REPORTED - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/REPORTED News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) U.S.: Immigrant families fail to report to agents http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58456341-68/families-immigration-detention-federal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58456341-68/families-immigration-detention-federal.html.csp">U.S.: Immigrant families fail to report to agents</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="2014-09-25T18:38:02.685-06:00">Updated Sep 25, 2014 06:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Tens of thousands of young families caught crossing the border illegally earlier this year subsequently failed to meet with federal immigration agents, as they were instructed, the Homeland Security Department has acknowledged privately. An official with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement revealed that about 70 percent of immigrant families the Obama administration had released into the U.S. never showed up weeks later for follow up appointments. The ICE official made the dis...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584563412014-09-25T18:38:02.685-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-25T18:38:02.685-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58456341@www.sltrib.com Thu, 25 Sep 2014 18:38:02 MDT Ebola cases could reach 21,000 in six weeks http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58443202-68/cases-ebola-months-outbreak.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58443202-68/cases-ebola-months-outbreak.html.csp">Ebola cases could reach 21,000 in six weeks</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARIA CHENG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-22T21:07:02.519-06:00">Updated Sep 22, 2014 09:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • New estimates from the World Health Organization warn the number of Ebola cases could hit 21,000 in six weeks unless efforts to curb the outbreak are ramped up. Since the first cases were reported six months ago, the tally of cases in West Africa has reached an estimated 5,800 illnesses. WHO officials say cases are continuing to increase exponentially and Ebola could sicken people for years to come without better control measures. In recent weeks, health officials worldwide have steppe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584432022014-09-22T21:07:02.519-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-22T21:07:02.519-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58443202@www.sltrib.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 21:07:02 MDT Homelessness increases among school children http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58442302-68/homeless-living-schools-enrolled.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58442302-68/homeless-living-schools-enrolled.html.csp">Homelessness increases among school children</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KIMBERLY HEFLING </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-22T19:09:59.519-06:00">Updated Sep 22, 2014 07:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The number of homeless school children is rising in U.S. schools. Education Department statistics released Monday say 1.3 million homeless children were enrolled in U.S. schools in the 2012-2013 school year — an 8 percent increase from the previous school year. A vast majority of the homeless children were living in “doubled-up” quarters, meaning multiple families were living together not by choice. About 70,000 were identified as living in a hotel or motel. In addition, school dist...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584423022014-09-22T19:09:59.519-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-22T19:09:59.519-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58442302@www.sltrib.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 19:09:59 MDT 2-alarm fire at southeast Salt Lake City home http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58414995-78/fire-lake-salt-family.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58414995-78/fire-lake-salt-family.html.csp">2-alarm fire at southeast Salt Lake City home</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="2014-09-15T11:55:53.729-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 11:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A southeast Salt Lake family escaped unharmed from a two-alarm fire early Monday morning. Salt Lake Fire Department spokesman Brian Dale said the blaze at 1700 S. 2250 East was reported about 1:49 a.m. Monday. The family was alerted when their smoke alarms went off. The flames heavily damaged the home and threatened a neighboring residence, but firefighters were able to prevent the fire from spreading beyond some minor damage to the adjacent home’s siding and attic, Dale said. No injuries were r...</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> 58414995@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:55:53 MDT RadioShack warns of Chapter 11 bankruptcy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58401992-79/million-company-radioshack-business.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58401992-79/million-company-radioshack-business.html.csp">RadioShack warns of Chapter 11 bankruptcy</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T16:19:45.853-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 04:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • RadioShack warned Thursday that it may need to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization if it can’t rework its debt or find another way to ease a cash crunch. The struggling retailer said in a regulatory filing that it is in talks with its lenders, bondholders, shareholders and landlords to fix its balance sheet, but if it can’t, it will try to file a prepackaged bankruptcy. RadioShack, which is based in Fort Worth, Texas, has been working on turning around its business for the p...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584019922014-09-11T16:19:45.853-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-11T16:19:45.853-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58401992@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 16:19:45 MDT Hooked sea turtles heading back to the Gulf http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58381608-68/turtles-mississippi-2012-cook.