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Trump announces plans for Pentagon to create 'Space Force'

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President Donald Trump announced Monday he is directing the Pentagon to create a new “Space...

Entertainment

Brewvies serving up a 'different movie experience' for 21 and older crowd

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Catching dinner, drinks, and a movie is a little easier in downtown Ogden now that a new cinema pub is up and running.


Business

Darden Restaurants: Fiscal 4Q Earnings Snapshot

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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Darden Restaurants Inc. (DRI) on Thursday reported fiscal fourth-quarter profit of $174.5 million. On a per-share basis, the Orlando, Florida-based company said it had profit of $1.39. The results surpassed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of 11 analysts surveyed...


Business

Patterson Cos.: Fiscal 4Q Earnings Snapshot

ST PAUL, Minn. (AP) _ Patterson Cos. (PDCO) on Thursday reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of $20.9 million. On a per-share basis, the St Paul, Minnesota-based company said it had net income of 23 cents. Earnings, adjusted for amortization costs and pretax expenses, came to 30 cents per share....


Business

Legal pot will roll out differently in Canada than in US

Canada Marijuana Legalization-Things to Know

Mail-order weed? You betcha! With marijuana legalization across Canada on the horizon, the industry is shaping up to look different from the way it does in nine U.S. states that have legalized adult recreational use of the drug. Age limits, government involvement in distribution and sales, and...


National Business

Tariffs stir unrest among American whiskey producers

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — American distilleries have watched warily as the threat of tariffs from Europe ratcheted up in recent weeks. While larger, corporate-owned facilities tend to do the most business overseas, small and mid-sized companies could be especially vulnerable to a trade war. That...


Business

AP Top Business News at 7:19 a.m. EDT

EU says tax on Harleys aimed to ‘make noise’ in trade debate Tariffs stir unrest among American whiskey producers Global stocks mixed, investors cautious of US-China tension Science Says: What makes something truly addictive Legal pot will roll out differently in Canada than in US China says US...


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Treasury chief to outline UK plan to remain a finance hub

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Treasury chief is expected to outline plans to ensure the nation’s financial services industry can thrive after the U.K. leaves the European Union when he delivers a speech to top business executives Thursday night. Philip Hammond says in excerpts released ahead of his...


World

EU says tax on Harleys aimed to 'make noise' in trade debate

New Zealand Europe US Tariffs

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — European Union Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom said Thursday that the grouping has targeted some iconic American imports like Harley-Davidson motorcycles and bourbon for tariffs in hopes that it will “make noise” and put pressure on U.S. leaders amid a trade...


Business

Malaysia to go ahead with skyscraper despite stolen funds

Malaysia Politics

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia said Thursday it will not cancel a skyscraper project billed as the tallest in Southeast Asia, even though 3 billion ringgit ($747 million) from the venture has been misappropriated by the 1MDB state fund linked to former premier Najib Razak. Finance Minister...


Business

Global stocks mixed, investors cautious of US-China tension

Japan Financial Markets

TOKYO (AP) — Global stock markets were mixed Thursday amid concern over the trade tensions between the U.S. and China. Uncertainty remains, but the original tariff threats made earlier in the week were not followed through. KEEPING SCORE: Frances CAC 40 was almost unchanged at percent at 5,372.70...


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