DEPARTMENT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/DEPARTMENT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Government won’t provide number of suspects and dollar amounts they received. http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58542842-68/security-social-nazi-benefits.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58542842-68/security-social-nazi-benefits.html.csp">Government won’t provide number of suspects and dollar amounts they received.</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RICHARD LARDNER, DAVID RISING </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and RANDY HERSCHAFT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-20T20:32:02.403-06:00">Updated Oct 20, 2014 08:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Former Nazis should not be getting the Social Security benefits they are receiving as they age overseas, the White House said Monday, responding to an Associated Press investigation that revealed millions of dollars have been paid to war-crimes suspects and former SS guards who left the U.S. for Europe. “Our position is we don’t believe these individuals should be getting these benefits,” said spokesman Eric Shultz when asked about the situation. He said the Justice Department has ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585428422014-10-20T20:32:02.403-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-20T20:32:02.403-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58542842@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:32:02 MDT Colorado proposes edible pot ban, then retreats http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58542853-68/pot-colorado-marijuana-edible.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58542853-68/pot-colorado-marijuana-edible.html.csp">Colorado proposes edible pot ban, then retreats</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KRISTEN WYATT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-20T19:45:02.366-06:00">Updated Oct 20, 2014 07:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver • Colorado health authorities suggested banning many forms of edible marijuana, including brownies and cookies, then whipsawed away from the suggestion Monday after it went public. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment told state pot regulators they should limit edible pot on shelves to hard lozenges and tinctures, which are a form of liquid pot that can be added to foods and drinks. The suggestion sparked marijuana industry outrage and legal concerns from a regulatory...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585428532014-10-20T19:45:02.366-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-20T19:45:02.366-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58542853@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:45:02 MDT Colorado proposes edible pot ban, then retreats http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58541336-68/pot-marijuana-colorado-department.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58541336-68/pot-marijuana-colorado-department.html.csp">Colorado proposes edible pot ban, then retreats</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KRISTEN WYATT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-20T17:12:30.114-06:00">Updated Oct 20, 2014 05:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver • Colorado health authorities suggested banning many forms of edible marijuana, including brownies and cookies, then whipsawed away from the suggestion Monday after it went public. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment told state pot regulators they should limit edible pot on shelves to hard lozenges and tinctures, which are a form of liquid pot that can be added to foods and drinks. The suggestion sparked marijuana industry outrage and legal concerns from a regulatory ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585413362014-10-20T17:12:30.114-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-20T17:12:30.114-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58541336@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:12:30 MDT Nazis expelled from U.S. got millions in Social Security http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58540873-68/nazi-security-social-benefits.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58540873-68/nazi-security-social-benefits.html.csp">Nazis expelled from U.S. got millions in Social Security</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID RISING, RANDY HERSCHAFT and RICHARD LARDNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-20T14:07:48.29-06:00">Updated Oct 20, 2014 02:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Osijek, Croatia • Former Auschwitz guard Jakob Denzinger lived the American dream. His plastics company in the Rust Belt town of Akron, Ohio, thrived. By the late 1980s, he had acquired the trappings of success: a Cadillac DeVille and a Lincoln Town Car, a lakefront home, investments in oil and real estate. Then the Nazi hunters showed up. In 1989, as the U.S. government prepared to strip him of his citizenship, Denzinger packed a pair of suitcases and fled to Germany. He later settled in this p...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585408732014-10-20T14:07:48.29-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-20T14:07:48.29-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58540873@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:07:48 MDT Health officials close pho restaurant in West Valley City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58533751-223/health-stored-department-inspectors.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58533751-223/health-stored-department-inspectors.html.csp">Health officials close pho restaurant in West Valley City</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-18T12:41:18.123-06:00">Updated Oct 18, 2014 12:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Salt Lake County Health Department closed the Pho Que Huong restaurant in West Valley City on Thursday for creating an imminent health hazard for customers. According to a notice on the department website, inspectors discovered 55 health violations at the Vietnamese eatery, 4795 W. 3500 South, including “the sewer backing up into the floor sinks.” Other violations include the inability of employees to properly wash and dry hands due to sink problems; a dishwasher that was not sanitizing prop...