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Stock market's big seesaw gives investors pause

Stock Markets-Healthy Scare

NEW YORK — Sometimes a little fear is healthy for stock investors. Nine days ago, after a series of sharp sell-offs, the Standard & Poor’s 500 index was down 7.4 percent from its...

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Coal miners fired in Appalachia getting hired in Wyoming

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Drivable plane meets safety rules for both air, ground, company

Let’s be honest: it’s 2014, and the automotive industry has utterly disappointed a generation of science-fiction lovers and futurists. Where are our...


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FCC levels first fine over data security

WASHINGTON — The Federal Communications Commission leapt into data security Friday, levying a $10 million fine against two telecom companies that allegedly...


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Millennials save more than other age groups, analysis finds

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Housing market in slowest recovery since post-war period

A study by the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business Research shows the slowest recovery of any post-World War II housing cycle. James Wood,...


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Tips for avoiding health problems from computer use

Those niggling aches and pains may be a result of too much time in front of your computer. From eye strain to back pain, long sessions at the keyboard could be the...


Business

Cable TV behemoths not going anywhere soon

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Business

AARP seeks tax preparation volunteers

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Business

Disney Institute classes coming to Ogden

OGDEN — There’s a lot more to Disney than talking mice and pretty princesses — the company is a business powerhouse. Disney shares best business...


Business

Utah unemployment rate remains low

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s job growth rate increased while unemployment remains among the lowest in the nation, according to new data released by the state...


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Housing market in slowest recovery since post-war period

A study by the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business Research shows the slowest recovery of any post-World War II housing cycle. James Wood,...


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