RODRIGUEZ - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/RODRIGUEZ News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) BofA checks Venezuela’s gold vault to calm investors http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58450319-79/gold-rodriguez-venezuela-bank.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58450319-79/gold-rodriguez-venezuela-bank.html.csp">BofA checks Venezuela’s gold vault to calm investors</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Isabella Cota</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-24T09:47:01.575-06:00">Updated Sep 24, 2014 09:47AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mexico City • Francisco Rodriguez, an economist with Bank of America Corp., was at a routine meeting with Venezuelan central bank officials last week when he sprung an unusual question on them: Can you show me your gold? He’d been itching to take a peek for years and now was the time to ask. With the government’s bonds sinking toward prices that indicate investors are bracing for the possibility of default, the country’s $15 billion of gold bars are crucial to ensuring debt payments are met. His...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58450319@www.sltrib.com Wed, 24 Sep 2014 09:47:01 MDT Women’s soccer: U.S. beats Mexico; Hope Solo earns 73rd career shutout http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58431264-77/wambach-mexico-team-women.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58431264-77/wambach-mexico-team-women.html.csp">Women’s soccer: U.S. beats Mexico; Hope Solo earns 73rd career shutout</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T23:09:21.066-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 11:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rochester, N.Y. • Hope Solo extended her shutout record to 73, and Amy Rodriguez, Tobin Heath, Alex Morgan and Megan Rapinoe scored to help the U.S. women’s soccer team beat Mexico 4-0 in an exhibition game Thursday night in chilly conditions. Hometown hero Abby Wambach played the second half in the Americans’ final exhibition game before World Cup qualifying. The crowd started chanting “We Want Abby! We Want Abby!” in the 30th minute, and the Rochester native took the field after halftime. The...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584312642014-09-18T23:09:21.066-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-18T23:09:21.066-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58431264@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:09:21 MDT Cepeda: Demographic role reversals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58365751-82/hispanic-american-rodriguez-film.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58365751-82/hispanic-american-rodriguez-film.html.csp">Cepeda: Demographic role reversals</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Esther Cepeda</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T01:01:04.735-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">CHICAGO • In my fantasy world, public relations professionals send me pitches extolling the virtues of the “white Robert Rodriguez.” But no, I get come-ons about (shudder) “the next Latina Mark Cuban.” Leaving aside the fact that aspiring to be a spoiled, trash-talking millionaire is dubious at best, a pitch I recently received from an investment group for women is illustrative of the odious shortcut of relating an unknown Hispanic quantity to a known name. Univision anchor Jorge ...</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> 58365751@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 01:01:04 MDT Movie review: Style over all else in ‘Sin City’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58317985-223/sin-characters-config-data.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58317985-223/sin-characters-config-data.html.csp">Movie review: Style over all else in ‘Sin City’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T13:31:03.604-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 01:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The self-consciously stylized “Sin City: A Dame to Kill For” is so driven to capture its peculiar visual aesthetic that it obliterates everything else — character, narrative, emotion and logic — to achieve it. Robert Rodriguez shares directing credit with Frank Miller, on whose graphic-novel series the film is based, and together they mine the source material for more noir mayhem involving the seedy characters of a generic inner city. Some characters are back from Rodriguez’s 2005 “Sin City,” 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> 58317985@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:31:03 MDT A Castro breaks tradition with ‘no’ vote in Cuba http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58313006-68/castro-cuba-rights-assembly.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58313006-68/castro-cuba-rights-assembly.html.csp">A Castro breaks tradition with ‘no’ vote in Cuba</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANDREA RODRIGUEZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T10:34:02.817-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 10:34AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Havana • Yet another revolutionary tradition has been broken in Cuba: A lawmaker voted “no” in parliament. And it wasn’t just any lawmaker. Mariela Castro, the daughter of President Raul Castro and niece of Fidel Castro, gave the thumbs-down to a workers’ rights bill that she felt didn’t go far enough to prevent discrimination against people with HIV or with unconventional gender identities. None of the experts contacted by The Associated Press could recall another “no” vote in the 612-seat Nati...</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> 58313006@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:34:02 MDT MLB: Biogenesis owner tied to MLB scandal plans to plead guilty http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58264408-77/bosch-rodriguez-drugs-guilty.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58264408-77/bosch-rodriguez-drugs-guilty.html.csp">MLB: Biogenesis owner tied to MLB scandal plans to plead guilty</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JENNIFER KAY </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and TIM REYNOLDS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T22:09:33.1-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 10:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Miami • The former clinic owner accused of selling performance-enhancing drugs to Alex Rodriguez has agreed to plead guilty in what prosecutors called a wide-ranging conspiracy to distribute steroids to both major league ballplayers and high school athletes. The charges filed Tuesday against former Biogenesis of America owner Anthony Bosch and six others marked one of the biggest salvos yet in a case that has dragged on for nearly two years. The case has sparked lawsuits, mudslinging and suspens...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582644082014-08-05T22:09:33.1-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-05T22:09:33.1-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58264408@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 22:09:33 MDT Drug investigation: Clinic owner tied to MLB scandal to plead guilty http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58262967-77/bosch-rodriguez-guilty-drug.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58262967-77/bosch-rodriguez-guilty-drug.html.csp">Drug investigation: Clinic owner tied to MLB scandal to plead guilty</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JENNIFER KAY and TIM REYNOLDS </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T22:09:33.79-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 10:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Miami • The former clinic owner accused of selling performance-enhancing drugs to Alex Rodriguez has agreed to plead guilty in what prosecutors called a wide-ranging conspiracy to distribute steroids to both major league ballplayers and high school athletes. The charges filed Tuesday against former Biogenesis of America owner Anthony Bosch and six others marked one of the biggest salvos yet in a case that has dragged on for nearly two years. The case has sparked lawsuits, mudslinging and suspens...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582629672014-08-05T22:09:33.79-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-05T22:09:33.79-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58262967@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 22:09:33 MDT