</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> 58533751@www.sltrib.com Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:41:18 MDT Federal sage-grouse workshop’s access criticized http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58535553-68/grouse-sage-wildlife-workshop.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58535553-68/grouse-sage-wildlife-workshop.html.csp">Federal sage-grouse workshop’s access criticized</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-18T22:46:22.801-06:00">Updated Oct 18, 2014 10:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Grand Junction, Colo. • A meeting next week in Fort Collins about the greater sage-grouse has drawn fire from several Western representatives who want to know why public attendance is limited while regulators focus on possible land use issues. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Geological Survey are conducting a workshop Wednesday and Thursday to discuss scientific questions about bird populations. Interior Department officials say the panel includes government agencies, tribes, indust...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585355532014-10-18T22:46:22.801-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-18T22:46:22.801-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58535553@www.sltrib.com Sat, 18 Oct 2014 22:46:22 MDT Investigation: Bikini models weren’t firing Utah National Guard guns http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58533820-90/models-guard-video-national.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58533820-90/models-guard-video-national.html.csp">Investigation: Bikini models weren’t firing Utah National Guard guns</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-18T09:28:55.71-06:00">Updated Oct 18, 2014 09:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah National Guard and the Utah Department of Public Safety on Friday both were investigating how and why their personnel appeared in a video with British bikini models. The video and photographs were taken in June and show the barely-clothed models for the 2015 Hot Shots Calendar driving with soldiers in an all-terrain vehicle and a tank and firing guns. The video was posted on YouTube on Thursday. Utah National Guard Lt. Col. Steven Fairbourn on Friday said an investigation has thus fa...</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> 58533820@www.sltrib.com Sat, 18 Oct 2014 09:28:55 MDT Reviews clear State Department of wrongdoing http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58530643-68/department-cases-alleged-appearance.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58530643-68/department-cases-alleged-appearance.html.csp">Reviews clear State Department of wrongdoing</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MATTHEW LEE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-16T20:27:14.095-06:00">Updated Oct 16, 2014 08:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The State Department’s internal watchdog has concluded there was an “appearance of undue influence or favoritism” but no actual wrongdoing in the way several high-profile investigations of alleged misconduct by U.S. diplomats were handled. In a report released Thursday, the department’s inspector general said it had found such appearances in three of eight cases it had looked at, including one involving a U.S. ambassador in Europe alleged to have solicited prostitutes in a park. Tha...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585306432014-10-16T20:27:14.095-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-16T20:27:14.095-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58530643@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Oct 2014 20:27:14 MDT National PR firms to steer Denver sheriff reform http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58530479-79/sheriff-denver-firms-national.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58530479-79/sheriff-denver-firms-national.html.csp">National PR firms to steer Denver sheriff reform</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-16T17:09:02.161-06:00">Updated Oct 16, 2014 05:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver • Two national consulting firms will help the Denver Sheriff Department as it tries to make sweeping reforms after a series of high-profile misconduct cases. Mayor Michael Hancock said Thursday that Chicago-based Hillard Heintze and Los Angeles-based OIR Group will study the department and lead a national search for a new sheriff. Former Sheriff Gary Wilson stepped down in July as the city agreed to pay $3.3 million to settle a former inmate’s jail-abuse lawsuit. A federal jury on Tuesday...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585304792014-10-16T17:09:02.161-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-16T17:09:02.161-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58530479@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:09:02 MDT Missing man found dead near Guardsman Pass http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58529897-78/police-lake-salt-photo.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58529897-78/police-lake-salt-photo.html.csp">Missing man found dead near Guardsman Pass</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-16T15:36:28.926-06:00">Updated Oct 16, 2014 03:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City police say the body of a missing man was found in the Thursday in the vicinity of Guardsman Pass. The man’s name or how he died has not been disclosed. Salt Lake City police asked Wednesday for the public’s help in locating the man and said he was suicidal. The police department took the unusual step of releasing a photo and license plate number in hopes that the public might recognize the photo’s location or see the subject’s vehicle.