News

Ogden Marathon 2018: South Weber’s Cook wins again; Ogden’s Blackham wins the half

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For the second year in a row, a course record was set for the Ogden Marathon, only this time it was...

Government

Dealmaker president contends with North Korea expectations

Trump Dealmaking

WASHINGTON (AP) — Weeks before his planned North Korea summit, President Donald Trump is staring down a dealmaker’s worst nightmare: overpromising and under-delivering. As the Singapore meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un draws nearer, the president and his allies are growing increasingly...


Business

A huge European security regulation that affects many U.S. companies takes effect this

(c) 2018, The Washington Post. The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, goes into effect on May 25. Is your company ready? The objective of the regulation, which passed in 2016, is to simplify and consolidate rules that companies need to follow in order to protect their...


State

Utah medical marijuana supporters push back in court

Medical Marijuana Utah

Supporters and opponents of medical marijuana in Utah are preparing to square off in court over a proposed ballot initiative, opening a new front for what has been a contentious public battle.


Government

The princes, the president and the fortune seekers

Trump-Pay to Play

WASHINGTON (AP) — After a year spent carefully cultivating two princes from the Arabian Peninsula, Elliott Broidy, a top fundraiser for President Donald Trump, thought he was finally close to nailing more than $1 billion in business. He had ingratiated himself with crown princes from Saudi Arabia...


Business

Stocks rise, investors cheer easing trade tensions

(c) 2018, Bloomberg. U.S. stocks surged Monday as the Trump Administration sought to calm a potential trade dispute with China. The dollar surrendered earlier gains and turned lower, Treasuries steadied, and traditional havens such as the yen and gold tumbled. Major equity gauges were higher from...


Business

Result of US-China talks: Short-term relief, long-term risks

Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — In the short run, a truce in the trade conflict between the United States and China has lightened tensions, halted the immediate threat of U.S. tariffs on China’s goods and cheered stock markets. The long-run picture may not be so sunny. The outcome of last weekend’s talks upset...


Business

Financial Markets Glance

Dow Jones Industrials High: 25,086.49 Low: 24,883.06 Close: 25,013.29 Change: +298.20 Other Indexes Standard&Poors 500 Index: 2733.01 +20.04 NYSE Index: 12,804.01 +86.59 Nasdaq Composite Index: 7394.04 +39.70 NYSE Amer Composite: 2735.13 +14.93 Russell 2000 Index: 1637.44 +10.81 Wilshire 5000...


Business

Hope for US-China trade progress sends stocks jumping

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NEW YORK (AP) — Industrial and technology companies led stocks to solid gains Monday after the U.S. and China appeared to make significant progress in trade talks. That helped ease concerns among investors that the world’s two biggest economies might be headed for a trade war. After another round...


Business

Yale's Shiller warns crypto may be another Cincinnati time store

(c) 2018, Bloomberg. Cryptocurrencies could be the latest case of more than a century’s worth of failed efforts to revolutionize money, according to Yale economics professor Robert Shiller, famed for his warnings about the dot-com and housing bubbles. The Nobel Prize-winning economist compared the...


Local

Medical issue causes Southwest flight to make emergency landing in Ogden

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A medical issue caused a Southwest flight bound for Salt Lake City to make an emergency landing Sunday afternoon in Ogden.


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