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Utah construction companies fined, ordered to pay back wages after 5-year investigation

A five-year investigation into several Utah and Arizona construction companies resulted in repaid back wages and damages for more than 1,000 workers in the two states, according to the U.S.... Read more »

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Computer outage that caused some Starbucks stores to close — others to give out free coffee — resolved hours later

A computer outage affecting thousands of Starbucks stores that forced the chain to give away free drinks Friday before closing many stores early was resolved after several hours. Read more »

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Don't be surprised if you find your boss monitoring your social media activity

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Recently, Conan O'Brien scolded one of his employees for some Twitter comments that the employee made about other late-night television hosts. This is just another example of employers watching... Read more »

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This store charges women less than men to fight wage inequality

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A new pop-up shop in Pennsylvania has decided to charge women only 76 percent of the retail price. Read more »

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American Airlines beats Street 1Q forecasts

The fuel bill at American Airlines fell by nearly half in the first quarter, helping the company set a record profit despite a dip in revenue. Read more »

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HSBC considers moving headquarters from Britain

Global bank HSBC said Friday it is considering moving its headquarters from London due to tougher regulation since the 2008 financial crisis, a politically charged announcement two weeks before... Read more »

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Questions after Indiana school stage collapse injures 16

The last of 16 Indiana students injured when a stage collapsed during a high school musical performance is out of the hospital. Read more »

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Greece under fire from creditors as bailout talks drag

European creditors turned up the heat on Greece Friday to deliver an economic reform program that it needs to avoid a possible default and even an exit from the euro. Read more »

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Stocks rise on tech earnings; Nasdaq adds to record

Stock indexes edged higher Friday, helped by gains in big technology companies including Google, Amazon and Microsoft. Read more »

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How one woman unplugged from technology for her family — and how you can, too

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Science tells us that screen time puts our minds, bodies and relationships at risk. While many of us are required to stay connected for work, unplugging from daily technology is easier than most... Read more »

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Strong dollar squeezes company earnings

Procter & Gamble and Facebook have nothing in common. One deals in razors and toothpaste, the other in likes, self-promotion and embarrassing family photos. But this week, they shared the same... Read more »

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Rooftop restaurant provides rare bright spot in Gaza

When nightfall descends upon Gaza, the glittering lights of the Level Up restaurant seem to be the only bright spot in this darkened city. Read more »

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Nibley water ban in place until at least Friday afternoon

Nibley residents will need to wait until late Friday afternoon before finding out whether they can resume using water, and an unsettling taste may linger in their water afterward. Read more »

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It can cost you $12,000 a year to buy groceries. Here's what it was like in 1917

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The cost of feeding a family can be anywhere from $6,000 to $12,000 a year. But it was a much different story back in the early 1900s. Read more »

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Google posts mixed 1Q results amid new threats to company

Google has been looking more vulnerable as a technological upheaval nibbles at its dominance in Internet search, while the company also deals with a potentially massive regulatory headache in... Read more »

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First lady: Tech industry to train, hire 90,000 veterans

Michelle Obama announced Thursday that the technology industry has promised to hire and train 90,000 military veterans and spouses over the next five years — the latest private-sector... Read more »

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Wall Street odds don't favor Comcast-Time Warner Cable deal

Wall Street appears increasingly convinced Comcast's $45.2 billion purchase of Time Warner Cable is dead. Read more »

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The other gender gap less people are talking about

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There's another gender gap in America that a lot less people are talking about. Read more »

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Volvo prepares to send 'Made in China' cars to US

On the verge of exporting the first "Made in China" cars to the United States, Volvo is determined to show they are as good as vehicles it produces in Europe. Read more »

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Honda shows new business jet in Japan

Honda, known for making motorcycles and cars, is showing its new sleek business jet in Japan for the first time, billing it as quiet, quick and green. Read more »

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United Airlines posts record profit of $508 million for 1Q

Lower fuel prices helped United Airlines earn a record first-quarter profit despite a dip in revenue. Read more »

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Google is in the car business and came close to buying Tesla

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What would happen if Google finally developed a driverless car and bought Tesla? Well, recent findings show us that future was almost a possibility a few years ago. Read more »

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Photos: Sharing birthday wishes

Indy and Willa DeBirk are awarded the Granite Gives Back award Wednesday, April 22, 2015, by Granite Education Foundation CEO Brent Severe at an assembly at Oakridge Elementary in Salt Lake City.... Read more »

April 22, 2015

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Task force will focus on future of Fairpark

With the Utah State Fairpark still facing a murky future, legislative leaders created a committee Wednesday tasked with pulling the park out of limbo. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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BYU student-run company wins more than $700,000

Many Brigham Young University students graduating this weekend will be getting checks from family and friends to help them as they begin their new careers. Few, however, will be getting the more... Read more »

April 22, 2015

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