TRAINING - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/TRAINING News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Editorial: Dealing with animals an apparent gap in police training http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58123669-82/police-dog-officer-sltrib.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58123669-82/police-dog-officer-sltrib.html.csp">Editorial: Dealing with animals an apparent gap in police training</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-30T09:35:14.937-06:00">Updated Jun 30, 2014 09:35AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">American police departments these days are professional, trained, lawyered-up and steeped in protocol and procedure. Among the leaders in that trend has been the Salt Lake City Police Department, justly praised for, among other things, its peaceful handling of such potentially explosive events as the Occupy Salt Lake protest. Thus it seems more than just sad that a local police officer apparently felt the need to shoot and kill a dog that was doing nothing more offensive than sitting in its own...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58123669@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Jun 2014 09:35:14 MDT Idaho changing key business incentive fund http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58110262-79/idaho-state-fund-companies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58110262-79/idaho-state-fund-companies.html.csp">Idaho changing key business incentive fund</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KIMBERLEE KRUESI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-24T17:48:02.231-06:00">Updated Jun 24, 2014 05:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boise • Idaho officials announced Tuesday they will change how they award a top incentive to attract businesses, a program some criticize as lacking safeguards to recoup state money when companies close. A series of reforms to the workforce development training fund will change how much a company can be reimbursed for training employees, among other things, Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter and Idaho Department of Labor Director Ken Edmunds said. Businesses still won’t be penalized if they have to close o...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581102622014-06-24T17:48:02.231-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-24T17:48:02.231-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58110262@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Jun 2014 17:48:02 MDT Ronaldo cuts short training session for Portugal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58060995-77/ronaldo-session-knee-portugal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58060995-77/ronaldo-session-knee-portugal.html.csp">Ronaldo cuts short training session for Portugal</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-12T23:24:37.242-06:00">Updated Jun 12, 2014 11:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Campinas, Brazil • Cristiano Ronaldo cut short a training session with Portugal on Thursday, leaving the field with an ice pack over his left knee — indicating that his tendinitis may still be bothering the star forward. Ronaldo trained with the rest of the team for about 15-20 minutes doing physical exercises but then did not take part in the rest of the session with full ball drills. Instead, he stretched on his own and signed a few shirts for fans before going to sit on the bench. When he lef...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580609952014-06-12T23:24:37.242-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-12T23:24:37.242-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58060995@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Jun 2014 23:24:37 MDT Insurgents attack Pakistani airport again amid military raids http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58050457-68/airport-attack-pakistani-security.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58050457-68/airport-attack-pakistani-security.html.csp">Insurgents attack Pakistani airport again amid military raids</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SALMAN MASOOD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> New York Times News Service</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-10T08:59:01.564-06:00">Updated Jun 10, 2014 08:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Islamabad • Insurgents attacked an airport training facility in Karachi on Tuesday, two days after the Taliban carried out a daring raid on Karachi’s international airport. The latest attack came as the Pakistani military carried out airstrikes on nine militant hide-outs in a remote valley in the northwestern Khyber tribal region. Initial reports suggested that the two attackers, riding motorbikes, tried to enter the training facility from a nearby slum but faced stiff resistance from the guards...</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> 58050457@www.sltrib.com Tue, 10 Jun 2014 08:59:01 MDT Oil train classroom-on-rails trains responders http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58033302-79/oil-safety-crude-cars.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58033302-79/oil-safety-crude-cars.html.csp">Oil train classroom-on-rails trains responders</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARY ESCH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-05T14:57:02.682-06:00">Updated Jun 5, 2014 02:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Albany, N.Y. • A rolling classroom on rails, complete with four tanker cars and a flatbed rigged with a variety of valves and fittings, made a whistle stop Thursday at the Port of Albany as part of a multi-state tour providing enhanced safety training to first responders in light of increased shipments of North Dakota crude oil. The railroad is conducting a three-day training program at Albany’s Hudson River port before taking its Safety Train to other cities along a route through Pennsylvania, ...</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> 58033302@www.sltrib.com Thu, 05 Jun 2014 14:57:02 MDT Soccer: Clint Dempsey ready to go as U.S. breaks Stanford camp http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58004517-77/klinsmann-dempsey-stanford-cup.