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News Roundtable: July 18, 2014

OPB | July 18, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Northwest Clinicians Will Share Notes With Patients Online

OPB | April 15, 2014 12:20 p.m.

TUESDAY: A group of nine medical care providers is the first to regionally adopt an online medical information portal.

What Did The Senate Investigation Into CIA Tactics Find?

OPB | April 15, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: McClatchy Newspapers obtained the still-classified conclusions of a Senate investigation into the CIA's use of interrogation tactics.

Sen. Wyden On The Tensions Between Liberty And Security

OPB | March 19, 2014 12:30 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Ron Wyden (D-OR) is one of the Senate's most vocal watchdogs on the issue of data collection by intelligence agencies.

Exploring Student Free Speech Rights And Twitter

OPB | March 17, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: We examine free speech issues raised by the ACLU after at least 20 public High School students were suspended for retweeting a rumor about a teacher.

Benefit Corporations Aim To Balance Profit With Public Good

OPB | Jan. 07, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: Oregon has just joined a growing number of states that allow businesses to register as a Benefit Companies — meaning corporations can be defined not only by profit-making but by social goals as well.

Portland Social History? There's An App For That

OPB | Nov. 19, 2013 12:35 p.m.

TUESDAY: Know Your City (formerly the Dill Pickle Club) has launched a new mobile app that takes people on a guided, multicultural history tour of downtown Portland.

State Of The Media In Medford

OPB | Oct. 02, 2013 12:06 p.m.

What does the media landscape look like where you live?

Oregon Legislature Convenes For Special Session

OPB | Sept. 30, 2013 12:06 p.m.

At the behest of Governor John Kitzhaber, Oregon lawmakers return for a special session on Monday, October 30th. OPB Salem correspondent Chris Lehman joins us from the capitol.

Graduation Stories

June 13, 2013 12:06 p.m.

As graduation season is upon us, we'll look at who's graduating with non-standard diplomas and who's not graduating at all — and explore the implications.

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