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Officials say I-84 interchange in Mountain Green needs to be replaced — and soon

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The present configuration of one of Interstate 84's busiest Utah interchanges isn't cutting the...

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Wall Street may have its own Harvey Weinstein problem

(c) 2017, The Washington Post. Fidelity Investments, one of the world’s largest investment firms, has pushed out two high-level executives over the past few weeks amid sexual harassment complaints, according to two people familiar with the allegations. Former portfolio manager C. Robert Chow...


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A scary box office weekend for everyone but Tyler Perry

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — It was a spooky weekend at the box office for nearly everyone but Tyler Perry. Perry’s comedy sequel “Boo 2! A Madea Halloween” scared up a healthy $21.7 million in its first weekend in theaters, but the waters were rough for other new openers including the disaster epic...


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Insider Q&A: Taking the measure of record-high stock prices

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WASHINGTON (AP) — With stock price indexes setting record highs, many investors have been keeping a wary eye on the markets. Have stocks risen too far, too fast? Are they destined to fall from here? And what might happen if prices experienced a full-fledged correction — typically defined as a...


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Google moon shot stands to give industrial 3-D printing a boost

(c) 2017, Bloomberg. In what promises to be one small step for space travel, and one giant leap for the next generation of manufacturing, an Israeli startup is planning to land a vehicle on the moon that has crucial parts made using 3-D printing technology. SpaceIL is among five teams vying for...


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Newly nimble family offices snag deals away from private equity

(c) 2017, Bloomberg. Michael Gottdenker glimpsed the future over a bowl of pasta earlier this year, and he liked what he saw. The chief executive officer of Hargray Communications, a telecommunications company servicing South Carolina and Georgia, was having lunch with billionaire Jim Davis,...


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Turkey regulators say no US probe into banks, denying reports

(c) 2017, Bloomberg. Turkish banks aren’t under investigation and U.S. authorities haven’t sent any information or documents to their Turkish counterparts, Mehmet Ali Akben, the head of the Banking Regulation and Supervision Agency, or BDDK, told Bloomberg News by phone on Saturday. His denial was...


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OPEC says `all options are open' as compliance at record level

(c) 2017, Bloomberg. OPEC and its non-OPEC allies reiterated that all options to rebalance the oil market “are left open” as the producers announced the highest level of compliance with their agreement to curtail production. The joint ministerial committee responsible for monitoring the agreement,...


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AP FACT CHECK: Trump on military death, and taxes

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s boast that he surpasses his predecessors in consoling families of the fallen proved empty this past week as many stepped forward to say they’d never heard from him after losing their loved ones in military service. The suddenly fraught and politically...


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AP FACT CHECK: Trump on military death, taxes, judges

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump boasted this past week that he surpasses his predecessors in consoling families of the fallen. That claim is hard to sustain. Associated Press interviews with bereaved families found that many never heard from him after losing their loved ones in military...


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AP FACT CHECK: Trump on military death, taxes, judges

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump boasted this past week that he surpasses his predecessors in consoling families of the fallen. That claim is hard to sustain. Associated Press interviews with bereaved families found that many never heard from him after losing their loved ones in military...


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