SINGLE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SINGLE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) MLB: NL capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57836292-77/innings-hit-run-single.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57836292-77/innings-hit-run-single.html.csp">MLB: NL capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T10:23:08.525-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 10:23AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">DODGERS 2, GIANTS 1 SAN FRANCISCO • Hyun-Jin Ryu stretched his road scoreless streak to 26 innings, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Francisco Giants 2-1 Thursday to avoid a sweep. Ryu (3-1) struck out three and walked one on a season-high 112 pitches in seven innings, helping his club move into a tie with the Giants atop the NL West at 10-6. Kenley Jansen gave up a two-out RBI single to Adrianza before finishing for his fifth save. Yasiel Puig returned to the Dodgers starting lineup and...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578362922014-04-18T10:23:08.525-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-18T10:23:08.525-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57836292@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:23:08 MDT Kirby: Think you’re both in love? Prove it by changing faiths http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57828031-200/love-faith-kirby-committed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57828031-200/love-faith-kirby-committed.html.csp">Kirby: Think you’re both in love? Prove it by changing faiths</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Kirby</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T18:53:48.024-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 06:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Are you single, lonely and a committed [insert faith here]? Are you interested in meeting other [insert faith here] singles for the purposes of romance? Does your heart yearn for a shared faith so you can marry and then divorce in a few years when one of you changes his or her mind about [insert faith here]? Given the divorce rate in America, that might be a more accurate way of promoting religious singles dating sites. People, even those we love, have a tendency to change. If you’re not curre...</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> 57828031@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:53:48 MDT Guard gets her shot at WNBA http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/57828332-55/points-career-guard-record.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/57828332-55/points-career-guard-record.html.csp">Guard gets her shot at WNBA</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="2014-04-16T15:13:01.52-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 03:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah State's Jennifer Schlott's collegiate playing days are over, but that doesn't mean her career is. The guard will get her chance at a pro career with the Indiana Fever as she signed a contract with the WNBA team on Wednesday. Training camp opens on April 27. "It was a surprise," Schlott said Wednesday's deal. "I thought that it might happen, but I didn't think it would happen so soon." As a senior for the Aggies, the guard broke the MWC and Utah State single-season record for points scored 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> 57828332@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:13:01 MDT U.S. home building up in March after frigid winter http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57826503-79/percent-construction-march-builders.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57826503-79/percent-construction-march-builders.html.csp">U.S. home building up in March after frigid winter</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL WISEMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T08:02:02.819-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 08:02AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • U.S home construction rose moderately in March as builders resumed work at the end of a frigid winter. But applications for building permits slid, clouding the outlook for future construction. Builders started work on 946,000 homes at a seasonally adjusted annual rate in March, up 2.8 percent from 920,000 in February, the Commerce Department said Wednesday. Construction of single-family homes rose 6 percent, more than offsetting a 3.1 percent drop in the construction of apartments, ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578265032014-04-16T08:02:02.819-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-16T08:02:02.819-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57826503@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:02:02 MDT Letter: How about banning single parents? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57808395-82/couples-marriage-parents-single.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57808395-82/couples-marriage-parents-single.html.csp">Letter: How about banning single parents?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T09:17:40.203-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 09:17AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Our attorney general’s attack on marriage equality and adoption is based on a notion that different-sex couples provide better parenting than gay couples (a skewing of findings that show that two parents are generally better than one). If dual-sex parents are the gold standard and Utah can tolerate nothing less, then we’ll need to eliminate single-parent households. But good news! Since marriage’s purpose is to raise children, there’s a simple solution. In cases of unwed mothers, parental dea...