Photo: Deborah Marble
WEDNESDAY: Mohamed Mohamud, the young Beaverton man convicted of trying to bomb Portland's annual tree lighting ceremony in 2010, could face a sentence of life in prison.
Photo: OPB/Michael Clapp
WEDNESDAY: We'll hear arguments for and against creating a nonpartisan primary for all candidates. The top two would advance to the general election, regardless of party.
WEDNESDAY: Multnomah County is reevaluating the way it enforces backyard beekeepers.
Photo: Governor John Kitzhaber's Press Office / Citizens to Elect Dennis Richardson
FRIDAY: Democratic incumbent John Kitzhaber and Republican challenger Dennis Richardson will weigh in on issues that matter to Oregonians.
OPB | Sept. 30, 2014 12:30 p.m.
TUESDAY: In her debut novel "Goodhouse," Portland writer Peyton Marshall imagines a world where boys with certain genetic markers for violent tendencies are sent to prison-like boarding schools to learn "right-thinking."
OPB | Sept. 30, 2014 12:20 p.m.
TUESDAY: Federal immigration agents sought to detain Francisco Aguirre earlier this month, but he remains at a northeast Portland church, where he sought sanctuary.
OPB | Sept. 30, 2014 12:06 p.m.
TUESDAY: We'll get to know University of Portland's new president, Mark Poorman.
OPB | Sept. 29, 2014 12:45 p.m.
The Oregonian's former editorial cartoonist is now lambasting politicians in California, at the Sacramento Bee.
OPB | Sept. 29, 2014 12:30 p.m.
MONDAY: The Portland City Council is weighing three finalists for the job of compliance officer — the person responsible for making sure Portland Police follow the reforms outlined in the Department of Justice settlement.
OPB | Sept. 29, 2014 12:06 p.m.
MONDAY: We'll hear from those who oppose and support Measure 88, a referendum on a state law that allows driver cards for Oregonians who can't prove they're in the country legally.
OPB | Sept. 26, 2014 12:35 p.m.
FRIDAY: Indian-American, New York City-bred comedian, Hari Kondabolu, reflects on race relations, Matthew McConaughey and more on his debut album, "Waiting For 2042".
OPB | Sept. 26, 2014 12:20 p.m.
FRIDAY: George Fox University is among seven other NAIA division II teams to start college football programs in 2014, amid growing negative publicity for the sport.
OPB | Sept. 26, 2014 12:06 p.m.
FRIDAY: We'll hear about the U.S. Forest Service's plan to limit photography and videography on certain protected lands.
OPB | Sept. 25, 2014 12:30 p.m.
THURSDAY: In her memoir, "The End of Eve," Ariel Gore chronicles the experience of caring for her dying mother with honesty and humor.
OPB | Sept. 25, 2014 12:25 p.m.
THURSDAY: "Think Out Loud" technical director Steven Kray was in Las Vegas this week competing in the Atari Battle Royale Video Game Championship presented by Denny's.
OPB | Sept. 25, 2014 12:06 p.m.
THURSDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB | Sept. 24, 2014 12:06 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: Shenk's new book "Powers of Two" analyzes how creativity and innovation work in partnership. Reserve your free tickets here.
OPB | Sept. 23, 2014 12:40 p.m.
TUESDAY: "The Ghosts of Tonkin" focuses on Oregon Senator Wayne Morse and his opposition to the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution in 1964.
OPB | Sept. 23, 2014 12:25 p.m.
TUESDAY: We'll dig into the policy implications of the data we heard about last week, specifically the racial disparity in infant mortality rates.
OPB | Sept. 23, 2014 12:06 p.m.
TUESDAY: We'll hear from those who oppose and support Measure 92, which would require food manufacturers and retailers to label genetically engineered foods.
OPB | Sept. 22, 2014 12:30 p.m.
MONDAY: U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley is running for reelection against Republican challenger Monica Wehby.
OPB | Sept. 22, 2014 12:20 p.m.
MONDAY: National advocacy groups for the deaf and hard of hearing are urging the Oregon Department of Corrections to stop using fellow inmates as interpreters.
OPB | Sept. 22, 2014 12:06 p.m.
MONDAY: We'll get the latest on flame retardants in the Columbia River, pesticide regulation in Oregon and more with our EarthFix team.
OPB | Sept. 19, 2014 12:45 p.m.
FRIDAY: We'll examine the latest turn in the legal battle between the state of Oregon and the tech company Oracle.
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