KILLED - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/KILLED News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Israeli shelling strikes U.N. school, crowded market http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58243639-68/israeli-gaza-fire-hamas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58243639-68/israeli-gaza-fire-hamas.html.csp">Israeli shelling strikes U.N. school, crowded market</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KARIN LAUB </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and TIA GOLDENBERG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T20:17:44.565-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 08:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gaza City, Gaza Strip • Israeli artillery shells tore through the walls of a U.N. school crowded with sleeping war refugees and back-to-back explosions rocked a market filled with shoppers Wednesday as Israel’s stepped up campaign against Gaza’s Hamas rulers claimed at least 116 Palestinian lives. After the strikes near the shopping area in Gaza City, bodies lay scattered in the streets as the wounded screamed for help. “Where is the ambulance?” one man moaned as he lay on the blood-soaked grou...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582436392014-07-30T20:17:44.565-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-30T20:17:44.565-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58243639@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:17:44 MDT Israel hits symbols of Hamas rule; scores killed http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58238356-68/gaza-hamas-israel-palestinian.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58238356-68/gaza-hamas-israel-palestinian.html.csp">Israel hits symbols of Hamas rule; scores killed</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KARIN LAUB </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and PETER ENAV</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T17:26:34.818-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 05:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gaza City, Gaza Strip • Israel unleashed its heaviest bombardment in a 3-week-old war against Hamas on Tuesday, striking symbols of the militant group’s control in Gaza and firing tank shells that Palestinian officials said shut down the strip’s only power plant. The fighting came as diplomatic efforts to forge a truce remained stalled despite a death toll that Palestinian officials said rose above 1,200 on Tuesday. The shadowy leader of the Hamas military wing said his group will not cease fir...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582383562014-07-29T17:26:34.818-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-29T17:26:34.818-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58238356@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:26:34 MDT Shelling adds to mounting civilian toll in Ukraine http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58238458-68/areas-shelling-donetsk-ukraine.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58238458-68/areas-shelling-donetsk-ukraine.html.csp">Shelling adds to mounting civilian toll in Ukraine</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MSTYSLAV CHERNOV </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and PETER LEONARD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T17:38:42.628-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 05:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Donetsk, Ukraine • Shells smashed into a residential neighborhood of Donetsk on Tuesday as Ukrainian forces intensified their campaign to encircle the rebel stronghold. The shelling killed at least two people, blew gaping holes in an apartment block and raised fears that the city is on the verge of severe bloodshed. Fighting also raged elsewhere in Ukraine’s troubled east, bringing the death toll to at least 24 civilians and 10 soldiers over the past day. And it prevented international investig...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582384582014-07-29T17:38:42.628-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-29T17:38:42.628-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58238458@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:38:42 MDT Tuesday on TV: Survivors of earthquake that killed 90,000 in China tell their chilling tale http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/58237875-63/abc-woman-90000-china.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/58237875-63/abc-woman-90000-china.html.csp">Tuesday on TV: Survivors of earthquake that killed 90,000 in China tell their chilling tale</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="2014-07-29T14:19:45.776-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 02:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In this week’s installment of POV (11 p.m., PBS/Ch. 7), titled “Fallen City,” survivors of a 2008 earthquake in China that killed 90,000 people share their experiences. It’s shattering, but you can’t look away. Elsewhere on TV ... Extreme Weight Loss (7 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): A 347-pound woman wants to lose weight before she looks for the son she gave up for adoption. Food Fighters (7 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): An unemployed home chef faces off against five professionals. Matador (7, 8 and 10 p.m., El Rey)...</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> 58237875@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:19:45 MDT Attack on park in Gaza war kills nine children http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58233014-68/gaza-israel-hamas-israeli.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58233014-68/gaza-israel-hamas-israeli.html.csp">Attack on park in Gaza war kills nine children</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KARIN LAUB </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and TIA GOLDENBERG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T21:49:37.975-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 09:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip • Signaling an escalation of Israel’s Gaza operation, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Israelis Monday to be ready for a “prolonged” war, and the military warned Palestinians in three large neighborhoods to leave their homes and head immediately for Gaza City. In central Gaza City early Tuesday, at least two major explosions hit a media complex housing the offices of Hamas-run Al Aqsa television and radio. The blasts shook surrounding buildings and started a fire on ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582330142014-07-28T21:49:37.975-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T21:49:37.975-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58233014@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:49:37 MDT As cease-fires fizzle, war rages on in Gaza http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58230711-68/gaza-israeli-israel-hamas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58230711-68/gaza-israeli-israel-hamas.html.csp">As cease-fires fizzle, war rages on in Gaza</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By IBRAHIM BARZAK </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and TIA GOLDENBERG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T19:43:02.223-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 07:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gaza City, Gaza Strip • Israel and Hamas launched new