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Delta cancels all Israel flights over missile fear

Delta Air Lines is canceling all flights to Israel until further notice, citing reports that a rocket landed near Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport. Read more »

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'X-Men' virtual reality experience coming to Comic-Con

Comic-Con attendees will have a once-in-a-lifetime chance to enter the mind of Professor X. Read more »

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Verizon 2Q profit rises 93 percent

Verizon reported Tuesday that its second-quarter earnings nearly doubled after it secured full ownership of Verizon Wireless. Read more »

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US consumer prices up 0.3 percent in June

U.S. consumer prices rose in June at a slightly slower pace than in May with two-thirds of the June advance driven by the largest jump in gasoline prices in a year. Read more »

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Randy Shumway: The power of the 30-year mortgage

While home ownership is not a lone silver bullet to creating a thriving middle class, favorable mortgage terms are an important factor in middle-class success. Read more »

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Balancing act: Survey says lack of balance, manager support are job 'deal breakers'

According to a new survey, a low salary isn't the most likely factor that will cause someone to leave a job. Rather, a lack of support from managers and limited work-life balance are the real deal... Read more »

3 hours ago

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Dave Ramsey says: Don't leave an estate with life insurance

You don’t use life insurance to leave an estate. It’s a bad idea. You leave an estate by saving and investing. Read more »

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Company plans to hire up to 1,000 new employees in Salt Lake City

CustomerContactChannels, a global provider of customer contact strategies and solutions, is announcing plans to grow its Salt Lake City operations. The company plans to hire as many as 1,000 new... Read more »

15 hours ago

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Beef pollutes more than pork, poultry, study says

Raising beef for the American dinner table does far more damage to the environment than producing pork, poultry, eggs or dairy, a new study says. Read more »

17 hours ago

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Microsoft makes design central to its future

Before Ralf Groene helped devise the look and feel of Microsoft's Surface tablet, he designed food — or "food concepts," he says, for people on the go. Read more »

19 hours ago

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Amazon rolls out 'Netflix-for-books' style service

Amazon is rolling out a new subscription service that will allow unlimited access to thousands of electronic books and audiobooks for $9.99 a month in the online giant's latest effort to expand its... Read more »

July 19, 2014

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How do Americans use their time?

The Bureau of Labor Statistics releases an annual report tracking how much time Americans spend, on average, on various daily activities. Read more »

July 18, 2014

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New Toyota minivan makes it easier to yell at kids

Toyota wants to help you scream at your unruly kids. Read more »

July 18, 2014

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Gauge of US economy rises 0.3 percent in June

A gauge designed to predict the economy's future health increased in June for a fifth consecutive month, supporting the view that economic growth should accelerate in the second half of this year. Read more »

July 18, 2014

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Obama opens Eastern Seaboard to oil exploration

The Obama administration is reopening the Eastern Seaboard to offshore oil and gas exploration, announcing final approval Friday of sonic cannons that can pinpoint energy deposits deep beneath the... Read more »

July 18, 2014

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Unemployment rates fell in 22 US states in June; Utah No. 3 in job creation

Since the Great Recession officially ended in June 2009, the U.S. economy has generated 7.8 million jobs. But the gains haven't been spread evenly across the country. Read more »

July 18, 2014

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GE 2Q profit jumps 13 pct on aviation, oil and gas

General Electric's net income rose 13 percent in the second quarter on strong performance from its aviation and oil and gas divisions. Read more »

July 18, 2014

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Axed Nokia X phones suffered from lack of identity

The Nokia X phones that Microsoft discontinued this week blend two rival operating systems, but leave out the best of each. Read more »

July 18, 2014

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Ty Kiisel: Hot dogs, customer experience and growing a cult following

Focusing on the customer while raising money is a great way to build a business and a cult following. At least that's the lesson of this little hot dog stand. Read more »

July 18, 2014

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International Business: Evolving language can frustrate some global brands, benefit others

Some global brands can change the meaning of words and symbols in their favor, while others can not, but each brand needs the wisdom to know the difference. Read more »

July 18, 2014

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Why airlines didn't avoid risky Ukraine airspace

The possibility that the civilian jetliner downed over war-torn eastern Ukraine with nearly 300 people onboard was hit by a missile could have profound consequences for the world's airlines. Read more »

July 18, 2014

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South Carolina woman makes clothes from castoffs

For Jillian Owens, some of her passion for fashion was motivated by a desire for new garments without the creation of more waste. And, she says openly on her blog, "I was also quite broke and... Read more »

July 18, 2014

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Weird ways our brains control our money habits

I’ll admit it. I’m a sucker for money psychology studies. And it’s not just because I write about money. On a sheer curiosity level, they’re fascinating. Read more »

July 17, 2014

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Would you permanently leave your family for a better job?

Only 30 percent of Americans still live in the town where they grew up, and such relocation is largely influenced by the hope for a better job. Read more »

July 17, 2014

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$1.8B project to take Salt Lake City International Airport to new heights

Construction starts Friday for a new project that will take the 20 million people who fly through Utah on annual basis to new heights. A $1.8 billion new Salt Lake City International Airport will... Read more »

July 17, 2014

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