REPORT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/REPORT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Report: Women business owners face gender gap http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58214993-79/women-business-owned-businesses.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58214993-79/women-business-owned-businesses.html.csp">Report: Women business owners face gender gap</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOYCE M. ROSENBERG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T08:44:02.553-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 08:44AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Women who own small business are still far behind their male counterparts when it comes to getting loans and government contracts, a congressional report said Wednesday. The report by Democratic staffers of the Senate Small Business & Entrepreneurship Committee found that while businesses owned by women account for 30 percent of small companies, they receive only 4.4 percent of the total dollars in conventional small-business loans. That amounts to $1 for every $23 loaned. In terms of...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582149932014-07-23T08:44:02.553-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-23T08:44:02.553-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58214993@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:44:02 MDT Federal shutdown hurt national park visitation http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58207561-79/park-national-million-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58207561-79/park-national-million-utah.html.csp">Federal shutdown hurt national park visitation</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T16:06:20.77-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 04:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Even with the state stepping in to reopen Utah’s national parks during the 16-day federal shutdown last October, visitation to those attractions declined last year. A new National Park Service report said Utah’s national parks attracted almost 9 million visitors last year, down from 9.5 million in 2012. The economic impact of those visitors also declined, from $613.7 million in 2012 to $596.5 million last year. And that took a toll on few hundred jobs. Parks-related employment slipped to 9,069 i...</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> 58207561@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:06:20 MDT County attorney: Agent justified in shooting man at Utah hospital http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58210708-78/burr-attorney-agent-report.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58210708-78/burr-attorney-agent-report.html.csp">County attorney: Agent justified in shooting man at Utah hospital</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jessica Miller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T21:48:38.54-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 09:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An Adult Probation & Parole agent who shot and wounded a Logan man who allegedly brandished two handguns in a North Logan emergency room was legally justified in shooting the suspect three times, the Cache County attorney has concluded. Jason James Burr, 34, staggered into the Cache Valley Hospital’s emergency room May 16 and asked the clerk, “Were police in cars here?” according to a report released Friday by the county attorney’s office. Burr then told the clerk to call SWAT. “I need to repor...</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> 58210708@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:48:38 MDT Judge: FDA can’t use tobacco panel menthol report http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58207820-79/menthol-panel-fda-judge.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58207820-79/menthol-panel-fda-judge.html.csp">Judge: FDA can’t use tobacco panel menthol report</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHAEL FELBERBAUM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T16:40:02.241-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 04:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Richmond, Va. • A federal judge says the U.S. Food and Drug Administration can’t use an advisory panel’s 2011 report on menthol cigarettes because its members had conflicts of interest. While the FDA has since conducted an independent review on the public health impact of menthol cigarettes, Monday’s ruling could hinder the agency’s ability to defend any future regulations. U.S. District Court Judge Richard Leon in Washington ordered the agency Monday to reconstitute the tobacco panel and barred...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582078202014-07-21T16:40:02.241-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-21T16:40:02.241-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58207820@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:40:02 MDT NHL team has talked to Park City about training site http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58198759-77/park-team-ice-arena.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58198759-77/park-team-ice-arena.html.csp">NHL team has talked to Park City about training site</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By jay hamburger</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The park record</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T22:27:31.115-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 10:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Park City • Town officials and a National Hockey League team have spoken on and off for several years about locating the team’s preseason camp at the Park City Ice Arena, but an agreement was never reached, the facility’s general manager indicated in a recent report. Jon Pistey, the general manager of the Ice Arena, noted the interest by the NHL team in a report submitted to Mayor Jack Thomas and the Park City Council in anticipation of a discussion about the future of ice facilities in the ...</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> 58198759@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 22:27:31 MDT Letter: Report, Trib, don’t convict http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58194437-82/convict-headline-justice-report.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58194437-82/convict-headline-justice-report.html.csp">Letter: Report, Trib, don’t convict</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T16:27:02.534-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 04:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I want to see justice done in the cases of John Swallow and Mark Shurtleff. An essential part of our system of justice is the presumption of innocence. Your headline “Two AG’s, 21 felonies” comes perilously close to convicting these men in the press. A better headline would have been “Two AG’s arrested on felony charges.” This is what actually happened, and, as Utah’s “independent” newspaper, the Trib has a special duty to strenuously avoid any appearance of bias or sensationalism. I hope you wi...</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> 58194437@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:27:02 MDT Police detail what went wrong in fatal shootout with Matthew David Stewart http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58190599-78/stewart-police-officers-ogden.