STERLING - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/STERLING News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) World stocks higher after Fed announcement http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58428404-79/percent-fed-markets-rose.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58428404-79/percent-fed-markets-rose.html.csp">World stocks higher after Fed announcement</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By YOUKYUNG LEE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T08:25:01.708-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 08:25AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seoul, South Korea • World stocks mostly rose Thursday as Scotland votes in an independence referendum that could shake the U.K. economy and markets. Sentiment was underpinned by the Federal Reserve’s signal it is not rushing to raise interest rates. KEEPING SCORE: Britain’s FTSE 100 added 0.4 percent to 6,805.78 and Germany’s DAX rose 0.8 percent to 9.742.46. France’s CAC 40 advanced 0.5 percent to 4,454.78. Wall Street was set for further gains after the Dow set a record-high in the previous s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584284042014-09-18T08:25:01.708-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-18T08:25:01.708-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58428404@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:25:01 MDT Where’s the tape? America responds to video http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58409593-68/video-rice-elevator-images.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58409593-68/video-rice-elevator-images.html.csp">Where’s the tape? America responds to video</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JESSE WASHINGTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP National Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-13T19:12:58.837-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 07:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">We only respond if there’s video. That’s one lesson that can be drawn from the belated reaction to football player Ray Rice knocking out his fiancee in an elevator. Rice was arrested back in February, and in July was suspended for two games. But once video of the actual punch surfaced this week, he was banned indefinitely. Time and again, we are informed of outrages — Rice’s domestic violence; beheadings and rape by the fanatics calling themselves the Islamic State; Donald Sterling’s racism; abu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584095932014-09-13T19:12:58.837-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-13T19:12:58.837-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58409593@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 19:12:58 MDT NBA notes: L.A. Clippers sign Doc Rivers to 5-year extension http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58345681-77/rivers-clippers-doc-team.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58345681-77/rivers-clippers-doc-team.html.csp">NBA notes: L.A. Clippers sign Doc Rivers to 5-year extension</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T23:28:57.231-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Doc Rivers is staying with the Los Angeles Clippers for another five years. In Steve Ballmer’s first big move since taking over as the new owner, he gave Rivers a contract extension through the 2018-19 season. Ballmer said Wednesday it was one of his top priorities to ensure that Rivers remains as the long-term leader of the team. Rivers was a stabilizing force for the franchise during the upheaval created by former owner Donald Sterling’s racist remarks that led to his ouster afte...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583456812014-08-27T23:28:57.231-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T23:28:57.231-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58345681@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:28:57 MDT NBA notes: Donald Sterling loses appeal to block L.A. Clippers sale http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58295308-77/sale-court-sterling-angeles.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58295308-77/sale-court-sterling-angeles.html.csp">NBA notes: Donald Sterling loses appeal to block L.A. Clippers sale</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated PRess</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T10:49:18.701-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 10:49AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Donald Sterling’s latest effort to block the $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer was rejected Wednesday by a California appeals court. The 2nd District Court of Appeal issued a brief order Wednesday saying it couldn’t halt a sale that had been completed. “The evidence before this court indicates the sale of the Los Angeles Clippers to Steven Ballmer has closed,” the court wrote. Even if the sale hadn’t closed, the three judges said the ...</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> 58295308@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:49:18 MDT NBA: Steve Ballmer becomes owner of LA Clippers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58292506-77/sterling-ballmer-team-donald.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58292506-77/sterling-ballmer-team-donald.html.csp">NBA: Steve Ballmer becomes owner of LA Clippers</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BETH HARRIS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T22:42:23.639-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 10:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Steve Ballmer finally has an NBA outlet for his rah-rah displays of emotion as the new owner of the Los Angeles Clippers. The former Microsoft CEO’s record $2 billion purchase of the team was confirmed by a Los Angeles judge on Tuesday, clearing the way for the avid pickup basketball player to take over the team from Donald Sterling, who unsuccessfully fought his estranged wife over the sale. The sale achieves Ballmer’s longtime goal of owning a team. He made a bid last year before...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582925062014-08-13T22:42:23.639-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-13T22:42:23.639-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58292506@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 22:42:23 MDT NBA: Sale of Clippers to Ballmer is done http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58288471-62/clippers-ballmer-sterling-nba.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58288471-62/clippers-ballmer-sterling-nba.html.csp">NBA: Sale of Clippers to Ballmer is done</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> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T23:12:57.606-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Donald Sterling is no longer a part of the NBA.The league on Tuesday announced that the sale of the Los Angeles Clippers had been finalized, transferring ownership of the team from Sterling to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer.Here is the short news release from the league:"The transaction in which Steve Ballmer purchased the Los Angeles Clippers closed today following the entry of an order by a California court confirming the authority of Shelly Sterling, on behalf of the Sterling family, to s...</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> 58288471@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 23:12:57 MDT DVD review: Return to ‘Halifax’ for Season 2 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58247964-223/season-alan-halifax-tango.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58247964-223/season-alan-halifax-tango.html.csp">DVD review: Return to ‘Halifax’ for Season 2</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott D. Pierce</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T01:01:04.33-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Grade • A- DVD •There are two outstanding reasons to watch Season 2 of “Last Tango in Halifax” — Derek Jacobi and Anne Reid, who absolutely sparkle as late-in-life lovers Alan and Celia. As you’ll recall from Season 1, the two had an attraction more than half a century ago, but married other people. Each had a daughter; each was widowed; they found each other and fell in love. It’s a rocky road to romance even for senior citizens, what with Alan’s heart attack and the complicated lives of the...</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> 58247964@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 01:01:04 MDT Judge OKs record-setting $2B sale of L.A. Clippers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58234706-77/sterling-court-deal-nba.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58234706-77/sterling-court-deal-nba.html.csp">Judge OKs record-setting $2B sale of L.A. Clippers</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRIAN MELLEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T23:25:02.59-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 11:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling lost his attempt to block the $2 billion sale of the team to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer. In allowing the deal to go forward, Superior Court Judge Michael Levanas sided Monday with Sterling’s estranged wife, Shelly Sterling, who negotiated the record sale after the NBA banned the 80-year-old billionaire for making offensive remarks about blacks. Shelly Sterling sought the probate judge’s approval to ink the deal after tak...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582347062014-07-28T23:25:02.59-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T23:25:02.59-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58234706@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:25:02 MDT Judge rules against Sterling, OKs $2B sale of Clippers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58233979-77/sterling-clippers-sale-donald.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58233979-77/sterling-clippers-sale-donald.html.csp">Judge rules against Sterling, OKs $2B sale of Clippers</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRIAN MELLEY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T20:46:07.599-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 08:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content"></div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582339792014-07-28T20:46:07.599-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T20:46:07.599-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. 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