State - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/State News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Arson suspected in Provo house fire http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58230416-78/fire-provo-schofield-according.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58230416-78/fire-provo-schofield-according.html.csp">Arson suspected in Provo house fire</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T23:10:01.669-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 11:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Investigators suspect an arsonist is responsible for the fire that destroyed a recently vacated Provo house. Dispatchers received a call about the fire at 2:28 a.m. Sunday. Firefighters arrived at 1284 S. State Street to find the house “well involved,” according to a Provo Police Department news release. Firefighters from four stations aggressively attacked the flames, but the fire was able to travel through spaces in the roof because of several modifications to the house, according to the rele...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58230416@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:10:01 MDT No booze for D.C. folks? New Hampshire may fix law http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58230505-68/state-law-hampshire-washington.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58230505-68/state-law-hampshire-washington.html.csp">No booze for D.C. folks? New Hampshire may fix law</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By HOLLY RAMER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T21:42:19.147-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 09:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Concord, N.H. • New Hampshire is assuring residents of the nation’s capital that they can purchase alcohol in the state despite a law that suggests otherwise. But cigarettes? Maybe not. The New Hampshire Liquor Commission recently told retailers they should accept Washington, D.C., driver’s licenses when determining a buyer’s age, even though state law does not explicitly include them and instead refers to licenses from “another state” or Canada. The issue came up this month when a Concord store...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582305052014-07-27T21:42:19.147-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-27T21:42:19.147-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58230505@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 21:42:19 MDT New rules help Utah snag immigrants’ illegal driver licenses http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207665-78/driver-license-utah-licenses.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207665-78/driver-license-utah-licenses.html.csp">New rules help Utah snag immigrants’ illegal driver licenses</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T16:07:36.917-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 04:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Forcing Utah drivers to prove their citizenship and identity for a license may have seemed like torture at times during the past five years, initially causing lines with waits that averaged more than three hours. But it has brought some results expected by lawmakers during heated immigration debates. Since the program started in 2010, the state found that 5,923 undocumented immigrants illegally had full driver licenses, obtained largely through use of Social Security numbers they should not hav...</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> 58207665@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 16:07:36 MDT Stanford not slighted by 2nd-place Pac-12 pick http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58228211-77/pac-stanford-oregon-doesn.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58228211-77/pac-stanford-oregon-doesn.html.csp">Stanford not slighted by 2nd-place Pac-12 pick</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T23:28:58.882-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Stanford has played in four straight major bowl games and the past two Rose Bowls, building a resilient football power at an improbable place. The Cardinal’s reward for all that consistency this week? They were picked to finish second behind Oregon in the Pac-12 North Division yet again. Yet Stanford coach David Shaw doesn’t perceive any slight in the preseason conference media poll. He believes it’s a testament to the overall power of the Pac-12, which appears to be stacked with d...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582282112014-07-26T23:28:58.882-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-26T23:28:58.882-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58228211@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 23:28:58 MDT Utah man dies in crash near Idaho border http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58229517-78/idaho-state-beaslin-brooks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58229517-78/idaho-state-beaslin-brooks.html.csp">Utah man dies in crash near Idaho border</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T14:17:50.101-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 02:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Taylorsville man died Sunday in an Idaho crash near the Utah state line. Mark Beaslin, 60, was sleeping in the cargo area of a van driven by Kenneth Brooks, 17, of Magna, according to Idaho State Police. About 3:20 a.m., Brooks was traveling eastbound on Interstate 84 when he swerved to avoid an animal and over steered back, causing his van to overturn at milepost 273, according to the state police. Beaslin was ejected when the van overturned. He and Brooks, who was wearing a seat belt, were t...</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> 58229517@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 14:17:50 MDT Coming soon to Utah liquor stores: cannabis oils? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58216771-78/oils-state-says-parents.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58216771-78/oils-state-says-parents.html.csp">Coming soon to Utah liquor stores: cannabis oils?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T01:01:03.388-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A state senator who co-sponsored the bill legalizing the possession of cannabis extracts to treat children with epilepsy is considering ways to make it easier for Utah parents to get the oils, including potentially making them available at state liquor stores. Sen. Steve Urquhart, R-St. George, says the problem parents face now is that it is still technically illegal under federal law for them to possess or transport the oils, which are extracts from marijuana plants high in a chemical called ca...</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> 58216771@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 01:01:03 MDT Utah football analysis: Utes have earned respect, but not much interest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58224329-77/utah-pac-utes-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58224329-77/utah-pac-utes-state.html.csp">Utah football analysis: Utes have earned respect, but not much interest</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T23:28:24.845-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seven of 11 Pac-12 opponents would tell you, from experience, that Utah shouldn’t be taken lightly. If you deigned to ask, that is. Only USC, Oregon, Arizona State and Washington have not lost to the Utes since their inaugural Pac-12 season, when they won four of their final five conference games and were a three-point Colorado upset away from competing for the Pac-12 championship against BCS runner-up Oregon. All they needed was a stronger grip on those slippery leads. All they needed was some ...