COVERED - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/COVERED News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Legacy gallery: Killed AP photographer covered the world http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57773911-68/niedringhaus-anja-afghanistan-covered.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57773911-68/niedringhaus-anja-afghanistan-covered.html.csp">Legacy gallery: Killed AP photographer covered the world</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-04T16:06:13.027-06:00">Updated Apr 4, 2014 04:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Anja Niedringhaus, a courageous and immensely talented Associated Press photographer who has covered everything from sports to war, was killed while covering elections in Afghanistan on Friday. Niedringhaus was in a car in eastern Afghanistan with AP reporter Kathy Gannon when, according to a freelancer who was with them, an Afghan policeman approached them, yelled “Allahu Akbar” — God is Great — and opened fire on them in the back seat with his AK-47. Niedringhaus was killed instantly and Ganno...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577739112014-04-04T16:06:13.027-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-04T16:06:13.027-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57773911@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Apr 2014 16:06:13 MDT Letter: Tribune failed to cover Vietnam veterans’ events http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57759150-82/events-vietnam-march-tribune.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57759150-82/events-vietnam-march-tribune.html.csp">Letter: Tribune failed to cover Vietnam veterans’ events</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-02T16:37:21.532-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 04:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Among all the news and happenings the Tribune covered in the Sunday, March 30, edition, not one word or mention of Vietnam vet events that were held March 29 at various locations throughout the state. Perhaps that was your silent editorial statement about that war and the vets who survived and died serving our country, only to come home to mudslinging liberals and a press who propped up anti-war protesters of the time. Some things never change. Danny Zagarich Sandy</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> 57759150@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 16:37:21 MDT Mud madness: Brazilian town’s dirty Carnival party http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57618336-68/mud-carnival-bloco-black.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57618336-68/mud-carnival-bloco-black.html.csp">Mud madness: Brazilian town’s dirty Carnival party</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JENNY BARCHFIELD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-01T15:53:01.907-06:00">Updated Mar 1, 2014 03:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Paraty, Mexico • Extravagant costumes need not apply at the “Bloco da Lama” Carnival street party, where revelers dispense with pirate, princess and devil disguises in favor of thick, head-to-toe layers of black mud. Thousands of revelers, their bikinis and shorts invisible beneath the black coating and their hair frozen into mud Mohawks, danced, drank and flung mud balls as sound trucks blasted bone-jarring rhythms in this colonial Brazilian town. Saturday’s fun was contagious and just about ev...</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> 57618336@www.sltrib.com Sat, 01 Mar 2014 15:53:01 MDT