SINGLE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SINGLE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) U.S. apartment construction plunged in August http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58428416-79/percent-construction-august-builders.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58428416-79/percent-construction-august-builders.html.csp">U.S. apartment construction plunged in August</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH BOAK</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T08:38:02.127-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 08:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • U.S. home construction plunged in August, led by steep decline in the volatile apartment category. But single-family house construction, a larger and more stable portion of the market, fell only modestly. Construction fell 14.4 percent in August to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 956,000 homes, the Commerce Department said Thursday. This reverses the sharp gains in July when the rate of new construction rose to 1.12 million homes, the highest annual rate since 2007. Last month’...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584284162014-09-18T08:38:02.127-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-18T08:38:02.127-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58428416@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:38:02 MDT Good leader? Sister is a control freak http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58339534-223/party-sister-visit-carolyn.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58339534-223/party-sister-visit-carolyn.html.csp">Good leader? Sister is a control freak</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T01:01:03.333-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dear Carolyn • I have no idea why this annoys me this much, but my sister is a control freak. Recent example is that her husband and daughter will be visiting for a single overnight, but of course they can’t call and make arrangements themselves. So she calls with a demand that we throw a party for my father the night they’re here. Does my father want this party? No. Will my brother and his family contribute? No, but they’ll show up to inhale food. Every single person, including the 8- and 12-ye...</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> 58339534@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 01:01:03 MDT Review: Ariana Grande’s ‘My Everything’ is everything http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58336007-223/grande-everything-ariana-featuring.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58336007-223/grande-everything-ariana-featuring.html.csp">Review: Ariana Grande’s ‘My Everything’ is everything</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MELANIE J. SIMS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T11:18:12.71-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 11:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">This is how you follow up an impressive debut: Simply step into the recording booth and be amazing yet again. Maybe it’s easier said than done, but Ariana Grande manages to pull off the feat with her sophomore release, “My Everything,” the successor to last year’s near-pop-perfection “Yours Truly,” which topped the Billboard 200 chart and spawned the hit single “The Way,” featuring Mac Miller. Admittedly, Grande’s sophomore effort doesn’t go in a radically different direction (she was on the rig...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583360072014-08-28T11:18:12.71-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-28T11:18:12.71-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58336007@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:18:12 MDT Photos: De La Soul headlines Twilight concert in Salt Lake City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58310324-223/soul-group-hip-hop.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58310324-223/soul-group-hip-hop.html.csp">Photos: De La Soul headlines Twilight concert in Salt Lake City</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T09:20:17.768-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 09:20AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">De La Soul, the influential hip-hop group formed in 1987 in Long Island, N.Y., headlined a Twilight concert at Pioneer Park in Salt Lake City on Thursday. Known for songs with whimsical, irreverent lyrics, complex sampling and social commentary. The band has gained respect in and out of the hip-hop community for its contributions to the evolution of the jazz rap and alternative hip-hop subgenres. Vincent Mason (Maseo), Kelvin Mercer (Posdnuos) and David Jude Jolicoeur (Trugoy the Dove) formed th...</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> 58310324@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:20:17 MDT Chicago, S. Korea in Little League finale http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58328166-77/chicago-south-las-vegas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58328166-77/chicago-south-las-vegas.html.csp">Chicago, S. Korea in Little League finale</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T23:05:01.725-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 11:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">South Williamsport, Pa. • Joshua Houston survived a rocky start to pitch five innings and also brought in the tying run with a line single in the fifth to lead Chicago past Las Vegas 7-5 on Saturday in the U.S. final at the Little League World Series. The Great Lakes Region champions from Jackie Robinson West advanced to meet South Korea in Sunday’s championship game. While the team celebrated on the field and posed for pictures, “Saturday In The Park” by Chicago fittingly played over the public...</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> 58328166@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 23:05:01 MDT De La Soul plays Twilight concert tonight in Salt Lake City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58321982-223/soul-lake-salt-single.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58321982-223/soul-lake-salt-single.html.csp">De La Soul plays Twilight concert tonight in Salt Lake City</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T11:49:01.669-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 11:49AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Create a list of the most influential rap groups, and Wu-Tang Clan and De La Soul will be near the top. Lucky for Salt Lake City fans, Wu-Tang performed in July as part of the 2014 Twilight Concert series, and De La Soul takes their turn on the Pioneer Park stage tonight. Here’s a snapshot of De La Soul: Formed • 1987 in Long Island, N.Y. Members • Vincent Mason (Maseo), Kelvin Mercer (Posdnuos) and David Jude Jolicoeur (Trugoy the Dove) formed the group while still in high school. Their demo ...</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> 58321982@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:49:01 MDT County Council lines up behind unified 911 system http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58314652-90/county-system-dispatch-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58314652-90/county-system-dispatch-lake.html.csp">County Council lines up behind unified 911 system</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T21:43:13.428-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 09:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake County is closer to having a single computer-aided dispatch system for all of its public-safety agencies. An interlocal agreement has been reached between Salt Lake City, which operates off one dispatch platform, and the trustees of Valley Emergency Communications Center (VECC), which has a different dispatch system for many of the county’s other police agencies. To give that agreement more political weight, local-government councils are being asked to pass resolutions of support for ...</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> 58314652@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 21:43:13 MDT Former Aggie player Schlott signs pro deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58286483-55/schlott-single-career-player.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58286483-55/schlott-single-career-player.html.csp">Former Aggie player Schlott signs pro deal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T21:21:02.18-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 09:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Congrats to former Utah State player Jennifer Schlott who has signed a one-year deal to play for Tapiolan Honka in Finland. Schlott, who broke the Mountain West single season record for points scored in 2013-14 with 811, is the first Aggie female basketball player to sign a contract to play overseas since Alice Coddington and Amber White in 2011. Schlott broke several records in her career including single-season scoring (26.2), career assists (436), single-season assists (192) and single-game ...</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> 58286483@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 21:21:02 MDT 5 songs: Lady Gaga arrives in Utah with spectacle http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58238338-223/gaga-lady-dance-album.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58238338-223/gaga-lady-dance-album.html.csp">5 songs: Lady Gaga arrives in Utah with spectacle</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By David Burger</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T16:47:53.747-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 04:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In 2008, pop star Akon told The Salt Lake Tribune that a then-unknown singer named Lady Gaga would soon rule the charts — for a long time.&lt;freeform&gt; Akon was right about his one-time protege, who grew up as Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta but whose stage name soon became a household word. This is the second time Lady Gaga is coming to headline EnergySolutions Arena in Salt Lake City, and if prior reviews of her ARTPOP Ball tour are any indication, fans will be treated to a spectacle no...</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> 58238338@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 16:47:53 MDT