OPB | Jan. 09, 2014 12:30 p.m.
THURSDAY: While the ubiquity of smart technology has led to greater awareness of human rights issues worldwide, obtaining the metals used in these devices often comes with a terrible human cost.
June 05, 2013 12:15 p.m.
This week the state legislature gave final approval to a bill that would expand the list of mandatory reporters for elder abuse.
April 01, 2013 12:06 p.m.
Several bills working their way through the legislature right now seek to crack down on child sex trafficking in Oregon.
Oct. 18, 2012 12:06 p.m.
Tens of thousands of pages of confidential files kept by the Boy Scouts of America were released Thursday.
July 24, 2012 9:40 a.m.
Oregon State University President Ed Ray will be on to discuss the NCAA sanctions against Penn State as well as some issues affecting higher education here in Oregon.
May 23, 2012 9:06 a.m.
Karen Spears Zacharias's latest book — part crime story, part memoir — explores the brutal 2005 murder of a three-year-old girl.
May 01, 2012 9:25 a.m.
Oregonian investigative reporter Les Zaitz looked into widespread sexual abuse at Coffee Creek Correctional Facility.
Sept. 06, 2011 9:06 a.m.
A new lawsuit against the Oregon Department of Human Services alleges the agency should have prevented the death of 15-year-old Jeanette Maples.
Sept. 01, 2011 9:06 a.m.
A whole industry has developed to help troubled teens. In this rebroacast, you'll hear about some of those in the business — from transport companies to consultants.
July 12, 2011 9:06 a.m.
If you have a severely troubled teenager, where do you turn for help? How do you know who to trust?
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