Rock On http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Rock On en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:00:01 MDT Tue, 22 Jul 2014 22:55:12 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Rock On: Utah graduation speaker in 2015 ... http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602461/Rock-On-Utah-graduation-speaker-in-2015-.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602461/Rock-On-Utah-graduation-speaker-in-2015-.html Also, Alex Smith's admonition to 'embrace' challenges. Rock On is all in. Mon, 05 May 2014 21:11:02 MDT Rock On: Ziggy already knows how to self-market, Bronco fully invested and more http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579531/Rock-On-Ziggy-already-knows-how-to-self-market-Bronco-fully-invested-and-more.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579531/Rock-On-Ziggy-already-knows-how-to-self-market-Bronco-fully-invested-and-more.html Ziggy Ansah is quickly discovering how to get things free! free! free! Mon, 06 May 2013 15:00:00 MDT LDS Primary general presidency addresses women at BYU conference http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765628871/LDS-Primary-general-presidency-addresses-women-at-BYU-conference.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765628871/LDS-Primary-general-presidency-addresses-women-at-BYU-conference.html Sister Wixom and her counselors, Sister Jean A. Stevens and Sister Cheryl A. Esplin, focused on three building blocks —... Sun, 05 May 2013 21:01:40 MDT Kennecott: We will emerge 'stronger and better than before' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579245/Kennecott-We-will-emerge-stronger-and-better-than-before.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579245/Kennecott-We-will-emerge-stronger-and-better-than-before.html Kennecott Utah Copper is resolved to recover from a massive landslide at its Bingham Canyon Mine "stronger and better than we... Tue, 30 Apr 2013 18:30:00 MDT 3 Mormon contestants on 'The Voice' eliminated Monday, 1 more competes Tuesday http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579238/3-Mormon-contestants-on-The-Voice-eliminated-Monday-1-more-competes-Tuesday.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579238/3-Mormon-contestants-on-The-Voice-eliminated-Monday-1-more-competes-Tuesday.html For Mormons Amy Whitcomb, Ryan Hayes and Jon Peter Lewis, the end of their road on "The Voice" arrived Monday night in the... Tue, 30 Apr 2013 15:35:00 MDT Rock On: Sure, there's a team in Utah that could use Ziggy's size, speed and strength http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579189/Rock-On-Sure-theres-a-team-in-Utah-that-could-use-Ziggys-size-speed-and-strength.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579189/Rock-On-Sure-theres-a-team-in-Utah-that-could-use-Ziggys-size-speed-and-strength.html Yes, there is a way for the former BYU defensive end to play in Utah, despite reports to the contrary. Mon, 29 Apr 2013 18:00:00 MDT Brad Rock: College Football Playoff already needs a makeover http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765628183/Brad-Rock-College-Football-Playoff-already-needs-a-makeover.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765628183/Brad-Rock-College-Football-Playoff-already-needs-a-makeover.html It makes sense that the people who took 20 years to organize a college football playoff would also have trouble naming it. So... Sat, 27 Apr 2013 22:30:00 MDT Limited mining resumes in Bingham Canyon after massive landslide http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578234/Limited-mining-resumes-in-Bingham-Canyon-after-massive-landslide.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578234/Limited-mining-resumes-in-Bingham-Canyon-after-massive-landslide.html Limited mining activity has resumed at Kennecott's Bingham Canyon Mine, three days after a massive landslide. Fri, 26 Apr 2013 00:00:00 MDT Gov. Gary Herbert: Understand our unique stewardship http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765627642/Understand-our-unique-stewardship.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765627642/Understand-our-unique-stewardship.html For all the boldness that characterizes Utah's iconic landscapes, April's delicate blossoms remind us of the sensitivity of... Mon, 22 Apr 2013 00:00:00 MDT High school track: Alta boys edge Bingham at Taylorsville Invitational by a single point http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578744/High-school-track-Alta-boys-edge-Bingham-at-Taylorsville-Invitational-by-a-single-point.