WILLIAMS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/WILLIAMS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Sports briefs: Serena Williams surges at Western & Southern http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58304216-77/meter-title-williams-win.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58304216-77/meter-title-williams-win.html.csp">Sports briefs: Serena Williams surges at Western & Southern</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:01:42.139-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tennis • Serena Williams rallied to advance to the Western & Southern Open final in Cincinnati, beating Caroline Wozniacki 2-6, 6-2, 6-4 on Saturday. The top-ranked Williams lost a set for the first time in the tournament and committed 41 unforced errors, 20 more than Wozniacki. Williams beat the 12th-seeded Dane for the eighth time in nine career matches. In the final Sunday, she will face fifth-seeded Maria Sharapova or ninth-seeded Ana Ivanovic. Williams has never won the tournament in five ...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58304216@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:01:42 MDT Letter: The mentally ill need our help http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58300892-82/suicide-death-robin-son.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58300892-82/suicide-death-robin-son.html.csp">Letter: The mentally ill need our help</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T16:41:02.432-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 04:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Every time there is a death like that of humor icon Robin Williams, it is a rip to the soul of those of us who are “suicide survivors.” It is 23 years since my son took his own life by handgun and, to make matters worse, I found his body. If he had been a stranger, I would never be able to forget, but this body was that of my beloved son. Except for those closest to him, my son was just another young man seeking to find his way in a complicated world. But, like Robin Williams, he carried the bur...</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> 58300892@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 16:41:02 MDT Letter: Williams’ death brings illness out of shadows http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58293916-82/shadows-williams-age-billy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58293916-82/shadows-williams-age-billy.html.csp">Letter: Williams’ death brings illness out of shadows</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T17:30:57.54-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 05:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Billy Crystal tweeted and Whoopi Goldberg dittoed, “No words.” I concur, but at the same time think there may be six: “You have not died in vain.” In the coming days and weeks as we all try to process the loss, a bright light is being shown on the issues of depression and other mental health disorders which will bring a new age of empathy, support, and treatment to our global community. Robin Williams was recognized and loved everywhere. He will now be the symbol not only for brilliant humo...</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> 58293916@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 17:30:57 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: Farewell to Lauren Bacall http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58292069-66/bacall-com-http-hollywood.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58292069-66/bacall-com-http-hollywood.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: Farewell to Lauren Bacall</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> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T08:02:02.532-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 08:02AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • Lauren Bacall, the husky-voiced siren who smoldered onscreen with Humphrey Bogart and married him in real life, has died at the age of 89. (And, as Slate’s Miriam Krule pointed out, Bacall was the last icon name-checked in Madonna’s song “Vogue” to leave us.) [AP, Slate] • Tributes keep pouring in for comedian Robin Williams, who was found dead from suicide Monday: Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers both paid tribute on their late-night shows Tuesday; 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> 58292069@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 08:02:02 MDT Smiles and tears: Robin Williams’ life and death http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58287940-223/robin-williams-actor-age.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58287940-223/robin-williams-actor-age.html.csp">Smiles and tears: Robin Williams’ life and death</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T13:19:37.707-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 01:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Actor/comedian Robin Williams died Monday at age 63 after many decades of making the world, smile, laugh, cry and, always, take notice.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582879402014-08-12T13:19:37.707-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T13:19:37.707-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58287940@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 13:19:37 MDT Contra Costa Times: Williams’ death has an all-too-common cause http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58289422-82/depression-williams-mental-understanding.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58289422-82/depression-williams-mental-understanding.html.csp">Contra Costa Times: Williams’ death has an all-too-common cause</a></h4>