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Milk industry fights back against 'anti-dairy folks'

NEW YORK — The milk industry is fed up with all the sourness over dairy. As Americans continue turning away from milk, an industry group is pushing back at...


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Scavengers pumping Big Oil's castoffs face grim choices

In the $1.6 trillion-a-year oil business, global titans like Exxon Mobil wield more economic might than most of the nations on Earth, and scores of wildcatters...


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Tax credits for energy saving home improvements

One of the tax credits extended through Dec. 31, 2014 was the Residential Energy Credit. This credit allows for a deduction for energy saving improvements made to...


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Davis chamber leaders look for legislative influence

KAYSVILLE — Angie Osguthorpe says working with the Davis Chamber of Commerce has been a dream job, and now she gets to continue that work in the role of...


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Building a better flu vaccine than this year's debacle

NEW YORK — With this season’s flu vaccine protecting only one in 4 people, scientists are working on new manufacturing techniques and virus-killing...




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Nevada's budget busted as baccarat tables go quiet

LOS ANGELES — A two-year slide in gold and quieter casino tables have opened a $170 million hole in Nevada’s budget even as its economy booms, pushing...


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Utah women earn 70 cents for every $1 a man makes

SALT LAKE CITY — A new report by Voices for Utah Children, “Utah’s Gender Opportunity,” found that women in the Beehive State earn 70 cents...


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Free wattsmart Starter Kit available to Rocky Mountain Power

A few simple changes can stretch your energy dollar and lower your monthly bills. Rocky Mountain Power’s new wattsmart Starter Kit is the perfect place to...


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Elon Musk's SpaceX settles lawsuit against Air Force

SpaceX, Elon Musk’s start-up space company, announced on Friday that it would drop its lawsuit against the Air Force protesting the award of a lucrative...


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The next energy revolution will be in human behavior

In the arid lands of the Mojave Desert, Marine regimental commander Jim Caley traveled alongside a 24-mile stretch of road and saw trucks, tanks and armored tracked...


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