The Portland Thorns FC of the NWSL - National Women's Soccer League. (Photo coutesy Portland Thorns website, April 21, 2013)

Portland Thorns win NWSL championship

The Portland Thorns female professional soccer team returned home Sunday to fanfare after winning the National Women’s Soccer League title S…

Obama wants congressional OK on Syria

President Barack Obama announced Saturday he will seek congressional approval before launching any military action meant to punish Syria for…

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DA: Officer’s deadly shooting justified

The district attorney in Klamath County, Ore., says a grand jury has found that a Klamath Falls police officer’s recent deadly shooting was …

Covino addresses Portland Aquarium issues

In an open letter to the “Patrons of the Portland Aquarium,” co-founder Vince Covino said he takes the recent allegations of animal mistreat…

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Shorthanded Timbers fall to RSL

Darlington Nagbe and Sal Zizzo each scored for the Timbers (9-5-12), who played a man down the entire second half after Ben Zemanski was sen…

Thorns go for NWSL title in NY

The Portland Thorns will face the Western New York Flash Saturday for the National Women’s Soccer League title.