State - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/State News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Gay marriage fight recalls ‘60s mixed-race debate http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57702729-78/marriage-loving-utah-sex.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57702729-78/marriage-loving-utah-sex.html.csp">Gay marriage fight recalls ‘60s mixed-race debate</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brooke Adams</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T12:06:56.195-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 12:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As the judge listened to the attorney explain the state’s interest in barring the couple from marrying, he had a question: Are you saying there is scientific evidence that shows some children will be harmed by such marriages? The question posed to R.D. McIlwaine III, assistant attorney general of Virginia, came from Chief Justice of the United States Earl Warren on April 10, 1967. The case, of course, was Loving v. Virginia, which ended bans on interracial marriage. On Thursday, 47 years to 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57702729@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:06:56 MDT Utah’s rich fossil record featured in National Geographic http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57832784-78/dinosaurs-utah-national-museum.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57832784-78/dinosaurs-utah-national-museum.html.csp">Utah’s rich fossil record featured in National Geographic</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By brett prettyman</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T21:07:04.022-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 09:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Most everyone is familiar with Utah’s Life Elevated campaign, but perhaps it is time for a change. How about Laramidia Life Elevated? That was the suggestion from Vicki Varela, managing director of the Utah Office of Tourism, during a news conference Thursday at the Natural History Museum of Utah. Museum and state tourism officials gathered to celebrate a 20-page story, heavy on pictures and graphics, titled “Digging Utah’s Dinosaurs” in the May 2014 issue of National Geographic. “Laramidia is 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> 57832784@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:07:04 MDT Romney returns to political stage as GOP prepares for midterms http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57835965-68/romney-former-party-campaign.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57835965-68/romney-former-party-campaign.html.csp">Romney returns to political stage as GOP prepares for midterms</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Costa and Philip Rucker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> (c) 2014, The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T10:12:45.435-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 10:12AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">One rainy morning this month, the man who thought he would be president boarded a train near his beach house in San Diego. He stepped off in Burbank, Calif., and caught a ride to a sound stage, where his on-again, off-again political consigliere, Mike Murphy, was waiting to shoot a commercial on a set that bore more than a passing resemblance to the Oval Office. Looking and sounding like a president out of central casting, he nailed his lines. The crew called him “one-take Romney,” and before he...</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> 57835965@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:12:45 MDT Denver appeals court again considers same-sex marriage http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57833142-78/marriage-court-sex-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57833142-78/marriage-court-sex-state.html.csp">Denver appeals court again considers same-sex marriage</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T07:22:36.655-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 07:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For the second time in a week, a state tried to persuade three federal appeals court judges that it has the authority to define marriage as an institution that can only exist between a man and a woman. For the second time in a week, it is unclear whether the state succeeded. After nearly an hour of argument Thursday afternoon before the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, the case from Oklahoma was left in the hands of three judges — Jerome A. Holmes, Paul J. Kelly Jr. and Carlos F. Lucero — who 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> 57833142@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:22:36 MDT Title of new Hillary Clinton book: ‘Hard Choices’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57836138-68/clinton-book-choices-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57836138-68/clinton-book-choices-state.html.csp">Title of new Hillary Clinton book: ‘Hard Choices’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEN THOMAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T09:19:06.975-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 09:19AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Hillary Rodham Clinton’s upcoming book will be called “Hard Choices,” a title that reflects how the potential 2016 presidential candidate may try to define her record as President Barack Obama’s secretary of state while she considers another White House campaign. Publisher Simon & Schuster said Friday the new book, to be released June 10, will offer Clinton’s “inside account of the crises, choices and challenges” she faced as secretary of state and “how those experiences drive her v...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578361382014-04-18T09:19:06.975-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-18T09:19:06.975-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57836138@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:19:06 MDT News roundup: Donate to the GOP and you might win a gun http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/57835704-64/trib-utah-state-county.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/57835704-64/trib-utah-state-county.html.csp">News roundup: Donate to the GOP and you might win a gun</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="2014-04-18T07:07:33.371-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 07:07AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">GOP candidates' latest idea: Raffle off guns. 10th Circuit hearing on Oklahoma case just as unclear. Utah's population expected to double by 2050. Happy Friday. It used to be that if you donated to a political campaign, all you got were more requests for money. Now you might win a gun. GOP candidates are turning more and more to online gun sweepstakes to lure potential contributors and boost their support. What better way, of course, to tout your 2nd Amendment love and excite folks at 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> 57835704@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:07:33 MDT Utah football: Fanaika reestablishing his career at Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57827084-89/fanaika-utah-poutasi-defensive.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57827084-89/fanaika-utah-poutasi-defensive.html.csp">Utah football: Fanaika reestablishing his career at Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle Goon | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T22:15:36.49-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 10:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">He doesn’t hold back: The trash talk spews forth from his mouth like venom. The 6-foot-3, 270-pound defensive end inches in front of Jeremiah Poutasi and tells him his quarterback will end up face down in the turf. After the snap, he’ll do his best to fulfill his threat and muscle into the pocket. The big left tackle is thankful that at the end of every two-hour practice, that the scourge in a black jersey dials back the gusto and ferocity, morphing into a friend who will pat him on the back. Po...