06:00">Updated Apr 13, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In his speech Thursday commemorating the passage of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, President Barack Obama talked about the enduring power of one of President Lyndon Johnson’s signature accomplishments. “Because of the civil rights movement, because of the laws President Johnson signed, new doors of opportunity and education swung open for everybody, not all at once, but they swung open. Not just blacks and whites, but also women and Latinos and Asians and Native Americans and gay Americans and Ameri...</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> 57811291@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Apr 2014 01:01:02 MDT New ‘face,’ but some old problems for ‘Obamacare’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57809365-200/health-care-obama-law.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57809365-200/health-care-obama-law.html.csp">New ‘face,’ but some old problems for ‘Obamacare’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T21:05:45.298-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 09:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Abruptly on the spot as the new face of “Obamacare,” Sylvia Mathews Burwell faces steep challenges, both logistical and political. Burwell, until now White House budget director, was named by President Barack Obama on Friday to replace Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, who oversaw the messy rollout of the health care overhaul. Now the new secretary must keep the complex program running smoothly and somehow help restore a cooperative dialogue with Republicans who...</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> 57809365@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 21:05:45 MDT Op-ed: Congress must act to keep Utah’s exports moving http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57802526-82/trade-utah-exports-congress.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57802526-82/trade-utah-exports-congress.html.csp">Op-ed: Congress must act to keep Utah’s exports moving</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Derek Monson</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T18:18:01.98-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 06:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Quick, name the biggest drivers of Utah’s economic growth. Did you guess exports? Probably not. But it’s right up there. Utah’s exports have nearly tripled in just five years, climbing from $6.8 billion in 2007 to $19.3 billion in 2012. Indeed, exports now support more than one in five Utah jobs. As welcome as this growth is, it’s not guaranteed to continue. In fact, Utah’s exports dipped last year. And they’re at risk of further declines if Congress fails to restore the president’s authority to...</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> 57802526@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 18:18:01 MDT Obama announces Sebelius resignation, successor http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57806830-68/sebelius-obama-burwell-health.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57806830-68/sebelius-obama-burwell-health.html.csp">Obama announces Sebelius resignation, successor</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JULIE PACE</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and RICARDO</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">ALONSO-ZALDIVAR</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T21:03:53.446-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 09:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • President Barack Obama praised outgoing Health and Human Secretary Kathleen Sebelius for helping to steer his health care law’s comeback after a rocky rollout, even as he nominated a successor aimed at helping the White House move past the political damage. “Under Kathleen’s leadership, her team at HHS turned the corner, got it fixed, got the job done,” Obama said in a Rose Garden ceremony Friday morning. “And the final score speaks for itself.” About 7.5 million people have signed...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578068302014-04-11T21:03:53.446-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-11T21:03:53.446-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57806830@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 21:03:53 MDT Obama marks 50th anniversary of Civil Rights Act http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57803972-68/obama-president-rights-johnson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57803972-68/obama-president-rights-johnson.html.csp">Obama marks 50th anniversary of Civil Rights Act</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH LEDERMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T19:45:37.537-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 07:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Austin, Texas • A half-century after the passage of sweeping civil rights legislation, President Barack Obama declared that he had “lived out the promise” envisioned by Lyndon B. Johnson, the president who championed the push for greater racial equality. Marking the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act, which Johnson signed into law, Obama lauded his Democratic predecessor’s ability to grasp like few others the power of government to bring about change and swing open the doors of opportunit...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578039722014-04-10T19:45:37.537-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-10T19:45:37.537-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57803972@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 19:45:37 MDT Sebelius resigns as health and human services secretary http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57804276-68/sebelius-health-obama-insurance.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57804276-68/sebelius-health-obama-insurance.html.csp">Sebelius resigns as health and human services secretary</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael D. Shear</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The New York Times</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T20:18:55.858-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 08:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington - Kathleen Sebelius, the health and human services secretary, is resigning, ending a stormy five-year tenure marred by the disastrous rollout of President Barack Obama’s signature legislative achievement, the Affordable Care Act. Obama accepted Sebelius’ resignation this week, and Friday morning he will nominate Sylvia Mathews Burwell, the director of the Office of Management and Budget, to replace her, officials said. The departure comes as the Obama administration tries to move bey...</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> 57804276@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 20:18:55 MDT Leavitt named a Giant In Our City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57796576-90/leavitt-chamber-former-giant.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57796576-90/leavitt-chamber-former-giant.html.csp">Leavitt named a Giant In Our City</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-09T15:00:53.434-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 03:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Salt Lake Chamber will honor former Gov. Mike Leavitt on Thursday, naming him the 2014 Giant In Our City. The business group created the award in 1970 and it normally goes to chief executives, though the Chamber did bestow it on Gov. Calvin Rampton in 1992. Other past recipients include former LDS President Gordon B. Hinckley, industrialist Jon M. Huntsman and Mitt Romney, who was honored for his work on the 2002 Winter Olympic Games. Leavitt, a three-term governor, left office in 2003 to be...</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> 57796576@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 15:00:53 MDT Reflecting on progress, Obama honors civil rights http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57801844-68/obama-johnson-rights-civil.