KILLED - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/KILLED News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Is James Foley a martyr? Brutal death sparks faith-based debate http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58343708-80/foley-martyr-martyrdom-faith.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58343708-80/foley-martyr-martyrdom-faith.html.csp">Is James Foley a martyr? Brutal death sparks faith-based debate</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID GIBSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Religion News Service</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T18:58:30.081-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 06:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">From the moment news broke that U.S. journalist James Foley had been beheaded by Islamic State extremists in the Middle East, many Christians, especially Foley’s fellow Catholics, began calling him a martyr, with some even saying he should be considered a saint. Yet that characterization has left others uneasy, and the discussion is raising larger questions about what constitutes martyrdom. Foley’s parents seemed to validate the martyrdom label when his father, John, spoke at an emotional news c...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58343708@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:58:30 MDT Dad acquitted in slaying of driver who killed sons http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58344715-68/barajas-banda-sons-killed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58344715-68/barajas-banda-sons-killed.html.csp">Dad acquitted in slaying of driver who killed sons</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JUAN A. LOZANO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T19:12:41.976-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 07:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Angleton, Texas • A southeast Texas man says that despite his acquittal Wednesday for the shooting death of the drunken driver who caused a crash that killed his two sons, there are no winners. “This was a loss for everybody,” said a visibly relieved David Barajas, who cried and hugged his wife, Cindy, after the verdict was read. Prosecutors had alleged that Barajas killed 20-year-old Jose Banda in a fit of rage after Banda plowed into Barajas and his sons while they were pushing a truck on a r...</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> 58344715@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 19:12:41 MDT Tests: Utah woman drunk in crash that killed her, teen girl http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58335127-78/bailey-crash-utah-county.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58335127-78/bailey-crash-utah-county.html.csp">Tests: Utah woman drunk in crash that killed her, teen girl</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="2014-08-25T22:55:19.58-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 10:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Toxicology test results confirm that an Eagle Mountain woman was intoxicated when she caused a July 21 crash on State Road 73 in Utah County that killed both her and a teenage girl. Utah County Sheriff’s Sgt. Erik Knutzen said Monday that 28-year-old Ashley Taft Bailey’s blood alcohol level tested at 0.15, or nearly twice the legal limit for driving of 0.08. Earlier, deputies reported having found an open bottle of alcohol in the eastbound Ford Fusion Bailey was driving when it crossed the cent...</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> 58335127@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 22:55:19 MDT Wave of attacks in Iraq kill at least 43 people http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58334047-68/baghdad-attacks-killed-least.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58334047-68/baghdad-attacks-killed-least.html.csp">Wave of attacks in Iraq kill at least 43 people</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SINAN SALAHEDDIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-25T08:00:03.11-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 08:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Baghdad • Iraqi officials say a wave of attacks targeting commercial areas in and outside Baghdad has killed a total of 43 people. They say the deadliest of Monday’s bombings was carried out by a suicide bomber who blew up himself among Shiite worshippers who were leaving a mosque after noon prayers in the capital’s eastern New Baghdad area, killing at least 15 people and wounding 32 others. That was followed by back-to-back car bombings in cities south of Baghdad. In Karbala, the explosion kill...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583340472014-08-25T08:00:03.11-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-25T08:00:03.11-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58334047@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 08:00:03 MDT Brookside man sentenced in crash that killed teen http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58326428-78/bike-dirt-killed-atv.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58326428-78/bike-dirt-killed-atv.html.csp">Brookside man sentenced in crash that killed teen</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="2014-08-22T21:48:37.311-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 09:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 27-year-old Washington County man has been sentenced to 90 days in jail on a misdemeanor stemming from an ATV-dirt bike crash that killed a teenager. Mackay Thomas Stephens, of Brookside, who originally was charged with a third-degree felony count of automobile homicide while driving under the influence, pleaded guilty to a DUI-related class A misdemeanor as part of a plea bargain. The sentence was imposed Thursday by 5th District Judge Eric Ludlow in St. George. According to the Utah Highway...</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> 58326428@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 21:48:37 MDT Gaza militants kill 18 alleged spies for Israel http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58325443-68/gaza-israel-hamas-military.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58325443-68/gaza-israel-hamas-military.html.csp">Gaza militants kill 18 alleged spies for Israel</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KARIN LAUB</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and YOUSUR ALHLOU</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T16:24:59.947-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 04:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gaza City, Gaza Strip • Gaza militants Friday gunned down 18 alleged spies for Israel in an apparent attempt to plug security breaches and deter others, a day after Israel killed three top Hamas military commanders in an airstrike likely guided by collaborators. In one incident, masked gunmen lined up seven men, their heads covered by bags, along a wall outside a Gaza City mosque and shot them to death in front of hundreds of people, witnesses said. A note pinned on the wall said they had leake...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583254432014-08-22T16:24:59.947-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-22T16:24:59.947-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58325443@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:24:59 MDT Family says Utah man killed after stepping in front of semi was suicidal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58321253-78/semi-front-killed-relatives.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58321253-78/semi-front-killed-relatives.html.csp">Family says Utah man killed after stepping in front of semi was suicidal</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="2014-08-21T22:55:23.007-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 10:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Relatives of a 23-year-old man who was instantly killed after stepping in front of a semi-trailer rig exiting Interstate 15 late Wednesday near Clearfield have told investigators he was suicidal, according to the Utah Highway Patrol. In addition, the relatives said the man, who lived in the area, was suffering from a severe mental illness, the UHP said in a news release. UHP said the man was walking on the ramp heading north to 700 South when the big rig struck him about 10 p.m. Wednesday. Init...</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> 58321253@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 22:55:23 MDT Marine killed in Utah crash planned to surprise little brother http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58323852-78/brother-ching-alex-crash.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58323852-78/brother-ching-alex-crash.html.csp">Marine killed in Utah crash planned to surprise little brother</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T22:51:09.979-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 10:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fort Collins, Colo. • A Colorado Marine killed in a crash in Utah last week was on his way home to surprise his little brother on the first day of school. Lance Cpl. Brennan Ching, 20, of Fort Collins, died Friday in a rollover crash on Interstate 70 near Salina in central Utah. He was traveling with a fellow Marine, Jesus T. Paredes, from Las Flores, California, where Ching was stationed. Paredes, of Fallbrook, California, survived and was hospitalized. Their pickup truck rolled after Paredes o...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583238522014-08-21T22:51:09.979-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-21T22:51:09.979-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58323852@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 22:51:09 MDT McCartney: For 3 Salvadoran teens, a flight from barbarism http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58321604-82/gang-salvadoran-sister-avoid.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58321604-82/gang-salvadoran-sister-avoid.html.csp">McCartney: For 3 Salvadoran teens, a flight from barbarism</a></h4>