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Photographer sues Nike over Michael Jordan photo copyright

A photographer is accusing Nike of violating the copyright of his 1984 image of Michael Jordan soaring toward a basketball hoop by continuing to use the image to market shoes and clothes. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Technology improves avalanche gear for backcountry skiers

As outdoor recreation companies increasingly cater to skiers and snowboarders who like to venture beyond the groomed slopes at ski resorts and tackle backcountry terrain, they've put a special... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Ford to take $800M 4Q charge due to Venezuela currency woes

Ford says it will take an $800 million charge in the fourth quarter because of exchange rate problems between the Venezuelan bolivar and the U.S. dollar. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Expedia buys Travelocity for $280 million in cash

Online travel agency Expedia Inc. has purchased competitor Travelocity from Sabre Corp. in a $280 million cash deal, the companies said Friday. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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$2 gasoline: Good times keep rolling at the pump

At some point this will end, perhaps even soon. The price of gasoline will not fall to zero. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Utah has fourth largest gender wage gap, new study says

Utah's gender wage gap is the fourth widest in the nation, and it is closing at the second slowest rate, according to a study released Thursday by Voices for Utah Children. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Are you part of the global 'baby shortage'?

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Many countries are currently going through a "baby shortage" where couples are not having a sufficient number of children in order to keep GDP numbers as high as they have been in the past. Many... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Murray mayor pitches plan to increase UTOPIA subscriptions

At its peak subscription rate, Murray housed more than 3,000 UTOPIA customers. Now, the fiber optic network’s membership in the city has dropped below 2,000, and Murray Mayor Ted Eyre wants... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Kimberly Rotter: 7 weird things that affect your credit score

Many aspects of credit can be confusing and even counterintuitive. Sometimes, it can even feel like you’re doing everything right — paying all your bills on time, not maxing out your... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Got Battery? Lots of low battery hacks but no quick fix

Call it the scourge of the red zone, call it battery anxiety. Smartphone users are tired of begging to charge devices behind bars or hunting for hidden electrical outlets in airports and train... Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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US jobless aid applications drop for 1st time in 4 weeks

The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell last week for the first time in a month, a sign that layoffs remain low and hiring is probably still healthy. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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Starbucks' 1Q profits soar on strong sales, traffic

Starbucks Corp.'s fiscal first-quarter earnings soared 82 percent as the coffee chain attracted more customers who snapped up an expanded offerings of food and drinks over the holidays. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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American shoppers unlikely to see benefit from euro's drop

Americans hoping to save on European goods thanks to a falling euro shouldn't rush to uncork that bottle of French Bordeaux. There's very little to celebrate. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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Want success at work? Find a partner with these 5 personality traits

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Want a successful career and a healthy marriage? Well, here are five personality traits you'll want from your spouse to make that happen. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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Cadillac wants small dealers to upgrade to 'boutique' stores

In an effort to better compete with BMW and Mercedes, Cadillac wants about 700 smaller U.S. dealers to create "boutique" stores that focus on the General Motors luxury brand. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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Airlines expect another big year with help from cheaper fuel

Leaders of United and Southwest gave an upbeat forecast for 2015 that combined strong travel demand and cheaper fuel. Airline stocks soared on Thursday. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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Obama idea to trim college savings plans hits GOP opposition

President Barack Obama's proposal to scale back the tax benefits of college savings accounts is running into opposition from Republicans in Congress who say they have no intention of raising taxes... Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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Don't keep this secret from your spouse if you want a happier marriage

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According to a new report, spouses often lie to each other about the purchases they make. Keeping your relationship free of these lies could make it a little more conflict-free. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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Another study lists Salt Lake as one of the healthiest cities in America

Salt Lake City is the eighth healthiest city in America, according to a new report by Better Doctor. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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Young adults prefer to share chores and child-rearing, but it may require support from this unlikely place

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Most young men and women would like to balance work and family responsibility equitably, according to a study in the American Sociological Review. But doing so may require supportive workplace... Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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McDonald's faces employee lawsuit over franchisee behavior

Donald's workers who say they were fired because of their race are suing the fast-food giant, accusing it of dodging responsibility for the discrimination and harassment they say they endured. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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Davos Watch: Anxiety over Greece, currency wars, QE support

The World Economic Forum held in the Swiss ski resort of Davos has the official goal of "improving the state of the world." In practice, it's a massive networking event that brings together 2,500... Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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Does taking advantage of family leave benefits hurt your reputation at work?

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President Obama advocated for family friendly workplace policies such as parental leave and paid sick leave in his recent State of the Union address. But often, workers who actually take advantage... Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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No-tip restaurant offers food for thought on pay, benefits

Customers to Girard Brasserie and Bruncherie might be in for a surprise when they read the note attached to their bills: "Tipping is not necessary." Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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CBS zapped its rivals in viewership last week, Nielsen says

Except for CBS, the broadcast networks mostly closed up shop last week. At least, that's the suggestion from Nielsen, which says the average prime-time audience for CBS matched the total viewership... Read more »

Jan. 21, 2015

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