Steve Hughes, state director of Oregon Working Families, stands in front of OHSUs South Waterfront building, near a proposed facility for the Knight Cancer Research Center. Hughes says city leaders need to pay more attention to fostering jobs for working-class people. February 2014. (Portland Tribune/Jonathan House)

Job push becoming a tale of two cities

Critics say Portland is showing a double-standard and practicing “job gentrification” by snubbing opportunities for blue-collar jobs, while …

Darren Longoria, 38, shown in a jail booking photo after being arrested by the Salem Police Department (Credit: Marion County Sheriff's Office.)

AZ murder suspect arrested in Salem

Darren Longoria, 38, is expected to appear before a Marion County judge during an extradition hearing after police arrested him on allegatio…

Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin goes up for a dunk as Portland Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge watches, Feb. 12, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Clippers nip Blazers in see-saw game

The LA Clippers outscored the Trail Blazers in the 4th quarter to come away with the win in a see-saw game that was close throughout.

PPS spokesperson Christine Miles, Jan. 27, 2014 (KOIN 6 News Staff)

Compromise deal between PPS, teachers?

Though the Portland Public Schools declared a state of emergency — just eight days from a potential strike — a possible compromise deal is…

Cayla Wilson, in side-by-side photos, is in a permanent vegetative state following a 2010 auto crash. Undated photos, (KOIN 6 News)

Comatose mom gets $9M settlement

The family of Cayla Wilson was awarded $9.3 million after a lawsuit alleged Clackamas County and the city of Portland failed to do their job…

Police respond to a stabbing at the Lloyd Center Mall in Portland, Feb. 12, 2014 (KOIN 6 News)

Man stabbed at Lloyd Center

A possible gang-related dispute led to a stabbing inside the Lloyd Center Wednesday afternoon.

Portland to take a strike vote, Feb. 5, 2014 (KOIN 6 News)

PPS gears up for possible strike

Inundated with questions on the strike – which would start Feb. 20 — PPS will launch a community hotline Thursday to provide information on…

In this May 5, 2002 photo, Sid Caesar, of "Your Show of Shows," arrives at NBC's 75th anniversary celebration in New York. Caesar, whose sketches

Comic genius Sid Caesar dies

Sid Caesar, the prodigiously talented pioneer of TV comedy who paired with Imogene Coca in sketches that became classics and who inspired a …