- Police: Man shot by officers was homicide suspect Updated: Mar-10-14 9:41 pm
- Lawmakers propose fees for Hawaii health exchange Updated: Mar-10-14 9:28 pm
- Human Trafficking bills head to governor's desk Updated: Mar-10-14 9:23 pm
- Colorado collects $2M in recreational pot taxes Updated: Mar-10-14 7:41 pm
- California senator pushes utility security bill Updated: Mar-10-14 6:21 pm
- Montana man pleads guilty to construction fraud Updated: Mar-10-14 6:05 pm
- Another craft brewery is coming to Ocean City Updated: Mar-09-14 11:23 am
- Ranchers group criticizes Nevada sage grouse plans Updated: Mar-08-14 8:20 pm
- Utah city won't file charges over risque T-shirts Updated: Mar-08-14 6:23 pm
- Board: Grain lockout unfair, workers broke law Updated: Mar-07-14 7:09 pm
- Hawaii lawmakers move to curtail smoking Updated: Mar-07-14 7:00 pm
- Idaho lakefront property for sale in Bitcoin Updated: Mar-07-14 4:51 pm
- Entrepreneurship grows in Egypt's flailing economy Updated: Mar-07-14 2:11 am
- Drug firms settle with Montana for $5.9M Updated: Mar-06-14 7:08 pm
- Maui County recognizes small businesses Updated: Mar-06-14 8:04 am
- Washington issues first legal pot business license Updated: Mar-05-14 7:47 pm
- Flathead tribes to pay $18.3 million for Kerr Dam Updated: Mar-05-14 6:14 pm
- Nominee for SBA head passes first Senate test Updated: Mar-05-14 1:37 pm
- Approved! Bank loans to small business on the rise Updated: Mar-05-14 12:20 pm
- Tulsa to host meeting for small business owners Updated: Mar-05-14 3:26 am
- University foundations win Wyoming ranchland case Updated: Mar-04-14 7:23 pm
- Report: National parks shutdown cost Arizona $27M Updated: Mar-03-14 7:58 pm
- Man accused of taking small plane on joy ride Updated: Mar-03-14 7:44 pm
- Lawmakers consider bill to bolster state tourism Updated: Mar-03-14 4:13 pm
- Old vans are dying, so small businesses are buying Updated: Feb-26-14 3:00 pm
PHOENIX - A man killed in a shootout with Arizona Department of Public Safety officers and a security guard on a Tempe freeway Monday has been identified as an ex-convict out of Colorado, authorities said.
HONOLULU - Hawaii lawmakers are proposing charging a fee to insurers that are not participating in the state's insurance exchange under President Barack Obama's federal health care overhaul.
OLYMPIA, Washington - Several bills related to human trafficking in Washington state are heading to the desk of Gov. Jay Inslee, who is likely to sign them.
DENVER - Colorado made roughly $2 million in marijuana taxes in January, state revenue officials reported Monday in the world's first accounting of the recreational pot business.
SAN FRANCISCO - Sniper sabotage of a Pacific Gas & Electric Co. substation last year prompted a California lawmaker to introduce legislation on Monday that would require state utilities to beef up security.
MISSOULA, Montana - A Montana man has pleaded guilty to three federal charges for taking millions of dollars in down payments from customers to build steel buildings and instead using the money for his personal benefit.
OCEAN CITY, Maryland - Another craft brewery is coming to Ocean City, this time at the site of a former hardware store and lumber yard.
RENO, Nevada - The Nevada Cattlemen's Association urged its members to deny state Department of Wildlife employees access to private land to protest the agency's proposals on protecting sage grouse.
OREM, Utah - A clothing store that featured risque T-shirts in its display windows won't face charges from a Utah city.
PORTLAND, Oregon - A Vancouver, Washington, grain terminal unfairly locked out employees for more than a year, but workers broke the law by making threats and engaging in violence during the dispute, according to a federal labor agency official.
HONOLULU - Hawaii lawmakers have killed proposals aimed at raising the legal age for buying tobacco to 21 and clamping down on smoking at beaches statewide. But they're advancing bills that would restrict smoking and make it more expensive, continuing a trend in Hawaii to crack down on smoking in public places.
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - It's going to be interesting to see what prime real estate on Lake Coeur d'Alene goes for in the digital currency known as Bitcoin.
CAIRO - In Egypt's newest reality television show, contestants sold fruit juice from push carts in Cairo's busiest market and later organized a desert safari for tourists, hustling to make sales in the capital's crowded streets.
HELENA, Montana - Subsidiaries of Johnson & Johnson have agreed to pay $5.9 million to settle a lawsuit with Montana over how an anti-psychotic drug was marketed, state Attorney General Tim Fox said Thursday.
WAILUKU, Hawaii - A Maui boating and marine supply business has been named the county's Exceptional Small Business of the Year with 10 or fewer employees.
OLYMPIA, Washington - Washington state issued its first legal-marijuana business license Wednesday, launching a new phase in the state's ambitious effort to regulate a market that has been illegal for more than 75 years.
POLSON, Montana - The Salish and Kootenai tribes would have to pay nearly $18.3 million to acquire a northwestern Montana hydroelectric dam from PPL Montana, an arbitration panel has determined.
NEW YORK - Maria Contreras-Sweet is one step closer to becoming head of the Small Business Administration.
NEW YORK - The email from the bank was unexpected. Laura Benson got an increase in her small business credit line.
TULSA, Oklahoma - Tulsa is scheduled to host its seventh-annual convention for small business owners and entrepreneurs next week.
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - The Wyoming Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled against a Denver woman who sued to block foundations at the University of Wyoming and Colorado State University from selling a ranch she donated to them in the late 1990s.
FLAGSTAFF, Arizona - Arizona communities that serve as gateways to the Grand Canyon lost out on $17 million during last year's partial government shutdown, according to a report released Monday by the National Park Service.
Police arrested a man accused of taking a small plane from the Boulder City Airport without permission, then taking off and landing repeatedly in a drunken joyride.
OLYMPIA, Washington - After eliminating the state tourism office in 2011, Washington lawmakers are considering a bill that would allow those in the private sector to pick up the slack.
DETROIT - To deliver bouquets in and around Washington, D.C., Karin's Florist has two big vans, two small ones and a boxy little wagon that's clinging to life.