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58190599-78/stewart-police-officers-ogden.html.csp">Police detail what went wrong in fatal shootout with Matthew David Stewart</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By jessica miller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T11:54:35.745-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 11:54AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ogden • Police Chief Mike Ashment had a difficult task before him: In the aftermath of a shootout in which one of his officers was killed and several others were wounded, he had to identify where the officers went wrong — even though, in his mind, they were heroes. “Once this thing went sideways, they did everything heroic, and over and above, [they] performed outstanding things,” Ashment said of the January 2012 shooting that erupted as Weber-Morgan Narcotics Strike Force agents served a knock...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. 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This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58190599@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:54:35 MDT Watchdog: FBI, Justice slow to respond to flawed crime lab work http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58190397-68/report-cases-fbi-department.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58190397-68/report-cases-fbi-department.html.csp">Watchdog: FBI, Justice slow to respond to flawed crime lab work</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ERIC TUCKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T16:16:59.661-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 04:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The FBI and Justice Department didn’t move quickly enough to identify the cases handled by 13 FBI crime lab examiners whose work was found to be flawed, meaning defendants sometimes were never notified that their convictions may have been based on bad science, according to a government report released Wednesday. The report from the department’s inspector general said it took the FBI nearly five years to identify the more than 60 death-row defendants whose cases involved analysis or ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581903972014-07-16T16:16:59.661-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-16T16:16:59.661-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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The South Korean company, which is the world’s biggest smartphone maker, said in its blog Monday it had found possible evidence of child labor and illegal hiring at Dongguan Shinyang Electronics Co. Samsung said last week it would urgently look into the Chinese supplier following a New York-based watchdog’s report that it hired at least five children under the age of 16. Chi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581825422014-07-14T09:32:01.889-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-14T09:32:01.889-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58182542@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:32:01 MDT Editorial: LDS commitment to downtown now bearing fruit http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58175045-82/downtown-center-church-commitment.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58175045-82/downtown-center-church-commitment.html.csp">Editorial: LDS commitment to downtown now bearing fruit</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-13T09:38:01.971-06:00">Updated Jul 13, 2014 09:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Five years ago there wasn’t much to do on Salt Lake City’s Main Street unless you wanted to buy a kilt from Edinburgh Castle. From the giant craters next to Temple Square to the empty storefronts stretching south, the city’s historic central business district looked war-torn. But downtown never lost its support system, including its largest institutional resident, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. In the middle of the Great Recession — when virtually no one in the country was 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> 58175045@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Jul 2014 09:38:01 MDT Report: Nevada ranch battle spurs radical right http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58171681-68/bundy-report-ranch-law.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58171681-68/bundy-report-ranch-law.html.csp">Report: Nevada ranch battle spurs radical right</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SCOTT SONNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T10:55:47.334-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 10:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno, Nev. • The victory a Nevada rancher claimed in a government standoff with armed militiamen has served to embolden right-wing extremists and conspiracy theorists across the country, an organization that tracks hate groups said Thursday. The Southern Poverty Law Center based its report on online chatter among extreme right-wing groups and a surge in organized protests against regulation of public lands. Cliven Bundy’s faceoff with Bureau of Land Management agents and Las Vegas police at his...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581716812014-07-11T10:55:47.334-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-11T10:55:47.334-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58171681@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 10:55:47 MDT Report: Nevada ranch battle spurs radical right http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58170547-68/bundy-report-law-ranch.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58170547-68/bundy-report-law-ranch.html.csp">Report: Nevada ranch battle spurs radical right</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SCOTT SONNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-13T08:52:26.117-06:00">Updated Jul 13, 2014 08:52AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno, Nev. • The victory a Nevada rancher claimed in a government standoff with armed militiamen has served to embolden right-wing extremists and conspiracy theorists across the country, an organization that tracks hate groups said Thursday. The Southern Poverty Law Center based its report on online chatter among extreme right-wing groups and a surge in organized protests against regulation of public lands. Cliven Bundy’s faceoff with Bureau of Land Management agents and Las Vegas police at his...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581705472014-07-13T08:52:26.117-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-13T08:52:26.117-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58170547@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Jul 2014 08:52:26 MDT UN: Afghan civilian death toll up 17 percent http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58164995-68/civilians-killed-percent-afghan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58164995-68/civilians-killed-percent-afghan.html.csp">UN: Afghan civilian death toll up 17 percent</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RAHIM FAIEZ and MIRWAIS KHAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-09T08:13:02.527-06:00">Updated Jul 9, 2014 08:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kabul, Afghanistan • Insurgent suicide bombers and gunmen staged a deadly assault on government compounds Wednesday in southern Afghanistan, even as the U.N. warned that such fighting in populated areas was a major cause for a 17 percent uptick in the civilian death toll so far this year. The worrying trend comes as the Taliban and other militants grow bolder with their attacks on Afghan security forces in the fight for control of key routes and other territory ahead of the withdrawal of U.S. an...