</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> 58529897@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:36:28 MDT Tesla’s USA Parkway gets OK from Nevada agency http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58526535-79/tesla-highway-nevada-parkway.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58526535-79/tesla-highway-nevada-parkway.html.csp">Tesla’s USA Parkway gets OK from Nevada agency</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-15T18:32:02.072-06:00">Updated Oct 15, 2014 06:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Carson City • Nevada transportation officials are expediting plans to connect Interstate 80 east of Reno to U.S. Highway 50 with the USA Parkway that was part of the deal that landed Tesla’s $5 billion battery plant for the area. The Department of Transportation’s board of directors approved $43 million for the right-of-way, easements and existing road improvements needed to complete the 18-mile stretch of highway. They also endorsed a fast-track approach on Monday to consolidate the design and ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585265352014-10-15T18:32:02.072-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-15T18:32:02.072-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58526535@www.sltrib.com Wed, 15 Oct 2014 18:32:02 MDT Do you recognize this place? Salt Lake City police hope public can help find possibly suicidal man http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58526279-78/police-lake-photo-possibly.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58526279-78/police-lake-photo-possibly.html.csp">Do you recognize this place? Salt Lake City police hope public can help find possibly suicidal man</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-16T14:41:15.652-06:00">Updated Oct 16, 2014 02:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Due to concern for a missing and possibly suicidal man, the Salt Lake City Police Department is taking what they called the unusual step of releasing a photo and license plate number in hopes that the public may recognize the photo’s location or see the subject’s vehicle. The missing person is a male Hispanic adult, 5-foot-11 and 180 pounds. His identity is being withheld at this time; however, the family has grave concerns about his well-being due to suicidal messages he sent to them, police sa...</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> 58526279@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:41:15 MDT Editorial: ‘Shared solution’ worthy of UDOT consideration http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58520949-82/shared-solution-udot-alternative.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58520949-82/shared-solution-udot-alternative.html.csp">Editorial: ‘Shared solution’ worthy of UDOT consideration</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-16T22:03:46.471-06:00">Updated Oct 16, 2014 10:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Any human institution is vulnerable to the Not Invented Here trap. That’s the very human prejudice that if an idea did not originate within your organization, it is, no matter how good or creative, not to be taken seriously. Thus it may be very good news indeed that the brass at the Utah Department of Transportation has agreed, as it further reconsiders its highly questionable plan to add 20 miles to the Legacy Parkway through western Davis County, to add the so-called “shared solution” to its ...</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> 58520949@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Oct 2014 22:03:46 MDT Denver jury: Deputies used too much force in death http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58522034-68/deputies-booker-denver-force.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58522034-68/deputies-booker-denver-force.html.csp">Denver jury: Deputies used too much force in death</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SADIE GURMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-14T22:53:22.443-06:00">Updated Oct 14, 2014 10:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver • A federal jury on Tuesday found five Denver sheriff’s deputies used excessive force against a homeless street preacher who died in the city’s downtown jail and awarded his family a record $4.65 million in damages, a verdict an attorney said should send a message to law enforcement everywhere. Marvin Booker died in 2010 after deputies shocked him with a Taser while he was handcuffed, put him in a sleeper hold and lay on top of him, apparently in an effort to control him. His family’s at...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585220342014-10-14T22:53:22.443-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-14T22:53:22.443-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58522034@www.sltrib.com Tue, 14 Oct 2014 22:53:22 MDT Defense officials want to expand Utah Test and Training Range http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58521584-78/range-training-utah-county.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58521584-78/range-training-utah-county.html.csp">Defense officials want to expand Utah Test and Training Range</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brian Maffly</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-15T07:26:04.784-06:00">Updated Oct 15, 2014 07:26AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The U.S. Department of Defense is proposing to expand the Utah Test and Training Range by more than 700,000 acres into Utah’s West Desert, according to Juab County officials. Most of the possible addition to the range is public land overseen by the Bureau of Land Management, along with some school trust lands. But county commissioners have been assured that current uses of these lands, mostly grazing and some mining, would continue. The Department of Defense considers the training range vital ...