University of Oregon President Michael Schill was scheduled Friday to announce a $50 million gift to the university. But that plan was cut short.
"They just want us to go out there and do what we do," Lillard said. "They don't want to know what we think, they don't care how we feel about something."
Last week across the entire NFL, only four players knelt or sat, and two stood with their fists raised. In the nine early games Sunday, AP reporters counted 102 players kneeling or sitting, and at least three raising their fists.
Our panel of news watchers take up some of the biggest stories of the week. We learn about a new environmental opera performed outside, and we talk to a spokesman for the Portland Stands United Against Hate coalition.
A legal observer for the National Lawyers Guild filed a tort claim against the city of Portland, arguing a police officer used "unreasonable and unlawful" force during downtown protests last weekend.
Wheeler said it was clear to protest leaders from the start that there would be designated areas for each group -- the protesters would be separated -- the free speech would be protected and violence would not be tolerated.
A video that's gone viral shows a police officer at Sunday's dueling rallies in downtown Portland throwing a crowd control grenade directly at a filmmaker. Portland police said they are investigating.
We speak to Joey Gibson of Patriot Prayer about the motivation behind the group's rallies. The Portland Police will soon stop labeling people as gang members. Also, we talk business news with Suzanne Stevens.
Portland Police will put extra officers on the street Sunday afternoon to protect against violence between dueling protests.
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We talk with a political reporter for "The Guardian" covering right-wing rallies, OPB's Aaron Scott previews the TBA arts festival, and Oregon retirees share stories about their lives after work.
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Protesters in North Carolina have toppled a long-standing statue of a Confederate soldier.
Ken Ward was one of five activists who turned valves off on several pipelines bringing oil from Canada to the United States.
Wheeler praised Portland police for their response to competing downtown demonstrations but wants more information on why some decisions were made.
Shannon Coulter, the founder of the anti-Trump boycott movement #GrabYourWallet, believes the protest is having a broader cultural impact beyond affecting a corporation's bottom line.
Trump was the first major-party nominee in more than 40 years not to release his tax returns, saying it was because he was under audit. He later said that voters don't care.
The Oregon State University Board of Trustees postponed a vote on a possible tuition increase after protesters interrupted its meeting.
Protests and demonstrations have filled the streets of Portland in recent months. Today was Lake Oswego’s turn.
Several people were arrested in Presidents Day protests in downtown Portland Monday. There were essentially two demonstrations - one with a permit, and one without.
Portland police arrested 14 people downtown Wednesday after a small group of protesters stood in the street near Pioneer Courthouse Square around 3:30 p.m., blocking several cars and buses.