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GOED approves incentive deal to bring Amazon facility, hundreds of new jobs to Utah

State officials have approved an incentive deal expected to bring a new Amazon facility to Utah and create hundreds of jobs.

Utah’s Squatty Potty dumps Kathy Griffin

Utah's own Squatty Potty, a company that makes poop-enabling toilet stools, has dumped Kathy Griffin from its ad campaign after a photo surfaced of the comic holding a prop version of President Donald Trump's bloody severed head.

SLC Mayor Biskupski nominates Sen. Dabakis to UTA Board

Salt Lake City Mayor Jackie Biskupski on Wednesday announced she has nominated Sen. Jim Dabakis to represent the city on the Utah Transit Board of Trustees.

Teen retailer Rue21 files for bankruptcy

Teen clothing retailer Rue21 announced Tuesday it is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, one month after revealing plans to close roughly 400 of its 1,179 stores.

Jon Huntsman Sr. blames U for problem related to Huntsman Cancer Institute

Nearly a month after the firing of Huntsman Cancer Institute CEO Dr. Mary Beckerle -- who was subsequently rehired after worldwide headlines and local protests -- businessman/philanthropist Jon Huntsman Sr. has taken to the airwaves and the print advertising to blame University of Utah Health Science officials for mismanagement of funds, and for decisions that caused global bad publicity.