Utah http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/26561/all en Sex, politics and Steve Jobs highlight Sundance Film Festival http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130117/corrected-sex-politics-and-steve-jobs-highlight-sundance-film-f Showing in theaters alongside the Steve Jobs biopic "jOBS," festival goers can catch a movie about porn star Linda Lovelace, played by Amanda Seyfried in "Lovelace," and British soft porn publishing magnate Paul Raymond, played by Steve Coogan in Michael Winterbottom's "The Look of Love."<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130117/corrected-sex-politics-and-steve-jobs-highlight-sundance-film-f" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Cinema of the United States Entertainment Hospitality Human Interest Law Politics Social Issues Sundance Film Festival Utah Entertainment United States Thomson Reuters Thu, 17 Jan 2013 19:30:00 +0000 5735776 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Entertainment News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130126/reuters-entertainment-news-summary <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current entertainment news briefs.</p> <p>First Steve Jobs movie gets red carpet premiere</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130126/reuters-entertainment-news-summary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Geography of the United States Human Interest Sundance Film Festival Technology Utah Thomson Reuters Sat, 26 Jan 2013 05:30:16 +0000 5739751 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Entertainment News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130126/reuters-entertainment-news-summary-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current entertainment news briefs.</p> <p>First Steve Jobs movie gets red carpet premiere</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130126/reuters-entertainment-news-summary-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Geography of the United States Human Interest Sundance Film Festival Technology Utah Thomson Reuters Sat, 26 Jan 2013 13:15:35 +0000 5739806 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Entertainment News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130126/reuters-entertainment-news-summary-1 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current entertainment news briefs.</p> <p>First Steve Jobs movie gets red carpet premiere</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130126/reuters-entertainment-news-summary-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Geography of the United States Human Interest Sundance Film Festival Technology Utah Thomson Reuters Sat, 26 Jan 2013 21:15:03 +0000 5739969 at http://www.globalpost.com "Fruitvale," "Blood Brothers" win top awards at Sundance http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130127/fruitvale-blood-brothers-win-top-awards-at-sundance <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Piya Sinha-Roy</p> <p>PARK CITY, Utah, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Drama film "Fruitvale" and documentary "Blood Brothers" won the top awards at the Sundance Film Festival on Saturday, giving them a big boost to reach independent movie audiences this year.</p> <p>"Fruitvale," starring Octavia Spencer and Michael B. Jordan and directed by 26-year-old, first-time filmmaker Ryan Coogler," picked up the U.S. drama jury and audience awards for its "moral and social urgency."</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130127/fruitvale-blood-brothers-win-top-awards-at-sundance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Audience award Entertainment Human Interest Sundance Film Festival Utah Thomson Reuters Sun, 27 Jan 2013 07:15:36 +0000 5740032 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Entertainment News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130128/reuters-entertainment-news-summary <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current entertainment news briefs.</p> <p>"Argo" boosts Oscar chances with two weekend award</p> <p>LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Iran hostage drama "Argo" won its second big award in two days on Sunday, boosting its chances of winning a best picture Oscar next month in a race that had been considered wide open. "Argo" won best cast ensemble, the top prize, at the Screen Actors Guild Awards, while Daniel Day-Lewis and Jennifer Lawrence took lead acting honors.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130128/reuters-entertainment-news-summary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Film festival Human Interest Sundance Film Festival Utah Thomson Reuters Mon, 28 Jan 2013 05:15:14 +0000 5740341 at http://www.globalpost.com Salvadoran mom hopes for miracle to stop her deportation http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/taxonomy/term/35779/130226/salvadoran-mom-hopes-miracle-stop-her-deportation <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agencia EFE </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Denver, Feb 22 (EFE).- Ana Cañenguez, a Salvadoran mother living in Utah who has been on a long, painful journey to support her kids, says that only her faith keeps her from despair now that she has received a deportation order that can separate her from her family.</p> <p>"The situation now is really hard, but I feel optimistic and have faith in God. I'm clinging to my faith. But at other times, like when I'm alone, my optimism vanishes," she said in an interview with Efe.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/taxonomy/term/35779/130226/salvadoran-mom-hopes-miracle-stop-her-deportation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Ana Cañenguez Technology Utah Agencia EFE Tue, 26 Feb 2013 15:27:17 +0000 5767294 at http://www.globalpost.com Robert Redford noncommittal on future of London's Sundance event http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130424/robert-redford-noncommittal-future-londons-sundance-event <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Belinda Goldsmith</p> <p>LONDON (Reuters) - Robert Redford said on Wednesday that the future of London's Sundance film and music festival was by no means certain, as he launched the British version of an event that aims to boost interest in independent film.</p> <p>Last year was the first time that the U.S. actor-director had ventured outside the United States with a version of the Sundance Film Festival, the world's leading independent film festival, that he set up in Park City, Utah, 35 years ago.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130424/robert-redford-noncommittal-future-londons-sundance-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cinema of the United States Robert Redford Sundance Film Festival Utah Thomson Reuters Wed, 24 Apr 2013 14:30:03 +0000 5824139 at http://www.globalpost.com Hyatt, Marriott to manage new specialty hotels in downtown Salt Lake City http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130516/hyatt-marriott-manage-new-specialty-hotels-downtown-salt-lak <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>SALT LAKE CITY - Real-estate developers are breaking ground on downtown Salt Lake City's first new hotels since a Hyatt Place was built in 2009.