STATION - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/STATION News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) In Holladay, a purchase of Cotton Bottom Inn is brewing http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57807230-90/acre-bottom-business-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57807230-90/acre-bottom-business-com.html.csp">In Holladay, a purchase of Cotton Bottom Inn is brewing</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-12T21:32:02.683-06:00">Updated Apr 12, 2014 09:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Driving along the shaded roadway that is 6200 South, Holladay City Councilman Jim Palmer saw that a “For Sale” sign had been set up only recently in front of the Cotton Bottom Inn, a Holladay institution. “I was surprised,” Palmer said. “I knew we ought to get it under contract.” Holladay did. The city moved quickly and has entered into a contract to buy the Cotton Bottom, where beer and garlic burgers have been mainstays since 1966, and two adjacent parcels for $875,000. Before the sale is fina...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57807230@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Apr 2014 21:32:02 MDT Space station computer outage demands spacewalk http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57812127-68/station-space-computer-nasa.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57812127-68/station-space-computer-nasa.html.csp">Space station computer outage demands spacewalk</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARCIA DUNN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Aerospace Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-12T19:30:02.475-06:00">Updated Apr 12, 2014 07:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cape Canaveral, Fla. • NASA has ordered spacewalking repairs for a serious computer outage at the International Space Station. A backup computer for some robotic systems failed Friday. The main computer is fine and the six-man crew is safe, but the malfunction puts next week’s supply run in jeopardy. Mission managers agreed Saturday that a spacewalk is needed to replace the bad computer. But officials want one more day before deciding whether the situation is safe enough in orbit to proceed with...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578121272014-04-12T19:30:02.475-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-12T19:30:02.475-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57812127@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Apr 2014 19:30:02 MDT NASA cuts ties with Russia except on space station http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57766259-68/space-russia-station-nasa.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57766259-68/space-russia-station-nasa.html.csp">NASA cuts ties with Russia except on space station</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-02T19:05:50.105-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 07:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • NASA is suspending its work with Russia except for the International Space Station. The move comes a week after the space agency said U.S.-Russian space relations were fine despite Russia’s annexation of the Crimean Peninsula from Ukraine. NASA employees are barred from traveling to Russia until further notice. Workers also can’t email or hold teleconferences with their Russian counterparts. The space station is unaffected. A Russian rocket recently delivered three astronauts, incl...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577662592014-04-02T19:05:50.105-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-02T19:05:50.105-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57766259@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 19:05:50 MDT Suspicious package causes FrontRunner station in Murray to close http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57759305-78/frontrunner-police-bag-murray.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57759305-78/frontrunner-police-bag-murray.html.csp">Suspicious package causes FrontRunner station in Murray to close</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="2014-04-01T14:00:14.423-06:00">Updated Apr 1, 2014 02:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Murray police shut down and cordoned off the Murray Central Station’s FrontRunner access just after noon Tuesday to check out a suspicion bag. Utah Transit Authority spokesman said the bag was found unattended at the station, at 140 W. Vine Street, and police were notified. As a precaution, they ordered the area closed down about 12:15 p.m. By 12:40 p.m., police had cleared the scene after determining the bag contained nothing harmful, and FrontRunner traffic resumed. UTA instituted a “bus bridg...</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> 57759305@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Apr 2014 14:00:14 MDT Russian craft docks with space station after delay http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57741031-68/space-station-nasa-soyuz.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57741031-68/space-station-nasa-soyuz.html.csp">Russian craft docks with space station after delay</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALICIA CHANG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Science Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T19:14:01.67-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 07:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Arriving fashionably late, a Russian spacecraft carrying three astronauts docked with the International Space Station Thursday evening 250 miles over Brazil. The crew aboard the orbiting outpost congratulated the latest members — Russians Alexander Skvortsov and Oleg Artemyev and NASA’s Steve Swanson. “A flawless approach, a flawless docking,” said mission control commentator Rob Navias. The trio blasted off from Kazakhstan on Wednesday local time aboard a Soyuz rocket for what was...