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58381608-68/turtles-mississippi-2012-cook.html.csp">Hooked sea turtles heading back to the Gulf</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JANET McCONNAUGHEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-06T12:52:06.094-06:00">Updated Sep 6, 2014 12:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jackson, Miss. • Ten young sea turtles nursed back to health after swallowing anglers’ hooks are headed back into the Gulf of Mexico. The animals released Saturday are among 213 endangered Kemp’s-ridley turtles brought this year to the Institute of Marine Mammal Studies after taking bait at piers, marinas and other coastal Mississippi fishing spots. The nonprofit’s president and executive director, Moby Solangi, said more than 200 people gathered on a clear Saturday morning on the beach in Gulfp...</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> 58381608@www.sltrib.com Sat, 06 Sep 2014 12:52:06 MDT Trial set in Hawaii scuba fight over tropical fish http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58378199-79/fish-hawaii-aquarium-collecting.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58378199-79/fish-hawaii-aquarium-collecting.html.csp">Trial set in Hawaii scuba fight over tropical fish</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T11:07:02.302-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 11:07AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kailua-Kona, Hawaii • A Hawaii man who collects and sells tropical fish for a living has pleaded not guilty to a charge of terroristic threatening for allegedly pulling the air-supply regulator out of the mouth of an anti-aquarium industry activist while underwater. Jay Lovell did not speak during a brief arraignment Tuesday. His attorney asked for a jury trial, which is set for Sept. 11 on the misdemeanor charge, West Hawaii Today reported. The incident took place in May off Hawaii Island when ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583781992014-09-05T11:07:02.302-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-05T11:07:02.302-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58378199@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 11:07:02 MDT Home Depot: Probe of possible breach continues http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58374224-79/depot-security-breach-possible.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58374224-79/depot-security-breach-possible.html.csp">Home Depot: Probe of possible breach continues</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T16:38:02.139-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 04:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Home Depot’s outgoing CEO Frank Blake told investors Thursday that the nation’s largest home-improvement chain continues to investigate a potential breach at the company and reassured that customers will not be liable for any potential fraudulent charges. In his first public comments about the issue, Blake didn’t confirm that a breach actually happened but said that Home Depot found out about the possible data theft early Tuesday. He told investors during an address at the Goldman Sac...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583742242014-09-04T16:38:02.139-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-04T16:38:02.139-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58374224@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 16:38:02 MDT Trial postponed in Vegas ‘Thunder’ shooting case http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58368785-79/kadmiri-case-tomsheck-trial.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58368785-79/kadmiri-case-tomsheck-trial.html.csp">Trial postponed in Vegas ‘Thunder’ shooting case</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T17:27:08.544-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 05:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • A Nevada judge postponed retrial indefinitely and scheduled a competency hearing for a man accused of firing a gun while trying to steal costumes and props from “Thunder From Down Under” male revue cast members at a Las Vegas Strip resort. Joey Kamari, 25, also could get a new lawyer appointed Thursday, after his attorney, Joshua Tomsheck, withdrew from his case. Clark County District Judge Jerome Tao let Tomsheck off the case despite Kadmiri saying Tuesday that he wanted to represen...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583687852014-09-03T17:27:08.544-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-03T17:27:08.544-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58368785@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 17:27:08 MDT Three die in Labor Day crashes in Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58364767-78/died-troopers-utah-crashed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58364767-78/died-troopers-utah-crashed.html.csp">Three die in Labor Day crashes in Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T21:17:55.488-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 09:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Three people died on Utah’s roads during Labor Day weekend, with thousands of others stopped by state troopers. Utah Highway Patrol made 4,937 traffic stops over the three-day weekend, netting 52 drunken driving arrests and 219 seatbelt violations. Speeding was the reason for 2,839 stops, troopers reported. Three people died in two separate crashes. On Saturday, a head-on crash killed two people on U.S. Highway 89 near the Arizona border. Jay Russell, 53, was driving north about 12:55 p.m. 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> 58364767@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 21:17:55 MDT W. Jordan firefighters rush to 2-alarm office building blaze http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58342591-78/jordan-west-fire-firefighters.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58342591-78/jordan-west-fire-firefighters.html.csp">W. Jordan firefighters rush to 2-alarm office building blaze</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="2014-08-27T15:28:29.892-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 03:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Firefighters rushed to the scene of a 2-alarm blaze Wednesday morning at office building complex in West Jordan. Public safety dispatchers said the fire was first reported at 7:37 a.m. at 4628 W. Skyhawk Drive (6600 South). By 8:30 a.m., the flames were reported out. In addition to West Jordan firefighters, crews from West Valley City and Unified Fire Authority also responded. No injuries were initially reported. Damages were estimated at $250,000. A light assembly, located in a recently remodel...