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581649952014-07-09T08:13:02.527-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-09T08:13:02.527-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58164995@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Jul 2014 08:13:02 MDT Report: Homeowners paid $3.1B cash in settlement http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58157769-79/report-settlement-homeowners-banks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58157769-79/report-settlement-homeowners-banks.html.csp">Report: Homeowners paid $3.1B cash in settlement</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T16:37:25.39-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 04:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A new report says homeowners have received about $3.1 billion in cash under a federal settlement with 13 big banks over alleged misconduct in processing mortgages that may have resulted in wrongful foreclosures. The report by the Federal Reserve released Monday says 83 percent of the 4.2 million borrowers covered by the January 2013 settlement, or about 3.4 million, had cashed checks as of April 25. The amounts paid range from several hundred dollars to $125,000. The banks are Auror...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581577692014-07-07T16:37:25.39-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-07T16:37:25.39-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58157769@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 16:37:25 MDT Asian stocks lower ahead of U.S. earnings http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58156699-79/percent-earnings-shed-0.1.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58156699-79/percent-earnings-shed-0.1.csp">Asian stocks lower ahead of U.S. earnings</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOE McDONALD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T09:30:02.042-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 09:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beijing • Asian stock markets were mostly lower Monday as investors looked ahead to U.S. corporate earnings following last week’s strong job numbers. Oil declined but stayed above $104 per barrel. China’s benchmark Shanghai Composite Index was off 0.1 percent at 2,059.65 points and Hong Kong’s Hang Seng was down 0.1 percent at 23,517.08. Taiwan, Sydney, Seoul and Singapore also registered small declines. Markets gave up some of last week’s gains that followed news the United States generated a s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581566992014-07-07T09:30:02.042-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-07T09:30:02.042-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58156699@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 09:30:02 MDT Army issues ‘worst-case’ scenarios for reductions http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58147591-68/military-army-report-projections.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58147591-68/military-army-report-projections.html.csp">Army issues ‘worst-case’ scenarios for reductions</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRETT BARROUQUERE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T18:56:04.911-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 06:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Louisville, Ky. • Army bases and surrounding communities across the country would lose up to 80 percent of their military and civilian workforces if maximum cuts in both budget and force size go into effect at the end of the decade, according to worst-case scenario projections. The report comes as the Pentagon and Congress are at odds over proposals to trim the size of America’s military after 13 years of war in Iraq and Afghanistan. The new findings, issued last week by the U.S. Army Environme...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581475912014-07-03T18:56:04.911-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-03T18:56:04.911-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58147591@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 18:56:04 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 Cybercrime ring is uncovered in Brazil http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58146784-79/brazil-report-ring-banks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58146784-79/brazil-report-ring-banks.html.csp">Cybercrime ring is uncovered in Brazil</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STAN LEHMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T12:21:02.231-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 12:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sao Paulo • A massive cybercrime ring in Brazil may have stolen billions of dollars from a widely used online payment system, a technology security company said. The RSA Security division of EMC Corp. said in a research report released on Wednesday that a “malware-based fraud ring” had infiltrated the online payment method known as the boleto, diverting payments to accounts held by members of the ring. Boletos are used in a wide range of transactions, such as telephone, school tuition, mortgage ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581467842014-07-03T12:21:02.231-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-03T12:21:02.231-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58146784@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 12:21:02 MDT World stocks rally with strong U.S. jobs report http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58146325-79/percent-jobs-0.1-economy.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58146325-79/percent-jobs-0.1-economy.csp">World stocks rally with strong U.S. jobs report</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KAY JOHNSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T11:28:53.028-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 11:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">World stock markets rallied on Thursday after the official U.S. jobs report showed a strong increase in hiring in the world’s largest economy. Employers added 288,000 jobs in June, much more than the 215,000 analysts were expecting, and previous months’ figures were revised up. The unemployment rate fell to 6.1 percent, a near six-year low. The data shows that after a poor start to the year, the U.S. economy is picking up steam. That could persuade the Federal Reserve to tighten its monetary pol...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581463252014-07-03T11:28:53.028-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-03T11:28:53.028-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58146325@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 11:28:53 MDT Cepeda: The myth of a polarized America http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58145901-82/political-media-americans-america.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58145901-82/political-media-americans-america.html.csp">Cepeda: The myth of a polarized America</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Esther Cepeda</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T10:47:42.853-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 10:47AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Chicago • America is growing more polarized — or so we’ve read in what seems like a zillion headlines in the weeks since the Pew Research Center for the People and the Press released “Political Polarization in the American Public.” This is the report that spurred an untold number of late-night comedy show one-liners with the statistic that three out of 10 consistent conservatives and about a quarter of across-the-board liberals say they would be unhappy if an immediate family member married some...</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> 58145901@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 10:47:42 MDT