Eric Harris, Gerald Randale, Jan. 31, 2016 (Multnomah County Sheriff's Office)

PPB defuses Cully neighborhood situation

Two men were arrested after Portland police were able to defuse a potentially dangerous situation after they surrounded a residence in the C…

Alan Shepard, in his space suit makes last minute preparations for his historic ride into space, May 5, 1961. (AP Photo)

January 31: A giant day in space history

Exactly 13 years from the day the US entered the space age, astronaut Alan Shepard blasted off for the moon — which was exactly 10 years af…

Garnets

A new year brings with it a gemstone known within the gemological world for its variance of color availability of which most may be unaware.…