Stories tagged: portland
UPDATED: Mon., July 3, 2017, 9:34 p.m.
A man was fatally shot by Oregon police Monday after seizing a helicopter at gunpoint near Portland, authorities said.
Mon., July 3, 2017, 8:29 a.m.
Portland police say two men were wounded in a shooting at Woodlawn Park.
Fri., June 30, 2017
Under the just-passed state budget, the state Legislature offers a cost-of-living salary allowance for teachers in high-cost areas. A flexible minimum wage would operate under the same principle.
Wed., June 28, 2017, 9:38 a.m.
Authorities say a 6-year-old boy in southern Oregon was flown to a hospital after his parents discovered him in the trunk of a car, suffering from a heat-related illness.
Tue., June 27, 2017, 1:52 p.m.
A prosecutor says a man accused of killing his 15-month-old daughter by a methadone overdose sometimes mixed his drugs into drinks such as Capri Sun.
UPDATED: Fri., June 16, 2017, 10:13 p.m.
Former Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber insisted he broke no laws, and federal prosecutors backed him up Friday, announcing that no criminal charges will be filed against Kitzhaber or his live-in …
UPDATED: Thu., June 15, 2017, 6:27 p.m.
Nike wants to be more nimble on its feet. The sneaker maker said Thursday that it plans to sell more shoes directly to customers online as part of a restructuring …
Tue., June 13, 2017, 3:07 p.m.
Police say they arrested two teenagers in a gang shooting that critically injured a 17-year-old boy in outer southeast Portland.
Tue., June 13, 2017, 12:12 p.m.
Court records state Portland police didn’t pursue or submit evidence for a sexual assault case until five years after the assault was reported, despite police having the name of a …
Tue., June 13, 2017
An extended family of 13 Idahoans made their presence known on a Max train in Portland last week, including an older woman who told her grandson in a loud voice …
Mon., June 12, 2017, 11:50 a.m.
A prominent Portland philanthropist announced he’s donating $5 million for an art museum on the campus of Portland State University.
Thu., June 8, 2017, 12:34 p.m.
The mother of a young man killed aboard a Portland light-rail train assured mourners at a memorial service in their hometown that he did not die in vain.
Wed., June 7, 2017, 1:08 p.m.
Authorities arrested a 24-year-old man accused of cutting a passenger with a butter knife on a light-rail train near Portland.
UPDATED: Wed., June 7, 2017, 3:19 p.m.
The man accused of killing two men and wounding a third who tried to stop his anti-Muslim tirade against two teenagers on a Portland light-rail train shouted he was “not …
UPDATED: Tue., June 6, 2017, 5:33 p.m.
A grand jury has indicted Jeremy Christian, the man accused of killing two passengers and wounding a third on a Portland train last month.
UPDATED: Tue., June 6, 2017, 6:23 p.m.
City officials in Portland have approved a construction permit for the first all-wood high-rise building in the nation.
Tue., June 6, 2017, 7:53 a.m.
Two signs claiming that Jewish people were responsible for 9/11 were found hanging over an Oregon highway this past weekend.
UPDATED: Mon., June 5, 2017, 4:07 p.m.
Two members of an Oregon church that embraces faith healing have been arrested in the death of their premature baby.
UPDATED: Mon., June 5, 2017, 5:01 p.m.
Mourners remembered one of the men who was fatally stabbed trying to stop an anti-Muslim tirade against two teenage girls on a Portland light-rail train as a modern-day martyr and …
Mon., June 5, 2017, 9:55 a.m.
Authorities have recovered a man’s body from the Columbia River.
UPDATED: Sun., June 4, 2017, 10:05 p.m.
Crowds swelled to several thousand as demonstrators from varying groups converged Sunday afternoon in downtown Portland, Oregon, in the wake of the fatal stabbing of two men who tried to …
UPDATED: Sun., June 4, 2017, 8:38 p.m.
The suspect charged with fatally stabbing two Portland men who tried to stop his anti-Muslim tirade against two teenage girls built a life around hate speech and his right to …
UPDATED: Fri., June 2, 2017, 3:10 p.m.
Police have arrested a man accused of stealing a backpack and wedding ring from a victim of last week’s triple stabbing on a light-rail train in Portland.
Thu., June 1, 2017
As Jeremy Joseph Christian continued his menacing rant, the three men stepped forward because their sense of community, humanity and courage demanded it.
Wed., May 31, 2017, 7:31 p.m.
Gov. Kate Brown has signed a bill that will make it easier for transgender people in Oregon to shield any updates they make to their birth certificates, a process typically …
UPDATED: Wed., May 31, 2017, 4:19 p.m.
A man who was stabbed in the neck while trying to stop a man from shouting anti-Muslim insults at two young women on a Portland light-rail train said Wednesday that …
Wed., May 31, 2017, 9 a.m.
A man charged with fatally stabbing two men and injuring a third who tried to shield young women from an anti-Muslim tirade appeared to brag about the attacks as he …
UPDATED: Tue., May 30, 2017, 11:26 p.m.
Unease about white supremacist activity in Portland deepened after the fatal stabbings of two men who tried to shield young women from an anti-Muslim tirade, and some people worry that …
UPDATED: Mon., May 29, 2017, 10:58 p.m.
The mayor of Portland, Oregon, on Monday urged U.S. officials and organizers to cancel a “Trump Free Speech Rally” and other similar events, saying they are inappropriate and could be …
UPDATED: Sun., May 28, 2017, 8:53 p.m.
Muslims in Portland, Oregon, thanked the community for its support and said they were raising money for the families of two men who were killed when they came to the …