Portland (Oregon, United States)

Type: City
Name: Portland (Oregon, United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 45.540001
Longitude: -122.660004
population: 540,513
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 2 reports

Evacuations ordered in new W. Oregon wildfire

GASTON, Ore. (AP) - Fire officials say a new wildfire in a rural area west of Portland has burned across more than 200 acres, prompting urgent evacuation notices to more than 30 homes. At least 70 firefighters responded after the fire started Friday ... [Published The Washington Times stories: News - 3 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 4 reports

Toxic algae warning expanded for Oregon's Willamette River

By By | Reuters  –By Courtney SherwoodPORTLAND Ore. (Reuters) - Tests have confirmed that a green film shimmering on the surface of the Willamette River as it flows through Oregon's largest city is caused by toxic algae that can be dangerous to people ... [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - 7 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 2 reports

Feast Portland continues with Oregon Bounty Grand Tasting, featuring top homegrown food and drink

Feast Portland continued its 2014 edition with the Oregon Bounty Grand Tasting, which filled downtown's Pioneer Courthouse Square Friday afternoon with several thousand food enthusiasts and a selection of locally made specialty foods, wine and beer.The ... [Published Oregonian - 8 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 2 reports

Portland forecast: Enjoy summer's last weekend; temperatures drop off the table next week and it will rain

There's an old saying that in Oregon, October is the month when the temperatures drop off the table.Well, get ready for the floor to rise up even earlier next week, forecasters say, when widespread rain appears headed toward the Pacific Northwest starting ... [Published Oregonian - 9 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated 12 hours ago - 5 reports

Activists block tracks near Oregon oil terminal

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Activists opposed to oil train shipments are blockading the tracks that lead to an oil-by-rail terminal on the Columbia River at Port Westward near Clatskanie. Columbia County sheriff's officials confirmed the blockade Thursday, ... [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Sep 19 2014]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 2 reports

IPhone 6 Plus starts to sell out in some U.S. stores

Apple Inc. (AAPL)’s larger iPhone 6 Plus is already selling out at some stores across the U.S.The Apple store on the Upper West Side in Manhattan is out of the iPhone 6 Plus already, even as the line snaked up the block. Some phone carriers’ stores in ... [Published Inland News Today - 13 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 2 reports

Designing the Commute of the Future

By Testing. And Testing Again.How San Francisco Is Designing Its Metro Train of the FutureCityLabThe first San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit (commonly known as BART) trains first appeared more than 40 years ago to great fanfare. They haven't really ... [Published Harvard Business Review - 15 hours ago]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 4 reports

Dog is found 3,000 miles away from home FOUR months later

One lucky pooch is set to return home after going missing for four months and ending up a staggering 3,000 miles away from home!Little Gidget went missing from her home in Pennsylvania, U.S, back in April, and was only recently found in the state of ... [Published Reveal.co.uk - 16 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 2 reports

Home demolition delay recommended; PSU might create campus police force: SE and SW Portland news

Good morning, Southeast and Southwest Portlanders! Happy Friday!Neighborhood news you should know about:Elliot Njus reports a group examining new regulations for home demolitions says all residential tear-downs should be subject to a 35-day delay -- no ... [Published Oregonian - 16 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 2 reports

Four things to know about Feast Portland and Portland dining on Friday

Feast Portland continues Friday with two main events, three dinner series events and three tasting panels. The weather forecast improves for Friday's outdoor events, with partly cloudy skies forecast today and tonight and, fingers crossed, no rain pr ... [Published Oregonian - 18 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 4 reports

Dog found in Oregon heading back to Pennsylvania

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Gidget is going back to Pennsylvania. A Jack Russell terrier that somehow ended up in Oregon more than four months after she went missing from her home near Philadelphia is going to be flown back to the Keystone State. A ... [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 3 reports

