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Family businesses are one of the most trusted types of businesses in the United States. Here's why that's so important. Read more »

April 28, 2015

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Kellogg to close frozen food facility in Clearfield

Kellogg Co. is getting ready to move out of its 100,000 square-foot frozen food facility in Clearfield by November. Read more »

April 28, 2015

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Utah consumer attitudes affected by rising fuel prices

The Zions Bank Utah Consumer Attitude Index decreased 8.8 points to 105.6 in April. The national Consumer Confidence Index decreased 6.2 points from March to April and currently sits at 95.2. Read more »

April 28, 2015

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Genetic testing moves into world of employee health

Big companies are considering blending genetic testing with coaching on nutrition and exercise to help workers lose weight and improve their health before serious conditions like diabetes or heart... Read more »

April 28, 2015

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Obama, Abe declare progress, but no breakthrough, on trade

President Barack Obama acknowledged Friday the challenge he faces winning congressional support for a major Asia-Pacific trade deal that has become a cornerstone of his second term agenda. "It's... Read more »

April 28, 2015

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House GOP bill blocks new air flights, cruise ships to Cuba

House Republicans unveiled legislation on Tuesday to sharply curb the Obama administration's recent moves to ease restrictions on travel to Cuba. Read more »

April 28, 2015

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US home prices accelerated in February as sales rise

U.S. home prices climbed at a faster pace in February than the previous month, driven by higher sales and a limited supply of available houses. Read more »

April 28, 2015

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Drones and dogs deployed in battle to save the guacamole

A deadly fungus spread by a beetle has the potential to decimate Florida's avocado crop, but researchers are testing drones and disease-sniffing dogs as tools to fight the scourge, thus saving the... Read more »

April 28, 2015

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Ford's 1Q net income falls on strong dollar, lower sales

Ford's net income fell 6.5 percent to $924 million in the first quarter, hurt by lower sales and the impact of a stronger U.S. dollar. Read more »

April 28, 2015

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Aetna raises 2015 outlook after 1Q earnings tops forecasts

as hiked its 2015 earnings outlook beyond analyst expectations after reporting first-quarter net income that jumped 17 percent and also topped forecasts. Read more »

April 28, 2015

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US consumer confidence slides in April

U.S. consumer confidence fell this month to the lowest level in four months, knocked down by a slowdown in hiring. Read more »

April 28, 2015

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Balancing act: When everything comes together, life is in balance

As I've grown older, I've learned that things in life often don't work out the way you hope they will. But every now and then, they do. Last week, lots of little things came together to make me... Read more »

April 28, 2015

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Entrepreneurs hatch hen-rental idea for fans of fresh eggs

The name of Jenn Tompkins' company sends customers into fits of laughter. Read more »

April 28, 2015

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Randy Shumway: A cure for the 'tapeworm of the economy'?

Predictive analytics and preventive medicine are transforming health care in the United States to be more affordable and more effective, allowing U.S. health care costs to decrease to levels... Read more »

April 28, 2015

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Why some handsome men have trouble finding work

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Being an attractive guy might not be enough to get you through a job interview, according to new research published in the journal of Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes. Read more »

April 27, 2015

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How one woman unplugged from technology for her family — and how you can, too

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Science tells us that screen time puts our minds, bodies and relationships at risk. While many of us are required to stay connected for work, unplugging from daily technology is easier than most... Read more »

April 27, 2015

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North Salt Lake officials: Repairing hill will cost $2 million

City officials have said it will cost about $2 million to fix up the hill where a landslide destroyed a North Salt Lake family's home in August. Read more »

April 27, 2015

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Forget the watch: Apple's iPhones are still the main event

The iPhone is still the engine behind Apple's phenomenal success, even if attention lately has been focused on its new smartwatch. Read more »

April 27, 2015

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The battle over the minimum wage heats up with a hunger strike

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Democrats have set their sights on a $12 minimum wage, but there is a movement among workers in service jobs demanding $15. Read more »

April 27, 2015

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Chipotle says removal of GMO ingredients from food complete

Chipotle says it has completed phasing out genetically modified ingredients from its food, making it the first national fast-food chain to do so. Read more »

April 27, 2015

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ESPN suing Verizon over unbundling of its sports channel

suing Verizon in an escalating clash over how the popular sports channel is being sold in a discounted pay-TV package. Read more »

April 27, 2015

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Corinthian Colleges closes all 28 remaining campuses

Corinthian Colleges canceled classes Monday and shut down all of its remaining 28 ground campuses, displacing about 16,000 students, less than two weeks after the Education Department announced it... Read more »

April 27, 2015

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Starbucks breakdown shows how registers have evolved

A glitch that disabled registers at thousands of Starbucks stores Friday was a reminder of the invisible systems restaurants rely on to run increasingly sophisticated operations. Read more »

April 27, 2015

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Burger King heats it up with spicy Whopper and sales surge

The home of the Whopper enjoyed its biggest sales jump in nearly a decade in the U.S. and Canada during the first quarter, boosted by a pricier new flavor of its signature burger and an ongoing 2... Read more »

April 27, 2015

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Japan's prime minister focuses on economy and women's issues

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Monday his administration is trying to improve the status of women in his country as it also seeks to protect women's rights on the international stage. Read more »

April 27, 2015

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