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Egypt looking to mend economy with energy moves

<b>By Oxford Business Group</b><p>Egypt has been making impressive progress in straightening up its balance sheet in recent months. Steep cuts in energy …

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Trump: 'Nothing has changed on North Korea that we know of'<p>A missed flight leads to charges for one passenger<p>Dashcam video captures tornado touching …

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The best of Alaska by boat: top 10 Alaska cruise tips

Calving glaciers, miles of untouched wilderness, whales and orcas, and Egyptian-cotton sheets – no wonder an Alaskan cruise is on many a bucket list. Southeast Alaska is where a slew of the state's highlights are concentrated, many of which are inaccessible to automobiles but easily reached by …

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Vision for 'national parks highway' has Grand County hole

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2014, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for …

A look inside the massive $1.1 trillion spending bill

School kids, truckers, marijuana smokers and fans of old-fashioned light bulbs are among millions of Americans with something extra riding on passage of a giant spending bill needed to keep the government running.<p>The $1.1 trillion, 1,603-page bill awaiting a Monday Senate vote is mostly spending …

Fact-Checking the Sunday Shows: Dec. 14

Dick Cheney dredges up long-disproved lies to justify torture. PunditFact calls him on it.<p><i>By Louis Jacobson and Jon Greenberg</i><p>Former Vice President …

National Parks

Heading to a national park for the first time can be intimidating. Where should you go, what should you see, what do you need to know before you pass …

Cairo bathhouse raid spreads fear in Egyptian gay community

CAIRO — Egypt’s government has aggressively cracked down on Islamist and liberal opponents over the past year. Now officials are increasingly targeting another group: gay people.<p>Police raided a public bathhouse in Cairo this month and arrested at least two dozen men, parading them half-naked in …

17 Things That Happen When You Skip Winter Entirely

People dream of living in a tropical paradise to avoid the frozen hell known as wintertime, but it's not so easy to live in an endless summer. It really plays with your mind.<p>So crank the A.C., heat up some cocoa, cuddle up to the one you love (aka Netflix), and let us commiserate with you:<p><b>1. When</b> …

These Photos of the Grand Canyon's Sea of Clouds Are Spellbinding

Man, that's beautiful.<p><b>No, the sky isn't falling.</b> But a rare weather event at the Grand Canyon caused a total cloud inversion that filled the canyons with billowing fog and made it look like the sky had, in fact, collapsed.<p>Triggered when cold, wet air is trapped by warm air, the phenomenon drops the …

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Egypt stock market loses $3B amid oil plunge

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's stock market shares plunged by 22 billion Egyptian pounds (just over $3 billion) in Sunday trading as low oil prices dragged …

Ted Cruz Angers GOP as Senate Passes $1.1 Trillion Spending Bill

The Texas senator's procedural ploy blew up a legislative deal but backfired, as the government-funding legislation advances ahead of schedule.<p>The Senate passed a sweeping $1.1 trillion spending package Saturday night to stave off a government shutdown after days of high drama, legislative …

The CIA Book I Wish I’d Written

I suspected the worst, but the agency wouldn’t let me tell the whole story.<p>I resigned from the CIA in the spring of 2003 and penned a memoir, <i>Blowing My Cover,</i> about my admittedly short career at the agency. No matter that the book was largely a personal story meant to convey the surprisingly …