REVIEW - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/REVIEW News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Congress considers review of police military gear http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58393321-68/police-congress-equipment-military.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58393321-68/police-congress-equipment-military.html.csp">Congress considers review of police military gear</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="2014-09-09T15:49:53.734-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 03:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Congress says it’s considering doing more to monitor and hold accountable police departments across the United States that obtain sophisticated military equipment from the federal government. Senior officials from the Homeland Security, Justice and Defense departments testified Tuesday at a Senate oversight hearing. It was prompted by weeks of violent conflicts between police in Ferguson, Missouri, and protesters upset about the fatal police shooting of an unarmed 18-year-old. The c...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583933212014-09-09T15:49:53.734-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-09T15:49:53.734-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58393321@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 15:49:53 MDT Movie review: ‘As Above’ so-so http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58343010-223/config-data-credibility-dowdle.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58343010-223/config-data-credibility-dowdle.html.csp">Movie review: ‘As Above’ so-so</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JORDAN MINTZER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Hollywood Reporter</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T17:00:03.427-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 05:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">“Abandon all hope, ye who enter here” is the inscription uncovered by a gang of 20-something treasure hunters in the catacomb-hopping horror flick “As Above, So Below.” But the warning could easily apply to viewers checking out this rather hopeless mashup of “The Descent” and “(Rec),” not to mention a dozen other found-footage movies that have clogged the screens over the past five years. Hardly credible, even for a film claiming that the gates of hell lie a few hundred feet below Paris (if anyw...</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> 58343010@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:00:03 MDT Police use of military gear to be reviewed http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58329903-68/police-equipment-ferguson-whether.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58329903-68/police-equipment-ferguson-whether.html.csp">Police use of military gear to be reviewed</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">David Nakamura </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Niraj Chokshi</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T21:36:54.581-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 09:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • President Barack Obama has ordered a review of federal programs that supplied nearly half a billion dollars in military equipment to municipal police departments last year, amid criticism of the heavily armed response by local law enforcement agencies to protests in Ferguson, Missouri. The review probably will include the Defense Department’s Excess Property program, which is designed to give away tents, generators, pickup trucks and all-terrain vehicles, as well as military aircra...</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> 58329903@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 21:36:54 MDT Air Force coaches told to help curb assaults http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58297000-77/force-sexual-academy-assaults.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58297000-77/force-sexual-academy-assaults.html.csp">Air Force coaches told to help curb assaults</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAN ELLIOTT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T22:49:13.639-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 10:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Air Force Academy, Colo. • The superintendent of the U.S. Air Force Academy said Wednesday that she has told athletic coaches to take a bigger role in preventing sexual assaults, pulling them into the yearslong campaign at the school to stem abuse. Lt. Gen. Michelle Johnson, who took charge of the school a year ago, said coaches had not been fully involved in what she called the broader conversation about school standards. Johnson said she has spoken with them twice about her expectations and to...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582970002014-08-14T22:49:13.639-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T22:49:13.639-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58297000@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 22:49:13 MDT BYU keeps No. 1 ‘stone-cold sober’ title in Princeton Review; Syracuse is top party school http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58259349-78/university-college-princeton-review.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58259349-78/university-college-princeton-review.html.csp">BYU keeps No. 1 ‘stone-cold sober’ title in Princeton Review; Syracuse is top party school</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CAROLYN THOMPSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-04T11:49:56.329-06:00">Updated Aug 4, 2014 11:49AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Syracuse University has claimed the title of nation’s top party school and Brigham Young University repeats for the 17th straight year as the top “stone-cold sober” school. The rankings were revealed Monday by The Princeton Review based on a nationwide survey of 130,000 students. Syracuse’s student newspaper ranked second best among the 379 colleges surveyed, and its sports scene, rated third best, likely helped the party mood. University officials had no immediate comment on the private univers...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582593492014-08-04T11:49:56.329-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-04T11:49:56.329-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58259349@www.sltrib.com Mon, 04 Aug 2014 11:49:56 MDT Bloomberg View: Time to rein in the CIA http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58251226-82/cia-agency-report-committee.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58251226-82/cia-agency-report-committee.html.csp">Bloomberg View: Time to rein in the CIA</a></h4>