Train Carrying MH17 Victims' Remains Arrives In Government-Controlled City

Ukrainian officials said they hoped to fly the remains to the Netherlands for identification. Most of the passengers who died on the plane were Dutch.

Endangered Species Listing For Wolverine Looking Doubtful

A federal threatened species listing for the wolverine is looking increasingly unlikely.

Gaza Conflict Day 15: Here's What You Need To Know

During day 15 of the current conflict, Secretary of State John Kerry was in Cairo pressing for a truce modeled after the 2012 cease-fire, while Israel continued its offensive.


Wildfire Season Starts Early And With A Vengeance

NWNews | July 21, 2014 4:26 p.m.

So far, more than 150 homes in Washington state have been destroyed in what veteran firefighters are calling the worst fire season in decades.

Batkid Is Back In Upcoming Documentary

OPB | July 21, 2014 3:42 p.m.

You don’t have to be a comic book fanatic to get excited about the upcoming "Batkid Begins" movie.

Economy | News | Oregon

SoloPower Plans To Ramp Up Production In Portland

OPB | July 21, 2014 4:03 p.m.

SoloPower, the Portland-based company that makes solar panels in long thin films, announced Monday that it's planning to resume manufacturing.

News | Oregon

18 Workers Treated After Apparent Lead-Acid Exposure In Hillsboro

OPB | July 21, 2014 11:59 a.m.

Employees at a Portland-based electronics company were treated Monday after being exposed to leaking lead-acid battery fumes.

Education | Oregon | Teachers

PPS Falls Short On Minority Hiring In Every Category

OPB | July 21, 2014 12:06 a.m.

Portland Public Schools has fallen short of its minority hiring goals in every staffing category.

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