</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> 58342591@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:28:29 MDT U.S. Geological Survey: 6.4 earthquake in Chile http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58331157-68/6.4-chile-earthquake-geological.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58331157-68/6.4-chile-earthquake-geological.csp">U.S. Geological Survey: 6.4 earthquake in Chile</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-24T10:21:06.268-06:00">Updated Aug 24, 2014 10:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Santiago, Chile • A 6.4-magnitude earthquake rocked the region around Valparaiso, Chile on Saturday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. There were no immediate reports of injuries or serious damage from the strong quake that occurred at 22:32 GMT (7:32 p.m. EDT), but electricity and telephone service was interrupted in some areas. Three aftershocks were registered in the area shortly thereafter. The seismological service initially reported the initial quake’s magnitude as 6.6, but later downgr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583311572014-08-24T10:21:06.268-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-24T10:21:06.268-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58331157@www.sltrib.com Sun, 24 Aug 2014 10:21:06 MDT McDonald’s appoints new U.S. president — again http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58325226-79/mcdonald-president-andres-company.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58325226-79/mcdonald-president-andres-company.html.csp">McDonald’s appoints new U.S. president — again</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CANDICE CHOI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T09:12:02.034-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 09:12AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • McDonald’s named a new president for its struggling U.S. division on Friday, marking the second change in the high-profile spot in less than two years. The world’s biggest hamburger chain says it’s bringing back a longtime McDonald’s executive, Mike Andres, to fill the role effective Oct. 15. Andres replaces Jeff Stratton, who is retiring. Stratton, 58, took over in late 2012 and replaced Jan Fields. That shakeup was made shortly after McDonald’s Corp. reported its first monthly sales...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583252262014-08-22T09:12:02.034-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-22T09:12:02.034-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58325226@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:12:02 MDT Rains quell fire threat, but give little to Utah’s water storage http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58318918-78/utah-rain-state-wednesday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58318918-78/utah-rain-state-wednesday.html.csp">Rains quell fire threat, but give little to Utah’s water storage</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By brett prettyman </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T22:09:59.245-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 10:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Wet monsoon storms that started in July and are continuing this week have staved off Utah’s wildfire threat, but they have caused serious flash flooding and done little to help the state’s water supply. That’s the word from state officials monitoring the impact of the seasonal storms in very different ways. “Rain in the summer is a nice thing. It keeps people from using water stored in the reservoirs by shutting off their sprinklers when they can, but overall it has a very minimal impact on our ...</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> 58318918@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 22:09:59 MDT Hooking up to getting hitched: Yes, it can happen http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58313189-80/marital-quality-hookup-wedding.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58313189-80/marital-quality-hookup-wedding.html.csp">Hooking up to getting hitched: Yes, it can happen</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SHARON JAYSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Religion News Service</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T11:40:01.49-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 11:40AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Purposely ambiguous and definitely provocative, the term “hookup” has gotten plenty of attention from researchers analyzing this sexual behavior that can range from kissing to sexual intercourse. A study out Tuesday answers one of those lingering questions: Can a hookup lead to the altar? For almost a third (32 percent) of those in a nationally representative sample, their relationship with their eventual spouse began as a hookup — however the respondents defined it for themselves. “We found tha...</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> 58313189@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:40:01 MDT Nigeria rushes to get isolation tents for Ebola as death toll rises http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58267066-68/ebola-health-nigeria-sawyer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58267066-68/ebola-health-nigeria-sawyer.html.csp">Nigeria rushes to get isolation tents for Ebola as death toll rises</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARAM MAZAN and KRISTA LARSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-06T17:31:38.63-06:00">Updated Aug 6, 2014 05:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Abuja, Nigeria • Nigerian authorities rushed to obtain isolation tents Wednesday in anticipation of more Ebola infections as they disclosed five more cases of the virus and a death in Africa’s most populous nation, where officials were racing to keep the gruesome disease confined to a small group of patients. The five new Nigerian cases were all in Lagos, a megacity of 21 million people in a country already beset with poor health care infrastructure and widespread corruption, and all five were r...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582670662014-08-06T17:31:38.63-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-06T17:31:38.63-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58267066@www.sltrib.com Wed, 06 Aug 2014 17:31:38 MDT