OPB Headlines for Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012
Northwest News Network | Nov. 15, 2012 3:17 p.m.
New numbers show Washington's jobless rate fell to 8.2 percent -- down three-tenths of a point from the prior month.
Northwest News Network | Nov. 15, 2012 3:07 p.m.
The lawsuit claims GlaxoSmithKline downplayed the cardiovascular risks of a diabetes drug.
OPB | Nov. 15, 2012 12:06 p.m.
Portland Community College and Portland State University signed a policy Thursday that will offer Associate degrees to students who transfer from PCC to PSU.
Northwest News Network | Nov. 15, 2012 7 a.m.
A member of Congress from the Northwest will be the fourth highest ranking Republican in the U.S. House of Representatives.
OPB | Nov. 15, 2012 6:50 a.m.
Portland commissioners voted Wednesday to change the police bureau's "use of force" policy by accepting an agreement with the U.S. Civil Rights Division.
OPB | Nov. 15, 2012 12:15 a.m.
For the second year in a row, Oregon officials found more than 20,000 children without permanent homes attending the state’s public schools.
OPB | Nov. 14, 2012 7 p.m.
Republicans in Oregon haven't won statewide office for 10 years, and experienced setback with this year's elections. What does this mean for the future of the party?
OPB | Nov. 14, 2012 5:59 p.m.
People working in downtown Portland are driving more than riding transit to their jobs, according to surveys conducted by the Portland Business Alliance.
OPB | Nov. 14, 2012 5:54 p.m.
Senator Ron Wyden announced Wednesday that he’s blocking legislation aimed at curbing intelligence leaks.
OPB | Nov. 14, 2012 5:49 p.m.
Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives have tapped Oregon Congressman Greg Walden for a top leadership post.
Northwest News Network | Nov. 14, 2012 5:31 p.m.
Some decisions made over the last 40 years at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation are coming back to haunt the site’s current ...
Northwest News Network | Nov. 14, 2012 5 p.m.
The turkey is not native to the Pacific Northwest. The wild turkeys you may have seen here are part of the bird’s comeback ...
Northwest News Network | Nov. 14, 2012 4:13 p.m.
The gray wolf remains on state endangered species lists in Oregon and Washington. But in Idaho, the state opens wolf ...
OPB | Nov. 14, 2012 4:10 p.m.
Portland city commissioners voted Wednesday to accept an agreement with the U.S. Civil Rights Division that outlines intended changes to the police bureau's use of force policy.