Stories tagged: portland
Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 4 p.m.
Officials say the number of confirmed measles cases in southwestern Washington has increased to 19 with seven more cases suspected.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 2:52 p.m.
A new city policy requiring public signs on brick buildings warning they might collapse in an earthquake is part of a long history of white supremacy aimed at forcing black …
Wed., Dec. 26, 2018, 6:16 p.m.
An Oregon man became the first person to traverse Antarctica alone without any assistance on Wednesday, trekking across the polar continent in an epic 54-day journey that was previously deemed …
Thu., Dec. 20, 2018, 12:27 p.m.
Expansion Cincinnati will play its first Major League Soccer match on March 2 at Seattle, then faces Portland for its home opener at Nippert Stadium on March 17.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 29, 2018, 1:47 p.m.
A group seeking to lure a Major League Baseball team to Portland announced that it has signed an agreement in principle to develop a 45-acre waterfront site. The agreement with …
Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 1:15 p.m.
A body found in the trunk of a car during a traffic stop likely belongs to an 89-year-old woman who has been missing for a week and the driver of …
Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 11 a.m.
In “How to Murder Your Husband” – an essay – Crampton Brophy wrote about how to get away with it. She was arrested last Wednesday on charges of murdering her …
Sun., Sept. 2, 2018, 5:22 p.m.
Dixon finished fifth, far behind race winner Takuma Sato, but put together the kind of drive that may define his season. He started 11th, was collected in an opening-lap crash, …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 6, 2018, 10:27 p.m.
The Rev. Franklin Graham is scheduled to speak Thursday evening at the Spokane County Fair and Expo Center as part of his “Decision America” tour across the Pacific Northwest, in …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 5, 2018, 9:20 p.m.
Portland police are accused of being heavy-handed and reportedly causing some injuries against people protesting a rally by extreme-right demonstrators.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 4, 2018, 6:38 p.m.
Small scuffles broke out Saturday as police in Portland deployed “flash bang” devices and other means to disperse hundreds of right-wing and self-described anti-fascist protesters.
Fri., Aug. 3, 2018, 10:49 a.m.
Portland is bracing for what could be another round of violent clashes between a right-wing group and self-described anti-fascist counterprotesters who have pledged to keep Patriot Prayer and other affiliated …
Sun., July 29, 2018, noon
Portland’s the kind of city where you can learn to bike-commute without fear, where bookstores rule and indie publishing thrives. It’s also the home of the Decemberists, Cheryl Strayed, Chuck …
Wed., July 4, 2018, 10:54 a.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Kyle Wiltjer will spend next season with Unicaja Malaga, the Spanish professional team announced.
UPDATED: Sun., July 1, 2018, 8:40 p.m.
Violent skirmishes erupted in Portland, Oregon, between a right-wing group and anti-fascists who have previously clashed across the Pacific Northwest, leading to injuries and arrests.
Sat., June 9, 2018, 11:50 a.m.
Viral videos of bloody skirmishes between right-wing activists and self-described anti-fascists have drawn national attention to Portland, Oregon – a city of storied political activism that has struggled to keep …
UPDATED: Sat., June 2, 2018, 1:58 p.m.
Amtrak officials say a landslide between Portland and Seattle has suspended service between the cities.
UPDATED: Thu., May 31, 2018, 4:44 p.m.
Gonzaga will face seven West Coast Conference foes twice and play Portland and Pepperdine once next season under the conference’s new scheduling format.
UPDATED: Fri., May 25, 2018, 3:26 p.m.
A driver rammed into three women walking on a sidewalk Friday in downtown Portland, critically injuring one of them, before speeding away and getting arrested within hours of the crash, …
UPDATED: Thu., May 24, 2018, 7:28 p.m.
An Amazon Echo recorded a family’s conversation, then sent it to a random person in their contacts, report says
A family in Portland, Oregon, received a nightmarish phone call two weeks ago. “Unplug your Alexa devices right now,” a voice on the other line said. “You’re being hacked.”
Fri., May 11, 2018, 8:57 p.m.
A Northern California resident found a pair of jeans and human remains inside a girl’s shoe on a beach near the spot where a woman drove her large family off …
Fri., May 11, 2018, 8:28 a.m.
Washington state authorities have seized 50 pounds of methamphetamine from a truck registered in Oregon.
Thu., April 5, 2018, 4:15 p.m.
Searchers looking for three missing children whose family’s SUV plunged off a Northern California cliff have found a cellphone that could have belonged to a member of the large brood.
UPDATED: Sun., April 1, 2018, 10:11 p.m.
An SUV carrying a large, free-spirited family from Washington state accelerated straight off a scenic California cliff and authorities said Sunday night the deadly wreck may have been intentional.
Sun., April 1, 2018, 5:30 a.m.
With 5,200 acres and 80 miles of hiking trails, Forest Park is the nation’s largest natural area inside a major city – Portland. The busy Lower Macleay Trail to The …
Thu., March 15, 2018, 2:53 p.m.
Portland faces mass casualties and billions of dollars in building damage if a large Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake hits off the West Coast, according to an Oregon study released Thursday.
UPDATED: Thu., March 8, 2018, 10:28 p.m.
Six activists filed lawsuits Thursday against the city of Portland, asserting they were roughed up by police at various protests.
Sat., March 3, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
A highly decorated active-duty Marine who slammed a chair into the neck and shoulder of an employee at an Iraqi restaurant in Portland has been sentenced to five years of …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 25, 2018, 4:56 p.m.
Top-seeded Gonzaga (27-4, 17-1) will open the WCC Tournament against No. 8 Loyola Marymount or No. 9 Portland in the quarterfinals Saturday at 7 p.m. at Orleans Arena in Las …
Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 9:13 a.m.
Major highways in the Portland metro area are passable after a storm that dropped 3 inches of snow on Oregon’s largest city.