SEATTLE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SEATTLE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Too many aboard Washington ferry; 480 had to leave http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58305377-68/passengers-ferry-state-washington.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58305377-68/passengers-ferry-state-washington.html.csp">Too many aboard Washington ferry; 480 had to leave</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:14:01.633-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bremerton, Wash. • A Seattle-bound Washington state ferry mistakenly loaded with 484 more passengers than it was rated to carry had to return to the dock and leave the overflow at the Bremerton ferry terminal late Friday afternoon as Seattle Seahawks fans tried to reach an evening preseason game. Ferry staff apparently thought the Cathlamet could carry 1,600 passengers when its capacity is 1,200, Washington State Ferries spokeswoman Marta Coursey said. In all, 1,684 passengers were loaded, so 4...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583053772014-08-16T23:14:01.633-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-16T23:14:01.633-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58305377@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:14:01 MDT Real Salt Lake: RSL tops Seattle 2-1, moves into first place http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58303987-77/rsl-seattle-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58303987-77/rsl-seattle-lake-salt.html.csp">Real Salt Lake: RSL tops Seattle 2-1, moves into first place</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:01:42.624-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • Five weeks ago, Jeff Cassar stood alone in a hallway underneath the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif., trying to find the right words to explain Real Salt Lake’s fourth loss in its last six matches. The unwanted alternative to RSL’s unblemished 12-game start to the season was suddenly front and center. RSL eventually wound up 10 points behind rival and first-place Seattle Sounders, and the summertime doldrums set anchor. RSL had its work cut out for it if inching its way back toward the t...</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> 58303987@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:01:42 MDT Monson: RSL climbs to top over Seattle http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58304087-77/rsl-seattle-real-sounders.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58304087-77/rsl-seattle-real-sounders.html.csp">Monson: RSL climbs to top over Seattle</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Gordon Monson </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:01:42.513-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy The sky was tall for Saturday afternoon’s marquee match at Rio Tinto Stadium between Real Salt Lake and the Seattle Sounders, as was the challenge. With a sellout crowd and national television cameras dialed in on the two best teams in the West, now brawling for first place in the conference and an edge in the race for the Supporters’ Shield, the contrast between them was clear and stark. Gutty little RSL versus the glitz-and-glam Sounders. The side from Utah that had made the team its...</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> 58304087@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:01:42 MDT RSL: Luke Mulholland emerges as threat in win over Seattle http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58304311-77/goal-mulholland-rsl-seattle.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58304311-77/goal-mulholland-rsl-seattle.html.csp">RSL: Luke Mulholland emerges as threat in win over Seattle</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:01:42.06-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • Luke Mulholland ran to the southwest corner of the field, grabbed a mallet and banged the gong. The first-year Real Salt Lake midfielder celebrated his sixth goal of the year and then danced his familiar groove. His continued emergence as a starting-XI staple has showcased his abilities on the outside of the club’s diamond midfield formation, but he’s also had to deal with a slate of bad luck. The goal that doubled RSL’s lead over the rival Seattle Sounders in the 2-1 win on Saturday wa...</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> 58304311@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:01:42 MDT Real Salt Lake: Race for Supporters’ Shield, seeding heats up http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58301182-77/rsl-seattle-points-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58301182-77/rsl-seattle-points-season.html.csp">Real Salt Lake: Race for Supporters’ Shield, seeding heats up</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T23:15:54.79-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 11:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • Now it gets serious. This Major League Soccer season has waded through the frigidness of late winter and early spring, through the breaks surrounding the FIFA World Cup and into the dog days of summer. The season is long and taxing — it always is — but the end of the regular season is fast approaching, and playoff chatter has begun. Parity is again the most significant storyline with as many as eight teams within striking distance of the league’s Supporters’ Shield trophy and conference ...</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> 58301182@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 23:15:54 MDT Russian hacking suspect ordered held until trial http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58302020-79/seleznev-charges-russian-ray.