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A student project to help immigrants secure green cards won the $40,000 prize Saturday at a competition aimed at creating Utah’s next generation of entrepreneurs. The Utah Entrepreneurship Challenge at the University of Utah is a clearinghouse for gaps in …

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  • FILE - In this March 1, 2015, file photo, the new Galaxy S6, right, and S6 Edge are displayed during a Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2015 event on the eve of this week’s Mobile World Congress wireless show in Barcelona, Spain. A better design, a better camera and fewer frills make the new Galaxy S6 phones the best Samsung has yet to offer. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez, File) Review: Galaxy S6 phones are Samsung’s best yet
    A better design, a sharper camera and easier-to-use software make the new Galaxy S6 phones the best Samsung has yet to offer. Although Samsung has bee...
    Updated Mar 28 2015 01:05 am   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this March 1, 2015, file photo, the new Galaxy S6, right, and S6 Edge are displayed during a Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2015 event on the eve of this week’s Mobile World Congress wireless show in Barcelona, Spain. A better design, a better camera and fewer frills make the new Galaxy S6 phones the best Samsung has yet to offer. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez, File) Galaxy S6 phones are Samsung’s best yet
    New York • A better design, a sharper camera and easier-to-use software make the new Galaxy S6 phones the best Samsung has yet to offer. Although Sams...
    Updated Mar 28 2015 01:05 am   |     |   Share
  • ADVANCE FOR USE MONDAY, MARCH 30, 2014 AND THEREAFTER - This Oct. 18, 2014 photo shows an entrance to the Portal 31 coal mine that has been turned into a tourist attraction in Lynch, Ky. Passing through a concrete archway topped by the words They’re mining for tourists in Appalachia
    Seco, Ky. • Mines built this company town. Jack and Sandra Looney hope vines — the wine grapes growing on a former strip mine in the hills above — wil...
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  • In this March 13, 2015 photo, a worker prepares a chassis to receive an engine on a 2015 aluminum-alloy body Ford F-150 truck at the company's Kansas City Assembly Plant in Claycomo, Mo. The government issues its third and final estimate of how fast the U.S. economy grew in the October-December 2014 quarter on Friday, March 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) U.S. economic growth may be mild, but durable
    Washington • The U.S. economy’s tepid performance last quarter — a 2.2 percent annual growth rate — was typical of the economic rebound that began in ...
    Updated Mar 27 2015 06:15 pm   |     |   Share


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