There are a million things you need to learn as a business owner, in addition to the thing you’re really good at. You may be a superb butcher/baker/candlestick maker, but in order to survive... Read more »
The Governor’s Office of Economic Development and Overstock.com announced the company will grow its employee base by bringing 333 additional jobs to Salt Lake County. The IT positions will be... Read more »
A court hearing has been set for Aug. 27 in the ongoing mediation between Park City Mountain Resort and Talisker Land Holdings. Read more »
The back-to-school shopping season is off to a promising start, but retailers may be sacrificing profit for sales. Read more »
Rocky Mountain Power has been ranked No. 1 in safety in the country by the 2013 Edison Electric Institute’s Safety Survey. Read more »
General Electric confirmed that it is considering the sale of its historic appliance division, part of its effort to focus on selling more complex and profitable industrial equipment. Read more »
U.S. auto loans jumped to the highest level in eight years this spring, fueled by a big increase in lending to risky borrowers, according to a report Thursday by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Read more »
An Iowa drug developer is preparing to test a possible Ebola vaccine in humans, as scientists race to develop ways to prevent or fight a virus that has killed more than 1,000 people in a West... Read more »
The stock price of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway topped $200,000 for the first time Thursday. Read more »
The literary executor of George Orwell's estate is accusing Amazon.com of committing an Orwellian crime: doublespeak. Read more »
Royal Dutch Shell has agreed to sell drilling rights in shale formations in Louisiana and Wyoming for $2.1 billion in two transactions. Read more »
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. cut its annual profit outlook on Thursday as the world's largest retailer faced another quarter of sluggish sales and traffic declines. Read more »
You can have Bill Cosby in the palm of your hand. And Jim Jefferies will tickle you at your discretion. Read more »
Two-thirds of the world's population don't have the Internet, and tech giants like Facebook and Google are attempting to change that by offering free Internet to remote countries and villages... Read more »
It's easy to go online and get a 360-degree, ground-level view of almost any street in the United States and throughout the world. Soon, scientists hope people will be able to do the same with... Read more »
It happens every year: Summer seems to last forever, but then the end comes quickly enough to take everyone by surprise. Read more »
Record-setting rainfall in the Detroit area has slowed vehicle production, automakers said Tuesday. Read more »
The facade is up and roof beams were being placed for Park City Film Studios on Tuesday in Park City. Read more »
Putting a freeze on your credit report only provides partial protection against identity theft. I’d also recommend having a good identity theft protection program in place. Read more »
Madaus and the Bubi Bottle are living proof of a recent study conducted by Forbes Insights, the O.C. Tanner Institute and the Cicero Group that found 72 percent of people who win awards for their... Read more »
U.S. employers in June advertised the most monthly job openings in more than 13 years. Read more »
NEW YORK — Wal-Mart thought shoppers would jump at the opportunity to use a smartphone app to scan items they want to buy as they walk through store aisles. In theory, they could speed... Read more »
Marvel Entertainment, which muscled into pop culture with comic books, TV cartoons and movies, is gambling on attracting new fans as it tackles 3-D — but forget the silly glasses. Read more »
When birds and planes collide, the results can be deadly. That's why airports around the world work hard to keep birds away, even resorting to shooting or poisoning large flocks. Read more »
Alta's policy to keep anyone who uses the words "shred, rip or tear" off its slopes unfairly denies snowboarders access to some of best terrain in the Wasatch mountains, an attorney for a group who... Read more »
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Twitter and some other social media outlets are trying to block the spread of gruesome images of the beheading of journalist James Foley by Islamic State militants, while a movement to deny his... Read more »
When you buy a box of crackers labeled “natural,” do you just assume they’re organic? Don’t. When you choose an “all natural” chocolate syrup for your... Read more »
Most people take electricity in their homes for granted, only missing it during the occasional power outage. But near Lake Powell, some families have been waiting decades to get electricity, and... Read more »
Raising a child costs on average $245,000. So what does that look like in other ways? Here's a list. Read more »
About 40 percent of Americans aren't taking their vacation time. But are they missing out on some potential benefits? Read more »
Facebook shocked the world this week by doing the most obvious thing ever: Labeling satire as satire. Read more »
If you honestly feel like you deserve a raise because of your effort and performance, that’s fine. But don’t bring up your co-worker and what he or she makes in the discussion. Read more »
Target slashed its annual profit outlook as the retailer continues to reel from a massive data breach, a disappointing expansion in Canada and sluggish sales in the U.S. Read more »
In January 2012, Gov. Gary Herbert set a goal of achieving job growth in Utah of 100,000 jobs in 1,000 days. He announced Tuesday that the goal appears to have been met and then some, with the... Read more »
An environmental analysis on a network of 25 miles of natural gas gathering lines near Moab is up for public review. Federal land managers are considering a proposal by Fidelity Exploration as part... Read more »
Russian news agencies reported Thursday that the country's food safety agency will conduct checks on McDonald's restaurants in the Urals following food safety complaints, a day after four branches... Read more »
Up late checking your email? You're bound to run into one of these 12 emails. Read more »
Apple's stock touched a new high Wednesday, reflecting investors' renewed faith in CEO Tim Cook's ability to outwit the competition and expand the technological hit factory built by the late Steve... Read more »
If it walks like a drama and talks like a drama and yet calls itself a comedy, that's just fine with the Emmy Awards. Read more »
Bank of America's purchase of Countrywide Financial has cost it tens of billions of dollars over the past six years. An expected $17 billion settlement with the Justice Departm ent will increase... Read more »
When the subcompact Fit failed a crash test, Honda went back to the drawing board. Read more »
A downtown Salt Lake landmark more than a century old is getting a makeover that will help continue its legacy for the next hundred years. Renovation is underway on a 119-year, five-story building... Read more »
Workers at a state-of-the-art solar plant in the Mojave Desert have a name for birds that fly through the plant's concentrated sun rays — "streamers," for the smoke plume that comes from... Read more »
For the most recent month, the NFIB’s survey results show a slight increase in overall economic optimism among those businesses responding to the survey. Read more »
Have the pathways, roadmaps, proven strategies and GPS units killed off the spirits of great explorers like Magellan, Marco Polo and Lewis and Clark? How do you revive the explorer in you or... Read more »
In an effort to avoid fires or unwanted odors, the Timpanogos Special Service District has temporarily decided to stop collecting green waste from the north Utah County area after its compost pile... Read more »
The Utah Transit Authority is preparing to begin work on many of the downtown TRAX stations, beginning with Courthouse Station. Read more »
Are Americans really being bullied at work? Or are U.S. workers just too sensitive to criticism? Several readers have sent these questions my way during the last month since I wrote a couple of... Read more »
A Bountiful man trying to make a living was surprised by the gift from a stranger to help with his work. Read more »
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