DRIVING - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/DRIVING News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Driver gets jail for Salt Lake City accident that killed friend http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58388924-78/silva-jail-friend-judge.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58388924-78/silva-jail-friend-judge.html.csp">Driver gets jail for Salt Lake City accident that killed friend</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T22:30:57.849-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 10:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Brue Silva hadn’t slept in too long. He was tired. He was driving. He ran a red light. An oncoming truck T-boned Silva, in the morning of Aug. 9, 2013, killing his passenger and friend, Brian Delany, 18. On Monday, Silva, 21, was sentenced to 210 days in jail and three years of probation in the Delany’s death. He had pleaded guilty to third-degree felony manslaughter — punishable by up to five years in prison — but no one in the courtroom felt that sending Silva to prison would do anyone any go...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58388924@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 22:30:57 MDT Driverless cars hijacked by hackers signal a risk http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58374139-79/cars-risk-vehicles-car.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58374139-79/cars-risk-vehicles-car.html.csp">Driverless cars hijacked by hackers signal a risk</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Alexa Liautaud</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T11:46:01.896-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 11:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • A red VW Golf jerks back and forth as it maneuvers into a parking space in the English spa town of Cheltenham. The halting efforts resemble those of a new driver, and in a sense they are -- just not from the person sitting at the wheel. The car itself is navigating into the spot, which it manages without a scratch. The man in the driver’s seat, who has his hands resting leisurely on his lap except for the occasional gear change, is a mere onlooker in this demonstration of the latest aut...</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> 58374139@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 11:46:01 MDT Police: Salt Lake Valley street robberies, shooting connected http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58368372-78/suspects-dark-walking-west.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58368372-78/suspects-dark-walking-west.html.csp">Police: Salt Lake Valley street robberies, shooting connected</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T22:16:53.843-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 10:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Valley City police suspect a botched early Wednesday morning armed robbery in which a pedestrian was shot likely is connected to a similar holdup just moments earlier in neighboring West Jordan. Just before midnight, two men were walking along 2600 W. Sugar Factory Road (8300 S.) in West Jordan when the two suspects, driving separate cars, pulled up beside them. At gunpoint, the suspects reportedly stole a backpack and cellphone before driving off. Within an hour, police believe the same g...</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> 58368372@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 22:16:53 MDT Three die in Labor Day crashes in Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58364767-78/died-troopers-utah-crashed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58364767-78/died-troopers-utah-crashed.html.csp">Three die in Labor Day crashes in Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T21:17:55.488-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 09:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Three people died on Utah’s roads during Labor Day weekend, with thousands of others stopped by state troopers. Utah Highway Patrol made 4,937 traffic stops over the three-day weekend, netting 52 drunken driving arrests and 219 seatbelt violations. Speeding was the reason for 2,839 stops, troopers reported. Three people died in two separate crashes. On Saturday, a head-on crash killed two people on U.S. Highway 89 near the Arizona border. Jay Russell, 53, was driving north about 12:55 p.m. when...</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> 58364767@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 21:17:55 MDT One dead in Cache County crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58364904-78/frew-driver-cache-sierra.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58364904-78/frew-driver-cache-sierra.html.csp">One dead in Cache County crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jessica Miller </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T22:20:27.998-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 10:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">One person died late Tuesday morning after a three-vehicle crash in the Cache County town of Hyde Park. Dav Frew, an 82-year-old man from Preston, Idaho, was killed in the accident, which happened just before noon in the area of 4040 N. Main Street. According to North Park police officials, Frew was driving his 1991 blue Mazda pickup and was trying to make a left-hand turn in the intersection, attempting to head north on US 91. A 2004 GMC Sierra pickup truck was driving south on the highway whe...</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> 58364904@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:20:27 MDT Ontario police: Justin Bieber charged with assault http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58364240-223/bieber-police-ontario-assault.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58364240-223/bieber-police-ontario-assault.html.csp">Ontario police: Justin Bieber charged with assault</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T12:29:23.325-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 12:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Toronto • Canadian pop star Justin Bieber faces new charges after police said Tuesday he was arrested for dangerous driving and assault following a collision between a minivan and an ATV that led to a physical altercation in southwestern Ontario. Ontario Provincial Police said the incident happened Friday afternoon near Bieber’s hometown of Stratford and that he was released on a promise to appear in court Sept. 29. They said the driver of the ATV and an occupant of the minivan “engaged in a phy...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583642402014-09-02T12:29:23.325-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-02T12:29:23.325-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58364240@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 12:29:23 MDT Marijuana’s hazy contribution to highway deaths http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58364272-68/marijuana-drivers-states-crash.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58364272-68/marijuana-drivers-states-crash.html.csp">Marijuana’s hazy contribution to highway deaths</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOAN LOWY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T09:49:05.515-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 09:49AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • New York teenager Joseph Beer smoked marijuana, climbed into a Subaru Impreza with four friends and drove more than 100 mph before losing control. The car crashed into trees with such force that the vehicle split in half, killing his friends. Beer, who was 17 in October 2012 when the crash occurred, pleaded guilty to aggravated vehicular homicide and was sentenced last week to 5 years to 15 years in prison. As states liberalize their marijuana laws, public officials and safety advoc...