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  • Eurozone jobless rate falls to near 4-year low
    London • Unemployment across the 19-country eurozone economy has fallen to its lowest level in nearly four years, official figures showed Tuesday, in ...
    Updated Dec 01 2015 09:12 am   |     |   Share
  •   St. George food blogger Shawn Syphus prepares grilled pancetta-wrapped shrimp with a zucchini ribbon salad from her new cookbook, ’Express Lane Cooking,’ in her kitchen. Ken Hedler  |  Courtesy St. George food blogger pens cookbook on quick meals
    St. George • Shawn Syphus skewered shrimp and sliced zucchini as she prepared dinner for her family. She poured apple cider on the zucchini in a bowl,...
    Updated Dec 01 2015 09:09 am   |     |   Share
  • For all your gift giving needs — The best food books of 2015
    Have you ordered your copy of the latest five-ingredient-paleo-gluten-free-Nordic-kale smoothie cookbook yet? Me either. You know why? Because nobody ...
    Updated Dec 01 2015 09:17 am   |     |   Share
    Utah Ethical Leadership Awards winners announced at David Eccles School of Business
    The Utah Ethical Leadership Awards recognize leadership in Utah businesses, non-profit organizations and government entities that embody best practice...
    Updated Nov 09 2015 08:24 am   |     |   Share

    Low water in Great Salt Lake reveals ‘rocks that are alive’
    Antelope Island State Park • As Utah’s Great Salt Lake continues to drop during recent years of drought, something strange and wonderful is coming into …
    Updated Nov 30 2015 05:34 pm   |   0 Comments   |   Share
  • Cookbooks: New recipe elevates Utah’s famous funeral potatoes
    In Utah, ham without funeral potatoes would be as depressing as eggs without bacon or peanut butter without jelly. This casserole — which got its name...
    Updated Dec 01 2015 09:25 am   |     |   Share
  • U.S. factory activity drops in November
    Washington • U.S. factory activity fell last month to the lowest level in more than six years, with a stronger dollar and low oil prices cutting new o...
    Updated Dec 01 2015 09:09 am   |     |   Share
  • Construction spending hits highest level in 8 years
    Washington • U.S. construction spending jumped in October, fueled by solid gains in home building and the largest increase in federal construction in ...
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    AP PHOTOS: All aboard ‘The Polar Express’
    For a trip to the North Pole, there’s no finer way to travel than on board The Polar Express. Railroads around the country offer seasonal …
    Updated Nov 28 2015 04:03 pm   |   0 Comments   |   Share
    Liev Schreiber, from left, Thomas McCarthy, Rachel McAdams and John Slattery attend The Independent Filmmaker Project’s 25th annual Gotham Independent Film Awards at Cipriani Wall Street on Monday, Nov. 30, 2015, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP) The Cricket’s Daily 3: ‘Spotlight’ wins big at the Gotham Awards
    Here’s what is happening in pop culture: • The journalism drama “Spotlight” won top honors at the Gotham Awards, the first of the end-of-year movie aw...
    Updated Dec 01 2015 07:48 am   |     |   Share
    Jazz take positives from loss, but is that enough?
    If you trust the eye test, and many of us do, there’s little question that the Utah Jazz aren’t far away from being a playoff team. A loss can tell...
    Updated Dec 01 2015 02:06 am   |     |   Share
  • This Oct. 5, 2015 photo shows homemade boozy hot sauce in Concord, NH.  Start a spicy new holiday tradition by making batches of hot sauce as gifts. (AP Photo/Matthew Mead) Utah food news: Holiday food gift ideas, breakfast with Santa, sparkling wine festival and more
    Holiday gift ideas from Six Sisters Get simple, delicious homemade gift ideas from the authors of the Six Sisters’ Stuff blog. When • Saturday, Dec...
    Updated Dec 01 2015 09:15 am   |     |   Share
    Gail Miller & Co. serve up a pre-Thanksgiving feast for Utah’s needy
    Gail Miller teamed up with her employees from Larry H. Miller Sports & Entertainment — along with the Salt Lake City Mission, Utah Food Services, …
    Updated Nov 16 2015 04:18 pm   |   0 Comments   |   Share
  • This Oct. 19, 2015, photo, shows Madeira marinated dates in Concord, N.H. Madeira-marinated dates can be used as a deliciously sweet relish or an eat-from-the-jar treat. (AP Photo/Matthew Mead) Food gift recipe: Hard to beat a great date to meet all your gift-giving needs
    All the parties and gatherings of the holiday season mean we often find ourselves in need of gifts. Sure, there are bottles of wine and pans of marshm...
    Updated Dec 01 2015 09:21 am   |     |   Share
  • This Oct. 5, 2015 photo shows homemade boozy hot sauce in Concord, NH.  Start a spicy new holiday tradition by making batches of hot sauce as gifts. (AP Photo/Matthew Mead) Recipe: Heat up the holidays by making batches of hot sauce as gifts
    The weekend before Thanksgiving usually is my holiday gift-making weekend. Most years, my mother and I make wild persimmon fruitcakes, which we wrap i...
