US probes possible collusion among airlines to keep fares up

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government is investigating possible collusion among major airlines to limit available seats, which keeps airfares high, according to a...


Macy's dumps Trump clothing line in response to comments

NEW YORK — Macy’s is the latest company to end its relationship with Donald Trump as the fallout from the real estate mogul’s remarks about...


'Independents' Week' honors buy-local businesses

OGDEN — As part of the “buy local” movement in Utah, a number of Weber County mayors have issued proclamations declaring July 1-7 as...


Smith's breaks ground in West Point

WEST POINT — About $528,000 in new revenue annually will flow into West Point City coffers as a result of the new Smith’s Marketplace development....


Archaeologists: Protect NM canyon from drilling

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Tucked away among northwestern New Mexico's sandstone cliffs and buttes are the remnants of an ancient civilization whose monumental...


Water concerns propel protests against tar sands mine

SALT LAKE CITY — Opponents of Utah’s first tar sands mine called on state officials Tuesday to withhold approvals for the project because new evidence...


What Greece's debt crisis means for average investors

Greece caught many investors off guard this weekend. It closed its banks for the week, it announced a referendum that could dictate its future in the euro zone and...


WSU provost appointed to study economic inequality

OGDEN – The American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU) appointed Weber State University’s Provost Michael Vaughan to study economic...


Papa John's spending $100 million a year to clean up menu

Papa John’s International Inc. is spending $100 million a year to eliminate artificial ingredients and other additives from its menu, underscoring the cost of...

Tax Talk

Understanding the basis of rental property

When you change property held for personal use to rental use (for example, you rent your former home), the basis for depreciation will be the lesser of fair market...

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