</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> 57808395@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 09:17:40 MDT Letter: Single-payer health care is not comparable to sports cars for everyone http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57797157-82/health-payer-porsche-single.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57797157-82/health-payer-porsche-single.html.csp">Letter: Single-payer health care is not comparable to sports cars for everyone</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T09:17:39.297-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 09:17AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A double award goes to the writer of the Forum letter equating single-payer health insurance with a system for bestowing a Porsche on everyone: one for most obtuse thinking, another for demonstrating the lowest level of intellectual capacity (“Why not give everyone a Porsche as well as health care?” Forum, April 5). It’s difficult to refrain from using the word “idiot” when referring to someone who thinks receiving health care is somehow equivalent to getting a luxury sports car. Let’s put it ...</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> 57797157@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 09:17:39 MDT MLB: NL capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57806734-77/run-hits-innings-runs.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57806734-77/run-hits-innings-runs.html.csp">MLB: NL capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-12T16:00:58.971-06:00">Updated Apr 12, 2014 04:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">PIRATES 5, CUBS 4 CHICAGO • Pedro Alvarez hit a three-run homer to cap a five-run seventh inning and Jason Grilli retired Emilio Bonifacio on a bases-loaded grounder to end the game, giving the Pittsburgh Pirates a 5-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Thursday. The Pirates trailed 4-0 heading into the seventh, but two big drives changed things. Pinch hitter Travis Snider cut the deficit in half with a two-run homer off Brian Schlitter. Alvarez put Pittsburgh ahead with his three-run drive agains...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578067342014-04-12T16:00:58.971-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-12T16:00:58.971-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Leake (1-1) allowed four hits and a walk in eight scoreless innings and Devin Mesoraco hit a two-run home run for the Reds, who avoided a three-game sweep after dropping their ninth series in their last 10 in St. Louis. Shelb...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578021202014-04-11T16:27:45.858-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-11T16:27:45.858-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57802120@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:27:45 MDT Letter: Why not give everyone a Porsche, as well as health care? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57774283-82/porsche-health-payer-single.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57774283-82/porsche-health-payer-single.html.csp">Letter: Why not give everyone a Porsche, as well as health care?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T01:01:07.266-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Peg McKenzie (“Daughter learns how easy, low-cost health care can be,” Forum, April 3) describes how her daughter, while in the Czech Republic, had a “great introduction … to a single-payer health system” as her adult teacher’s “… ER visit was free.” That same day, Karlan Douglas (“Single-payer health system would work better,” Forum, April 3) promotes “The answer is a single-payer system where the middleman is eliminated.” I agree completely, and think we should extend this to Porsches. I 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> 57774283@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 01:01:07 MDT MLB: AL capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57769448-77/innings-hits-run-1-0.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57769448-77/innings-hits-run-1-0.html.csp">MLB: AL capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-04T19:19:47.78-06:00">Updated Apr 4, 2014 07:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">RED SOX 6, ORIOLES 2 BALTIMORE • Mike Napoli homered and drove in four runs, John Lackey allowed three hits in six innings and the Boston Red Sox spoiled the Baltimore debut of Ubaldo Jimenez by beating the Orioles 6-2 Wednesday night. David Ortiz hit a two-run homer off Jimenez (0-1) and Dustin Pedroia had four hits for the defending World Series champion Red Sox, now 1-1 after losing to Baltimore on opening day. Nelson Cruz homered for the second time in two games for the Orioles, who mustered...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577694482014-04-04T19:19:47.78-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-04T19:19:47.78-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57769448@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Apr 2014 19:19:47 MDT Letter: Single-payer health-care system would work better http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57759114-82/payer-single-system-care.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57759114-82/payer-single-system-care.html.csp">Letter: Single-payer health-care system would work better</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-03T01:01:04.152-06:00">Updated Apr 3, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As hyperbole has become the language of the discussion on the Affordable Care Act, the real solution for our health-care system is being ignored. The answer is a single-payer system where the middleman is eliminated. Fear-mongering has overshadowed the benefits of a single-payer system in favor of supporting the corporate greed of an industry whose sole objective is to rake in profits for their stockholders. People throw around made-up scenarios to rationalize their fear of the single-payer sys...