KILLED - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/KILLED News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Report: Spike in number of U.S. law enforcement officers killed http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58210913-78/officers-enforcement-killed-law.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58210913-78/officers-enforcement-killed-law.html.csp">Report: Spike in number of U.S. law enforcement officers killed</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By harry stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T11:10:39.611-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 11:10AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The number of U.S. law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty so far this year has jumped from the same period last year. Sixty-seven law enforcement officers, including one from Utah, were killed in the line of duty in the first half of 2014, amounting to a 31 percent increase from the same period last year, according to a report published Tuesday by the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund. Of the 67 officers, 26 were killed in traffic-related accidents, and another 25 were...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58210913@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:10:39 MDT Israeli bulldozers destroy Hamas tunnels http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58202222-68/israeli-gaza-military-killed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58202222-68/israeli-gaza-military-killed.html.csp">Israeli bulldozers destroy Hamas tunnels</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By IBRAHIM BARZAK </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and IAN DEITCH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T21:28:01.628-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 09:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gaza City, Gaza Strip • Israeli bulldozers on Saturday demolished more than a dozen tunnels the military said were being used by Hamas gunmen to sneak beneath the southern border of the Jewish state and carry out attacks on its soldiers and civilians. Palestinians reported intensified airstrikes and shelling as the death toll from Israel’s ground offensive rose to at least 342 Palestinians, including many civilians. Several Israelis — soldiers and civilians — have also been killed since the fig...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582022222014-07-19T21:28:01.628-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-19T21:28:01.628-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58202222@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 21:28:01 MDT Israeli troops battle Hamas, uncover Gaza tunnels http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58201215-68/gaza-israeli-fire-hamas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58201215-68/gaza-israeli-fire-hamas.html.csp">Israeli troops battle Hamas, uncover Gaza tunnels</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By IBRAHIM BARZAK and ARON HELLER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T11:19:02.836-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 11:19AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gaza City, Gaza Strip • Israeli troops uncovered more than a dozen cross-border tunnels and battled Gaza militants on the second day of an open-ended ground operation Saturday, as the Palestinian death toll climbed past 330 and diplomats scrambled to revive cease-fire efforts. The Israeli military said it had severely diminished the arsenal of Hamas, the Islamic militant group ruling Gaza, but the militants have continued to fire rockets. In the northern Gaza Strip, Palestinian officials reporte...</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> 58201215@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 11:19:02 MDT Israel deepens Gaza push to destroy Hamas tunnels http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58197547-68/gaza-israeli-hamas-israel.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58197547-68/gaza-israeli-hamas-israel.html.csp">Israel deepens Gaza push to destroy Hamas tunnels</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ibrahim Barzak </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and ARON HELLER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T21:14:36.414-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 09:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gaza City, Gaza Strip •Israeli troops pushed into Gaza on Friday in a ground offensive that officials said could last up to two weeks as the prime minister ordered the military to prepare for a “significantly” wider campaign. The assault raised risks of a bloodier conflict amid rising Palestinian civilian casualties and the first Israeli military death — and brought questions of how far Israel will go to cripple Gaza’s Hamas rulers. Officially, the goal remains to destroy a network of tunnels m...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581975472014-07-18T21:14:36.414-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-18T21:14:36.414-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58197547@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 21:14:36 MDT Armed man who confronted neighbor killed http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58196656-78/neighbor-armed-confronted-office.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58196656-78/neighbor-armed-confronted-office.html.csp">Armed man who confronted neighbor killed</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pamela manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T22:47:28.572-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 10:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Washington County Sheriff’s Office was investigating a shooting on Thursday in Leeds that left one man dead. Deputies were dispatched to Leeds, about 15 miles north of St. George, at 8:17 p.m. on a report of shots fired, according to a news release from the sheriff’s office. It said a man armed with a gun reportedly confronted a neighbor and was shot by the neighbor, according to the sheriff’s office. The man was pronounced dead at the scene. Detectives were interviewing witnesses late Thu...