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Ben Bernanke says he was reluctant on AIG bailout

Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke etched a portrait Friday of his initial reluctance to have the central bank rescue American International Group Inc. in 2008. But he ultimately came to... Read more »

Oct. 10, 2014

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German downturn casts shadow over world economy

As if the global economy didn't have enough troubles, it looks like Germany, Europe's traditional growth engine, risks falling into recession — or growth so weak it holds back the entire euro... Read more »

Oct. 10, 2014

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Top finance officials grapple with weak growth

Finance ministers from the world's largest economies said Friday they are determined to prevent a slide into another global recession, but a top U.S. official expressed frustration that a number of... Read more »

Oct. 10, 2014

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Kmart becomes latest victim of data breach

Sears Holdings Corp. announced that it detected a data breach at its Kmart stores that started last month, affecting certain customers' credit and debit card accounts. Read more »

Oct. 10, 2014

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Nursing home chain to pay $38M in US settlement

A nursing home chain has agreed to pay $38 million to resolve allegations that it billed Medicare and Medicaid for substandard care at dozens of facilities around the country, the Justice... Read more »

Oct. 10, 2014

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Japan court orders Google to remove search results

A Japanese judge has ordered Google to remove search results of a man's unflattering past in an order the plaintiff's lawyer compared to Europe's "right to be forgotten" ruling. Read more »

Oct. 10, 2014

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Olive Garden seen through an unlimited pasta pass

The "Never Ending Pasta Pass" card from Olive Garden not only promised weeks of unlimited pasta, but a look into why the chain is fighting to hold onto customers. Read more »

Oct. 10, 2014

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Photos: Overstock breaks ground on new corporate campus in Midvale

Overstock breaks ground on its new corporate campus in Midvale. In addition to the central office building, the campus will include an amenities building, park-like open green space and a parking... Read more »

Oct. 10, 2014

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UTA says it won't increase fares next year, but will expand holiday service

The Utah Transit Authority announced Wednesday that while the agency will continue to examine a distance-based fare structure, UTA will expand holiday transit service, maintain its current fare... Read more »

Oct. 9, 2014

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GOED audit mostly positive, reveals minor concerns

An audit of the Governor's Office of Economic Development shows the agency appears to be doing its job effectively. The report performed by independent auditing firm Tanner LLC was requested by the... Read more »

Oct. 9, 2014

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EBay brands itself as a place to 'shop the world'

E-commerce site eBay is kicking off a global branding campaign that aims to draw attention to the wide array of goods it has available ahead of the holiday shopping season. Read more »

Oct. 9, 2014

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Mexico's junk food taxes hitting Pepsi, Coke

No wonder Coke and Pepsi are spending millions of dollars to fight proposed taxes on sugary drinks in California. Read more »

Oct. 9, 2014

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Airport screening for Ebola: 5 things to know

The Obama administration announced Wednesday that airline passengers arriving from the three West African countries experiencing an unprecedented Ebola outbreak will now be screened for potential... Read more »

Oct. 9, 2014

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How to answer 10 weird questions you'll get in an interview

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Yes, you might get some weird questions during an interview. Here are 10 of the strangest. Read more »

Oct. 8, 2014

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Former big league MVP touts leadership and ethics in business

In his heyday, Dale Murphy was a free-swinging power hitter who relished playing major league baseball at a high level with integrity and professionalism. Over two decades following his last... Read more »

Oct. 8, 2014

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DeseretNews.com reaches all-time high for web traffic in September

DeseretNews.com, along with its associated websites and apps, soared past 50 million combined page views last month, setting a new all-time high mark of 54.3 million combined page views. Read more »

Oct. 8, 2014

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Is an online, for-profit education worth it? Employers may not think so

Thirty-two percent of for-profit college alumni don’t think their education was worth it, and almost half believe their college was more interested in money than education. Read more »

Oct. 8, 2014

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Recession caused wealthy to pull back on giving, while low-income gave more

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Wealthy Americans are giving less of their share of income, while the poor and middle-class are giving more, according to a report released by the Chronicle of Philanthropy. Read more »

Oct. 7, 2014

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Q&A: The secret to happiness lies in faith, family, community and work, says AEI president

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Arthur Brooks talks with Deseret News' Paul Edwards about the moral case for capitalism and the secret to happiness. Read more »

Oct. 7, 2014

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