attacks Sunday in the raging Gaza war, despite going back and forth over proposals for a temporary halt to nearly three weeks of fighting ahead of a major Muslim holiday. The failure to reach even a brief humanitarian lull in the fighting illustrated the difficulties in securing a more permanent truce as the sides remain far apart on their terms. After initially rejecting an Israeli offer Saturday for a 24-hour truce, Hamas said Sunday that ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582307112014-07-27T19:43:02.223-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-27T19:43:02.223-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58230711@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:43:02 MDT Millcreek man killed in police shooting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58226235-78/officers-winder-lister-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58226235-78/officers-winder-lister-police.html.csp">Millcreek man killed in police shooting</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T21:46:57.052-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 09:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Unified police shot and killed a Millcreek man Friday after he fired a round at officers, investigators say. Officers were called out at 8:40 p.m. to a “domestic situation” at an apartment near 300 E. 4055 South, said Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder. When the officers arrived, the 31-year-old man, identified as Nicholas Lister, went inside the apartment, while his wife stayed with police, Winder said. The police spoke with Lister on the phone, but Lister was threatening and hostile, Winder ...</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> 58226235@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 21:46:57 MDT Video shows smiling American bomber in Syria http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227226-68/killed-observatory-abu-salha.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227226-68/killed-observatory-abu-salha.html.csp">Video shows smiling American bomber in Syria</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BASSEM MROUE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T11:46:02.226-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 11:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beirut • An al-Qaida-linked group fighting in Syria has released video of the first American to carry out a suicide attack in the country’s civil war, showing him smiling and saying he looked forward to going to heaven. The Nusra Front released the new video late Friday showing American citizen Moner Mohammad Abu-Salha, 22, with other fighters before the May 25 attack that targeted several army positions at the same time. It said two of the other three suicide attackers in the assault in the gov...</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> 58227226@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 11:46:02 MDT Gaza sides agree to lull but truce efforts stall http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58224954-68/gaza-israeli-israel-hamas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58224954-68/gaza-israeli-israel-hamas.html.csp">Gaza sides agree to lull but truce efforts stall</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KARIN LAUB</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="2014-07-25T19:31:52.653-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 07:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jerusalem •Israel-Hamas fighting looked headed for escalation after U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry failed Friday to broker a weeklong truce as a first step toward a broader deal and Israel’s defense minister warned Israel might soon expand its Gaza ground operation “significantly.” Hours after the U.S.-led efforts stalled, the two sides agreed to a 12-hour humanitarian cease-fire to begin Saturday. However, the temporary lull was unlikely to change the trajectory of the current hostilities a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582249542014-07-25T19:31:52.653-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-25T19:31:52.653-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58224954@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:31:52 MDT U.S. pushes for truce as Gaza battle rages http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58214997-68/israel-hamas-gaza-israeli.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58214997-68/israel-hamas-gaza-israeli.html.csp">U.S. pushes for truce as Gaza battle rages</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By IBRAHIM BARZAK </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and TIA GOLDENBERG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T20:37:36.806-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 08:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gaza City, Gaza Strip • The United States announced signs of progress in cease-fire talks Wednesday, but prospects for a quick end to the fighting were dim as Palestinian families fled fierce battles in southern Gaza and the death toll rose to more than 700 Palestinians and 34 Israelis. Underscoring the challenges facing international negotiators shuttling around the Middle East in a high-profile bid to end the bloodshed, the leader of Hamas insisted the Islamic militants would not relent until...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582149972014-07-23T20:37:36.806-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-23T20:37:36.806-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58214997@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:37:36 MDT Wednesday on TV: Three Utahns still think they can dance http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/58214839-63/think-brooklyn-cbs-contestants.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/58214839-63/think-brooklyn-cbs-contestants.html.csp">Wednesday on TV: Three Utahns still think they can dance</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> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T08:02:01.958-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 08:02AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">So You Think You Can Dance (7 p.m., Ch. 13) has whittled down the field to 16 dancers, and all three Utahns who made the Top 20 are still in the comptition. Tanisha Belnap, Brooklyn Decker, Marcquet Hill and the other remaining contestants will all perform in tonight's episode - and two more of them will be eliminated. Elsewhere on TV ... Big Brother (7 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): The Power of Veto competition is held. America's Got Talent (7 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): The top 48 contestants are revealed. My Wild ...</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> 58214839@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:02:01 MDT Report: Spike in number of U.S. law enforcement officers killed http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58210913-78/officers-enforcement-law-killed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58210913-78/officers-enforcement-law-killed.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="2014-07-22T18:22:02.185-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 06:22PM 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 died in traffic-related accidents, and another 25 were kille...</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 18:22:02 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