</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> 58196656@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 22:47:28 MDT 89 killed in suicide blast in east Afghanistan http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58186639-68/killed-afghanistan-kabul-attack.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58186639-68/killed-afghanistan-kabul-attack.html.csp">89 killed in suicide blast in east Afghanistan</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RAHIM FAIEZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T19:27:42.983-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 07:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kabul, Afghanistan • A suicide bomber blew up a car packed with explosives near a busy market and a mosque in eastern Afghanistan on Tuesday, killing at least 89 people in the deadliest insurgent attack on civilians since the 2001 U.S.-led invasion. The blast destroyed numerous mud-brick shops, flipped cars over and stripped trees of their branches, brutally underscoring the country’s instability as U.S. troops prepare to leave by the end of the year and politicians in Kabul struggle for power ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581866392014-07-15T19:27:42.983-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-15T19:27:42.983-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58186639@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 19:27:42 MDT Rush-hour Moscow subway derails: 21 dead, 136 hurt http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58186686-68/moscow-train-officials-russian.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58186686-68/moscow-train-officials-russian.html.csp">Rush-hour Moscow subway derails: 21 dead, 136 hurt</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T18:42:19.639-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 06:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Moscow • A subway train derailed Tuesday deep below Moscow’s streets, twisting and mangling crowded rail cars at the height of the morning rush hour. At least 21 people were killed, Russian officials said, and 136 were hospitalized, many with serious injuries. The Russian capital’s airports and transit systems have been a prime target for terrorists over the past two decades, but multiple officials vigorously dismissed terrorism as a possible cause. The Moscow Metro is world-famous for its pala...</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> 58186686@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:42:19 MDT St. George slaying: Self-defense or coldhearted murder? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57968213-78/smith-ashton-christensen-pendleton.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57968213-78/smith-ashton-christensen-pendleton.html.csp">St. George slaying: Self-defense or coldhearted murder?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jessica Miller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T16:55:46.562-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 04:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">When Brandon Perry Smith allegedly killed a woman one December night in 2010, was it because his own life was threatened — or is he a coldhearted murderer who relished taking the life of a stranger? The prosecution and defense cast the 32-year-old Washington County man in different lights in recent court filings, in which Smith is asking a judge to reverse the decision to send him to trial on a capital aggravated-murder charge. Smith is charged in 5th District Court with aggravated murder and a...</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> 57968213@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 16:55:46 MDT Israeli troops raid rocket launching site in Gaza http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58177196-68/israeli-israel-gaza-hamas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58177196-68/israeli-israel-gaza-hamas.html.csp">Israeli troops raid rocket launching site in Gaza</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KHALED KHAZZIHA</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> and MOHAMMED DARAGHMEH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-12T22:25:51.33-06:00">Updated Jul 12, 2014 10:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gaza City, Gaza Strip • Ignoring international appeals for a cease-fire, Israel widened its range of Gaza bombing targets to civilian institutions with suspected Hamas ties and deployed ground troops inside Gaza for the first time early Sunday to raid a rocket launching site in the Palestinian territory. More than 156 Palestinians have been killed in five days of bombardment. Four Israeli soldiers were hurt in clashes during the brief incursion to destroy a rocket launching site in northern Gaz...</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> 58177196@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Jul 2014 22:25:51 MDT UN: Afghan civilian death toll up 17 percent http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58164995-68/civilians-killed-percent-afghan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58164995-68/civilians-killed-percent-afghan.html.csp">UN: Afghan civilian death toll up 17 percent</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RAHIM FAIEZ and MIRWAIS KHAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-09T08:13:02.527-06:00">Updated Jul 9, 2014 08:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kabul, Afghanistan • Insurgent suicide bombers and gunmen staged a deadly assault on government compounds Wednesday in southern Afghanistan, even as the U.N. warned that such fighting in populated areas was a major cause for a 17 percent uptick in the civilian death toll so far this year. The worrying trend comes as the Taliban and other militants grow bolder with their attacks on Afghan security forces in the fight for control of key routes and other territory ahead of the withdrawal of U.S. an...