    Updated Dec 01 2015 09:15 am   |     |   Share
  • This Oct. 12, 2015 photo shows spicy cheese crackers in Concord, NH. The ingredients and technique for making these crackers are similar to those used to make pie dough. Butter and flour (with added flavorings) are its bones. (AP Photo/Matthew Mead) Recipe: A cheesy, spicy cracker that’s good enough to give as holiday gifts
    When I was a kid, my parents sometimes brought home tins of deliriously delicious cheese crackers. I can’t remember the brand — I think it was a Briti...
    Updated Dec 01 2015 09:15 am   |     |   Share
    Young and old gather to salute veterans in Taylorsville parade
    Taylorsville • Gilbert Arredondo doesn’t like to talk much about his time in the Army. He’ll say he served in the infantry during the Vietnam …
    Updated Nov 11 2015 10:21 pm   |   0 Comments   |   Share
  • This Oct. 19, 2015 photo, shows preserved lemons in Concord, N.H. In Moroccan and the Middle Eastern cooking, the lemon is treated much differently than here in the U.S. And it’s a difference I love. While Americans tend to focus on the zest and the juice of the lemon, in the Middle East it is the rind that is prized. That’s because they preserve their lemons, softening the rind and essentially pickling it with a long soak in a brine of salt and juice.   (AP Photo/Matthew Mead) Food gift recipe: Preserved lemons are a delicious kitchen gift worth the wait
    In Moroccan and the Middle Eastern cooking, the lemon is treated much differently than here in the U.S. And it’s a difference I love. While Americans ...
    Updated Dec 01 2015 01:05 am   |     |   Share
  • Consumer confidence in Canada declines again
    Ottawa • The post-election honeymoon for Canada’s economy is fading, with consumer confidence falling for a second week to the lowest since Prime Mini...
    Updated Dec 01 2015 01:05 am   |     |   Share
  • You’re the Fed chairman. What would you do?
    I want you to engage in a little thought experiment. Based on the e-mails readers have sent, many of you figure the Dec. 15-16 Federal Open Market Com...
    Updated Dec 01 2015 01:05 am   |     |   Share
  • Wilting domestic demand lowers Brazil’s GDP
    Rio de Janeiro • Latin America’s largest economy probably shrank for a third consecutive quarter, as rising unemployment and higher inflation sapped d...
    Updated Dec 01 2015 01:05 am   |     |   Share
  • Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Kaelin Clay (81) returns a punt for a touchdown in the first half of an NFL football game against the Cleveland Browns, Monday, Nov. 30, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/David Richard) NFL: Ravens stun Browns on game’s final play
    Cleveland • Josh McCown dropped to the ground in excruciating pain. A worse sting was still to come for the Browns. Travis Coons had his potential gam...
    Updated Nov 30 2015 11:36 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Rick Egan  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut (12) gets tangled up with Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert (27), in NBA action the Utah Jazz vs. the Golden State Warriors, in Salt Lake City, Monday, November 30, 2015. Kragthorpe: Utah Jazz make Warriors work for 19th victory
    Of all the memorable moments the visit from the unbeaten Golden State Warriors evoked Monday night, the most striking scene came midway through the fo...
    Updated Nov 30 2015 11:18 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Rick Egan  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut (12) gets tangled up with Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert (27), in NBA action the Utah Jazz vs. the Golden State Warriors, in Salt Lake City, Monday, November 30, 2015. Jazz test league-best Warriors’ clutch
    The Golden State Warriors were without the services of Harrison Barnes on Monday night, one of their most athletic and dynamic forwards. He was out wi...
    Updated Nov 30 2015 11:13 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Scott Sommerdorf   |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   USU head football coach Matt Wells at Romney Stadium in Logan, Thursday, August 1, 2013. Utah State football: Report says USU’s Matt Wells will interview at Missouri
    Logan • Utah State coach Matt Wells will interview for the vacant job at Missouri, the website PowerMizzou.com reported Monday night. Wells is finishi...
    Updated Nov 30 2015 09:00 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Idaho State Bengals guard Ethan Telfair (3) passes around Utah Utes guard Lorenzo Bonam (15) and Utah Utes forward Gabe Bealer (30) during the game at the Huntsman Center Friday November 27, 2015. Utah basketball: Utes looking to lock down on defense for BYU
    Looking back on a 102-72 win over Idaho State, there's not a lot to dissect for fans. But for Larry Krystkowiak, there was the opening stretch that st...
    Updated Dec 01 2015 08:19 am   |     |   Share
  • U.S. President Barack Obama arrives to deliver remarks during the COP21, United Nations Climate Change Conference, in Le Bourget, outside Paris, on Monday, Nov. 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) Obama, Putin discuss Syria, Ukraine during climate talks
    Le Bourget, France • President Barack Obama urged Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday to decrease tensions with Turkey, as the U.S. and Russian...
