Business + Economy

On July of 2024, The Sundance Institute is bringing back to Utah the Sundance Film Festival films w...
Esme Sanchez Estevez

Free Sundance summer screenings return to Utah

Free Sundance Film summer screenings will be held in Park City, Salt Lake City, and West Valley City. 
10 hours ago
Incumbent Gov. Spencer Cox, left, shakes hands with Utah Rep. Phil Lyman after Utah’s gubernatori...
Andrew Gordon

Cost of 2034 Olympic games addressed by Utah’s GOP gubernatorial candidates in debate

The 2034 Winter Olympic Games could cost around $4 billion, but there is a hope it won't cost Utah taxpayers anything.
16 hours ago
Johnson & Johnson brand baby powder, one of several products at the center of lawsuits against the ...
Kyle Remund

State of Utah reaches settlement with Johnson & Johnson

Johnson & Johnson will be giving Utah and many other states a massive payout due to deceptive marketing practices for talc-based products.
1 day ago
Customers wait in line for Starbucks, the chain just announced new value meal options...
Mariah Maynes

Starbucks joins value meal race with new ‘Pairings’ options

Like its competitors, Starbucks is adding a value meal to boost sales. The coffee chain is calling them "Pairings."
2 days ago
FILE: A TRAX vehicle wrapped in Olympic imagery during a visit of the International Olympic Committ...
Tammy Kikuchi

Organizers reveal 2034 Olympics budget, total comes in slightly less than 2002

Utah hopes to be named as the host city for the 2034 games, and budget planning is already underway.
4 days ago
An employer and employee shaking hands. Jobs accelerated in May, but is that a good or bad thing?...
Kennedy Camarena

Jobs accelerated in May; why that’s a bad thing

Jobs have accelerated for the month of May. While most think that is a good thing, there might be a reason it isn't.
7 days ago
SEC to close Salt Lake City office...
Collin Leonard,

SEC to close Salt Lake office after ‘gross abuse of power’ in Utah crypto case

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to close Salt Lake City office just days after a judge dismissed a cases because of prosecutorial misconduct.
8 days ago
NHL logo shown, jazz owner ryan smith is looking for ideas for name for a possible utah nhl team...
Adam Small

Utah’s NHL team bringing new fans to the Delta Center

More than 34,000 deposits have already been made to see Utah's NHL team play during its inaugural season.
9 days ago
Dominion Energy6 has been aquired by Enbridge Gas, and will now be known as Enbridge Gas Utah....
Emma Keddington

Dominion Energy joins Enbridge Gas, changes name

Dominion Energy promised the transition would be "seamless" for existing customers.
9 days ago
AT&T car shown, the service was down for some...
Jessica Lowell

AT&T customers unable to call non-AT&T users

AT&T was partially down for customers nationwide on Tuesday as they were unable to make calls to non-AT&T users.
10 days ago
Construction and utility projects continue on the business streets of Sugar House, in Salt Lake Cit...
Curt Gresseth

SLC lending a hand to businesses struggling with Sugar House construction

Construction in the Sugar House neighborhood is pinching local businesses in the pocketbook, but the Salt Lake City government is helping, says a Salt Lake City councilwoman.
10 days ago
cultivated, or lab-grown meat...
Sam Herrera

LISTEN: Why lab-grown meat isn’t available in US grocery stores or restaurants

Learn more about lab-grown meat on Jeff Caplan's Afternoon News.
11 days ago
Two Utah lumber companies received funding from the U.S. Forest Service to go toward the Wood Innov...
Devin Oldroyd

Two Utah lumber companies receive over $800,000 in federal funding

Two Utah lumber companies received funding from the U.S. Forest Service to go toward the Wood Innovations Program.
11 days ago
Tulie Bakery barista and baker Raquel Martinez pulls an order for a customer....
Michael Camit

Utah small businesses struggle under inflation

Inflation has become un-ignorable for most, however, Utah small businesses are getting hit the hardest.
11 days ago
New two-story liquor store...
Heather Peterson

Two-story liquor store opens in SLC

A new, two-story liquor store is opening in Salt Lake City on Monday June 3. The store is expected to bring an economic boost to Utah.
11 days ago
Rare earth minerals...
Don Brinkerhoff

U. researchers ask: Is it worth mining rare-earth minerals in eastern Utah and western Colorado?

University of Utah researchers are asking for grant money to see if there are enough rare-earth minerals in Utah and Colorado worth extracting.
13 days ago
Participants walk during the 2023 Utah Pride Parade in downtown Salt Lake City on June 4, 2023....
Britt Johnson

“Rainbow Alley” added to this year’s Pride Festival

"Rainbow Alley" is being added to the 2024 June Pride Festival to bring attention to other pride organizations around Utah.
14 days ago
the suntrapp is pictured in salt lake city...
Heather Peterson

The SunTrapp set to reopen under new ownership and slightly new name

The SunTrapp, previously called the Sun Trapp, will reopen after closing without explanation in January.
14 days ago
hispanic businesses immigrants growth...
Don Brinkerhoff

Why there’s financial hope for Gen Z

We're living in financial stressful times, Gen Z has reason to be hopeful about their financial future.
14 days ago
traffic on freeway...

Your car’s airbag might be a recall from over 10 years ago

An airbag recall from 14 years ago could haunt you if you didn’t get it swapped out. Does your car still have the Takata Airbag?
14 days ago
The housing market in Utah is competitive and shows minimal signs of slowing....
Curt Gresseth

Should you take on debt for home repairs?

A national financial expert at Bankrate joins the conversation about borrowing for home repairs, renovations, etc. His advice: It’s always better to save money than to borrow.
16 days ago
FILE - Visitors stand in a line to enter the ancient Colosseum, in Rome, Tuesday, June 27, 2023. Th...
Curt Gresseth

Is retiring abroad worth it? What about health care? Other costs?

The number of Americans retiring abroad has tripled in 30 years, according to a 2024 Monmouth poll. Is it right for you?
16 days ago
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Tammy Kikuchi

Draper won’t build a “homeless camp” as claimed on protest sign

Draper officials don't know why a sign is still on the corner of 11400 South and State, since the developer's plan is approved.
16 days ago
The site of the old Motor-Vu Drive-In...
Tim Vandenack,

‘End of an era’: Motor-Vu Drive-In will soon be demolished to make way for housing

Trees are coming down around the shuttered Motor-Vu Drive-In in Riverdale, Weber County, to be replaced with a housing development, as the demolition process starts.
17 days ago