City plans changes to Victor Steinbrueck Park
By LYNN PORTER
The city of Seattle plans to make improvements to Victor Steinbrueck Park, a petite bit of land with great views of Elliott Bay that is popular with tourists, homeless people, Native Americans and others.
Las Vegas attempts to tame rowdy Fremont Street
By KIMBERLY PIERCEALL
A bawdy gauntlet of street performers and tip-seeking costumed characters crowding Las Vegas' Fremont Street have been driving tourists away, city leaders said Wednesday as they moved toward imposing new rules to rein in the rowdy atmosphere.
Pending home sales slipped in June
The number of signed contracts to buy homes fell in June, as limited supplies of homes on the market are holding back possible sales growth.