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578744/High-school-track-Alta-boys-edge-Bingham-at-Taylorsville-Invitational-by-a-single-point.html Alta boys and Bingham girls captured the team titles at the 23-team Taylorsville Invitational over the weekend. Sun, 21 Apr 2013 21:40:00 MDT Ute gymnastics: Balance beam trips up Red Rocks in NCAA semifinals http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578676/Ute-gymnastics-Balance-beam-trips-up-Red-Rocks-in-NCAA-semifinals.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578676/Ute-gymnastics-Balance-beam-trips-up-Red-Rocks-in-NCAA-semifinals.html Three low scores on beam, including two falls, end the Utah gymnastics team's chances to advance to Saturday's NCAA final.... Fri, 19 Apr 2013 23:30:00 MDT Hip-hop violinist Lindsey Stirling overcomes anorexia, critics to find happiness, success http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578461/Hip-hop-violinist-Lindsey-Stirling-overcomes-anorexia-critics-to-find-happiness-success.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578461/Hip-hop-violinist-Lindsey-Stirling-overcomes-anorexia-critics-to-find-happiness-success.html Hip-hop violinist Lindsey Stirling has overcome an eating disorder and critics to find spiritual happiness and success in music. Thu, 18 Apr 2013 05:30:00 MDT Rice: Terrorist acts test presidential leadership http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765627215/Rice-Terrorist-acts-test-presidential-leadership.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765627215/Rice-Terrorist-acts-test-presidential-leadership.html Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice says terrorist attacks like the one that rocked the Boston Marathon present... Wed, 17 Apr 2013 08:08:24 MDT Utah Utes gymnastics: Allergic reaction can't stop Breanna Hughes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765626988/Utah-Utes-gymnastics-Allergic-reaction-cant-stop-Breanna-Hughes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765626988/Utah-Utes-gymnastics-Allergic-reaction-cant-stop-Breanna-Hughes.html The NCAA Regional in Tuscaloosa, Ala., proved to be a little more exciting than Utah gymnast Breanna Hughes expected. Sun, 14 Apr 2013 23:45:00 MDT Rape Recovery Center in Utah benefits survivors, volunteers http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578248/Rape-Recovery-Center-in-Utah-benefits-survivors-volunteers.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578248/Rape-Recovery-Center-in-Utah-benefits-survivors-volunteers.html The Rape Recovery Center offers services such as a 24-hour crisis line, individual and group counseling, hospital response... Sun, 14 Apr 2013 16:31:28 MDT 2013-14 Broadway season announced for S.L. http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578141/2013-14-Broadway-season-announced-for-SL.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578141/2013-14-Broadway-season-announced-for-SL.html From cheerleaders to horses, the upcoming touring season has something for everyone. Sat, 13 Apr 2013 15:00:00 MDT Brad Rock: Utah Jazz still in prevention mode http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578191/Brad-Rock-Utah-Jazz-still-in-prevention-mode.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578191/Brad-Rock-Utah-Jazz-still-in-prevention-mode.html Winning out is the key, but they might even need help from some unlikely sources. Fri, 12 Apr 2013 23:20:00 MDT Brad Rock: Frank Layden remembers his own Jackie Robinson story http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578030/Brad-Rock-Frank-Layden-remembers-his-own-Jackie-Robinson-story.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578030/Brad-Rock-Frank-Layden-remembers-his-own-Jackie-Robinson-story.html Former Jazz coach will be among the early arrivals to see the new film "42." After all, he was there when it happened. Thu, 11 Apr 2013 14:50:00 MDT Three sisters show faith through illness http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577810/Three-sisters-show-faith-through-illness.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577810/Three-sisters-show-faith-through-illness.html With three of her four children experiencing health challenges, it would be easy for Natasha Wilson to ask, "Why me?" But she... Wed, 10 Apr 2013 08:00:00 MDT High school boys soccer: Whitworth's late goal lifts Viewmont past Taylorsville http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577879/High-school-boys-soccer-Whitworths-late-goal-lifts-Viewmont-past-Taylorsville.