Cheering crowds gathered Monday as three women who went missing separately about a decade ago were found Monday in a home just south of downtown Cleveland.
Kitzhaber signed the measure without fanfare Monday. The governor has previously called the bill a good first step, but he’s pushed for even steeper cuts to retirement benefits.
A 16-year-old girl who reported been kidnapped May 3 by an Hispanic male near southeast Portland’s Ventura Park has now recanted her story, Portland police said.
Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn says the city will be hiring 300 new officers over the next five years, and he wants them to reflect the city’s populace.
The measures would have expanded background-check requirements, allowed school districts to ban guns and required live-fire training to obtain a concealed-handgun license.
Dustin Armstrong, 32, was arrested Sunday after police served a search warrant at his home on Kauffman Avenue in Vancouver, Wash.
Officials have confirmed that ammonium nitrate stored at a Texas fertilizer plant is what exploded on April 17, killing 14 people and injuring hundreds.
The victim in this case is Earl Cossey, a former skydiving instructor who packed the parachutes that were given to legendary skyjacker D.B. Cooper more than four decades ago.
The tandem bike helps Harley and Courtney Forbes live independently. They also have a cousin who is blind, so — after getting their stolen bike back — they walked their once-stolen bike about two miles to hand it over to the Northwest Association for Blind Athletes.
Federal prosecutors say a Cottage Grove woman pleaded guilty to accusations she secretly buried a man she had been caring for and then stole his Social Security benefits.
If this bill passes, out-of-state merchants would have to collect statewide sales taxes on Internet, mail-order and other purchases. But would that apply to you?
Multnomah County voters approved a permanent library district last November.
NEW YORK (AP) — Tony Award nominations often mean a big bump at the box office, but not this year so far.
“Kinky Boots,” ”Matilda: The Musical,” ”Pippin” and “Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella” — the four shows that
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Disney’s Marvel Studios continues to mine precious metal with a $174.1 million opening weekend for “Iron Man 3,” the second-biggest domestic debut ever behind the $200-million-plus launch of “The Avengers” a year ago.
Under current law, hospitals are prohibited from releasing hazardous medical waste, which includes human placentas.
NEW YORK (AP) — Jason Collins, the NBA veteran who recently announced he was gay, is seeking a book deal, The Associated Press has learned.
Officials at three publishing houses said Monday that they had been contacted about
LAS VEGAS (AP) — After nearly a decade-long hiatus marred by burnout, a painful divorce and physical problems that affected her ability to sing, country superstar Shania Twain said she’s finding her groove as a Las Vegas headliner.
There have been multiple cougar sightings in the area over the past several days.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma Legislature has recognized award-winning actress and Tulsa native Mary Kay Place for her donation to a planned popular culture museum in Tulsa.
The star of “Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman” and “The Big
Deputies are investigating.