Utah has the ninth best tax climate for businesses, said a new study by the Tax Foundation, an independent tax policy research organization.
Its State Business Tax Climate Index penalized what the group saw as overly complex, burdensome and economica...
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Washington • The United States isn’t exactly the economic doormat Donald Trump decries in his campaign rhetoric.
“Our country is in deep trouble,” Trump said in Monday night’s debate with Hillary Clinton.
“We are in a competition with the...
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Las Vegas • Union members are calling on the public to boycott Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s businesses nationwide because he isn’t negotiating a contract with the more than 500 eligible workers at his high-rise Las Vegas hotel...
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San Francisco • The national fight over sugary soda is bubbling up in the San Francisco Bay Area, where voters in November will consider a tax on the drinks that many health experts say contribute to diabetes, obesity and tooth decay.
Backers of th...
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San Jose, Calif. • HP Inc. has apologized to customers for a software update that made some of its printers stop working with ink cartridges from competing suppliers, even if the printers had accepted the same cartridges in the past.
The apology co...
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Washington • Wells Fargo’s CEO, newly stripped of tens of millions in compensation in a scandal over sales practices, will face lawmakers with more defenses than he had in the last round, when some senators called for his resignation.
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Algiers, Algeria • OPEC nations reached a preliminary agreement Wednesday to curb oil production for the first time since the global financial crisis eight years ago, in an effort to reduce a global glut of crude that has depressed oil prices for m...
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New York • Horrible. Dirty. A dump.
Commuters going through the city’s Penn Station have choice words for it, none of them good.
So plans announced this week that would widen concourses, raise ceilings and create a sparkling, light-filled waiting...
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