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3-D printing gives 'cutting-edge' opportunities to WSU business students

Students at John B. Goddard School of Business & Economics at Weber State are learning firsthand how to use 3-D printing technology to bring their creative product ideas to life. Read more »

April 5, 2016

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Newspaper carrier files lawsuit claiming unpaid tips, mileage expenses

A former newspaper carrier sued the Newspaper Agency Corp. on Monday alleging it fails to pay mileage reimbursements and keeps tips intended for carriers on some routes. Read more »

April 4, 2016

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A look at offshore accounts used to hide wealth, avoid taxes

Privacy has a price. For the super-wealthy, it can also have a big payoff. Read more »

April 4, 2016

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Utah Film Center asks for online donations after costly fire

The Utah Film Center has set up an online fundraiser to help pay for a fire that destroyed the nonprofit's Salt Lake City office last week. Read more »

April 4, 2016

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Salt Lake City's Nelson Labs acquired by Illinois-based medical technology company

Salt Lake City-based Nelson Laboratories Inc. announced Monday that the privately held company was acquired by Sterigenics International LLC, a global provider of contract sterilization, gamma... Read more »

April 4, 2016

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At a glance: Global reaction to offshore accounts reports

Reports drawn from 11.5 million leaked documents detailing how and where politicians, businesses and celebrities hide their wealth are triggering reactions from around the globe. Read more »

April 4, 2016

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How affordable is the Affordable Care Act?

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New data from Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association suggests that people who have enrolled in health insurance since the Affordable Care Act are sicker and costlier. But costs won't stay up... Read more »

April 3, 2016

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Unlocked iPhone: How private companies aid the government in security and law enforcement

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Following weeks of legal sparring, the government was able to unlock the San Bernardino shooter's iPhone. A third-party company helping shows the government's complex dependence on the private sector. Read more »

April 2, 2016

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Economy created 215,000 new jobs in March, but are they real jobs?

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While unemployment is the lowest it's been in years, the job market isn't anything like it used to be. Much of the job growth over the past decade has been temporary "non-employee" work. Read more »

April 2, 2016

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Utah’s Internet speed is fastest in the West, 8th worldwide

When it comes to the Internet, Utah has maintained its top spot as the fastest state in the West, and ranks 8th worldwide for fastest average speeds, according to a report from Akamai, a content... Read more »

April 1, 2016

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Crash tests raise concerns about safety of pet restraints

For many pet owners, driving with their furry friends in the back seat is perfectly normal. But experts say doing that can lead to serious or even deadly injuries. Read more »

April 1, 2016

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Ancestry.com announces new venture with tech investor

Ancestry.com, a Utah-based family history and consumer genomics company worth an estimated $2.6 billion, announced two new investments Friday that company leaders say signals further worldwide... Read more »

April 1, 2016

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Will Apple's FBI tussle take a bite out of the brand?

The revelation that the FBI was able to break into a secured iPhone without Apple's help won't take a bite out of Apple's brand reputation, but consumers will be looking for security improvements... Read more »

April 1, 2016

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Convicted businessman Jeremy Johnson headed to jail, possible long prison term

U.S. marshals escorted convicted felon Jeremy Johnson to jail Friday pending a June sentencing hearing, which appears likely to end in a long prison sentence for the one-time wealthy Internet... Read more »

April 1, 2016

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Utah’s veteran unemployment rate 5th-lowest in U.S.

Utah’s jobless rate for veterans improved from 4.9 percent in 2014 to 2.6 percent in 2015, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics' annual report. Only four other states had a lower rate... Read more »

April 1, 2016

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First GOP gubernatorial debate set for April 11

The first debate between Gov. Gary Herbert and two of his fellow Republican challengers was announced Friday. The debate will be held April 11, nearly two weeks before the state GOP convention. Read more »

April 1, 2016

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Steady US hiring likely continues even as growth stumbles

U.S. hiring has been strong for the past six months, yet economic growth has faltered over the same period. Which yardstick paints the more accurate picture of how the country is doing? Read more »

March 31, 2016

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Task force seeks to welcome, support immigrant entrepreneurs in Salt Lake County

A task force of more than 60 government, business and community leaders convened Thursday to brainstorm ways to encourage and welcome immigrants in the Salt Lake metro area's business community. Read more »

March 31, 2016

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Anbang drops bid to buy Starwood, clearing way for Marriott

says it's dropping its $15 billion offer to acquire Starwood Hotels, citing various market considerations and ending a bidding war for the parent of St. Regis and Sheraton resorts. Read more »

March 31, 2016

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Hundreds line up to reserve Tesla Model 3 at Salt Lake showroom

Hundreds lined up at Salt Lake City's Tesla showroom for a chance to put down a deposit on a car they've never seen. Read more »

March 31, 2016

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Affordable Model 3 is Tesla's biggest test yet

The promise of an affordable electric car from Tesla Motors had hundreds of people lining up to reserve one. Read more »

March 31, 2016

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California lawmakers weigh nation's highest minimum wage

California state lawmakers are poised to enact the nation's highest statewide minimum wage on Thursday, with gradual increases to $15 by 2022. Read more »

March 31, 2016

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Students get close-up look at Utah County agriculture

The Utah County chapter of the Utah Farm Bureau organized its Farm Field Days at a Springville farm, where second-graders were able to learn some of the ins and outs of agriculture, and where some... Read more »

March 30, 2016

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Apple remains in dark on how FBI hacked iPhone without help

The FBI's announcement that it mysteriously hacked into an iPhone is a public setback for Apple Inc., as consumers learned that they can't keep the government out of even an encrypted device that... Read more »

March 30, 2016

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Why saving is only half the equation for a comfortable retirement

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If you've saved enough to retire, congratulations. Now it's time to work up a plan to make that money last as long as possible. Read more »

