OUTSIDE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/OUTSIDE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Judge strikes down D.C. ban on handguns outside home http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58229684-68/ban-district-court-columbia.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58229684-68/ban-district-court-columbia.html.csp">Judge strikes down D.C. ban on handguns outside home</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T20:34:41.142-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 08:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A federal judge struck down the District of Columbia’s ban on carrying guns outside of a person’s home, concluding it violates Second Amendment rights. The ruling from U.S. District Judge Frederick J. Scullin is the latest in a protracted fight over gun laws in Washington. In 2008, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a landmark decision striking down the city’s 32-year-old ban on handguns. Since then, the city has rewritten its laws, lawsuits have been filed and even Congress has waded i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582296842014-07-27T20:34:41.142-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-27T20:34:41.142-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58229684@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:34:41 MDT Rams LB Dunbar, NBA player Green arrested in Fla. http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58203533-77/arrested-beach-dunbar-green.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58203533-77/arrested-beach-dunbar-green.html.csp">Rams LB Dunbar, NBA player Green arrested in Fla.</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T17:36:11.839-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Miami Beach, Fla. • Authorities say two professional athletes have been arrested after fighting outside a Miami Beach nightclub. Miami Beach Police Detective Vivian Thayer says St. Louis Rams linebacker Jo-Lonn Dunbar and NBA free agent Donte Green were arrested early Sunday outside Dream Nightclub in South Beach. Thayer says the athletes got into a fight with each other outside the club. Additional details about the altercation were not immediately available. Thayer says no other arrests were m...</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> 58203533@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:36:11 MDT Cosmic masquerade: Habitable planet isn’t planet http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58147247-68/planet-habitable-cosmic-masquerade.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58147247-68/planet-habitable-cosmic-masquerade.html.csp">Cosmic masquerade: Habitable planet isn’t planet</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T14:45:02.236-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 02:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A new study says a planet outside our solar system thought to be in the so-called Goldilocks zone is not even a real planet, but a cosmic masquerade. Four years ago, scientists proclaimed they found what could be the first planet outside our solar system in the habitable zone around its star — not too hot and not too cold for life. Now, other researchers have shown that what was found, Gliese 581 g, wasn’t a planet. Pennsylvania State University astronomer Paul Robertson said in a s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581472472014-07-03T14:45:02.236-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-03T14:45:02.236-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58147247@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 14:45:02 MDT Police: 2 critical in Philly food truck explosion http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58142433-68/truck-explosion-street-outside.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58142433-68/truck-explosion-street-outside.html.csp">Police: 2 critical in Philly food truck explosion</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH CORNFIELD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T10:36:01.597-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 10:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Philadelphia • A propane tank on a food truck in Philadelphia exploded into a fireball, critically injuring a mother and daughter and sending at least nine others to the hospital, police said. The truck exploded Tuesday evening outside an auto body shop in the city’s Feltonville neighborhood. Authorities said a 42-year-old woman and her 17-year-old daughter, who were working on the food truck, were in critical condition Wednesday with burns across a substantial portion of their bodies. Also hosp...</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> 58142433@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 10:36:01 MDT Judge won’t dismiss cheerleaders’ suit against Bills http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58139625-79/bills-cheerleaders-judge-lawsuit.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58139625-79/bills-cheerleaders-judge-lawsuit.html.csp">Judge won’t dismiss cheerleaders’ suit against Bills</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-01T17:52:01.893-06:00">Updated Jul 1, 2014 05:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Buffalo • A New York judge has refused the Buffalo Bills’ request to dismiss a lawsuit brought by five former cheerleaders over pay and working conditions. Supreme Court Justice Timothy Drury’s decision Tuesday clears the way for the lawsuit to move forward. The Buffalo Jills cheerleaders say they were paid less than minimum wage and often worked for free at public appearances at which they were subject to groping and sexual comments. The Bills argued they shouldn’t be included in the lawsuit be...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581396252014-07-01T17:52:01.893-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-01T17:52:01.893-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58139625@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Jul 2014 17:52:01 MDT VA falls short on female medical issues http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58099835-68/women-care-female-veterans.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58099835-68/women-care-female-veterans.html.csp">VA falls short on female medical issues</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GARANCE BURKE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-22T12:10:29.353-06:00">Updated Jun 22, 2014 12:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Francisco • Already pilloried for long wait times for medical appointments, the beleaguered Department of Veterans Affairs has fallen short of another commitment: to attend to the needs of the rising ranks of female veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan, many of them of child-bearing age. Even the head of the VA’s office of women’s health acknowledges that persistent shortcomings remain in caring for the 390,000 female vets seen last year at its hospitals and clinics — despite an inve...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580998352014-06-22T12:10:29.353-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-22T12:10:29.353-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58099835@www.sltrib.com Sun, 22 Jun 2014 12:10:29 MDT Stabbing victim’s dad: ‘What made you do this?’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58031945-68/police-prince-attack-hubert.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58031945-68/police-prince-attack-hubert.html.csp">Stabbing victim’s dad: ‘What made you do this?’</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-05T09:15:02.095-06:00">Updated Jun 5, 2014 09:15AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The father of a 6-year-old boy who was fatally stabbed in a knife attack in a public housing project elevator said Thursday that if he saw the suspect, he’d ask him, “What made you do this to a little baby?” Daniel St. Hubert, an ex-con, was arrested Wednesday in connection with the killing of Prince Joshua Avitto. The boy’s friend, 7-year-old Mikayla Capers, was critically injured in the attack Sunday in Brooklyn. St. Hubert, 27, has not been formally charged in the stabbings and was...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580319452014-06-05T09:15:02.095-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-05T09:15:02.095-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58031945@www.sltrib.com Thu, 05 Jun 2014 09:15:02 MDT