PORTLAND — The company that operates the Port of Portland’s container terminal has been fined $18,360 following a safety inspection by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
By Aaron Corvin April 13, 2014 6 a.m.
Opponents of a proposal to build the Northwest’s largest oil-by-rail transfer terminal at the Port of Vancouver have packed public hearings and repeatedly pounded a message to port commissioners: cancel the lease with Tesoro Corp. and Savage Companies.
By MARTIN CRUTSINGER and HARRY DUNPHY, Associated Press April 12, 2014 8:21 p.m.
WASHINGTON — The world's top finance officials expressed confidence Saturday that the global economy finally has turned the corner to stronger growth. This time, they may be right.
By MARTIN CRUTSINGER and HARRY DUNPHY, Associated Press April 12, 2014 3:08 p.m.
WASHINGTON — The world's top finance officials expressed confidence Saturday that the global economy finally has turned the corner to stronger growth. This time, they may be right.Despite challenges that include market jitters about the Federal Reserve's bond-buying slowdown and global tensions over Ukraine, policymakers said they believe there is a foundation for sustained growth that can provide jobs for the millions of people still looking for work five years after the worst recession since the Great Depression of the 1930s.
By Jordan Robertson, Bloomberg News April 12, 2014 2:28 p.m.
SAN FRANCISCO - Millions of smartphones and tablets running Google's Android operating system have the Heartbleed software bug, in a sign of how broadly the flaw extends beyond the Internet and into consumer devices.
By Julie Wernau, Chicago Tribune April 12, 2014 6 a.m.
These days, Ikea is assembling more than just furniture.
By ANNE D'INNOCENZIO, Associated Press April 11, 2014 5:46 p.m.
NEW YORK — Wal-Mart is using its size to drive down the price of organic groceries — from tomato paste to chicken broth — to make them more affordable for its low-income customers.
By CANDICE CHOI, Associated Press April 11, 2014 5:46 p.m.
NEW YORK — Obsessing over calories alone has left dieters with an empty feeling.
By Curtis Tate, McClatchy-Tribune April 11, 2014 5:16 p.m.
WASHINGTON — Grain producers, manufacturers and coal shippers told federal regulators Thursday that rail service has deteriorated drastically in the nation's midsection in recent months, leaving crops in piles on the ground and fuel stocks low at electric power plants as resources go undelivered.
By The Columbian April 11, 2014 5:14 p.m.
Thursday's market swoon derailed much of the initial public offerings market, according to Yahoo Finance.
By Associated Press April 10, 2014 6:02 p.m.
ISSAQUAH — Costco’s sales at stores open at least a year rose 5 percent in March, beating Wall Street’s forecast.