A lawn being watered in Portland, July 31, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Dry weather, brown lawns, high bills

The long stretch of rainless weather in the Portland area isn’t just turning lawns brown and dry. It’s making water bills double or even tri…

New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez watches from the dugout during Game 4 of the American League championship series against the Detroit Tigers in Detroit, Oct. 18, 2012. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

MLB threatens A-Rod with lifetime ban

Major League Baseball is threatening to kick Alex Rodriguez out of the game for life unless the New York Yankees star agrees not to fight a …