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583642722014-09-02T09:49:05.515-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-02T09:49:05.515-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58364272@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 09:49:05 MDT Will traffic deaths rise as states legalize pot? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58361164-68/marijuana-drivers-states-pot.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58361164-68/marijuana-drivers-states-pot.html.csp">Will traffic deaths rise as states legalize pot?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOAN LOWY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-01T11:19:32.222-06:00">Updated Sep 1, 2014 11:19AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • As states liberalize their marijuana laws, public officials and safety advocates worry that more drivers high on pot will lead to a big increase in traffic deaths. Researchers, though, are divided on the question. Studies of marijuana’s effects show that the drug can slow decision-making, decrease peripheral vision and impede multitasking, all of which are critical driving skills. But unlike with alcohol, drivers high on pot tend to be aware that they are impaired and try to compens...</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> 58361164@www.sltrib.com Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:19:32 MDT Letter: Road fatality markers are stark reminder http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58352926-82/driving-markers-fatalities-highway.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58352926-82/driving-markers-fatalities-highway.html.csp">Letter: Road fatality markers are stark reminder</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-31T21:55:48.162-06:00">Updated Aug 31, 2014 09:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The goal for reaching zero fatalities on our highways is falling short. Carlos Braceras, executive director of the Utah Department of Transportation, said highway fatalities are up 25 percent since Memorial Day weekend. One cause for this increase is motorists not wearing seat belts. Drowsy driving, distracted driving and speeding all contribute to highway fatalities. Driving on flat, fast highways leads to lethargy, boredom and inattention. These problems are addressed in other states by allowi...</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> 58352926@www.sltrib.com Sun, 31 Aug 2014 21:55:48 MDT Vikings WR Simpson gets 3-game suspension by NFL http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58351705-77/simpson-nfl-vikings-games.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58351705-77/simpson-nfl-vikings-games.html.csp">Vikings WR Simpson gets 3-game suspension by NFL</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVE CAMPBELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T23:27:26.399-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 11:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Minneapolis • Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson has been suspended for three games for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy, his second such punishment in three seasons. The league announced the punishment Friday, putting Simpson on the sideline until Sept. 22 when the Vikings begin practice for Week 4. Simpson will sit out games against St. Louis, New England and New Orleans. Simpson traveled to NFL headquarters last week for an appeal hearing, but his effort ultimately had n...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583517052014-08-29T23:27:26.399-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-29T23:27:26.399-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58351705@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:27:26 MDT 91 people died on Utah roads this summer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58343390-90/braceras-construction-crash-driving.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58343390-90/braceras-construction-crash-driving.html.csp">91 people died on Utah roads this summer</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T22:19:54.203-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 10:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The upcoming Labor Day weekend marks the end of the “100 deadliest days” of summer driving — and state highway officials openly hope that Utahns drive more safely this holiday than they have during the rest of the summer. “We haven’t done too well over these last 100 deadliest days,” said Carlos Braceras, executive director of the Utah Department of Transportation. “We had 91 fatalities so far, and that’s up by 18 from last summer,” a hike of 25 percent since Memorial Day weekend, he said. “Tra...</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> 58343390@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 22:19:54 MDT Letter: Anyone responsible for California Avenue? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58319306-82/california-traffic-intersection-anyone.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58319306-82/california-traffic-intersection-anyone.html.csp">Letter: Anyone responsible for California Avenue?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T16:33:02.653-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 04:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Recently, as I was driving home from work, I witnessed another case where a driver, this time driving a semi-truck and trailer, got tired of waiting for sufficient space to pull his rig onto California Avenue. He did it anyway, causing other motorists to come to a violent stop to avoid the collision. This happens regularly at the intersection of Gladiola Street (3400 West) and California Raceway. On two separate occasions I have tried to find some entity that would claim responsibility for traff...</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> 58319306@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:33:02 MDT How drowsy driving affects your brain waves http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58313781-90/1100-2006-636-activity.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58313781-90/1100-2006-636-activity.html.csp">How drowsy driving affects your brain waves</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T21:14:58.521-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 09:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As part of “Drowsy Driving Awareness Week,” Ogden Clinic neurologist Chris Hammond and volunteers showed news media Tuesday how lack of sleep affects brain wave activity and makes it dangerous to drive. Drowsy driving is one of the top five reasons behind deaths on Utah roads. Since 2006, Utah has averaged 1,100 crashes and more than 20 deaths each year from drowsy driving. So far this year, Utah has had 636 drowsy driving related crashes, including three fatalities. More information is avail...</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> 58313781@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:14:58 MDT Government wants future cars to talk to each other http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58309391-79/technology-vehicles-cars-vehicle.