REPORT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/REPORT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Report: Utahns should pay more for their water http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58424351-78/utah-state-report-property.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58424351-78/utah-state-report-property.html.csp">Report: Utahns should pay more for their water</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By brett prettyman</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T21:58:32.59-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 09:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah has to do more than build infrastructure to meet its future water needs, according to a new report. In the “Flowing Toward 2050: Utah’s Water Outlook” report released Wednesday at City Creek Park in Salt Lake City, Utah Foundation researchers concluded the state can’t simply build to satisfy a thirsty, growing population. The report found state population projections — another 2.5 million people in the next 35 years — will surpass the state’s currently developed water supply by the late 20...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58424351@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:58:32 MDT Letter: Poor communications in lunch fiasco http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58424132-82/lunch-report-shirley-appears.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58424132-82/lunch-report-shirley-appears.html.csp">Letter: Poor communications in lunch fiasco</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T17:22:02.094-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 05:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As a retired employee from the Salt Lake City School District, my sympathies are with Ms. Shirley. No investigation report can paint a true picture of the stressful pressures Miss Shirley was under in complying with the administrative directive, refusing meals to children with deficit accounts. It appears her supervisor Ms. Bjornn was unaware of a change in meal procedures. The principal Chelsea Malouf states she implemented an explicit policy that no lunches would be taken from students. Direct...</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> 58424132@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:22:02 MDT Congress claims safety agency botched GM recall http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58421924-68/nhtsa-agency-cars-safety.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58421924-68/nhtsa-agency-cars-safety.html.csp">Congress claims safety agency botched GM recall</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOAN LOWY and TOM KRISHER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-16T21:21:59.441-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 09:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Both houses of Congress scolded the nation’s highway safety agency Tuesday over its tardy handling of a deadly problem with General Motors cars, questioning whether it is competent to guarantee the safety of increasingly complex vehicles. David Friedman, acting chief of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, repeatedly defended his agency during a Senate hearing as lawmakers accused him of failing to take responsibility for missing multiple clues that could have saved ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584219242014-09-16T21:21:59.441-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-16T21:21:59.441-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58421924@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 21:21:59 MDT House panel: Safety agency mishandled GM recall http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58421762-79/nhtsa-report-agency-didn.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58421762-79/nhtsa-report-agency-didn.html.csp">House panel: Safety agency mishandled GM recall</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOAN LOWY and TOM KRISHER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-16T17:41:02.057-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 05:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The agency responsible for safety on the nation’s roads was years late in detecting a deadly problem with General Motors cars and lacks the expertise to oversee increasingly complex vehicles, congressional Republicans charged in a report Tuesday. The report by a House committee’s GOP majority raised serious questions about the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s ability to keep the public safe, and came as the Senate convened a hearing on the safety agency’s shortcomings. Safety reg...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584217622014-09-16T17:41:02.057-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-16T17:41:02.057-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58421762@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:41:02 MDT Five findings in Congress’s report on safety agency http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58421748-79/agency-safety-bags-investigators.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58421748-79/agency-safety-bags-investigators.html.csp">Five findings in Congress’s report on safety agency</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DEE-ANN DURBIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-16T17:30:02.439-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 05:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Detroit • Republicans on the House Commerce Committee released a report Tuesday critical of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the government’s top auto safety agency, and its handling of General Motors’ delayed recall of 2.6 million cars with defective ignition switches. NHTSA was also the subject of a Senate subcommittee hearing later Tuesday. Here are the top five findings from the House report: — SEVEN-YEAR GAP: As early as 2007, NHTSA had information from multiple sources s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584217482014-09-16T17:30:02.439-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-16T17:30:02.439-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58421748@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:30:02 MDT Milbank: DC’s ‘gotcha game for greenbacks’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58420317-82/washington-cameras-ticket-tickets.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58420317-82/washington-cameras-ticket-tickets.html.csp">Milbank: DC’s ‘gotcha game for greenbacks’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Dana Milbank</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-16T11:00:45.177-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 11:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">“You are guilty until you have proven yourself innocent. ... That has worked well for us.” — A “senior” District of Columbia official, explaining to an investigator how tickets are issued in the nation’s capital. WASHINGTON • There is a startling abuse of power in Washington — an appalling overreach by the government — and it has nothing to do with the feds. A report issued last week by D.C.’s inspector general confirmed what many who live and work in Washington have known for 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> 58420317@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 11:00:45 MDT Charleston, ex-coach reach $400,000 settlement http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58420284-77/wojcik-charleston-players-coach.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58420284-77/wojcik-charleston-players-coach.html.csp">Charleston, ex-coach reach $400,000 settlement</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PETE IACOBELLI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T16:15:53.358-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 04:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Columbia, S.C. • Fired College of Charleston coach Doug Wojcik had been paid $400,000 to settle potential claims against the school. The school released financial terms of the settlement to The Associated Press on Tuesday after an open records request. Wojcik was fired last month amid allegations of verbal abuse. The school hired longtime Wichita State and Clemson assistant Earl Grant two weeks ago. The school will assume $150,000 of the settlement with the rest coming from the state’s Insurance...