    Updated Nov 30 2015 09:42 pm   |     |   Share
  • Southern Utah quarterback Ammon Olsen (2) scrambles out of the pocket as Utah State linebacker Kyler Fackrell (9) and nose tackle David Moala (51) defend during an NCAA college football game Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015, in Logan, Utah. (Eli Lucero/The Herald Journal via AP) Utah State football: Kyler Fackrell, Hunter Sharp will play in Shrine Game
    Logan • Utah State senior linebacker Kyler Fackrell has been invited to play in the East-West Shrine Game and Reese’s Senior Bowl, it was announced Mo...
    Updated Nov 30 2015 06:00 pm   |     |   Share
  • Gov. Bill Haslam presides over budget hearings at the state Capitol in Nashville, Tenn., on Monday, Nov. 30, 2015. The governor was scheduled to hear from 26 state agencies as he works to craft his annual state spending plan. (AP Photo/Erik Schelzig) A new union vote set at VW plant in Tennessee
    Nashville, Tenn. • A new union vote is scheduled for this week at the Volkswagen plant in Tennessee, but so far it’s been largely devoid of the public...
    Updated Nov 30 2015 04:24 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In a Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015 file photo, family members of Jamar Clark get out of a limousine to show show support for the Black Lives Matter supporters as Clark’s the funeral procession passed by the Minneapolis Police Department’s 4th Precinct, in Minneapolis. Clark’s death in a confrontation with police has sparked more than a week of protests. Activists have demanded not just answers in the investigation but public policy changes to address issues of economic injustice. (Richard Tsong-Taatarii/Star Tribune via AP, File)  MANDATORY CREDIT; ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS OUT; MAGS OUT; TWIN CITIES LOCAL TELEVISION OUT Prosecutors charge four in shooting of protesters in Minneapolis
    Minneapolis • A man who allegedly shot at demonstrators protesting the killing of a black man by Minneapolis police was charged Monday with assault wi...
    Updated Nov 30 2015 09:19 pm   |     |   Share
  • RSL
    RSL declines options on four players, re-signs Olave
    A week before the official start to Major League Soccer’s offseason, Real Salt Lake announced Monday it exercised options on seven players and re-sig...
    Updated Nov 30 2015 04:21 pm   |     |   Share
  • This photo taken Monday, Nov. 17, 2015, shows a bus decorated to honor Rosa Parks leaving the main station in Montgomery, Ala., near the 60th anniversary of a bus boycott widely credited with helping spark the modern civil rights movement. Six decades after Parks was arrested for refusing to give up her bus seat to a white man, the city’s buses have a mostly black ridership and are the target of frequent complaints about poor service. (AP Photo/Jay Reeves) 60 years after boycott, using Montgomery bus can be trying
    Montgomery, Ala. • Two blocks from the spot where Rosa Parks refused to give up her bus seat to a white passenger in 1955, 17-year-old Tanesha Wilson ...
    Updated Nov 30 2015 09:04 pm   |     |   Share
    BYU football: Mountain West commissioner says BYU to Las Vegas Bowl appears likely
    If Mountain West Conference commissioner Craig Thompson is to be believed, the Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl could be getting closer to inviting BYU to ...
    Updated Nov 30 2015 04:15 pm   |     |   Share
  • Driver dies in icy crash near Magna
    A driver died Monday after spinning on out a slick highway, just west of Magna, and being struck by a box truck, the Utah Highway Patrol reported. A D...
    Updated Dec 01 2015 07:12 am   |     |   Share
  • Jaren Wilkey  |  BYU  Head coach Dave Rose speaks at a press conference after the BYU Men’s Basketball received an at-large invitation to the 2014 NCAA Tournament and will play Oregon of the Pac-12 in the second round of the West Region on Thursday in Milwaukee, Wis., at the BMO Harris Bradley Center. BYU is the No. 10 seed in the West Region and Oregon is the No. 7 seed. BYU basketball: Cougars break ground on new practice facility
    Provo • Plans were already in the works for a basketball practice facility on the BYU campus a few years ago, but it took an assist from the school’s ...
    Updated Nov 30 2015 11:18 pm   |     |   Share
  • TV
    When Charlie Brown complains in  ’A Charlie Brown Christmas’ about the overwhelming materialism he sees among everyone during the Christmas season, Lucy suggests he become director of the school Christmas pageant. Charlie Brown accepts, but it proves to be a frustrating struggle; and when an attempt to restore the proper spirit with a forlorn little fir Christmas tree fails, he needs Linus’ help to learn what the real meaning of Christmas is. (© 1965 United Feature Syndicate Inc.) Monday on TV: Good grief! ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’ is 50 years old!
    It’s the 50th anniversary of “A Charlie Brown Christmas” (8 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4), and to celebrate it will be preceded by the appropriately titled “It’s Y...
    Updated Nov 30 2015 04:07 pm   |     |   Share