VICTORY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/VICTORY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Editorial: Bundy is a lawbreaker, not a hero http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57822839-82/bundy-government-americans-constitution.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57822839-82/bundy-government-americans-constitution.html.csp">Editorial: Bundy is a lawbreaker, not a hero</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T11:34:38.849-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 11:34AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cliven Bundy and his ragtag band of armed supporters forced the federal government to back down as the roundup of Bundy cattle was called off and the bovines returned to the Nevada rancher. Some declared victory and hailed the outcome a clear blow against tyranny and a win for freedom. Hardly. The only winner in this was a scofflaw who has twice lost in the courts for running cattle where they don’t belong and skipping out on grazing fees. Some 20,000 ranchers in Western states abide by BLM re...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57822839@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:34:38 MDT MLB: AL capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57822391-77/run-hits-homer-inning.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57822391-77/run-hits-homer-inning.html.csp">MLB: AL capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T16:00:35.689-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 04:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">ATHLETICS 3, ANGELS 2 ANAHEIM, Calif. • Pinch-hitter John Jaso came through with a two-run homer off closer Ernesto Frieri in the ninth inning, sending the Oakland Athletics to a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night. Yoenis Cespedes also went deep for the A’s, offsetting Albert Pujols’ 496th home run. Frieri (0-1) was trying to preserve a 2-1 lead for starter Hector Santiago when Josh Donaldson led off the ninth with a single. One out later, Jaso drove a 1-2 pitch deep into th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578223912014-04-16T16:00:35.689-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-16T16:00:35.689-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Don’t pay attention to the lack of wins with just Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s season-opening Daytona 500 victory in the ledger. Instead, see three of the Hendrick superstars are in the top five in points with Jeff Gordon leading way, Earnhardt in fourth and six-time series champ Jimmie Johnson fifth. All four team drivers including Kasey Kahne too...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578174732014-04-14T23:46:27.449-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-14T23:46:27.449-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57817473@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 23:46:27 MDT NASCAR: Matt Kenseth seeking another Darlington win http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57808871-77/kenseth-points-nascar-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57808871-77/kenseth-points-nascar-season.html.csp">NASCAR: Matt Kenseth seeking another Darlington win</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Pete Iacobelli</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T22:32:30.543-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 10:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Darlington, S.C. • Matt Kenseth hopes to get his season going and lock up a spot in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup at Darlington Raceway. Kenseth came to the Southern 500 last May one of Sprint Cup’s hottest drivers, winning twice in his first season driving for Joe Gibbs Racing. This time, Kenseth comes in winless through seven races under the new NASCAR format where a victory pretty much ensures a driver a spot in the 16-team playoffs. “I’ve never been at a race I didn’t want to win,” Ken...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578088712014-04-11T22:32:30.543-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-11T22:32:30.543-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57808871@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 22:32:30 MDT Sports briefs: Roger Federer lifts Swiss into Davis Cup semifinals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57781103-77/coach-victory-federer-6-3.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57781103-77/coach-victory-federer-6-3.html.csp">Sports briefs: Roger Federer lifts Swiss into Davis Cup semifinals</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T17:15:39.31-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 05:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tennis • Roger Federer won the decisive singles match on Sunday in Geneva to give Switzerland a 3-2 win over Kazakhstan in the Davis Cup and a spot in the semifinals for the first time in 11 years. Federer cruised to a 7-6 (0), 6-2, 6-3 victory over 64th-ranked Andrey Golubev. Italy ousted Britain to reach its first semifinal in 16 years after Fabio Fognini pulled off a surprise 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 victory over two-time Grand Slam champion Andy Murray. France defeated Germany 3-2 and will next face ...</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> 57781103@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 17:15:39 MDT MLB: NL capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57769406-77/hits-hit-inning-innings.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57769406-77/hits-hit-inning-innings.html.csp">MLB: NL capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-04T19:19:47.823-06:00">Updated Apr 4, 2014 07:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">MILWAUKEE • BRAVES 1 BREWERS 0 Atlanta pitcher Aaron Harang and the Brewers’ Matt Garza had no-hit bids until Chris Johnson homered with two outs in the seventh inning, sending the Braves to a victory. Harang (1-0) didn’t allow a hit until Logan Schafer grounded a single leading off the bottom of the seventh. Making his Braves’ debut, Harang gave up two hits in 6 2-3 innings, struck out three and walked one. Relievers Luis Avilan, David Carpenter and Craig Kimbrel were hitless, with Kimbrel gett...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577694062014-04-04T19:19:47.823-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-04T19:19:47.823-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Paul George scored 16 points for the Pacers, who have lost six of seven and their once seemingly safe three-game lead over Miami for the Eastern Conference’s top se...