REPORT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/REPORT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) More notes on the FLDS boys living in Idaho http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspolygblog/58352093-191/font-scribd-jessop-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspolygblog/58352093-191/font-scribd-jessop-com.html.csp">More notes on the FLDS boys living in Idaho</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T20:30:03.852-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 08:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Another follow-up story on the nine boys found in Pocatello, Idaho, in a Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints home is scheduled to be published Monday. Meanwhile, here are a few other items related to the case. • Idaho is not the first time Nathan C. Jessop has encountered law enforcement. As I mentioned briefly, he was suspected of fathering a child with an underage girl he took as a wife, but charges were never filed. The Principle has more on Jessop. Jessop’s case in 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58352093@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 20:30:03 MDT Utah officer justified in shooting, wounding man http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58353025-78/peterson-adams-jordan-court.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58353025-78/peterson-adams-jordan-court.html.csp">Utah officer justified in shooting, wounding man</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By stephen hunt</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T23:28:43.192-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Salt Lake County District Attorney’s Office has ruled that a West Jordan police officer who shot and wounded a man in July was legally justified in using deadly force. A report issued Friday cleared officer Ian Adams in the July 10 shooting of 32-year-old Timothy James Peterson at the Jordan Landing shopping complex. Peterson was carrying a metal bar that was bent in the shape of a handgun, which had a red laser taped to the “barrel,” the report said. When Peterson drew the facsimile weapon...</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> 58353025@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:28:43 MDT EPA staff says agency needs to be tough on smog http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58353050-68/staff-agency-epa-needs.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58353050-68/staff-agency-epa-needs.html.csp">EPA staff says agency needs to be tough on smog</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SETH BORENSTEIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T17:26:41.718-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 05:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The Environmental Protection Agency’s staff concludes that the government needs to tighten smog rules by somewhere between 7 and 20 percent. In its final recommendation in a 597-page report, the agency staff agrees with EPA’s outside scientific advisers that the 6-year-old standard for how much smog is allowed needs to be stricter. Since 2008 the standard allows up to 75 parts of ozone per billion parts of air. The staff report recommends between 60 and 70 parts per billion. The rep...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583530502014-08-29T17:26:41.718-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-29T17:26:41.718-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58353050@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:26:41 MDT Idaho returns 6 boys to polygamous sect http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58348209-78/jessop-murray-parents-willis.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58348209-78/jessop-murray-parents-willis.html.csp">Idaho returns 6 boys to polygamous sect</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T12:59:11.275-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 12:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pocatello, Idaho • Six boys sent to repent with a follower of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints were reunited with their parents earlier this month after Idaho dismissed their custody cases. State officials had removed the six boys and two others from the home of caretaker Nathan C. Jessop, who is expected to plead guilty to three misdemeanor counts of injury to a child. Five of the six boys who were returned to parents left state custody over the objections of an 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> 58348209@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:59:11 MDT Idaho seizes boys from Utah polygamous sect http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58317321-78/jessop-flds-pocatello-report.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58317321-78/jessop-flds-pocatello-report.html.csp">Idaho seizes boys from Utah polygamous sect</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T16:07:29.515-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 04:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pocatello, Idaho • If the boy didn’t wake at 6 a.m., he wouldn’t be allowed to eat breakfast. When a sheriff’s detective asked what was usually served in the mornings, the boy didn’t know. He hadn’t been up that early in a while. The breakfast policy was just one of the rules the boy — apparently in his early teens — had to follow after running afoul of leaders of the polygamous Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Last month, police and child welfare agents removed th...</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> 58317321@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:07:29 MDT Excerpts from the Bannock County, Idaho, report on the FLDS boys http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspolygblog/58339690-191/font-jessop-report-normal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspolygblog/58339690-191/font-jessop-report-normal.html.csp">Excerpts from the Bannock County, Idaho, report on the FLDS boys</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T07:37:48.538-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 07:37AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bannock County, Idaho, released a 70-page police report describing the discovery of nine boys living in a residence in Pocatello. The boys, and their caretakers, Nathan C. Jessop and Tammy Jessop, are Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints members in bad standing. Nathan Jessop has pleaded not guilty to three counts of misdemeanor child abuse. Here are excerpts from the report, written by police officers. The county redacted the names of children. • “The boys have evidentl...</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> 58339690@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 07:37:48 MDT Utah police catch baseball bat vandals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58343122-78/police-ford-truck-suspects.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58343122-78/police-ford-truck-suspects.html.csp">Utah police catch baseball bat vandals</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="2014-08-27T18:58:05.291-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 06:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two joyriders were arrested Tuesday morning after they allegedly drove through Cottonwood Heights leaving a trail of destruction in their wake. A resident near 2600 East and 6500 South called police about 3 a.m. to report that people were driving through the neighborhood smashing mailboxes and parked cars with a baseball bat, said Cottonwood Heights Police Sgt. Corbett Ford. An officer drove to the area and began to follow a suspicious truck when he saw one of the occupants smash a mailbox. When...