VIOLENCE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/VIOLENCE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NHL: Kings’ Voynov suspended on domestic violence suspicion http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58540929-77/voynov-kings-nhl-domestic.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58540929-77/voynov-kings-nhl-domestic.html.csp">NHL: Kings’ Voynov suspended on domestic violence suspicion</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GREG BEACHAM </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-20T14:09:08.823-06:00">Updated Oct 20, 2014 02:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The NHL suspended Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov indefinitely Monday after the two-time Stanley Cup winner’s arrest on suspicion of domestic violence. Voynov was booked and released at the Redondo Beach jail after his arrest early Monday morning at a Torrance hospital on suspicion of corporal injury to a spouse, Redondo Beach police Lt. Joe Hoffman said. The 24-year-old Russian defenseman posted $50,000 bail. “These developments are of great concern to our organization,” th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585409292014-10-20T14:09:08.823-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-20T14:09:08.823-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58540929@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:09:08 MDT Letter of the week: We must protect free speech on campus http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58532665-82/free-university-speech-talk.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58532665-82/free-university-speech-talk.html.csp">Letter of the week: We must protect free speech on campus</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-17T17:13:24.189-06:00">Updated Oct 17, 2014 05:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">“To suppress free speech is a double wrong. It violates the rights of the hearer as well as those of the speaker.” — Frederick Douglass Universities play an important role in fostering the free exchange of ideas, and therefore shoulder a special responsibility in standing up against violence and intimidation of those who express controversial viewpoints. On Oct. 14, the threat of violence led to the cancellation of a Utah State University campus talk by Anita Sarkeesian on the depiction of women...</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> 58532665@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:13:24 MDT Trib Talk: Answers to your domestic violence questions http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58521644-231/domestic-sltrib-violence-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58521644-231/domestic-sltrib-violence-com.html.csp">Trib Talk: Answers to your domestic violence questions</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jennifer Napier-Pearce</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-15T13:45:23.069-06:00">Updated Oct 15, 2014 01:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">After a string of high-profile domestic assaults both nationally and locally, advocates during Domestic Violence Awareness Month want to change the Twitter discussion from #WhyIStayed to #WhyILeft. On Wednesday at 12:15 p.m., Asha Parekh of the Family Justice Center, Kendra Wyckoff of the Utah Domestic Violence Coalition and Jenn Oxborrow of the Utah Department of Human Services join Jennifer Napier-Pearce to talk about the realities facing those in violent relationships and resources available...</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> 58521644@www.sltrib.com Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:45:23 MDT Sandy City remembers victims of domestic violence http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58519970-78/domestic-violence-sandy-victims.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58519970-78/domestic-violence-sandy-victims.html.csp">Sandy City remembers victims of domestic violence</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pamela manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-16T23:01:10.177-06:00">Updated Oct 16, 2014 11:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • Domestic violence is not just a family matter, it’s a crime that affects everyone in the city, Police Chief Kevin Thacker says. So, to mark National Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October, Thacker and Sandy Mayor Tom Dolan on Tuesday encouraged residents to take a stand against violent behavior in their personal relationships and in their community. Officials released 272 purple balloons at the Tuesday ceremony in recognition of the victims of physical domestic violence in Sandy ...</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> 58519970@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Oct 2014 23:01:10 MDT Measuring Martin Luther King’s peace prophecy, 50 years later http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58513790-68/king-peace-war-nobel.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58513790-68/king-peace-war-nobel.html.csp">Measuring Martin Luther King’s peace prophecy, 50 years later</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JESSE WASHINGTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-12T13:38:43.169-06:00">Updated Oct 12, 2014 01:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. dedicated his life to much more than achieving racial equality. That goal, he said again and again, was inseparable from alleviating poverty and stopping war. And he reiterated this theme after being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 50 years ago this week. “I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war, that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality,” he said in his Nobel accep...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585137902014-10-12T13:38:43.169-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-12T13:38:43.169-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58513790@www.sltrib.com Sun, 12 Oct 2014 13:38:43 MDT NFL owners to see video on domestic violence http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58500309-77/nfl-domestic-violence-video.