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577410312014-03-27T19:14:01.67-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-27T19:14:01.67-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57741031@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 19:14:01 MDT Family identifies victim of Naval base shooting as military policeman http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57733003-68/navy-base-civilian-military.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57733003-68/navy-base-civilian-military.html.csp">Family identifies victim of Naval base shooting as military policeman</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BROCK VERGAKIS and DAVID DISHNEAU</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-26T08:09:02.599-06:00">Updated Mar 26, 2014 08:09AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Norfolk, Va. • Navy officials are searching for answers about what might have motivated a civilian to approach a docked destroyer, struggle with security personnel, disarm a sailor, then shoot and kill a military policeman coming to help. The civilian was shot and killed by Navy security forces shortly after the encounter late Monday night aboard the USS Mahan at Naval Station Norfolk, the world’s largest naval base. The unidentified civilian was authorized to be on base, but it wasn’t immediate...</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> 57733003@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Mar 2014 08:09:02 MDT Sailor, civilian suspect shot and killed at Virginia base http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57727553-68/base-navy-civilian-norfolk.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57727553-68/base-navy-civilian-norfolk.html.csp">Sailor, civilian suspect shot and killed at Virginia base</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BROCK VERGAKIS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-25T12:28:50.214-06:00">Updated Mar 25, 2014 12:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Norfolk, Va. • A civilian boarded a Navy destroyer at the world’s largest naval base late at night, took a weapon from a sailor who was standing watch and used it to shoot and kill another sailor who was trying to help his embattled colleague, Navy officials said Tuesday. Navy security forces then killed the suspect, who was authorized to be on Naval Station Norfolk and did not bring his own weapon on base, according to Capt. Robert Clark, the base’s commanding officer. The identities of the civ...</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> 57727553@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Mar 2014 12:28:50 MDT Union: Train operator dozed off http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57725049-68/train-chicago-hare-monday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57725049-68/train-chicago-hare-monday.html.csp">Union: Train operator dozed off</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-24T18:12:24.98-06:00">Updated Mar 24, 2014 06:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">CHICAGO • The president of a Chicago transit union said Monday there are indications that the operator dozed off before the train jumped the tracks and scaled an escalator at one of nation’s busiest airports, injuring 32 people. The operator told Amalgamated Transit Union Local 308 President Robert Kelly that she had worked a lot of overtime recently and was “extremely tired” at the time of the derailment, he said at a news conference. The derailment happened just before 3 a.m. Monday at the en...</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> 57725049@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Mar 2014 18:12:24 MDT Police arrest man in Taylorsville gas station robbery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57716852-78/robbery-suspect-station-arrest.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57716852-78/robbery-suspect-station-arrest.html.csp">Police arrest man in Taylorsville gas station robbery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WHARTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-24T08:32:02.353-06:00">Updated Mar 24, 2014 08:32AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Unified Police Department has made an arrest in the Thursday morning robbery of a Shell gas station at 4111 S. Redwood Road in Taylorsville. A post on the UPD Facebook page said a 34-year-old Murray man was arrested without incident at 3460 S. Pioneer Parkway in West Valley City. Officers responded to the robbery Thursday at 1:08 a.m. The suspect entered the gas station, demanded money from the clerk and held his hand in his pocket as if he had a gun, though no weapon was actually displayed ...</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> 57716852@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Mar 2014 08:32:02 MDT Train derails, climbs escalator at Chicago airport http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57722796-68/train-chicago-blue-escalator.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57722796-68/train-chicago-blue-escalator.html.csp">Train derails, climbs escalator at Chicago airport</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PRIYA SRIDHAR</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-24T13:49:12.866-06:00">Updated Mar 24, 2014 01:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Chicago • An eight-car Chicago public-transit train jumped the tracks, skidded across a platform and scaled an escalator that leads to one of the nation’s busiest airports early Monday, injuring 32 people. Investigators had not drawn any conclusions into the cause of the derailment at the end of the Blue Line at O’Hare International Airport, but were looking into whether faulty brakes, signals or human error were factors, National Transportation Safety Board investigator Tim DePaepe said Monday....