A former longshore worker accused of sabotaging operations at a Vancouver grain export terminal during a labor dispute in December 2012 is seeking to seal a variety of court records in a related civil lawsuit against him.
By Hashmat Baktash and Shashank Bengali, Los Angeles Times
March 10, 2014 6:14 p.m.
KABUL, Afghanistan — The Taliban threatened to attack next month's presidential election in Afghanistan, calling on its followers "to use all force" in targeting poll workers and political activists and to disrupt balloting.
By Leslie Patton, Bloomberg News
March 10, 2014 3:59 p.m.
CHICAGO — McDonald's Corp., the world's largest restaurant chain, said sales at stores open at least 13 months fell 0.3 percent in February as its U.S. business slumped for the fourth straight month amid harsh weather.
By Donna Gordon Blankinship, Associated Press
March 10, 2014 12:50 p.m.
SEATTLE — A new report shows low-income kids who participate in Washington's College Bound scholarship program are going to college at nearly the same rate as their richer classmates and well ahead of other poor children who did not sign up. The scholarship program seems to encourage higher than expected college enrollment and continued college attendance.