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58302020-79/seleznev-charges-russian-ray.html.csp">Russian hacking suspect ordered held until trial</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GENE JOHNSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T19:04:02.318-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 07:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seattle • A federal judge ordered the son of a prominent Russian lawmaker on Friday to remain in custody until his trial on computer hacking charges, after a prosecutor said evidence recovered from his laptop after his arrest in the Maldives gave new insight into the breadth of his activities. Roman Seleznev, 30, the son of Russian lawmaker Valery Seleznev, appeared in U.S. District Court in Seattle, where he was indicted in 2011 on charges that involved hacking into computerized cash registers,...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583020202014-08-15T19:04:02.318-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-15T19:04:02.318-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58302020@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 19:04:02 MDT Real Salt Lake: Offseason additions fortify imposing Sounders http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58297267-77/seattle-sounders-cup-league.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58297267-77/seattle-sounders-cup-league.html.csp">Real Salt Lake: Offseason additions fortify imposing Sounders</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T12:22:34.684-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 12:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • Clint Dempsey stood on the turf inside CenturyLink Field last Aug. 3, donning a gray hoodie. When he eventually unzipped it, that familiar lime-green look cemented his shocking move home to Major League Soccer and to the Seattle Sounders. It was the largest piece to Seattle’s puzzle, the most pronounced transfer in the league since the arrival of David Beckham in 2007. The Sounders were soaring with six weeks remaining in 2013, with eyes on the MLS Supporters’ Shield, the Western Confere...</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> 58297267@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 12:22:34 MDT Police ask citizens to ‘TweetSmart,’ avoid endangering others http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58296698-68/police-social-media-public.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58296698-68/police-social-media-public.html.csp">Police ask citizens to ‘TweetSmart,’ avoid endangering others</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DONNA GORDON BLANKINSHIP</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T09:15:25.362-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 09:15AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seattle • Police in Washington state are asking the public to stop tweeting during shootings and manhunts to avoid accidentally telling the bad guys what officers are doing. The “TweetSmart” campaign began in late July by a coalition of nine agencies, including the Washington state patrol and the Seattle police, and aims to raise awareness about social media’s potential impact on law enforcement. Some have called the effort a step that could lead to censorship; others dismissed it as silly. Poli...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582966982014-08-14T09:15:25.362-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T09:15:25.362-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58296698@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 09:15:25 MDT MLS: Tottenham signs Sounders’ Yedlin to 4-year deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58294927-77/yedlin-tottenham-deal-hanauer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58294927-77/yedlin-tottenham-deal-hanauer.html.csp">MLS: Tottenham signs Sounders’ Yedlin to 4-year deal</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T22:42:22.732-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 10:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tukwila, Wash. • U.S. national team defender DeAndre Yedlin signed a four-year deal with Tottenham on Wednesday but will remain in the United States with the Seattle Sounders through the remainder of the MLS season and potentially into 2015. Both clubs announced the deal after Yedlin spent last weekend in London visiting with Spurs officials and the sides were able to finalize the deal. Tottenham said Yedlin would join the club ahead of the 2015-16 season, but Seattle general manager Adrian Hana...</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> 58294927@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 22:42:22 MDT MLS capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58284156-77/minute-scored-vancouver-kansas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58284156-77/minute-scored-vancouver-kansas.html.csp">MLS capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T17:49:31.213-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 05:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WHITECAPS 2, SPORTING KC 0 VANCOUVER, British Columbia • Darren Mattocks scored for the fourth time in the last five games to help the Vancouver Whitecaps beat Sporting Kansas City 2-0 on Sunday night. Vancouver (7-4-11) also took advantage of an own goal by Sporting defender Igor Juliao to hand Kansas City (11-6-6) its first loss in Major League Soccer play since May 31. The Whitecaps took the lead in the 17th minute when Juliao and Kansas City goalkeeper Andy Gruenebaum got their signals cross...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582841562014-08-12T17:49:31.213-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T17:49:31.213-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58284156@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:49:31 MDT Whitecaps top K.C. http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58282391-77/vancouver-sporting-chicago-games.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58282391-77/vancouver-sporting-chicago-games.html.csp">Whitecaps top K.C.