WEEKEND - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/WEEKEND News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) ’Captain America’ sets April record with $96.2M http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57782922-223/million-international-owned-weekend.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57782922-223/million-international-owned-weekend.html.csp">’Captain America’ sets April record with $96.2M</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JESSICA HERNDON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Film Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T08:56:51.171-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 08:56AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Disney and Marvel could be one of the finest teams around. Continuing the success of their superhero franchise, “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” has set a record as the biggest domestic April release ever. The Disney sequel debuted with $96.2 million, topping the previous record-holder, 2011’s “Fast Five,” which opened with $86.2 million. “The Winter Soldier,” which stars Chris Evans as the shield-wielding superhero and Scarlett Johansson (whose sci-fi film “Under the Skin” al...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577829222014-04-07T08:56:51.171-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-07T08:56:51.171-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57782922@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 08:56:51 MDT Photos: The Weekend in Sports http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57783719-77/photos-sports-weekend-2014.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57783719-77/photos-sports-weekend-2014.html.csp">Photos: The Weekend in Sports</a></h4> The Associated Press
<h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T07:54:02.09-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 07:54AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A look at the best sports photos from the weekend of April 4-6, 2014.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577837192014-04-07T07:54:02.09-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-07T07:54:02.09-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div>
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Weather: Rain for the weekend to dampen our spirits http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57778543-78/weather-rain-chance-weekend.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57778543-78/weather-rain-chance-weekend.html.csp">Weather: Rain for the weekend to dampen our spirits</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Vince Horiuchi</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T09:24:51.018-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 09:24AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Spring is just too timid to show its face yet. Scattered showers and thunderstorms are forecast for Salt Lake City this weekend, stealing more possibilities for outdoor fun. According to the National Weather Service, Saturday will be mostly cloudy with a high of 56 degrees. There also will be light and variable winds and a 40 percent chance of rain. Lows will be 43. Sunday won’t fare better. There will be a slight chance (30 percent) of rain through most of the day, both before and after noon. 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> 57778543@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 09:24:51 MDT Photos: The Weekend in Sports http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57751294-77/2014-28-30-associated-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57751294-77/2014-28-30-associated-http.html.csp">Photos: The Weekend in Sports</a></h4> The Associated Press
<h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-31T08:39:53.46-06:00">Updated Mar 31, 2014 08:39AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A look at the best sports photos from the weekend of March 28-30, 2014</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577512942014-03-31T08:39:53.46-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-31T08:39:53.46-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div>
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’Noah’ rises to top of box office with $44M debut http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57749780-223/million-noah-owned-international.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57749780-223/million-noah-owned-international.html.csp">’Noah’ rises to top of box office with $44M debut</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DERRIK J. LANG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-31T09:08:14.873-06:00">Updated Mar 31, 2014 09:08AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • After weathering a sea of controversy, “Noah” arrived in first place at the weekend box office. Paramount’s biblical epic starring Russell Crowe in the titular role opened with $44 million, according to studio estimates Sunday. The imaginative take on the tale of Noah’s Ark from “Black Swan” director Darren Aronofsky led some religious groups to claim the story had been inaccurately depicted and prompted Paramount to add a disclaimer to marketing materials noting that “artistic lic...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577497802014-03-31T09:08:14.873-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-31T09:08:14.873-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57749780@www.sltrib.com Mon, 31 Mar 2014 09:08:14 MDT Fly fishing and Tying Expo set this weekend http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57729780-79/fly-friday-expo-tying.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57729780-79/fly-friday-expo-tying.html.csp">Fly fishing and Tying Expo set this weekend</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WHARTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-26T14:24:05.176-06:00">Updated Mar 26, 2014 02:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Wasatch Fly Tying and Fly Fishing Expo comes to the South Towne Expo Center in Sandy Friday and Saturday as conservation groups such as Bonneville Fly Fishers, the Stonefly Society, Cache Anglers, Trout Unlimited and High Country Fly Fishers also prepare to raise funds at a Friday banquet and auction. The event features demonstrations and workshops on fly casting and tying, a competition casting pond and a demo casting ponds. Raffles and prizes will be offered all weekend. Vendors will displ...</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> 57729780@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Mar 2014 14:24:05 MDT Photos: The Weekend in Sports http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57721334-77/2014-21-23-associated-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57721334-77/2014-21-23-associated-http.html.csp">Photos: The Weekend in Sports</a></h4> The Associated Press
