Topic: Vancouver (Washington)
London 2012 javelin: In the men's and women's competitions later this week, Norway's Andreas Thorkildsen and Barbora Spotakova from the Czech Republic, both gold medal-winners from Beijing, will try to stay on top.
D.B. Cooper, as he has since become known, in 1971 hijacked a plane bound for Seattle, got $200,000 and a parachute in ransom for passengers, then jumped out into a stormy night. D.B. Cooper has never been found. The FBI says it has a new clue.
08/01/2011 02:43 pm
Japan’s earthquake and tsunami is alerting the US west coast that the same kind of thing could happen there. Experts who study the earth’s shifting crust say the “big one” may be past due.
03/12/2011 02:12 pm
Readers write in about the US economy, the Iraq war, and print journalism.
09/06/2010 01:05 am
The Vancouver, Washington publisher Bluewater Productions produces a line of unauthorized biographies, in comic book form.
05/27/2010 01:57 pm
No, it's not about Sarah Palin – although we try – but something for numbers nerds: those rare dates that read the same backward and forward.
01/02/2010 01:30 pm
A California Inspector General report Thursday slammed the state parole system for failing to track Phillip Garrido, the convicted sex offender who kidnapped Jaycee Dugard.
11/06/2009 12:00 am
More specific income data can help negotiate a raise. It may also hurt working relationships.
09/15/2008 01:00 am
Readers remember their experiences with the Monitor's old pen-pal column.
06/02/2008 01:00 am
Readers relate experiences with the Monitor's old pen-pal column.
05/22/2008 01:00 am