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Portland Wants Uber Shut Down Shortly After It Begins Operating In City

When it launched in Portland last week, City Commissioner Steve Novick threatened to “throw the book” at the company for violating the rides-for-hire regulations.

12/08/2014

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Starbucks Prepares To Expand Pay-Ahead Option Nationally

Starbucks launched a mobile order-and-pay-ahead option in the Portland, Oregon, area this week as it prepares to expand the offering nationally over the next year.

12/04/2014

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Best US Travel Destinations For You And Your Pet

Here’s a look at five of the best pet-friendly travel destinations in the U.S.

11/07/2014

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Best Beer Destinations In America

Many vacations are planned around different things, including visiting historical sites, the beach and different wineries. Beer enthusiasts can also have the vacation of their dreams by planning a beercation.

11/04/2014

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America’s Best Fall Break Destinations For College Students

Take a break from your college studies with a mini-vacation this fall at one of these top destinations for college students.

10/21/2014

PORTLAND - NOVEMBER 27:  Pioneer Courthouse Square, the site of an attempted bombing is seen November 27, 2010 in Portland, Oregon. A Somali-born teenager, Mohamed Osman Mohamud was arrested and charged with attempted use of a weapon of mass destruction when the previous night he allegedly attempted to set off a car bomb during Christmas tree lighting ceremony in the park. It was reported that civilians were not at risk because the bomb was supplied to him by undercover federal agents and the explosives were inert.   (Photo by Craig Mitchelldyer/Getty Images)

Plot To Bomb Holiday Event Leads To 30-Year Term

One thousand, four hundred and six days after he screamed “God is great” while police officers dragged him into a waiting van, a young Somali American was sentenced to 30 years in prison for plotting to detonate a bomb.

10/02/2014

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Teen Gets 11 Years For Carving Swastika On Boy

An Oregon teenager who carved a swastika into another teen’s forehead as he and others tortured the boy has been sentenced to 11 years in prison.

08/21/2014

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The Grant Napear Show – August 6, 2014

The Grant Napear Show kicked off with discussion of the Major League Soccer expansion talks that are currently taking place in Portland between Sacramento Republic FC, Sacramento Kings and MLS brass. Damon Hack, Golf Channel […]

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Best Destinations For The Wine Lover’s Vacation

While Napa Valley deserves to be mentioned on any short list of the country’s top wine destinations, there are several other destinations nationwide that are worthy of merit.

06/10/2014

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Urinating Teen Forces Flushing Of Reservoir

The mix of 38 million gallons of treated water and one teen’s urine has proven unacceptable to Portland officials who plan to flush away the whole lot — the second time in less than three years the city has gone to such lengths to keep its water pure.

04/17/2014

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Best Budget Vacation Destinations

Check out these top five vacation destinations in the U.S. for those on a budget.

04/08/2014

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Ore. Homeowner Thwarts Armed Home Invasion Robber

Police say a 20-year-old resident in north Portland grabbed a shotgun from a home invasion robber, shoved him down the stairs and then stood watch over him until officers arrived.

01/07/2014

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