- Obama: Young people need right tools to start new businesses Updated: Jun-24-16 3:22 pm
PALO ALTO, California - More than half the global population is under age 30, President Barack Obama said Friday, and it is vital to make sure they have the right tools to start new businesses.
- Open race could yield first Republican treasurer since 1956 Updated: Jun-12-16 4:54 pm
SEATTLE - Washington's treasurer James McIntire won't try for re-election this fall after two terms in Olympia, sparking what could be a competitive race for the financial office won by Democrats in every election after 1952.
- A Microsoft star seeks to run North Dakota Updated: Jun-05-16 12:03 pm
BISMARCK, North Dakota - A decade ago, then-Microsoft executive Doug Burgum stood before a cheering crowd at a technology conference in Dallas and introduced his boss, company co-founder Bill Gates, by describing what makes entrepreneurs successful.