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South Jordan City Council seeks residents for Mulligans Commission

The South Jordan City Council is currently seeking two residents to serve on a new commission. The commission will perform research and analysis and make recommendations to the city concerning... Read more »

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Death toll from GM ignition switches rises to at least 50

With only five days left before the deadline to seek payments, compensation expert Kenneth Feinberg has decided that 50 death cases are eligible for money due to crashes caused by faulty General... Read more »

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IBM disputes report that big layoffs coming

IBM is pooh-poohing a published report that the giant technology company is planning a big reorganization and massive job cuts affecting more than 100,000 people. Read more »

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Eurozone looks for dialogue after stunning Greece elections

The election in Greece of a radical party that wants to overhaul the country's bailout program raises new uncertainties for the eurozone. But several European creditor nations hinted they will seek... Read more »

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Milk industry fights back against 'anti-dairy folks'

As Americans continue turning away from milk, an industry group is pushing back at its critics with a social media campaign trumpeting the benefits of milk. Read more »

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Low inflation likely to keep Fed 'patient' about a rate hike

The Federal Reserve ended 2014 with a pledge to be "patient" in raising interest rates from record lows. The way things are going, its patience may endure for a long while. Read more »

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Mattel CEO resigns, toy maker results miss expectations

Chairman and CEO Bryan Stockton has resigned after the struggling maker of Barbie dolls and Hot Wheels cars reported fourth-quarter results that fell far short of analyst expectations. Read more »

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Knocking doors: What to know before signing up for that summer sales job

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Thousands of students spend their summer vacation peddling products door-to-door. But, these sales job are not right for everyone. Prospective sellers should thoroughly investigate the company and... Read more »

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Lawmakers looking to pump up gas tax this session

Pumping up Utah's 24.5-cent per gallon gas tax for the first time in nearly two decades is on the agenda for the 2015 Legislature, but just what direction lawmakers take with the increase remains... Read more »

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British Airways parent makes 3rd takeover bid for Aer Lingus

Officials say the parent company of British Airways has made a third, improved takeover approach to Irish airline Aer Lingus and an announcement of the offer is expected Monday. Read more »

Jan. 24, 2015

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Kia recalling nearly 87,000 Fortes because of fire risk

Kia Motors America is recalling nearly 87,000 of its 2014 Forte sedans because of faulty equipment that could cause the cars to catch fire. Read more »

Jan. 24, 2015

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Global economy hopes raised after European stimulus

The global economic outlook just got brighter after this week's big stimulus from the European Central Bank, leading policymakers from around the world said Saturday. Read more »

Jan. 24, 2015

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Faith leaders: your secret weapon in the fight against payday lending

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A growing trend in payday lending has caused churches to help their members by fighting for new legislation, offering financial education and, in some cases, opening lending services within the... Read more »

Jan. 24, 2015

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Construction industry booming but facing worker shortage

The construction industry is on the rebound in Utah and across the country, but contractors are having a hard time finding qualified workers for the good-paying jobs. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Concerns over release of personal data from health care website prompt reversal

Bowing to privacy concerns, the Obama administration reversed itself Friday, scaling back the release of consumers' personal information from the government's health insurance website to private... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Rocky Mountain Power offers energy-saving kits to customers

Rocky Mountain Power is offering a free kit to customers seeking to save on energy costs. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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American Express to cut 4,000 jobs from global workforce

American Express announced Friday that the company will eliminate approximately 4,000 positions from is worldwide workforce in a restructuring effort. The company declined to comment on how many... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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GE earnings rise despite headwinds from low oil prices

General Electric Co. posted higher revenue and net income for the fourth quarter, but was held back from even better results by a sputtering performance from its expanding oil and gas division. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Garden gnome fans fret: SkyMall files for bankruptcy

Apparently, airline passengers aren't buying enough garden gnomes, superhero pajamas and heated cat shelters. SkyMall has filed for bankruptcy. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Online storage provider Box soars in Wall Street debut

Box's shares soared 66 percent in their stock market debut Friday despite the online storage provider's decade-long history of losses, a showing that may encourage more unprofitable technology... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Photographer sues Nike over Michael Jordan photo copyright

A photographer is accusing Nike of violating the copyright of his 1984 image of Michael Jordan soaring toward a basketball hoop by continuing to use the image to market shoes and clothes. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Ford to take $800M 4Q charge due to Venezuela currency woes

Ford says it will take an $800 million charge in the fourth quarter because of exchange rate problems between the Venezuelan bolivar and the U.S. dollar. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Expedia buys Travelocity for $280 million in cash

Online travel agency Expedia Inc. has purchased competitor Travelocity from Sabre Corp. in a $280 million cash deal, the companies said Friday. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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$2 gasoline: Good times keep rolling at the pump

At some point this will end, perhaps even soon. The price of gasoline will not fall to zero. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Utah has fourth largest gender wage gap, new study says

Utah's gender wage gap is the fourth widest in the nation, and it is closing at the second slowest rate, according to a study released Thursday by Voices for Utah Children. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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