GREENE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/GREENE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Milbank: Farewell to a general http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58303895-82/afghanistan-greene-killed-section.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58303895-82/afghanistan-greene-killed-section.html.csp">Milbank: Farewell to a general</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Dana Milbank</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-17T01:01:08.817-06:00">Updated Aug 17, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON • I’ve observed many funerals over the last decade in Arlington National Cemetery’s Section 60, where war dead from Iraq and Afghanistan are buried. Last week I went for what, God willing, was the last. It was the burial of Harold Greene, shot to death in Afghanistan Aug. 5, the first U.S. general to be killed in a combat zone since the Vietnam War. Because of his high rank, there was great pageantry: the riderless horse with boots backward in the stirrups; the Army chief of...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58303895@www.sltrib.com Sun, 17 Aug 2014 01:01:08 MDT Driller denies using diesel fuel in Utah fracking http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58292533-78/diesel-fracking-fracfocus-gas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58292533-78/diesel-fracking-fracfocus-gas.html.csp">Driller denies using diesel fuel in Utah fracking</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="2014-08-14T01:01:02.066-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In February 2012, Bill Barrett Corp. fracked a gas well on the West Tavaputs Plateau, injecting 263,570 gallons of fluids into it under severe pressure. Among the long list of chemicals the company initially disclosed using was diesel, a hydrocarbon no driller should inject underground without a permit because of its potential to contaminate underground drinking water sources. The well in the Peter’s Point gas field was one of 351 that an environmental watchdog says were illegally injected with...</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> 58292533@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 01:01:02 MDT Body of U.S. general arrives at Dover Air Force Base http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58271538-68/dover-body-greene-base.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58271538-68/dover-body-greene-base.html.csp">Body of U.S. general arrives at Dover Air Force Base</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-07T09:54:08.556-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 09:54AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dover, Del. • The body of a two-star general killed in an Afghan “insider attack” has arrived at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware. A C-17 cargo plane carrying the body of 55-year-old Maj. Gen. Harold Greene landed Thursday morning at Dover, home to the nation’s largest military mortuary. White-gloved soldiers solemnly carried a flag-draped metal case with Greene’s remains to a waiting mortuary vehicle as Army officials and other dignitaries saluted. Greene is the highest-ranked U.S. officer to b...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582715382014-08-07T09:54:08.556-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-07T09:54:08.556-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58271538@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 09:54:08 MDT Afghan official: General’s killer hid in bathroom http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58267371-68/afghan-attack-rafiqullah-troops.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58267371-68/afghan-attack-rafiqullah-troops.html.csp">Afghan official: General’s killer hid in bathroom</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">tribune wire services</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-06T20:09:43.297-06:00">Updated Aug 6, 2014 08:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kabul, Afghanistan • An Afghan soldier who killed the highest-ranking U.S. military official in 13 years of war often dined alone and saw Western forces as infidels, according to an officer at the training ground where the attack took place. Rafiqullah, a 22-year-old who goes by one name, was killed by Afghan forces after he opened fire Tuesday with a light machine gun at military officials who were inspecting the facility, Colonel Abdul Wahab, chief of staff of Afghan Defense University, said ...</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> 58267371@www.sltrib.com Wed, 06 Aug 2014 20:09:43 MDT Afghan soldier kills U.S. general, wounds about 15 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58263334-68/afghan-afghanistan-killed-general.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58263334-68/afghan-afghanistan-killed-general.html.csp">Afghan soldier kills U.S. general, wounds about 15</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ROBERT BURNS, </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">RAHIM FAIEZ </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and LOLITA C. BALDOR</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-07T13:33:06.377-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 01:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kabul, Afghanistan • An American major general was shot to death Tuesday in one of the bloodiest insider attacks of the long Afghanistan war when a gunman dressed as an Afghan soldier turned on allied troops, wounding about 15 including a German general and two Afghan generals. The Army identified the American officer as Maj. Gen. Harold J. Greene, a 34-year veteran. An engineer by training, Greene was on his first deployment to a war zone and was involved in preparing Afghan forces for the tim...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582633342014-08-07T13:33:06.377-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-07T13:33:06.377-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58263334@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 13:33:06 MDT