</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-10T23:03:01.636-06:00">Updated Aug 10, 2014 11:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Vancouver, British Columbia • Darren Mattocks scored for the fourth time in the last five games to help Vancouver beat Sporting Kansas City 2-0. Vancouver also took advantage of an own goal by Sporting defender Igor Juliao. Fire 1, Red Bulls 0 • Sean Johnson made four saves for his fourth shutout of the season and Mike Magee scored in Chicago’s win in Bridgeview, Ill. Sounders 2, Dynamo 0 • Marco Pappa scored in the 69th minute and Gonzalo Pineda converted a penalty kick as host Seattle sna...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582823912014-08-10T23:03:01.636-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-10T23:03:01.636-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58282391@www.sltrib.com Sun, 10 Aug 2014 23:03:01 MDT Lynch ends holdout, arrives at Seahawks camp http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58247611-77/lynch-camp-holdout-seahawks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58247611-77/lynch-camp-holdout-seahawks.html.csp">Lynch ends holdout, arrives at Seahawks camp</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TIM BOOTH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T23:17:48.756-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 11:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Renton, Wash. • Marshawn Lynch has joined Seattle Seahawks training camp after missing the first week. Lynch arrived on Thursday afternoon following the team’s morning practice. The team confirmed Lynch has reported for camp, ending a holdout that spanned a week. ESPN reported earlier Thursday that Lynch was expected to end his holdout. Seattle coach Pete Carroll said after practice that he did not know if Lynch was on the verge of reporting. Lynch has missed the first week of training camp unha...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582476112014-07-31T23:17:48.756-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-31T23:17:48.756-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58247611@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:17:48 MDT Today’s Major League Baseball leaders http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58236814-77/detroit-oakland-angeles-cleveland.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58236814-77/detroit-oakland-angeles-cleveland.html.csp">Today’s Major League Baseball leaders</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T17:38:03.579-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 05:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">BATTING—Altuve, Houston, .343; Cano, Seattle, .328; Beltre, Texas, .323; VMartinez, Detroit, .320; Brantley, Cleveland, .318; Chisenhall, Cleveland, .313; MeCabrera, Toronto, .313. RUNS—Dozier, Minnesota, 72; Trout, Los Angeles, 72; Donaldson, Oakland, 71; Brantley, Cleveland, 70; Bautista, Toronto, 68; MeCabrera, Toronto, 67; Kinsler, Detroit, 67. RBI—MiCabrera, Detroit, 81; JAbreu, Chicago, 79; Ortiz, Boston, 77; Trout, Los Angeles, 76; NCruz, Baltimore, 75; Donaldson, Oakland, 73; Moss, Oakla...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582368142014-07-30T17:38:03.579-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-30T17:38:03.579-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58236814@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:38:03 MDT NFL: Lynch’s absence opens field for Turbin, Michael in Seattle http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58233226-77/michael-lynch-turbin-seattle.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58233226-77/michael-lynch-turbin-seattle.html.csp">NFL: Lynch’s absence opens field for Turbin, Michael in Seattle</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TIM BOOTH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T17:36:19.073-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Renton, Wash. • The allure of Christine Michael’s potential was there the day the Seattle Seahawks surprised most by using a second-round pick on a running back when the position appeared to not be a priority. He was fast. Blazing fast, especially in the open field, with an element of power in the way he ran at Texas A&M. And then it never showed during the Seahawks’ Super Bowl run. Michael was rarely more than a spectator on Sundays as he struggled making the transition from the college game to...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582332262014-07-30T17:36:19.073-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-30T17:36:19.073-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58233226@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:36:19 MDT Lynch’s absence means opportunities in Seattle http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58227943-77/turbin-michael-lynch-seattle.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58227943-77/turbin-michael-lynch-seattle.html.csp">Lynch’s absence means opportunities in Seattle</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TIM BOOTH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T23:33:12.504-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Renton, Wash. • The allure of Christine Michael’s potential was there the day the Seattle Seahawks surprised most by using a second-round pick on a running back when the position appeared to not be a priority. He was fast. Blazing fast, especially in the open field, with an element of power in the way he ran at Texas A&M. And then it never showed during the Seahawks’ Super Bowl run. Michael was rarely more than a spectator on Sundays as he struggled making the transition from the college game to...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582279432014-07-26T23:33:12.504-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-26T23:33:12.504-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58227943@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 23:33:12 MDT Lynch expected to hold out from Seahawks camp http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58223912-77/lynch-season-seattle-camp.