UNITED - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/UNITED News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Obama seeking allies for fight against extremists http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58355049-68/syria-state-islamic-military.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58355049-68/syria-state-islamic-military.html.csp">Obama seeking allies for fight against extremists</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRADLEY KLAPPER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T11:31:01.562-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 11:31AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • President Barack Obama’s acknowledgement the U.S. still lacks a strategy for defeating the growing extremist threat emanating from Syria reflects a still unformed international coalition. The president is meeting with his top advisers and consulting members of Congress to prepare U.S. military options. At the same time, he is looking for allies around the world to help the U.S. root out the Islamic State group that has seized large swaths of territory in Syria and Iraq. “Any success...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583550492014-08-30T11:31:01.562-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-30T11:31:01.562-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58355049@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 11:31:01 MDT Washington Post: A climate for change http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58351401-82/emissions-countries-carbon-china.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58351401-82/emissions-countries-carbon-china.html.csp">Washington Post: A climate for change</a></h4>