Intel on Monday announced it was spending up to $8 billion to upgrade factories in Oregon and Arizona, hiring thousands of US workers. Does Intel see something it likes in the US manufacturing market?
10/19/2010 07:28 pm
President Obama will make a campaign swing through the West and Midwest this week, targeting five races the Democrats desperately want to win.
10/18/2010 06:11 pm
In some key Senate and governors' races, the 'left coast' of California, Washington, and Oregon isn't tilting toward GOP as much as the rest of the country. Why not?
10/18/2010 02:13 pm
Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 10/15
Increasing numbers of Americans can vote by mail or absentee ballots. This makes it harder for polls to gauge who the winner might be and means some close races might not be called for days.
10/14/2010 07:29 pm
Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 10/14
NASA atmospheric scientist Joel Levine makes the case for flying an unmanned airplane over the Martian surface.
10/08/2010 06:07 pm
A tax on vehicle miles traveled (VMT) was shot down last year by President Obama. But a new study by respected transportation experts – and a successful pilot program in Oregon – should revive the idea.
10/05/2010 02:38 pm
Surveys show that Democrats are much less excited about Election 2010 than are Republicans. But in four states, marijuana ballot initiatives could motivate liberal voters.
10/01/2010 08:27 pm
Readers write in about Middle East peace talks, the US economy, and the Bush tax cuts.
09/27/2010 10:29 am