Bumper-to-bumper traffic in Portland. July 15, 2013. (KOIN 6 News)

Labor Day 2nd-busiest travel holiday

Labor Day weekend is the second-busiest travel holiday of the year, and this year Oregonians will find less expensive gas when they hit the …

Twitpic shows texting TriMet bus driver

In 2012, TriMet received 37 complaints claiming operators were using electronic devices behind the wheel. Through July, they've received 25 …

Fast-food protests under way

The so-called "McJobs" are known for their low pay and limited prospects. Participating workers, who are asking for $15 an hour, still repre…