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Markets reel as world absorbs shock of UK vote for Brexit

Britain has jumped. Now it is wildly searching for the parachute. Read more »

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Utah jobless rate rises for second month in a row

Utah's unemployment rate has climbed for the second month in a row. Read more »

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Uber begins offering ride-hailing service in St. George

Residents and visitors to St. George can now hail a ride around town with Uber. Read more »

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Trucking magnate donates $5M to WSU

The drive to create a nationally recognized supply chain management program at Weber State University received a significant boost from the owner of Swift, a multibillion-dollar transportation... Read more »

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Director calls DEA raid of his treatment center 'an abuse of power'

The Utah Department of Human Services has issued an order to the Sherwood Hills Recovery Resort to cease operations in 10 days. Read more »

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How the UK could remain in the EU even if it votes to leave

If Britain votes to leave the EU on Thursday, it'll be final. Irreversible. Irrevocable. No appeals. No second chances. Read more »

June 22, 2016

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Yellen faces GOP criticism over weak economic growth

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen came under fire Wednesday from House Republicans who charged that the central bank's policies to promote low interest rates have not boosted economic growth and... Read more »

June 22, 2016

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How the Brexit could affect U.S. businesses and consumers

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The primary effect on the U.S. would be economical in the Brexit fallout. Read more »

June 22, 2016

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Dave Ramsey says: You might not need life insurance if you're 'self-insured'

If you have enough money through your pensions, investments and savings, you may be what is known as “self-insured.” Read more »

June 21, 2016

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Michelle Singletary: Should you replace your car?

When people try to justify spending money that they don't have on something that they don't really need, they need to think about their financial priorities and what they hope to accomplish. Read more »

June 21, 2016

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New FAA rules on drone use could help local businesses

New federal regulations regarding the use of unmanned aircraft will likely have an effect on some area businesses. The new rules are designed to provide a framework for the use of unmanned... Read more »

June 21, 2016

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Groups write U.S. Attorney General asking for investigation of coal shipping terminal deal

Environmental groups and other organizations sent a letter Monday asking U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch and other high-ranking federal officials to investigate a $53 million investment in a... Read more »

June 20, 2016

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SUV that rolled, killed 'Star Trek' actor is under recall

The SUV that rolled down a driveway and killed "Star Trek" actor Anton Yelchin was being recalled because the gear shifters have confused drivers, causing the vehicles to roll away unexpectedly,... Read more »

June 20, 2016

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Governor touts education as key to state tech future

Gov. Herbert says in order to continue establishing Utah as one of the foremost leaders in technology development for years into the future, the state will have to make a sustained, concerted... Read more »

June 20, 2016

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Work for Uncle Sam? Careful about wading into the 2016 race

Midway through Tomas Strouhal's daily mail route, a higher-up from the U.S. Postal Service pulled up behind him with some bad news: That Donald Trump bumper sticker on his personal car parked back... Read more »

June 20, 2016

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Decade after housing peaked: Owners richer, renters hurting

It's a troublesome story playing out across America in the 10 years since the housing bubble peaked and then burst in a ruinous crash: As real estate has climbed back, homeowners are thriving while... Read more »

June 20, 2016

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World stocks leap as fears ease over British vote on EU

World stock markets jumped and the pound rallied Monday as polls suggested British voters will choose to remain in the European Union in a referendum this week, easing investor worries about a... Read more »

June 20, 2016

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10 years after housing bubble, damage lingers for minorities

When the U.S. housing bubble peaked a decade ago, soon to burst with far-reaching consequences, the pain was particularly severe for black and Hispanic Americans. Read more »

June 20, 2016

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Leaving rates alone, Fed sees ultra-slow pace of hikes ahead

The Federal Reserve signaled Wednesday that it foresees an exceedingly slow pace of interest rate hikes ahead — and is in no hurry to resume them. Read more »

June 19, 2016

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Why LinkedIn is worth $26.2 billion and how to make it work for you

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Microsoft announced Monday that it would purchase the career-focused social media site. Read more »

June 18, 2016

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Jobs expo targets hard hit Uinta Basin with opportunity along Wasatch Front

Uinta Basin counties and other energy dependent counties are partnering in a job fair event to address the high unemployment rate effecting the areas in the wake of the most recent energy market... Read more »

June 17, 2016

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Daybreak sold to Minnesota investment group

Rio Tinto Kennecott announced Friday that the company had reached an agreement with Minnesota-based investment firm VÄrde Partners to sell its land and associated assets in the Daybreak... Read more »

June 17, 2016

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Provo residents rally against businessman's 'experimental village' vision

Many residents of Provo's Pleasant View subdivision are up in arms over a businessman's plan to buy — and eventually bulldoze — their homes to turn the community into a high-density,... Read more »

June 16, 2016

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'Hamilton' ticket prices are a lesson in supply and demand

"Hamilton" creator Lin-Manuel Miranda is blaming scalpers for high ticket prices, but the reality is that the only way to meet demand for tickets is to increase the supply. Read more »

June 16, 2016

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Trade organization honors central Utah firm, economic director

World Trade Center Utah honored Bailey Farms International, based in Ephraim, and Malcolm Nash, economic development director for Sevier County, during its annual Central Utah International... Read more »

