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Astronauts board space station for 1-year mission

Two Russians and an American floated into the International Space Station on Saturday, beginning what is to be a year away from Earth for two of them. Read more »

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Employee error ruins 41 acres of Salt Lake cemetery turf

Nearly half of the Salt Lake City Cemetery was damaged when a city employee accidentally sprayed much of the landscape with the wrong kind of herbicide, a city official said Friday. Read more »

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Internet outages reveal gaps in US broadband infrastructure

When vandals sliced a fiber-optic cable in the Arizona desert last month, they did more than time-warp thousands of people back to an era before computers, credit cards or even phones. They exposed... Read more »

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Things to know about Internet vulnerabilities in the US

Internet outages can disrupt emergency services, business transactions and basic communication. Here are few things to know about the nation's Internet infrastructure and its vulnerabilities. Read more »

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Consumer sentiment slips in March on bad weather

Bad weather and rising gasoline prices pushed U.S. consumer sentiment a bit lower in March. Read more »

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US economic growth rate unrevised at 2.2 percent in Q4

U.S. economic growth slowed in the fourth quarter, and economists are looking for an even weaker showing in the first quarter as severe winter weather takes its toll. But the retreat is expected to... Read more »

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Oil council: Shale won't last, Arctic drilling needed now

The U.S. should immediately begin a push to exploit its enormous trove of oil in the Arctic waters off of Alaska, or risk a renewed reliance on imported oil in the future, an Energy Department... Read more »

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What 'The Office' teaches us about job satisfaction

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Experts on workplace issues said the series captured valuable truths about building a healthy office environment. Read more »

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UDOT campaigning to reduce work zone crashes

Since 2006, over 25,000 traffic crashes have occurred in Utah work zones, resulting in over 11,000 injuries and 103 fatalities. According to UDOT, more than 32,000 people are injured each year as a... Read more »

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Syracuse man develops router to keep Internet use under control

A Utah man who felt like his young children were spending too much time on the Internet at home tapped into his entrepreneurial spirit and created a device to help families keep things under control. Read more »

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Twitter uses venture capital to compete with Google's Android mobile operating system

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Twitter is now involved in venture capital, but there is no word quite what it is trying to accomplish. Read more »

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FDA to scrutinize unproven alternative remedies

Federal officials plan to review the safety and evidence behind alternative remedies like Zicam and Cold-Eeze, products that are protected by federal law, but not accepted by mainstream medicine. Read more »

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Toyota: Both hands back on the wheel after recall spinout

After extended introspection at the world's biggest automaker, Toyota says it has put its massive recalls behind it and is preparing to re-engage its growth engine once again. Read more »

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Fewer Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week

Fewer people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, evidence that strong hiring should continue despite signs of slower economic growth at the start of 2015. Read more »

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UTA board approves new pay plan for executives, managers

In an effort to rebuild trust that has been lost in recent years due in part to criticism surrounding executive pay, the Utah Transit Authority board of trustees Wednesday approved a plan to... Read more »

March 25, 2015

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Review: Sony streaming service modernizes TV, not your bill

Sony's new PlayStation Vue television service probably won't save you money over cable. Read more »

March 25, 2015

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Facebook's Messenger app adding more ways to connect

Facebook is trying to mold its Messenger app into a more versatile communications hub as smartphones create new ways for people to connect with friends and businesses beyond the walls of the... Read more »

March 25, 2015

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Comcast says $45B Time Warner Cable deal to take longer

Comcast says it $45 billion purchase of Time Warner Cable to take longer than expected because of a long-running regulatory review. Read more »

March 25, 2015

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US durable goods orders stumbled in February

Orders to U.S. factories for long-lasting manufactured goods fell in February, the latest installment of disappointing data this quarter that suggests the economy has hit a soft patch. Read more »

March 25, 2015

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Auto workers president rejects lower-tier of wages

The leader of the United Auto Workers union has rejected a third tier of lower wages for members who make auto parts. Read more »

March 25, 2015

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HJ Heinz buying Kraft and building a $28 billion food giant

H.J. Heinz Co. is buying Kraft Foods, creating one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world with annual revenue of about $28 billion. Read more »

March 25, 2015

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AP Investigation: Slavery taints global supply of seafood

The Burmese slaves sat on the floor and stared through the rusty bars of their locked cage, hidden on a tiny tropical island thousands of miles from home. Read more »

March 24, 2015

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Embracing change: Utah County leaders examine real estate development

Five Utah County mayors voiced their optimism and concerns looking into the future of some of the fastest growing communities in the state during a Utah County Commercial Real Estate Symposium on... Read more »

March 24, 2015

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Salt Lake City to become next Google Fiber city

Salt Lake City is set to join Provo and six other U.S. cities to offer super high-speed Internet service through Google Fiber. Read more »

March 24, 2015

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New college program targets student entrepreneurs

A worldwide search is underway for 400 students to participate in a new and unique college program at the University of Utah. Read more »

March 24, 2015

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