KILLED - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/KILLED News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Militant pleads not guilty in Benghazi attacks that killed four Americans http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58542714-68/abu-khattala-charges-attacks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58542714-68/abu-khattala-charges-attacks.html.csp">Militant pleads not guilty in Benghazi attacks that killed four Americans</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-20T19:36:30.401-06:00">Updated Oct 20, 2014 07:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A Libyan militant on Monday pleaded not guilty to charges arising from the 2012 Benghazi attacks that killed four Americans, including U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens. Ahmed Abu Khattala, 43, entered the plea through his lawyer in a 15-minute court proceeding before a federal judge. An 18-count grand jury indictment handed up last week makes Abu Khattala eligible for the death penalty if convicted. Abu Khattala’s lawyer, federal public defender Michelle Peterson, said she is waiting ...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58542714@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:36:30 MDT Editorial: We should fight disease, not each other http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58542199-82/ebola-fear-disease-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58542199-82/ebola-fear-disease-com.html.csp">Editorial: We should fight disease, not each other</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-20T17:26:50.265-06:00">Updated Oct 20, 2014 05:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ebola is not at, or anywhere near, epidemic proportions in the United States. It is almost impossible to build a plausible scenario that would make it so. But fear of Ebola does threaten to infect us all with foolishness, panic and mistrust. It is, in that way, much like other threats, from international terror to illegal immigration to other diseases that are spread mainly through poverty and ignorance. The power they have is no more than what we choose to give them. Attempts to use this lates...</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> 58542199@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:26:50 MDT Utah bounty hunters kill 7,041 coyotes in a year http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58541820-78/coyotes-deer-program-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58541820-78/coyotes-deer-program-utah.html.csp">Utah bounty hunters kill 7,041 coyotes in a year</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="2014-10-20T22:12:23.863-06:00">Updated Oct 20, 2014 10:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utahns killed slightly fewer coyotes in the second year of the Mule Deer Preservation Act, but the $50 bounty paid for each animal is only one piece of the state’s effort to remove the predator. The program’s second year, which concluded June 30, ended with 7,041 coyotes turned in, down from 7,160 animals the previous year. The number of people collecting bounties rose by 4 percent to 1,055, according to a Division of Wildlife Resources (DWR) report issued last week. Sen. Ralph Okerlund, R-Monro...</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> 58541820@www.sltrib.com Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:12:23 MDT Kirby: In sickness and in filth http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58533952-78/kirby-ada-granddaughter-dead.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58533952-78/kirby-ada-granddaughter-dead.html.csp">Kirby: In sickness and in filth</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Kirby </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Tribune Columnist </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-19T09:29:02.264-06:00">Updated Oct 19, 2014 09:29AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">My wife may have tried to kill me yesterday. I can’t prove it yet. The lab work is still being processed. We should know for certain within a week. Sooner if I die before then. The possible attempt on my life happened when she handed me a sick baby, in this particular case, my 7-month-old granddaughter Ada Grace, one of the nine treasures of my heart. Ada has a low grade fever, which is not at all uncommon in babies who have recently been inoculated. But these days you simply can’t be too caref...</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> 58533952@www.sltrib.com Sun, 19 Oct 2014 09:29:02 MDT 9 more bodies raise Nepal death toll to 38 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58536512-68/nepal-bodies-helicopter-nepalese.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58536512-68/nepal-bodies-helicopter-nepalese.html.csp">9 more bodies raise Nepal death toll to 38</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BINAJ GURUBACHARYA | The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-18T20:06:01.814-06:00">Updated Oct 18, 2014 08:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Katmandu, Nepal • A rescue helicopter spotted nine more bodies Saturday on a trail in northern Nepal, bringing the death toll to 38 from a series of snowstorms and avalanches in the worst hiking disaster in the Himalayan nation. The bodies were seen in a remote mountainous area, but the steep terrain made it impossible for the helicopter to land, said Yadav Koirala of the Disaster Management Division in Katmandu. The helicopter was able to pick up three survivors from near where the bodies were ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585365122014-10-18T20:06:01.814-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-18T20:06:01.814-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58536512@www.sltrib.com Sat, 18 Oct 2014 20:06:01 MDT Coalition airstrike blows up Islamic State’s gas facility http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58535571-68/coalition-syria-killed-group.