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Women's Marches Go Global: Postcards From Protests Around The World

NPR | Jan. 21, 2017 12:52 p.m.

Boston, San Francisco, London, Sydney — D.C.'s massive protest has spawned sister marches in all 50 states and hundreds of cities across seven continents. Here's a glimpse of some of the biggest.

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California Condors May Fly Once Again Over Oregon Skies

OPB/EarthFix | Jan. 20, 2017 4:30 p.m. | Ashland, Oregon

The largest land bird in North America is still critically endangered.  A new plan could see the reintroduction of the condor in the Northwest.

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Indivisible: The National Conversation About America In A Time of Change

OPB | Jan. 20, 2017 1:23 p.m.

Indivisible is a national conversation about America in a time of change.  This short series is intended to bring listeners, across every divide, together to weigh in and participate in lively, candid, and inclusive conversations during the first 100 days of the Trump presidency.

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What Trump's Election Means To Blue Voters In A Red County

OPB | Jan. 17, 2017 11:12 a.m. | Bend, Oregon

The backlash against Donald Trump's election has been intense in places such as Portland and Seattle -- cities that overwhelmingly voted for Hillary Clinton. But east of the Cascades, opponents of the president-elect are working more quietly.

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Opponents Call Foul On Mega-Dairy Construction

East Oregonian | Jan. 13, 2017 8:20 a.m.

While it remains unclear whether state agencies will sign off on a controversial 30,000-cow dairy farm in Morrow County, that hasn’t stopped construction from moving quickly ahead.

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Cold Temps Lock In Ice; Portland Schools Closed For 3rd Day

AP | Jan. 13, 2017 7:07 a.m.

Bone-chilling temperatures greeted Portland commuters and a derailment near the Rose Quarter caused delays for those who travel by light rail.

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Central Oregon Will Get Hammered With More Snow

OPB | Jan. 10, 2017 11:33 a.m.

The National Weather Service forecasts 5-9 inches of snow could fall in Bend, Redmond and elsewhere in central Oregon by Thursday morning.

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Homeless Portland Woman Who Died Suffered From Schizophrenia

OPB | Jan. 9, 2017 7:33 p.m.

A woman who died of hypothermia in a downtown Portland parking garage struggled for much of her life with schizophrenia.  And she had been recently evicted from an affordable housing complex.

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Oregon Gov. Kate Brown Takes Oath And Calls For Tax, Pension Reform

OPB | Jan. 9, 2017 12:48 p.m.

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown took the oath of office Monday and called on lawmakers to pursue pension reform and tax increases to close the state's budget deficit.

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Mexican Veterinarians Sue Idaho Dairy For Human Trafficking

AP | Jan. 4, 2017 2:46 p.m.

The lawsuit filed Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Boise claims the veterinarians were forced to work as general laborers for about a year.