June 16, 2016

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How to balance saving money and the burden of debt

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Choosing between saving or paying down debt isn't a cut-and-dried decision. But here are some ideas that may clarify important issues. Read more »

June 16, 2016

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For Delta, long-term growth will come by flying more overseas routes

Red wine, cannoli and meatballs were abundant and free for passengers waiting to board the inaugural Twin Cities-to-Rome flight last month. As the plane pushed back from gate G6, an airport fire... Read more »

June 15, 2016

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Permission to use HOV lanes may get an adjustment

State legislators may review how clean fuel vehicles use express lanes on some Utah roads. Currently, UDOT issues C Decals on a first-come, first-served basis, but some policymakers wonder if a... Read more »

June 15, 2016

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Dave Ramsey says: Teach kids to be givers, savers, wise spenders

Financially speaking, as parents, we should want our children to grow to be givers, savers and wise, careful spenders. Read more »

June 15, 2016

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Fed leaves rates unchanged; no hint on timing of next hike

The Federal Reserve is keeping interest rates unchanged in light of an uncertain job market and offering no hints of when its next rate hike might occur. Read more »

June 15, 2016

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Why the young and old are embracing the rewards of downsizing

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Making your life less cluttered with downsizing can be beneficial in many ways. Here are some ideas to get the most out of it. Read more »

June 15, 2016

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Michelle Singletary: In case of financial emergency, ride the lion

As part of the financial ministry that my husband and I direct, we conduct a kids-and-money session each year. We ask adult participants to bring in children and young adults to talk about money... Read more »

June 14, 2016

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High-speed rail lawsuit delays cost $63 million, 17 months

Another $63 million was added Tuesday to the cost of California's high-speed rail project and the completion date for the first 29-mile leg was pushed back 17 months to August 2019, after the state... Read more »

June 14, 2016

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Salt Lake City approves tax break for $125M Jazz arena renovation

The Salt Lake City Redevelopment Agency Tuesday approved $22.7 million in tax increment financing in support of a planned $125 million renovation effort for Vivint Smart Home Arena. Read more »

June 14, 2016

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Florida bank issues first US credit card for use in Cuba

A small Florida bank will issue the first U.S. credit card intended for use in Cuba and make it easier for Americans to travel and work on an island largely cut off from the U.S. financial system,... Read more »

June 14, 2016

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Court upholds net neutrality rules on equal internet access

In a big win for the Obama administration, a federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld the government's "net neutrality" rules that require internet providers to treat all web traffic equally. Read more »

June 14, 2016

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Apple makes Siri smarter, rolls out software improvements

Apple kicked off its annual software developer conference with an artificial intelligence upgrade for Siri, its digital assistant, as well as new software features for other devices and an overhaul... Read more »

June 13, 2016

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Airlines race to Cuba, overcoming major hurdles

Galo Beltran stands on the tarmac testing a hand-held baggage scanner. Each time a barcode is successfully read, he smiles. Read more »

June 13, 2016

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The Apple Watch will soon track fitness for wheelchair users

Fitness trackers routinely measure physical activity such as running and cycling and encourage people to stand up and walk around throughout the day. But if you're in a wheelchair, you're out of luck. Read more »

June 13, 2016

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After shooting attack in Orlando, an unsure E3

The flags outside the Electronic Entertainment Expo are flying at half-staff in tribute to the victims of the shooting attack at an Orlando gay club that left 50 dead. However, it will seemingly be... Read more »

June 13, 2016

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Man accused of killing husband in S.L. house fire appears in court

A Salt Lake man accused of setting fire to his Capitol Hill house and killing his husband last month made his first appearance in 3rd District Court on Monday. Read more »

June 13, 2016

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Job changes: To hop or not?

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Frequent job changes can be a sign of professional ambition or a red flag that suggests a problem employee. How employers react depends on a variety of factors. Read more »

June 12, 2016

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4 Hollywood studios sue Utah movie editing service VidAngel

Four major Hollywood studios have have filed a complaint against Utah startup VidAngel over its streaming services that provide edits of movies. Read more »

June 11, 2016

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Feds consider whether to shut for-profit college watchdog

Federal education officials are deciding whether to shut down the nation's biggest accreditor of for-profit colleges over allegations that it overlooked deception by some of its schools. Read more »

June 11, 2016

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'Star Trek' actors take series' first VR game for a spin

It looks like the trippiest episode of "Star Trek" ever created. Read more »

June 11, 2016

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Los Alamos app allows users to visit 1940s 'Atomic City'

Los Alamos, a once secret city where scientists participated in the nation's classified World War II nuclear development program, can now be experienced much like it was then with a new app. Read more »

June 11, 2016

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213-year-old mica mine, now a tourist attraction, for sale

It's a mine, but it could be yours for $2 million. Read more »

June 11, 2016

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Gawker files for bankruptcy, to sell itself to Ziff Davis

Gawker is filing for bankruptcy protection and will sell itself rather than pay $140 million to pro wrestler Hulk Hogan. Read more »

June 10, 2016

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Major outdoor sports association moving to Park City

An outdoor sports association says it's moving its headquarters thousands of miles from Virginia to Park City later this summer. Read more »

June 10, 2016

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