All Stories http://www.observer-reporter.com/section/?template=rss&mime=xml All Stories en-us Copyright - Observer Publishing Company 2013 http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150507/LIFESTYLES/150509628 Salt Lake City offers fine Mexican fare SALT LAKE CITY– In a west side Salt Lake City neighborhood known for tire shops and taco joints, a pineapple turns on a spit over layers of smoky, marinated pork. The dish is called al pastor, and the place is called Chunga’s. Wed, 06 May 2015 22:12:00 EST http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150507/LIFESTYLES/150509628 http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150507/LIFESTYLES/150509663 Annie’s Mailbox: Understand that some things will never change Q. I have been in a relationship with “Ted” for the past eight years. We each have adult children from previous marriages. Ted has always put his daughters ahead of me and our relationship. When they were younger, I completely understood, but they are adults now, and he still does it. Wed, 06 May 2015 16:12:00 EST http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150507/LIFESTYLES/150509663 http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150507/LIFESTYLES04/150509664 Fonda, Tomlin play it ‘fierce’ in comedy ‘Grace and Frankie’ LOS ANGELES – Age rarely catches a break in pop culture. But when Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin lend their outsized talents to a sitcom, expect something far removed from old-lady cliches and self-negating punchlines. Wed, 06 May 2015 16:11:00 EST http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150507/LIFESTYLES04/150509664 http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150507/LIFESTYLES04/150509665 Smashing Pumpkins frontman brings awareness to vets NEW YORK (AP) – When Smashing Pumpkins takes the stage this summer, part of the band’s mission will be to raise awareness of the plight of U.S. military veterans. Wed, 06 May 2015 16:11:00 EST http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150507/LIFESTYLES04/150509665 http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150507/LIFESTYLES04/150509666 Challenged by ‘Going Clear,’ another test awaits Tom Cruise NEW YORK – When Janeane Garofalo asked Brad Bird, the director of “Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol,” about Tom Cruise at a recent Tribeca Film Festival event, she peppered Bird with allusions to the Scientology documentary “Going Clear.” Bird called it “a very inside reference,” but... Wed, 06 May 2015 16:11:00 EST http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150507/LIFESTYLES04/150509666 http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150507/LIFESTYLES04/150509667 Stapleton’s solo CD takes road less traveled Chris Stapleton, “Traveller” (Mercury Nashville) Wed, 06 May 2015 16:11:00 EST http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150507/LIFESTYLES04/150509667 http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150507/LIFESTYLES04/150509668 Zac Brown Band eclectic on ‘Jekyll + Hyde’ Zac Brown Band, “Jekyll + Hyde” (Southern Ground/John Varvatos/Big Machine/Republic Nashville) Wed, 06 May 2015 16:11:00 EST http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150507/LIFESTYLES04/150509668 http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150507/LIFESTYLES04/150509669 Bob Schieffer leaving ‘Face the Nation’ this month WASHINGTON (AP) – Bob Schieffer’s last Sunday as host of CBS’ “Face the Nation” will be May 31. Wed, 06 May 2015 16:11:00 EST http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150507/LIFESTYLES04/150509669 http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150506/SPORTS0401/150509606 Leake, Byrd lift Reds over skidding Pirates PITTSBURGH – Familiarity breeds success when it comes to Mike Leake facing the Pittsburgh Pirates. Thu, 07 May 2015 00:00:00 EST http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150506/SPORTS0401/150509606 http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150506/SPORTS01/150509607 Canon-McMillan baseball a story of perseverance Canon-McMillan's baseball team overcame plenty of adversity to reach the WPIAL playoffs. Chartiers-Houston senior Alec Ferrari will play basketball at Mount Union. Wed, 06 May 2015 22:55:00 EST http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150506/SPORTS01/150509607 http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150506/SPORTS04/150509608 NFL finds Patriots employees probably deflated footballs An NFL investigation released Wednesday concluded New England Patriots employees likely deflated footballs used in the AFC Championship and that quarterback Tom Brady was “at least generally aware” of the rules violations. Wed, 06 May 2015 22:55:00 EST http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150506/SPORTS04/150509608 http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150506/SPORTS04/150509609 McIlroy, Spieth linked closer now at Players Championship PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Rory McIlroy remembers a 19-year-old Texan who was polished for his age and didn’t appear to have a glaring weakness in his game. That was the Texas Open two years ago, the first time he played with Jordan Spieth. Wed, 06 May 2015 22:54:00 EST http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150506/SPORTS04/150509609 http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150506/SPORTS04/150509610 McCoy questions Kelly’s personnel moves Buffalo Bills coach Rex Ryan has no intention of putting “a muzzle” on his players. And that includes running back LeSean McCoy for questioning the motivations of his former coach, Chip Kelly. Wed, 06 May 2015 22:53:00 EST http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150506/SPORTS04/150509610 http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150506/SPORTS04/150509611 LeBron leads Cavaliers past Bulls in Game 2 CLEVELAND – LeBron James attacked from the start and scored 33 points, Kyrie Irving added 21 and the Cleveland Cavaliers evened their semifinal series with Chicago with a 106-91 victory over the Bulls in Game 2 Wednesday night. Wed, 06 May 2015 22:53:00 EST http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150506/SPORTS04/150509611 http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150506/SPORTS/150509612 Late goal gives Lightning victory, 3-0 lead on Canadiens TAMPA, Fla. – Tyler Johnson’s goal with 1.1 seconds remaining Wednesday night gave the Tampa Bay Lightning a 2-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens and a 3-0 lead in their NHL playoff series. Wed, 06 May 2015 22:52:00 EST http://www.observer-reporter.com/article/20150506/SPORTS/150509612