</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> 58521584@www.sltrib.com Wed, 15 Oct 2014 07:26:04 MDT 401(k) conundrum: lots of cash, no best way to make it last http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58513727-79/retirement-money-401-retirees.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58513727-79/retirement-money-401-retirees.html.csp">401(k) conundrum: lots of cash, no best way to make it last</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Richard Rubin</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-13T07:58:01.921-06:00">Updated Oct 13, 2014 07:58AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Even if you’ve socked plenty of money away in your 401(k) plan and invested it carefully, some of your toughest decisions lie ahead. And don’t expect much help or clarity from the government or your employer. Strategies for drawing down lump-sum accounts in retirement — more important than ever in the 401(k) era — have received little attention from policy makers. For retirees, choices about how to spend a life’s worth of savings are fraught with tricky calculations about financial ...</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> 58513727@www.sltrib.com Mon, 13 Oct 2014 07:58:01 MDT NFL notes: Police halt off-duty work for 49ers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58509889-77/san-jose-sunday-injury.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58509889-77/san-jose-sunday-injury.html.csp">NFL notes: Police halt off-duty work for 49ers</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-10T23:43:22.447-06:00">Updated Oct 10, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Jose, Calif. • The San Jose Police Department has informed its officers they are no longer allowed to do off-duty work for the San Francisco 49ers. The order Friday came hours after the San Jose Mercury News reported a sergeant with the San Jose Police Department allegedly was at Ray McDonald’s house the day he was arrested for domestic violence. The officer is one of 16 from the department who moonlight with the 49ers as part of the team’s security. San Jose Police Chief Larry Esquivel says...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585098892014-10-10T23:43:22.447-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-10T23:43:22.447-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58509889@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Oct 2014 23:43:22 MDT Water main breaks, floods homes in Salt Lake City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58510010-78/1700-department-south-homes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58510010-78/1700-department-south-homes.html.csp">Water main breaks, floods homes in Salt Lake City</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-10T22:44:22.106-06:00">Updated Oct 10, 2014 10:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">At least 10 homes have been flooded along Salt Lake City’s east bench after a large water main broke. 1700 South turned into a river after the 4-foot main erupted in the intersection of 1700 South and Foothill Drive about 8:45 p.m. Friday. Hundreds to thousands of gallons of water poured out into the road, with firefighters trying to divert the water by laying their largest hoses on the ground as blockades. However, some of the water still flooded an early estimate of 10 homes, said Salt Lake C...</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> 58510010@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Oct 2014 22:44:22 MDT Salt Lake City police to open books for study on rape investigations http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58509000-90/assault-burbank-department-investigations.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58509000-90/assault-burbank-department-investigations.html.csp">Salt Lake City police to open books for study on rape investigations</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Smart</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-10T22:46:48.935-06:00">Updated Oct 10, 2014 10:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Next month, a private organization affiliated with the federal Department of Justice will begin a 36-month evaluation of sexual-assault investigations in Salt Lake City. Salt Lake City Police Chief Chris Burbank said Friday analysts from the Police Executive Research Forum (PERF) funded through the DOJ’s Office of Violence Against Women would have access to all aspects of rape investigations. “We have seen a growing concern on how sexual-assault cases are handled in Salt Lake City and across the...</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> 58509000@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Oct 2014 22:46:48 MDT Tensions high as more protests planned in Missouri http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58509358-68/officer-myers-louis-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58509358-68/officer-myers-louis-police.html.csp">Tensions high as more protests planned in Missouri</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM SALTER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-10T19:31:04.871-06:00">Updated Oct 10, 2014 07:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. Louis • Tensions were high Friday as the St. Louis region prepared for what’s expected to be four days of large-scale protests and marches over the Michael Brown shooting — events being held in the wake of another fatal police shooting of a black 18-year-old. Several civil rights organizations are joining together to host protests through Monday, starting with a Friday afternoon rally outside St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch’s office. A march through downtown St. Louis is planned f...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585093582014-10-10T19:31:04.871-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-10T19:31:04.871-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58509358@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Oct 2014 19:31:04 MDT