RESULTS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/RESULTS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Results suggest Scots reject independence http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58430784-68/independence-scotland-yes-edinburgh.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58430784-68/independence-scotland-yes-edinburgh.html.csp">Results suggest Scots reject independence</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JILL LAWLESS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T22:58:27.473-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 10:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Edinburgh, Scotland • From the capital of Edinburgh to the far-flung Shetland Islands, Scots embraced a historic moment — and the rest of the United Kingdom held its breath — after voters turned out in unprecedented numbers for an independence referendum that could end the country’s 307-year union with England. After the polls closed late Thursday, many Scots settled in to stay up all night in homes and bars, awaiting the result that could change their lives, shake financial markets worldwide an...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584307842014-09-18T22:58:27.473-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-18T22:58:27.473-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58430784@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:58:27 MDT Portugal coach Bento leaves after poor results http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58402493-77/bento-portugal-albania-portuguese.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58402493-77/bento-portugal-albania-portuguese.html.csp">Portugal coach Bento leaves after poor results</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T23:28:46.313-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lisbon, Portugal • Portugal coach Paulo Bento has quit because of poor results, including a 1-0 shock defeat against Albania. Bento’s departure was by mutual agreement, and his replacement would be announced soon, the Portuguese Football Federation said in a statement on Thursday without elaborating. Bento took charge four years ago and steered Portugal to the 2012 European Championship semifinals. But at the World Cup in Brazil, the Portuguese disappointed. They exited in the first round, and l...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584024932014-09-11T23:28:46.313-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-11T23:28:46.313-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58402493@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:28:46 MDT Letter: Lesson of Ferguson? Vote http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58333979-82/ferguson-lesson-results-vote.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58333979-82/ferguson-lesson-results-vote.html.csp">Letter: Lesson of Ferguson? Vote</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T12:05:03.539-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 12:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A contributor to the disenfranchisement that resulted in Ferguson residents taking to the streets may be self inflicted. Unrepresentative election results are most likely due to poor local voter turnout, which in 2013 was a mere 2 percent among the two thirds of the town population who are African American. What lesson can Ferguson teach Utahns about one-sided results of not voting and letting others choose for us? Are you planning to vote this November? Will you get your neighbors to join you? ...</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> 58333979@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:05:03 MDT New procedure for reporting high school game scores http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58326532-190/game-maxpreps-results-reporting.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58326532-190/game-maxpreps-results-reporting.html.csp">New procedure for reporting high school game scores</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eric Walden</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T16:49:20.874-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 04:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">High school coaches, athletic directors, and statisticians, The Salt Lake Tribune has partnered with MaxPreps this year in an effort to bring our readers more complete and comprehensive high school coverage. As most high school coaches throughout the state are already using MaxPreps, we hope this will result in greater ease and efficiency in reporting the results of your school’s games and keeping standings up to date. What this means for you is: 1. It is no longer necessary for you or your ...</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> 58326532@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 16:49:20 MDT Container shipping rise bodes well for world trade http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58312693-79/billion-shipping-company-results.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58312693-79/billion-shipping-company-results.html.csp">Container shipping rise bodes well for world trade</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T09:06:01.419-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 09:06AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">COPENHAGEN • A.P. Moller-Maersk, a shipping company that investors monitor as a bellwether for world trade, lifted Tuesday its full-year earnings outlook after reporting that its second-quarter profits nearly tripled. The Danish group said earnings were boosted by higher freight volumes, a positive sign for global growth even as China’s economic activity is slowing and Europe’s is stagnant. CEO Nils S. Andersen noted the results were “achieved in challenging markets” and helped by cost cuts and ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583126932014-08-19T09:06:01.419-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-19T09:06:01.419-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58312693@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:06:01 MDT Less than half of Utah students proficient, new tests show http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58310430-78/results-standards-students-percent.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58310430-78/results-standards-students-percent.html.csp">Less than half of Utah students proficient, new tests show</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By lisa schencker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T14:45:21.825-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 02:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Preliminary results of Utah’s new school testing system are out — and, to the surprise of no one, they’re not exactly stellar. The percentage of Utah students who scored proficient or better in science ranged from 37 percent to 45 percent, depending on grade level. In math, anywhere from 29 percent to 47 percent of kids scored proficient. And in language arts, proficiency ranged from 38 percent to 44 percent. Proficiency was defined as performing at or above standards for grade level. Individu...</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> 58310430@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:45:21 MDT Twitter’s quarterly results soar, stock flies high http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58238548-79/million-revenue-stock-twitter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58238548-79/million-revenue-stock-twitter.html.csp">Twitter’s quarterly results soar, stock flies high</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T17:30:01.718-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 05:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Francisco • Stronger-than-expected results pushed Twitter’s stock sharply higher on Tuesday after the short messaging service said its revenue more than doubled in the second quarter. The San Francisco-based company’s stock jumped 29.6 percent to $50.01 in extended trading after the results came out. Twitter posted a net loss of $144.6 million, or 24 cents per share, in the April-June period. That compares with a loss of $42.2 million, or 32 cents per share, a year earlier when Twitter was s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582385482014-07-29T17:30:01.718-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-29T17:30:01.718-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58238548@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:30:01 MDT Days of ’47 Rodeo: Iowan Tim O’Connell keeps rolling in bareback http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58213135-77/connell-rodeo-texas-bareback.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58213135-77/connell-rodeo-texas-bareback.html.csp">Days of ’47 Rodeo: Iowan Tim O’Connell keeps rolling in bareback</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T23:00:06.518-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 11:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tim O’Connell might have taken another step toward his first-ever trip to the National Finals Rodeo on Tuesday night. O’Connell posted a score of 84 aboard a horse named Cougar Mountain and took the bareback lead after the first round of the Days of ‘47 Rodeo at EnergySolutions Arena. O’Connell, a 22-year-old Iowan, ranks fifth in the world standings with earnings of $55,444. The top 15 on the regular-season money list qualify for the NFR in December. “I try not to think too much about it,” O’C...</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> 58213135@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:00:06 MDT U.S. stocks climbed as earnings reports rolled in http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58210405-79/percent-results-earnings-prices.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58210405-79/percent-results-earnings-prices.html.csp">U.S. stocks climbed as earnings reports rolled in</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T17:35:17.661-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 05:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Solid earnings for a range of big companies helped nudge the stock market higher on Tuesday. The restaurant chain Chipotle Mexican Grill and the cable giant Comcast surged after reporting better results than Wall Street expected. “The news today is pretty good,” said JJ Kinahan, chief strategist at TD Ameritrade. Kinahan pointed to a report out Tuesday that showed little sign of inflation and an overall stronger outlook for earnings. During conference calls to discuss quarterly result...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582104052014-07-22T17:35:17.661-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T17:35:17.661-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58210405@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:35:17 MDT