The Columbia River, the Northwest's great resource for commerce, recreation, and energy, is emerging as a tourist destination for ship-bound ...
(Associated Press files)
March 26, 2013
Officials and others look on as President Barack Obama signs the health care bill in the East Room of the White House in Washington on March 23, 2010. The first yearly sign-up period for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act closes Monday, with early returns suggesting the administration may near a projection of 7 million enrollees made before the U.S. health exchange struggled at its startup.