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Citigroup to pay $7B in subprime mortgages probe

Citigroup will pay $7 billion to settle an investigation into risky subprime mortgages, the type that helped fuel the financial crisis. Read more »

July 14, 2014

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ECB under pressure to get growth-sapping euro down

The European Central Bank is coming under increasing pressure to do more to stem the strength of the euro currency, which is hurting exporters and keeping a lid on the region's recovery from... Read more »

July 13, 2014

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Illinois towns see jobs ahead in medical marijuana

The prospect of adding new jobs has led officials in many shrinking Illinois communities to set aside any qualms about the state's legalization of medical marijuana and to cozy up to would-be growers. Read more »

July 12, 2014

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Aronia berry gaining market foothold in US

A new fruit that research says packs more antioxidants than popular "superfoods" like blueberries, acai berries and goji berries is establishing itself in the aisles of mainstream grocery stores,... Read more »

July 12, 2014

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Workers struggle in Hamptons, playground for rich

This is a town where people are so rich that a $2 million home can be a handyman's special. A town where the thrift shop is stocked with donations of designer dresses and handbags. Read more »

July 12, 2014

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Owners of Trump Plaza casino expect it will close

Atlantic City's crumbling casino market disintegrated even further Saturday as the owners of the Trump Plaza casino said they expect to shut down in mid-September. Read more »

July 12, 2014

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Drive-ins use creativity to afford digital switch

Many in the movie industry feared the need to convert to digital could be the death knell for drive-ins, but drive-in operators are finding creative ways to afford the switch. Read more »

July 12, 2014

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3 simple steps for building financial independence

Every July 4, people celebrate our nation's independence by going camping, watching a fireworks display or grilling some burgers. Read more »

July 11, 2014

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Cancer center announced, brings care to West Jordan

The Jordan Valley Medical Center announced a new cancer treatment center Friday that will keep patients close to home. Read more »

July 11, 2014

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Amazon asks FAA for permission to fly drones

Amazon is asking the Federal Aviation Administration permission to use drones as part of its plan to deliver packages to customers in 30 minutes or less. Read more »

July 11, 2014

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US records $71 billion budget surplus in June

The U.S. government ran a monthly budget surplus in June, putting it on course to record the lowest annual deficit since 2008. Read more »

July 11, 2014

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David Sturt and Todd Nordstrom: How zombie attack defense strategies can teach out-of-the-box thinking

When it comes to comfort zones at work, the scariest option is “no change” at all — because that’s when we all become the walking dead. Get uncomfortable and see what it... Read more »

July 11, 2014

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Extent of farmland damage from floods trickles in

As the rain-swollen Mississippi River carried on its plodding retreat Friday, western Illinois farmer Joe Zumwalt wasn't complaining about the flooding that wound up swamping a hundred or two of... Read more »

July 11, 2014

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Wells Fargo profit edges up 3 percent in quarter

Wells Fargo said its second-quarter profit edged up 3 percent, helped by higher deposit balances and a drop in the amount of loans that went bad. Revenue slipped. Read more »

July 11, 2014

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House votes to make business tax break permanent

The House voted Friday to make permanent a temporary tax break that makes it easier for businesses invest in new equipment, one of many expired tax breaks that Congress must deal with by the end of... Read more »

July 11, 2014

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Stocks edge lower, on track for weekly loss

Stocks edged mostly lower in early trading Friday as investors assessed corporate news. Stocks are headed for their biggest weekly loss since April after ending the previous week at record levels. Read more »

July 11, 2014

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The promise, the growing pains of oil boom town

When Brent Sanford graduated high school nearly 25 years ago, his tiny prairie town seemed to be withering away. Storefronts were shuttered, senior classes shrinking, families packing up and moving... Read more »

April 29, 2014

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Utah bond fund changes name

The Aquila Group of Funds announced Monday that the municipal bond fund formerly known as Tax-Free Fund For Utah is now called Aquila Tax-Free Fund For Utah. Read more »

Nov. 11, 2013

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Shrinking reservoirs causing headaches for fishing, boating in Utah

Without a good winter with lots of snow, reservoir levels will be in terrible shape next year. This summer, however, fishing and boating are already suffering because of lack of water, with some... Read more »

July 26, 2013

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