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577879/High-school-boys-soccer-Whitworths-late-goal-lifts-Viewmont-past-Taylorsville.html After 75 scoreless minutes, Viewmont's Jared Whitworth headed home the game-winning goal to lift the Vikings to the Region 2... Tue, 09 Apr 2013 20:15:00 MDT Teens being charged as adults in man's death in Grand County http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577744/Teens-being-charged-as-adults-in-mans-death-in-Grand-County.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577744/Teens-being-charged-as-adults-in-mans-death-in-Grand-County.html Two 16-year-old boys have been charged with homicide in adult court in connection with the death of a man whose body was... Mon, 08 Apr 2013 15:55:00 MDT Bishop Dean M. Davies: 'A Sure Foundation' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765626207/Bishop-Dean-M-Davies-A-Sure-Foundation.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765626207/Bishop-Dean-M-Davies-A-Sure-Foundation.html Sat, 06 Apr 2013 11:15:00 MDT Brad Rock: Rutgers fallout could affect Utah's Hill http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577567/Brad-Rock-Rutgers-fallout-could-affect-Utahs-Hill.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577567/Brad-Rock-Rutgers-fallout-could-affect-Utahs-Hill.html The Penn State scandal has put public an an angry mood over any type of abuse in athletic departments. After the firing of... Fri, 05 Apr 2013 12:45:00 MDT Brad Rock: Salt Lake Bees ballpark set for another two decades http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577524/Brad-Rock-Salt-Lake-Bees-ballpark-set-for-another-two-decades.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577524/Brad-Rock-Salt-Lake-Bees-ballpark-set-for-another-two-decades.html Spring Mobile Ballpark went up fast but has aged well as it enters its 20th season as the stadium for the Salt Lake Bees. Thu, 04 Apr 2013 20:10:00 MDT Jazz trainer Brian Zettler working to help cancer victims, will host fundraiser with Jazz players http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577173/Jazz-trainer-Brian-Zettler-working-to-help-cancer-victims-will-host-fundraiser-with-Jazz-players.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865577173/Jazz-trainer-Brian-Zettler-working-to-help-cancer-victims-will-host-fundraiser-with-Jazz-players.html Inspired by family members who've been cancer victims, Brian Zettler will host a fundraising event with Jazz players on April... Sun, 31 Mar 2013 22:10:00 MDT Brad Rock: Ziggy or Star? NFL scout makes the call http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576991/Brad-Rock-Ziggy-or-Star-NFL-scout-makes-the-call.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576991/Brad-Rock-Ziggy-or-Star-NFL-scout-makes-the-call.html He says BYU's Ziggy Ansah and Utah's Star Lotulelei rate better than anyone at USC or in the Big 12. Thu, 28 Mar 2013 21:20:00 MDT UTA modifying fatal TRAX crossing http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576983/UTA-modifying-fatal-TRAX-crossing.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576983/UTA-modifying-fatal-TRAX-crossing.html Residents of a West Jordan neighborhood rocked by tragedy almost two years ago are glad to see new safety measures under... Thu, 28 Mar 2013 20:14:52 MDT Wyoming detectives seek help in probe of Utah officer's suicide http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765625500/Wyoming-detectives-seek-help-in-probe-of-Utah-officers-suicide.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765625500/Wyoming-detectives-seek-help-in-probe-of-Utah-officers-suicide.html Investigators are seeking the public's help as they try to piece together the final hours of Michael Valdes' life before the... Tue, 26 Mar 2013 21:50:00 MDT Brad Rock: FGCU's Enfield belongs in L.A. http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576779/Brad-Rock-FGCUs-Enfield-belongs-in-LA.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576779/Brad-Rock-FGCUs-Enfield-belongs-in-LA.html Good coaching experience? Check. Business success? An additional bonus. Made-for-movies wife and kids? What's this guy doing... Tue, 26 Mar 2013 16:25:00 MDT Rock On: Al Jefferson an object of beauty? