Several Multnomah County residents may have been surprised this month to find out they received the same jury summons as their neighbors.
Health | Politics | Nation | local | NW Life | Family | Parents | Science | Education | Economy | Business | NewsOPB | May 6, 2016 9:24 a.m. | Portland
Mothers who gain too much weight or who have high blood sugar during pregnancy are more likely to have obese children, according to a new study by Kaiser Permanente.
Health | Politics | local | NW Life | Election | Family | Entertainment | Parents | Recreation | Economy | Business | NewsOPB | May 5, 2016 6:30 p.m. | Portland
A Food and Drug Administration announcement assuming regulatory authority over e-cigarettes has been met with a shrug in Oregon. Some local authorities have already taken action.
The proposed Portland gas tax is the brainchild of Commissioner Steve Novick. He's tied himself closely to the tax, which isn’t something politicians up for reelection usually do.
Health | Politics | Science | local | NW Life | Family | Parents | Technology | Economy | Business | NewsOPB | April 22, 2016 10:10 a.m. | Portland
Congressional efforts to block research on the genes of human embryos continues. Researchers at Oregon Health & Sciences University find that particularly frustrating.
A Washington daycare provider has pleaded guilty to defrauding the Working Connections Child Care program to the tune of $250,000.
Oregon has become a destination for people looking for in vitro fertilization and a surrogate to carry a child. On the journey, however, these parents walk a tightrope of laws and social expectations, as one situation in Israel shows.