By Mark Trumbull
No sooner had Gabby Douglas dismounted from the podium clutching gymnastic gold, then observers began speculating on the other riches she'd be pulling in from corporate marketing deals. Her face already graced the boxes of Kellogg's Corn Flakes, and that was just the
By Eastern Washington Athletics
Cheney, WASH - If you think the offense for the Eastern Washington University football team is experienced, try the defense.
While the offense returns a total of 20 letterwinners, the defense has 24 back in 2012. Other than losing a pair of key players in the
By DAVID BAUDERAP Television Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - A look at media coverage of the London Olympics:
An opening ceremony from the mother country with a Beatle, a queen and Mr. Bean proved irresistible for viewers in the United States, with a record-setting 40.7 million people watching NBC's
NEW YORK (AP) - A look at media coverage of the London Olympics: An opening ceremony from the mother country with a Beatle, a queen and Mr. Bean proved irresistible for viewers in the United States, with a record-setting 40.7 million people watching NBC's first night of summer
By The Associated Press
Unemployment could stay high as US economy slows
WASHINGTON (AP) - High unemployment isn't going away - not as long as the economy grows as slowly as it did in the April-June quarter.
Weak consumer spending held growth to an annual rate of just 1.5 percent, even
NEW YORK (AP) - Standard & Poor's ratings services lowered its outlook on the credit ratings of The New York Times Co., citing a decline in print advertising revenue.
S&P cut its outlook to "stable" from "positive" on Friday. That means there isn't likely to be an upgrade or a
By The Associated Press
2nd triple-digit loss for Dow in 2 days
NEW YORK (AP) - Fear that Spain may need a bailout sent its borrowing costs soaring, the euro to a two-year low against the dollar and stocks around the world tumbling as investors pulled back Monday from all manner of risk.
By GILLIAN FLACCUS and KRISTEN WYATTAssociated Press
AURORA, Colo. (AP) - A U.S. Navy veteran who served three tours of duty in the Middle East. A 6-year-old girl excited about learning to swim. A Target employee who shielded his girlfriend and her brother with his own body. They and nine
By ANNE D'INNOCENZIOAP Retail Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Daffy's Inc., which sells national fashion brands at up to 80 percent off, is going out of business, a victim of a fiercely competitive landscape that has already claimed rivals Syms and Filene's Basement as casualties.