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Low US unemployment rate masks financial struggles for many

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Despite an ultra-low 3.9 percent unemployment rate, about one-third of U.S. adults faced financial insecurity last year and often struggled to pay unexpected expenses, a Federal Reserve survey found . For three in 10 adults, their monthly incomes fluctuated — often because their...


Government

Trump won't say if he has confidence in Rosenstein

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump declined to say Tuesday whether he has confidence in Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, escalating pressure on the Justice Department as his White House negotiated rare access to classified documents for his congressional allies. Asked before a private...


Government

Trump, Moon try to keep NKorea summit on track amid doubts

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump labored with South Korea’s Moon Jae-in Tuesday to keep the highly anticipated U.S. summit with North Korea on track after Trump abruptly cast doubt that the June 12 meeting would come off. Setting the stakes sky high, Moon said, “The fate and the future of...


Business

AP Top Business News at 11:52 p.m. EDT

Congress moves to dismantle key post-crisis bank rules Low US unemployment rate masks financial struggles for many US and China work on ZTE rescue; Mnuchin denies quid pro quo Asian shares fall amid worries over US-China trade, Koreas Facebook chief faces EU grilling over his ‘digital monster‘...


Courts

Utah State Courts warn of phone scammers claiming to be FBI agents

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If you get a call from the “state courts” saying you must immediately pay money or be arrested, it’s probably a scam.


Government

Trump rallies abortion opponents to vote for Republicans

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday issued a rallying call to opponents of abortion, encouraging them to head to the polls to elect conservative lawmakers. Speaking at the Susan B. Anthony List’s annual “Campaign for Life Gala,” Trump took a victory lap for his anti-abortion...


Police & Fire

Brigham City man dies, son injured in Tuesday morning house fire

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Police in Brigham City say an 83-year-old man is dead after a fire broke out in a trailer home Tuesday morning.


Police & Fire

Criminal investigation probes $126K in mishandled Davis sheriff's funds

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An audit of the Davis County Sheriff’s Office’s business division says $126,000 was improperly handled. The county attorney says a criminal investigation is underway.


Business

Protesters: Bottled water should still be provided in Flint

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — About 100 people crowded into Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder’s office lobby to demand that the state continue to provide bottled water to Flint residents. MLive.com reports the protesters gathered Tuesday for about 40 minutes until they said they were denied a meeting. They chanted...


Government

The princes, the president and the fortune seekers

Trump-Pay to Play

WASHINGTON (AP) — After a year spent carefully cultivating two princes from the Arabian Peninsula, Elliott Broidy, a top fundraiser for President Donald Trump, thought he was finally close to nailing more than $1 billion in business. He had ingratiated himself with crown princes from Saudi Arabia...


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