- Portland map shows buildings that may not survive earthquake Updated: May-26-16 1:47 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - The city of Portland has released a map and database showing about 1,800 unreinforced masonry buildings that may be vulnerable to shaking during an earthquake if they are not structurally retrofitted.
- Report: Portland chief smelled of alcohol after shooting Updated: May-26-16 1:41 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - The Portland police chief who was put on leave after revelations he may have lied about accidentally shooting a friend in the back during a hunting trip smelled of alcohol during an interview afterward, according to documents.
- Woman accused of driving stolen car sues Portland for $49K Updated: May-26-16 2:01 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - A woman is suing the city of Portland over claims that she was stopped by police, ordered out her car at gunpoint and handcuffed after being wrongly accused of driving a stolen car.
- Portland airport fence breached 4 times in 2015 Updated: May-26-16 1:05 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - Portland International Airport had a record four perimeter fence breaches in 2015, including one instance in which a person scrambled over the fence to avoid being hit by gang gunfire.
- Meg Morris making the most of her time with NWSL's Thorns Updated: May-25-16 7:20 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - When Thorns coach Mark Parsons phoned Meg Morris last month about possibly coming to Portland, she offered to pay for her own plane ticket and hotel room.
- Portland police: 11-year-old driving stolen car crashes Updated: May-25-16 6:22 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - Portland Police say an 11-year-old boy has been arrested after he crashed a stolen vehicle into other cars in north Portland.
- Oregon church hit with $5M suit for alleged unreported abuse Updated: May-25-16 5:19 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - A woman is suing a northwestern Oregon church over claims that its leaders kept quiet about reports from her daughter that she was being sexually abused by her father.
- Oregon mayor places police chief on leave after shooting Updated: May-24-16 8:59 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - The Portland mayor has placed Portland Police Chief Larry O'Dea on paid administrative leave after information emerged that the chief may have misled an investigator about his involvement in an accidental shooting while hunting in eastern Oregon.
- Portland's Tobin Heath voted NWSL player of the week Updated: May-24-16 6:12 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - Portland Thorns midfielder Tobin Heath was voted the NWSL player of the week after a goal and an assist last weekend against the Washington Spirit.
- Oregon officials clamp down on lead in Portland air Updated: May-23-16 3:43 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - In a significant turnaround, Oregon officials are clamping down on lead levels in Portland's air.
- Timbers beat Whitecaps 4-2 in Cascadia Cup rivalry Updated: May-22-16 8:35 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - A three-game losing streak gave the Portland Timbers an edge rather than a lack of confidence.
- Horan and Heath score in Thorns' 4-1 victory over the Spirit Updated: May-22-16 12:08 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - Lindsey Horan scored her third goal of the season and the Portland Thorns beat the Washington Spirit 4-1 on Saturday night in the National Women's Soccer League.
- Oregon woman pleads guilty to tax fraud scheme Updated: May-21-16 12:55 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - Federal officials say an Oregon woman has pleaded guilty to running an income tax refund fraud scheme.
- $13 million settlement in botched water-birth lawsuit Updated: May-21-16 10:01 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - The parents of a newborn boy deprived of oxygen during a bungled water birth attempt have settled a lawsuit against a Portland hospital for $13 million.
- Portland police investigating woman's death Updated: May-20-16 9:26 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - Portland police say they're investigating the death of a woman believed to be in her 30s as a homicide.
- Unions submitting signatures for corporate tax hike proposal Updated: May-20-16 8:52 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - A proposal for the largest corporate tax hike in Oregon history that could pump a whopping $2.5 billion in additional funds into state coffers each year is now just one step away from getting inked onto the November ballot.
- Student apologizes for 'build a wall' banner at Ore. school Updated: May-20-16 11:28 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - A student responsible for hanging a "build a wall" banner at an Oregon high school has apologized.
- Prominent developer Jordan Schnitzer buys in Pendleton Updated: May-20-16 10:08 am
PENDLETON, Oregon - Jordan Schnitzer, one of Oregon's most prominent real estate developers and arts supporters, recently purchased a long-vacant property on Pendleton's Main Street.
- Portland buys bus tickets for homeless to leave Portland Updated: May-20-16 3:44 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - Portland has launched a program that offers homeless people looking to leave the city a ticket out.
- Gov. directs cease and desist order to glass company Updated: May-20-16 12:38 am
SEATTLE - Oregon Gov. Kate Brown on Thursday ordered a Portland glass company stop using numerous air pollutants after monitoring at a nearby daycare showed lead levels four times higher than the 24-hour benchmark.
- Oregon high school students protest 'build a wall' banner Updated: May-19-16 5:02 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - Hundreds of Oregon high school students walked out of class Thursday to protest a banner that made reference to Donald Trump's plan for a wall along the U.S. border with Mexico.
- Armed man in Portland accused of stealing teen's hoverboard Updated: May-19-16 3:04 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - Portland police say they have arrested a man who threatened a 13-year-old boy with a gun and stole his hoverboard.
- Sheriff Dan Staton to give up $34,000 Dodge Charger Updated: May-19-16 2:55 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - The embattled Multnomah County Sheriff Dan Staton is giving up his nearly $34,000 car after the vehicle was found to have been bought outside normal county procedure.
- Methodists trying to avoid church split over gay rights Updated: May-18-16 9:00 pm
Struggling to avoid a split over gay rights, the top policy-making body of the United Methodist Church on Wednesday narrowly approved a full review of all church law on sexuality, amid an emotional meeting roiled by talk of schism.
- Portlanders narrowly approve gas tax Updated: May-18-16 12:50 pm
PORTLAND, Oregon - Portland voters approved a temporary 10-cent-a-gallon tax on gasoline, pumping a projected $64 million into road repairs and safety improvements.