TWITTER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/TWITTER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utes in the NFL: Paul Kruger ‘playing out of this world,’ Matt Asiata steps in for Adrian Peterson http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58413868-59/loss-com-smith-yards.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58413868-59/loss-com-smith-yards.html.csp">Utes in the NFL: Paul Kruger ‘playing out of this world,’ Matt Asiata steps in for Adrian Peterson</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="2014-09-14T19:39:02.258-06:00">Updated Sep 14, 2014 07:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">&lt;freeform&gt; Wrapping up how Utah’s players on active NFL rosters performed in Week Two: Minnesota running back Matt Asiata • With Adrian Peterson benched after being indicted on a child abuse charge, Asiata made his second career start in the Vikings’ 30-7 home loss to the Patriots. He rushed 13 times for just 36 yards, but he took a Matt Cassel pass 25 yards to paydirt for the Vikings’ only score and finished with 48 receiving yards on five catches. “It’s not a one-man team,” Asiata told ...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58413868@www.sltrib.com Sun, 14 Sep 2014 19:39:02 MDT USU Football LIVE Blog: Aggies, Wake Forest getting underway http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58410178-55/game-aggies-forest-twitter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58410178-55/game-aggies-forest-twitter.html.csp">USU Football LIVE Blog: Aggies, Wake Forest getting underway</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="2014-09-13T17:06:03.306-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 05:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Talking to quarterback Chuckie Keeton earlier this week, he didn't think this game against Wake Forest could be a so-called trap game. "They're all the same to me," he said. Still, I wonder if Aggie fans are a little nervous about this game? It certainly doesn't have the hype of Utah State's game against Tennessee with Wake Forest struggling in recent seasons. However, the Demon Deacons have had a decent defense recently and with the way the Aggies' offense has struggled, perhaps a few worry lin...</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> 58410178@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 17:06:03 MDT Runnin' Utes reveal new jerseys for 2014-15 basketball season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58398968-59/twitter-com-href-https.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58398968-59/twitter-com-href-https.html.csp">Runnin' Utes reveal new jerseys for 2014-15 basketball season</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="2014-09-10T22:33:33.362-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 10:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">&lt;freeform&gt; Not to be outdone by their gridiron counterparts, Utah men's basketball will be sporting new uniforms this upcoming season. The Utes revealed three new-look get-ups from Under Armour, all incorporating the mountain design used in the football uniforms. The new combos feature white, red and black variations.&lt;blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"&gt;&lt;p&gt;Gameday's coming. We'll be ready. &lt;a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/GameDayU?src=hash"&gt;#GameDayU&lt;/a&gt; ...</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> 58398968@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:33:33 MDT Petri: Hey, Twitter, leave my feed alone http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58388769-149/twitter-relevant-content-feed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58388769-149/twitter-relevant-content-feed.html.csp">Petri: Hey, Twitter, leave my feed alone</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Alexandra Petri</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T09:18:44.403-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 09:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If a chicken somewhere ever became convinced that the sky was falling, we would hear about it on Twitter first. On Twitter, news spreads like wildfire, unfiltered, from the ground up. In fact, sometimes impatient wildfires get on Twitter to speed the process along. This is one of the advantages the social media network offers. So it is no wonder that a report last week in The Wall Street Journal with Twitter’s chief financial officer sent the entire bloc of Twitter-crazed-power-users (not a grea...</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> 58388769@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 09:18:44 MDT Man accused in 2008 Utah murder still incompetent for trial http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58393049-78/simmons-trial-incompetent-murder.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58393049-78/simmons-trial-incompetent-murder.html.csp">Man accused in 2008 Utah murder still incompetent for trial</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By jessica miller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T20:21:04.992-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 08:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Farmington • A man accused of fatally stabbing a 57-year-old Bountiful woman more than six years ago is still incompetent to stand trial on charges. Phillip Joseph Simmons, 42, is charged with first-degree felony murder for allegedly stabbing Susanne Fry more than 20 times at her home on Jan. 19, 2008. Second District Court Judge David Connors found Simmons competent to stand trial in January 2013, and Simmons was moved to the Davis County jail from the Utah State Hospital. But in January of thi...