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581649952014-07-09T08:13:02.527-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-09T08:13:02.527-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58164995@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Jul 2014 08:13:02 MDT Spain’s famed bull run festival begins in Pamplona http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58153846-68/bulls-festival-pamplona-bull.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58153846-68/bulls-festival-pamplona-bull.html.csp">Spain’s famed bull run festival begins in Pamplona</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By HAROLD HECKLE AND DANIEL OCHOA DE OLZA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-06T14:12:22.911-06:00">Updated Jul 6, 2014 02:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pamplona, Spain • Thousands of revelers crammed into the main square and adjacent narrow streets of northern Pamplona on Sunday for the start of Spain’s famed San Fermin running of the bulls festival — a potent mix of adrenaline and alcohol-fueled celebrations that span over a week. The fiesta, an uproarious blend of hair-raising daily bull runs and all-night partying, was immortalized in Ernest Hemingway’s 1926 novel “The Sun Also Rises.” The event still attracts huge crowds — and headlines of ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581538462014-07-06T14:12:22.911-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-06T14:12:22.911-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58153846@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Jul 2014 14:12:22 MDT Nephi man killed in demolition derby accident http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58151806-78/derby-steele-car-accident.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58151806-78/derby-steele-car-accident.html.csp">Nephi man killed in demolition derby accident</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pamela manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T22:04:47.617-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 10:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Nephi man was killed Saturday when he was struck by a car at the Delta Demolition Derby, the Millard County Sheriff’s Office said. The victim was Robert Steele, 50, who was serving as a visiting official at the derby, which was held at the Millard County fairgrounds, the sheriff’s office said in a written release. The accident occurred during a heat, which Steele was observing from behind a dirt berm, the release says. It says a derby car was struck by another car, which went over the berm a...</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> 58151806@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 22:04:47 MDT Car bomb explodes at market in northeast Nigeria http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58137164-68/nigeria-boko-haram-attacks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58137164-68/nigeria-boko-haram-attacks.html.csp">Car bomb explodes at market in northeast Nigeria</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By HARUNA UMAR and MICHELLE FAUL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-01T08:20:02.23-06:00">Updated Jul 1, 2014 08:20AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bauchi, Nigeria • A car bomb exploded Tuesday in a market in Maiduguri, the northeast Nigerian city that is the birthplace of Boko Haram Islamic extremists, reducing stalls, goods and vehicles to piles of trash. Dozens of people are feared dead, witnesses said. Witnesses blamed Boko Haram extremists who are accused of a series of recent bomb attacks in the West African nation. Tuesday’s explosives were hidden under a load of charcoal in a pickup van, according to witnesses who spoke on condition...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581371642014-07-01T08:20:02.23-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-01T08:20:02.23-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58137164@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Jul 2014 08:20:02 MDT Bicyclist killed when struck by car in Spanish Fork http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58133033-78/fork-harwood-spanish-accident.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58133033-78/fork-harwood-spanish-accident.html.csp">Bicyclist killed when struck by car in Spanish Fork</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="2014-06-30T22:18:11.683-06:00">Updated Jun 30, 2014 10:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 68-year-old man riding his bicycle just outside Spanish Fork was struck and killed Monday morning. Utah County Sheriff’s Sgt. Spencer Cannon said the victim, identified as Wayne Warner Harwood, of Spanish Fork, was hit by a vehicle traveling southbound on 1200 West near 8000 South about 5:30 a.m. Monday. Harwood, who was wearing a helmet, died at the scene of the accident despite efforts by paramedics to revive him. No citations were issued while the cause of the accident was under investiga...</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> 58133033@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Jun 2014 22:18:11 MDT Kirby: As a former cop who killed some dogs, I’ll weigh in on Geist case http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/58124166-200/dog-killed-kirby-cop.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/58124166-200/dog-killed-kirby-cop.html.csp">Kirby: As a former cop who killed some dogs, I’ll weigh in on Geist case</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="2014-07-01T07:37:51.125-06:00">Updated Jul 1, 2014 07:37AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I killed somebody’s dog once. Actually, I killed several somebodies’ dogs. Of the three I killed up close and personal, I acted in what I believed was self-defense in my official capacity as a police officer. I didn’t always get off easy. In the worst case I ended up with a dislocated thumb and a cast. The dog that did that was a licensed, pedigreed hunting dog that didn’t want to go to the animal shelter. I shot him. Then I killed a dog that came after a homeowner and myself because we were tr...