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584202842014-09-17T16:15:53.358-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-17T16:15:53.358-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58420284@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:15:53 MDT Report: Concerns over Ohio prison unit housing escaped killer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58406339-68/unit-committee-concerns-escaped.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58406339-68/unit-committee-concerns-escaped.html.csp">Report: Concerns over Ohio prison unit housing escaped killer</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARK GILLISPIE and JOHN SEEWER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T10:32:46.364-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 10:32AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lima, Ohio • An Ohio prisons oversight committee says security management and inmate discipline are concerns at the unit that housed a killer of three who escaped and was recaptured. The report by the Correctional Institution Inspection Committee says conditions have improved on the protective control unit that housed inmate T.J. Lane but the committee has ongoing concerns about it. In a report in May, the committee said it hoped the state prisons system would conduct a thorough review of the un...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584063392014-09-12T10:32:46.364-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-12T10:32:46.364-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58406339@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:32:46 MDT Report blames Salt Lake City lunch manager for trashing meals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58402790-78/report-lunch-parents-shirley.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58402790-78/report-lunch-parents-shirley.html.csp">Report blames Salt Lake City lunch manager for trashing meals</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By lisa schencker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T20:54:44.207-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 08:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A school nutrition manager deserves most of the blame for dumping the meals of 17 Uintah Elementary students earlier this year, according to an independent report released by the Salt Lake City School District on Thursday. The students’ meal accounts were in arrears and they were given a snack of fruit and milk after their lunches were publicly taken away last winter. Outside investigators concluded the school nutrition manager failed to appropriately notify parents that their child’s lunch acc...</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> 58402790@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 20:54:44 MDT Report: CEO made wrong decision before crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58395291-79/report-crash-appleton-micron.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58395291-79/report-crash-appleton-micron.html.csp">Report: CEO made wrong decision before crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEITH RIDLER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T19:06:01.46-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 07:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boise • The likely causes of a 2012 airplane crash that killed the head of memory chip maker Micron are a decrease in engine power during takeoff and the man’s ill-fated decision to turn the experimental plane around rather than make an emergency landing, federal investigators say. In a new report, the National Transportation Safety Board says fire damage at the crash site next to a runway at the Boise airport made it impossible to know if the engine power reduction was mechanical or a decision ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583952912014-09-09T19:06:01.46-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-09T19:06:01.46-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58395291@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 19:06:01 MDT New Mexico medical flight got wrong fuel before crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58393265-68/fuel-report-airport-crash.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58393265-68/fuel-report-airport-crash.html.csp">New Mexico medical flight got wrong fuel before crash</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T09:59:02.299-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 09:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Cruces, N.M. • Federal safety investigators say an air ambulance got the wrong fuel at a New Mexico airport before it took off and crashed, killing all four people aboard. A National Transportation Safety Board preliminary report says the twin-engine aircraft was refueled with 40 gallons of jet fuel instead of aviation gasoline at the Las Cruces airport on Aug. 27. The plane was headed for Phoenix. All three crew members and one patient were killed. The NTSB preliminary report issued Monday ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583932652014-09-09T09:59:02.299-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-09T09:59:02.299-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58393265@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 09:59:02 MDT Report: Security agency unprepared for pandemic http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58390310-68/security-roth-supplies-agency.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58390310-68/security-roth-supplies-agency.html.csp">Report: Security agency unprepared for pandemic</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALICIA A. CALDWELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T19:44:02.147-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 07:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • For nearly a decade the Homeland Security Department has stockpiled supplies, from respirators and surgical masks to hand sanitizer and antiviral medications, in case of a pandemic. But the agency stocked up without knowing exactly what it needed and now most of the gear and medicine on hand will be unusable after next year, according to an audit by the agency’s inspector general released Monday. Inspector General John Roth found that Homeland Security has about 300,000 vials of an...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583903102014-09-08T19:44:02.147-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-08T19:44:02.147-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58390310@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 19:44:02 MDT New V.A. chief: Veterans agency too complicated http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58390670-68/veterans-mcdonald-care-report.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58390670-68/veterans-mcdonald-care-report.html.csp">New V.A. chief: Veterans agency too complicated</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MATTHEW DALY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T19:44:02.268-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 07:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The Veterans Affairs Department with its 14 different password-protected websites is too complicated for most veterans to navigate, new Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Monday as he promised to make it easier for veterans to get disability benefits, health care, job training and other services. The VA must “put veterans at the center of everything we do,” he said. McDonald took over the agency in late July after former VA Secretary Eric Shinseki resigned amid a polit...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583906702014-09-08T19:44:02.268-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-08T19:44:02.268-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58390670@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 19:44:02 MDT IRS says it has lost emails from 5 more employees http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58379069-68/irs-emails-groups-report.