</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> 58393049@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 20:21:04 MDT Utah football unveils new white helmets, players go crazy (VIDEO) http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58390662-59/twitter-utah-com-helmet.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58390662-59/twitter-utah-com-helmet.html.csp">Utah football unveils new white helmets, players go crazy (VIDEO)</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="2014-09-09T16:05:15.252-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 04:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It's a new look for Utah football. And it's been met with early rave reviews. It's white. White helmets, to be exact. The new dome-toppers feature a red stripe down the middle and the circle-and-feather logo on either side. The Utah coaching staff introduced the helmet to the team during a meeting, which was captured in a Utah athletics video. Senior defensive end Nate Orchard strolls into the room with a white jersey and pants and a red helmet. Coach Kyle Whittingham offers him an alternative 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> 58390662@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:05:15 MDT Utewrap: The week in Utah sports, Sept. 1-7 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58386538-59/utah-utes-com-sltrib.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58386538-59/utah-utes-com-sltrib.html.csp">Utewrap: The week in Utah sports, Sept. 1-7</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="2014-09-08T14:06:36.791-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 02:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">&lt;freeform&gt; Utah’s football team doesn’t play BYU’s football team this year, leaving fans to compare Saturday’s blowout victories in a colossal waste of their collective breath. The schools’ soccer fans don’t have that problem. We here at The Tribune — and in the Salt Lake media at large — are sometimes accused of trying to foist the rivalry on our audience, when there are more important things happening. Sorry about that. But there was a moment in Friday night’s 1-0 thriller before 2,500-...</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> 58386538@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 14:06:36 MDT Updated: How Utes fared in the NFL’s opening week http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58386742-59/com-http-tackle-kruger.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58386742-59/com-http-tackle-kruger.html.csp">Updated: How Utes fared in the NFL’s opening week</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="2014-09-09T12:50:29.336-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 12:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Wrapping up how Utah’s players on active NFL rosters performed in Week One: Minnesota running back Matt Asiata • Asiata rushed twice for 10 yards and caught a pass for five yards in Minnesota’s 34-6 victory over St. Louis, but his biggest single contribution was a block that sprung Cordarrelle Patterson for a 67-yard rushing score. Watch Asiata’s block here. The Pioneer Press wrote earlier in the week that Asiata’s role could expand as Adrian Peterson’s primary backup. Jacksonville offensive li...</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> 58386742@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 12:50:29 MDT Twitter tests service to let users shop ‘tween tweets http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58388469-79/users-tweets-twitter-button.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58388469-79/users-tweets-twitter-button.html.csp">Twitter tests service to let users shop ‘tween tweets</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T09:01:02.317-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 09:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Twitter is testing a way to let users go shopping or make charitable contributions between tweets. A small percentage of users will receive tweets from Twitter test partners Monday featuring a “buy” button that lets them make purchases or donate money. Initial partners include the musical groups Soundgarden and Panic! At The Disco, retailers Home Depot and Burberry, and nonprofits The Nature Conservancy and GLAAD. After clicking the buy button, users will be prompted to enter shipping and paymen...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583884692014-09-08T09:01:02.317-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-08T09:01:02.317-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58388469@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 09:01:02 MDT Live blog: Aggies pulling away from Idaho State http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58382589-55/aggies-keeton-twitter-fjs.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58382589-55/aggies-keeton-twitter-fjs.html.csp">Live blog: Aggies pulling away from Idaho State</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> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-06T20:23:10.825-06:00">Updated Sep 6, 2014 08:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">You know that saying how you should never poke a hornet’s nest? Well, I think the Idaho State Bengals are going to find out what happens when you irritate something that already is in a bad mood. Idaho State coach Mike Kramer was outspoken this week in his belief that USU quarterback Chuckie Keeton has come back too soon and isn’t healthy enough for the Aggies’ offense to be as effective as it could be. He went so far as to say on the Big Sky teleconference that Keeton was ‘dragging his leg be...