Four people were safely rescued after their canoe overturned near Fields Bridge Park, Sept. 7, 2013 (West Linn PD)

Canoe overturns, 4 rescued safely

Four people, including two children, were safely rescued after their canoe crashed into rocks and overturned in the water near Fields Bridge…

Vatican: 100,000 attend Syria peace vigil

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis says “violence and war are never the way to peace!” He spoke to tens of thousands of people who answered hi…

Krista Koehl seen in an undated photo from the Port of Portland's website. She died in a motorcycle accident in Italy, Sept. 6, 2013.

Port of Portland counsel dies in Italy

The Port of Portland’s general counsel was killed in a motorcycle accident on Friday while vacationing in Italy with her husband, who surviv…