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Hero2Hired job fair set for Thursday in Layton

A Hero2Hired job fair will be 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, May 28, at the Davis Conference Center, 1651 N. 700 West, Layton. Read more »

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US bank earnings up 6.9 percent in Q1

U.S. banks' earnings rose 6.9 percent in the first quarter from a year earlier as revenues increased, delinquent loans continued to fall and the number of "problem" banks reached a six-year low. Read more »

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The best states in America for balancing work and family

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When looking for a job, most Americans want some sense that their careers won't obstruct their personal lives completely. Read more »

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The 10 best cities in America for job seekers and employees

Where in America has the best opportunity and pay as well as the happiest employees? Read more »

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Balancing act: Does parenting bring happiness? For me, absolutely

As I watch my children dance through life, I realize that my greatest moments of joy and happiness come from time with my family. And that's why I write a column about work-life balance. Read more »

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Dave Ramsey says: Build your budget together

The budget process, if you’re the nerd in the family, should start with you writing it all out. Then he sits down with you, has an equal say in the decisions and you two OK it together. Read more »

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Broadway's box office and attendance figures hit records

Broadway's revenue and attendance figures both hit record highs for the third season in a row, fed largely by premium prices and a steady stream of more shows. Read more »

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US home prices rose at steady pace in March from year ago

U.S. home prices rose at a steady pace in March, pushed higher by a limited supply of houses for sale. Read more »

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Consumer confidence rises slightly in May

The Conference Board says consumer confidence rebounded this month as the job market showed signs of improvement. Read more »

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Cable company Charter buying Time Warner Cable for $55.3B

Communications Inc. is said to be nearing a deal to buy Time Warner Cable Inc. for $55 billion. It would be the latest in a series of deals that have reshaped the cable-TV industry. Read more »

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Media CEOs are the highest-paid American executives

They're not Hollywood stars, they're not TV personalities and they don't play in a rock band, but their pay packages are in the same league. Read more »

yesterday

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Taco Bell, Pizza Hut: Artificial ingredients getting booted

Taco Bell and Pizza Hut say they're getting rid of artificial colors and flavors, making them the latest big food companies scrambling to distance themselves from ingredients people might find... Read more »

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US new-home sales jump in April

More Americans bought new homes in April — evidence that the stronger job market is powering the housing sector. Read more »

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There's a new app that wants to help you learn a foreign language while you wait

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The rise of online messaging apps, such as Facebook Messenger, Google Chat and WhatsApp, has created a new type of downtime. Read more »

yesterday

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Consumer confidence in Utah economy rising

The Zions Bank Utah Consumer Attitude Index increased 5.8 points to 111.4 in May. The national Consumer Confidence Index increased 1.1 points from April to May and currently sits at 95.4 points. Read more »

yesterday

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PacSun pulls T-shirt from shelves after public backlash

The retail store PacSun pulled a T-Shirt depicting a black and white American Flag turned upside down after receiving significant backlash. Read more »

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Michelle Singletary: How, and how much, to help a college grad

There isn't a one-plan-fits-all approach to giving financial support to adult children. Here are some key financial areas and my thoughts on how to give a hand up and not a handout. Read more »

May 26, 2015

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Derek B. Miller: Politics may end up costing U.S. a place in key global trade agreements

Politics at home may cost the United States a place in two key global trade agreements — the Trans-Pacific Partnership and the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership. Together, the... Read more »

May 26, 2015

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Americans are very unsure about their retirement

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One poll that's part of the Pew Research Center's study on "graying societies" found Americans have all but given up on the idea they can have much of a retirement at all. Read more »

May 25, 2015

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More jobs are available, but new grads are slow to get them, reports say

The hiring of college grads is expected to increase by about 10 percent in 2015, according to the National Association of Colleges & Employers. But another report shows that just 14 percent of... Read more »

May 25, 2015

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How strict should parents really be?

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A new poll by YouGov found when it comes to the American family, strictness is seen as a virtue, not vice. Read more »

May 25, 2015

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'Such a stress reliever': In Rhode Island, residents already have paid family leave

As President Barack Obama pushes for a federal law to get paid leave to care for a new baby or an ailing relative, residents of one of the three states that already provide it sing its praises,... Read more »

May 25, 2015

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John Nash: A life of great struggle and even greater success

Born to an electrical engineer, and later a precocious and dashing young man who attained an Ivy League education, John Nash seemed destined for a life of stunning success. That he achieved,... Read more »

May 25, 2015

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Global stocks mostly higher Monday in quiet trading day

Global stocks mostly rose Monday on a quiet trading day with Wall Street, London and Hong Kong closed for holidays. Read more »

May 25, 2015

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Japan trade gap returns to deficit in April, more red ahead

Japan posted a trade deficit in April following a single-month's surplus in March, and economists said shortfalls were likely to persist given the weakness of the yen. Read more »

May 25, 2015

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