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End economic migration, EU border chief says

Recent tragedies involving migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean show that Europe must do more to stop migration by people seeking to escape poverty, the head of the European Union's border... Read more »

April 20, 2015

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Global, Chinese automakers debut new car models

Ford showed off its new Taurus and Nissan unveiled a midsize sedan designed for China on Monday at a Shanghai Auto Show that highlighted the commercial resurgence of lower-priced Chinese auto brands. Read more »

April 20, 2015

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A small victory for fliers: summer domestic fares fall $2.01

After years of steadily-rising airfare, travelers this summer can expect a tiny bit of relief — $2.01 in savings to be exact. Read more »

April 20, 2015

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Airline industry is least liked industries in study

Passenger satisfaction with air carriers in the U.S. improved slightly this year but not enough to pull airlines from the bottom of the list of most appreciated industries. Read more »

April 20, 2015

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Happiness research inspired one business owner to implement a minimum salary

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Dan Price, who owns Gravity Payments, will make $70,000 the base salary at his company. Read more »

April 19, 2015

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Should you tell your friends how much money you make?

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Telling your friend how much money you make may open up a conversation about income inequality, which could lead you both towards better paychecks. Read more »

April 19, 2015

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University of Utah commits to buying more local food

University of Utah students could soon be eating more burgers made with grass-fed beef topped with cheese from local creameries. The school has committed to spending more of its food dollars on... Read more »

April 19, 2015

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Finance officials see rising risks to economic recovery

World finance officials said Saturday they see a number of threats on the horizon for a global economy still clawing back from the deepest recession in seven decades, and a potential Greek debt... Read more »

April 18, 2015

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BMW recalling 91,800 Mini Coopers to fix air bag problem

BMW is recalling 91,800 Mini Coopers to fix a defect that may prevent the air bag on the front passenger side of the cars from deploying in a crash. Read more »

April 18, 2015

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In NYC, debate over saving small shops amid chains' rise

Looking for a "Seinfeld"-style coffee shop? It's sharing the city with 280 Starbucks and more than 530 Dunkin Donuts. A good neighborhood deli? It's competing with some 460 Subways. And the corner... Read more »

April 18, 2015

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Global finance leaders see economy strengthening

Financial officials from the world's major economies on Friday welcomed modest improvements in the global economy while side-stepping fears rattling global financial markets that Greece will... Read more »

April 17, 2015

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Leadership touted at governor's economic summit

Strategic vision and prudent guidance have helped propel Utah to its status as one the nation’s most robust economies, according to Gov. Gary Herbert. Read more »

April 17, 2015

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Google shaking up search recommendations on smartphones

Google is about to change the way its influential search engine recommends websites on smartphones in a shift that's expected to sway where millions of people shop, eat and find information. Read more »

April 17, 2015

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Why do only half of Americans invest in stocks?

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Roughly half of all Americans do not invest in the stock market. Millennials invest in stock at half that rate. Here are some of the reasons why they choose not to invest in stock. Read more »

April 17, 2015

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Where does 'cool' come from?

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In 2001, journalist and researcher Douglas Rushkoff decided to dive deep into the heart of how marketers target teens. The result was a Frontline PBS special titled “The Merchants of... Read more »

April 16, 2015

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Working parents and stay-at-home parents weigh their choices

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Few families have the choice of whether a parent should stay at home or not. But those who can choose have to weigh their options the best they can. Read more »

April 16, 2015

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How part-time work could affect your next parent-teacher conference

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Roughly 17 percent of workers have “unstable” work schedules, according to a report by the Economic Policy Institute released this month, a trend that is hurting families and... Read more »

April 15, 2015

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Winning the middle class financial battle

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Families with what's considered middle-class income may seem caught between a rock and a hard place when it comes to paying the bills and making long term plans. A disciplined financial approach... Read more »

April 15, 2015

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