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58309391-79/technology-vehicles-cars-vehicle.html.csp">Government wants future cars to talk to each other</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOAN LOWY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T13:49:13.941-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 01:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The Obama administration said Monday it is taking a first step toward requiring that future cars and light trucks be equipped with technology that enables them to warn each other of potential danger in time to avoid collisions. A research report released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration estimates that the technology could eventually prevent as many as 592,000 left-turn and intersection crashes a year, saving 1,083 lives. The agency said it will begin drafting ru...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583093912014-08-18T13:49:13.941-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-18T13:49:13.941-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58309391@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:49:13 MDT Utah man dies falling from top of moving car http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58304046-78/car-died-dougherty-driving.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58304046-78/car-died-dougherty-driving.html.csp">Utah man dies falling from top of moving car</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="2014-08-16T22:19:22.038-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 10:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man died Saturday morning after falling off the roof of a moving car. Two men were driving in Duchesne County when, for some reason, the passenger crawled out of the car, got on top of it and fell off at 2997 W. 8000 South, said Utah Department of Public Safety spokesman Joe Dougherty. The accident occurred about 5:25 a.m., just southeast of Myton. The man who fell, who was not immediately identified, died at the scene. The driver, meanwhile, was arrested under suspicion of driving under 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> 58304046@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 22:19:22 MDT Letter: Where’s concern for immigrants? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58293000-82/immigrants-driver-license-licenses.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58293000-82/immigrants-driver-license-licenses.html.csp">Letter: Where’s concern for immigrants?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T17:30:57.511-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 05:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In response to (“New rules help Utah snag immigrants’ illegal driver licenses,” July 27), interviewees for the article agreed that purging the driver license rolls of immigrants was a benefit to all concerned, especially since, immigrants can easily qualify for the driving privilege card. The article neglected any critical view of the recent immigration legislation which has forced undocumented immigrants deeper into situations of injustice and discrimination. It is worth mentioning that thousa...</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> 58293000@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 17:30:57 MDT FDA approves new sleeping drug from Merck http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58293872-79/drug-drugs-fda-patients.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58293872-79/drug-drugs-fda-patients.html.csp">FDA approves new sleeping drug from Merck</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MATTHEW PERRONE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T15:58:02.471-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 03:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Merck & Co. Inc. has won federal approval for a new type of sleeping pill designed to help people with insomnia stay asleep. The tablet, Belsomra, works by temporarily blocking chemicals known as orexins that control the sleep cycle and can keep people awake at night. It’s unclear whether the new drug is safer or more effective than older drugs because it was tested against a dummy pill, rather than other sleeping medications. The Food and Drug Administration approved the drug Wedne...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582938722014-08-13T15:58:02.471-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-13T15:58:02.471-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58293872@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 15:58:02 MDT UHP: West Valley City man identified as I-80 crash victim http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58288281-78/crash-curtis-uhp-alcohol.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58288281-78/crash-curtis-uhp-alcohol.html.csp">UHP: West Valley City man identified as I-80 crash victim</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T21:06:44.123-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 09:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah Highway Patrol on Tuesday released the identity a man killed in weekend crash on Interstate 80 near East Canyon. UHP Sgt. Todd Royce said Marc D. Curtis, 48, of West Valley City, died when the stolen Nissan he was driving crashed about 8 a.m. Sunday morning on I-80 near mile marker 133. Troopers suspect that drugs or alcohol, along with excessive speed, played roles in the crash, but it remained under investigation. Furthermore, Curtis was not wearing a seatbelt, UHP said. The westboun...</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> 58288281@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 21:06:44 MDT DVD review: Hardy gives a dynamic one-man performance in tense ‘Locke’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58273192-223/locke-hardy-dvd-driving.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58273192-223/locke-hardy-dvd-driving.html.csp">DVD review: Hardy gives a dynamic one-man performance in tense ‘Locke’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-09T01:01:04.341-06:00">Updated Aug 9, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Grade • A- DVD •There are two great talents at work in the thrilling drama “Locke,” but you only see one of them. That’s Tom Hardy, familiar as Bane in “The Dark Knight Rises,” here playing Ivan Locke, a construction foreman driving away from the biggest job of his career, a massive concrete pour set for the next morning. He’s driving to London, 90 minutes away, where a woman with whom he had a one-night stand is having his child — and he’s determined to do right by her and the baby. In conve...</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> 58273192@www.sltrib.com Sat, 09 Aug 2014 01:01:04 MDT Hearing rescheduled in Justin Bieber DUI case http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58263099-223/bieber-hearing-justin-miami.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58263099-223/bieber-hearing-justin-miami.html.csp">Hearing rescheduled in Justin Bieber DUI case</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T10:06:02.344-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 10:06AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Miami • A Miami-Dade County judge has postponed a hearing to determine whether Justin Bieber will be tried on charges of driving under the influence and resisting arrest. The judge on Tuesday postponed the hearing until 1:30 p.m. Aug. 13 at the request of prosecutors and Bieber’s attorney. Bieber was arrested Jan. 23 in Miami Beach after what police described as an illegal street race between Bieber and a friend. Alcohol breath tests found Bieber’s level below the 0.02 limit for underage drivers...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582630992014-08-05T10:06:02.344-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-05T10:06:02.344-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58263099@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 10:06:02 MDT