SALEM, Ore. — Governor Kate Brown signed a bill on Tuesday that will allow adults 21 and over to temporarily buy recreational marijuana at established medical pot dispensaries starting on October 1st, nearly a full year sooner than expected.
The Oregon Senate and House approved an amendment in June that allows the purchase of a quarter ounce of dried weed, seeds and plant starts, …
BEAVERTON, Ore. — Several hundred anti-abortion activists lined the street corners near a Planned Parenthood clinic on Tuesday morning after undercover video was leaked of the organization selling parts of tiny unborn babies.
“The newest video released today showed them actually picking through a tiny arm and leg and negotiating prices,” said college student Melodie Durett. She’s calling for an official investigation.
PORTLAND, Ore. — A man is in bad shape after he was hit by a car at Russell Street and Mississippi Avenue in North Portland just before noon on Monday near where he works.
44-year-old Angel Marquez of Sandy is an employee at Widmer Brothers Brewing. He was taken to the hospital in serious condition with traumatic injuries.
Investigators say Marquez was in a …
NEW YORK — The Boy Scouts of America have ended a blanket ban on gay adult leaders while allowing church-sponsored Scout units to maintain the exclusion because of their faith.
The new policy, aimed at easing a controversy that embroiled the Boy Scouts for years and threatened the organization with lawsuits, takes effect immediately. It was approved Monday by the BSA’s …
PORTLAND, Ore. — More than a half-million Dodge Ram pick-up trucks and other vehicles have been recalled by Fiat Chrysler because of a defect with the steering. It’s the top-selling pick-up truck in Oregon.
The model years in question include trucks made between 2008 and 2012.
The Italian-American automaker must offer to buy back the vehicles from customers. It’s the biggest such …