SUPPORT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SUPPORT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Joan Rivers still in hospital; stars tweet support http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58358567-223/joan-rivers-hospital-stars.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58358567-223/joan-rivers-hospital-stars.html.csp">Joan Rivers still in hospital; stars tweet support</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-31T17:17:11.441-06:00">Updated Aug 31, 2014 05:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Joan Rivers remains hospitalized three days after going into cardiac arrest at a doctor’s office in New York City. The Mount Sinai Hospital said Sunday that it had no updates to release on the 81-year-old comedian’s health. Daughter Melissa Rivers said Friday that she was in serious condition. A spokeswoman for Joan Rivers didn’t immediately respond to messages Sunday. She was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital on Thursday, a day after she spoke at an employee event at Time Inc. in New Yor...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583585672014-08-31T17:17:11.441-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-31T17:17:11.441-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58358567@www.sltrib.com Sun, 31 Aug 2014 17:17:11 MDT Letter: West Valley won’t support safe cycling http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58352129-82/valley-west-county-support.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58352129-82/valley-west-county-support.html.csp">Letter: West Valley won’t support safe cycling</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-31T21:55:48.296-06:00">Updated Aug 31, 2014 09:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Recently Salt Lake County announced the building of 87 new miles of bike lanes throughout the valley. County Mayor Ben McAdams and the county council generously support new bicycle infrastructure with $814,000. Eight cities applied for this new county money. West Valley City chose to not submit an application. The result is that cities such as Sandy and Holladay will benefit with safer roads. West Valley and Mayor Ron Bigelow seem unable or unwilling to support safe cycling routes to schools a...</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> 58352129@www.sltrib.com Sun, 31 Aug 2014 21:55:48 MDT Letter: Don’t vote for candidates who don’t support equal pay http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58352353-82/women-equal-pay-vote.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58352353-82/women-equal-pay-vote.html.csp">Letter: Don’t vote for candidates who don’t support equal pay</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T17:05:02.687-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 05:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Women who vote for politicians who do not support equal pay for women are stupid women. That is not an insult. That is a fact. There is absolutely no reason why women doing the same job as men should not receive pay equal to the men’s. There is no factual argument for doing that, not one. Here in Utah and in Nevada, women by the thousands continue to vote for Sens. Orrin Hatch, Mike Lee and Dean Heller, even though all three reject equal pay for women. How else can that be described other than b...</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> 58352353@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:05:02 MDT Business leaders offer support for free Scotland http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58347400-79/leaders-scotland-independence-support.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58347400-79/leaders-scotland-independence-support.html.csp">Business leaders offer support for free Scotland</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T10:28:01.675-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 10:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • Some 200 business leaders have offered support for the idea of Scottish independence from Britain, hitting back after a similar letter from other companies argued there are too many uncertainties surrounding the Sept. 18 vote. The leaders argued that independence was in the best interests of Scotland. In an open letter in The Herald newspaper, the leaders say the real threat to Scotland’s economy comes from the British Conservative Party’s willingness to hold a referendum on taking Brit...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583474002014-08-28T10:28:01.675-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-28T10:28:01.675-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58347400@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:28:01 MDT Letter: My paper was too late and too light http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58334018-82/4.5-area-late-news.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58334018-82/4.5-area-late-news.csp">Letter: My paper was too late and too light</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T12:05:03.582-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 12:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">My Sunday paper wasn’t delivered until 8:25 AM, but that isn’t the issue here. There is very little printed content on page 1. Graphics: There is a 4.5” by 7” picture of a pretty sandpiper. Your banner with two football coaches takes up 4.5” by 11” of space. There is an advertisement taking up 3” x 11” of space. You are surely aware that the print area is only 20” by 11”. I can give you the percentages of the printed text, but I don’t want to do the math; but it is far too little for this reade...</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> 58334018@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:05:03 MDT Krauthammer: Stopping the worst people on earth http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58325489-82/obama-state-islamic-power.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58325489-82/obama-state-islamic-power.html.csp">Krauthammer: Stopping the worst people on earth</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Charles Krauthammer</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T16:10:53.366-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 04:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Baghdad called President Obama’s bluff and he came through. He had refused to provide air support to Iraqi government forces until the Iraqis got rid of their divisive sectarian prime minister. They did. He responded. With the support of U.S. airstrikes, Iraqi and Kurdish forces have retaken the Mosul dam. Previous strikes had relieved the siege of Mount Sinjar and helped the Kurds retake two strategic towns that had opened the road to a possible Islamic State assault on Irbil, 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> 58325489@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:10:53 MDT Keating: Could Scotland really break away from Britain? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58313166-82/independence-scotland-britain-percent.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58313166-82/independence-scotland-britain-percent.html.csp">Keating: Could Scotland really break away from Britain?</a></h4>