Portland Mayor Charlie Hales, Dec. 18, 2014 (KOIN 6 News)

Hales bans city-funded travel to Indiana

In the wake of Indiana instituting a new law that could foster discrimination against gays and lesbians, Portland Mayor Charlie Hales instit…

Firefight leaves 1 dead at NSA gate

A firefight erupted Monday when two people in a car tried to ram a National Security Agency gate at the Fort Meade military installation, ki…

Emergency personnel work at the site of a collision between and Expo Line commuter train and a vehicle near downtown Los Angeles on Saturday, March 28, 2015. Firefighters say nearly two dozen people suffered injuries, mostly minor. (AP Photo/Los Angeles Times, Irfan Khan)

LA light rail train hits car, 21 hurt

The Metro Expo Line train was heading east toward downtown when authorities said it appeared the car’s 21-year-old driver didn’t see it.