Porcupine greets animal neighbors as she waddles through empty zoo A porcupine at Oregon Zoo in Portland went on adventure and met several of her neighbors after the zoo closed because of the COVID-19 outbreak.
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A Portland woman lost her class ring 47 years ago. It showed up in a forest in Finland. The class ring belonged to her husband of 40 years, who died in 2017. Nearly 4,000 miles away, a Finnish man stumbled upon it while metal detecting.
USATODAY.com - Published on February 17, 2020
StubHub to donate proceeds from two Lakers games to Kobe & Vanessa Bryant Family Foundation StubHub will be donating proceeds from two Lakers games to the Kobe & Vanessa Bryant Family Foundation. Prices of game vs. Portland have skyrocketed.
USATODAY.com - Published on January 29, 2020
Spring break spots that are blissfully free of spring breakers, from Barbados to Portland From Santa Monica to Barbados, these destinations are perfect for early spring and haven't been overrun by the rowdy spring break party crowd.
USATODAY.com - Published on January 14, 2020 Portland Woman Accused of Snatching Hijab Is Charged With Hate Crimes Prosecutors said that the victim told the police she “no longer feels safe wearing a hijab in public and is relying on alternative methods to cover herself.” NYTimes.com - Published on January 6, 2020
Portland, the largest city in Oregon, plans to propose first facial recognition ban affecting private companies The city of Portland, Oregon, is considering a unique ban on facial recognition software that could limit how private companies use the technology.
USATODAY.com - Published on December 4, 2019
He Spat on a Man From Ukraine. Now He Has to Write About the Immigrant Experience. A judge in Portland, Ore., ordered the defendant to write about the hardships that immigrants face. NYTimes.com - Published on November 26, 2019
A $93.6 Million Verdict Threatens to Bankrupt the I.L.W.U. and Chill Unions What started as a dispute over two jobs in Portland escalated to a jury verdict that could devastate the storied International Longshore and Warehouse Union. NYTimes.com - Published on November 21, 2019 Missing cat that traveled 1,200 miles reunited with its owner after 5 years Sasha, a cat from Portland, went on "a great American adventure." Five years later, a microchip identified him 1,200 miles away and now he's home.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 21, 2019
Surveillance video shows Oregon coach disarming and hugging high school student New surveillance video shows a high school coach’s encounter with a student armed with a shotgun. The student brought the gun to Parkrose High School in Portland, Oregon last spring. Football coach.. CBS News - Published on November 12, 2019
Coach who disarmed, embraced student: "I just wanted to let him know that I was there for him" Newly released surveillance video captures the moment when a high school coach took a shotgun away from a student at a Portland school five months ago. After disarming him, the coach held him in a hug... CBS News - Published on November 12, 2019
Sondland met by protest, denies changing testimony Diplomat Gordon Sondland flew to Portland, Oregon and was met by a small group of protesters. "I didn't change my testimony, but I can't answer any questions," Sondland told reporters. (Nov. 6)
USATODAY.com - Published on November 6, 2019
Oregon coach Keanon Lowe takes gun from high school student and hugs him in viral video Intense video released by a prosecutor shows a football coach disarming and then hugging a student wielding a gun at a Portland high school.
USATODAY.com - Published on October 20, 2019 High school coach disarms and hugs shotgun-carrying student Newly released video from the Multnomah County District Attorney’s Office shows the moment a coach at Parkrose High School in Portland, Oregon.
USATODAY.com - Published on October 20, 2019
Newly released surveillance video shows former Oregon WR Keanon Lowe subduing gunman at school Recently released surveillance video shows former Oregon WR Keanon Lowe, working as a security guard, disarming a teen at a Portland school in May.
USATODAY.com - Published on October 19, 2019 Surveillance video captures dramatic moment football coach disarmed student with gun Earlier this year, a high school football coach in Oregon was celebrated as a hero for stopping an armed student before he could hurt anyone. Recently released surveillance footage reveals the coach.. CBS News - Published on October 19, 2019
Students invent ice cream flavors for Salt & Straw Two students from Chapman Elementary School in Portland, Oregon had their flavor chosen by Salt & Straw and it is now available on their menu.
USATODAY.com - Published on September 23, 2019 Bon Appétit reveals the 2019 Hot 10, a list of the country's best new restaurants Including a noodle shop in Dallas and a taco restaurant in Portland CBS News - Published on September 17, 2019
Investigators probe massive propane explosion in Maine On Tuesday, federal and state investigators will begin looking into the cause of a massive propane explosion in Maine that killed a firefighter and hurt at least seven other people. A newly constructed.. CBS News - Published on September 17, 2019 Portland Chef Gabriel Rucker is making a difference in the food and drink industry Portland Chef Gabriel Rucker uses his life experience to make a difference for others who struggle with addiction in the food and beverage industry.