</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> 57827084@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:15:36 MDT State colleges: Utah baseball team loses 3-1 to UCLA http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57835016-77/utah-runs-byu-pac.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57835016-77/utah-runs-byu-pac.html.csp">State colleges: Utah baseball team loses 3-1 to UCLA</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T22:16:05.812-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 10:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah baseball team broke a scoreless tie in the seventh inning Thursday night at Smith’s Ballpark, but the visiting UCLA Bruins plated three runs in the final two innings to escape with a 3-1 win in the series opener. U. starting pitcher Dalton Carroll had a no-hitter going into the sixth inning. He gave up an unearned run in the eighth, allowed just three hits and walked one while striking out a career-high nine. Wyler Smith and Cody Scaggari each had two hits for the Utes. The teams will p...</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> 57835016@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:16:05 MDT College basketball: Duke freshman Jabari Parker declares for NBA draft http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57834810-77/freshman-parker-duke-sophomore.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57834810-77/freshman-parker-duke-sophomore.html.csp">College basketball: Duke freshman Jabari Parker declares for NBA draft</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By AARON BEARD</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T22:47:04.394-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 10:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jabari Parker is hoping to become Duke’s latest one-and-done star to become the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft. The 6-foot-8 All-American forward said Thursday he’ll enter the NBA draft after being the highest-scoring freshman in Duke history. He was also the first freshman to lead the Blue Devils in scoring and rebounding, and the first freshman in three decades to be selected team MVP. Now he has the chance to do what Kyrie Irving did in 2011: follow a one-year stay at Duke by being the first na...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578348102014-04-17T22:47:04.394-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-17T22:47:04.394-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57834810@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:47:04 MDT Aggies will get plenty of national exposure in 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/57833699-55/aggies-games-game-national.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/57833699-55/aggies-games-game-national.html.csp">Aggies will get plenty of national exposure in 2014</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="2014-04-17T15:45:02.294-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 03:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah State will get plenty of national exposure for Chuckie Keeton and Co., next year as nine of its 13 games are scheduled for national TV. The Mountain West Conference announced the remainder of its TV schedule on Thursday, which includes four nationally televised home games for the Aggies and two road games. The Aggies' home game against Wake Forest on Sept. 13 and its road game at Colorado State on Oct. 18 will be televised by CBS Sports Network. Both kickoff at 5 p.m. MT. The Aggies' game 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> 57833699@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:45:02 MDT Steven Powell wants state to pay for treatment http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57832582-68/powell-state-treatment-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57832582-68/powell-state-treatment-http.html.csp">Steven Powell wants state to pay for treatment</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T12:34:36.889-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 12:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tacoma, Wash. • Steven Powell wants the state of Washington to pay for court-ordered sex offender treatment he says was denied while serving time in prison for voyeurism. Powell filed a motion in Pierce County Superior Court that will be heard on Friday. The News Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/1gB7D5K ) a response to the motion filed by a state lawyer for the Department of Corrections says Powell did not qualify for treatment in prison under the way he was sentenced. The 64-year-old Powell was r...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578325822014-04-17T12:34:36.889-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-17T12:34:36.889-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57832582@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:34:36 MDT Plans for tonight: Getting ‘sloppy’ at The State Room http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57807200-66/com-http-www-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57807200-66/com-http-www-state.html.csp">Plans for tonight: Getting ‘sloppy’ at The State Room</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</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="2014-04-17T12:01:02.167-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 12:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">• Electro/hip-hop group Hyper Crush performs at In The Venue, 219 S. 600 West, Salt Lake City. Opening acts: Jayefkay, TYR, SirensCeol. Show starts at 6. Tickets are $20, at Smith’s Tix. • South Carolina “sloppy-tonk” band Shovels & Rope performs at The State Room, 638 S. State St., Salt Lake City. Opening act: Parker Millsap. Show starts at 8. The show is sold out.</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> 57807200@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:01:02 MDT Oklahoma case carries on court fight over same -sex marriage http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57828972-78/utah-oklahoma-court-marriage.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57828972-78/utah-oklahoma-court-marriage.html.csp">Oklahoma case carries on court fight over same -sex marriage</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T09:16:29.644-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 09:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There are a lot of similarities between the Utah and Oklahoma same-sex marriage cases pending before the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals. In each, a federal judge found laws banning gay and lesbian unions were unconstitutional and violated the 14th Amendment’s guarantee of equal protection. Both have been appealed by the respective states. Both will be argued before the same panel of judges — Paul J. Kelly Jr., Carlos F. Lucero and Jerome A. Holmes. The big difference? Utah got to go first. That ...</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> 57828972@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:16:29 MDT California mulls wolf listing amid hunts elsewhere http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57829279-68/wolves-california-wolf-protections.