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SpaceX rocket blows up over Texas

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A new test rocket manufactured by Elon Musk’s upstart space company, SpaceX, blew itself up a few hundred feet over vast Texas prairieland after a problem was detected, the company said in a

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Utah small businesses get exporting tips

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Gender pay gap big for restaurant workers

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Sales of assault rifles plummet

ATLANTA — For years, Mainstreet Guns & Range couldn’t sell assault rifles fast enough. About the time President Barack Obama took office, buyers


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Sales people must perfect 'elevator pitch'

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Clearfield moves to annex Hill development

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Work and life balance should be ultimate goal

“We come into this world head first and go out feet first; in between, it is all a matter of balance.” — Paul Boese If you're finding it


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Legroom gadget sales jump after air-rage case on jet

ATLANTA — The Knee Defender, a gadget that blocks airplane seats from reclining, got a global boost after a scuffle between two passengers forced a United


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HP recalls 6 million notebook PC power cords for overheating

SAN FRANCISCO — Hewlett-Packard is recalling more than 6 million personal-computer power cords in the U.S. and Canada, citing reports of overheating and


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Utah approves winery license in polygamous town

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s liquor commission has approved a winemaking license for a new winery in the town of Hildale, home to a polygamous sect. The


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After Oktoberfest, Utah liquor board reviews rules

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s liquor board is revising the way it grants permits for special events after an Oktoberfest celebration was nearly derailed this


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