</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> 58124166@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Jul 2014 07:37:51 MDT Father of killer hopes to prevent mass murders http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58127855-68/rodger-mental-barbara-elliot.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58127855-68/rodger-mental-barbara-elliot.html.csp">Father of killer hopes to prevent mass murders</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">the Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-28T19:51:14.233-06:00">Updated Jun 28, 2014 07:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • The father of the young man who killed six people and injured 13 others near the University of California, Santa Barbara, last month says it’s his “duty” to help prevent future mass killings. In a letter provided to ABC News on Friday, Peter Rodger wrote that he wants to help people recognize warning signs of mental illness within families. He said his son, Elliot, hid his sickness from his parents, mental health professionals and law enforcement. In hindsight, the father said, he...</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> 58127855@www.sltrib.com Sat, 28 Jun 2014 19:51:14 MDT Salt Lake City officer who shot dog is Trolley Square ‘hero’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58123573-78/officer-dog-burbank-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58123573-78/officer-dog-burbank-police.html.csp">Salt Lake City officer who shot dog is Trolley Square ‘hero’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By harry stevens</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-30T14:30:20.34-06:00">Updated Jun 30, 2014 02:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City Police Chief Chris Burbank police confirmed Friday that the officer who shot and killed a dog last week while searching for a missing child was Brett Olsen. Olsen was one of the “heroes” who helped take down a lone gunman who killed five patrons at Salt Lake City’s Trolley Square in 2007. “The raging debate has gone on, on the Internet and throughout, as to who the officer is, and which officer Olsen,” Burbank said during an afternoon news conference. “Well, it’s Officer Brett O...</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> 58123573@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Jun 2014 14:30:20 MDT Explosion rocks mall in Nigerian capital http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58114468-68/abuja-attacks-killed-nigeria.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58114468-68/abuja-attacks-killed-nigeria.html.csp">Explosion rocks mall in Nigerian capital</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BASHIR ADIGUN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-25T14:02:02.868-06:00">Updated Jun 25, 2014 02:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Abuja, Nigeria • An explosion blamed on Islamic extremists rocked a shopping mall in Nigeria’s capital, Abuja, on Wednesday and police said at least 21 people have been killed. The blast came as Nigerians were preparing to watch their country’s Super Eagles play Argentina at the World Cup in Brazil. Many shops at the mall have TV screens but it was unclear if the explosion was timed to coincide with the match, which started an hour later. Witnesses said body parts were scattered around the exit ...</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> 58114468@www.sltrib.com Wed, 25 Jun 2014 14:02:02 MDT 19-year-old man killed in Ogden car crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58114386-78/car-ogden-com-crash.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58114386-78/car-ogden-com-crash.html.csp">19-year-old man killed in Ogden car crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By harry stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-25T20:57:44.984-06:00">Updated Jun 25, 2014 08:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A car crash in Ogden on Wednesday morning killed a man and injured a woman. Ryan Michael Emilio McCutchen, 19, of Roy, died at the scene. He was a passenger in the car. The woman driving him was transported by ambulance to the hospital with minor injuries. The two-car accident occurred at 11:50 a.m. at 12th Street and Harrison Boulevard, said Ogden police Lt. Danielle Croyle. The people in the other car were not injured, said Croyle, and it was not clear who was at fault. An investigation into...</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> 58114386@www.sltrib.com Wed, 25 Jun 2014 20:57:44 MDT Islamic extremists abduct 60 females, 31 boys in northeast Nigeria http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58108154-68/nigeria-boko-haram-abductions.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58108154-68/nigeria-boko-haram-abductions.html.csp">Islamic extremists abduct 60 females, 31 boys in northeast Nigeria</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By HARUNA UMAR and MICHELLE FAUL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-24T14:19:58.133-06:00">Updated Jun 24, 2014 02:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Maiduguri, Nigeria • Islamic extremists have abducted 60 more girls and women and 31 boys from villages in northeast Nigeria, witnesses said Tuesday. Security forces denied the kidnappings. Nigeria’s government and military have been widely criticized for their slow response to the abductions of more than 200 schoolgirls kidnapped April 15. There was no way to safely and independently confirm the report from Kummabza, 150 kilometers (95 miles) from Maiduguri, capital of Borno state and headquart...</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> 58108154@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Jun 2014 14:19:58 MDT