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57801844-68/obama-johnson-rights-civil.html.csp">Reflecting on progress, Obama honors civil rights</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH LEDERMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T17:23:47.476-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 05:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Houston • Barack Obama was 2 years old when Lyndon Baines Johnson sat in the East Room of the White House with Martin Luther King Jr. and signed the Civil Rights Act, putting an end to an America where schools, restaurants and water fountains were divided by race. Half a century later, the first black man to become president is commemorating what’s been accomplished in his lifetime and recommitting the nation to fighting deep inequalities that remain. Obama takes the podium on Thursday afternoon...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578018442014-04-10T17:23:47.476-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-10T17:23:47.476-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57801844@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 17:23:47 MDT ‘We somehow bear what seems unbearable’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57798998-68/obama-soldiers-fort-hood.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57798998-68/obama-soldiers-fort-hood.html.csp">‘We somehow bear what seems unbearable’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH LEDERMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-09T21:29:11.154-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 09:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">FORT HOOD, Texas • President Barack Obama returned to the grieving Army post Wednesday where he first took on the job as the nation’s comforter five years ago, mourning with families and uniformed comrades of those killed during last week’s Fort Hood shooting spree. “We somehow bear what seems unbearable,” he declared. It was yet another sad observance for a president who has had to deliver words of consolation across the country many times. At Fort Hood, the ceremony was made more poignant as ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577989982014-04-09T21:29:11.154-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-09T21:29:11.154-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57798998@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 21:29:11 MDT University of Utah weighing changes to ‘discriminatory’ fight song http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57790457-78/song-utah-fight-students.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57790457-78/song-utah-fight-students.html.csp">University of Utah weighing changes to ‘discriminatory’ fight song</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lindsay Whitehurst</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-09T12:43:51.792-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 12:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">University of Utah student leaders are ready to reopen the discussion on revising the school’s fight song, “Utah Man.” “I know people really love that song, and many would oppose changes. I definitely want and support a dialogue about why students feel the way they feel and why some changes would be good for this campus,” said sponsor Sam Ortiz, president of the Associated Students of the University of Utah (ASUU). “The idea that man means both female and male is a little antiquated,” Ortiz sa...</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> 57790457@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 12:43:51 MDT Obama imposes policies on federal contractors http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57782954-68/federal-obama-contractors-executive.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57782954-68/federal-obama-contractors-executive.html.csp">Obama imposes policies on federal contractors</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM KUHNHENN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-06T22:06:02.07-06:00">Updated Apr 6, 2014 10:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Lacking congressional support to raise wages or end gender pay disparities, President Barack Obama is again imposing his policies on federal contractors, in keeping with presidents’ tradition of exerting their powers on a fraction of the economy they directly control. Obama will sign an executive order Tuesday barring federal contractors from retaliating against employees who discuss their pay with each other. The order is similar to language in a Senate bill aimed at closing a pay...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577829542014-04-06T22:06:02.07-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-06T22:06:02.07-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57782954@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Apr 2014 22:06:02 MDT Pro-Russians storm into Ukraine buildings http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57782792-68/ukraine-russian-donetsk-russia.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57782792-68/ukraine-russian-donetsk-russia.html.csp">Pro-Russians storm into Ukraine buildings</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PETER LEONARD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-06T22:03:01.775-06:00">Updated Apr 6, 2014 10:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kiev, Ukraine • Crowds of pro-Russian demonstrators stormed government buildings Sunday in several major cities in eastern Ukraine, where secessionist sentiment has sparked frequent protests since Ukraine’s Russia-friendly president was ousted in February. In Donetsk, 80 kilometers (50 miles) west of the Russian border, a large group of people, including many in masks carrying sticks and stones, surged into the provincial government building and smashed windows. A gathering of several hundred, ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577827922014-04-06T22:03:01.775-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-06T22:03:01.775-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57782792@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Apr 2014 22:03:01 MDT Pro-Russians storm Ukraine government buildings http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57782961-68/ukraine-russian-russia-donetsk.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57782961-68/ukraine-russian-russia-donetsk.html.csp">Pro-Russians storm Ukraine government buildings</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PETER LEONARD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-06T18:01:01.805-06:00">Updated Apr 6, 2014 06:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kiev, Ukraine • Crowds of pro-Russian demonstrators stormed government buildings Sunday in several major cities in eastern Ukraine, where secessionist sentiment has sparked frequent protests since Ukraine’s Russia-friendly president was ousted in February. In Donetsk, 80 kilometers (50 miles) west of the Russian border, a large group of people, including many in masks carrying sticks and stones, surged into the provincial government building and smashed windows. A gathering of several hundred, m...</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> 57782961@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Apr 2014 18:01:01 MDT Jeb Bush Outlines Campaign Strategy, Should He Choose to Run http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57782933-68/bush-jeb-party-run.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57782933-68/bush-jeb-party-run.html.csp">Jeb Bush Outlines Campaign Strategy, Should He Choose to Run</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PETER BAKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> c.2014 New York Times News Service</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-06T17:44:03.869-06:00">Updated Apr 6, 2014 05:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">College Station, Texas - With eyes increasingly on him, Jeb Bush signaled on Sunday the kind of campaign he would mount if he ran for president: one arguing against ideological purity tests while challenging party orthodoxy on issues like immigration and education. Even as he sharply criticized President Barack Obama for his handling of foreign affairs and health care, Bush made clear that he would run against the style of politics that has characterized recent Republican nominating contests. He...</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> 57782933@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Apr 2014 17:44:03 MDT