MORNING - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MORNING News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Letter: Cartoon doesn’t help understanding of Gaza http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58206820-82/cartoon-israel-ignores-doesn.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58206820-82/cartoon-israel-ignores-doesn.html.csp">Letter: Cartoon doesn’t help understanding of Gaza</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T08:21:46.641-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 08:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I am a visitor to the Salt Lake City area, and I was shocked and appalled at the editorial cartoon on the front page this morning (Sunday, July 20). It completely ignores that Palestinians/Hamas/PLO have repeatedly sent suicide bombers into Israel to blow up buses and cafés. It ignores the thousands of rockets fired into Israel over the years. It ignores that various Palestinian governments have refused peace agreements, and that Hamas’ stated goal is to destroy Israel. Israel is far from pe...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58206820@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:21:46 MDT Salt Lake City hotel death investigated as homicide http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58197787-78/lake-salt-death-homicide.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58197787-78/lake-salt-death-homicide.html.csp">Salt Lake City hotel death investigated as homicide</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T20:59:39.864-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 08:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Police are now investigating a “suspicious death” of a woman at a downtown Salt Lake City hotel as a homicide. The body of 34-year-old Holly Nicole Carges was found Thursday morning inside a room at the Royal Garden Inn, 154 W. 600 South. The room reportedly was in a section of the hotel not currently in use by registered guests. Salt Lake City police Detective Dennis McGowan could not initially reveal why detectives determined Carges’ death was a homicide, or the means by which she was thought...</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> 58197787@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 20:59:39 MDT Utah motorcycle rider dies after car pulls in front of him http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58184007-78/motorcycle-woman-car-front.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58184007-78/motorcycle-woman-car-front.html.csp">Utah motorcycle rider dies after car pulls in front of him</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T22:30:01.915-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 10:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 61 year-old Washington Terrace man died Monday morning after a car pulled in front of the motorcycle he was riding, the Weber County Sheriff’s Office reported. The man was on his way to work and wearing a helmet while traveling northbound on 300 West on at 7:40 a.m., according to a press release. Meanwhile, a 61-year-old woman who was driving eastbound on 4800 South stopped at the stop sign at 300 West, but then entered the intersection in front of the motorcycle. The woman claimed the mornin...</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> 58184007@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 22:30:01 MDT Texas man dies at Rainbow Family Gathering http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58130121-78/death-gillespie-rigby-morning.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58130121-78/death-gillespie-rigby-morning.html.csp">Texas man dies at Rainbow Family Gathering</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="2014-06-29T22:42:37.163-06:00">Updated Jun 29, 2014 10:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Texas man was found dead in his tent Sunday morning at the Rainbow Family Gathering — the second death in two weeks at the mountain location east of Heber. The body of Timothy R. Gillespie, 68, was turned over to the state medical examiner for an autopsy and official determination, said Deputy Chief Jared Rigby. Rigby said the sheriff’s office does not suspect foul play in connection with Gillespie’s death, or in the earlier death of a New Hampshire woman. Gillespie’s friends said they saw hi...</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> 58130121@www.sltrib.com Sun, 29 Jun 2014 22:42:37 MDT Early morning brush fire doused at Kennecott http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58118148-78/fire-bennett-kennecott-area.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58118148-78/fire-bennett-kennecott-area.html.csp">Early morning brush fire doused at Kennecott</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="2014-06-26T14:53:42.275-06:00">Updated Jun 26, 2014 02:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An early Thursday morning fire burned about 20 acres of brush and grass on Kennecott Utah Copper property in Magna. Kennecott spokesman Kyle Bennett said the plant noted a “power bump” about 12:15 a.m. Thursday, about the same time an employee reported seeing a flash out by the company’s south tailings impoundment area. Soon, flames were lighting the night sky. Unified Fire Authority crews rushed to the scene and had completed snuffing the blaze by 3:30 a.m., Bennett said. No structures were dam...</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> 58118148@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Jun 2014 14:53:42 MDT Nibley family escapes early morning fire http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58078625-78/fire-family-early-maughan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58078625-78/fire-family-early-maughan.html.csp">Nibley family escapes early morning fire</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="2014-06-17T19:58:58.444-06:00">Updated Jun 17, 2014 07:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Nibley family lost its home to a fire at about 4 a.m. Tuesday, but managed to escape the flames without injury. “It was pretty much a total loss,” said Hyrum Fire Chief Kevin Maughan, who estimated the fire cost $135,000 in damages to the $165,000 house at 4430 S. Hollow Road. The family of four, two adults and two children, awoke to the smell of smoke in the early morning hours. They escaped their burning house before firefighters arrived on the scene. Maughan said the fire marshal was still...