PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Relatives of the dead suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing will claim his body now that his wife has agreed to release it, an uncle said as officials in both Washington and Russia deepened
STONY BROOK, N.Y. (AP) — Among the procedures Army surgeon Hawkeye Pierce performed on “M.A.S.H.” was an end-to-end anastomosis.
Most of the viewers, actor Alan Alda concedes, had no idea he was talking about removing a damaged piece
An autopsy determined she died of homicidal violence.
DUBLIN (AP) — Ireland’s government unveiled a long-awaited bill Wednesday that lays down new rules explaining when life-saving abortions can be performed, a point of potentially lethal confusion for women in a country that outlaws the practice.
WARREN, N.H. (AP) — A woman whose mother was killed in last year’s school shooting in Newtown, Conn., confronted Sen. Kelly Ayotte Tuesday during the senator’s first public appearance in New Hampshire since voting against gun control legislation.
A suspected plot to poison customers at Starbucks is foiled — thanks to an alert customer who reporting seeing a woman placing toxic-smelling on a retail shelf.
NEW YORK (AP) — A human rights group is calling on the government to stop the practice of placing the names of juveniles on publicly accessible sex-offender registries.
Human Rights Watch says in a report that this policy
More than 200 people have signed a petition hoping to block a proposed Walmart in Tigard. City leaders have already approved plans for the 137,000-square-foot store.
Portland is ready to pay more than $2 million to settle a federal lawsuit filed on behalf of a man shot with a gunshot, rather than a bean bag, by this police officer.
NEW YORK (AP) — Philip Roth’s latest honor was as much for what he has done for other writers as for his own work.
Roth received the PEN/Allen Foundation Literary Service Award Tuesday night. He was cited for
Mayor Charlie Hales campaigned against utility rate hikes, yet Portlanders will pay more for their water and sewer services if his budget is approved. So what changed?
A former University of Oregon student could face the death penalty in North Korea, where he has been held since November 2012.
Other Oregon cities — such as Corvallis, Newport and Astoria — also are looking at possible bans. The plastic-bag ban in Eugene starts Wednesday.
Responding to a US Department of Justice mandate, the Portland Police Bureau unveiled its new “behavioral health unit” Tuesday.
A pharmacy lost every prescription pill on its shelves — nearly 1,000 bottles of medicine worth more than $40,000 — when thieves broke into a nearby vacant store and tunneled through.
Jerry Kearney is concerned that if a prison reform bill backed by Gov. John Kitzhaber passes, the man who sexually assaulted his daughter will be let out of prison again.
Using this printer, researchers at the OHSU Knight Cancer Institute can test cancers with different treatments to see which remedies are most effective.
Damian Lillard is likely to be announced as the NBA’s Rookie of the Year at a Wednesday morning news conference called by the Portland Trail Blazers.
Marchers are gathering at Southwest 9th Avenue and Stark Street at 3 p.m. The permitted march through downtown starts at 4 p.m.
A 30-year-old man was charged with critically injuring a 6-month-old on April 5 in Aumsville, Ore.