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Community leaders share growth strategies along Wasatch Front

More than 600 political, community and business leaders joined policymakers and advocacy groups to discuss strategies to improve quality of life for Utahns along the Wasatch Front. Read more »

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Utahns' confidence in the state economy is increasing, survey says

The economy in Utah is flourishing, according to an economic consultant. And a new survey shows that Utahns are feeling quite confident about the state's current economy. Read more »

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Volkswagen settles emissions-cheating cases for up to $15.3 billion

Volkswagen will spend up to $15.3 billion to settle consumer lawsuits and government allegations that it cheated on emissions tests. The settlement will be disbursed to nearly 8,000 Utah car owners. Read more »

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How Amazon's Dash buttons can thwart smart shopping

Amazon is expanding its lineup of Dash buttons, its "Jetsons"-style devices that let you reorder a particular product with a single touch. The online retailer says the buttons offer "quick and... Read more »

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Dave Ramsey: Navigating the line between generosity and overspending

If you just say you’re going to give away your whole income and let the government support you at the expense of your family, that’s not biblical. And it’s not a wise way to live... Read more »

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Allegiant Air adding flights from Provo to San Diego

Allegiant Air announced Tuesday it is adding nonstop flights from Provo to San Diego, California. One-way fares for the flight will begin at $45. Read more »

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Watch the final test for the Orbital ATK, NASA Mars solid rocket booster

Orbital ATK and NASA completed the final test for the QM-2, the last full-scale ground test of the solid rocket booster motor. It was the last test before the NASA Space Launch System’s first... Read more »

June 28, 2016

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Photos: Ad firm encouraging employees to be cool

Richter7's Samantha Kiser smiles as she uses a pair of scissors to turn Jim Faulkner's pants into shorts in Salt Lake City on Monday Read more »

June 27, 2016

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Obama administration decries judge’s ruling in Utah fracking case

The Obama administration last week decried a ruling by a federal judge that blocks rules for hydraulic fracturing, saying the decision prevents regulators from using “21st-century... Read more »

June 27, 2016

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Stocks, pound fall again due to UK vote uncertainty

Financial and materials companies led U.S. stocks sharply lower in morning trading Monday following another slide in European markets as investors grappled with the fallout of Britain's vote to... Read more »

June 27, 2016

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South Jordan presents Harmons with Corporate Citizen Award

South Jordan presented Harmons with its Corporate Citizen Award during a ceremony Monday at the Gale Center Museum 10300 S. Beckstead Lane. Read more »

June 27, 2016

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Asian stocks mixed as markets await Brexit fallout

Japanese and Chinese stocks rose Monday but other Asian markets declined, crude prices fell further and U.S. shares appeared headed for a lower opening as jittery traders watched for more fallout... Read more »

June 26, 2016

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Costco begins new credit card agreement

Costco switches from American Express to Visa credit card accounts for its customers. Read more »

June 25, 2016

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What Costco shoppers should know about the American Express-to-Visa switch

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Costco's new deal with Visa, effective Monday, has numerous benefits for cardholders, such as 4 percent back on gasoline purchases. Read more »

June 25, 2016

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Renovation Solutions: Tips for choosing an exterior paint color for your house

Be thoughtful and proactive about choosing an exterior paint color for your house. Read more »

June 24, 2016

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The actual and predicted financial fallout of Brexit for America

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Brexit has already impacted stocks, mortgage rates and currency exchange and could impact trade as well. Read more »

June 24, 2016

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Trial ordered for politician accused of impersonating LDS general authority

A former Utah County commissioner was ordered Friday to stand trial on charges that he bilked investors for millions after impersonating an LDS Church general authority to assure the development... Read more »

June 24, 2016

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Delta pilots picket for better pay in wake of record airline profits

On Friday, off-duty Delta Air Line pilots conducted informational picketing at eight Delta bases nationwide, including Salt Lake City, to raise awareness about ongoing labor talks between Delta... Read more »

June 24, 2016

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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 »

June 24, 2016

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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 »

June 24, 2016

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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 »

June 24, 2016

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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 »

June 24, 2016

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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 »

June 23, 2016

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GOP gubernatorial candidate Jonathan Johnson rolls out plans for first 100 days in office

Republican candidate for governor Jonathan Johnson, Gov. Gary Herbert's challenger in Tuesday's primary election, rolled out his plans for his first 100 days in office and said the race is still up... Read more »

June 23, 2016

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US new-home sales tumbled in May after a surge in April

Americans pulled back from buying new homes in May, reversing strong gains made in April as sales fell sharply in the Northeast and West. Read more »

June 23, 2016

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Emery County defrauded out of nearly $40,000 because of email scam, police say

Emery County was defrauded out of $38,700 when it was inadvertently filed to an unauthorized account in response to a fraudulent email, police said Wednesday. Read more »

June 22, 2016

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Photos: Ancestry opens new headquarters in Lehi

Ancestry, the world's leading provider of online family history and personal DNA testing, opens its new headquarters in Lehi. Read more »

June 22, 2016

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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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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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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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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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