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News Roundtable: October 11, 2013

OPB | Oct. 11, 2013

We review some of the biggest state, national and international news stories of the week.

Guns And Background Checks

OPB | April 18, 2013

Gun control legislation failed to pass in Washington D.C., but several bills are moving to a floor vote in Salem.

Gun Stories: Suicide

OPB | April 08, 2013

In many discussions about guns, one thing is often left out: the fact that in Oregon 83 percent of gun deaths are due to suicide.

Oregon Legislature Considers New Gun Laws

OPB | April 05, 2013

Four bills that would reform state gun laws get a hearing in Salem.

Do Gun Laws Need To Change?

OPB | Jan. 07, 2013

After recent mass shootings, people are answering this question in very different ways.

Reducing Suicide Rates Among Soldiers and Veterans

OPB | Nov. 19, 2012

What can be done to decrease the growing number of suicides among active duty soldiers and veterans?

Legislating Handguns

OPB | Feb. 03, 2012

Two lawmakers have introduced legislation that would affect handgun owners in Oregon.

Handguns on University Campuses

OPB | Oct. 03, 2011

An Oregon court has ruled universities cannot prohibit students from carrying concealed handguns on campus.

Home Buying

OPB | Sept. 30, 2009

What's the latest in the real estate market in Oregon and Southwest Washington?