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Comcast abandons Time Warner Cable bid after gov't pushback

NEW YORK  — What killed Comcast’s $45 billion bid for Time Warner Cable? Regulators’ desire to protect the Internet video industry that is...


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Davis businesses network and promote at B2B Expo

LAYTON — The smell of tender barbecue ribs filled the air, complemented by the fast clacking of a spinning wheel and conversations that will lead to future...


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Circuit board coding is a new approach in Davis schools

FARMINGTON — The Davis School District hopes to some day send science experiments into space, and one new program may further that goal. District Science...


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Anyone remember how to write a check?

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Feeling safe? Try attending Internet security conference

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Sales of existing homes rise to highest since 2013

Sales of previously owned homes climbed in March to the highest level since September 2013 as job growth and cheap borrowing costs helped sustain the progress in...


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Emotions over Obama's trade agenda roil Senate, delay action

WASHINGTON — Emotional disagreements over trade erupted in Congress on Wednesday, when a liberal senator delayed a committee’s likely endorsement of a...


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Hello? 8M phone calls unanswered as IRS cut taxpayer service

WASHINGTON — The IRS’ overloaded phone system hung up on more than 8 million taxpayers this filing season as the agency cut millions of dollars from...


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Employers cut jobs in 31 US states as growth slows

WASHINGTON — Employers in 31 U.S. states cut jobs last month as weak economic growth weighed on hiring and a slowdown in oil and gas drilling caused big job...


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Circuit board coding is a new approach in Davis schools

FARMINGTON — The Davis School District hopes to some day send science experiments into space, and one new program may further that goal. District Science...


Davis businesses network and promote at B2B Expo

LAYTON — The smell of tender barbecue ribs filled the air, complemented by the fast clacking of a spinning wheel and conversations that will lead to future...