Thursday: Starts with a shield of high clouds overhead & thins during the day…Mostly sunny during the afternoon...Temperatures escalate into the mid-80's locally, and into the 90's from the Columbia Basin to the banana belt of SE WA... High 85°
By JOSHUA FREEDAP Business Writer
It's going to take more than low interest rates to fire up investors.
The Federal Reserve's latest plan to help the economy failed to impress Wall Street on Wednesday. Stocks finished slightly lower for the day, and not
By The Associated Press
-1954 - David Edgerton opens Insta Burger King in Miami, selling 18-cent fire-grilled hamburgers and 18-cent milkshakes. Three months later, Jim McLamore matches Edgerton's capital and the co-founders form a corporation called Burger King of Miami Inc
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Damage was estimated Wednesday at up to $750,000 as a result of a gas explosion at the sprawling Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center.
No injuries were reported after the Tuesday night blast, though 5,000 guests were evacuated for
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Officials in Nashville say a gas explosion at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center caused the evacuation of more than 5,000 guests overnight, but no injuries were reported.
Capt. Ken Walburn of the Nashville Fire Department
By DONNA BRYSONAssociated Press
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - A Rwandan general who was once a top aide to Rwandan President Paul Kagame but now is among his most prominent critics said Thursday that Kagame ordered the killing of the previous president that sparked Rwanda's 1994
By SUZETTE LABOYAssociated Press
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - As Matthew "Zeke" Bent awaited trial on charges that he plotted an attack in which a Florida middle school student was set on fire, he considered entering a plea of no contest to a charge of attempted second-degree
By DAN ELLIOTTAssociated Press
DENVER (AP) - Reporters covering northern Colorado's massive wildfire were kept out of areas that have been evacuated for 11 days - an unusual restriction even for this state, where local officials have extensive powers at fire scenes and
By PETER JAMES SPIELMANNAssociated Press
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The head of the U.N. observer mission in Syria said Tuesday that U.N. forces have come under fire multiple times recently but are committed to staying in the strife-torn country.
Maj. Gen. Robert