</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> 58382589@www.sltrib.com Sat, 06 Sep 2014 20:23:10 MDT Live blog: Aggies settle for FG http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58382798-55/aggies-twitter-fjs-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58382798-55/aggies-twitter-fjs-http.html.csp">Live blog: Aggies settle for FG</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="2014-09-06T18:33:36.154-06:00">Updated Sep 6, 2014 06:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Aggies are on the board first with a 31-yard field goal by Nick Diaz, but the story thus far is missed chances with the Aggies failing to get a touchdown after Jalen Davis intercepted a pass and returned the ball to Idaho State's 22-yard line. The Aggies attempted a 54-yard field goal on their first possession, but Jake Thompson's kick was blocked.</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> 58382798@www.sltrib.com Sat, 06 Sep 2014 18:33:36 MDT Barn burns in West Jordan http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58377405-78/amp-jordan-west-barn.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58377405-78/amp-jordan-west-barn.html.csp">Barn burns in West Jordan</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T08:24:05.611-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 08:24AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A barn filled with hay ignited early Friday in West Jordan. There were no injuries to humans or animals, but the barn was destroyed. The barn was near 1100 W. 8400 South. The fire began about 4:30 a.m. West Jordan Fire Department Battalion Chief Steve Holmes said investigators don’t yet know what started the blaze. The owner, Betty Naylor, told KUTV that her family lost 300 tons of hay and bailing equipment. Naylor is president of the Salt Lake County Farm Bureau, according to its website. 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> 58377405@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 08:24:05 MDT Utah football notes — OL Parker Erickson nominated as Rhodes Scholar http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58368641-59/com-state-erickson-twitter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58368641-59/com-state-erickson-twitter.html.csp">Utah football notes — OL Parker Erickson nominated as Rhodes Scholar</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T23:15:30.908-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 11:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Former New York Knick and Senator Bill Bradley is one. USC AD Pat Haden is one. Bill Clinton is one of the most famous ones. There’s a long, arduous vetting process ahead, but political science major Parker Erickson hopes to be one of the next Rhodes Scholars, one of 32 students nationwide and 83 in the world selected to pursue their postgraduate education at Oxford. He’s just got to work around football practice. “It’s been quite a bit to do,” Erickson said, understating a schedule that occupie...</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> 58368641@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 23:15:30 MDT Utah State reduces Tennessee lead 31-7 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58359609-55/aggies-twitter-vols-fjs.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58359609-55/aggies-twitter-vols-fjs.html.csp">Utah State reduces Tennessee lead 31-7</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> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-31T19:49:10.014-06:00">Updated Aug 31, 2014 07:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mistakes continue to hurt the Aggies here at Neyland Stadium to help the Vols take a 17-0 lead into halftime. Early in the game the Aggies fumbled a kickoff return that was recovered by the Vols. They promptly scored on a 12-yard touchdown pass to make it a 14-0 lead. In the second quarter, Aggies’ quarterback Chuckie Keeton overthrew his receiver and the ball was snagged by Tennessee defender Cameron Sutton at Utah State’s 45-yard line. The Aggies held the Vols to a 36-yard field goal as 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> 58359609@www.sltrib.com Sun, 31 Aug 2014 19:49:10 MDT End of first: Tennessee jumps to early 14-0 lead over Utah State http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58358749-55/tennessee-aggies-state-twitter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58358749-55/tennessee-aggies-state-twitter.html.csp">End of first: Tennessee jumps to early 14-0 lead over Utah State</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> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-31T18:02:30.14-06:00">Updated Aug 31, 2014 06:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Aggies settle down, Tennessee misses a field goal After a couple of quick strike touchdowns, the Aggies have settled down. The teams traded four punts to end the first quarter, before Utah State went for a 4th-and-1 conversion. The Aggies came up short and turned the ball over on downs, with Tennessee moving the ball until shanking a field goal attempt wide right. A quick three-and-out, a fumble and suddenly, Utah State is on the ropes. In the team’s opener at Tennessee, the stadium is l...