News

'Bad for families' and society: Utah man argues against equal pay for women

Utah Legislature Womens March

In a letter criticizing a bill that addresses pay gap in the workforce, a Utah Republican said that...

Local

5 stories for Tuesday: Flooding hits Box Elder; Ogden River rages

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Here are the top stories you might’ve missed for Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2017.


Local

Ogden High teacher who died of cancer remembered as caring, inspiring educator

Clay Christensen news obituary

Clay Christensen, a beloved Ogden High School teacher, died Saturday at age 40 after being diagnosed with terminal colon cancer seven months ago. 


Business

In Trump's future looms a familiar shutdown threat

Congress Budget

WASHINGTON (AP) — Add a potential government shutdown to President Donald Trump’s growing roster of headaches. Beneath the capital’s radar looms a vexing problem — a catchall spending package that’s likely to top $1 trillion and could get embroiled in the politics of building Trump’s wall at the U....


State

Thousands of demonstrators across US say 'Not My President'

Presidents Day Protests NYC

Thousands protesting against President Donald Trump on issues including immigration, climate change and the environment rallied in cities around the U.S. on Presidents Day, calling their opposition outpouring Not My President’s Day. The protests on Monday’s federal holiday didn’t draw nearly as...


Government

Trump's new national security adviser a soldier-scholar

Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has chosen as his national security adviser a soldier-scholar who fought in both Iraq wars and wrote an influential book that called out the U.S. government for “lies” that led to the Vietnam War. Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster would remain on active military...


Business

Buffett takes his own advice in walking away from Unilever bid

(c) 2017, Bloomberg. Warren Buffett is so good at dealmaking that bankers and salesmen study his musings endlessly for clues on how he does it. But even he doesn’t always get his way. And he has advice on that, too. On Sunday, Kraft Heinz Co. withdrew its Buffett-backed bid for Unilever, which...


Business

Facebook Messenger now lets you send money with Transferwise

(c) 2017, Bloomberg. International money transfer service TransferWise Ltd. has announced an integration with Facebook Inc.‘s Messenger that will let people set up foreign exchange transactions over the chat service. London-based TransferWise launched the technology as a bot -- a piece of...


Business

Air France pilots agree on carrier's plan to form `boost' unit

(c) 2017, Bloomberg. Air France pilots approved the carrier’s plan to carve out a new, lower-cost business to counter increasing pressure from rivals, marking a rare agreement with workers after years of contentious labor relations at the carrier. Flight-deck employees represented by the SNPL union,...


Business

Three decades of bond-market history sow doubt on reflation bets

(c) 2017, Bloomberg. If history is any guide, bond investors should be wary of piling into bets that Trump administration policies will jolt the U.S. economy into high gear and drive up Treasury yields through year-end. Signs of rising inflation have boosted expectations for Federal Reserve rate...


Business

Sweden rejects migrant chaos portrayal after Trump's comments

(c) 2017, Bloomberg. Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven urged people to stick to facts and verify information before it’s spread, dismissing portrayals of the Nordic nation as being in a state of chaos and overrun by crime after an influx of refugees. Asked to comment on remarks made by Donald...


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