Portland (Oregon, United States)

Type: City
Name: Portland (Oregon, United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 45.540001
Longitude: -122.660004
population: 540,513
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Can Tiny Houses Solve Homelessness in Portland?

The city of Portland, OR recently announced it is seeking to provide tiny houses to convince people currently residing in Portland’s “tent cities” to relocate to the permanent structures.According to Time.com:An estimated 2,000 of its residents (are) ... [Published Care2 - 1 hour ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

Girl digging on beach dies after sand hole collapses on her

The 9-year-old suffocated despite desperate attempts by beachgoers to try and rescue herA nine-year-old girl has died after a sand hole she was digging collapsed on her at the beach.Isabel Grace Franks was digging a large pit at an Oregon beach on Friday ... [Published Mirror.co.uk - 4 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Court Approves Police Reform Agreement in Portland, Oregon

Today, the United States won court approval of a settlement agreement to reform the ways in which the Portland Oregon Police Bureau ("PPB") interacts with individuals with actual or perceived mental illness. The agreement was entered jointly by the United ... [Published BusinessWeek - 2 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Klamath County Sheriff visits deputy shot in the line of duty at Portland hospital

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Klamath County Sheriff’s Deputy Jason Weber was shot in the face and chest during a traffic stop in Klamath Falls on Wednesday, and authorities arrested the shooting suspect after a nearly 18-hour manhunt.30-year-old William Jack Parkerson ... [Published KMTR NewsSource 16 - 9 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Video: Free Nestora Salgado. One year later - Portland Protest 8.21.14

A protest rally in front of the Mexican Consulate in Portland Ore.A demand to free Nestora Salgado after being held for over one year in solitary, in a Maximum-Security Prison in Mexico.A small group gathered in Portland Oregon around noon on August 21 ... [Published Portland Independent Media Center - 10 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Portland man goes to prison for stabbing girlfriend's ex at Aloha Christmas party

Summary: A Portland man accused of stabbing his girlfriend's ex-husband with a knife at a Christmas party in Aloha last year has been convicted and sentenced in Washington County Circuit Court.The case: Early on Dec. 25, a woman called 911 to report her ... [Published The Hillsboro Argus - 13 hours ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated 15 hours ago - 3 reports

9-year-old girl dies after sand hole collapse at US beach

AUTHORITIES IN THE US state of Oregon are investigating after a 9-year-old girl died on a visit to a beach with her family on Friday.The young girl, named yesterday as Isabel Grace Franks, became trapped after a sand cave collapsed on her in Lincoln City, ... [Published TheJournal.ie - 21 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Two Portland pizzas ranked among the 101 best in the U.S.

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -Two of the best pizza in the U.S. are made in southeast Portland, according to one popular food website.The Daily Meal has released its picks for the 101 best pizzas in America.The annual ranking took 700 pizza places around the country ... [Published KPTV.com - 15 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

accepts federal police reform agreement

View CommentsThe city has accepted a federal judge's ruling that settles a potential civil rights case against the Portland Police Bureau for historically mistreating the mentally ill.The ruling was issued on Friday by U.S. District Court Judge Michael ... [Published Madras Pioneer - 16 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Ducks Roll South Dakota, Beaves Rally Against Portland State

The University of Oregon Ducks kicked off the 2014 football season at home Saturday against the South Dakota Coyotes.Quarterback Marcus Mariota threw for 267 yards and three touchdowns then ran for one more before sitting out the second half, leading ... [Published KLCC - 22 hours ago]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 3 reports

Girl, 9, dead after Lincoln City, Oregon, sand cave collapses

LINCOLN CITY, Ore. -- A 9-year-old girl died Friday after a sand cave collapsed on the Oregon coast, trapping her beneath the sand, CBS Portland affiliate KOIN-TV reports[1].Lincoln City police and North Lincoln Fire and Rescue crews responded to the ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 2 reports

Oregon State Beavers roundup: Top stories previewing opener against Portland State

Miss any of The Oregonian's coverage this week, which previewed Oregon State's season and the opener against Portland State?This will get you up to speed:We raise the curtain on the college football season by asking this question: Is the duo of Oregon ... [Published Oregonian - Aug 30 2014]

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...all parties to reach such a groundbreaking resolution for the citizens of Portland ," said U S Attorney Amanda Marshall for the District of Oregon. "We are very grateful to the court for entering this order, and look forward to continued collaboration with the citycity of Portland, the Portland Police Bureau, the Portland Police Association, the Albina Ministerial Alliance Coalition for Justice and Police Reform , and all citizens of Portland to ensure the letter and the spirit of this agreement are upheld."
Sergeant Weaver said: "When you dig in the sand it keeps falling back in on itself, so it was extremely difficult to get her out."
"His face is swollen horrifically; number one from the gunshot wound, and then the other is from the surgery,” said Sheriff Skrah."
"In effect," the lawsuit argues, "Oracle used its purported expertise, coupled with lies and pressing deadlines, to trap the state and Cover Oregon in a deadly spiral: At each juncture Oracle charged more and Oregon got less."

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Pac-12 round-up — USC, Arizona make big opening... [Published Salt Lake Tribune - 15 hours ago]
Two Portland pizzas ranked among the 101 best i... [Published KPTV.com - 15 hours ago]
Rating the opening-week performances, one throu... [Published Seattle Times - 15 hours ago]
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accepts federal police reform agreement [Published Madras Pioneer - 16 hours ago]
Silverton woman fatally shot, suspect in hospital [Published Greenfield Daily Reporter - 17 hours ago]
Continuous Thread of Resistance [Published Portland Mercury - 17 hours ago]
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Scams, Law School and Otherwise [Published Lawyers, Guns & Money - 21 hours ago]
A for-profit grift mill is shutting down : After years of enrollment losses, Anthem Education, a for-profit chain of colleges and career institutes, filed for bankruptcy Monday. The company has abruptly shut down a number of its campuses, leaving ...
Update: PSU's Mandarin teacher program [Published Global Strategies - Aug 30 2014]
Portland State University's first year class in their new Masters level Mandarin Graduate Teacher Education Program (here) has two students, one in the elementary program and one in the secondary program. Both are Oregon based teacher candidates.PSU hopes ...
Big news: XRAY's progressive talk is about to g... [Published BlueOregon - Aug 30 2014]
Just in time for the fall election season, progressive talk and local music station XRAY.FM is going to get heard in a lot more places in the Portland metro area. Right now, the 91.1 FM signal is fairly weak -- with a range that primarily covers an ...
And the Artists Shortlisted for the 2014 Betty ... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Aug 29 2014]
Courtesy of the artist and Bryan Ohno GalleryKLARA GLOSOVA From the 2014 series Life on the Sidelines, watercolor paintings from the perspective of standing on the sidelines of kid soccer games week in and week out. Good art has proved time and again ...
Thetus and Qbase Announce Partnership [Published PR.com Press Releases - Aug 29 2014]
Portland, OR, August 29, 2014 --( PR.com )-- Portland, Oregon ¾Thetus Corporation and Qbase, LLC today announced a formal partnership to combine expertise in analyzing complex problems in government, energy, supply chain, insider threat, and beyond. ...
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