Republicans in the House and Senate remained absent Wednesday, as Democrats urged action on pressing legislation.
The jury must decide on sentencing enhancement factors that could influence Judge Cheryl Albrecht's sentencing of Jeremy Christian.
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Washington state environmentalists, farmers, tribal leaders and public utility officials are awaiting a federal report concerning whether four Snake River dams can coexist with a dwindling salmon population.
Bend, Oregon's transformation into a booming Democrat majority city shows how demographic shifts and the GOP's tack further to the right are helping push the party into a nosedive along the West Coast.
This year, Immigration and Customs Enforcement has turned to a new tactic – subpoenas – to get information from sheriffs and police in so-called sanctuary cities and states.
On Tuesday, Metro unanimously voted to refer a measure to the May ballot that, if passed by voters, would raise $250 million for homeless services annually through two taxes.
Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum announced Tuesday that Oregon is joining a bipartisan, multi-state investigation into JUUL Labs, the company behind popular e-cigarette and vaping products.
U.S. District Judge Michael Simon has a weighty question in front of him: Has the city of Portland truly met all the requirements laid out in its six-year-old settlement agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice?
The jury in the Jeremy Christian trial will return to court Tuesday and Wednesday to decide on "sentencing enhancement factors," such as a lack of remorse and racial bias, which could influence Christian's sentence.
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Three radioactively contaminated structures are at high risk of collapsing on a former nuclear weapons production site, but could be stabilized by filling them with a concrete-like grout within the next year, the federal government said.