USATODAY.com - Published on September 11, 2019
Portland TV anchor gives on-air rebuttal after male viewer critiqued her attire TV reporter Maggie Vespa is doubling down on her preference for high-waisted pants after a male viewer told her to "dress like a normal woman"
USATODAY.com - Published on September 10, 2019 Following the Lead of the Diving Girl The modern American bathing suit was born in Portland, Ore., and a swim in the Willamette River offers a dip into history. NYTimes.com - Published on September 5, 2019
AP Top Stories August 28 Here's the latest for Wednesday August 28th: Tropical Storm Dorian approaching Puerto Rico; Oxycontin settlement reportedly discussed; Brazilians concerned about respiratory illnesses from Amazon.. USATODAY.com - Published on August 28, 2019 Far-right Proud Boys claim 'mission success' in antifa protest, vow to hold monthly Portland rallies The far-right Proud Boys claimed success and vowed monthly protests in Portland after an 'End Domestic Terrorism' rally in Oregon's largest city.
USATODAY.com - Published on August 18, 2019
8/17: CBS Evening News Portland rally met with police presence in anticipation of violence; Child’s Victim’s Act has opened the door to a rush of lawsuits in New York. CBS News - Published on August 17, 2019 Police make arrests as right-wing, anti-fascist groups rally in Portland Police in Portland, Oregon arrested at least 13 people on Saturday as a right-wing group marched to a downtown waterfront park and anti-fascist counterprotesters scuffled with officers who tried to.. Reuters - Published on August 17, 2019
Portland rally met with police presence in anticipation of violence There was a massive police presence in Portland in anticipation of what could be a violent confrontation on Saturday. Several far-right groups held a rally while members of Antifa, a left-wing group.. CBS News - Published on August 17, 2019 Far-right groups and Antifa face off in Portland A heavy police presence largely kept members of far-right groups separated from far-left, anti-fascist activists at a downtown park Saturday.
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Far-right groups face off with counter protesters in Portland Police are bracing for violence as previous demonstrations between far-right groups and counter protests have led to fights CBS News - Published on August 17, 2019 Also reported by • NYTimes.com Portland Protests: City Braces for Clash Between Far Right and Antifa Conservative groups are urging the United States to label Antifa a domestic terrorist group. President Trump said the city was “being watched very closely.” NYTimes.com - Published on August 17, 2019
Trump weighs in as Portland awaits protests from far-right rally, far-left antifa forces Trump commented on the possible confrontation by tweeting that the city is "being watched very closely" and that he hopes the mayor will "do his job."
USATODAY.com - Published on August 17, 2019 Portland police brace for possible clashes between far-right rally, far-left antifa forces Mayor Ted Wheeler and Chief Danielle Outlaw have vowed to use the full force of the law against anyone committing acts of violence or vandalism.
USATODAY.com - Published on August 17, 2019
Police brace for potentially violent protests in Portland Portland is bracing for what could be a tense Saturday of dueling protests. Groups of right-wing extremists and anti-fascist demonstrators are expected to face off in the city. Jonathan Vigliotti.. CBS News - Published on August 16, 2019 Portland braces for possible violence at far-right rally In recent years, Portland has become a magnet for protests, with some of them turning ugly CBS News - Published on August 16, 2019
'We don't want you': Portland warns it won't tolerate violence around far-right rally Portland officials, backed up by heavy police presence downtown, warn they will not tolerate any violence at far-right rally.
USATODAY.com - Published on August 16, 2019 What Is Antifa? Explaining the Movement to Confront the Far Right The assault of a conservative journalist in Portland over the weekend has brought renewed attention to anti-fascist protesters, whom he blamed for the attack. NYTimes.com - Published on July 2, 2019
In Portland, a Punch and a Milkshake Rumor Feed a Fresh Round of Police Criticism Protests that left a journalist injured led to a conservative outcry against the Portland police — and claims that some milkshakes tossed in the melee were laced with cement. NYTimes.com - Published on July 2, 2019 Right-wing protesters, 'antifa' clashes bring chaos to streets of Portland, Oregon Order was restored to the streets of Portland, Oregon, after protests that clogged streets, crippled public transit and left at least 8 people hurt.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 30, 2019
Right-wing demonstrators and antifa clash in Portland In a statement on Saturday, Portland police said three people were arrested on assualt and harassment charges CBS News - Published on June 30, 2019 Incredible video captures the moment lightning strikes tree A Portland woman captured the moment lightning struck a tree outside her home as thunderstorms rolled through the area.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 28, 2019
Oregon sheriff's office goes fishing in Willamette River, pulls out 57 electric scooters and bikes More than 50 e-scooters and bikes were pulled out of the Willamette River in Portland by the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 27, 2019 Portland: Race Against the Past What happened in Charlottesville proves that America has a white supremacy problem. What happened in Portland explains it. CBS News - Published on June 4, 2019