Cache Sheriff refers 5 people for criminal charges after campsite tirade

Wyatt Pack

Five adults have been identified and referred to the Cache County Attorney’s Office for...


Days after buying Time Warner, AT&T launches new TV service

NEW YORK (AP) — AT&T is launching a new streaming service incorporating networks from the Time Warner company it just bought. Thursday’s announcement comes just days after AT&T closed its $81 billion Time Warner deal. The WatchTV service is a cable-like package of more than 30 TV channels delivered...


AAA: Nearly 1.6M from Michigan to travel for 4th of July

DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — AAA says it expects nearly 1.6 million people from Michigan to travel at least 50 miles (80 kilometers) from home for the July 4th weekend. The auto club says Thursday it’s a 5.5 percent increase from the number of people from the state who traveled during last year’s holiday...


EU says tax on Harleys aimed to 'make noise' in trade debate

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — European Union Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom said Thursday that the grouping has targeted some iconic American imports like Harley-Davidson motorcycles and bourbon for tariffs in hopes that it will “make noise” and put pressure on U.S. leaders amid a trade...


Legal pot will roll out differently in Canada than in US

Canada Marijuana Legalization-Things to Know

Mail-order weed? You betcha! With marijuana legalization across Canada on the horizon, the industry is shaping up to look different from the way it does in nine U.S. states that have legalized adult recreational use of the drug. Age limits, government involvement in distribution and sales, and...


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Global stocks mixed, investors cautious of US-China tension EU says tax on Harleys aimed to ‘make noise’ in trade debate Science Says: What makes something truly addictive Legal pot will roll out differently in Canada than in US China says US swinging ‘big stick’ of unfair trade tactics Malaysia to...


Malaysia to go ahead with skyscraper despite stolen funds

Malaysia Politics

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia said Thursday it will not cancel a skyscraper project billed as the tallest in Southeast Asia, even though 3 billion ringgit ($747 million) from the venture has been misappropriated by the 1MDB state fund linked to former premier Najib Razak. Finance Minister...


Treasury chief to outline UK plan to remain a finance hub

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Treasury chief is expected to outline plans to ensure the nation’s financial services industry can thrive after the U.K. leaves the European Union when he delivers a speech to top business executives Thursday night. Philip Hammond says in excerpts released ahead of his...


Global stocks mixed, investors cautious of US-China tension

Japan Financial Markets

TOKYO (AP) — Global stock markets were mixed Thursday amid concern over the trade tensions between the U.S. and China. Uncertainty remains, but the original tariff threats made earlier in the week were not followed through. KEEPING SCORE: Frances CAC 40 was almost unchanged at percent at 5,372.70...

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China says US swinging 'big stick' of unfair trade tactics

China US Trade

BEIJING (AP) — China on Thursday accused the United States of using bullying tactics and blackmail in threatening to impose tariffs on hundreds of billions of dollars of Chinese imports, ramping up criticism that the measures levied in the name of balancing trade would harm both countries’...


Science Says: What makes something truly addictive

Science Says Gaming Disorder Addiction

CHICAGO (AP) — Now that the world’s leading public health group says too much Minecraft can be an addiction, could overindulging in chocolate, exercise, even sex, be next? The short answer is probably not. The new “gaming disorder” classification from the World Health Organization revives a debate...

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