PASCO, Wash., -- Wes Heyden is joyfully overseeing construction of his newest Roasters Coffeebar on Burden Boulevard in Pasco. Just why is he so happy? Because it's the first of his four Tri-Cities locations he's built from the ground up.
KENNEWICK, Wash. - Another health facility is in the works in Kennewick. Tri-Cities Community Health is taking over the old Grace Clinic building off of Clearwater Avenue.
It won't be hard for them to make the transition to the new facility.
By JOE McDONALDAssociated Press
BEIJING (AP) - China's new communist leaders are increasing already tight controls on Internet use and electronic publishing following a spate of embarrassing online reports about official abuses.
The measures suggest China's new leader, Xi Jinping, and others
By TERENCE CHEAAssociated Press
PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) - Engineer Dallas Goecker attends meetings, jokes with colleagues and roams the office building just like other employees at his company in Silicon Valley.
But Goecker isn't in California.
By JESSE WASHINGTONAP National Writer
For years, voices have cried in the urban wilderness: We need to talk about gun control.
Yet the guns blazed on.
It took a small-town slaughter for gun control to become a political priority.