Serena Williams

Serena wins 5th US Open singles title

Top-seeded Serena Williams won her fifth U.S. Open championship and 17th Grand Slam title overall by beating No. 2 Victoria Azarenka in a wi…

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Ore. man could die after police struggle

A 61-year-old Beaverton man is now facing life-threatening injuries after what is being described by Forest Grove police as a struggle with …

A gavel is shown in a U.S. courtroom (MGN online)

Death penalty OK’d for Wash. killings

The state Supreme Court says prosecutors can seek the death penalty against two people accused of killing a family of six in Carnation on Ch…


3 cubs born to Oregon Zoo lioness

The first-time mom, 6-year-old Neka, and her new babies are doing well so far, according to the Oregon Zoo. The zoo describes the cubs as “h…

Portland police

Teen girl robs coffee stand at gunpoint

A teenage girl, possibly between 13 and 15 years old, is suspected of using a gun to rob a Southeast Portland coffee stand Sunday morning.

Traffic in the area where the Columbia River Crossing is proposed (Courtesy photo, April 13, 2013)

Report: Columbia River bridge possible

A top official in the Oregon state treasurer’s office says a bridge to Washington over the Columbia River could be viable if several stringe…

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Timbers crush Toronto 4-0

The four-goal margin of victory was Portland’s largest since joining MLS in 2011.

This spot under the Broadway Bridge on the outskirts of the Pearl District is the proposed site for moving the Right 2 Dream Too camp, Sept. 7, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Mixed reaction on R2D-Too camp move

Neighbors near the intersection of Lovejoy and Station Way in Northwest Portland seem to be divided over the deal to move the Right 2 Dream …

Tokyo celebrates win to host 2020 Olympics

TOKYO (AP) — Cheers and shouts of “Banzai!!” echoed across Tokyo just after sunrise as thousands of people started celebrating the city’s su…

Oregon running back De'Anthony Thomas (6) runs past Virginia linebacker Kwontie Moore at Scott Stadium, Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013, in Charlottesville, Va. (AP Photo/Andrew Shurtleff)

Thomas, Mariota lead Ducks in blowout

The Ducks (2-0), who gained a school-record 772 yards last week in beating Nicholls State, looked capable of doing it again against a Virgin…

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…