ARMSTRONG - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ARMSTRONG News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NASA names building for Neil Armstrong http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58208031-68/armstrong-apollo-astronauts-building.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58208031-68/armstrong-apollo-astronauts-building.html.csp">NASA names building for Neil Armstrong</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T18:47:01.832-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 06:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">NASA honored one of its most famous astronauts Monday by renaming a historic building at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. It now bears the name of Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon when the Apollo 11 mission landed there 45 years ago. Armstrong, who died in 2012, was remembered at a ceremony as not only an astronaut but also as an aerospace engineer, a test pilot and university professor. Michael Collins, who orbited the moon as Armstrong took his historic steps on July 20, 1...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58208031@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:47:01 MDT Gallery: Americans walk on the moon for the first time 45 years ago http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58206684-68/armstrong-apollo-astronauts-building.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58206684-68/armstrong-apollo-astronauts-building.html.csp">Gallery: Americans walk on the moon for the first time 45 years ago</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MALCOLM RITTER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T11:30:05.558-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 11:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">NASA honored one of its most famous astronauts Monday by renaming a historic building at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. It now bears the name of Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon when the Apollo 11 mission landed there 45 years ago. Armstrong, who died in 2012, was remembered at a ceremony as not only an astronaut, but also as an aerospace engineer, a test pilot and university professor. Michael Collins, who orbited the moon as Armstrong took his historic steps July 20, 196...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582066842014-07-21T11:30:05.558-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-21T11:30:05.558-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58206684@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:30:05 MDT Lance Armstrong met cycling doping panel in May http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58196452-77/armstrong-doping-cycling-peters.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58196452-77/armstrong-doping-cycling-peters.html.csp">Lance Armstrong met cycling doping panel in May</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T23:12:02.76-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Austin, Texas • Lance Armstrong talked for several hours with cycling investigators about doping in the sport’s past, said an attorney for the champion who was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles over his use of performance-enhancing drugs. Armstrong attorney Elliot Peters told The Associated Press that Armstrong set up the meeting and sat for questions for seven hours on May 22, and described the session as a hotel outside Dulles Airport in Washington, D.C., as a “very good meeting.” “T...</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> 58196452@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:12:02 MDT Review: New Neil Armstrong book glides, not soars http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58171562-223/armstrong-book-barbree-space.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58171562-223/armstrong-book-barbree-space.html.csp">Review: New Neil Armstrong book glides, not soars</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ROB MERRILL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T12:41:34.572-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 12:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">This is not a definitive biography of the man who first walked on the moon. It’s not even authorized by his family, whatever that means. But it certainly should be. There’s not a negative word about America’s space hero in Jay Barbree’s new book. Barbree — the NBC News space correspondent who has covered every manned U.S. mission — was friends with Armstrong for decades. The book draws on their conversations as well as hundreds of other interviews and NASA transcripts to recount Armstrong’s enti...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581715622014-07-18T12:41:34.572-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-18T12:41:34.572-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58171562@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 12:41:34 MDT West Valley City police shocks recruit with Taser — for training http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58108781-78/police-facebook-armstrong-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58108781-78/police-facebook-armstrong-com.html.csp">West Valley City police shocks recruit with Taser — for training</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-24T16:53:31.689-06:00">Updated Jun 24, 2014 04:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The volts and bleeps were flying at West Valley City’s police academy. West Valley City on Tuesday posted a video to its Facebook page showing a police trainer firing a Taser at recruit Bruce Armstrong as two other trainers hold Armstrong and help him to the floor Armstrong is heard yelling. Judging by the audio edits, he uttered a few choice words, too. Police officers typically must be certified to use Tasers. The certification process often requires the officer to be shocked with the Taser ...</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> 58108781@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:53:31 MDT