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: Tenny Palepoi, Zane Beadles and Koa Misi appear on the rise http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58539149-59/com-smith-twitter-loss.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58539149-59/com-smith-twitter-loss.html.csp">Utes in the NFL: Tenny Palepoi, Zane Beadles and Koa Misi appear on the rise</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="2014-10-19T21:19:02.64-06:00">Updated Oct 19, 2014 09:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Wrapping up how Utah’s players on active NFL rosters performed in Week Seven: Minnesota running back Matt Asiata • Asiata again played second fiddle to Jerick McKinnon, rushing for 24 yards on six carries and catching one pass for 13 yards in a 17-16 loss to the Bills. The St. Paul Pioneer Press writes that after Vikings coach Mike Zimmer had said Asiata would get more carries, instead, McKinnon seems to have the makings of a feature back going forward. Jacksonville offensive lineman Zane Bead...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58539149@www.sltrib.com Sun, 19 Oct 2014 21:19:02 MDT Photos: Utah hikers tweet fall colors from the trail http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58537035-117/photos-fall-utah-utahhikes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58537035-117/photos-fall-utah-utahhikes.html.csp">Photos: Utah hikers tweet fall colors from the trail</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="2014-10-19T13:51:18.87-06:00">Updated Oct 19, 2014 01:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fall hikes in Utah mean cool weather and colorful photos. Hikers hit the trail and tweeted the views this month. Click through the photos to see the sights. Follow us on Twitter and tag us in your photos: @Utahhikes.</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> 58537035@www.sltrib.com Sun, 19 Oct 2014 13:51:18 MDT Testimony on Salt Lake City teen’s final day drives family from courtroom http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58528646-78/winston-alvarado-reyos-frank.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58528646-78/winston-alvarado-reyos-frank.html.csp">Testimony on Salt Lake City teen’s final day drives family from courtroom</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="2014-10-16T21:50:16.185-06:00">Updated Oct 16, 2014 09:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The woman who claims she witnessed Frank Reyos murder 16-year-old Kenyatta Winston in a vacant Sugar House lot more than two years ago said she was afraid that she, too, would be killed if she told the truth. It’s what kept her quiet for weeks after the Utah teen’s death, she said. And what landed her back in prison — on suspicion of obstructing justice while she was already on parole. But on Thursday, Natasha Alvarado faced a jury and said she couldn’t keep lying. “I was having nightmares; it...</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> 58528646@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Oct 2014 21:50:16 MDT Utah’s volleyball team welcomes Cal, No. 1 Stanford to newly renovated Huntsman Center http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58533498-59/cal-launiere-matthew-piper.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58533498-59/cal-launiere-matthew-piper.html.csp">Utah’s volleyball team welcomes Cal, No. 1 Stanford to newly renovated Huntsman Center</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="2014-10-17T14:34:01.578-06:00">Updated Oct 17, 2014 02:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It’s a classy upgrade for a classic venue, said Utah volleyball coach Beth Launiere. Launiere’s team will christen the new court at the renovated Huntsman Center tonight by hosting Cal (5 p.m.) in what doubles as a formal unveiling and a must-win match for the struggling Utes ahead of No. 1 Stanford on Sunday (2 p.m.). The cloud is gone, the sound and lighting systems are new, and giant black curtains can be drawn to close off the upper bowl and create a more intimate feel. For volleyball player...</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> 58533498@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:34:01 MDT Twitter to be used for payments in France http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58520157-79/money-twitter-france-service.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58520157-79/money-twitter-france-service.html.csp">Twitter to be used for payments in France</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-14T13:41:38.882-06:00">Updated Oct 14, 2014 01:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Paris • Did someone spot you money for lunch two weeks ago? In France, Twitter users can now publicly repay debts, donate to charity or chip in for a gift with a new payment service backed by the country’s second-largest banking service. Group BPCE, which includes Banque Populaire and Caisses d’Epargne, announced the service — called S-money — on Tuesday. Users tweet a payment request to S-money, which then requires an authentication code before sending the amount — and a tweet to the destinatio...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585201572014-10-14T13:41:38.882-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-14T13:41:38.882-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58520157@www.sltrib.com Tue, 14 Oct 2014 13:41:38 MDT Utah football: Late kick, Blackout promotion for USC game Oct. 25 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58517521-59/utah-game-twitter-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58517521-59/utah-game-twitter-com.html.csp">Utah football: Late kick, Blackout promotion for USC game Oct. 25</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="2014-10-14T16:07:54.247-06:00">Updated Oct 14, 2014 04:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah's home game against USC has a time and a theme: When darkness falls. The Utes will kick off against the Trojans at 8 p.m. on Oct. 25 at Rice-Eccles Stadium, Utah's first home game in nearly a month. To welcome in a potential Top-25 team, Utah will have a home blackout game, encouraging fans to where all-black gear for the contest. The Utes have