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Businesses try to keep calm amid uncertainty of Brexit vote

Britain's vote to leave the European Union is already taking a toll on some small U.S. businesses, with canceled tour bookings in New York and U.K. retailers cutting back their orders from... Read more »

July 13, 2016

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Stocks mostly lower on Wall Street in morning trading

Stocks are mostly lower on Wall Street in morning trading Wednesday after setting records the last few days. Energy companies are falling sharply along with the price of oil. Utility companies,... Read more »

July 13, 2016

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Michelle Singletary: Summer jobs for kids are valuable teaching moments

All of Michelle Singletary's children have summer jobs, and she plans to use the opportunity to teach them about money and work. Read more »

July 12, 2016

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Dave Ramsey says: Larger families need to budget wisely

Larger families need to budget because having a lot of children doesn’t give you an excuse to live out of control or mean that living out of control without a plan is the definition of success. Read more »

July 12, 2016

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A new sign of the times in Park City™?

A trademark symbol is seen next to the “PC” in Park City on Tuesday. Read more »

July 12, 2016

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Utah lawmakers to consider $10M for new arena at state fairgrounds

State lawmakers will consider Wednesday whether to spend $10 million to build a stadium at the Utah State Fairpark to give the Days of '47 Rodeo a permanent home and hold other events to revitalize... Read more »

July 12, 2016

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Public comment period opens for proposed transportation plan

The Wasatch Front Regional Council released for public comment the draft 2017-2022 Transportation Improvement Program, totaling more than $4.3 billion in transportation investments. The plan... Read more »

July 12, 2016

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Utah gas prices dip, but still 12th highest in the country

Utah’s drivers saw gasoline price rise in April and May, before leveling out in June. This month, the average fuel price in Utah — $2.33 a gallon — is the 12th highest in the... Read more »

July 12, 2016

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New report says most job growth since recession has gone to highly educated

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Only about 1 percent of jobs created after the recession went to those without any level of college education. Read more »

July 12, 2016

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Feds seek $1.6M from contractor for fighting 2012 Alpine fire

The federal government wants $1.6 million from a Utah County construction company to cover suppression costs for a wildfire that a track hoe operator sparked in Alpine four years ago. Read more »

July 12, 2016

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What to expect as May starts untangling the UK from the EU

Home Secretary Theresa May is set to become Britain's new prime minister Wednesday when David Cameron steps down after six years at 10 Downing Street because of his defeat in the country's... Read more »

July 12, 2016

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US wholesale inventories up 0.1 percent in May

U.S. wholesale businesses increased their stockpiles by a modest amount in May while growth in their sales slowed slightly. Read more »

July 12, 2016

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Refugees get around town easier thanks to donated bicycles

Residents in a Sandy neighborhood donated more than 50 bicycles to recent refugees, giving them transportation to get around easier. Read more »

July 11, 2016

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IM Flash to lay off 7% of Utah workforce

Lehi-based IM Flash — a joint venture between Micron and Intel — said Monday the company will cut about 7 percent of its workforce, or about 130 positions out of about 1,850 positions... Read more »

July 11, 2016

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Special session on tap for $17 million Fairpark stadium

Gov. Gary Herbert called a special session for Wednesday so lawmakers can decide if the state will spend $10 million for a new stadium at the Utah State Fairpark. Other issues including toughening... Read more »

July 11, 2016

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Rep. Jason Chaffetz introduces bill to manage central Wasatch Mountains

A hard-fought comprise on conservation, preservation and future development of the central Wasatch Mountains' most popular and critical recreation areas could become federal law. Read more »

July 11, 2016

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Burberry names Gobbetti as new CEO to replace Bailey

Burberry PLC replaced Christopher Bailey as its CEO on Monday, ending the project of having him both lead the fashion house and serve as its chief creative officer. Read more »

July 11, 2016

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Paid parental leave wanted for both genders, Americans say

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Paid parental leave for both genders isn't as available as many would like it to be, and it's risen in notice to the point of being a campaign issue. Read more »

July 11, 2016

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Women more likely than men to face poverty during retirement

During their working years, women tend to earn less than men, and when they retire, they're more likely to live in poverty. Read more »

July 10, 2016

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This Is the Place park offers more than Mormon heritage

One of the greatest but little-known stories about Utah history is now a big part of This Is the Place Heritage Park. Read more »

July 10, 2016

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Japan's ruling coalition wins election, promises revival

Japan's ruling coalition was a clear winner in Sunday's parliamentary elections, preliminary results and Japanese media exit polls indicated, paving the way for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to push... Read more »

July 10, 2016

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Are millennials not taking stock in the stock market?

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Many millennials aren't investing in the stock market, mainly out of a lack or funds or understanding of how it works. Read more »

July 10, 2016

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Hostess is going public what you need to know

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Hostess Brands has sold a majority stake in its company to investment firm Gores Group, as the company continues to try adapting to a world where processed sugar is frowned upon. Read more »

July 10, 2016

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Do you eat lunch at your desk? Better question, should you?