Long lines for Cabela's opening in Portland area

We also have more stories about:(click the phrases to see a list)Places:TUALATIN, Oregon — Lines formed early as excited shoppers prepared for Thursday's grand opening of a Cabela's store in the Portland area.Hours before doors opened, the line wrapped ... [Published Greenfield Daily Reporter - Sep 18 2014]

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...Graham was in that vehicle," said Detective Sgt. Jim Mooney of Charlotteville police. Police called Friday's developments a "major break in the search for the missing student. Graham, 18, has been missing for nearly a week. Read »"
...m. Friday. "She started cussing and bad talking, and talking about how I messed with the wrong one and she's from Chicago," the resident explained. "I was like, 'Listen, it's no big deal. I just need you to move your vehicle. You don't need to take it further, but if you want to take it further, let me know.'" Read »
"Their eyes are mostly open now, and they're moving around a lot" said Laura Weiner, senior keeper for the zoo's Africa area. "They're still kind of wobbly, but very active."

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Oregon Zoo's lion cubs healthy, thriving [Published KPTV.com - 4 hours ago]
Growing King Fire burns mor ethan 70,000 acres,... [Published KGO San Francisco - 4 hours ago]
Obituary: Marie Rita (Clare) Webb-Bowen, Septem... [Published Curry County Reporter - 5 hours ago]
Quirky World... LONELY MAN MADE REPEATED 911 CALLS [Published Irish Examiner - 6 hours ago]
Toxic algae warning expanded for Oregon's Willa... [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - 7 hours ago]
Toxic algae warning expanded for Oregon's Willa... [Published Reuters: Environment - 7 hours ago]
Dog found 3,000 miles away to be flown home to ... [Published News.net - 7 hours ago]
Evacuations ordered in W. Oregon wildfire [Published The Washington Times stories: News - 7 hours ago]
Oregon preparing for Washington State’s air attack [Published Seattle Times - 7 hours ago]
Missing Jack Russell Terrier From Pa. Turns Up ... [Published KDKA - 7 hours ago]
Juvenile department leader expresses concern, s... [Published Register-Guard - 8 hours ago]
Feast Portland continues with Oregon Bounty Gra... [Published Oregonian - 8 hours ago]
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Preparedness in Portland [Published TechNet Blogs - 10 hours ago]
By Molly Bull, Senior Communications Manager, Microsoft Disaster Response If you’ve ever been to Portland, Oregon, you likely witnessed not only a city of roses, but a city of cyclists.  Portlanders seem to be as likely to have a bicycle as they ...
iPhone 6/Plus case roundup: Best cases at the b... [Published 9 to 5 Mac - 11 hours ago]
With iPhone 6 and 6 Plus officially going on sale today through Apple retail and partners, a lot of you on the hunt for a new case. We’ve been keeping track of announcements from the notable case makers and below put together our updated list ...
Designing the Commute of the Future [Published HBR Blog Network - 16 hours ago]
By Testing. And Testing Again. How San Francisco Is Designing Its Metro Train of the Future CityLab The first San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit (commonly known as BART) trains first appeared more than 40 years ago to great fanfare. They haven't ...
iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus debut draws frenzied Ap... [Published Financial Post | Business » FP Tech Desk - 19 hours ago]
Apple Inc.’s stores attracted long lines of shoppers on Friday for the debut of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, indicating healthy demand for the bigger-screen smartphones. The new iPhones went on sale today in Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore, Japan, ...
The Daily Agenda for Friday, September 19 [Published Box Turtle Bulletin - Sep 19 2014]
TODAY’S AGENDA: Pride Celebrations This Weekend: Austin, TX ; Dallas, TX ; Enid, OK ; Pasadena, CA ; Peterborough, ON ; Provo, UT ; St. Cloud, MN ; Valdosta, GA . Other Events This Weekend: Everybody’s Perfect 3 LGBTIQ Film Festival , ...
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Portland, Oregon flushes water reservoir after ... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Apr 17 2014]
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