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58535571-68/coalition-syria-killed-group.html.csp">Coalition airstrike blows up Islamic State’s gas facility</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ELENA BECATOROS</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and DIAA HADID</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-18T20:07:03.196-06:00">Updated Oct 18, 2014 08:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mursitpinar, Turkey • A U.S.-led coalition airstrike on a gas distribution facility in a stronghold of the Islamic State group set off a series of secondary explosions and killed at least eight people in eastern Syria, activists said Saturday. The airstrike targeted a distribution station in the town of Khasham in the oil-rich province of Deir el-Zour late Friday, Deir el-Zour Free Radio, an activist collective, said on its Facebook page. The collective named four of those killed and said anoth...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585355712014-10-18T20:07:03.196-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-18T20:07:03.196-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58535571@www.sltrib.com Sat, 18 Oct 2014 20:07:03 MDT Testimony on Salt Lake City teen’s final day drives family from courtroom http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58528646-78/winston-alvarado-reyos-frank.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58528646-78/winston-alvarado-reyos-frank.html.csp">Testimony on Salt Lake City teen’s final day drives family from courtroom</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="2014-10-16T21:50:16.185-06:00">Updated Oct 16, 2014 09:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The woman who claims she witnessed Frank Reyos murder 16-year-old Kenyatta Winston in a vacant Sugar House lot more than two years ago said she was afraid that she, too, would be killed if she told the truth. It’s what kept her quiet for weeks after the Utah teen’s death, she said. And what landed her back in prison — on suspicion of obstructing justice while she was already on parole. But on Thursday, Natasha Alvarado faced a jury and said she couldn’t keep lying. “I was having nightmares; it...</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> 58528646@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Oct 2014 21:50:16 MDT Letter: Family should have questions for the Boy Scouts http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58517699-82/highway-riecke-scouts-tree.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58517699-82/highway-riecke-scouts-tree.html.csp">Letter: Family should have questions for the Boy Scouts</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-16T22:03:46.396-06:00">Updated Oct 16, 2014 10:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Tribune reported that Edgar E. Riecke, of Durango, Colo., was riding his motorcycle on one of the most picturesque highways in the country and the Boy Scouts felled a tree in front of him and killed him (“UHP identifies motorcyclist killed in crash with fallen tree,” Oct 13). The Utah Highway Patrol reports that investigators concluded that it was “a case of unfortunate timing.” Personally, I think never is a good time to fell a tree over a state highway. Who issued a permit for cutting wood...</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> 58517699@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Oct 2014 22:03:46 MDT Police: Nearly 50 arrested in Ferguson protest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58518028-68/police-louis-protesters-killed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58518028-68/police-louis-protesters-killed.html.csp">Police: Nearly 50 arrested in Ferguson protest</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALAN SCHER ZAGIER</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and JIM SALTER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-13T20:25:02.22-06:00">Updated Oct 13, 2014 08:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ferguson, Mo. • Pounding rain and tornado watches didn’t deter hundreds of protesters Monday outside Ferguson police headquarters, where they stayed for almost four hours to mark how long 18-year-old Michael Brown’s body was left in a local street after he was fatally shot by police. Nearly 50 people were arrested — including scholar and civil rights activist Cornel West — and some protesters used a bullhorn to read the names of people killed by police nationwide. The rally was led by clergy me...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585180282014-10-13T20:25:02.22-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-13T20:25:02.22-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58518028@www.sltrib.com Mon, 13 Oct 2014 20:25:02 MDT Car bomb attacks kill 38 in Baghdad http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58512624-68/killed-islamic-militants-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58512624-68/killed-islamic-militants-state.html.csp">Car bomb attacks kill 38 in Baghdad</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-11T22:50:02.276-06:00">Updated Oct 11, 2014 10:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Baghdad • A series of car bomb attacks in Iraq’s capital killed 38 people in Shiite areas Saturday, authorities said, after Islamic militants killed a journalist working for a local television network in a Sunni province. The attacks come as Iraq faces its greatest challenge since the 2011 withdrawal of U.S. troops, as militants from the Islamic State group now hold vast swaths of the country and neighboring Syria. Police officials said the first bombing happened Saturday night when a suicide b...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585126242014-10-11T22:50:02.276-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-11T22:50:02.276-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58512624@www.sltrib.com Sat, 11 Oct 2014 22:50:02 MDT Letter: Eating meat is bigger threat than Ebola http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58508602-82/health-ebola-meat-products.