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US home prices climbing steadily

U.S. home prices increased at a solid clip in April, led by double-digit jumps in Denver and San Francisco. Read more »

June 30, 2015

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Consumer confidence index climbs to 101.4 in June

Consumer confidence showed a solid gain in June following a modest increase in May, supporting the view that strong job gains are giving a boost to the overall economy. Read more »

June 30, 2015

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More overtime on the way? Obama calls for broader coverage

They're called managers, and they sometimes work grueling schedules at fast food chains and retail stores. But with no overtime eligibility, their pay may be lower per hour than many workers they... Read more »

June 30, 2015

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After resisting for years, JetBlue adds checked bag fee

The era of free checked suitcases on JetBlue has come to an end. Read more »

June 30, 2015

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Coal industry scores a win but fate of plants still in air

Coal companies and their supporters scored a courtroom victory with a U.S. Supreme Court decision that said the Obama administration failed to take potential costs into account when it decided to... Read more »

June 30, 2015

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Michelle Singletary: A woman's place is on the money at last

A remake of the $10 bill will include a portrait of a woman, and although a man, Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew, gets the final say on who that woman will be, he's open to suggestions. So let's take... Read more »

June 30, 2015

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Floating store opens at marina in Glen Canyon

A new floating convenience store and snack bar has arrived at the Halls Crossing Marina. Read more »

June 29, 2015

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Photos: Ground broken on laboratory for 3 state agencies

The Unified State Laboratory will provide space for the Utah Department of Agriculture and Food, Utah Department of Health, as well as the Utah State Crime Lab. Read more »

June 29, 2015

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TRAX, streetcar to operate late on July 4th

The Utah Transit Authority is offering late TRAX service to Independence Day revelers who are dependent on transit to attend festivities. Read more »

June 29, 2015

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Tourists on holiday coping with Greece's financial crisis

Tourists on holiday in Greece offered advice to others Monday: Bring extra euros. Read more »

June 29, 2015

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The next act: what happens now in Greece's drama

Greece has entered the twilight zone. Read more »

June 29, 2015

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'In the name of God, this flag comes down today!'

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Bree Newsome was arrested shortly after removing the Confederate battle flag from atop a pole at the South Carolina state capitol. An act she claimed to do "in the name of God." Read more »

June 29, 2015

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Sturt and Nordstrom: The One-Three-Five Rule to ending decision paralysis

Too often managers believe they, not their team, are the decision-maker and then wonder why their employees are not fully engaged in the decision or the outcome. Read more »

June 29, 2015

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Looking for love on a dating app? You may find music instead

In your quest to find a date, a spouse or a hook-up, you might discover something else when using dating apps: new music. Read more »

June 29, 2015

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US pending home sales climb to 9-year high

More Americans signed contracts to purchase homes in May, as pending sales climbed to their highest level in more than nine years. Read more »

June 29, 2015

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5 ways airlines are actually making flying better

Amid the unpleasantness, there are a few bright spots where airlines inject a bit of humanity back into our journey. Read more »

June 29, 2015

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Swedish woman's Wall Street dream led to $850M lawsuit

She was a young woman from a tiny Swedish town who aspired to work on Wall Street. He was a married man from China who owned a Manhattan investment consulting firm. The intersection of their lives... Read more »

June 28, 2015

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Greeks face new uncertainty after vote called on bailout

Anxiety over Greece's future swelled on Saturday, with people queuing outside banks to withdraw cash, after Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' call for the people to vote on a proposed bailout deal... Read more »

June 27, 2015

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Why kindness is key to a healthy office environment

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Workplace experts are hoping to correct the old assumption that, in business, nice guys finish last. Read more »

June 27, 2015

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Renovation Solutions: Tudors or craftsman home styles offer a lot

With each style comes unique renovation challenges and opportunities. We hope the next few columns can help you determine the predominant style of your home and the challenges you may face... Read more »

June 26, 2015

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What our babies say about the changing face of America

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According to a new report by the Pew Research Center, the number of mixed-race babies is higher than it's ever been. Read more »

June 26, 2015

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Hatch plays key role in Senate passing trade bill

Sen. Orrin Hatch played a key role in advancing President Barack Obama's international trade agenda that could boost exports and create new jobs for Utah businesses. Read more »

June 25, 2015

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Federal regulators hear Utah testimony on depleted uranium

As Utah works through its lengthy process to establish the parameters for the possible disposal of large quantities of depleted uranium, the federal Nuclear Regulatory Commission held a briefing on... Read more »

June 25, 2015

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Father, son used LDS Church membership in investment fraud, prosecutors allege

A father and son who federal regulators accused of running a Ponzi scheme nearly four years ago now face criminal charges in state court. Read more »

June 25, 2015

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No more fee: T-Mobile's new phone-upgrade program explained

T-Mobile is revamping its phone-upgrade program by eliminating a $10-a-month charge for the most popular phones. Read more »

June 25, 2015

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