A task force on Oregon's massive public pension debt wants to prod the 900 government agencies in the state to more aggressively tackle the problem.
The board that oversees Oregon's Public Employees Retirement System makes a "pragmatic" decision to make a relatively modest reduction in its investment assumptions.
Portland’s Bureau of Technology Services is prepared to stop using software from Moscow-based cybersecurity company Kaspersky Lab.
OPB spoke with one of the two militia members involved in the arrest of a private citizen Sunday at a pro-Trump free speech rally in Portland.
A new study looks at the cost of public employee benefits. A bill before the legislature attempts to make job scheduling easier for hourly workers. And Central Oregon Community College safety officers have been acting like police officers.
An investor group looking to build a privately financed arena in Seattle's stadium district has filed a new petition seeking the closure of a street needed for construction of the proposed facility.
The Seattle SuperSonics haven't had a home in Washington state since 2008. But some lawmakers want to help them stage a comeback.
Blake Griffin had 22 points and 13 rebounds, Chris Paul added 19 points and Los Angeles rolled past the Portland Trail Blazers 111-80 on Wednesday night to improve to an NBA-best 7-1 with its fourth straight victory.
Playing without the injured Chris Paul and Blake Griffin, the Clippers seemed to wear down in the fourth quarter of Game 5 after it was tied at 71 through three. Damian Lillard scored 16 of his 22 points in the final period as the Blazers pulled away for a 108-98 victory.
Blake Griffin will miss the rest of the playoffs after aggravating his left quadriceps tendon and Chris Paul has undergone hand surgery, leaving the Los Angeles Clippers without their top two players for the rest of their first-round series against Portland.
Al-Farouq Aminu scored a career-high 30 points and Portland pulled away after Paul left with a broken bone in his right hand, beating the Clippers 98-84 on Monday night to tie their series at two games apiece.
Portland could even the series, especially if Lillard and CJ McCollum can continue to put up big numbers. Lillard scored 32 points and McCollum added 27.
With a game-opening 3-pointer, Damian Lillard set the tone and the Trail Blazers followed.
The Portland Trail Blazers face long odds to win the series against the Los Angeles Clippers.
The Blazers missed 50 of their 83 shots, and 20 of their 30 tries from 3-point range — and go into Game 2 thinking that if the same opportunities present themselves Wednesday, the outcome could be different.
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Forensic anthropologist Nici Vance is responsible for solving the mysteries behind the state's 128 unidentified bodies.