</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> 58358749@www.sltrib.com Sun, 31 Aug 2014 18:02:30 MDT AP PHOTOS: Workers clear debris from busy runway http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58343236-68/runway-airport-debris-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58343236-68/runway-airport-debris-http.html.csp">AP PHOTOS: Workers clear debris from busy runway</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID GOLDMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T11:11:02.469-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 11:11AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlanta • Nearly 100 workers at the world’s busiest airport are volunteering their time to pick up trash that could be dangerous when planes land and take off. On Wednesday, the fifth runway at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport was closed for about 30 minutes so employees could look for debris. According to the airport website, the fifth runway opened in 2006 and averages more than 100,000 landings and takeoffs per year. Among the junk collected: pebbles, washers, ball bearings an...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583432362014-08-27T11:11:02.469-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T11:11:02.469-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58343236@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:11:02 MDT Oh really? Study says social media users shy on opinions http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58338577-68/media-social-facebook-opinions.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58338577-68/media-social-facebook-opinions.html.csp">Oh really? Study says social media users shy on opinions</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANNE FLAHERTY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T11:48:44.191-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 11:48AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • People on Facebook and Twitter say they are less likely to share their opinions on hot-button issues, even when they are offline, according to a surprising new survey by the Pew Research Center. The study, done in conjunction with Rutgers University in New Jersey, challenges the view of social media as a vehicle for debate by suggesting that sites like Facebook and Twitter might actually encourage self-censorship. Researchers said they detect what they call the “spiral of silence” p...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583385772014-08-26T11:48:44.191-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T11:48:44.191-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58338577@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:48:44 MDT Sardine Canyon highway opened following rock slide http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58327642-78/highway-canyon-boulders-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58327642-78/highway-canyon-boulders-com.html.csp">Sardine Canyon highway opened following rock slide</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="2014-08-23T22:38:54.888-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 10:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two boulders about the size of sedans came crashing down the Sardine Canyon mountainside, causing six crashes and shutting down the highway Friday night. But the Utah Highway Patrol says the canyon highway was opened after the mountainside was stablilized. As heavy rain came down Friday evening, the boulders rolled onto U.S. Highway 89/91 about 9:50 p.m., said Utah Highway Patrl Sgt. Mary Kaye Lucas. The boulders landed between mile markers 4 and 5, just west of Mantua on the Box Elder County s...</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> 58327642@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 22:38:54 MDT Utah Athletics kicks off effort to educate community about Ute Indian Tribe http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58321596-59/ute-com-tribe-matthew.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58321596-59/ute-com-tribe-matthew.html.csp">Utah Athletics kicks off effort to educate community about Ute Indian Tribe</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="2014-08-21T11:07:23.348-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 11:07AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Per an agreement with the Ute Indian Tribe, the University of Utah launched a campaign Thursday to better educate students and fans about the meaning of the Ute name. Beyond creating the above video, the U. launched a home page to provide information about the tribe’s history (utahutes.com/uteproud) and announced plans to distribute educational “Ute Proud cards” at athletic events and Saturday’s Fan Fest. &lt;freeform&gt; Uniform fanatics should note that while officials from the U. and Ute Indi...</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> 58321596@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:07:23 MDT Utah lands commitment from 2015 CB/WR Chris Barr http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58318978-59/barr-utah-com-christian.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58318978-59/barr-utah-com-christian.html.csp">Utah lands commitment from 2015 CB/WR Chris Barr</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="2014-08-20T17:57:49.376-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 05:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">&lt;freeform&gt; Florida, the domain of Utah recruiters Kalani Sitake and Dennis Erickson, is picking up some Ute fans. Trinity Christian Academy’s Chris Barr became the latest Florida product to commit to the U. on Wednesday, tweeting the following: &lt;blockquote class=”twitter-tweet” data-cards=”hidden” lang=”en”&gt;&lt;p&gt;I have officially committed to the UNIVERSITY OF UTAH. &lt;a href=”http://t.co/X4eqFTiG3A”&gt;pic.twitter.com/X4eqFTiG3A&lt;/a&gt;&lt;/p&gt;&mdash; Chris Barr (@2Smoo...</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> 58318978@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:57:49 MDT