Daily Archives: August 5, 2016

Utah businessman Jeremy Johnson settles federal lawsuit

SALT LAKE CITY — A Utah businessman sentenced to more than a decade in prison after being convicted of lying to banks has agreed to a settlement worth more than $275 million in a separate lawsuit brought against him by…

Utah businessman Jeremy Johnson settles federal lawsuit

Spanish Fork woman reportedly stole car, escaped from police car, led officers on foot pursuit

A Spanish Fork woman was arrested Thursday morning on reports of stealing a car before breaking out of police custody and leading police on a foot chase through a neighborhood.

Spanish Fork woman reportedly stole car, escaped from police car, led officers on foot pursuit

Steady hiring is now benefiting a broader group of Americans

A second straight month of robust hiring — 255,000 jobs added in July — pointed to employer confidence that suggested that the economy is powering through a slump that struck early this year. The unemployment rate remained a low 4.9 percent, the Labor Department said Friday.

Steady hiring is now benefiting a broader group of Americans

Amazon unveils cargo plane

The latest push to speed delivery of its products comes as the company ships an increasing number of packages worldwide. Amazon’s parcel volume was an estimated 1 billion packages in 2015 — the same number that FedEx delivered three years earlier for hundreds of thousands of customers.

Amazon unveils cargo plane

Spanish Fork woman reportedly stole car, escaped from police car, led officers on foot pursuit

A Spanish Fork woman was arrested Thursday morning on reports of stealing a car before breaking out of police custody and leading police on a foot chase through a neighborhood.

Spanish Fork woman reportedly stole car, escaped from police car, led officers on foot pursuit

Amazon unveils cargo plane

The latest push to speed delivery of its products comes as the company ships an increasing number of packages worldwide. Amazon’s parcel volume was an estimated 1 billion packages in 2015 — the same number that FedEx delivered three years earlier for hundreds of thousands of customers.

Amazon unveils cargo plane

Louisiana pols go to court blaming Big Oil for coastal ruin

Following the lead of Gov. John Bel Edwards, Louisiana political orthodoxy is being turned upside-down as prominent leaders of both parties join lawsuits seeking billions of dollars for environmental improvement projects.

Louisiana pols go to court blaming Big Oil for coastal ruin

Poké Stop: Provo City Library removes its Pokémon Go locations

The lawn of the Provo City Library has been a ghost town the past few days.

Poké Stop: Provo City Library removes its Pokémon Go locations

All-Together Playground plans groundbreaking ceremony, needs volunteers

The time has arrived to start physical preparations for Orem’s new All-Together Playground.

All-Together Playground plans groundbreaking ceremony, needs volunteers

Springville Trunk Show features the artistry of Utah’s quilters

Quilters never become household names like Picasso or Rembrandt, but their artistry is just as skilled and intricate.

Springville Trunk Show features the artistry of Utah’s quilters