By JOAN LOWY and JENNIFER AGIESTA, Associated Press
December 19, 2014 5:54 p.m.
WASHINGTON — Americans broadly back tight regulations on commercial drone operators, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll, as concerns about privacy and safety override the potential benefits of the heralded drone revolution.
By ANNE D'INNOCENZIO, Associated Press
December 19, 2014 5:53 p.m.
NEW YORK — Online shopping has become as volatile as stock market trading. Wild, minute-by-minute price swings on everything from clothes to TVs have made it difficult for holiday shoppers to "buy low."
By ANTHONY McCARTNEY, Associated Press
December 19, 2014 5:48 p.m.
LOS ANGELES — When a group claiming credit for the hacking of Sony Pictures Entertainment threatened violence at theaters showing "The Interview" earlier this week, the fate of the movie's big-screen life was all but sealed.
The Port of Vancouver said Wednesday it hopes to develop a new hotel for Red Lion as part of a larger effort to redevelop its Terminal 1 property, currently home to the Red Lion Hotel Vancouver at the Quay.
The Battle Ground Chamber of Commerce's executive board said Tuesday it has named Paul Montague as consulting executive director. Montague will work with the board of directors, chamber members and other community leaders to develop the chamber's vision, build membership and to hire a permanent executive director to carry out that vision.
By LILY RAFF McCAULOU for The Columbian
December 16, 2014 5:31 p.m.
Travelers who visit the Burgerville inside Portland International Airport get more than just fries and shakes with their burgers — they also get a taste of the future of dining at the Vancouver-based chain.
Barbara Erskine has always known what she wanted to do in life. She became a speech pathologist and today is still as passionate about her career as when she first began. "I am always happiest when helping other people. I get a wonderful feeling to be part of seeing my clients overcome their communication challenges," she said.