</p> <p>The additions are for specialized segments of the hotel industry and won't satisfy the needs of the nearby Salt Place convention hall, which needs a much larger hotel that will require public-private financing to get built, said Scott Beck, president and chief executive of the Salt Lake Convention </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130516/hyatt-marriott-manage-new-specialty-hotels-downtown-salt-lak" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Salt Lake City Salt Lake City metropolitan area Technology Utah The Canadian Press Fri, 17 May 2013 00:01:43 +0000 5839836 at http://www.globalpost.com Scientists report newly discovered horned dinosaur unearthed in Utah http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130717/scientists-report-newly-discovered-horned-dinosaur-unearthed-ut <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Laura Zuckerman</p> <p>(Reuters) - A big-nosed dinosaur that may have used its impressive horns as a mate magnet and to ward off competitors has been unearthed in a fossil-rich deposit in southern Utah, scientists said on Wednesday.</p> <p>The novel species, Nasutoceratops or "big-nose horned face," is the only known member of a group of dinosaurs thought to have lived 76 million years ago on a land mass in Western North America isolated by an ancient seaway, said Scott Sampson, one of the paleontologists who discovered the extinct reptile.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130717/scientists-report-newly-discovered-horned-dinosaur-unearthed-ut" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Ceratopsids Scott D. Sampson Technology Utah Thomson Reuters Thu, 18 Jul 2013 01:06:07 +0000 5886782 at http://www.globalpost.com Sundance sets 10-feature lineup for first NEXT Weekend festival in LA http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130718/sundance-sets-10-feature-lineup-first-next-weekend-festival-la <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Jeff Sneider</p> <p>LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Sundance Institute has announced the program for its first-ever NEXT Weekend festival, which includes 10 feature films, 10 short films and related programming.</p> <p>The festival runs from August 8-11 at the Sundance Sunset Cinema and additional venues throughout Los Angeles. Tickets ranging from $12-15 are on sale now for Sundance Institute members and will be made available to the public on Thursday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130718/sundance-sets-10-feature-lineup-first-next-weekend-festival-la" target="_blank">read more</a></p> American Movie Sundance Film Festival Utah Thomson Reuters Thu, 18 Jul 2013 12:32:46 +0000 5887159 at http://www.globalpost.com Utah man accused of running speakeasy in garage; pleads not guilty to illegal business charge http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130806/utah-man-accused-running-speakeasy-garage-pleads-not-guilty- <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>SANDY, Utah - A Utah man who police say ran a speakeasy out of his garage for years in the middle of a suburban residential neighbourhood has been arrested after he sold drinks to an undercover officer.</p> <p>Jared Williams, 33, of Sandy has pleaded not guilty to the misdemeanour charge of running a business without a license, court records show. He was arrested on June 13 by several Sandy police officers who converged on his house.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130806/utah-man-accused-running-speakeasy-garage-pleads-not-guilty-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bar Religion Utah The Canadian Press Tue, 06 Aug 2013 17:47:22 +0000 5903973 at http://www.globalpost.com Zookeeper at Utah amusement park hospitalized after being gored in leg by wildebeest http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130821/zookeeper-at-utah-amusement-park-hospitalized-after-being-go <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>FARMINGTON, Utah - A zookeeper at a Utah amusement park has been hospitalized after being gored in the leg by a wildebeest.</p> <p>Paramedics responded to a report of the goring Sunday at the Lagoon amusement park in Farmington, about 20 miles north of Salt Lake City.</p> <p>Farmington Fire Chief Guido Smith says a 28-year-old female employee was gored during a feeding process, when she "came in contact with the animal's horn." He says she suffered an injury to her thigh.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130821/zookeeper-at-utah-amusement-park-hospitalized-after-being-go" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Geography of the United States Labor Law Ogden–Clearfield metropolitan area Utah The Canadian Press Wed, 21 Aug 2013 06:45:57 +0000 5914235 at http://www.globalpost.com Utah Gov. Herbert touts tourism as part of economic development efforts http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130826/utah-gov-herbert-touts-tourism-part-economic-development-eff <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>DENVER - Utah Gov. Gary Herbert acknowledges his state has catching up to do to make its getaways as visible as resort towns like Vail in neighbouring Colorado.</p> <p>Herbert spoke to a small group of reporters in Denver at a lunch Monday and said tourism is a critical part of his economic development efforts.</p> <p>Herbert says he hopes to make Utah the No. 1 best business destination in America, as well as a top international business destination.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130826/utah-gov-herbert-touts-tourism-part-economic-development-eff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology Utah The Canadian Press Mon, 26 Aug 2013 23:04:46 +0000 5918366 at http://www.globalpost.com Sundance Film Festival shifting a week later to avoid MLK holiday http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130904/sundance-film-festival-shifting-week-later-avoid-mlk-holiday <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Michael Balderston</p> <p>LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - The Sundance Film Festival will shift roughly a week later starting in 2015 to avoid the MLK holiday, part of its contract extension with Park City to keep the event at its usual locale until 2026, according to the Salt Lake Tribune.</p> <p>The new contract, which was posted on the city's website Tuesday, makes sure that the festival will not overlap with the Martin Luther King holiday weekend. In the past, the fest would coincide with the three-day weekend four out of ten years.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130904/sundance-film-festival-shifting-week-later-avoid-mlk-holiday" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sundance Film Festival Technology Utah War Thomson Reuters Thu, 05 Sep 2013 01:02:11 +0000 5924771 at http://www.globalpost.com