<h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-24T14:29:43.999-06:00">Updated Mar 24, 2014 02:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A look at some of the best sports photos the weekend of March 21-23, 2014.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577213342014-03-24T14:29:43.999-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-24T14:29:43.999-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div>
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Teen sci-fi franchise ‘Divergent’ debuts with $56M http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57719441-223/million-international-owned-divergent.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57719441-223/million-international-owned-divergent.html.csp">Teen sci-fi franchise ‘Divergent’ debuts with $56M</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jake Coyle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-24T08:51:12.772-06:00">Updated Mar 24, 2014 08:51AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • To go with “Twilight” and “The Hunger Games,” Lionsgate now has a trio of young-adult franchises with the box-office leading “Divergent.” The teen science-fiction thriller starring Shailene Woodley debuted with $56 million over the weekend, according to studio estimates Sunday. The opening, while less than some anticipated, launches Lionsgate’s third franchise built on young-adult best-sellers. With an audience 59 percent female and half under the age of 25, “Divergent” lured young mo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577194412014-03-24T08:51:12.772-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-24T08:51:12.772-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57719441@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Mar 2014 08:51:12 MDT Photos: The Weekend in Sports http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57691957-77/14-16-2014-associated-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57691957-77/14-16-2014-associated-http.html.csp">Photos: The Weekend in Sports</a></h4> The Associated Press
<h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-17T10:09:36.868-06:00">Updated Mar 17, 2014 10:09AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A look at some of the best sports photos from the weekend of March 14-16, 2014.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576919572014-03-17T10:09:36.868-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-17T10:09:36.868-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div>
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Fetching ‘Peabody & Sherman’ top box office http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57689807-200/million-owned-weekend-peabody.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57689807-200/million-owned-weekend-peabody.html.csp">Fetching ‘Peabody & Sherman’ top box office</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-16T12:27:53.656-06:00">Updated Mar 16, 2014 12:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">LOS ANGELES • Chasing down the top spot at the box office after debuting at No. 2 last week, “Mr. Peabody & Sherman” took the lead in its second weekend. The DreamWorks animated film about the time-traveling adventures of a genius dog and the human son he adopted earned $21.2 million, according to studio estimates Sunday. The 3-D kiddie-jaunt features voices from “Modern Family” stars Ty Burrell and Ariel Winter. “Our mid-week numbers were very strong indicating good and positive word of mouth,”...</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> 57689807@www.sltrib.com Sun, 16 Mar 2014 12:27:53 MDT Photos: The weekend in sports http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57659188-77/photos-sports-weekend-2014.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57659188-77/photos-sports-weekend-2014.html.csp">Photos: The weekend in sports</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-11T16:22:21.078-06:00">Updated Mar 11, 2014 04:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A look at some of the best sports photos from the weekend of March 7-9, 2014.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576591882014-03-11T16:22:21.078-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-11T16:22:21.078-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57659188@www.sltrib.com Tue, 11 Mar 2014 16:22:21 MDT ’300’ sequel rules box office with $45.1M debut http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57655729-223/million-international-300-owned.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57655729-223/million-international-300-owned.html.csp">’300’ sequel rules box office with $45.1M debut</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-09T14:20:46.2-06:00">Updated Mar 9, 2014 02:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The shirtless warriors of the “300” sequel “Rise of an Empire” ravaged the post-Oscars box-office weekend with a domestic debut of $45.1 million but an even bigger international haul of $87.8 million. Seven years after the original “300” became an unlikely, ultra-stylish, blood-soaked sensation, Warner Bros.’ 3-D follow-up showed considerable might at the box office. While “300: Rise of an Empire” didn’t come close the North American debut of Zack Snyder’s 2007 original ($70.9 million...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576557292014-03-09T14:20:46.2-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-09T14:20:46.2-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57655729@www.sltrib.com Sun, 09 Mar 2014 14:20:46 MDT Utah forecast: Sunny skies this weekend, but rain will be back Monday http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57651532-78/monday-expected-rain-weekend.