</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> 58224329@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 23:28:24 MDT College football: Weber State hires director of operations from University of Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225335-77/football-duff-weber-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225335-77/football-duff-weber-state.html.csp">College football: Weber State hires director of operations from University of Utah</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T15:59:31.888-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 03:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ogden • Grant Duff has been named the new director of football operations at Weber State, first-year head coach Jay Hill announced Friday. Duff has spent the last five years serving in various capacities with the football program at the University of Utah, where he worked with Hill. In his new role at Weber, Duff will be involved in all areas of the football program, including travel, budget, scheduling and organization. “We are really excited to have Grant join our staff,” Hill said. “I know ho...</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> 58225335@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 15:59:31 MDT Weber’s Morales signs with NFL’s Carolina Panthers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225392-77/carolina-morales-weber-nfl.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225392-77/carolina-morales-weber-nfl.html.csp">Weber’s Morales signs with NFL’s Carolina Panthers</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T15:59:31.833-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 03:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ogden • Former Weber State linebacker Anthony Morales has signed a rookie free agent contract with the NFL’s Carolina Panthers. Morales, who is from Edmond, Okla., participated in Carolina’s mini-camp in May. He was a three-year captain and All-Big Sky Conference selection at Weber State. In 40 games with the Wildcats, he recorded 342 tackles — fifth on the school’s all-time list. Carolina opens its preseason schedule Aug. 8 against Buffalo.</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> 58225392@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 15:59:31 MDT Burt’s Tiki Lounge may be first to sell Utah liquor license http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58224774-78/license-state-alcohol-liquor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58224774-78/license-state-alcohol-liquor.html.csp">Burt’s Tiki Lounge may be first to sell Utah liquor license</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="2014-07-26T13:09:29.607-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 01:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Burt’s Tiki Lounge in Salt Lake City may become the first Utah business to sell its state liquor license for a profit. Earlier this week, the Utah Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (DABC) received a notice of “intended transfer” from the tiny bar at 726 S. State St. The document, which does not include a sale price, “is just the first step in the sale process,” said Nina McDermott, DABC director of compliance and licensing enforcement. Before it is finalized, club owners must prove there ...</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> 58224774@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 13:09:29 MDT Video shows smiling American bomber in Syria http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227226-68/killed-observatory-abu-salha.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227226-68/killed-observatory-abu-salha.html.csp">Video shows smiling American bomber in Syria</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BASSEM MROUE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T11:46:02.226-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 11:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beirut • An al-Qaida-linked group fighting in Syria has released video of the first American to carry out a suicide attack in the country’s civil war, showing him smiling and saying he looked forward to going to heaven. The Nusra Front released the new video late Friday showing American citizen Moner Mohammad Abu-Salha, 22, with other fighters before the May 25 attack that targeted several army positions at the same time. It said two of the other three suicide attackers in the assault in the gov...</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> 58227226@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 11:46:02 MDT U.S. evacuates embassy in Libya as militias clash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227224-68/libya-security-department-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227224-68/libya-security-department-state.html.csp">U.S. evacuates embassy in Libya as militias clash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Ernesto Londono</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Anne Gearan</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T20:56:31.453-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 08:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The State Department on Saturday evacuated all U.S. personnel from its embassy in Libya after clashes among rival militias in the capital intensified in recent days in the vicinity of the diplomatic mission, officials said. Traveling in Paris, Secretary of State John Kerry cited the threat posed by “freewheeling militia violence” near the embassy in Tripoli. Kerry said some embassy functions will continue from neighboring Tunisia, where diplomats were taken. “We will return the mom...</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> 58227224@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 20:56:31 MDT California trying to cut water, but is it working? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227210-68/agencies-state-california-data.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227210-68/agencies-state-california-data.html.csp">California trying to cut water, but is it working?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MATT HAMILTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T11:39:02.084-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 11:39AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • When Gov. Jerry Brown called on everyone from residents to businesses in California to curb water usage by 20 percent, he told state government to lead by example. Six months after his emergency declaration, many agencies and departments can’t say whether their efforts to conserve water are sufficient because few have been comparing how much water they are using this year to last. Here are five things to know about how state agencies are faring as they try to use less water: CUTS N...</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> 58227210@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 11:39:02 MDT Utah football: The ‘04 Utes were as good as advertised http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58216540-77/utes-meyer-state-coach.