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Brigham City officials wait to see what P&G expansion means

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BRIGHAM CITY -- With the Governor's announcement last week of Procter & Gamble's massive expansion at its Bear River City site, local officials wait excitedly to see what $450 million in capital...

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Utah jobless rate at 3.4 percent for 4 months straight

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s unemployment rate has stayed at 3.4 percent for four months in a row. Utah’s Department of Workforce Services released on...


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Wal-Mart presses meat suppliers on antibiotics, treatment

NEW YORK — Wal-Mart, the nation’s largest food retailer, is urging its thousands of U.S. suppliers to curb the use of antibiotics in farm animals and...


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Obama's trade agenda clears key Senate hurdle

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama’s trade agenda cleared a key Senate hurdle and advanced toward likely passage on Thursday despite opposition from...


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Energy Summit themes denounced by environmental protesters

SALT LAKE CITY — While the 4th annual Governor’s Energy Development Summit at the Salt Palace Convention Center on Thursday boasted of future...


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Obama's trade allies, Hatch included, scramble to line up votes

WASHINGTON — Supporters of President Barack Obama’s trade agenda are scrambling to keep Senate foes from killing it Thursday before a full-blown debate...




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For many low-income workers, calling in sick is a luxury

NEW YORK — For Shannon Henderson, getting a cold or flu could be the difference between putting food on the table and going hungry. As a part-time customer...


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Advocacy group: Wind turbine rules needed to protect birds

PORT AUSTIN, Mich. — The sky above a tabletop-flat expanse of eastern Michigan farmland near Lake Huron is a well-traveled pathway for migratory birds...


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Liquor flow widens in the Ogden Valley

EDEN — Thanks to Summit, the upper Ogden Valley will no longer be dry. Alcohol-wise, that is. As of May 1, Outpost Spirits is now meeting the needs of area...


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Banks fined more than $5B, to plead guilty to market rigging

WASHINGTON (AP) — Four of the world’s biggest banks agreed Wednesday to pay more than $5 billion in penalties and plead guilty to rigging the currency markets — a...


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Why many experts missed this: Cheap oil can hurt US economy

WASHINGTON (AP) — If there was one thing most economists agreed on at the start of the year, it was this: Plunging oil prices would boost the U.S. economy. It...


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Wal-Mart presses meat suppliers on antibiotics, treatment

NEW YORK — Wal-Mart, the nation’s largest food retailer, is urging its thousands of U.S. suppliers to curb the use of antibiotics in farm animals and...


Utah jobless rate at 3.4 percent for 4 months straight

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s unemployment rate has stayed at 3.4 percent for four months in a row. Utah’s Department of Workforce Services released on...