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Utah bill loosens who sees booze poured but keeps barriers

Utah bill loosens who sees booze poured but keeps barriers

In heavily Mormon Utah, a lawmaker wants to allow restaurants to stop using walls or backrooms that block customers from seeing alcoholic drinks being made

Senate confirms billionaire investor as commerce secretary

Senate confirms billionaire investor as commerce secretary

The Senate has confirmed billionaire investor Wilbur Ross as commerce secretary as President Donald Trump adds to his economic team

Takata pleads guilty in air bag scandal, agrees to pay $1B

Takata pleads guilty in air bag scandal, agrees to pay $1B

Japanese auto parts maker Takata Corp. has pleaded guilty to fraud and agreed to pay a $1 billion penalty for concealing a deadly defect in millions of its air bags that is blamed for at least 16 deaths worldwide _ including 11 in the U.S.

New highs for US stocks; Dow win streak longest since 1987

New highs for US stocks; Dow win streak longest since 1987

Wall Street notched another set of milestones as the Dow Jones industrial average closed at a record high for the 12th consecutive time, the longest winning streak for the 30-company average in 30 years

US durable goods orders jumped 1.8 percent in January

US durable goods orders jumped 1.8 percent in January

US durable goods orders up 1.8 percent in January as aircraft demand surges; investment slips