Drivers found themselves without traction Thursday afternoon in Beaverton as snow hit the region. Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. (Portland Tribune/Dan Brood)

Portland wakes up to winter wonderland

Another 2 to 4 inches of snow are expected Friday. All schools are closed, and several major employers — including Nike and Daimler — have…

Secretary of State John Kerry testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, 2013 File)

US waives sanctions on Iran broadcaster

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is temporarily waiving sanctions on Iran’s state broadcaster, a senior Obama administration offic…