Clarence Thomas

Clarence Thomas visits Portland

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas made a rare public appearance Thursday at the University of Portland, fielding questions on his l…

FILE - An artist's rendering of the proposed Hyatt Hotel near the Convention Center in Northeast Portland. (Morteson Development)

Convention hotel looks like a done deal

After years of talks and failed plans, the publicly-funded hotel project planned for across the street from the Oregon Convention Center on …

This TriMet maintenance truck was stolen from NW 6th in Portland, Sept. 19, 2013 (TriMet photo)

Thief steals TriMet maintenance truck

A TriMet maintenance truck was stolen in the early hours of Thursday while workers were cleaning the MAX tracks around NW 6th and Hoyt.