WEDNESDAY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/WEDNESDAY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) UN says it sheltered thousands from Sudan killings http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57856262-200/sudan-south-wednesday-bentiu.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57856262-200/sudan-south-wednesday-bentiu.html.csp">UN says it sheltered thousands from Sudan killings</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JASON STRAZIUSO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-23T15:05:13.457-06:00">Updated Apr 23, 2014 03:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Nairobi, Kenya • The United Nations mission in South Sudan accused the government Wednesday of spreading false claims that the U.N. camp near the scene of a massacre refused to shelter victims. In statement, the United Nations said South Sudan Minister of Information Michael Lueth was wrong to tell a news conference earlier Wednesday that residents seeking protection were barred from entering a U.N. base in the contested city of Bentiu. Many instead ended up in houses of worship, where hundreds ...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57856262@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:05:13 MDT Trib Talk: Western lands disputes — locals vs. feds http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/57851598-231/comments-join-locals-talk.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/57851598-231/comments-join-locals-talk.html.csp">Trib Talk: Western lands disputes — locals vs. feds</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-23T12:53:26.088-06:00">Updated Apr 23, 2014 12:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">12:15 p.m. Wednesday • From Iron County’s plan to take wild horse regulation into its own hands to Cliven Bundy’s crusade against grazing fees, long-standing tensions between locals and the federal government have recently resurfaced. Rep. Ken Ivory, former BLM Director Pat Shea, reporter Thomas Burr and Morgan Lyon Cotti with the Hinckley Institute of Politics join Jennifer Napier-Pearce on Wednesday to talk about the unrest and if and how the philosophical gap between New West and Old West can...</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> 57851598@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:53:26 MDT Utah forecast: Calm Wednesday but thousands still without power after windstorm http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57854113-78/power-wednesday-weather-customers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57854113-78/power-wednesday-weather-customers.html.csp">Utah forecast: Calm Wednesday but thousands still without power after windstorm</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="2014-04-23T10:05:29.094-06:00">Updated Apr 23, 2014 10:05AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Thousands of Utah residents are still without power Wednesday morning, mostly in Summit and Salt Lake counties, in the wake of Tuesday’s windstorm. Rocky Mountain Power officials report that as of 9:30 a.m., more than 12,000 customers are without power as a result of Tuesday’s windy weather. Because of damage to two transmission lines that provide power to Summit County, Rocky Mountain Power has initiated rotating power outages that are affected 3,500 customers in the county. These are expected...</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> 57854113@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:05:29 MDT Reilly, McGill and Murphy: A quick and dirty primer for Utah Pro Day http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57696472-59/agent-combine-mcgill-wednesday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57696472-59/agent-combine-mcgill-wednesday.html.csp">Reilly, McGill and Murphy: A quick and dirty primer for Utah Pro Day</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="2014-03-18T10:48:02.705-06:00">Updated Mar 18, 2014 10:48AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The day after spring enrollees like Jackson Barton and Alani Havili-Katoa first don crimson at spring camp, a handful of their Ute forebears will make one last trip to the Spence Eccles Field House to disprove what scouts believe to be the boundaries of human performance. Their hope is to join more than 20 fellow alums in the National Football League. For a couple, it’s a formality. For others, it’s a fantasy. Here’s a quick primer on those involved Wednesday. Keith McGill Don’t tell agent J...</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> 57696472@www.sltrib.com Tue, 18 Mar 2014 10:48:02 MDT Kragthorpe: GM Dennis Lindsey believes Jazz can ‘get it right’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57833806-87/lindsey-jazz-pick-record.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57833806-87/lindsey-jazz-pick-record.html.csp">Kragthorpe: GM Dennis Lindsey believes Jazz can ‘get it right’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kurt Kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T10:14:15.108-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 10:14AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atheists are convening downtown, Comic Con’s costumed enthusiasts are worshiping on the site where the Jazz once played and Dennis Lindsey is trying to inspire belief in his rebuilding project. Just another April week in Salt Lake City. Lindsey, the Jazz’s general manager, presided over a 25-57 season that ended Wednesday with a double-overtime win at Minnesota, as the Jazz barely topped the worst record in the franchise’s 35-year Utah era. They finished 24 games behind Dallas, the Western Conf...