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Yangon, Myanmar • Myanmar economists and businessmen on Thursday welcomed President Barack Obama’s announcement that the U.S. will lift economic sanctions and restore long-lost trade benefits to the Southeast Asian country as it emerges from half a century of oppressive …

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  • President Barack Obama shakes hands with Myanmar’s leader Aung San Suu Kyi as they speak to media at the conclusion of a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) As Suu Kyi visits, US announces lifting of Myanmar sanctions
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  • (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah Utes defensive end Pita Taumoepenu (50) brings down Southern Utah Thunderbirds running back Malik Brown (4) as the University of Utah Utes host the Southern Utah University Thunderbirds, NCAA football at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City, Thursday September 1, 2016. Utah football: Inconsistent Utes flex passing muscles in 24-0 win over SUU (with video)
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