McDonald's, Wendy's and other fast-food restaurants are expected to be targeted with acts of civil disobedience that could lead to arrests Thursday as labor organizers escalate their campaign to unionize the industry's workers.
Boosted by a state program that is helping school districts buy local products, and food-stamp incentives that are luring low-income shoppers to farmers markets, locavore warriors are teaching small farmers how to reach the public, and consumers how and where to buy.
Kenneth Bae's sister, Terri Chung, said a CNN interview with her brother and two other Americans who are being held in North Korea shows her brother's health deteriorating rapidly. She again called for U.S. government officials to help secure his release.
Sophomore quarterback Cyler Miles, suspended for Washington's season opener against Hawaii last week, will start the Huskies' home opener against Eastern Washington on Saturday, UW coach Chris Petersen announced Monday afternoon.
Chinese antitrust officials have given Microsoft 20 days to respond to questions about compatibility issues related to Windows and Office, as well as its use of verification codes, according to reports in The Wall Street Journal and Reuters.
North Korea gave foreign media access on Monday to three detained Americans who said they have been able to contact their families and -- watched by officials as they spoke -- called for Washington to send a high-ranking representative to negotiate for their freedom.
Greetings from the majestic palace that is O.Co Coliseum. Should be pretty good sized crowd for today's game. Parking lot was full with tailgaters early this morning. If you had to cheer for the Raiders, you'd do the same.