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Therapy llama spreads cheer in Portland

Napoleon and Rojo spread goodwill and comfort people whenever they go visit people in the hospital. They’re big, hairy ambassadors with a sp…

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Oregon student wants Pledge recited daily

One high school student is spearheading an effort to require a U.S. flag in every classroom — and a daily moment for kids to recite the Ple…

Liberty High School teacher Bruce Clevenger, 62, was arrested after a road rage incident on April 4, 2013, in which he tailgated a 17-year-old boy and then punched him. He plead guilty to assault charges on Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. He has since resigned his teaching position. (Washington County Sheriff''s Office)

Special-ed teacher on leave after arrest

A Liberty High School special ed teacher won’t be in school for the foreseeable future after being arrested for allegedly beating a teenage …

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Super-Food Salad

Super-Food Salad with a Citrus vinaigrette – Apr 8, 2013

FILE - In this January 1978 file photo, executive producer Dick Clark welcomes former "Mouseketeer" Annette Funicello to the party when ABC-TV presents "ABC's Silver Anniversary Celebration," a gala four-hour telecast. Walt Disney Co. says, Monday, April 8, 2013, that Funicello, also known for her beach movies with Frankie Avalon, has died at age 70. (AP Photo/File)

Photos: Remembering Annette Funicello

Funicello, one of the original members of the Mickey Mouse Club, passed away Monday from complications with multiple sclerosis. She was 70.

Nike was the 'elephant in the room' during Washington County Chair Andy Duyck's third annual State of the County address on Thursday, April 4, 2013. (Portland Tribune/Chase Allgood)

Where will Nike expand?

It is no secret that Nike is considering expanding in Portland, possibly in the South Waterfront area. Nike officials held a closed-door mee…

FILE - In this June 23, 1982 file photo, Britain's Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher gestures with her pen as she answers a reporters question during a news conference at the United Nations. Ex-spokesman Tim Bell says that Thatcher has died. She was 87. Bell said the woman known to friends and foes as "the Iron Lady" passed away Monday morning, April 8, 2013. (AP Photo/File)

Margaret Thatcher, Iron Lady, dead at 87

The Iron Lady who ruled for 11 remarkable years imposed her will on a fractious, rundown nation — breaking the unions, triumphing in a far-o…

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Thieves hit Gresham home, threaten teen

A 16-year-old girl says she walked out of a bedroom to see three men stealing televisions from the home. Now her father says he’s out for ju…