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765625411/Rock-On-Al-Jefferson-an-object-of-beauty.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765625411/Rock-On-Al-Jefferson-an-object-of-beauty.html Al Jefferson is one of the more quotable Jazz players, and it seems he has come through again. Mon, 25 Mar 2013 19:45:00 MDT Former Utes head coach Ray Giacoletti holds no ill will toward Utah http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576540/Former-Utes-head-coach-Ray-Giacoletti-holds-no-ill-will-toward-Utah.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576540/Former-Utes-head-coach-Ray-Giacoletti-holds-no-ill-will-toward-Utah.html Ex-Ute coach talks similarities between Gonzaga center Kelly Olynyk and Golden State big man Andrew Bogut. Fri, 22 Mar 2013 18:15:00 MDT Feds put clamp on land for oil shale projects http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576473/Feds-put-clamp-on-land-for-oil-shale-projects.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576473/Feds-put-clamp-on-land-for-oil-shale-projects.html The U.S. Interior Department announced its long-awaited decision Friday on how much federal public lands in Utah, Wyoming and... Fri, 22 Mar 2013 11:50:00 MDT Brad Rock: How do you like the Gonzaga Bulldogs now? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576437/Brad-Rock-How-do-you-like-the-Gonzaga-Bulldogs-now.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576437/Brad-Rock-How-do-you-like-the-Gonzaga-Bulldogs-now.html Gonzaga stepped into the bully role for good this year when it moved to No. 1 in the nation. The Zags were tested to the... Thu, 21 Mar 2013 21:05:00 MDT The University of Utah football pro day super-cut http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576395/The-University-of-Utah-football-pro-day-super-cut.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576395/The-University-of-Utah-football-pro-day-super-cut.html Amy Donaldson was Utah's NFL pro-day and recorded a lot of videos. Here's a super-cut of what she filmed. Thu, 21 Mar 2013 13:30:00 MDT High school track: Dominant Davis claims pair of titles at Super Meet http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576365/High-school-track-Dominant-Davis-claims-pair-of-titles-at-Super-Meet.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576365/High-school-track-Dominant-Davis-claims-pair-of-titles-at-Super-Meet.html As expected, Davis dominated the competition at the Davis Super Meet with the boys and girls teams both easily claiming first... Wed, 20 Mar 2013 23:35:00 MDT High school track: Grand sweeps titles at Red Rocks Invitational http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576361/High-school-track-Grand-sweeps-titles-at-Red-Rocks-Invitational.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576361/High-school-track-Grand-sweeps-titles-at-Red-Rocks-Invitational.html Grand's boys and girls track teams narrowly edge the competition to claim team titles at the Red Rocks Invitational. Wed, 20 Mar 2013 22:15:00 MDT Brad Rock: Harvard still smartest team in the house http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576201/Brad-Rock-Harvard-still-smartest-team-in-the-house.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576201/Brad-Rock-Harvard-still-smartest-team-in-the-house.html Crimson now has eyes on making a name in basketball world, as well. And the plan seems to be working. Tue, 19 Mar 2013 14:30:00 MDT Rock On: Ainge gets fouled! http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576108/Rock-On-Ainge-gets-fouled.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576108/Rock-On-Ainge-gets-fouled.html Once again, legendary BYU player can't get beyond Elite Eight. Tue, 19 Mar 2013 09:35:00 MDT High school track: Timpview's Lauren Baxter has strong showing at Mount Timpanogos Invite http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576094/High-school-track-Timpviews-Lauren-Baxter-has-strong-showing-at-Mount-Timpanogos-Invite.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576094/High-school-track-Timpviews-Lauren-Baxter-has-strong-showing-at-Mount-Timpanogos-Invite.html Lone Peak easily captured the boys team title at the Mount Timpanogos Invite, while Rock Springs, Wyo., captured the girls... Mon, 18 Mar 2013 13:40:00 MDT Live coverage: Utes fall in Pac-12 semis to Oregon http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575980/Live-coverage-Utes-fall-in-Pac-12-semis-to-Oregon.