RESULTS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/RESULTS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) U.S. stock market edges higher as earnings pour in http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57831585-79/percent-earnings-cents-fell.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57831585-79/percent-earnings-cents-fell.html.csp">U.S. stock market edges higher as earnings pour in</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALEX VEIGA </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T13:18:09.776-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 01:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Major U.S. stock indexes rose in afternoon trading Thursday as investors reacted to quarterly results from a batch of U.S, companies. Google, IBM and insurer UnitedHealth were among the biggest decliners, while General Electric and Morgan Stanley were among the largest gainers. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor’s 500 index rose four points, or 0.2 percent, to 1,866 as of 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time. The Dow Jones industrial average gained 10 points, or 0.1 to 16,435. The Nasdaq composite added 14 po...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578315852014-04-17T13:18:09.776-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-17T13:18:09.776-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57831585@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:18:09 MDT Runoff vote likely in Afghanistan presidential race http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57815281-68/karzai-abdullah-ghani-percent.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57815281-68/karzai-abdullah-ghani-percent.html.csp">Runoff vote likely in Afghanistan presidential race</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KIM GAMEL </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and KAY JOHNSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-13T20:20:19.853-06:00">Updated Apr 13, 2014 08:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kabul, Afghanistan • Two clear front-runners emerged in Afghanistan’s presidential election as partial results released Sunday showed a tight race that increasingly appears destined for a runoff vote. Both candidates promise a fresh start with the West, vowing to sign a security pact with the United States, which has been rejected by President Hamid Karzai. With 10 percent of the ballots counted, Abdullah Abdullah, who was Karzai’s main rival in his fraud-marred re-election in 2009, had 41.9 per...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578152812014-04-13T20:20:19.853-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-13T20:20:19.853-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57815281@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Apr 2014 20:20:19 MDT Salt Lake Tribune wins regional journalism awards http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogseditor/57790848-225/news-utah-tribune-west.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogseditor/57790848-225/news-utah-tribune-west.html.csp">Salt Lake Tribune wins regional journalism awards</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By lisa Carricabur</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T11:36:01.878-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 11:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Results are starting to roll in for the annual Best of West Contest, which recognizes the best journalism produced by news websites, newspapers and magazines in Utah and 13 other Western states. Already, The Salt Lake Tribune has won awards — the only Utah news organization to have won so far. Winners include: Aaron Falk, Christopher Kamrani and Tony Semerad took first in sports reporting for their “Culture Fuses with Football” project on the impact of Pacific Islanders on Utah football and in U...</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> 57790848@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 11:36:01 MDT Pfizer reports promising results for cancer drug http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57782952-68/cancer-drug-results-drugs.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57782952-68/cancer-drug-results-drugs.html.csp">Pfizer reports promising results for cancer drug</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Economics Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-06T17:56:01.872-06:00">Updated Apr 6, 2014 05:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • An experimental drug has shown encouraging results in treating advanced breast cancer in an early clinical trial, pharmaceutical giant Pfizer reported Sunday. Pfizer, the world’s second largest drugmaker, said the drug prevented breast cancer from worsening for 20.2 months in a trial involving 165 patients. Current medications do so for 10.2 months. The drug, known as palbociclib, is among a new class of cancer drugs that target specific proteins to block tumors. The outcome wasn’t ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577829522014-04-06T17:56:01.872-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-06T17:56:01.872-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57782952@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Apr 2014 17:56:01 MDT Afghan election hailed as triumph of democracy; Taliban threat remains http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57782432-200/election-vote-results-violence.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57782432-200/election-vote-results-violence.html.csp">Afghan election hailed as triumph of democracy; Taliban threat remains</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KIM GAMEL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-06T22:02:32.898-06:00">Updated Apr 6, 2014 10:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kabul, Afghanistan • Afghans and the international community hailed its presidential election as a triumph of democracy over violence Sunday, despite complaints about ballot shortages and sporadic fraud after millions of people braved a Taliban threat to vote for a new president. But some cautioned against declaring a premature defeat of the Islamic militants. Securing the vote was a test for Afghan government forces as they prepare to take full responsibility for their own security as the U.S....</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577824322014-04-06T22:02:32.898-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-06T22:02:32.898-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57782432@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Apr 2014 22:02:32 MDT MLB: Results of replay rulings around the major leagues http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57758580-77/review-replay-base-challenged.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57758580-77/review-replay-base-challenged.html.csp">MLB: Results of replay rulings around the major leagues</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-01T23:27:09.254-06:00">Updated Apr 1, 2014 11:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The results of the five reviews Monday under Major League Baseball’s expanded replay system: CONFIRMED (Umpires calls that are upheld by replay review): —Nationals at Mets. Washington manager Matt Williams challenged a close play at first base that ended the top of the 10th. Time of review: 1 minute, 50 seconds. —Cubs at Pirates. Chicago manager Rick Renteria challenged an out call at first base in the fifth inning. Time of review: 2 minutes. —Indians at Athletics. Crew chief Mike Winters checke...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577585802014-04-01T23:27:09.254-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-01T23:27:09.254-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57758580@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Apr 2014 23:27:09 MDT Turkey’s premier gets boost from local elections http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57750511-68/erdogan-party-results-turkish.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57750511-68/erdogan-party-results-turkish.html.csp">Turkey’s premier gets boost from local elections</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DESMOND BUTLER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-30T17:52:02.25-06:00">Updated Mar 30, 2014 05:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Istanbul • Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday hailed what appeared to be a clear victory for his party in local elections, providing a boost that could help him emerge from a spate of recent troubles. Erdogan was not on the ballot in the countrywide polls, but with about half of the votes counted, Turkish newswires suggested that his party was significantly outstripping its results in the last local elections in 2009 and roundly beating the main opposition party. Erdogan’s par...</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> 57750511@www.sltrib.com Sun, 30 Mar 2014 17:52:02 MDT Study backs nonsurgical way to fix heart valves http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57747828-68/surgery-valve-heart-corevalve.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57747828-68/surgery-valve-heart-corevalve.html.csp">Study backs nonsurgical way to fix heart valves</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARILYNN MARCHIONE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-29T19:27:18.855-06:00">Updated Mar 29, 2014 07:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A new study gives a big boost to fixing a bad aortic valve, the heart’s main gate, without open-heart surgery. Survival rates were better one year later for people who had a new valve placed through a tube into an artery instead. The results were reported Saturday at an American College of Cardiology conference in Washington and prompted some doctors to predict that in the near future, far fewer people will be having the traditional operation. “It’s going to be very hard to tell a ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577478282014-03-29T19:27:18.855-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-29T19:27:18.855-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57747828@www.sltrib.com Sat, 29 Mar 2014 19:27:18 MDT