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58508602-82/health-ebola-meat-products.html.csp">Letter: Eating meat is bigger threat than Ebola</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-10T16:05:24.106-06:00">Updated Oct 10, 2014 04:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">U.S., state and municipal health authorities are working overtime and spending millions of dollars to stem the spread of Ebola, which has killed just one person here. Where is the comparable effort to stem the spread of heart disease, stroke, cancer, diabetes and other chronic diseases that kill 1.4 million Americans annually and are linked conclusively to excessive consumption of animal products? According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, that’s 23 times the number killed by all infecti...</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> 58508602@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Oct 2014 16:05:24 MDT Four bears identified at Wyoming site where Utah man died http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58508950-78/bears-bear-wyoming-area.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58508950-78/bears-bear-wyoming-area.html.csp">Four bears identified at Wyoming site where Utah man died</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">By The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-10T22:46:49.003-06:00">Updated Oct 10, 2014 10:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">DNA evidence at the Wyoming site where a Utah man was killed Sept. 4 shows at least four bears were present. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department finished DNA analysis of specimens collected at the scene near Cub Creek in Fremont County and concluded two male grizzlies, one female grizzly and one male black bear were in the area during or shortly after the attack. “These results corroborate the on-site investigation and identify multiple bears in the area near the time of the encounter, however...</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> 58508950@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Oct 2014 22:46:49 MDT Mom of man killed by St. Louis cop: He was unarmed http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58504145-68/officer-police-killed-louis.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58504145-68/officer-police-killed-louis.html.csp">Mom of man killed by St. Louis cop: He was unarmed</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="2014-10-09T10:38:48.44-06:00">Updated Oct 9, 2014 10:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. Louis • An off-duty St. Louis police officer shot and killed a black 18-year-old who had fired at him, authorities said Thursday. The killing led to an angry demonstration, with some protesters likening it to the August killing of an unarmed black 18-year-old by a white officer in nearby Ferguson. St. Louis Police Chief Col. Sam Dotson said the 32-year-old officer, whom he didn’t identify, was patrolling the historic Shaw neighborhood in his police uniform for a private security company at a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585041452014-10-09T10:38:48.44-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-09T10:38:48.44-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58504145@www.sltrib.com Thu, 09 Oct 2014 10:38:48 MDT Strong earthquake shakes southwestern China http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58496371-68/earthquake-kilometers-magnitude-quake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58496371-68/earthquake-kilometers-magnitude-quake.html.csp">Strong earthquake shakes southwestern China</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-07T11:24:12.556-06:00">Updated Oct 7, 2014 11:24AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beijing • A strong, shallow earthquake shook southwestern China’s Yunnan province late Tuesday evening, killing at least one person, sending thousands fleeing into the streets and damaging buildings, officials and reports said. The U.S. Geological Survey said the earthquake measured magnitude 6.0 and was centered 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Weiyuan city at a depth of 10.1 kilometers (6.3 miles). Its shallow focus was likely to cause greater damage, but there were no immediate reports of seriou...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584963712014-10-07T11:24:12.556-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-07T11:24:12.556-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58496371@www.sltrib.com Tue, 07 Oct 2014 11:24:12 MDT Steinem: Domestic violence discussion a positive http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58476578-68/violence-steinem-women-domestic.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58476578-68/violence-steinem-women-domestic.html.csp">Steinem: Domestic violence discussion a positive</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SANDY COHEN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T11:19:35.009-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 11:19AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Feminism pioneer Gloria Steinem says that if anything good has come from the NFL’s domestic violence scandal, it’s that we’re actually talking about domestic violence. “When the women’s movement started, there was not even a term called domestic violence,” the 80-year-old activist said in an interview. “It was just called life.” International human rights organization Equality Now announced Wednesday it will honor Steinem for her six decades of work for women’s rights. Actress Salm...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584765782014-10-01T11:19:35.009-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-01T11:19:35.009-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58476578@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:19:35 MDT Multi-vehicle crash in Cache County kills 1 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58454241-78/driver-jeep-crash-highway.