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575980/Live-coverage-Utes-fall-in-Pac-12-semis-to-Oregon.html Tenth-seeded Utah will try to pull off a third consecutive upset in the Pac-12 tournament, this time against Oregon. Fri, 15 Mar 2013 23:46:16 MDT Utes #DNHuddleUp live chat with Brad Rock, Matt Petersen http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575886/Utes-DNHuddleUp-live-chat-with-Brad-Rock-Matt-Petersen.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575886/Utes-DNHuddleUp-live-chat-with-Brad-Rock-Matt-Petersen.html The Utes pulled off the upset of the Pac-12 postseason Thursday night, defeating the Cal Bears in overtime. This is your... Thu, 14 Mar 2013 23:40:00 MDT Utah Jazz: The team that time (and America) forgot http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575855/Utah-Jazz-The-team-that-time-and-America-forgot.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575855/Utah-Jazz-The-team-that-time-and-America-forgot.html The Jazz might still be interesting in Utah, but how anyone outside the Great Basin could care is a mystery. Thu, 14 Mar 2013 18:50:00 MDT Rock On: Enes Kanter's wardrobe — because he can http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575568/Rock-On-Enes-Kanters-wardrobe-2-because-he-can.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575568/Rock-On-Enes-Kanters-wardrobe-2-because-he-can.html On another topic, let's say you sign a $120 million contract. Where do you go first? Tue, 12 Mar 2013 17:25:00 MDT Paragliders worry mining at Point of the Mountain will clip their wings http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575356/Paragliders-worry-mining-at-Point-of-the-Mountain-will-clip-their-wings.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575356/Paragliders-worry-mining-at-Point-of-the-Mountain-will-clip-their-wings.html Paragliders floating in the sky are a common sight at Point of the Mountain, which straddles Utah and Salt Lake counties. Sun, 10 Mar 2013 17:59:00 MDT Standoff on I-70 ends with woman's arrest http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575109/Standoff-on-I-70-ends-with-womans-arrest.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865575109/Standoff-on-I-70-ends-with-womans-arrest.html One woman was arrested following a police chase and standoff on I-70 Thursday that shut the freeway down for several hours. Thu, 07 Mar 2013 17:29:23 MST Arkansas adopts US's most restrictive abortion law http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624061/Arkansas-adopts-USs-most-restrictive-abortion-law.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624061/Arkansas-adopts-USs-most-restrictive-abortion-law.html Arkansas now has the nation's most restrictive abortion law — a near-ban on the procedure from the 12th week of... Thu, 07 Mar 2013 16:25:38 MST Rock On: Rodman for President http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865574792/Rock-On-Rodman-for-President.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865574792/Rock-On-Rodman-for-President.html Meanwhile, Jazz's Marvin Williams and his inside prank are uncloaked. Mon, 04 Mar 2013 16:35:00 MST Brad Rock: Crowd can't boost Cougars past team shooting for No. 1 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765623640/Crowd-cant-boost-Cougars-past-team-shooting-for-No-1.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765623640/Crowd-cant-boost-Cougars-past-team-shooting-for-No-1.html There has been a lot of publicity this week about the No. 2 ranked Bulldogs. You know the storyline. Little-know team from... Fri, 01 Mar 2013 08:57:30 MST New York marks 20th anniversary of World Trade bombing http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765623425/New-York-marks-20th-anniversary-of-World-Trade-bombing.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765623425/New-York-marks-20th-anniversary-of-World-Trade-bombing.html The two terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, eight years apart, converged Tuesday in the form of a piece of granite... Tue, 26 Feb 2013 00:00:00 MST Rock On: Ideas for next year's Jazz gift list http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865574139/Rock-On-Ideas-for-next-years-Jazz-gift-list.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865574139/Rock-On-Ideas-for-next-years-Jazz-gift-list.html Waffle irons said it all in 2013,but what Rock On really would like to see is... Mon, 25 Feb 2013 19:15:00 MST