Booked on 25th celebrating Indie Bookstore Day on Saturday

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Bookworms can celebrate their love of independent book stores Saturday at Booked on 25th in Ogden.


A reality check for Trump on economy

(c) 2017, The Washington Post. WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump came into office promising to make the economy grow at rates the United States hasn’t seen for decades. On Friday, as the government reported that the U.S. economy expanded in the first quarter at its slowest pace in three years, he...


Heineken to Pepsi: Hold my beer

(c) 2017, The Washington Post. They were strangers a world apart, brought together by a beer commercial billed as a social experiment. Along the way, they bridge political divides - with a little help from Heineken. The social media success of the beermaker’s new “Open Your World” campaign is...


Navajo coal plant closure could cause 1,000 job losses

NAVAJO MOUNTAIN, Utah (AP) — Officials in remote areas of Utah and Arizona say the recent decision to shut down a coal-fired power plant in northern Arizona is expected to cause about 1,000 job losses in an area already struggling with high unemployment. Owners of the Navajo Generating Station in...


Treasuries fall as traders look past GDP miss to inflation data

(c) 2017, Bloomberg. (Bloomberg) -- Treasuries declined, with benchmark yields on pace to climb for a second-straight week, as traders looked past weaker-than-forecast U.S. economic growth in favor of data that shows sustained inflation worldwide. The 10-year U.S. yield rose three basis points to 2....


Apple ceases iPhone payments to Qualcomm, escalating feud

Apple Qualcomm

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is refusing to pay any royalties owed to mobile chip maker Qualcomm for some of the features in the iPhone, escalating a patent feud that has turned the former business partners into bitter adversaries. The latest twist in the dispute represents a major blow for Qualcomm,...


Experts: Long road ahead for Trump offshore drilling order

Trump National Monuments

President Donald Trump’s executive order seeking to find new ocean expanses in the Atlantic and the Arctic for offshore drilling is unlikely to reach its goals anytime soon, but instead will kick off a yearslong review and a legal battle. The day before his 100th in office, Trump took his step...


Financial Markets Glance

Dow Jones Industrials High: 20,987.76 Low: 20,926.75 Close: 20,940.51 Change: —40.82 Other Indexes Standard&Poors 500 Index: 2384.20 —4.57 NYSE Index: 11,536.07 —42.44 Nasdaq Composite Index: 6047.61 —1.33 NYSE MKT Composite: 2529.36 —0.85 Russell 2000 Index: 1400.43 —16.70 Wilshire 5000 TotalMkt:...


US stocks close modestly lower, but end higher for the week

Financial Markets Wall Street

U.S. stocks closed modestly lower Friday, ending just short of another milestone for Wall Street. The Nasdaq composite index narrowly missed its fourth record-high close this week, though all the major indexes still notched weekly gains. Phone companies, banks and materials stocks were among the...


'Peak TV' paradox: Why so much great TV has become such bad news for writers

(c) 2017, The Washington Post. Stuart Zicherman knows he has an enviable job as a Hollywood television writer. Right now, he’s working on plot twists for the acclaimed HBO series “Divorce,” starring Sarah Jessica Parker. Last year, he worked on Showtime’s “The Affair.” Before that, he wrote for...

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