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58216540-77/utes-meyer-state-coach.html.csp">Utah football: The ‘04 Utes were as good as advertised</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kurt Kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T23:49:02.397-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 11:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">&lt;freeform&gt; Alex Smith zipped a pass over the middle to Steve Savoy, who caught the ball and raced down the sideline to the end zone. In that moment, three plays into the 2004 season, the Utah Utes fulfilled everything they’d promised all summer: “You Ain’t Seen Nothin’ Yet.” &lt;iframe width=”640” height=”400” src=”//www.youtube.com/embed/HvbPBKKIAPI?rel=0” frameborder=”0” allowfullscreen&gt;&lt;/iframe&gt; The Utes finished 12-0 with a resounding defeat of Pittsburgh in the Fiesta Bowl, ...</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> 58216540@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 23:49:02 MDT Ohio State to form task force after band scandal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227195-68/band-university-waters-columbus.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227195-68/band-university-waters-columbus.html.csp">Ohio State to form task force after band scandal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T11:32:25.151-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 11:32AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Columbus, Ohio • Ohio State University says a task force will be formed to help bring changes after the firing of its celebrated marching band’s director amid allegations he ignored rampant sexual harassment. The university intends to name the task force members within days, the Columbus Dispatch reported Saturday (http://bit.ly/1AjaGfp ). They will study how to reverse a band culture of sexual harassment and objectionable traditions. The university dismissed director Jonathan Waters on Thursday...</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> 58227195@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 11:32:25 MDT Letter: Are we really horse lovers? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58224034-82/horses-die-horse-lovers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58224034-82/horses-die-horse-lovers.html.csp">Letter: Are we really horse lovers?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T16:00:02.608-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 04:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As I watched the Days of ’47 Parade, I was especially aware of the many beautiful horses. It seems clear that we in Utah value and appreciate horses. How can it be, then, that after 10 horses in Magna were left to die of thirst and starvation, the only solution I have seen proposed to address similar situations is a state slaughter facility? There are those who also think this is a good tool to use with our wild horses. Really? I will be interested to find out what kind of penalty Erda Livestoc...</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> 58224034@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:00:02 MDT Letter: The nation is a ‘state’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58224286-82/state-exchange-states-government.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58224286-82/state-exchange-states-government.html.csp">Letter: The nation is a ‘state’</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T16:00:03.015-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 04:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I have read the phrase used by the D.C. Court of Appeals in Halbig v. Burwell: “an exchange established by the State.” This word “State” is singular and means government, not a private company. If it had said states, that would be another issue and it would have forbid D.C. and U.S. possessions from getting assistance in tax credits from the IRS, as they are not states. In other parts of the law it encourages states to set up their own exchange under federal guidelines. The phrase did not say ...</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> 58224286@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:00:03 MDT Lyft says it’s starting New York City service http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58224259-79/lyft-service-york-says.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58224259-79/lyft-service-york-says.html.csp">Lyft says it’s starting New York City service</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T12:23:02.395-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 12:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Albany, N.Y. • The on-demand ride-sharing app Lyft says it is starting limited service in New York City after reaching agreement with state and city officials to resolve regulatory issues. New York’s attorney general and Department of Financial Services say the company agreed to operate “in full compliance” with existing laws and regulations, and that it will start its city service Friday night with commercial drivers only. Lyft also says it will suspend operations in Buffalo and Rochester on Au...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582242592014-07-25T12:23:02.395-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-25T12:23:02.395-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58224259@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:23:02 MDT Pac-12 football: Stanford, ASU players compliment Utes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58221574-77/pac-stanford-media-players.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58221574-77/pac-stanford-media-players.html.csp">Pac-12 football: Stanford, ASU players compliment Utes</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T11:10:09.044-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 11:10AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • His 34 wins in three seasons are evidence that he knows football, but@CoachDavidShaw also has some sage thoughts on social media. Shaw said he and his staff not only monitor their players’ Twitter feeds, but that he stresses the importance of keeping some aspects of their life out of the digital realm. For their sanity’s sake. Social media has been “the best and worst thing for a lot of young people,” he said Thursday in the lobby of Paramount Theater, as reporters tweeted his thou...</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> 58221574@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:10:09 MDT Pac-12 football: Conference boasts impressive QB roster http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58220073-77/mariota-pac-quarterbacks-conference.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58220073-77/mariota-pac-quarterbacks-conference.html.csp">Pac-12 football: Conference boasts impressive QB roster</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle Goon </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T11:10:09.017-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 11:10AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If you ask Washington State QB Connor Halliday who the best Pac-12 quarterback is, he’s glad to tell you: It’s a tough call, but all-around, it’s got to be Oregon’s Marcus Mariota. Of course, if you ask Mariota, he’s just as likely to point at UCLA’s Brett Hundley, or Oregon State’s Sean Mannion. Maybe they’re just being polite. Maybe they all think of themselves the way Arizona State’s Taylor Kelly thinks of himself: “I see myself at the top, just like those other quarterbacks.” How would Kelly...</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> 58220073@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:10:09 MDT