Freelancers and millennials help usher in the age of the independent worker

For much of the past century, the era of Big Work — the 40-hour workweek and its employer-provided benefits — were the foundation of our economy. That was then. Now, independent work is... Read more »

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National Edition

Face time vs. screen time: The technological impact on communication

Word or emoji? Face or screen? There are more ways than ever to communicate, but some experts are concerned that too much reliance on less-direct forms of communication could be bad for children... Read more »

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Road Home to use Midvale shelter one more season before building new facility on site

The Road Home will use its Midvale community winter shelter one more season before building a new facility at the same site. Architectural plans and other preparations are ongoing. Read more »

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Get the names right — or suffer Bridezilla's wrath

Washington Post columnist Catherine Rampell begs, pleads and demands that women's first and last names get equal billings on invitations and other mailings. Read more »

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LDS Church News

President Uchtfdorf visits Provo City Center Temple, 'Studio C' cast and other local attractions

Putting a bright orange vest over his suit coat and wearing a hard hat, President Dieter F. Uchtdorf got an up-close look at the construction that is transforming the ruins of the Provo Tabernacle... Read more »

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Dick Harmon: Taysom Hill steals center stage in BYU's win over UConn

For the second year in a row, BYU quarterback Taysom Hill had to travel across the country and battle a hungry home team in a season opener. This time, unlike his shaky start at Virginia, Hill... Read more »

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United Nations says Syria refugees top 3 million mark

The civil war in Syria has forced 3 million people out of the country as more than a million people fled in the past year, creating a crisis that the U.N. refugee agency said requires the biggest... Read more »

US consumer spending dips 0.1 percent

U.S. consumer spending fell in July, with a drop in auto purchases accounting for most of the weakness. Income growth also slowed. Read more »

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Unified police chief cleared in shooting of Taylorsville man

Unified Police Chief Tracy Wyant has been ruled justified in shooting and wounding a Taylorsville man earlier this month. Read more »

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Dick Harmon: BYU victory comes with 4 rookies getting first career starts

BYU came to UConn with five potential starters suspended for the season-opener, but three freshman and a sophomore who'd never played bef were put in the fire immediately, and they all had their... Read more »

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Injured, drunken man found inside state Capitol building, police say

The Utah Highway Patrol is reviewing security measures at the state Capitol after a highly intoxicated man was found bloody and injured Friday morning. Read more »

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National Edition

13 ways Disney could use drones at its parks

Disney filed for patents that include drones. Mostly, the drones would be used for special effects and its shows. But what else could Disney do with the air devices? Read more »

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