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58500309-77/nfl-domestic-violence-video.html.csp">NFL owners to see video on domestic violence</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BARRY WILNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-08T22:20:45.376-06:00">Updated Oct 8, 2014 10:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The presentation on domestic violence being given to NFL owners on Wednesday includes a powerful video by a former player appealing for recognition and action. Joe Ehrmann, a defensive tackle for 10 pro seasons (1973-82), beseeches viewers to imagine what it would be like to see a loved one being subjected to abuse. He then urges intervention to curb such behavior. “Think about the role you have to raise up a generation of men that are going to have the clarity, have the moral courage...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585003092014-10-08T22:20:45.376-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-08T22:20:45.376-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58500309@www.sltrib.com Wed, 08 Oct 2014 22:20:45 MDT Keating: Give the Nobel Prize to nobody this year http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58496103-82/prize-peace-nobel-committee.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58496103-82/prize-peace-nobel-committee.html.csp">Keating: Give the Nobel Prize to nobody this year</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Joshua Keating</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Slate</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-07T08:20:15.247-06:00">Updated Oct 7, 2014 08:20AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON • There’s no shortage of awards and prizes out there for diplomacy, peacemaking and humanitarian achievement. But the one that will be handed out this Friday, bestowed by a committee selected by the Norwegian parliament in honor of the man who invented dynamite, is considered the most important and most deserving of media attention. The Norwegian Nobel Committee has made some bad calls in the past (Yasser Arafat, Henry Kissinger and Teddy Roosevelt come to mind), and little evidence 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> 58496103@www.sltrib.com Tue, 07 Oct 2014 08:20:15 MDT NFL: Seahawks’ Wilson talks about being a bully in school http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58482260-77/wilson-bully-domestic-nfl.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58482260-77/wilson-bully-domestic-nfl.html.csp">NFL: Seahawks’ Wilson talks about being a bully in school</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TIM BOOTH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-02T23:25:42.604-06:00">Updated Oct 2, 2014 11:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Renton, Wash. • Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is speaking out about domestic violence and about being a bully as a child in a column for Derek Jeter’s new website. Wilson was announced as a senior editor for The Players’ Tribune on Thursday morning. Wilson’s article talks about his goal of raising funds and awareness through his new foundation with an initial focus on supporting victims of domestic violence. Wilson also writes about being a bully in elementary and middle school, sa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584822602014-10-02T23:25:42.604-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-02T23:25:42.604-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58482260@www.sltrib.com Thu, 02 Oct 2014 23:25:42 MDT NFL aware of Spillman’s role in sex assault probe http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58481125-77/nfl-assault-spillman-league.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58481125-77/nfl-assault-spillman-league.html.csp">NFL aware of Spillman’s role in sex assault probe</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SCHUYLER DIXON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-02T23:25:42.739-06:00">Updated Oct 2, 2014 11:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Irving, Texas • With his coach’s backing, C.J. Spillman returned to the Cowboys practice field Thursday as he awaits the results of a police investigation into his role in an alleged sexual assault last month at a suburban Dallas hotel. “I’m not going to make any comment on an investigation where there’ve been no arrests or charges made,” coach Jason Garrett said. “Having said that, we’ve been very clear with our team about consequences that there will be if there is a situation where charges or...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584811252014-10-02T23:25:42.739-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-02T23:25:42.739-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58481125@www.sltrib.com Thu, 02 Oct 2014 23:25:42 MDT Steinem: Domestic violence discussion a positive http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58476578-68/violence-steinem-women-domestic.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58476578-68/violence-steinem-women-domestic.html.csp">Steinem: Domestic violence discussion a positive</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SANDY COHEN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T11:19:35.009-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 11:19AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Feminism pioneer Gloria Steinem says that if anything good has come from the NFL’s domestic violence scandal, it’s that we’re actually talking about domestic violence. “When the women’s movement started, there was not even a term called domestic violence,” the 80-year-old activist said in an interview. “It was just called life.” International human rights organization Equality Now announced Wednesday it will honor Steinem for her six decades of work for women’s rights. Actress Salm...