</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> 57833806@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:14:15 MDT 2-alarm fire engulfs Millcreek home http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57829128-78/fire-anderton-crews-wednesday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57829128-78/fire-anderton-crews-wednesday.html.csp">2-alarm fire engulfs Millcreek home</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T08:14:33.647-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 08:14AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A fire on Wednesday devoured a Millcreek home and killed several pets. The blaze broke out about 6:30 p.m. at 2680 E. Evergreen Ave. (3435 South) and spread throughout the house, said Unified Fire Authority Battalion Chief Brian Anderton. No people were injured in the fire — the homeowner was in Lehi at the time of the fire — but his three cats, a bird and a three-foot shark living in a large fish tank were in the house and presumed to have died. The blaze appears to have begun on the back deck...</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> 57829128@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:14:33 MDT Wednesday movie roundup: ‘Heaven’ is a place http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57826893-66/heaven-faith-todd-movie.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57826893-66/heaven-faith-todd-movie.html.csp">Wednesday movie roundup: ‘Heaven’ is a place</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T10:04:54.551-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 10:04AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There’s a rare Wednesday opening at movie theaters today for Easter weekend, and it’s a title aimed at the faith-based audience. “Heaven Is For Real” is based on a true story, and a best-selling book, that tells of Todd Furpo (Greg Kinnear), a Nebraska pastor whose family faces a series of medical and financial crises. The worst is when Todd’s four-year-old son Colton (Connor Corum) suffers a ruptured appendix and undergoes a touch-and-go emergency operation. When the boy comes to, he claims he ...</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> 57826893@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:04:54 MDT MLB: Yankees vs Cubs postponed by rain http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57822277-77/postponed-rain-cubs-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57822277-77/postponed-rain-cubs-game.html.csp">MLB: Yankees vs Cubs postponed by rain</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T16:00:35.916-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 04:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The interleague game between the New York Yankees and Chicago Cubs has been postponed because of bad weather. The teams will make up the game Wednesday as part of a day-night doubleheader. New York also postponed ceremonies marking the unveiling of a plaque honoring Nelson Mandela’s visit to Yankee Stadium in 1990. The ceremonies, planned during the offseason for Jackie Robinson Day, were rescheduled to before Wednesday night’s game. A light rain was falling in late morning Tuesday, a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578222772014-04-16T16:00:35.916-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-16T16:00:35.916-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57822277@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:00:35 MDT A look at the NBA playoff picture http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57802046-77/miami-nba-playoff-wednesday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57802046-77/miami-nba-playoff-wednesday.html.csp">A look at the NBA playoff picture</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TIM REYNOLDS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T16:27:45.977-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 04:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with seven days remaining in the regular season: ——— EAST UPDATE Frank Vogel had a good Wednesday. Indiana’s coach gave his starters a day off, watched his backups beat Milwaukee, and climbed back atop the Eastern Conference standings. Next stop: Miami, which lost at Memphis and is now a half-game behind the Pacers. The East rivals play Friday night in Miami with the winner getting the inside track to the No. 1 seed on that side of the bra...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578020462014-04-11T16:27:45.977-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-11T16:27:45.977-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57802046@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:27:45 MDT MLB: Mets’ Murphy, Collins defend paternity leave http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57770406-77/murphy-noah-mets-collins.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57770406-77/murphy-noah-mets-collins.html.csp">MLB: Mets’ Murphy, Collins defend paternity leave</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-04T19:19:47.698-06:00">Updated Apr 4, 2014 07:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Daniel Murphy is proud he put fatherhood ahead of baseball, and New York Mets manager Terry Collins thinks criticism his second baseman received for taking paternity leave this week was unfair. Murphy made his season debut Thursday, three days after the birth of son Noah. He called staying in Florida an extra day “the right decision to make” following wife Victoria’s cesarean section and said “we felt the best thing for our family was for me to stay.” He learned Sunday that his wife’s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577704062014-04-04T19:19:47.698-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-04T19:19:47.698-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57770406@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Apr 2014 19:19:47 MDT Fort Hood gunman sought mental health treatment http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57769085-68/base-fort-gunman-hood.