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58004517-77/klinsmann-dempsey-stanford-cup.html.csp">Soccer: Clint Dempsey ready to go as U.S. breaks Stanford camp</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-29T23:14:02.126-06:00">Updated May 29, 2014 11:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Stanford, Calif. • U.S. captain Clint Dempsey’s sore left groin has improved, and coach Jurgen Klinsmann plans to start him in the Americans’ second World Cup warm-up this weekend against Turkey. The 23 players geared up for their final workout at Stanford on Thursday, a quick session in the pool, before leaving the Bay Area to fly east. Klinsmann said Dempsey was still slightly limited in his movements by design during Wednesday’s training, avoiding any sideways cuts or runs to avoid re-aggrava...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580045172014-05-29T23:14:02.126-06:00" id="#license-2014-05-29T23:14:02.126-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58004517@www.sltrib.com Thu, 29 May 2014 23:14:02 MDT Obama says he’ll seek help for moderate Syrian rebels http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57999672-68/syrian-jordan-assad-military.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57999672-68/syrian-jordan-assad-military.html.csp">Obama says he’ll seek help for moderate Syrian rebels</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MATTHEW LEE</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and LOLITA C. BALDOR</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-28T21:19:32.876-06:00">Updated May 28, 2014 09:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • President Barack Obama said Wednesday the U.S. will increase assistance to the Syrian opposition, opening the way for the likely training and possibly equipping of moderate rebels fighting to oust leader Bashar Assad. In a speech at the U.S. Military Academy, Obama framed the situation in Syria as a counterterrorism challenge and said it would be centerpiece of a new focus on battling violent extremism even as Assad’s removal is a priority. “In helping those who fight for the right...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-579996722014-05-28T21:19:32.876-06:00" id="#license-2014-05-28T21:19:32.876-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57999672@www.sltrib.com Wed, 28 May 2014 21:19:32 MDT Salt Lake County focus is on nondiscrimination http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57998587-90/arias-council-county-diversity.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57998587-90/arias-council-county-diversity.html.csp">Salt Lake County focus is on nondiscrimination</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="2014-05-29T09:50:49.247-06:00">Updated May 29, 2014 09:50AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">When Jacqueline Gomez-Arias came to Utah from Colombia 25 years ago, she felt alone and helpless. “I wasted a lot of time integrating and proving myself, showing what I can contribute to society,” said Gomez-Arias, who persevered and now has spent several years as an advocate with nonprofits that help the mentally ill. She also serves on Salt Lake County’s Council on Diversity Affairs. “Here I am, 25 years later, doing something about it,” she added as Mayor Ben McAdams unveiled a council-inspir...</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> 57998587@www.sltrib.com Thu, 29 May 2014 09:50:49 MDT Islamic cleric convicted in NYC terrorism trial http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57963896-68/mustafa-jurors-sept-convicted.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57963896-68/mustafa-jurors-sept-convicted.html.csp">Islamic cleric convicted in NYC terrorism trial</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LARRY NEUMEISTER </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and TOM HAYS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-19T19:49:40.243-06:00">Updated May 19, 2014 07:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • An Egyptian Islamic cleric whose fiery sermons before and after Sept. 11 attracted extremists to his London mosque was convicted Monday by jurors who followed a trail of evidence linking him to a kidnapping in Yemen that killed four hostages and efforts to create an al-Qaida training camp in America. The 56-year-old cleric, Mustafa Kamel Mustafa, was found guilty in federal court in Manhattan just weeks after al-Qaida’s spokesman after the Sept. 11 attacks was convicted. Attorney Gen...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-579638962014-05-19T19:49:40.243-06:00" id="#license-2014-05-19T19:49:40.243-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57963896@www.sltrib.com Mon, 19 May 2014 19:49:40 MDT World Cup: Which Altidore will show up in Brazil? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57952217-77/altidore-team-sunderland-cup.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57952217-77/altidore-team-sunderland-cup.html.csp">World Cup: Which Altidore will show up in Brazil?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Carl Steward</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bay Area Newsgroup</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-16T23:38:23.875-06:00">Updated May 16, 2014 11:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Stanford, Calif. • One of the major keys to U.S. hopes in the World Cup will be which version of Jozy Altidore shows up in Brazil next month. At the moment, no one is sure. Will it be the electric 24-year-old striker who scored in a record five straight national team matches last year and drilled eight goals overall in 14 appearances, playing a starring role in the team’s qualification? Or will it be the Altidore who languished through a nightmare season with Sunderland in the Barclays...</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> 57952217@www.sltrib.com Fri, 16 May 2014 23:38:23 MDT U.S. men’s soccer team to begin World Cup training http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57945318-77/klinsmann-team-cup-defender.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57945318-77/klinsmann-team-cup-defender.html.csp">U.S. men’s soccer team to begin World Cup training</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-14T23:21:35.891-06:00">Updated May 14, 2014 11:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Stanford, Calif. • Jurgen Klinsmann cut right to it: The U.S. has some serious catching up to do a month before its World Cup opener. Klinsmann was eager to get started on a scorching Wednesday afternoon at Stanford Stadium as the Americans began a two-week training camp leading up to a May 27 exhibition with Azerbaijan at San Francisco’s Candlestick Park. While all 30 Americans have yet to arrive in the Bay Area, Klinsmann will have the tough task of cutting his roster to 23 by June 2. Real S...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-579453182014-05-14T23:21:35.891-06:00" id="#license-2014-05-14T23:21:35.891-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57945318@www.sltrib.com Wed, 14 May 2014 23:21:35 MDT