ROBERTS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ROBERTS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Stars of ‘Hellboy,’ ‘Sharknado’ added to Salt Lake Comic Con http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58351832-223/salt-comic-lake-con.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58351832-223/salt-comic-lake-con.html.csp">Stars of ‘Hellboy,’ ‘Sharknado’ added to Salt Lake Comic Con</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T23:28:51.813-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Add three more big names to the Salt Lake Comic Con lineup: Ron Perlman, Ian Ziering and Eric Roberts. Those stars will join a packed roster of actors, comic-book artists and other celebrities appearing at the second annual event, which runs Sept. 4-6 in the Salt Palace Convention Center in downtown Salt Lake City, organizers announced Friday via social media. Organizers also said that ticket sales for Salt Lake Comic Con are doubling the pace of advance sales for last September’s inaugural sho...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58351832@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:28:51 MDT Red carpet gallery: Fashion highs and lows at the Emmys http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58338104-223/red-carpet-skirt-wilson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58338104-223/red-carpet-skirt-wilson.html.csp">Red carpet gallery: Fashion highs and lows at the Emmys</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T09:44:21.793-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 09:44AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The gowns came in all shapes at Monday’s Emmy Awards, dominated by reds, blues and whites. And then there was “House of Cards” actress Robin Wright, dazzling in a cream Ralph Lauren jumpsuit with a plunging tuxedo jacket front and virtually no back at all. “Of all the stars wearing head-to-toe white, Robin Wright stole the show,” said Eric Wilson, fashion news director for InStyle magazine. “It was the ultimate power look from the front with a sexy backless surprise.” Wilson, a fan of...</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> 58338104@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:44:21 MDT Pilot, wife and daughter injured in West Jordan plane crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58281286-78/plane-west-roberts-crash.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58281286-78/plane-west-roberts-crash.html.csp">Pilot, wife and daughter injured in West Jordan plane crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-10T20:04:42.832-06:00">Updated Aug 10, 2014 08:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Three family members were taken to the hospital after their small plane crashed Sunday in a West Jordan park. The plane took off from South Valley Regional Airport about 9 a.m. but soon crashed in a soccer field near 8000 S. 4570 West, said West Jordan Police Sgt. Dan Roberts. Witnesses saw the plane go down and rushed to help, pulling the three people out before the wreckage caught fire, Roberts said. A man — who was the pilot — his wife and their adult daughter, all from Boise, Idaho, were ta...</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> 58281286@www.sltrib.com Sun, 10 Aug 2014 20:04:42 MDT Dionne: Cools stuff crowds out warm personal bonds http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58281498-82/roberts-dunkelman-choice-neighborly.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58281498-82/roberts-dunkelman-choice-neighborly.html.csp">Dionne: Cools stuff crowds out warm personal bonds</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By E.J. Dionne</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T01:01:04.224-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON • Consider how our definition of “neighborliness” has evolved. Once upon a time, being neighborly meant “reaching out to the people who lived next door” by, among other things, “offering to watch the kids in a pinch.” Now, “being ‘neighborly’ means leaving those around you in peace.” Or think about reSTART, the nation’s first rehab center for technology addicts who get so hooked to online games that their lives fall apart as their capacities for decision-making and self-cont...</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> 58281498@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 01:01:04 MDT USU football: Aggies have plenty of depth at receiver http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58269216-77/natson-aggies-roberts-swindall.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58269216-77/natson-aggies-roberts-swindall.html.csp">USU football: Aggies have plenty of depth at receiver</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-06T23:23:59.656-06:00">Updated Aug 6, 2014 11:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • Utah State’s receivers have made their share of bad news in the offseason with Ronald Butler and JoJo Natson running afoul of the law. Now with camp underway, the Aggies’ receivers hope to bring some positive attention to their position. By the looks of things, doing so shouldn’t be too hard, with the receiving corp. being one of the deepest areas on the Aggies’ depth chart. The Aggies return two starters in Brandon Swindall and Natson while Braelon Roberts and Shaan Johnson are expected...</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> 58269216@www.sltrib.com Wed, 06 Aug 2014 23:23:59 MDT GOP establishment on a roll over tea party http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58267369-68/roberts-tea-party-republican.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58267369-68/roberts-tea-party-republican.html.csp">GOP establishment on a roll over tea party</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DONNA CASSATA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-06T10:18:02.148-06:00">Updated Aug 6, 2014 10:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Add Kansas to the list of states where tea partyers tried and failed to knock out Senate Republicans this year. Next up: Tennessee, and the odds for the upstarts are no better. Three-term Sen. Pat Roberts dispatched tea party favorite Milton Wolf on Tuesday, edging out the radiologist and distant cousin of President Barack Obama in a bitter, closely fought primary. With 100 percent of the precincts reporting, Roberts had 48 percent to Wolf’s 41 percent while two other candidates com...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582673692014-08-06T10:18:02.148-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-06T10:18:02.148-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58267369@www.sltrib.com Wed, 06 Aug 2014 10:18:02 MDT Obama cousin, tea party candidate defeated in Kansas http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58265301-68/percent-roberts-republican-term.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58265301-68/percent-roberts-republican-term.html.csp">Obama cousin, tea party candidate defeated in Kansas</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DONNA CASSATA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-06T07:10:08.6-06:00">Updated Aug 6, 2014 07:10AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Three-term Republican Sen. Pat Roberts edged out Milton Wolf in Kansas’ primary Tuesday night as mainstream conservatives dealt another blow to the tea party movement. A GOP businessman swamped a first-term Michigan congressman, upending his re-election bid. With 70 percent of the precincts reporting, Roberts held a 48 percent to 41 percent advantage over Wolf, a radiologist and distant cousin of President Barack Obama who had argued that the incumbent wasn’t conservative enough. T...