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584765782014-10-01T11:19:35.009-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-01T11:19:35.009-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Jerry Brown said Tuesday he had signed. The bill was proposed by several Democrats and responds to a deadly rampage in May near the University of California, Santa Barbara. Supporters had said such a measure could have prevented the attacks, winning out over critics who said it would erode gun rights. Law enf...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584723702014-09-30T14:54:59.407-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-30T14:54:59.407-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58472370@www.sltrib.com Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:54:59 MDT Scott D. Pierce: CBS’ ‘Stalker’ exploits violence against women http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58456135-223/stalker-violence-williamson-women.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58456135-223/stalker-violence-williamson-women.html.csp">Scott D. Pierce: CBS’ ‘Stalker’ exploits violence against women</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott D. Pierce</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-29T08:39:34.295-06:00">Updated Sep 29, 2014 08:39AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The opening moments of the new CBS crime drama “Stalker” (Wednesday, 9 p.m., Ch. 2) may be the most disturbing you’ll see on TV this fall. A masked man chases a woman down the street, splashing gasoline all over her. She makes it inside her car, but has lost her keys. He dumps gas on her car, lights a match and sets the car ablaze. She screams in terror as she is burned to death. Consider it a look inside the mind of creator/executive producer/writer Kevin Williamson. And a glimpse into the tho...</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> 58456135@www.sltrib.com Mon, 29 Sep 2014 08:39:34 MDT War vets, kids scarred by gangs help each other http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58461720-68/says-urban-warriors-gang.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58461720-68/says-urban-warriors-gang.html.csp">War vets, kids scarred by gangs help each other</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SHARON COHEN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP National Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-27T11:34:02.378-06:00">Updated Sep 27, 2014 11:34AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Chicago • Jorge Maya sat in a circle at his neighborhood YMCA, a sturdy Afghanistan vet listening to a group of teenage boys scarred by gang violence. There was Sammy, 16, who could describe the times he’d dodged gunfire, once ducking behind a tree. Anderson, 17, who’d been around gangs most of his life. By his teens, he was carrying knives and bricks for protection. And 14-year-old Fernando, who was just 12 when a pistol-wielding kid killed his friend. Maya’s own story was much the same. He’d g...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584617202014-09-27T11:34:02.378-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-27T11:34:02.378-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58461720@www.sltrib.com Sat, 27 Sep 2014 11:34:02 MDT Movie review: ‘Equalizer’ transcends TV roots to shake up action genre http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58431107-223/washington-mccall-equalizer-config.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58431107-223/washington-mccall-equalizer-config.html.csp">Movie review: ‘Equalizer’ transcends TV roots to shake up action genre</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-26T08:49:22.459-06:00">Updated Sep 26, 2014 08:49AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It’s a mark of a sharp director/actor collaboration that they can take even routine material and make it into something extraordinary. “The Equalizer,” a riveting thriller based on a late-’80s CBS TV series, reunited one such team: star Denzel Washington and director Antoine Fuqua, who was at the helm when Washington won the Oscar as the bombastic corrupt cop in “Training Day” (2001). Robert McCall is a lot more gentle than Alonzo Harris, Washington’s “Training Day” character. McCall lives alon...</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> 58431107@www.sltrib.com Fri, 26 Sep 2014 08:49:22 MDT Iran president: Islamic extremists want to destroy civilization http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58454796-68/extremists-iran-extremism-rouhani.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58454796-68/extremists-iran-extremism-rouhani.html.csp">Iran president: Islamic extremists want to destroy civilization</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By EDITH M. LEDERER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-25T20:03:00.886-06:00">Updated Sep 25, 2014 08:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">United Nations • Iran’s president warned world leaders at the U.N. General Assembly on Thursday that the goal of extremists creating chaos in the Mideast is the destruction of civilization and rise of Islamophobia. Hassan Rouhani said the Islamic terrorists want to create “a fertile ground for further intervention of foreign forces in our region.” In a wide-ranging speech, he also said a nuclear agreement is possible before the November deadline if the West wants a deal and shows flexibility. H...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584547962014-09-25T20:03:00.886-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-25T20:03:00.886-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58454796@www.sltrib.com Thu, 25 Sep 2014 20:03:00 MDT Carlson: Goodell too compromised to clean up the NFL http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58453590-82/goodell-rice-football-domestic.