</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> 58078625@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jun 2014 19:58:58 MDT Stocks slip in morning trading; oil prices surge http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58060130-79/percent-rose-oil-stocks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58060130-79/percent-rose-oil-stocks.html.csp">Stocks slip in morning trading; oil prices surge</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BERNARD CONDON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-12T10:14:06.619-06:00">Updated Jun 12, 2014 10:14AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • U.S. stocks edged lower Thursday in morning trading after a report showed that retail sales rose less than forecast in May. A separate report showed that more Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week. The price of oil surged amid renewed violence in Iraq. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average fell 45 points, or 0.3 percent, to 16,798 as of 11:14 a.m. Eastern time. The Standard & Poor’s 500 was down five points, or 0.3 percent, to 1,938. The Nasdaq slipped 12 point...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580601302014-06-12T10:14:06.619-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-12T10:14:06.619-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58060130@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Jun 2014 10:14:06 MDT Vatican: ‘Nothing to worry about’ as tired Pope Francis cancels meetings http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58051090-80/pope-vatican-francis-visit.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58051090-80/pope-vatican-francis-visit.html.csp">Vatican: ‘Nothing to worry about’ as tired Pope Francis cancels meetings</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSEPHINE MCKENNA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Religion News Service</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-10T11:40:01.923-06:00">Updated Jun 10, 2014 11:40AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Vatican City • Pope Francis canceled a second day of private audiences and his morning Mass on Tuesday because of a minor illness, but Vatican officials downplayed speculation about ill health. The Vatican’s chief spokesman, the Rev. Federico Lombardi, said the pope had postponed several appointments and was resting. “There is nothing to worry about,” Lombardi said. “His life has been very intense in the past few weeks. It is totally normal for the pope to rest.” Lombardi said 77-year-old Franci...</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> 58051090@www.sltrib.com Tue, 10 Jun 2014 11:40:01 MDT Driver in serious condition after rig rolls near Snowville http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58027092-78/driver-cleared-closed-condition.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58027092-78/driver-cleared-closed-condition.html.csp">Driver in serious condition after rig rolls near Snowville</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="2014-06-04T14:20:16.987-06:00">Updated Jun 4, 2014 02:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A semi-trailer driver was in serious condition after rolling his rig and its load of plywood on Interstate 84 near Snowville on Wednesday morning. Utah Highway Patrol Sgt. Todd Royce said the 7:45 a.m. crash initially closed down the highway until the wood was cleared away. One eastbound lane remained closed through the morning as wreckage was cleared. The driver was taken to Bear River Regional Hospital in Tremonton, where he was expected to recover from his injuries, Royce said. The cause of t...</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> 58027092@www.sltrib.com Wed, 04 Jun 2014 14:20:16 MDT Utah woman arrested after fire set at Woods Cross home http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57989762-78/fire-woman-arrested-cross.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57989762-78/fire-woman-arrested-cross.html.csp">Utah woman arrested after fire set at Woods Cross home</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="2014-05-26T19:13:58.357-06:00">Updated May 26, 2014 07:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 30-year-old woman was arrested Monday on suspicion of setting a small fire to a Woods Cross home. The fire was reported about 2:45 a.m. in the area of 1000 South and 1100 West. South Davis Metro Fire responded and quickly extinguished the flames, which were licking the exterior of the home near the carport, fire officials said. There were people inside the home at the time of the fire, which caused about $3,000 in damage, fire officials said. No one was hurt. It didn’t take long for 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> 57989762@www.sltrib.com Mon, 26 May 2014 19:13:58 MDT NBA Playoffs: Thunder F Ibaka to start Game 3 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57988054-77/ibaka-thunder-playing-playoffs.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57988054-77/ibaka-thunder-playing-playoffs.html.csp">NBA Playoffs: Thunder F Ibaka to start Game 3</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CLIFF BRUNT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-25T23:06:00.431-06:00">Updated May 25, 2014 11:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Oklahoma City • Thunder coach Scott Brooks said forward Serge Ibaka will start Game 3 of the Western Conference finals Sunday night. Ibaka has missed the first two games of the series against the San Antonio Spurs with a left calf strain. The Thunder had said he likely would miss the rest of the playoffs, but changed course Friday. Ibaka said Sunday morning the pain started to subside in the past three days. He took part in the team’s Sunday morning shootaround and later got positive feedback fr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-579880542014-05-25T23:06:00.431-06:00" id="#license-2014-05-25T23:06:00.431-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57988054@www.sltrib.com Sun, 25 May 2014 23:06:00 MDT