SUSPENDED - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SUSPENDED News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah Grizzlies beat Las Vegas in suspended game, 2-1 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57803503-77/game-utah-branham-grizzlies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57803503-77/game-utah-branham-grizzlies.html.csp">Utah Grizzlies beat Las Vegas in suspended game, 2-1</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T22:51:22.381-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 10:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kearns • If every suspended game that ended 18 hours after it started winds up like his first one, Utah coach Tim Branham wouldn’t mind playing more of them. David Vallorani scored his team-high 24th goal with 9:51 remaining Thursday afternoon to give the Grizzlies a 2-1 ECHL victory over Las Vegas at the Utah Olympic Oval. The game began Wednesday night at the Maverick Center but was stopped with 6:12 left in the second period because a broken pipe resulted in damaged ice. When play resumed, 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57803503@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 22:51:22 MDT Pitts: Waiting for excuses for the inexcusable http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57728537-82/american-excuses-black-percent.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57728537-82/american-excuses-black-percent.html.csp">Pitts: Waiting for excuses for the inexcusable</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Leonard Pitts Jr.</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Miami Herald</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-26T01:01:04.993-06:00">Updated Mar 26, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">What excuses will they make this time? Meaning that cadre of letters-to-the-editor writers and conservative pundits who so reliably say such stupid things whenever the subject is race. Indeed, race is the third rail of American conscience; to touch it is to be zapped by rationalizations, justifications and lies that defy reason, but that some must embrace to preserve for themselves the fiction of liberty and justice for all. Otherwise, they’d have to face the fact that advantage and disadvantag...</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> 57728537@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Mar 2014 01:01:04 MDT Black U.S. students suspended more often, even as preschoolers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57712258-68/suspended-preschool-preschoolers-students.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57712258-68/suspended-preschool-preschoolers-students.html.csp">Black U.S. students suspended more often, even as preschoolers</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KIMBERLY HEFLING and JESSE J. HOLLAND</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-21T19:15:24.597-06:00">Updated Mar 21, 2014 07:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Black students are more likely to be suspended from U.S. public schools — even as tiny preschoolers. The racial disparities in American education, from access to high-level classes and experienced teachers to discipline, were highlighted in a report released Friday by the Education Department’s civil rights arm. The suspensions — and disparities — begin at the earliest grades. Black children represent about 18 percent of children in preschool programs in schools, but they make up al...</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> 57712258@www.sltrib.com Fri, 21 Mar 2014 19:15:24 MDT Ohio 10-year-old points finger like gun, is suspended http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57630601-68/gun-columbus-finger-ohio.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57630601-68/gun-columbus-finger-ohio.html.csp">Ohio 10-year-old points finger like gun, is suspended</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-04T09:16:28.794-06:00">Updated Mar 4, 2014 09:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Columbus, Ohio • A central Ohio principal says she suspended a 10-year-old boy from school for three days for pretending his finger was a gun and pointing it at another student’s head. The boy’s father says it’s the adults who are acting childish for suspending the boy from Devonshire Alternative Elementary School in Columbus last week. The fifth-grader said he was “just playing around.” But district spokesman Jeff Warner told The Columbus Dispatch (http://bit.ly/1jO1rL7 ) that Devonshire Princi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576306012014-03-04T09:16:28.794-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-04T09:16:28.794-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57630601@www.sltrib.com Tue, 04 Mar 2014 09:16:28 MDT UVU basketball: New Mexico State players suspended after brawl http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57613213-77/utah-valley-miller-ross.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57613213-77/utah-valley-miller-ross.html.csp">UVU basketball: New Mexico State players suspended after brawl</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-28T22:09:33.267-06:00">Updated Feb 28, 2014 10:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Orem • The Western Athletic Conference has suspended New Mexico State players K.C. Ross-Miller and Renaldo Dixon for their roles in a brawl at Utah Valley on Thursday night. Ross-Miller was suspended for two games and Dixon was suspended for one for violating the conference’s sportsmanship policy. As time expired in Utah Valley’s 66-61 overtime victory, the players were walking to their benches when Ross-Miller threw the basketball at Holton Hunsaker. Utah Valley fans were storming the court whe...</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> 57613213@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Feb 2014 22:09:33 MDT