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58454241-78/driver-jeep-crash-highway.html.csp">Multi-vehicle crash in Cache County kills 1</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="2014-09-25T20:51:40.67-06:00">Updated Sep 25, 2014 08:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 35-year-old man was killed and another person was injured Thursday morning in a multi-vehicle crash at the junction of US-91 and State Road 61 in Cache County, just south of the Idaho border. Leigh Purser, of Richmond, was killed instantly after his Jeep Wrangler was rear-ended by a possibly fatigued driver, and then struck again by an oncoming vehicle at 6:38 a.m., the Utah Highway Patrol reported. Sgt. Todd Royce said Purser was driving northbound on Highway 91 followed by a Kia minivan. W...</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> 58454241@www.sltrib.com Thu, 25 Sep 2014 20:51:40 MDT TV review: Gruffud is charming, but maybe not charming enough to carry ‘Forever’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/58442038-63/henry-forever-gruffud-killed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/58442038-63/henry-forever-gruffud-killed.html.csp">TV review: Gruffud is charming, but maybe not charming enough to carry ‘Forever’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-22T12:13:14.51-06:00">Updated Sep 22, 2014 12:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Henry Morgan (Ioan Gruffudd) is a crime-solving New York City medical examiner who is also immortal. He’s more than 200 years old, and he doesn’t know why he can’t be killed. Well, actually, Henry gets killed a lot. But every time he is killed, he awakes naked in water. Which is weird. His immortality accounts for the title of ABC’s new drama “Forever,” which premires Monday at 9 p.m. on ABC/Ch. 4 before moving to its regular time slot (with a second episode) on Tuesday at 9 p.m. Given all his e...</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> 58442038@www.sltrib.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:13:14 MDT Witness: 21 killed by Mexico army had surrendered http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58430553-68/gang-soldiers-mexico-warehouse.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58430553-68/gang-soldiers-mexico-warehouse.html.csp">Witness: 21 killed by Mexico army had surrendered</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARK STEVENSON </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and E. EDUARDO CASTILLO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T18:34:02.383-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 06:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Arcelia, Mexico • A woman says she saw Mexican soldiers shoot and kill her 15-year-old daughter after a confrontation with a suspected drug gang even though the teenager was lying wounded on the ground. Twenty others also were shot and killed in rural southern Mexico after they surrendered and were disarmed, the mother told The Associated Press. The Mexican government has maintained that all died during a fierce shootout when soldiers were fired on in the early morning of June 30. That version ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584305532014-09-18T18:34:02.383-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-18T18:34:02.383-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58430553@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:34:02 MDT Truck firm faces paying millions in Amtrak crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58425066-79/amtrak-crash-million-trucking.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58425066-79/amtrak-crash-million-trucking.html.csp">Truck firm faces paying millions in Amtrak crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SCOTT SONNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T13:27:02.209-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 01:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno • A Nevada trucking company could be forced to pay more than $5.7 million if a judge formalizes a jury verdict that faulted one of its drivers for a fiery 2011 crash with an Amtrak train that killed six people and injured dozens. The dead included Cheuy Ong, 34, of West Jordan. A federal jury in Reno awarded $4.5 million to Amtrak and $210,777 to Union Pacific Railroad for damages resulting from John Davis Trucking Co.’s negligence when one of its trucks slammed into the side of a passenger...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584250662014-09-17T13:27:02.209-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-17T13:27:02.209-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58425066@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:27:02 MDT Utahn killed by bear was working alone http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58421525-78/stewart-bear-bears-rust.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58421525-78/stewart-bear-bears-rust.html.csp">Utahn killed by bear was working alone</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="2014-09-16T22:58:36.073-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 10:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Utah man likely killed by a bear in Wyoming was a seasonal employee working a new site alone for an Idaho business. While full details of Adam Thomas Stewart’s death have still not been revealed, his boss said the 31-year-old from Virgin, Utah, was an experienced backcountry visitor. “Adam was a very bright individual and talented in many ways,” said Steve Rust, owner of Boise-based Nature’s Capital. Rust reported Stewart missing Sept. 7. “We very saddened by this event,” he said. “Adam was ...</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> 58421525@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:58:36 MDT