| Apr 22, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Area ag producers who want to sell their products overseas face a big but by no means insurmountable challenge, experts say.
Here are some general suggestions for potential exporters from Heather Ranck, Fargo, N.D.-based international trade specialist...
| Jan 17, 2011
Workers at the Anchor Blue store in the Glendale Galleria were busy Friday advertising 30%, 40% and 50% discounts on racks full of jeans, jackets and belts. A sign hanging in the center of the store encouraged customers to ask about acquiring fixtures and...
| Feb 23, 2011
| 5:42 PM
Where did the money go? That's what officials at Seattle Public Schools are trying to figure out. Approximately $1.8 million dollars was spent on contract work that was never done or didn't benefit the school district. A criminal investigation is...
| Feb 25, 2011
| 8:52 PM
Controversy is brewing at Seattle Public Schools ever since investigations revealed that $1.8 million dollars was spent but it wasn't going to the district.In a statement released by Seattle School Board President Steve Sundquist Friday, it says, "I'm...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 6:57 PM
A former director of the Alaska Eskimo Whaling Commission is accused of stealing more than $100,000 from the organization in 2007 and 2008.
A federal grand jury has indicted 51-year-old Teresa Judkins of Barrow on charges of theft and misapplication of...
| Jul 3, 2011
Whether you're shopping at Tiffany, contemplating the Liberty Bell, hiking in Yosemite National Park or throwing dice inLas Vegas, odds are good you'll meet an international tourist enjoying America alongside you.
New York, Florida, California, Nevada...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 10:07 AM
TORONTO — Luminato, the festival of arts, culture and ideas that just concluded in Canada's largest city, has only been held for four years. But this citywide extravaganza already attracts a collective audience in excess of 1 million and spends...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 2:07 PM
James Edgar "Jamie" Byron Sr., a former businessman and mayor who was a member of a political family with deep roots in Western Maryland, died July 2 of heart failure at his home in Shepherdstown, W.Va.
The former Williamsport and Hagerstown resident was...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 7:13 PM
James Edgar Byron, 83, former president of the W.D. Byron and Sons Tannery in Williamsport, Md., died Saturday evening at his home in Shepherdstown, W.Va., surrounded by his family.
Mr. Byron was the son of William Devereux Byron II and Katharine...
| Aug 6, 2011
| 11:45 AM
Retailers are banking on Maryland shoppers packing stores beginning Aug. 14 to take advantage of a temporary rollback of the 6 percent state sales tax.
But what's good for consumers and retailers will come at a cost to the state, which expects to lose as...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 6:57 PM
Governor Mitch Daniels joined Tochigi Governor Tomikazu Fukuda, the chairman of the Tochigi Legislature and other Japanese dignitaries Friday for a tree planting ceremony on the southeast lawn of the statehouse in honor of Indiana's relationship with...