TARGET - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/TARGET News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Target asks customers to leave firearms at home http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58142191-79/target-firearms-stores-carrying.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58142191-79/target-firearms-stores-carrying.html.csp">Target asks customers to leave firearms at home</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO </span></span> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T12:36:08.484-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 12:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Target is “respectfully” asking its customers to not bring firearms into its stores, even where it is allowed by law. In a statement posted Wednesday on the retailer’s corporate blog, interim CEO John Mulligan said Target wants a “safe and inviting” atmosphere for its shoppers and employees. “This is a complicated issue, but it boils down to a simple belief: Bringing firearms to Target creates an environment that is at odds with the family-friendly shopping and work experience we stri...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581421912014-07-02T12:36:08.484-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-02T12:36:08.484-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58142191@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 12:36:08 MDT Tech Tips: Facebook ads, tracking and you http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58091414-79/facebook-ads-based-advertisers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58091414-79/facebook-ads-based-advertisers.html.csp">Tech Tips: Facebook ads, tracking and you</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BARBARA ORTUTAY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-23T16:35:02.783-06:00">Updated Jun 23, 2014 04:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If you use Facebook, the specific ads you see have been based mostly on what you do on Facebook — your profile information, status updates, likes and interests. That’s changing. The company says it will soon give advertisers more options to tailor ads to what you do outside Facebook. Shopping for a new TV? Get ready to see ads for TV sets on Facebook. Unless you’re willing to unplug, there’s little you can do to avoid being tracked online. But there are some ways to control what ads you see and...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580914142014-06-23T16:35:02.783-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-23T16:35:02.783-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58091414@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Jun 2014 16:35:02 MDT Defibrillators not required in California stores http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58103987-79/court-defibrillators-required-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58103987-79/court-defibrillators-required-state.html.csp">Defibrillators not required in California stores</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL ELIAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-23T12:16:01.646-06:00">Updated Jun 23, 2014 12:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Francisco • The California Supreme Court ruled Monday that large retailers aren’t required to have defibrillators on hand to help treat customers and workers who suffer sudden cardiac arrest. The ruling signals the end of a Los Angeles-area family’s wrongful-death lawsuit alleging Target was liable for a customer’s sudden death from cardiac arrest because it didn’t have one of the devices as part of its first-aid plan. The state Supreme Court ruled such a requirement was an unfair burden on ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581039872014-06-23T12:16:01.646-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-23T12:16:01.646-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58103987@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Jun 2014 12:16:01 MDT Takeover target Shire promises strong growth http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58103432-79/shire-takeover-company-target.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58103432-79/shire-takeover-company-target.html.csp">Takeover target Shire promises strong growth</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-23T09:41:02.362-06:00">Updated Jun 23, 2014 09:41AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • Takeover target Shire PLC is highlighting its potential as a standalone company, offering investors a rosy projection of its earnings potential that it believes is not reflected in either its share price or the takeover proposal made by U.S.-based drugmaker AbbVie. Chief Executive Flemming Ornskov told analysts Monday that Shire should remain independent, and that it expects to more than double its 2013 annual product sales to $10 billion by 2020. The company, which is known for its rar...</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> 58103432@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Jun 2014 09:41:02 MDT Wildfire in Cedar Hills area sparked by target shooter; fire contained http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/56495207-78/fire-hills-cedar-burning.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/56495207-78/fire-hills-cedar-burning.html.csp">Wildfire in Cedar Hills area sparked by target shooter; fire contained</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kimball Bennion</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-22T10:56:38.349-06:00">Updated Jun 22, 2014 10:56AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Editor’s note: This 2013 story was inadvertently published online again on Saturday June 21, 2014. A small wildfire burning Friday evening near Cedar Hills was sparked by a target shooter, according to Lone Peak Fire Chief Brad Freeman. Freeman said the flames began burning perilously close to homes on Morgan Boulevard and Box Elder Drive near Montgomery Peak, but firefighters were able to divert the blaze away from the structures. As of about 5:30, the 10-acre fire was burning upward into 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> 56495207@www.sltrib.com Sun, 22 Jun 2014 10:56:38 MDT Target’s final tally shows dissent against board http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58065944-79/target-percent-votes-board.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58065944-79/target-percent-votes-board.html.csp">Target’s final tally shows dissent against board</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-13T16:57:35.797-06:00">Updated Jun 13, 2014 04:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Target Corp.’s final shareholder vote tally showed a rise in dissent against key board members, highlighting how a massive data breach is eroding faith among its investors. All 10 nominees were elected to the board Wednesday at the discounter’s annual shareholders’ meeting. But the rise in votes against several key directors shows that Target, based in Minneapolis, has a lot of work to do to shore up confidence among the investor community. The investor dissatisfaction comes at one of...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580659442014-06-13T16:57:35.797-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-13T16:57:35.797-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58065944@www.sltrib.com Fri, 13 Jun 2014 16:57:35 MDT Target shareholders approve all 10 board nominees http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58056527-79/target-shareholders-board-nominees.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58056527-79/target-shareholders-board-nominees.html.csp">Target shareholders approve all 10 board nominees</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-11T13:52:02.409-06:00">Updated Jun 11, 2014 01:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Target says its shareholders approved all 10 nominees to the company’s board of directors despite recommendations from a prominent proxy advisory firm to get rid of the majority in the wake of a data breach. Institutional Shareholder Services last month targeted those members who serve on the company’s audit and corporate responsibility committee. ISS also called for shareholders to vote to separate the roles of chairman and chief executive, but that shareholder proposal was voted dow...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580565272014-06-11T13:52:02.409-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-11T13:52:02.409-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58056527@www.sltrib.com Wed, 11 Jun 2014 13:52:02 MDT Kirby: Blame evolution for the way I look http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58046943-223/human-face-carrier-male.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58046943-223/human-face-carrier-male.html.csp">Kirby: Blame evolution for the way I look</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Kirby</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-09T22:50:56.709-06:00">Updated Jun 9, 2014 10:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two University of Utah researchers have discovered proof that I’m supposed to look the way I do. So do my friends. And probably you as well. Check out the photo of an early human guy. It looks a little like Sonny, a lot like me, and is almost identical to Killer. David Carrier and Michael Morgan studied ancient skulls of hominins (like hobbits but way older) and found that their blunt features developed through violence. According to a paper they wrote — which I haven’t read — I got the appear...</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> 58046943@www.sltrib.com Mon, 09 Jun 2014 22:50:56 MDT