</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577227962014-03-24T13:49:12.866-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-24T13:49:12.866-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57722796@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Mar 2014 13:49:12 MDT Two killed when news chopper crashes near Seattle’s Space Needle http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57697580-68/helicopter-crash-komo-news.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57697580-68/helicopter-crash-komo-news.html.csp">Two killed when news chopper crashes near Seattle’s Space Needle</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MANUEL VALDES and PHUONG LE </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-18T13:28:17.533-06:00">Updated Mar 18, 2014 01:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seattle • A news helicopter crashed into the street and exploded into flames Tuesday near Seattle’s Space Needle, killing two people on board, badly injuring a man in a car and sending plumes of black smoke over the city during the morning commute. The chopper was taking off from a helipad at the KOMO-TV station when it went down on Broad Street downtown and hit three vehicles, starting them on fire and spewing burning fuel down the street. Kristopher Reynolds, a contractor working nearby, saw t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576975802014-03-18T13:28:17.533-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-18T13:28:17.533-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57697580@www.sltrib.com Tue, 18 Mar 2014 13:28:17 MDT Bill passes for UTA to pursue land development http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57679868-90/bill-build-development-diehl.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57679868-90/bill-build-development-diehl.html.csp">Bill passes for UTA to pursue land development</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="2014-03-13T23:58:58.944-06:00">Updated Mar 13, 2014 11:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Legislators approved allowing the Utah Transit Authority, which operates trains and buses, also to become more involved in real estate development — which has led to controversy in the past. The House voted 66-2 to pass SB51, and the Senate concurred with amendments on a 26-0 vote. It now goes to Gov. Gary Herbert. The bill will allow UTA to become involved in three more “transit-oriented developments,” designed to build housing, retail stores and offices near transit stations to improve riders...</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> 57679868@www.sltrib.com Thu, 13 Mar 2014 23:58:58 MDT Buffett’s company buying Miami-based TV station http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57670066-79/berkshire-graham-buffett-company.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57670066-79/berkshire-graham-buffett-company.html.csp">Buffett’s company buying Miami-based TV station</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Eds: APNewsNow.</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-12T09:38:37.749-06:00">Updated Mar 12, 2014 09:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Warren Buffett’s company says it has agreed to acquire a Miami-based TV station from Graham Holdings Co. in exchange for most of its shares in the company that once owned The Washington Post The deal will nearly eliminate Berkshire’s investment with the Graham family, which dates back to 1973 when Buffett invested $10.6 million in the Washington Post Co. after the newspaper’s stock took a beating following the publication of its famed Watergate stories. “While this transaction will ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576700662014-03-12T09:38:37.749-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-12T09:38:37.749-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57670066@www.sltrib.com Wed, 12 Mar 2014 09:38:37 MDT Pilot killed in fighter jet crash in Nevada is identified http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57654755-68/amp-station-maps-marine.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57654755-68/amp-station-maps-marine.html.csp">Pilot killed in fighter jet crash in Nevada is identified</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-08T22:55:02.295-06:00">Updated Mar 8, 2014 10:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • The military pilot killed in a fighter jet crash during a training exercise in Nevada has been identified as Marine Capt. Reid Nannen. The Los Angeles Times reports that Marine Aircraft Group 12 released the 32-year-old pilot’s name on Saturday. Nannen died when the F/A-18C went down March 1 on a Navy range training complex east of Naval Air Station Fallon. The Marine jet was on loan to the naval station. The Hopedale, Ill., native was a student at the TopGun school there. Nannen’...</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> 57654755@www.sltrib.com Sat, 08 Mar 2014 22:55:02 MDT 2 teens who escaped juvenile work camp in custody; 2 missing http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57636011-78/camp-escaped-teens-wednesday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57636011-78/camp-escaped-teens-wednesday.html.csp">2 teens who escaped juvenile work camp in custody; 2 missing</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-05T21:47:34.632-06:00">Updated Mar 5, 2014 09:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two of four males who escaped from a juvenile work camp in Draper were in custody Wednesday night. Eighteen-year-old Jesse Hopkins and a 17-year-old were found at a Maverik gas station in Orem on Wednesday, less than a day after they escaped the court-ordered work camp. Two other boys, 15 and 16, were still missing Wednesday; they were believed to be in or near Salt Lake City, said Orem police Lt. Craig Martinez. The four teens may have been picked up by someone driving a stolen vehicle, autho...</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> 57636011@www.sltrib.com Wed, 05 Mar 2014 21:47:34 MDT