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57769085-68/base-fort-gunman-hood.html.csp">Fort Hood gunman sought mental health treatment</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WILL WEISSERT and PAUL J. WEBER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-03T11:29:15.139-06:00">Updated Apr 3, 2014 11:29AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fort Hood, Texas • An Iraq War veteran being treated for mental illness was the gunman who opened fire at Fort Hood, killing three people and wounding 16 others before committing suicide, in an attack on the same Texas military base where more than a dozen people were slain in 2009, authorities said. Within hours of the Wednesday attack, investigators started looking into whether the man’s combat experience had caused lingering psychological trauma. Fort Hood’s senior officer, Lt. Gen. Mark Mill...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577690852014-04-03T11:29:15.139-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-03T11:29:15.139-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57769085@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Apr 2014 11:29:15 MDT Sports briefs: Venus Williams wins at Family Circle after Serena’s loss http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57766159-77/williams-6-4-ranked-circle.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57766159-77/williams-6-4-ranked-circle.html.csp">Sports briefs: Venus Williams wins at Family Circle after Serena’s loss</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-02T19:07:25.472-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 07:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">TENNIS • Venus Williams advanced in the tournament where her top-ranked sister couldn’t, battling from behind Wednesday at the Family Circle Cup to beat Chanelle Scheepers 7-5, 7-5 in Charleston, S.C. It was another long day for Williams, ranked 28th in the world. She needed nearly two hours in a straight-set win over the South African. Williams, who won the Family Circle a decade ago, now faces No. 20 Eugenie Bouchard. Tuesday night, top-ranked Serena Williams, was stunned in the second round ...</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> 57766159@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 19:07:25 MDT Chat Wednesday with Carla Hall, star of The Chew, Top Chef http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57759029-223/carla-chat-chef-chew.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57759029-223/carla-chat-chef-chew.html.csp">Chat Wednesday with Carla Hall, star of The Chew, Top Chef</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matt Grisafi</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Digital First Media</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-01T18:15:12.304-06:00">Updated Apr 1, 2014 06:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content"></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> 57759029@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Apr 2014 18:15:12 MDT Salt Lake Tribune braces for more cuts as owner kills digital initiative http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57763457-79/tribune-dfm-news-editor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57763457-79/tribune-dfm-news-editor.html.csp">Salt Lake Tribune braces for more cuts as owner kills digital initiative</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tony Semerad</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-02T22:54:05.172-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 10:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Salt Lake Tribune’s top editor said Wednesday the newspaper was preparing for sizable budget cuts after its corporate owner killed a digital initiative once considered central to an evolving business strategy. New York-based newspaper chain Digital First Mediaannounced it is closing Project Thunderdome, an experimental news-sharing arrangement involving up to 75 of its newspapers. Thunderdome, launched in late 2011 to centralize key parts of national news gathering and production, is being ...</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> 57763457@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 22:54:05 MDT Utah Jazz lose huge lead late, fall to Memphis 91-87 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57735989-87/jazz-memphis-grizzlies-lead.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57735989-87/jazz-memphis-grizzlies-lead.html.csp">Utah Jazz lose huge lead late, fall to Memphis 91-87</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Aaron Falk</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T09:34:07.828-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 09:34AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Derrick Favors looked down at the box score someone had left on the podium, a remnant from Monday night’s blowout loss to Detroit, and pushed it aside. “Crumple it up. Get it out of here, man,” the Jazz forward said half joking. “That’s embarrassing.” In the midst of a late-season slide, the Jazz haven’t had much cause to be proud recently. So as they look over Wednesday’s box score, they’ll have to shake their heads and wonder. Utah squandered a 16-point second-half lead, falling to the Memphis...</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> 57735989@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 09:34:07 MDT Mudslide recovery brings searchers to tears http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57738502-68/body-mcclelland-wednesday-authorities.