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577587772014-04-01T23:27:08.982-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-01T23:27:08.982-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57758777@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Apr 2014 23:27:08 MDT NASCAR: Busch’s victory raises hope for what season can be http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57753062-77/johnson-busch-race-laps.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57753062-77/johnson-busch-race-laps.html.csp">NASCAR: Busch’s victory raises hope for what season can be</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By HANK KURZ Jr.</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-31T23:26:13.349-06:00">Updated Mar 31, 2014 11:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Martinsville, Va. • Kurt Busch couldn’t be more delighted with his move to Stewart-Haas Racing. Six races into the marriage, he ended an 83-race winless streak Sunday at Martinsville Speedway and said he’s learning that a better approach to being an actual participant in a team pays big dividends. “I ran a lot of my early part of my career as an individual and I didn’t respect my team, my team owners,” Busch said, adding that working with co-owner Tony Stewart is helping him learn a better way. ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577530622014-03-31T23:26:13.349-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-31T23:26:13.349-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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It started with a pit road confrontation with Brad Keselowski, one that had Busch threatening over his radio to rearrange Keselowski’s face when the race was finished, and ended with Busch ending an 83-race victory drought. The victory was his first for Stewart-Haas Racing, in just their sixth race together, suggesting that it could prove a very productive partnership,...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577509092014-03-30T23:37:09.519-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-30T23:37:09.519-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57750909@www.sltrib.com Sun, 30 Mar 2014 23:37:09 MDT Golf: Steven Bowditch wins Texas Open http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57750921-77/bowditch-open-tour-victory.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57750921-77/bowditch-open-tour-victory.html.csp">Golf: Steven Bowditch wins Texas Open</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated PRess</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-30T23:36:46.292-06:00">Updated Mar 30, 2014 11:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Antonio • Steven Bowditch held on to win the Texas Open in windy conditions Sunday for his first PGA Tour victory and a spot in the Masters. The 30-year-old Australian bogeyed the par-5 18th for a 4-over 76 for a one-stroke victory. “I’m over the moon. I really can’t believe it,” said Bowditch, who attempted suicide in 2006 and has fought depression throughout his career. It was the highest closing score by a winner since Vijay Singh finished with a 4-over 76 in the 2004 PGA Championship, an...</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> 57750921@www.sltrib.com Sun, 30 Mar 2014 23:36:46 MDT Turkey’s premier gets boost from local elections http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57750511-68/erdogan-party-results-turkish.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57750511-68/erdogan-party-results-turkish.html.csp">Turkey’s premier gets boost from local elections</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DESMOND BUTLER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-30T17:52:02.25-06:00">Updated Mar 30, 2014 05:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Istanbul • Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday hailed what appeared to be a clear victory for his party in local elections, providing a boost that could help him emerge from a spate of recent troubles. Erdogan was not on the ballot in the countrywide polls, but with about half of the votes counted, Turkish newswires suggested that his party was significantly outstripping its results in the last local elections in 2009 and roundly beating the main opposition party. Erdogan’s par...</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> 57750511@www.sltrib.com Sun, 30 Mar 2014 17:52:02 MDT Prep Hoops: Roundup of state tournament action http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57617611-77/sltrib-com-state-girls.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57617611-77/sltrib-com-state-girls.html.csp">Prep Hoops: Roundup of state tournament action</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-02T15:39:46.295-06:00">Updated Mar 2, 2014 03:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah high school basketball tournament continues Saturday with action from several finals in the girls’ and boys’ divisions. Check back here for continuous photo, story and score updates with links to each individual game throughout the day: UPDATE: Fremont wins the 5A girls’ state championship game after rolling to a 60-27 win over American Fork. You can read about Fremont’s victory here. UPDATE: Springville wins the 4A girls’ state championship game with a tight 42-40 victory over Sk...</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> 57617611@www.sltrib.com Sun, 02 Mar 2014 15:39:46 MDT NASCAR: Dale Earnhardt Jr. wins Daytona 500 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57588462-77/earnhardt-daytona-500-race.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57588462-77/earnhardt-daytona-500-race.html.csp">NASCAR: Dale Earnhardt Jr. wins Daytona 500</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JENNA FRYER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-25T16:50:37.859-06:00">Updated Feb 25, 2014 04:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Daytona Beach, Fla. • Through rain and wrecks, on Daytona’s longest day, this was a drought Dale Earnhardt Jr. was determined to end. NASCAR’s most popular driver won the Daytona 500 on Sunday night for the second time — a decade after his first victory — to snap a 55-race losing streak dating to 2012. The victory ended a streak of futility at Daytona International Speedway, where he finished second in three of the previous four 500s. “Winning this race is the greatest feeling that you could fee...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-575884622014-02-25T16:50:37.859-06:00" id="#license-2014-02-25T16:50:37.859-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57588462@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Feb 2014 16:50:37 MDT