Michelle L. Price, Associated Press | Posted Oct 6th - 8:31pm
State lawmakers held the first public hearing Tuesday evening on a new plan to help thousands of Utah's poor get health insurance by expanding Medicaid. They didn't take any action on the plan, however, after hearing hours of testimony from doctors, advocates for the poor and more.
Youkyung Lee, Associated Press | Posted Oct 6th - 8:31pm
Samsung Electronics announced a forecast-beating profit for the third quarter Wednesday but analysts said strong component sales and favorable currency exchange rates masked persistent weakness in its smartphone business.
Juliet Williams, Associated Press | Posted Oct 6th - 6:40pm
Female workers in California will get new tools to challenge gender-based wage gaps under legislation signed into law Tuesday that supporters say offers the strongest equal-pay protection in the nation.
Larry Neumeister and Tom Hays, Associated Press | Posted Oct 6th - 6:04pm
A former president of the United Nations General Assembly turned the world body into a "platform for profit" by accepting over $1 million in bribes from a billionaire Chinese real estate mogul and other businesspeople to pave the way for lucrative investments, a prosecutor charged Tuesday.
ESPN is cutting sponsored DraftKings elements from within its shows but not commercials from the daily fantasy sports site. That's according to ESPN Outside the Lines host Bob Ley, who revealed the shift during his show Tuesday.
Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press | Posted Oct 6th - 4:37pm
Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio vowed Tuesday to cap the number of regulations government can impose on businesses, particularly "on-demand" startups like Uber and Airbnb that he considers models for a changing national economy.
Keith Ridler, Associated Press | Posted Oct 6th - 4:32pm
Federal officials have approved a Canadian company's request to do exploratory drilling about 55 miles northeast of Boise to determine if molybdenum, copper and silver exist in sufficient quantities to go forward with an open-pit mine.