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Northern Utah tourism on the mend from recession

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In Box Elder County, birdwatchers peer through binoculars to see a roosting white pelican. In Weber County, skiers zip down the mountain on fresh powder. In Davis County, riders wave their arms in...

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As tastes change, big food makers try hipster guises

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. — At a taco shop in Southern California, milkshakes are served in mason jars and a chalkboard menu lists “The 1%er” made...


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Ericsson sues to block Apple iPhone in U.S. amid patent spat

WASHINGTON — The licensing battle between Apple and Ericsson is escalating. Ericsson, a pioneer in mobile phones that transformed itself into the...


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IHOP, Denny's are leading a roadside diner revival

The nation’s roadside diners, pancake houses and coffee stops have enjoyed a sweet ride in recent months. Within the past week, IHOP and Denny’s said...


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'Mother of the Internet' offers advice

OGDEN — Radia Perlman, who some refer to as the “mother of the Internet,” gave what many engineering students called an amazing and inspiring...


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Davis County firm wins $5.4M contract for new Elko police

ELKO, Nev. — The Elko City Council has settled on a Northern Utah firm to build the town’s new police station. Community Development Manager Jeremy...




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Wal-Mart CEO talks workers, customers, critics

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — When Wal-Mart CEO Doug McMillon took the top job at the world’s largest retailer last year, he inherited some big problems. Wal-...


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Regulators approve tougher rules for Internet providers

WASHINGTON — Internet activists declared victory over the nation’s big cable companies Thursday, after the Federal Communications Commission voted to...


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Automakers hire Orbital ATK to probe air bag problems

The auto industry, fed up with slow progress toward finding out why some air bags explode with too much force, has hired a Virginia rocket science company to...


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Orbital ATK's Box Elder teams will probe airbag problems

PROMONTORY — Orbital ATK on Thursday received a signed time and materials contract to begin work investigating the problem with auto airbags exploding with...


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Miss. county approves private prison deal with Centerville

GREENWOOD, Miss. — Leflore County is agreeing to sell additional land outside the current Delta Correctional Facility’s fences to help a private prison...


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