Four leaders of local governments in Clark County said Monday that maintaining strategic plans, building infrastructure and recruiting new industries are all keys to growing vibrant communities.
By The Columbian December 12, 2014 5:31 p.m.
The main Vancouver post office said this week it's offering extended retail hours to help make customers' shipping tasks more convenient during the holidays.
By Steve Johnson, San Jose Mercury News December 12, 2014 5:22 p.m.
SAN JOSE, Calif. — EBay is reportedly considering laying off thousands of employees as it prepares to shed its huge online payments division, PayPal.
By Roberto A. Ferdman, The Washington Post December 12, 2014 5:21 p.m.
Canada should be a cozy new home for Burger King.
By Dominic Gates, The Seattle Times December 12, 2014 2:38 p.m.
Aircraft-seat suppliers are struggling to meet the demand for new high-end, lie-flat seats for business and first class in big widebody jets, and the supply chain squeeze has begun to slow Boeing jet deliveries.
By JEFF BARNARD and GOSIA WOZNIACKA, Associated Press December 12, 2014 11:06 a.m.
GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Many in Indian Country are wary of the idea of growing and selling marijuana on tribal lands, even if it could present an economic windfall and the U.S. Department of Justice says it's OK.
By Annette Cary, Tri-City Herald December 12, 2014 11:02 a.m.
Retiring Rep. Doc Hastings, R-Wash., is pressing the Department of Energy for more information on the cost and implications of building more storage tanks at the Hanford nuclear reservation.
By JONATHAN FAHEY, Associated Press December 12, 2014 10:59 a.m.
NEW YORK — So you think you are finally getting one over on the gas stations as you pay well under $3 a gallon for the first time in four years? Guess again.
By GREGORY KATZ and DANICA KIRKA, Associated Press December 12, 2014 10:52 a.m.
LONDON — The airspace over London was briefly closed Friday afternoon due to what authorities said was a computer failure at one of Britain's two air traffic control centers.
By The Associated Press December 12, 2014 10:50 a.m.
NEW YORK — The rout in oil prices advanced Friday after the International Energy Agency lowered its forecast for global oil demand next year.
By Michelle Singletary December 12, 2014 6 a.m.
It's hard enough managing one's own money, but navigating through the financial issues with another person can be even more frustrating. I often get questions about marriage and money during my weekly online chat discussions. Following are answers to two I received recently.
By DAVID KOENIG, Associated Press December 12, 2014 6 a.m.
DALLAS — For years, Southwest was the most punctual of big U.S. airlines, so its tumble toward the bottom of government rankings for on-time arrivals was stunning.
By Lauren Coleman-Lochner, Bloomberg News December 11, 2014 5 p.m.
NEW YORK — Embattled electronics retailer RadioShack Corp. reported a larger quarterly loss than projected after sales tumbled and the company struggled to attract mobile-phone customers.
By Tracy Lien, Los Angeles Times December 11, 2014 4:38 p.m.
The Internet in 2014 is less free and more unequal and, as far as wealthy nations go, the U.S. could be doing a lot better on that score, according to the latest research from the World Wide Web Foundation.
By JEFF BARNARD and GOSIA WOZNIACKA, Associated Press December 11, 2014 4:28 p.m.
GRANTS PASS, Ore. — The U.S. Justice Department said Thursday that Indian tribes can grow and sell marijuana on their lands as long as they follow the same federal conditions laid out for states that have legalized the drug.