In a world growing more fragmented with every passing year, here are the stories that captured the world’s attention in 2014.
Mills in timber country have been steadily closing as fighting continues over how to log national forests without killing protected species …
Officer Rafael Ramos’ funeral is scheduled for Saturday. Vice President Joe Biden is expected to attend.
When Alta Lund was born, Roosevelt was president. Teddy Roosevelt. Alta Lund was born on Christmas Day in 1906.
A pair of Philadelphia transit police officers rushed onto a downtown subway train on Christmas and helped make a special delivery: a baby b…
In Canada, the day after Christmas is called Boxing Day. In the US, it could be called Return Day or Take Advantage of Deep Discounts Day.
Nearly half predict that 2015 will be a better year for them than 2014 was, while only one in 10 think it will be worse.
Chief Brad Johnston says the man was reported dead about noon. He says there was another person in the home who was cooperative but couldn’t…
“One of my goals was to travel with my grandkids and show them the real America. America isn’t Disneyland and five star resorts,” Mark Renne…
The 41-year-old who was originally arrested in September will stay at the guesthouse of former East Timor President Jose Ramos-Horta.
When KOIN 6 News asked tourists and natives what keeps Portland weird, there was no shortage of answers.
Jim Beam Leathers was born Nov. 14, turning grandparental pique into tradition. Jack Daniels Leathers says his parents named him to upset th…
A new program at Adrian College guarantees every graduate would make more than $37,000, or get some or all student loans reimbursed.
More than 100 volunteers served more than 650 meals to people at the Union Gospel Mission who needed a good meal, a smile and a gift bag.
The fire began in part of a 2-car garage that had been turned into a bedroom, and smoke was pouring out when crews arrived.
The National Weather Service canceled a blizzard warning Thursday morning for the summits of Mauna Loa and Mauna Kea.
Critics and early viewers agree that “The Interview” is less than a masterpiece. But thanks to threats from hackers, it has become an event.
The suit claimed the Portland Police Bureau failed to train the officer on how to handle people suffering a mental health crisis.
“It has been a very humbling experience being the Chief of Police in Portland and I’m thankful for some of the things we’ve been able to acc…
During that first Christmas Day in World War I, something magical happened. Fighting stopped, and the enemies shared laughs together.
Stunning photos of Christmas celebrations around the world in 2014
Three kayakers were rescued from the Willamette River near West Linn Wednesday afternoon after they flipped while going over a low-head dam.