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MONDAY: After the NCAA's recent settlement on concussions, we'll review the latest science and legislation on brain injuries.
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MONDAY: The state's pay cut for organizations that offer one-to-one support for adults with developmental disabilities has created questions about their viability.
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FRIDAY: Graphic novelist Chris Ware's work is spellbinding, meticulously detailed, and darkly humorous.
OPB | July 31, 2014 12:40 p.m.
THURSDAY: We'll dig into projections for what pot would cost — and how much revenue the state would get from taxing it — if it becomes legal in Oregon.
OPB | July 31, 2014 12:30 p.m.
THURSDAY: The Eugene city council passed an ordinance this week that requires concrete plans to meet the city's carbon reduction goals.
OPB | July 31, 2014 12:06 p.m.
THURSDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB | July 30, 2014 12:45 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with EarthFix reporters about banning bee-harming pesticides, a new controversial logging method, and more.
OPB | July 30, 2014 12:20 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: What will the Metro area look like in 20 years?
OPB | July 30, 2014 12:06 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: We'll learn more about the Oregon Parks Department's proposal to ban smoking on beaches along the coast.
OPB | July 29, 2014 12:45 p.m.
TUESDAY: The first woman convicted of Bosnian war crimes was arrested in Beaverton in 2011.
OPB | July 29, 2014 12:25 p.m.
TUESDAY: As the prison population continues to grow, and older inmates put stress on the system, clemency is a narrow avenue for relief.
OPB | July 29, 2014 12:06 p.m.
TUESDAY: Gun laws and a proposed sick leave ordinance have caused tension between counties and cities in Oregon.
OPB | July 28, 2014 12:30 p.m.
MONDAY: We'll look into why Uber's car-sharing service is available in more than 100 cities across the world -- but not in Portland.
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