Vancouver is a city on the north bank of the Columbia River in the U.S. state of Washington. Incorporated in 1857, it is the fourth largest city in the state with a 2010 census population of 161,791 as of April 1, 2010. Vancouver is the county seat of Clark County and forms part of the Portland-Vancouver metropolitan area, the 23rd-largest metropolitan area in the United States. Vancouver shares its name with the larger city of Vancouver located 305 miles north in the Canadian province of British Columbia. Both cities were named in honor of sea captain George Vancouver, although the Canadian city was incorporated 29 years after the incorporation of Vancouver, Washington, and more than 60 years after the name Vancouver was first used in reference to the historic Fort Vancouver trading post on the Columbia River. City officials have periodically suggested changing the U.S. city's name to Fort Vancouver, Vancouver USA, or even Old Vancouver to reduce confusion with its northern...
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on Sep 14, 2013 , 12:33 pm
Readin fought back from two goals down in the last 10 minutes
Joe Cole and Marouane Chamakh and Joe Cole have arrived but defensive help is still on the agenda. Allardyce top priority should be keeping Mohamed Diame, who has been one of the top players at Upton Park this season. The fact no striker has scored more than two goals is a massive issue. Next up: QPR 14) Southampton (5-7-10, previous ranking: 14) Previous Result: 2-2 D at Chelsea Southamton remain a feel good story after a disastrous start to their season. A win and a draw in two matches last more »