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58453590-82/goodell-rice-football-domestic.html.csp">Carlson: Goodell too compromised to clean up the NFL</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Margaret Carlson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg View</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-25T05:03:05.891-06:00">Updated Sep 25, 2014 05:03AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON • National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell’s first public attempt to address the domestic abuse scandal involving Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice could be judged a success — but only by comparison to former President Richard Nixon’s I-am-not-a-crook debacle or former Rep. Anthony Weiner’s defense of selfies of his man parts. Accustomed to coasting on his good looks, lucky breeding (he’s the son of a senator), and fine tailoring, Goodell was all platitudes at the news...</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> 58453590@www.sltrib.com Thu, 25 Sep 2014 05:03:05 MDT Domestic violence in U.S.: Data tells complex story http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58450944-68/violence-domestic-national-intimate.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58450944-68/violence-domestic-national-intimate.html.csp">Domestic violence in U.S.: Data tells complex story</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID CRARY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-24T14:25:58.855-06:00">Updated Sep 24, 2014 02:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For weeks, amid allegations involving several NFL players, domestic violence has been the focus of intense national attention. Does the turmoil reflect a worsening epidemic of domestic violence, or has the U.S. in fact made great strides to curtail it? The answer is complicated. On one hand, domestic violence committed by intimate partners — current or former spouses, boyfriends or girlfriends — has declined by more than 60 percent since the mid-1990s, according to Justice Department figures. Ye...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584509442014-09-24T14:25:58.855-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-24T14:25:58.855-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58450944@www.sltrib.com Wed, 24 Sep 2014 14:25:58 MDT NFL to partner with domestic violence hotline http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58432918-77/violence-domestic-nfl-hotline.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58432918-77/violence-domestic-nfl-hotline.html.csp">NFL to partner with domestic violence hotline</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BARRY WILNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T23:29:56.931-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 11:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Responding to increasing criticism that the league has not acted quickly or emphatically enough concerning domestic abuse cases involving players, the NFL is partnering with a domestic violence hotline and a sexual violence resource center. Commissioner Roger Goodell sent a memo to the clubs late Thursday announcing the partnerships. The league will provide financial, operational and promotional support to the National Domestic Violence Hotline and the National Sexual Violence Resourc...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584329182014-09-19T23:29:56.931-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-19T23:29:56.931-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58432918@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:29:56 MDT NFL: Goodell says ‘Same mistakes can never be repeated’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58433541-77/nfl-goodell-violence-domestic.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58433541-77/nfl-goodell-violence-domestic.html.csp">NFL: Goodell says ‘Same mistakes can never be repeated’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BARRY WILNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Pro Football Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T23:29:56.774-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 11:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Commissioner Roger Goodell says the NFL wants to implement new personal conduct policies by the Super Bowl. Goodell was short on specifics at a news conference Friday, his first public statements in more than a week about the rash of NFL players involved in domestic violence. More defiant than contrite as he was hammered with questions, Goodell said he has not considered resigning. “Unfortunately, over the past several weeks, we have seen all too much of the NFL doing wrong,” he said ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584335412014-09-19T23:29:56.774-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-19T23:29:56.774-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58433541@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:29:56 MDT Lowry: Covering the NFL, the media has lost its mind http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58431968-82/nfl-rice-domestic-violence.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58431968-82/nfl-rice-domestic-violence.html.csp">Lowry: Covering the NFL, the media has lost its mind</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Rich Lowry</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The National Review</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T06:00:05.95-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 06:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">During the past few weeks, two sets of initials have dominated the news — ISIL and NFL — and the casual listener would be hard-pressed to decide which is more odious. It’s a wonder that President Barack Obama hasn’t pledged to bring NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to justice. Such is the weight the press has put on the NFL’s punishment of Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice for punching his then-fiancee that Denis McDonough, the president’s chief of staff, had to weigh in on “Meet the Press”: ...</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> 58431968@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 06:00:05 MDT