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Donny and Marie Osmond announce end of Las Vegas residency

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 12:07pm

Donny and Marie Osmond say they will end their Las Vegas show later this year, concluding an 11-year run on the Strip.

Top US general to meet with Google on China security worries

Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 12:06pm

The top U.S. military officer plans to meet with Google representatives next week amid growing concerns that American companies doing business in China are helping its military gain ground on the U.S.

Interior boss order aims to protect US public land access

Matthew Brown, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 11:47am

Acting U.S. Interior Secretary David Bernhardt is ordering federal land managers to give more consideration to public access concerns when selling or trading public land.

Dixie State University newspaper believes it is target of fee cut

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 11:44am

A Utah university newspaper believes budget cuts are targeting the publication and could impact the school's journalism program.

You dumped cable? Comcast hopes to reel you back in

Tali Arbel, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 11:43am

Comcast is launching an aggregated bundle of existing streaming-TV apps for $5 a month to appeal to cord-cutters.

Officials lift shelter-in-place order for people living near a suburban Houston petrochemicals plant that burned

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 11:32am

Officials lift shelter-in-place order for people living near a suburban Houston petrochemicals plant that burned.

Poll: More Americans say too little spending on health

Hannah Fingerhut and Andrew Taylor, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 10:49am

A growing majority of Americans want greater government spending on health care, and the increase is being driven by both Democrats and Republicans.

Chinese visit to Italy seeks closer ties, stirs suspicions

Colleen Barry, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 10:47am

At the heart of Chinese Premier Xi Jingping's visit to Rome beginning Thursday is a key prize: A deal to make Italy the first major democracy to join China's ambitious Belt and Road infrastructure project that has raised concerns about Beijing's growing economic clout.

CFPB's Kraninger reverses Mulvaney changes to advisory board

Ken Sweet, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 10:47am

The new head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is reversing yet another policy set by her predecessor by giving more sway to a group of committees that advise the financial watchdog.

Facebook acknowledges it stored millions of passwords in plain text for years after security researcher exposes issue.

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 10:43am

Facebook acknowledges it stored millions of passwords in plain text for years after security researcher exposes issue.

US average mortgage rates fall; 30-year at 4.28 percent

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 10:32am

U.S. long-term mortgage rates fell this week, giving an incentive to potential buyers as the spring homebuying season opens.

Facebook left millions of passwords readable by employees

Barbara Ortutay and Frank Bajak, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 10:25am

Facebook left millions of user passwords readable by its employees for years, the company said Thursday , an acknowledgement it offered after a security researcher posted about the issue online.

Squabble over airport's name heads to court in Florida

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 10:22am

Apparently, this region ain't big enough for two airports with the name "Orlando."

The Latest: Ethiopian airline defends pilots' training

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 10:19am

The Latest on the Ethiopian plane crash (all times local):

Ethiopian airline defends its pilots' training standards

Elias Meseret, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 9:53am

Ethiopian Airlines said Thursday that its pilots went through all the extra training required by Boeing and the U.S. aviation regulators to fly the 737 Max 8 jet that crashed this month, killing all 157 people on board.

NTSB: Impaired truck driver likely cause of GOP train crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 9:43am

Federal investigators say a trash truck driver was likely under the influence of marijuana and anti-seizure medication when his vehicle was struck by an Amtrak train carrying Republican lawmakers in Virginia last year.

US military vet recounts arrests in Haiti to AP

Danica Coto and Michael Weissenstein, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 9:43am

An American security contractor at the center of a mysterious case roiling Haitian politics says that he and a group of fellow veterans were sent to Haiti on a mission to protect a businessman signing a more than $50 million contract at the country's central bank.

Trump, corporate leaders discuss economic, business issues

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 9:39am

President Donald Trump is discussing economic and business issues with some of America's top corporate titans.

Beer, wine sales approved for historic Idaho theaters

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 9:33am

Legislation to allow Idaho theaters on the National Register of Historic Places to obtain licenses to sell beer and wine has been signed into law by Gov. Brad Little.