EVACUATION - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/EVACUATION News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Wildfire near Yosemite threatens 500 structures http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58312933-68/yosemite-fire-homes-blaze.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58312933-68/yosemite-fire-homes-blaze.html.csp">Wildfire near Yosemite threatens 500 structures</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T10:28:01.682-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 10:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mariposa, Calif. • Firefighters from throughout California were being dispatched Tuesday to protect homes threatened by an out-of-control wildfire burning in the foothills near Yosemite National Park, the second fire around the park in recent weeks. The nearly 2-square-mile blaze in Madera County had destroyed eight structures and was threatening 500 others around Oakhurst, which is about 16 miles away from an entrance to Yosemite, fire officials said. Officials were hopeful, though, that cooler...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58312933@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:28:01 MDT U.S. evacuates embassy in Libya as militias clash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227224-68/libya-security-department-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227224-68/libya-security-department-state.html.csp">U.S. evacuates embassy in Libya as militias clash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Ernesto Londono</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Anne Gearan</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T20:56:31.453-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 08:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The State Department on Saturday evacuated all U.S. personnel from its embassy in Libya after clashes among rival militias in the capital intensified in recent days in the vicinity of the diplomatic mission, officials said. Traveling in Paris, Secretary of State John Kerry cited the threat posed by “freewheeling militia violence” near the embassy in Tripoli. Kerry said some embassy functions will continue from neighboring Tunisia, where diplomats were taken. “We will return the mom...</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> 58227224@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 20:56:31 MDT United plane’s evacuation slide deploys mid-flight http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58133419-68/slide-plane-emergency-landing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58133419-68/slide-plane-emergency-landing.html.csp">United plane’s evacuation slide deploys mid-flight</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DON BABWIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-30T12:43:02.782-06:00">Updated Jun 30, 2014 12:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Chicago • An evacuation slide inflated inside a United Airlines plane as it flew from Chicago to Southern California, filling part of the cabin and prompting the pilot to make an emergency landing in Kansas. Passenger Mike Schroeder said he was sitting in the front row of the plane bound for Orange County, California, late Sunday when he heard a hiss and pop behind him. Schroeder, 58, turned around and saw the Boeing 737-700’s evacuation slide inflating. The slide — which would normally inflate ...</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> 58133419@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Jun 2014 12:43:02 MDT