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582653012014-08-06T07:10:08.6-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-06T07:10:08.6-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58265301@www.sltrib.com Wed, 06 Aug 2014 07:10:08 MDT Salt Lake police offer cash reward to catch serial robber http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58247782-78/police-lake-salt-roberts.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58247782-78/police-lake-salt-roberts.html.csp">Salt Lake police offer cash reward to catch serial robber</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By harry stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T08:52:30.35-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 08:52AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City police are offering an unspecified cash reward for information leading to the arrest of a man suspected of robbing at least four businesses in under two weeks. Marshall James Roberts, 25, is wanted in connected with the robberies of two credit unions, a book store and a coffee shop, Salt Lake police said in a news release Thursday evening. Tellers from at least three of the businesses told police that the suspect handed them a note saying he had a gun and demanding money. After o...</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> 58247782@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 08:52:30 MDT Libertarian group sues Utah over Common Core http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58246492-78/standards-board-utah-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58246492-78/standards-board-utah-state.html.csp">Libertarian group sues Utah over Common Core</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="2014-07-31T21:03:25.574-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 09:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Angst over Utah’s adoption of Common Core academic standards is about to spill into the courtroom. The Libertas Institute, a libertarian-leaning Utah-based public policy organization, is funding a lawsuit against the state school board, targeting its adoption of the standards. Six parents, educators and education leaders are named as plaintiffs in the suit, which was filed Thursday in 3rd District Court. The lawsuit alleges that Utahns — specifically local school boards, superintendents, teache...</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> 58246492@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 21:03:25 MDT NBA: New Lakers coach Byron Scott eyes fast turnaround http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58238694-77/scott-lakers-johnson-coach.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58238694-77/scott-lakers-johnson-coach.html.csp">NBA: New Lakers coach Byron Scott eyes fast turnaround</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T23:19:25.077-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 11:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Byron Scott was a key component of the Los Angeles Lakers’ Showtime teams, a smooth shooting guard with sizzling competitive fire. He believes his purple-and-gold championship pedigree makes him the ideal coach to return the struggling 16-time champions to NBA contention. “This organization is all about championships, period,” Scott said Tuesday at his introductory news conference. “We don’t look at Western Conference finals, Western Conference championships. We look at [NBA] championships. And ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582386942014-07-29T23:19:25.077-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-29T23:19:25.077-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58238694@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:19:25 MDT Armed robber strikes again, Salt Lake City police say http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58225146-78/police-coffee-robbery-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58225146-78/police-coffee-robbery-lake.html.csp">Armed robber strikes again, Salt Lake City police say</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry Stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T17:49:07.14-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 05:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Police believe that a man who robbed a coffee shop Sunday night has struck again. Marshall James Roberts, 25, is suspected of robbing Health Care Credit Union at 769 E. South Temple about 11:00 a.m. Friday, said Salt Lake police Detective Dennis McGowan. The suspect in surveillance footage from that robbery is the same man as the one seen in footage of the robbery of Coffee Noir at 1035 E. 200 South about 8:21 p.m. Sunday. In both robberies, the suspect passed a note to an employee indicating 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> 58225146@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:49:07 MDT W. Jordan rollover crash driver’s condition improves http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58210416-78/jordan-west-condition-crash.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58210416-78/jordan-west-condition-crash.html.csp">W. Jordan rollover crash driver’s condition improves</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="2014-07-22T17:25:58.781-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 05:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man hospitalized in a Monday rollover crash in West Jordan had been upgraded to satisfactory condition on Wednesday. West Jordan police Sgt. Dan Roberts said the injured man, who was not identified, was reportedly well on the way to recovery three days after his Volkswagen Jetta, westbound on 7800 South, ran a red light at the intersection with 6000 West. A southbound Jeep hit the Jetta, causing it to roll. Roberts said the woman driving the Jeep was unhurt, he said. remims@sltrib.com Twitter...</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> 58210416@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:25:58 MDT Rollover crash on Mountain View Corridor critically hurts 1 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206157-78/crash-jetta-west-corridor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206157-78/crash-jetta-west-corridor.html.csp">Rollover crash on Mountain View Corridor critically hurts 1</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="2014-07-22T08:55:45.456-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 08:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A rollover crash on the Mountain View Corridor in West Jordan left a man in critical condition Monday morning. West Jordan police Sgt. Dan Roberts said the injured man was driving a black Volkswagen Jetta westbound on 7800 South at 7:17 a.m. when it ran a red light at the intersection with 6000 West. A southbound Jeep hit the Jetta, causing it to roll. Roberts said the Jetta’s driver, who was not immediately identified, was flown to a hospital by helicopter. The woman driving the Jeep was unhurt...</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> 58206157@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:55:45 MDT