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North Ogden officials support trash fee hike to save recycling program

Recycle bins

Likewise, residents are willing to pay more if needed, to a limit, according to an informal city...

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US issues steep list of demands for nuclear treaty with Iran

US Iran

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States on Monday issued a steep list of demands to be included in a nuclear treaty with Iran to replace the deal scuttled by President Donald Trump and threatened “the strongest sanctions in history” if Iran doesn’t change course. Drawing sharp contrasts with the 2015...


Business

Trump pulls back from brink of trade war with China

US China Trade

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Monday hailed his administration’s temporary truce with China on trade, even as his Treasury secretary and China struck a note of caution on the latest agreement. After high-level talks in Washington last week, Beijing has agreed to “substantially reduce”...


Business

Divided Supreme Court rules for businesses over workers

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says employers can prohibit their workers from banding together to complain about pay and conditions in the workplace. The justices ruled 5-4 Monday, with the court’s conservative members in the majority, that businesses can force employees to individually use...


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Justices to review Oklahoma's Indian territory murder appeal

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will hear Oklahoma’s plea to reinstate the murder conviction and death sentence of an American Indian. The justices on Monday said they will review an appellate ruling that overturned the conviction and sentence of Patrick Dwayne Murphy. He claimed he should have...


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Dispute on eye drop size fails to catch Supreme Court's eye

WASHINGTON (AP) — A dispute about the size of eye drops has failed to catch the eye of the Supreme Court. Drug companies including Allergan, Bausch & Lomb, Merck and Pfizer had asked the court to get involved in the case. The companies were sued by patients using their eye drops to treat glaucoma...


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High court to hear challenge to Virginia uranium mining ban

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court agreed Monday to hear a challenge to Virginia’s decades-old ban on uranium mining. The state has had a ban on uranium mining in place since 1982, soon after the discovery of a massive uranium deposit in the state’s Pittsylvania County. It’s the largest known...


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The Latest: Pompeo threatens Iran with worst sanctions yet

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Secretary of State Mike Pompeo discussing strategy on Iran (all times local): 9:15 a.m. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is threatening to place “the strongest sanctions in history” on Iran if its government doesn’t change course. Pompeo on Monday called for a new...


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Trump promotes criticism of former CIA director

CIA Haspel Russia

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hours before President Donald Trump is visiting CIA headquarters, he is promoting criticism of former CIA Director John Brennan. Trump is suggesting Brennan is to blame for the Russia probe. On Twitter Monday, Trump referenced comments from conservative commentator Dan Bogino on...


Business

The Latest: US-China inject note of caution post-trade truce

US China Trade

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-China trade talks (all times local): 8:55 a.m. The Trump administration and China are injecting a note of caution after declaring a temporary truce on trade. U.S. Treasury Security Steven Mnuchin said Monday on CNBC that President Donald Trump is reserving the...


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Pompeo says if Iran makes 'major changes,' US willing to lift all sanctions, restore full

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pompeo says if Iran makes ‘major changes,‘ US willing to lift all sanctions, restore full diplomatic and commercial ties.


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