</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> 57759114@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Apr 2014 01:01:04 MDT Different degrees of longing explained http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57695120-223/someone-longing-advice-carolyn.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57695120-223/someone-longing-advice-carolyn.html.csp">Different degrees of longing explained</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-28T01:01:02.711-06:00">Updated Mar 28, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dear Carolyn • I get you are a strong believer of the be-content-with-yourself theory of singlehood. What I am not getting is when someone is longing for a baby, we “get” this and understand if they skip other people’s baby showers, etc. We can understand their pain. When someone is single and longing for a partner, we assume something is wrong with them for craving something outside themselves. Your advice has really followed these lines and I don’t see the longing as all that different. Please...</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> 57695120@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Mar 2014 01:01:02 MDT Letter: Utah adoption laws archaic; fathers can be great single parents http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57698931-82/adoption-child-fathers-rep.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57698931-82/adoption-child-fathers-rep.html.csp">Letter: Utah adoption laws archaic; fathers can be great single parents</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-24T07:45:35.013-06:00">Updated Mar 24, 2014 07:45AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The comments made by Rep. Edward Redd and Rep. LaVar Christensen regarding the recently passed changes to Utah’s antiquated and irrational adoption laws were absolutely outrageous (“Utah lawmakers make move to stop adoption ‘forum shopping,’” Tribune, March 14). Referring to these fathers who have made extensive efforts to become a parent to their child as “sperm donors” is an attack on all single fathers. After my mother left our family when I was only 5 and made no attempt to gain custody, m...</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> 57698931@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Mar 2014 07:45:35 MDT Oscars 2014 red carpet: What they wore http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57625164-223/embed-single-div-ndn.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57625164-223/embed-single-div-ndn.html.csp">Oscars 2014 red carpet: What they wore</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-03T14:04:19.065-06:00">Updated Mar 3, 2014 02:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Academy Award winners create buzz. Then there’s the buzz generated by what the winners (and others) wore. Lupita Nyong’o took home the Best Supporting Actress Oscar on Sunday — and looked very much the part in a pale blue Prada goddess gown. Cate Blanchett’s heavily embellished, light tan Armani gown sparkled under the lights at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles when she collected her Oscar for best actress in “Blue Jasmine.” And Jennifer Lawrence, rarely tripped up by style, wore a $2 million, 1...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576251642014-03-03T14:04:19.065-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-03T14:04:19.065-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57625164@www.sltrib.com Mon, 03 Mar 2014 14:04:19 MDT No wine or booze for Utah hockey fans http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57597584-223/liquor-center-event-single.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57597584-223/liquor-center-event-single.html.csp">No wine or booze for Utah hockey fans</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-26T09:29:10.131-06:00">Updated Feb 26, 2014 09:29AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah state liquor commission has decided to keep wine and spirits in the penalty box during Utah Grizzlies hockey games, although beer is still in play. On Tuesday, the concessionaire for the Maverik Center attempted to score three single-event liquor permits that would have allowed wine and cocktails to be served at six games in February, March and April. But the liquor board voted 5-0 to deny the request, saying that single-event permits are designed for civic or community groups promot...</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> 57597584@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Feb 2014 09:29:10 MDT CNN says ‘Piers Morgan Live’ is ending http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57590985-223/morgan-cnn-channel-embed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57590985-223/morgan-cnn-channel-embed.html.csp">CNN says ‘Piers Morgan Live’ is ending</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LYNN ELBER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Television Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-24T15:37:50.042-06:00">Updated Feb 24, 2014 03:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • CNN’s prime-time talk show “Piers Morgan Live” is coming to an end, the news channel said Sunday. Morgan, who succeeded Larry King in the 9 p.m. EST time slot three years ago, was drawing lackluster ratings. In contrast, King had a 25-year run on CNN. The airdate for Morgan’s last show has yet to be determined, CNN said in a statement. Morgan is a former U.K. tabloid editor who reinvented himself as a TV personality with stints as a judge on “Britain’s Got Talent” and its U.S. spin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-575909852014-02-24T15:37:50.042-06:00" id="#license-2014-02-24T15:37:50.042-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57590985@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Feb 2014 15:37:50 MDT