Quantcast

Business

Dave Ramsey says: 3 traps to avoid after graduation

There are three major traps I tell all new graduates to avoid. One, don’t buy or lease a new car. The second trap to avoid is rushing in to buy a house. Last, don’t ever get caught up... Read more »

1 hour ago

0 comments

Michelle Singletary: A woman's place is on the money at last

A remake of the $10 bill will include a portrait of a woman, and although a man, Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew, gets the final say on who that woman will be, he's open to suggestions. So let's take... Read more »

1 hour ago

0 comments

The next act: what happens now in Greece's drama

Greece has entered the twilight zone. Read more »

15 hours ago

0 comments

'In the name of God, this flag comes down today!'

National Edition

Bree Newsome was arrested shortly after removing the Confederate battle flag from atop a pole at the South Carolina state capitol. An act she claimed to do "in the name of God." Read more »

16 hours ago

6 comments

US pending home sales climb to 9-year high

More Americans signed contracts to purchase homes in May, as pending sales climbed to their highest level in more than nine years. Read more »

22 hours ago

0 comments

Swedish woman's Wall Street dream led to $850M lawsuit

She was a young woman from a tiny Swedish town who aspired to work on Wall Street. He was a married man from China who owned a Manhattan investment consulting firm. The intersection of their lives... Read more »

yesterday

0 comments

Greeks face new uncertainty after vote called on bailout

Anxiety over Greece's future swelled on Saturday, with people queuing outside banks to withdraw cash, after Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' call for the people to vote on a proposed bailout deal... Read more »

June 27, 2015

0 comments

Why kindness is key to a healthy office environment

National Edition

Workplace experts are hoping to correct the old assumption that, in business, nice guys finish last. Read more »

June 27, 2015

0 comments

Renovation Solutions: Tudors or craftsman home styles offer a lot

With each style comes unique renovation challenges and opportunities. We hope the next few columns can help you determine the predominant style of your home and the challenges you may face... Read more »

June 26, 2015

0 comments

What our babies say about the changing face of America

National Edition

According to a new report by the Pew Research Center, the number of mixed-race babies is higher than it's ever been. Read more »

June 26, 2015

0 comments

Hatch plays key role in Senate passing trade bill

Sen. Orrin Hatch played a key role in advancing President Barack Obama's international trade agenda that could boost exports and create new jobs for Utah businesses. Read more »

June 25, 2015

12 comments

Federal regulators hear Utah testimony on depleted uranium

As Utah works through its lengthy process to establish the parameters for the possible disposal of large quantities of depleted uranium, the federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission held a briefing on... Read more »

June 25, 2015

0 comments

Father, son used LDS Church membership in investment fraud, prosecutors allege

A father and son who federal regulators accused of running a Ponzi scheme nearly four years ago now face criminal charges in state court. Read more »

June 25, 2015

25 comments

No more fee: T-Mobile's new phone-upgrade program explained

T-Mobile is revamping its phone-upgrade program by eliminating a $10-a-month charge for the most popular phones. Read more »

June 25, 2015

0 comments

Stronger economy, cheap gas expected to spur holiday travel

A stronger economy, rising consumer confidence and cheap gasoline will likely have Americans traveling in big numbers this Independence Day. Read more »

June 25, 2015

0 comments

Government names special master for Corinthian student debt

The Education Department appointed a special monitor Thursday to help develop a debt relief program for students who attended the now-defunct Corinthian Colleges — a debt forgiveness plan... Read more »

June 25, 2015

0 comments

Google's new self-driving cars cruising Silicon Valley roads

The latest models of Google's self-driving cars are now cruising the streets near the Internet company's Silicon Valley headquarters as an ambitious project to transform the way people get around... Read more »

June 25, 2015

0 comments

Sturt and Nordstrom: Find what’s next with 3 ways to cultivate curiosity

“There’s this basic circuit in the brain that energizes people to go out and get things that are intrinsically rewarding. This circuit lights up when we get money or candy. It also... Read more »

June 25, 2015

0 comments

Need to hit friends up for cash? There's an app for that

On a trip to Maine with four friends, Alexander Culbertson racked up $1,300 on gas, hotel rooms, food and drinks. Read more »

June 25, 2015

2 comments

Takata CEO: Air bag defect still under investigation

The CEO of Takata Corp., the Japanese air bag maker at the center of a defect scandal that has resulted in recalls of more than 33.8 million vehicles, appeared at a news conference Thursday for the... Read more »

June 25, 2015

0 comments

French taxi drivers smash cars in strike against Uber

French taxi drivers smashed up livery cars, set tires ablaze and blocked traffic across the country on Thursday in a nationwide strike aimed at Uber after weeks of rising, sometimes violent... Read more »

June 25, 2015

0 comments

US consumers ramp up May spending; largest gain since 2009

U.S. consumer spending surged in May with the biggest monthly increase in nearly six years — a sign of stronger economic growth ahead. Read more »

June 25, 2015

1 comment

Cuba's popularity concerns Caribbean tourism officials

Caribbean tourism officials are pushing for a partnership with the U.S. government because of concerns that warming relations between the U.S. and Cuba will result in a significant loss of visitors... Read more »

June 25, 2015

0 comments

Applications for US jobless aid rise to still-low 271,000

The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment aid rose slightly last week, but remained at a historically low level that signals an improving job market. Read more »

June 25, 2015

0 comments

UTA considering new fare options

The state’s largest transit agency is in the midst of a plan to devise the fairest fare system. Over the past year, the Utah Transit Authority has conducted research to study various fare... Read more »

June 24, 2015

2 comments

Older stories can be found in the story archives