By DANICA KIRKA, Associated Press
August 29, 2014 10:32 a.m.
LONDON — Prime Minister David Cameron pledged Friday to plug gaps in Britain's armory to combat terror, describing the extremist threat posed by the Islamic State group as being more dangerous than even that of al-Qaida.
By Karen Livingston for The Columbian
August 29, 2014 10:24 a.m.
Why: Mexico Lindo, not to be confused with Lindo Mexico and Cantina, has been serving a range of Mexican dishes since 2008. The establishment is a neighborhood restaurant in the strip mall anchored by Planet Fitness.
By STEVEN DUBOIS, Associated Press
August 29, 2014 9:39 a.m.
PORTLAND — The young homeless man who accompanied Miley Cyrus to the MTV Video Music Awards and who had been sought on an Oregon arrest warrant has turned himself in and posted bail, an Oregon official said Thursday night.
Mark Stephan, associate professor of political science at Washington State University Vancouver, is part of a collaborative research team receiving a National Science Foundation grant for a three-year study on state and local climate risk governance.