had a good deal of success in blackout games in the Pac-12 era, scoring wins over Oregon State and Cal, respectively, in 2011 and 2012. Last year, 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> 58517521@www.sltrib.com Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:07:54 MDT Utes in the NFL: Smith Sr. sizzles, Misi returns, Kruger endures, Reilly exits http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58514713-59/com-week-smith-twitter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58514713-59/com-week-smith-twitter.html.csp">Utes in the NFL: Smith Sr. sizzles, Misi returns, Kruger endures, Reilly exits</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="2014-10-12T22:34:41.667-06:00">Updated Oct 12, 2014 10:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Wrapping up how Utah’s players on active NFL rosters performed in Week Six: Minnesota running back Matt Asiata • Asiata was supplanted by Jerick McKinnon in the starting lineup and had a rough day, rushing two times for -5 yards, catching one pass for 18 yards, and tipping another pass from Teddy Bridgewater that was intercepted by Tahir Whitehead. He also recorded a tackle, the eighth of his career. Earlier this week, Asiata talked to St. Paul Pioneer Press writer Chris Tomasson about the pres...</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> 58514713@www.sltrib.com Sun, 12 Oct 2014 22:34:41 MDT Runnin’ Utes receive commitment from JUCO wing Gabe Bealer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58512799-59/bealer-com-twitter-utes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58512799-59/bealer-com-twitter-utes.html.csp">Runnin’ Utes receive commitment from JUCO wing Gabe Bealer</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="2014-10-12T01:55:47.188-06:00">Updated Oct 12, 2014 01:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">&lt;freeform&gt; The Runnin’ Utes received a commitment Saturday from Gabe Bealer, a sophomore wing at City College of San Francisco, where Utah found standout senior point guard Delon Wright. Rams coach Justin Labagh told The Tribune on Saturday night that Bealer was “probably a little overlooked” in playing with six Division I players as a freshman, but that he’s an ambidextrous player who “can score everything around the rim.” He averaged 12.9 points on 54.7 percent shooting 6.1 rebounds and ...</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> 58512799@www.sltrib.com Sun, 12 Oct 2014 01:55:47 MDT Friday shootaround: Video of Gordon Hayward's and Alec Burks' dunks in Portland http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58508019-62/jazz-com-utah-iframe.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58508019-62/jazz-com-utah-iframe.html.csp">Friday shootaround: Video of Gordon Hayward's and Alec Burks' dunks in Portland</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="2014-10-11T15:33:28.042-06:00">Updated Oct 11, 2014 03:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">&lt;freeform&gt;Last night’s Jazz-Blazers game in Portland wasn’t televised by either team. But somebody was filming (maybe the iPhone 6 camera is just this good?), because we have video highlights from Utah’s preseason victory.Specifically, video highlights of this Gordon Hayward dunk:&lt;iframe width=“512” height=“288” src="//www.youtube.com/embed/gpRUw7f7XUI" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen&gt;&lt;/iframe&gt;And this Alec Burks dunk:&lt;iframe width=“512” height=“288” src="//www.youtube.com/e...</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> 58508019@www.sltrib.com Sat, 11 Oct 2014 15:33:28 MDT Twitter sues to release info about government surveillance http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58498039-68/information-government-companies-surveillance.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58498039-68/information-government-companies-surveillance.html.csp">Twitter sues to release info about government surveillance</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-07T18:23:01.631-06:00">Updated Oct 7, 2014 06:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Twitter is suing the FBI and the Department of Justice to be able to release more information about government surveillance of its users. The social media company filed a lawsuit Tuesday in a California federal court to publish its full “transparency report,” which documents government requests for user information. Twitter Inc. published a surveillance report in July but couldn’t include the exact number of national security requests it received because Internet companies are prohib...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584980392014-10-07T18:23:01.631-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-07T18:23:01.631-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58498039@www.sltrib.com Tue, 07 Oct 2014 18:23:01 MDT New iPhone 6 users have a hair-razing complaint http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58496545-78/hair-users-complaint-iphone.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58496545-78/hair-users-complaint-iphone.html.csp">New iPhone 6 users have a hair-razing complaint</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-07T10:38:16.745-06:00">Updated Oct 7, 2014 10:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Twitter is all atwitter over iPhone 6 users’ latest complaint — it’s pulling out their hair. USA Today reports that users claim the device sometimes catches strands of hair in the tiny seam between the phone’s screen and its metal frame, pulling out head hair and beard hair. Users are using hashtags #hairgate and #beardgate to air their plight on Twitter. This newest complaint is in addition to problems with the new phone, released Sept. 19, bending under pressure. That flap was hashtagged #bend...</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> 58496545@www.sltrib.com Tue, 07 Oct 2014 10:38:16 MDT Utah football gets commit from 2016 Brighton QB/LB prospect Kahi Neves http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58494762-59/sltrib-com-http-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58494762-59/sltrib-com-http-utah.html.csp">Utah football gets commit from 2016 Brighton QB/LB prospect Kahi Neves</a></h4>