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Portland State University Professor Finds Formaldehyde In E-Cigarettes

OPB |Jan. 23, 2015 12:45 p.m.

FRIDAY: David Peyton's new research appears in the current issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.

A New Source Of Hydropower: City Water Pipes

OPB |Jan. 23, 2015 12:30 p.m.

FRIDAY: A Portland startup is generating renewable power with small hydroelectric turbines inside the city water system.

News Roundtable: January 23, 2015

OPB |Jan. 23, 2015 12:06 p.m.

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

How Much Affordable Housing Will Portland's South Waterfront Include?

OPB |Jan. 22, 2015 12:30 p.m.

THURSDAY: The Oregonian's Brad Schmidt fills us in on the latest on affordable developments in the South Waterfront neighborhood.

Clark County GOP says Jaime Herrera Beutler Too Centrist

OPB |Jan. 21, 2015 12:50 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Clark County Republicans are considering voting to censure Republican Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler for some of her bipartisan votes.

Washington Constitutional Amendment Would Change Ballot Initiative Process

OPB |Jan. 21, 2015 12:30 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: A Washington constitutional amendment would force ballot initiatives to include specific funding plans.

Reacting To The State Of The Union

OPB |Jan. 21, 2015 12:15 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: President Obama spoke of "turning the page" in his 2015 State of the Union address.

The Role Of Plaintiffs In Supreme Court Cases

OPB |Jan. 21, 2015 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: As we look ahead to the Supreme Court case on same-sex marriage, we'll ask: how important is it to have sympathetic plaintiffs at the Supreme Court level?

David Shields and Caleb Powell Disagree

OPB |Jan. 20, 2015 12:30 p.m.

TUESDAY: The writers David Shields and Caleb Powell spent a weekend arguing with each other and then turned their quarrel into a book: "I Think You're Totally Wrong."

Tracking Kennewick Man's Ancestry

OPB |Jan. 20, 2015 12:20 p.m.

TUESDAY: Ever since skeletal remains were found in 1996 on the banks of the Columbia river in Kennewick, Washington, the origin and custody of those bones has been in dispute.

United Noshes Dishes Up International Feasts

OPB |Jan. 19, 2015 12:30 p.m.

MONDAY: United Noshes is creating delicacies from around the world for Portland diners.

"Don't Shoot Portland" Aims To Tackle Root Causes Of Violence

OPB |Jan. 19, 2015 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: In the last few weeks, Don't Shoot Portland shut down a Portland Public School meeting and a town hall held by Senator Ron Wyden.

Branding PDX: The Carpet, The Cuckoo Clock, Food Carts & More

OPB |Jan. 16, 2015 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We'll be live from PDX to talk about the restaurants and other vendors at the Portland airport, what's behind the #pdxcarpet phenomenon & more.

Loophole Allows K-12 Dollars To Fund First Year Of College

OPB |Jan. 15, 2015 12:35 p.m.

THURSDAY: Some Oregon high schools are taking an unconventional approach to the governor's 40-40-20 plan. 

Naturopaths Fight For Equal Status In Oregon

OPB |Jan. 15, 2015 12:20 p.m.

THURSDAY: Naturopathic doctors are pushing for legislation that would allow them to be considered primary care physicians in Oregon.

Portland Public Schools Will Redraw Boundaries

OPB |Jan. 15, 2015 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: Portland Public Schools is beginning the process of redrawing the boundaries for neighborhood schools, and restricting transfers between schools.

Environmental Update On Carbon, Herbicide Spraying, and Climate Change

OPB |Jan. 13, 2015 12:45 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll check in with reporters from our EarthFix team about some of the stories they're following.

Who Owns A Human Genome?

OPB |Jan. 13, 2015 12:20 p.m.

TUESDAY: Has the technology that enables us to sequence the human genome outpaced our ability to regulate data and protect individual privacy?

Ducks Lose

OPB |Jan. 13, 2015 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll get reaction from University of Oregon alum and NPR's Portland-based sports reporter, Tom Goldman, who was in the press box in Arlington for the big game.

Oregon Vs. Ohio State: Two Fans Preview The Game

OPB |Jan. 12, 2015 12:45 p.m.

MONDAY: In advance of the big game, an Oregon fan and an Ohio State fan go head to head.

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