Chen Guangcheng leaves New York University with a blast at Chinese governmental pressure on U.S. academia
Ford pulls back from dashboard touchscreens in cars as it moves to restore some knobs and buttons following complaints about its MyFord Touch interface
The election of new Iranian President Hassan Rowhani has raised hopes for a breakthrough—but the Obama administration remains wary
In a Web portal first, Yahoo is the 49ers' venue's official "exclusive online sports content, social networking, and photo and video sharing partner"
Blackstone Group's chief discusses his winning bet on housing and why America's future could be very bright
The Pegasos, or Pan European GAS AerOSol Climate Interaction Study, is a six-year, European Union-funded project to probe how pollution affects climate
Chipotle has decided to tell consumers exactly what ingredients are in the restaurant chain's menu items, even GMO soybean oil
The University of Virginia's McIntire School of Commerce is tops when it comes to corporate strategy. Wake Forest follows close behind
Yodle founder Nathaniel Stevens is building a new local marketing business, using cheap credit-card processing to lure customers
Labor force: 44,425
Startups per 1,000 people: 5.56
Small business per 1,000 people: 62
What to know about starting up in Bend:
"Mountains, skiing, hiking, fishing –- almost anything you can imagine sports-wise, it's all here. In rural areas sometimes people are concerned they can't find employees, but my experience is that the quality of life and amenities actually draws people to the area, and they tend to be underemployed. You have a really strong talent pool that's not nearly as expensive as in a big city."
-Bill Moseley, president, software developer GL Suite