News

Ogden immigrants worry after Trump axes DACA, say U.S., not Mexico, is home

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Clarissa and Gisela came to Utah when they were kids, brought from Mexico by their parents. DACA...

Recreation , Real Estate

Study: Ogden trailheads help real estate prices take a hike

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Weber State University economics professors found buyers are willing to spend a little more to be close to trails in Ogden, paying a premium between 0.4 percent to 1.9 percent for each minute less in driving time to a trailhead.


Technology

UTOPIA eyes expansion of fiber-optic network to Kaysville

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The UTOPIA network serves Layton and Centerville, among other Utah locales, competing with incumbents like CenturyLink and XFINITY.


Transportation

Farmington group seeks more funds to minimize West Davis Corridor disruption

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The limited-access roadway would abut land earmarked for conservation west of Farmington, and residents there want to make sure enough money is in the project budget to protect the terrain.


Education

WSU's engineering building ranked No. 1 funding priority for legislature

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Weber State University’s planned engineering building is to be the No. 1 facilities priority for the Utah State Board of Regents during the 2018 Legislative Session.


State

Forgotten man: Derrick Favors ready to bounce back with Jazz

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Derrick Favors knows he’s been the forgotten man in the Utah Jazz grand scheme. “I’m pretty much used to it,” Favors said. “The whole time I’ve been here has been like that. It seems like everybody seems to forget about me all the time. That’s what people kind of forget, I can...


Government

Spokesman says GOP Sen. Rand Paul opposes party's health care bill despite revisions,

WASHINGTON (AP) — Spokesman says GOP Sen. Rand Paul opposes party’s health care bill despite revisions, latest blow to Republican hopes.


Government

Republicans add money, insurers' flexibility to health bill

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Top Republicans added billions of extra dollars and eased coverage requirements to their effort to repeal the Obama health care law, as party leaders labored Monday to stave off defeat in a Senate showdown this week. The updated measure would add $14.5 billion and mean added funds...


Business

Springsteen tickets hit $10,000, and Wall Street gets scalped

(c) 2017, Bloomberg. We ain’t in Asbury Park anymore: prime tickets to “Springsteen on Broadway” are now going for as much as $10,000 on StubHub. Even a cheap seat will cost you $1,400. Never mind that it says $75 on the ticket. Sure, those $2.50 tickets, circa “Rosalita,” disappeared in the ‘70s....


Business

Bombardier bruised on two sides with threats to trains, jets

(c) 2017, Bloomberg. Bombardier’s turnaround plan is coming under threat from stepped-up challenges to the company’s rail business and its cutting-edge jetliner. The Canadian manufacturer risks being jilted by Germany’s Siemens, which is now exploring a rail-equipment deal with Alstom of France...


Business

Pfizer spins off new firm for some rare disease drugs

(c) 2017, Bloomberg. Pfizer will spin off four experimental drugs that it had decided to shelve into a new company, called SpringWorks Therapeutics, to give them a better chance to get developed with the backing of outside investors including Bain Capital. Three of the drugs are for rare diseases,...


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