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US homebuilder sentiment slips in March

mebuilders are feeling slightly less confident in their sales prospects, but their overall sales outlook remains favorable. Read more »

March 16, 2015

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16 ski resorts worth hundreds of millions could be sold

A real estate investment trust that's considering getting out of the snow business could sell more than a dozen ski resorts from Maine to California that are worth hundreds of millions of dollars. Read more »

March 16, 2015

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Despite low returns, traditional savings accounts are still popular

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Savings account interest rates are nothing to write home about, but they remain popular. Here's why, as well as some alternatives to conventional savings. Read more »

March 16, 2015

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Institute: China now world's third-biggest arms exporter

China has overtaken Germany to become the world's third-biggest arms exporter, although its 5 percent of the market remains small compared to the combined 58 percent of exports from the U.S. and... Read more »

March 15, 2015

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Man who walked miles to work gets new suburban apartment

A man who said he walked 21 miles to and from work each day is settling into a new, suburban Detroit apartment after receiving thousands of dollars in online donations. Read more »

March 15, 2015

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Egypt basks in world support at investor conference

Egypt's president claimed broad support from the international community for his vision of the future on Sunday, in a boisterous speech to an investor conference that saw billions pledged to boost... Read more »

March 15, 2015

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Fight over Keystone XL project doesn't stall pipeline boom

America is in a crude oil pipeline boom, with about 3.3 million barrels per day of capacity coming online since 2012. Read more »

March 15, 2015

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16 ski resorts worth hundreds of millions, including Utah's Brighton, could be sold

A real estate investment trust that's considering getting out of the snow business could sell more than dozen ski resorts from Maine to California that are worth hundreds of millions of dollars. Read more »

March 14, 2015

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Businesses upbeat on Egypt's chances at investment meeting

Corporate leaders offered upbeat assessments Saturday of Egypt's economic prospects and confidence in the government's ongoing efforts to streamline the country for business after four years of... Read more »

March 14, 2015

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Egypt gets $12 billion-plus in Gulf-state investment promises

Egypt secured billions of dollars in investment commitments, with Gulf Arab investors playing a key role on the second day of a conference billed by the government as a milestone in efforts to... Read more »

March 14, 2015

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Germany's Siemens pledges $10.5B in Egypt power projects

German industrial giant Siemens agreed to invest $10.5 billion ($10 billion euros) in Egypt on Saturday, with projects to build power plants that will boost the country's electricity generation... Read more »

March 14, 2015

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FFA inspires future farmers and more

Utah's state FFA convention is a celebration of member achievements attended by students with interests ranging from farming to biology to business. Read more »

March 13, 2015

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Questar announces retirement of executive v.p.

Allan Bradley, Questar executive vice president and president and CEO of Questar Pipeline, is retiring, Questar announced. Read more »

March 13, 2015

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Obama's solution to seizing of US knives, high border costs

Hardware Sales Inc. of Bellingham, Washington, does about 25 percent of its online business outside the United States. But going global can be frustrating. Overzealous Australian customs inspectors... Read more »

March 13, 2015

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Suez Canal head says zone development can bring in billions

The head of Egypt's Suez Canal Authority said Friday the government will offer investors 18 projects worth around $40 billion to create a new industrial and logistical zone along the strategic... Read more »

March 13, 2015

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At odds with Google, US seeks new rule on computer access

The Justice Department is at odds with Google and privacy groups over the government's push to make it easier to locate and hack into computers in criminal investigations, a simmering conflict with... Read more »

March 13, 2015

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US wholesale prices down for fourth straight month

Wholesale prices fell for a fourth straight month in February as a decline in food prices offset an increase in gasoline prices. Read more »

March 13, 2015

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3 Gulf nations pledge billions to Egypt at conference

Egypt's Gulf Arab allies promised it $12 billion in new investment and aid on Friday, as President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi opened an international conference to promote an ambitious recovery plan for... Read more »

March 13, 2015

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Forbes Magazine ranks Utah 'the best state for business'

In its annual list, “The Best and Worst States for Business,” Forbes Magazine ranked Utah No. 1. Read more »

Nov. 14, 2014

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