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57651532-78/monday-expected-rain-weekend.html.csp">Utah forecast: Sunny skies this weekend, but rain will be back Monday</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="2014-03-08T09:52:28.56-06:00">Updated Mar 8, 2014 09:52AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Enjoy the sunny weekend while it lasts — rain and snow will be back in northern Utah on Monday. The National Weather Service predicts that after a weekend of sun and high temperatures that will likely climb into the mid-60s by Sunday, a storm system will move in Monday and dump rain that will likely turn to snow by evening. High temperatures in northern Utah are expected to hover around the mid-50s on Saturday, but climb to the mid-60s by Sunday. Further south, Cedar City is expected to hit 58 d...</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> 57651532@www.sltrib.com Sat, 08 Mar 2014 09:52:28 MDT ‘Non-Stop’ No. 1 at weekend box office, knocks off ‘Lego Movie’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57621217-200/million-owned-box-office.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57621217-200/million-owned-box-office.html.csp">‘Non-Stop’ No. 1 at weekend box office, knocks off ‘Lego Movie’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DERRIK J. LANG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Entertainment Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-02T11:29:05.371-06:00">Updated Mar 2, 2014 11:29AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Liam Neeson has grounded the “The Lego Movie.” The action star’s airliner thriller “Non-Stop” arrived in first place at the weekend box office, effectively ending the Warner Bros. animated film’s three-week blockade at the top spot. The Universal film stars Neeson as a federal air marshal on a doomed flight. “Non-Stop” ascended in its first weekend with $30 million, according to studio estimates Sunday. “I think the fact that audiences were ready for a suspense thriller was a lot t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576212172014-03-02T11:29:05.371-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-02T11:29:05.371-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57621217@www.sltrib.com Sun, 02 Mar 2014 11:29:05 MDT Seth Meyer’s ‘Late Night’ debut earns a solid B http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/57596642-63/meyers-late-update-debut.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/57596642-63/meyers-late-update-debut.html.csp">Seth Meyer’s ‘Late Night’ debut earns a solid B</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> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-25T10:31:55.678-06:00">Updated Feb 25, 2014 10:31AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seth Meyers’ debut as host of “Late Night” on Monday was sort of surprising. The opening monologue, which was expected to be his strength, was the weakest part of the show. The interviews, on the other hand, were the strongest part. As expected, Meyers’ monologue was pretty much a Weekend Update -- which he had long anchored on “Saturday Night Live” - delivered standing up. And not a particularly good Weekend Update. Most of the joke fell flat, and Meyers’ didn’t seem to realize how poorly it wa...</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> 57596642@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Feb 2014 10:31:55 MDT Scott D. Pierce: Weekend Update sort of moving to ‘Late Night’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57575723-223/meyers-jokes-late-update.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57575723-223/meyers-jokes-late-update.html.csp">Scott D. Pierce: Weekend Update sort of moving to ‘Late Night’</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="2014-02-24T20:13:51.029-06:00">Updated Feb 24, 2014 08:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">No one anchored the Weekend Update segments of “Saturday Night Live” as long as Seth Meyers did — a total of almost eight full seasons. And you can expect Meyers to do more of the same when he takes over as host of “Late Night” on Monday (11:35 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5). Well, sort of. “I don’t think we’ll try to do a version of Weekend Update, but I think there will probably be elements of our show that steal a little from it,” Meyers said, adding, “I don’t know if ‘steal’ is the right word.” “It will...</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> 57575723@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Feb 2014 20:13:51 MDT Temperatures to creep up this weekend along Wasatch Front http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57583244-78/highs-weekend-saturday-creep.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57583244-78/highs-weekend-saturday-creep.html.csp">Temperatures to creep up this weekend along Wasatch Front</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Vince Horiuchi</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-22T10:21:02.463-06:00">Updated Feb 22, 2014 10:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">You can see how spring is desperately trying to break through but won’t quite make it this weekend. Skies will be mostly cloudy with highs in Salt Lake County Saturday around 50 degrees. On Sunday, the skies will clear and temperatures will creep up to 55 degrees. Overnight lows for both days will be in the mid-30s. Highs Monday will reach 60 degrees giving us just a taste of the upcoming spring season. Not to say it won’t get a little dicey in some higher elevations along northern Utah. Accord...</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> 57583244@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Feb 2014 10:21:02 MDT Jazz notes: Utah’s Trey Burke looks up to Blazers’ Damian Lillard http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57581410-87/burke-jazz-lillard-corbin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57581410-87/burke-jazz-lillard-corbin.html.csp">Jazz notes: Utah’s Trey Burke looks up to Blazers’ Damian Lillard</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="2014-02-21T23:38:32.248-06:00">Updated Feb 21, 2014 11:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Portland, Ore. • On their way to winning the All-Star Weekend’s Skills Challenge, Portland point guard Damian Lillard took the first leg and Jazz rookie Trey Burke took the second. Back to the grind of the regular season, the Jazz wouldn’t mind seeing Burke follow the former Weber State star’s path in other ways. “He’s a great player, a young player who has gotten better every night out there on the floor,” Utah coach Ty Corbin said of Lillard, the league’s reigning Rookie of the Year. “It’s a g...</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> 57581410@www.sltrib.com Fri, 21 Feb 2014 23:38:32 MDT