INCIDENT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/INCIDENT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Parents split about teachers carrying guns in school http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58406579-78/teachers-gun-teacher-parents.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58406579-78/teachers-gun-teacher-parents.html.csp">Parents split about teachers carrying guns in school</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brett prettyman</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T23:02:42.673-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 11:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Taylorsville • Emotions at Westbrook Elementary ran the gamut Friday after a teacher’s concealed handgun accidentally discharged, shattering a toilet and injuring her leg. Students first expressed concern, then reflection and, finally, a little humor the day after 6th-grade teacher Michelle Ferguson-Montgomery’s 9 mm Glock went off in a faculty bathroom. “I’m just glad no one was seriously hurt,” said John Ebner, whose son is in fourth grade at Westbrook. “Personally, I’m not a gun person, but ...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58406579@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 23:02:42 MDT Pedestrian hit by FrontRunner train in W. Bountiful http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58402772-78/frontrunner-incident-train-area.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58402772-78/frontrunner-incident-train-area.html.csp">Pedestrian hit by FrontRunner train in W. Bountiful</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="2014-09-12T09:28:32.03-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 09:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Emergency personnel rushed to the scene of a FrontRunner train-pedestrian accident late Thursday morning in West Bountiful. Police dispatchers said the call reporting the incident came in at 11:45 a.m. from the area of 400 North, about a quarter-mile north of the Woods Cross station. The South Davis Metro Fire District reported a 20-year-old man suffered a leg injury in the incident. He was in serious-to-critical condition, but stable, when flown by helicopter to Intermountain Medical Center in ...</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> 58402772@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:28:32 MDT Trial set in Hawaii scuba fight over tropical fish http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58378199-79/fish-hawaii-aquarium-collecting.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58378199-79/fish-hawaii-aquarium-collecting.html.csp">Trial set in Hawaii scuba fight over tropical fish</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T11:07:02.302-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 11:07AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kailua-Kona, Hawaii • A Hawaii man who collects and sells tropical fish for a living has pleaded not guilty to a charge of terroristic threatening for allegedly pulling the air-supply regulator out of the mouth of an anti-aquarium industry activist while underwater. Jay Lovell did not speak during a brief arraignment Tuesday. His attorney asked for a jury trial, which is set for Sept. 11 on the misdemeanor charge, West Hawaii Today reported. The incident took place in May off Hawaii Island when ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583781992014-09-05T11:07:02.302-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-05T11:07:02.302-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58378199@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 11:07:02 MDT Miscommunication blamed for deadly US “friendly fire” incident http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58377758-68/report-forces-afghan-army.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58377758-68/report-forces-afghan-army.html.csp">Miscommunication blamed for deadly US “friendly fire” incident</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ROBERT BURNS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP National Security Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T08:51:01.959-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 08:51AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Avoidable miscommunication between U.S. air and ground forces led to a “friendly fire” incident in Afghanistan that killed five U.S. soldiers and one Afghan in June, according to a military investigation report. The incident was one of the deadliest friendly fire episodes of the war, which began 13 years ago next month. The report released Thursday by U.S. Central Command, which oversees operations in Afghanistan, cited a collective failure by soldiers, commanders and air crew membe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583777582014-09-05T08:51:01.959-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-05T08:51:01.959-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58377758@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 08:51:01 MDT Mercedes disciplines Rosberg over Spa collision http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58351738-77/rosberg-hamilton-team-drivers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58351738-77/rosberg-hamilton-team-drivers.html.csp">Mercedes disciplines Rosberg over Spa collision</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE DOUGLAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T23:27:26.14-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 11:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Nico Rosberg was disciplined by Mercedes on Friday after accepting responsibility for a collision with teammate Lewis Hamilton at last weekend’s Belgian Grand Prix that deepened the rift between the two rivals for the drivers’ title. The tension between the Mercedes pair ratcheted up Sunday when Hamilton claimed Rosberg had admitted to deliberately driving into him on the second lap of the race at Spa. The crash effectively ended Hamilton’s hopes of victory — he sustained a puncture to his tire ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583517382014-08-29T23:27:26.14-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-29T23:27:26.14-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58351738@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:27:26 MDT Letter: Friendship Manor lives up to its name http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58347866-82/manor-friendship-racial-isis.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58347866-82/manor-friendship-racial-isis.html.csp">Letter: Friendship Manor lives up to its name</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T17:19:52.54-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 05:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Has Adeline Jouflas (“Racial incident like ISIS in Utah,” August 26) ever visited Friendship Manor? It’s a beautiful place. A rose garden, a fountain, water falls and a gazebo. With 180-plus senior citizens and many employees, we have run the gambit on all ethnic and religious groups. I have lived here over nine years and have never witnessed racial problems. There are always two sides to every story. Three of the Friendship Manor’s staff have been honored as employees of the year by Tamarack Ma...</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> 58347866@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:19:52 MDT Sidewalk gunfire has cops seeking W. Salt Lake City suspect http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58233224-78/suspect-black-police-red.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58233224-78/suspect-black-police-red.html.csp">Sidewalk gunfire has cops seeking W. Salt Lake City suspect</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="2014-07-28T16:16:05.422-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 04:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Police were seeking leads in a weekend incident where a youth fired multiple gunshots at two men following him as he walked on a street in west Salt Lake City. The incident occurred 5:12 p.m. Sunday at 309 S. 1000 West. No one was hurt, but at least one of the bullets struck a nearby home. Police say a boy told two neighborhood men he had seen the suspect with a firearm. They in turn approached the suspect, who was walking with a female, and asked him if he had a gun. The suspect said he did not...</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> 58233224@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:16:05 MDT Ogden police shoot pit bull when welfare check goes wrong http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58215156-78/dog-police-officers-scott.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58215156-78/dog-police-officers-scott.html.csp">Ogden police shoot pit bull when welfare check goes wrong</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="2014-07-23T21:39:14.022-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 09:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ogden police say what was supposed to be a routine welfare check instead ended up with the fatal shooting of an angry ex-con’s pit bull dog. Police Lt. Tim Scott said the incident began with a 911 call from the man’s sister. Unable to reach her brother for several days and fearing he was in danger of gang violence, she asked for officers to check on him. About 1 a.m. Wednesday, two uniformed officers arrived at the man’s home near 3000 Monroe Boulevard. While walking to the front door, the offi...</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> 58215156@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:39:14 MDT