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Why Hasn't Uber Come To Portland?

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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New Proposal For Accessing Online Accounts After Death

MONDAY: A plan endorsed by a national advisory commission would give authorized representatives access to online accounts of people who have died.

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Clemency Offers Little Relief For Washington's Prison System

TUESDAY: As the prison population continues to grow, and older inmates put stress on the system, clemency is a narrow avenue for relief.

County Vs City Laws

TUESDAY: Gun laws and a proposed sick leave ordinance have caused tension between counties and cities in Oregon.

Archaeologist Uncovers Part Of Oregon History

OPB | July 25, 2014 12:40 p.m.

FRIDAY: We'll explore some Oregon history with Ashland-based archaeologist, Chelsea Rose.

Oregon Shakespeare Festival's New Lyndon Johnson Play

OPB | July 25, 2014 12:25 p.m.

Oregon Shakespeare Festival's The Great Society tells the story of the metastasizing war in Vietnam that largely derailed Lyndon Johnson’s ambitious domestic agenda.

How We Became Bicoastal

OPB | July 24, 2014 12:30 p.m.

THURSDAY: We listen back to Dave's interview with Peter Stark about the adventure-filled story of John Jacob Astor's audacious but doomed plan to create a commercial fur empire in the northwest.

News Roundtable: July 24, 2014

OPB | July 24, 2014 12:06 p.m.

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

Severe Drought Affects Southeastern Oregon

OPB | July 23, 2014 12:45 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: As the water supply in the Owyhee Valley dries up, the drought's effects will have repercussions throughout the state.

Bumps In The Road To Health Care Transformation

OPB | July 23, 2014 12:25 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Mental health treatment is a point of contention between Multnomah County and the CCO that serves Oregon's three most populous counties.

Conflicting Court Rulings On Federal Health Care Subsidies

OPB | July 23, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: Two appeals courts were divided on the issue of whether states that had not set up their own health care exchanges can receive federal subsidies.

Oregon Sues 5-Hour Energy For False Advertising

OPB | July 22, 2014 12:45 p.m.

TUESDAY: Oregon's attorney general filed a lawsuit against 5-hour Energy for making false claims about its product.

The Oregon Children's Theater Explores Bullying

OPB | July 22, 2014 12:35 p.m.

TUESDAY: For the last two years, the Oregon Children's Theater has encourages young people to write plays about bullies and bullying.

Responses to Gang Violence

OPB | July 22, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: We start our occasional series profiling different responses to gang violence around the state with a look at a faith-based mentorship program called 11:45.

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