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About 6 out of 10 Americans eat their lunch at their desk. Has efficiency gone too far? Read more »

July 10, 2016

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Park City trademark battle: Mayor says ski resort won't put its promises in writing

The debate over trademarking the name "Park City" continues as Vail Resorts and Park City leaders struggle to reach an agreement. Read more »

July 8, 2016

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Trump hats show challenge of proving products are USA made

Donald Trump's "Make America Great Again" hats proudly tout they are "Made in USA." Not necessarily always the case, an Associated Press review found. Read more »

July 8, 2016

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Evidence of British economic downturn piling up

The evidence is growing — Britain's decision to leave the European Union is already hitting the economy. Read more »

July 8, 2016

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Peterborough: Brexit, migrants and the last English pub left

The flag of St. George, a dartboard and a plaque honoring British soldiers killed in World War II adorn the walls of the Hand and Heart, the only pub left in one of Peterborough's most... Read more »

July 8, 2016

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Consumer Reports: Samsung phone not actually water resistant

Consumer Reports says a Samsung phone that's advertised as being "water resistant" actually isn't. Read more »

July 8, 2016

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How women can help each other succeed in the office

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Are catty, unsociable women a problem for working women? And if so, what is the solution for a better workplace for women? Read more »

July 8, 2016

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Average US 30-year mortgage rate falls to new 2016 lows

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell this week to the lowest level since May 2013, driven down by financial tumult in Europe. Read more »

July 7, 2016

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US gives tentative OK to flights to Cuba from 10 US cities

Scheduled commercial airline service to Havana from 10 American cities won tentative government approval Thursday, advancing President Barack Obama's effort to normalize relations with Cuba. Read more »

July 7, 2016

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Family-owned Boyle Appliance has been in Ogden for 160 years

An Ogden small business that opened its doors five years before the Civil War started is still open and thriving — and there's probably not an adjective out there to describe how unusual that... Read more »

July 6, 2016

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University of Utah won't get rid of fossil-fuel investments

The University of Utah board of trustees is rebuffing a push to get rid of the school's investments associated with fossil fuels. Read more »

July 6, 2016

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French diplomat says 'Brexit' won't hurt trade with Utah

French Consul General Emmanuel Lebrun-Damiens Tuesday addressed an audience of local business people at the offices of World Trade Center Utah, lauding existing economic development possibilities... Read more »

July 5, 2016

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Michelle Singletary: A financial spin on The Game of Life

Parents are often looking for ways to teach their children to be good money managers. Michelle Singletary suggests a version of The Game of Life. Read more »

July 5, 2016

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Photos: 5 local chefs compete to represent Utah in Great American Seafood Cook-off

Five chefs showcase their best seafood dish with the hopes of winning a chance to represent Utah at the 2016 Great American Seafood Cook-off in New Orleans. Read more »

July 5, 2016

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Dave Ramsey: Stopping the family guilt trips

By consistently giving or loaning your parents money, you’ve lost respect for them in the process. The relationship has become strained, and that’s a tough thing for anyone to deal with... Read more »

July 5, 2016

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For some, learning money management is complicated and foreign

Salt Lake County Library Services offers a free financial literacy program called the Family Prosperity Initiative designed to help refugees, immigrants and others better understand money matters. Read more »

July 4, 2016

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Capture it: The 10 best cameras for summer travel and family activities

From graduations and senior trips to vacations and backyard barbecues, summer is the time when memories are made — and recorded. Read more »

July 4, 2016

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Hot weather can mean high energy costs, but it doesn’t have to

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Hot weather can mean high energy costs as people across the country struggle to stay cool. Here are some ideas to beat the heat without breaking the bank. Read more »

July 3, 2016

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Here's why low income families struggle to pay auto insurance

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Those judged to be of lower economic status pay higher auto insurances rates, according to a Consumer Federation of America study. Read more »

July 3, 2016

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Why Provo is on 'brink' of 'very, very good things'

Provo officials hosted a town hall meeting this week and discussed plans to increase the number of retailers in the city through upgrading four existing shopping centers. Read more »

July 3, 2016

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When the neighborhood is owned by billion-dollar companies

Many of the single-family homes in the Piedmont Park neighborhood of Apopka, Florida, used to be owned by families — the Vargases and the Townes, the Pierces and the Riddles. Now, they're... Read more »

July 3, 2016

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A week after British vote, markets take stock

A week after Britain's shocking vote to leave the European Union, markets seem to have pushed the pause button. Read more »

July 3, 2016

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How to get your kids to provide long-term care for you when you need it most

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Millennials show a willingness to help out their parents as caregivers in more ways than one. Sometimes, the parents just have to communicate this. Read more »

July 3, 2016

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The adult coloring book craze gets another boost from this 1990s artist

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Around 12 million adult coloring books were sold last year, according to industry research. Read more »

July 3, 2016

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Spectacular Dugout Ranch: Cows plus science

The Dugout Ranch still has its spectacular world-renowned beauty, but it isn't quite the same as it was when Heidi Redd first saddled up a half-century ago. She now rides herd on a ranch that's... Read more »

July 2, 2016

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Chicago park defender battles 'Star Wars' creator George Lucas and wins

The head of a small nonprofit that stood its ground and blocked "Star Wars" creator George Lucas' private museum. Read more »

July 2, 2016

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Apple sued in China over showing of war film from the 1990s

Apple is being sued by a subsidiary of China's broadcasting regulator over a propaganda film more than 20 years old, in the latest legal wrangling for the tech giant in China in recent weeks. Read more »

July 2, 2016

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