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58379069-68/irs-emails-groups-report.html.csp">IRS says it has lost emails from 5 more employees</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEPHEN OHLEMACHER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T16:02:28.807-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 04:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The Internal Revenue Service has lost emails from five more employees who are part of congressional probes into the treatment of conservative groups that applied for tax-exempt status, the tax service disclosed Friday. The tax agency said in June that it could not locate an untold number of emails to and from Lois Lerner, who headed the IRS division that processes applications for tax-exempt status. The revelation set off a new round of investigations and congressional hearings. On ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583790692014-09-05T16:02:28.807-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-05T16:02:28.807-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58379069@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 16:02:28 MDT Report on alleged Word Cup corruption goes to FIFA http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58378054-77/fifa-cup-garcia-qatar.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58378054-77/fifa-cup-garcia-qatar.html.csp">Report on alleged Word Cup corruption goes to FIFA</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GRAHAM DUNBAR</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T23:22:35.128-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 11:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lausanne, Switzerland • The evidence which could strip Qatar of the 2022 World Cup has landed at FIFA. The governing body of world football said Friday it received three reports from ethics investigator Michael Garcia and his team after their year-long probe of alleged corruption in the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding contests. Qatar and Russia, the 2018 host, were chosen in December 2010 by FIFA’s widely discredited executive committee. FIFA did not say if Garcia’s 350-page report, drawing on 2...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583780542014-09-05T23:22:35.128-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-05T23:22:35.128-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58378054@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 23:22:35 MDT Miscommunication blamed for deadly US “friendly fire” incident http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58377758-68/report-forces-afghan-army.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58377758-68/report-forces-afghan-army.html.csp">Miscommunication blamed for deadly US “friendly fire” incident</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ROBERT BURNS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP National Security Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T08:51:01.959-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 08:51AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Avoidable miscommunication between U.S. air and ground forces led to a “friendly fire” incident in Afghanistan that killed five U.S. soldiers and one Afghan in June, according to a military investigation report. The incident was one of the deadliest friendly fire episodes of the war, which began 13 years ago next month. The report released Thursday by U.S. Central Command, which oversees operations in Afghanistan, cited a collective failure by soldiers, commanders and air crew membe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583777582014-09-05T08:51:01.959-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-05T08:51:01.959-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58377758@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 08:51:01 MDT Fed: Median incomes drop for all but wealthiest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58375637-79/percent-incomes-median-fed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58375637-79/percent-incomes-median-fed.html.csp">Fed: Median incomes drop for all but wealthiest</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARTIN CRUTSINGER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T17:05:02.091-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 05:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A Federal Reserve report says the richest 10 percent of Americans were the only group whose median incomes rose in the past three years. The Fed’s report says incomes declined for every other group from 2010 to 2013, widening the gap between the richest Americans and everyone else. The report, which adjusted for inflation, finds that median income for the top 10 percent rose 2 percent, to $223,200 from $217,900. Median income fell 4 percent for the bottom 20 percent, to $15,200 from...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583756372014-09-04T17:05:02.091-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-04T17:05:02.091-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58375637@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 17:05:02 MDT Utah teens embracing e-cigarettes ‘left and right’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58374903-78/cigarettes-percent-department-health.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58374903-78/cigarettes-percent-department-health.html.csp">Utah teens embracing e-cigarettes ‘left and right’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kristen moulton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T21:53:53.103-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 09:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Increasing numbers of Utah teenagers are using e-cigarettes, setting themselves up to be the next generation of nicotine-addicted adults, the Utah Department of Health said Thursday. According to the department’s Tobacco Prevention and Control 2014 Annual Report, 12 percent of Utah students in grades 8, 10 and 12 surveyed last year said they had tried e-cigarettes. Nearly 6 percent — triple the percentage in 2011 — said they regularly use e-cigarettes, which are battery-powered devices that turn...</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> 58374903@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 21:53:53 MDT U.N.: one-fifth of murder victims are under 20 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58373709-68/violence-report-unicef-countries.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58373709-68/violence-report-unicef-countries.html.csp">U.N.: one-fifth of murder victims are under 20</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TRENTON DANIEL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T12:03:44.415-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 12:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">United Nations • About 120 million girls worldwide have been forced to have sex and one fifth of homicide victims globally are under 20 years old, resulting in 95,000 deaths in 2012, according to a United Nations report released Thursday. Drawing on data from 190 countries, the report from the U.N. children’s agency, UNICEF, notes that children around the world are routinely exposed to physical, sexual and emotional violence ranging from murder and forced sexual acts to bullying and abusive disc...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583737092014-09-04T12:03:44.415-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-04T12:03:44.415-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58373709@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 12:03:44 MDT U.S. companies add jobs at solid pace in August http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58373579-79/jobs-added-august-report.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58373579-79/jobs-added-august-report.html.csp">U.S. companies add jobs at solid pace in August</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T09:30:02.172-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 09:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • U.S. businesses added jobs at a healthy pace in August, according to a private survey, the fifth straight month of solid gains. Payroll processer ADP said Thursday that private employers added 204,000 jobs last month, down from 212,000 in July, which was revised slightly lower. Job gains above 200,000 are usually enough to lower the unemployment rate. The figures suggest that the government’s jobs report, to be released Friday, will also show a solid increase. But the ADP numbers co...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583735792014-09-04T09:30:02.172-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-04T09:30:02.172-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58373579@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 09:30:02 MDT