Top News & Analysis Utah

  • Denver-based Extraction Oil& Gas LLC, an oil explorer and driller in Colorado's Denver- Julesburg basin backed by private equity firm Yorktown Partners LLC, has filed a confidential registration with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission indicating it is planning on going public, people familiar with the matter said. Backed by private equity firms...

  • Denver-based Extraction Oil& Gas LLC, an oil explorer and driller in Colorado's Denver- Julesburg basin backed by private equity firm Yorktown Partners LLC, has filed a confidential registration with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission indicating it is planning on going public, people familiar with the matter said. Backed by private equity firms...

  • WASHINGTON, Aug 2- U.S. federal agencies should disclose whether their actions and decisions will have an impact on climate change, the White House announced on Tuesday. The update takes NEPA a step further by requiring agencies such as the Interior Department to the Army Corps of Engineers to quantify greenhouse gas emissions in NEPA project reviews and to...

  • WASHINGTON, July 28- The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Thursday it had frozen the assets of the operator of a Utah- based Ponzi scheme that raised more than $207 million from investors worldwide, mainly in the United States, India and Russia. In a complaint filed in federal court in Salt Lake City on Tuesday, the SEC alleged that Traffic Monsoon LLC...

  • July 21- Elon Musk's latest "master plan" for Tesla Motors Inc to develop an electric commercial truck, a public bus, a pickup and systems to enable fully autonomous driving could cost $2 billion to $3 billion or more, experts and analysts said Thursday. However, analysts said it is likely Tesla will have to go back to investors for more capital to fund the plan, despite...

  • WASHINGTON, July 18- U.S. oil refiners Tesoro Corp and Par Hawaii Refining reached a $425 million settlement with the United States on Monday to resolve air quality violations at six refineries in Western states, the government announced on Monday. The accord requires the companies to invest $403 million in new equipment to better control air emissions at...

  • WASHINGTON, July 18- U.S. oil refiners Tesoro Corp and Par Hawaii Refining reached a $425 million settlement with the United States on Monday to resolve air quality violations at six refineries in Western states, the government announced Monday. The accord requires the companies to invest $403 million in new equipment to better control air emissions at...

  • WASHINGTON, July 18- U.S. oil refiner Tesoro Corp said on Monday it has reached a $10.4 million settlement with the United States for air quality violations at refineries in six Western states. Under the settlement, Tesoro will also invest $400 million in technology to better control air emissions at operations in Alaska, Northern California, North Dakota, Utah,...

  • A 'Now Hiring' sign is displayed during a Job News USA career fair at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium in Louisville, Kentucky, U.S., on Wednesday, May 18, 2016.

    Wonder which states created the most employment over the past 10 years? CNBC has graded all 50 states to come up with the list.

  • Salt Lake City, Utah.

    Silicon Slopes — a stretch of cities along the Rocky Mountains in Utah — has become a hotbed of start-up activity. VCs are taking notice.

  • This U.S. state is the top state in business

    Utah ranks number one in America's top state for business and here's why.

  • Utah Gov. Gary Herbert

    The growth of Utah's tech industry has earned the state a place on the nation's economic map. Collaboration was key, says Gov. Herbert.

  • Salt Lake City, Utah.

    CNBC’s Scott Cohn reveals that Utah is the tenth winner of CNBC's Top States for Business with special musical guest, Donny Osmond.

  • U.S. supporters celebrate after their loss to Germany after watching the match at FIFA Fan Fest on June 26, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

    In its 10th annual ranking, CNBC unveils the top 10 states for business in America in 2016. Can you guess the state that leads the league?

  • Top States Utah

    With a sweet and an industrious workforce, the Beehive State is America’s Top State for Business.

  • Top States Utah

    Utah has clinched the No. 1 spot in CNBC's America's Top States for Business study, based on cost of doing business and other key criteria.

  • NEW YORK, July 11- After thrice refinancing the house she had bought in 2012, Nedalee Thomas thought she was done. But then Britain voted to leave the European Union June 23, and roiling financial markets upended the prevailing wisdom that interest rates were on the way back up, and the window for refinancing had closed. These are the people who drove up refinancing...

  • NEW YORK, July 11- After thrice refinancing the house she had bought in 2012, Nedalee Thomas thought she was done. But then Britain voted to leave the European Union June 23, and roiling financial markets upended the prevailing wisdom that interest rates were on the way back up, and the window for refinancing had closed. These are the people who drove up refinancing...

  • NEW YORK, July 11- After thrice refinancing the house she had bought in 2012, Nedalee Thomas thought she was done. But then Britain voted to leave the European Union June 23, and roiling financial markets upended the prevailing wisdom that interest rates were on the way back up, and the window for refinancing had closed. These are the people who drove up refinancing...

  • The ruling, which the White House vowed to appeal, halts the administration's efforts to address what it sees as safety concerns in the industry and reverses what producers had seen as a first step toward full federal regulation of all fracking activity. The U.S. Interior Department's Bureau of Land Management lacked Congressional authority to set fracking...