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Portland rape convictions declining

Sgt. Pete Mahuna heads the Portland Police Bureau’s sex crime unit, which means he sits on the hot seat when people start asking why the cit…

Electronic cigarettes are displayed in a Paris store, Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

FDA proposes e-cigarette regulations

The U.S. government wants to ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and require approval for new products and health warning labels un…