Where You Live Affects Your Access To Food

A family's home address can dictate whether their kids get government help with food.

In Ferguson And Across The Country, Protests Are More Subdued

Only about 30 demonstrators were out Wednesday night in Ferguson, NPR's Elise Hu reports, and there were only a handful of sizable protests across the country.

Portland Protest In Black & White

Photos of Tuesday night's protest march by Portland freelance photographer, Kai Hayashi.

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Idaho Vies For First National Park

OPB | Nov. 25, 2014 2:45 p.m.

Little known fact: Idaho is the only state in the West that doesn't have a national park for its very own. 

Education | News

Portland Schools Superintendent Recommends Transfer Policy Changes

OPB | Nov. 26, 2014 9:15 a.m.

The Portland schools superintendent Tuesday night recommended changes to school transfer policies to reflect the district's racial equity priorities.

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Hales Says Portland Addressing 'Inequities Of The Past'

OPB | Nov. 24, 2014 8:18 p.m.

Following the Ferguson, Missouri grand jury decision Monday, Portland Mayor Charlie Hales took the opportunity to talk about how the city is working to address what he called, “systemic inequities of the past.”

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Report Finds Police Rarely Disciplined For Making Tactical Errors

OPB | Nov. 24, 2014 5:41 p.m.

The Portland auditor released a report Monday that reviews how the Portland Police Bureau handled eight police officer involved shootings and one death in custody.




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