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What consumers need to know about chip technology in charge cards

Across the country, financial institutions are introducing the EMV chip card that will be widely used by the end of 2015. The new credit card improves fraud protection for consumers and changes the... Read more »

July 30, 2015

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Weather to blame for major shortage in donations to Utah Food Bank

Summertime is the busiest time for the Utah Food Bank. As the need for services rises, donations are down nearly 50 percent from this time last year. Read more »

July 29, 2015

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Saving just $4 per day can make you a millionaire by age 65

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If you ever dreamed about being a millionaire, that dream is only about $4 away. Read more »

July 29, 2015

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Vail set to announce that 2 Utah ski resorts are combining

Vail Resorts is set to make official Wednesday that it is combining Park City Mountain Resort and Canyons Resort under one name and logo in a move that will allow the ski industry titan to market... Read more »

July 29, 2015

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Better economy has smokers buying more Marlboros

A better economy is helping sell more Marlboros and Camels, even as prices climb. That brought higher profits for their makers in the second quarter. Read more »

July 29, 2015

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Review: 5 ways Windows 10 fixes annoyances in predecessor

It took me just a weekend to get comfortable with Microsoft's new Windows 10 operating system, something I never did with its predecessor, Windows 8, even after nearly three years. Read more »

July 29, 2015

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Microsoft debuts Windows 10: Why it's being given away free

Microsoft debuted its new Windows 10 operating system Wednesday, in what the company hopes will be a pivotal moment in its bid regain its sway in a world where the PC is no longer king. Read more »

July 29, 2015

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Volkswagen Q2 earns slip on restructuring, troubled markets

Automaker Volkswagen AG saw profits slip in the second quarter despite taking the global lead in sales over Toyota and GM. Read more »

July 29, 2015

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China auto sales slump hits industry fortunes

General Motors Co.'s $5 billion initiative to create cars for China and other emerging markets comes just as automakers face a collapse in the booming Chinese demand they were counting on to power... Read more »

July 29, 2015

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MasterCard 2Q profit slips and revenue falls short

MasterCard Inc. on Wednesday said that its second-quarter profit edged down 1 percent as a strong dollar weighed on the company's results. Read more »

July 29, 2015

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Fed is likely to delay 1st rate hike in 9 years a bit longer

The Federal Reserve is moving toward raising interest rates from record lows — just not likely yet. Read more »

July 29, 2015

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US strength helps Goodyear top expectations

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. on Wednesday reported a drop in second-quarter profit as a strong U.S. dollar cut into international sales, but the results beat Wall Street expectations. Read more »

July 29, 2015

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Insurer Anthem hikes 2015 forecast, 2Q earnings climb

Health insurer Anthem is raising its 2015 forecast again after earnings jumped more than 17 percent in its most recent quarter. Read more »

July 29, 2015

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NTSB: Developer of commercial spacecraft should have prepared for human error

The developer of the commercial spacecraft that broke apart during a test flight over California's Mojave Desert last year failed to protect against human error, specifically the co-pilot unlocking... Read more »

July 29, 2015

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US pending home sales slip in June

The number of signed contracts to buy homes fell in June, as limited supplies of homes on the market are holding back possible sales growth. Read more »

July 29, 2015

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Snowbird co-founder Dick Bass dies at 85

Dick Bass always had a story to tell, a song to sing, homespun aphorisms to recite, called Bassisms, or a few lines of poetry to deliver. He loved to talk, and talk he did. Read more »

July 28, 2015

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Consumer index declines 6.5 points in July amid concerns about global economy

The Zions Bank Utah Consumer Attitude Index fell 6.5 points to 105.3 in July amid concerns about the global economy. The national Consumer Confidence Index declined 8.9 points from June to July to... Read more »

July 28, 2015

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Court orders EPA to relax air-pollution limits in 13 states

A federal appeals court is ordering the Environmental Protection Agency to relax some limits it set on smokestack emissions that cross state lines and taint downwind areas with air pollution from... Read more »

July 28, 2015

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From rents to haircuts, Americans start to feel price hikes

Apartment rents are up. So are prices for restaurant meals, haircuts, gym memberships and a cup of coffee. Read more »

July 28, 2015

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Volkswagen sold more vehicles than Toyota in first half

Volkswagen overtook Toyota in global vehicle sales for January-June, the first time the German automaker has come out top in the intensely competitive tallies. Read more »

July 28, 2015

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Global markets stabilize; US indexes move higher on earnings

Global stock markets are steadying as a rout in Chinese shares slowed and U.S. indexes moved higher. Read more »

July 28, 2015

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Ford surprises in 2Q with record North American profit

Ford Motor Co.'s net income jumped 44 percent to $1.9 billion in the second quarter as the company was able to charge more for new SUVs with premium features. Read more »

July 28, 2015

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US home prices rose 4.9 pct. in May, lifted by strong sales

U.S. home prices rose steadily in May, pushed higher by a healthy increase in sales this year. Read more »

July 28, 2015

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Greece advances in loan talks, under fire for euro exit plan

Greece pushed ahead with talks on a new rescue loan Tuesday, but its government came under increasing pressure over claims it had a top-secret plan to prepare for a euro exit that involved... Read more »

July 28, 2015

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With Boston out, another Salt Lake Olympics gains a breath

Now that Boston's bid for the 2024 Summer Games has ended, is there a chance of another Olympics for Salt Lake City? Read more »

July 27, 2015

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