March 30, 2016

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Romney's campaign prepped for contested convention predicted now for Trump

Four years ago, former Utah Gov. Mike Leavitt was quietly making preparations for a contested Republican National Convention to ensure Mitt Romney secured the party's nomination despite a... Read more »

March 29, 2016

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2 Salt Lake fires cause up to $600K in damage

Salt Lake fire officials are investigating two separate large structure fires that ignited within eight hours in Salt Lake City Tuesday. Combined, the fires caused as much as $600,000 in damage. Read more »

March 29, 2016

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Money in place for new state liquor store in Syracuse

Money for a new state liquor store in Davis County was among several alcohol-related measures Utah lawmakers approved in the legislative session that ended earlier this month. Read more »

March 29, 2016

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Utah consumer index climbs in March

The Zions Bank Utah Consumer Attitude Index increased 9.6 points to 115.4 in March. The national Consumer Confidence Index increased 2.2 points from February to March and currently sits at 96.2. Read more »

March 29, 2016

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Stericycle emissions permit up for review for Tooele County location

The Utah Division of Air Quality has opened up a public comment period on a proposed emissions permit for Stericycle to operate in its new location in Tooele County. A public hearing is also set... Read more »

March 29, 2016

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SoundCloud expands into mainstream with paid streaming plan

SoundCloud is entering paid music streaming, hoping to turn its huge community of cover singers, dubstep remixers and wannabe stars into a bigger source of revenue. Read more »

March 29, 2016

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How to know when it's time to buy an electric car

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As sticker prices slide, is an electric car a reasonable option? Only under the right circumstances, say most experts. Read more »

March 29, 2016

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Fire destroys Magna warehouse, causes partial closure of S.R. 201

Spurred by an explosion, a fire destroyed a condemned building Monday and caused the partial closure of a nearby highway in Magna. Read more »

March 29, 2016

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Feds identify 90 customers in Utah 'solar energy scheme'

The U.S. Department of Justice said it has identified 90 customers of a pair of Utah companies alleged to be involved in a solar energy 'abusive tax scheme" that cost the U.S. treasury more than $4... Read more »

March 28, 2016

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Associated grocery store pharmacies now carry overdose reversal drug

Some of Utah's most popular independent grocery stores and pharmacies will now make naloxone, an overdose reversal drug, available without a prescription. Read more »

March 28, 2016

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Michelle Singletary: The season of the purge

For the past two weeks, I've pulled out all the financial folders in my home-office file cabinet to see what I need to keep. Read more »

March 28, 2016

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Dave Ramsey says: Overspending is a choice

Overspending is, 100 percent of the time, a choice. It’s a decision. Most of the time it’s linked to immaturity, although there can be other issues at play. Read more »

March 28, 2016

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Airport unveils new rental car facilities

To prepare for the terminal redevelopment program, two new facilities were constructed to service rental cars at Salt Lake City International Airport. One is a quick turn-around building, and the... Read more »

March 28, 2016

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Just in time for April 18, where to find free tax help

Utah has a number of services available that offer free or low-cost alternatives to taxpayers filing their income taxes. For low- and moderate-income households, those options provide competent,... Read more »

March 27, 2016

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Apple releases small new iPhone, iPad for business use

Apple unveiled a small new iPhone, a new iPad tablet for business use and price cuts for its Apple Watch at a product event Monday. The announcements, which were largely expected, aim to keep up... Read more »

March 27, 2016

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Things Americans would rather do than file their taxes

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They also dislike the task more than changing diapers, cooking Thanksgiving dinner for their in-laws, and a host of other unpleasant things. Read more »

March 27, 2016

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FanX 2016 closes final day of stars, costumes and toys for kids of all ages

FanX wrapped up its 2016 event Saturday, bringing in about 50,000 fans to see celebrities, show off costumes from all genres and pick up nerdy merchandise. Read more »

March 26, 2016

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Coal story: It's about Utah, California and what lies ahead

Environmental groups and some California politicians don't want Utah coal shipped out of Oakland, but proponents of an export terminal say it is a solid business venture and a critical lifeline to... Read more »

March 26, 2016

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5 companies building relationships with Cuba

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As President Obama makes his historic visit to Cuba, the country also faces an onslaught of American enterprise. These are the companies who will establish the first trade connections with Cuba. Read more »

March 26, 2016

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For first time, drone delivers package to residential area

A drone has successfully delivered a package to a residential location in a small Nevada town in what its maker and the governor of the state said Friday was the first fully autonomous urban drone... Read more »

March 25, 2016

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Utah voter priorities shifting to reflect concern with health care, environment

The Utah Foundation 2016 Priorities Project reveals Utah voters are most concerned about health care, with a few environmental issues also showing up among their Top 10 priorities. Read more »

March 25, 2016

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Google Fiber retail store to open at Trolley Square

Salt Lake City’s newest technology hub will be located in a Google Fiber store at Trolley Square. Read more »

March 25, 2016

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Jury finds Jeremy Johnson guilty of just 8 of 86 charges against him

A key figure in the criminal cases against ex-Utah Attorneys General John Swallow and Mark Shurtleff was found not guilty of 78 of the 86 charges against him Friday. Ryan Riddle was found guilty of... Read more »

March 25, 2016

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Police following leads to identify 2 women who stole donation jar

Community members are helping a Utah girl raise money for a humanitarian trip to South America this summer after her fundraising efforts suffered a setback when a large donation jar was stolen from... Read more »

March 24, 2016

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Volkswagen gets a month for plan on diesel emissions fix

Volkswagen and government regulators must present a detailed plan within a month on getting nearly 600,000 diesel cars to comply with clean air laws or risk the possibility of a trial this summer... Read more »

March 24, 2016

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