Joseph Spina, Sept. 5, 2013 (Washington County Sheriff's Office)

St. Vincent ER nurse confronts armed man

A man armed with a handgun walked into the emergency room at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center in Southwest Portland Thursday morning bu…

A map shows the body mass index of Portland neighborhoods. (Coalition for a Livable Future)

Fat? Check your zip code

Research shows that Portlanders living in close-in neighborhoods are more likely to have trimmer figures and physiques.

16 skulls found on streets in Prague

PRAGUE (AP) — Police in Prague say 15 human skulls have been found in a wooden box found on a street, and another was found in a garbage bin…

Russian lawmaker propose anti-gay bill

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian lawmaker has proposed a bill that would deny gay parents custody over their children. The draft bill, published on p…

9-4-13-Ridgefield Fatal-Gary Kahne

Teen killed in Ridgefield-area crash

A 17-year-old Ridgefield High School student died and another was injured in a single-car crash on a rural Clark County road Wednesday night…

This official logo from Washington state must be on all authorized marijuana products in the state. (May 17, 2013)

Clark County in line for 15 pot stores

The Washington State Liquor Control Board is rolling out the program for recreational pot sales — and on Wednesday it clarified some new ru…

9-1-13-columbia river search

Body recovered from Columbia River

Vancouver police say a man’s body has been recovered from the Vancouver side of the Columbia River. This discovery comes days after a man di…