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…

Homeless advocate Mike Withey outside Portland City Hall, Sept. 6, 2013 (KOIN 6 News/Gary Kahne)

Face of downtown camping protest quits

The face of the downtown camping ban protest said he’s quitting after being intimidated by other campers who don’t share the same vision.