TICKET - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/TICKET News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Maddow: An interesting year of three-ways http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58440942-82/independent-democrats-party-race.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58440942-82/independent-democrats-party-race.html.csp">Maddow: An interesting year of three-ways</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Rachel Maddow</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Special to The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-22T16:21:15.647-06:00">Updated Sep 22, 2014 04:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The elections held in a president’s sixth year in office do not tend to be a happy thing for that president’s party. Over the past century, the party that holds the White House has lost an average of 29 seats in the House in sixth-year midterms. The only exception was 1998, when Bill Clinton’s Democrats picked up five House seats — Democrats call that the miracle of Newt Gingrich. Absent the prospect of another blue moon like that rising in the next six weeks, this year’s elections look like 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58440942@www.sltrib.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:21:15 MDT Milbank: DC’s ‘gotcha game for greenbacks’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58420317-82/washington-cameras-ticket-tickets.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58420317-82/washington-cameras-ticket-tickets.html.csp">Milbank: DC’s ‘gotcha game for greenbacks’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Dana Milbank</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-16T11:00:45.177-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 11:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">“You are guilty until you have proven yourself innocent. ... That has worked well for us.” — A “senior” District of Columbia official, explaining to an investigator how tickets are issued in the nation’s capital. WASHINGTON • There is a startling abuse of power in Washington — an appalling overreach by the government — and it has nothing to do with the feds. A report issued last week by D.C.’s inspector general confirmed what many who live and work in Washington have known for 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> 58420317@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 11:00:45 MDT USU football: Aggies looking to increase season-ticket sales http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58402092-77/season-aggies-ticket-barnes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58402092-77/season-aggies-ticket-barnes.html.csp">USU football: Aggies looking to increase season-ticket sales</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T23:28:46.428-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • With several solid seasons behind them, the return of Chuckie Keeton and the exposure of being in a larger conference, the interest and buzz around Utah State football has increased this year. Surprisingly the interest hasn’t translated into more ticket sales. The Aggies are expecting to sell about 9,000 season tickets this year, which is about 1,000 less than they sold for 2013. The slight dip has athletic director Scott Barnes a little perplexed. “We’ll have to figure out why that is,...</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> 58402092@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:28:46 MDT Utah Blaze ticket holders eligible for refunds http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58393518-77/blaze-division-ticket-holders.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58393518-77/blaze-division-ticket-holders.html.csp">Utah Blaze ticket holders eligible for refunds</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T22:38:50.865-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 10:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ticket holders left holding the bag when the Utah Blaze arena football team ceased operations last year may finally be able to recoup their money. The Utah Division of Consumer Protection announced Tuesday that Blaze customers can apply for refunds through the division as part of a settlement with the team. The Blaze halted operations last September after failing to submit required paperwork to the Arena League for the 2014 and 2015 seasons. Blaze ticket holders have until Sept. 30 to file clai...</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> 58393518@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 22:38:50 MDT Music acts look to Groupon, LivingSocial for help http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58377845-79/groupon-tickets-livingsocial-concert.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58377845-79/groupon-tickets-livingsocial-concert.html.csp">Music acts look to Groupon, LivingSocial for help</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MESFIN FEKADU</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T09:20:02.566-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 09:20AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Websites like Groupon have become the go-to place for folks looking for that half-off deal on a manicure, a two-for-one offer for a fancy dinner or that all-inclusive trip that won’t break the bank. But increasingly, it’s also becoming the place for music fans to scoop up deep discounts on concert tickets, CDs and more for top-name acts. From big-name acts Arcade Fire to faded performers such as Color Me Badd, the industry is turning to Groupon and LivingSocial to connect with more fa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583778452014-09-05T09:20:02.566-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-05T09:20:02.566-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58377845@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 09:20:02 MDT Ticketfly buying WillCall for on-premise data http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58321944-79/ticketfly-willcall-data-buying.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58321944-79/ticketfly-willcall-data-buying.html.csp">Ticketfly buying WillCall for on-premise data</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T11:27:01.929-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 11:27AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Ticketfly Inc., a San Francisco-based technology company among several posing a challenge to Ticketmaster, is acquiring WillCall Inc., a crosstown rival that turns your smartphone into a mobile wallet at live events. The move is meant to expand WillCall’s data-collection and payment service to more ticket buyers. Ticketfly has grossed some $400 million in ticket sales and sold 16 million tickets so far this year. For comparison, Ticketmaster parent Live Nation Entertainment Inc. ma...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583219442014-08-21T11:27:01.929-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-21T11:27:01.929-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58321944@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:27:01 MDT Winning $90M Powerball ticket sold in Colorado http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58281461-68/colorado-powerball-ticket-winning.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58281461-68/colorado-powerball-ticket-winning.html.csp">Winning $90M Powerball ticket sold in Colorado</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-10T13:03:13.859-06:00">Updated Aug 10, 2014 01:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver • Someone in Colorado is holding the winning Powerball ticket for a $90 million prize. The Colorado Lottery says it’s the largest Powerball jackpot ever won in the state. It says the winning ticket for Saturday night’s multistate drawing was purchased at a Kum & Go convenience store in the small western city of Rifle. The ticketholder has yet to come forward. The winner matched the five winning numbers — 3, 12, 31, 34, 51 — and the Powerball, 24. The Colorado Lottery says the $90 million ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582814612014-08-10T13:03:13.859-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-10T13:03:13.859-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58281461@www.sltrib.com Sun, 10 Aug 2014 13:03:13 MDT House OKs bill to let airlines advertise fares before taxes, fees http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58234216-68/fees-taxes-travel-airlines.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58234216-68/fees-taxes-travel-airlines.html.csp">House OKs bill to let airlines advertise fares before taxes, fees</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALAN FRAM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T19:50:46.815-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 07:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • In a victory for airlines and their workers’ unions, the House rejected consumers’ complaints and easily passed legislation Monday letting airline advertising emphasize the base price of tickets, before taxes and fees are added. The bipartisan legislation would roll back federal regulations that since 2012 have required ads to most prominently display the full ticket price. Under the bill, the base price could be the figure most prominently shown in ads and ticket-selling websites ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582342162014-07-28T19:50:46.815-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T19:50:46.815-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58234216@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:50:46 MDT House bill lets airlines advertise pre-tax fares http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58234160-79/fees-taxes-airlines-price.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58234160-79/fees-taxes-airlines-price.html.csp">House bill lets airlines advertise pre-tax fares</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALAN FRAM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T17:38:02.1-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 05:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • In a victory for airlines and their workers’ unions, the House rejected consumers’ complaints and easily passed legislation Monday letting airline advertising emphasize the base price of tickets, before taxes and fees are added. The bipartisan legislation would roll back federal regulations that since 2012 have required ads to most prominently display the full ticket price. Under the bill, the base price could be the figure most prominently shown in ads and ticket-selling websites a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582341602014-07-28T17:38:02.1-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T17:38:02.1-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58234160@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:38:02 MDT