</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> 58343122@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:58:05 MDT Salt Lake City drivers now officially worse than average http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58339148-90/accident-allstate-average-drivers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58339148-90/accident-allstate-average-drivers.html.csp">Salt Lake City drivers now officially worse than average</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T20:47:40.257-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 08:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It may not be news to motorists who battle traffic every day, but Salt Lake City drivers are now officially worse than average. That’s according to the annual Allstate America’s Best Drivers Report released Tuesday. Last year, Salt Lake City drivers matched the national average of a typical driver having an accident once about every 10 years. But the new report says Salt Lakers now average an accident every 9.7 years — or 3.4 percent more frequently than average. Salt Lake City still ranks No. ...</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> 58339148@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 20:47:40 MDT Investigators: Shoddy care by VA didn’t cause Phoenix deaths http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58339400-68/veterans-care-report-phoenix.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58339400-68/veterans-care-report-phoenix.html.csp">Investigators: Shoddy care by VA didn’t cause Phoenix deaths</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="2014-08-26T20:13:02.6-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 08:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON • Government investigators found no proof that delays in care caused veterans to die at a Phoenix VA hospital, but they found widespread problems that the Veterans Affairs Department is promising to fix. Investigators uncovered large-scale improprieties in the way VA hospitals and clinics across the nation have been scheduling veterans for appointments, according to a report released Tuesday by the VA’s Office of Inspector General. The report said workers falsified waitlists while th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583394002014-08-26T20:13:02.6-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T20:13:02.6-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58339400@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 20:13:02 MDT U.N. panel: Global warming human-caused, dangerous http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58339039-68/report-climate-says-warming.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58339039-68/report-climate-says-warming.html.csp">U.N. panel: Global warming human-caused, dangerous</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SETH BORENSTEIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T16:10:50.144-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 04:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Global warming is here, human-caused and probably already dangerous — and it’s increasingly likely that the heating trend could be irreversible, a draft of a new international science report says. The United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change on Monday sent governments a final draft of its synthesis report, which combines three earlier, gigantic documents by the Nobel Prize-winning group. There is little in the report that wasn’t in the other more-detailed versions, ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583390392014-08-26T16:10:50.144-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T16:10:50.144-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58339039@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:10:50 MDT Early study warned of potential landslides at Eaglepointe http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58310103-90/2013-bedrock-clay-eaglepointe.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58310103-90/2013-bedrock-clay-eaglepointe.html.csp">Early study warned of potential landslides at Eaglepointe</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Smart </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-24T11:19:14.865-06:00">Updated Aug 24, 2014 11:19AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Although a 2003 geotechnical report warned of the potential for landslides at Eaglepointe Estates in North Salt Lake, a 2013 supplemental study made no mention of the clay bedrock flagged for attention in the first and that one geologist called “a notorious bad boy” for instability. There is no written review of the developer-commissioned June 2013 geotechnical study that pronounced as “globally stable” the lots at the crown of the massive landslide that crushed one house and damaged a tennis cl...</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> 58310103@www.sltrib.com Sun, 24 Aug 2014 11:19:14 MDT Canadian farmers to harvest less wheat in 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58325553-79/canola-million-wheat-canada.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58325553-79/canola-million-wheat-canada.html.csp">Canadian farmers to harvest less wheat in 2014</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jen Skerritt</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T11:16:02.141-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 11:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Winnipeg, Manitoba • Canadian wheat growers will probably reduce output by 26 percent this year and canola production will also fall, the government’s statistics agency said Thursday. Wheat production will drop to 27.7 million metric tons from a record 37.5 million in 2013, Statistics Canada said in a report from Ottawa. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed by Bloomberg News was 29.1 million. The canola harvest in Canada, the world’s largest grower, will fall 23 percent to 13.9 million 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> 58325553@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:16:02 MDT Ruptured pipe spills oil into Utah’s San Juan River http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58312705-78/river-oil-report-juan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58312705-78/river-oil-report-juan.html.csp">Ruptured pipe spills oil into Utah’s San Juan River</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brian Maffly</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T22:06:20.122-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 10:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A pipeline break last week near Montezuma Creek in Utah’s southeast corner leaked a small amount of oil into the San Juan River. A tumbling boulder, loosened by recent rains Thursday, ruptured a flow line serving a well in the aging Aneth oil field, operated by Denver-based Resolute Natural Resources, according to a report posted on the Utah Department of Environmental Quality’s spill database. The operator shut down the well, capable of producing 34 barrels a day, once the leak was discovere...</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> 58312705@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 22:06:20 MDT Cost to raise child: $245,340 (doesn’t include college) http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58310458-68/child-families-report-expenses.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58310458-68/child-families-report-expenses.html.csp">Cost to raise child: $245,340 (doesn’t include college)</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T18:21:46.762-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 06:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A message for new parents: get ready for sticker shock. A child born in 2013 will cost a middle-income American family an average of $245,340 until he or she reaches age 18, with families living in the Northeast taking on a greater burden, according to a report out Monday. And that doesn’t include college — or expenses if a child lives at home after age 17. Those costs that are included — food, housing, childcare and education — rose 1.8 percent over the previous year, the Agricultu...</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> 58310458@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 18:21:46 MDT Mercury News: Patent office scandal again shakes confidence http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58300662-82/office-patent-examiners-fast.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58300662-82/office-patent-examiners-fast.html.csp">Mercury News: Patent office scandal again shakes confidence</a></h4>