PDX among least frustrating airports

Residents of Portland, which routinely finds itself on annual “Best of” lists, can once again rest easy knowing the rest of North America wo…

Will Hagel successor forge easier path?

When a successor is chosen for Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, that person could face a contentious confirmation process in the new Republica…

Matt Pearce, a reporter with the Los Angeles Times, holds his head after getting hit by a rock thrown into the crowd during a protest in the streets against the August shooting of Michael Brown, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Photos: Ferguson, Missouri on edge

A look at the tensions in Ferguson, Missouri as the grand jury decision looms in the shooting death of an unarmed teenager in August.

Boston Celtics' Brandon Bass, right, drives past Portland Trail Blazers' Joel Freeland in the second quarter of an NBA basketball game in Boston, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Blazers beat Celtics for 7th straight win

After a rough first half, the Trail Blazers were much better offensively in the second. They added better defense and pulled away early in t…