Adding light rail or bus rapid transit to already crowded portions of Southwest Barbur Boulevard are among the challenges facing Metro planners. Undated photo. (Jon House/Portland Tribune)

SW Corridor Plan stirs up controversy

The clash is similar to the controversy over the Portland to Milwaukie Light Rail Project and the Portland Streetcar extension to Lake Osweg…

Vancouver Whitecaps FC Matt Watson (8_ fights for control of the ball with Portland Timbers Jack Jewsbury (13) during first half of MLS soccer action in Vancouver, British Columbia, Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013.(AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jonathan Hayward)

Timbers draw 2-2 with Whitecaps

Portland extended its unbeaten streak to five matches, but remains in third place in the Western Conference.

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Local union creates shutdown parody

Members of the American Federation of Government Employees took their message to YouTube Oct. 4 with a take on the song “You’re going to mis…

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Sandy Hook voters: Tear down that school

Newtown, Conn. is coming up on the one-year anniversary of the mass shooting that killed 20 children and six adults. Plans for a new school …

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Carjacking complicated by child locks

Clackamas County deputies say a man car-jacked a driver at knife-point Sunday afternoon on Sunnyside Road — but ended up having to crawl ou…