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58223912-77/lynch-season-seattle-camp.html.csp">Lynch expected to hold out from Seahawks camp</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T15:59:32.288-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 03:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Renton, Wash. • Marshawn Lynch isn’t expected to be present for the first day of the Seattle Seahawks’ training camp, close friend and former teammate Michael Robinson said Thursday. Appearing on NFL Network, Robinson said he spoke with Lynch and Seattle’s star running back plans to hold out of the camp that begins Friday. “I really think he just wants his position in the organization and how they view him, he just wants that recalibrated a little bit,” Robinson said on NFL Network. “He’s been t...</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> 58223912@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 15:59:32 MDT MLS: Sounders earn draw in friendly with Tottenham http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58202606-77/tottenham-seattle-sounders-tie.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58202606-77/tottenham-seattle-sounders-tie.html.csp">MLS: Sounders earn draw in friendly with Tottenham</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T23:33:08.022-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seattle • Osvaldo Alonso understood it was an exhibition. It was also a match the Seattle Sounders wanted to win. Alonso beat former U.S. national team goalkeeper Brad Friedel from 30 yards early in the second half as the Sounders tied Tottenham 3-3 in an exhibition Saturday, the first match for new Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino. “Every friendly is different,” Alonso said. “This year we tried to win the game. … We tried to win this game like it was the MLS regular season. I’m very happy for ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582026062014-07-19T23:33:08.022-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-19T23:33:08.022-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58202606@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 23:33:08 MDT Real Salt Lake: Vancouver is built to be reckoned with http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58192575-77/vancouver-whitecaps-club-mls.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58192575-77/vancouver-whitecaps-club-mls.html.csp">Real Salt Lake: Vancouver is built to be reckoned with</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T22:57:17.329-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 10:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • The drums pounded and the smoke bombs erupted inside CenturyLink Field in downtown Seattle Sunday night as they typically do. Major League Soccer was at the forefront hours after the 2014 World Cup final in Brazil as arguably the league’s most-fueled rivalry, Seattle Sounders and Portland Timbers, took center stage on the ESPN network. Soccer continues to brew in the Pacific Northwest, a stronghold of the sport in this country. But north of the border in British Columbia, the Vancouver 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> 58192575@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 22:57:17 MDT Seattle taxi drivers attend charm school classes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58192072-79/seattle-drivers-cab-charm.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58192072-79/seattle-drivers-cab-charm.html.csp">Seattle taxi drivers attend charm school classes</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T18:09:01.643-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 06:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seattle • Some Seattle-area taxi drivers are trying charm school as a way to improve their customer service and fight off competition from other ride services. About 130 drivers from Yellow Cab sat in a classroom Tuesday to listen to hospitality management instructors from South Seattle College, a Seattle television station reported. The four-hour program focused on connecting with customers, leaving a good impression and dealing with complaints productively. One of the region’s major cab compan...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581920722014-07-16T18:09:01.643-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-16T18:09:01.643-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58192072@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 18:09:01 MDT MLS: D.C. United wins at Toronto FC to spoil Michael Bradley’s return http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58153070-77/toronto-vancouver-bradley-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58153070-77/toronto-vancouver-bradley-game.html.csp">MLS: D.C. United wins at Toronto FC to spoil Michael Bradley’s return</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-05T23:15:28.953-06:00">Updated Jul 5, 2014 11:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Toronto • Nick DeLeon and Perry Kitchen scored to help D.C. United beat Toronto FC 2-1 on Saturday night, spoiling Michael Bradley first game back from the World Cup. Kitchen broke a tie in the 70th minute, scoring on a header off a corner kick. DeLeon opened the scoring in the 54th minute, and Luke Moore tied in the 60th. Bradley had a good scoring chance in the 34th minute, but the U.S. midfielder’s shot went wide. “I felt good, excited to be back,” Bradley said. “I’m disappointed that the gam...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581530702014-07-05T23:15:28.953-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-05T23:15:28.953-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58153070@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Jul 2014 23:15:28 MDT