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57829279-68/wolves-california-wolf-protections.html.csp">California mulls wolf listing amid hunts elsewhere</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SCOTT SMITH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T19:41:29.268-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 07:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fresno, Calif. • While much of the country has relaxed rules on killing gray wolves, California will consider protecting the species after a lone wolf from Oregon raised hopes the animals would repopulate their historic habitat in the Golden State. The California Fish and Game Commission on Wednesday postponed for three months a decision on whether to list the gray wolf as endangered. Commissioners heard impassioned arguments from environmentalists who want the wolves to again to roam the state ...</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> 57829279@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:41:29 MDT Out and about: Circle Takes the Square, Yonas and Pell http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57826459-223/lake-salt-tickets-performs.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57826459-223/lake-salt-tickets-performs.html.csp">Out and about: Circle Takes the Square, Yonas and Pell</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T13:46:12.721-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 01:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Goddamn Gallows Enjoy the “gutterbilly” sounds of The Goddamn Gallows. When • Tonight at 6 Where • In The Venue, 219 S. 600 West, Salt Lake City Tickets • $10; $12 day of show; SmithsTix Fall City Fall Dual-vocal hardcore band Fall City Fall performs. When • Tonight at 6:30 Where • Loading Dock, 445 S. 400 West, Salt Lake City Tickets • $10; visit ticketfly/1r7eUC7 Circle Takes the Square The screamo band Circle Takes the Square with Worst Friends and Visitors. 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> 57826459@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:46:12 MDT Utah State basketball team signs Arizona prep prospect Elston Jones http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57828653-77/guard-jones-elston-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57828653-77/guard-jones-elston-state.html.csp">Utah State basketball team signs Arizona prep prospect Elston Jones</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T16:25:31.599-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 04:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • Utah State announced Wednesday the signing of 6-foot-9 center Elston Jones from Millennium High School in Goodyear, Ariz. Jones played only seven games as a senior because of injuries, but he averaged 14 points, 14 rebounds and four blocked shots during his four-year prep career. “We are very excited about Elston joining our program,” Aggie coach Stew Morrill said in a statement released by the school. “We are getting a quality young man from a great family who has all the tools to be su...</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> 57828653@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:25:31 MDT Federal judge overturns 6-week abortion ban http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57827025-68/abortion-law-state-court.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57827025-68/abortion-law-state-court.html.csp">Federal judge overturns 6-week abortion ban</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JAMES MacPHERSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T19:25:46.905-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 07:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bismarck, N.D. • A federal judge on Wednesday overturned a North Dakota law banning abortions when a fetal heartbeat can be detected, as early as six weeks into pregnancy and before many women know they’re pregnant. U.S. District Judge Daniel Hovland, who is based in Bismarck, said the law is “invalid and unconstitutional” and that it “cannot withstand a constitutional challenge.” The state attorney general said he was looking at whether to appeal the decision. North Dakota is among several cons...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578270252014-04-16T19:25:46.905-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-16T19:25:46.905-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57827025@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:25:46 MDT Sophomore golfer has big week for the Aggies http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/57828160-55/finished-golfer-jeon-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/57828160-55/finished-golfer-jeon-state.html.csp">Sophomore golfer has big week for the Aggies</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="2014-04-16T14:35:02.52-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 02:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah State golfer Seokwon Jeon had quite the week, finishing in a tie for 11th with a 2-over 218 at the OGIO Intercollegiate event hosted by UC Santa Barbara at the Sandpiper Golf Club. Jeon began the tournament with a 2-over par 74, then finished an even par 72 in his final two rounds. The Aggies finished seventh with a 22-over 886. Jeon has been on a tear of late and was recognized as the school's Student-Athlete of the Week for his efforts. In addition to his latest placing, the sophomore fin...</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> 57828160@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:35:02 MDT Herbert: Feds say ‘no deal breaker’ in Utah health-care expansion plan http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57823606-90/care-expanding-health-herbert.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57823606-90/care-expanding-health-herbert.html.csp">Herbert: Feds say ‘no deal breaker’ in Utah health-care expansion plan</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Thomas Burr</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T20:17:34.107-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 08:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Gov. Gary Herbert said the White House and outgoing Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius are inching closer to approving his alternative plan for expanding health-care for low-income Utahns through a block grant to the state, and the governor added that he’s hopeful for a resolution this summer. “The encouraging comment [Sebelius] made to me was, ‘I see nothing here that would be a deal breaker,’” Herbert told The Salt Lake Tribune after leaving the White House on ...</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> 57823606@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:17:34 MDT Monson: How big a deal is BYU, Utah and Utah State football, really? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57822172-77/utah-state-football-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57822172-77/utah-state-football-game.html.csp">Monson: How big a deal is BYU, Utah and Utah State football, really?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Gordon Monson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T20:34:15.246-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 08:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">You think Utah, BYU, or Utah State is ready for the big time? You think Utah is a football state, where the college game is large and every other sport is petite-sized? You think football is king here, along the lines of the game’s other regal regions, and deserves to be mentioned with them on an annual basis? Au contraire, my friends. It’s not even close. We’re not even close. How do we know, beyond the sorry facts that the Utes have won five Pac-12 games and lost something like 50 over the pa...</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> 57822172@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:34:15 MDT