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Why some handsome men have trouble finding work

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Being an attractive guy might not be enough to get you through a job interview, according to new research published in the journal of Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes. 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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North Salt Lake officials: Repairing hill will cost $2 million

City officials have said it will cost about $2 million to fix up the hill where a landslide destroyed a North Salt Lake family's home in August. Read more »

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Forget the watch: Apple's iPhones are still the main event

The iPhone is still the engine behind Apple's phenomenal success, even if attention lately has been focused on its new smartwatch. Read more »

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The battle over the minimum wage heats up with a hunger strike

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Democrats have set their sights on a $12 minimum wage, but there is a movement among workers in service jobs demanding $15. Read more »

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Japan's prime minister focuses on economy and women's issues

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Monday his administration is trying to improve the status of women in his country as it also seeks to protect women's rights on the international stage. Read more »

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With economy uncertain, no Fed rate hike is seen before fall

For 6½ years, the Federal Reserve has held its key interest rate near zero, and for nearly that long the financial world has speculated about when the Fed will start raising it. Read more »

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Fitch downgrades Japan citing economic concerns

atings has lowered Japan's credit rating as the country continues to wrestle with staggering debt. Read more »

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Join the crowds by listing your home in spring

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An early season listing of a home can result in a fast sale, but you need to know the dos and don'ts of putting a home on the market in April or May. 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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Can a company really be altruistic?

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Corporations are about making profits, so can they really build an business model around being selfless? Read more »

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Technology and outdoor sports converge at drone conference

Surfers catching waves and mountain bikers pedaling through forests are used to the occasional low flying pelican or diving hawk, but these days outdoor recreationalists can find what's up in the... Read more »

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Podcasters can breathe easier thanks to patent ruling

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Companies known as "patent trolls" have made a business of buying up patents from other people and suing other companies for using technology similar to their patent. The most recent attempt to... Read more »

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Uber, Lyft refuse to require driver fingerprints

Popular ride-hailing firms like Uber and Lyft are fighting lawsuits in Atlanta and other cities from cab drivers, taxi and limousine companies claiming the techno upstarts are siphoning off... Read more »

April 25, 2015

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Starbucks stores reopen Saturday after computer glitch

Starbucks is back in business early Saturday after a computer outage forced thousands of its stores to close early the night before. Read more »

April 25, 2015

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Eurozone express hopes that Greek criticism will bear fruit

Greece's European creditors sought to douse talk that they are making plans for a potential Greek exit from the euro and expressed hope Saturday that recent criticism may prompt the country to push... Read more »

April 25, 2015

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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 »

April 25, 2015

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Volkswagen chairman Piech resigns after dispute over CEO

Ferdinand Piech, chairman of the board of Volkswagen AG and a major figure in the German auto industry, has stepped down after clashing with other board members over his criticism of the company's... Read more »

April 25, 2015

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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 »

April 24, 2015

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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 »

April 24, 2015

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Cheaper fuel has airlines soaring to record profits

For airlines, the record profits keep coming, thanks to cheaper jet fuel. Read more »

April 24, 2015

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10 of the (printable) entries for this year's manure trade show's slogan contest

Entries are piling up for a slogan contest being held this year by the North American Manure Expo. Read more »

April 24, 2015

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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 »

April 24, 2015

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Soul searching at Abercrombie & Fitch

Abercrombie & Fitch is saying goodbye to the beefcake models who greet customers at its doors. Read more »

April 24, 2015

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Durable goods orders up, but business investment falls again

Purchases of long-lasting manufactured goods in March jumped by the largest amount in eight months, but a closer look at the details reveals that businesses kept pruning their investment plans in... Read more »

April 24, 2015

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