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57738502-68/body-mcclelland-wednesday-authorities.html.csp">Mudslide recovery brings searchers to tears</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By brian skoloff </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and lisa baumann</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T20:23:25.92-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 08:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Darrington, Wash. • Firefighter Jeff McClelland uncovered a body on the moon-like surface that blankets what used to be the community of Oso. Suddenly, he realized the dead man’s son and brother were among the volunteers scouring the debris field. The relatives sat beside the body as it was zipped into a bag. McClelland found himself overcome with tears. The discovery served as a touching reminder of the deeply emotional work that is playing out in this tight-knit town as rescuers like McClella...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577385022014-03-27T20:23:25.92-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-27T20:23:25.92-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57738502@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 20:23:25 MDT MLB notes: Ump ejects Washington Nationals’ Bryce Harper http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57735924-77/harper-wednesday-spring-innings.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57735924-77/harper-wednesday-spring-innings.html.csp">MLB notes: Ump ejects Washington Nationals’ Bryce Harper</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-26T20:00:45.915-06:00">Updated Mar 26, 2014 08:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jupiter, Fla. • Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper was ejected Wednesday after being called out at first base in a 3-2 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals. Harper led off the fourth inning with a slow roller that second baseman Mark Ellis barehanded and flipped to first. The throw appeared to beat Harper and umpire Jeff Gosney called him out. The 21-year-old Harper kept his head down, screaming his displeasure as he passed Gosney on his way to the third-base dugout. Gosney threw out Harper, who...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577359242014-03-26T20:00:45.915-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-26T20:00:45.915-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57735924@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Mar 2014 20:00:45 MDT Utah Jazz: Alec Burks still sidelined Wednesday vs. Memphis http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57733891-87/jazz-burks-memphis-alec.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57733891-87/jazz-burks-memphis-alec.html.csp">Utah Jazz: Alec Burks still sidelined Wednesday vs. Memphis</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-28T17:29:17.771-06:00">Updated Mar 28, 2014 05:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah Jazz will be without shooting guard Alec Burks tonight against Memphis, the team announced after Wednesday morning’s shootaround. Burks, the Jazz’s No. 2 scorer who averages 13.8 points per game, will miss his third straight game because of a sprained ankle. Burks participated in practice on Tuesday but won’t play against Memphis, which has won 10 of its last 13 games and is battling for playoff position in the Western Conference. The Jazz are 23-48 after losing 12 of their last 14 game...</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> 57733891@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Mar 2014 17:29:17 MDT Van hits 80-year-old Orem school crossing guard http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57733696-78/crosswalk-martinez-crossing-guard.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57733696-78/crosswalk-martinez-crossing-guard.html.csp">Van hits 80-year-old Orem school crossing guard</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T06:59:59.301-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 06:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An 80-year-old school crossing guard in Orem sustained minor injuries when he was hit in a crosswalk Wednesday morning by a van. Orem police Sgt. Craig Martinez said the accident occurred at 7:23 a.m. Wednesday in the crosswalk at 1035 N. 800 East, near Orchard Elementary School. “[He] was in the crosswalk with his traffic vest on, with his stop sign up, with the [crosswalk’s] flashing lights on,” Martinez said. An unspecified number of children also were in the crosswalk at the time, but none w...</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> 57733696@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 06:59:59 MDT Satellite spots 122 objects in Malaysia jet search http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57733612-68/search-malaysia-plane-objects.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57733612-68/search-malaysia-plane-objects.html.csp">Satellite spots 122 objects in Malaysia jet search</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TODD PITMAN and ROB GRIFFITH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-26T12:45:40.786-06:00">Updated Mar 26, 2014 12:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia • A French satellite scanning the Indian Ocean for remnants of a missing jetliner found a possible plane debris field containing 122 objects, a top Malaysian official said Wednesday, calling it “the most credible lead that we have.” Defense Minister Hishammuddin Hussein also expressed exasperation with the anger rising among missing passengers’ relatives in China, who berated Malaysian government and airline officials earlier in the day in Beijing. About two-thirds of the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577336122014-03-26T12:45:40.786-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-26T12:45:40.786-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57733612@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Mar 2014 12:45:40 MDT