The retail apocalypse over the past several years has devastated America's department stores, chains and mom-and-pops. Stores are closing at record levels. The number of people working in retail is on the decline.
Be prepared for some gridlock if you want to go to Glacier National Park anytime soon.
Boots has announced plans to close 200 stores in the United Kingdom, making it the latest big retailer to take the knife to costs.
America has too many stores.
The 52nd annual Water Follies is just two days away. That means some parks and bike paths on both sides of the Columbia River will be partially.